Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 41 68
Rank change year-on-year -18 +27 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 16 59 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.33% 5.98% 3.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.91% 42.75% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 49
Northampton median annual salary £47,500 £29,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.66% -25.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,500 £25,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £45,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.67%

Firewall is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 115 138 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 16.76% 14.00% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 80 77 179
Northampton median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,225 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £50,500 £59,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +9.59%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Northampton

Firewall
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall in Northampton.

Salary trend for Firewall in Northampton

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Northampton over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 9 (56.25%) VPN
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) MPLS
2 8 (50.00%) OSPF
2 8 (50.00%) BGP
2 8 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 8 (50.00%) Wireless
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (37.50%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) LAN
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) SCCM
5 4 (25.00%) Office 365
5 4 (25.00%) CCVP
5 4 (25.00%) CCNA
5 4 (25.00%) CCSP
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) Juniper
5 4 (25.00%) SAN
5 4 (25.00%) Motorola
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) DNS

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) VPN
2 8 (50.00%) BGP
2 8 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 8 (50.00%) MPLS
2 8 (50.00%) OSPF
2 8 (50.00%) Wireless
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (37.50%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (12.50%) Internet
7 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
7 2 (12.50%) NX-OS
7 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior IT Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Office 365 Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) VMWare Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 2 (12.50%) IT Strategy
1 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (12.50%) Migration
1 2 (12.50%) Multichannel Retail
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CCNP
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCNA
2 4 (25.00%) CCSP
2 4 (25.00%) CCVP
3 3 (18.75%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) Juniper
3 4 (25.00%) Motorola
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) EqualLogic
5 2 (12.50%) McAfee
5 2 (12.50%) NetApp
5 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 2 (12.50%) Veeam
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft