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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 43 46
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.57% 3.90% 4.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 32.81% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 21
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% -1.19%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 58 64 120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 15.18% 11.90% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 41 44 89
Median salary £32,750 £36,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.27% -18.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton citing Firewall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 18 (81.82%) LAN
2 17 (77.27%) WAN
3 14 (63.64%) Cisco
4 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (50.00%) SAN
6 10 (45.45%) CCNP
6 10 (45.45%) CCNA
7 8 (36.36%) CISSP
7 8 (36.36%) Information Security
8 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
8 7 (31.82%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (31.82%) SCCM
8 7 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (27.27%) NX-OS
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
9 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (27.27%) SIEM
9 6 (27.27%) CompTIA Security+
9 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (27.27%) IT Strategy
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco Prime
9 6 (27.27%) Security+ Certification
9 6 (27.27%) Migration
9 6 (27.27%) VLAN
9 6 (27.27%) Wireshark
10 5 (22.73%) VMware
10 5 (22.73%) Microsoft

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 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) LAN
2 17 (77.27%) WAN
3 11 (50.00%) SAN
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (27.27%) NX-OS
4 6 (27.27%) VLAN
4 6 (27.27%) Wireshark
5 3 (13.64%) DNS
6 2 (9.09%) Internet
7 1 (4.55%) DHCP
7 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Security Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Information Security Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Information Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) IT Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior IT Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Information Security
2 7 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (31.82%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 6 (27.27%) IT Strategy
3 6 (27.27%) Migration
3 6 (27.27%) SIEM
4 4 (18.18%) B2B
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Matrix Management
4 4 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (45.45%) CCNA
2 10 (45.45%) CCNP
3 8 (36.36%) CISSP
4 6 (27.27%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (27.27%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (4.55%) CEH
5 1 (4.55%) CISA
5 1 (4.55%) MCITP
5 1 (4.55%) MCP
5 1 (4.55%) MCSA
5 1 (4.55%) MCSE
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) SCCM
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (22.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) NetApp
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) Google
4 2 (9.09%) hybris
4 2 (9.09%) Veeam
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