Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 36 47
Rank change year-on-year -3 +11 +45
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 50 39 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 7.16% 5.86% 5.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.50% 39.00% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 57 39 44
Portsmouth median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +41.67%
10th Percentile £23,650 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £51,750 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% -5.88% +6.25%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 137 100 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 19.63% 15.02% 13.52%
Number of salaries quoted 128 97 101
Portsmouth median annual salary £28,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.97% -3.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £22,675 £28,450 £24,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £54,250 £54,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% -3.57% +1.20%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Portsmouth

Firewall
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Portsmouth

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 31 (62.00%) LAN
1 31 (62.00%) WAN
2 30 (60.00%) Cisco
3 23 (46.00%) Active Directory
4 22 (44.00%) Windows
4 22 (44.00%) Windows Server
5 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
6 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 20 (40.00%) VPN
6 20 (40.00%) VMware
6 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (40.00%) Windows 10
7 18 (36.00%) Security Cleared
7 18 (36.00%) VoIP
7 18 (36.00%) ITIL
7 18 (36.00%) SLA
8 16 (32.00%) Service Delivery
9 15 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (30.00%) Linux
9 15 (30.00%) DNS
9 15 (30.00%) SC Cleared
10 14 (28.00%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (26.00%) Finance
11 13 (26.00%) DHCP
11 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (20.00%) VLAN
14 9 (18.00%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (18.00%) Wireless
14 9 (18.00%) CCNA

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 4 (8.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) SAP Portal
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Office 365
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) IaaS
3 1 (2.00%) PaaS
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (62.00%) LAN
1 31 (62.00%) WAN
2 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 20 (40.00%) VPN
3 18 (36.00%) VoIP
4 15 (30.00%) DNS
5 14 (28.00%) Wi-Fi
6 13 (26.00%) DHCP
7 10 (20.00%) VLAN
8 9 (18.00%) Wireless
9 7 (14.00%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (14.00%) NetScaler
9 7 (14.00%) Network Security
10 6 (12.00%) IP Telephony
11 4 (8.00%) BGP
11 4 (8.00%) EIGRP
11 4 (8.00%) Ethernet
11 4 (8.00%) MPLS
11 4 (8.00%) OSPF
11 4 (8.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Automotive
4 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 12 (24.00%) Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Support Analyst
4 10 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 10 (20.00%) Network Engineer
5 9 (18.00%) IT Support
6 7 (14.00%) Service Desk Support
7 6 (12.00%) Firewall Engineer
8 5 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
8 5 (10.00%) Team Leader
9 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 4 (8.00%) Field Engineer
9 4 (8.00%) Head of Networks
10 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
10 3 (6.00%) Network Field Engineer
11 2 (4.00%) Administrator
11 2 (4.00%) Consultant
11 2 (4.00%) IT Engineer
11 2 (4.00%) Junior Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) Ajax
2 1 (2.00%) CSS
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) JSON
2 1 (2.00%) REST
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) Windows
1 22 (44.00%) Windows Server
2 20 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (30.00%) Linux
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (14.00%) Ubuntu
7 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.00%) SUSE
9 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) ITIL
2 16 (32.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (18.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (16.00%) Problem Management
5 7 (14.00%) ITIL V3
5 7 (14.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 5 (10.00%) Statistics
7 4 (8.00%) Business Continuity
7 4 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (8.00%) Demand Management
7 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.00%) Fault Management
7 4 (8.00%) ITSM
7 4 (8.00%) Network Design
7 4 (8.00%) Network Management
7 4 (8.00%) Performance Management
7 4 (8.00%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.00%) CCNA
4 8 (16.00%) DV Cleared
5 6 (12.00%) CCNP
6 5 (10.00%) Degree
7 4 (8.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (36.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (46.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) UAG
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) HP SIM
1 5 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) Cisco
2 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (40.00%) VMware
4 9 (18.00%) Palo Alto
5 7 (14.00%) F5
6 5 (10.00%) HP
6 5 (10.00%) Juniper
6 5 (10.00%) Symantec
7 4 (8.00%) Aerohive Networks
7 4 (8.00%) Avaya
8 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.00%) Remedy
9 2 (4.00%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.00%) Dell
10 1 (2.00%) Meraki
10 1 (2.00%) NETGEAR
10 1 (2.00%) SAP
10 1 (2.00%) Veeam