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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 34 32 43
Rank change year-on-year -2 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 17 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 5.36% 5.73% 4.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.46% 34.88% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 14
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -18.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £53,000 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 41 43 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 12.93% 16.41% 19.16%
Number of salaries quoted 33 41 56
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Portsmouth

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 13 (50.00%) VPN
2 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
4 10 (38.46%) CCNA
4 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (34.62%) Juniper
5 9 (34.62%) LAN
5 9 (34.62%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (30.77%) Wireless
6 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
6 8 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (30.77%) Web Filtering
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (26.92%) Marketing
7 7 (26.92%) Degree
7 7 (26.92%) VoIP
8 6 (23.08%) ITIL
8 6 (23.08%) Windows
8 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 6 (23.08%) VMware
8 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (23.08%) Driving Licence
9 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
9 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (19.23%) Product Management
9 5 (19.23%) Network Security
9 5 (19.23%) IPsec
9 5 (19.23%) Internet
9 5 (19.23%) SSL

Firewall
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 3 (11.54%) IaaS
2 3 (11.54%) PaaS
2 3 (11.54%) SaaS
3 1 (3.85%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) VPN
2 9 (34.62%) LAN
2 9 (34.62%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (30.77%) Wireless
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (26.92%) VoIP
5 5 (19.23%) Internet
5 5 (19.23%) IPsec
5 5 (19.23%) Network Security
5 5 (19.23%) SSL
6 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 4 (15.38%) WAN
7 2 (7.69%) Broadband
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (7.69%) ISDN
8 1 (3.85%) DHCP
8 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Finance
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Network Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Chief Technical Officer
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Network Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Network Support
3 3 (11.54%) Network Support Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Chief Technology Officer
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Driving Licence
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) e-Health
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.85%) Debian
4 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
1 8 (30.77%) Web Filtering
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
3 5 (19.23%) Product Management
4 4 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (15.38%) Open Source
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (15.38%) Threat Management
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.54%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (11.54%) Network Design
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) Presales
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 10 (38.46%) CCNA
3 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (26.92%) Degree
5 4 (15.38%) MBA
6 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) CCDP
7 2 (7.69%) CCNP
7 2 (7.69%) JNCIA
7 2 (7.69%) JNCIE
7 2 (7.69%) JNCIP
7 2 (7.69%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) Firmware
4 1 (3.85%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SmoothWall
2 2 (7.69%) TrustSec
3 1 (3.85%) Nagios
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) Juniper
3 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 6 (23.08%) VMware
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) Citrix
6 3 (11.54%) Meraki
6 3 (11.54%) Palo Alto
7 2 (7.69%) F5
7 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
7 2 (7.69%) IronPort
8 1 (3.85%) Google
8 1 (3.85%) IBM
8 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (3.85%) SAP
8 1 (3.85%) Veeam
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago