The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
London / Croydon
Rank 7 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Firewall 35 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 15.63% 4.04% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 67.31% 31.03% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 0
Median daily rate £473 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £371
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.88 £23.75 £23.44
% change year-on-year
-12.10% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 23.21% 13.00% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 12
Median daily rate £475 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £260 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £465 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Firewall across the Croydon region.

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Croydon region.

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 55 (76.39%) Security Cleared
2 51 (70.83%) SC Cleared
3 42 (58.33%) VMware
4 38 (52.78%) Cisco
5 30 (41.67%) WAN
6 28 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (38.89%) Puppet
7 27 (37.50%) Security Operations
8 26 (36.11%) LAN
9 25 (34.72%) VPN
9 25 (34.72%) Jenkins
10 23 (31.94%) Ansible
10 23 (31.94%) Docker
10 23 (31.94%) Identity Access Management
11 22 (30.56%) PCI DSS
12 20 (27.78%) Bash Shell
12 20 (27.78%) DevOps
12 20 (27.78%) AlienVault
13 19 (26.39%) Kubernetes
14 18 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
14 18 (25.00%) vSphere
14 18 (25.00%) SIEM
14 18 (25.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 18 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
14 18 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (25.00%) Nessus
14 18 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 18 (25.00%) DNS
14 18 (25.00%) TCP/IP
14 18 (25.00%) LDAP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 12 (16.67%) Apache
1 12 (16.67%) nginx
2 11 (15.28%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.56%) Confluence
5 2 (2.78%) Jetty
5 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.78%) WildFly
6 1 (1.39%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.06%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.94%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (41.67%) WAN
2 26 (36.11%) LAN
3 25 (34.72%) VPN
4 18 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (25.00%) DNS
4 18 (25.00%) LDAP
4 18 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 16 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
6 12 (16.67%) SSL
7 10 (13.89%) SNMP
8 9 (12.50%) Network Security
9 8 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (8.33%) Wireless
11 5 (6.94%) MPLS
11 5 (6.94%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (6.94%) VLAN
12 4 (5.56%) BGP
12 4 (5.56%) IPsec
12 4 (5.56%) OSPF
12 4 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (13.89%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.94%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.78%) MySQL
6 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (34.72%) Jenkins
2 14 (19.44%) JIRA
3 13 (18.06%) Git (software)
4 10 (13.89%) Bitbucket
5 9 (12.50%) Maven
6 2 (2.78%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.39%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.39%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Architect
2 13 (18.06%) Network Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Cloud Architect
4 9 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (11.11%) AWS Architect
5 8 (11.11%) Consultant
5 8 (11.11%) Security Manager
6 7 (9.72%) DevOps Consultant
6 7 (9.72%) Security Consultant
7 6 (8.33%) Administrator
7 6 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.33%) Operational Security Manager
7 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Security Operations Manager
7 6 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.94%) Active Directory Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 10 (13.89%) ELK Stack
3 5 (6.94%) Web Services
4 2 (2.78%) LAMP
4 2 (2.78%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (2.78%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) PKI
2 11 (15.28%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.94%) Clustering
3 5 (6.94%) Replication
4 3 (4.17%) Spread Betting
5 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Linux
1 13 (18.06%) Windows
1 13 (18.06%) Windows Server
2 11 (15.28%) CentOS
3 10 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 5 (6.94%) Unix
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Security Operations
2 23 (31.94%) Identity Access Management
3 20 (27.78%) DevOps
4 18 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 18 (25.00%) SIEM
5 16 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (16.67%) Patch Management
6 12 (16.67%) Server Building
7 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (13.89%) Network Management
9 8 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (9.72%) ITIL
10 7 (9.72%) Load Balancing
11 6 (8.33%) Network Architecture
11 6 (8.33%) Network Security Management
11 6 (8.33%) Security Management
12 5 (6.94%) High Availability
12 5 (6.94%) Migration
12 5 (6.94%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.78%) Bash Shell
2 12 (16.67%) Python
3 10 (13.89%) Java
4 7 (9.72%) C
5 5 (6.94%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (76.39%) Security Cleared
2 51 (70.83%) SC Cleared
3 13 (18.06%) DV Cleared
4 11 (15.28%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (11.11%) BC Cleared
7 7 (9.72%) CCIE
7 7 (9.72%) CCNA
7 7 (9.72%) CCNP
7 7 (9.72%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (8.33%) MCSA
9 4 (5.56%) MCITP
9 4 (5.56%) MCP
9 4 (5.56%) MCSE
9 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (4.17%) CCDP
11 2 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (30.56%) PCI DSS
2 18 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (18.06%) RMADS
4 5 (6.94%) Government Security Classifications
5 2 (2.78%) QA
6 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (31.94%) Docker
3 18 (25.00%) vSphere
4 11 (15.28%) Active Directory
5 8 (11.11%) KVM
6 6 (8.33%) VMware ESX
7 5 (6.94%) Terminal Services
8 4 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (2.78%) vCloud
10 2 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (38.89%) Puppet
2 23 (31.94%) Ansible
3 19 (26.39%) Kubernetes
4 18 (25.00%) Nessus
4 18 (25.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 16 (22.22%) yum
6 14 (19.44%) Terraform
7 13 (18.06%) ZABBIX
8 10 (13.89%) Consul
8 10 (13.89%) Packer
8 10 (13.89%) Rsyslog
9 7 (9.72%) Rancher
10 3 (4.17%) FortiGate
11 2 (2.78%) HAProxy
12 1 (1.39%) Kibana
12 1 (1.39%) logstash
Vendors
1 42 (58.33%) VMware
2 38 (52.78%) Cisco
3 20 (27.78%) AlienVault
4 14 (19.44%) Atlassian
4 14 (19.44%) Oracle
5 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
6 10 (13.89%) AppDynamics
6 10 (13.89%) CA
6 10 (13.89%) CheckPoint
7 8 (11.11%) Juniper
7 8 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 7 (9.72%) Palo Alto
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