The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Firewall Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Engineer
Rank 556 523 535
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 65 77 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 54 41
Median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 -
Firewall Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48407 47998 47631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.98% 94.77% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 31930 29619 29578
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1378 1922 1987
Median hourly rate £17.89 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.20% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Firewall Engineer in the job title.

Firewall Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Firewall Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Firewall Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Firewall Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Firewall Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Firewall Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Firewall Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Firewall Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +7 24 £375 +7.14% 1
London -28 24 £400 +14.28% 5
North West +3 10 £325 +30.00% 2
South West -1 2 - - 2
Yorkshire -6 2 £475 +35.71%
West Midlands -17 2 £375 +15.38%
Firewall Engineer
UK

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Firewall Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Firewall Engineer in the job title.

1 116 (100.00%) Firewall
2 98 (84.48%) Cisco
3 59 (50.86%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (43.97%) Cisco ASA
5 43 (37.07%) WAN
6 42 (36.21%) CCNP
6 42 (36.21%) Network Security
7 39 (33.62%) LAN
8 36 (31.03%) VoIP
9 35 (30.17%) CheckPoint
10 31 (26.72%) VPN
10 31 (26.72%) Wireless
11 30 (25.86%) CCNA
12 24 (20.69%) TCP/IP
13 22 (18.97%) BGP
14 20 (17.24%) Juniper
14 20 (17.24%) Security Cleared
15 19 (16.38%) SC Cleared
15 19 (16.38%) Palo Alto
16 16 (13.79%) OSPF
17 15 (12.93%) Data Centre
18 14 (12.07%) EIGRP
18 14 (12.07%) DNS
19 13 (11.21%) Windows
19 13 (11.21%) Migration
19 13 (11.21%) Fortinet
20 12 (10.34%) Finance
21 11 (9.48%) FortiGate
21 11 (9.48%) Cisco Nexus
22 10 (8.62%) Load Balancing

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (0.86%) Apache
1 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.86%) IIS
1 1 (0.86%) JBoss
1 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) MS Office
2 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (0.86%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 116 (100.00%) Firewall
2 51 (43.97%) Cisco ASA
3 43 (37.07%) WAN
4 42 (36.21%) Network Security
5 39 (33.62%) LAN
6 36 (31.03%) VoIP
7 31 (26.72%) VPN
7 31 (26.72%) Wireless
8 24 (20.69%) TCP/IP
9 22 (18.97%) BGP
10 16 (13.79%) OSPF
11 14 (12.07%) DNS
11 14 (12.07%) EIGRP
12 11 (9.48%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (8.62%) MPLS
14 9 (7.76%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (6.90%) DHCP
15 8 (6.90%) Internet
15 8 (6.90%) SSH
15 8 (6.90%) Telnet
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Maven
General
1 12 (10.34%) Finance
2 4 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.59%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.59%) Legal
4 1 (0.86%) Automotive
4 1 (0.86%) Local Government
4 1 (0.86%) Marketing
4 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.72%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.72%) CGI
1 2 (1.72%) OCX
1 2 (1.72%) XML
2 1 (0.86%) .NET
2 1 (0.86%) RESTful
2 1 (0.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.93%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.59%) Statistics
4 2 (1.72%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.72%) IVR
4 2 (1.72%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.86%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.86%) DataPower
5 1 (0.86%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.86%) Informatics
5 1 (0.86%) iPad
5 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.86%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.86%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.21%) Windows
2 9 (7.76%) Linux
3 6 (5.17%) Unix
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.86%) Android
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (11.21%) Migration
2 10 (8.62%) Load Balancing
3 8 (6.90%) ITIL
3 8 (6.90%) Service Delivery
4 5 (4.31%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (3.45%) Change Control
5 4 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (2.59%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (2.59%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (2.59%) Security Operations
6 3 (2.59%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (2.59%) Service Management
6 3 (2.59%) Web Filtering
7 2 (1.72%) Coaching
7 2 (1.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (1.72%) Network Management
7 2 (1.72%) Patch Management
7 2 (1.72%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (1.72%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.59%) Perl
2 2 (1.72%) Python
3 1 (0.86%) Java
3 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 59 (50.86%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (36.21%) CCNP
3 30 (25.86%) CCNA
4 20 (17.24%) Security Cleared
5 19 (16.38%) SC Cleared
6 7 (6.03%) CCIE
7 6 (5.17%) Check Point Certification
7 6 (5.17%) JNCIA
8 4 (3.45%) Degree
9 3 (2.59%) CCSA
10 2 (1.72%) CCSE
10 2 (1.72%) CISM
10 2 (1.72%) CISSP
10 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.86%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) COBIT
2 1 (0.86%) ISO27002
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.86%) Snort
3 1 (0.86%) vCloud
3 1 (0.86%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (9.48%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.72%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.86%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.86%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.86%) OpenNMS
4 1 (0.86%) Proventia
4 1 (0.86%) vMotion
Vendors
1 98 (84.48%) Cisco
2 35 (30.17%) CheckPoint
3 20 (17.24%) Juniper
4 19 (16.38%) Palo Alto
5 13 (11.21%) Fortinet
6 8 (6.90%) F5
7 7 (6.03%) Aruba
8 5 (4.31%) Nortel
9 4 (3.45%) Citrix
9 4 (3.45%) Forcepoint
9 4 (3.45%) Mitel
9 4 (3.45%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.45%) Tufin
10 3 (2.59%) AlgoSec
10 3 (2.59%) HP
10 3 (2.59%) Intel Security
10 3 (2.59%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.59%) VMware
11 2 (1.72%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.72%) Symantec
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