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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Engineer
Rank 519 542 539
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 106 77 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 57 26
Median daily rate £375 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £170 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £41.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +106.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +106.25%
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
46717 48225 45605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.81% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30823 30939 28425
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1380 1834 1871
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +17 35 £375 - 1
London +6 35 £400 +40.35% 2
South West +7 11 £363 - 1
Yorkshire +7 8 £328 -6.42%
North West -6 8 £400 +88.23%
West Midlands -35 4 £350 +10.95% 2
East of England +10 2 £400 +6.66%
East Midlands +6 1 £250 -37.50%
North East - 1 £420 -
Firewall Engineer
UK

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 161 (100.00%) Firewall
2 134 (83.23%) Cisco
3 96 (59.63%) Cisco Certification
4 75 (46.58%) CCNP
4 75 (46.58%) Cisco ASA
5 73 (45.34%) CheckPoint
6 70 (43.48%) Network Security
7 55 (34.16%) WAN
8 52 (32.30%) CCNA
9 49 (30.43%) LAN
10 43 (26.71%) Security Cleared
11 40 (24.84%) VPN
11 40 (24.84%) Wireless
12 39 (24.22%) VoIP
12 39 (24.22%) SC Cleared
12 39 (24.22%) Palo Alto
13 31 (19.25%) TCP/IP
13 31 (19.25%) Juniper
14 28 (17.39%) FortiGate
15 26 (16.15%) BGP
16 24 (14.91%) Fortinet
17 21 (13.04%) OSPF
18 17 (10.56%) EIGRP
18 17 (10.56%) CCIE
19 16 (9.94%) Linux
19 16 (9.94%) MPLS
19 16 (9.94%) Finance
20 15 (9.32%) Windows
21 14 (8.70%) Data Centre
22 13 (8.07%) AlgoSec

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 (0.62%) Apache
1 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.62%) IIS
1 1 (0.62%) JBoss
1 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.86%) PaaS
1 3 (1.86%) SaaS
2 2 (1.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 161 (100.00%) Firewall
2 75 (46.58%) Cisco ASA
3 70 (43.48%) Network Security
4 55 (34.16%) WAN
5 49 (30.43%) LAN
6 40 (24.84%) VPN
6 40 (24.84%) Wireless
7 39 (24.22%) VoIP
8 31 (19.25%) TCP/IP
9 26 (16.15%) BGP
10 21 (13.04%) OSPF
11 17 (10.56%) EIGRP
12 16 (9.94%) MPLS
13 12 (7.45%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (7.45%) IP Telephony
14 11 (6.83%) DNS
15 10 (6.21%) SNMP
15 10 (6.21%) VLAN
16 9 (5.59%) Wi-Fi
17 7 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Maven
General
1 16 (9.94%) Finance
2 10 (6.21%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.35%) Banking
4 4 (2.48%) Legal
4 4 (2.48%) Retail
5 2 (1.24%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.24%) Marketing
6 1 (0.62%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) Automotive
6 1 (0.62%) Electronics
6 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.48%) OCX
2 2 (1.24%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.24%) CGI
2 2 (1.24%) XML
3 1 (0.62%) .NET
3 1 (0.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.48%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.86%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.24%) EMV
5 2 (1.24%) iPad
5 2 (1.24%) IVR
5 2 (1.24%) Statistics
5 2 (1.24%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.62%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.62%) DataPower
6 1 (0.62%) Health Informatics
6 1 (0.62%) Informatics
6 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.62%) NHS
6 1 (0.62%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.62%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (0.62%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.94%) Linux
2 15 (9.32%) Windows
3 6 (3.73%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.11%) Unix
5 2 (1.24%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.24%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (8.07%) Migration
2 9 (5.59%) ITIL
2 9 (5.59%) Load Balancing
3 7 (4.35%) Patch Management
4 6 (3.73%) Change Control
4 6 (3.73%) SIEM
5 5 (3.11%) Service Delivery
5 5 (3.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (2.48%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (2.48%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (2.48%) Network Design
6 4 (2.48%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (2.48%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (2.48%) Project Management
6 4 (2.48%) Web Filtering
7 3 (1.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (1.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 3 (1.86%) Network Management
7 3 (1.86%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 2 (1.24%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.24%) Perl
2 1 (0.62%) Java
2 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 96 (59.63%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (46.58%) CCNP
3 52 (32.30%) CCNA
4 43 (26.71%) Security Cleared
5 39 (24.22%) SC Cleared
6 17 (10.56%) CCIE
7 10 (6.21%) CCSE
8 8 (4.97%) Degree
8 8 (4.97%) JNCIA
9 6 (3.73%) Check Point Certification
10 5 (3.11%) JNCIE
10 5 (3.11%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.86%) CCA
11 3 (1.86%) CCSA
11 3 (1.86%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.24%) CCSP
12 2 (1.24%) CISSP
12 2 (1.24%) MCSA
12 2 (1.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.11%) SLA
2 2 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.24%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.86%) vSphere
1 3 (1.86%) XenApp
2 1 (0.62%) Snort
2 1 (0.62%) vCloud
2 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (17.39%) FortiGate
2 6 (3.73%) OpenView
3 5 (3.11%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.86%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.62%) Nagios
5 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.62%) OpenNMS
5 1 (0.62%) Proventia
5 1 (0.62%) vMotion
Vendors
1 134 (83.23%) Cisco
2 73 (45.34%) CheckPoint
3 39 (24.22%) Palo Alto
4 31 (19.25%) Juniper
5 24 (14.91%) Fortinet
6 13 (8.07%) AlgoSec
6 13 (8.07%) Tufin
7 10 (6.21%) F5
8 8 (4.97%) Aruba
9 7 (4.35%) HP
10 6 (3.73%) Citrix
10 6 (3.73%) Splunk
11 5 (3.11%) Forcepoint
11 5 (3.11%) Intel Security
11 5 (3.11%) Mitel
11 5 (3.11%) Nortel
12 4 (2.48%) Meraki
12 4 (2.48%) Riverbed
12 4 (2.48%) VMware
13 3 (1.86%) Huawei
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