The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 45 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing Firewall 51 59 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.10% 4.52% 4.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.89% 21.15% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 33
Median daily rate £440 £394 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.74% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £251 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £445 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% +25.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.25 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+53.26% +24.32%
Firewall
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
233 279 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.71% 21.38% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 155 89
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £216 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 20
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.38% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £12.22 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.15 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Firewall
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Firewall Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 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
Redhill - 6 £380 -
Guildford +10 5 £400 +1.58% 3
Leatherhead +5 5 £450 -18.18% 4
Staines -21 4 £613 +53.12%
Epsom -3 2 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 - -
Tadworth - 2 - -
Egham - 1 £310 - 1
Woking - 1 £375 - 1
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 77 (55.00%) Cisco
2 52 (37.14%) WAN
3 51 (36.43%) LAN
4 46 (32.86%) Linux
5 43 (30.71%) Windows
6 41 (29.29%) ITIL
7 38 (27.14%) VPN
8 37 (26.43%) Juniper
9 34 (24.29%) TCP/IP
10 33 (23.57%) CheckPoint
11 32 (22.86%) Palo Alto
12 30 (21.43%) SSL
12 30 (21.43%) Active Directory
13 29 (20.71%) Data Centre
14 28 (20.00%) Network Security
15 27 (19.29%) VMware
15 27 (19.29%) Blue Coat
16 26 (18.57%) Cisco Certification
16 26 (18.57%) DNS
17 25 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
18 24 (17.14%) IPsec
19 23 (16.43%) Finance
19 23 (16.43%) DHCP
20 22 (15.71%) Information Security
20 22 (15.71%) Load Balancing
21 21 (15.00%) SAN
21 21 (15.00%) Security Cleared
21 21 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
22 20 (14.29%) Internet
22 20 (14.29%) Wireless

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (4.29%) Apache
2 4 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.14%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.43%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.71%) JBoss
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.86%) MS Office
3 3 (2.14%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.57%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (7.86%) IaaS
3 11 (7.86%) PaaS
4 5 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (3.57%) SaaS
5 4 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.86%) Route 53
5 4 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (2.14%) Office 365
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 52 (37.14%) WAN
2 51 (36.43%) LAN
3 38 (27.14%) VPN
4 34 (24.29%) TCP/IP
5 30 (21.43%) SSL
6 28 (20.00%) Network Security
7 26 (18.57%) DNS
8 24 (17.14%) IPsec
9 23 (16.43%) DHCP
10 21 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (15.00%) SAN
11 20 (14.29%) Internet
11 20 (14.29%) Wireless
12 17 (12.14%) Cisco Nexus
12 17 (12.14%) MPLS
13 12 (8.57%) SSH
14 10 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (6.43%) BGP
15 9 (6.43%) Ethernet
16 8 (5.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.57%) MySQL
1 5 (3.57%) NoSQL
1 5 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.43%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.43%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.14%) JIRA
2 3 (2.14%) Maven
2 3 (2.14%) Subversion
3 2 (1.43%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.43%) IntelliJ
3 2 (1.43%) JUnit
4 1 (0.71%) Ant
4 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (16.43%) Finance
2 6 (4.29%) Banking
3 5 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 5 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.14%) Retail
5 2 (1.43%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) Billing
6 1 (0.71%) Games
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 28 (20.00%) Analyst
3 27 (19.29%) Architect
4 21 (15.00%) Network Analyst
5 19 (13.57%) Security Analyst
6 16 (11.43%) Network Security Analyst
7 10 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
7 10 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
7 10 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
7 10 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.14%) Security Architect
7 10 (7.14%) Security Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Cisco Analyst
8 9 (6.43%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 8 (5.71%) Support Engineer
10 7 (5.00%) Cisco Security Analyst
10 7 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
11 6 (4.29%) Cloud Architect
11 6 (4.29%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (4.29%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.43%) Web Services
2 6 (4.29%) SOAP
3 5 (3.57%) XML
4 3 (2.14%) RESTful
4 3 (2.14%) SAML
5 2 (1.43%) Java EE
5 2 (1.43%) LAMP
5 2 (1.43%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.71%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.71%) boto
6 1 (0.71%) COM
6 1 (0.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.71%) Data Centre
2 19 (13.57%) Management Information System
3 16 (11.43%) RSA SecurID
4 9 (6.43%) Client/Server
5 7 (5.00%) PKI
6 6 (4.29%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (4.29%) NHS
7 5 (3.57%) DataPower
7 5 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (3.57%) Replication
8 4 (2.86%) Cloud Native
8 4 (2.86%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.14%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.14%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.43%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.43%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.43%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.43%) FMCG
10 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 46 (32.86%) Linux
2 43 (30.71%) Windows
3 15 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (9.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (7.86%) Unix
6 9 (6.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (5.71%) Solaris
7 8 (5.71%) Windows Server
8 5 (3.57%) VMS
8 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.86%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.14%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.43%) Debian
12 1 (0.71%) SUSE
12 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.29%) ITIL
2 22 (15.71%) Information Security
2 22 (15.71%) Load Balancing
3 16 (11.43%) Configuration Management
4 14 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (9.29%) Change Control
6 12 (8.57%) ITSM
6 12 (8.57%) Problem Management
6 12 (8.57%) Service Management
7 11 (7.86%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (7.14%) Business Continuity
8 10 (7.14%) Migration
9 9 (6.43%) Change Management
9 9 (6.43%) Service Delivery
9 9 (6.43%) SIEM
10 8 (5.71%) Information Management
10 8 (5.71%) Project Management
11 7 (5.00%) PRINCE2
11 7 (5.00%) Security Architecture
12 6 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.14%) Python
1 10 (7.14%) SQL
2 9 (6.43%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.71%) Java
4 4 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.14%) C
5 3 (2.14%) C#
5 3 (2.14%) Perl
5 3 (2.14%) PHP
6 2 (1.43%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.43%) VBScript
7 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (18.57%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (10.71%) SC Cleared
4 12 (8.57%) CISSP
5 11 (7.86%) Degree
6 10 (7.14%) CCNA
6 10 (7.14%) CCNP
6 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (5.00%) CISM
7 7 (5.00%) MCSE
8 6 (4.29%) JNCIA
9 4 (2.86%) CCSP
9 4 (2.86%) CISA
9 4 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.14%) CCSA
10 3 (2.14%) CCSE
10 3 (2.14%) MCITP
10 3 (2.14%) MCP
11 2 (1.43%) CCIE
11 2 (1.43%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.71%) PCI DSS
2 10 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (5.71%) COBIT
4 3 (2.14%) QA
4 3 (2.14%) SLA
5 2 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 25 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.71%) XenApp
4 7 (5.00%) vSphere
5 5 (3.57%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.14%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.14%) RHEV
8 2 (1.43%) Docker
8 2 (1.43%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.43%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.71%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (11.43%) Puppet
2 13 (9.29%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (3.57%) SCOM
4 5 (3.57%) Tivoli
5 4 (2.86%) Ansible
5 4 (2.86%) WSUS
6 2 (1.43%) ArcSight ESM
6 2 (1.43%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.43%) CFEngine
6 2 (1.43%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.43%) logstash
6 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.43%) Sysprep
6 2 (1.43%) vRealize
6 2 (1.43%) yum
6 2 (1.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 77 (55.00%) Cisco
2 37 (26.43%) Juniper
3 33 (23.57%) CheckPoint
4 32 (22.86%) Palo Alto
5 27 (19.29%) Blue Coat
5 27 (19.29%) VMware
6 18 (12.86%) F5
7 14 (10.00%) HP
8 13 (9.29%) Barracuda Networks
9 12 (8.57%) Microsoft
9 12 (8.57%) SolarWinds
10 10 (7.14%) Sun
11 9 (6.43%) Oracle
12 8 (5.71%) Infoblox
12 8 (5.71%) Red Hat
13 7 (5.00%) Aruba
13 7 (5.00%) Citrix
13 7 (5.00%) NetApp
14 5 (3.57%) ProCurve
14 5 (3.57%) Splunk
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