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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 42 52 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Contract jobs citing Firewall 53 44 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.43% 3.15% 4.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.66% 18.26% 26.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 35
Median daily rate £405 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £255 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+30.08% +0.11%
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
224 241 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.73% 17.26% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 142 125
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £222 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £455 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 9
Median hourly rate £41.00 £16.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.77% -18.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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 29 August 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
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 29 August 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
Camberley - 6 £425 -
Leatherhead +12 4 £381 -36.45% 7
Guildford +8 3 £413 -2.94% 7
Staines -3 3 £619 +54.68%
Cobham - 2 £393 -
Tadworth - 2 - -
Woking - 2 £500 -
Epsom +6 1 - - 4
Reigate +2 1 - - 1
Weybridge -6 1 £475 +137.50%
Banstead - 1 £175 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £363 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 71 (63.96%) Cisco
2 41 (36.94%) LAN
2 41 (36.94%) WAN
3 36 (32.43%) Windows
4 35 (31.53%) ITIL
5 32 (28.83%) Data Centre
6 29 (26.13%) VPN
7 27 (24.32%) Juniper
8 24 (21.62%) VMware
9 23 (20.72%) Network Security
9 23 (20.72%) Cisco ASA
10 22 (19.82%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (18.92%) CheckPoint
12 20 (18.02%) Active Directory
12 20 (18.02%) DNS
12 20 (18.02%) TCP/IP
12 20 (18.02%) Linux
13 18 (16.22%) SSL
13 18 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (15.32%) Palo Alto
15 16 (14.41%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (14.41%) SAN
15 16 (14.41%) Configuration Management
16 15 (13.51%) Internet
16 15 (13.51%) Information Security
17 14 (12.61%) Load Balancing
17 14 (12.61%) MPLS
17 14 (12.61%) Wireless
17 14 (12.61%) Finance
17 14 (12.61%) CCNP

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 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.60%) Apache
2 4 (3.60%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.60%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.60%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.70%) MS Office
3 2 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (9.01%) IaaS
3 10 (9.01%) PaaS
4 5 (4.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.70%) Office 365
6 2 (1.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (36.94%) LAN
1 41 (36.94%) WAN
2 29 (26.13%) VPN
3 23 (20.72%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (20.72%) Network Security
4 20 (18.02%) DNS
4 20 (18.02%) TCP/IP
5 18 (16.22%) SSL
6 16 (14.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (14.41%) SAN
7 15 (13.51%) Internet
8 14 (12.61%) DHCP
8 14 (12.61%) MPLS
8 14 (12.61%) Wireless
9 13 (11.71%) IPsec
10 9 (8.11%) BGP
10 9 (8.11%) VLAN
11 7 (6.31%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (6.31%) OSPF
12 5 (4.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.60%) MySQL
2 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.70%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.60%) JIRA
2 4 (3.60%) Maven
2 4 (3.60%) Subversion
3 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.80%) Ant
4 2 (1.80%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.80%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.80%) JUnit
5 1 (0.90%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.90%) GitLab
5 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (12.61%) Finance
2 4 (3.60%) Advertising
2 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.80%) Billing
3 2 (1.80%) Legal
4 1 (0.90%) Back Office
4 1 (0.90%) Banking
4 1 (0.90%) Games
4 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.90%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (20.72%) Network Engineer
2 19 (17.12%) Analyst
3 18 (16.22%) Architect
4 16 (14.41%) Network Analyst
5 13 (11.71%) Security Analyst
6 11 (9.91%) Cisco Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) Consultant
6 11 (9.91%) Network Security Analyst
7 10 (9.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (8.11%) Firewall Engineer
8 9 (8.11%) Support Engineer
9 7 (6.31%) Cisco Analyst
9 7 (6.31%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 7 (6.31%) Cloud Architect
10 6 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (5.41%) IT Architect
10 6 (5.41%) IT Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Security Engineer
11 5 (4.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) XML
2 3 (2.70%) Web Services
3 2 (1.80%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.80%) boto
3 2 (1.80%) Java EE
3 2 (1.80%) LAMP
3 2 (1.80%) SAML
4 1 (0.90%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.90%) REST
4 1 (0.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 32 (28.83%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.91%) RSA SecurID
3 8 (7.21%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.31%) Client/Server
4 7 (6.31%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (5.41%) NHS
6 5 (4.50%) Replication
7 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.70%) PKI
8 2 (1.80%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.80%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.80%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.80%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.90%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.90%) FMCG
9 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.90%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.90%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.43%) Windows
2 20 (18.02%) Linux
3 13 (11.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (9.01%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.41%) Solaris
5 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.50%) Unix
6 5 (4.50%) VMS
7 4 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.90%) CentOS
8 1 (0.90%) Debian
8 1 (0.90%) SUSE
8 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.53%) ITIL
2 16 (14.41%) Configuration Management
3 15 (13.51%) Information Security
4 14 (12.61%) Load Balancing
5 13 (11.71%) Service Management
6 11 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.01%) Service Delivery
8 9 (8.11%) Change Control
8 9 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (8.11%) ITSM
9 8 (7.21%) Business Continuity
9 8 (7.21%) Migration
10 7 (6.31%) Software Deployment
11 6 (5.41%) ITIL V3
11 6 (5.41%) Open Source
11 6 (5.41%) Problem Management
11 6 (5.41%) Use Case
12 5 (4.50%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (4.50%) Security Architecture
12 5 (4.50%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.71%) PowerShell
2 10 (9.01%) Python
3 8 (7.21%) SQL
4 6 (5.41%) Perl
5 5 (4.50%) PHP
6 4 (3.60%) C
6 4 (3.60%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.70%) Java
8 2 (1.80%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.80%) C++
8 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.80%) Ruby
8 2 (1.80%) VBScript
9 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (19.82%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (12.61%) CCNP
3 9 (8.11%) CCNA
4 8 (7.21%) Security Cleared
5 7 (6.31%) Degree
6 5 (4.50%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.60%) CISSP
7 4 (3.60%) MCSE
7 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.80%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.80%) CCSP
8 2 (1.80%) CISA
8 2 (1.80%) CISM
8 2 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.90%) CCSA
9 1 (0.90%) CCSE
9 1 (0.90%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.90%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.91%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.50%) COBIT
4 2 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (18.02%) Active Directory
2 18 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.41%) XenApp
4 5 (4.50%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.60%) vSphere
6 3 (2.70%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.80%) Docker
7 2 (1.80%) Sendmail
7 2 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.90%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.90%) RHEV
8 1 (0.90%) vCloud
8 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (12.61%) Puppet
2 10 (9.01%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.41%) Ansible
4 5 (4.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (4.50%) SCOM
4 5 (4.50%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.80%) CFEngine
6 2 (1.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (1.80%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.80%) logstash
6 2 (1.80%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.80%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (1.80%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (1.80%) yum
6 2 (1.80%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.90%) Bacula
7 1 (0.90%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 71 (63.96%) Cisco
2 27 (24.32%) Juniper
3 24 (21.62%) VMware
4 21 (18.92%) CheckPoint
5 17 (15.32%) Palo Alto
6 14 (12.61%) HP
7 13 (11.71%) Blue Coat
8 12 (10.81%) Microsoft
9 9 (8.11%) F5
10 8 (7.21%) Oracle
11 7 (6.31%) Barracuda Networks
11 7 (6.31%) Riverbed
11 7 (6.31%) SolarWinds
12 6 (5.41%) Citrix
12 6 (5.41%) Red Hat
13 5 (4.50%) Aruba
14 4 (3.60%) NetApp
14 4 (3.60%) Sun
15 3 (2.70%) Infoblox
15 3 (2.70%) ProCurve