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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 46 61 31
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -30
Contract jobs citing Firewall 41 37 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.54% 2.62% 5.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.67% 19.58% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 40
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £276 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.75 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -46.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £21.01 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.30% -23.61%
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
232 189 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.05% 13.38% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 112 145
Median daily rate £400 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 13
Median hourly rate £41.00 £18.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.77% -62.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -3 6 £425 +30.76% 2
Leatherhead +13 3 £388 -29.54% 7
Guildford +2 3 £413 -2.94% 5
Staines -4 2 £625 +28.20%
Cobham - 2 £393 -
Reigate +6 1 - - 3
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £363 -
Woking - 1 £500 -
Banstead - 1 £175 -
Chertsey - 1 £525 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 63 (65.63%) Cisco
2 36 (37.50%) WAN
3 35 (36.46%) LAN
4 32 (33.33%) Windows
5 30 (31.25%) ITIL
6 27 (28.13%) Data Centre
7 25 (26.04%) VMware
8 22 (22.92%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (22.92%) Juniper
9 21 (21.88%) VPN
9 21 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (20.83%) Active Directory
11 19 (19.79%) Network Security
12 18 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (17.71%) SAN
13 17 (17.71%) TCP/IP
14 16 (16.67%) CheckPoint
14 16 (16.67%) SSL
14 16 (16.67%) Linux
15 15 (15.63%) DNS
15 15 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (14.58%) Palo Alto
16 14 (14.58%) CCNP
17 13 (13.54%) Configuration Management
17 13 (13.54%) Load Balancing
18 12 (12.50%) Information Security
18 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (12.50%) Internet
18 12 (12.50%) Service Management
18 12 (12.50%) IPsec

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 7 (7.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.25%) Apache
3 5 (5.21%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.17%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.04%) JBoss
7 1 (1.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.17%) MS Office
2 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.21%) IaaS
3 5 (5.21%) PaaS
4 3 (3.13%) Office 365
5 2 (2.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 36 (37.50%) WAN
2 35 (36.46%) LAN
3 21 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (21.88%) VPN
4 19 (19.79%) Network Security
5 17 (17.71%) SAN
5 17 (17.71%) TCP/IP
6 16 (16.67%) SSL
7 15 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (15.63%) DNS
8 12 (12.50%) Internet
8 12 (12.50%) IPsec
9 11 (11.46%) MPLS
9 11 (11.46%) Wireless
10 10 (10.42%) DHCP
11 8 (8.33%) BGP
12 6 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (6.25%) OSPF
12 6 (6.25%) VLAN
13 5 (5.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) MySQL
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.17%) JIRA
2 4 (4.17%) Maven
2 4 (4.17%) Subversion
3 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.08%) Ant
4 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.08%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.08%) JUnit
5 1 (1.04%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.04%) GitLab
5 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (10.42%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Advertising
3 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.08%) Billing
4 2 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.04%) Back Office
5 1 (1.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (17.71%) Network Engineer
2 15 (15.63%) Architect
3 14 (14.58%) Analyst
4 13 (13.54%) Network Analyst
5 12 (12.50%) Consultant
6 10 (10.42%) Security Analyst
7 9 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
7 9 (9.38%) Network Security Analyst
7 9 (9.38%) Support Engineer
8 8 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) Firewall Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) Cisco Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) Cisco Network Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (6.25%) IT Architect
11 5 (5.21%) Cisco Security Analyst
11 5 (5.21%) Technical Consultant
12 4 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 4 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
12 4 (4.17%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.17%) Web Services
2 3 (3.13%) XML
3 2 (2.08%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.08%) boto
3 2 (2.08%) Java EE
3 2 (2.08%) LAMP
3 2 (2.08%) REST
3 2 (2.08%) SAML
4 1 (1.04%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.38%) RSA SecurID
3 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.13%) NHS
5 3 (3.13%) PKI
6 2 (2.08%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.08%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.08%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.08%) Replication
6 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.04%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.04%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (33.33%) Windows
2 16 (16.67%) Linux
3 12 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.17%) Solaris
5 4 (4.17%) Unix
6 2 (2.08%) VMS
7 1 (1.04%) CentOS
7 1 (1.04%) Debian
7 1 (1.04%) SUSE
7 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.25%) ITIL
2 13 (13.54%) Configuration Management
2 13 (13.54%) Load Balancing
3 12 (12.50%) Information Security
3 12 (12.50%) Service Management
4 9 (9.38%) Change Control
5 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 8 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (8.33%) ITSM
5 8 (8.33%) Migration
6 7 (7.29%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 5 (5.21%) DevOps
8 5 (5.21%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.17%) Change Management
9 4 (4.17%) Problem Management
9 4 (4.17%) Server Building
9 4 (4.17%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.42%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.38%) Python
3 5 (5.21%) Perl
3 5 (5.21%) Shell Script
3 5 (5.21%) SQL
4 4 (4.17%) C
4 4 (4.17%) PHP
5 3 (3.13%) Java
6 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.08%) C++
6 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.08%) Ruby
6 2 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (22.92%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (14.58%) CCNP
3 10 (10.42%) CCNA
4 9 (9.38%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.17%) Degree
6 4 (4.17%) MCSE
6 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.08%) AWS Certification
7 2 (2.08%) CISSP
7 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.04%) CCSA
8 1 (1.04%) CCSE
8 1 (1.04%) CCSP
8 1 (1.04%) CISA
8 1 (1.04%) CISM
8 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.46%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.13%) COBIT
4 2 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.04%) PA-DSS
5 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 18 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.29%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.25%) vSphere
4 6 (6.25%) XenApp
5 3 (3.13%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.08%) Docker
6 2 (2.08%) Sendmail
6 2 (2.08%) vCloud
6 2 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.04%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (9.38%) Puppet
2 6 (6.25%) Ansible
3 5 (5.21%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (3.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (2.08%) CFEngine
5 2 (2.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (2.08%) HP SIM
5 2 (2.08%) logstash
5 2 (2.08%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (2.08%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (2.08%) SCOM
5 2 (2.08%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.08%) yum
5 2 (2.08%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.04%) Rsyslog
6 1 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 63 (65.63%) Cisco
2 25 (26.04%) VMware
3 22 (22.92%) Juniper
4 16 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 14 (14.58%) Palo Alto
6 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 11 (11.46%) HP
8 10 (10.42%) Blue Coat
9 8 (8.33%) Citrix
10 7 (7.29%) F5
10 7 (7.29%) Oracle
10 7 (7.29%) Riverbed
11 6 (6.25%) Red Hat
11 6 (6.25%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.17%) Meraki
12 4 (4.17%) NetApp
13 3 (3.13%) Aruba
13 3 (3.13%) Dell
13 3 (3.13%) Intel Security
14 2 (2.08%) Forcepoint