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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 37 28 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing Firewall 65 68 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.02% 5.32% 4.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.59% 24.82% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 35 33
Median daily rate £430 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £303 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.38% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £15.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £15.50 £33.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £28.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +47.36%
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
301 274 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 23.26% 21.44% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 155 99
Median daily rate £388 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £173 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 23
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.02% +17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.61 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 24 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
Staines -15 9 £600 +17.64% 1
Guildford +6 8 £438 +11.11% 5
Redhill - 6 £380 -
Epsom +3 4 £318 -20.62% 1
Leatherhead -16 4 £450 -12.19% 1
Camberley -10 3 £185 -54.60% 1
Egham - 2 £310 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 - - 1
Chertsey - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £375 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 74 (54.41%) Cisco
2 45 (33.09%) Linux
3 42 (30.88%) LAN
4 41 (30.15%) WAN
5 36 (26.47%) Windows
6 34 (25.00%) ITIL
6 34 (25.00%) VPN
7 31 (22.79%) TCP/IP
8 29 (21.32%) Juniper
8 29 (21.32%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (20.59%) VMware
9 28 (20.59%) Data Centre
10 27 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (19.85%) DNS
11 25 (18.38%) CheckPoint
11 25 (18.38%) Active Directory
12 24 (17.65%) DHCP
12 24 (17.65%) Palo Alto
13 23 (16.91%) Security Cleared
13 23 (16.91%) SSL
13 23 (16.91%) Load Balancing
14 22 (16.18%) Network Security
14 22 (16.18%) Cisco ASA
15 21 (15.44%) F5
15 21 (15.44%) Information Security
15 21 (15.44%) Wireless
16 20 (14.71%) Blue Coat
16 20 (14.71%) SAN
17 19 (13.97%) MPLS
17 19 (13.97%) 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 8 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.47%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.74%) JBoss
4 1 (0.74%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.41%) MS Office
3 5 (3.68%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.09%) IaaS
3 11 (8.09%) PaaS
4 6 (4.41%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (4.41%) Route 53
4 6 (4.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (3.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (3.68%) SaaS
6 2 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (30.88%) LAN
2 41 (30.15%) WAN
3 34 (25.00%) VPN
4 31 (22.79%) TCP/IP
5 27 (19.85%) DNS
6 24 (17.65%) DHCP
7 23 (16.91%) SSL
8 22 (16.18%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (16.18%) Network Security
9 21 (15.44%) Wireless
10 20 (14.71%) SAN
11 19 (13.97%) IPsec
11 19 (13.97%) MPLS
12 15 (11.03%) Internet
13 14 (10.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (10.29%) SSH
14 10 (7.35%) BGP
14 10 (7.35%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (6.62%) Ethernet
16 8 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.15%) MySQL
1 7 (5.15%) NoSQL
2 6 (4.41%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (3.68%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.68%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.47%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.47%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Eclipse
1 4 (2.94%) IntelliJ
1 4 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 4 (2.94%) JUnit
1 4 (2.94%) Maven
1 4 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 18 (13.24%) Finance
2 7 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.41%) Banking
4 5 (3.68%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.21%) Retail
6 2 (1.47%) Back Office
7 1 (0.74%) Games
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 38 (27.94%) Network Engineer
2 26 (19.12%) Architect
3 20 (14.71%) Analyst
4 13 (9.56%) Network Analyst
5 12 (8.82%) Security Engineer
5 12 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 10 (7.35%) Cisco Engineer
6 10 (7.35%) Firewall Engineer
6 10 (7.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 10 (7.35%) Security Analyst
6 10 (7.35%) Security Architect
7 9 (6.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) IT Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
8 8 (5.88%) Network Support
9 7 (5.15%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Administrator
10 6 (4.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Developer
10 6 (4.41%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.56%) Web Services
2 7 (5.15%) SOAP
3 6 (4.41%) XML
4 5 (3.68%) SAML
5 4 (2.94%) Java EE
5 4 (2.94%) LAMP
5 4 (2.94%) RESTful
6 2 (1.47%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.74%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.74%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.59%) Data Centre
2 19 (13.97%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.62%) Client/Server
3 9 (6.62%) PKI
4 8 (5.88%) RSA SecurID
5 6 (4.41%) DataPower
5 6 (4.41%) NHS
6 5 (3.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (3.68%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (3.68%) Replication
7 4 (2.94%) Cloud Native
7 4 (2.94%) Cryptography
8 3 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.21%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.47%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.47%) FMCG
9 2 (1.47%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 45 (33.09%) Linux
2 36 (26.47%) Windows
3 16 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (8.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (7.35%) Unix
6 9 (6.62%) Windows Server
6 9 (6.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (4.41%) Solaris
7 6 (4.41%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (3.68%) VMS
8 5 (3.68%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.47%) Debian
10 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.00%) ITIL
2 23 (16.91%) Load Balancing
3 21 (15.44%) Information Security
4 12 (8.82%) Configuration Management
5 10 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (7.35%) Change Control
6 9 (6.62%) Change Management
6 9 (6.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (6.62%) Problem Management
6 9 (6.62%) Service Delivery
6 9 (6.62%) SIEM
7 8 (5.88%) Information Management
7 8 (5.88%) Migration
8 7 (5.15%) High Availability
8 7 (5.15%) ITSM
8 7 (5.15%) Network Design
8 7 (5.15%) Security Architecture
8 7 (5.15%) Service Management
9 6 (4.41%) Project Management
10 5 (3.68%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.29%) SQL
2 11 (8.09%) Java
2 11 (8.09%) Python
3 8 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.68%) Perl
4 5 (3.68%) PHP
5 4 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.94%) C#
5 4 (2.94%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.21%) C
7 2 (1.47%) VBScript
8 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (21.32%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (16.91%) Security Cleared
3 17 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 13 (9.56%) Degree
4 13 (9.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (8.09%) CCNA
5 11 (8.09%) CISSP
6 10 (7.35%) CCNP
6 10 (7.35%) MCSE
7 7 (5.15%) CISM
8 6 (4.41%) JNCIA
9 5 (3.68%) CCIE
9 5 (3.68%) MCP
10 4 (2.94%) CISA
10 4 (2.94%) DBS Check
11 3 (2.21%) CCSA
11 3 (2.21%) CCSE
11 3 (2.21%) CCSP
11 3 (2.21%) MCITP
11 3 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.03%) PCI DSS
2 9 (6.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (5.88%) COBIT
4 3 (2.21%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (2.21%) QA
4 3 (2.21%) SLA
5 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (18.38%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.15%) vSphere
4 6 (4.41%) XenApp
5 4 (2.94%) ISA Server
5 4 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.21%) RHEV
6 3 (2.21%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.47%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (8.82%) Puppet
2 10 (7.35%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.15%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (5.15%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (4.41%) WSUS
5 5 (3.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (3.68%) SCOM
5 5 (3.68%) Tivoli
6 4 (2.94%) Ansible
6 4 (2.94%) Sysprep
6 4 (2.94%) yum
7 2 (1.47%) ArcSight ESM
7 2 (1.47%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.47%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.47%) vRealize
8 1 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.74%) WMI
Vendors
1 74 (54.41%) Cisco
2 29 (21.32%) Juniper
3 28 (20.59%) VMware
4 25 (18.38%) CheckPoint
5 24 (17.65%) Palo Alto
6 21 (15.44%) F5
7 20 (14.71%) Blue Coat
8 14 (10.29%) HP
9 13 (9.56%) Barracuda Networks
9 13 (9.56%) Microsoft
10 12 (8.82%) SolarWinds
11 9 (6.62%) Oracle
11 9 (6.62%) Red Hat
12 8 (5.88%) Aruba
12 8 (5.88%) Infoblox
12 8 (5.88%) Sun
13 7 (5.15%) NetApp
14 5 (3.68%) Citrix
14 5 (3.68%) ProCurve
14 5 (3.68%) Splunk
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