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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 46 51 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs citing Firewall 56 44 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.41% 3.32% 5.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.14% 17.19% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 26 39
Median daily rate £413 £388 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +21.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £285 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% +6.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+30.08% +6.29%
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
242 256 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.04% 19.34% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 152 110
Median daily rate £400 £355 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £455 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 19
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 £12.18 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £49.30 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Guildford +5 5 £406 +4.83% 3
Staines -10 5 £619 +54.68%
Redhill - 4 £380 -
Woking - 3 £500 - 1
Leatherhead +8 2 £350 -39.13%
Epsom +2 2 - -
Camberley -12 2 £245 -36.77% 1
Tadworth - 2 - -
Weybridge -12 1 £475 +123.52% 1
Banstead - 1 £175 -
Egham - 1 £310 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £363 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 76 (54.68%) Cisco
2 52 (37.41%) WAN
3 49 (35.25%) LAN
4 45 (32.37%) Windows
5 40 (28.78%) ITIL
6 39 (28.06%) VPN
7 36 (25.90%) Linux
8 35 (25.18%) Juniper
9 33 (23.74%) CheckPoint
10 32 (23.02%) TCP/IP
11 30 (21.58%) Network Security
11 30 (21.58%) Palo Alto
12 28 (20.14%) Blue Coat
12 28 (20.14%) Active Directory
13 26 (18.71%) VMware
13 26 (18.71%) Data Centre
14 24 (17.27%) Cisco ASA
14 24 (17.27%) DNS
14 24 (17.27%) SSL
15 23 (16.55%) Finance
16 22 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (15.83%) Cisco Certification
17 21 (15.11%) Internet
17 21 (15.11%) Information Security
18 20 (14.39%) SAN
19 19 (13.67%) DHCP
19 19 (13.67%) IPsec
20 18 (12.95%) Load Balancing
20 18 (12.95%) Configuration Management
20 18 (12.95%) 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 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.60%) Apache
3 4 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.88%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.16%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.88%) MS Office
3 2 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.51%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (11.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.63%) IaaS
2 12 (8.63%) PaaS
3 5 (3.60%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (3.60%) Office 365
4 4 (2.88%) SaaS
5 2 (1.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.44%) Route 53
5 2 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (37.41%) WAN
2 49 (35.25%) LAN
3 39 (28.06%) VPN
4 32 (23.02%) TCP/IP
5 30 (21.58%) Network Security
6 24 (17.27%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (17.27%) DNS
6 24 (17.27%) SSL
7 21 (15.11%) Internet
8 20 (14.39%) SAN
9 19 (13.67%) DHCP
9 19 (13.67%) IPsec
10 18 (12.95%) Wireless
11 15 (10.79%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (9.35%) MPLS
13 10 (7.19%) Intrusion Detection
13 10 (7.19%) SSH
14 8 (5.76%) Intranet
14 8 (5.76%) VLAN
15 7 (5.04%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.88%) MySQL
1 4 (2.88%) NoSQL
1 4 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.16%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.72%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (4.32%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.88%) JIRA
2 4 (2.88%) Maven
2 4 (2.88%) Subversion
3 2 (1.44%) Ant
3 2 (1.44%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.44%) IntelliJ
3 2 (1.44%) JUnit
4 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (16.55%) Finance
2 5 (3.60%) Banking
2 5 (3.60%) Investment Banking
2 5 (3.60%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.16%) Retail
4 2 (1.44%) Advertising
4 2 (1.44%) Back Office
4 2 (1.44%) Billing
5 1 (0.72%) Games
5 1 (0.72%) Legal
5 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (21.58%) Network Engineer
2 28 (20.14%) Analyst
3 26 (18.71%) Architect
4 22 (15.83%) Network Analyst
5 20 (14.39%) Security Analyst
6 17 (12.23%) Network Security Analyst
7 10 (7.19%) Cisco Analyst
7 10 (7.19%) Cisco Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 10 (7.19%) Firewall Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) Security Architect
7 10 (7.19%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) Cisco Security Analyst
8 8 (5.76%) Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (5.76%) Security Engineer
9 7 (5.04%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (5.04%) Consultant
10 6 (4.32%) Administrator
10 6 (4.32%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.32%) Web Services
2 5 (3.60%) XML
3 3 (2.16%) SAML
3 3 (2.16%) SOAP
4 2 (1.44%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.44%) boto
4 2 (1.44%) Java EE
4 2 (1.44%) LAMP
4 2 (1.44%) RESTful
5 1 (0.72%) COM
5 1 (0.72%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.72%) REST
5 1 (0.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.71%) Data Centre
2 17 (12.23%) RSA SecurID
3 12 (8.63%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.47%) Client/Server
5 7 (5.04%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (4.32%) NHS
7 5 (3.60%) Replication
8 4 (2.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (2.88%) PKI
9 3 (2.16%) Cloud Native
9 3 (2.16%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.16%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.44%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.44%) DataPower
10 2 (1.44%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.44%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.44%) FMCG
10 2 (1.44%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 45 (32.37%) Windows
2 36 (25.90%) Linux
3 15 (10.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (7.19%) Windows Server
5 9 (6.47%) Unix
6 8 (5.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.76%) Solaris
7 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.60%) VMS
8 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.44%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.44%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.72%) Debian
10 1 (0.72%) SUSE
10 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.78%) ITIL
2 21 (15.11%) Information Security
3 18 (12.95%) Configuration Management
3 18 (12.95%) Load Balancing
4 15 (10.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (10.07%) Service Management
6 13 (9.35%) Change Control
6 13 (9.35%) ITSM
6 13 (9.35%) Migration
7 12 (8.63%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (7.91%) Business Continuity
8 11 (7.91%) Problem Management
9 9 (6.47%) Project Management
10 8 (5.76%) Change Management
10 8 (5.76%) PRINCE2
10 8 (5.76%) Service Delivery
11 7 (5.04%) Security Architecture
11 7 (5.04%) SIEM
11 7 (5.04%) Software Deployment
12 6 (4.32%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.35%) PowerShell
2 9 (6.47%) Python
2 9 (6.47%) SQL
3 5 (3.60%) Java
4 4 (2.88%) C
5 3 (2.16%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.16%) Perl
5 3 (2.16%) PHP
6 2 (1.44%) C#
6 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.44%) Ruby
6 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.44%) VBScript
7 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (15.83%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (10.79%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.91%) CCNP
3 11 (7.91%) CISSP
3 11 (7.91%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.19%) Degree
5 9 (6.47%) CCNA
5 9 (6.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.32%) CISM
6 6 (4.32%) MCSE
7 5 (3.60%) JNCIA
8 4 (2.88%) CCSP
8 4 (2.88%) CISA
8 4 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.16%) CCSE
9 3 (2.16%) MCITP
10 2 (1.44%) CCSA
10 2 (1.44%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.44%) JNCIS
10 2 (1.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.07%) PCI DSS
2 10 (7.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (5.76%) COBIT
4 3 (2.16%) QA
5 2 (1.44%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (20.14%) Active Directory
2 22 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.47%) XenApp
4 6 (4.32%) XenDesktop
5 5 (3.60%) vSphere
6 4 (2.88%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.16%) RHEV
7 3 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.44%) Docker
8 2 (1.44%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.72%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.72%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (10.79%) Puppet
2 12 (8.63%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.60%) Ansible
3 5 (3.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (3.60%) SCOM
3 5 (3.60%) Tivoli
4 3 (2.16%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (2.16%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.44%) CFEngine
5 2 (1.44%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.44%) logstash
5 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.44%) WSUS
5 2 (1.44%) yum
5 2 (1.44%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.72%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.72%) vRealize
6 1 (0.72%) WMI
Vendors
1 76 (54.68%) Cisco
2 35 (25.18%) Juniper
3 33 (23.74%) CheckPoint
4 30 (21.58%) Palo Alto
5 28 (20.14%) Blue Coat
6 26 (18.71%) VMware
7 16 (11.51%) F5
8 15 (10.79%) Microsoft
9 14 (10.07%) HP
10 10 (7.19%) Oracle
11 9 (6.47%) Barracuda Networks
11 9 (6.47%) Sun
12 8 (5.76%) Citrix
12 8 (5.76%) Infoblox
12 8 (5.76%) Red Hat
12 8 (5.76%) SolarWinds
13 7 (5.04%) Aruba
13 7 (5.04%) NetApp
14 5 (3.60%) ProCurve
15 4 (2.88%) Siemens
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