The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Firewall Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 127 122 106
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 1 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.053% 0.21% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.22% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 18
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £46,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1831 1840 1765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.39% 96.89% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1389 1546 1603
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Firewall Engineer in the job title.

Firewall Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Firewall Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer across the Birmingham region.

Firewall Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Firewall Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Firewall Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Multicast
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPLS
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
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