The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 15 25 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.00% 1.96% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.26% 7.41% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 6
Average salary £67,500 £75,000 £78,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Communications & Networking Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 24.80% 26.47% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 20
Average salary £57,500 £72,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £78,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £105,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Firewall
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) Network Security
3 10 (50.00%) F5
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (45.00%) Juniper
4 9 (45.00%) VPN
4 9 (45.00%) LAN
4 9 (45.00%) WAN
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (35.00%) Degree
6 7 (35.00%) CCIE
6 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (35.00%) Palo Alto
6 7 (35.00%) Presales
7 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
7 5 (25.00%) Riverbed
7 5 (25.00%) ArcSight
7 5 (25.00%) Internet
7 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) CCNP
7 5 (25.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (25.00%) AlgoSec
7 5 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
7 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
8 4 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (20.00%) MS Office

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) Network Security
2 9 (45.00%) LAN
2 9 (45.00%) VPN
2 9 (45.00%) WAN
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (25.00%) Internet
5 4 (20.00%) BGP
5 4 (20.00%) DHCP
5 4 (20.00%) DNS
5 4 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (20.00%) OSPF
5 4 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (15.00%) DMZ
6 3 (15.00%) IPsec
6 3 (15.00%) Junos
6 3 (15.00%) MPLS
6 3 (15.00%) Multicast
6 3 (15.00%) VLAN
6 3 (15.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) GDB
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Security Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Network Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) IT Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Network Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Security Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Security Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Solaris
3 2 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Presales
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) SIEM
3 4 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (15.00%) Network Design
4 3 (15.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (15.00%) Time Management
4 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (15.00%) Web Filtering
5 2 (10.00%) Change Control
5 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
1 2 (10.00%) Perl
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.00%) SystemTap
1 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCIE
2 7 (35.00%) Degree
3 5 (25.00%) CCNP
4 3 (15.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Firmware
2 2 (10.00%) NFS
2 2 (10.00%) Snort
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Nexpose
1 2 (10.00%) Proventia
1 2 (10.00%) QRadar
2 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) F5
3 9 (45.00%) Juniper
4 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (35.00%) Palo Alto
5 5 (25.00%) AlgoSec
5 5 (25.00%) ArcSight
5 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 5 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) Riverbed
6 4 (20.00%) Qualys
7 3 (15.00%) Intel Security
8 2 (10.00%) Citrix
8 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (10.00%) ScanSafe
9 1 (5.00%) Avaya
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle
9 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 1 (5.00%) Symantec