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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 23 23 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.65% 7.41% 3.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.49% 32.65% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 3
Average salary £77,000 £78,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £54,250 £65,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
51 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 30.00% 22.69% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 27
Average salary £65,000 £78,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +45.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,300 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £75,000 £110,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (88.89%) Cisco
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (66.67%) CCSP
2 12 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (22.22%) Tufin
3 4 (22.22%) JNCIS
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (22.22%) Fortinet
3 4 (22.22%) IronPort
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
3 4 (22.22%) CCSE
3 4 (22.22%) NetScreen
3 4 (22.22%) CCIE
3 4 (22.22%) Juniper
3 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) CISSP
4 2 (11.11%) CISA
4 2 (11.11%) CISM
4 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (22.22%) NetScreen
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Architect
1 12 (66.67%) Network Architect
1 12 (66.67%) Senior Network Architect
1 12 (66.67%) Senior Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Security Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Support
3 3 (16.67%) Network Support
4 2 (11.11%) Information Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Head of Security
4 2 (11.11%) Head of Information Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (11.11%) Information Security
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (11.11%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (66.67%) CCSP
3 4 (22.22%) JNCIS
3 4 (22.22%) CCSE
3 4 (22.22%) CCIE
4 2 (11.11%) CISSP
4 2 (11.11%) CISA
4 2 (11.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) Tufin
2 4 (22.22%) Fortinet
2 4 (22.22%) IronPort
2 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
2 4 (22.22%) Juniper
2 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint