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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 22 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.88% - 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.14% - 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £41,250 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
28 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 18.30% 18.00% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 10
Average salary £33,500 £56,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.17% -4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (78.26%) Cisco
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (47.83%) CCSP
2 11 (47.83%) Network Architecture
2 11 (47.83%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (30.43%) CCIE
3 7 (30.43%) Juniper
4 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
4 5 (21.74%) DNS
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) MS Office
4 5 (21.74%) DHCP
4 5 (21.74%) Blue Coat
5 4 (17.39%) CCSE
5 4 (17.39%) Fortinet
5 4 (17.39%) IronPort
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (17.39%) JNCIS
5 4 (17.39%) Wireless
5 4 (17.39%) NetScreen
5 4 (17.39%) Tufin
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (13.04%) Network Security
6 3 (13.04%) Degree
6 3 (13.04%) Windows
6 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 3 (13.04%) CCNP
7 2 (8.70%) Active Directory

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) Lync
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (21.74%) DHCP
2 5 (21.74%) DNS
3 4 (17.39%) NetScreen
3 4 (17.39%) Wireless
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.04%) VPN
4 3 (13.04%) Network Security
5 2 (8.70%) Skype
6 1 (4.35%) FTP
6 1 (4.35%) HTTP
6 1 (4.35%) LAN
6 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) GDB
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Architect
1 11 (47.83%) Network Architect
1 11 (47.83%) Senior Network Architect
1 11 (47.83%) Senior Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Security Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Firewall Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Security Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Project Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
4 2 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
1 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Solaris
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Network Architecture
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) Line Management
3 1 (4.35%) SDLC
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) ERP
3 1 (4.35%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C
1 2 (8.70%) Perl
1 2 (8.70%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (47.83%) CCSP
3 7 (30.43%) CCIE
4 4 (17.39%) CCSE
4 4 (17.39%) JNCIS
5 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 3 (13.04%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) NFS
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco
2 7 (30.43%) Juniper
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Blue Coat
3 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
4 4 (17.39%) Tufin
4 4 (17.39%) Fortinet
4 4 (17.39%) IronPort
5 2 (8.70%) Avaya
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.70%) Symantec
5 2 (8.70%) McAfee
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
6 1 (4.35%) AlgoSec
6 1 (4.35%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (4.35%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds