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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 19 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.76% 2.15% 4.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.62% 9.09% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 4
Average salary £80,000 £69,250 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.52% +4.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
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
37 44 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 26.62% 23.66% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 38 13
Average salary £48,750 £56,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% -15.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 30 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (85.71%) Cisco
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (66.67%) CCSP
2 14 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 14 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (28.57%) Juniper
4 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
4 4 (19.05%) NetScreen
4 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
4 4 (19.05%) CCSE
4 4 (19.05%) JNCIS
4 4 (19.05%) Fortinet
4 4 (19.05%) IronPort
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (19.05%) CCIE
4 4 (19.05%) Tufin
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (9.52%) Skype
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Lync
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (9.52%) Office 365
5 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) Lync
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (19.05%) NetScreen
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.52%) Wireless
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) Skype
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Architect
1 14 (66.67%) Network Architect
1 14 (66.67%) Senior Network Architect
1 14 (66.67%) Senior Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Security Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Security Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Network Support
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Security
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Information Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) Project Management
2 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (4.76%) Information Security
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (66.67%) CCSP
3 4 (19.05%) CCSE
3 4 (19.05%) JNCIS
3 4 (19.05%) CCIE
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) CISA
4 1 (4.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Juniper
3 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
3 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
3 4 (19.05%) Fortinet
3 4 (19.05%) IronPort
3 4 (19.05%) Tufin
4 2 (9.52%) Symantec
4 2 (9.52%) McAfee
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) Avaya