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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 8 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 29 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 15.34% 8.46% 3.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 67.44% 30.56% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 4
Median salary £60,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% -
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
43 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 22.75% 27.69% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 34 35 28
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -20.68%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 26 (66.67%) SIEM
2 25 (64.10%) Palo Alto
2 25 (64.10%) Cisco
3 22 (56.41%) CCNP
3 22 (56.41%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (53.85%) Network Security
5 20 (51.28%) CheckPoint
6 16 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (41.03%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (38.46%) ArcSight
7 15 (38.46%) CompTIA Security+
7 15 (38.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 15 (38.46%) Qualys
7 15 (38.46%) Information Management
7 15 (38.46%) Security+ Certification
7 15 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (38.46%) ITIL
8 11 (28.21%) Splunk
9 10 (25.64%) Degree
10 9 (23.08%) Riverbed
11 7 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (17.95%) Performance Optimisation
11 7 (17.95%) VPN
12 6 (15.38%) Windows
12 6 (15.38%) VoIP
12 6 (15.38%) Internet
12 6 (15.38%) Office 365
13 5 (12.82%) Junos
13 5 (12.82%) F5
13 5 (12.82%) SolarWinds

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (53.85%) Network Security
2 16 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (17.95%) VPN
4 6 (15.38%) Internet
4 6 (15.38%) VoIP
5 5 (12.82%) BGP
5 5 (12.82%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (12.82%) DMZ
5 5 (12.82%) IPsec
5 5 (12.82%) Junos
5 5 (12.82%) MPLS
5 5 (12.82%) Multicast
5 5 (12.82%) OSPF
5 5 (12.82%) VLAN
5 5 (12.82%) VPLS
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco ISE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Security Engineer
2 15 (38.46%) Analyst
2 15 (38.46%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 15 (38.46%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 15 (38.46%) Security Analyst
2 15 (38.46%) SOC Analyst
2 15 (38.46%) SOC Engineer
3 14 (35.90%) Network Engineer
4 9 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Juniper Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) SIEM Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) SIEM Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Security Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) SIEM
2 16 (41.03%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (38.46%) Information Management
3 15 (38.46%) ITIL
3 15 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (38.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (17.95%) Performance Optimisation
5 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.82%) Network Design
5 5 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (12.82%) Presales
5 5 (12.82%) Time Management
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps
6 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.13%) Information Security
6 2 (5.13%) Security Architecture
6 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) PHP
1 1 (2.56%) Ruby
1 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) CCNP
1 22 (56.41%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (38.46%) CompTIA Security+
2 15 (38.46%) Security+ Certification
3 10 (25.64%) Degree
4 3 (7.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Cisco
1 25 (64.10%) Palo Alto
2 20 (51.28%) CheckPoint
3 15 (38.46%) ArcSight
3 15 (38.46%) Qualys
4 11 (28.21%) Splunk
5 9 (23.08%) Riverbed
6 5 (12.82%) F5
6 5 (12.82%) Juniper
6 5 (12.82%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.56%) Interwoven
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat