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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 22 34 48
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.19% 2.77% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 38.89% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Average salary £75,000 £78,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +92.59%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
44 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.57% 7.11% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 23
Average salary £72,500 £78,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,960 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) CCSP
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (66.67%) Network Architecture
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
2 2 (22.22%) CISA
2 2 (22.22%) CISM
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
2 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Network Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Network Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Support
2 3 (33.33%) Network Support
3 2 (22.22%) Information Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Head of Security
3 2 (22.22%) Head of Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCSP
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CISA
2 2 (22.22%) CISM
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow