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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank - 30 31
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 0 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 2.65% 6.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 33.33% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 18
Average salary - £58,750 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -39.74%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £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
32 15 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 20.65% 7.94% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 80
Average salary £56,000 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014, 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 11 (68.75%) Oracle
1 11 (68.75%) UNIX
1 11 (68.75%) Solaris
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
1 11 (68.75%) SAN
1 11 (68.75%) Middleware
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
1 11 (68.75%) VMware
1 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (68.75%) Data Architecture
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Fusion
1 11 (68.75%) NAS
1 11 (68.75%) Enterprise Storage
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Exadata
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Linux
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
2 8 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (43.75%) Project Management
4 6 (37.50%) Migration
4 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
5 5 (31.25%) VMware ESX
5 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
5 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (31.25%) Software Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) Hedge funds
6 3 (18.75%) SWIFT

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) SAN
1 11 (68.75%) NAS
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (12.50%) TACACS
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 2 (12.50%) SNMP
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Exadata
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Architect
1 11 (68.75%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Team Leader
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support Assistant
3 3 (18.75%) IT Assistant
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Support Assistant
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Senior IT Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Support Supervisor
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Manager
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Middleware
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (18.75%) Hedge funds
3 3 (18.75%) SWIFT
3 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
4 2 (12.50%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) UNIX
1 11 (68.75%) Solaris
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Data Architecture
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Migration
3 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
4 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (31.25%) Software Architecture
5 3 (18.75%) Wealth Management
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security
6 2 (12.50%) Computer Security
6 2 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (12.50%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
1 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cacti
1 2 (12.50%) OpenView
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
1 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Reuters
3 3 (18.75%) Bloomberg
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) Murex
4 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
4 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco