The table below looks at the statistics for the Firewall Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Engineer
Rank 258 298 313
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 7 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.22% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.24% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 4
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -7.60%
Firewall Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6431 9753 9782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.10% 95.40% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5771 8451 8319
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Firewall Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Firewall Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer across the City of London region.

Firewall Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Firewall Engineer in their job title 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 with Firewall Engineer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (72.22%) CCNP
4 11 (61.11%) Finance
5 10 (55.56%) CCNA
5 10 (55.56%) VPN
6 9 (50.00%) VoIP
6 9 (50.00%) Ethernet
6 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (33.33%) Juniper
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (22.22%) Multicast
8 4 (22.22%) Eurex
8 4 (22.22%) JNCIS
8 4 (22.22%) JNCIP
8 4 (22.22%) Network Design
8 4 (22.22%) MPLS
8 4 (22.22%) OSPF
8 4 (22.22%) BGP
8 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
9 3 (16.67%) Network Security
10 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
10 2 (11.11%) Information Security
10 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
10 2 (11.11%) Windows
11 1 (5.56%) Solaris
11 1 (5.56%) Linux
11 1 (5.56%) CISSP
11 1 (5.56%) Internet

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Firewall Engineer in their job title 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 with Firewall Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) VPN
3 9 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (22.22%) BGP
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
4 4 (22.22%) MPLS
4 4 (22.22%) Multicast
4 4 (22.22%) OSPF
5 3 (16.67%) Network Security
6 1 (5.56%) DNS
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.56%) IPsec
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Eurex
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Network Design
2 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (5.56%) BCP
3 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Security
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
3 1 (5.56%) ISMS
3 1 (5.56%) IT Governance
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Security Operations
3 1 (5.56%) SIEM
3 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (72.22%) CCNP
3 10 (55.56%) CCNA
4 4 (22.22%) JNCIP
4 4 (22.22%) JNCIS
5 1 (5.56%) CISM
5 1 (5.56%) CISSP
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) COBIT
1 1 (5.56%) FISMA
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) ISO27002
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + package
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