The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills 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 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 66 42 85
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +43
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 270 537 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.04% 5.17% 3.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.08% 28.01% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 255 482 300
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
997 1917 1666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.94% 18.46% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 901 1639 1415
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Firewall
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Firewall Salary Trend in the City of London

Firewall
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the City of London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in the City of London

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 289 (54.53%) Cisco
2 224 (42.26%) Windows
3 220 (41.51%) Cisco Certification
4 193 (36.42%) Finance
5 150 (28.30%) VPN
6 148 (27.92%) LAN
7 144 (27.17%) CCNP
8 140 (26.42%) VMware
9 129 (24.34%) WAN
10 128 (24.15%) Microsoft
10 128 (24.15%) Cisco ASA
11 126 (23.77%) Active Directory
12 122 (23.02%) CCNA
13 120 (22.64%) Windows Server
14 119 (22.45%) Juniper
15 105 (19.81%) Network Security
16 104 (19.62%) CheckPoint
17 95 (17.92%) Linux
17 95 (17.92%) VMware Infrastructure
18 94 (17.74%) DNS
19 87 (16.42%) Wireless
20 86 (16.23%) TCP/IP
21 85 (16.04%) BGP
22 83 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
23 78 (14.72%) Data Centre
24 76 (14.34%) DHCP
25 75 (14.15%) MS Exchange
26 74 (13.96%) ITIL
27 72 (13.58%) SQL Server
28 70 (13.21%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 75 (14.15%) MS Exchange
2 27 (5.09%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.96%) IIS
4 20 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (3.40%) Skype for Business
6 15 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (2.45%) Apache
8 10 (1.89%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.70%) JBoss
9 9 (1.70%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.51%) IBM Notes
10 8 (1.51%) nginx
11 7 (1.32%) CloudStack
11 7 (1.32%) Confluence
11 7 (1.32%) MediaWiki
11 7 (1.32%) OpenStack
11 7 (1.32%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.75%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 53 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.09%) MS Office
3 5 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.19%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.57%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (0.38%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 49 (9.25%) Office 365
2 28 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.75%) SaaS
5 3 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.57%) IaaS
6 2 (0.38%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.38%) PaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 150 (28.30%) VPN
2 148 (27.92%) LAN
3 129 (24.34%) WAN
4 128 (24.15%) Cisco ASA
5 105 (19.81%) Network Security
6 94 (17.74%) DNS
7 87 (16.42%) Wireless
8 86 (16.23%) TCP/IP
9 85 (16.04%) BGP
10 76 (14.34%) DHCP
11 67 (12.64%) OSPF
12 64 (12.08%) VLAN
13 61 (11.51%) Internet
14 60 (11.32%) MPLS
15 58 (10.94%) Cisco Nexus
15 58 (10.94%) VoIP
16 54 (10.19%) SAN
17 49 (9.25%) EIGRP
18 45 (8.49%) SSL
19 37 (6.98%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.42%) MySQL
3 11 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.51%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.32%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.13%) Big Data
7 5 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (0.94%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.75%) MS Access
8 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.57%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.57%) Redis
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (3.96%) Git (software)
1 21 (3.96%) Subversion
2 17 (3.21%) Jenkins
3 16 (3.02%) JIRA
4 14 (2.64%) TeamCity
5 13 (2.45%) Visual Studio
6 9 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (1.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (1.32%) Hudson
9 4 (0.75%) Fiddler
9 4 (0.75%) NCrunch
9 4 (0.75%) NUnit
9 4 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.75%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.38%) Ant
11 2 (0.38%) Appium
11 2 (0.38%) JUnit
11 2 (0.38%) Maven
11 2 (0.38%) Selenium
General
1 193 (36.42%) Finance
2 70 (13.21%) Banking
3 40 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 28 (5.28%) Advertising
4 28 (5.28%) Law
5 12 (2.26%) Legal
6 9 (1.70%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.70%) Marketing
7 8 (1.51%) Retail
8 7 (1.32%) Publishing
9 5 (0.94%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.75%) Games
10 4 (0.75%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
11 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 177 (33.40%) Network Engineer
2 65 (12.26%) Cisco Engineer
3 62 (11.70%) Analyst
4 61 (11.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 52 (9.81%) Security Engineer
6 44 (8.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 44 (8.30%) Support Engineer
7 42 (7.92%) Administrator
8 33 (6.23%) Senior Network Engineer
9 32 (6.04%) Juniper Engineer
10 31 (5.85%) Systems Administrator
11 28 (5.28%) Consultant
11 28 (5.28%) Network Security Engineer
12 24 (4.53%) Project Manager
13 23 (4.34%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
14 22 (4.15%) Security Analyst
15 21 (3.96%) Network Support
15 21 (3.96%) Systems Engineer
16 20 (3.77%) Support Analyst
17 19 (3.58%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.15%) .NET
2 20 (3.77%) LAMP
3 15 (2.83%) Web Services
4 10 (1.89%) LEMP Stack
4 10 (1.89%) RESTful
4 10 (1.89%) SOAP
5 9 (1.70%) HTML
5 9 (1.70%) XML
6 8 (1.51%) Ajax
6 8 (1.51%) LINQ
6 8 (1.51%) WCF
7 7 (1.32%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (1.13%) CSS
8 6 (1.13%) HTML5
9 5 (0.94%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.94%) CSS3
9 5 (0.94%) jQuery
10 4 (0.75%) 802.1X
10 4 (0.75%) Entity Framework
10 4 (0.75%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 78 (14.72%) Data Centre
2 35 (6.60%) Computer Science
3 29 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (2.83%) Video Conferencing
5 13 (2.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 12 (2.26%) Eurex
7 11 (2.08%) Replication
8 10 (1.89%) Clustering
8 10 (1.89%) Fintech
8 10 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (1.89%) Hedge funds
8 10 (1.89%) Statistics
9 9 (1.70%) Cryptography
9 9 (1.70%) Cyberthreat
10 7 (1.32%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.32%) Internet of Things
10 7 (1.32%) Wiki
11 6 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 224 (42.26%) Windows
2 120 (22.64%) Windows Server
3 95 (17.92%) Linux
4 83 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (9.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (6.79%) Unix
7 33 (6.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (4.53%) Windows 7
9 17 (3.21%) Windows 8
10 16 (3.02%) Android
11 14 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (2.08%) CentOS
12 11 (2.08%) Windows XP
13 10 (1.89%) Solaris
14 8 (1.51%) Mac OS
14 8 (1.51%) Ubuntu
15 7 (1.32%) Apple iOS
15 7 (1.32%) Debian
16 4 (0.75%) Windows 10
17 3 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (13.96%) ITIL
2 59 (11.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 56 (10.57%) Information Security
4 52 (9.81%) Network Design
5 47 (8.87%) Load Balancing
6 42 (7.92%) Migration
7 38 (7.17%) SIEM
8 36 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (6.42%) Mentoring
10 31 (5.85%) Service Management
11 28 (5.28%) Change Management
11 28 (5.28%) DevOps
12 27 (5.09%) E-Commerce
12 27 (5.09%) Service Delivery
13 26 (4.91%) High Availability
14 25 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (4.15%) SDLC
16 19 (3.58%) Configuration Management
16 19 (3.58%) CRM
17 17 (3.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 65 (12.26%) SQL
2 37 (6.98%) Python
3 29 (5.47%) Java
4 27 (5.09%) Ruby
5 25 (4.72%) Bash Shell
6 22 (4.15%) Perl
7 19 (3.58%) C#
7 19 (3.58%) PowerShell
8 13 (2.45%) JavaScript
9 10 (1.89%) C
10 9 (1.70%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.51%) PHP
11 8 (1.51%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.32%) C++
13 6 (1.13%) VBScript
14 5 (0.94%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.57%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.19%) AWK
16 1 (0.19%) VB
16 1 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 220 (41.51%) Cisco Certification
2 144 (27.17%) CCNP
3 122 (23.02%) CCNA
4 54 (10.19%) Degree
5 46 (8.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (6.98%) MCSE
7 33 (6.23%) CCIE
8 32 (6.04%) CISSP
9 23 (4.34%) MCSA
10 19 (3.58%) CISM
11 16 (3.02%) CISA
11 16 (3.02%) Security Cleared
12 15 (2.83%) MCP
13 14 (2.64%) CCDA
13 14 (2.64%) JNCIP
14 13 (2.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (2.26%) CCSE
15 12 (2.26%) MCITP
16 11 (2.08%) GIAC
17 10 (1.89%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (6.60%) PCI DSS
3 17 (3.21%) COBIT
4 8 (1.51%) QA
5 7 (1.32%) SLA
6 4 (0.75%) FISMA
7 3 (0.57%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.38%) ISO15022
8 2 (0.38%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.19%) GPG13
System Software
1 126 (23.77%) Active Directory
2 95 (17.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (7.92%) Hyper-V
4 24 (4.53%) VMware ESX
5 20 (3.77%) vSphere
6 19 (3.58%) XenApp
7 15 (2.83%) XenServer
8 12 (2.26%) Xen
8 12 (2.26%) XenDesktop
9 10 (1.89%) iptables
10 7 (1.32%) Postfix
10 7 (1.32%) Samba
10 7 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.94%) KVM
12 3 (0.57%) Corosync
12 3 (0.57%) GFS2
12 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.57%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.57%) Varnish
13 2 (0.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 27 (5.09%) Puppet
2 22 (4.15%) Ansible
3 18 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (3.21%) FortiGate
4 17 (3.21%) SCCM
5 14 (2.64%) Salt
6 13 (2.45%) Nagios
7 12 (2.26%) SCOM
8 11 (2.08%) WSUS
9 10 (1.89%) Backup Exec
9 10 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
9 10 (1.89%) Terraform
9 10 (1.89%) ZABBIX
10 8 (1.51%) Cobbler
11 7 (1.32%) Tivoli
12 6 (1.13%) Nessus
13 5 (0.94%) CiscoWorks
13 5 (0.94%) NetBackup
14 4 (0.75%) Cacti
14 4 (0.75%) vMotion
Vendors
1 289 (54.53%) Cisco
2 140 (26.42%) VMware
3 128 (24.15%) Microsoft
4 119 (22.45%) Juniper
5 104 (19.62%) CheckPoint
6 67 (12.64%) F5
7 59 (11.13%) Palo Alto
8 56 (10.57%) Citrix
9 29 (5.47%) HP
10 26 (4.91%) Meraki
10 26 (4.91%) Oracle
11 24 (4.53%) Brocade
12 22 (4.15%) SolarWinds
13 21 (3.96%) Splunk
14 20 (3.77%) Red Hat
15 15 (2.83%) EMC
16 14 (2.64%) Dell
16 14 (2.64%) Riverbed
17 12 (2.26%) ArcSight
18 11 (2.08%) Avaya
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits+ Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 per annum + £5k shift allowance
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
NDK Consulting.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Langley James
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + brilliant bonuses and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago