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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 64 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 474 379 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.99% 3.20% 3.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.90% 20.99% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 421 341 370
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1983 1806 2203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.70% 15.27% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1671 1593 1961
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in the City of London

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 446 (52.47%) Cisco
2 360 (42.35%) Windows
3 285 (33.53%) Finance
4 282 (33.18%) Cisco Certification
5 225 (26.47%) WAN
6 214 (25.18%) Active Directory
6 214 (25.18%) VMware
7 204 (24.00%) Linux
8 200 (23.53%) LAN
9 199 (23.41%) Juniper
10 196 (23.06%) Microsoft
11 195 (22.94%) CheckPoint
12 176 (20.71%) VPN
13 172 (20.24%) DNS
14 162 (19.06%) ITIL
15 159 (18.71%) TCP/IP
16 155 (18.24%) CCNP
16 155 (18.24%) VMware Infrastructure
17 142 (16.71%) MS Exchange
18 129 (15.18%) Cisco ASA
18 129 (15.18%) F5
19 126 (14.82%) CCNA
20 125 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
21 124 (14.59%) Load Balancing
22 119 (14.00%) UNIX
23 117 (13.76%) MPLS
24 115 (13.53%) BGP
24 115 (13.53%) SAN
24 115 (13.53%) Wireless
25 111 (13.06%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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
1 142 (16.71%) MS Exchange
2 68 (8.00%) IIS
2 68 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (4.59%) SharePoint
4 36 (4.24%) Tomcat
5 32 (3.76%) Apache
6 29 (3.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 28 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (2.47%) WebSphere
9 19 (2.24%) Lync
10 15 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
12 11 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (0.94%) nginx
13 8 (0.94%) SAS
14 7 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
16 5 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.47%) MQSeries
17 4 (0.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 100 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 49 (5.76%) MS Office
3 8 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.35%) SmartSuite
5 2 (0.24%) SPSS
6 1 (0.12%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.12%) RMDS
4 1 (0.12%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.65%) Office 365
2 22 (2.59%) SaaS
3 19 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.06%) IaaS
6 8 (0.94%) PaaS
7 5 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 225 (26.47%) WAN
2 200 (23.53%) LAN
3 176 (20.71%) VPN
4 172 (20.24%) DNS
5 159 (18.71%) TCP/IP
6 129 (15.18%) Cisco ASA
7 117 (13.76%) MPLS
8 115 (13.53%) BGP
8 115 (13.53%) Wireless
8 115 (13.53%) SAN
9 111 (13.06%) DHCP
10 107 (12.59%) Network Security
11 98 (11.53%) SSL
12 93 (10.94%) OSPF
13 76 (8.94%) Internet
14 65 (7.65%) EIGRP
15 64 (7.53%) Cisco Nexus
16 62 (7.29%) VLAN
17 56 (6.59%) VoIP
18 44 (5.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (11.41%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.94%) MySQL
3 9 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (0.94%) Oracle Database
5 7 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (0.71%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (0.59%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.47%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.35%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.24%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.24%) DB2
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (2.35%) Jenkins
2 18 (2.12%) JIRA
3 16 (1.88%) Git (software)
4 15 (1.76%) Subversion
5 12 (1.41%) Hudson
6 6 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (0.71%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.47%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.47%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.47%) Bugzilla
7 4 (0.47%) CruiseControl
8 3 (0.35%) MSBuild
8 3 (0.35%) NUnit
9 2 (0.24%) Maven
9 2 (0.24%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.24%) Redmine
10 1 (0.12%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 285 (33.53%) Finance
2 100 (11.76%) Banking
3 54 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 41 (4.82%) Law
5 26 (3.06%) Investment Banking
6 24 (2.82%) Marketing
7 23 (2.71%) Retail
7 23 (2.71%) Advertising
8 11 (1.29%) Electronics
8 11 (1.29%) Legal
8 11 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.06%) Publishing
10 8 (0.94%) Games
10 8 (0.94%) Back Office
11 5 (0.59%) Front Office
11 5 (0.59%) Billing
12 4 (0.47%) French Language
13 3 (0.35%) Japanese Language
14 2 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
14 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 225 (26.47%) Network Engineer
2 142 (16.71%) Analyst
3 60 (7.06%) Security Engineer
4 56 (6.59%) Security Analyst
5 54 (6.35%) Architect
6 50 (5.88%) Consultant
6 50 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 49 (5.76%) Administrator
7 49 (5.76%) Support Engineer
8 45 (5.29%) Senior Network Engineer
9 44 (5.18%) Support Analyst
10 38 (4.47%) Systems Administrator
11 33 (3.88%) Network Analyst
12 31 (3.65%) Network Security Engineer
13 29 (3.41%) Team Leader
14 28 (3.29%) Network Consultant
15 25 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
16 21 (2.47%) Operations Analyst
16 21 (2.47%) Applications Support
16 21 (2.47%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (5.65%) Web Services
2 34 (4.00%) .NET
3 26 (3.06%) CSS
4 18 (2.12%) SOAP
5 17 (2.00%) XML
6 15 (1.76%) HTML
6 15 (1.76%) J2EE
7 13 (1.53%) Middleware
8 10 (1.18%) LAMP
9 6 (0.71%) JSON
9 6 (0.71%) Silverlight
9 6 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (0.71%) SAML
10 5 (0.59%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (0.59%) DHTML
10 5 (0.59%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (0.47%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (0.47%) YAML
12 3 (0.35%) Software Packaging
12 3 (0.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (4.59%) Computer Science
2 38 (4.47%) Blackberry
3 32 (3.76%) Management Information System
4 27 (3.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (2.82%) Clustering
5 24 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
6 22 (2.59%) Replication
7 20 (2.35%) Fixed Income
8 16 (1.88%) Statistics
9 15 (1.76%) Open Source
10 14 (1.65%) Hedge funds
10 14 (1.65%) SecurID
11 11 (1.29%) DTV
12 10 (1.18%) PKI
12 10 (1.18%) Equities
13 8 (0.94%) Derivative
14 7 (0.82%) SWIFT
14 7 (0.82%) iPhone
15 6 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
16 5 (0.59%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 360 (42.35%) Windows
2 204 (24.00%) Linux
3 125 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 119 (14.00%) UNIX
5 86 (10.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 59 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (5.41%) Windows 7
8 39 (4.59%) Solaris
9 19 (2.24%) Windows XP
10 17 (2.00%) AIX
10 17 (2.00%) Windows 8
11 15 (1.76%) Ubuntu
12 14 (1.65%) CentOS
13 12 (1.41%) Mac OS
13 12 (1.41%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (0.82%) Debian
16 4 (0.47%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (19.06%) ITIL
2 124 (14.59%) Load Balancing
3 74 (8.71%) Information Security
4 53 (6.24%) Project Management
5 50 (5.88%) Network Management
6 49 (5.76%) Network Design
7 47 (5.53%) Kalman Filter
8 45 (5.29%) Migration
9 34 (4.00%) SIEM
10 33 (3.88%) E-Commerce
11 27 (3.18%) Configuration Management
11 27 (3.18%) Security Management
11 27 (3.18%) Vulnerability Management
12 26 (3.06%) Disaster Recovery
13 24 (2.82%) Change Management
14 23 (2.71%) Network Monitoring
15 22 (2.59%) Performance Tuning
16 21 (2.47%) Programme Management
17 20 (2.35%) Business Continuity
18 19 (2.24%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (8.24%) SQL
2 64 (7.53%) Java
3 56 (6.59%) Perl
4 37 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 33 (3.88%) PowerShell
6 28 (3.29%) Python
7 21 (2.47%) C
8 18 (2.12%) JavaScript
9 15 (1.76%) PHP
9 15 (1.76%) Ruby
10 10 (1.18%) Shell Script
11 9 (1.06%) VB
12 8 (0.94%) C++
13 7 (0.82%) C#
14 4 (0.47%) VBA
15 3 (0.35%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.35%) VB6
15 3 (0.35%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.35%) VBScript
16 1 (0.12%) Korn
Qualifications
1 282 (33.18%) Cisco Certification
2 155 (18.24%) CCNP
3 126 (14.82%) CCNA
4 90 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 78 (9.18%) Degree
6 75 (8.82%) MCSE
7 56 (6.59%) CISSP
8 42 (4.94%) MCITP
9 40 (4.71%) CCIE
10 39 (4.59%) Security Cleared
11 34 (4.00%) CCSE
12 33 (3.88%) MCSA
13 32 (3.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 26 (3.06%) CCSA
15 25 (2.94%) CCSP
16 23 (2.71%) MCP
16 23 (2.71%) SC Cleared
17 21 (2.47%) CCDP
18 18 (2.12%) JNCIE
19 15 (1.76%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (2.94%) SLA
3 24 (2.82%) QA
4 16 (1.88%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.94%) COBIT
6 5 (0.59%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.47%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 214 (25.18%) Active Directory
2 155 (18.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (4.94%) VMware ESX
4 39 (4.59%) Hyper-V
5 32 (3.76%) vSphere
6 27 (3.18%) XenApp
7 17 (2.00%) XenServer
8 13 (1.53%) XenDesktop
9 12 (1.41%) DFS Replication
10 11 (1.29%) Snort
11 10 (1.18%) ISA Server
12 9 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (1.06%) UAG
13 8 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.59%) NFS
14 5 (0.59%) KVM
15 4 (0.47%) Sendmail
16 3 (0.35%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 3 (0.35%) Terminal Services
16 3 (0.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 26 (3.06%) CiscoWorks
1 26 (3.06%) Nagios
2 23 (2.71%) Puppet
3 22 (2.59%) Backup Exec
4 19 (2.24%) SCCM
5 15 (1.76%) HP NNM
5 15 (1.76%) Cacti
6 14 (1.65%) SCOM
6 14 (1.65%) NetBackup
7 13 (1.53%) Oracle Identity Management
8 12 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (1.18%) WSUS
10 8 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (0.82%) OpenView
11 7 (0.82%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (0.71%) Nessus
12 6 (0.71%) FortiGate
12 6 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 5 (0.59%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.59%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 446 (52.47%) Cisco
2 214 (25.18%) VMware
3 199 (23.41%) Juniper
4 196 (23.06%) Microsoft
5 195 (22.94%) CheckPoint
6 129 (15.18%) F5
7 100 (11.76%) Citrix
8 81 (9.53%) HP
9 74 (8.71%) Oracle
10 56 (6.59%) Symantec
11 41 (4.82%) SolarWinds
12 35 (4.12%) Aruba
13 28 (3.29%) Riverbed
14 25 (2.94%) Sun
15 24 (2.82%) EMC
15 24 (2.82%) Blue Coat
16 23 (2.71%) Red Hat
17 21 (2.47%) NetApp
17 21 (2.47%) Avaya
18 20 (2.35%) Mitel
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Open Table
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £60-70,000 + £10K+ Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago