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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 62 67 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 396 468 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.09% 3.99% 3.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.62% 23.47% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 359 415 339
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 £30,000 £37,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1337 1994 1818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.82% 17.00% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1676 1601
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 £30,000 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in the City of London

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 506 (58.70%) Cisco
2 315 (36.54%) Windows
3 281 (32.60%) Cisco Certification
4 260 (30.16%) Juniper
5 255 (29.58%) Finance
6 249 (28.89%) CheckPoint
7 225 (26.10%) WAN
8 222 (25.75%) LAN
9 211 (24.48%) VMware
10 207 (24.01%) Cisco ASA
11 194 (22.51%) Linux
12 191 (22.16%) VPN
13 188 (21.81%) TCP/IP
14 173 (20.07%) CCNP
15 168 (19.49%) Data Centre
16 167 (19.37%) F5
17 165 (19.14%) Microsoft
18 164 (19.03%) Network Security
19 152 (17.63%) BGP
20 150 (17.40%) DNS
21 147 (17.05%) Active Directory
22 144 (16.71%) CCNA
22 144 (16.71%) ITIL
23 132 (15.31%) Wireless
24 131 (15.20%) VMware Infrastructure
25 129 (14.97%) OSPF
26 121 (14.04%) SQL
27 118 (13.69%) Cisco Nexus
28 115 (13.34%) MS Exchange
29 113 (13.11%) MPLS

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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
1 115 (13.34%) MS Exchange
2 48 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (4.64%) Apache
4 37 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (3.94%) Lync
6 30 (3.48%) SharePoint
7 28 (3.25%) IIS
8 17 (1.97%) Tomcat
9 16 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (1.62%) JBoss
11 12 (1.39%) nginx
12 10 (1.16%) Confluence
13 9 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (0.81%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.81%) MediaWiki
15 6 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (0.58%) Node.js
17 4 (0.46%) OpenStack
17 4 (0.46%) Office Communications Server
17 4 (0.46%) Lightstreamer
Applications
1 67 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 39 (4.52%) MS Office
3 11 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.35%) Summit
4 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.12%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 61 (7.08%) Office 365
2 33 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (1.97%) SaaS
5 12 (1.39%) IaaS
6 9 (1.04%) PaaS
7 5 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.46%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.23%) Datadog
10 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.12%) Route 53
10 1 (0.12%) GitHub
10 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 225 (26.10%) WAN
2 222 (25.75%) LAN
3 207 (24.01%) Cisco ASA
4 191 (22.16%) VPN
5 188 (21.81%) TCP/IP
6 164 (19.03%) Network Security
7 152 (17.63%) BGP
8 150 (17.40%) DNS
9 132 (15.31%) Wireless
10 129 (14.97%) OSPF
11 118 (13.69%) Cisco Nexus
12 113 (13.11%) MPLS
13 97 (11.25%) SAN
14 87 (10.09%) VoIP
15 82 (9.51%) DHCP
16 68 (7.89%) VLAN
17 67 (7.77%) EIGRP
18 62 (7.19%) SSL
19 58 (6.73%) Internet
20 54 (6.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.83%) MySQL
3 11 (1.28%) Relational Database
4 8 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (0.70%) MongoDB
5 6 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.58%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.23%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.23%) DB2
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.23%) Big Data
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 23 (2.67%) JIRA
2 20 (2.32%) Subversion
3 19 (2.20%) Git (software)
4 17 (1.97%) Visual Studio
5 13 (1.51%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (0.93%) Hudson
9 5 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.35%) FishEye
11 2 (0.23%) Ant
11 2 (0.23%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.23%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.23%) Metasploit
11 2 (0.23%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.12%) Selenium
12 1 (0.12%) Fiddler
12 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.12%) JUnit
General
1 255 (29.58%) Finance
2 67 (7.77%) Telecoms
3 62 (7.19%) Banking
4 29 (3.36%) Retail
5 26 (3.02%) Advertising
6 24 (2.78%) Marketing
7 23 (2.67%) Legal
8 22 (2.55%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.28%) Electronics
9 11 (1.28%) Law
10 10 (1.16%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.04%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.93%) Games
12 8 (0.93%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.46%) Publishing
13 4 (0.46%) Back Office
14 2 (0.23%) Front Office
14 2 (0.23%) German Language
14 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.12%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 244 (28.31%) Network Engineer
2 77 (8.93%) Security Engineer
3 70 (8.12%) Support Engineer
4 69 (8.00%) Consultant
5 57 (6.61%) Analyst
6 56 (6.50%) Administrator
7 45 (5.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 43 (4.99%) Network Consultant
9 42 (4.87%) Architect
10 41 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
11 40 (4.64%) Senior Network Engineer
12 36 (4.18%) Network Support
13 29 (3.36%) Network Security Engineer
14 27 (3.13%) Network Manager
15 25 (2.90%) Developer
16 23 (2.67%) Systems Engineer
17 22 (2.55%) Network Support Engineer
18 21 (2.44%) Security Analyst
19 20 (2.32%) Technical Support
20 19 (2.20%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.36%) Web Services
2 25 (2.90%) .NET
3 17 (1.97%) 802.1X
4 15 (1.74%) RESTful
5 14 (1.62%) XML
5 14 (1.62%) LAMP
6 13 (1.51%) SOAP
7 11 (1.28%) HTML
8 10 (1.16%) WCF
8 10 (1.16%) LINQ
8 10 (1.16%) Ajax
9 8 (0.93%) Middleware
10 7 (0.81%) XMPP
11 6 (0.70%) HTML5
12 5 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
12 5 (0.58%) Underscore.js
12 5 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (0.58%) Backbone.js
13 4 (0.46%) Apache Flex
13 4 (0.46%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 168 (19.49%) Data Centre
2 49 (5.68%) Management Information System
3 48 (5.57%) Computer Science
4 47 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (3.94%) PKI
6 26 (3.02%) Blackberry
7 17 (1.97%) Hedge funds
8 16 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
8 16 (1.86%) Clustering
9 15 (1.74%) Eurex
10 10 (1.16%) iPhone
10 10 (1.16%) Replication
10 10 (1.16%) Online Banking
11 9 (1.04%) User Experience
12 8 (0.93%) Wiki
13 7 (0.81%) DTV
14 6 (0.70%) Thin Client
14 6 (0.70%) Equities
14 6 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (0.70%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 315 (36.54%) Windows
2 194 (22.51%) Linux
3 109 (12.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 88 (10.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 71 (8.24%) UNIX
6 62 (7.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 38 (4.41%) Windows 7
8 25 (2.90%) CentOS
9 24 (2.78%) Windows XP
9 24 (2.78%) Windows 8
10 23 (2.67%) Ubuntu
11 16 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (1.74%) Debian
13 10 (1.16%) Android
14 9 (1.04%) Solaris
15 5 (0.58%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.58%) CoreOS
16 4 (0.46%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.35%) VMS
17 3 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (16.71%) ITIL
2 97 (11.25%) Load Balancing
3 86 (9.98%) Information Security
4 82 (9.51%) Network Design
5 56 (6.50%) Project Management
6 55 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 45 (5.22%) DevOps
8 44 (5.10%) SIEM
9 41 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 39 (4.52%) Service Delivery
11 37 (4.29%) Change Control
12 34 (3.94%) Incident Management
13 33 (3.83%) CRM
14 32 (3.71%) Change Management
15 31 (3.60%) Service Management
15 31 (3.60%) Agile Software Development
15 31 (3.60%) Kalman Filter
16 30 (3.48%) Penetration Testing
17 29 (3.36%) Asset Management
18 28 (3.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 121 (14.04%) SQL
2 52 (6.03%) Perl
3 50 (5.80%) PowerShell
4 48 (5.57%) Java
5 44 (5.10%) Bash Shell
6 42 (4.87%) Python
7 31 (3.60%) JavaScript
8 24 (2.78%) C#
9 19 (2.20%) PHP
10 16 (1.86%) Ruby
11 12 (1.39%) C
12 10 (1.16%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.93%) C++
14 4 (0.46%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.46%) VBScript
15 3 (0.35%) Tcl
16 2 (0.23%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.23%) Korn
16 2 (0.23%) Scala
16 2 (0.23%) sed
Qualifications
1 281 (32.60%) Cisco Certification
2 173 (20.07%) CCNP
3 144 (16.71%) CCNA
4 103 (11.95%) Degree
5 58 (6.73%) CCSA
6 57 (6.61%) Security Cleared
7 52 (6.03%) CISSP
8 49 (5.68%) CCIE
8 49 (5.68%) SC Cleared
9 47 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 34 (3.94%) CCSE
11 30 (3.48%) MCSE
12 29 (3.36%) JNCIP
13 26 (3.02%) JNCIA
14 25 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
15 17 (1.97%) CISA
15 17 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 16 (1.86%) MCSA
17 15 (1.74%) CISM
18 14 (1.62%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.80%) SLA
2 37 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (2.32%) COBIT
4 17 (1.97%) PCI DSS
5 13 (1.51%) QA
6 5 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.46%) FISMA
System Software
1 147 (17.05%) Active Directory
2 131 (15.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (6.84%) Hyper-V
4 37 (4.29%) VMware ESX
5 33 (3.83%) XenApp
6 23 (2.67%) vSphere
7 18 (2.09%) XenServer
8 14 (1.62%) iptables
9 13 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (1.04%) KVM
10 9 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
10 9 (1.04%) Snort
10 9 (1.04%) Xen
11 8 (0.93%) Postfix
11 8 (0.93%) Samba
11 8 (0.93%) Docker
12 6 (0.70%) LXC
12 6 (0.70%) ProxySG
13 5 (0.58%) vCloud
13 5 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (4.64%) Puppet
2 22 (2.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (2.09%) Backup Exec
4 16 (1.86%) SCCM
4 16 (1.86%) FortiGate
5 15 (1.74%) Ansible
5 15 (1.74%) Nagios
5 15 (1.74%) CiscoWorks
6 11 (1.28%) Nessus
6 11 (1.28%) WSUS
6 11 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
7 9 (1.04%) ZABBIX
8 8 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 8 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
9 7 (0.81%) Salt
10 5 (0.58%) Cisco LMS
11 4 (0.46%) SCOM
12 3 (0.35%) OSSEC
12 3 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 506 (58.70%) Cisco
2 260 (30.16%) Juniper
3 249 (28.89%) CheckPoint
4 211 (24.48%) VMware
5 167 (19.37%) F5
6 165 (19.14%) Microsoft
7 92 (10.67%) Citrix
8 50 (5.80%) Fortinet
9 48 (5.57%) HP
10 42 (4.87%) Red Hat
11 41 (4.76%) Blue Coat
12 36 (4.18%) McAfee
13 28 (3.25%) NetApp
13 28 (3.25%) Meraki
14 27 (3.13%) Aruba
14 27 (3.13%) Oracle
15 22 (2.55%) Symantec
16 21 (2.44%) SolarWinds
17 20 (2.32%) Splunk
17 20 (2.32%) EMC
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £62000 - £73500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £62000 - £73500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 29 days hols, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago