The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 68 94 79
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 455 337 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.65% 2.81% 3.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.74% 17.90% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 412 306 383
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2001 1883 2082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.07% 15.70% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1705 1686 1873
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
London

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 24 July 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 24 July 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.

1 460 (55.29%) Cisco
2 339 (40.75%) Windows
3 283 (34.01%) Finance
4 264 (31.73%) Cisco Certification
5 258 (31.01%) WAN
6 227 (27.28%) LAN
7 208 (25.00%) CheckPoint
8 201 (24.16%) Active Directory
9 194 (23.32%) Juniper
10 193 (23.20%) DNS
11 187 (22.48%) TCP/IP
12 186 (22.36%) Linux
12 186 (22.36%) VMware
13 184 (22.12%) VPN
14 177 (21.27%) Microsoft
15 155 (18.63%) CCNP
16 151 (18.15%) ITIL
17 144 (17.31%) F5
18 142 (17.07%) Load Balancing
19 140 (16.83%) BGP
20 135 (16.23%) VMware Infrastructure
21 127 (15.26%) MPLS
22 126 (15.14%) MS Exchange
23 122 (14.66%) Windows Server 2008
24 119 (14.30%) OSPF
25 115 (13.82%) Wireless
26 109 (13.10%) Cisco ASA
27 107 (12.86%) CCNA
28 106 (12.74%) SSL
29 101 (12.14%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 126 (15.14%) MS Exchange
2 64 (7.69%) IIS
3 61 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 40 (4.81%) Tomcat
5 37 (4.45%) Apache
6 34 (4.09%) SharePoint
6 34 (4.09%) WebSphere
7 26 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 20 (2.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 19 (2.28%) Lync
10 17 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
12 11 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.60%) SAS
14 5 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
14 5 (0.60%) nginx
15 4 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 92 (11.06%) MS Excel
2 44 (5.29%) MS Office
3 8 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.36%) RMDS
2 3 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 34 (4.09%) Office 365
2 20 (2.40%) SaaS
3 14 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.84%) PaaS
7 6 (0.72%) IaaS
8 4 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.36%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.12%) Route 53
10 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 258 (31.01%) WAN
2 227 (27.28%) LAN
3 193 (23.20%) DNS
4 187 (22.48%) TCP/IP
5 184 (22.12%) VPN
6 140 (16.83%) BGP
7 127 (15.26%) MPLS
8 119 (14.30%) OSPF
9 115 (13.82%) Wireless
10 109 (13.10%) Cisco ASA
11 106 (12.74%) SSL
12 101 (12.14%) SAN
13 98 (11.78%) DHCP
13 98 (11.78%) Network Security
14 93 (11.18%) Internet
15 85 (10.22%) EIGRP
16 68 (8.17%) VoIP
17 62 (7.45%) VLAN
18 60 (7.21%) Cisco Nexus
19 57 (6.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (10.82%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.45%) MySQL
3 10 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (0.96%) Oracle Database
5 7 (0.84%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.48%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.24%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.24%) DB2
10 2 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.12%) Redis
11 1 (0.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (2.04%) JIRA
2 16 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 15 (1.80%) Git (software)
4 14 (1.68%) Subversion
5 10 (1.20%) Hudson
6 6 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.48%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.36%) NUnit
8 3 (0.36%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.24%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.24%) Redmine
9 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.24%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.24%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.24%) Maven
9 2 (0.24%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.12%) MSI
10 1 (0.12%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 283 (34.01%) Finance
2 94 (11.30%) Banking
3 52 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 39 (4.69%) Law
5 24 (2.88%) Advertising
6 23 (2.76%) Marketing
7 21 (2.52%) Retail
8 18 (2.16%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.20%) Legal
10 9 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.08%) Publishing
10 9 (1.08%) Electronics
11 7 (0.84%) Games
12 5 (0.60%) Back Office
12 5 (0.60%) French Language
13 4 (0.48%) Japanese Language
13 4 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.48%) Front Office
14 3 (0.36%) Billing
15 2 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 230 (27.64%) Network Engineer
2 139 (16.71%) Analyst
3 54 (6.49%) Architect
4 52 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 51 (6.13%) Administrator
6 50 (6.01%) Senior Network Engineer
6 50 (6.01%) Security Engineer
7 48 (5.77%) Security Analyst
8 46 (5.53%) Support Engineer
9 41 (4.93%) Consultant
10 40 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
11 37 (4.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 34 (4.09%) Network Analyst
13 31 (3.73%) Team Leader
14 24 (2.88%) Infrastructure Architect
15 23 (2.76%) Applications Support
15 23 (2.76%) Systems Engineer
16 22 (2.64%) Operations Analyst
17 21 (2.52%) Network Security Engineer
17 21 (2.52%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.21%) .NET
2 34 (4.09%) Web Services
3 31 (3.73%) SOAP
4 26 (3.13%) CSS
5 17 (2.04%) HTML
5 17 (2.04%) XML
6 16 (1.92%) J2EE
7 14 (1.68%) Middleware
8 8 (0.96%) LAMP
9 7 (0.84%) DHTML
9 7 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (0.72%) JSON
11 4 (0.48%) YAML
11 4 (0.48%) Software Packaging
11 4 (0.48%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (0.48%) SAML
11 4 (0.48%) Rendezvous
11 4 (0.48%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (0.36%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (4.69%) Computer Science
2 29 (3.49%) Management Information System
3 27 (3.25%) Blackberry
4 25 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
5 22 (2.64%) Statistics
5 22 (2.64%) Clustering
6 19 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (2.04%) Replication
8 16 (1.92%) Hedge funds
9 15 (1.80%) Fixed Income
10 13 (1.56%) SecurID
11 11 (1.32%) PKI
11 11 (1.32%) Open Source
12 10 (1.20%) Equities
13 9 (1.08%) DTV
14 8 (0.96%) Derivative
15 7 (0.84%) iPhone
15 7 (0.84%) SWIFT
15 7 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
16 5 (0.60%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 339 (40.75%) Windows
2 186 (22.36%) Linux
3 122 (14.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 98 (11.78%) UNIX
5 73 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 58 (6.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (5.77%) Windows 7
8 34 (4.09%) Solaris
9 18 (2.16%) CentOS
9 18 (2.16%) Windows 8
10 15 (1.80%) Windows XP
11 14 (1.68%) Ubuntu
12 12 (1.44%) AIX
12 12 (1.44%) Debian
13 10 (1.20%) Mac OS X
14 9 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
16 7 (0.84%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.48%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (18.15%) ITIL
2 142 (17.07%) Load Balancing
3 73 (8.77%) Information Security
4 67 (8.05%) Network Design
5 64 (7.69%) Network Management
6 58 (6.97%) Project Management
7 36 (4.33%) Migration
8 35 (4.21%) SIEM
9 33 (3.97%) Change Management
10 30 (3.61%) Vulnerability Management
11 28 (3.37%) Disaster Recovery
12 27 (3.25%) E-Commerce
12 27 (3.25%) Capacity Management
12 27 (3.25%) Network Monitoring
13 25 (3.00%) Configuration Management
13 25 (3.00%) Performance Tuning
14 23 (2.76%) Security Management
15 22 (2.64%) Business Continuity
16 21 (2.52%) Service Management
17 20 (2.40%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (8.89%) SQL
2 64 (7.69%) Java
3 48 (5.77%) Perl
4 36 (4.33%) Bash Shell
5 32 (3.85%) Python
5 32 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 20 (2.40%) JavaScript
7 15 (1.80%) C
8 13 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.44%) Ruby
10 11 (1.32%) PHP
11 9 (1.08%) VB
12 6 (0.72%) C#
12 6 (0.72%) C++
13 5 (0.60%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.48%) VBScript
14 4 (0.48%) VBA
15 3 (0.36%) VB6
15 3 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 264 (31.73%) Cisco Certification
2 155 (18.63%) CCNP
3 107 (12.86%) CCNA
4 72 (8.65%) Degree
5 68 (8.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 56 (6.73%) MCSE
7 47 (5.65%) CISSP
8 43 (5.17%) CCIE
9 38 (4.57%) CCSE
10 35 (4.21%) Security Cleared
11 29 (3.49%) CCSA
12 28 (3.37%) MCITP
13 24 (2.88%) SC Cleared
13 24 (2.88%) MCSA
14 22 (2.64%) CCSP
14 22 (2.64%) CCDP
15 19 (2.28%) JNCIE
16 18 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 17 (2.04%) MCP
18 15 (1.80%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (3.00%) SLA
3 24 (2.88%) QA
4 13 (1.56%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.96%) COBIT
6 5 (0.60%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.48%) ISO 8583
8 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 201 (24.16%) Active Directory
2 135 (16.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (4.45%) VMware ESX
4 34 (4.09%) Hyper-V
5 32 (3.85%) vSphere
6 14 (1.68%) XenApp
7 11 (1.32%) Snort
7 11 (1.32%) Sendmail
7 11 (1.32%) XenServer
7 11 (1.32%) DFS Replication
8 9 (1.08%) ISA Server
9 8 (0.96%) UAG
10 7 (0.84%) Postfix
11 6 (0.72%) NFS
12 5 (0.60%) ProxySG
13 4 (0.48%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.48%) Xen
13 4 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 39 (4.69%) CiscoWorks
2 28 (3.37%) HP NNM
3 23 (2.76%) Puppet
4 21 (2.52%) SCCM
5 18 (2.16%) Backup Exec
6 17 (2.04%) Nagios
7 15 (1.80%) NetBackup
8 13 (1.56%) Cacti
8 13 (1.56%) SCOM
9 10 (1.20%) WSUS
10 9 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
10 9 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Management
10 9 (1.08%) Zenoss
11 7 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (0.84%) OpenView
11 7 (0.84%) SmokePing
12 6 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 5 (0.60%) Nessus
13 5 (0.60%) Control-M
Vendors
1 460 (55.29%) Cisco
2 208 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 194 (23.32%) Juniper
4 186 (22.36%) VMware
5 177 (21.27%) Microsoft
6 144 (17.31%) F5
7 90 (10.82%) HP
7 90 (10.82%) Citrix
8 59 (7.09%) Oracle
9 52 (6.25%) Symantec
10 43 (5.17%) SolarWinds
11 38 (4.57%) Aruba
12 29 (3.49%) Blue Coat
13 24 (2.88%) EMC
13 24 (2.88%) Sun
14 23 (2.76%) Dell
15 22 (2.64%) Riverbed
15 22 (2.64%) Avaya
16 20 (2.40%) Websense
16 20 (2.40%) Red Hat
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £175 - £225 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits inc. bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago