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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 65 71 97
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +26
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 395 455 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.76% 3.65% 2.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.26% 22.39% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 357 412 306
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
1449 2032 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.79% 16.31% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1236 1720 1689
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 July 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 July 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.

1 602 (61.81%) Cisco
2 362 (37.17%) Windows
3 303 (31.11%) Cisco Certification
4 292 (29.98%) WAN
5 287 (29.47%) Juniper
6 273 (28.03%) CheckPoint
7 272 (27.93%) Finance
8 271 (27.82%) LAN
9 249 (25.56%) VPN
10 234 (24.02%) VMware
11 218 (22.38%) Cisco ASA
12 211 (21.66%) F5
12 211 (21.66%) Linux
13 203 (20.84%) BGP
14 197 (20.23%) Data Centre
15 195 (20.02%) Microsoft
16 193 (19.82%) TCP/IP
17 183 (18.79%) CCNP
18 180 (18.48%) Network Security
19 171 (17.56%) CCNA
20 170 (17.45%) ITIL
21 166 (17.04%) OSPF
22 163 (16.74%) Wireless
23 162 (16.63%) DNS
24 159 (16.32%) MPLS
24 159 (16.32%) Cisco Nexus
25 158 (16.22%) Active Directory
26 149 (15.30%) MS Exchange
27 146 (14.99%) VMware Infrastructure
28 131 (13.45%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 149 (15.30%) MS Exchange
2 64 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (5.13%) Apache
4 41 (4.21%) IIS
5 36 (3.70%) Lync
6 25 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 24 (2.46%) SharePoint
8 22 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
9 21 (2.16%) Tomcat
10 17 (1.75%) JBoss
10 17 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 16 (1.64%) nginx
12 10 (1.03%) WebSphere
12 10 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (0.72%) Confluence
14 6 (0.62%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.51%) Node.js
16 4 (0.41%) MediaWiki
16 4 (0.41%) Lightstreamer
16 4 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 76 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.70%) MS Office
3 16 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.21%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 11 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.51%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.10%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.10%) HiPortfolio
5 1 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.10%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.10%) assyst
5 1 (0.10%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 45 (4.62%) Office 365
2 29 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.95%) SaaS
4 18 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (1.54%) IaaS
6 11 (1.13%) PaaS
7 6 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.41%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.21%) Datadog
9 2 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.10%) GitHub
10 1 (0.10%) Route 53
10 1 (0.10%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 292 (29.98%) WAN
2 271 (27.82%) LAN
3 249 (25.56%) VPN
4 218 (22.38%) Cisco ASA
5 203 (20.84%) BGP
6 193 (19.82%) TCP/IP
7 180 (18.48%) Network Security
8 166 (17.04%) OSPF
9 163 (16.74%) Wireless
10 162 (16.63%) DNS
11 159 (16.32%) MPLS
11 159 (16.32%) Cisco Nexus
12 115 (11.81%) SAN
13 106 (10.88%) VoIP
14 103 (10.57%) EIGRP
15 92 (9.45%) DHCP
16 85 (8.73%) VLAN
17 74 (7.60%) SSL
18 72 (7.39%) Internet
19 62 (6.37%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.87%) MySQL
3 10 (1.03%) Relational Database
4 6 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (0.62%) NoSQL
4 6 (0.62%) MongoDB
4 6 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.51%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.31%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.31%) DB2
7 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.21%) Big Data
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.10%) Redis
8 1 (0.10%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 14 (1.44%) JIRA
3 11 (1.13%) Jenkins
3 11 (1.13%) Subversion
4 5 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.51%) Hudson
5 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.31%) FishEye
7 2 (0.21%) Ant
7 2 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.21%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.10%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.10%) Selenium
8 1 (0.10%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.10%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.10%) JUnit
8 1 (0.10%) MSI
8 1 (0.10%) Maven
General
1 272 (27.93%) Finance
2 78 (8.01%) Telecoms
3 67 (6.88%) Banking
4 34 (3.49%) Retail
5 33 (3.39%) Advertising
6 27 (2.77%) Legal
7 22 (2.26%) Marketing
8 20 (2.05%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.44%) Electronics
10 13 (1.33%) Manufacturing
11 12 (1.23%) Law
12 9 (0.92%) Investment Banking
13 8 (0.82%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.62%) Games
15 5 (0.51%) Back Office
15 5 (0.51%) Publishing
16 3 (0.31%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.21%) French Language
17 2 (0.21%) German Language
18 1 (0.10%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 282 (28.95%) Network Engineer
2 88 (9.03%) Consultant
3 73 (7.49%) Security Engineer
4 70 (7.19%) Support Engineer
5 69 (7.08%) Analyst
6 61 (6.26%) Architect
7 50 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 49 (5.03%) Senior Network Engineer
9 47 (4.83%) Network Consultant
10 46 (4.72%) Administrator
11 38 (3.90%) Network Support
12 34 (3.49%) Systems Administrator
13 30 (3.08%) Network Security Engineer
13 30 (3.08%) Systems Engineer
14 29 (2.98%) Network Architect
15 28 (2.87%) Network Manager
16 25 (2.57%) Security Analyst
17 24 (2.46%) Network Support Engineer
17 24 (2.46%) Design Engineer
18 20 (2.05%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (2.46%) Web Services
2 16 (1.64%) 802.1X
3 15 (1.54%) XML
4 13 (1.33%) XMPP
5 10 (1.03%) Middleware
5 10 (1.03%) RESTful
6 9 (0.92%) HTML
6 9 (0.92%) .NET
7 8 (0.82%) SOAP
8 7 (0.72%) Java EE
8 7 (0.72%) LAMP
9 5 (0.51%) LINQ
9 5 (0.51%) WCF
9 5 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
9 5 (0.51%) TIBCO EMS
9 5 (0.51%) Backbone.js
9 5 (0.51%) Underscore.js
9 5 (0.51%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (0.51%) Ajax
10 4 (0.41%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 197 (20.23%) Data Centre
2 66 (6.78%) Management Information System
3 61 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (5.54%) Computer Science
5 36 (3.70%) PKI
6 30 (3.08%) Blackberry
7 26 (2.67%) Clustering
8 18 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
9 16 (1.64%) Replication
9 16 (1.64%) Hedge funds
10 11 (1.13%) DTV
10 11 (1.13%) Equities
11 10 (1.03%) Online Banking
11 10 (1.03%) iPhone
12 9 (0.92%) User Experience
12 9 (0.92%) Eurex
13 8 (0.82%) Thin Client
13 8 (0.82%) Fat Client
14 7 (0.72%) EqualLogic
14 7 (0.72%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 362 (37.17%) Windows
2 211 (21.66%) Linux
3 115 (11.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 89 (9.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (7.60%) UNIX
6 68 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 38 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (3.49%) Windows XP
9 30 (3.08%) Windows 7
10 29 (2.98%) CentOS
11 25 (2.57%) Windows 8
12 20 (2.05%) Ubuntu
13 19 (1.95%) Debian
14 10 (1.03%) Android
15 9 (0.92%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.51%) CoreOS
16 5 (0.51%) VMS
16 5 (0.51%) Solaris
16 5 (0.51%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (17.45%) ITIL
2 120 (12.32%) Load Balancing
3 111 (11.40%) Network Design
4 94 (9.65%) Information Security
5 66 (6.78%) Project Management
6 63 (6.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 51 (5.24%) Service Delivery
8 42 (4.31%) Kalman Filter
9 41 (4.21%) SIEM
10 40 (4.11%) Change Control
11 36 (3.70%) Mentoring
12 35 (3.59%) Penetration Testing
13 34 (3.49%) Incident Management
14 33 (3.39%) Change Management
14 33 (3.39%) Service Management
14 33 (3.39%) Asset Management
15 32 (3.29%) DevOps
16 31 (3.18%) E-Commerce
17 26 (2.67%) Business Continuity
17 26 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 131 (13.45%) SQL
2 55 (5.65%) Python
3 52 (5.34%) Perl
4 48 (4.93%) Bash Shell
5 45 (4.62%) Java
6 39 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 25 (2.57%) JavaScript
8 16 (1.64%) C
9 15 (1.54%) PHP
9 15 (1.54%) Ruby
10 11 (1.13%) Shell Script
11 10 (1.03%) C#
12 8 (0.82%) C++
13 3 (0.31%) Tcl
14 2 (0.21%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.21%) VBScript
14 2 (0.21%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.21%) sed
14 2 (0.21%) Korn
14 2 (0.21%) Scala
Qualifications
1 303 (31.11%) Cisco Certification
2 183 (18.79%) CCNP
3 171 (17.56%) CCNA
4 131 (13.45%) Degree
5 69 (7.08%) Security Cleared
6 62 (6.37%) CCSA
7 61 (6.26%) SC Cleared
8 57 (5.85%) CISSP
9 56 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 53 (5.44%) CCIE
11 39 (4.00%) MCSE
12 33 (3.39%) CCSE
12 33 (3.39%) JNCIA
13 26 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 25 (2.57%) JNCIP
14 25 (2.57%) ITIL Certification
15 17 (1.75%) CCDP
16 16 (1.64%) MCSA
17 14 (1.44%) MCITP
17 14 (1.44%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (7.19%) SLA
2 38 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (2.26%) PCI DSS
4 20 (2.05%) COBIT
5 10 (1.03%) QA
6 5 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 158 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 146 (14.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 44 (4.52%) XenApp
5 30 (3.08%) VMware ESX
6 29 (2.98%) vSphere
7 19 (1.95%) XenServer
8 15 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
10 12 (1.23%) Xen
11 11 (1.13%) XenDesktop
12 8 (0.82%) Snort
12 8 (0.82%) Terminal Services
12 8 (0.82%) iptables
12 8 (0.82%) Docker
13 7 (0.72%) Squid
13 7 (0.72%) UAG
14 6 (0.62%) Samba
14 6 (0.62%) ProxySG
14 6 (0.62%) LXC
Systems Management
1 34 (3.49%) Puppet
2 21 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (2.05%) Cisco CUCM
4 18 (1.85%) CiscoWorks
5 15 (1.54%) Backup Exec
6 14 (1.44%) FortiGate
7 13 (1.33%) WSUS
7 13 (1.33%) Nagios
8 12 (1.23%) SCCM
9 9 (0.92%) SolarWinds Orion
9 9 (0.92%) Cisco UCCX
9 9 (0.92%) Ansible
9 9 (0.92%) Nessus
10 8 (0.82%) OPNET
10 8 (0.82%) ITRS Geneos
10 8 (0.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 7 (0.72%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.62%) Cisco Prime
13 5 (0.51%) Cisco LMS
13 5 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 602 (61.81%) Cisco
2 287 (29.47%) Juniper
3 273 (28.03%) CheckPoint
4 234 (24.02%) VMware
5 211 (21.66%) F5
6 195 (20.02%) Microsoft
7 125 (12.83%) Citrix
8 77 (7.91%) HP
9 51 (5.24%) Red Hat
9 51 (5.24%) Fortinet
10 45 (4.62%) NetApp
11 41 (4.21%) Blue Coat
12 38 (3.90%) Oracle
12 38 (3.90%) McAfee
13 37 (3.80%) Aruba
14 34 (3.49%) SolarWinds
15 33 (3.39%) Symantec
16 32 (3.29%) Meraki
17 28 (2.87%) Avaya
18 24 (2.46%) Riverbed
City, London
Netstar IT Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: benefits, Pension, on site gym
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30k + Extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, pension, on site gym
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 29 days hols, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 29 days hols, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £95000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum Oncall & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago