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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 43 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 520 326 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.00% 3.14% 3.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.56% 20.46% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 456 291 335
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1958 1593 2250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.82% 15.34% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1343 2020
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £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
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 27 February 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 27 February 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.

1 635 (62.69%) Cisco
2 411 (40.57%) Windows
3 378 (37.31%) Cisco Certification
4 341 (33.66%) VPN
5 319 (31.49%) WAN
6 289 (28.53%) Juniper
7 286 (28.23%) Finance
8 271 (26.75%) LAN
9 263 (25.96%) VMware
10 250 (24.68%) CheckPoint
11 243 (23.99%) Active Directory
12 241 (23.79%) CCNP
13 231 (22.80%) BGP
14 230 (22.70%) Cisco ASA
15 226 (22.31%) Linux
16 223 (22.01%) Network Security
17 219 (21.62%) Microsoft
18 216 (21.32%) Wireless
19 214 (21.13%) MPLS
19 214 (21.13%) CCNA
20 188 (18.56%) DNS
20 188 (18.56%) OSPF
21 182 (17.97%) ITIL
22 181 (17.87%) VMware Infrastructure
23 177 (17.47%) TCP/IP
24 173 (17.08%) F5
25 171 (16.88%) MS Exchange
26 168 (16.58%) Citrix
27 164 (16.19%) EIGRP
28 162 (15.99%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 171 (16.88%) MS Exchange
2 74 (7.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (5.33%) SharePoint
4 51 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 50 (4.94%) Lync
6 46 (4.54%) IIS
7 44 (4.34%) Apache
8 40 (3.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 36 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2007
10 28 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
11 20 (1.97%) Tomcat
12 17 (1.68%) nginx
13 8 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (0.69%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.39%) TIBCO EMS
16 4 (0.39%) JBoss
17 3 (0.30%) IBM Notes
17 3 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 96 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 62 (6.12%) MS Office
3 22 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.39%) SmartSuite
5 2 (0.20%) S-PLUS
5 2 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.39%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.099%) Eikon
6 1 (0.099%) Front Arena
6 1 (0.099%) RMDS
6 1 (0.099%) assyst
6 1 (0.099%) HiPortfolio
6 1 (0.099%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 37 (3.65%) Office 365
2 27 (2.67%) SaaS
3 21 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.97%) IaaS
5 16 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (0.89%) PaaS
8 1 (0.099%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.099%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.099%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 341 (33.66%) VPN
2 319 (31.49%) WAN
3 271 (26.75%) LAN
4 231 (22.80%) BGP
5 230 (22.70%) Cisco ASA
6 223 (22.01%) Network Security
7 216 (21.32%) Wireless
8 214 (21.13%) MPLS
9 188 (18.56%) OSPF
9 188 (18.56%) DNS
10 177 (17.47%) TCP/IP
11 164 (16.19%) EIGRP
12 162 (15.99%) SAN
13 156 (15.40%) Cisco Nexus
14 136 (13.43%) DHCP
15 134 (13.23%) VoIP
16 108 (10.66%) VLAN
17 105 (10.37%) Internet
17 105 (10.37%) SSL
18 85 (8.39%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (7.90%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.47%) MySQL
3 16 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (1.38%) Relational Database
5 7 (0.69%) Oracle Database
6 6 (0.59%) MongoDB
7 5 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.20%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.20%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.099%) QlikView
10 1 (0.099%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.099%) Big Data
10 1 (0.099%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.099%) DB2
10 1 (0.099%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.099%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 13 (1.28%) Git (software)
1 13 (1.28%) Jenkins
2 8 (0.79%) JIRA
3 5 (0.49%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.49%) Hudson
4 4 (0.39%) Bugzilla
5 3 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.30%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.30%) CruiseControl
5 3 (0.30%) Subversion
5 3 (0.30%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.20%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.20%) Xcode
7 1 (0.099%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.099%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.099%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.099%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 286 (28.23%) Finance
2 83 (8.19%) Telecoms
3 61 (6.02%) Banking
4 44 (4.34%) Advertising
5 31 (3.06%) Law
6 29 (2.86%) Marketing
7 24 (2.37%) Legal
8 23 (2.27%) Electronics
9 20 (1.97%) Manufacturing
10 19 (1.88%) Financial Institution
10 19 (1.88%) Retail
11 15 (1.48%) Investment Banking
12 14 (1.38%) Games
12 14 (1.38%) iGaming
13 9 (0.89%) Back Office
14 8 (0.79%) Billing
15 4 (0.39%) Publishing
15 4 (0.39%) Front Office
16 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.099%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 284 (28.04%) Network Engineer
2 115 (11.35%) Analyst
3 92 (9.08%) Consultant
4 76 (7.50%) Security Engineer
5 66 (6.52%) Architect
6 60 (5.92%) Support Engineer
7 57 (5.63%) Security Analyst
8 55 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 53 (5.23%) Network Security Engineer
10 52 (5.13%) Administrator
10 52 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
11 50 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
12 41 (4.05%) Network Consultant
13 40 (3.95%) Network Architect
14 33 (3.26%) Information Security Analyst
14 33 (3.26%) Information Analyst
14 33 (3.26%) Systems Engineer
15 28 (2.76%) Support Analyst
16 26 (2.57%) Team Leader
17 24 (2.37%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (1.97%) Web Services
2 13 (1.28%) XMPP
3 8 (0.79%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (0.79%) SOAP
4 7 (0.69%) SAML
5 6 (0.59%) XML
5 6 (0.59%) .NET
6 5 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (0.39%) Middleware
7 4 (0.39%) Java EE
8 3 (0.30%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.20%) LAMP
9 2 (0.20%) Cocoa
10 1 (0.099%) Ajax
10 1 (0.099%) J2EE
10 1 (0.099%) WSH
10 1 (0.099%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.099%) WCF
10 1 (0.099%) LINQ
10 1 (0.099%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 87 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (5.92%) Management Information System
3 41 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 32 (3.16%) Blackberry
5 30 (2.96%) Clustering
6 25 (2.47%) Replication
7 19 (1.88%) DTV
7 19 (1.88%) Open Source
7 19 (1.88%) Hedge funds
8 18 (1.78%) Derivative
9 16 (1.58%) PKI
10 13 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
10 13 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.28%) Equities
11 11 (1.09%) FlexPod
12 8 (0.79%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.69%) Statistics
13 7 (0.69%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
14 5 (0.49%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 411 (40.57%) Windows
2 226 (22.31%) Linux
3 121 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 102 (10.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 101 (9.97%) UNIX
6 95 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 65 (6.42%) Windows XP
8 56 (5.53%) Windows 8
9 48 (4.74%) Windows 7
10 42 (4.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 41 (4.05%) Windows Vista
12 24 (2.37%) Mac OS X
13 22 (2.17%) CentOS
14 21 (2.07%) Ubuntu
15 15 (1.48%) Debian
16 9 (0.89%) Solaris
17 7 (0.69%) Mac OS
17 7 (0.69%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.59%) Android
18 6 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (17.97%) ITIL
2 122 (12.04%) Information Security
3 116 (11.45%) Load Balancing
4 112 (11.06%) Network Design
5 87 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 81 (8.00%) Project Management
7 58 (5.73%) Migration
8 53 (5.23%) Kalman Filter
9 42 (4.15%) Service Delivery
10 41 (4.05%) Service Management
10 41 (4.05%) Network Monitoring
11 40 (3.95%) E-Commerce
12 37 (3.65%) CRM
13 32 (3.16%) Asset Management
14 31 (3.06%) Business Continuity
14 31 (3.06%) Network Management
15 30 (2.96%) Risk Management
16 28 (2.76%) Change Control
17 26 (2.57%) Capacity Planning
17 26 (2.57%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 101 (9.97%) SQL
2 62 (6.12%) Perl
3 58 (5.73%) Python
4 37 (3.65%) Bash Shell
5 28 (2.76%) PowerShell
6 23 (2.27%) C
7 19 (1.88%) Shell Script
8 15 (1.48%) Java
8 15 (1.48%) Ruby
9 12 (1.18%) PHP
10 10 (0.99%) C#
11 6 (0.59%) C++
12 4 (0.39%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.30%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.20%) VBScript
14 2 (0.20%) VB
14 2 (0.20%) VBA
14 2 (0.20%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.20%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.099%) Scala
Qualifications
1 378 (37.31%) Cisco Certification
2 241 (23.79%) CCNP
3 214 (21.13%) CCNA
4 114 (11.25%) Degree
5 97 (9.58%) CISSP
6 59 (5.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 58 (5.73%) CCIE
8 56 (5.53%) Security Cleared
9 47 (4.64%) MCSE
10 39 (3.85%) CCSA
10 39 (3.85%) SC Cleared
11 34 (3.36%) CISM
12 33 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 28 (2.76%) JNCIA
14 26 (2.57%) ITIL Certification
15 25 (2.47%) CCSE
16 22 (2.17%) CCDP
17 21 (2.07%) Citrix Certification
17 21 (2.07%) CISA
18 20 (1.97%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (6.32%) SLA
2 45 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 42 (4.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (3.36%) COBIT
5 7 (0.69%) QA
6 4 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 243 (23.99%) Active Directory
2 181 (17.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (6.61%) Hyper-V
4 51 (5.03%) XenApp
5 42 (4.15%) vSphere
6 21 (2.07%) XenServer
7 20 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (1.97%) Terminal Services
8 16 (1.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 15 (1.48%) VMware ESX
10 12 (1.18%) XenDesktop
11 10 (0.99%) Xen
12 9 (0.89%) KVM
13 7 (0.69%) Squid
14 6 (0.59%) UAG
14 6 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
14 6 (0.59%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.49%) NFS
15 5 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 39 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 32 (3.16%) Nagios
3 25 (2.47%) Puppet
4 23 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
5 22 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (1.97%) SCCM
6 20 (1.97%) SCOM
7 17 (1.68%) Backup Exec
8 16 (1.58%) CiscoWorks
9 13 (1.28%) SolarWinds Orion
10 8 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Management
10 8 (0.79%) OPNET
10 8 (0.79%) Cacti
11 7 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (0.69%) HAProxy
12 6 (0.59%) FortiGate
12 6 (0.59%) Cisco UCCE
13 5 (0.49%) SCOrch
14 4 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
14 4 (0.39%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 635 (62.69%) Cisco
2 289 (28.53%) Juniper
3 263 (25.96%) VMware
4 250 (24.68%) CheckPoint
5 219 (21.62%) Microsoft
6 173 (17.08%) F5
7 168 (16.58%) Citrix
8 121 (11.94%) HP
9 72 (7.11%) SolarWinds
10 58 (5.73%) Red Hat
11 48 (4.74%) Symantec
11 48 (4.74%) Avaya
12 42 (4.15%) NetApp
13 41 (4.05%) Riverbed
14 40 (3.95%) Blue Coat
15 38 (3.75%) Aruba
16 34 (3.36%) Fortinet
16 34 (3.36%) Oracle
17 26 (2.57%) EMC
18 23 (2.27%) SAP
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