The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 22 10 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 9.59% 15.18% 6.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 56.00% 46.03% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 6
Average salary £52,250 £60,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.91% +34.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £77,500 £60,000
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 Docklands, London region.

Communications & Networking Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 63 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 17.12% 32.98% 21.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 54 35
Average salary £52,250 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.91% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Firewall
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Docklands, London region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, 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 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 19 (82.61%) MS Office
3 18 (78.26%) MCP
3 18 (78.26%) C
3 18 (78.26%) Mac OS X
3 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (78.26%) Internet
3 18 (78.26%) Blackberry
3 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (78.26%) Mac OS
4 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
4 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco
4 5 (21.74%) CCNP
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
5 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (13.04%) Network Security
6 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.70%) OpenView
7 2 (8.70%) Juniper
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.70%) WAN
7 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
7 2 (8.70%) SNMP
7 2 (8.70%) TACACS
7 2 (8.70%) Cryptography
7 2 (8.70%) Computer Security

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, 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.

Applications
1 19 (82.61%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (13.04%) Network Security
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
3 2 (8.70%) SNMP
3 2 (8.70%) TACACS
4 1 (4.35%) FWSM
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.35%) IPsec
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Support Engineer
1 18 (78.26%) 2nd Line Support
1 18 (78.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Security Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Blackberry
2 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (8.70%) Cryptography
3 2 (8.70%) SecurID
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Linux
3 18 (78.26%) Mac OS X
3 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (78.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Security
1 2 (8.70%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (4.35%) Release Management
2 1 (4.35%) Network Design
2 1 (4.35%) Project Management
2 1 (4.35%) BCP
2 1 (4.35%) Validation
2 1 (4.35%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) MCP
2 5 (21.74%) CCNP
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
3 1 (4.35%) CCSA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) OpenView
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (8.70%) Cacti
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
3 2 (8.70%) Juniper
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Riverbed