The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 48 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 382 381 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.06% 4.50% 4.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.46% 22.15% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 269 325 317
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
Firewall
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1562 1720 1765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.68% 20.33% 21.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1315 1410
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Firewall
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the East of England region.

Firewall Salary Trend in the East of England

Firewall
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in the East of England

Firewall
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +23 178 £42,500 +6.25% 16
Cambridgeshire +30 83 £41,250 +3.12% 8
Essex +2 65 £42,500 -2.85% 4
Bedfordshire -17 45 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Suffolk -16 10 £32,250 -19.37%
Norfolk -15 2 £29,000 -10.76% 6
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 367 (51.98%) Cisco
2 318 (45.04%) Windows
3 283 (40.08%) Active Directory
4 262 (37.11%) VMware
5 244 (34.56%) Microsoft
6 217 (30.74%) WAN
7 206 (29.18%) Cisco Certification
7 206 (29.18%) MS Exchange
8 192 (27.20%) LAN
9 187 (26.49%) VMware Infrastructure
10 179 (25.35%) DNS
11 162 (22.95%) ITIL
12 155 (21.95%) Linux
13 149 (21.10%) CheckPoint
14 146 (20.68%) Citrix
15 145 (20.54%) CCNP
16 138 (19.55%) VPN
17 137 (19.41%) Windows Server 2008
18 131 (18.56%) SQL Server
19 130 (18.41%) Data Centre
20 128 (18.13%) SAN
21 127 (17.99%) SQL
22 123 (17.42%) Exchange Server 2010
23 121 (17.14%) DHCP
24 120 (17.00%) TCP/IP
25 113 (16.01%) Network Security
26 111 (15.72%) Windows Server 2012
27 104 (14.73%) Juniper
28 103 (14.59%) CCNA
29 92 (13.03%) HP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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
1 206 (29.18%) MS Exchange
2 123 (17.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 81 (11.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 68 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 56 (7.93%) SharePoint
6 53 (7.51%) IIS
7 35 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 34 (4.82%) Apache
9 24 (3.40%) Lync
10 18 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 16 (2.27%) Tomcat
12 15 (2.12%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (1.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 8 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2000
13 8 (1.13%) nginx
14 6 (0.85%) CMS
15 5 (0.71%) Zope
15 5 (0.71%) Plone
16 3 (0.42%) JBoss
16 3 (0.42%) Joomla!
Applications
1 86 (12.18%) MS Excel
2 42 (5.95%) MS Office
3 33 (4.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.28%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.71%) SAP Business One
1 5 (0.71%) Magento
2 1 (0.14%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.14%) RiskWrite
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 78 (11.05%) Office 365
2 44 (6.23%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.56%) SaaS
6 9 (1.27%) PaaS
6 9 (1.27%) Mimecast
7 5 (0.71%) IaaS
8 1 (0.14%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 217 (30.74%) WAN
2 192 (27.20%) LAN
3 179 (25.35%) DNS
4 138 (19.55%) VPN
5 128 (18.13%) SAN
6 121 (17.14%) DHCP
7 120 (17.00%) TCP/IP
8 113 (16.01%) Network Security
9 92 (13.03%) SSL
9 92 (13.03%) BGP
10 79 (11.19%) Cisco Nexus
10 79 (11.19%) OSPF
11 69 (9.77%) Wireless
11 69 (9.77%) MPLS
12 63 (8.92%) VLAN
13 53 (7.51%) Cisco ASA
14 44 (6.23%) EIGRP
14 44 (6.23%) VoIP
15 42 (5.95%) Wi-Fi
16 32 (4.53%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 45 (6.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (4.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 25 (3.54%) MySQL
5 14 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (0.99%) Data Mining
8 5 (0.71%) MariaDB
9 3 (0.42%) DB2
10 2 (0.28%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.28%) dBASE
10 2 (0.28%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.28%) Big Data
10 2 (0.28%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.14%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.14%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.14%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (1.70%) Visual Studio
2 7 (0.99%) Subversion
3 6 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.42%) Ant
4 3 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.28%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.14%) TestLink
6 1 (0.14%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.14%) JIRA
General
1 81 (11.47%) Finance
2 38 (5.38%) Telecoms
3 18 (2.55%) Retail
4 16 (2.27%) Marketing
5 12 (1.70%) Advertising
6 10 (1.42%) Back Office
6 10 (1.42%) Banking
7 9 (1.27%) Automotive
8 7 (0.99%) Legal
8 7 (0.99%) Games
9 5 (0.71%) Publishing
10 4 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 121 (17.14%) Network Engineer
2 77 (10.91%) Analyst
3 74 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 68 (9.63%) Consultant
5 53 (7.51%) Administrator
6 47 (6.66%) Systems Administrator
7 46 (6.52%) Support Engineer
8 41 (5.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 40 (5.67%) Architect
10 38 (5.38%) Security Consultant
11 32 (4.53%) Senior Network Engineer
11 32 (4.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 31 (4.39%) Systems Engineer
13 30 (4.25%) Head of IT
14 29 (4.11%) Security Engineer
15 24 (3.40%) 3rd Line Support
16 23 (3.26%) Support Analyst
16 23 (3.26%) Network Consultant
16 23 (3.26%) Infrastructure Manager
17 22 (3.12%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.96%) Web Services
2 23 (3.26%) CSS
3 22 (3.12%) .NET
4 18 (2.55%) HTML
5 15 (2.12%) WCF
6 13 (1.84%) XML
7 12 (1.70%) LAMP
8 11 (1.56%) jQuery
8 11 (1.56%) SOAP
8 11 (1.56%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.42%) J2EE
9 3 (0.42%) Alternative PHP Cache
10 2 (0.28%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.28%) JSON
11 1 (0.14%) ISPF
11 1 (0.14%) RESTful
11 1 (0.14%) HTML5
11 1 (0.14%) CSS3
11 1 (0.14%) COM
11 1 (0.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 130 (18.41%) Data Centre
2 68 (9.63%) Management Information System
3 64 (9.07%) Blackberry
4 45 (6.37%) Thin Client
4 45 (6.37%) Fat Client
5 42 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (5.52%) Clustering
7 32 (4.53%) FMCG
8 22 (3.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 13 (1.84%) Replication
10 12 (1.70%) BYOD
10 12 (1.70%) Video Conferencing
11 11 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (1.42%) Computer Science
12 10 (1.42%) Statistics
13 8 (1.13%) PKI
14 6 (0.85%) CCTV
14 6 (0.85%) e-Health
15 5 (0.71%) Streaming Music
15 5 (0.71%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 318 (45.04%) Windows
2 155 (21.95%) Linux
3 137 (19.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 111 (15.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 67 (9.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (6.09%) Windows 7
7 40 (5.67%) UNIX
8 33 (4.67%) Windows 8
9 30 (4.25%) Windows 2000
10 29 (4.11%) Windows XP
11 16 (2.27%) CentOS
12 14 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (1.56%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.85%) Debian
14 6 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (0.71%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.71%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.42%) AIX
16 3 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (22.95%) ITIL
2 72 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
3 68 (9.63%) Load Balancing
4 62 (8.78%) Project Management
5 57 (8.07%) Information Security
6 54 (7.65%) Network Management
7 50 (7.08%) Network Design
8 45 (6.37%) Penetration Testing
9 42 (5.95%) Change Management
10 37 (5.24%) SIEM
11 31 (4.39%) PRINCE2
12 30 (4.25%) Service Delivery
12 30 (4.25%) Problem Management
13 29 (4.11%) Incident Management
14 27 (3.82%) Kalman Filter
15 22 (3.12%) DDoS Mitigation
15 22 (3.12%) Change Control
15 22 (3.12%) Asset Management
16 21 (2.97%) Business Continuity
16 21 (2.97%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 127 (17.99%) SQL
2 37 (5.24%) Perl
3 33 (4.67%) Python
4 27 (3.82%) Java
5 26 (3.68%) PowerShell
6 25 (3.54%) JavaScript
7 19 (2.69%) Shell Script
8 16 (2.27%) C#
8 16 (2.27%) Bash Shell
9 14 (1.98%) VBScript
10 13 (1.84%) C
11 12 (1.70%) PHP
12 10 (1.42%) C++
13 7 (0.99%) VB
14 3 (0.42%) VBA
15 2 (0.28%) Jython
16 1 (0.14%) Ruby
16 1 (0.14%) Tcl
16 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 206 (29.18%) Cisco Certification
2 145 (20.54%) CCNP
3 103 (14.59%) CCNA
4 84 (11.90%) Degree
5 61 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 59 (8.36%) CISSP
6 59 (8.36%) Security Cleared
7 50 (7.08%) SC Cleared
8 49 (6.94%) CCSA
9 43 (6.09%) MCSE
10 41 (5.81%) CISM
11 35 (4.96%) CCDP
12 31 (4.39%) MCSA
12 31 (4.39%) CCSE
13 27 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
14 22 (3.12%) SSCP
15 19 (2.69%) Check Point Certification
15 19 (2.69%) CCIE
16 18 (2.55%) MCP
17 14 (1.98%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (7.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (5.38%) SLA
3 37 (5.24%) PCI DSS
4 15 (2.12%) COBIT
4 15 (2.12%) QA
5 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 283 (40.08%) Active Directory
2 187 (26.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (10.91%) Hyper-V
4 61 (8.64%) vSphere
5 52 (7.37%) VMware ESX
6 44 (6.23%) XenApp
7 35 (4.96%) XenDesktop
8 30 (4.25%) vCloud
9 26 (3.68%) Terminal Services
10 16 (2.27%) Xen
11 15 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (1.56%) Varnish
13 8 (1.13%) iptables
14 6 (0.85%) NLBS
15 5 (0.71%) qmail
15 5 (0.71%) Postfix
15 5 (0.71%) Sendmail
15 5 (0.71%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.71%) Terminal Server
16 4 (0.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 57 (8.07%) Backup Exec
2 41 (5.81%) Norton AntiVirus
3 29 (4.11%) NetBackup
4 20 (2.83%) WSUS
5 19 (2.69%) Nagios
6 17 (2.41%) SCCM
7 14 (1.98%) SCOM
8 12 (1.70%) HP NNM
9 11 (1.56%) Cacti
10 6 (0.85%) Puppet
10 6 (0.85%) CA Spectrum
10 6 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
11 5 (0.71%) Opsview
11 5 (0.71%) systemd
11 5 (0.71%) HAProxy
11 5 (0.71%) Nessus
11 5 (0.71%) ARCserve
12 4 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
13 3 (0.42%) cPanel
13 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 367 (51.98%) Cisco
2 262 (37.11%) VMware
3 244 (34.56%) Microsoft
4 149 (21.10%) CheckPoint
5 146 (20.68%) Citrix
6 104 (14.73%) Juniper
7 92 (13.03%) HP
8 73 (10.34%) F5
9 59 (8.36%) Symantec
10 41 (5.81%) Sophos
11 40 (5.67%) NetApp
12 32 (4.53%) Red Hat
13 29 (4.11%) Veritas
13 29 (4.11%) Oracle
14 26 (3.68%) Dell
14 26 (3.68%) SolarWinds
15 24 (3.40%) SonicWALL
16 20 (2.83%) Websense
17 19 (2.69%) Fortinet
18 18 (2.55%) Apple
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus (up to 10K)
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Computer Project Services Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
La Fosse Associates Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25-30K pa + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Which?
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £47,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + £3k Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Server Choice
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago