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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 49 67 46
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 289 271 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.71% 3.70% 5.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.56% 22.95% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 229 230 315
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
1012 1181 1581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.50% 16.14% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 829 976 1265
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,400 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +20 143 £47,500 +5.55% 14
Cambridgeshire +38 75 £40,000 -8.04% 6
Bedfordshire +14 32 £48,000 -4.00% 2
Essex -28 23 £35,000 - 6
Suffolk +1 14 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Norfolk -14 3 £41,750 +23.70% 1
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 331 (56.58%) Cisco
2 279 (47.69%) Windows
3 212 (36.24%) LAN
4 200 (34.19%) WAN
5 189 (32.31%) Cisco Certification
6 180 (30.77%) VPN
6 180 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 176 (30.09%) VMware
8 174 (29.74%) Microsoft
9 166 (28.38%) Active Directory
10 165 (28.21%) TCP/IP
11 146 (24.96%) DNS
11 146 (24.96%) Network Security
12 143 (24.44%) Linux
13 141 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
14 136 (23.25%) ITIL
15 135 (23.08%) CCNP
16 114 (19.49%) CheckPoint
17 112 (19.15%) MS Exchange
18 99 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
19 98 (16.75%) Wireless
20 97 (16.58%) DHCP
21 95 (16.24%) CCNA
22 92 (15.73%) Juniper
23 90 (15.38%) SAN
24 87 (14.87%) Cisco ASA
25 85 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
26 83 (14.19%) Data Centre
27 82 (14.02%) Degree
28 80 (13.68%) F5

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 112 (19.15%) MS Exchange
2 39 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (5.81%) Skype for Business
4 32 (5.47%) IIS
5 30 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (3.42%) Apache
7 16 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (2.39%) SharePoint
9 13 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (1.37%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.85%) nginx
13 2 (0.34%) Drupal
13 2 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.34%) WordPress
14 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 67 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 43 (7.35%) MS Office
3 13 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.51%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.54%) SAP BPC
2 4 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.51%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 62 (10.60%) Office 365
2 29 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.22%) PaaS
5 6 (1.03%) SaaS
6 4 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.51%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 212 (36.24%) LAN
2 200 (34.19%) WAN
3 180 (30.77%) VPN
4 165 (28.21%) TCP/IP
5 146 (24.96%) DNS
5 146 (24.96%) Network Security
6 98 (16.75%) Wireless
7 97 (16.58%) DHCP
8 90 (15.38%) SAN
9 87 (14.87%) Cisco ASA
10 66 (11.28%) VoIP
11 62 (10.60%) Cisco Nexus
12 59 (10.09%) BGP
12 59 (10.09%) VLAN
13 58 (9.91%) Wi-Fi
14 51 (8.72%) SSL
15 48 (8.21%) OSPF
16 47 (8.03%) MPLS
17 41 (7.01%) ISDN
18 35 (5.98%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.54%) MS Access
5 9 (1.54%) Power BI
5 9 (1.54%) SAP BW
5 9 (1.54%) SAP Data Services
5 9 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.20%) MySQL
6 7 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.85%) Big Data
9 3 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.34%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.34%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.34%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.85%) Jenkins
2 5 (0.85%) JIRA
2 5 (0.85%) Subversion
3 2 (0.34%) Selenium
3 2 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.17%) AppScan
4 1 (0.17%) Metasploit
General
1 65 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 61 (10.43%) Finance
3 33 (5.64%) Retail
4 19 (3.25%) Banking
5 13 (2.22%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.71%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.20%) Legal
8 5 (0.85%) French Language
8 5 (0.85%) German Language
8 5 (0.85%) Marketing
8 5 (0.85%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.68%) Publishing
10 3 (0.51%) Military
11 2 (0.34%) Electronics
12 1 (0.17%) Advertising
12 1 (0.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 154 (26.32%) Network Engineer
2 82 (14.02%) Analyst
3 70 (11.97%) Support Engineer
4 57 (9.74%) Cisco Engineer
4 57 (9.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 46 (7.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 42 (7.18%) Network Analyst
7 39 (6.67%) Network Support
8 38 (6.50%) IT Engineer
9 37 (6.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 34 (5.81%) Security Analyst
11 33 (5.64%) Architect
12 32 (5.47%) 3rd Line Support
12 32 (5.47%) Network Support Engineer
13 29 (4.96%) Administrator
13 29 (4.96%) Consultant
14 27 (4.62%) IT Support
14 27 (4.62%) Senior Network Engineer
14 27 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
15 26 (4.44%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.44%) .NET
2 22 (3.76%) Web Services
3 12 (2.05%) XML
4 11 (1.88%) 802.1X
4 11 (1.88%) REST
5 9 (1.54%) MDX
5 9 (1.54%) SOAP
6 8 (1.37%) JSON
6 8 (1.37%) MAPI
7 7 (1.20%) LAMP
8 6 (1.03%) ASP.NET
8 6 (1.03%) LAPP Stack
9 5 (0.85%) Buildbot
9 5 (0.85%) HTML
9 5 (0.85%) LEMP Stack
10 4 (0.68%) Natural Language Processing
11 3 (0.51%) Regular Expression
11 3 (0.51%) SAML
12 2 (0.34%) Flash
12 2 (0.34%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 83 (14.19%) Data Centre
2 46 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (6.50%) Driving Licence
4 37 (6.32%) Management Information System
5 29 (4.96%) Replication
6 19 (3.25%) e-Health
7 18 (3.08%) Computer Science
7 18 (3.08%) Mathematics
8 16 (2.74%) Clustering
9 15 (2.56%) User Experience
10 12 (2.05%) Blackberry
10 12 (2.05%) Private Cloud
10 12 (2.05%) Virtual Team
11 11 (1.88%) EPoS
12 10 (1.71%) CESG
12 10 (1.71%) CESG CLAS
12 10 (1.71%) iPhone
13 9 (1.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 9 (1.54%) EMC VNX
13 9 (1.54%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 279 (47.69%) Windows
2 180 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 143 (24.44%) Linux
4 99 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 85 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (8.03%) Unix
6 47 (8.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (5.13%) Windows 7
8 24 (4.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (2.74%) Windows 10
10 11 (1.88%) Windows 8
11 10 (1.71%) Android
11 10 (1.71%) CentOS
11 10 (1.71%) Mac OS X
11 10 (1.71%) Windows XP
12 8 (1.37%) Windows Vista
13 6 (1.03%) Solaris
13 6 (1.03%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.51%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (23.25%) ITIL
2 65 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 62 (10.60%) Information Security
4 52 (8.89%) Service Delivery
5 50 (8.55%) Change Control
6 47 (8.03%) E-Commerce
6 47 (8.03%) Network Management
7 46 (7.86%) Load Balancing
8 44 (7.52%) Mentoring
9 37 (6.32%) High Availability
10 36 (6.15%) Network Design
10 36 (6.15%) Network Monitoring
11 34 (5.81%) Presales
11 34 (5.81%) Problem Management
12 33 (5.64%) Asset Management
12 33 (5.64%) Vulnerability Management
13 32 (5.47%) Cybersecurity
14 27 (4.62%) Incident Management
15 25 (4.27%) Change Management
15 25 (4.27%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 61 (10.43%) SQL
2 44 (7.52%) PowerShell
3 23 (3.93%) Python
4 22 (3.76%) Bash Shell
4 22 (3.76%) Perl
5 21 (3.59%) C
6 14 (2.39%) Java
7 13 (2.22%) Ruby
8 10 (1.71%) T-SQL
8 10 (1.71%) VBA
8 10 (1.71%) VBScript
9 9 (1.54%) C#
10 6 (1.03%) C++
11 5 (0.85%) VB
12 3 (0.51%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.34%) Tcl
14 1 (0.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 189 (32.31%) Cisco Certification
2 135 (23.08%) CCNP
3 95 (16.24%) CCNA
4 82 (14.02%) Degree
5 76 (12.99%) Security Cleared
6 50 (8.55%) SC Cleared
7 41 (7.01%) CISSP
8 34 (5.81%) DV Cleared
9 29 (4.96%) CCSA
9 29 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 27 (4.62%) CISM
11 24 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (3.76%) JNCIA
13 19 (3.25%) CCSE
13 19 (3.25%) JNCIE
13 19 (3.25%) JNCIP
14 18 (3.08%) CCDP
14 18 (3.08%) CISA
14 18 (3.08%) JNCIS
15 13 (2.22%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (10.43%) SLA
2 46 (7.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (7.52%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.20%) GPG13
5 6 (1.03%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.51%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.34%) COBIT
7 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.34%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 166 (28.38%) Active Directory
2 141 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (10.09%) Hyper-V
4 55 (9.40%) vSphere
5 40 (6.84%) VMware ESX
6 33 (5.64%) XenApp
7 16 (2.74%) Terminal Services
8 13 (2.22%) NFS
9 12 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (1.37%) KVM
11 6 (1.03%) iptables
11 6 (1.03%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.85%) Samba
12 5 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.68%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.51%) Firmware
14 3 (0.51%) Snort
14 3 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
15 2 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (2.74%) SCCM
2 13 (2.22%) Backup Exec
2 13 (2.22%) Puppet
3 12 (2.05%) FortiGate
4 11 (1.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 10 (1.71%) WSUS
6 9 (1.54%) Nessus
6 9 (1.54%) SCOM
7 7 (1.20%) Cisco UCCX
8 6 (1.03%) HP NNM
8 6 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (1.03%) Salt
8 6 (1.03%) SCDPM
8 6 (1.03%) SCVMM
8 6 (1.03%) TrustSec
9 5 (0.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 4 (0.68%) Ansible
11 3 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.51%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 331 (56.58%) Cisco
2 176 (30.09%) VMware
3 174 (29.74%) Microsoft
4 114 (19.49%) CheckPoint
5 92 (15.73%) Juniper
6 80 (13.68%) F5
7 71 (12.14%) Citrix
7 71 (12.14%) HP
8 33 (5.64%) Oracle
9 30 (5.13%) Palo Alto
10 23 (3.93%) EMC
10 23 (3.93%) Veeam
11 19 (3.25%) Brocade
11 19 (3.25%) Fortinet
12 18 (3.08%) Dell
13 16 (2.74%) Apple
13 16 (2.74%) Sourcefire
14 15 (2.56%) Avaya
14 15 (2.56%) Symantec
15 13 (2.22%) SAP
Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witham, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + O/T + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 5% flex + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Manpower
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Sphere IT
Salary: From £18,500 to £26,000 per annum plus benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkhamsted
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Car allowance / Tools / Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Manpower
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Up to £15k benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 11 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago