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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 57 71 54
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 272 274 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.30% 3.72% 4.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.18% 22.99% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 221 219 299
Median salary £40,000 £41,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,850
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1039 1192 1628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.44% 16.19% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 875 955 1325
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +16 129 £47,500 +5.55% 15
Cambridgeshire +32 73 £36,000 -15.29% 11
Bedfordshire +16 31 £49,250 -1.50% 4
Suffolk 0 20 £37,000 +14.72% 6
Essex -24 18 £31,000 -14.18% 3
Norfolk -8 2 £23,500 -30.37%
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 354 (57.84%) Cisco
2 315 (51.47%) Windows
3 216 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 211 (34.48%) LAN
5 204 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 203 (33.17%) WAN
7 199 (32.52%) VPN
8 198 (32.35%) TCP/IP
9 197 (32.19%) VMware
10 187 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
11 183 (29.90%) Active Directory
12 158 (25.82%) DNS
12 158 (25.82%) Linux
13 153 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 152 (24.84%) Network Security
15 138 (22.55%) ITIL
16 134 (21.90%) MS Exchange
17 130 (21.24%) CCNP
18 118 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
19 115 (18.79%) DHCP
20 114 (18.63%) Wireless
21 101 (16.50%) CheckPoint
22 100 (16.34%) Juniper
23 99 (16.18%) SAN
24 97 (15.85%) Windows Server 2012
25 96 (15.69%) SQL Server
26 91 (14.87%) CCNA
27 89 (14.54%) MS Excel
28 88 (14.38%) Degree
29 85 (13.89%) Cisco ASA

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
1 134 (21.90%) MS Exchange
2 53 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 31 (5.07%) Skype for Business
5 28 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 28 (4.58%) IIS
6 24 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 24 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 21 (3.43%) Apache
8 14 (2.29%) SharePoint
9 11 (1.80%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.49%) nginx
11 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.16%) Drupal
12 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 89 (14.54%) MS Excel
2 64 (10.46%) MS Office
3 18 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.49%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.82%) SAP BPC
2 4 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.49%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (10.62%) Office 365
2 26 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.96%) PaaS
5 4 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.65%) SaaS
6 3 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.16%) IaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 211 (34.48%) LAN
2 203 (33.17%) WAN
3 199 (32.52%) VPN
4 198 (32.35%) TCP/IP
5 158 (25.82%) DNS
6 152 (24.84%) Network Security
7 115 (18.79%) DHCP
8 114 (18.63%) Wireless
9 99 (16.18%) SAN
10 85 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
11 79 (12.91%) VLAN
12 68 (11.11%) VoIP
13 64 (10.46%) BGP
14 57 (9.31%) Cisco Nexus
15 56 (9.15%) OSPF
16 53 (8.66%) SSL
17 46 (7.52%) MPLS
18 45 (7.35%) ISDN
19 43 (7.03%) Wi-Fi
20 37 (6.05%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (0.82%) Big Data
7 5 (0.82%) MS Access
7 5 (0.82%) MySQL
7 5 (0.82%) Power BI
7 5 (0.82%) SAP BW
7 5 (0.82%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.33%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.33%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.49%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.49%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.49%) JIRA
2 3 (0.49%) Selenium
2 3 (0.49%) Subversion
3 2 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.16%) AppScan
4 1 (0.16%) Metasploit
General
1 77 (12.58%) Finance
2 63 (10.29%) Telecoms
3 30 (4.90%) Retail
4 25 (4.08%) Banking
5 19 (3.10%) Financial Institution
6 13 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.47%) Marketing
8 5 (0.82%) French Language
8 5 (0.82%) German Language
8 5 (0.82%) Legal
8 5 (0.82%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.65%) Publishing
10 3 (0.49%) Military
11 2 (0.33%) Electronics
12 1 (0.16%) Advertising
12 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 151 (24.67%) Network Engineer
2 85 (13.89%) Support Engineer
3 79 (12.91%) Analyst
4 58 (9.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 55 (8.99%) Cisco Engineer
6 44 (7.19%) 3rd Line Support
7 42 (6.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 42 (6.86%) IT Engineer
7 42 (6.86%) Network Support
8 38 (6.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 35 (5.72%) Systems Engineer
10 34 (5.56%) Administrator
10 34 (5.56%) Architect
10 34 (5.56%) Network Analyst
10 34 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
11 33 (5.39%) IT Support
12 31 (5.07%) Consultant
13 30 (4.90%) Windows Engineer
14 29 (4.74%) Juniper Engineer
14 29 (4.74%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.08%) .NET
2 19 (3.10%) MAPI
3 16 (2.61%) Web Services
4 13 (2.12%) XML
5 9 (1.47%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.47%) LAPP Stack
6 8 (1.31%) 802.1X
7 6 (0.98%) JSON
7 6 (0.98%) REST
8 5 (0.82%) LAMP
8 5 (0.82%) MDX
8 5 (0.82%) SOAP
9 3 (0.49%) Buildbot
9 3 (0.49%) HTML
9 3 (0.49%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (0.49%) Regular Expression
10 2 (0.33%) COM
10 2 (0.33%) CSS
10 2 (0.33%) HTML5
10 2 (0.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 80 (13.07%) Data Centre
2 54 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (6.37%) Replication
4 35 (5.72%) Driving Licence
5 34 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 26 (4.25%) Blackberry
7 25 (4.08%) Clustering
8 23 (3.76%) Mathematics
9 21 (3.43%) e-Health
9 21 (3.43%) iPhone
10 19 (3.10%) PDA
11 17 (2.78%) Computer Science
12 15 (2.45%) EPoS
13 12 (1.96%) Virtual Team
14 11 (1.80%) Private Cloud
15 10 (1.63%) CESG
15 10 (1.63%) Cyberthreat
16 9 (1.47%) CESG CLAS
16 9 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 9 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 315 (51.47%) Windows
2 204 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 158 (25.82%) Linux
4 118 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 97 (15.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 62 (10.13%) Unix
6 62 (10.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 49 (8.01%) Windows 7
8 33 (5.39%) Windows 10
9 25 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (3.92%) Windows 8
11 21 (3.43%) Android
11 21 (3.43%) Windows XP
12 19 (3.10%) Windows Vista
13 10 (1.63%) Solaris
14 9 (1.47%) CentOS
15 7 (1.14%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.82%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.49%) Apple iOS
18 2 (0.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (22.55%) ITIL
2 64 (10.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 55 (8.99%) Information Security
4 49 (8.01%) E-Commerce
5 47 (7.68%) Service Delivery
6 44 (7.19%) Network Design
7 43 (7.03%) High Availability
7 43 (7.03%) Load Balancing
7 43 (7.03%) Network Management
8 37 (6.05%) Mentoring
9 35 (5.72%) Cybersecurity
10 34 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
11 33 (5.39%) Presales
12 32 (5.23%) Change Control
12 32 (5.23%) Vulnerability Management
13 29 (4.74%) Data Protection
14 28 (4.58%) Asset Management
15 27 (4.41%) Change Management
16 23 (3.76%) Problem Management
16 23 (3.76%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 66 (10.78%) SQL
2 36 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 28 (4.58%) Python
4 27 (4.41%) Perl
5 26 (4.25%) Bash Shell
6 20 (3.27%) C
7 14 (2.29%) Java
7 14 (2.29%) Ruby
8 9 (1.47%) VBScript
9 6 (0.98%) C#
9 6 (0.98%) C++
9 6 (0.98%) T-SQL
9 6 (0.98%) VBA
10 4 (0.65%) VB
11 2 (0.33%) Tcl
12 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 187 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
2 130 (21.24%) CCNP
3 91 (14.87%) CCNA
4 88 (14.38%) Degree
5 72 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 56 (9.15%) SC Cleared
7 43 (7.03%) CISSP
8 35 (5.72%) DV Cleared
9 31 (5.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 29 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 28 (4.58%) CISM
12 25 (4.08%) CCSA
12 25 (4.08%) JNCIA
13 22 (3.59%) JNCIE
13 22 (3.59%) JNCIP
14 21 (3.43%) JNCIS
15 19 (3.10%) CCSE
15 19 (3.10%) CISA
16 18 (2.94%) CCIE
17 16 (2.61%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (9.15%) SLA
2 45 (7.35%) PCI DSS
3 35 (5.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.47%) ISO 8583
5 7 (1.14%) GPG13
6 3 (0.49%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.33%) COBIT
7 2 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 183 (29.90%) Active Directory
2 153 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (12.42%) Hyper-V
4 57 (9.31%) vSphere
5 40 (6.54%) VMware ESX
6 37 (6.05%) XenApp
7 22 (3.59%) NFS
8 17 (2.78%) Terminal Services
9 16 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (1.31%) KVM
11 5 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.65%) iptables
12 4 (0.65%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.65%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.49%) Firmware
13 3 (0.49%) Samba
13 3 (0.49%) Snort
13 3 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (3.59%) Backup Exec
2 18 (2.94%) SCCM
3 17 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 15 (2.45%) Puppet
4 15 (2.45%) WSUS
5 13 (2.12%) FortiGate
6 12 (1.96%) SCDPM
6 12 (1.96%) SCOM
7 10 (1.63%) Microsoft Clustering
8 9 (1.47%) Nessus
8 9 (1.47%) Salt
9 8 (1.31%) HP NNM
10 7 (1.14%) Cisco UCCX
11 6 (0.98%) Nmap
11 6 (0.98%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.49%) Ansible
13 3 (0.49%) Nagios
13 3 (0.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 3 (0.49%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 354 (57.84%) Cisco
2 216 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 197 (32.19%) VMware
4 101 (16.50%) CheckPoint
5 100 (16.34%) Juniper
6 82 (13.40%) F5
7 75 (12.25%) Citrix
8 69 (11.27%) HP
9 37 (6.05%) Oracle
10 31 (5.07%) Apple
11 28 (4.58%) Palo Alto
11 28 (4.58%) Veeam
12 23 (3.76%) Dell
13 21 (3.43%) EMC
14 20 (3.27%) Draytek
15 16 (2.61%) Avaya
15 16 (2.61%) Sourcefire
16 14 (2.29%) Fortinet
17 12 (1.96%) Brocade
17 12 (1.96%) LogRhythm
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Up to £45,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 20 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Up to £60,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: Circ £50,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: £23,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Bonus and Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Omniledger Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Peterborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £41,300 to £46,500 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Suffolk County Council
Salary: £30,480 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Constantine House, Ipswich, Ipswich
Suffolk County Council
Salary: £30,480 pa
Posted: 22 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago