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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 46 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 341 382 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.23% 5.09% 4.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.58% 24.89% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 280 270 328
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
1115 1535 1755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.09% 20.47% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 928 1148 1344
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,100 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +2 141 £42,500 - 6
Cambridgeshire +4 82 £40,500 -1.81% 14
Bedfordshire +11 53 £51,750 +3.50% 3
Essex -8 44 £29,500 -30.58% 2
Suffolk +31 34 £32,500 +0.77% 4
Norfolk +17 3 £30,000 +3.44% 2
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 487 (58.53%) Cisco
2 417 (50.12%) Windows
3 303 (36.42%) Microsoft
4 294 (35.34%) LAN
5 293 (35.22%) WAN
6 288 (34.62%) TCP/IP
7 282 (33.89%) VPN
8 273 (32.81%) Cisco Certification
9 270 (32.45%) VMware
10 247 (29.69%) Windows Server
11 227 (27.28%) Active Directory
12 218 (26.20%) Linux
13 206 (24.76%) VMware Infrastructure
14 193 (23.20%) MS Exchange
15 187 (22.48%) CCNP
16 186 (22.36%) Network Security
17 178 (21.39%) DNS
18 171 (20.55%) ITIL
19 156 (18.75%) SQL Server
20 155 (18.63%) MS Excel
21 152 (18.27%) Windows Server 2008
22 150 (18.03%) Juniper
22 150 (18.03%) SAN
23 148 (17.79%) DHCP
24 145 (17.43%) Wireless
25 134 (16.11%) Hyper-V
26 131 (15.75%) CheckPoint
27 127 (15.26%) F5
28 124 (14.90%) OSPF
29 115 (13.82%) Office 365

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
1 193 (23.20%) MS Exchange
2 98 (11.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 57 (6.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 46 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 34 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 31 (3.73%) SharePoint
8 30 (3.61%) IIS
9 25 (3.00%) Apache
10 24 (2.88%) Skype for Business
11 12 (1.44%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.48%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.48%) Moodle
12 4 (0.48%) nginx
12 4 (0.48%) WordPress
13 2 (0.24%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.24%) Confluence
13 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.12%) Drupal
Applications
1 155 (18.63%) MS Excel
2 112 (13.46%) MS Office
3 43 (5.17%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.60%) Magento
2 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.36%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.12%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 115 (13.82%) Office 365
2 48 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (2.76%) SaaS
5 6 (0.72%) PaaS
6 5 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.48%) IaaS
8 2 (0.24%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 294 (35.34%) LAN
2 293 (35.22%) WAN
3 288 (34.62%) TCP/IP
4 282 (33.89%) VPN
5 186 (22.36%) Network Security
6 178 (21.39%) DNS
7 150 (18.03%) SAN
8 148 (17.79%) DHCP
9 145 (17.43%) Wireless
10 124 (14.90%) OSPF
11 113 (13.58%) VLAN
12 112 (13.46%) SSL
13 111 (13.34%) BGP
14 95 (11.42%) Cisco Nexus
15 88 (10.58%) VoIP
16 81 (9.74%) Cisco ASA
17 74 (8.89%) MPLS
18 64 (7.69%) NAS
19 50 (6.01%) ISDN
19 50 (6.01%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 29 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.20%) Big Data
5 10 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (0.96%) MySQL
8 3 (0.36%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.36%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.24%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.24%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.12%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.12%) DB2
10 1 (0.12%) IBM BigInsights
10 1 (0.12%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.12%) MS Access
10 1 (0.12%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (1.44%) Selenium
2 5 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.48%) AppScan
3 4 (0.48%) Metasploit
4 3 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.24%) JIRA
6 1 (0.12%) Ant
6 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.12%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.12%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.12%) Subversion
6 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 108 (12.98%) Finance
2 50 (6.01%) Telecoms
3 37 (4.45%) Banking
4 25 (3.00%) Legal
4 25 (3.00%) Retail
5 19 (2.28%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.44%) Manufacturing
7 8 (0.96%) Publishing
8 7 (0.84%) Marketing
9 5 (0.60%) Games
10 4 (0.48%) French Language
10 4 (0.48%) German Language
10 4 (0.48%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.24%) Advertising
11 2 (0.24%) Military
12 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 182 (21.88%) Network Engineer
2 121 (14.54%) Support Engineer
3 69 (8.29%) Architect
4 68 (8.17%) Analyst
5 65 (7.81%) 3rd Line Support
6 61 (7.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 61 (7.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 58 (6.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 57 (6.85%) Administrator
8 57 (6.85%) Network Support
9 54 (6.49%) Systems Administrator
10 51 (6.13%) Consultant
11 49 (5.89%) Network Support Engineer
12 48 (5.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 41 (4.93%) IT Engineer
13 41 (4.93%) Security Engineer
14 38 (4.57%) Network Consultant
15 35 (4.21%) IT Support
16 34 (4.09%) Network Security Engineer
16 34 (4.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.49%) MAPI
2 18 (2.16%) .NET
3 16 (1.92%) HTML
4 14 (1.68%) CSS
4 14 (1.68%) Web Services
5 10 (1.20%) XML
6 9 (1.08%) LAPP Stack
7 8 (0.96%) ASP.NET
8 7 (0.84%) LAMP
9 5 (0.60%) 802.1X
10 4 (0.48%) Alternative PHP Cache
10 4 (0.48%) JSON
10 4 (0.48%) LEMP Stack
10 4 (0.48%) Regular Expression
11 3 (0.36%) Middleware
12 2 (0.24%) HTML5
12 2 (0.24%) Java EE
12 2 (0.24%) Natural Language Processing
12 2 (0.24%) STL
13 1 (0.12%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 112 (13.46%) Data Centre
2 70 (8.41%) Replication
3 62 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (6.97%) Blackberry
5 34 (4.09%) e-Health
6 31 (3.73%) Clustering
7 30 (3.61%) iPhone
8 29 (3.49%) PDA
9 28 (3.37%) Hybrid Cloud
10 27 (3.25%) Driving Licence
11 26 (3.13%) Mathematics
12 22 (2.64%) Management Information System
13 18 (2.16%) Fat Client
13 18 (2.16%) Thin Client
14 17 (2.04%) Physics
15 16 (1.92%) Computer Science
16 14 (1.68%) EPoS
17 13 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
18 12 (1.44%) Cyberthreat
19 11 (1.32%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 417 (50.12%) Windows
2 247 (29.69%) Windows Server
3 218 (26.20%) Linux
4 152 (18.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 106 (12.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 85 (10.22%) Windows 7
7 76 (9.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 73 (8.77%) Unix
9 54 (6.49%) Windows 10
10 49 (5.89%) Windows 8
11 33 (3.97%) Android
12 32 (3.85%) Windows XP
13 30 (3.61%) Windows Vista
14 14 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (1.08%) CentOS
16 8 (0.96%) Solaris
17 4 (0.48%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.48%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.48%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.36%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (20.55%) ITIL
2 89 (10.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 87 (10.46%) Network Design
4 82 (9.86%) Load Balancing
5 76 (9.13%) Network Management
6 74 (8.89%) Information Security
7 66 (7.93%) Presales
8 65 (7.81%) High Availability
9 53 (6.37%) Data Protection
10 50 (6.01%) Service Delivery
11 48 (5.77%) Mentoring
12 46 (5.53%) Network Monitoring
13 37 (4.45%) Change Management
14 36 (4.33%) E-Commerce
15 35 (4.21%) Cybersecurity
15 35 (4.21%) Data Security
16 33 (3.97%) Continuous Improvement
17 32 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
17 32 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
18 31 (3.73%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 110 (13.22%) SQL
2 62 (7.45%) PowerShell
3 32 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 32 (3.85%) Python
4 29 (3.49%) Perl
5 20 (2.40%) C
5 20 (2.40%) VBScript
6 17 (2.04%) Java
7 14 (1.68%) JavaScript
8 13 (1.56%) Ruby
9 10 (1.20%) C#
9 10 (1.20%) C++
9 10 (1.20%) VBA
10 5 (0.60%) PHP
11 4 (0.48%) VB
12 2 (0.24%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.24%) Tcl
13 1 (0.12%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 273 (32.81%) Cisco Certification
2 187 (22.48%) CCNP
3 108 (12.98%) CCNA
4 85 (10.22%) Degree
5 78 (9.38%) Security Cleared
6 72 (8.65%) SC Cleared
7 68 (8.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 62 (7.45%) CCDP
9 49 (5.89%) CISSP
10 47 (5.65%) DV Cleared
11 44 (5.29%) JNCIE
11 44 (5.29%) JNCIP
12 43 (5.17%) JNCIA
13 42 (5.05%) CCSE
14 37 (4.45%) CCIE
15 36 (4.33%) CCSA
16 35 (4.21%) JNCIS
17 34 (4.09%) MCSE
18 33 (3.97%) MCSA
18 33 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (11.18%) SLA
2 59 (7.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (5.17%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.20%) HIPAA
5 9 (1.08%) ISO 8583
6 7 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.36%) ISO22301
8 2 (0.24%) QA
9 1 (0.12%) COBIT
9 1 (0.12%) GPG13
9 1 (0.12%) ISO27002
System Software
1 227 (27.28%) Active Directory
2 206 (24.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 134 (16.11%) Hyper-V
4 71 (8.53%) vSphere
5 43 (5.17%) XenApp
6 34 (4.09%) Terminal Services
7 33 (3.97%) VMware ESXi
8 32 (3.85%) Xen
9 24 (2.88%) NFS
10 22 (2.64%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.72%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.48%) iptables
12 4 (0.48%) Sendmail
12 4 (0.48%) Varnish
12 4 (0.48%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.36%) Firmware
13 3 (0.36%) KVM
13 3 (0.36%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.24%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 35 (4.21%) Backup Exec
2 27 (3.25%) WSUS
3 23 (2.76%) SCCM
4 21 (2.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 19 (2.28%) FortiGate
5 19 (2.28%) Nessus
6 16 (1.92%) Puppet
7 15 (1.80%) SCDPM
8 13 (1.56%) HP NNM
9 11 (1.32%) SCOM
10 9 (1.08%) Salt
11 7 (0.84%) Nmap
12 6 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
12 6 (0.72%) Nagios
13 4 (0.48%) Cacti
13 4 (0.48%) cPanel
14 3 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
14 3 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
14 3 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
14 3 (0.36%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 487 (58.53%) Cisco
2 303 (36.42%) Microsoft
3 270 (32.45%) VMware
4 150 (18.03%) Juniper
5 131 (15.75%) CheckPoint
6 127 (15.26%) F5
7 102 (12.26%) Citrix
8 100 (12.02%) HP
9 66 (7.93%) Apple
10 58 (6.97%) Palo Alto
11 53 (6.37%) Dell
12 44 (5.29%) Oracle
13 41 (4.93%) SonicWALL
14 37 (4.45%) Veeam
15 35 (4.21%) Avaya
16 32 (3.85%) Draytek
17 28 (3.37%) Fujitsu
18 18 (2.16%) Red Hat
19 17 (2.04%) Brocade
20 14 (1.68%) Fortinet
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Up to £15k benefits package
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
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