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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 54 48 61
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 298 382 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.53% 4.93% 4.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.70% 25.00% 20.82%
Number of salaries quoted 235 265 280
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
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
1116 1528 1643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.97% 19.74% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 930 1144 1283
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -3 124 £45,000 - 11
Cambridgeshire -2 76 £36,000 -15.29% 7
Bedfordshire +25 42 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Suffolk +27 36 £35,000 +27.27%
Essex -10 26 £29,000 -27.50% 3
Norfolk +1 1 £49,350 +64.50%
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 479 (61.10%) Cisco
2 393 (50.13%) Windows
3 299 (38.14%) Microsoft
4 285 (36.35%) VPN
5 282 (35.97%) LAN
6 278 (35.46%) WAN
7 264 (33.67%) TCP/IP
8 259 (33.04%) Cisco Certification
9 257 (32.78%) VMware
10 247 (31.51%) Windows Server
11 229 (29.21%) Active Directory
12 201 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 197 (25.13%) Linux
14 192 (24.49%) MS Exchange
15 190 (24.23%) Network Security
16 175 (22.32%) ITIL
16 175 (22.32%) CCNP
17 168 (21.43%) DNS
18 150 (19.13%) Juniper
18 150 (19.13%) Windows Server 2008
19 147 (18.75%) MS Excel
20 144 (18.37%) Wireless
21 141 (17.98%) SQL Server
22 138 (17.60%) DHCP
23 136 (17.35%) SAN
24 132 (16.84%) CheckPoint
25 120 (15.31%) Hyper-V
26 119 (15.18%) F5
27 112 (14.29%) CCNA
28 111 (14.16%) VLAN

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
1 192 (24.49%) MS Exchange
2 84 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (9.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 48 (6.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 43 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 33 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2003
7 27 (3.44%) IIS
7 27 (3.44%) SharePoint
7 27 (3.44%) Skype for Business
8 20 (2.55%) Apache
9 12 (1.53%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.38%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.38%) Moodle
10 3 (0.38%) nginx
10 3 (0.38%) WordPress
11 2 (0.26%) Confluence
11 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.13%) CMS
12 1 (0.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 147 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 103 (13.14%) MS Office
3 36 (4.59%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.51%) Magento
2 3 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.38%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.13%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 104 (13.27%) Office 365
2 39 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.15%) PaaS
5 7 (0.89%) SaaS
6 5 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.38%) IaaS
7 3 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 285 (36.35%) VPN
2 282 (35.97%) LAN
3 278 (35.46%) WAN
4 264 (33.67%) TCP/IP
5 190 (24.23%) Network Security
6 168 (21.43%) DNS
7 144 (18.37%) Wireless
8 138 (17.60%) DHCP
9 136 (17.35%) SAN
10 111 (14.16%) VLAN
11 106 (13.52%) OSPF
12 100 (12.76%) BGP
13 98 (12.50%) SSL
14 92 (11.73%) Cisco Nexus
15 89 (11.35%) Cisco ASA
16 86 (10.97%) VoIP
17 69 (8.80%) MPLS
18 56 (7.14%) ISDN
19 54 (6.89%) NAS
20 48 (6.12%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (2.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (1.15%) Big Data
6 9 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (0.77%) MySQL
8 3 (0.38%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.26%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.13%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.13%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.13%) DB2
10 1 (0.13%) IBM BigInsights
10 1 (0.13%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.13%) MS Access
10 1 (0.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (1.15%) Selenium
2 5 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.26%) AppScan
4 2 (0.26%) JIRA
4 2 (0.26%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.13%) Ant
5 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.13%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.13%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.13%) Subversion
5 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 95 (12.12%) Finance
2 52 (6.63%) Telecoms
3 31 (3.95%) Banking
4 24 (3.06%) Retail
5 19 (2.42%) Financial Institution
6 11 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.28%) Marketing
7 10 (1.28%) Publishing
8 9 (1.15%) Legal
9 5 (0.64%) Games
10 3 (0.38%) French Language
10 3 (0.38%) German Language
10 3 (0.38%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.26%) Military
12 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 183 (23.34%) Network Engineer
2 117 (14.92%) Support Engineer
3 79 (10.08%) Analyst
4 70 (8.93%) Architect
5 65 (8.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 64 (8.16%) Cisco Engineer
7 59 (7.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 56 (7.14%) Network Support
9 53 (6.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 51 (6.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 50 (6.38%) Administrator
12 49 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
13 47 (5.99%) Systems Administrator
14 45 (5.74%) Consultant
15 43 (5.48%) IT Engineer
16 40 (5.10%) Security Engineer
17 39 (4.97%) IT Support
18 37 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
19 36 (4.59%) Juniper Engineer
19 36 (4.59%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.70%) MAPI
2 17 (2.17%) .NET
3 15 (1.91%) Web Services
4 14 (1.79%) HTML
5 12 (1.53%) CSS
6 10 (1.28%) XML
7 9 (1.15%) LAPP Stack
8 8 (1.02%) ASP.NET
9 7 (0.89%) 802.1X
10 6 (0.77%) LAMP
11 4 (0.51%) JSON
12 3 (0.38%) Alternative PHP Cache
12 3 (0.38%) LEMP Stack
12 3 (0.38%) Middleware
13 2 (0.26%) HTML5
13 2 (0.26%) Natural Language Processing
14 1 (0.13%) Classic ASP
14 1 (0.13%) COM
14 1 (0.13%) Java EE
14 1 (0.13%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 103 (13.14%) Data Centre
2 65 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (7.65%) Replication
4 49 (6.25%) Blackberry
5 36 (4.59%) e-Health
6 34 (4.34%) Driving Licence
7 32 (4.08%) Clustering
8 30 (3.83%) iPhone
9 29 (3.70%) Mathematics
9 29 (3.70%) PDA
10 21 (2.68%) Management Information System
11 19 (2.42%) EPoS
11 19 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
12 16 (2.04%) Computer Science
12 16 (2.04%) Physics
13 14 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
14 13 (1.66%) Fat Client
14 13 (1.66%) Private Cloud
14 13 (1.66%) Thin Client
15 12 (1.53%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 393 (50.13%) Windows
2 247 (31.51%) Windows Server
3 197 (25.13%) Linux
4 150 (19.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 105 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 84 (10.71%) Windows 7
7 77 (9.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 72 (9.18%) Unix
9 53 (6.76%) Windows 10
10 44 (5.61%) Windows 8
11 32 (4.08%) Android
12 29 (3.70%) Windows Vista
12 29 (3.70%) Windows XP
13 21 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (1.15%) Solaris
15 8 (1.02%) CentOS
16 4 (0.51%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.51%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.38%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (22.32%) ITIL
2 82 (10.46%) Network Design
3 79 (10.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 71 (9.06%) Load Balancing
5 64 (8.16%) Network Management
6 61 (7.78%) High Availability
7 56 (7.14%) Presales
8 55 (7.02%) Information Security
9 54 (6.89%) Service Delivery
10 48 (6.12%) Mentoring
11 47 (5.99%) E-Commerce
11 47 (5.99%) Network Monitoring
12 38 (4.85%) Cybersecurity
13 36 (4.59%) Data Protection
14 33 (4.21%) Change Management
15 31 (3.95%) Data Security
16 30 (3.83%) Capacity Planning
17 29 (3.70%) Incident Management
17 29 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
18 27 (3.44%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 97 (12.37%) SQL
2 46 (5.87%) PowerShell
3 27 (3.44%) Bash Shell
3 27 (3.44%) Python
4 24 (3.06%) Perl
5 18 (2.30%) C
6 17 (2.17%) VBScript
7 14 (1.79%) Java
8 13 (1.66%) Ruby
9 12 (1.53%) JavaScript
10 7 (0.89%) C#
10 7 (0.89%) C++
11 6 (0.77%) VBA
12 4 (0.51%) PHP
12 4 (0.51%) VB
13 1 (0.13%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.13%) Tcl
13 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 259 (33.04%) Cisco Certification
2 175 (22.32%) CCNP
3 112 (14.29%) CCNA
4 91 (11.61%) Degree
5 89 (11.35%) Security Cleared
6 78 (9.95%) SC Cleared
7 63 (8.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 52 (6.63%) DV Cleared
9 49 (6.25%) CCDP
10 45 (5.74%) JNCIE
10 45 (5.74%) JNCIP
11 44 (5.61%) JNCIA
12 41 (5.23%) CCSA
13 40 (5.10%) CISSP
14 38 (4.85%) CCSE
15 37 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 36 (4.59%) JNCIS
17 34 (4.34%) CCIE
18 28 (3.57%) MCSE
19 26 (3.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (10.46%) SLA
2 34 (4.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (3.83%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.15%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.38%) GPG13
5 3 (0.38%) ISO22301
5 3 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.26%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.26%) QA
7 1 (0.13%) ISO27002
System Software
1 229 (29.21%) Active Directory
2 201 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 120 (15.31%) Hyper-V
4 71 (9.06%) vSphere
5 40 (5.10%) XenApp
6 28 (3.57%) Terminal Services
6 28 (3.57%) VMware ESX
7 27 (3.44%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (3.06%) NFS
9 13 (1.66%) Xen
10 9 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (0.77%) VMware Server
12 5 (0.64%) ISA Server
12 5 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.38%) Firmware
13 3 (0.38%) iptables
13 3 (0.38%) KVM
13 3 (0.38%) Sendmail
13 3 (0.38%) Varnish
13 3 (0.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 30 (3.83%) Backup Exec
2 29 (3.70%) WSUS
3 21 (2.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 20 (2.55%) SCCM
5 18 (2.30%) FortiGate
6 15 (1.91%) Puppet
6 15 (1.91%) SCDPM
7 12 (1.53%) Cisco CUCM
8 11 (1.40%) SCOM
9 10 (1.28%) HP NNM
9 10 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
9 10 (1.28%) Nessus
10 9 (1.15%) Salt
11 5 (0.64%) Nagios
12 4 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.38%) Cacti
13 3 (0.38%) Cisco UCCE
13 3 (0.38%) QRadar
13 3 (0.38%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 479 (61.10%) Cisco
2 299 (38.14%) Microsoft
3 257 (32.78%) VMware
4 150 (19.13%) Juniper
5 132 (16.84%) CheckPoint
6 119 (15.18%) F5
7 95 (12.12%) Citrix
8 85 (10.84%) HP
9 58 (7.40%) Palo Alto
10 56 (7.14%) Apple
11 45 (5.74%) Oracle
12 42 (5.36%) Dell
13 34 (4.34%) Veeam
14 31 (3.95%) Draytek
14 31 (3.95%) SonicWALL
15 27 (3.44%) Avaya
16 19 (2.42%) Fujitsu
17 18 (2.30%) Red Hat
18 17 (2.17%) EMC
19 16 (2.04%) Fortinet
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
GCS
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Corvus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £60,000 to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + £15k bonus & benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Up to £15k benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago