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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 63 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 263 347 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.00% 4.53% 4.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.69% 24.10% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 205 255 281
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,850 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,900
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.54%
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
1110 1440 1593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.87% 18.81% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 930 1074 1300
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 July 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 July 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 -6 117 £46,500 +3.33% 17
Cambridgeshire +1 62 £35,000 -17.64% 9
Suffolk +17 31 £32,500 +18.18% 3
Bedfordshire +10 30 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Essex -16 24 £30,500 -20.26% 3
Norfolk -6 2 £23,500 -21.66%
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 443 (62.75%) Cisco
2 370 (52.41%) Windows
3 271 (38.39%) VPN
4 267 (37.82%) Microsoft
5 258 (36.54%) LAN
6 255 (36.12%) WAN
7 248 (35.13%) Windows Server
8 238 (33.71%) VMware
9 226 (32.01%) TCP/IP
10 225 (31.87%) Cisco Certification
11 205 (29.04%) Active Directory
12 188 (26.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 179 (25.35%) Linux
14 178 (25.21%) Network Security
15 176 (24.93%) MS Exchange
16 158 (22.38%) DNS
16 158 (22.38%) CCNP
17 156 (22.10%) ITIL
18 147 (20.82%) Windows Server 2008
19 140 (19.83%) Juniper
20 135 (19.12%) Wireless
21 128 (18.13%) DHCP
21 128 (18.13%) SQL Server
22 121 (17.14%) MS Excel
23 115 (16.29%) SAN
24 114 (16.15%) CheckPoint
25 110 (15.58%) Hyper-V
26 108 (15.30%) F5
27 106 (15.01%) CCNA
27 106 (15.01%) 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
1 176 (24.93%) MS Exchange
2 74 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 46 (6.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 43 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 36 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2003
7 28 (3.97%) Skype for Business
8 27 (3.82%) IIS
9 22 (3.12%) SharePoint
10 13 (1.84%) Apache
11 12 (1.70%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.28%) Confluence
12 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.14%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.14%) CMS
13 1 (0.14%) Drupal
13 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 121 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 87 (12.32%) MS Office
3 29 (4.11%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.42%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.42%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.14%) Magento
2 1 (0.14%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 90 (12.75%) Office 365
2 37 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.12%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.42%) PaaS
5 6 (0.85%) SaaS
6 5 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.28%) IaaS
9 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 271 (38.39%) VPN
2 258 (36.54%) LAN
3 255 (36.12%) WAN
4 226 (32.01%) TCP/IP
5 178 (25.21%) Network Security
6 158 (22.38%) DNS
7 135 (19.12%) Wireless
8 128 (18.13%) DHCP
9 115 (16.29%) SAN
10 106 (15.01%) VLAN
11 103 (14.59%) Cisco ASA
12 95 (13.46%) OSPF
13 88 (12.46%) BGP
14 87 (12.32%) SSL
15 81 (11.47%) Cisco Nexus
16 77 (10.91%) VoIP
17 68 (9.63%) MPLS
18 50 (7.08%) ISDN
18 50 (7.08%) NAS
19 44 (6.23%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (18.13%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (0.85%) Big Data
8 2 (0.28%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.28%) MySQL
8 2 (0.28%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.14%) DB2
9 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.14%) MS Access
9 1 (0.14%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (1.13%) Selenium
2 5 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.42%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.28%) AppScan
4 2 (0.28%) JIRA
4 2 (0.28%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.14%) Ant
5 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.14%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.14%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.14%) Subversion
5 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 87 (12.32%) Finance
2 57 (8.07%) Telecoms
3 27 (3.82%) Banking
4 23 (3.26%) Retail
5 20 (2.83%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.70%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.56%) Marketing
8 10 (1.42%) Publishing
9 7 (0.99%) Legal
10 5 (0.71%) Games
11 4 (0.57%) French Language
11 4 (0.57%) German Language
11 4 (0.57%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.28%) Military
13 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 163 (23.09%) Network Engineer
2 98 (13.88%) Support Engineer
3 72 (10.20%) Analyst
4 66 (9.35%) Architect
5 62 (8.78%) 3rd Line Support
6 61 (8.64%) Cisco Engineer
7 57 (8.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 48 (6.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 46 (6.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 45 (6.37%) Network Support
11 41 (5.81%) Administrator
11 41 (5.81%) Consultant
11 41 (5.81%) IT Engineer
12 38 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
13 37 (5.24%) IT Support
13 37 (5.24%) Network Support Engineer
13 37 (5.24%) Systems Engineer
14 35 (4.96%) Network Security Engineer
14 35 (4.96%) Security Engineer
15 31 (4.39%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.11%) MAPI
2 21 (2.97%) .NET
3 15 (2.12%) Web Services
4 11 (1.56%) XML
5 9 (1.27%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.27%) LAPP Stack
6 8 (1.13%) 802.1X
7 7 (0.99%) HTML
8 5 (0.71%) CSS
9 4 (0.57%) JSON
9 4 (0.57%) LAMP
10 3 (0.42%) Middleware
11 2 (0.28%) COM
11 2 (0.28%) HTML5
11 2 (0.28%) Natural Language Processing
12 1 (0.14%) Classic ASP
12 1 (0.14%) J2EE
12 1 (0.14%) Java EE
12 1 (0.14%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 90 (12.75%) Data Centre
2 64 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (7.93%) Replication
4 47 (6.66%) Blackberry
5 32 (4.53%) Driving Licence
6 30 (4.25%) iPhone
6 30 (4.25%) Mathematics
7 29 (4.11%) PDA
8 28 (3.97%) Clustering
9 27 (3.82%) e-Health
9 27 (3.82%) Management Information System
10 19 (2.69%) EPoS
11 17 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
12 16 (2.27%) Computer Science
13 15 (2.12%) Physics
14 13 (1.84%) CESG
15 12 (1.70%) Fat Client
15 12 (1.70%) Thin Client
15 12 (1.70%) Virtual Team
16 11 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 370 (52.41%) Windows
2 248 (35.13%) Windows Server
3 179 (25.35%) Linux
4 147 (20.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 102 (14.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 80 (11.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 77 (10.91%) Windows 7
8 70 (9.92%) Unix
9 53 (7.51%) Windows 10
10 37 (5.24%) Windows 8
11 32 (4.53%) Android
12 31 (4.39%) Windows XP
13 29 (4.11%) Windows Vista
14 24 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (1.27%) Solaris
16 6 (0.85%) CentOS
17 5 (0.71%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.57%) Ubuntu
19 3 (0.42%) Apple iOS
19 3 (0.42%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (22.10%) ITIL
2 74 (10.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 68 (9.63%) Network Design
4 58 (8.22%) High Availability
5 57 (8.07%) Service Delivery
6 55 (7.79%) Load Balancing
6 55 (7.79%) Network Management
7 52 (7.37%) Information Security
8 51 (7.22%) E-Commerce
9 47 (6.66%) Mentoring
10 43 (6.09%) Presales
11 38 (5.38%) Cybersecurity
12 37 (5.24%) Network Monitoring
13 36 (5.10%) Change Management
14 35 (4.96%) Data Protection
15 29 (4.11%) TOGAF
16 28 (3.97%) Incident Management
16 28 (3.97%) Vulnerability Management
17 26 (3.68%) Data Security
18 25 (3.54%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 84 (11.90%) SQL
2 33 (4.67%) PowerShell
3 30 (4.25%) Python
4 27 (3.82%) Bash Shell
5 25 (3.54%) Perl
6 20 (2.83%) C
7 15 (2.12%) Java
8 13 (1.84%) Ruby
9 10 (1.42%) VBScript
10 7 (0.99%) C#
10 7 (0.99%) C++
11 5 (0.71%) VBA
12 4 (0.57%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.57%) VB
13 2 (0.28%) Tcl
14 1 (0.14%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.14%) PHP
14 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 225 (31.87%) Cisco Certification
2 158 (22.38%) CCNP
3 106 (15.01%) CCNA
4 85 (12.04%) Degree
5 82 (11.61%) Security Cleared
6 71 (10.06%) SC Cleared
7 51 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 43 (6.09%) DV Cleared
9 41 (5.81%) CCDP
9 41 (5.81%) CISSP
10 40 (5.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 38 (5.38%) CCIE
11 38 (5.38%) CCSA
12 36 (5.10%) JNCIE
12 36 (5.10%) JNCIP
13 35 (4.96%) JNCIA
14 33 (4.67%) CCSE
15 26 (3.68%) JNCIS
16 24 (3.40%) MCSE
17 21 (2.97%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (10.20%) SLA
2 31 (4.39%) PCI DSS
3 30 (4.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.27%) ISO 8583
5 6 (0.85%) GPG13
6 3 (0.42%) ISO22301
6 3 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.14%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.14%) QA
System Software
1 205 (29.04%) Active Directory
2 188 (26.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (15.58%) Hyper-V
4 72 (10.20%) vSphere
5 41 (5.81%) XenApp
6 34 (4.82%) VMware ESX
7 26 (3.68%) Terminal Services
8 25 (3.54%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (3.40%) NFS
10 8 (1.13%) Xen
11 6 (0.85%) ISA Server
12 5 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.71%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.57%) KVM
13 4 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.42%) Firmware
14 3 (0.42%) Snort
14 3 (0.42%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (4.11%) Backup Exec
1 29 (4.11%) WSUS
2 21 (2.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 21 (2.97%) SCCM
3 18 (2.55%) FortiGate
4 16 (2.27%) SCDPM
5 14 (1.98%) Puppet
6 12 (1.70%) SCOM
7 11 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
8 10 (1.42%) HP NNM
8 10 (1.42%) Microsoft Clustering
9 9 (1.27%) Salt
10 7 (0.99%) Cisco UCCX
11 6 (0.85%) Nessus
12 4 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (0.57%) SCVMM
13 3 (0.42%) Cisco UCCE
13 3 (0.42%) Nmap
13 3 (0.42%) QRadar
13 3 (0.42%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 443 (62.75%) Cisco
2 267 (37.82%) Microsoft
3 238 (33.71%) VMware
4 140 (19.83%) Juniper
5 114 (16.15%) CheckPoint
6 108 (15.30%) F5
7 92 (13.03%) Citrix
8 88 (12.46%) HP
9 55 (7.79%) Palo Alto
10 54 (7.65%) Apple
11 42 (5.95%) Oracle
12 39 (5.52%) Dell
13 31 (4.39%) Draytek
13 31 (4.39%) Veeam
14 26 (3.68%) Avaya
15 23 (3.26%) SonicWALL
16 19 (2.69%) EMC
17 17 (2.41%) Fujitsu
18 16 (2.27%) Fortinet
18 16 (2.27%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + London Allowance + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package.
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
CACI Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
CACI Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Company van/Mobile phone/Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40000 - £50000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Alfen Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bedfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Watford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago