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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 58 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 280 314 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.41% 4.40% 4.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.51% 25.63% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 198 257 299
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 £25,500 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
982 1225 1616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.46% 17.16% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 770 985 1283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -3 101 £50,000 +17.64% 9
Cambridgeshire +2 74 £37,500 -12.79% 10
Bedfordshire -3 47 £50,000 - 3
Essex +20 46 £34,000 -12.25% 1
Suffolk -13 12 £29,500 -41.00% 6
Norfolk -23 2 £60,000 +79.10%
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 300 (53.29%) Cisco
2 246 (43.69%) Windows
3 205 (36.41%) Cisco Certification
4 193 (34.28%) LAN
5 188 (33.39%) WAN
6 168 (29.84%) Linux
7 160 (28.42%) VMware
8 150 (26.64%) Windows Server
9 149 (26.47%) Active Directory
10 148 (26.29%) CCNP
11 147 (26.11%) Microsoft
11 147 (26.11%) VPN
12 145 (25.75%) DNS
12 145 (25.75%) Network Security
13 138 (24.51%) CheckPoint
14 136 (24.16%) TCP/IP
15 121 (21.49%) VMware Infrastructure
16 120 (21.31%) ITIL
17 112 (19.89%) MS Exchange
18 103 (18.29%) CCNA
18 103 (18.29%) Data Centre
19 89 (15.81%) DHCP
20 86 (15.28%) SAN
21 85 (15.10%) Degree
22 84 (14.92%) Cisco Nexus
23 83 (14.74%) Cisco ASA
24 82 (14.56%) F5
25 81 (14.39%) HP
26 79 (14.03%) Juniper
27 78 (13.85%) SQL Server

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 (19.89%) MS Exchange
2 40 (7.10%) IIS
3 31 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (5.15%) Skype for Business
5 28 (4.97%) Apache
6 26 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (2.66%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.60%) IBM HTTP Server
9 8 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (1.07%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.89%) JBoss
11 5 (0.89%) nginx
12 4 (0.71%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.71%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.36%) Drupal
13 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.36%) WordPress
14 1 (0.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 51 (9.06%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.44%) MS Office
3 17 (3.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.95%) SAP BPC
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (11.72%) Office 365
2 34 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (2.84%) PaaS
5 7 (1.24%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.71%) IaaS
6 4 (0.71%) SaaS
7 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 193 (34.28%) LAN
2 188 (33.39%) WAN
3 147 (26.11%) VPN
4 145 (25.75%) DNS
4 145 (25.75%) Network Security
5 136 (24.16%) TCP/IP
6 89 (15.81%) DHCP
7 86 (15.28%) SAN
8 84 (14.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 83 (14.74%) Cisco ASA
10 73 (12.97%) VoIP
11 67 (11.90%) Wireless
12 60 (10.66%) Wi-Fi
13 59 (10.48%) OSPF
14 58 (10.30%) BGP
15 49 (8.70%) MPLS
16 39 (6.93%) SSL
17 38 (6.75%) VLAN
18 33 (5.86%) IPsec
19 31 (5.51%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (2.49%) MySQL
5 11 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (1.95%) MS Access
5 11 (1.95%) Power BI
5 11 (1.95%) SAP BW
5 11 (1.95%) SAP Data Services
5 11 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (1.24%) Big Data
8 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.71%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.36%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.78%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.07%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.07%) JIRA
3 6 (1.07%) Subversion
4 5 (0.89%) Buildbot
4 5 (0.89%) GoCD
General
1 69 (12.26%) Telecoms
2 46 (8.17%) Finance
3 31 (5.51%) Retail
4 16 (2.84%) Banking
5 14 (2.49%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.07%) Legal
6 6 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (0.89%) Marketing
8 4 (0.71%) French Language
8 4 (0.71%) German Language
8 4 (0.71%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.36%) Games
9 2 (0.36%) Publishing
10 1 (0.18%) Advertising
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Electronics
10 1 (0.18%) Front Office
10 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 135 (23.98%) Network Engineer
2 85 (15.10%) Analyst
3 51 (9.06%) Consultant
4 49 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 47 (8.35%) Network Analyst
6 46 (8.17%) Support Engineer
7 40 (7.10%) Security Analyst
8 38 (6.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 37 (6.57%) Network Consultant
9 37 (6.57%) Security Engineer
10 33 (5.86%) Architect
10 33 (5.86%) Cisco Engineer
10 33 (5.86%) Senior Network Engineer
11 32 (5.68%) Administrator
12 31 (5.51%) IT Support
13 30 (5.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 30 (5.33%) Network Security Analyst
13 30 (5.33%) Security Consultant
14 29 (5.15%) IT Engineer
14 29 (5.15%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.04%) Web Services
2 29 (5.15%) .NET
3 23 (4.09%) SOAP
4 13 (2.31%) REST
5 11 (1.95%) 802.1X
5 11 (1.95%) J2EE
5 11 (1.95%) MDX
5 11 (1.95%) XML
6 7 (1.24%) HTML
7 6 (1.07%) EDI
7 6 (1.07%) LAMP
8 5 (0.89%) JSON
8 5 (0.89%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (0.89%) Middleware
9 3 (0.53%) Natural Language Processing
9 3 (0.53%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.53%) SAML
10 2 (0.36%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.36%) Flash
10 2 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 103 (18.29%) Data Centre
2 44 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (6.75%) Management Information System
4 33 (5.86%) Driving Licence
5 21 (3.73%) Replication
6 15 (2.66%) Mathematics
7 13 (2.31%) User Experience
8 12 (2.13%) Computer Science
9 11 (1.95%) Private Cloud
10 8 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (1.42%) HP Storage
11 7 (1.24%) CESG
11 7 (1.24%) CESG CLAS
11 7 (1.24%) Clustering
11 7 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (1.24%) Security Operations Centre
12 6 (1.07%) EMC VNX
12 6 (1.07%) PKI
12 6 (1.07%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 246 (43.69%) Windows
2 168 (29.84%) Linux
3 150 (26.64%) Windows Server
4 73 (12.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (11.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (7.28%) Unix
7 36 (6.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (3.91%) Windows 7
10 17 (3.02%) Mac OS X
11 15 (2.66%) Ubuntu
12 11 (1.95%) Windows 8
13 8 (1.42%) CentOS
14 6 (1.07%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.89%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.53%) Fedora
16 3 (0.53%) Solaris
17 2 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
17 2 (0.36%) Debian
17 2 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (21.31%) ITIL
2 70 (12.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 58 (10.30%) Change Control
4 54 (9.59%) Load Balancing
5 53 (9.41%) Information Security
6 50 (8.88%) Network Management
7 46 (8.17%) Problem Management
8 44 (7.82%) Mentoring
9 43 (7.64%) Incident Management
10 35 (6.22%) Asset Management
10 35 (6.22%) Presales
11 32 (5.68%) SIEM
12 30 (5.33%) Service Delivery
13 25 (4.44%) E-Commerce
13 25 (4.44%) High Availability
14 24 (4.26%) Time Management
15 22 (3.91%) Cybersecurity
15 22 (3.91%) Vulnerability Management
16 21 (3.73%) Project Management
17 20 (3.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (12.26%) SQL
2 43 (7.64%) PowerShell
3 23 (4.09%) Java
4 22 (3.91%) Python
5 21 (3.73%) C
6 16 (2.84%) Bash Shell
7 11 (1.95%) Perl
7 11 (1.95%) T-SQL
7 11 (1.95%) VBA
7 11 (1.95%) VBScript
8 8 (1.42%) Ruby
9 6 (1.07%) C#
10 5 (0.89%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.71%) VB
12 3 (0.53%) C++
12 3 (0.53%) Go
12 3 (0.53%) Rust
12 3 (0.53%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.36%) AWK
13 2 (0.36%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 205 (36.41%) Cisco Certification
2 148 (26.29%) CCNP
3 103 (18.29%) CCNA
4 85 (15.10%) Degree
5 67 (11.90%) Security Cleared
6 58 (10.30%) CCSA
7 44 (7.82%) CCSE
8 35 (6.22%) CISSP
9 30 (5.33%) CCDP
9 30 (5.33%) SC Cleared
10 28 (4.97%) CISM
11 22 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (3.73%) CCIE
13 17 (3.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (2.84%) CISA
15 13 (2.31%) BC Cleared
15 13 (2.31%) DV Cleared
16 12 (2.13%) JNCIA
17 11 (1.95%) MCSE
18 8 (1.42%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (10.66%) SLA
2 42 (7.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (6.04%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.89%) GPG13
5 4 (0.71%) COBIT
6 3 (0.53%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 149 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 121 (21.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (8.17%) Hyper-V
4 38 (6.75%) vSphere
5 30 (5.33%) VMware ESX
6 21 (3.73%) XenApp
7 17 (3.02%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (2.31%) Terminal Services
9 12 (2.13%) XenDesktop
10 10 (1.78%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (1.42%) iptables
12 6 (1.07%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 6 (1.07%) KVM
13 5 (0.89%) NFS
13 5 (0.89%) Samba
13 5 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
14 4 (0.71%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.53%) Docker
16 2 (0.36%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 17 (3.02%) Backup Exec
2 12 (2.13%) SCCM
3 10 (1.78%) FortiGate
3 10 (1.78%) Nagios
4 9 (1.60%) HP NNM
5 8 (1.42%) Puppet
6 7 (1.24%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 6 (1.07%) Ansible
7 6 (1.07%) Cisco UCCX
7 6 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (1.07%) TrustSec
8 5 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (0.89%) Nessus
8 5 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.89%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.71%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.71%) Opsview
9 4 (0.71%) SCOM
10 3 (0.53%) Nmap
10 3 (0.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 300 (53.29%) Cisco
2 160 (28.42%) VMware
3 147 (26.11%) Microsoft
4 138 (24.51%) CheckPoint
5 82 (14.56%) F5
6 81 (14.39%) HP
7 79 (14.03%) Juniper
8 65 (11.55%) Citrix
9 37 (6.57%) Oracle
10 33 (5.86%) Palo Alto
11 22 (3.91%) EMC
12 21 (3.73%) Dell
13 19 (3.37%) Veeam
14 18 (3.20%) Blue Coat
14 18 (3.20%) IBM
15 17 (3.02%) Brocade
16 16 (2.84%) SAP
17 15 (2.66%) NetApp
17 15 (2.66%) Symantec
18 14 (2.49%) Avaya
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car,bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Posted: 13 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Manpower
Posted: 16 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: Circa £47,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: £47,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus, plus more
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
BAM Construct UK Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Peterborough
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive basic salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago