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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
England / East of England
Rank 63 37 64
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +27
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 231 402 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.98% 5.84% 4.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.14% 30.57% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 166 311 252
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +8.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

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
919 1315 1468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.82% 19.12% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 729 1057 1166
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,500
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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -13 85 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Cambridgeshire -26 59 £36,000 -16.27% 10
Bedfordshire -11 42 £50,000 -2.91%
Essex 0 30 £33,000 -12.00% 2
Suffolk +3 13 £29,500 -43.80% 4
Norfolk -30 2 £55,000 +64.17% 1
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 274 (51.41%) Cisco
2 248 (46.53%) Windows
3 203 (38.09%) Cisco Certification
4 184 (34.52%) LAN
5 181 (33.96%) WAN
6 179 (33.58%) Linux
7 159 (29.83%) VMware
8 154 (28.89%) Microsoft
9 141 (26.45%) Windows Server
10 139 (26.08%) CCNP
10 139 (26.08%) Active Directory
11 135 (25.33%) Network Security
12 133 (24.95%) DNS
13 130 (24.39%) CheckPoint
14 128 (24.02%) VPN
15 116 (21.76%) ITIL
15 116 (21.76%) VMware Infrastructure
16 112 (21.01%) TCP/IP
17 105 (19.70%) Data Centre
18 104 (19.51%) MS Exchange
19 100 (18.76%) CCNA
20 98 (18.39%) Degree
21 90 (16.89%) Cisco Nexus
22 79 (14.82%) DHCP
23 78 (14.63%) SAN
24 76 (14.26%) SQL Server
25 74 (13.88%) F5
26 73 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
27 71 (13.32%) VoIP
27 71 (13.32%) HP

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
1 104 (19.51%) MS Exchange
2 36 (6.75%) IIS
3 32 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (5.82%) Apache
5 29 (5.44%) Skype for Business
6 24 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (3.00%) SharePoint
8 12 (2.25%) IBM HTTP Server
9 11 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.94%) JBoss
10 5 (0.94%) nginx
10 5 (0.94%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.75%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.75%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.38%) Drupal
12 2 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.38%) WordPress
13 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 48 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.44%) MS Office
3 22 (4.13%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.75%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (2.06%) SAP BPC
2 4 (0.75%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 69 (12.95%) Office 365
2 38 (7.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (3.38%) PaaS
5 8 (1.50%) Mimecast
6 5 (0.94%) IaaS
7 4 (0.75%) SaaS
8 3 (0.56%) Akamai
8 3 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 184 (34.52%) LAN
2 181 (33.96%) WAN
3 135 (25.33%) Network Security
4 133 (24.95%) DNS
5 128 (24.02%) VPN
6 112 (21.01%) TCP/IP
7 90 (16.89%) Cisco Nexus
8 79 (14.82%) DHCP
9 78 (14.63%) SAN
10 71 (13.32%) VoIP
11 68 (12.76%) Wireless
12 66 (12.38%) BGP
13 61 (11.44%) Cisco ASA
13 61 (11.44%) OSPF
14 53 (9.94%) MPLS
15 50 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
16 43 (8.07%) Spanning Tree
16 43 (8.07%) VLAN
17 33 (6.19%) IPsec
17 33 (6.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (14.26%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (2.63%) MySQL
5 12 (2.25%) MS Access
6 11 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (2.06%) Power BI
6 11 (2.06%) SAP BW
6 11 (2.06%) SAP Data Services
6 11 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.88%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (1.31%) Big Data
9 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.75%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.38%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.88%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.31%) Subversion
4 6 (1.13%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.13%) JIRA
5 5 (0.94%) Buildbot
5 5 (0.94%) GoCD
6 4 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 69 (12.95%) Telecoms
2 41 (7.69%) Finance
3 29 (5.44%) Retail
4 14 (2.63%) Banking
5 10 (1.88%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (0.94%) Legal
8 4 (0.75%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.38%) French Language
9 2 (0.38%) Games
9 2 (0.38%) German Language
9 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Automotive
10 1 (0.19%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.19%) Front Office
10 1 (0.19%) Marketing
10 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 128 (24.02%) Network Engineer
2 72 (13.51%) Analyst
3 58 (10.88%) Support Engineer
4 50 (9.38%) Consultant
5 47 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 42 (7.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 40 (7.50%) Network Consultant
8 38 (7.13%) Network Analyst
8 38 (7.13%) Security Engineer
9 34 (6.38%) Cisco Engineer
9 34 (6.38%) Security Consultant
10 33 (6.19%) Senior Network Engineer
11 32 (6.00%) Administrator
11 32 (6.00%) Security Analyst
12 31 (5.82%) 3rd Line Support
12 31 (5.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 30 (5.63%) Architect
13 30 (5.63%) IT Support
13 30 (5.63%) Network Security Consultant
13 30 (5.63%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.00%) Web Services
2 26 (4.88%) .NET
2 26 (4.88%) SOAP
3 13 (2.44%) J2EE
3 13 (2.44%) REST
4 11 (2.06%) MDX
5 10 (1.88%) XML
6 8 (1.50%) 802.1X
7 7 (1.31%) HTML
8 6 (1.13%) EDI
9 5 (0.94%) JSON
9 5 (0.94%) LAMP
9 5 (0.94%) LEMP Stack
9 5 (0.94%) Middleware
10 3 (0.56%) Natural Language Processing
10 3 (0.56%) Regular Expression
10 3 (0.56%) SAML
11 2 (0.38%) Apache Flex
11 2 (0.38%) ELK Stack
11 2 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 105 (19.70%) Data Centre
2 36 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.82%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.13%) Driving Licence
5 17 (3.19%) Replication
6 14 (2.63%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.25%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.69%) Clustering
8 9 (1.69%) User Experience
9 8 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (1.50%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (1.13%) HP Storage
12 5 (0.94%) iPad
12 5 (0.94%) PKI
12 5 (0.94%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.75%) DataPower
13 4 (0.75%) EMC VNX
13 4 (0.75%) Wiki
14 3 (0.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 248 (46.53%) Windows
2 179 (33.58%) Linux
3 141 (26.45%) Windows Server
4 73 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (12.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (9.38%) Unix
7 34 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (4.88%) Windows 7
9 24 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (3.19%) Mac OS X
11 16 (3.00%) Ubuntu
12 15 (2.81%) Windows 8
13 12 (2.25%) Windows 10
14 7 (1.31%) CentOS
15 5 (0.94%) Debian
16 4 (0.75%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.75%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.56%) Fedora
17 3 (0.56%) Solaris
18 2 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (21.76%) ITIL
2 67 (12.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 56 (10.51%) Network Management
4 52 (9.76%) Load Balancing
5 50 (9.38%) Change Control
6 45 (8.44%) Information Security
7 43 (8.07%) Mentoring
7 43 (8.07%) Problem Management
8 38 (7.13%) Incident Management
9 34 (6.38%) Presales
10 27 (5.07%) Asset Management
11 26 (4.88%) Service Delivery
12 25 (4.69%) Time Management
13 23 (4.32%) Project Management
13 23 (4.32%) SIEM
14 22 (4.13%) Migration
15 21 (3.94%) High Availability
16 20 (3.75%) Network Monitoring
17 19 (3.56%) E-Commerce
18 18 (3.38%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 70 (13.13%) SQL
2 40 (7.50%) PowerShell
3 26 (4.88%) C
4 25 (4.69%) Java
5 20 (3.75%) Python
6 15 (2.81%) Bash Shell
7 11 (2.06%) T-SQL
7 11 (2.06%) VBA
8 10 (1.88%) VBScript
9 9 (1.69%) C#
9 9 (1.69%) Perl
10 8 (1.50%) Ruby
10 8 (1.50%) VB
11 6 (1.13%) C++
12 5 (0.94%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.75%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.75%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.56%) Go
14 3 (0.56%) Rust
15 2 (0.38%) AWK
Qualifications
1 203 (38.09%) Cisco Certification
2 139 (26.08%) CCNP
3 100 (18.76%) CCNA
4 98 (18.39%) Degree
5 55 (10.32%) CCSA
6 45 (8.44%) Security Cleared
7 41 (7.69%) CCSE
8 34 (6.38%) CCDP
9 25 (4.69%) CISSP
9 25 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (4.32%) CISM
11 20 (3.75%) CCIE
12 15 (2.81%) MCSE
13 14 (2.63%) SC Cleared
14 13 (2.44%) BC Cleared
15 12 (2.25%) CISA
16 11 (2.06%) CEH
16 11 (2.06%) JNCIA
17 10 (1.88%) MCP
18 9 (1.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.51%) SLA
2 37 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (4.88%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.94%) COBIT
5 3 (0.56%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.19%) GPG13
7 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 139 (26.08%) Active Directory
2 116 (21.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (10.69%) Hyper-V
4 27 (5.07%) VMware ESX
5 26 (4.88%) vSphere
6 18 (3.38%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (2.81%) Terminal Services
8 13 (2.44%) XenApp
9 12 (2.25%) Virtual Servers
9 12 (2.25%) XenDesktop
10 8 (1.50%) iptables
10 8 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (1.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 6 (1.13%) NFS
11 6 (1.13%) Samba
12 5 (0.94%) KVM
13 4 (0.75%) pfSense
14 3 (0.56%) Docker
14 3 (0.56%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (3.38%) Backup Exec
2 11 (2.06%) SCCM
3 10 (1.88%) Nagios
4 9 (1.69%) HP NNM
5 8 (1.50%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (1.50%) FortiGate
5 8 (1.50%) Puppet
6 7 (1.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 6 (1.13%) Ansible
7 6 (1.13%) TrustSec
8 5 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.75%) Nessus
9 4 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.75%) Opsview
9 4 (0.75%) SCOM
9 4 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.56%) Nmap
10 3 (0.56%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 274 (51.41%) Cisco
2 159 (29.83%) VMware
3 154 (28.89%) Microsoft
4 130 (24.39%) CheckPoint
5 74 (13.88%) F5
6 71 (13.32%) HP
7 68 (12.76%) Juniper
8 60 (11.26%) Citrix
9 43 (8.07%) Oracle
10 27 (5.07%) Palo Alto
11 21 (3.94%) Dell
12 19 (3.56%) Brocade
12 19 (3.56%) Veeam
13 18 (3.38%) IBM
14 17 (3.19%) Blue Coat
15 15 (2.81%) EMC
15 15 (2.81%) NetApp
15 15 (2.81%) SAP
15 15 (2.81%) Symantec
16 14 (2.63%) Fortinet
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TechNet IT Recruitment (Permanent)
Posted: 3 days ago
Braintree, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + benefits+certified training
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £28k - 32k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum Circa £24000 + Bens (Depending on Ex
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Kent & Essex Police
Salary: From £31,353 to £36,390 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 17 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Norfolk
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago