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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
England / East of England
Rank 57 33 60
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +27
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 226 481 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.83% 6.84% 4.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.64% 33.45% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 159 374 278
Median salary £41,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.48% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
956 1438 1506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.19% 20.46% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 747 1170 1190
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -25 83 £47,500 +11.76% 17
Cambridgeshire -27 64 £39,000 -8.23% 9
Bedfordshire -15 36 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Essex -23 24 £32,250 -24.11% 1
Suffolk +17 16 £30,000 -14.89%
Norfolk -33 3 £43,750 +37.79%
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 262 (50.48%) Cisco
2 256 (49.33%) Windows
3 194 (37.38%) Cisco Certification
4 175 (33.72%) Linux
5 167 (32.18%) LAN
6 165 (31.79%) WAN
7 161 (31.02%) VMware
8 150 (28.90%) Microsoft
8 150 (28.90%) Active Directory
9 149 (28.71%) Windows Server
10 130 (25.05%) CheckPoint
11 126 (24.28%) CCNP
12 124 (23.89%) Network Security
13 121 (23.31%) VPN
14 116 (22.35%) DNS
15 113 (21.77%) VMware Infrastructure
16 112 (21.58%) ITIL
17 103 (19.85%) MS Exchange
18 102 (19.65%) Data Centre
19 100 (19.27%) TCP/IP
20 99 (19.08%) CCNA
21 90 (17.34%) Degree
22 82 (15.80%) Cisco Nexus
23 78 (15.03%) Windows Server 2008
23 78 (15.03%) SAN
24 76 (14.64%) Office 365
25 74 (14.26%) SQL Server
26 73 (14.07%) DHCP
26 73 (14.07%) F5
27 71 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012

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
1 103 (19.85%) MS Exchange
2 34 (6.55%) IIS
3 31 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (5.78%) Apache
5 26 (5.01%) Skype for Business
6 25 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (3.66%) SharePoint
8 12 (2.31%) IBM HTTP Server
9 11 (2.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (1.54%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.96%) JBoss
12 4 (0.77%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.77%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.58%) nginx
14 2 (0.39%) Drupal
14 2 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.39%) WordPress
15 1 (0.19%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 52 (10.02%) MS Excel
2 35 (6.74%) MS Office
3 20 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.96%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.35%) SAP BPC
2 5 (0.96%) Sage 200
3 4 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 76 (14.64%) Office 365
2 42 (8.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (2.89%) PaaS
5 9 (1.73%) Mimecast
6 6 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.96%) IaaS
7 5 (0.96%) SaaS
8 3 (0.58%) Akamai
9 2 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 167 (32.18%) LAN
2 165 (31.79%) WAN
3 124 (23.89%) Network Security
4 121 (23.31%) VPN
5 116 (22.35%) DNS
6 100 (19.27%) TCP/IP
7 82 (15.80%) Cisco Nexus
8 78 (15.03%) SAN
9 73 (14.07%) DHCP
10 65 (12.52%) BGP
10 65 (12.52%) Wireless
11 63 (12.14%) VoIP
12 59 (11.37%) OSPF
13 48 (9.25%) Cisco ASA
14 46 (8.86%) MPLS
15 44 (8.48%) Wi-Fi
16 40 (7.71%) Spanning Tree
17 38 (7.32%) VLAN
18 31 (5.97%) Internet
18 31 (5.97%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (14.26%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.12%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (2.12%) MySQL
4 10 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (1.73%) Big Data
6 8 (1.54%) MS Access
7 7 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.35%) Power BI
7 7 (1.35%) SAP BW
7 7 (1.35%) SAP Data Services
7 7 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.58%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.39%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.39%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (1.54%) Jenkins
2 7 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.96%) GoCD
3 5 (0.96%) Subversion
4 4 (0.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.77%) JIRA
4 4 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.58%) Buildbot
General
1 62 (11.95%) Telecoms
2 32 (6.17%) Finance
3 25 (4.82%) Retail
4 9 (1.73%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.35%) Banking
6 7 (1.35%) Legal
7 5 (0.96%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.39%) Advertising
8 2 (0.39%) Games
9 1 (0.19%) Automotive
9 1 (0.19%) Back Office
9 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.19%) Front Office
9 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 111 (21.39%) Network Engineer
2 62 (11.95%) Analyst
3 60 (11.56%) Support Engineer
4 49 (9.44%) Consultant
5 46 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 44 (8.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 38 (7.32%) Network Consultant
8 37 (7.13%) Security Engineer
9 36 (6.94%) Administrator
10 34 (6.55%) Security Consultant
11 32 (6.17%) 3rd Line Support
11 32 (6.17%) IT Support
11 32 (6.17%) Network Analyst
12 31 (5.97%) Architect
13 30 (5.78%) Network Security Engineer
14 29 (5.59%) IT Engineer
14 29 (5.59%) Network Security Consultant
15 27 (5.20%) Cisco Engineer
15 27 (5.20%) Network Support
15 27 (5.20%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.20%) Web Services
2 22 (4.24%) SOAP
3 19 (3.66%) .NET
4 12 (2.31%) J2EE
5 9 (1.73%) REST
6 7 (1.35%) 802.1X
6 7 (1.35%) HTML
6 7 (1.35%) MDX
6 7 (1.35%) Middleware
6 7 (1.35%) XML
7 5 (0.96%) EDI
8 3 (0.58%) JSON
8 3 (0.58%) LAMP
8 3 (0.58%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (0.58%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (0.39%) Apache Flex
9 2 (0.39%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (0.39%) Node.js
9 2 (0.39%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (0.39%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 102 (19.65%) Data Centre
2 32 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.43%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.24%) Driving Licence
5 20 (3.85%) Replication
6 11 (2.12%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.93%) Clustering
7 10 (1.93%) Security Operations Centre
8 8 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (1.35%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.35%) User Experience
10 6 (1.16%) iPad
11 5 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (0.96%) HP Storage
12 4 (0.77%) DataPower
12 4 (0.77%) PKI
12 4 (0.77%) Wiki
13 3 (0.58%) e-Health
13 3 (0.58%) Life Science
14 2 (0.39%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 256 (49.33%) Windows
2 175 (33.72%) Linux
3 149 (28.71%) Windows Server
4 78 (15.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 71 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (9.44%) Unix
7 44 (8.48%) Windows 7
8 37 (7.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (5.01%) Windows 10
10 21 (4.05%) Windows 8
11 18 (3.47%) Mac OS X
11 18 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (2.70%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.16%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.96%) Debian
14 5 (0.96%) Solaris
15 4 (0.77%) CentOS
15 4 (0.77%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.58%) Fedora
17 2 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (21.58%) ITIL
2 66 (12.72%) Disaster Recovery
3 50 (9.63%) Load Balancing
4 49 (9.44%) Network Management
5 43 (8.29%) Change Control
5 43 (8.29%) Problem Management
6 37 (7.13%) Mentoring
7 36 (6.94%) Incident Management
8 35 (6.74%) Presales
9 34 (6.55%) Information Security
9 34 (6.55%) Mathematics
10 27 (5.20%) Service Delivery
11 24 (4.62%) Asset Management
12 22 (4.24%) High Availability
12 22 (4.24%) Project Management
13 19 (3.66%) Kalman Filter
13 19 (3.66%) SIEM
13 19 (3.66%) Web Filtering
14 18 (3.47%) Network Monitoring
15 17 (3.28%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 71 (13.68%) SQL
2 30 (5.78%) PowerShell
3 25 (4.82%) C
3 25 (4.82%) Java
4 19 (3.66%) Python
5 15 (2.89%) Bash Shell
6 11 (2.12%) VBScript
7 10 (1.93%) C#
7 10 (1.93%) Perl
8 9 (1.73%) VB
9 8 (1.54%) C++
9 8 (1.54%) VBA
10 7 (1.35%) Ruby
10 7 (1.35%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.16%) JavaScript
12 5 (0.96%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.77%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.58%) Go
14 3 (0.58%) Rust
15 2 (0.39%) AWK
Qualifications
1 194 (37.38%) Cisco Certification
2 126 (24.28%) CCNP
3 99 (19.08%) CCNA
4 90 (17.34%) Degree
5 54 (10.40%) CCSA
6 42 (8.09%) Security Cleared
7 41 (7.90%) CCSE
8 35 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 33 (6.36%) CCDP
10 24 (4.62%) CCIE
11 23 (4.43%) MCSE
12 21 (4.05%) CISSP
13 20 (3.85%) CISM
14 18 (3.47%) MCP
15 15 (2.89%) MCSA
15 15 (2.89%) SC Cleared
16 12 (2.31%) BC Cleared
16 12 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 11 (2.12%) JNCIA
18 10 (1.93%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.79%) SLA
2 31 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.89%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.58%) COBIT
4 3 (0.58%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 150 (28.90%) Active Directory
2 113 (21.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (13.49%) Hyper-V
4 31 (5.97%) vSphere
5 23 (4.43%) VMware ESX
6 19 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (2.31%) Terminal Services
8 11 (2.12%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (2.12%) XenApp
9 10 (1.93%) XenDesktop
10 8 (1.54%) iptables
11 7 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (1.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 4 (0.77%) Docker
13 4 (0.77%) NFS
13 4 (0.77%) pfSense
13 4 (0.77%) Samba
14 3 (0.58%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (3.28%) Backup Exec
2 10 (1.93%) Nagios
3 8 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (1.35%) FortiGate
4 7 (1.35%) HP NNM
4 7 (1.35%) Puppet
4 7 (1.35%) SCCM
5 6 (1.16%) TrustSec
6 5 (0.96%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (0.96%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 5 (0.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (0.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (0.77%) Ansible
7 4 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (0.77%) Opsview
7 4 (0.77%) WSUS
8 3 (0.58%) Grafana
8 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.58%) Terraform
9 2 (0.39%) Simpana
Vendors
1 262 (50.48%) Cisco
2 161 (31.02%) VMware
3 150 (28.90%) Microsoft
4 130 (25.05%) CheckPoint
5 73 (14.07%) F5
6 69 (13.29%) HP
7 64 (12.33%) Juniper
8 62 (11.95%) Citrix
9 37 (7.13%) Oracle
10 27 (5.20%) Palo Alto
11 24 (4.62%) Veeam
12 21 (4.05%) Dell
13 20 (3.85%) Blue Coat
14 18 (3.47%) Brocade
15 17 (3.28%) NetApp
16 16 (3.08%) Symantec
17 15 (2.89%) Fortinet
18 14 (2.70%) IBM
18 14 (2.70%) Riverbed
19 13 (2.50%) Sophos
Watford, Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Employee benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 Per Annum bonuses+excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Clancy Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
Basildon, Essex
ADSI Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago