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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 57 47 79
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +32
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 298 323 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.12% 4.89% 3.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.58% 24.00% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 257 251 245
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1448 1346 1781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.02% 20.38% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1146 997 1452
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -2 108 £43,750 +15.13% 12
Essex -9 77 £45,000 -5.26% 10
Cambridgeshire -15 52 £40,000 - 13
Bedfordshire -26 30 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Suffolk 0 21 £47,500 -36.66% 2
Norfolk - 11 £30,000 - 1
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 383 (55.83%) Cisco
2 339 (49.42%) Windows
3 263 (38.34%) Active Directory
4 236 (34.40%) Cisco Certification
5 224 (32.65%) VMware
6 209 (30.47%) VPN
7 207 (30.17%) Microsoft
8 172 (25.07%) SAN
9 170 (24.78%) WAN
10 168 (24.49%) CCNP
11 153 (22.30%) DNS
12 151 (22.01%) LAN
13 144 (20.99%) TCP/IP
14 141 (20.55%) MS Exchange
15 139 (20.26%) VMware Infrastructure
16 135 (19.68%) Windows Server 2008
17 133 (19.39%) Linux
18 116 (16.91%) Juniper
19 113 (16.47%) MPLS
20 111 (16.18%) SQL Server
21 106 (15.45%) CCNA
21 106 (15.45%) BGP
22 104 (15.16%) OSPF
23 100 (14.58%) Citrix
23 100 (14.58%) ITIL
23 100 (14.58%) Network Security
24 97 (14.14%) Security Cleared
24 97 (14.14%) DHCP
25 89 (12.97%) CheckPoint
25 89 (12.97%) Disaster Recovery

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 141 (20.55%) MS Exchange
2 83 (12.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 63 (9.18%) SharePoint
4 55 (8.02%) IIS
5 50 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 23 (3.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 20 (2.92%) Lync
8 19 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (2.04%) Apache
10 12 (1.75%) Tomcat
11 10 (1.46%) JBoss
12 8 (1.17%) Oracle Application Server
13 7 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
13 7 (1.02%) Lotus Domino
14 5 (0.73%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.44%) WorkSite
16 2 (0.29%) Apache Solr
17 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
17 1 (0.15%) CMS
Applications
1 71 (10.35%) MS Excel
2 49 (7.14%) MS Office
3 33 (4.81%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.17%) RiskWrite
2 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.50%) Office 365
2 16 (2.33%) SaaS
3 15 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.17%) Google Apps
7 7 (1.02%) PaaS
8 5 (0.73%) IaaS
8 5 (0.73%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 209 (30.47%) VPN
2 172 (25.07%) SAN
3 170 (24.78%) WAN
4 153 (22.30%) DNS
5 151 (22.01%) LAN
6 144 (20.99%) TCP/IP
7 113 (16.47%) MPLS
8 106 (15.45%) BGP
9 104 (15.16%) OSPF
10 100 (14.58%) Network Security
11 97 (14.14%) DHCP
12 82 (11.95%) SSL
13 76 (11.08%) Wireless
14 75 (10.93%) VoIP
15 73 (10.64%) Cisco Nexus
16 60 (8.75%) Cisco ASA
17 51 (7.43%) Cisco IOS
18 42 (6.12%) VLAN
19 40 (5.83%) EIGRP
20 38 (5.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (4.23%) SQL Server 2000
4 10 (1.46%) Big Data
5 9 (1.31%) NoSQL
5 9 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.31%) MySQL
6 8 (1.17%) RDBMS
6 8 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.17%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (0.87%) Text Mining
8 4 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.44%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.15%) MS Access
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.02%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.29%) Bugzilla
2 2 (0.29%) JIRA
2 2 (0.29%) TestLink
General
1 87 (12.68%) Finance
2 33 (4.81%) Banking
3 28 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 25 (3.64%) Retail
5 11 (1.60%) Law
6 10 (1.46%) Back Office
7 7 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.02%) Legal
7 7 (1.02%) Aerospace
8 6 (0.87%) Automotive
8 6 (0.87%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.87%) Advertising
9 4 (0.58%) Marketing
10 2 (0.29%) Games
10 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 210 (30.61%) Network Engineer
2 78 (11.37%) Support Engineer
3 73 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 63 (9.18%) Architect
5 61 (8.89%) Administrator
6 59 (8.60%) Analyst
7 45 (6.56%) Senior Network Engineer
8 42 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
9 39 (5.69%) Consultant
10 38 (5.54%) Network Support
11 36 (5.25%) Support Analyst
12 33 (4.81%) Security Engineer
13 31 (4.52%) Network Specialist
13 31 (4.52%) Network Security Engineer
14 29 (4.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 26 (3.79%) Systems Engineer
16 25 (3.64%) Network Support Engineer
16 25 (3.64%) Security Architect
17 21 (3.06%) Network Administrator
18 20 (2.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.64%) Web Services
2 20 (2.92%) XML
3 19 (2.77%) .NET
4 16 (2.33%) Middleware
5 15 (2.19%) LAMP
6 14 (2.04%) HTML
7 13 (1.90%) JSON
8 12 (1.75%) CSS
9 11 (1.60%) SOAP
10 8 (1.17%) J2EE
11 7 (1.02%) ASP.NET
11 7 (1.02%) WCF
11 7 (1.02%) jQuery
11 7 (1.02%) RESTful
12 6 (0.87%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.58%) REST
14 3 (0.44%) X-Windows
15 2 (0.29%) HTML5
15 2 (0.29%) CSS3
16 1 (0.15%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (9.91%) Blackberry
2 56 (8.16%) Clustering
3 27 (3.94%) Management Information System
4 24 (3.50%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.33%) FMCG
6 15 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
6 15 (2.19%) Mathematics
7 13 (1.90%) Replication
7 13 (1.90%) PKI
8 11 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (1.17%) Thin Client
9 8 (1.17%) Fat Client
9 8 (1.17%) Open Source
9 8 (1.17%) EqualLogic
9 8 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.02%) SecurID
11 6 (0.87%) Physics
12 5 (0.73%) CMDB
12 5 (0.73%) CCTV
12 5 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 339 (49.42%) Windows
2 135 (19.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 133 (19.39%) Linux
4 80 (11.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (9.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 54 (7.87%) Windows 7
7 50 (7.29%) UNIX
8 48 (7.00%) Windows 8
9 35 (5.10%) Windows XP
10 26 (3.79%) Windows 2000
11 19 (2.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (1.46%) Android
13 8 (1.17%) Debian
14 7 (1.02%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.87%) VMS
15 6 (0.87%) Windows Phone 8
15 6 (0.87%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.73%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.44%) CentOS
18 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (14.58%) ITIL
2 89 (12.97%) Disaster Recovery
3 70 (10.20%) Network Management
4 50 (7.29%) Load Balancing
5 49 (7.14%) Project Management
6 48 (7.00%) Asset Management
7 44 (6.41%) PRINCE2
8 39 (5.69%) Service Delivery
9 35 (5.10%) Change Management
10 34 (4.96%) Change Control
11 32 (4.66%) Penetration Testing
12 29 (4.23%) Network Monitoring
13 28 (4.08%) Mentoring
13 28 (4.08%) Network Design
14 25 (3.64%) Identity Management
15 22 (3.21%) PRINCE
15 22 (3.21%) Configuration Management
15 22 (3.21%) DevOps
16 21 (3.06%) SIEM
17 20 (2.92%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 65 (9.48%) SQL
2 40 (5.83%) PowerShell
3 31 (4.52%) Java
4 30 (4.37%) Shell Script
5 26 (3.79%) Python
6 21 (3.06%) JavaScript
7 17 (2.48%) Perl
7 17 (2.48%) Bash Shell
8 13 (1.90%) C
8 13 (1.90%) C#
9 11 (1.60%) VBScript
10 10 (1.46%) C++
11 4 (0.58%) PHP
12 3 (0.44%) Ada
13 2 (0.29%) Ruby
14 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 236 (34.40%) Cisco Certification
2 168 (24.49%) CCNP
3 106 (15.45%) CCNA
4 97 (14.14%) Security Cleared
5 76 (11.08%) SC Cleared
6 68 (9.91%) Degree
7 57 (8.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (5.69%) MCP
9 30 (4.37%) CCSA
10 28 (4.08%) CCIE
11 26 (3.79%) CCDP
12 23 (3.35%) MCSE
12 23 (3.35%) CCSE
13 16 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 16 (2.33%) MCSA
14 12 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (1.75%) MCITP
14 12 (1.75%) JNCIE
15 9 (1.31%) VCP5
15 9 (1.31%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (7.43%) SLA
2 17 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.90%) ISO 9001
3 13 (1.90%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.58%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.29%) QA
6 1 (0.15%) GPG13
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 263 (38.34%) Active Directory
2 139 (20.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (6.85%) vSphere
4 42 (6.12%) VMware ESX
5 41 (5.98%) Hyper-V
6 32 (4.66%) XenApp
7 29 (4.23%) vCloud
8 26 (3.79%) XenDesktop
9 16 (2.33%) Xen
10 15 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (1.60%) Terminal Services
12 7 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 7 (1.02%) XenServer
13 4 (0.58%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.44%) Snort
14 3 (0.44%) Squid
14 3 (0.44%) UAG
15 2 (0.29%) Varnish
15 2 (0.29%) NLBS
15 2 (0.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 53 (7.73%) Backup Exec
2 29 (4.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 27 (3.94%) NetBackup
4 25 (3.64%) HP NNM
5 19 (2.77%) Puppet
6 16 (2.33%) FortiGate
7 15 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (2.04%) WSUS
9 8 (1.17%) SCCM
9 8 (1.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (1.17%) Cacti
10 7 (1.02%) SCOM
11 6 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (0.73%) Opsview
13 4 (0.58%) Ansible
14 3 (0.44%) SCOrch
14 3 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
14 3 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
14 3 (0.44%) Nagios
14 3 (0.44%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 383 (55.83%) Cisco
2 224 (32.65%) VMware
3 207 (30.17%) Microsoft
4 116 (16.91%) Juniper
5 100 (14.58%) Citrix
6 89 (12.97%) CheckPoint
7 76 (11.08%) F5
8 71 (10.35%) HP
9 61 (8.89%) Symantec
10 42 (6.12%) SolarWinds
11 29 (4.23%) Sophos
12 28 (4.08%) Dell
13 27 (3.94%) Veritas
14 24 (3.50%) Mitel
15 22 (3.21%) Oracle
16 20 (2.92%) Fortinet
17 18 (2.62%) Red Hat
18 17 (2.48%) Blue Coat
18 17 (2.48%) Sourcefire
19 15 (2.19%) NetApp
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Essex
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