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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 50 46 80
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +34
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 357 339 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.49% 4.95% 3.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.12% 24.98% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 296 238 275
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
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
1614 1357 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.31% 19.81% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 970 1479
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,520 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,600
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +12 126 £40,750 +1.87% 10
Essex +2 95 £45,000 - 5
Cambridgeshire -39 60 £37,500 - 6
Bedfordshire -8 44 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Suffolk +1 27 £50,000 -33.33% 1
Norfolk +9 8 £30,000 +27.65% 1
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 406 (55.16%) Cisco
2 376 (51.09%) Windows
3 269 (36.55%) Active Directory
4 249 (33.83%) VPN
5 247 (33.56%) Cisco Certification
6 231 (31.39%) VMware
7 209 (28.40%) Microsoft
8 198 (26.90%) WAN
9 185 (25.14%) TCP/IP
10 181 (24.59%) DNS
11 177 (24.05%) SAN
12 175 (23.78%) LAN
13 168 (22.83%) CCNP
14 156 (21.20%) Linux
15 154 (20.92%) Windows Server 2008
16 152 (20.65%) VMware Infrastructure
17 130 (17.66%) MS Exchange
18 125 (16.98%) Juniper
19 121 (16.44%) ITIL
20 120 (16.30%) MPLS
21 114 (15.49%) DHCP
22 113 (15.35%) CCNA
23 111 (15.08%) Finance
24 107 (14.54%) OSPF
25 106 (14.40%) BGP
26 105 (14.27%) Network Security
27 101 (13.72%) SQL Server
28 98 (13.32%) CheckPoint
28 98 (13.32%) Citrix
29 90 (12.23%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 130 (17.66%) MS Exchange
2 76 (10.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 64 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 60 (8.15%) IIS
4 60 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 48 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 23 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 20 (2.72%) Lync
8 15 (2.04%) Apache
9 14 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
11 12 (1.63%) Lotus Domino
12 11 (1.49%) Tomcat
13 9 (1.22%) JBoss
14 7 (0.95%) Oracle Application Server
15 5 (0.68%) CMS
15 5 (0.68%) OpenStack
16 3 (0.41%) WorkSite
16 3 (0.41%) Apache Solr
17 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 85 (11.55%) MS Excel
2 57 (7.74%) MS Office
3 38 (5.16%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.27%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (0.95%) RiskWrite
2 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.58%) Office 365
2 18 (2.45%) SaaS
3 15 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.90%) PaaS
5 9 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (1.09%) Google Apps
6 8 (1.09%) IaaS
7 5 (0.68%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 249 (33.83%) VPN
2 198 (26.90%) WAN
3 185 (25.14%) TCP/IP
4 181 (24.59%) DNS
5 177 (24.05%) SAN
6 175 (23.78%) LAN
7 120 (16.30%) MPLS
8 114 (15.49%) DHCP
9 107 (14.54%) OSPF
10 106 (14.40%) BGP
11 105 (14.27%) Network Security
12 88 (11.96%) Wireless
13 84 (11.41%) SSL
14 75 (10.19%) VoIP
15 63 (8.56%) Cisco Nexus
16 60 (8.15%) Cisco ASA
17 52 (7.07%) VLAN
18 48 (6.52%) Internet
19 42 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
20 41 (5.57%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (13.72%) SQL Server
2 29 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
4 12 (1.63%) Big Data
5 11 (1.49%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.09%) Text Mining
7 8 (1.09%) MySQL
8 7 (0.95%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.95%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.27%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (0.68%) Visual Studio
1 5 (0.68%) JIRA
2 4 (0.54%) Bugzilla
2 4 (0.54%) TestLink
3 3 (0.41%) Subversion
4 2 (0.27%) Maven
4 2 (0.27%) Ant
4 2 (0.27%) JUnit
5 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 111 (15.08%) Finance
2 35 (4.76%) Banking
3 27 (3.67%) Retail
4 25 (3.40%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.49%) Law
6 10 (1.36%) Aerospace
7 8 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.09%) Back Office
8 6 (0.82%) Advertising
9 4 (0.54%) Automotive
9 4 (0.54%) Legal
10 3 (0.41%) Games
11 2 (0.27%) Marketing
11 2 (0.27%) Electronics
11 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.14%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 239 (32.47%) Network Engineer
2 85 (11.55%) Support Engineer
3 80 (10.87%) Architect
4 79 (10.73%) Administrator
5 69 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 62 (8.42%) Systems Administrator
7 60 (8.15%) Analyst
8 46 (6.25%) Network Support
9 43 (5.84%) Senior Network Engineer
10 39 (5.30%) Consultant
10 39 (5.30%) Security Engineer
11 38 (5.16%) Network Security Engineer
12 34 (4.62%) Network Specialist
13 33 (4.48%) Support Analyst
14 31 (4.21%) Network Support Engineer
15 28 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
16 27 (3.67%) 3rd Line Support
17 24 (3.26%) Security Architect
17 24 (3.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
18 22 (2.99%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.80%) Web Services
2 22 (2.99%) XML
3 18 (2.45%) Middleware
4 17 (2.31%) JSON
5 14 (1.90%) LAMP
6 13 (1.77%) .NET
7 11 (1.49%) HTML
8 8 (1.09%) SOAP
8 8 (1.09%) CSS
9 7 (0.95%) J2EE
9 7 (0.95%) RESTful
10 6 (0.82%) jQuery
11 5 (0.68%) WSH
12 4 (0.54%) WCF
12 4 (0.54%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.54%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.54%) HTML5
12 4 (0.54%) REST
13 3 (0.41%) COM
13 3 (0.41%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 69 (9.38%) Blackberry
2 51 (6.93%) Clustering
3 33 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 32 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 22 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 19 (2.58%) PKI
7 17 (2.31%) Replication
8 14 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (1.63%) SecurID
10 11 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (1.22%) IPTV
12 8 (1.09%) Open Source
13 7 (0.95%) FMCG
13 7 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.95%) Physics
13 7 (0.95%) Statistics
13 7 (0.95%) Handset
14 5 (0.68%) CMDB
14 5 (0.68%) EqualLogic
15 4 (0.54%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 376 (51.09%) Windows
2 156 (21.20%) Linux
3 154 (20.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 86 (11.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 82 (11.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 61 (8.29%) UNIX
7 58 (7.88%) Windows 7
8 48 (6.52%) Windows 8
9 40 (5.43%) Windows XP
10 28 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (2.72%) Windows 2000
12 14 (1.90%) Android
13 10 (1.36%) Ubuntu
13 10 (1.36%) VMS
13 10 (1.36%) Windows Phone 8
13 10 (1.36%) Windows Phone
14 9 (1.22%) Debian
15 7 (0.95%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.68%) CentOS
17 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (16.44%) ITIL
2 89 (12.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 75 (10.19%) Network Management
4 53 (7.20%) Project Management
5 49 (6.66%) Load Balancing
6 47 (6.39%) PRINCE2
7 45 (6.11%) Asset Management
8 43 (5.84%) Service Delivery
9 40 (5.43%) Network Design
10 38 (5.16%) Change Management
11 36 (4.89%) Mentoring
12 32 (4.35%) Change Control
13 29 (3.94%) Network Monitoring
13 29 (3.94%) Identity Management
13 29 (3.94%) Penetration Testing
14 27 (3.67%) DevOps
15 26 (3.53%) Configuration Management
16 25 (3.40%) Migration
17 24 (3.26%) PRINCE
18 23 (3.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 56 (7.61%) SQL
2 37 (5.03%) PowerShell
3 34 (4.62%) Java
4 30 (4.08%) Python
5 28 (3.80%) Shell Script
6 20 (2.72%) Bash Shell
7 18 (2.45%) Perl
8 15 (2.04%) JavaScript
9 14 (1.90%) C
10 10 (1.36%) C#
11 8 (1.09%) C++
12 6 (0.82%) PHP
12 6 (0.82%) VBScript
13 5 (0.68%) Ruby
14 3 (0.41%) Ada
15 1 (0.14%) Tcl
15 1 (0.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 247 (33.56%) Cisco Certification
2 168 (22.83%) CCNP
3 113 (15.35%) CCNA
4 90 (12.23%) Security Cleared
5 84 (11.41%) Degree
6 66 (8.97%) SC Cleared
7 63 (8.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (5.30%) MCP
9 33 (4.48%) MCSE
10 32 (4.35%) CCIE
11 27 (3.67%) CCSA
12 23 (3.13%) CCSE
13 20 (2.72%) CCDP
14 18 (2.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 18 (2.45%) MCITP
15 15 (2.04%) JNCIE
16 11 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (1.49%) Sun Certification
16 11 (1.49%) MCSA
16 11 (1.49%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (7.07%) SLA
2 14 (1.90%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.77%) ISO 9001
3 13 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) GPG13
5 1 (0.14%) QA
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 269 (36.55%) Active Directory
2 152 (20.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (6.39%) vSphere
4 45 (6.11%) VMware ESX
5 42 (5.71%) Hyper-V
6 28 (3.80%) XenApp
7 23 (3.13%) vCloud
8 21 (2.85%) Xen
9 20 (2.72%) XenDesktop
10 18 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (2.31%) Terminal Services
12 11 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (0.95%) XenServer
13 7 (0.95%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.82%) Firmware
15 5 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
16 4 (0.54%) UAG
17 3 (0.41%) KVM
17 3 (0.41%) Snort
18 2 (0.27%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 54 (7.34%) Backup Exec
2 30 (4.08%) HP NNM
3 24 (3.26%) Puppet
4 23 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 22 (2.99%) NetBackup
6 19 (2.58%) FortiGate
7 18 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (1.36%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (1.09%) SCCM
9 8 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 7 (0.95%) WSUS
11 6 (0.82%) Ansible
12 5 (0.68%) SCOM
12 5 (0.68%) Cacti
13 3 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
13 3 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
13 3 (0.41%) Nagios
13 3 (0.41%) SCOrch
14 2 (0.27%) Opsview
14 2 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 406 (55.16%) Cisco
2 231 (31.39%) VMware
3 209 (28.40%) Microsoft
4 125 (16.98%) Juniper
5 98 (13.32%) Citrix
5 98 (13.32%) CheckPoint
6 85 (11.55%) HP
7 81 (11.01%) F5
8 60 (8.15%) Symantec
9 45 (6.11%) SolarWinds
10 33 (4.48%) Dell
11 26 (3.53%) Mitel
12 24 (3.26%) Red Hat
13 23 (3.13%) Sophos
13 23 (3.13%) Sourcefire
14 22 (2.99%) Fortinet
14 22 (2.99%) Veritas
15 21 (2.85%) Oracle
16 20 (2.72%) Blue Coat
17 17 (2.31%) McAfee
Essex
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-40k + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Colchester, Essex
Royal Association of Deaf People
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Required IT
Salary: £50k+ Package with Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Required IT
Salary: £24k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £72000 - £82000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Overtime, Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: depends on experience + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago