The table below looks at the statistics for the Firewall Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Analyst
Rank 884 929 955
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Analyst 29 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.018% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 12
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £41,850
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £29,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -6.45%
Firewall Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93269 99958 106773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.55% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 79182 82396 87200
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firewall Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Firewall Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Firewall Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Analyst across the England region.

Firewall Analyst Salary Trend in England

Firewall Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Firewall Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Firewall Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
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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
London +25 13 £70,000 +16.66%
South East +30 9 £35,000 +20.68%
Yorkshire +11 4 £29,000 +28.88%
North West - 2 £43,750 -
West Midlands - 1 £47,000 -
Firewall Analyst
UK

Firewall Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Firewall Analyst in their job title 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 with Firewall Analyst in their job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Firewall
2 35 (61.40%) Cisco
3 32 (56.14%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (42.11%) Juniper
4 24 (42.11%) CheckPoint
5 22 (38.60%) CCNA
6 21 (36.84%) Network Security
7 20 (35.09%) LAN
8 19 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 17 (29.82%) CCNP
9 17 (29.82%) Windows
10 15 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
10 15 (26.32%) Linux
11 14 (24.56%) WAN
11 14 (24.56%) Finance
12 13 (22.81%) F5
13 11 (19.30%) VPN
13 11 (19.30%) SLA
14 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
14 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
15 9 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (15.79%) Banking
15 9 (15.79%) Unix
16 8 (14.04%) ITIL
16 8 (14.04%) Windows 2000
16 8 (14.04%) Solaris
16 8 (14.04%) DNS
16 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (14.04%) Forcepoint
16 8 (14.04%) IPsec

Firewall Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Firewall Analyst in their job title 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 with Firewall Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) IIS
1 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) IaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) PaaS
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.75%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 57 (100.00%) Firewall
2 21 (36.84%) Network Security
3 20 (35.09%) LAN
4 19 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 14 (24.56%) WAN
6 11 (19.30%) VPN
7 9 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (14.04%) DNS
8 8 (14.04%) IPsec
9 7 (12.28%) OSPF
10 6 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (10.53%) NetScreen
11 5 (8.77%) BGP
11 5 (8.77%) Cisco PIX
11 5 (8.77%) DHCP
12 4 (7.02%) Wireless
13 3 (5.26%) EIGRP
13 3 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (5.26%) MPLS
14 2 (3.51%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) MySQL
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
3 8 (14.04%) German Language
4 7 (12.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) HTML
1 1 (1.75%) XML
1 1 (1.75%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.77%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.02%) PKI
4 3 (5.26%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Windows
2 15 (26.32%) Linux
3 9 (15.79%) Unix
4 8 (14.04%) Solaris
4 8 (14.04%) Windows 2000
4 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.53%) Android
6 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.75%) CentOS
8 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (14.04%) ITIL
3 7 (12.28%) Change Control
3 7 (12.28%) Security Operations
4 6 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (8.77%) Information Security
5 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.02%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (5.26%) Open Source
7 3 (5.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (3.51%) Change Management
8 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.51%) Low Latency
8 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.51%) SIEM
8 2 (3.51%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) Python
2 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (1.75%) PHP
3 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (56.14%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (38.60%) CCNA
3 17 (29.82%) CCNP
4 7 (12.28%) CISSP
4 7 (12.28%) Degree
5 4 (7.02%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (7.02%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (5.26%) CEH
6 3 (5.26%) RHCE
6 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.51%) GIAC
8 1 (1.75%) CISM
8 1 (1.75%) GCIH
8 1 (1.75%) ISACA
8 1 (1.75%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) SLA
2 6 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.75%) DICOM
4 1 (1.75%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Cacti
1 3 (5.26%) Nagios
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.75%) Ansible
3 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (61.40%) Cisco
2 24 (42.11%) CheckPoint
2 24 (42.11%) Juniper
3 13 (22.81%) F5
4 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
5 8 (14.04%) Forcepoint
5 8 (14.04%) Palo Alto
6 3 (5.26%) Blue Coat
6 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.26%) VMware
7 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.75%) HP
8 1 (1.75%) Meraki
8 1 (1.75%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.75%) Remedy
8 1 (1.75%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.75%) SonicWALL