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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Analyst
Rank 871 906 910
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Analyst 27 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.019% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.020% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 7
Average salary £47,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £51,250 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-21.95% +122.82%
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
90807 95908 94217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77011 80194 76700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 +19 14 £47,500 -20.83% 1
West Midlands - 6 £47,000 -
South East +10 5 £26,000 -33.75%
North West +25 1 £27,500 -
North East - 1 - -
Firewall Analyst
UK

Firewall Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 58 (100.00%) Firewall
2 45 (77.59%) Cisco
3 33 (56.90%) LAN
4 31 (53.45%) Juniper
5 29 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 27 (46.55%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (44.83%) Network Security
8 23 (39.66%) VPN
9 22 (37.93%) CCNP
9 22 (37.93%) Finance
9 22 (37.93%) Network Monitoring
10 21 (36.21%) WAN
11 16 (27.59%) IPsec
12 15 (25.86%) Windows
13 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
13 14 (24.14%) Banking
14 12 (20.69%) NetScreen
15 11 (18.97%) CCNA
16 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
17 8 (13.79%) DNS
17 8 (13.79%) DHCP
17 8 (13.79%) Wireless
17 8 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
17 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
18 7 (12.07%) Windows Server
18 7 (12.07%) SLA
18 7 (12.07%) VMware
19 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
19 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 6 (10.34%) Linux

Firewall Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
1 1 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (1.72%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 58 (100.00%) Firewall
2 33 (56.90%) LAN
3 26 (44.83%) Network Security
4 23 (39.66%) VPN
5 21 (36.21%) WAN
6 16 (27.59%) IPsec
7 12 (20.69%) NetScreen
8 8 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (13.79%) DHCP
8 8 (13.79%) DNS
8 8 (13.79%) Wireless
9 6 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (10.34%) Cisco Wireless
9 6 (10.34%) FCoE
9 6 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (8.62%) Internet
10 5 (8.62%) MPLS
10 5 (8.62%) OSPF
11 4 (6.90%) BGP
11 4 (6.90%) EIGRP
General
1 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 14 (24.14%) Banking
3 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.17%) Law
5 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.45%) German Language
6 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Fintech
3 2 (3.45%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.72%) iPad
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.34%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.90%) Android
6 3 (5.17%) Unix
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.45%) Solaris
7 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (10.34%) Change Control
2 6 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (8.62%) ITIL
3 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
4 4 (6.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (5.17%) Data Governance
5 3 (5.17%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.17%) Security Operations
5 3 (5.17%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (3.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.45%) Network Management
6 2 (3.45%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.72%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (1.72%) Information Governance
7 1 (1.72%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.72%) Open Source
7 1 (1.72%) SIEM
7 1 (1.72%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) Python
2 2 (3.45%) C#
2 2 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (46.55%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (37.93%) CCNP
3 11 (18.97%) CCNA
4 4 (6.90%) CEH
4 4 (6.90%) CISSP
4 4 (6.90%) Degree
5 3 (5.17%) GIAC
6 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.72%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.72%) GCIH
7 1 (1.72%) SANS
7 1 (1.72%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
2 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.45%) Cacti
2 2 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.45%) Nagios
2 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 45 (77.59%) Cisco
2 31 (53.45%) Juniper
3 29 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
5 7 (12.07%) VMware
6 6 (10.34%) F5
6 6 (10.34%) Palo Alto
7 5 (8.62%) Forcepoint
8 3 (5.17%) Riverbed
9 2 (3.45%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.45%) Intel Security
9 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.72%) HP
10 1 (1.72%) Remedy
10 1 (1.72%) SonicWALL