The table below looks at the statistics for the Firewall Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall Engineer
Rank 789 838 784
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 86 69 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.061% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.065% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 67 54 27
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £54,250 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +20.48%
Firewall Engineer
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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Firewall Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Firewall Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Firewall Engineer Salary Trend in England

Firewall Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Firewall Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Firewall Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
London +60 65 £47,500 -3.06% 3
South East -3 15 £38,750 -19.27% 2
West Midlands - 3 £54,000 -
East of England +29 2 £48,750 -
Yorkshire -1 1 £22,500 -35.71% 3
Firewall Engineer
UK

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Firewall Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 140 (100.00%) Firewall
2 117 (83.57%) Cisco
3 112 (80.00%) CheckPoint
4 78 (55.71%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (47.86%) Cisco ASA
6 63 (45.00%) Juniper
7 61 (43.57%) Security Cleared
8 58 (41.43%) CCNP
9 53 (37.86%) Network Security
10 44 (31.43%) DNS
11 39 (27.86%) CCSA
12 37 (26.43%) DHCP
13 36 (25.71%) SC Cleared
14 34 (24.29%) SNMP
15 31 (22.14%) LAN
16 30 (21.43%) WAN
17 29 (20.71%) NetScreen
18 28 (20.00%) CCSE
19 27 (19.29%) JNCIP
19 27 (19.29%) FWSM
20 26 (18.57%) CCIE
21 23 (16.43%) CCNA
22 21 (15.00%) OSPF
23 20 (14.29%) BGP
24 19 (13.57%) VPN
25 18 (12.86%) Wireless
25 18 (12.86%) F5
26 17 (12.14%) Finance
27 14 (10.00%) HP
27 14 (10.00%) Blue Coat

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Firewall Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 140 (100.00%) Firewall
2 67 (47.86%) Cisco ASA
3 53 (37.86%) Network Security
4 44 (31.43%) DNS
5 37 (26.43%) DHCP
6 34 (24.29%) SNMP
7 31 (22.14%) LAN
8 30 (21.43%) WAN
9 29 (20.71%) NetScreen
10 27 (19.29%) FWSM
11 21 (15.00%) OSPF
12 20 (14.29%) BGP
13 19 (13.57%) VPN
14 18 (12.86%) Wireless
15 13 (9.29%) MPLS
16 12 (8.57%) VoIP
17 10 (7.14%) VLAN
18 8 (5.71%) EIGRP
18 8 (5.71%) Ethernet
19 7 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (12.14%) Finance
2 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.71%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.43%) Replication
1 2 (1.43%) Clustering
2 1 (0.71%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.14%) UNIX
2 8 (5.71%) Linux
3 7 (5.00%) Solaris
4 5 (3.57%) Windows
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (6.43%) Load Balancing
2 7 (5.00%) Network Design
3 6 (4.29%) E-Commerce
4 5 (3.57%) Business Continuity
4 5 (3.57%) SIEM
5 3 (2.14%) ITIL
5 3 (2.14%) Network Architecture
5 3 (2.14%) Network Management
5 3 (2.14%) Service Management
6 2 (1.43%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (1.43%) Information Security
7 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2
7 1 (0.71%) Fault Management
7 1 (0.71%) Service Delivery
7 1 (0.71%) Change Management
7 1 (0.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (0.71%) Network Security Management
7 1 (0.71%) Data Security
7 1 (0.71%) Security Management
7 1 (0.71%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.86%) Perl
1 4 (2.86%) Tcl
2 2 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (55.71%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (43.57%) Security Cleared
3 58 (41.43%) CCNP
4 39 (27.86%) CCSA
5 36 (25.71%) SC Cleared
6 28 (20.00%) CCSE
7 27 (19.29%) JNCIP
8 26 (18.57%) CCIE
9 23 (16.43%) CCNA
10 6 (4.29%) JNCIE
11 5 (3.57%) HP APS
11 5 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.43%) JNCIA
12 2 (1.43%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.43%) CCDP
12 2 (1.43%) Degree
13 1 (0.71%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.29%) vSphere
3 5 (3.57%) vCloud
4 1 (0.71%) XenApp
4 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.29%) OpenView
1 6 (4.29%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.43%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.71%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 117 (83.57%) Cisco
2 112 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 63 (45.00%) Juniper
4 18 (12.86%) F5
5 14 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 14 (10.00%) HP
6 8 (5.71%) VMware
7 6 (4.29%) TippingPoint
7 6 (4.29%) LogLogic
7 6 (4.29%) Tufin
7 6 (4.29%) Meraki
7 6 (4.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.29%) Nokia
7 6 (4.29%) 3Com
8 5 (3.57%) NetApp
8 5 (3.57%) Symantec
8 5 (3.57%) Veeam
8 5 (3.57%) SonicWALL
9 4 (2.86%) Stonesoft
9 4 (2.86%) Remedy
East Riding of Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: £Competitive salary, plus great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 30 days holiday + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 30 days holiday + Package
Posted: 25 days ago