The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall Engineer
Rank 829 809 799
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 49 44 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.043% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.046% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 43 25 59
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,600 £35,720
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,900 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103792 95991 105966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85662 80321 91544
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Firewall Engineer
UK

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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
London -16 32 £50,000 -16.66% 4
South East -26 15 £48,500 +21.25%
West Midlands 0 1 - - 3
North West -4 1 - - 1
Firewall Engineer
UK

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Firewall
2 79 (71.82%) Cisco
3 75 (68.18%) WAN
4 71 (64.55%) LAN
4 71 (64.55%) CheckPoint
5 68 (61.82%) TCP/IP
6 65 (59.09%) F5
7 60 (54.55%) DNS
7 60 (54.55%) Juniper
8 57 (51.82%) Finance
9 53 (48.18%) Load Balancing
10 52 (47.27%) OSPF
10 52 (47.27%) BGP
11 51 (46.36%) TACACS
12 50 (45.45%) Network Management
13 48 (43.64%) EIGRP
14 46 (41.82%) HP
15 45 (40.91%) SSL
16 43 (39.09%) Internet
17 42 (38.18%) Network Design
18 41 (37.27%) Cisco Certification
18 41 (37.27%) IGRP
19 40 (36.36%) CiscoWorks
19 40 (36.36%) HTTP
19 40 (36.36%) SMTP
19 40 (36.36%) SOAP
19 40 (36.36%) LDAP
19 40 (36.36%) HP NNM
19 40 (36.36%) WebSphere
20 38 (34.55%) Capacity Management

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 40 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.73%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (100.00%) Firewall
2 75 (68.18%) WAN
3 71 (64.55%) LAN
4 68 (61.82%) TCP/IP
5 60 (54.55%) DNS
6 52 (47.27%) OSPF
6 52 (47.27%) BGP
7 51 (46.36%) TACACS
8 48 (43.64%) EIGRP
9 45 (40.91%) SSL
10 43 (39.09%) Internet
11 41 (37.27%) IGRP
12 40 (36.36%) HTTP
12 40 (36.36%) SMTP
12 40 (36.36%) LDAP
13 33 (30.00%) Network Security
14 31 (28.18%) VPN
15 18 (16.36%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (14.55%) BIG-IP
17 13 (11.82%) MPLS
General
1 57 (51.82%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Banking
3 3 (2.73%) Electronics
4 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (36.36%) SOAP
2 2 (1.82%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (2.73%) Firmware
2 3 (2.73%) Online Banking
3 2 (1.82%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.36%) Windows
2 16 (14.55%) Linux
3 1 (0.91%) UNIX
3 1 (0.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (48.18%) Load Balancing
2 50 (45.45%) Network Management
3 42 (38.18%) Network Design
4 38 (34.55%) Capacity Management
5 14 (12.73%) Data Security
6 13 (11.82%) SIEM
7 5 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.64%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.73%) Information Security
9 3 (2.73%) Benchmarking
9 3 (2.73%) Change Management
9 3 (2.73%) Network Architecture
10 2 (1.82%) Cyber Security
10 2 (1.82%) Problem Management
10 2 (1.82%) Asset Management
10 2 (1.82%) Configuration Management
10 2 (1.82%) Service Management
10 2 (1.82%) Service Delivery
10 2 (1.82%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 41 (37.27%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (21.82%) CCNP
3 20 (18.18%) CCSE
4 17 (15.45%) CCNA
5 12 (10.91%) CCSA
6 3 (2.73%) Degree
6 3 (2.73%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.82%) JNCIE
7 2 (1.82%) CISSP
7 2 (1.82%) CCIE
8 1 (0.91%) CCDP
8 1 (0.91%) CEH
8 1 (0.91%) GCIA
8 1 (0.91%) GCIH
8 1 (0.91%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.55%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) ProxySG
2 4 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 40 (36.36%) CiscoWorks
1 40 (36.36%) HP NNM
2 4 (3.64%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.73%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 79 (71.82%) Cisco
2 71 (64.55%) CheckPoint
3 65 (59.09%) F5
4 60 (54.55%) Juniper
5 46 (41.82%) HP
6 18 (16.36%) SonicWALL
7 14 (12.73%) Sophos
8 10 (9.09%) Blue Coat
9 7 (6.36%) Citrix
10 6 (5.45%) SolarWinds
10 6 (5.45%) Fortinet
10 6 (5.45%) Nokia
11 5 (4.55%) Foundry
11 5 (4.55%) Aruba
11 5 (4.55%) Brocade
12 4 (3.64%) Polycom
12 4 (3.64%) Sourcefire
12 4 (3.64%) VMware
13 3 (2.73%) Dell
13 3 (2.73%) Websense
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