The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Firewall Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Engineer
Rank 804 708 887
Rank change year-on-year
-96 +179
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 93 230 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.22% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.23% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 76 186 88
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
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
88322 99835 108668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 83205 89755
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Firewall Engineer in the job title.

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 30 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -44 44 £40,000 -5.88% 3
South East 0 17 £37,500 -16.66% 2
East of England +24 9 £52,500 +40.93%
West Midlands -10 9 £50,000 -7.40% 2
North West +29 7 £35,000 -17.64%
East Midlands - 5 £43,500 -
Yorkshire +4 1 £45,000 -
North East - 1 £35,000 -
Firewall Engineer
UK

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Firewall Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Firewall Engineer in the job title.

1 242 (100.00%) Firewall
2 170 (70.25%) Cisco
3 137 (56.61%) Cisco Certification
4 99 (40.91%) CCNP
5 88 (36.36%) Network Security
6 84 (34.71%) CCNA
7 83 (34.30%) WAN
8 82 (33.88%) Juniper
9 81 (33.47%) LAN
10 74 (30.58%) CheckPoint
11 73 (30.17%) VPN
12 61 (25.21%) Cisco ASA
13 59 (24.38%) TCP/IP
14 57 (23.55%) Palo Alto
15 54 (22.31%) MPLS
16 48 (19.83%) Data Centre
17 43 (17.77%) F5
18 41 (16.94%) Windows
19 40 (16.53%) DNS
19 40 (16.53%) BGP
20 39 (16.12%) OSPF
21 37 (15.29%) Wireless
21 37 (15.29%) ITIL
22 31 (12.81%) Security Cleared
22 31 (12.81%) Network Monitoring
23 29 (11.98%) Active Directory
24 28 (11.57%) SC Cleared
25 27 (11.16%) VMware
25 27 (11.16%) Microsoft
26 26 (10.74%) DHCP

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 21 (8.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (4.13%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.48%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.41%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.68%) Office 365
2 7 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.83%) Yammer
5 1 (0.41%) IaaS
5 1 (0.41%) PaaS
5 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 242 (100.00%) Firewall
2 88 (36.36%) Network Security
3 83 (34.30%) WAN
4 81 (33.47%) LAN
5 73 (30.17%) VPN
6 61 (25.21%) Cisco ASA
7 59 (24.38%) TCP/IP
8 54 (22.31%) MPLS
9 40 (16.53%) BGP
9 40 (16.53%) DNS
10 39 (16.12%) OSPF
11 37 (15.29%) Wireless
12 26 (10.74%) DHCP
13 25 (10.33%) IPsec
14 23 (9.50%) Internet
15 21 (8.68%) Wi-Fi
16 20 (8.26%) Cisco Nexus
17 18 (7.44%) HSRP
17 18 (7.44%) VLAN
18 17 (7.02%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (0.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (9.92%) Finance
2 22 (9.09%) Banking
3 16 (6.61%) Retail
4 4 (1.65%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.83%) Advertising
5 2 (0.83%) Front Office
5 2 (0.83%) Legal
5 2 (0.83%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.41%) French Language
6 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.41%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.65%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.83%) XMPP
3 1 (0.41%) HTML
3 1 (0.41%) OCX
3 1 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (19.83%) Data Centre
2 16 (6.61%) Blackberry
3 14 (5.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 14 (5.79%) Replication
4 11 (4.55%) Online Banking
5 8 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.89%) e-Health
7 6 (2.48%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.65%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.24%) iPad
10 2 (0.83%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.83%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.83%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.41%) CESG
11 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.41%) PKI
11 1 (0.41%) RSA SecurID
11 1 (0.41%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.94%) Windows
2 23 (9.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (9.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 20 (8.26%) Linux
5 16 (6.61%) Windows XP
6 14 (5.79%) Windows 8
7 6 (2.48%) Unix
8 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.65%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.24%) CentOS
10 3 (1.24%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.83%) Android
11 2 (0.83%) Debian
11 2 (0.83%) Gentoo
11 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.83%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.29%) ITIL
2 31 (12.81%) Network Monitoring
3 23 (9.50%) Network Design
4 19 (7.85%) Kalman Filter
5 17 (7.02%) E-Commerce
6 16 (6.61%) Load Balancing
7 15 (6.20%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (4.96%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (4.55%) SIEM
11 10 (4.13%) Coaching
12 9 (3.72%) Change Control
12 9 (3.72%) Fault Management
12 9 (3.72%) Mentoring
12 9 (3.72%) Network Management
13 8 (3.31%) DDoS Mitigation
13 8 (3.31%) Problem Management
13 8 (3.31%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (3.31%) Service Management
14 7 (2.89%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.13%) C
2 8 (3.31%) SQL
3 7 (2.89%) Python
4 6 (2.48%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.07%) Ruby
6 4 (1.65%) PHP
7 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 137 (56.61%) Cisco Certification
2 99 (40.91%) CCNP
3 84 (34.71%) CCNA
4 31 (12.81%) Security Cleared
5 28 (11.57%) SC Cleared
6 21 (8.68%) CCSA
6 21 (8.68%) CCSE
7 13 (5.37%) DV Cleared
8 11 (4.55%) CCIE
9 9 (3.72%) JNCIE
9 9 (3.72%) JNCIP
10 7 (2.89%) JNCIA
10 7 (2.89%) JNCIS
10 7 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (2.48%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (2.07%) CISSP
12 5 (2.07%) MCSE
13 4 (1.65%) Degree
13 4 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.65%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.33%) SLA
2 10 (4.13%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) DICOM
4 1 (0.41%) HL7
System Software
1 29 (11.98%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.37%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.24%) Firmware
4 3 (1.24%) vCloud
4 3 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.83%) pfSense
5 2 (0.83%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.83%) vSphere
6 1 (0.41%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (4.96%) FortiGate
2 10 (4.13%) Cacti
2 10 (4.13%) Nagios
3 9 (3.72%) SolarWinds Orion
4 8 (3.31%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (2.07%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (2.07%) SCCM
6 4 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.24%) Puppet
8 2 (0.83%) Cisco CME
8 2 (0.83%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.83%) Juniper STRM
9 1 (0.41%) Ansible
9 1 (0.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.41%) HP NNM
9 1 (0.41%) Nessus
9 1 (0.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 170 (70.25%) Cisco
2 82 (33.88%) Juniper
3 74 (30.58%) CheckPoint
4 57 (23.55%) Palo Alto
5 43 (17.77%) F5
6 27 (11.16%) Microsoft
6 27 (11.16%) VMware
7 17 (7.02%) HP
7 17 (7.02%) SolarWinds
8 13 (5.37%) Fortinet
9 12 (4.96%) Dell
10 10 (4.13%) Riverbed
11 9 (3.72%) Brocade
11 9 (3.72%) SonicWALL
12 7 (2.89%) Citrix
12 7 (2.89%) Radware
13 5 (2.07%) Barracuda Networks
13 5 (2.07%) Trapeze
13 5 (2.07%) Veeam
14 4 (1.65%) Kaspersky
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