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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall Engineer
UK / England
Rank 714 768 774
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 119 131 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 100 105 150
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £31,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%

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
75891 90278 94879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 63467 76551 79541
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
South East +85 56 £42,500 -6.59% 1
London +27 45 £40,000 -20.00% 4
North West - 7 £37,500 - 2
East Midlands +17 4 £45,000 -
East of England +10 4 £41,750 -12.10%
West Midlands 0 2 £40,000 +14.28% 1
South West +15 1 - - 1
Firewall Engineer
UK

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 246 (100.00%) Firewall
2 178 (72.36%) Cisco
3 115 (46.75%) Palo Alto
4 114 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
5 113 (45.93%) Juniper
5 113 (45.93%) Network Security
6 107 (43.50%) CheckPoint
7 103 (41.87%) LAN
8 94 (38.21%) TCP/IP
9 93 (37.80%) CCNP
10 85 (34.55%) Cisco ASA
11 84 (34.15%) WAN
12 65 (26.42%) F5
13 60 (24.39%) CCNA
14 59 (23.98%) MPLS
15 53 (21.54%) DNS
16 48 (19.51%) VPN
17 46 (18.70%) Wireless
18 42 (17.07%) Load Balancing
19 38 (15.45%) BGP
20 34 (13.82%) Kalman Filter
21 33 (13.41%) OSPF
22 31 (12.60%) Retail
23 30 (12.20%) Configuration Management
24 29 (11.79%) Security Cleared
25 28 (11.38%) ITIL
25 28 (11.38%) SIEM
26 27 (10.98%) Aruba
26 27 (10.98%) Fortinet
27 26 (10.57%) Linux

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 6 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.81%) IIS
4 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (2.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.63%) S-PLUS
3 3 (1.22%) MS Office
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Bankmaster
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.63%) IaaS
3 2 (0.81%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 246 (100.00%) Firewall
2 113 (45.93%) Network Security
3 103 (41.87%) LAN
4 94 (38.21%) TCP/IP
5 85 (34.55%) Cisco ASA
6 84 (34.15%) WAN
7 59 (23.98%) MPLS
8 53 (21.54%) DNS
9 48 (19.51%) VPN
10 46 (18.70%) Wireless
11 38 (15.45%) BGP
12 33 (13.41%) OSPF
13 21 (8.54%) VLAN
14 20 (8.13%) ADSL
15 19 (7.72%) Intrusion Detection
16 16 (6.50%) Cisco Wireless
17 15 (6.10%) Cisco IOS
18 13 (5.28%) Internet
19 12 (4.88%) FWSM
20 11 (4.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (12.60%) Retail
2 26 (10.57%) Finance
3 12 (4.88%) Banking
4 7 (2.85%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.03%) Publishing
6 4 (1.63%) Back Office
7 2 (0.81%) Front Office
7 2 (0.81%) Games
7 2 (0.81%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Marketing
8 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.41%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (1.63%) Driving Licence
3 4 (1.63%) Shadow IT
4 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.81%) PKI
5 2 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (0.81%) Statistics
5 2 (0.81%) User Experience
6 1 (0.41%) Clustering
6 1 (0.41%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.57%) Linux
2 22 (8.94%) Windows
3 15 (6.10%) Unix
4 9 (3.66%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.81%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.81%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.41%) CatOS
7 1 (0.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.07%) Load Balancing
2 34 (13.82%) Kalman Filter
3 30 (12.20%) Configuration Management
4 28 (11.38%) ITIL
4 28 (11.38%) SIEM
5 25 (10.16%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (6.91%) Incident Management
7 16 (6.50%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (5.28%) Change Management
9 12 (4.88%) Information Security
9 12 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (4.88%) Threat Management
10 11 (4.47%) Network Management
11 10 (4.07%) Security Monitoring
12 9 (3.66%) Analytics
12 9 (3.66%) Patch Management
12 9 (3.66%) Threat Detection
13 8 (3.25%) Security Patching
14 7 (2.85%) Network Monitoring
14 7 (2.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.47%) PowerShell
2 5 (2.03%) SQL
3 2 (0.81%) Python
3 2 (0.81%) VB
3 2 (0.81%) VBScript
4 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 114 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (37.80%) CCNP
3 60 (24.39%) CCNA
4 29 (11.79%) Security Cleared
5 25 (10.16%) SC Cleared
6 15 (6.10%) Degree
7 9 (3.66%) JNCIS
8 8 (3.25%) CCIE
9 6 (2.44%) CCSA
9 6 (2.44%) CCSE
10 5 (2.03%) DV Cleared
10 5 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.63%) CISM
11 4 (1.63%) CISSP
11 4 (1.63%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.63%) SANS
12 3 (1.22%) MCSA
12 3 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.81%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.44%) SLA
2 3 (1.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 13 (5.28%) Firmware
2 12 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.07%) vSphere
4 6 (2.44%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.63%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.22%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.81%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.41%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.41%) vCloud
8 1 (0.41%) XenApp
8 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (8.13%) FortiGate
2 4 (1.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (1.63%) Nagios
2 4 (1.63%) Nessus
3 3 (1.22%) Cacti
4 2 (0.81%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.81%) RSA enVision
5 1 (0.41%) Ansible
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.41%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.41%) Puppet
5 1 (0.41%) SCCM
5 1 (0.41%) SnapMirror
5 1 (0.41%) SnapVault
5 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 178 (72.36%) Cisco
2 115 (46.75%) Palo Alto
3 113 (45.93%) Juniper
4 107 (43.50%) CheckPoint
5 65 (26.42%) F5
6 27 (10.98%) Aruba
6 27 (10.98%) Fortinet
7 25 (10.16%) Extreme Networks
8 23 (9.35%) VMware
9 19 (7.72%) SonicWALL
10 14 (5.69%) Microsoft
10 14 (5.69%) WatchGuard
11 11 (4.47%) HP
12 8 (3.25%) Brocade
12 8 (3.25%) FireEye
12 8 (3.25%) Splunk
13 7 (2.85%) Meraki
14 5 (2.03%) Citrix
14 5 (2.03%) SolarWinds
15 4 (1.63%) Dell
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Flexible Worki
Posted: 6 days ago