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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall Engineer
Rank 839 787 795
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 43 43 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.042% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.045% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 81
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -
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
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
West Midlands +6 23 £52,500 +10.52%
London -17 10 £54,250 -9.58% 2
South East -30 9 £48,500 +10.85%
North West - 1 - -
Firewall Engineer
UK

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Firewall
2 81 (81.00%) CheckPoint
3 67 (67.00%) Cisco
4 55 (55.00%) Juniper
5 48 (48.00%) WAN
6 47 (47.00%) TCP/IP
6 47 (47.00%) Network Security
7 46 (46.00%) Cisco Certification
8 44 (44.00%) LAN
9 41 (41.00%) F5
10 40 (40.00%) Finance
11 38 (38.00%) CCNP
11 38 (38.00%) OSPF
11 38 (38.00%) BGP
12 37 (37.00%) Load Balancing
13 36 (36.00%) VPN
13 36 (36.00%) DNS
14 31 (31.00%) Linux
15 30 (30.00%) TACACS
16 27 (27.00%) Internet
17 24 (24.00%) Network Management
18 23 (23.00%) Blue Coat
18 23 (23.00%) SSL
18 23 (23.00%) HP
19 21 (21.00%) EIGRP
19 21 (21.00%) Network Design
20 20 (20.00%) CCSE
21 19 (19.00%) HP NNM
21 19 (19.00%) WebSphere
21 19 (19.00%) IGRP

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 19 (19.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (13.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (100.00%) Firewall
2 48 (48.00%) WAN
3 47 (47.00%) TCP/IP
3 47 (47.00%) Network Security
4 44 (44.00%) LAN
5 38 (38.00%) OSPF
5 38 (38.00%) BGP
6 36 (36.00%) VPN
6 36 (36.00%) DNS
7 30 (30.00%) TACACS
8 27 (27.00%) Internet
9 23 (23.00%) SSL
10 21 (21.00%) EIGRP
11 19 (19.00%) IGRP
11 19 (19.00%) HTTP
11 19 (19.00%) LDAP
11 19 (19.00%) SMTP
12 16 (16.00%) BIG-IP
13 15 (15.00%) Junos
14 11 (11.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 40 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Banking
3 3 (3.00%) Electronics
4 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.00%) SOAP
2 1 (1.00%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Clustering
2 2 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.00%) Firmware
3 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.00%) Linux
2 18 (18.00%) Windows
3 16 (16.00%) Solaris
3 16 (16.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.00%) Load Balancing
2 24 (24.00%) Network Management
3 21 (21.00%) Network Design
4 17 (17.00%) Capacity Management
5 14 (14.00%) Data Security
6 13 (13.00%) SIEM
7 10 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (9.00%) E-Commerce
9 8 (8.00%) Low Latency
9 8 (8.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (3.00%) Benchmarking
12 2 (2.00%) Configuration Management
12 2 (2.00%) Change Management
12 2 (2.00%) Information Security
12 2 (2.00%) Asset Management
12 2 (2.00%) Cyber Security
13 1 (1.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.00%) Perl
1 15 (15.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 46 (46.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (38.00%) CCNP
3 20 (20.00%) CCSE
4 17 (17.00%) CCSA
5 11 (11.00%) CCNA
6 10 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
7 8 (8.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.00%) Degree
10 2 (2.00%) JNCIE
10 2 (2.00%) CCIE
10 2 (2.00%) CISSP
11 1 (1.00%) CCDP
11 1 (1.00%) GCIA
11 1 (1.00%) GCIH
11 1 (1.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (3.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (19.00%) CiscoWorks
1 19 (19.00%) HP NNM
2 2 (2.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 81 (81.00%) CheckPoint
2 67 (67.00%) Cisco
3 55 (55.00%) Juniper
4 41 (41.00%) F5
5 23 (23.00%) HP
5 23 (23.00%) Blue Coat
6 18 (18.00%) SonicWALL
7 14 (14.00%) Sophos
8 5 (5.00%) Nokia
8 5 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.00%) Citrix
9 4 (4.00%) Fortinet
10 3 (3.00%) Dell
10 3 (3.00%) Tufin
10 3 (3.00%) Aruba
10 3 (3.00%) TippingPoint
10 3 (3.00%) LogLogic
10 3 (3.00%) Trustwave
10 3 (3.00%) Ruckus Wireless
11 2 (2.00%) Polycom
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