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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall Engineer
Rank 792 864 831
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 88 49 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.044% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.046% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 67 47 25
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £44,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,900
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-21.00% +5.26%
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
97667 106221 97451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.48% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81541 88015 81939
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +44 56 £50,000 -
South East +20 17 £37,500 -26.82% 4
South West - 8 - -
West Midlands - 5 £54,000 -
Yorkshire +7 2 £58,750 +67.85%
Firewall Engineer
UK

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 162 (100.00%) Firewall
2 130 (80.25%) Cisco
3 120 (74.07%) CheckPoint
4 94 (58.02%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (46.91%) Cisco ASA
6 69 (42.59%) Juniper
7 65 (40.12%) CCNP
7 65 (40.12%) Security Cleared
8 59 (36.42%) Network Security
9 50 (30.86%) DNS
10 49 (30.25%) CCSA
11 45 (27.78%) CCNA
12 44 (27.16%) WAN
12 44 (27.16%) LAN
13 42 (25.93%) DHCP
13 42 (25.93%) SNMP
14 39 (24.07%) SC Cleared
15 38 (23.46%) FWSM
15 38 (23.46%) NetScreen
16 37 (22.84%) JNCIP
17 32 (19.75%) F5
18 31 (19.14%) CCIE
19 29 (17.90%) OSPF
19 29 (17.90%) CCSE
19 29 (17.90%) Wireless
20 28 (17.28%) BGP
21 21 (12.96%) MPLS
21 21 (12.96%) VoIP
22 19 (11.73%) VPN
23 16 (9.88%) UNIX

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

Applications
1 9 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 162 (100.00%) Firewall
2 76 (46.91%) Cisco ASA
3 59 (36.42%) Network Security
4 50 (30.86%) DNS
5 44 (27.16%) LAN
5 44 (27.16%) WAN
6 42 (25.93%) DHCP
6 42 (25.93%) SNMP
7 38 (23.46%) NetScreen
7 38 (23.46%) FWSM
8 29 (17.90%) Wireless
8 29 (17.90%) OSPF
9 28 (17.28%) BGP
10 21 (12.96%) MPLS
10 21 (12.96%) VoIP
11 19 (11.73%) VPN
12 16 (9.88%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (6.79%) TCP/IP
14 10 (6.17%) VLAN
15 9 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (5.56%) Finance
2 8 (4.94%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.23%) Banking
4 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.62%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.23%) CMDB
5 2 (1.23%) Clustering
5 2 (1.23%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.88%) UNIX
2 9 (5.56%) Linux
3 6 (3.70%) Solaris
4 5 (3.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (7.41%) SIEM
2 10 (6.17%) Network Management
2 10 (6.17%) Mentoring
3 8 (4.94%) E-Commerce
4 6 (3.70%) Business Continuity
4 6 (3.70%) Network Design
4 6 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (3.09%) Load Balancing
6 4 (2.47%) ITIL
6 4 (2.47%) Change Management
6 4 (2.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (2.47%) Incident Management
7 3 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (1.85%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (1.23%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (1.23%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (1.23%) Network Architecture
8 2 (1.23%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.09%) Perl
1 5 (3.09%) Tcl
2 1 (0.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 94 (58.02%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (40.12%) Security Cleared
2 65 (40.12%) CCNP
3 49 (30.25%) CCSA
4 45 (27.78%) CCNA
5 39 (24.07%) SC Cleared
6 37 (22.84%) JNCIP
7 31 (19.14%) CCIE
8 29 (17.90%) CCSE
9 13 (8.02%) JNCIE
10 7 (4.32%) Degree
11 6 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (3.09%) HP APS
13 3 (1.85%) JNCIA
13 3 (1.85%) JNCIS
13 3 (1.85%) CCDP
14 1 (0.62%) CISSP
14 1 (0.62%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.02%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.70%) vSphere
2 6 (3.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (3.70%) OpenView
1 6 (3.70%) Backup Exec
1 6 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.23%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.62%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 130 (80.25%) Cisco
2 120 (74.07%) CheckPoint
3 69 (42.59%) Juniper
4 32 (19.75%) F5
5 16 (9.88%) HP
6 12 (7.41%) SonicWALL
7 11 (6.79%) Blue Coat
8 10 (6.17%) Microsoft
8 10 (6.17%) Stonesoft
9 8 (4.94%) VMware
9 8 (4.94%) Nokia
10 6 (3.70%) 3Com
10 6 (3.70%) NetApp
10 6 (3.70%) Symantec
10 6 (3.70%) Meraki
10 6 (3.70%) Veeam
11 5 (3.09%) Tufin
12 4 (2.47%) LogLogic
12 4 (2.47%) TippingPoint
12 4 (2.47%) Fortinet
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