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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall Engineer
Rank 808 840 813
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 70 57 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.052% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.055% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 58 50 27
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £44,900 £43,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
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 £26,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +35 37 £46,250 -7.50% 2
South East +3 16 £39,500 -19.79% 3
South West - 8 - -
Yorkshire - 6 £57,500 - 2
West Midlands -17 3 £51,500 +0.48%
Firewall Engineer
UK

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 157 (100.00%) Firewall
2 122 (77.71%) Cisco
3 115 (73.25%) CheckPoint
4 91 (57.96%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (42.68%) Cisco ASA
6 65 (41.40%) Juniper
7 61 (38.85%) Network Security
8 60 (38.22%) CCNP
9 55 (35.03%) Security Cleared
10 47 (29.94%) CCSA
11 46 (29.30%) CCNA
12 44 (28.03%) DNS
13 43 (27.39%) WAN
14 42 (26.75%) LAN
15 36 (22.93%) FWSM
16 35 (22.29%) SNMP
16 35 (22.29%) NetScreen
17 34 (21.66%) DHCP
17 34 (21.66%) SC Cleared
18 32 (20.38%) JNCIP
19 30 (19.11%) CCSE
19 30 (19.11%) F5
20 27 (17.20%) Wireless
21 26 (16.56%) CCIE
21 26 (16.56%) OSPF
21 26 (16.56%) BGP
22 21 (13.38%) VoIP
23 20 (12.74%) MPLS
24 16 (10.19%) UNIX
25 15 (9.55%) VPN

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 157 (100.00%) Firewall
2 67 (42.68%) Cisco ASA
3 61 (38.85%) Network Security
4 44 (28.03%) DNS
5 43 (27.39%) WAN
6 42 (26.75%) LAN
7 36 (22.93%) FWSM
8 35 (22.29%) SNMP
8 35 (22.29%) NetScreen
9 34 (21.66%) DHCP
10 27 (17.20%) Wireless
11 26 (16.56%) OSPF
11 26 (16.56%) BGP
12 21 (13.38%) VoIP
13 20 (12.74%) MPLS
14 15 (9.55%) VPN
14 15 (9.55%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (6.37%) VLAN
15 10 (6.37%) TCP/IP
15 10 (6.37%) Wi-Fi
General
1 9 (5.73%) Finance
2 8 (5.10%) Aerospace
3 5 (3.18%) Banking
4 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.10%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.82%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.55%) Online Banking
4 4 (2.55%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.55%) CMDB
5 2 (1.27%) Clustering
6 1 (0.64%) PMI
6 1 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.19%) UNIX
2 9 (5.73%) Linux
3 6 (3.82%) Solaris
4 5 (3.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (9.55%) Mentoring
2 12 (7.64%) SIEM
3 10 (6.37%) Network Management
4 8 (5.10%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (5.10%) E-Commerce
5 6 (3.82%) Change Management
5 6 (3.82%) Business Continuity
5 6 (3.82%) Network Design
6 5 (3.18%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (3.18%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (3.18%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (3.18%) ITIL
7 4 (2.55%) Configuration Management
7 4 (2.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (2.55%) Problem Management
7 4 (2.55%) Incident Management
8 3 (1.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (1.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (1.27%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.27%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.18%) Perl
1 5 (3.18%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 91 (57.96%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (38.22%) CCNP
3 55 (35.03%) Security Cleared
4 47 (29.94%) CCSA
5 46 (29.30%) CCNA
6 34 (21.66%) SC Cleared
7 32 (20.38%) JNCIP
8 30 (19.11%) CCSE
9 26 (16.56%) CCIE
10 12 (7.64%) JNCIE
11 7 (4.46%) Degree
12 6 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (2.55%) CCDP
13 4 (2.55%) HP APS
14 3 (1.91%) JNCIA
14 3 (1.91%) JNCIS
15 1 (0.64%) CISSP
15 1 (0.64%) Check Point Certification
15 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.28%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.82%) vSphere
2 6 (3.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (3.82%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.18%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.55%) OpenView
4 2 (1.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 122 (77.71%) Cisco
2 115 (73.25%) CheckPoint
3 65 (41.40%) Juniper
4 30 (19.11%) F5
5 15 (9.55%) HP
6 12 (7.64%) SonicWALL
7 10 (6.37%) Stonesoft
7 10 (6.37%) Microsoft
8 8 (5.10%) Nokia
8 8 (5.10%) VMware
9 6 (3.82%) NetApp
9 6 (3.82%) Symantec
9 6 (3.82%) Meraki
9 6 (3.82%) Veeam
10 5 (3.18%) Blue Coat
10 5 (3.18%) 3Com
11 4 (2.55%) Fortinet
12 3 (1.91%) WatchGuard
12 3 (1.91%) Remedy
13 2 (1.27%) Sourcefire
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