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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall Engineer
Rank 773 797 772
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 76 66 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.066% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.070% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 61 40 24
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,150 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +20.48%
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
94349 93880 96743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.44% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78390 76321 82592
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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
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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 +43 55 £47,500 -4.04% 1
South East -13 14 £40,000 -13.97% 1
West Midlands - 4 £47,500 -
East of England -4 2 £48,750 -
Yorkshire -15 1 £22,500 -
Firewall Engineer
UK

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 121 (100.00%) Firewall
2 99 (81.82%) Cisco
3 96 (79.34%) CheckPoint
4 65 (53.72%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (48.76%) Juniper
6 57 (47.11%) CCNP
7 50 (41.32%) Network Security
8 47 (38.84%) Security Cleared
9 39 (32.23%) Cisco ASA
10 33 (27.27%) SC Cleared
11 32 (26.45%) DNS
12 28 (23.14%) OSPF
12 28 (23.14%) CCSA
13 27 (22.31%) BGP
14 25 (20.66%) Blue Coat
15 24 (19.83%) DHCP
16 23 (19.01%) WAN
16 23 (19.01%) UNIX
16 23 (19.01%) Finance
17 21 (17.36%) LAN
18 20 (16.53%) Linux
18 20 (16.53%) VPN
19 19 (15.70%) Solaris
19 19 (15.70%) SNMP
19 19 (15.70%) Load Balancing
20 17 (14.05%) CCSE
21 16 (13.22%) F5
22 15 (12.40%) NetScreen
22 15 (12.40%) Perl
22 15 (12.40%) Tcl

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.83%) IIS
1 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.79%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.31%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 121 (100.00%) Firewall
2 50 (41.32%) Network Security
3 39 (32.23%) Cisco ASA
4 32 (26.45%) DNS
5 28 (23.14%) OSPF
6 27 (22.31%) BGP
7 24 (19.83%) DHCP
8 23 (19.01%) WAN
9 21 (17.36%) LAN
10 20 (16.53%) VPN
11 19 (15.70%) SNMP
12 15 (12.40%) NetScreen
13 13 (10.74%) FWSM
14 10 (8.26%) Junos
14 10 (8.26%) MPLS
14 10 (8.26%) Wireless
15 9 (7.44%) TCP/IP
15 9 (7.44%) SSL
16 7 (5.79%) VLAN
16 7 (5.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (19.01%) Finance
2 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.83%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.26%) Clustering
2 2 (1.65%) Replication
3 1 (0.83%) PKI
3 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.01%) UNIX
2 20 (16.53%) Linux
3 19 (15.70%) Solaris
4 5 (4.13%) Windows
5 1 (0.83%) AIX
5 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.70%) Load Balancing
2 7 (5.79%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (4.96%) Network Design
4 5 (4.13%) SIEM
5 4 (3.31%) ITIL
5 4 (3.31%) E-Commerce
6 3 (2.48%) Service Management
6 3 (2.48%) Network Architecture
6 3 (2.48%) Low Latency
6 3 (2.48%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 2 (1.65%) Cyber Security
7 2 (1.65%) Information Security
8 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2
8 1 (0.83%) OO
8 1 (0.83%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (0.83%) Supplier Management
8 1 (0.83%) Fault Management
8 1 (0.83%) Service Delivery
8 1 (0.83%) Change Management
8 1 (0.83%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.40%) Perl
1 15 (12.40%) Tcl
2 3 (2.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (53.72%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (47.11%) CCNP
3 47 (38.84%) Security Cleared
4 33 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 28 (23.14%) CCSA
6 17 (14.05%) CCSE
7 14 (11.57%) CCIE
8 13 (10.74%) JNCIP
9 11 (9.09%) CCNA
10 5 (4.13%) Check Point Certification
11 4 (3.31%) JNCIE
11 4 (3.31%) HP APS
12 3 (2.48%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.65%) JNCIS
13 2 (1.65%) CCDP
13 2 (1.65%) CISSP
14 1 (0.83%) CISM
14 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.83%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.65%) vSphere
4 1 (0.83%) vCloud
4 1 (0.83%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.83%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) OpenView
2 4 (3.31%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.65%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.83%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 99 (81.82%) Cisco
2 96 (79.34%) CheckPoint
3 59 (48.76%) Juniper
4 25 (20.66%) Blue Coat
5 16 (13.22%) F5
6 8 (6.61%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.79%) HP
7 7 (5.79%) LogLogic
7 7 (5.79%) TippingPoint
7 7 (5.79%) Tufin
8 5 (4.13%) Nokia
9 4 (3.31%) Stonesoft
9 4 (3.31%) Meraki
9 4 (3.31%) Fortinet
9 4 (3.31%) SonicWALL
9 4 (3.31%) 3Com
9 4 (3.31%) VMware
9 4 (3.31%) Remedy
10 3 (2.48%) Citrix
11 2 (1.65%) Sourcefire
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
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