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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Engineer
Rank 781 711 858
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +147
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 142 233 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.23% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.23% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 130 204 92
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -6.38%
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
92529 99293 107318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.54% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78587 81827 87848
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -57 64 £45,000 - 5
South East -14 38 £40,000 -9.09%
Yorkshire +7 20 £50,000 +11.11%
East of England +20 7 £56,000 +17.89%
West Midlands -19 6 £50,000 -7.40%
North West +26 3 £35,000 -17.64% 2
South West -5 3 £60,000 +44.57% 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
Firewall Engineer
UK

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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.

1 262 (100.00%) Firewall
2 201 (76.72%) Cisco
3 164 (62.60%) Cisco Certification
4 121 (46.18%) CCNP
5 101 (38.55%) WAN
6 94 (35.88%) Juniper
7 92 (35.11%) Network Security
8 90 (34.35%) LAN
9 85 (32.44%) CCNA
10 84 (32.06%) CheckPoint
11 75 (28.63%) VPN
11 75 (28.63%) Cisco ASA
12 71 (27.10%) MPLS
13 65 (24.81%) TCP/IP
14 63 (24.05%) Palo Alto
15 55 (20.99%) Data Centre
15 55 (20.99%) F5
16 52 (19.85%) OSPF
17 49 (18.70%) Windows
18 43 (16.41%) DNS
19 41 (15.65%) BGP
20 38 (14.50%) Wireless
21 36 (13.74%) Finance
21 36 (13.74%) VoIP
22 35 (13.36%) Security Cleared
23 34 (12.98%) VMware
24 33 (12.60%) CCSA
24 33 (12.60%) CCSE
25 31 (11.83%) Active Directory
26 30 (11.45%) Microsoft

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 24 (9.16%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (4.20%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.82%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.38%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.05%) MS Office
3 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.02%) Office 365
2 11 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (2.29%) Yammer
4 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.76%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.38%) IaaS
6 1 (0.38%) PaaS
6 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 262 (100.00%) Firewall
2 101 (38.55%) WAN
3 92 (35.11%) Network Security
4 90 (34.35%) LAN
5 75 (28.63%) Cisco ASA
5 75 (28.63%) VPN
6 71 (27.10%) MPLS
7 65 (24.81%) TCP/IP
8 52 (19.85%) OSPF
9 43 (16.41%) DNS
10 41 (15.65%) BGP
11 38 (14.50%) Wireless
12 36 (13.74%) VoIP
13 25 (9.54%) DHCP
13 25 (9.54%) Internet
14 24 (9.16%) Cisco Nexus
14 24 (9.16%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (8.02%) VLAN
16 20 (7.63%) IPsec
17 18 (6.87%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (0.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (13.74%) Finance
2 25 (9.54%) Banking
3 20 (7.63%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.58%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.58%) Retail
5 6 (2.29%) Online Betting
6 4 (1.53%) Legal
7 3 (1.15%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Advertising
8 2 (0.76%) Front Office
8 2 (0.76%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.38%) French Language
9 1 (0.38%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.38%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.29%) XMPP
2 4 (1.53%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.38%) HTML
3 1 (0.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (20.99%) Data Centre
2 16 (6.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 15 (5.73%) Online Banking
4 13 (4.96%) Blackberry
5 12 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.20%) Replication
7 10 (3.82%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.29%) iPad
9 5 (1.91%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.15%) e-Health
11 2 (0.76%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.76%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.76%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.38%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 49 (18.70%) Windows
2 28 (10.69%) Windows Server
3 24 (9.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (8.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (8.02%) Linux
6 14 (5.34%) Windows XP
7 12 (4.58%) Windows 8
8 6 (2.29%) Android
8 6 (2.29%) Unix
8 6 (2.29%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.15%) CentOS
10 3 (1.15%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.76%) Debian
11 2 (0.76%) Gentoo
11 2 (0.76%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.76%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (9.92%) E-Commerce
2 25 (9.54%) Load Balancing
3 24 (9.16%) ITIL
4 22 (8.40%) Network Monitoring
5 17 (6.49%) Network Design
5 17 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (5.73%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (4.96%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (4.96%) SIEM
8 11 (4.20%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (3.82%) DDoS Mitigation
10 9 (3.44%) Fault Management
11 8 (3.05%) Presales
11 8 (3.05%) Problem Management
11 8 (3.05%) Service Management
12 7 (2.67%) Asset Management
13 6 (2.29%) Network Management
14 5 (1.91%) Cybersecurity
14 5 (1.91%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.82%) C
2 9 (3.44%) SQL
3 8 (3.05%) Python
4 7 (2.67%) Bash Shell
5 6 (2.29%) Ruby
6 4 (1.53%) PHP
6 4 (1.53%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.76%) VB
8 1 (0.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 164 (62.60%) Cisco Certification
2 121 (46.18%) CCNP
3 85 (32.44%) CCNA
4 35 (13.36%) Security Cleared
5 33 (12.60%) CCSA
5 33 (12.60%) CCSE
6 29 (11.07%) SC Cleared
7 23 (8.78%) CCIE
8 12 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (3.44%) DV Cleared
10 8 (3.05%) MCSE
11 7 (2.67%) Check Point Certification
11 7 (2.67%) Degree
11 7 (2.67%) MCITP
12 6 (2.29%) MCSA
13 5 (1.91%) CISSP
13 5 (1.91%) CompTIA Security+
13 5 (1.91%) JNCIE
13 5 (1.91%) JNCIP
13 5 (1.91%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.63%) SLA
2 14 (5.34%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.38%) DICOM
4 1 (0.38%) HL7
4 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 31 (11.83%) Active Directory
2 26 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.11%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.53%) Firmware
4 4 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.53%) vSphere
5 3 (1.15%) vCloud
6 2 (0.76%) pfSense
6 2 (0.76%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.76%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.38%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (3.05%) Cacti
1 8 (3.05%) Nagios
1 8 (3.05%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (2.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (1.91%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (1.91%) FortiGate
3 5 (1.91%) SCCM
4 4 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.15%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (1.15%) Puppet
6 2 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.76%) Juniper STRM
6 2 (0.76%) Nessus
7 1 (0.38%) Ansible
7 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.38%) HP NNM
7 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 201 (76.72%) Cisco
2 94 (35.88%) Juniper
3 84 (32.06%) CheckPoint
4 63 (24.05%) Palo Alto
5 55 (20.99%) F5
6 34 (12.98%) VMware
7 30 (11.45%) Microsoft
8 25 (9.54%) HP
9 18 (6.87%) Riverbed
10 14 (5.34%) Brocade
11 13 (4.96%) Dell
11 13 (4.96%) Fortinet
11 13 (4.96%) SolarWinds
12 12 (4.58%) Citrix
12 12 (4.58%) SonicWALL
13 8 (3.05%) Veeam
14 7 (2.67%) Radware
15 6 (2.29%) Blue Coat
15 6 (2.29%) Infoblox
15 6 (2.29%) ServiceNow
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