The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall Engineer
Rank 840 793 808
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 55 43 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.042% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.045% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 48 27 61
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,900 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102690 95590 105693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84523 79913 91207
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Firewall Engineer
UK

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 1 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 1 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
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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 -12 30 £51,250 -14.58% 3
South East -10 13 £48,500 +21.25% 1
West Midlands +5 11 £52,500 +10.52% 2
North West -1 1 - -
Firewall Engineer
UK

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 115 (100.00%) Firewall
2 81 (70.43%) Cisco
3 80 (69.57%) CheckPoint
4 70 (60.87%) WAN
5 66 (57.39%) LAN
5 66 (57.39%) TCP/IP
5 66 (57.39%) Juniper
6 62 (53.91%) F5
7 56 (48.70%) DNS
7 56 (48.70%) Finance
8 54 (46.96%) Load Balancing
9 52 (45.22%) OSPF
9 52 (45.22%) BGP
10 48 (41.74%) TACACS
11 45 (39.13%) Network Management
12 44 (38.26%) Cisco Certification
13 43 (37.39%) Internet
13 43 (37.39%) EIGRP
14 42 (36.52%) SSL
14 42 (36.52%) HP
15 40 (34.78%) Network Security
16 39 (33.91%) Network Design
17 38 (33.04%) IGRP
18 37 (32.17%) CiscoWorks
18 37 (32.17%) HTTP
18 37 (32.17%) SMTP
18 37 (32.17%) SOAP
18 37 (32.17%) LDAP
18 37 (32.17%) HP NNM
18 37 (32.17%) WebSphere

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 37 (32.17%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (100.00%) Firewall
2 70 (60.87%) WAN
3 66 (57.39%) LAN
3 66 (57.39%) TCP/IP
4 56 (48.70%) DNS
5 52 (45.22%) OSPF
5 52 (45.22%) BGP
6 48 (41.74%) TACACS
7 43 (37.39%) Internet
7 43 (37.39%) EIGRP
8 42 (36.52%) SSL
9 40 (34.78%) Network Security
10 38 (33.04%) IGRP
11 37 (32.17%) HTTP
11 37 (32.17%) SMTP
11 37 (32.17%) LDAP
12 34 (29.57%) VPN
13 16 (13.91%) BIG-IP
14 15 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (9.57%) MPLS
General
1 56 (48.70%) Finance
2 8 (6.96%) Banking
3 3 (2.61%) Electronics
4 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (32.17%) SOAP
2 2 (1.74%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.22%) Clustering
2 3 (2.61%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.74%) Firmware
3 2 (1.74%) Online Banking
3 2 (1.74%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.13%) Linux
2 18 (15.65%) Windows
3 7 (6.09%) Solaris
3 7 (6.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.96%) Load Balancing
2 45 (39.13%) Network Management
3 39 (33.91%) Network Design
4 35 (30.43%) Capacity Management
5 14 (12.17%) Data Security
6 13 (11.30%) SIEM
7 5 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.48%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.48%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (3.48%) Low Latency
8 4 (3.48%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 4 (3.48%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.61%) Change Management
9 3 (2.61%) Network Architecture
9 3 (2.61%) Benchmarking
10 2 (1.74%) ITIL
10 2 (1.74%) Configuration Management
10 2 (1.74%) Risk Management
10 2 (1.74%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.22%) Perl
1 6 (5.22%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 44 (38.26%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (26.09%) CCNP
3 20 (17.39%) CCSE
4 15 (13.04%) CCNA
5 14 (12.17%) CCSA
6 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.48%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (2.61%) Degree
8 3 (2.61%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.74%) CCIE
9 2 (1.74%) CISSP
9 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.74%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.87%) GCIA
10 1 (0.87%) GCIH
10 1 (0.87%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.87%) CEH
10 1 (0.87%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.91%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.61%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.22%) ProxySG
2 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 37 (32.17%) CiscoWorks
1 37 (32.17%) HP NNM
2 3 (2.61%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 81 (70.43%) Cisco
2 80 (69.57%) CheckPoint
3 66 (57.39%) Juniper
4 62 (53.91%) F5
5 42 (36.52%) HP
6 18 (15.65%) SonicWALL
7 17 (14.78%) Blue Coat
8 14 (12.17%) Sophos
9 6 (5.22%) Citrix
9 6 (5.22%) Nokia
9 6 (5.22%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.35%) Fortinet
11 4 (3.48%) Aruba
12 3 (2.61%) Foundry
12 3 (2.61%) LogLogic
12 3 (2.61%) Trustwave
12 3 (2.61%) Ruckus Wireless
12 3 (2.61%) VMware
12 3 (2.61%) Sourcefire
12 3 (2.61%) Brocade
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Salary: £70,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum + £5k bonus + £3k car allowance + be
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago