The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Firewall Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall Specialist
UK / England
Rank 812 921 909
Rank change year-on-year
+109 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Specialist 6 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.008% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.009% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 14
Median salary £35,000 £45,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -17.27%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -14.28%

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
75029 92379 96896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.46% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 62753 78219 80442
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Firewall Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Firewall Specialist in the job title.

Firewall Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Firewall Specialist
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Specialist across the England region.

Firewall Specialist Salary Trend in England

Firewall Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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 +72 6 £35,000 -33.33%
Firewall Specialist
UK

Firewall Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, Firewall Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Security Auditing
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Arista
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (10.00%) SIEM
5 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) CCNA
5 1 (10.00%) CA
5 1 (10.00%) IPv4
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) SNMP
5 1 (10.00%) VPN

Firewall Specialist 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) IPv4
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) SNMP
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) e-Health
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Security Auditing
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (10.00%) Security Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) SIEM
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Arista
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) Tufin