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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Specialist
Rank 892 904 967
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Specialist 14 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.025% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.026% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 4
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Firewall Specialist
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
89853 97233 106674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.52% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76436 80612 88172
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Firewall Specialist Salary Histogram 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 28 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 +28 8 £50,000 -9.09%
East of England +33 3 £56,000 -
South East - 3 £50,000 -
Firewall Specialist
UK

Firewall Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) LAN
3 11 (52.38%) WAN
4 10 (47.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (42.86%) Windows
5 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 8 (38.10%) Dell
6 8 (38.10%) Radware
6 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
6 8 (38.10%) MPLS
6 8 (38.10%) Network Design
6 8 (38.10%) VLAN
6 8 (38.10%) SonicWALL
6 8 (38.10%) Presales
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
6 8 (38.10%) PCI DSS
6 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
6 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
6 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
7 7 (33.33%) Network Security
7 7 (33.33%) C
8 6 (28.57%) CCNP
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (28.57%) CCSA
9 5 (23.81%) Juniper
9 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 5 (23.81%) CCSE
9 5 (23.81%) CISSP
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus

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 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) LAN
2 11 (52.38%) WAN
3 8 (38.10%) MPLS
3 8 (38.10%) VLAN
4 7 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (14.29%) FWSM
6 3 (14.29%) Internet
6 3 (14.29%) IPsec
6 3 (14.29%) SSL
6 3 (14.29%) VPN
7 2 (9.52%) BGP
7 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
7 2 (9.52%) FirePass
7 2 (9.52%) OSPF
7 2 (9.52%) RIP
7 2 (9.52%) SNMP
7 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (9.52%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Network Design
1 8 (38.10%) Presales
2 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (9.52%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Threat Detection
3 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Information Management
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Security Operations
4 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
1 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) CCNP
2 6 (28.57%) CCSA
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (23.81%) CCSE
3 5 (23.81%) CISSP
4 3 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (9.52%) CCNA
6 1 (4.76%) CEH
6 1 (4.76%) CISA
6 1 (4.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
2 8 (38.10%) Dell
2 8 (38.10%) Radware
2 8 (38.10%) SonicWALL
3 5 (23.81%) Juniper
4 4 (19.05%) F5
5 2 (9.52%) Imperva
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.76%) Qualys