The table below looks at the statistics for the Firewall Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall Support
Rank 844 853 831
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Support 7 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.018% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.019% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 3
Average salary £28,500 £24,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £21,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+32.55% -4.44%
Firewall Support
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
94634 94059 95667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.85% 94.44% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 78629 76398 81688
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 Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Support in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Firewall Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

Firewall Support
Salary Trend in England

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

Firewall Support Salary Trend in England

Firewall Support
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 Support within the England region over the 3 months to 2 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
South East -25 6 £28,500 +32.55%
London +14 1 - -
Firewall Support
UK

Firewall Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Firewall Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Security
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Juniper
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless Security
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) F5
6 1 (12.50%) Office 365
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) MPLS
6 1 (12.50%) OSPF
6 1 (12.50%) BGP
6 1 (12.50%) RSVP
6 1 (12.50%) Websense
6 1 (12.50%) CCIE
6 1 (12.50%) CCNP
6 1 (12.50%) CCNA
6 1 (12.50%) OpenView
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) CiscoWorks

Firewall Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Firewall Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless Security
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) SNMP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) RSVP
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Debian
1 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Security
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCSE
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Websense
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) HP