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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Support
Rank 884 905 884
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Support 25 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.024% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.025% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 33
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £28,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £31,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+29.92% -17.53%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall Support across the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Firewall Support Salary Histogram 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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +20 12 £28,000 -1.75% 1
London -1 6 £50,000 +21.21%
North West - 2 £33,750 -
East of England - 2 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands +4 1 £45,000 +28.57%
North East - 1 - -
South West - 1 £26,000 -
Firewall Support
UK

Firewall Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (72.22%) Cisco
3 24 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (52.78%) Juniper
5 15 (41.67%) CheckPoint
5 15 (41.67%) SLA
5 15 (41.67%) WAN
5 15 (41.67%) ITIL
5 15 (41.67%) Network Security
6 13 (36.11%) OSPF
6 13 (36.11%) LAN
6 13 (36.11%) CCNA
6 13 (36.11%) F5
7 12 (33.33%) MPLS
8 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
8 11 (30.56%) CCNP
8 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
8 11 (30.56%) VoIP
8 11 (30.56%) Windows
8 11 (30.56%) VMware
8 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
9 10 (27.78%) NAS
9 10 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (27.78%) VPN
9 10 (27.78%) DNS
9 10 (27.78%) DHCP
9 10 (27.78%) HP
9 10 (27.78%) BGP
10 8 (22.22%) Internet

Firewall Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.89%) Office 365
2 5 (13.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 5 (13.89%) Yammer
3 4 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 4 (11.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (41.67%) Network Security
2 15 (41.67%) WAN
3 13 (36.11%) LAN
3 13 (36.11%) OSPF
4 12 (33.33%) MPLS
5 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
5 11 (30.56%) VoIP
6 10 (27.78%) BGP
6 10 (27.78%) DHCP
6 10 (27.78%) DNS
6 10 (27.78%) NAS
6 10 (27.78%) VPN
7 8 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (22.22%) Internet
7 8 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (16.67%) Unified Communications
8 6 (16.67%) Wireless
9 5 (13.89%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (13.89%) LDAP
General
1 5 (13.89%) Retail
2 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.89%) iPad
3 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.11%) Driving Licence
4 3 (8.33%) FMCG
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
1 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
2 7 (19.44%) Linux
3 5 (13.89%) Android
3 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
3 5 (13.89%) Windows XP
4 4 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.78%) CentOS
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Service Management
3 6 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
5 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) Change Control
6 2 (5.56%) Coaching
6 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Fault Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (36.11%) CCNA
3 11 (30.56%) CCNP
4 6 (16.67%) CCIE
4 6 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) MCITP
6 1 (2.78%) MCSE
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
1 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (5.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) Juniper
3 15 (41.67%) CheckPoint
4 13 (36.11%) F5
5 11 (30.56%) VMware
6 10 (27.78%) HP
7 8 (22.22%) Palo Alto
8 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.11%) Acronis
9 4 (11.11%) Apple
9 4 (11.11%) arcserve
9 4 (11.11%) Brocade
9 4 (11.11%) Fortinet
9 4 (11.11%) Google
9 4 (11.11%) Symantec
10 2 (5.56%) Blue Coat
10 2 (5.56%) Forcepoint
10 2 (5.56%) Radware
11 1 (2.78%) Nokia
11 1 (2.78%) Remedy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £32,500 to £37,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum + Outstanding benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago