The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 54 55 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4446 5003 4450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.90% 4.84% 3.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.59% 27.78% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3753 4121 3715
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +12.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15549 18011 19873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.12% 17.42% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13050 14753 15945
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in England

Firewall
Salary Trend in England

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

Firewall Salary Trend in England

Firewall
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in England

Firewall
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 0 1715 £55,000 +10.00% 177
South East -10 1098 £45,000 +5.88% 88
Yorkshire +21 335 £42,000 +5.00% 42
South West +7 299 £35,000 - 38
West Midlands -3 299 £40,000 -8.04% 47
East of England -8 294 £40,000 -5.88% 24
North West +13 225 £42,500 - 42
East Midlands +15 136 £42,500 +6.25% 16
North East +25 40 £33,500 +3.07% 6
Midlands - 7 £55,000 -
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Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4983 (52.89%) Cisco
2 4219 (44.78%) Windows
3 2984 (31.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2881 (30.58%) VMware
5 2820 (29.93%) Microsoft
6 2661 (28.25%) WAN
7 2574 (27.32%) Linux
8 2502 (26.56%) LAN
9 2421 (25.70%) VPN
10 2389 (25.36%) Active Directory
11 2268 (24.07%) Windows Server
12 1981 (21.03%) TCP/IP
13 1961 (20.82%) CCNP
14 1910 (20.27%) DNS
15 1848 (19.62%) CheckPoint
16 1836 (19.49%) VMware Infrastructure
17 1810 (19.21%) CCNA
18 1809 (19.20%) ITIL
19 1741 (18.48%) Network Security
20 1728 (18.34%) Cisco ASA
21 1563 (16.59%) Juniper
22 1478 (15.69%) MS Exchange
23 1367 (14.51%) SAN
24 1295 (13.75%) Data Centre
25 1258 (13.35%) Finance
26 1251 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008
27 1237 (13.13%) Wireless
28 1216 (12.91%) SQL
29 1213 (12.88%) Windows Server 2012
30 1121 (11.90%) SQL Server

Firewall
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:

Application Platforms
1 1478 (15.69%) MS Exchange
2 725 (7.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 529 (5.62%) IIS
4 502 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 451 (4.79%) Apache
6 364 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 356 (3.78%) SharePoint
8 334 (3.55%) Skype for Business
9 311 (3.30%) Tomcat
10 251 (2.66%) JBoss
11 220 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
12 187 (1.98%) WebSphere
13 185 (1.96%) WebLogic
14 162 (1.72%) OpenStack
15 110 (1.17%) nginx
16 98 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
17 94 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 91 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
19 79 (0.84%) CloudStack
19 79 (0.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1049 (11.13%) MS Excel
2 619 (6.57%) MS Office
3 141 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 71 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (0.32%) MS Project
6 17 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (0.14%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.064%) Revit
9 5 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.032%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.032%) SOLIDWORKS
11 2 (0.021%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.021%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.011%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.011%) Maya
Business Applications
1 42 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 29 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.11%) Sentinel
5 8 (0.085%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (0.074%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.064%) Infor M3
8 5 (0.053%) Magento
8 5 (0.053%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.042%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.042%) Sage 200
9 4 (0.042%) SystmOne
10 3 (0.032%) FastStats
10 3 (0.032%) RMDS
11 2 (0.021%) Bankmaster
11 2 (0.021%) MetaTrader
11 2 (0.021%) Misys Opics
12 1 (0.011%) assyst
12 1 (0.011%) Hi Portfolio
12 1 (0.011%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 790 (8.39%) Office 365
2 676 (7.18%) Amazon AWS
3 432 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 242 (2.57%) SaaS
5 128 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
6 113 (1.20%) IaaS
7 69 (0.73%) PaaS
8 51 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 42 (0.45%) Google Apps
10 40 (0.42%) Mimecast
11 25 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
11 25 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
12 22 (0.23%) OpenShift
13 20 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
14 16 (0.17%) Amazon S3
15 13 (0.14%) Yammer
16 9 (0.096%) OneDrive
17 8 (0.085%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 7 (0.074%) Amazon ELB
19 6 (0.064%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2661 (28.25%) WAN
2 2502 (26.56%) LAN
3 2421 (25.70%) VPN
4 1981 (21.03%) TCP/IP
5 1910 (20.27%) DNS
6 1741 (18.48%) Network Security
7 1728 (18.34%) Cisco ASA
8 1367 (14.51%) SAN
9 1237 (13.13%) Wireless
10 1102 (11.70%) MPLS
11 1068 (11.34%) VoIP
12 1013 (10.75%) DHCP
13 929 (9.86%) BGP
14 891 (9.46%) OSPF
15 798 (8.47%) VLAN
16 782 (8.30%) Cisco Nexus
17 713 (7.57%) SSL
18 692 (7.35%) Internet
19 529 (5.62%) IPsec
20 460 (4.88%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1121 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 436 (4.63%) MySQL
3 212 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 118 (1.25%) Big Data
5 113 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 112 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 110 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 90 (0.96%) Hadoop
9 89 (0.94%) MongoDB
10 85 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
11 76 (0.81%) RDBMS
12 72 (0.76%) NoSQL
13 61 (0.65%) Oracle Database
14 44 (0.47%) Redis
15 43 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
16 29 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 26 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
18 25 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
19 22 (0.23%) Apache Hive
20 21 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 211 (2.24%) Jenkins
2 193 (2.05%) Git (software)
3 91 (0.97%) JIRA
4 70 (0.74%) TeamCity
5 59 (0.63%) Metasploit
6 58 (0.62%) Subversion
7 57 (0.61%) Visual Studio
8 40 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 36 (0.38%) Selenium
10 30 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 25 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 23 (0.24%) Burp Suite
12 23 (0.24%) Travis CI
12 23 (0.24%) Vagrant
13 18 (0.19%) Sonatype Nexus
14 17 (0.18%) LoadRunner
14 17 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 15 (0.16%) Gatling
15 15 (0.16%) JMeter
15 15 (0.16%) TestNG
General
1 1258 (13.35%) Finance
2 673 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 320 (3.40%) Banking
4 263 (2.79%) Retail
5 156 (1.66%) Law
6 135 (1.43%) Legal
7 115 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 99 (1.05%) Games
9 93 (0.99%) Marketing
10 88 (0.93%) Publishing
11 70 (0.74%) Advertising
12 68 (0.72%) Financial Institution
13 63 (0.67%) Back Office
14 62 (0.66%) Electronics
15 56 (0.59%) German Language
16 52 (0.55%) Investment Banking
17 50 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
18 43 (0.46%) French Language
19 26 (0.28%) Billing
20 23 (0.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2493 (26.46%) Network Engineer
2 1246 (13.23%) Analyst
3 1049 (11.13%) Support Engineer
4 933 (9.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 890 (9.45%) Security Engineer
6 857 (9.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 831 (8.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 650 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
9 604 (6.41%) Administrator
10 583 (6.19%) Network Security Engineer
11 521 (5.53%) Consultant
12 510 (5.41%) IT Engineer
13 460 (4.88%) Architect
14 446 (4.73%) Security Analyst
15 443 (4.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 435 (4.62%) Support Analyst
17 431 (4.57%) Systems Administrator
18 401 (4.26%) IT Support
19 362 (3.84%) 3rd Line Support
20 347 (3.68%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (3.59%) Web Services
2 252 (2.67%) .NET
3 204 (2.17%) LAMP
4 167 (1.77%) 802.1X
5 135 (1.43%) Middleware
6 118 (1.25%) HTML
7 100 (1.06%) CSS
8 83 (0.88%) XML
9 56 (0.59%) ASP.NET
10 43 (0.46%) XMPP
11 41 (0.44%) SOAP
12 40 (0.42%) LEMP Stack
13 37 (0.39%) Regular Expression
14 34 (0.36%) JSON
15 29 (0.31%) MAPI
16 27 (0.29%) Ajax
16 27 (0.29%) REST
17 26 (0.28%) ZeroMQ
18 23 (0.24%) LAPP Stack
19 21 (0.22%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1295 (13.75%) Data Centre
2 572 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
3 510 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 347 (3.68%) Computer Science
5 273 (2.90%) Replication
6 261 (2.77%) Clustering
7 221 (2.35%) Blackberry
8 211 (2.24%) PKI
9 191 (2.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 185 (1.96%) Driving Licence
11 134 (1.42%) Security Operations Centre
12 126 (1.34%) Cyberthreat
13 120 (1.27%) Private Cloud
14 109 (1.16%) EqualLogic
15 108 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
16 93 (0.99%) RSA SecurID
17 92 (0.98%) iPad
18 84 (0.89%) Virtual Team
19 75 (0.80%) Mathematics
20 74 (0.79%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4219 (44.78%) Windows
2 2574 (27.32%) Linux
3 2268 (24.07%) Windows Server
4 1251 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1213 (12.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 953 (10.12%) Unix
7 653 (6.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 584 (6.20%) Windows 7
9 442 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 386 (4.10%) Windows 8
11 272 (2.89%) CentOS
12 245 (2.60%) Windows 10
13 238 (2.53%) Windows XP
14 212 (2.25%) Solaris
15 197 (2.09%) Ubuntu
16 184 (1.95%) Android
17 146 (1.55%) Mac OS X
18 110 (1.17%) Windows Vista
19 90 (0.96%) Debian
20 81 (0.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1809 (19.20%) ITIL
2 910 (9.66%) Information Security
3 817 (8.67%) Load Balancing
4 728 (7.73%) SIEM
5 633 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
6 568 (6.03%) Cybersecurity
7 522 (5.54%) Network Design
8 495 (5.25%) DevOps
9 489 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
10 455 (4.83%) Presales
11 451 (4.79%) Project Management
12 418 (4.44%) Service Delivery
13 412 (4.37%) Network Monitoring
14 405 (4.30%) Kalman Filter
15 394 (4.18%) Mentoring
16 385 (4.09%) High Availability
17 378 (4.01%) Configuration Management
18 377 (4.00%) Change Management
19 366 (3.88%) Network Management
20 340 (3.61%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1216 (12.91%) SQL
2 612 (6.50%) PowerShell
3 574 (6.09%) Python
4 494 (5.24%) Bash Shell
5 443 (4.70%) Perl
6 326 (3.46%) Ruby
7 311 (3.30%) Java
8 228 (2.42%) Shell Script
9 209 (2.22%) C
10 139 (1.48%) PHP
11 135 (1.43%) JavaScript
12 85 (0.90%) VBScript
13 73 (0.77%) C#
13 73 (0.77%) C++
14 62 (0.66%) VB
15 37 (0.39%) T-SQL
16 15 (0.16%) Tcl
17 12 (0.13%) VB.NET
18 11 (0.12%) VBA
19 10 (0.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2984 (31.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1961 (20.82%) CCNP
3 1810 (19.21%) CCNA
4 853 (9.05%) Degree
5 806 (8.56%) Security Cleared
6 747 (7.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 648 (6.88%) SC Cleared
8 626 (6.64%) CISSP
9 586 (6.22%) CCIE
10 537 (5.70%) MCSE
11 331 (3.51%) CCSE
12 311 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 293 (3.11%) CCSA
14 250 (2.65%) CISM
14 250 (2.65%) MCSA
15 185 (1.96%) CCSP
16 172 (1.83%) DV Cleared
17 171 (1.82%) CEH
18 165 (1.75%) JNCIP
19 164 (1.74%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 648 (6.88%) SLA
2 606 (6.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 376 (3.99%) PCI DSS
4 121 (1.28%) QA
5 89 (0.94%) COBIT
6 67 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 43 (0.46%) ISO 9001
8 37 (0.39%) ISO27002
9 18 (0.19%) HIPAA
10 15 (0.16%) FISMA
11 12 (0.13%) RMADS
12 10 (0.11%) GPG13
13 9 (0.096%) ISO 8583
14 8 (0.085%) DICOM
15 7 (0.074%) COSO
16 6 (0.064%) ISO22301
17 5 (0.053%) HMG Infosec
17 5 (0.053%) PA-DSS
17 5 (0.053%) SSAE 16
18 4 (0.042%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2389 (25.36%) Active Directory
2 1836 (19.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1073 (11.39%) Hyper-V
4 702 (7.45%) vSphere
5 394 (4.18%) VMware ESXi
6 355 (3.77%) XenApp
7 192 (2.04%) VMware ESX
8 182 (1.93%) Xen
9 171 (1.82%) Terminal Services
10 169 (1.79%) XenServer
11 161 (1.71%) NFS
12 140 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
12 140 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
13 129 (1.37%) XenDesktop
14 116 (1.23%) Docker
15 94 (1.00%) Firmware
16 93 (0.99%) Snort
17 83 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
18 65 (0.69%) KVM
19 63 (0.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 564 (5.99%) Puppet
2 381 (4.04%) SCCM
3 293 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
4 245 (2.60%) Nagios
5 231 (2.45%) Ansible
6 224 (2.38%) SCOM
7 212 (2.25%) Backup Exec
8 172 (1.83%) FortiGate
9 165 (1.75%) WSUS
10 142 (1.51%) Nessus
11 136 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
12 111 (1.18%) Cisco Prime
13 104 (1.10%) Cacti
14 97 (1.03%) Cobbler
15 91 (0.97%) Tivoli
16 84 (0.89%) NetBackup
17 81 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
18 75 (0.80%) Salt
19 73 (0.77%) OpenAM
20 71 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4983 (52.89%) Cisco
2 2881 (30.58%) VMware
3 2820 (29.93%) Microsoft
4 1848 (19.62%) CheckPoint
5 1563 (16.59%) Juniper
6 1091 (11.58%) F5
7 989 (10.50%) Citrix
8 988 (10.49%) HP
9 789 (8.37%) Palo Alto
10 624 (6.62%) Oracle
11 533 (5.66%) Red Hat
12 452 (4.80%) Dell
13 367 (3.90%) Fortinet
14 364 (3.86%) SolarWinds
15 276 (2.93%) NetApp
16 269 (2.86%) Veeam
17 268 (2.84%) Intel Security
18 243 (2.58%) Symantec
19 242 (2.57%) Avaya
20 238 (2.53%) EMC
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + £7.2K Car,10% Bonus,Stock,Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens + Stock
Posted: 20 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £50k + 30% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Inc Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + excel
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Incisive
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + oncall
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago