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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 51 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4388 4523 5123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.14% 4.46% 4.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.56% 26.66% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3589 3905 4356
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Firewall
UK

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
14845 16968 19699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.37% 16.73% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12123 14159 15917
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +17 1673 £52,576 +5.15% 143
South East +6 1115 £45,000 - 85
West Midlands +15 329 £38,000 -7.31% 39
East of England +4 298 £42,500 -5.55% 26
North West +15 273 £40,000 -5.88% 42
South West 0 266 £38,000 -0.65% 30
Yorkshire +1 232 £40,000 -5.88% 30
East Midlands +17 171 £42,500 +13.33% 22
North East +32 27 £37,500 +25.00% 5
Midlands - 7 £65,000 - 1
Firewall
UK

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 4630 (52.08%) Cisco
2 3735 (42.01%) Windows
3 2893 (32.54%) Cisco Certification
4 2572 (28.93%) VMware
5 2416 (27.18%) WAN
6 2390 (26.88%) Microsoft
7 2294 (25.80%) LAN
8 2291 (25.77%) Active Directory
9 2161 (24.31%) Linux
10 1958 (22.02%) DNS
11 1950 (21.93%) Windows Server
12 1946 (21.89%) VPN
13 1900 (21.37%) Network Security
14 1868 (21.01%) TCP/IP
15 1824 (20.52%) CCNP
16 1807 (20.33%) ITIL
17 1791 (20.15%) CCNA
18 1727 (19.43%) VMware Infrastructure
19 1719 (19.34%) CheckPoint
20 1436 (16.15%) Cisco ASA
21 1393 (15.67%) Data Centre
22 1378 (15.50%) Finance
23 1308 (14.71%) Juniper
24 1265 (14.23%) MS Exchange
25 1165 (13.10%) Wireless
26 1117 (12.56%) DHCP
27 1091 (12.27%) SAN
28 1076 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
29 1069 (12.02%) SQL
30 1004 (11.29%) 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 1265 (14.23%) MS Exchange
2 518 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 509 (5.73%) IIS
4 390 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 344 (3.87%) Apache
6 293 (3.30%) SharePoint
7 285 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2007
8 264 (2.97%) Skype for Business
9 198 (2.23%) Tomcat
10 179 (2.01%) JBoss
11 169 (1.90%) WebSphere
12 167 (1.88%) WebLogic
13 145 (1.63%) OpenStack
14 116 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
15 94 (1.06%) nginx
16 91 (1.02%) CloudStack
17 80 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
18 53 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
19 50 (0.56%) CMS
20 44 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 860 (9.67%) MS Excel
2 496 (5.58%) MS Office
3 78 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 56 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (0.26%) MS Project
6 8 (0.090%) Final Cut Pro
7 5 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.056%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.056%) S-PLUS
7 5 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.011%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.011%) Mozilla Thunderbird
8 1 (0.011%) SmartSuite
8 1 (0.011%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 34 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 25 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.13%) Sentinel
4 11 (0.12%) SAP BPC
5 7 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.045%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.034%) Bankmaster
8 3 (0.034%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.022%) assyst
9 2 (0.022%) BPCS
9 2 (0.022%) Infor CRM
9 2 (0.022%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.022%) Magento
9 2 (0.022%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.022%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.011%) HiPortfolio
10 1 (0.011%) Misys Opics
10 1 (0.011%) RMDS
10 1 (0.011%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 707 (7.95%) Office 365
2 610 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
3 446 (5.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 224 (2.52%) SaaS
5 117 (1.32%) IaaS
6 75 (0.84%) PaaS
7 72 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
8 55 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
9 46 (0.52%) Mimecast
10 45 (0.51%) Amazon S3
11 35 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
12 31 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
12 31 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 19 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
14 17 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
15 15 (0.17%) G Suite
16 14 (0.16%) OpenShift
17 12 (0.13%) GitHub
17 12 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
18 10 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 2416 (27.18%) WAN
2 2294 (25.80%) LAN
3 1958 (22.02%) DNS
4 1946 (21.89%) VPN
5 1900 (21.37%) Network Security
6 1868 (21.01%) TCP/IP
7 1436 (16.15%) Cisco ASA
8 1165 (13.10%) Wireless
9 1117 (12.56%) DHCP
10 1091 (12.27%) SAN
11 1003 (11.28%) MPLS
12 918 (10.33%) VoIP
13 881 (9.91%) BGP
14 863 (9.71%) OSPF
15 790 (8.89%) VLAN
16 708 (7.96%) Internet
17 701 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
18 560 (6.30%) SSL
19 486 (5.47%) Intrusion Detection
20 402 (4.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1004 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 316 (3.55%) MySQL
3 182 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 101 (1.14%) Relational Database
5 94 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 93 (1.05%) Big Data
7 65 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 54 (0.61%) NoSQL
8 54 (0.61%) RDBMS
9 51 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
10 45 (0.51%) Oracle Database
11 43 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
12 34 (0.38%) Hadoop
13 30 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
14 29 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
15 28 (0.31%) Apache Hive
16 24 (0.27%) Redis
17 23 (0.26%) MongoDB
18 21 (0.24%) MariaDB
19 19 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 131 (1.47%) Jenkins
2 126 (1.42%) Git (software)
3 99 (1.11%) JIRA
4 72 (0.81%) TeamCity
5 53 (0.60%) Subversion
6 41 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (0.34%) Selenium
8 29 (0.33%) Visual Studio
9 24 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 24 (0.27%) Vagrant
10 22 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
10 22 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
11 21 (0.24%) JMeter
11 21 (0.24%) LoadRunner
12 18 (0.20%) Metasploit
13 16 (0.18%) Gatling
14 15 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 14 (0.16%) TestNG
16 12 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 11 (0.12%) Redmine
General
1 1378 (15.50%) Finance
2 719 (8.09%) Telecoms
3 347 (3.90%) Retail
4 318 (3.58%) Banking
5 147 (1.65%) Marketing
6 146 (1.64%) Legal
7 141 (1.59%) Law
8 132 (1.48%) Games
9 118 (1.33%) Publishing
10 114 (1.28%) Manufacturing
11 90 (1.01%) Back Office
12 71 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
13 57 (0.64%) German Language
14 54 (0.61%) Advertising
15 51 (0.57%) French Language
16 50 (0.56%) Investment Banking
17 46 (0.52%) Electronics
18 29 (0.33%) Financial Institution
19 20 (0.22%) Spanish Language
20 18 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2462 (27.69%) Network Engineer
2 1133 (12.74%) Analyst
3 1013 (11.39%) Support Engineer
4 857 (9.64%) Security Engineer
5 819 (9.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 716 (8.05%) Cisco Engineer
7 656 (7.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 596 (6.70%) Senior Network Engineer
9 516 (5.80%) Administrator
10 496 (5.58%) Network Security Engineer
11 450 (5.06%) Consultant
12 448 (5.04%) Security Analyst
13 437 (4.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 427 (4.80%) IT Engineer
15 394 (4.43%) IT Support
16 387 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
17 344 (3.87%) Architect
18 307 (3.45%) Network Support
19 305 (3.43%) 3rd Line Support
19 305 (3.43%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 343 (3.86%) Web Services
2 280 (3.15%) .NET
3 152 (1.71%) 802.1X
4 147 (1.65%) LAMP
5 118 (1.33%) Middleware
6 110 (1.24%) HTML
7 69 (0.78%) XML
8 64 (0.72%) SOAP
9 58 (0.65%) ASP.NET
10 56 (0.63%) CSS
11 44 (0.49%) J2EE
12 42 (0.47%) REST
13 38 (0.43%) LEMP Stack
14 33 (0.37%) Ajax
15 32 (0.36%) JSON
16 30 (0.34%) Regular Expression
17 28 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
18 23 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
19 22 (0.25%) LAPP Stack
20 21 (0.24%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1393 (15.67%) Data Centre
2 540 (6.07%) Management Information System
3 487 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 439 (4.94%) Computer Science
5 254 (2.86%) PKI
6 237 (2.67%) Driving Licence
7 207 (2.33%) Clustering
8 168 (1.89%) Replication
9 163 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 140 (1.57%) Blackberry
11 139 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
12 127 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
13 98 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
14 97 (1.09%) Cryptography
15 86 (0.97%) Client/Server
16 82 (0.92%) iPad
17 81 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
18 80 (0.90%) Mathematics
19 76 (0.85%) Virtual Team
20 69 (0.78%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3735 (42.01%) Windows
2 2161 (24.31%) Linux
3 1950 (21.93%) Windows Server
4 1076 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 986 (11.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 659 (7.41%) Unix
7 473 (5.32%) Windows 7
8 471 (5.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 322 (3.62%) Windows 8
10 308 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 293 (3.30%) Windows 10
12 230 (2.59%) Solaris
13 206 (2.32%) Mac OS X
14 178 (2.00%) CentOS
15 150 (1.69%) Ubuntu
16 125 (1.41%) Windows XP
17 116 (1.30%) Apple iOS
18 113 (1.27%) Android
19 76 (0.85%) Debian
20 67 (0.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1807 (20.33%) ITIL
2 951 (10.70%) Information Security
3 747 (8.40%) SIEM
4 699 (7.86%) Load Balancing
5 671 (7.55%) Cybersecurity
6 651 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 616 (6.93%) Network Design
8 508 (5.71%) Project Management
9 495 (5.57%) Service Delivery
10 467 (5.25%) Agile Software Development
11 459 (5.16%) Presales
12 413 (4.65%) Network Management
13 410 (4.61%) Penetration Testing
14 401 (4.51%) Kalman Filter
15 395 (4.44%) Mentoring
16 381 (4.29%) DevOps
17 380 (4.27%) Change Management
18 352 (3.96%) Security Operations
19 348 (3.91%) Configuration Management
20 347 (3.90%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1069 (12.02%) SQL
2 607 (6.83%) PowerShell
3 512 (5.76%) Python
4 372 (4.18%) Bash Shell
5 316 (3.55%) Perl
6 257 (2.89%) Ruby
7 236 (2.65%) Java
8 201 (2.26%) C
9 165 (1.86%) Shell Script
10 146 (1.64%) PHP
11 108 (1.21%) JavaScript
12 98 (1.10%) C#
13 92 (1.03%) VB
14 75 (0.84%) C++
15 51 (0.57%) VBScript
16 46 (0.52%) T-SQL
17 26 (0.29%) Objective-C
18 25 (0.28%) VB.NET
19 14 (0.16%) Korn
20 13 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2893 (32.54%) Cisco Certification
2 1824 (20.52%) CCNP
3 1791 (20.15%) CCNA
4 992 (11.16%) Degree
5 778 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 748 (8.41%) Security Cleared
7 719 (8.09%) CISSP
8 564 (6.34%) MCSE
9 468 (5.26%) SC Cleared
10 422 (4.75%) CCIE
11 403 (4.53%) CISM
12 278 (3.13%) MCSA
13 255 (2.87%) CCSE
14 237 (2.67%) CCSA
15 235 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 234 (2.63%) CEH
17 207 (2.33%) CISA
18 198 (2.23%) MCITP
19 190 (2.14%) MCP
20 182 (2.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 623 (7.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 553 (6.22%) SLA
3 437 (4.92%) PCI DSS
4 84 (0.94%) QA
5 62 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 59 (0.66%) COBIT
7 38 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
8 37 (0.42%) GPG13
9 35 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 19 (0.21%) FISMA
10 19 (0.21%) ISO 9001
11 18 (0.20%) HIPAA
12 15 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 6 (0.067%) PA-DSS
13 6 (0.067%) RMADS
14 5 (0.056%) Def Stans
15 4 (0.045%) ISO22301
15 4 (0.045%) ISO27002
16 3 (0.034%) ISAE 3402
16 3 (0.034%) SAS 70
System Software
1 2291 (25.77%) Active Directory
2 1727 (19.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 970 (10.91%) Hyper-V
4 535 (6.02%) vSphere
5 252 (2.83%) XenApp
6 239 (2.69%) VMware ESX
7 199 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
8 175 (1.97%) Xen
9 174 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
10 165 (1.86%) Firmware
11 144 (1.62%) XenServer
12 135 (1.52%) Terminal Services
13 100 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
14 83 (0.93%) KVM
15 78 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 77 (0.87%) Docker
17 70 (0.79%) Forefront TMG
18 68 (0.76%) XenDesktop
19 67 (0.75%) NFS
20 64 (0.72%) Snort
Systems Management
1 475 (5.34%) Puppet
2 283 (3.18%) SCCM
3 256 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
4 227 (2.55%) Nagios
5 224 (2.52%) FortiGate
6 197 (2.22%) SCOM
7 194 (2.18%) Backup Exec
8 179 (2.01%) Ansible
9 142 (1.60%) WSUS
10 137 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
11 132 (1.48%) Cisco Prime
12 123 (1.38%) Nessus
13 104 (1.17%) NetBackup
13 104 (1.17%) Tivoli
14 91 (1.02%) Cobbler
15 90 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
16 87 (0.98%) Host Intrusion Detection System
17 86 (0.97%) Cisco UCCX
18 67 (0.75%) QRadar
19 56 (0.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 4630 (52.08%) Cisco
2 2572 (28.93%) VMware
3 2390 (26.88%) Microsoft
4 1719 (19.34%) CheckPoint
5 1308 (14.71%) Juniper
6 967 (10.88%) Palo Alto
7 935 (10.52%) F5
8 869 (9.78%) HP
9 750 (8.44%) Citrix
10 447 (5.03%) Oracle
11 401 (4.51%) Red Hat
12 398 (4.48%) Fortinet
13 354 (3.98%) Dell
14 342 (3.85%) SolarWinds
15 280 (3.15%) NetApp
16 248 (2.79%) Intel Security
17 237 (2.67%) Apple
18 233 (2.62%) Symantec
19 232 (2.61%) IBM
20 229 (2.58%) Veeam
Cobham, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
North West
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + BENS
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 40,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
University of Worcester
Salary: From £25,298 to £33,943 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 Per Annum including Car Allowance
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Pack
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Pension,
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £30001 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 46k per year + Bonus, Pension,Holidays, Discounts and more!
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus on call, bonus, overtime and be
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Fast progression
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus, plus more
Posted: 14 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus, plus more
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £43000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Allowances
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Keswick, Cumbria
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago