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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
UK / England
Rank 57 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3852 4446 4753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.89% 4.81% 4.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.11% 28.46% 26.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3182 3826 4072
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,501 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

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
13231 15621 17730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.79% 16.90% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10873 13106 14489
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +15 1578 £52,500 +5.00% 154
South East -1 943 £45,000 - 84
West Midlands +15 298 £42,500 - 39
East of England -21 240 £42,500 -4.49% 20
North West +4 236 £38,500 -6.94% 49
Yorkshire -3 226 £37,500 -11.76% 34
South West -26 184 £37,500 -4.59% 26
East Midlands -3 132 £42,500 +6.25% 12
North East -3 14 £29,750 +23.95% 5
Midlands +12 1 - -
Firewall
UK

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 4354 (52.45%) Cisco
2 3372 (40.62%) Windows
3 2793 (33.64%) Cisco Certification
4 2332 (28.09%) VMware
5 2232 (26.89%) WAN
6 2158 (25.99%) Microsoft
7 2116 (25.49%) LAN
8 2058 (24.79%) Active Directory
9 1988 (23.95%) Linux
10 1852 (22.31%) Network Security
11 1844 (22.21%) DNS
12 1843 (22.20%) CCNP
13 1792 (21.59%) VPN
14 1773 (21.36%) Windows Server
15 1719 (20.71%) TCP/IP
16 1652 (19.90%) CCNA
17 1619 (19.50%) ITIL
18 1595 (19.21%) CheckPoint
19 1593 (19.19%) VMware Infrastructure
20 1411 (17.00%) Data Centre
21 1372 (16.53%) Cisco ASA
21 1372 (16.53%) Juniper
22 1250 (15.06%) Finance
23 1151 (13.86%) Wireless
24 1079 (13.00%) MS Exchange
25 1062 (12.79%) DHCP
26 1025 (12.35%) Palo Alto
27 991 (11.94%) Degree
28 990 (11.92%) Windows Server 2012
29 967 (11.65%) MPLS

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 1079 (13.00%) MS Exchange
2 477 (5.75%) IIS
3 424 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 359 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 310 (3.73%) Apache
6 247 (2.98%) SharePoint
7 238 (2.87%) Skype for Business
8 189 (2.28%) Tomcat
9 178 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
10 154 (1.85%) WebLogic
10 154 (1.85%) WebSphere
11 149 (1.79%) JBoss
12 125 (1.51%) OpenStack
13 108 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
14 80 (0.96%) CloudStack
15 71 (0.86%) nginx
16 64 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
17 45 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 41 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 32 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 819 (9.87%) MS Excel
2 467 (5.63%) MS Office
3 87 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 58 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.20%) MS Project
6 6 (0.072%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.060%) Autodesk Smoke
7 5 (0.060%) Baselight
7 5 (0.060%) Final Cut Pro
7 5 (0.060%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.060%) SOLIDWORKS
7 5 (0.060%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.036%) Autodesk Flame
9 2 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.012%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.012%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.012%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 24 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.13%) SAP BPC
4 8 (0.096%) Sentinel
5 5 (0.060%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.048%) Bankmaster
6 4 (0.048%) Infor CRM
6 4 (0.048%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.036%) Infor M3
7 3 (0.036%) Maximo
7 3 (0.036%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.024%) BPCS
8 2 (0.024%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.024%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.024%) Magento
8 2 (0.024%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.024%) Temenos T24
9 1 (0.012%) assyst
9 1 (0.012%) Misys Opics
9 1 (0.012%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 667 (8.03%) Office 365
2 603 (7.26%) Amazon AWS
3 451 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 191 (2.30%) SaaS
5 119 (1.43%) IaaS
6 86 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 85 (1.02%) PaaS
8 54 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
9 47 (0.57%) Amazon S3
9 47 (0.57%) Mimecast
10 38 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
11 28 (0.34%) IBM Cloud
12 26 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 17 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
13 17 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
13 17 (0.20%) G Suite
14 15 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 14 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
16 10 (0.12%) Slack
16 10 (0.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2232 (26.89%) WAN
2 2116 (25.49%) LAN
3 1852 (22.31%) Network Security
4 1844 (22.21%) DNS
5 1792 (21.59%) VPN
6 1719 (20.71%) TCP/IP
7 1372 (16.53%) Cisco ASA
8 1151 (13.86%) Wireless
9 1062 (12.79%) DHCP
10 967 (11.65%) MPLS
11 932 (11.23%) BGP
12 924 (11.13%) SAN
13 921 (11.09%) OSPF
14 842 (10.14%) VoIP
15 768 (9.25%) VLAN
16 642 (7.73%) Internet
17 637 (7.67%) Cisco Nexus
18 502 (6.05%) SSL
19 455 (5.48%) Intrusion Detection
20 365 (4.40%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 901 (10.85%) SQL Server
2 278 (3.35%) MySQL
3 163 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 84 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 80 (0.96%) Relational Database
6 60 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 51 (0.61%) Big Data
8 48 (0.58%) Oracle Database
9 40 (0.48%) RDBMS
10 39 (0.47%) NoSQL
11 35 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
12 34 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
13 33 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
14 28 (0.34%) Hadoop
15 24 (0.29%) MongoDB
15 24 (0.29%) Redis
15 24 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
16 19 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 18 (0.22%) GIS
18 17 (0.20%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 144 (1.73%) Git (software)
2 137 (1.65%) Jenkins
3 93 (1.12%) JIRA
4 69 (0.83%) TeamCity
5 66 (0.79%) Subversion
6 32 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 23 (0.28%) Vagrant
8 22 (0.26%) Selenium
9 18 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
10 17 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 16 (0.19%) JMeter
12 15 (0.18%) LoadRunner
12 15 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
13 13 (0.16%) Fiddler
13 13 (0.16%) Visual Studio
14 12 (0.14%) Bitbucket
14 12 (0.14%) Burp Suite
15 11 (0.13%) MSI
16 10 (0.12%) Redmine
General
1 1250 (15.06%) Finance
2 646 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 281 (3.38%) Retail
4 251 (3.02%) Banking
5 148 (1.78%) Marketing
6 128 (1.54%) Legal
7 112 (1.35%) Games
8 107 (1.29%) Publishing
9 97 (1.17%) Manufacturing
10 92 (1.11%) Law
11 75 (0.90%) Back Office
12 57 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
13 43 (0.52%) Investment Banking
14 42 (0.51%) German Language
15 40 (0.48%) Advertising
16 38 (0.46%) Financial Institution
17 36 (0.43%) Electronics
18 28 (0.34%) French Language
19 21 (0.25%) Billing
20 20 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2372 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 1097 (13.21%) Analyst
3 913 (11.00%) Support Engineer
4 818 (9.85%) Security Engineer
5 695 (8.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 665 (8.01%) Cisco Engineer
7 594 (7.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 594 (7.15%) Senior Network Engineer
8 480 (5.78%) Administrator
8 480 (5.78%) Security Analyst
9 476 (5.73%) Network Security Engineer
10 416 (5.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 409 (4.93%) Consultant
12 386 (4.65%) IT Engineer
13 349 (4.20%) Systems Administrator
14 338 (4.07%) IT Support
15 313 (3.77%) Architect
16 278 (3.35%) 3rd Line Support
17 271 (3.26%) 2nd Line Support
18 266 (3.20%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (3.77%) Web Services
2 257 (3.10%) .NET
3 158 (1.90%) 802.1X
4 133 (1.60%) LAMP
5 109 (1.31%) Middleware
6 97 (1.17%) HTML
7 65 (0.78%) SOAP
8 53 (0.64%) XML
9 47 (0.57%) J2EE
10 44 (0.53%) REST
11 41 (0.49%) ASP.NET
12 40 (0.48%) CSS
13 39 (0.47%) LEMP Stack
14 28 (0.34%) Ajax
15 25 (0.30%) Regular Expression
16 24 (0.29%) FIX Protocol
16 24 (0.29%) JSON
17 22 (0.26%) ELK Stack
17 22 (0.26%) JMS
18 20 (0.24%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1411 (17.00%) Data Centre
2 492 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 434 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
4 427 (5.14%) Computer Science
5 245 (2.95%) Driving Licence
6 182 (2.19%) PKI
7 168 (2.02%) Clustering
8 151 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 137 (1.65%) Replication
10 129 (1.55%) Security Operations Centre
11 128 (1.54%) Blackberry
12 118 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
13 98 (1.18%) iPad
14 95 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
15 82 (0.99%) Client/Server
16 74 (0.89%) Public Cloud
17 72 (0.87%) Mathematics
18 68 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
19 66 (0.79%) NHS
20 64 (0.77%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3372 (40.62%) Windows
2 1988 (23.95%) Linux
3 1773 (21.36%) Windows Server
4 990 (11.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 926 (11.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 632 (7.61%) Unix
7 459 (5.53%) Windows 7
8 407 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 314 (3.78%) Windows 8
10 310 (3.73%) Windows 10
11 243 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 188 (2.26%) Solaris
13 179 (2.16%) Mac OS X
14 149 (1.79%) Ubuntu
15 135 (1.63%) CentOS
16 108 (1.30%) Windows XP
17 91 (1.10%) Apple iOS
18 88 (1.06%) Android
18 88 (1.06%) Debian
19 65 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1619 (19.50%) ITIL
2 906 (10.91%) Information Security
3 685 (8.25%) SIEM
4 654 (7.88%) Network Design
5 634 (7.64%) Load Balancing
6 598 (7.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 570 (6.87%) Cybersecurity
8 473 (5.70%) Project Management
9 444 (5.35%) Presales
10 439 (5.29%) Service Delivery
11 420 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
12 418 (5.03%) Network Management
13 397 (4.78%) Kalman Filter
14 395 (4.76%) Mentoring
15 376 (4.53%) Penetration Testing
16 364 (4.38%) DevOps
17 359 (4.32%) High Availability
18 336 (4.05%) Change Management
19 325 (3.91%) Security Operations
20 316 (3.81%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 942 (11.35%) SQL
2 506 (6.09%) PowerShell
3 443 (5.34%) Python
4 323 (3.89%) Bash Shell
5 257 (3.10%) Perl
6 244 (2.94%) Java
7 212 (2.55%) Ruby
8 171 (2.06%) C
9 164 (1.98%) Shell Script
10 122 (1.47%) PHP
11 96 (1.16%) C#
12 91 (1.10%) JavaScript
13 74 (0.89%) VB
14 69 (0.83%) C++
15 37 (0.45%) VBScript
16 32 (0.39%) T-SQL
17 20 (0.24%) VB.NET
18 18 (0.22%) Objective-C
19 16 (0.19%) Go
20 15 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2793 (33.64%) Cisco Certification
2 1843 (22.20%) CCNP
3 1652 (19.90%) CCNA
4 991 (11.94%) Degree
5 702 (8.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 654 (7.88%) CISSP
7 595 (7.17%) Security Cleared
8 509 (6.13%) MCSE
9 472 (5.69%) CCIE
10 395 (4.76%) CISM
11 354 (4.26%) SC Cleared
12 253 (3.05%) MCSA
13 247 (2.98%) CCSA
14 218 (2.63%) CEH
15 209 (2.52%) CCSE
16 186 (2.24%) CISA
17 183 (2.20%) MCP
18 165 (1.99%) DV Cleared
19 159 (1.92%) SANS
19 159 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 584 (7.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 470 (5.66%) SLA
3 399 (4.81%) PCI DSS
4 77 (0.93%) QA
5 66 (0.79%) COBIT
6 50 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 44 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 41 (0.49%) GPG13
9 40 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
10 20 (0.24%) ISO 9001
11 14 (0.17%) FISMA
11 14 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 11 (0.13%) HIPAA
13 9 (0.11%) GDPR
14 8 (0.096%) Def Stans
14 8 (0.096%) ISO22301
15 5 (0.060%) ISO27002
16 4 (0.048%) ISO 14001
17 2 (0.024%) RMADS
17 2 (0.024%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2058 (24.79%) Active Directory
2 1593 (19.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 901 (10.85%) Hyper-V
4 461 (5.55%) vSphere
5 229 (2.76%) XenApp
6 212 (2.55%) VMware ESX
7 163 (1.96%) Xen
8 153 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
9 146 (1.76%) XenServer
10 143 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
11 142 (1.71%) Firmware
12 108 (1.30%) Terminal Services
13 93 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
14 77 (0.93%) Docker
14 77 (0.93%) XenDesktop
15 70 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
16 62 (0.75%) KVM
17 61 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 58 (0.70%) NFS
19 49 (0.59%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 415 (5.00%) Puppet
2 240 (2.89%) Nagios
3 237 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
4 234 (2.82%) SCCM
5 221 (2.66%) FortiGate
6 203 (2.45%) Ansible
7 180 (2.17%) Backup Exec
8 164 (1.98%) SCOM
9 128 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
10 122 (1.47%) WSUS
11 114 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
12 98 (1.18%) NetBackup
13 96 (1.16%) Nessus
14 88 (1.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 81 (0.98%) QRadar
16 75 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
17 74 (0.89%) Tivoli
18 65 (0.78%) Salt
19 64 (0.77%) Cisco UCCX
20 56 (0.67%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 4354 (52.45%) Cisco
2 2332 (28.09%) VMware
3 2158 (25.99%) Microsoft
4 1595 (19.21%) CheckPoint
5 1372 (16.53%) Juniper
6 1025 (12.35%) Palo Alto
7 877 (10.56%) F5
8 822 (9.90%) HP
9 707 (8.52%) Citrix
10 431 (5.19%) Fortinet
11 393 (4.73%) Oracle
12 349 (4.20%) Red Hat
13 330 (3.97%) Dell
14 324 (3.90%) SolarWinds
15 264 (3.18%) NetApp
16 254 (3.06%) SonicWALL
17 226 (2.72%) Avaya
18 224 (2.70%) IBM
19 222 (2.67%) Intel Security
20 209 (2.52%) Apple
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 minutes ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 minutes ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £66,000 per annum
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Basildon, Essex
ADSI Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 42 minutes ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + On call
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Flexible Worki
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Overtime, Vendor T
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Overtime, Vendor T
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
New Malden, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago