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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 56 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4379 4873 4407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.77% 4.73% 4.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.18% 27.75% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3708 4101 3695
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,900
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.54%
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
15542 17563 19188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.93% 17.07% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13052 14475 15424
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 July 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 24 July 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 -1 1668 £55,000 +10.00% 160
South East -12 1077 £45,000 +5.88% 102
West Midlands +14 324 £42,000 -1.17% 31
Yorkshire +17 301 £42,000 +5.00% 52
South West +11 298 £35,000 -2.77% 32
East of England -11 263 £40,000 - 37
North West +22 236 £42,500 +6.25% 31
East Midlands +35 175 £42,500 +8.97% 8
North East +27 37 £33,500 -0.74% 2
Midlands - 3 £55,000 - 1
Firewall
UK

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5004 (52.77%) Cisco
2 4250 (44.82%) Windows
3 2941 (31.02%) Cisco Certification
4 2912 (30.71%) VMware
5 2809 (29.62%) Microsoft
6 2627 (27.71%) WAN
7 2563 (27.03%) Linux
8 2460 (25.94%) LAN
9 2428 (25.61%) Active Directory
10 2390 (25.21%) VPN
11 2289 (24.14%) Windows Server
12 2035 (21.46%) TCP/IP
13 1934 (20.40%) DNS
14 1927 (20.32%) CCNP
15 1869 (19.71%) ITIL
16 1847 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 1843 (19.44%) CheckPoint
18 1839 (19.39%) CCNA
19 1792 (18.90%) Network Security
20 1724 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
21 1529 (16.13%) Juniper
22 1474 (15.55%) MS Exchange
23 1389 (14.65%) SAN
24 1340 (14.13%) Finance
25 1263 (13.32%) Data Centre
26 1246 (13.14%) Wireless
27 1239 (13.07%) Windows Server 2008
28 1233 (13.00%) SQL
29 1183 (12.48%) Windows Server 2012
30 1133 (11.95%) 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 1474 (15.55%) MS Exchange
2 695 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 545 (5.75%) IIS
4 481 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 437 (4.61%) Apache
6 385 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 371 (3.91%) SharePoint
8 333 (3.51%) Skype for Business
9 312 (3.29%) Tomcat
10 266 (2.81%) JBoss
11 226 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
12 196 (2.07%) WebLogic
12 196 (2.07%) WebSphere
13 160 (1.69%) OpenStack
14 112 (1.18%) nginx
15 105 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
16 100 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
17 90 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 86 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 83 (0.88%) CloudStack
Applications
1 987 (10.41%) MS Excel
2 619 (6.53%) MS Office
3 132 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 73 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 34 (0.36%) MS Project
6 12 (0.13%) AutoCAD
7 10 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 8 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.063%) Revit
10 3 (0.032%) Final Cut Pro
10 3 (0.032%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.032%) SOLIDWORKS
11 2 (0.021%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.021%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 47 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 24 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.14%) Sentinel
5 8 (0.084%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.063%) Infor M3
7 5 (0.053%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.053%) Sage 200
7 5 (0.053%) SAP CRM
8 4 (0.042%) SystmOne
9 3 (0.032%) FastStats
9 3 (0.032%) RMDS
10 2 (0.021%) Bankmaster
10 2 (0.021%) Misys Opics
10 2 (0.021%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.021%) Sage 50
11 1 (0.011%) assyst
11 1 (0.011%) Hi Portfolio
11 1 (0.011%) ION MarketView
11 1 (0.011%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 784 (8.27%) Office 365
2 670 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
3 436 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 253 (2.67%) SaaS
5 128 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
6 109 (1.15%) IaaS
7 71 (0.75%) PaaS
8 43 (0.45%) Google Apps
9 40 (0.42%) Mimecast
10 36 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 23 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
11 23 (0.24%) OpenShift
12 21 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
13 19 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
14 13 (0.14%) GitHub
15 12 (0.13%) OneDrive
16 10 (0.11%) Amazon S3
17 9 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 9 (0.095%) Azure Active Directory
18 7 (0.074%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 2627 (27.71%) WAN
2 2460 (25.94%) LAN
3 2390 (25.21%) VPN
4 2035 (21.46%) TCP/IP
5 1934 (20.40%) DNS
6 1792 (18.90%) Network Security
7 1724 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
8 1389 (14.65%) SAN
9 1246 (13.14%) Wireless
10 1117 (11.78%) MPLS
11 1110 (11.71%) VoIP
12 1045 (11.02%) DHCP
13 930 (9.81%) BGP
14 905 (9.54%) OSPF
15 807 (8.51%) VLAN
16 778 (8.21%) Cisco Nexus
17 695 (7.33%) Internet
18 678 (7.15%) SSL
19 505 (5.33%) IPsec
20 477 (5.03%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1133 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 395 (4.17%) MySQL
3 207 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 129 (1.36%) Big Data
5 125 (1.32%) Relational Database
6 105 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 102 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 91 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
9 85 (0.90%) RDBMS
10 84 (0.89%) Hadoop
11 82 (0.86%) MongoDB
12 75 (0.79%) NoSQL
13 65 (0.69%) Oracle Database
14 43 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
15 38 (0.40%) Redis
16 33 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 28 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
18 23 (0.24%) Apache Hive
19 22 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
20 18 (0.19%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 201 (2.12%) Jenkins
2 175 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 92 (0.97%) JIRA
4 72 (0.76%) TeamCity
5 61 (0.64%) Visual Studio
6 55 (0.58%) Subversion
7 50 (0.53%) Metasploit
8 39 (0.41%) Selenium
9 38 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 34 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 32 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 27 (0.28%) Burp Suite
13 24 (0.25%) Travis CI
13 24 (0.25%) Vagrant
14 22 (0.23%) LoadRunner
15 20 (0.21%) JMeter
15 20 (0.21%) Sonatype Nexus
16 19 (0.20%) Gatling
16 19 (0.20%) TestNG
17 18 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1340 (14.13%) Finance
2 709 (7.48%) Telecoms
3 345 (3.64%) Banking
4 311 (3.28%) Retail
5 170 (1.79%) Law
6 143 (1.51%) Legal
7 113 (1.19%) Manufacturing
8 107 (1.13%) Games
9 104 (1.10%) Marketing
10 92 (0.97%) Publishing
11 70 (0.74%) Back Office
12 65 (0.69%) Advertising
12 65 (0.69%) German Language
13 64 (0.67%) Financial Institution
14 59 (0.62%) Electronics
15 54 (0.57%) French Language
16 53 (0.56%) Investment Banking
17 50 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
18 21 (0.22%) Billing
19 20 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2530 (26.68%) Network Engineer
2 1232 (12.99%) Analyst
3 1072 (11.31%) Support Engineer
4 927 (9.78%) Cisco Engineer
5 910 (9.60%) Security Engineer
6 865 (9.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 829 (8.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 640 (6.75%) Senior Network Engineer
9 608 (6.41%) Administrator
10 584 (6.16%) Network Security Engineer
11 507 (5.35%) IT Engineer
12 500 (5.27%) Consultant
13 445 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
14 437 (4.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 433 (4.57%) Architect
16 432 (4.56%) Security Analyst
17 431 (4.55%) Support Analyst
18 429 (4.52%) IT Support
19 361 (3.81%) Network Support
20 354 (3.73%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (3.48%) Web Services
2 274 (2.89%) .NET
3 189 (1.99%) LAMP
4 175 (1.85%) 802.1X
5 133 (1.40%) Middleware
6 119 (1.26%) HTML
7 93 (0.98%) XML
8 88 (0.93%) CSS
9 63 (0.66%) ASP.NET
10 40 (0.42%) Regular Expression
10 40 (0.42%) SOAP
11 39 (0.41%) JSON
12 33 (0.35%) ZeroMQ
13 32 (0.34%) Ajax
14 31 (0.33%) XMPP
15 30 (0.32%) LEMP Stack
16 29 (0.31%) MAPI
17 28 (0.30%) REST
18 24 (0.25%) LAPP Stack
19 22 (0.23%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1263 (13.32%) Data Centre
2 571 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 520 (5.48%) Management Information System
4 377 (3.98%) Computer Science
5 267 (2.82%) Clustering
6 260 (2.74%) Replication
7 215 (2.27%) PKI
8 209 (2.20%) Blackberry
9 199 (2.10%) Driving Licence
10 192 (2.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 155 (1.63%) Security Operations Centre
12 117 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
13 110 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
14 108 (1.14%) Private Cloud
15 101 (1.07%) EqualLogic
16 97 (1.02%) RSA SecurID
17 92 (0.97%) iPad
18 88 (0.93%) Virtual Team
19 87 (0.92%) Mobile App
20 80 (0.84%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4250 (44.82%) Windows
2 2563 (27.03%) Linux
3 2289 (24.14%) Windows Server
4 1239 (13.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 1183 (12.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 956 (10.08%) Unix
7 662 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 569 (6.00%) Windows 7
9 441 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 383 (4.04%) Windows 8
11 279 (2.94%) CentOS
12 273 (2.88%) Windows 10
13 244 (2.57%) Windows XP
14 223 (2.35%) Solaris
15 178 (1.88%) Ubuntu
16 171 (1.80%) Mac OS X
17 169 (1.78%) Android
18 106 (1.12%) Windows Vista
19 84 (0.89%) Apple iOS
20 82 (0.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1869 (19.71%) ITIL
2 928 (9.79%) Information Security
3 784 (8.27%) Load Balancing
4 754 (7.95%) SIEM
5 631 (6.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 606 (6.39%) Cybersecurity
7 526 (5.55%) Network Design
8 490 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
9 485 (5.11%) DevOps
10 461 (4.86%) Project Management
11 438 (4.62%) Presales
12 436 (4.60%) Service Delivery
13 433 (4.57%) Kalman Filter
14 411 (4.33%) Network Monitoring
15 398 (4.20%) Change Management
15 398 (4.20%) High Availability
16 397 (4.19%) Configuration Management
17 379 (4.00%) Mentoring
18 375 (3.95%) Security Operations
19 367 (3.87%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1233 (13.00%) SQL
2 632 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 596 (6.29%) Python
4 495 (5.22%) Bash Shell
5 446 (4.70%) Perl
6 311 (3.28%) Ruby
7 289 (3.05%) Java
8 223 (2.35%) Shell Script
9 220 (2.32%) C
10 135 (1.42%) PHP
11 125 (1.32%) JavaScript
12 82 (0.86%) C#
13 78 (0.82%) VBScript
14 76 (0.80%) C++
14 76 (0.80%) VB
15 43 (0.45%) T-SQL
16 18 (0.19%) Tcl
17 12 (0.13%) Objective-C
17 12 (0.13%) VB.NET
18 9 (0.095%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2941 (31.02%) Cisco Certification
2 1927 (20.32%) CCNP
3 1839 (19.39%) CCNA
4 883 (9.31%) Degree
5 840 (8.86%) Security Cleared
6 726 (7.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 656 (6.92%) SC Cleared
8 639 (6.74%) CISSP
9 529 (5.58%) CCIE
9 529 (5.58%) MCSE
10 338 (3.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 320 (3.37%) CCSE
12 282 (2.97%) CCSA
13 254 (2.68%) CISM
14 234 (2.47%) MCSA
15 195 (2.06%) CCSP
16 191 (2.01%) DV Cleared
17 183 (1.93%) CEH
18 172 (1.81%) MCITP
19 161 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 639 (6.74%) SLA
2 617 (6.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 377 (3.98%) PCI DSS
4 122 (1.29%) QA
5 75 (0.79%) COBIT
6 56 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 42 (0.44%) ISO 9001
8 27 (0.28%) ISO27002
9 19 (0.20%) FISMA
10 17 (0.18%) HIPAA
11 13 (0.14%) RMADS
12 12 (0.13%) GPG13
13 9 (0.095%) ISO 8583
14 8 (0.084%) DICOM
14 8 (0.084%) PA-DSS
15 7 (0.074%) COSO
15 7 (0.074%) Disclosure Scotland
16 5 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 5 (0.053%) ISO22301
17 3 (0.032%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2428 (25.61%) Active Directory
2 1847 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1068 (11.26%) Hyper-V
4 729 (7.69%) vSphere
5 393 (4.14%) VMware ESXi
6 360 (3.80%) XenApp
7 225 (2.37%) VMware ESX
8 186 (1.96%) Terminal Services
9 177 (1.87%) XenServer
10 173 (1.82%) Xen
11 158 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
12 154 (1.62%) NFS
13 131 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
14 127 (1.34%) XenDesktop
15 111 (1.17%) Firmware
16 107 (1.13%) Docker
17 91 (0.96%) Snort
18 89 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
19 70 (0.74%) KVM
20 64 (0.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 585 (6.17%) Puppet
2 390 (4.11%) SCCM
3 286 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
4 236 (2.49%) Ansible
5 227 (2.39%) SCOM
6 223 (2.35%) Backup Exec
6 223 (2.35%) Nagios
7 188 (1.98%) FortiGate
8 176 (1.86%) Cisco CUCM
9 161 (1.70%) WSUS
10 140 (1.48%) Nessus
11 118 (1.24%) Cisco Prime
12 110 (1.16%) Cobbler
13 103 (1.09%) Tivoli
14 100 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
15 92 (0.97%) Cacti
16 89 (0.94%) NetBackup
17 79 (0.83%) OpenAM
18 76 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
19 71 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5004 (52.77%) Cisco
2 2912 (30.71%) VMware
3 2809 (29.62%) Microsoft
4 1843 (19.44%) CheckPoint
5 1529 (16.13%) Juniper
6 1075 (11.34%) F5
7 1003 (10.58%) HP
8 1001 (10.56%) Citrix
9 826 (8.71%) Palo Alto
10 635 (6.70%) Oracle
11 522 (5.51%) Red Hat
12 430 (4.53%) Dell
13 384 (4.05%) SolarWinds
14 375 (3.95%) Fortinet
15 295 (3.11%) NetApp
16 293 (3.09%) Veeam
17 272 (2.87%) Intel Security
18 267 (2.82%) Symantec
19 242 (2.55%) Avaya
20 239 (2.52%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 - £75000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum 35k plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + on-call
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + 20% London Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago