The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Surrey / Epsom
Rank 12 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 10.45% 12.94% 19.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.43% 52.38% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 13
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +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 Epsom region.

Communications & Networking Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 34.33% 24.71% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 19
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

Firewall
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Epsom

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Epsom

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Epsom region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Epsom

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 16 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 Epsom region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 14 (60.87%) Windows
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (56.52%) MCSE
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
4 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
5 10 (43.48%) VMware
5 10 (43.48%) Cisco
5 10 (43.48%) LAN
5 10 (43.48%) WAN
5 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
5 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
5 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
5 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (39.13%) VPN
7 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
9 6 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (26.09%) SLA
9 6 (26.09%) CCNA
10 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
10 4 (17.39%) CCNP
10 4 (17.39%) Wireless
11 3 (13.04%) ZyXEL
11 3 (13.04%) Juniper
11 3 (13.04%) MCSA
11 3 (13.04%) ITIL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom 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 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
2 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) LAN
1 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
1 10 (43.48%) WAN
2 9 (39.13%) VPN
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (17.39%) Wireless
4 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
5 2 (8.70%) DHCP
5 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security
5 2 (8.70%) VLAN
6 1 (4.35%) Internet
6 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
1 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
1 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Field Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Field Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) IT Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Network Operations Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Field Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) IT Support
5 3 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) ELK Stack
1 2 (8.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) Debian
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) High Availability
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.70%) DevOps
2 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.70%) Kanban
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) Scrum
2 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
2 2 (8.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (56.52%) MCSE
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (26.09%) CCNA
5 4 (17.39%) CCNP
6 3 (13.04%) MCSA
7 2 (8.70%) CCA
7 2 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (8.70%) Degree
7 2 (8.70%) HP ASE
7 2 (8.70%) MCITP
7 2 (8.70%) MCP
7 2 (8.70%) MCTS
7 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
2 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
1 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Graphite
1 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
1 2 (8.70%) Mesos
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
1 2 (8.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Juniper
3 3 (13.04%) Meraki
3 3 (13.04%) Palo Alto
3 3 (13.04%) ZyXEL
4 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.70%) Google
4 2 (8.70%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Extreme Networks