The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 51 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 44 65 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.53% 5.20% 4.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.21% 30.37% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 64
Median salary £29,500 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.58% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
Firewall
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
141 214 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.52% 17.12% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 106 130 187
Median salary £26,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.56% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,350 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Firewall
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Essex

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Essex

Firewall
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Colchester - 8 £45,000 - 1
Brentwood +10 4 £60,000 +100.00%
Basildon +3 3 £22,500 -
Buckhurst Hill - 3 - -
Witham - 2 - -
Harlow - 1 £30,000 - 1
Rayleigh - 1 £40,000 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 88 (72.13%) Cisco
2 71 (58.20%) Windows
3 56 (45.90%) Microsoft
4 53 (43.44%) Active Directory
5 50 (40.98%) TCP/IP
5 50 (40.98%) VPN
6 43 (35.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (34.43%) Hyper-V
7 42 (34.43%) SQL Server
7 42 (34.43%) MS Excel
8 41 (33.61%) SAN
8 41 (33.61%) Windows Server
9 39 (31.97%) MS Office
10 38 (31.15%) MS Exchange
10 38 (31.15%) Windows 7
11 37 (30.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 37 (30.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 36 (29.51%) Windows 10
12 36 (29.51%) Wireless
13 35 (28.69%) Linux
14 34 (27.87%) Windows 8
14 34 (27.87%) Windows Server 2012
15 33 (27.05%) DNS
15 33 (27.05%) VMware
16 32 (26.23%) DHCP
16 32 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2007
17 31 (25.41%) LAN
17 31 (25.41%) CCNP
17 31 (25.41%) Cisco Certification
17 31 (25.41%) DMZ

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 38 (31.15%) MS Exchange
2 37 (30.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 37 (30.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 28 (22.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 28 (22.95%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.64%) IIS
7 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 42 (34.43%) MS Excel
2 39 (31.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.82%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.30%) Office 365
2 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (40.98%) TCP/IP
1 50 (40.98%) VPN
2 41 (33.61%) SAN
3 36 (29.51%) Wireless
4 33 (27.05%) DNS
5 32 (26.23%) DHCP
6 31 (25.41%) DMZ
6 31 (25.41%) LAN
7 30 (24.59%) VLAN
7 30 (24.59%) WAN
8 29 (23.77%) IMAP
9 28 (22.95%) SMTP
10 22 (18.03%) NAS
11 20 (16.39%) MPLS
12 18 (14.75%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (14.75%) IP Telephony
13 15 (12.30%) Network Security
14 12 (9.84%) SSL
15 11 (9.02%) BGP
15 11 (9.02%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (34.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.10%) Big Data
3 1 (0.82%) MS Access
3 1 (0.82%) MySQL
3 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 20 (16.39%) Finance
2 9 (7.38%) Banking
3 8 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.92%) Publishing
5 4 (3.28%) Retail
6 2 (1.64%) French Language
6 2 (1.64%) German Language
6 2 (1.64%) Legal
6 2 (1.64%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.82%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 46 (37.70%) Support Engineer
2 28 (22.95%) IT Support
3 27 (22.13%) IT Engineer
3 27 (22.13%) IT Support Engineer
4 26 (21.31%) Network Engineer
5 24 (19.67%) Systems Engineer
6 20 (16.39%) Senior Support Engineer
6 20 (16.39%) Systems Support
6 20 (16.39%) Systems Support Engineer
7 16 (13.11%) Senior IT Engineer
7 16 (13.11%) Senior IT Support
8 13 (10.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (9.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 11 (9.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 10 (8.20%) Network Support
11 10 (8.20%) Network Support Engineer
12 9 (7.38%) Windows Engineer
13 8 (6.56%) Network Manager
13 8 (6.56%) Switch Engineer
14 6 (4.92%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.95%) MAPI
2 1 (0.82%) .NET
2 1 (0.82%) Classic ASP
2 1 (0.82%) HTML
2 1 (0.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.59%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (23.77%) Blackberry
3 28 (22.95%) iPhone
3 28 (22.95%) PDA
4 20 (16.39%) Replication
5 9 (7.38%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.28%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.64%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.64%) iPad
8 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.82%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 71 (58.20%) Windows
2 43 (35.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (33.61%) Windows Server
4 38 (31.15%) Windows 7
5 36 (29.51%) Windows 10
6 35 (28.69%) Linux
7 34 (27.87%) Windows 8
7 34 (27.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (24.59%) Android
9 28 (22.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (22.95%) Windows Vista
9 28 (22.95%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.82%) Debian
10 1 (0.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.57%) ITIL
2 13 (10.66%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (7.38%) Project Management
4 6 (4.92%) Incident Management
4 6 (4.92%) ITSM
4 6 (4.92%) PRINCE2
4 6 (4.92%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.10%) High Availability
5 5 (4.10%) Load Balancing
6 4 (3.28%) Information Security
6 4 (3.28%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.28%) Network Architecture
6 4 (3.28%) Network Management
6 4 (3.28%) Service Management
7 3 (2.46%) Change Management
7 3 (2.46%) CRM
7 3 (2.46%) Data Architecture
7 3 (2.46%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (2.46%) Security Architecture
7 3 (2.46%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.38%) SQL
2 4 (3.28%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.64%) C
4 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (25.41%) CCNP
1 31 (25.41%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (9.02%) CCDP
2 11 (9.02%) CCNA
3 6 (4.92%) CCSA
4 5 (4.10%) CCIE
4 5 (4.10%) MCSA
4 5 (4.10%) MCSE
4 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.28%) CCDA
5 4 (3.28%) CCSE
5 4 (3.28%) Degree
5 4 (3.28%) MCITP
6 3 (2.46%) CCSP
6 3 (2.46%) CISM
6 3 (2.46%) CISSP
6 3 (2.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.46%) JNCIE
6 3 (2.46%) JNCIP
7 2 (1.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.28%) SLA
3 2 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 53 (43.44%) Active Directory
2 42 (34.43%) Hyper-V
3 20 (16.39%) NFS
4 18 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (9.02%) XenApp
6 9 (7.38%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.82%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (22.95%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.46%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.64%) WSUS
4 1 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.82%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 88 (72.13%) Cisco
2 56 (45.90%) Microsoft
3 33 (27.05%) VMware
4 31 (25.41%) Palo Alto
5 30 (24.59%) Apple
5 30 (24.59%) Draytek
6 25 (20.49%) Veeam
7 22 (18.03%) Juniper
8 13 (10.66%) Zeacom
9 12 (9.84%) Citrix
9 12 (9.84%) F5
10 11 (9.02%) SonicWALL
11 7 (5.74%) CheckPoint
12 5 (4.10%) Dell
13 4 (3.28%) Brocade
14 3 (2.46%) BroadSoft
14 3 (2.46%) Mitel
14 3 (2.46%) SolarWinds
15 2 (1.64%) Avaya
15 2 (1.64%) Intel Security
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