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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 66 47 40
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 55 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.53% 4.38% 4.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.69% 26.70% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 61
Median salary £29,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,522 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +12.00%
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
127 206 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.84% 16.39% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 100 119 196
Median salary £35,500 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.22% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 - 7 £45,000 -
Witham - 3 - -
Basildon +4 2 £22,500 -
Harlow +1 2 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Chelmsford - 1 £28,000 -
Rayleigh - 1 £40,000 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 85 (77.27%) Cisco
2 65 (59.09%) Windows
3 53 (48.18%) Microsoft
4 49 (44.55%) Active Directory
4 49 (44.55%) VPN
5 45 (40.91%) TCP/IP
6 41 (37.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 40 (36.36%) Windows Server
8 39 (35.45%) MS Excel
8 39 (35.45%) SAN
9 38 (34.55%) Hyper-V
10 37 (33.64%) MS Office
10 37 (33.64%) MS Exchange
11 36 (32.73%) Windows 7
11 36 (32.73%) Exchange Server 2010
12 35 (31.82%) Wireless
12 35 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2013
12 35 (31.82%) Windows 10
13 34 (30.91%) Linux
14 33 (30.00%) DHCP
14 33 (30.00%) DNS
14 33 (30.00%) Windows 8
15 32 (29.09%) Windows Server 2012
16 31 (28.18%) DMZ
16 31 (28.18%) Exchange Server 2007
17 30 (27.27%) Android
17 30 (27.27%) Draytek
17 30 (27.27%) Apple
17 30 (27.27%) CCNP

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 37 (33.64%) MS Exchange
2 36 (32.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 31 (28.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 28 (25.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 28 (25.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.91%) IIS
7 1 (0.91%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 39 (35.45%) MS Excel
2 37 (33.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.91%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.82%) Office 365
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (44.55%) VPN
2 45 (40.91%) TCP/IP
3 39 (35.45%) SAN
4 35 (31.82%) Wireless
5 33 (30.00%) DHCP
5 33 (30.00%) DNS
6 31 (28.18%) DMZ
7 30 (27.27%) LAN
8 29 (26.36%) IMAP
8 29 (26.36%) VLAN
8 29 (26.36%) WAN
9 28 (25.45%) SMTP
10 22 (20.00%) NAS
11 19 (17.27%) MPLS
12 18 (16.36%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (15.45%) IP Telephony
14 15 (13.64%) Network Security
15 13 (11.82%) SSL
16 11 (10.00%) BGP
16 11 (10.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) Big Data
3 1 (0.91%) MS Access
General
1 17 (15.45%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Publishing
3 5 (4.55%) Banking
3 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.73%) Legal
5 2 (1.82%) Retail
6 1 (0.91%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.91%) French Language
6 1 (0.91%) German Language
6 1 (0.91%) Marketing
6 1 (0.91%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (40.91%) Support Engineer
2 27 (24.55%) IT Support
3 26 (23.64%) IT Engineer
3 26 (23.64%) IT Support Engineer
3 26 (23.64%) Network Engineer
4 23 (20.91%) Systems Engineer
5 20 (18.18%) Senior Support Engineer
5 20 (18.18%) Systems Support
5 20 (18.18%) Systems Support Engineer
6 16 (14.55%) Senior IT Engineer
6 16 (14.55%) Senior IT Support
7 12 (10.91%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 10 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (9.09%) Network Support
8 10 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
9 8 (7.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (7.27%) Switch Engineer
10 7 (6.36%) Network Manager
10 7 (6.36%) Windows Engineer
11 6 (5.45%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.45%) MAPI
2 1 (0.91%) Classic ASP
2 1 (0.91%) HTML
2 1 (0.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.36%) Blackberry
2 28 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (25.45%) iPhone
2 28 (25.45%) PDA
3 20 (18.18%) Replication
4 9 (8.18%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.64%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.82%) iPad
6 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.91%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 65 (59.09%) Windows
2 41 (37.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 36 (32.73%) Windows 7
5 35 (31.82%) Windows 10
6 34 (30.91%) Linux
7 33 (30.00%) Windows 8
8 32 (29.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (27.27%) Android
10 28 (25.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (25.45%) Windows Vista
10 28 (25.45%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.91%) Debian
11 1 (0.91%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.27%) ITIL
2 13 (11.82%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (7.27%) Project Management
4 6 (5.45%) PRINCE2
5 5 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 5 (4.55%) ITSM
5 5 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 4 (3.64%) High Availability
6 4 (3.64%) Network Architecture
6 4 (3.64%) Network Management
6 4 (3.64%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.64%) Service Management
7 3 (2.73%) Case Management
7 3 (2.73%) CRM
7 3 (2.73%) Data Privacy
7 3 (2.73%) Network Design
7 3 (2.73%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (1.82%) Change Management
8 2 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.27%) SQL
2 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (27.27%) CCNP
1 30 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (10.00%) CCDP
2 11 (10.00%) CCNA
3 6 (5.45%) CCSA
4 4 (3.64%) CCDA
4 4 (3.64%) CCIE
4 4 (3.64%) CCSE
4 4 (3.64%) MCSA
4 4 (3.64%) MCSE
4 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.73%) CCSP
5 3 (2.73%) Degree
5 3 (2.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.73%) JNCIE
5 3 (2.73%) JNCIP
5 3 (2.73%) MCITP
6 2 (1.82%) JNCIA
6 2 (1.82%) MCP
6 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) SLA
2 2 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (44.55%) Active Directory
2 38 (34.55%) Hyper-V
3 20 (18.18%) NFS
4 17 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (8.18%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (8.18%) XenApp
6 1 (0.91%) KVM
6 1 (0.91%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (25.45%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.73%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.91%) OpenNebula
3 1 (0.91%) SmoothWall
3 1 (0.91%) WSUS
Vendors
1 85 (77.27%) Cisco
2 53 (48.18%) Microsoft
3 30 (27.27%) Apple
3 30 (27.27%) Draytek
3 30 (27.27%) Palo Alto
3 30 (27.27%) VMware
4 24 (21.82%) Veeam
5 20 (18.18%) Juniper
6 13 (11.82%) Zeacom
7 11 (10.00%) F5
8 10 (9.09%) Citrix
9 9 (8.18%) SonicWALL
10 7 (6.36%) CheckPoint
11 4 (3.64%) Brocade
11 4 (3.64%) Dell
12 3 (2.73%) BroadSoft
12 3 (2.73%) Mitel
12 3 (2.73%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.82%) Avaya
13 2 (1.82%) Intel Security
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