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

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Rank 54 59 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 31 50 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.46% 3.99% 5.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.50% 25.38% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 37 56
Median salary £33,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £56,000 £62,500
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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
117 197 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.07% 15.72% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85 133 199
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
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 23 January 2017.

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 23 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
Brentwood +14 16 - -
Halstead - 5 £33,000 -
Basildon - 1 £29,500 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 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 Essex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 40 (65.57%) Windows
2 25 (40.98%) Active Directory
3 24 (39.34%) Cisco
3 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
3 24 (39.34%) Windows Server
4 23 (37.70%) Linux
4 23 (37.70%) VMware
5 22 (36.07%) SAN
6 20 (32.79%) TCP/IP
7 18 (29.51%) Web Services
8 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (26.23%) SQL
9 16 (26.23%) LAN
9 16 (26.23%) WAN
9 16 (26.23%) Juniper
10 15 (24.59%) Internet
10 15 (24.59%) VPN
10 15 (24.59%) Apache
10 15 (24.59%) Java
10 15 (24.59%) Oracle
10 15 (24.59%) SOAP
11 14 (22.95%) DNS
12 13 (21.31%) VoIP
13 12 (19.67%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (18.03%) IBM HTTP Server
14 11 (18.03%) SOA
14 11 (18.03%) Citrix
14 11 (18.03%) OOA/OOD
14 11 (18.03%) OO
14 11 (18.03%) J2EE

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 15 (24.59%) Apache
2 11 (18.03%) IBM HTTP Server
2 11 (18.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (13.11%) IIS
4 7 (11.48%) MS Exchange
5 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.56%) GlassFish
6 4 (6.56%) JBoss
6 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Office 365
2 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (36.07%) SAN
2 20 (32.79%) TCP/IP
3 16 (26.23%) LAN
3 16 (26.23%) WAN
4 15 (24.59%) Internet
4 15 (24.59%) VPN
5 14 (22.95%) DNS
6 13 (21.31%) VoIP
7 10 (16.39%) LDAP
7 10 (16.39%) SSL
8 9 (14.75%) BGP
8 9 (14.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (14.75%) OSPF
9 8 (13.11%) IMAP
9 8 (13.11%) SMTP
10 7 (11.48%) iSCSI
11 6 (9.84%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (9.84%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (9.84%) IPsec
11 6 (9.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.64%) SAP HANA
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Retail
3 5 (8.20%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Front Office
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (19.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Architect
3 10 (16.39%) Network Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) IT Support
6 6 (9.84%) Administrator
6 6 (9.84%) IT Architect
6 6 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Business Manager
7 5 (8.20%) IT Manager
7 5 (8.20%) IT Support Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Support Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Technical Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Development Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) Web Services
2 15 (24.59%) SOAP
3 11 (18.03%) J2EE
4 5 (8.20%) EDI
5 4 (6.56%) .NET
5 4 (6.56%) HTML
5 4 (6.56%) Middleware
5 4 (6.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.56%) DataPower
2 4 (6.56%) Wiki
3 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) IVR
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (65.57%) Windows
2 24 (39.34%) Windows Server
3 23 (37.70%) Linux
4 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (9.84%) Unix
6 6 (9.84%) Windows 7
6 6 (9.84%) Windows 8
7 5 (8.20%) Mac OS X
7 5 (8.20%) Ubuntu
7 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.64%) CatOS
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) Enterprise Architecture
1 11 (18.03%) OO
1 11 (18.03%) OOA/OOD
1 11 (18.03%) SOA
2 8 (13.11%) ITIL
3 7 (11.48%) Change Control
4 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (9.84%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (8.20%) Operations Management
6 4 (6.56%) BCP
6 4 (6.56%) Business Continuity
6 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.56%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.56%) Load Balancing
6 4 (6.56%) Logistics
6 4 (6.56%) Project Management
6 4 (6.56%) SDLC
6 4 (6.56%) Security Auditing
7 3 (4.92%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.23%) SQL
2 15 (24.59%) Java
3 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.56%) Python
4 2 (3.28%) AWK
4 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.28%) Korn
4 2 (3.28%) Perl
4 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (16.39%) Degree
3 8 (13.11%) CCNP
4 6 (9.84%) JNCIP
5 4 (6.56%) CCNA
6 2 (3.28%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (40.98%) Active Directory
2 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.75%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.84%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 6 (9.84%) XenDesktop
5 5 (8.20%) VMware ESX
5 5 (8.20%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Nagios
2 5 (8.20%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (6.56%) Opsview
4 3 (4.92%) WSUS
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (3.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Cisco
2 23 (37.70%) VMware
3 16 (26.23%) Juniper
4 15 (24.59%) Oracle
5 11 (18.03%) Citrix
6 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
7 6 (9.84%) EMC
7 6 (9.84%) Intel Security
8 5 (8.20%) Palo Alto
8 5 (8.20%) Sophos
8 5 (8.20%) WatchGuard
9 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
9 4 (6.56%) F5
9 4 (6.56%) IBM
9 4 (6.56%) Splunk
10 3 (4.92%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.92%) Kaspersky
10 3 (4.92%) SAP
10 3 (4.92%) ServiceNow
11 2 (3.28%) SonicWALL
Essex
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Braintree, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Kent & Essex Police
Salary: From £31,353 to £36,390 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago