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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 64 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 60 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.40% 4.55% 6.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.81% 28.57% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 52 57
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,750 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £47,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,625 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
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
105 210 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 10.10% 15.93% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 85 157 179
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £47,550
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Brentwood +11 8 - -
Chelmsford +1 4 £37,000 +55.78%
Witham -1 2 - -
Billericay -6 2 £33,750 +50.00%
Chigwell - 2 £37,500 -
Hockley - 2 £35,000 -
Harlow 0 1 £30,000 -55.55%
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £31,000 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 31 (60.78%) Windows
2 29 (56.86%) Cisco
3 23 (45.10%) Windows Server
4 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
5 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
6 20 (39.22%) SAN
7 18 (35.29%) VPN
7 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (27.45%) DNS
8 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
9 13 (25.49%) Palo Alto
10 12 (23.53%) CCNP
10 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (23.53%) LAN
11 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
11 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
11 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (21.57%) Internet
11 11 (21.57%) BGP
11 11 (21.57%) Windows 10
11 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
12 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
12 10 (19.61%) Juniper
12 10 (19.61%) MS Office
12 10 (19.61%) WAN
12 10 (19.61%) DHCP
12 10 (19.61%) Wireless
13 9 (17.65%) VMware

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 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.84%) IIS
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) Apache
5 1 (1.96%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Office
2 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (39.22%) SAN
2 18 (35.29%) VPN
3 14 (27.45%) DNS
3 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
4 12 (23.53%) LAN
5 11 (21.57%) BGP
5 11 (21.57%) Internet
6 10 (19.61%) DHCP
6 10 (19.61%) WAN
6 10 (19.61%) Wireless
7 9 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (17.65%) Network Security
8 8 (15.69%) EIGRP
8 8 (15.69%) IMAP
8 8 (15.69%) MPLS
8 8 (15.69%) SMTP
9 7 (13.73%) DMZ
9 7 (13.73%) IP Telephony
9 7 (13.73%) NAS
9 7 (13.73%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Support Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) IT Support
3 12 (23.53%) Network Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Network Support
4 9 (17.65%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (15.69%) Analyst
6 7 (13.73%) IT Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) Senior IT Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) Senior IT Support
6 7 (13.73%) Senior Support Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) Switch Engineer
7 6 (11.76%) IT Analyst
7 6 (11.76%) Support Analyst
8 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (7.84%) Administrator
9 4 (7.84%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) MAPI
2 3 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) J2EE
3 1 (1.96%) Middleware
3 1 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Blackberry
2 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.73%) iPhone
2 7 (13.73%) PDA
2 7 (13.73%) Replication
3 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.96%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.96%) IVR
5 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.96%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 31 (60.78%) Windows
2 23 (45.10%) Windows Server
3 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (21.57%) Windows 10
4 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
6 9 (17.65%) Linux
6 9 (17.65%) Windows 8
7 8 (15.69%) Android
7 8 (15.69%) Windows XP
8 7 (13.73%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.96%) CatOS
9 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) ITIL
2 7 (13.73%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
3 3 (5.88%) Change Control
3 3 (5.88%) ERP
3 3 (5.88%) Fault Analysis
3 3 (5.88%) Information Security
3 3 (5.88%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (5.88%) Time Management
4 2 (3.92%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (3.92%) Process Management
4 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.96%) Demand Management
5 1 (1.96%) Investment Management
5 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.96%) Network Management
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Management
5 1 (1.96%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) Java
2 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) CCNP
1 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.84%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.96%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
3 7 (13.73%) NFS
4 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.96%) KVM
6 1 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.92%) WSUS
3 1 (1.96%) OpenNebula
3 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) Cisco
2 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
3 13 (25.49%) Palo Alto
4 10 (19.61%) Juniper
5 9 (17.65%) VMware
6 8 (15.69%) Draytek
7 7 (13.73%) Apple
7 7 (13.73%) Veeam
7 7 (13.73%) Zeacom
8 6 (11.76%) Kaspersky
9 5 (9.80%) Intel Security
10 4 (7.84%) WatchGuard
11 3 (5.88%) BT
11 3 (5.88%) SAP
11 3 (5.88%) ServiceNow
12 2 (3.92%) Blue Coat
12 2 (3.92%) Brocade
12 2 (3.92%) Citrix
12 2 (3.92%) EMC
12 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
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