The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Greenwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 2 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 27 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Greenwich 79.41% 15.38% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 87.10% 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Greenwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Greenwich 91.18% 38.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 0
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Greenwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

Firewall
Salary Trend in Greenwich

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Greenwich

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Greenwich

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Greenwich region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 33 (97.06%) Cisco
1 33 (97.06%) CCNP
1 33 (97.06%) Cisco Certification
1 33 (97.06%) Juniper
1 33 (97.06%) CheckPoint
1 33 (97.06%) Security Cleared
2 32 (94.12%) SNMP
3 25 (73.53%) SC Cleared
4 23 (67.65%) Wi-Fi
4 23 (67.65%) Wireless
4 23 (67.65%) LAN
4 23 (67.65%) WAN
4 23 (67.65%) OpenView
4 23 (67.65%) HP
4 23 (67.65%) CCIE
5 22 (64.71%) DSL
5 22 (64.71%) Structured Cabling
6 17 (50.00%) CCSE
6 17 (50.00%) CCSA
7 15 (44.12%) CiscoWorks
7 15 (44.12%) IP Telephony
7 15 (44.12%) Wireless Security
8 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (29.41%) MPLS
9 9 (26.47%) DNS
9 9 (26.47%) NetScreen
9 9 (26.47%) DHCP
9 9 (26.47%) Ethernet
9 9 (26.47%) JNCIP
9 9 (26.47%) FWSM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Greenwich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Greenwich region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 32 (94.12%) SNMP
2 23 (67.65%) Wi-Fi
2 23 (67.65%) Wireless
2 23 (67.65%) LAN
2 23 (67.65%) WAN
3 22 (64.71%) DSL
3 22 (64.71%) Structured Cabling
4 15 (44.12%) IP Telephony
4 15 (44.12%) Wireless Security
5 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (29.41%) MPLS
6 9 (26.47%) DNS
6 9 (26.47%) NetScreen
6 9 (26.47%) DHCP
6 9 (26.47%) Ethernet
6 9 (26.47%) FWSM
7 8 (23.53%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 2 (5.88%) BGP
8 2 (5.88%) OSPF
9 1 (2.94%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Network Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (35.29%) Firewall Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Senior Firewall Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Network Support
6 1 (2.94%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Firewall Support
6 1 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (2.94%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 33 (97.06%) CCNP
1 33 (97.06%) Cisco Certification
1 33 (97.06%) Security Cleared
2 25 (73.53%) SC Cleared
3 23 (67.65%) CCIE
4 17 (50.00%) CCSE
4 17 (50.00%) CCSA
5 9 (26.47%) JNCIP
6 8 (23.53%) HP APS
7 1 (2.94%) CCNA
7 1 (2.94%) JNCIE
Systems Management
1 23 (67.65%) OpenView
2 15 (44.12%) CiscoWorks
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 33 (97.06%) Cisco
1 33 (97.06%) Juniper
1 33 (97.06%) CheckPoint
2 23 (67.65%) HP
3 8 (23.53%) Nokia
3 8 (23.53%) Remedy
3 8 (23.53%) 3Com
4 1 (2.94%) F5