The table below looks at the statistics for the Firewall Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Engineer
Rank 168 191 167
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 11 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.33% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 10
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.16%
Firewall Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3239 3806 3299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.47% 97.66% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2866 3286 2753
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Firewall Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Firewall Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Firewall Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

Firewall Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +8 9 £40,000 +33.33%
Farnborough - 2 - -
Firewall Engineer
South East

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Firewall Engineer in their job title 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 with Firewall Engineer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (84.21%) CCNA
3 15 (78.95%) Cisco
3 15 (78.95%) Security Cleared
3 15 (78.95%) Palo Alto
4 10 (52.63%) Network Security
4 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
4 10 (52.63%) LAN
4 10 (52.63%) VoIP
4 10 (52.63%) WAN
5 9 (47.37%) SLA
5 9 (47.37%) CCNP
5 9 (47.37%) Fault Management
6 7 (36.84%) Wireless
6 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
7 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (21.05%) vSphere
8 4 (21.05%) CESG
8 4 (21.05%) IP Telephony
8 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (21.05%) DNS
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (21.05%) SMTP
8 4 (21.05%) DHCP
8 4 (21.05%) FTP
8 4 (21.05%) HTTP
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Firewall Engineer in their job title 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 with Firewall Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) LAN
2 10 (52.63%) Network Security
2 10 (52.63%) VoIP
2 10 (52.63%) WAN
3 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 7 (36.84%) Wireless
4 4 (21.05%) DHCP
4 4 (21.05%) DMZ
4 4 (21.05%) DNS
4 4 (21.05%) FTP
4 4 (21.05%) HTTP
4 4 (21.05%) IP Telephony
4 4 (21.05%) SMTP
4 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (21.05%) X.400
5 3 (15.79%) MPLS
5 3 (15.79%) VLAN
5 3 (15.79%) VPN
5 3 (15.79%) WLAN
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) CESG
2 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Fault Management
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (84.21%) CCNA
3 15 (78.95%) Security Cleared
4 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
5 9 (47.37%) CCNP
6 4 (21.05%) CISSP
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (15.79%) CCDP
7 3 (15.79%) CCIP
8 2 (10.53%) CCIE
8 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) vSphere
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
1 15 (78.95%) Palo Alto
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.79%) Fortinet