The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 8.70% 13.04% 14.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 60.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Median salary £80,000 £65,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +85.71%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Firewall
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 52.17% 21.74% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 6
Median salary £67,500 £55,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% +58.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

The demand trend of job ads across the Home Counties region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Firewall
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Firewall Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Firewall
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Home Counties region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Head of Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Head of IT
1 2 (100.00%) Head of IT Security
1 2 (100.00%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS