The table below looks at the statistics for the Firewall Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall Consultant
Rank - - 77
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Consultant 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary - £70,000 £70,000
Firewall Consultant
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 Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
956 1035 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.76% 97.27% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 786 903 662
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firewall Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Firewall Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Firewall Consultant
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Firewall Consultant Salary Trend in Kent

Firewall Consultant
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Firewall Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) TippingPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Tufin
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) LogLogic
2 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL

Firewall Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Firewall Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) TippingPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Tufin
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) LogLogic
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco