The first table below looks at the demand for the Firewall Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall Specialist
Rank 112 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Specialist 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.078% 0.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +3.44%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1229 1130 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.02% 92.93% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 995 949 685
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Firewall Specialist
South East

Firewall Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Firewall Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Firewall Specialist
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Firewall Specialist Salary Trend in Kent

Firewall Specialist
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Firewall Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (100.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Radianz
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) RMDS
1 1 (100.00%) NetScout
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Tradeweb
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Tufin
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast

Firewall Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Firewall Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Rendezvous
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Radianz
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) NetScout
1 1 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Tradeweb
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Tufin
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) LogLogic