The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Firewall Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall Support
South East / Kent
Rank 89 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Support 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.24% 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £27,500 £21,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £48,750 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +71.05%

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
812 1017 1069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.60% 97.51% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 650 900 968
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Firewall Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Firewall Support in the job title.

Firewall Support Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Firewall Support
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Firewall Support Salary Trend in Kent

Firewall Support Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Firewall Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Firewall Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) Forcepoint
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) ExtremeXOS
3 1 (33.33%) Extreme Networks

Firewall Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) ExtremeXOS
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) Forcepoint
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Extreme Networks