The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 32 34 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 58 78 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.12% 7.21% 10.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.87% 36.79% 52.24%
Number of salaries quoted 48 77 119
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,900 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,522 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +12.00%
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 Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
182 212 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.20% 19.59% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 145 202 219
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £51,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Firewall
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Kent

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Kent

Firewall
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +20 21 £42,500 +84.78%
Tunbridge Wells +19 7 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Dartford 0 6 £29,500 -15.71% 1
West Malling -4 5 £70,000 +66.66%
Westerham - 1 £35,000 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 93 (54.39%) Cisco
2 87 (50.88%) Windows
3 83 (48.54%) Cisco Certification
4 81 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 62 (36.26%) CCNA
5 62 (36.26%) VMware
6 60 (35.09%) CheckPoint
6 60 (35.09%) Windows Server
7 54 (31.58%) Active Directory
8 49 (28.65%) ITIL
9 48 (28.07%) Finance
10 46 (26.90%) CCNP
10 46 (26.90%) DNS
11 41 (23.98%) DHCP
12 37 (21.64%) HP
12 37 (21.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 37 (21.64%) F5
13 34 (19.88%) VPN
14 33 (19.30%) MS Exchange
15 31 (18.13%) SLA
15 31 (18.13%) Juniper
15 31 (18.13%) CCSE
15 31 (18.13%) Security Cleared
16 28 (16.37%) Wireless
17 27 (15.79%) Linux
17 27 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
17 27 (15.79%) vSphere
18 25 (14.62%) Network Security
18 25 (14.62%) Windows 8
19 24 (14.04%) 3PAR

Firewall
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:

Application Platforms
1 33 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 17 (9.94%) IIS
2 17 (9.94%) SharePoint
3 15 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2000
4 13 (7.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (4.68%) Skype for Business
7 7 (4.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (4.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.75%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.17%) CMS
10 1 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.58%) SAS
10 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (14.04%) MS Office
2 9 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.19%) Office 365
2 5 (2.92%) SaaS
3 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.58%) Heroku
4 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (26.90%) DNS
2 41 (23.98%) DHCP
3 34 (19.88%) VPN
4 28 (16.37%) Wireless
5 27 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (14.62%) Network Security
7 22 (12.87%) WAN
8 18 (10.53%) LAN
9 17 (9.94%) TCP/IP
10 16 (9.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 16 (9.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 15 (8.77%) OSPF
12 14 (8.19%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (7.60%) IP Telephony
13 13 (7.60%) MPLS
13 13 (7.60%) SAN
14 10 (5.85%) IPsec
15 9 (5.26%) VLAN
16 8 (4.68%) ExtremeXOS
16 8 (4.68%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.34%) Big Data
4 4 (2.34%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.58%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.34%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.17%) Gatling
3 2 (1.17%) JMeter
3 2 (1.17%) Selenium
3 2 (1.17%) TestNG
4 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 48 (28.07%) Finance
2 6 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.58%) Advertising
3 1 (0.58%) Automotive
3 1 (0.58%) Banking
3 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (30.41%) Network Engineer
2 38 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 28 (16.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 28 (16.37%) Cisco Engineer
4 26 (15.20%) Exchange Engineer
5 24 (14.04%) Windows Engineer
6 23 (13.45%) Cisco Support
7 22 (12.87%) Administrator
7 22 (12.87%) Analyst
7 22 (12.87%) Infrastructure Support
7 22 (12.87%) Storage Administrator
7 22 (12.87%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 22 (12.87%) Systems Administrator
8 21 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (12.28%) Server Engineer
9 20 (11.70%) 3rd Line Support
10 19 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 19 (11.11%) Security Engineer
11 18 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
12 17 (9.94%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.02%) .NET
2 4 (2.34%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.34%) Lucene
3 2 (1.17%) Ajax
3 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.17%) HTML
4 1 (0.58%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.87%) HP Storage
2 15 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 13 (7.60%) Blackberry
5 11 (6.43%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.09%) Driving Licence
7 6 (3.51%) iPad
8 4 (2.34%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (2.34%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.17%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.17%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.58%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.58%) Replication
11 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 87 (50.88%) Windows
2 60 (35.09%) Windows Server
3 37 (21.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (15.79%) Linux
5 25 (14.62%) Windows 8
6 23 (13.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (12.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (8.77%) Windows 2000 Server
9 13 (7.60%) Mac OS X
10 9 (5.26%) Windows 7
11 6 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.75%) Unix
13 1 (0.58%) Android
13 1 (0.58%) CentOS
13 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.65%) ITIL
2 23 (13.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (12.87%) Capacity Management
4 17 (9.94%) Problem Management
5 15 (8.77%) Change Control
6 13 (7.60%) Infrastructure Management
7 12 (7.02%) Coaching
8 9 (5.26%) Migration
8 9 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 8 (4.68%) Network Design
9 8 (4.68%) SIEM
10 7 (4.09%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (3.51%) Asset Management
11 6 (3.51%) Data Protection
12 5 (2.92%) Analytics
12 5 (2.92%) Line Management
12 5 (2.92%) Load Balancing
12 5 (2.92%) Mentoring
12 5 (2.92%) Risk Management
12 5 (2.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.94%) SQL
2 10 (5.85%) Java
3 2 (1.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.17%) Perl
3 2 (1.17%) VB
3 2 (1.17%) VBScript
4 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.58%) C
4 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 83 (48.54%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (36.26%) CCNA
3 46 (26.90%) CCNP
4 31 (18.13%) CCSE
4 31 (18.13%) Security Cleared
5 19 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (10.53%) Degree
7 17 (9.94%) MCSE
8 16 (9.36%) JNCIP
8 16 (9.36%) JNCIS
9 14 (8.19%) MCITP
10 11 (6.43%) Check Point Certification
11 9 (5.26%) CCDA
11 9 (5.26%) CCDP
11 9 (5.26%) CCSA
12 8 (4.68%) CCIE
13 6 (3.51%) CCSP
14 3 (1.75%) JNCIA
14 3 (1.75%) MCSA
14 3 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (18.13%) SLA
2 5 (2.92%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.17%) QA
5 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 27 (15.79%) vSphere
3 24 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (8.77%) Hyper-V
5 11 (6.43%) Terminal Services
6 10 (5.85%) Firmware
6 10 (5.85%) VMware ESX
7 7 (4.09%) Forefront TMG
7 7 (4.09%) ISA Server
8 5 (2.92%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (2.34%) vCloud
10 3 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (1.17%) XenApp
12 1 (0.58%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.58%) Docker
12 1 (0.58%) iptables
12 1 (0.58%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (12.87%) HP Data Protector
1 22 (12.87%) HP SIM
1 22 (12.87%) NetBackup
1 22 (12.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 14 (8.19%) FortiGate
3 7 (4.09%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (2.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (2.34%) SCCM
4 4 (2.34%) SCOM
5 2 (1.17%) Nessus
6 1 (0.58%) Ansible
6 1 (0.58%) Consul
6 1 (0.58%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.58%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.58%) Nagios
6 1 (0.58%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.58%) Nmap
6 1 (0.58%) OpenView
6 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 93 (54.39%) Cisco
2 81 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 62 (36.26%) VMware
4 60 (35.09%) CheckPoint
5 37 (21.64%) F5
5 37 (21.64%) HP
6 31 (18.13%) Juniper
7 24 (14.04%) 3PAR
7 24 (14.04%) Citrix
8 22 (12.87%) Symantec
9 18 (10.53%) Avaya
9 18 (10.53%) Blue Coat
10 15 (8.77%) Aruba
11 14 (8.19%) Apple
12 12 (7.02%) SolarWinds
13 11 (6.43%) Extreme Networks
14 10 (5.85%) Palo Alto
15 9 (5.26%) Forcepoint
16 7 (4.09%) WatchGuard
17 6 (3.51%) Siebel
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