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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 25 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 83 78 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.35% 8.03% 10.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.07% 37.68% 51.65%
Number of salaries quoted 73 73 117
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £24,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
218 207 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.93% 21.32% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 187 190 219
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £51,875
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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +15 22 £42,500 +3.65%
West Malling - 9 £71,750 -
Stansted -13 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Tunbridge Wells +11 6 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Dartford -1 5 £29,500 -41.00%
Chatham -6 2 - -
Westerham - 1 £35,000 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 103 (55.38%) Cisco
2 102 (54.84%) Windows
3 94 (50.54%) Microsoft
4 89 (47.85%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (40.86%) Windows Server
6 71 (38.17%) CCNA
7 68 (36.56%) VMware
8 63 (33.87%) Active Directory
9 60 (32.26%) CheckPoint
10 54 (29.03%) ITIL
11 48 (25.81%) Finance
12 46 (24.73%) DNS
13 44 (23.66%) DHCP
13 44 (23.66%) CCNP
13 44 (23.66%) MS Exchange
14 42 (22.58%) HP
15 41 (22.04%) Windows Server 2008
16 40 (21.51%) Security Cleared
17 36 (19.35%) SLA
17 36 (19.35%) VPN
17 36 (19.35%) Linux
18 34 (18.28%) F5
18 34 (18.28%) Windows 8
19 33 (17.74%) Cisco ASA
19 33 (17.74%) Juniper
20 31 (16.67%) vSphere
20 31 (16.67%) MS Office
21 29 (15.59%) WAN
22 27 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
22 27 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification

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 44 (23.66%) MS Exchange
2 23 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2000
3 21 (11.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 17 (9.14%) SharePoint
5 16 (8.60%) IIS
6 11 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (4.84%) Skype for Business
8 8 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (3.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (3.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.61%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 31 (16.67%) MS Office
2 11 (5.91%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.06%) Office 365
2 5 (2.69%) SaaS
3 3 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.08%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.54%) Heroku
5 1 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (24.73%) DNS
2 44 (23.66%) DHCP
3 36 (19.35%) VPN
4 33 (17.74%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (15.59%) WAN
6 25 (13.44%) LAN
6 25 (13.44%) Wireless
7 20 (10.75%) TCP/IP
8 19 (10.22%) Network Security
9 14 (7.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (7.53%) OSPF
10 13 (6.99%) Cisco PIX
10 13 (6.99%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 13 (6.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 13 (6.99%) SAN
11 9 (4.84%) IP Telephony
11 9 (4.84%) MPLS
11 9 (4.84%) NetScreen
11 9 (4.84%) VLAN
12 8 (4.30%) ExtremeXOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.15%) Big Data
4 4 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.54%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (3.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.08%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 48 (25.81%) Finance
2 6 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.08%) Advertising
4 1 (0.54%) Automotive
4 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (28.49%) Network Engineer
2 43 (23.12%) Support Engineer
3 34 (18.28%) Cisco Engineer
3 34 (18.28%) Exchange Engineer
4 33 (17.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 32 (17.20%) Windows Engineer
6 29 (15.59%) Cisco Support
6 29 (15.59%) Server Engineer
7 26 (13.98%) 3rd Line Support
8 25 (13.44%) Administrator
8 25 (13.44%) Server Support
8 25 (13.44%) Storage Administrator
8 25 (13.44%) Storage Systems Administrator
8 25 (13.44%) Systems Administrator
9 24 (12.90%) Infrastructure Support
10 23 (12.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (11.83%) Exchange Support
12 21 (11.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 21 (11.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 21 (11.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.84%) .NET
2 3 (1.61%) Lucene
3 1 (0.54%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.44%) HP Storage
2 21 (11.29%) Blackberry
3 17 (9.14%) Data Centre
4 15 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (5.38%) Driving Licence
7 6 (3.23%) iPad
7 6 (3.23%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.15%) Fat Client
8 4 (2.15%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.61%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.61%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.54%) Clustering
10 1 (0.54%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.54%) Replication
10 1 (0.54%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 102 (54.84%) Windows
2 76 (40.86%) Windows Server
3 41 (22.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (19.35%) Linux
5 34 (18.28%) Windows 8
6 26 (13.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (13.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (12.37%) Windows 2000 Server
8 21 (11.29%) Mac OS X
9 9 (4.84%) Windows 7
10 7 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (3.23%) Unix
12 3 (1.61%) Android
13 2 (1.08%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.54%) CentOS
14 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.54%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (29.03%) ITIL
2 25 (13.44%) Capacity Management
3 23 (12.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (11.83%) Problem Management
5 13 (6.99%) Change Control
6 12 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 12 (6.45%) Migration
6 12 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 11 (5.91%) SIEM
8 10 (5.38%) Coaching
9 8 (4.30%) Network Design
10 7 (3.76%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (3.76%) Risk Management
11 6 (3.23%) Asset Management
11 6 (3.23%) Data Protection
11 6 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
12 5 (2.69%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (2.69%) Information Security
12 5 (2.69%) Line Management
12 5 (2.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.14%) SQL
2 8 (4.30%) Java
3 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.54%) Python
4 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 89 (47.85%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (38.17%) CCNA
3 44 (23.66%) CCNP
4 40 (21.51%) Security Cleared
5 27 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (13.98%) CCSE
7 25 (13.44%) MCSE
8 22 (11.83%) MCITP
9 14 (7.53%) Degree
10 13 (6.99%) JNCIP
10 13 (6.99%) JNCIS
11 12 (6.45%) CCIE
12 9 (4.84%) CCDA
12 9 (4.84%) CCDP
12 9 (4.84%) CCSA
12 9 (4.84%) Check Point Certification
13 6 (3.23%) CCSP
13 6 (3.23%) SC Cleared
14 3 (1.61%) JNCIA
14 3 (1.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (19.35%) SLA
2 9 (4.84%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.15%) QA
5 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 63 (33.87%) Active Directory
2 31 (16.67%) vSphere
3 27 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (10.22%) Hyper-V
5 11 (5.91%) Terminal Services
6 10 (5.38%) VMware ESX
7 8 (4.30%) Firmware
8 7 (3.76%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (3.76%) ISA Server
9 4 (2.15%) vCloud
10 3 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.08%) XenApp
12 1 (0.54%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.54%) Docker
12 1 (0.54%) iptables
12 1 (0.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 25 (13.44%) HP Data Protector
1 25 (13.44%) HP SIM
1 25 (13.44%) NetBackup
1 25 (13.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 11 (5.91%) FortiGate
3 8 (4.30%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (2.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (2.15%) SCOM
5 3 (1.61%) SCCM
6 2 (1.08%) Nessus
6 2 (1.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (1.08%) Nmap
7 1 (0.54%) Ansible
7 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.54%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.54%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.54%) OpenView
7 1 (0.54%) Puppet
7 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 103 (55.38%) Cisco
2 94 (50.54%) Microsoft
3 68 (36.56%) VMware
4 60 (32.26%) CheckPoint
5 42 (22.58%) HP
6 34 (18.28%) F5
7 33 (17.74%) Juniper
8 27 (14.52%) 3PAR
9 26 (13.98%) Avaya
10 25 (13.44%) Symantec
11 24 (12.90%) Citrix
12 22 (11.83%) Apple
13 15 (8.06%) Blue Coat
14 13 (6.99%) Forcepoint
14 13 (6.99%) SolarWinds
15 12 (6.45%) Aruba
16 10 (5.38%) Palo Alto
17 9 (4.84%) Extreme Networks
18 7 (3.76%) WatchGuard
19 6 (3.23%) Siebel
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 5 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago