The table below looks at the statistics for the Firewall Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall Engineer
Rank 562 643 600
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 67 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.032% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.035% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 49 15 11
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -4.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,300 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +20.48%
Firewall Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41649 46201 43088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.84% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35125 38133 36385
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Firewall Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Firewall Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Firewall Engineer Salary Trend in London

Firewall Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Firewall Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Firewall Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Greenwich - 12 £47,500 -
City of London +38 11 £55,000 +11.11%
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Firewall Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 109 (100.00%) Firewall
2 102 (93.58%) CheckPoint
3 100 (91.74%) Cisco
4 63 (57.80%) Cisco Certification
5 62 (56.88%) Cisco ASA
6 57 (52.29%) Juniper
7 51 (46.79%) CCNP
7 51 (46.79%) Security Cleared
8 43 (39.45%) CCSA
8 43 (39.45%) DNS
9 40 (36.70%) Network Security
10 38 (34.86%) SNMP
11 37 (33.94%) DHCP
12 32 (29.36%) CCSE
12 32 (29.36%) NetScreen
13 31 (28.44%) JNCIP
13 31 (28.44%) FWSM
14 29 (26.61%) CCIE
15 24 (22.02%) SC Cleared
16 19 (17.43%) LAN
16 19 (17.43%) WAN
17 17 (15.60%) CCNA
18 14 (12.84%) F5
19 13 (11.93%) MPLS
19 13 (11.93%) OSPF
19 13 (11.93%) BGP
19 13 (11.93%) HP
19 13 (11.93%) VPN
20 10 (9.17%) Wireless
21 9 (8.26%) VMware

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Firewall Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 109 (100.00%) Firewall
2 62 (56.88%) Cisco ASA
3 43 (39.45%) DNS
4 40 (36.70%) Network Security
5 38 (34.86%) SNMP
6 37 (33.94%) DHCP
7 32 (29.36%) NetScreen
8 31 (28.44%) FWSM
9 19 (17.43%) LAN
9 19 (17.43%) WAN
10 13 (11.93%) VPN
10 13 (11.93%) MPLS
10 13 (11.93%) OSPF
10 13 (11.93%) BGP
11 10 (9.17%) Wireless
12 8 (7.34%) Ethernet
13 7 (6.42%) VoIP
13 7 (6.42%) SAN
13 7 (6.42%) VLAN
14 6 (5.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.92%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (6.42%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.83%) Replication
2 1 (0.92%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.67%) UNIX
2 2 (1.83%) Windows
2 2 (1.83%) Linux
3 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (6.42%) E-Commerce
2 6 (5.50%) Business Continuity
2 6 (5.50%) Network Design
3 5 (4.59%) SIEM
4 4 (3.67%) Load Balancing
4 4 (3.67%) Network Management
5 1 (0.92%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (0.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (0.92%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (57.80%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (46.79%) CCNP
2 51 (46.79%) Security Cleared
3 43 (39.45%) CCSA
4 32 (29.36%) CCSE
5 31 (28.44%) JNCIP
6 29 (26.61%) CCIE
7 24 (22.02%) SC Cleared
8 17 (15.60%) CCNA
9 6 (5.50%) JNCIE
9 6 (5.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (4.59%) HP APS
11 1 (0.92%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.92%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.42%) vSphere
3 6 (5.50%) vCloud
4 1 (0.92%) XenApp
4 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) OpenView
1 6 (5.50%) Backup Exec
1 6 (5.50%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.92%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.92%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 102 (93.58%) CheckPoint
2 100 (91.74%) Cisco
3 57 (52.29%) Juniper
4 14 (12.84%) F5
5 13 (11.93%) HP
6 9 (8.26%) VMware
7 7 (6.42%) Blue Coat
8 6 (5.50%) NetApp
8 6 (5.50%) Nokia
8 6 (5.50%) 3Com
8 6 (5.50%) Symantec
8 6 (5.50%) Veeam
8 6 (5.50%) Meraki
9 5 (4.59%) Microsoft
9 5 (4.59%) SonicWALL
10 4 (3.67%) TippingPoint
10 4 (3.67%) Remedy
10 4 (3.67%) Stonesoft
10 4 (3.67%) Tufin
10 4 (3.67%) LogLogic
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