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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall Engineer
Rank 591 624 618
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 31 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.022% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.023% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 11
Average salary £42,500 £54,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.65% -9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,875 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +10.52%
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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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
City of London +22 1 £65,000 +23.22% 1
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 89 (100.00%) Firewall
2 87 (97.75%) CheckPoint
3 72 (80.90%) Cisco
4 46 (51.69%) Juniper
5 44 (49.44%) Cisco ASA
6 40 (44.94%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (41.57%) Network Security
8 31 (34.83%) CCNP
9 28 (31.46%) CCSA
9 28 (31.46%) Security Cleared
10 27 (30.34%) F5
10 27 (30.34%) DNS
11 26 (29.21%) SNMP
11 26 (29.21%) NetScreen
11 26 (29.21%) JNCIP
12 25 (28.09%) DHCP
12 25 (28.09%) FWSM
13 22 (24.72%) CCSE
14 20 (22.47%) LAN
14 20 (22.47%) WAN
14 20 (22.47%) CCNA
15 16 (17.98%) CCIE
15 16 (17.98%) SonicWALL
15 16 (17.98%) PCI DSS
16 15 (16.85%) Mentoring
16 15 (16.85%) SIEM
17 14 (15.73%) UNIX
17 14 (15.73%) Stonesoft
18 13 (14.61%) SC Cleared
18 13 (14.61%) MS Excel

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 13 (14.61%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 89 (100.00%) Firewall
2 44 (49.44%) Cisco ASA
3 37 (41.57%) Network Security
4 27 (30.34%) DNS
5 26 (29.21%) SNMP
5 26 (29.21%) NetScreen
6 25 (28.09%) DHCP
6 25 (28.09%) FWSM
7 20 (22.47%) LAN
7 20 (22.47%) WAN
8 13 (14.61%) TCP/IP
9 12 (13.48%) OSPF
9 12 (13.48%) BGP
10 11 (12.36%) MPLS
11 10 (11.24%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (6.74%) VPN
13 5 (5.62%) SAN
13 5 (5.62%) VoIP
13 5 (5.62%) Wireless
14 2 (2.25%) Gigabit Ethernet
General
1 2 (2.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Banking
2 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) UNIX
2 3 (3.37%) Windows
2 3 (3.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.85%) SIEM
1 15 (16.85%) Mentoring
2 10 (11.24%) Network Management
3 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce
4 5 (5.62%) Business Continuity
5 2 (2.25%) Network Design
5 2 (2.25%) Data Security
5 2 (2.25%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (1.12%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.12%) CRM
6 1 (1.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.12%) Investment Management
6 1 (1.12%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 40 (44.94%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (34.83%) CCNP
3 28 (31.46%) CCSA
3 28 (31.46%) Security Cleared
4 26 (29.21%) JNCIP
5 22 (24.72%) CCSE
6 20 (22.47%) CCNA
7 16 (17.98%) CCIE
8 13 (14.61%) SC Cleared
9 11 (12.36%) JNCIE
10 5 (5.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (2.25%) JNCIA
12 1 (1.12%) JNCIS
12 1 (1.12%) CISSP
12 1 (1.12%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.98%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.62%) vSphere
2 5 (5.62%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.25%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.12%) OpenView
Vendors
1 87 (97.75%) CheckPoint
2 72 (80.90%) Cisco
3 46 (51.69%) Juniper
4 27 (30.34%) F5
5 16 (17.98%) SonicWALL
6 14 (15.73%) Stonesoft
7 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
8 6 (6.74%) HP
8 6 (6.74%) VMware
9 5 (5.62%) Symantec
9 5 (5.62%) NetApp
9 5 (5.62%) Veeam
10 2 (2.25%) Meraki
10 2 (2.25%) Nokia
10 2 (2.25%) 3Com
11 1 (1.12%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.12%) LogLogic
11 1 (1.12%) Tufin
11 1 (1.12%) TippingPoint
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