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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Engineer
Rank 596 547 652
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +105
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 64 130 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.29% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.30% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 57 110 39
Average salary £45,000 £46,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.74% +3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,600 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.76%
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
40551 42788 46715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 95.79% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 35129 36019 38486
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

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 April 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
(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
City of London +21 6 £39,750 -16.31% 2
Romford - 5 £25,000 -
Chiswick - 2 £51,250 -
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 126 (100.00%) Firewall
2 95 (75.40%) Cisco
3 75 (59.52%) Cisco Certification
4 57 (45.24%) CCNP
5 50 (39.68%) VPN
6 49 (38.89%) Network Security
7 48 (38.10%) CheckPoint
8 45 (35.71%) WAN
9 42 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
10 41 (32.54%) CCNA
11 37 (29.37%) LAN
12 35 (27.78%) MPLS
13 32 (25.40%) Windows
14 29 (23.02%) TCP/IP
15 28 (22.22%) Active Directory
15 28 (22.22%) Finance
16 27 (21.43%) DNS
17 26 (20.63%) E-Commerce
17 26 (20.63%) Data Centre
18 25 (19.84%) Juniper
19 24 (19.05%) VoIP
20 23 (18.25%) DHCP
21 22 (17.46%) VMware
21 22 (17.46%) OSPF
22 21 (16.67%) CCSA
22 21 (16.67%) CCSE
22 21 (16.67%) Palo Alto
23 20 (15.87%) Internet
23 20 (15.87%) Microsoft
24 19 (15.08%) VMware Infrastructure

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 18 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 15 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (7.94%) SharePoint
5 9 (7.14%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.90%) Office 365
2 10 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (4.76%) Yammer
4 2 (1.59%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (100.00%) Firewall
2 50 (39.68%) VPN
3 49 (38.89%) Network Security
4 45 (35.71%) WAN
5 42 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 37 (29.37%) LAN
7 35 (27.78%) MPLS
8 29 (23.02%) TCP/IP
9 27 (21.43%) DNS
10 24 (19.05%) VoIP
11 23 (18.25%) DHCP
12 22 (17.46%) OSPF
13 20 (15.87%) Internet
14 16 (12.70%) Cisco IOS
14 16 (12.70%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (12.70%) Wireless
15 15 (11.90%) Ethernet
16 14 (11.11%) VLAN
17 13 (10.32%) IPsec
18 12 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (0.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (22.22%) Finance
2 18 (14.29%) Banking
2 18 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.76%) Online Betting
3 6 (4.76%) Retail
4 4 (3.17%) Legal
5 3 (2.38%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.59%) Front Office
6 2 (1.59%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.76%) XMPP
2 4 (3.17%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.79%) HTML
3 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.63%) Data Centre
2 14 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 12 (9.52%) Blackberry
4 10 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.94%) Online Banking
4 10 (7.94%) Replication
5 7 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.76%) iPad
7 4 (3.17%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.59%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.59%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.40%) Windows
2 18 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 16 (12.70%) Linux
4 13 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 10 (7.94%) Windows 8
7 6 (4.76%) Android
7 6 (4.76%) Unix
8 3 (2.38%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.59%) CentOS
9 2 (1.59%) Debian
9 2 (1.59%) Gentoo
9 2 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.59%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.63%) E-Commerce
2 11 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (7.94%) DDoS Mitigation
3 10 (7.94%) ITIL
4 9 (7.14%) Network Design
4 9 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (7.14%) SIEM
5 8 (6.35%) Load Balancing
6 7 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 6 (4.76%) Service Management
8 5 (3.97%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (3.97%) Presales
9 4 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (3.17%) Migration
9 4 (3.17%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (3.17%) WAN Optimisation
10 3 (2.38%) High Availability
10 3 (2.38%) Web Filtering
11 2 (1.59%) ITIL V3
11 2 (1.59%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.35%) SQL
2 7 (5.56%) Python
3 6 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 6 (4.76%) Ruby
4 4 (3.17%) PHP
5 3 (2.38%) C
6 2 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 75 (59.52%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (45.24%) CCNP
3 41 (32.54%) CCNA
4 21 (16.67%) CCSA
4 21 (16.67%) CCSE
5 11 (8.73%) Security Cleared
6 9 (7.14%) Degree
7 8 (6.35%) SC Cleared
8 7 (5.56%) CCIE
9 6 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (3.17%) CCIP
10 4 (3.17%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (3.17%) DV Cleared
10 4 (3.17%) Security+ Certification
11 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.59%) CCDP
12 2 (1.59%) CISSP
12 2 (1.59%) MCSA
12 2 (1.59%) MCSE
12 2 (1.59%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.59%) SLA
4 1 (0.79%) DICOM
4 1 (0.79%) HL7
4 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 28 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 19 (15.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.97%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.38%) Firmware
5 3 (2.38%) vCloud
6 2 (1.59%) pfSense
6 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.59%) vSphere
7 1 (0.79%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (6.35%) Cacti
1 8 (6.35%) Nagios
2 7 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (3.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.17%) SCCM
4 3 (2.38%) Puppet
5 2 (1.59%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.59%) Juniper STRM
5 2 (1.59%) Nessus
6 1 (0.79%) Ansible
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.79%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 95 (75.40%) Cisco
2 48 (38.10%) CheckPoint
3 25 (19.84%) Juniper
4 22 (17.46%) VMware
5 21 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 20 (15.87%) Microsoft
7 17 (13.49%) Riverbed
8 16 (12.70%) F5
9 8 (6.35%) Dell
9 8 (6.35%) SolarWinds
10 7 (5.56%) SonicWALL
11 6 (4.76%) Citrix
11 6 (4.76%) Infoblox
11 6 (4.76%) ServiceNow
12 4 (3.17%) Fortinet
12 4 (3.17%) HP
12 4 (3.17%) IBM
12 4 (3.17%) Meraki
12 4 (3.17%) Radware
12 4 (3.17%) SaltStack
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