The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall Engineer
Rank 599 581 635
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 30 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.036% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.039% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 6
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,700 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44463 41317 49029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.44% 93.46% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37382 34631 42706
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Firewall Engineer
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 -12 6 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) Firewall
2 35 (77.78%) CheckPoint
3 32 (71.11%) WAN
3 32 (71.11%) TCP/IP
4 31 (68.89%) LAN
5 27 (60.00%) F5
6 25 (55.56%) Network Security
6 25 (55.56%) DNS
7 23 (51.11%) Cisco
8 21 (46.67%) VPN
9 20 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (44.44%) TACACS
10 19 (42.22%) CCNP
11 18 (40.00%) Juniper
12 17 (37.78%) Windows
12 17 (37.78%) Finance
12 17 (37.78%) SonicWALL
13 16 (35.56%) CCSE
14 15 (33.33%) BIG-IP
14 15 (33.33%) Linux
14 15 (33.33%) PCI DSS
15 14 (31.11%) Data Security
15 14 (31.11%) Sophos
16 13 (28.89%) SSL
16 13 (28.89%) Load Balancing
16 13 (28.89%) SIEM
17 12 (26.67%) Network Management
17 12 (26.67%) BGP
18 11 (24.44%) EIGRP
18 11 (24.44%) HTTP

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 10 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 45 (100.00%) Firewall
2 32 (71.11%) WAN
2 32 (71.11%) TCP/IP
3 31 (68.89%) LAN
4 25 (55.56%) Network Security
4 25 (55.56%) DNS
5 21 (46.67%) VPN
6 20 (44.44%) TACACS
7 15 (33.33%) BIG-IP
8 13 (28.89%) SSL
9 12 (26.67%) BGP
10 11 (24.44%) EIGRP
10 11 (24.44%) HTTP
10 11 (24.44%) OSPF
11 10 (22.22%) Internet
11 10 (22.22%) LDAP
11 10 (22.22%) SMTP
11 10 (22.22%) IGRP
12 5 (11.11%) SNMP
12 5 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Electronics
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Data Security
2 13 (28.89%) Load Balancing
2 13 (28.89%) SIEM
3 12 (26.67%) Network Management
4 10 (22.22%) Network Design
5 8 (17.78%) Capacity Management
6 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (6.67%) Information Security
8 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (42.22%) CCNP
3 16 (35.56%) CCSE
4 3 (6.67%) CCNA
5 2 (4.44%) CCSA
6 1 (2.22%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.22%) CCDP
6 1 (2.22%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.67%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
1 10 (22.22%) HP NNM
2 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 35 (77.78%) CheckPoint
2 27 (60.00%) F5
3 23 (51.11%) Cisco
4 18 (40.00%) Juniper
5 17 (37.78%) SonicWALL
6 14 (31.11%) Sophos
7 11 (24.44%) HP
8 4 (8.89%) SolarWinds
9 3 (6.67%) Trustwave
9 3 (6.67%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (6.67%) Nokia
9 3 (6.67%) Citrix
9 3 (6.67%) Dell
9 3 (6.67%) Blue Coat
10 2 (4.44%) Aruba
11 1 (2.22%) Imperva
11 1 (2.22%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.22%) Polycom
11 1 (2.22%) VMware
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