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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall Engineer
Rank 582 608 591
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 42 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.016% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.017% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 36 0 9
Average salary £46,000 - £51,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.35%
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
38883 40117 42236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.84% 93.86% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33115 32901 36375
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 £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 - 10 £47,500 -
City of London - 5 £57,500 -
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 51 (100.00%) Firewall
2 44 (86.27%) CheckPoint
3 43 (84.31%) Cisco
4 29 (56.86%) Juniper
5 24 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (45.10%) CCNP
7 22 (43.14%) Network Security
8 20 (39.22%) Security Cleared
8 20 (39.22%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (31.37%) DNS
10 15 (29.41%) CCSE
11 14 (27.45%) DHCP
12 13 (25.49%) SC Cleared
13 11 (21.57%) CCSA
14 10 (19.61%) SNMP
14 10 (19.61%) F5
15 9 (17.65%) CCIE
15 9 (17.65%) Finance
16 8 (15.69%) NetScreen
16 8 (15.69%) VPN
16 8 (15.69%) WAN
16 8 (15.69%) FWSM
16 8 (15.69%) Blue Coat
16 8 (15.69%) JNCIP
17 7 (13.73%) Load Balancing
17 7 (13.73%) LAN
18 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
19 5 (9.80%) SSL
19 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
19 5 (9.80%) UNIX

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 51 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (43.14%) Network Security
3 20 (39.22%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (31.37%) DNS
5 14 (27.45%) DHCP
6 10 (19.61%) SNMP
7 8 (15.69%) NetScreen
7 8 (15.69%) VPN
7 8 (15.69%) WAN
7 8 (15.69%) FWSM
8 7 (13.73%) LAN
9 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
10 5 (9.80%) SSL
10 5 (9.80%) OSPF
10 5 (9.80%) BGP
11 4 (7.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (7.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 3 (5.88%) Junos
12 3 (5.88%) MPLS
13 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
1 1 (1.96%) Replication
1 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) UNIX
2 3 (5.88%) Solaris
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.73%) Load Balancing
2 3 (5.88%) SIEM
3 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
3 2 (3.92%) Network Management
4 1 (1.96%) Low Latency
4 1 (1.96%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 1 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (1.96%) Capacity Management
4 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
4 1 (1.96%) Network Design
4 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
4 1 (1.96%) Migration
4 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.96%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) Tcl
1 1 (1.96%) Perl
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (45.10%) CCNP
3 20 (39.22%) Security Cleared
4 15 (29.41%) CCSE
5 13 (25.49%) SC Cleared
6 11 (21.57%) CCSA
7 9 (17.65%) CCIE
8 8 (15.69%) JNCIP
9 2 (3.92%) CCNA
9 2 (3.92%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.96%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.96%) vSphere
3 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.96%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.96%) OpenView
Vendors
1 44 (86.27%) CheckPoint
2 43 (84.31%) Cisco
3 29 (56.86%) Juniper
4 10 (19.61%) F5
5 8 (15.69%) Blue Coat
6 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.84%) Tufin
7 4 (7.84%) TippingPoint
7 4 (7.84%) LogLogic
8 3 (5.88%) Stonesoft
8 3 (5.88%) SonicWALL
8 3 (5.88%) VMware
8 3 (5.88%) Citrix
8 3 (5.88%) HP
9 1 (1.96%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.96%) Polycom
9 1 (1.96%) Aruba
9 1 (1.96%) Nokia
9 1 (1.96%) Sophos
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 12% shift + overtime + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + On-site allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago