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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Engineer
Rank 577 527 630
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +103
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 62 114 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.28% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.29% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 52 103 26
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £32,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
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
39316 39186 40518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.73% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33943 33221 33153
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 +45 8 £50,000 -
Romford - 5 £25,000 -
Hounslow - 2 - -
Chiswick - 2 £50,000 -
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Firewall
2 117 (76.47%) Cisco
3 97 (63.40%) Cisco Certification
4 80 (52.29%) CCNP
5 75 (49.02%) Network Security
6 60 (39.22%) VPN
7 59 (38.56%) WAN
8 58 (37.91%) CheckPoint
9 52 (33.99%) Juniper
10 50 (32.68%) TCP/IP
10 50 (32.68%) MPLS
11 49 (32.03%) LAN
12 48 (31.37%) Windows
13 45 (29.41%) VoIP
14 44 (28.76%) OSPF
15 41 (26.80%) Cisco ASA
16 40 (26.14%) Finance
17 37 (24.18%) CCNA
18 35 (22.88%) BGP
19 34 (22.22%) Palo Alto
20 33 (21.57%) Wireless
21 31 (20.26%) DNS
21 31 (20.26%) F5
22 29 (18.95%) Data Centre
22 29 (18.95%) Windows Server
23 28 (18.30%) Active Directory
23 28 (18.30%) Linux
24 27 (17.65%) VMware
24 27 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
25 26 (16.99%) MS Exchange

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 26 (16.99%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.54%) Lync
2 10 (6.54%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.92%) MTS
6 2 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.92%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.84%) Office 365
3 8 (5.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (5.23%) Yammer
4 7 (4.58%) Mimecast
5 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (2.61%) Amazon S3
6 4 (2.61%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 153 (100.00%) Firewall
2 75 (49.02%) Network Security
3 60 (39.22%) VPN
4 59 (38.56%) WAN
5 50 (32.68%) MPLS
5 50 (32.68%) TCP/IP
6 49 (32.03%) LAN
7 45 (29.41%) VoIP
8 44 (28.76%) OSPF
9 41 (26.80%) Cisco ASA
10 35 (22.88%) BGP
11 33 (21.57%) Wireless
12 31 (20.26%) DNS
13 27 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
14 24 (15.69%) Cisco Nexus
15 22 (14.38%) DHCP
15 22 (14.38%) Internet
16 20 (13.07%) IPsec
17 17 (11.11%) Ethernet
17 17 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 40 (26.14%) Finance
2 23 (15.03%) Telecoms
3 18 (11.76%) Banking
4 11 (7.19%) Legal
5 8 (5.23%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.92%) Online Betting
7 4 (2.61%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.61%) Law
8 2 (1.31%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (1.31%) Retail
9 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.23%) XMPP
2 2 (1.31%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.95%) Data Centre
2 20 (13.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 14 (9.15%) Computer Science
4 11 (7.19%) Eurex
5 9 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (5.23%) iPad
7 7 (4.58%) Blackberry
7 7 (4.58%) Driving Licence
8 6 (3.92%) Replication
9 4 (2.61%) Fintech
10 3 (1.96%) PKI
10 3 (1.96%) SecurID
11 2 (1.31%) Mainframe
11 2 (1.31%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.65%) BYOD
12 1 (0.65%) Derivative
12 1 (0.65%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.65%) HP StoreVirtual
12 1 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 48 (31.37%) Windows
2 29 (18.95%) Windows Server
3 28 (18.30%) Linux
4 14 (9.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (8.50%) Unix
6 12 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (7.19%) Windows XP
8 10 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (5.88%) Windows 8
10 8 (5.23%) Android
11 6 (3.92%) Windows 7
12 4 (2.61%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.61%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.31%) Debian
13 2 (1.31%) Gentoo
13 2 (1.31%) Solaris
13 2 (1.31%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.31%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.31%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (12.42%) E-Commerce
2 17 (11.11%) ITIL
3 16 (10.46%) Load Balancing
4 14 (9.15%) DDoS Mitigation
5 13 (8.50%) SIEM
5 13 (8.50%) WAN Optimisation
6 12 (7.84%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (5.88%) Network Design
7 9 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (5.23%) Mentoring
8 8 (5.23%) Service Management
9 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (4.58%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (4.58%) Mobile Device Management
9 7 (4.58%) Web Filtering
10 4 (2.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (2.61%) High Availability
11 3 (1.96%) Change Management
11 3 (1.96%) Information Security
11 3 (1.96%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.58%) VB
2 5 (3.27%) SQL
3 3 (1.96%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.96%) Python
3 3 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 97 (63.40%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (52.29%) CCNP
3 37 (24.18%) CCNA
4 23 (15.03%) CCSE
5 16 (10.46%) CCIE
5 16 (10.46%) Degree
6 15 (9.80%) CCSA
7 13 (8.50%) JNCIS
8 11 (7.19%) JNCIP
9 6 (3.92%) Check Point Certification
10 5 (3.27%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.61%) CCDP
12 3 (1.96%) CCIP
12 3 (1.96%) CISSP
12 3 (1.96%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.31%) MCITP
13 2 (1.31%) MCSA
13 2 (1.31%) MCSE
13 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.23%) PCI DSS
1 8 (5.23%) SLA
2 7 (4.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.31%) FISMA
4 1 (0.65%) COBIT
4 1 (0.65%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 28 (18.30%) Active Directory
2 20 (13.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.58%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.61%) Terminal Services
4 4 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.31%) Firmware
5 2 (1.31%) pfSense
5 2 (1.31%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.31%) vCloud
5 2 (1.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (8.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (4.58%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.96%) SCCM
4 2 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.31%) Nessus
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.65%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.65%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 117 (76.47%) Cisco
2 58 (37.91%) CheckPoint
3 52 (33.99%) Juniper
4 34 (22.22%) Palo Alto
5 31 (20.26%) F5
6 27 (17.65%) VMware
7 25 (16.34%) Riverbed
8 24 (15.69%) Microsoft
9 15 (9.80%) SonicWALL
10 12 (7.84%) Blue Coat
11 9 (5.88%) HP
12 8 (5.23%) Citrix
12 8 (5.23%) SolarWinds
13 7 (4.58%) Aruba
13 7 (4.58%) Bloomberg
13 7 (4.58%) Infoblox
13 7 (4.58%) MobileIron
13 7 (4.58%) ServiceNow
14 6 (3.92%) Symantec
15 5 (3.27%) Dell
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