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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall Engineer
Rank 606 583 623
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 31 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.064% 0.034% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.036% 0.019%
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 £72,500 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44902 41422 48468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.32% 93.47% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37717 34598 42154
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 31 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 31 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 -6 8 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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 48 (100.00%) Firewall
2 38 (79.17%) CheckPoint
3 35 (72.92%) WAN
4 33 (68.75%) LAN
5 32 (66.67%) TCP/IP
6 29 (60.42%) F5
7 28 (58.33%) Cisco
8 27 (56.25%) DNS
9 26 (54.17%) Network Security
10 24 (50.00%) VPN
11 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (45.83%) Juniper
13 21 (43.75%) TACACS
13 21 (43.75%) Finance
13 21 (43.75%) CCNP
14 17 (35.42%) Windows
14 17 (35.42%) SonicWALL
15 16 (33.33%) CCSE
15 16 (33.33%) BIG-IP
15 16 (33.33%) PCI DSS
15 16 (33.33%) Linux
16 15 (31.25%) BGP
16 15 (31.25%) Load Balancing
17 14 (29.17%) Network Management
17 14 (29.17%) OSPF
17 14 (29.17%) Sophos
17 14 (29.17%) Data Security
17 14 (29.17%) SSL
18 13 (27.08%) HP
18 13 (27.08%) SIEM

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 11 (22.92%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 48 (100.00%) Firewall
2 35 (72.92%) WAN
3 33 (68.75%) LAN
4 32 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 27 (56.25%) DNS
6 26 (54.17%) Network Security
7 24 (50.00%) VPN
8 21 (43.75%) TACACS
9 16 (33.33%) BIG-IP
10 15 (31.25%) BGP
11 14 (29.17%) OSPF
11 14 (29.17%) SSL
12 12 (25.00%) Internet
12 12 (25.00%) EIGRP
13 11 (22.92%) IGRP
13 11 (22.92%) LDAP
13 11 (22.92%) SMTP
13 11 (22.92%) HTTP
14 6 (12.50%) SNMP
14 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (4.17%) Firmware
2 1 (2.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Load Balancing
2 14 (29.17%) Network Management
2 14 (29.17%) Data Security
3 13 (27.08%) SIEM
4 11 (22.92%) Network Design
5 9 (18.75%) Capacity Management
6 4 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.17%) Information Security
7 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.08%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.08%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.08%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) Tcl
1 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (43.75%) CCNP
3 16 (33.33%) CCSE
4 4 (8.33%) CCNA
5 3 (6.25%) CCSA
6 2 (4.17%) JNCIE
6 2 (4.17%) CCIE
7 1 (2.08%) CCDP
7 1 (2.08%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.25%) ProxySG
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) CiscoWorks
1 11 (22.92%) HP NNM
2 2 (4.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 38 (79.17%) CheckPoint
2 29 (60.42%) F5
3 28 (58.33%) Cisco
4 22 (45.83%) Juniper
5 17 (35.42%) SonicWALL
6 14 (29.17%) Sophos
7 13 (27.08%) HP
8 4 (8.33%) SolarWinds
8 4 (8.33%) Blue Coat
9 3 (6.25%) Nokia
9 3 (6.25%) Citrix
9 3 (6.25%) Dell
9 3 (6.25%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (6.25%) Trustwave
9 3 (6.25%) Aruba
10 2 (4.17%) Fortinet
10 2 (4.17%) Polycom
10 2 (4.17%) Sourcefire
10 2 (4.17%) VMware
11 1 (2.08%) Websense
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum + £5k bonus + £3k car allowance + be
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago