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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall Engineer
Rank 605 625 603
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 29 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.011% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.012% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 28 0 11
Average salary £46,000 - £51,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,050 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.50% +5.26%
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
41277 42384 44909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.88% 93.95% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35223 34844 38809
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 £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 22 December 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 December 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
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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 - 3 £57,500 -
Greenwich - 3 £47,500 -
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 40 (100.00%) Firewall
2 35 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 34 (85.00%) Cisco
4 25 (62.50%) Juniper
5 22 (55.00%) Network Security
6 20 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (45.00%) CCNP
8 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
9 12 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (30.00%) CCSE
10 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
11 10 (25.00%) Finance
12 9 (22.50%) VPN
12 9 (22.50%) WAN
13 8 (20.00%) DNS
14 7 (17.50%) LAN
15 6 (15.00%) DHCP
15 6 (15.00%) F5
16 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
17 4 (10.00%) SNMP
17 4 (10.00%) SSL
17 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
17 4 (10.00%) CCIE
17 4 (10.00%) UNIX
17 4 (10.00%) Linux
17 4 (10.00%) VMware
17 4 (10.00%) CCSA
17 4 (10.00%) Blue Coat
17 4 (10.00%) BGP
17 4 (10.00%) OSPF

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 40 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (55.00%) Network Security
3 12 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (22.50%) WAN
4 9 (22.50%) VPN
5 8 (20.00%) DNS
6 7 (17.50%) LAN
7 6 (15.00%) DHCP
8 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 4 (10.00%) SNMP
9 4 (10.00%) SSL
9 4 (10.00%) OSPF
9 4 (10.00%) BGP
9 4 (10.00%) Junos
9 4 (10.00%) NetScreen
10 2 (5.00%) MPLS
10 2 (5.00%) Internet
10 2 (5.00%) Wireless
10 2 (5.00%) IPsec
10 2 (5.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.50%) Replication
2 1 (2.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
1 4 (10.00%) UNIX
2 3 (7.50%) Solaris
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) AIX
4 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (7.50%) Network Management
2 3 (7.50%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (5.00%) SIEM
3 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.50%) Migration
4 1 (2.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (2.50%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 1 (2.50%) Network Design
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) Perl
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
1 1 (2.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (45.00%) CCNP
3 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
4 12 (30.00%) CCSE
5 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
6 4 (10.00%) CCIE
6 4 (10.00%) CCSA
7 2 (5.00%) JNCIP
7 2 (5.00%) JNCIE
7 2 (5.00%) CCNA
8 1 (2.50%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
3 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.50%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 35 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 34 (85.00%) Cisco
3 25 (62.50%) Juniper
4 6 (15.00%) F5
5 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.00%) VMware
5 4 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 3 (7.50%) HP
6 3 (7.50%) Citrix
7 2 (5.00%) Sourcefire
7 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.00%) SonicWALL
7 2 (5.00%) Polycom
7 2 (5.00%) Aruba
7 2 (5.00%) Stonesoft
8 1 (2.50%) LogLogic
8 1 (2.50%) TippingPoint
8 1 (2.50%) Tufin
8 1 (2.50%) Nokia
8 1 (2.50%) Sophos
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