The table below looks at the statistics for the Firewall Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall Specialist
Rank - 612 638
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Specialist 0 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.009% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.010% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Average salary - £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 - £40,000
Firewall Specialist
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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Firewall Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Specialist in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Firewall Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Firewall Specialist
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Specialist across the London region.

Firewall Specialist Salary Trend in London

Firewall Specialist
Top 12 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Firewall Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Trustwave
1 3 (100.00%) Ruckus Wireless

Firewall Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Firewall Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (100.00%) Trustwave
1 3 (100.00%) Ruckus Wireless