The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 57 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1837 1602 1518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.23% 3.29% 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.63% 20.81% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1557 1378 1218
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
Firewall
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7167 7697 7982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.50% 15.82% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6052 6374 6549
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in London

Firewall
Salary Trend in London

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

Firewall Salary Trend in London

Firewall
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in London

Firewall
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
City of London +42 475 £52,500 - 52
Greenwich - 21 £55,000 -
Docklands, London +11 18 £52,500 -1.86%
Canary Wharf -1 13 £77,000 -1.28%
Kingston Upon Thames +15 12 £35,000 +7.69%
Uxbridge 0 8 £23,000 -56.60% 1
Hayes +14 7 £29,000 -42.00%
Dagenham +1 7 £29,750 -15.00%
Chiswick +8 5 £45,000 -
Bromley -5 5 £22,500 -40.00%
Bermondsey - 5 - -
Croydon +4 4 £37,500 +26.05%
Wimbledon -8 4 £44,000 +10.00%
Hounslow +6 3 £34,500 -28.12%
Harrow -7 3 - -
Edgware +2 2 £27,250 -17.42%
Sidcup 0 2 £52,500 +54.41%
Brentford -4 2 £38,250 +41.66%
Chessington - 2 £41,000 -
Twickenham - 2 £60,000 -
Enfield -2 1 £37,500 -
Beckenham -6 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Hammersmith -12 1 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Feltham - 1 £30,000 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Firewall also 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 that cited Firewall.

1 2240 (57.66%) Cisco
2 1841 (47.39%) Windows
3 1330 (34.23%) VMware
4 1265 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1121 (28.85%) Microsoft
6 1119 (28.80%) WAN
7 1043 (26.85%) LAN
8 1031 (26.54%) VPN
9 1013 (26.07%) Active Directory
10 945 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 885 (22.78%) Juniper
11 885 (22.78%) Linux
12 872 (22.45%) CheckPoint
13 869 (22.37%) Finance
14 804 (20.69%) DNS
15 793 (20.41%) MS Exchange
16 750 (19.31%) CCNP
17 745 (19.18%) Cisco ASA
18 743 (19.12%) TCP/IP
19 730 (18.79%) CCNA
20 643 (16.55%) Network Security
21 632 (16.27%) Windows Server 2008
22 603 (15.52%) ITIL
23 590 (15.19%) SAN
24 574 (14.77%) Citrix
25 560 (14.41%) F5
26 548 (14.11%) SQL
27 546 (14.05%) BGP
28 538 (13.85%) Wireless
29 533 (13.72%) HP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Firewall also 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 that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 793 (20.41%) MS Exchange
2 372 (9.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 269 (6.92%) IIS
4 268 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 246 (6.33%) Apache
6 198 (5.10%) Lync
7 182 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 157 (4.04%) SharePoint
9 146 (3.76%) Tomcat
10 122 (3.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 115 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2003
12 76 (1.96%) nginx
13 62 (1.60%) OpenStack
14 41 (1.06%) JBoss
15 28 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
16 22 (0.57%) CMS
16 22 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
17 18 (0.46%) WebSphere
17 18 (0.46%) Confluence
18 16 (0.41%) Drupal
Applications
1 496 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 371 (9.55%) MS Office
3 89 (2.29%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.28%) MS Project
6 5 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.10%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.051%) SmartSuite
8 2 (0.051%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.026%) InDesign
9 1 (0.026%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 28 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
6 7 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.15%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.051%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.051%) RMDS
9 1 (0.026%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.026%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.026%) Eikon
9 1 (0.026%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.026%) Line 500
9 1 (0.026%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.026%) Front Arena
9 1 (0.026%) assyst
9 1 (0.026%) Infor CRM
9 1 (0.026%) SimCorp Dimension
9 1 (0.026%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 190 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
2 183 (4.71%) Office 365
3 109 (2.81%) SaaS
4 95 (2.45%) IaaS
5 92 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 54 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
6 54 (1.39%) PaaS
7 35 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
8 26 (0.67%) Google Apps
9 25 (0.64%) Amazon S3
10 22 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
11 20 (0.51%) Mimecast
12 16 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 15 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 14 (0.36%) Terremark
14 14 (0.36%) Rackspace Cloud
15 11 (0.28%) Route 53
15 11 (0.28%) Heroku
16 10 (0.26%) Engine Yard
16 10 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1119 (28.80%) WAN
2 1043 (26.85%) LAN
3 1031 (26.54%) VPN
4 804 (20.69%) DNS
5 745 (19.18%) Cisco ASA
6 743 (19.12%) TCP/IP
7 643 (16.55%) Network Security
8 590 (15.19%) SAN
9 546 (14.05%) BGP
10 538 (13.85%) Wireless
11 506 (13.02%) MPLS
12 494 (12.72%) DHCP
13 480 (12.36%) OSPF
14 418 (10.76%) Cisco Nexus
15 411 (10.58%) VoIP
16 358 (9.21%) Internet
17 350 (9.01%) EIGRP
18 341 (8.78%) VLAN
19 270 (6.95%) SSL
20 217 (5.59%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 406 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 203 (5.23%) MySQL
3 77 (1.98%) MongoDB
4 69 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 66 (1.70%) Oracle Database
6 53 (1.36%) NoSQL
7 52 (1.34%) Relational Database
8 50 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
9 31 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 31 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 27 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 26 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
12 22 (0.57%) Oracle Exadata
13 21 (0.54%) RDBMS
14 18 (0.46%) Couchbase
15 13 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (0.28%) MariaDB
17 10 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
18 9 (0.23%) Redis
18 9 (0.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 65 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 57 (1.47%) Jenkins
3 51 (1.31%) Subversion
4 32 (0.82%) JIRA
5 23 (0.59%) TeamCity
6 15 (0.39%) Hudson
7 14 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 12 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (0.28%) MSBuild
9 11 (0.28%) Selenium
10 9 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (0.23%) Visual Studio
11 8 (0.21%) Ant
11 8 (0.21%) NUnit
12 7 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.13%) SoapUI
13 5 (0.13%) Fiddler
13 5 (0.13%) JUnit
14 4 (0.10%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 869 (22.37%) Finance
2 245 (6.31%) Telecoms
3 227 (5.84%) Banking
4 130 (3.35%) Law
5 75 (1.93%) Retail
6 69 (1.78%) Advertising
7 67 (1.72%) Marketing
8 61 (1.57%) Legal
9 59 (1.52%) Financial Institution
10 55 (1.42%) Games
11 48 (1.24%) Back Office
12 47 (1.21%) Investment Banking
13 34 (0.88%) Manufacturing
14 28 (0.72%) Electronics
15 18 (0.46%) Front Office
16 17 (0.44%) French Language
16 17 (0.44%) Publishing
17 14 (0.36%) Multimedia
18 10 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
18 10 (0.26%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 1019 (26.23%) Network Engineer
2 474 (12.20%) Support Engineer
3 385 (9.91%) Analyst
4 311 (8.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 296 (7.62%) Consultant
6 240 (6.18%) Security Engineer
7 235 (6.05%) Administrator
8 233 (6.00%) Architect
9 207 (5.33%) Systems Administrator
10 182 (4.68%) Senior Network Engineer
11 179 (4.61%) 2nd Line Support
12 178 (4.58%) Support Analyst
13 167 (4.30%) Network Security Engineer
14 145 (3.73%) Systems Engineer
15 136 (3.50%) IT Support
16 130 (3.35%) 3rd Line Support
17 125 (3.22%) Network Support
18 112 (2.88%) Firewall Engineer
19 102 (2.63%) Security Analyst
20 101 (2.60%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (3.47%) Web Services
2 99 (2.55%) .NET
3 56 (1.44%) LAMP
4 47 (1.21%) Middleware
5 44 (1.13%) HTML
6 38 (0.98%) CSS
7 31 (0.80%) RabbitMQ
7 31 (0.80%) XML
8 23 (0.59%) RESTful
9 22 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
10 19 (0.49%) XMPP
11 18 (0.46%) SOAP
12 16 (0.41%) REST
13 15 (0.39%) MCollective
13 15 (0.39%) Spring
14 14 (0.36%) FIX Protocol
15 11 (0.28%) Apache Flex
16 10 (0.26%) JSON
17 8 (0.21%) SAML
17 8 (0.21%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 232 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 206 (5.30%) Management Information System
3 205 (5.28%) Blackberry
4 148 (3.81%) Computer Science
5 128 (3.29%) Hedge funds
6 120 (3.09%) Clustering
7 77 (1.98%) Replication
8 68 (1.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 65 (1.67%) Open Source
10 53 (1.36%) PKI
11 48 (1.24%) Public Cloud
11 48 (1.24%) iPhone
12 46 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
13 41 (1.06%) Mobile App
13 41 (1.06%) Private Cloud
14 39 (1.00%) Client/Server
15 36 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
16 33 (0.85%) CESG
17 31 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
18 28 (0.72%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1841 (47.39%) Windows
2 885 (22.78%) Linux
3 632 (16.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 497 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 411 (10.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 272 (7.00%) UNIX
7 258 (6.64%) Windows 7
8 254 (6.54%) Windows 8
9 211 (5.43%) Windows XP
10 153 (3.94%) CentOS
11 126 (3.24%) Ubuntu
12 106 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 77 (1.98%) Mac OS X
14 74 (1.90%) Windows Vista
15 72 (1.85%) Solaris
16 57 (1.47%) Debian
17 52 (1.34%) Android
18 32 (0.82%) Mac OS
19 30 (0.77%) Apple iOS
20 26 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 603 (15.52%) ITIL
2 410 (10.55%) Load Balancing
3 332 (8.55%) Information Security
4 283 (7.28%) Network Design
5 247 (6.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 202 (5.20%) Project Management
7 193 (4.97%) Service Delivery
8 191 (4.92%) E-Commerce
9 190 (4.89%) Migration
10 164 (4.22%) DevOps
11 160 (4.12%) SIEM
12 155 (3.99%) Kalman Filter
13 140 (3.60%) Configuration Management
14 135 (3.47%) Incident Management
15 133 (3.42%) Change Management
16 125 (3.22%) Network Monitoring
17 121 (3.11%) Mentoring
18 117 (3.01%) Service Management
19 116 (2.99%) Network Management
20 111 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 548 (14.11%) SQL
2 231 (5.95%) Perl
3 211 (5.43%) Python
4 197 (5.07%) Bash Shell
5 195 (5.02%) PowerShell
6 164 (4.22%) Java
7 106 (2.73%) Ruby
8 95 (2.45%) PHP
9 82 (2.11%) C
10 77 (1.98%) Shell Script
11 64 (1.65%) JavaScript
12 39 (1.00%) C#
13 28 (0.72%) VBScript
14 18 (0.46%) Korn
15 16 (0.41%) VB
16 14 (0.36%) C++
17 13 (0.33%) VBA
18 12 (0.31%) Tcl
18 12 (0.31%) T-SQL
19 11 (0.28%) AWK
Qualifications
1 1265 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
2 750 (19.31%) CCNP
3 730 (18.79%) CCNA
4 413 (10.63%) Degree
5 303 (7.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 243 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 241 (6.20%) MCSE
8 238 (6.13%) CCIE
9 210 (5.41%) CCSA
10 188 (4.84%) CISSP
11 155 (3.99%) SC Cleared
12 139 (3.58%) CCSE
13 103 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 100 (2.57%) MCSA
15 98 (2.52%) MCP
16 91 (2.34%) JNCIP
17 89 (2.29%) MCITP
18 84 (2.16%) CISM
19 76 (1.96%) JNCIA
20 63 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 248 (6.38%) SLA
2 151 (3.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 115 (2.96%) PCI DSS
4 51 (1.31%) QA
5 37 (0.95%) COBIT
6 25 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.23%) GPG13
8 6 (0.15%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.10%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.051%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.026%) JTAG
System Software
1 1013 (26.07%) Active Directory
2 945 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 392 (10.09%) Hyper-V
4 210 (5.41%) XenApp
5 179 (4.61%) vSphere
6 130 (3.35%) VMware ESX
6 130 (3.35%) XenServer
7 108 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
8 81 (2.08%) Terminal Services
9 40 (1.03%) Xen
10 38 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
11 31 (0.80%) KVM
11 31 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 30 (0.77%) XenDesktop
13 28 (0.72%) Varnish
14 27 (0.69%) iptables
14 27 (0.69%) Squid
15 26 (0.67%) Terminal Server
16 25 (0.64%) NFS
17 24 (0.62%) Snort
Systems Management
1 167 (4.30%) Puppet
2 147 (3.78%) Nagios
3 129 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
4 100 (2.57%) Backup Exec
5 79 (2.03%) SCCM
6 62 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
7 60 (1.54%) FortiGate
8 59 (1.52%) WSUS
9 58 (1.49%) Cacti
10 51 (1.31%) ZABBIX
11 49 (1.26%) Cisco Prime
12 48 (1.24%) SCOM
13 44 (1.13%) CiscoWorks
14 42 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
15 41 (1.06%) Ansible
15 41 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
16 39 (1.00%) OpenView
17 35 (0.90%) SELinux
18 24 (0.62%) Icinga
19 22 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2240 (57.66%) Cisco
2 1330 (34.23%) VMware
3 1121 (28.85%) Microsoft
4 885 (22.78%) Juniper
5 872 (22.45%) CheckPoint
6 574 (14.77%) Citrix
7 560 (14.41%) F5
8 533 (13.72%) HP
9 233 (6.00%) Red Hat
10 204 (5.25%) Oracle
11 185 (4.76%) Symantec
12 176 (4.53%) SolarWinds
13 174 (4.48%) NetApp
14 169 (4.35%) Fortinet
15 154 (3.96%) Dell
16 149 (3.84%) Apple
17 142 (3.66%) Avaya
18 129 (3.32%) Riverbed
19 124 (3.19%) Blue Coat
20 119 (3.06%) EMC
South West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum bonus, healthcare, training, gym mem
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excelent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + significant on site allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Which?
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + health, bonus, pension, shares
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus, shares, health, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago