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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 59 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1907 1491 1669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.14% 3.35% 3.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.72% 20.97% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1304 1449
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £31,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
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
7715 7109 8647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 15.97% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6382 6037 7314
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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 +23 466 £51,500 +3.00% 67
Bromley +5 31 £37,500 -4.45% 1
Docklands, London -10 12 £51,000 -11.30% 1
Harrow -11 7 £65,000 +13.04% 4
Croydon -11 6 £40,000 -11.11% 4
New Malden - 5 £42,500 - 2
Uxbridge +5 4 £63,500 +81.42% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -10 4 £35,250 -1.39%
Sidcup - 4 £52,500 - 2
Beckenham +6 3 £27,500 -37.14%
Wembley +2 3 £32,500 +12.06%
Wimbledon -6 3 £42,500 +25.00%
South Croydon - 3 £47,500 -
Romford +5 2 £26,250 -47.50%
Hounslow -5 2 £52,500 +27.27% 2
Hayes -7 2 £51,500 +3.00% 2
Surbiton - 2 £40,000 -
Teddington - 2 £42,500 -
Twickenham -1 1 £35,000 -36.36%
Ilford -1 1 £27,500 +30.95%
Chiswick -5 1 £47,500 -17.39%
Greenwich - 1 £28,000 -
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £59,000 - 2
Bexley - 1 - -
Greenford - 1 - - 1
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1803 (50.08%) Cisco
2 1770 (49.17%) Windows
3 1128 (31.33%) VMware
4 1029 (28.58%) Linux
5 1008 (28.00%) Active Directory
6 954 (26.50%) Cisco Certification
7 918 (25.50%) VPN
8 888 (24.67%) Microsoft
9 851 (23.64%) Finance
10 829 (23.03%) DNS
11 827 (22.97%) WAN
12 822 (22.83%) TCP/IP
13 807 (22.42%) Juniper
14 797 (22.14%) VMware Infrastructure
15 769 (21.36%) CheckPoint
16 728 (20.22%) LAN
17 723 (20.08%) MS Exchange
18 680 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
19 617 (17.14%) SAN
20 603 (16.75%) ITIL
21 580 (16.11%) CCNP
22 546 (15.17%) Network Security
23 528 (14.67%) Citrix
24 506 (14.06%) Cisco ASA
25 492 (13.67%) Windows Server 2003
26 480 (13.33%) SQL
27 470 (13.06%) DHCP
28 464 (12.89%) CCNA
29 456 (12.67%) F5
30 446 (12.39%) MPLS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 723 (20.08%) MS Exchange
2 370 (10.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 288 (8.00%) IIS
4 266 (7.39%) Apache
5 219 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 208 (5.78%) SharePoint
7 183 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 172 (4.78%) Tomcat
9 145 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2003
10 135 (3.75%) Lync
11 130 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 60 (1.67%) nginx
13 54 (1.50%) CMS
14 37 (1.03%) WebSphere
15 31 (0.86%) Node.js
16 30 (0.83%) Drupal
16 30 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
17 28 (0.78%) IBM Notes
18 25 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2000
18 25 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 416 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 323 (8.97%) MS Office
3 68 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.19%) MS Project
6 6 (0.17%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.14%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.11%) SmartSuite
9 3 (0.083%) S-PLUS
9 3 (0.083%) Maya
9 3 (0.083%) 3ds Max
9 3 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.056%) SPSS
11 1 (0.028%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 19 (0.53%) Google Analytics
2 13 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.33%) assyst
3 12 (0.33%) WebTrends
3 12 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.11%) Summit
5 3 (0.083%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.083%) Advent Moxy
5 3 (0.083%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.083%) IntelliMatch
5 3 (0.083%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.083%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.056%) Eikon
6 2 (0.056%) Front Arena
6 2 (0.056%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.056%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.056%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.028%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 138 (3.83%) Office 365
2 83 (2.31%) SaaS
3 79 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
4 68 (1.89%) IaaS
5 59 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 40 (1.11%) Joyent
7 33 (0.92%) PaaS
8 25 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (0.53%) Rackspace Cloud
10 18 (0.50%) Google Apps
11 17 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.19%) GitHub
13 3 (0.083%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.028%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 918 (25.50%) VPN
2 829 (23.03%) DNS
3 827 (22.97%) WAN
4 822 (22.83%) TCP/IP
5 728 (20.22%) LAN
6 617 (17.14%) SAN
7 546 (15.17%) Network Security
8 506 (14.06%) Cisco ASA
9 470 (13.06%) DHCP
10 446 (12.39%) MPLS
11 415 (11.53%) Wireless
12 394 (10.94%) BGP
13 333 (9.25%) Internet
14 330 (9.17%) OSPF
15 314 (8.72%) SSL
16 292 (8.11%) VoIP
17 258 (7.17%) VLAN
18 200 (5.56%) NAS
19 193 (5.36%) Cisco Nexus
19 193 (5.36%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 418 (11.61%) SQL Server
2 243 (6.75%) MySQL
3 60 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 51 (1.42%) Relational Database
5 49 (1.36%) Oracle Database
6 39 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
7 37 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
8 36 (1.00%) Redis
9 28 (0.78%) MongoDB
10 24 (0.67%) NoSQL
11 22 (0.61%) Oracle Exadata
11 22 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
12 21 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (0.42%) Big Data
13 15 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (0.28%) RDBMS
16 9 (0.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 88 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 58 (1.61%) Jenkins
3 49 (1.36%) JIRA
4 44 (1.22%) Subversion
5 37 (1.03%) TeamCity
6 25 (0.69%) Firebug
7 24 (0.67%) Hudson
8 17 (0.47%) Visual Studio
9 11 (0.31%) MSBuild
10 10 (0.28%) Metasploit
11 9 (0.25%) Eclipse
11 9 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (0.17%) Bugzilla
12 6 (0.17%) NUnit
12 6 (0.17%) CruiseControl
13 5 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.14%) Gerrit
14 4 (0.11%) AppScan
15 3 (0.083%) Selenium
15 3 (0.083%) FitNesse
General
1 851 (23.64%) Finance
2 278 (7.72%) Telecoms
3 225 (6.25%) Banking
4 142 (3.94%) Law
5 88 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 76 (2.11%) Retail
7 72 (2.00%) Publishing
8 67 (1.86%) Legal
9 61 (1.69%) Advertising
10 60 (1.67%) Marketing
11 44 (1.22%) Games
12 33 (0.92%) Front Office
13 28 (0.78%) Financial Institution
14 26 (0.72%) Electronics
14 26 (0.72%) Billing
15 23 (0.64%) Back Office
16 21 (0.58%) Manufacturing
17 8 (0.22%) Local Government
18 7 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
19 5 (0.14%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 794 (22.06%) Network Engineer
2 530 (14.72%) Analyst
3 377 (10.47%) Support Engineer
4 259 (7.19%) Security Engineer
5 245 (6.81%) Consultant
6 241 (6.69%) Administrator
7 206 (5.72%) Architect
8 199 (5.53%) Security Analyst
9 197 (5.47%) Systems Administrator
10 192 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 176 (4.89%) Support Analyst
12 167 (4.64%) Senior Network Engineer
13 146 (4.06%) Systems Engineer
14 142 (3.94%) Network Security Engineer
15 129 (3.58%) 3rd Line Support
16 115 (3.19%) Network Analyst
17 112 (3.11%) IT Support
18 100 (2.78%) Team Leader
19 90 (2.50%) Security Consultant
20 87 (2.42%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (3.83%) Web Services
2 108 (3.00%) .NET
3 100 (2.78%) CSS
4 77 (2.14%) XML
5 68 (1.89%) HTML
6 49 (1.36%) LAMP
7 45 (1.25%) Middleware
8 44 (1.22%) Ajax
9 31 (0.86%) JSON
10 25 (0.69%) FIX Protocol
10 25 (0.69%) ActiveMQ
11 22 (0.61%) J2EE
11 22 (0.61%) SOAP
12 20 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
13 17 (0.47%) JSF
13 17 (0.47%) XHTML
14 15 (0.42%) WebSphere MQ
14 15 (0.42%) XSLT
15 12 (0.33%) ASP.NET
16 10 (0.28%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 214 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
2 206 (5.72%) Blackberry
3 163 (4.53%) Management Information System
4 139 (3.86%) Clustering
5 123 (3.42%) Computer Science
6 122 (3.39%) Replication
7 119 (3.31%) Hedge funds
8 74 (2.06%) Open Source
9 57 (1.58%) Video Conferencing
10 43 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
11 42 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 41 (1.14%) Statistics
12 41 (1.14%) Mobile App
13 36 (1.00%) Digital Media
14 34 (0.94%) iPhone
15 33 (0.92%) Client/Server
15 33 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
16 32 (0.89%) SecurID
17 31 (0.86%) Fixed Income
17 31 (0.86%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1770 (49.17%) Windows
2 1029 (28.58%) Linux
3 680 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 492 (13.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 425 (11.81%) UNIX
6 414 (11.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 217 (6.03%) Solaris
8 200 (5.56%) Windows 7
9 153 (4.25%) Windows XP
10 145 (4.03%) Windows 8
11 123 (3.42%) Mac OS X
11 123 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 102 (2.83%) Ubuntu
13 89 (2.47%) CentOS
14 70 (1.94%) Mac OS
15 52 (1.44%) Debian
16 35 (0.97%) Windows Vista
17 32 (0.89%) AIX
18 29 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
19 27 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 603 (16.75%) ITIL
2 388 (10.78%) Information Security
3 367 (10.19%) Load Balancing
4 228 (6.33%) Project Management
5 206 (5.72%) Agile Software Development
6 191 (5.31%) Network Design
7 170 (4.72%) Migration
8 163 (4.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 155 (4.31%) SIEM
10 142 (3.94%) Kalman Filter
11 139 (3.86%) E-Commerce
12 135 (3.75%) Change Management
13 119 (3.31%) DevOps
14 117 (3.25%) Penetration Testing
15 113 (3.14%) Incident Management
16 109 (3.03%) Security Management
17 105 (2.92%) Service Management
18 103 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
19 102 (2.83%) Capacity Planning
20 99 (2.75%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 480 (13.33%) SQL
2 265 (7.36%) Perl
3 238 (6.61%) Java
4 189 (5.25%) PowerShell
5 144 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 127 (3.53%) PHP
7 124 (3.44%) Python
8 116 (3.22%) Ruby
9 101 (2.81%) JavaScript
10 66 (1.83%) C
11 58 (1.61%) C#
12 53 (1.47%) Shell Script
13 34 (0.94%) VB
14 20 (0.56%) T-SQL
15 16 (0.44%) C++
16 12 (0.33%) VBA
17 10 (0.28%) VBScript
18 9 (0.25%) AWK
18 9 (0.25%) Korn
19 7 (0.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 954 (26.50%) Cisco Certification
2 580 (16.11%) CCNP
3 464 (12.89%) CCNA
4 366 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 334 (9.28%) Degree
6 265 (7.36%) MCSE
7 242 (6.72%) CISSP
8 185 (5.14%) CCIE
9 154 (4.28%) MCITP
10 125 (3.47%) MCSA
11 116 (3.22%) CCSE
12 115 (3.19%) Security Cleared
13 93 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 90 (2.50%) CCSA
14 90 (2.50%) MCP
15 77 (2.14%) SC Cleared
16 54 (1.50%) CISM
17 51 (1.42%) CCDP
18 47 (1.31%) CEH
18 47 (1.31%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (5.06%) SLA
2 179 (4.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 114 (3.17%) PCI DSS
4 76 (2.11%) QA
5 23 (0.64%) COBIT
6 21 (0.58%) ISO 9001
7 15 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.22%) GPG13
9 7 (0.19%) JSP 440
10 4 (0.11%) ISO 8583
10 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 4 (0.11%) BS7799
11 1 (0.028%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1008 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 797 (22.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 304 (8.44%) Hyper-V
4 190 (5.28%) vSphere
5 183 (5.08%) XenApp
6 108 (3.00%) VMware ESX
7 84 (2.33%) XenServer
8 78 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
9 60 (1.67%) XenDesktop
10 55 (1.53%) NFS
11 40 (1.11%) Terminal Services
12 30 (0.83%) Snort
13 29 (0.81%) Xen
14 25 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
14 25 (0.69%) MetaFrame
14 25 (0.69%) Samba
14 25 (0.69%) UAG
14 25 (0.69%) Varnish
14 25 (0.69%) KVM
15 22 (0.61%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 176 (4.89%) Puppet
2 165 (4.58%) Backup Exec
3 149 (4.14%) Nagios
4 95 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
5 77 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 63 (1.75%) Cacti
7 54 (1.50%) WSUS
7 54 (1.50%) SCCM
8 52 (1.44%) SCOM
9 49 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
10 45 (1.25%) CiscoWorks
11 43 (1.19%) OpenView
12 33 (0.92%) Nessus
12 33 (0.92%) NetBackup
12 33 (0.92%) ZABBIX
13 24 (0.67%) FortiGate
14 19 (0.53%) Cisco Prime
15 18 (0.50%) Zenoss
16 17 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 14 (0.39%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1803 (50.08%) Cisco
2 1128 (31.33%) VMware
3 888 (24.67%) Microsoft
4 807 (22.42%) Juniper
5 769 (21.36%) CheckPoint
6 528 (14.67%) Citrix
7 456 (12.67%) F5
8 417 (11.58%) HP
9 276 (7.67%) Oracle
10 222 (6.17%) Symantec
11 216 (6.00%) Red Hat
12 169 (4.69%) Blue Coat
13 160 (4.44%) Dell
14 158 (4.39%) NetApp
15 134 (3.72%) Avaya
16 118 (3.28%) EMC
16 118 (3.28%) SolarWinds
17 101 (2.81%) Veeam
18 96 (2.67%) Fortinet
19 91 (2.53%) Websense
London
Talent Crew
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-65,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hammersmith And Fulham, London
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £73000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits.
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
World First
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Plc - London Metropolitan University
Posted: Yesterday