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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 63 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1843 1693 1558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.14% 3.40% 3.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.22% 21.10% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1468 1290
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -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
7028 8023 7950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.79% 16.11% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5961 6606 6559
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +22 415 £55,000 +4.76% 55
Docklands, London +12 13 £28,000 -47.66%
Bromley +1 12 £22,500 -43.75%
Canary Wharf +8 11 £80,000 +2.56%
Greenford - 7 £29,000 -
Chiswick +8 6 £45,000 - 2
Hayes +15 5 £29,000 -42.00% 3
Croydon -3 4 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Wimbledon -5 4 £44,000 +25.71% 1
Greenwich - 4 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 3 £34,000 +6.25% 5
Enfield -1 3 £37,500 - 4
Hammersmith -6 3 £32,000 -45.76% 1
Dagenham -7 3 £29,750 -15.00%
Hounslow +10 2 £35,000 -27.08%
Edgware +3 2 £27,250 -17.42%
Harrow -3 2 - - 1
Uxbridge -4 2 £32,500 -38.67%
Bermondsey - 2 - -
Brentford +2 1 £26,500 -1.85%
Sidcup -6 1 £52,500 +43.83%
Beckenham -8 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Paddington - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £24,000 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 2238 (56.64%) Cisco
2 1779 (45.03%) Windows
3 1263 (31.97%) VMware
4 1211 (30.65%) Cisco Certification
5 1078 (27.28%) Microsoft
6 1054 (26.68%) WAN
7 1019 (25.79%) LAN
8 988 (25.01%) VPN
9 962 (24.35%) Active Directory
10 924 (23.39%) Linux
11 918 (23.23%) CheckPoint
12 898 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 873 (22.10%) Juniper
14 857 (21.69%) Finance
15 816 (20.65%) TCP/IP
16 804 (20.35%) DNS
17 802 (20.30%) Cisco ASA
18 773 (19.56%) MS Exchange
19 706 (17.87%) CCNP
20 687 (17.39%) CCNA
21 677 (17.13%) Data Centre
22 676 (17.11%) Network Security
23 602 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
24 592 (14.98%) F5
25 573 (14.50%) Citrix
26 566 (14.33%) BGP
27 547 (13.84%) ITIL
28 543 (13.74%) SAN
29 533 (13.49%) HP
30 530 (13.41%) SQL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 773 (19.56%) MS Exchange
2 377 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 264 (6.68%) IIS
4 252 (6.38%) Apache
5 251 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 181 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 173 (4.38%) Lync
8 147 (3.72%) SharePoint
9 142 (3.59%) Tomcat
10 114 (2.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 93 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
12 81 (2.05%) nginx
13 78 (1.97%) OpenStack
14 49 (1.24%) JBoss
15 34 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
16 27 (0.68%) WebSphere
17 26 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
18 23 (0.58%) Confluence
18 23 (0.58%) CMS
19 22 (0.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 431 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 323 (8.18%) MS Office
3 80 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.20%) MS Project
6 5 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.10%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.051%) SmartSuite
8 2 (0.051%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.025%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 20 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (0.15%) ION MarketView
7 3 (0.076%) Infor CRM
8 2 (0.051%) Line 500
8 2 (0.051%) RMDS
8 2 (0.051%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.025%) SimCorp Dimension
9 1 (0.025%) assyst
9 1 (0.025%) Tridion
9 1 (0.025%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.025%) HiPortfolio
9 1 (0.025%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.025%) Magento
9 1 (0.025%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.025%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 227 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 181 (4.58%) Office 365
3 106 (2.68%) SaaS
4 93 (2.35%) IaaS
5 91 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 59 (1.49%) PaaS
7 53 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
8 44 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
9 28 (0.71%) Amazon S3
10 23 (0.58%) Google Apps
11 22 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
12 18 (0.46%) Route 53
13 17 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 16 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 15 (0.38%) Mimecast
16 14 (0.35%) Rackspace Cloud
17 13 (0.33%) Terremark
18 12 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
19 11 (0.28%) Heroku
20 10 (0.25%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 1054 (26.68%) WAN
2 1019 (25.79%) LAN
3 988 (25.01%) VPN
4 816 (20.65%) TCP/IP
5 804 (20.35%) DNS
6 802 (20.30%) Cisco ASA
7 676 (17.11%) Network Security
8 566 (14.33%) BGP
9 543 (13.74%) SAN
10 517 (13.09%) OSPF
11 509 (12.88%) Wireless
12 480 (12.15%) DHCP
13 476 (12.05%) MPLS
14 429 (10.86%) Cisco Nexus
15 393 (9.95%) VoIP
16 344 (8.71%) VLAN
17 331 (8.38%) EIGRP
18 318 (8.05%) Internet
19 267 (6.76%) SSL
20 202 (5.11%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 383 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 208 (5.26%) MySQL
3 89 (2.25%) MongoDB
4 80 (2.02%) Oracle Database
5 60 (1.52%) NoSQL
6 57 (1.44%) Relational Database
7 55 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 48 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
9 41 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
10 33 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
11 26 (0.66%) Oracle Exadata
12 24 (0.61%) Couchbase
13 21 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
14 20 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
15 16 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (0.40%) RDBMS
16 11 (0.28%) Redis
17 10 (0.25%) Big Data
17 10 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
17 10 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 87 (2.20%) Git (software)
2 63 (1.59%) Jenkins
3 61 (1.54%) Subversion
4 33 (0.84%) JIRA
5 23 (0.58%) TeamCity
6 17 (0.43%) Hudson
7 14 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 12 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (0.30%) MSBuild
9 11 (0.28%) NUnit
9 11 (0.28%) Selenium
10 9 (0.23%) Visual Studio
11 8 (0.20%) Ant
11 8 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (0.15%) Liquibase
13 6 (0.15%) Flyway
14 5 (0.13%) JUnit
15 4 (0.10%) HP UFT
15 4 (0.10%) Maven
General
1 857 (21.69%) Finance
2 260 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 241 (6.10%) Banking
4 122 (3.09%) Law
5 99 (2.51%) Retail
6 75 (1.90%) Advertising
7 67 (1.70%) Legal
8 63 (1.59%) Marketing
9 60 (1.52%) Games
10 57 (1.44%) Financial Institution
11 41 (1.04%) Investment Banking
12 37 (0.94%) Back Office
13 28 (0.71%) Manufacturing
14 20 (0.51%) Online Betting
15 19 (0.48%) Electronics
16 18 (0.46%) Front Office
17 17 (0.43%) Publishing
17 17 (0.43%) Multimedia
17 17 (0.43%) French Language
18 12 (0.30%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 1046 (26.47%) Network Engineer
2 440 (11.14%) Support Engineer
3 394 (9.97%) Analyst
4 314 (7.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 307 (7.77%) Consultant
6 265 (6.71%) Security Engineer
7 250 (6.33%) Architect
8 238 (6.02%) Administrator
9 198 (5.01%) Systems Administrator
9 198 (5.01%) Senior Network Engineer
10 167 (4.23%) Support Analyst
11 162 (4.10%) Network Security Engineer
11 162 (4.10%) 2nd Line Support
12 139 (3.52%) Systems Engineer
12 139 (3.52%) Network Support
13 133 (3.37%) IT Support
14 128 (3.24%) Security Analyst
15 121 (3.06%) 3rd Line Support
16 114 (2.89%) Security Consultant
17 109 (2.76%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (3.67%) Web Services
2 92 (2.33%) .NET
3 66 (1.67%) Middleware
4 55 (1.39%) LAMP
5 53 (1.34%) HTML
6 48 (1.21%) CSS
7 35 (0.89%) XML
8 30 (0.76%) RabbitMQ
9 26 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
10 25 (0.63%) FIX Protocol
11 24 (0.61%) XMPP
12 22 (0.56%) RESTful
13 21 (0.53%) SOAP
14 20 (0.51%) REST
15 15 (0.38%) MCollective
16 13 (0.33%) Apache Flex
17 10 (0.25%) J2EE
18 9 (0.23%) HTML5
18 9 (0.23%) JSON
19 8 (0.20%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 677 (17.13%) Data Centre
2 234 (5.92%) Management Information System
3 226 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
4 185 (4.68%) Blackberry
5 151 (3.82%) Computer Science
6 107 (2.71%) Clustering
6 107 (2.71%) Hedge funds
7 72 (1.82%) Replication
8 66 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 65 (1.65%) PKI
10 54 (1.37%) Public Cloud
11 49 (1.24%) iPhone
12 38 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
12 38 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
13 35 (0.89%) Private Cloud
14 32 (0.81%) EqualLogic
14 32 (0.81%) Client/Server
15 31 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
16 30 (0.76%) Mobile App
17 29 (0.73%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1779 (45.03%) Windows
2 924 (23.39%) Linux
3 602 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 480 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 375 (9.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 264 (6.68%) UNIX
7 236 (5.97%) Windows 7
8 225 (5.69%) Windows 8
9 200 (5.06%) Windows XP
10 167 (4.23%) CentOS
11 146 (3.70%) Ubuntu
12 121 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 92 (2.33%) Mac OS X
14 77 (1.95%) Solaris
15 66 (1.67%) Windows Vista
16 64 (1.62%) Debian
17 58 (1.47%) Android
18 31 (0.78%) Apple iOS
19 29 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
19 29 (0.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (13.84%) ITIL
2 399 (10.10%) Load Balancing
3 369 (9.34%) Information Security
4 290 (7.34%) Network Design
5 222 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 209 (5.29%) SIEM
7 207 (5.24%) Project Management
8 197 (4.99%) Service Delivery
9 187 (4.73%) E-Commerce
10 182 (4.61%) Migration
10 182 (4.61%) DevOps
11 154 (3.90%) Kalman Filter
12 150 (3.80%) Incident Management
13 140 (3.54%) Agile Software Development
14 139 (3.52%) Change Management
15 138 (3.49%) Mentoring
16 134 (3.39%) Configuration Management
17 119 (3.01%) Penetration Testing
18 117 (2.96%) Network Monitoring
19 112 (2.83%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 530 (13.41%) SQL
2 213 (5.39%) Perl
2 213 (5.39%) Python
3 203 (5.14%) Bash Shell
4 198 (5.01%) PowerShell
5 163 (4.13%) Java
6 113 (2.86%) Ruby
7 104 (2.63%) PHP
8 87 (2.20%) C
9 84 (2.13%) JavaScript
10 71 (1.80%) Shell Script
11 37 (0.94%) C#
12 24 (0.61%) Korn
13 20 (0.51%) VBScript
14 19 (0.48%) VB
15 17 (0.43%) C++
16 13 (0.33%) T-SQL
17 12 (0.30%) Tcl
17 12 (0.30%) AWK
18 9 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1211 (30.65%) Cisco Certification
2 706 (17.87%) CCNP
3 687 (17.39%) CCNA
4 405 (10.25%) Degree
5 281 (7.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 247 (6.25%) CCIE
7 244 (6.18%) Security Cleared
8 229 (5.80%) CCSA
9 218 (5.52%) MCSE
10 190 (4.81%) CISSP
11 156 (3.95%) SC Cleared
12 151 (3.82%) CCSE
13 100 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 94 (2.38%) JNCIP
14 94 (2.38%) MCSA
15 83 (2.10%) CISM
16 80 (2.02%) MCP
17 79 (2.00%) MCITP
18 74 (1.87%) JNCIA
19 48 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 260 (6.58%) SLA
2 186 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 112 (2.83%) PCI DSS
4 56 (1.42%) QA
5 36 (0.91%) COBIT
6 25 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.38%) HIPAA
8 6 (0.15%) GPG13
8 6 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 5 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.025%) JTAG
System Software
1 962 (24.35%) Active Directory
2 898 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 386 (9.77%) Hyper-V
4 191 (4.83%) XenApp
5 177 (4.48%) vSphere
6 125 (3.16%) VMware ESX
7 120 (3.04%) XenServer
8 91 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
9 78 (1.97%) Terminal Services
10 42 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
11 36 (0.91%) Xen
12 35 (0.89%) KVM
13 33 (0.84%) Varnish
14 32 (0.81%) NFS
15 28 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 28 (0.71%) XenDesktop
15 28 (0.71%) Docker
16 25 (0.63%) iptables
17 24 (0.61%) Postfix
17 24 (0.61%) Squid
Systems Management
1 194 (4.91%) Puppet
2 148 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
3 141 (3.57%) Nagios
4 97 (2.46%) Backup Exec
5 72 (1.82%) SCCM
6 57 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
7 55 (1.39%) FortiGate
7 55 (1.39%) WSUS
8 54 (1.37%) Ansible
9 50 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
10 49 (1.24%) Cacti
11 47 (1.19%) CiscoWorks
12 45 (1.14%) ZABBIX
13 40 (1.01%) OpenView
14 38 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
15 37 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
16 35 (0.89%) SCOM
17 28 (0.71%) logstash
17 28 (0.71%) SELinux
18 26 (0.66%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2238 (56.64%) Cisco
2 1263 (31.97%) VMware
3 1078 (27.28%) Microsoft
4 918 (23.23%) CheckPoint
5 873 (22.10%) Juniper
6 592 (14.98%) F5
7 573 (14.50%) Citrix
8 533 (13.49%) HP
9 242 (6.13%) Red Hat
10 230 (5.82%) Oracle
11 177 (4.48%) Fortinet
12 173 (4.38%) Symantec
13 169 (4.28%) NetApp
14 147 (3.72%) SolarWinds
15 139 (3.52%) Dell
16 138 (3.49%) Riverbed
17 126 (3.19%) Avaya
18 125 (3.16%) EMC
19 124 (3.14%) Blue Coat
20 121 (3.06%) Apple
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