The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 71 68 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1720 1554 1586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.56% 3.51% 3.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.99% 20.84% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1314 1358
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £71,900 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7822 7457 8384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.18% 16.83% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6507 6115 7114
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +25 460 £52,500 - 76
Bromley +5 30 £40,000 +1.91% 1
Docklands, London -15 11 £53,500 -10.83%
Hammersmith +4 10 £59,000 +38.82% 1
Sidcup - 10 £36,500 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -6 8 £32,000 +3.22% 1
Harrow -2 7 £49,500 -13.91% 2
Chislehurst - 6 £36,000 -
Dagenham - 6 £35,000 -
Uxbridge 0 5 £53,000 +51.42%
Wimbledon -9 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Beckenham +3 4 £27,500 -35.29%
Canary Wharf 0 4 £69,250 +4.52%
Wembley -8 4 £30,000 - 2
Hounslow -14 3 £50,000 +98.01% 2
Croydon -21 3 £58,750 +56.66% 3
Enfield +7 2 £37,500 +78.57% 1
Twickenham +7 2 £37,500 -34.78%
Surbiton -9 2 £40,000 -
Hayes -10 2 £50,750 -7.72% 2
South Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
New Malden - 2 £42,500 -
Teddington - 2 £42,500 -
Hackney - 2 £44,021 -
Ealing +13 1 - -
Romford +3 1 £21,000 -14.28% 1
Edgware 0 1 £33,000 +4.76% 1
Ilford -5 1 £27,500 +30.95%
Mitcham - 1 £38,000 -
Westminster - 1 £67,500 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1713 (51.29%) Cisco
2 1703 (50.99%) Windows
3 1072 (32.10%) VMware
4 1019 (30.51%) Linux
5 984 (29.46%) Active Directory
6 877 (26.26%) Microsoft
7 872 (26.11%) Cisco Certification
8 863 (25.84%) VPN
9 859 (25.72%) DNS
10 806 (24.13%) WAN
10 806 (24.13%) TCP/IP
11 780 (23.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 763 (22.84%) Finance
13 736 (22.04%) LAN
14 735 (22.01%) Windows Server 2008
15 713 (21.35%) CheckPoint
16 691 (20.69%) MS Exchange
17 652 (19.52%) Juniper
18 582 (17.43%) SAN
19 513 (15.36%) CCNP
20 510 (15.27%) Windows Server 2003
21 507 (15.18%) ITIL
22 505 (15.12%) Network Security
23 488 (14.61%) Citrix
24 484 (14.49%) SQL
25 470 (14.07%) CCNA
26 442 (13.23%) DHCP
27 429 (12.84%) UNIX
27 429 (12.84%) Cisco ASA
28 421 (12.60%) HP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 691 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 344 (10.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 270 (8.08%) Apache
4 252 (7.54%) IIS
5 190 (5.69%) Tomcat
6 181 (5.42%) SharePoint
7 174 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
8 164 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2007
9 131 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
10 115 (3.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 91 (2.72%) Lync
12 56 (1.68%) WebSphere
13 55 (1.65%) CMS
14 46 (1.38%) nginx
15 36 (1.08%) Node.js
15 36 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
16 30 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
17 26 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
18 25 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2000
18 25 (0.75%) Drupal
Applications
1 402 (12.04%) MS Excel
2 285 (8.53%) MS Office
3 39 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.24%) MS Project
5 6 (0.18%) Acrobat
5 6 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.060%) SPSS
7 2 (0.060%) Maya
7 2 (0.060%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.030%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.030%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 11 (0.33%) WebTrends
1 11 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (0.33%) Google Analytics
2 10 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.18%) assyst
4 6 (0.18%) RMDS
4 6 (0.18%) Summit
5 4 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.12%) SunGard AvantGard
6 3 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.090%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.090%) IntelliMatch
6 3 (0.090%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.090%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.060%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.060%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.060%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.060%) Eikon
8 1 (0.030%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 132 (3.95%) Office 365
2 96 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
3 80 (2.40%) SaaS
4 73 (2.19%) IaaS
5 49 (1.47%) Joyent
6 36 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
7 31 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
8 30 (0.90%) PaaS
9 26 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (0.39%) Rackspace Cloud
11 12 (0.36%) Google Apps
12 8 (0.24%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
13 5 (0.15%) Route 53
14 4 (0.12%) GitHub
15 1 (0.030%) Heroku
15 1 (0.030%) Engine Yard
15 1 (0.030%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 863 (25.84%) VPN
2 859 (25.72%) DNS
3 806 (24.13%) TCP/IP
3 806 (24.13%) WAN
4 736 (22.04%) LAN
5 582 (17.43%) SAN
6 505 (15.12%) Network Security
7 442 (13.23%) DHCP
8 429 (12.84%) Cisco ASA
9 392 (11.74%) MPLS
10 374 (11.20%) Internet
11 370 (11.08%) Wireless
12 368 (11.02%) BGP
13 311 (9.31%) SSL
13 311 (9.31%) VoIP
14 288 (8.62%) OSPF
15 250 (7.49%) VLAN
16 244 (7.31%) NAS
17 227 (6.80%) IPsec
18 182 (5.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 386 (11.56%) SQL Server
2 223 (6.68%) MySQL
3 74 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 66 (1.98%) Oracle Database
4 66 (1.98%) Relational Database
5 44 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
6 42 (1.26%) Redis
7 34 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 33 (0.99%) Oracle Exadata
9 27 (0.81%) RDBMS
10 21 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
12 17 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (0.51%) Big Data
12 17 (0.51%) MongoDB
13 16 (0.48%) NoSQL
14 15 (0.45%) DB2
15 14 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
16 10 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
17 7 (0.21%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 84 (2.51%) Git (software)
2 61 (1.83%) Subversion
3 60 (1.80%) JIRA
4 59 (1.77%) Jenkins
5 25 (0.75%) Firebug
6 23 (0.69%) TeamCity
7 13 (0.39%) Hudson
7 13 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (0.36%) Visual Studio
9 11 (0.33%) MSBuild
10 10 (0.30%) Metasploit
11 8 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (0.18%) FishEye
12 6 (0.18%) Maven
12 6 (0.18%) NUnit
13 5 (0.15%) AppScan
13 5 (0.15%) Artifactory
14 4 (0.12%) Gerrit
14 4 (0.12%) Selenium
14 4 (0.12%) FitNesse
General
1 763 (22.84%) Finance
2 238 (7.13%) Telecoms
3 214 (6.41%) Banking
4 128 (3.83%) Law
5 70 (2.10%) Investment Banking
6 66 (1.98%) Publishing
7 60 (1.80%) Retail
8 54 (1.62%) Advertising
9 52 (1.56%) Legal
9 52 (1.56%) Marketing
10 39 (1.17%) Games
11 26 (0.78%) Financial Institution
12 22 (0.66%) Electronics
12 22 (0.66%) Billing
13 21 (0.63%) Front Office
14 17 (0.51%) Manufacturing
15 16 (0.48%) Back Office
16 11 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.21%) Online Betting
18 6 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 712 (21.32%) Network Engineer
2 500 (14.97%) Analyst
3 349 (10.45%) Support Engineer
4 262 (7.84%) Administrator
5 244 (7.31%) Security Engineer
6 203 (6.08%) Systems Administrator
7 199 (5.96%) Architect
8 198 (5.93%) Consultant
9 188 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 184 (5.51%) Support Analyst
11 162 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
12 160 (4.79%) Security Analyst
13 158 (4.73%) Senior Network Engineer
14 119 (3.56%) Network Security Engineer
15 118 (3.53%) 3rd Line Support
16 111 (3.32%) IT Support
17 104 (3.11%) Network Analyst
18 100 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
19 88 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
20 80 (2.40%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (4.13%) Web Services
2 114 (3.41%) CSS
3 98 (2.93%) .NET
4 76 (2.28%) XML
5 72 (2.16%) HTML
6 52 (1.56%) Middleware
7 43 (1.29%) LAMP
8 41 (1.23%) Ajax
9 36 (1.08%) SOAP
10 35 (1.05%) JSON
11 33 (0.99%) Oracle Fusion
12 28 (0.84%) ActiveMQ
13 26 (0.78%) J2EE
14 16 (0.48%) FIX Protocol
15 15 (0.45%) JSF
15 15 (0.45%) XHTML
16 14 (0.42%) WebSphere MQ
16 14 (0.42%) XSLT
16 14 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
17 13 (0.39%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 188 (5.63%) Blackberry
2 162 (4.85%) Clustering
3 154 (4.61%) Management Information System
4 120 (3.59%) Computer Science
5 118 (3.53%) Replication
6 117 (3.50%) Hedge funds
7 71 (2.13%) Open Source
8 64 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
9 54 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
10 48 (1.44%) Statistics
11 42 (1.26%) Digital Media
12 36 (1.08%) SecurID
13 33 (0.99%) Mobile App
14 31 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
15 29 (0.87%) Equities
16 28 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 27 (0.81%) Client/Server
18 23 (0.69%) iPhone
19 22 (0.66%) EqualLogic
20 21 (0.63%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1703 (50.99%) Windows
2 1019 (30.51%) Linux
3 735 (22.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 510 (15.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 429 (12.84%) UNIX
6 382 (11.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 237 (7.10%) Solaris
8 213 (6.38%) Windows 7
9 130 (3.89%) Windows XP
10 126 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 126 (3.77%) Windows 8
11 109 (3.26%) Mac OS X
12 101 (3.02%) Ubuntu
13 92 (2.75%) CentOS
14 72 (2.16%) Mac OS
15 67 (2.01%) Debian
16 39 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
17 37 (1.11%) Windows Vista
18 28 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
19 20 (0.60%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (15.18%) ITIL
2 356 (10.66%) Load Balancing
3 277 (8.29%) Information Security
4 187 (5.60%) Network Design
5 182 (5.45%) Project Management
6 175 (5.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 153 (4.58%) Migration
8 150 (4.49%) SIEM
9 141 (4.22%) E-Commerce
10 136 (4.07%) Change Management
11 118 (3.53%) Network Management
12 117 (3.50%) Penetration Testing
13 115 (3.44%) DevOps
14 114 (3.41%) Service Delivery
15 111 (3.32%) Incident Management
16 100 (2.99%) Security Management
17 97 (2.90%) Configuration Management
17 97 (2.90%) Business Continuity
18 96 (2.87%) Network Monitoring
19 93 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 484 (14.49%) SQL
2 267 (7.99%) Java
3 256 (7.66%) Perl
4 201 (6.02%) PowerShell
5 137 (4.10%) Bash Shell
6 119 (3.56%) JavaScript
6 119 (3.56%) Python
7 114 (3.41%) PHP
8 109 (3.26%) Ruby
9 81 (2.43%) Shell Script
10 57 (1.71%) C
11 44 (1.32%) C#
12 34 (1.02%) VB
13 20 (0.60%) T-SQL
14 13 (0.39%) C++
15 11 (0.33%) VBA
16 10 (0.30%) VBScript
17 9 (0.27%) Korn
17 9 (0.27%) AWK
18 8 (0.24%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 872 (26.11%) Cisco Certification
2 513 (15.36%) CCNP
3 470 (14.07%) CCNA
4 337 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 309 (9.25%) Degree
6 239 (7.16%) MCSE
7 210 (6.29%) CISSP
8 155 (4.64%) CCIE
9 144 (4.31%) MCITP
9 144 (4.31%) CCSE
10 112 (3.35%) MCSA
11 105 (3.14%) CCSA
11 105 (3.14%) Security Cleared
12 82 (2.46%) MCP
13 78 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 73 (2.19%) SC Cleared
15 55 (1.65%) CCSP
16 52 (1.56%) CCDP
17 46 (1.38%) JNCIA
18 40 (1.20%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 138 (4.13%) SLA
3 89 (2.66%) PCI DSS
4 70 (2.10%) QA
5 21 (0.63%) COBIT
6 18 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 17 (0.51%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.18%) GPG13
9 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 4 (0.12%) ISO 8583
9 4 (0.12%) BS7799
10 2 (0.060%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.060%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.030%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.030%) GAMP
11 1 (0.030%) GxP
System Software
1 984 (29.46%) Active Directory
2 780 (23.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 267 (7.99%) Hyper-V
4 182 (5.45%) vSphere
5 169 (5.06%) XenApp
6 102 (3.05%) VMware ESX
7 68 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
8 61 (1.83%) NFS
9 60 (1.80%) XenServer
10 59 (1.77%) Terminal Services
11 34 (1.02%) XenDesktop
12 33 (0.99%) Snort
12 33 (0.99%) KVM
13 32 (0.96%) Xen
14 26 (0.78%) Sendmail
15 24 (0.72%) ProxySG
16 23 (0.69%) ISA Server
17 21 (0.63%) MetaFrame
17 21 (0.63%) Postfix
18 19 (0.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 188 (5.63%) Puppet
2 145 (4.34%) Nagios
3 140 (4.19%) Backup Exec
4 79 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
5 66 (1.98%) Norton AntiVirus
5 66 (1.98%) WSUS
6 64 (1.92%) Cacti
7 59 (1.77%) CiscoWorks
8 57 (1.71%) SCCM
9 50 (1.50%) NetBackup
10 42 (1.26%) SCOM
11 38 (1.14%) OpenView
12 32 (0.96%) Nessus
12 32 (0.96%) ZABBIX
13 31 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
14 28 (0.84%) HP NNM
15 20 (0.60%) Zenoss
15 20 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 17 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
16 17 (0.51%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1713 (51.29%) Cisco
2 1072 (32.10%) VMware
3 877 (26.26%) Microsoft
4 713 (21.35%) CheckPoint
5 652 (19.52%) Juniper
6 488 (14.61%) Citrix
7 421 (12.60%) HP
8 374 (11.20%) F5
9 304 (9.10%) Oracle
10 220 (6.59%) Red Hat
11 207 (6.20%) Symantec
12 163 (4.88%) NetApp
13 159 (4.76%) Blue Coat
14 148 (4.43%) Dell
15 118 (3.53%) EMC
16 110 (3.29%) SolarWinds
17 99 (2.96%) Avaya
18 88 (2.63%) Veeam
19 81 (2.43%) McAfee
20 79 (2.37%) Websense
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48,000 - 57,000 + excellent benefits and 31 days holiday
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Veridicore Limited
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £175 - £225 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + high bonus + package
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Hunt 4 Staff
Salary: £24k - 36k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits inc. bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday