The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 66 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1655 1921 1805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.28% 4.37% 3.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.71% 27.51% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1702 1571
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
5972 6984 7863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.45% 15.87% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5103 5974 6490
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in London

Firewall
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 240 £57,500 +15.00% 31
Hayes +4 21 £47,500 +11.76%
Croydon +10 20 £48,500 -0.51% 1
Hounslow - 10 £71,250 -
Docklands, London +13 8 £37,500 +7.14%
Uxbridge +4 7 £50,000 -
Bromley -6 7 £25,000 +11.11%
Twickenham - 6 £38,432 - 1
Canary Wharf 0 5 £52,500 -4.54%
Harrow - 5 £37,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +1 4 £34,250 -15.95%
Coulsdon - 4 £23,000 -
Romford -11 3 £25,000 -
Hackney - 3 - -
Ilford - 3 £23,500 -
Wembley +1 2 £44,000 -16.19%
Wimbledon -26 2 - -
Brentford - 2 £41,250 -
Chessington - 2 £20,000 -
Hammersmith +4 1 £43,750 +36.71%
Beckenham 0 1 - -
Sidcup - 1 £53,500 -
Hillingdon - 1 £57,500 -
Finchley - 1 £35,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £32,000 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 1862 (53.91%) Cisco
2 1408 (40.76%) Windows
3 1054 (30.52%) VMware
4 1014 (29.36%) Cisco Certification
5 993 (28.75%) Linux
6 927 (26.84%) Microsoft
7 896 (25.94%) Active Directory
8 827 (23.94%) WAN
9 796 (23.05%) VPN
10 782 (22.64%) LAN
11 760 (22.00%) CheckPoint
12 750 (21.71%) Finance
13 746 (21.60%) Windows Server
14 713 (20.64%) Cisco ASA
15 709 (20.53%) Network Security
16 670 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
17 665 (19.25%) CCNP
18 650 (18.82%) TCP/IP
19 646 (18.70%) DNS
20 635 (18.38%) ITIL
21 553 (16.01%) SAN
22 544 (15.75%) CCNA
23 476 (13.78%) Data Centre
24 461 (13.35%) Juniper
25 445 (12.88%) MS Exchange
26 442 (12.80%) Information Security
27 430 (12.45%) Wireless
28 429 (12.42%) Palo Alto
29 416 (12.04%) SQL
30 393 (11.38%) VoIP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 445 (12.88%) MS Exchange
2 249 (7.21%) Apache
3 199 (5.76%) IIS
4 189 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 152 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
6 149 (4.31%) Tomcat
7 147 (4.26%) Skype for Business
8 143 (4.14%) SharePoint
9 97 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2007
10 86 (2.49%) JBoss
11 73 (2.11%) WebLogic
12 64 (1.85%) WebSphere
13 59 (1.71%) OpenStack
14 49 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
15 40 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 31 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
16 31 (0.90%) nginx
17 28 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
18 27 (0.78%) Confluence
19 22 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 266 (7.70%) MS Excel
2 239 (6.92%) MS Office
3 36 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.32%) MS Project
6 9 (0.26%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 6 (0.17%) Final Cut Pro
7 6 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.12%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.087%) Revit
10 2 (0.058%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.029%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.087%) Bankmaster
4 3 (0.087%) Misys Opics
4 3 (0.087%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.087%) RMDS
5 2 (0.058%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.029%) assyst
6 1 (0.029%) Hi Portfolio
6 1 (0.029%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.029%) Magento
6 1 (0.029%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 379 (10.97%) Amazon AWS
2 243 (7.04%) Office 365
3 167 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 130 (3.76%) SaaS
5 82 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
6 59 (1.71%) IaaS
7 31 (0.90%) PaaS
8 23 (0.67%) Google Apps
9 22 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 21 (0.61%) IBM Cloud
10 21 (0.61%) Mimecast
10 21 (0.61%) OpenShift
11 18 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
12 16 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
13 13 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
14 11 (0.32%) GitHub
15 10 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
16 8 (0.23%) OneDrive
17 7 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
18 6 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 827 (23.94%) WAN
2 796 (23.05%) VPN
3 782 (22.64%) LAN
4 713 (20.64%) Cisco ASA
5 709 (20.53%) Network Security
6 650 (18.82%) TCP/IP
7 646 (18.70%) DNS
8 553 (16.01%) SAN
9 430 (12.45%) Wireless
10 393 (11.38%) VoIP
11 380 (11.00%) BGP
12 377 (10.91%) MPLS
13 341 (9.87%) DHCP
14 332 (9.61%) OSPF
15 278 (8.05%) Cisco Nexus
16 276 (7.99%) VLAN
17 254 (7.35%) Internet
18 238 (6.89%) EIGRP
19 219 (6.34%) Intrusion Detection
20 210 (6.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (9.06%) SQL Server
2 190 (5.50%) MySQL
3 53 (1.53%) Relational Database
4 48 (1.39%) MongoDB
5 43 (1.24%) Big Data
6 36 (1.04%) RDBMS
6 36 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (0.75%) Oracle Database
9 22 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (0.58%) NoSQL
11 18 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
11 18 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (0.49%) Hadoop
13 13 (0.38%) Redis
14 12 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (0.23%) DB2
17 5 (0.14%) Apache Hive
17 5 (0.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 94 (2.72%) Git (software)
2 91 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 72 (2.08%) JIRA
4 41 (1.19%) TeamCity
5 24 (0.69%) Subversion
6 22 (0.64%) Metasploit
6 22 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (0.64%) Visual Studio
7 19 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
8 16 (0.46%) Burp Suite
9 10 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (0.29%) NUnit
10 9 (0.26%) Fiddler
10 9 (0.26%) MSBuild
10 9 (0.26%) NCrunch
10 9 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (0.26%) SoapUI
10 9 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 7 (0.20%) Vagrant
11 7 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 750 (21.71%) Finance
2 246 (7.12%) Banking
3 234 (6.77%) Telecoms
4 131 (3.79%) Retail
5 109 (3.16%) Law
6 86 (2.49%) Legal
7 55 (1.59%) Advertising
8 52 (1.51%) Investment Banking
9 48 (1.39%) Marketing
10 45 (1.30%) Back Office
11 44 (1.27%) Publishing
12 38 (1.10%) Games
13 21 (0.61%) Manufacturing
14 15 (0.43%) Electronics
14 15 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (0.41%) French Language
16 13 (0.38%) Billing
17 12 (0.35%) Local Government
18 10 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 949 (27.48%) Network Engineer
2 456 (13.20%) Security Engineer
3 443 (12.83%) Analyst
4 349 (10.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 344 (9.96%) Cisco Engineer
6 321 (9.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 305 (8.83%) Network Security Engineer
8 287 (8.31%) Support Engineer
9 223 (6.46%) Senior Network Engineer
10 211 (6.11%) Administrator
11 193 (5.59%) Security Analyst
12 183 (5.30%) Consultant
13 170 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
14 167 (4.83%) Architect
15 160 (4.63%) IT Engineer
16 157 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
17 135 (3.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 132 (3.82%) Support Analyst
19 118 (3.42%) IT Support
20 115 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (4.28%) Web Services
2 101 (2.92%) LAMP
3 99 (2.87%) 802.1X
4 61 (1.77%) Middleware
5 48 (1.39%) .NET
6 37 (1.07%) XML
7 28 (0.81%) JSON
8 27 (0.78%) CSS
9 26 (0.75%) HTML
10 25 (0.72%) FIX Protocol
11 14 (0.41%) J2EE
11 14 (0.41%) RESTful
11 14 (0.41%) XMPP
12 13 (0.38%) SAML
13 11 (0.32%) JMS
13 11 (0.32%) LAPP Stack
13 11 (0.32%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (0.29%) .NET Framework
15 9 (0.26%) Ajax
15 9 (0.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 476 (13.78%) Data Centre
2 239 (6.92%) Management Information System
3 163 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 158 (4.57%) Computer Science
5 106 (3.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 99 (2.87%) Blackberry
7 81 (2.35%) RSA SecurID
8 78 (2.26%) Replication
8 78 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
9 76 (2.20%) Clustering
10 65 (1.88%) PKI
11 59 (1.71%) Security Operations Centre
12 58 (1.68%) Private Cloud
13 56 (1.62%) Mobile App
14 50 (1.45%) Virtual Team
15 49 (1.42%) Public Cloud
16 45 (1.30%) Client/Server
17 43 (1.24%) Cryptography
18 39 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
18 39 (1.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1408 (40.76%) Windows
2 993 (28.75%) Linux
3 746 (21.60%) Windows Server
4 350 (10.13%) Unix
5 318 (9.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 313 (9.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 179 (5.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 162 (4.69%) Windows 7
9 161 (4.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 127 (3.68%) Windows 8
11 120 (3.47%) CentOS
12 118 (3.42%) Mac OS X
13 108 (3.13%) Ubuntu
14 86 (2.49%) Windows 10
15 85 (2.46%) Solaris
16 75 (2.17%) Android
17 66 (1.91%) Windows XP
18 52 (1.51%) AIX
19 46 (1.33%) SUSE
20 42 (1.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (18.38%) ITIL
2 442 (12.80%) Information Security
3 366 (10.60%) SIEM
4 301 (8.71%) Load Balancing
5 290 (8.40%) Cybersecurity
6 247 (7.15%) Kalman Filter
7 245 (7.09%) Agile Software Development
8 218 (6.31%) Security Operations
9 213 (6.17%) Project Management
10 199 (5.76%) Penetration Testing
11 190 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 189 (5.47%) Network Design
13 179 (5.18%) DevOps
14 175 (5.07%) Configuration Management
15 170 (4.92%) Change Management
16 157 (4.55%) Presales
17 151 (4.37%) Network Monitoring
17 151 (4.37%) Security Architecture
18 146 (4.23%) Service Delivery
19 142 (4.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 416 (12.04%) SQL
2 296 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 266 (7.70%) Python
4 207 (5.99%) Bash Shell
5 202 (5.85%) Perl
6 149 (4.31%) Ruby
7 104 (3.01%) Java
8 78 (2.26%) C
9 76 (2.20%) Shell Script
10 60 (1.74%) PHP
11 44 (1.27%) VB
12 32 (0.93%) JavaScript
13 20 (0.58%) C#
14 18 (0.52%) C++
15 17 (0.49%) T-SQL
16 9 (0.26%) VBScript
17 6 (0.17%) Clipper
18 3 (0.087%) Korn
19 2 (0.058%) Jython
19 2 (0.058%) R
Qualifications
1 1014 (29.36%) Cisco Certification
2 665 (19.25%) CCNP
3 544 (15.75%) CCNA
4 366 (10.60%) Degree
5 324 (9.38%) CISSP
6 219 (6.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 173 (5.01%) CCIE
8 172 (4.98%) CISM
9 159 (4.60%) MCSE
10 154 (4.46%) Security Cleared
11 114 (3.30%) CCSA
12 111 (3.21%) CCSE
13 109 (3.16%) CCSP
14 96 (2.78%) SC Cleared
14 96 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 92 (2.66%) CEH
16 82 (2.37%) CISA
16 82 (2.37%) SANS
17 79 (2.29%) GIAC
18 73 (2.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 276 (7.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 198 (5.73%) SLA
3 158 (4.57%) PCI DSS
4 62 (1.80%) QA
5 48 (1.39%) COBIT
6 15 (0.43%) ISO 9001
7 13 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.12%) RMADS
9 2 (0.058%) COSO
9 2 (0.058%) GPG13
9 2 (0.058%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.029%) DICOM
10 1 (0.029%) HL7
10 1 (0.029%) ISO27002
System Software
1 896 (25.94%) Active Directory
2 670 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 380 (11.00%) Hyper-V
4 241 (6.98%) vSphere
5 161 (4.66%) VMware ESXi
6 144 (4.17%) XenApp
7 103 (2.98%) NFS
8 82 (2.37%) Terminal Services
9 67 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
10 66 (1.91%) VMware ESX
11 63 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
11 63 (1.82%) XenServer
12 56 (1.62%) Xen
13 46 (1.33%) XenDesktop
14 43 (1.24%) Snort
15 42 (1.22%) Docker
16 41 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
17 33 (0.96%) KVM
18 31 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
19 27 (0.78%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 303 (8.77%) Puppet
2 153 (4.43%) Ansible
3 117 (3.39%) FortiGate
3 117 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
4 116 (3.36%) SCCM
5 110 (3.18%) Nagios
6 75 (2.17%) SCOM
7 72 (2.08%) Backup Exec
8 67 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
9 60 (1.74%) WSUS
10 57 (1.65%) Nessus
11 45 (1.30%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 40 (1.16%) Cacti
12 40 (1.16%) OpenAM
13 39 (1.13%) NetBackup
14 36 (1.04%) Cisco Prime
15 33 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
16 30 (0.87%) Cobbler
16 30 (0.87%) ZABBIX
17 27 (0.78%) Icinga
Vendors
1 1862 (53.91%) Cisco
2 1054 (30.52%) VMware
3 927 (26.84%) Microsoft
4 760 (22.00%) CheckPoint
5 461 (13.35%) Juniper
6 429 (12.42%) Palo Alto
7 379 (10.97%) Citrix
8 358 (10.36%) HP
9 348 (10.08%) F5
10 252 (7.30%) Oracle
11 210 (6.08%) Red Hat
12 192 (5.56%) Fortinet
13 169 (4.89%) Dell
14 137 (3.97%) SolarWinds
15 131 (3.79%) NetApp
16 130 (3.76%) Intel Security
17 122 (3.53%) Veeam
18 104 (3.01%) Avaya
19 101 (2.92%) EMC
19 101 (2.92%) Riverbed
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent benefits - see advert
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + unrivaled benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, 33 day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c £45,000 plus 10% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £41,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + excel
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edgware, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits and on-call
Posted: 6 days ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago