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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 51 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2079 1535 1601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.86% 3.38% 3.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.51% 21.56% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1305 1282
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
7558 7119 8382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.66% 15.67% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6292 5825 6903
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +56 569 £55,000 +4.76% 62
Greenwich -1 43 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +20 25 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Docklands, London +17 24 £52,500 -4.54%
Sidcup - 10 £40,250 -
Bromley -4 9 £22,500 -30.76%
Canary Wharf +12 8 £75,000 -3.84%
Wimbledon +6 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Uxbridge +10 7 £23,000 -34.28% 1
Dagenham +2 7 £29,750 -27.87% 1
Chiswick +1 7 £45,000 - 2
Wembley - 7 £38,750 -
Harrow 0 6 £48,000 +28.00% 1
Hayes +3 5 £29,000 -53.60% 1
Croydon +1 4 £42,500 +80.85% 2
Twickenham +1 4 £57,500 +71.64%
Feltham - 4 £30,000 -
Chessington -8 3 £37,000 -12.94%
Bermondsey - 3 - -
Mayfair -2 2 £40,000 +56.86%
Romford -5 2 £32,500 -31.57% 2
Worcester Park - 2 £34,500 -
Westminster - 2 £45,000 -
Hounslow +8 1 £34,500 -28.12%
Enfield -1 1 £27,500 -8.33%
Brentford -6 1 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Isleworth - 1 £70,000 -
Teddington - 1 £42,500 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2288 (57.42%) Cisco
2 1989 (49.91%) Windows
3 1464 (36.74%) VMware
4 1342 (33.68%) Cisco Certification
5 1214 (30.46%) Microsoft
6 1201 (30.14%) WAN
7 1158 (29.06%) VPN
8 1142 (28.66%) Active Directory
9 1065 (26.73%) LAN
10 1028 (25.80%) VMware Infrastructure
11 944 (23.69%) Linux
12 897 (22.51%) Finance
13 866 (21.73%) CheckPoint
14 860 (21.58%) DNS
15 859 (21.56%) Juniper
16 839 (21.05%) MS Exchange
17 829 (20.80%) CCNP
18 806 (20.23%) TCP/IP
19 765 (19.20%) CCNA
20 757 (19.00%) Cisco ASA
21 716 (17.97%) Windows Server 2008
22 703 (17.64%) SAN
23 646 (16.21%) Citrix
24 635 (15.93%) ITIL
25 622 (15.61%) Network Security
26 619 (15.53%) Wireless
27 599 (15.03%) BGP
28 591 (14.83%) Windows Server 2012
29 578 (14.50%) MPLS
30 563 (14.13%) MS Excel

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 839 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 416 (10.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 289 (7.25%) IIS
4 282 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 256 (6.42%) Apache
6 196 (4.92%) Lync
7 193 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 170 (4.27%) SharePoint
9 157 (3.94%) Tomcat
10 150 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2003
11 148 (3.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 63 (1.58%) nginx
13 48 (1.20%) OpenStack
14 36 (0.90%) JBoss
15 21 (0.53%) Apache Solr
16 20 (0.50%) Confluence
16 20 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
16 20 (0.50%) IBM Notes
17 19 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
18 16 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 563 (14.13%) MS Excel
2 449 (11.27%) MS Office
3 114 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.28%) MS Project
6 6 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.075%) Final Cut Pro
8 3 (0.075%) SmartSuite
9 2 (0.050%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.025%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.025%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.025%) InDesign
10 1 (0.025%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 10 (0.25%) Fredhopper
5 8 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.15%) ION MarketView
7 5 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.10%) RMDS
9 3 (0.075%) Front Arena
9 3 (0.075%) Eikon
10 2 (0.050%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.050%) Sage 50
10 2 (0.050%) Cognos TM1
11 1 (0.025%) SimCorp Dimension
11 1 (0.025%) assyst
11 1 (0.025%) Summit
11 1 (0.025%) Tridion
11 1 (0.025%) HiPortfolio
11 1 (0.025%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 182 (4.57%) Office 365
2 125 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
3 112 (2.81%) SaaS
4 101 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 90 (2.26%) IaaS
6 71 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
7 52 (1.30%) PaaS
8 29 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
9 25 (0.63%) Google Apps
10 19 (0.48%) Amazon S3
11 18 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (0.33%) Terremark
13 12 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
14 10 (0.25%) Heroku
14 10 (0.25%) Engine Yard
14 10 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 8 (0.20%) Datadog
15 8 (0.20%) CloudFront
16 7 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 6 (0.15%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1201 (30.14%) WAN
2 1158 (29.06%) VPN
3 1065 (26.73%) LAN
4 860 (21.58%) DNS
5 806 (20.23%) TCP/IP
6 757 (19.00%) Cisco ASA
7 703 (17.64%) SAN
8 622 (15.61%) Network Security
9 619 (15.53%) Wireless
10 599 (15.03%) BGP
11 578 (14.50%) MPLS
12 545 (13.68%) DHCP
13 494 (12.40%) OSPF
14 443 (11.12%) VoIP
15 430 (10.79%) Internet
16 408 (10.24%) Cisco Nexus
17 405 (10.16%) VLAN
18 380 (9.54%) EIGRP
19 270 (6.78%) Cisco IOS
20 269 (6.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 457 (11.47%) SQL Server
2 227 (5.70%) MySQL
3 73 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 67 (1.68%) MongoDB
5 56 (1.41%) NoSQL
6 55 (1.38%) Relational Database
7 53 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
8 46 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 45 (1.13%) Oracle Database
10 41 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (0.63%) RDBMS
12 20 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (0.40%) MariaDB
14 15 (0.38%) Couchbase
15 12 (0.30%) Oracle Exadata
16 11 (0.28%) Redis
16 11 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
16 11 (0.28%) Data Mining
17 9 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
18 8 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 69 (1.73%) Jenkins
2 67 (1.68%) Git (software)
3 53 (1.33%) Subversion
4 37 (0.93%) JIRA
5 19 (0.48%) TeamCity
6 17 (0.43%) Hudson
7 11 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (0.20%) Visual Studio
9 8 (0.20%) MSBuild
10 5 (0.13%) NUnit
11 4 (0.10%) Selenium
11 4 (0.10%) Firebug
12 3 (0.075%) Fiddler
12 3 (0.075%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (0.075%) Ant
12 3 (0.075%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.075%) Psake
12 3 (0.075%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 897 (22.51%) Finance
2 284 (7.13%) Telecoms
3 195 (4.89%) Banking
4 152 (3.81%) Law
5 82 (2.06%) Advertising
6 75 (1.88%) Legal
7 68 (1.71%) Back Office
8 65 (1.63%) Marketing
9 59 (1.48%) Retail
10 56 (1.41%) Investment Banking
11 55 (1.38%) Financial Institution
12 49 (1.23%) Games
13 37 (0.93%) Manufacturing
14 34 (0.85%) Electronics
15 20 (0.50%) Publishing
16 18 (0.45%) Front Office
16 18 (0.45%) iGaming
16 18 (0.45%) French Language
17 14 (0.35%) Multimedia
18 8 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1084 (27.20%) Network Engineer
2 480 (12.05%) Support Engineer
3 447 (11.22%) Analyst
4 332 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 275 (6.90%) Consultant
6 254 (6.37%) Administrator
7 250 (6.27%) Security Engineer
8 236 (5.92%) Architect
9 224 (5.62%) Senior Network Engineer
10 222 (5.57%) Systems Administrator
11 176 (4.42%) Network Security Engineer
12 175 (4.39%) Support Analyst
13 170 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
14 165 (4.14%) Systems Engineer
15 127 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support
16 124 (3.11%) IT Support
17 121 (3.04%) Security Analyst
18 97 (2.43%) Technical Support
19 91 (2.28%) Technical Engineer
20 84 (2.11%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (3.11%) Web Services
2 96 (2.41%) .NET
3 49 (1.23%) LAMP
4 46 (1.15%) CSS
5 36 (0.90%) HTML
6 33 (0.83%) Middleware
7 32 (0.80%) XML
8 21 (0.53%) RESTful
9 19 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
10 18 (0.45%) Spring
10 18 (0.45%) RabbitMQ
11 17 (0.43%) REST
12 15 (0.38%) MCollective
12 15 (0.38%) SOAP
13 14 (0.35%) JSON
13 14 (0.35%) XMPP
14 12 (0.30%) Apache Flex
14 12 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
14 12 (0.30%) SAML
15 11 (0.28%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 243 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 227 (5.70%) Blackberry
3 188 (4.72%) Management Information System
4 148 (3.71%) Computer Science
5 140 (3.51%) Hedge funds
6 138 (3.46%) Clustering
7 102 (2.56%) Replication
8 81 (2.03%) Open Source
9 44 (1.10%) iPhone
10 43 (1.08%) Mobile App
11 41 (1.03%) PKI
12 40 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
13 39 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
14 38 (0.95%) Client/Server
15 32 (0.80%) Derivative
15 32 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
16 31 (0.78%) iPad
17 29 (0.73%) CESG
18 28 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 28 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1989 (49.91%) Windows
2 944 (23.69%) Linux
3 716 (17.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 591 (14.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 490 (12.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 320 (8.03%) Windows 8
7 311 (7.80%) Windows 7
8 297 (7.45%) UNIX
9 256 (6.42%) Windows XP
10 148 (3.71%) CentOS
11 114 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 114 (2.86%) Ubuntu
12 109 (2.74%) Mac OS X
13 94 (2.36%) Windows Vista
14 80 (2.01%) Solaris
15 53 (1.33%) Debian
16 52 (1.30%) Android
17 38 (0.95%) Mac OS
18 32 (0.80%) Mac OS X Server
19 28 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (15.93%) ITIL
2 430 (10.79%) Load Balancing
3 346 (8.68%) Information Security
4 286 (7.18%) Network Design
5 283 (7.10%) Disaster Recovery
6 218 (5.47%) E-Commerce
7 210 (5.27%) Migration
8 209 (5.24%) Project Management
9 181 (4.54%) Service Delivery
10 161 (4.04%) Kalman Filter
11 147 (3.69%) Network Monitoring
12 143 (3.59%) DevOps
12 143 (3.59%) Change Management
13 134 (3.36%) Network Management
14 130 (3.26%) Service Management
15 129 (3.24%) Configuration Management
16 128 (3.21%) SIEM
17 125 (3.14%) Capacity Planning
18 120 (3.01%) CRM
19 115 (2.89%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 544 (13.65%) SQL
2 232 (5.82%) Perl
3 218 (5.47%) Python
4 188 (4.72%) Bash Shell
5 185 (4.64%) PowerShell
6 170 (4.27%) Java
7 108 (2.71%) Ruby
8 102 (2.56%) PHP
9 85 (2.13%) Shell Script
10 64 (1.61%) C
11 58 (1.46%) JavaScript
12 39 (0.98%) C#
13 34 (0.85%) VBScript
14 18 (0.45%) VB
15 17 (0.43%) Korn
16 12 (0.30%) VBA
17 11 (0.28%) AWK
17 11 (0.28%) T-SQL
18 9 (0.23%) Tcl
19 7 (0.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1342 (33.68%) Cisco Certification
2 829 (20.80%) CCNP
3 765 (19.20%) CCNA
4 416 (10.44%) Degree
5 322 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 257 (6.45%) MCSE
7 233 (5.85%) CCIE
8 224 (5.62%) Security Cleared
9 216 (5.42%) CISSP
10 161 (4.04%) CCSA
11 147 (3.69%) SC Cleared
12 122 (3.06%) CCSE
13 114 (2.86%) MCSA
14 108 (2.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 107 (2.69%) MCP
16 94 (2.36%) MCITP
17 88 (2.21%) CISM
18 76 (1.91%) JNCIA
19 70 (1.76%) JNCIP
20 68 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (5.80%) SLA
2 141 (3.54%) PCI DSS
3 138 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 50 (1.25%) QA
5 49 (1.23%) COBIT
6 30 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.30%) GPG13
8 9 (0.23%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.025%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1142 (28.66%) Active Directory
2 1028 (25.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 400 (10.04%) Hyper-V
4 257 (6.45%) vSphere
5 248 (6.22%) XenApp
6 136 (3.41%) XenServer
7 118 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
8 110 (2.76%) VMware ESX
9 84 (2.11%) Terminal Services
10 55 (1.38%) Xen
11 47 (1.18%) NFS
12 35 (0.88%) XenDesktop
13 33 (0.83%) KVM
14 32 (0.80%) Terminal Server
14 32 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
15 31 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 29 (0.73%) Samba
17 27 (0.68%) Squid
18 26 (0.65%) Snort
19 25 (0.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 164 (4.12%) Nagios
2 157 (3.94%) Puppet
3 123 (3.09%) Backup Exec
4 112 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
5 97 (2.43%) SCCM
6 84 (2.11%) Cisco CUCM
7 81 (2.03%) CiscoWorks
8 78 (1.96%) Cacti
9 77 (1.93%) SCOM
10 61 (1.53%) OpenView
11 58 (1.46%) WSUS
11 58 (1.46%) FortiGate
12 57 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
13 54 (1.36%) ZABBIX
14 51 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
15 46 (1.15%) SolarWinds Orion
16 37 (0.93%) SELinux
17 36 (0.90%) Ansible
18 23 (0.58%) NetBackup
18 23 (0.58%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2288 (57.42%) Cisco
2 1464 (36.74%) VMware
3 1214 (30.46%) Microsoft
4 866 (21.73%) CheckPoint
5 859 (21.56%) Juniper
6 646 (16.21%) Citrix
7 555 (13.93%) HP
8 484 (12.15%) F5
9 264 (6.62%) Red Hat
10 212 (5.32%) Symantec
11 207 (5.19%) SolarWinds
12 199 (4.99%) NetApp
13 172 (4.32%) Dell
13 172 (4.32%) Oracle
14 158 (3.96%) Apple
15 150 (3.76%) Avaya
16 135 (3.39%) Riverbed
17 133 (3.34%) Blue Coat
18 130 (3.26%) Fortinet
19 120 (3.01%) EMC
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Optimus Search
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greenwich, London
Lorien
Salary: £50k - £60k per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £51 - £55k per annum + 10% bonus, healthcare, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
JNC Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits (Inc Bonus, Pension, Health)
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On application
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Excellent Dependant on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago