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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 55 75 77
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1928 1611 1662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.41% 3.61% 3.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.28% 22.22% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1691 1371 1437
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average 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
7335 7251 9161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.77% 16.27% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6221 5941 7785
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +36 504 £48,000 -4.00% 52
Bromley +1 25 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Sidcup +2 18 £42,500 +70.00%
Greenwich +2 18 £47,500 -7.31%
Wimbledon -3 17 £36,000 -8.86%
Croydon -4 13 £27,500 +1.85% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +4 9 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Uxbridge +3 8 £57,500 +15.00%
Morden - 7 - -
Surbiton +1 6 £37,500 +7.14%
Docklands, London -17 6 £42,500 -33.33%
New Malden - 4 £47,000 -
Hayes +1 3 £42,500 - 2
Hounslow -7 3 £57,000 +26.66%
Enfield +9 2 £31,250 -47.91%
Chiswick -2 2 £45,000 -21.73%
Canary Wharf +26 1 - - 1
Harrow +3 1 - - 1
Romford -5 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Chessington -11 1 £29,500 +31.11% 1
Southall - 1 £26,500 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2061 (53.94%) Cisco
2 1908 (49.93%) Windows
3 1319 (34.52%) VMware
4 1156 (30.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1101 (28.81%) Active Directory
6 1068 (27.95%) VPN
7 1062 (27.79%) Microsoft
8 1024 (26.80%) WAN
9 976 (25.54%) Linux
10 921 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
11 915 (23.95%) Juniper
12 877 (22.95%) Finance
13 873 (22.85%) LAN
14 849 (22.22%) DNS
15 844 (22.09%) CheckPoint
16 841 (22.01%) TCP/IP
17 742 (19.42%) CCNP
18 729 (19.08%) MS Exchange
19 713 (18.66%) SAN
20 703 (18.40%) Windows Server 2008
21 671 (17.56%) Cisco ASA
22 652 (17.06%) ITIL
23 612 (16.02%) Citrix
24 596 (15.60%) Network Security
25 587 (15.36%) CCNA
26 582 (15.23%) MPLS
27 563 (14.73%) Wireless
28 531 (13.90%) DHCP
29 530 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
29 530 (13.87%) Windows Server 2012

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 729 (19.08%) MS Exchange
2 378 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 308 (8.06%) IIS
4 268 (7.01%) Apache
5 258 (6.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 203 (5.31%) SharePoint
7 194 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 182 (4.76%) Lync
9 165 (4.32%) Tomcat
10 164 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2003
11 141 (3.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 59 (1.54%) nginx
13 32 (0.84%) IBM Notes
14 28 (0.73%) OpenStack
15 24 (0.63%) JBoss
16 23 (0.60%) CMS
17 20 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
18 18 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
18 18 (0.47%) WebSphere
19 16 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 506 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 414 (10.83%) MS Office
3 110 (2.88%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.18%) Acrobat
5 7 (0.18%) MS Project
6 5 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.13%) SmartSuite
6 5 (0.13%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.079%) 3ds Max
7 3 (0.079%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.052%) Maya
8 2 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.026%) InDesign
9 1 (0.026%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.026%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 41 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.31%) assyst
3 11 (0.29%) Google Analytics
4 10 (0.26%) Fredhopper
5 5 (0.13%) Eikon
5 5 (0.13%) Front Arena
6 4 (0.10%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.10%) Advent Moxy
6 4 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.079%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.079%) Sage 50
7 3 (0.079%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.052%) RMDS
8 2 (0.052%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.026%) Kondor+
9 1 (0.026%) Line 50
9 1 (0.026%) Summit
9 1 (0.026%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 166 (4.34%) Office 365
2 114 (2.98%) SaaS
3 100 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 94 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
5 62 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
6 53 (1.39%) IaaS
7 30 (0.79%) PaaS
8 19 (0.50%) Google Apps
9 15 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (0.34%) Joyent
11 9 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
12 5 (0.13%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.10%) GitHub
14 3 (0.079%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.052%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.052%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 1068 (27.95%) VPN
2 1024 (26.80%) WAN
3 873 (22.85%) LAN
4 849 (22.22%) DNS
5 841 (22.01%) TCP/IP
6 713 (18.66%) SAN
7 671 (17.56%) Cisco ASA
8 596 (15.60%) Network Security
9 582 (15.23%) MPLS
10 563 (14.73%) Wireless
11 531 (13.90%) DHCP
12 513 (13.43%) BGP
13 412 (10.78%) Internet
14 407 (10.65%) OSPF
15 376 (9.84%) VoIP
16 361 (9.45%) VLAN
17 329 (8.61%) Cisco Nexus
18 274 (7.17%) SSL
19 259 (6.78%) Cisco IOS
20 255 (6.67%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 458 (11.99%) SQL Server
2 236 (6.18%) MySQL
3 73 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (1.39%) MongoDB
5 43 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 40 (1.05%) NoSQL
7 39 (1.02%) Relational Database
8 36 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 32 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
9 32 (0.84%) Oracle Database
10 18 (0.47%) Redis
11 16 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
12 12 (0.31%) RDBMS
13 11 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (0.26%) Data Mining
14 10 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (0.24%) CouchDB
16 8 (0.21%) Big Data
16 8 (0.21%) MariaDB
17 7 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 76 (1.99%) Git (software)
2 68 (1.78%) Jenkins
3 52 (1.36%) JIRA
4 43 (1.13%) Subversion
5 31 (0.81%) TeamCity
6 28 (0.73%) Hudson
7 13 (0.34%) Visual Studio
8 11 (0.29%) Eclipse
9 9 (0.24%) Firebug
10 8 (0.21%) Bugzilla
11 7 (0.18%) CruiseControl
11 7 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.13%) Gerrit
13 5 (0.13%) MSBuild
14 4 (0.10%) Mercurial
14 4 (0.10%) NUnit
15 3 (0.079%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 3 (0.079%) Ant
15 3 (0.079%) Artifactory
General
1 877 (22.95%) Finance
2 313 (8.19%) Telecoms
3 195 (5.10%) Banking
4 163 (4.27%) Law
5 84 (2.20%) Legal
6 77 (2.02%) Investment Banking
7 71 (1.86%) Marketing
8 67 (1.75%) Advertising
9 66 (1.73%) Retail
10 64 (1.67%) Back Office
11 55 (1.44%) Games
12 48 (1.26%) Publishing
13 40 (1.05%) Financial Institution
14 30 (0.79%) Electronics
15 29 (0.76%) Front Office
16 25 (0.65%) Manufacturing
17 22 (0.58%) Billing
18 15 (0.39%) iGaming
19 10 (0.26%) Aerospace
20 7 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 987 (25.83%) Network Engineer
2 498 (13.03%) Analyst
3 475 (12.43%) Support Engineer
4 255 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 252 (6.60%) Consultant
6 247 (6.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 245 (6.41%) Administrator
8 211 (5.52%) Senior Network Engineer
9 210 (5.50%) Systems Administrator
10 202 (5.29%) Architect
11 196 (5.13%) Security Analyst
12 183 (4.79%) Network Security Engineer
13 153 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
14 140 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support
15 139 (3.64%) Support Analyst
16 118 (3.09%) 2nd Line Support
17 109 (2.85%) IT Support
18 98 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 98 (2.56%) Team Leader
19 94 (2.46%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (3.38%) Web Services
2 87 (2.28%) .NET
3 66 (1.73%) CSS
4 48 (1.26%) XML
5 46 (1.20%) LAMP
6 36 (0.94%) HTML
7 27 (0.71%) JSON
8 23 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
8 23 (0.60%) Ruby on Rails
9 22 (0.58%) Middleware
10 21 (0.55%) SOAP
11 17 (0.44%) Ajax
12 14 (0.37%) SAML
13 12 (0.31%) Spring
14 11 (0.29%) JDBC
14 11 (0.29%) RabbitMQ
14 11 (0.29%) REST
15 10 (0.26%) RESTful
16 9 (0.24%) XSLT
17 8 (0.21%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 240 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
2 224 (5.86%) Blackberry
3 170 (4.45%) Management Information System
4 135 (3.53%) Computer Science
5 126 (3.30%) Hedge funds
6 121 (3.17%) Replication
7 111 (2.90%) Clustering
8 99 (2.59%) Open Source
9 46 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
10 41 (1.07%) iPhone
11 36 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 34 (0.89%) PKI
13 32 (0.84%) Mobile App
14 31 (0.81%) Statistics
15 30 (0.79%) CESG
15 30 (0.79%) Client/Server
16 29 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
17 26 (0.68%) iPad
17 26 (0.68%) Equities
18 23 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1908 (49.93%) Windows
2 976 (25.54%) Linux
3 703 (18.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 530 (13.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 530 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 370 (9.68%) UNIX
6 286 (7.48%) Windows 7
7 261 (6.83%) Windows 8
8 230 (6.02%) Windows XP
9 137 (3.59%) Mac OS X
10 133 (3.48%) CentOS
11 121 (3.17%) Solaris
12 107 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 101 (2.64%) Ubuntu
14 72 (1.88%) Windows Vista
15 56 (1.47%) Mac OS
16 54 (1.41%) Android
17 46 (1.20%) Debian
18 34 (0.89%) AIX
19 33 (0.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 652 (17.06%) ITIL
2 435 (11.38%) Information Security
3 395 (10.34%) Load Balancing
4 238 (6.23%) Project Management
5 220 (5.76%) Migration
6 203 (5.31%) Network Design
7 200 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 185 (4.84%) E-Commerce
9 183 (4.79%) Kalman Filter
10 172 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
11 138 (3.61%) Service Management
12 130 (3.40%) Network Monitoring
13 129 (3.38%) Change Management
14 124 (3.25%) SIEM
15 123 (3.22%) Network Management
16 121 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
17 120 (3.14%) CRM
18 119 (3.11%) Penetration Testing
19 114 (2.98%) Service Delivery
20 111 (2.90%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 447 (11.70%) SQL
2 234 (6.12%) Perl
3 178 (4.66%) Java
4 157 (4.11%) Python
5 156 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 145 (3.79%) Bash Shell
7 139 (3.64%) PHP
8 92 (2.41%) Ruby
9 80 (2.09%) Shell Script
10 61 (1.60%) C
11 60 (1.57%) JavaScript
12 45 (1.18%) C#
13 28 (0.73%) VB
14 24 (0.63%) VBScript
15 16 (0.42%) T-SQL
16 15 (0.39%) C++
17 12 (0.31%) VBA
18 5 (0.13%) XPath
18 5 (0.13%) R
19 4 (0.10%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1156 (30.25%) Cisco Certification
2 742 (19.42%) CCNP
3 587 (15.36%) CCNA
4 337 (8.82%) Degree
5 326 (8.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 272 (7.12%) CISSP
7 257 (6.73%) MCSE
8 226 (5.91%) CCIE
9 149 (3.90%) Security Cleared
10 132 (3.45%) MCSA
11 125 (3.27%) MCITP
12 119 (3.11%) MCP
13 108 (2.83%) SC Cleared
14 95 (2.49%) CCSA
15 93 (2.43%) CISM
16 89 (2.33%) CCSE
17 85 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 64 (1.67%) CCDP
19 62 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
20 56 (1.47%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (5.05%) SLA
2 189 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 137 (3.59%) PCI DSS
4 53 (1.39%) QA
5 50 (1.31%) COBIT
6 27 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.39%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.21%) GPG13
9 7 (0.18%) JSP 440
10 6 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 4 (0.10%) BS7799
12 2 (0.052%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.026%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1101 (28.81%) Active Directory
2 921 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 329 (8.61%) Hyper-V
4 242 (6.33%) vSphere
5 238 (6.23%) XenApp
6 118 (3.09%) XenServer
7 113 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
8 94 (2.46%) VMware ESX
9 68 (1.78%) NFS
10 54 (1.41%) XenDesktop
11 48 (1.26%) Terminal Services
12 43 (1.13%) Xen
13 37 (0.97%) Samba
14 35 (0.92%) KVM
15 33 (0.86%) Firmware
16 28 (0.73%) MetaFrame
17 26 (0.68%) Varnish
18 23 (0.60%) ISA Server
18 23 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
19 21 (0.55%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 159 (4.16%) Puppet
2 154 (4.03%) Nagios
3 150 (3.93%) Backup Exec
4 109 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
5 96 (2.51%) Cisco CUCM
6 90 (2.36%) SCCM
7 86 (2.25%) SCOM
8 81 (2.12%) Norton AntiVirus
9 76 (1.99%) CiscoWorks
10 66 (1.73%) Cacti
11 52 (1.36%) FortiGate
12 51 (1.33%) OpenView
13 44 (1.15%) WSUS
14 36 (0.94%) ZABBIX
15 26 (0.68%) NetBackup
16 25 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
17 22 (0.58%) Nessus
17 22 (0.58%) SELinux
18 20 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
19 18 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2061 (53.94%) Cisco
2 1319 (34.52%) VMware
3 1062 (27.79%) Microsoft
4 915 (23.95%) Juniper
5 844 (22.09%) CheckPoint
6 612 (16.02%) Citrix
7 472 (12.35%) F5
8 428 (11.20%) HP
9 249 (6.52%) Red Hat
10 226 (5.91%) Symantec
11 191 (5.00%) NetApp
12 179 (4.68%) SolarWinds
13 169 (4.42%) Oracle
14 163 (4.27%) Dell
15 150 (3.93%) Blue Coat
16 145 (3.79%) Avaya
17 140 (3.66%) Apple
18 126 (3.30%) Fortinet
19 120 (3.14%) EMC
20 103 (2.70%) Riverbed
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Centric Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £42500 - £47500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + Over Time
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £50001 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago