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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 64 73 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1832 1728 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.13% 3.59% 3.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.63% 21.95% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1607 1516 1327
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
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
6880 7873 7564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.52% 16.33% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5834 6534 6206
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 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 30 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 +3 396 £52,500 - 45
Docklands, London +7 14 £28,000 -47.66% 1
Bromley +1 14 £22,500 -43.75%
Canary Wharf +11 8 £80,000 +15.52%
Chiswick - 8 £45,000 -
Greenford - 8 £29,000 -
Wimbledon 0 7 £41,875 -1.47%
Hammersmith -1 4 £32,000 -45.76%
Kingston Upon Thames -3 4 £30,750 -3.90% 4
Enfield -1 3 £37,500 -
Hayes +3 2 £52,500 +3.44%
Croydon 0 2 £37,000 -37.02%
Feltham - 2 £24,000 -
Hounslow +14 1 £25,000 -50.00%
Romford +3 1 £25,000 +19.04%
Uxbridge -4 1 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 £39,500 - 1
Pinner - 1 £50,000 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 2153 (55.88%) Cisco
2 1663 (43.16%) Windows
3 1158 (30.05%) Cisco Certification
4 1153 (29.92%) VMware
5 998 (25.90%) Microsoft
6 973 (25.25%) VPN
7 967 (25.10%) WAN
8 959 (24.89%) LAN
9 916 (23.77%) CheckPoint
10 913 (23.70%) Linux
11 902 (23.41%) Active Directory
12 864 (22.42%) Juniper
13 828 (21.49%) Finance
14 827 (21.46%) VMware Infrastructure
15 811 (21.05%) TCP/IP
16 800 (20.76%) Cisco ASA
17 769 (19.96%) DNS
18 719 (18.66%) MS Exchange
19 704 (18.27%) CCNP
20 673 (17.47%) Data Centre
21 671 (17.42%) Network Security
22 636 (16.51%) CCNA
23 601 (15.60%) BGP
24 575 (14.92%) Windows Server 2008
25 568 (14.74%) F5
26 560 (14.53%) OSPF
27 519 (13.47%) ITIL
28 511 (13.26%) Citrix
29 493 (12.80%) HP
30 486 (12.61%) SAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 719 (18.66%) MS Exchange
2 368 (9.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 244 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 239 (6.20%) Apache
5 227 (5.89%) IIS
6 182 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 162 (4.20%) Lync
8 145 (3.76%) SharePoint
9 115 (2.98%) Tomcat
10 88 (2.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 84 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2003
12 75 (1.95%) nginx
13 70 (1.82%) OpenStack
14 42 (1.09%) JBoss
15 33 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
16 31 (0.80%) WebSphere
17 28 (0.73%) Confluence
18 25 (0.65%) Drupal
19 24 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
19 24 (0.62%) CMS
Applications
1 385 (9.99%) MS Excel
2 291 (7.55%) MS Office
3 72 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.10%) MS Project
7 3 (0.078%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.052%) SmartSuite
9 1 (0.026%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.026%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 17 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 8 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (0.16%) ION MarketView
7 5 (0.13%) Infor CRM
8 3 (0.078%) Summit
9 2 (0.052%) Line 500
10 1 (0.026%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.026%) assyst
10 1 (0.026%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (0.026%) SimCorp Dimension
10 1 (0.026%) Tridion
10 1 (0.026%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.026%) HiPortfolio
10 1 (0.026%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.026%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.026%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 220 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 188 (4.88%) Office 365
3 98 (2.54%) SaaS
4 85 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 81 (2.10%) IaaS
6 49 (1.27%) PaaS
7 42 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
8 41 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
9 23 (0.60%) Amazon S3
10 21 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
11 20 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 19 (0.49%) Google Apps
13 15 (0.39%) Route 53
13 15 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 15 (0.39%) Mimecast
14 10 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
14 10 (0.26%) Heroku
15 9 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 9 (0.23%) Terremark
16 8 (0.21%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 973 (25.25%) VPN
2 967 (25.10%) WAN
3 959 (24.89%) LAN
4 811 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 800 (20.76%) Cisco ASA
6 769 (19.96%) DNS
7 671 (17.42%) Network Security
8 601 (15.60%) BGP
9 560 (14.53%) OSPF
10 486 (12.61%) SAN
11 468 (12.15%) MPLS
12 466 (12.09%) Wireless
13 430 (11.16%) DHCP
14 429 (11.13%) Cisco Nexus
15 364 (9.45%) VoIP
16 356 (9.24%) VLAN
17 326 (8.46%) EIGRP
18 294 (7.63%) Internet
19 262 (6.80%) SSL
20 213 (5.53%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 362 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 196 (5.09%) MySQL
3 79 (2.05%) Oracle Database
4 77 (2.00%) MongoDB
5 54 (1.40%) Relational Database
6 52 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 51 (1.32%) NoSQL
8 48 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
9 35 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
10 31 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
11 25 (0.65%) Oracle Exadata
12 22 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
13 20 (0.52%) Couchbase
14 17 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
14 17 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
16 10 (0.26%) RDBMS
17 9 (0.23%) Redis
18 8 (0.21%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 84 (2.18%) Git (software)
2 55 (1.43%) Jenkins
2 55 (1.43%) Subversion
3 44 (1.14%) JIRA
4 21 (0.55%) TeamCity
5 18 (0.47%) Hudson
6 17 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (0.42%) Visual Studio
8 13 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 13 (0.34%) NUnit
8 13 (0.34%) MSBuild
9 11 (0.29%) Selenium
10 10 (0.26%) Ant
10 10 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 8 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (0.18%) SoapUI
13 6 (0.16%) NCrunch
13 6 (0.16%) Fiddler
13 6 (0.16%) Liquibase
General
1 828 (21.49%) Finance
2 262 (6.80%) Banking
3 253 (6.57%) Telecoms
4 92 (2.39%) Retail
5 91 (2.36%) Law
6 72 (1.87%) Advertising
7 69 (1.79%) Marketing
8 68 (1.76%) Legal
9 63 (1.64%) Financial Institution
10 60 (1.56%) Games
11 40 (1.04%) Investment Banking
12 25 (0.65%) Back Office
13 24 (0.62%) Manufacturing
14 23 (0.60%) Multimedia
15 21 (0.55%) Online Betting
16 20 (0.52%) Electronics
17 18 (0.47%) French Language
18 17 (0.44%) Publishing
19 14 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
20 10 (0.26%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 1054 (27.36%) Network Engineer
2 402 (10.43%) Support Engineer
3 394 (10.23%) Analyst
4 281 (7.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 278 (7.22%) Consultant
6 275 (7.14%) Security Engineer
7 226 (5.87%) Administrator
8 219 (5.68%) Senior Network Engineer
9 218 (5.66%) Architect
10 186 (4.83%) Systems Administrator
11 160 (4.15%) Network Security Engineer
12 151 (3.92%) Security Analyst
13 147 (3.82%) Systems Engineer
14 141 (3.66%) Support Analyst
14 141 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support
15 135 (3.50%) Network Support
16 133 (3.45%) IT Support
17 118 (3.06%) 3rd Line Support
18 100 (2.60%) Firewall Engineer
19 99 (2.57%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (3.40%) Web Services
2 77 (2.00%) .NET
3 67 (1.74%) Middleware
4 62 (1.61%) 802.1X
5 55 (1.43%) HTML
6 46 (1.19%) LAMP
7 44 (1.14%) CSS
8 42 (1.09%) XML
9 36 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
10 27 (0.70%) SOAP
11 26 (0.67%) RESTful
12 25 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
13 24 (0.62%) RabbitMQ
14 21 (0.55%) REST
14 21 (0.55%) XMPP
15 12 (0.31%) Ajax
16 11 (0.29%) Apache Flex
16 11 (0.29%) WCF
16 11 (0.29%) LINQ
17 10 (0.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 673 (17.47%) Data Centre
2 247 (6.41%) Management Information System
3 229 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 164 (4.26%) Blackberry
5 143 (3.71%) Computer Science
6 91 (2.36%) Hedge funds
7 82 (2.13%) Clustering
8 72 (1.87%) Replication
9 70 (1.82%) PKI
10 61 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 49 (1.27%) Public Cloud
12 44 (1.14%) iPhone
13 37 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
14 34 (0.88%) EqualLogic
15 33 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
16 30 (0.78%) Private Cloud
17 29 (0.75%) Online Banking
18 27 (0.70%) Visualisation
19 26 (0.67%) Online Games
19 26 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1663 (43.16%) Windows
2 913 (23.70%) Linux
3 575 (14.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 469 (12.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 353 (9.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 264 (6.85%) UNIX
7 223 (5.79%) Windows 7
8 214 (5.55%) Windows 8
9 184 (4.78%) Windows XP
10 152 (3.94%) CentOS
11 129 (3.35%) Ubuntu
12 121 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 86 (2.23%) Mac OS X
14 80 (2.08%) Solaris
15 76 (1.97%) Debian
16 59 (1.53%) Windows Vista
17 55 (1.43%) Android
18 30 (0.78%) Mac OS
18 30 (0.78%) Apple iOS
19 26 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 519 (13.47%) ITIL
2 410 (10.64%) Information Security
3 375 (9.73%) Load Balancing
4 283 (7.34%) Network Design
5 237 (6.15%) SIEM
6 229 (5.94%) Project Management
7 208 (5.40%) Disaster Recovery
8 181 (4.70%) Service Delivery
9 174 (4.52%) Kalman Filter
10 167 (4.33%) Migration
11 166 (4.31%) DevOps
12 165 (4.28%) E-Commerce
13 162 (4.20%) Incident Management
14 152 (3.94%) Mentoring
15 144 (3.74%) Penetration Testing
16 141 (3.66%) Change Management
17 139 (3.61%) Agile Software Development
18 122 (3.17%) Network Monitoring
19 121 (3.14%) Configuration Management
20 115 (2.98%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 484 (12.56%) SQL
2 211 (5.48%) Perl
3 201 (5.22%) Python
4 196 (5.09%) PowerShell
5 190 (4.93%) Bash Shell
6 159 (4.13%) Java
7 107 (2.78%) Ruby
8 98 (2.54%) PHP
9 86 (2.23%) C
10 83 (2.15%) JavaScript
11 68 (1.76%) Shell Script
12 40 (1.04%) C#
13 25 (0.65%) Korn
14 24 (0.62%) C++
15 20 (0.52%) VB
16 17 (0.44%) VBScript
16 17 (0.44%) AWK
17 15 (0.39%) sed
18 12 (0.31%) T-SQL
19 11 (0.29%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1158 (30.05%) Cisco Certification
2 704 (18.27%) CCNP
3 636 (16.51%) CCNA
4 392 (10.17%) Degree
5 273 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 248 (6.44%) CCIE
7 236 (6.13%) Security Cleared
8 217 (5.63%) CCSA
9 210 (5.45%) MCSE
10 184 (4.78%) CISSP
11 154 (4.00%) CCSE
12 150 (3.89%) SC Cleared
13 97 (2.52%) MCSA
14 91 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 88 (2.28%) JNCIP
15 88 (2.28%) MCP
16 84 (2.18%) CISM
17 82 (2.13%) MCITP
18 70 (1.82%) JNCIA
19 54 (1.40%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 263 (6.83%) SLA
2 209 (5.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 108 (2.80%) PCI DSS
4 55 (1.43%) QA
5 34 (0.88%) COBIT
6 21 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (0.47%) HIPAA
8 6 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 6 (0.16%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.078%) GPG13
10 1 (0.026%) JTAG
System Software
1 902 (23.41%) Active Directory
2 827 (21.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 360 (9.34%) Hyper-V
4 167 (4.33%) XenApp
5 153 (3.97%) vSphere
6 111 (2.88%) VMware ESX
7 92 (2.39%) XenServer
8 85 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
9 62 (1.61%) Terminal Services
10 41 (1.06%) Xen
11 40 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
12 37 (0.96%) KVM
13 34 (0.88%) Varnish
14 32 (0.83%) NFS
14 32 (0.83%) iptables
15 30 (0.78%) Docker
16 27 (0.70%) Postfix
17 25 (0.65%) XenDesktop
18 24 (0.62%) Samba
19 23 (0.60%) Snort
Systems Management
1 195 (5.06%) Puppet
2 157 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
3 121 (3.14%) Nagios
4 101 (2.62%) Backup Exec
5 72 (1.87%) SCCM
6 66 (1.71%) Ansible
7 63 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
8 55 (1.43%) FortiGate
9 49 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
9 49 (1.27%) ZABBIX
10 46 (1.19%) WSUS
11 39 (1.01%) Cacti
12 37 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
13 34 (0.88%) Nessus
14 33 (0.86%) OpenView
14 33 (0.86%) CiscoWorks
15 30 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
15 30 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
15 30 (0.78%) Salt
16 26 (0.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2153 (55.88%) Cisco
2 1153 (29.92%) VMware
3 998 (25.90%) Microsoft
4 916 (23.77%) CheckPoint
5 864 (22.42%) Juniper
6 568 (14.74%) F5
7 511 (13.26%) Citrix
8 493 (12.80%) HP
9 225 (5.84%) Red Hat
10 224 (5.81%) Oracle
11 186 (4.83%) Fortinet
12 162 (4.20%) Symantec
13 142 (3.69%) NetApp
14 136 (3.53%) Dell
15 131 (3.40%) SolarWinds
16 118 (3.06%) Riverbed
17 117 (3.04%) Blue Coat
18 114 (2.96%) Apple
19 107 (2.78%) EMC
20 102 (2.65%) McAfee
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser Ltd
Salary: Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Computappoint
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago