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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 72 52 80
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +28
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1698 2002 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.13% 4.89% 3.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.13% 27.83% 21.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1485 1736 1259
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
6498 7193 6845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.82% 17.57% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5522 6066 5530
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 -26 268 £52,500 - 48
Hounslow - 24 £49,500 - 1
Sidcup -5 19 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Croydon -1 18 £43,500 +45.00% 1
Romford +2 15 £29,000 -10.76%
Kingston Upon Thames -6 11 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Enfield +7 10 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Canary Wharf +9 9 £67,500 -10.00%
Docklands, London +15 7 £45,250 +74.03%
Hammersmith - 5 £49,000 -
Surbiton +7 4 £62,000 +65.33%
Uxbridge +4 4 £55,000 -6.77%
Harrow 0 4 - -
Wimbledon -8 4 £51,250 +34.86% 1
Chiswick -10 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Bromley -10 4 £22,500 - 1
Twickenham -1 3 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Westminster - 3 £47,500 -
Brentford - 3 £47,500 - 4
Wembley +2 2 £70,000 +80.64% 1
Coulsdon - 2 £24,000 -
Ilford - 2 £24,500 -
Southall - 2 £27,500 -
Mitcham - 1 £36,500 -
Teddington - 1 £37,500 - 1
Osterley - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 £32,000 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1807 (52.41%) Cisco
2 1552 (45.01%) Windows
3 1179 (34.19%) Cisco Certification
4 1004 (29.12%) VMware
5 962 (27.90%) Microsoft
6 950 (27.55%) Linux
7 935 (27.12%) VPN
8 916 (26.57%) Active Directory
9 910 (26.39%) LAN
10 904 (26.22%) WAN
11 840 (24.36%) Windows Server
12 806 (23.38%) Finance
13 746 (21.64%) VMware Infrastructure
14 734 (21.29%) CCNP
15 726 (21.06%) DNS
16 683 (19.81%) TCP/IP
17 633 (18.36%) Network Security
18 626 (18.16%) CheckPoint
19 625 (18.13%) CCNA
20 611 (17.72%) Cisco ASA
21 605 (17.55%) MS Exchange
22 592 (17.17%) Juniper
23 579 (16.79%) Windows Server 2008
24 541 (15.69%) Data Centre
25 498 (14.44%) ITIL
26 484 (14.04%) MPLS
27 457 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
28 443 (12.85%) Information Security
29 441 (12.79%) Wireless
30 422 (12.24%) BGP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 605 (17.55%) MS Exchange
2 263 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 195 (5.66%) Apache
4 188 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 167 (4.84%) IIS
6 157 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 151 (4.38%) Lync
8 144 (4.18%) Tomcat
9 125 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2007
10 55 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
11 46 (1.33%) nginx
12 44 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
13 40 (1.16%) Confluence
14 38 (1.10%) JBoss
15 35 (1.02%) Apache Pig
16 32 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 31 (0.90%) OpenStack
18 30 (0.87%) Node.js
18 30 (0.87%) WebSphere
19 22 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 396 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 260 (7.54%) MS Office
3 55 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (0.41%) MS Project
5 9 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.087%) GNU Octave
7 2 (0.058%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.058%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.029%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.029%) HipChat
8 1 (0.029%) Maya
Business Applications
1 30 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.29%) SAP CRM
5 6 (0.17%) Magento
6 3 (0.087%) FLEXCUBE
6 3 (0.087%) MetaTrader
6 3 (0.087%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.087%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.058%) Infor SunSystems
7 2 (0.058%) RMDS
7 2 (0.058%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.029%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.029%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.029%) Kondor
8 1 (0.029%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.029%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 304 (8.82%) Office 365
2 299 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
3 123 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 84 (2.44%) IaaS
5 71 (2.06%) SaaS
6 70 (2.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 36 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
8 33 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
9 31 (0.90%) Amazon S3
10 30 (0.87%) Joyent
11 23 (0.67%) Google Apps
11 23 (0.67%) Mimecast
12 18 (0.52%) Yammer
13 13 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 11 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
14 11 (0.32%) PaaS
15 8 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
15 8 (0.23%) Route 53
16 6 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
17 4 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 935 (27.12%) VPN
2 910 (26.39%) LAN
3 904 (26.22%) WAN
4 726 (21.06%) DNS
5 683 (19.81%) TCP/IP
6 633 (18.36%) Network Security
7 611 (17.72%) Cisco ASA
8 484 (14.04%) MPLS
9 441 (12.79%) Wireless
10 422 (12.24%) BGP
11 398 (11.54%) OSPF
12 395 (11.46%) DHCP
13 391 (11.34%) SAN
14 340 (9.86%) VoIP
15 321 (9.31%) Cisco Nexus
16 318 (9.22%) VLAN
17 296 (8.58%) Internet
18 270 (7.83%) SSL
19 239 (6.93%) Cisco IOS
20 222 (6.44%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 357 (10.35%) SQL Server
2 256 (7.42%) MySQL
3 67 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 50 (1.45%) Big Data
4 50 (1.45%) Relational Database
4 50 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 49 (1.42%) Redis
6 41 (1.19%) Hadoop
7 38 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
8 35 (1.02%) Apache Hive
9 28 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
10 27 (0.78%) MongoDB
11 26 (0.75%) Oracle Database
12 22 (0.64%) NoSQL
13 21 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
13 21 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 20 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
15 19 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 14 (0.41%) MS Access
17 13 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 94 (2.73%) Git (software)
2 91 (2.64%) JIRA
3 70 (2.03%) Jenkins
4 56 (1.62%) TeamCity
5 47 (1.36%) Subversion
6 39 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 35 (1.02%) Visual Studio
8 23 (0.67%) Metasploit
8 23 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 20 (0.58%) Firebug
9 20 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
10 18 (0.52%) Fiddler
11 16 (0.46%) NCrunch
11 16 (0.46%) NUnit
11 16 (0.46%) SoapUI
12 15 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 8 (0.23%) Hudson
14 7 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (0.17%) git-flow
15 6 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 806 (23.38%) Finance
2 324 (9.40%) Telecoms
3 247 (7.16%) Banking
4 122 (3.54%) Retail
5 117 (3.39%) Law
6 92 (2.67%) Legal
7 63 (1.83%) Advertising
8 53 (1.54%) Marketing
9 46 (1.33%) Financial Institution
10 45 (1.31%) Investment Banking
11 30 (0.87%) Back Office
11 30 (0.87%) Publishing
12 28 (0.81%) Games
13 18 (0.52%) Online Betting
14 14 (0.41%) Billing
14 14 (0.41%) Front Office
15 13 (0.38%) Manufacturing
16 9 (0.26%) Electronics
17 7 (0.20%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.087%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 955 (27.70%) Network Engineer
2 512 (14.85%) Analyst
3 383 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 338 (9.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 332 (9.63%) Support Engineer
6 298 (8.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 275 (7.98%) Administrator
8 274 (7.95%) Security Engineer
9 212 (6.15%) Senior Network Engineer
10 204 (5.92%) Systems Administrator
11 200 (5.80%) Security Analyst
12 187 (5.42%) Architect
13 162 (4.70%) Network Security Engineer
14 161 (4.67%) Support Analyst
15 153 (4.44%) Firewall Engineer
16 149 (4.32%) Consultant
17 143 (4.15%) 3rd Line Support
18 138 (4.00%) IT Engineer
19 131 (3.80%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
20 128 (3.71%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (4.96%) Web Services
2 144 (4.18%) LAMP
3 108 (3.13%) .NET
4 66 (1.91%) CSS
5 60 (1.74%) XML
6 55 (1.60%) HTML
7 48 (1.39%) 802.1X
8 39 (1.13%) LEMP Stack
9 37 (1.07%) SOAP
10 36 (1.04%) JSON
11 34 (0.99%) Java EE
12 32 (0.93%) J2EE
13 31 (0.90%) STL
14 27 (0.78%) ASP.NET
15 26 (0.75%) RESTful
16 25 (0.73%) LAPP Stack
16 25 (0.73%) XMPP
17 23 (0.67%) Ajax
17 23 (0.67%) LINQ
17 23 (0.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 541 (15.69%) Data Centre
2 302 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
3 207 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 168 (4.87%) Computer Science
5 100 (2.90%) Blackberry
6 92 (2.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 76 (2.20%) PKI
8 60 (1.74%) Cyberthreat
9 58 (1.68%) Clustering
9 58 (1.68%) Replication
10 54 (1.57%) Hedge funds
11 50 (1.45%) Cryptography
12 45 (1.31%) Security Operations Centre
13 43 (1.25%) Driving Licence
14 38 (1.10%) Mathematics
15 37 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
16 36 (1.04%) Statistics
17 35 (1.02%) Cybercrime
18 32 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
19 29 (0.84%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1552 (45.01%) Windows
2 950 (27.55%) Linux
3 840 (24.36%) Windows Server
4 579 (16.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 457 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 291 (8.44%) Unix
7 231 (6.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 207 (6.00%) Windows 7
9 176 (5.10%) Windows 8
10 144 (4.18%) Solaris
11 132 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 117 (3.39%) Android
13 107 (3.10%) CentOS
14 106 (3.07%) Ubuntu
15 101 (2.93%) Windows XP
16 61 (1.77%) Apple iOS
16 61 (1.77%) Mac OS X
17 58 (1.68%) Mac OS
18 57 (1.65%) Debian
19 24 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (14.44%) ITIL
2 443 (12.85%) Information Security
3 369 (10.70%) Load Balancing
4 266 (7.71%) SIEM
5 225 (6.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 225 (6.53%) Network Design
6 203 (5.89%) Penetration Testing
7 188 (5.45%) Mentoring
8 185 (5.37%) E-Commerce
9 169 (4.90%) DevOps
10 166 (4.81%) Kalman Filter
11 165 (4.79%) Configuration Management
12 163 (4.73%) Cybersecurity
13 161 (4.67%) High Availability
14 153 (4.44%) Security Operations
15 151 (4.38%) Change Management
16 149 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
17 140 (4.06%) Project Management
18 139 (4.03%) Service Delivery
19 136 (3.94%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 404 (11.72%) SQL
2 210 (6.09%) Python
3 197 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 196 (5.68%) Bash Shell
5 191 (5.54%) Perl
6 177 (5.13%) Java
7 126 (3.65%) Ruby
8 107 (3.10%) C
9 87 (2.52%) JavaScript
10 78 (2.26%) C#
11 63 (1.83%) PHP
12 55 (1.60%) C++
12 55 (1.60%) Shell Script
13 38 (1.10%) VBScript
14 31 (0.90%) Objective-C
15 29 (0.84%) VB
16 23 (0.67%) T-SQL
17 10 (0.29%) AWK
17 10 (0.29%) sed
18 9 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1179 (34.19%) Cisco Certification
2 734 (21.29%) CCNP
3 625 (18.13%) CCNA
4 400 (11.60%) Degree
5 361 (10.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 297 (8.61%) MCSE
7 270 (7.83%) CISSP
8 267 (7.74%) CCIE
9 125 (3.63%) Security Cleared
10 122 (3.54%) MCSA
11 112 (3.25%) CISM
12 94 (2.73%) CCSE
13 91 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 90 (2.61%) MCP
15 82 (2.38%) GIAC
15 82 (2.38%) MCITP
16 78 (2.26%) CCSA
16 78 (2.26%) SANS
17 71 (2.06%) CCDP
17 71 (2.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 166 (4.81%) PCI DSS
3 159 (4.61%) SLA
4 71 (2.06%) QA
5 52 (1.51%) COBIT
6 17 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.29%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.20%) HIPAA
8 7 (0.20%) ISO27002
9 6 (0.17%) ISO22301
9 6 (0.17%) SSAE 16
10 4 (0.12%) COSO
10 4 (0.12%) FISMA
10 4 (0.12%) ISO15022
10 4 (0.12%) ISO20022
10 4 (0.12%) RMADS
11 3 (0.087%) GCP
11 3 (0.087%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 3 (0.087%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.058%) GPG13
System Software
1 916 (26.57%) Active Directory
2 746 (21.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 330 (9.57%) Hyper-V
4 118 (3.42%) vSphere
5 110 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
5 110 (3.19%) XenApp
6 73 (2.12%) Terminal Services
7 69 (2.00%) Xen
8 60 (1.74%) VMware ESX
9 59 (1.71%) XenServer
10 50 (1.45%) NFS
10 50 (1.45%) Snort
11 46 (1.33%) KVM
12 31 (0.90%) Samba
13 30 (0.87%) Varnish
14 27 (0.78%) XenDesktop
15 26 (0.75%) Docker
16 24 (0.70%) iptables
16 24 (0.70%) vCloud
17 23 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 178 (5.16%) Puppet
2 143 (4.15%) Nagios
3 100 (2.90%) SCCM
4 82 (2.38%) Ansible
5 71 (2.06%) Backup Exec
5 71 (2.06%) Nessus
6 66 (1.91%) Cisco CUCM
7 65 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
7 65 (1.89%) WSUS
8 64 (1.86%) FortiGate
9 58 (1.68%) ZABBIX
10 54 (1.57%) Cacti
11 53 (1.54%) SolarWinds Orion
12 52 (1.51%) SCOM
13 32 (0.93%) Graphite
14 26 (0.75%) Nmap
15 25 (0.73%) QRadar
16 22 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
16 22 (0.64%) SELinux
17 21 (0.61%) Salt
Vendors
1 1807 (52.41%) Cisco
2 1004 (29.12%) VMware
3 962 (27.90%) Microsoft
4 626 (18.16%) CheckPoint
5 592 (17.17%) Juniper
6 412 (11.95%) F5
7 350 (10.15%) Citrix
8 331 (9.60%) Palo Alto
9 274 (7.95%) HP
10 205 (5.95%) Oracle
11 155 (4.50%) SolarWinds
12 146 (4.23%) Red Hat
13 135 (3.92%) Dell
14 123 (3.57%) Fortinet
15 116 (3.36%) NetApp
16 109 (3.16%) Riverbed
17 103 (2.99%) EMC
18 99 (2.87%) Avaya
19 94 (2.73%) Apple
20 90 (2.61%) Meraki
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 20K guaranteed bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £43000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: package (Dependent on experience)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Langley James
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 27k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tech
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £76000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Intapeople
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Jenrick IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits pension, health insurance, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Edgware, Middlesex
Natpoint Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago