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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 61 69 79
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1940 1770 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.35% 3.81% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.39% 22.88% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1719 1547 1290
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
7083 7737 7187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.87% 16.65% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6063 6385 6012
Average salary £51,400 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +4 402 £50,000 -4.76% 39
Wimbledon +11 17 £42,500 +17.24%
Chiswick +8 12 £45,000 -5.26%
Docklands, London -1 12 £35,000 -33.01%
Bromley +3 10 £22,500 -40.00% 1
Canary Wharf - 10 £55,000 -
Greenford - 8 £29,000 -
Hayes +5 7 £42,500 -17.47%
Kingston Upon Thames +7 6 £40,750 +27.34% 1
Croydon +9 4 £48,750 +5.40%
Stanmore - 4 £26,500 -
Hammersmith -3 3 £32,000 -45.76%
Mitcham - 3 £50,000 -
Wembley 0 2 £52,500 +61.53%
Beckenham -7 2 £55,000 +100.00%
Enfield - 2 £42,500 - 1
Feltham - 2 £24,000 -
Ealing - 2 £39,250 -
Westminster - 2 £50,000 -
Romford +2 1 £25,000 +19.04%
Uxbridge +2 1 - -
Surbiton -1 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 31 August 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 2029 (54.09%) Cisco
2 1593 (42.47%) Windows
3 1119 (29.83%) Cisco Certification
4 1098 (29.27%) VMware
5 962 (25.65%) Microsoft
6 908 (24.21%) VPN
7 902 (24.05%) LAN
8 900 (23.99%) Linux
9 886 (23.62%) CheckPoint
10 881 (23.49%) WAN
11 869 (23.17%) Active Directory
12 832 (22.18%) Finance
13 831 (22.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 823 (21.94%) Juniper
15 822 (21.91%) TCP/IP
16 754 (20.10%) Cisco ASA
17 747 (19.91%) DNS
18 674 (17.97%) CCNP
19 672 (17.92%) Network Security
20 667 (17.78%) MS Exchange
21 639 (17.04%) Data Centre
22 598 (15.94%) CCNA
23 588 (15.68%) Windows Server 2008
24 529 (14.10%) BGP
25 527 (14.05%) F5
26 505 (13.46%) OSPF
27 495 (13.20%) ITIL
28 479 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
29 455 (12.13%) SQL
30 451 (12.02%) Information Security

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 667 (17.78%) MS Exchange
2 347 (9.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 240 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 225 (6.00%) Apache
5 185 (4.93%) IIS
6 176 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 165 (4.40%) Lync
8 154 (4.11%) SharePoint
9 112 (2.99%) Tomcat
10 67 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
11 64 (1.71%) nginx
12 62 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 54 (1.44%) OpenStack
14 38 (1.01%) WebSphere
15 36 (0.96%) JBoss
16 30 (0.80%) Confluence
16 30 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
17 24 (0.64%) Drupal
17 24 (0.64%) CMS
18 22 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 365 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 286 (7.62%) MS Office
3 70 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.11%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.080%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.080%) MS Project
7 1 (0.027%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.027%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 26 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.13%) Infor CRM
4 5 (0.13%) Summit
5 4 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.053%) Line 500
6 2 (0.053%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.053%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.053%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.027%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.027%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.027%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.027%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.027%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.027%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.027%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.027%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 225 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 215 (5.73%) Office 365
3 90 (2.40%) SaaS
4 85 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 68 (1.81%) IaaS
6 40 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
7 36 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
7 36 (0.96%) PaaS
8 20 (0.53%) Amazon S3
8 20 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 18 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 18 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 18 (0.48%) Google Apps
10 17 (0.45%) Mimecast
11 15 (0.40%) Route 53
12 9 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
12 9 (0.24%) Datadog
12 9 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
13 8 (0.21%) Amazon Glacier
14 6 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 908 (24.21%) VPN
2 902 (24.05%) LAN
3 881 (23.49%) WAN
4 822 (21.91%) TCP/IP
5 754 (20.10%) Cisco ASA
6 747 (19.91%) DNS
7 672 (17.92%) Network Security
8 529 (14.10%) BGP
9 505 (13.46%) OSPF
10 447 (11.92%) SAN
11 438 (11.68%) Wireless
12 411 (10.96%) MPLS
13 404 (10.77%) DHCP
14 369 (9.84%) Cisco Nexus
15 347 (9.25%) VoIP
16 314 (8.37%) VLAN
17 271 (7.22%) SSL
18 258 (6.88%) EIGRP
19 256 (6.82%) Internet
20 208 (5.55%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 193 (5.15%) MySQL
3 78 (2.08%) Oracle Database
4 71 (1.89%) MongoDB
5 52 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 49 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 43 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
8 42 (1.12%) NoSQL
9 29 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 28 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
10 28 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
11 26 (0.69%) Oracle Exadata
12 23 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (0.51%) Big Data
14 17 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
15 16 (0.43%) Couchbase
16 15 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
16 15 (0.40%) Hadoop
16 15 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
17 11 (0.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 84 (2.24%) Git (software)
2 56 (1.49%) Subversion
3 55 (1.47%) JIRA
4 47 (1.25%) Jenkins
5 28 (0.75%) Visual Studio
6 26 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (0.53%) TeamCity
8 19 (0.51%) Hudson
9 16 (0.43%) MSBuild
10 14 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 14 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 13 (0.35%) NUnit
12 10 (0.27%) Selenium
12 10 (0.27%) Ant
13 7 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (0.19%) SoapUI
14 6 (0.16%) NCrunch
14 6 (0.16%) Fiddler
14 6 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (0.16%) Liquibase
General
1 832 (22.18%) Finance
2 280 (7.46%) Banking
3 253 (6.74%) Telecoms
4 93 (2.48%) Retail
5 72 (1.92%) Marketing
6 69 (1.84%) Law
6 69 (1.84%) Legal
7 61 (1.63%) Advertising
8 60 (1.60%) Financial Institution
9 56 (1.49%) Games
10 40 (1.07%) Investment Banking
11 23 (0.61%) Multimedia
12 20 (0.53%) Manufacturing
12 20 (0.53%) Online Betting
13 16 (0.43%) Back Office
14 15 (0.40%) Electronics
15 14 (0.37%) French Language
16 13 (0.35%) Front Office
16 13 (0.35%) Publishing
17 9 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 982 (26.18%) Network Engineer
2 383 (10.21%) Analyst
3 378 (10.08%) Support Engineer
4 294 (7.84%) Security Engineer
5 274 (7.30%) Consultant
6 254 (6.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 246 (6.56%) Administrator
8 216 (5.76%) Senior Network Engineer
9 199 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
10 197 (5.25%) Architect
11 163 (4.35%) Security Analyst
12 159 (4.24%) Network Security Engineer
13 139 (3.71%) Systems Engineer
14 117 (3.12%) IT Support
15 116 (3.09%) Network Support
16 115 (3.07%) 2nd Line Support
16 115 (3.07%) 3rd Line Support
17 113 (3.01%) Support Analyst
18 100 (2.67%) Security Consultant
19 91 (2.43%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (3.23%) Web Services
2 84 (2.24%) .NET
3 63 (1.68%) 802.1X
4 60 (1.60%) Middleware
5 52 (1.39%) HTML
6 51 (1.36%) LAMP
7 44 (1.17%) XML
8 39 (1.04%) CSS
8 39 (1.04%) FIX Protocol
9 31 (0.83%) SOAP
10 26 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
10 26 (0.69%) RabbitMQ
11 25 (0.67%) RESTful
12 19 (0.51%) REST
13 16 (0.43%) Ajax
13 16 (0.43%) Java EE
14 15 (0.40%) WebSphere MQ
14 15 (0.40%) J2EE
14 15 (0.40%) WCF
14 15 (0.40%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 639 (17.04%) Data Centre
2 250 (6.66%) Management Information System
3 245 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
4 152 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 133 (3.55%) Blackberry
6 88 (2.35%) Hedge funds
7 72 (1.92%) PKI
8 68 (1.81%) Replication
9 65 (1.73%) Clustering
10 62 (1.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 47 (1.25%) Public Cloud
12 36 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
12 36 (0.96%) iPhone
13 34 (0.91%) EqualLogic
14 31 (0.83%) Visualisation
15 29 (0.77%) Online Banking
16 28 (0.75%) Cryptography
17 25 (0.67%) Eurex
17 25 (0.67%) Private Cloud
17 25 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1593 (42.47%) Windows
2 900 (23.99%) Linux
3 588 (15.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 479 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 333 (8.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 267 (7.12%) UNIX
7 246 (6.56%) Windows 7
8 201 (5.36%) Windows 8
9 154 (4.11%) Windows XP
10 138 (3.68%) CentOS
11 124 (3.31%) Ubuntu
12 108 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 102 (2.72%) Solaris
14 86 (2.29%) Mac OS X
15 84 (2.24%) Debian
16 63 (1.68%) Android
17 51 (1.36%) Windows Vista
18 40 (1.07%) Mac OS
19 39 (1.04%) Apple iOS
20 25 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 495 (13.20%) ITIL
2 451 (12.02%) Information Security
3 345 (9.20%) Load Balancing
4 284 (7.57%) SIEM
5 245 (6.53%) Network Design
6 216 (5.76%) Project Management
7 201 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
8 190 (5.07%) Kalman Filter
9 184 (4.91%) Mentoring
10 179 (4.77%) Incident Management
11 172 (4.59%) Migration
11 172 (4.59%) DevOps
12 170 (4.53%) Penetration Testing
13 165 (4.40%) Service Delivery
14 151 (4.03%) E-Commerce
15 139 (3.71%) Agile Software Development
16 138 (3.68%) Change Management
17 134 (3.57%) Cyber Security
18 122 (3.25%) Capacity Planning
19 121 (3.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 455 (12.13%) SQL
2 225 (6.00%) Perl
3 210 (5.60%) PowerShell
4 181 (4.83%) Python
5 179 (4.77%) Bash Shell
6 171 (4.56%) Java
7 103 (2.75%) Ruby
8 97 (2.59%) C
9 96 (2.56%) PHP
10 83 (2.21%) JavaScript
11 60 (1.60%) C#
12 57 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 37 (0.99%) C++
14 25 (0.67%) VB
15 17 (0.45%) Korn
16 13 (0.35%) VBScript
16 13 (0.35%) sed
17 12 (0.32%) VBA
17 12 (0.32%) T-SQL
17 12 (0.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1119 (29.83%) Cisco Certification
2 674 (17.97%) CCNP
3 598 (15.94%) CCNA
4 368 (9.81%) Degree
5 275 (7.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 255 (6.80%) CCIE
7 213 (5.68%) CISSP
8 212 (5.65%) MCSE
9 208 (5.55%) Security Cleared
10 199 (5.31%) CCSA
11 160 (4.27%) CCSE
12 136 (3.63%) SC Cleared
13 113 (3.01%) MCSA
14 98 (2.61%) MCP
14 98 (2.61%) CISM
15 85 (2.27%) MCITP
16 76 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 76 (2.03%) JNCIP
17 66 (1.76%) CISA
18 52 (1.39%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 241 (6.42%) SLA
2 217 (5.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 110 (2.93%) PCI DSS
4 53 (1.41%) QA
5 42 (1.12%) COBIT
6 24 (0.64%) HIPAA
7 21 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 4 (0.11%) FISMA
10 3 (0.080%) COSO
10 3 (0.080%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.027%) JTAG
11 1 (0.027%) GPG13
System Software
1 869 (23.17%) Active Directory
2 831 (22.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 358 (9.54%) Hyper-V
4 145 (3.87%) XenApp
5 130 (3.47%) vSphere
6 106 (2.83%) VMware ESX
7 78 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
8 75 (2.00%) XenServer
9 59 (1.57%) Terminal Services
10 54 (1.44%) KVM
11 49 (1.31%) Xen
12 43 (1.15%) iptables
13 35 (0.93%) NFS
14 32 (0.85%) Varnish
15 29 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
16 28 (0.75%) Snort
17 27 (0.72%) Postfix
18 26 (0.69%) Docker
19 23 (0.61%) Samba
20 22 (0.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 201 (5.36%) Puppet
2 143 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
3 121 (3.23%) Nagios
4 96 (2.56%) Backup Exec
5 74 (1.97%) Ansible
6 70 (1.87%) SCCM
7 66 (1.76%) Cisco CUCM
8 53 (1.41%) Nessus
9 51 (1.36%) ZABBIX
10 50 (1.33%) FortiGate
11 43 (1.15%) WSUS
12 42 (1.12%) SolarWinds Orion
13 36 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
14 32 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
14 32 (0.85%) Salt
15 31 (0.83%) CiscoWorks
15 31 (0.83%) Cacti
16 26 (0.69%) NetBackup
16 26 (0.69%) logstash
17 24 (0.64%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 2029 (54.09%) Cisco
2 1098 (29.27%) VMware
3 962 (25.65%) Microsoft
4 886 (23.62%) CheckPoint
5 823 (21.94%) Juniper
6 527 (14.05%) F5
7 446 (11.89%) Citrix
8 411 (10.96%) HP
9 214 (5.71%) Red Hat
10 213 (5.68%) Fortinet
11 212 (5.65%) Oracle
12 141 (3.76%) Symantec
13 132 (3.52%) NetApp
14 123 (3.28%) Dell
15 119 (3.17%) Blue Coat
16 117 (3.12%) McAfee
17 114 (3.04%) SolarWinds
18 110 (2.93%) Apple
19 98 (2.61%) EMC
20 94 (2.51%) Riverbed
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 45-55k base + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Newton Blue
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Harris Global
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago