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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 63 77 83
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1813 1489 1610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.85% 3.38% 3.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.29% 20.94% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1581 1284 1393
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £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
7783 7111 8458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.53% 16.12% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6435 5950 7152
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +16 474 £52,500 +5.00% 62
Bromley +10 34 £37,500 -4.45%
Docklands, London -11 14 £52,250 -11.06%
Harrow -9 8 £61,250 +6.52% 3
Kingston Upon Thames -14 6 £32,000 +14.28%
Sidcup - 6 £40,500 -
Hammersmith +4 5 £59,000 +38.82%
Beckenham +5 4 £27,500 -35.29%
Wimbledon -9 4 £36,250 -19.44%
Croydon -18 4 £46,250 +20.91% 4
Uxbridge +4 3 £63,500 +81.42% 1
Wembley -5 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Twickenham +4 2 £37,500 -33.33%
Surbiton -4 2 £40,000 -
Hayes -8 2 £51,500 +3.00% 2
Hounslow -9 2 £50,000 +78.57% 3
Teddington - 2 £42,500 -
South Croydon - 2 £47,500 - 2
New Malden - 2 £42,500 -
Romford +5 1 £21,000 -14.28%
Ilford -2 1 £27,500 +30.95%
Chiswick -8 1 £47,500 -17.39%
Greenwich - 1 £28,000 -
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
Dagenham - 1 £35,000 -
Chislehurst - 1 £36,000 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1709 (49.97%) Windows
2 1705 (49.85%) Cisco
3 1100 (32.16%) VMware
4 1013 (29.62%) Linux
5 979 (28.63%) Active Directory
6 895 (26.17%) Cisco Certification
7 865 (25.29%) VPN
8 858 (25.09%) Microsoft
9 823 (24.06%) DNS
10 816 (23.86%) Finance
11 793 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
12 790 (23.10%) TCP/IP
13 782 (22.87%) WAN
14 719 (21.02%) Juniper
15 710 (20.76%) CheckPoint
16 697 (20.38%) LAN
17 694 (20.29%) MS Exchange
18 688 (20.12%) Windows Server 2008
19 597 (17.46%) SAN
20 586 (17.13%) ITIL
21 528 (15.44%) Network Security
22 524 (15.32%) CCNP
23 493 (14.42%) Citrix
24 487 (14.24%) Windows Server 2003
25 484 (14.15%) SQL
26 458 (13.39%) Cisco ASA
27 455 (13.30%) DHCP
28 452 (13.22%) CCNA
29 451 (13.19%) UNIX
30 418 (12.22%) HP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 694 (20.29%) MS Exchange
2 361 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 269 (7.87%) Apache
4 262 (7.66%) IIS
5 201 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 198 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 187 (5.47%) Tomcat
8 166 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2007
9 130 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2003
10 120 (3.51%) Lync
11 119 (3.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 59 (1.73%) nginx
13 56 (1.64%) CMS
14 42 (1.23%) WebSphere
15 30 (0.88%) Drupal
15 30 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
15 30 (0.88%) Node.js
16 26 (0.76%) IBM Notes
17 25 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2000
18 24 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 414 (12.11%) MS Excel
2 308 (9.01%) MS Office
3 53 (1.55%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.20%) MS Project
6 6 (0.18%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.12%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.088%) SmartSuite
9 3 (0.088%) Maya
9 3 (0.088%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.058%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.058%) SPSS
11 1 (0.029%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 18 (0.53%) Google Analytics
2 13 (0.38%) WebTrends
3 12 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.35%) assyst
4 9 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.15%) Summit
6 3 (0.088%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.088%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.088%) IntelliMatch
6 3 (0.088%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.088%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.058%) Eikon
7 2 (0.058%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.058%) SunGard AvantGard
7 2 (0.058%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.058%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.058%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.029%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.029%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 142 (4.15%) Office 365
2 92 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (2.37%) SaaS
4 71 (2.08%) IaaS
5 52 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 41 (1.20%) Joyent
7 34 (0.99%) PaaS
8 29 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
9 22 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
10 18 (0.53%) Google Apps
11 15 (0.44%) Rackspace Cloud
12 6 (0.18%) GitHub
12 6 (0.18%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.088%) Route 53
15 1 (0.029%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 865 (25.29%) VPN
2 823 (24.06%) DNS
3 790 (23.10%) TCP/IP
4 782 (22.87%) WAN
5 697 (20.38%) LAN
6 597 (17.46%) SAN
7 528 (15.44%) Network Security
8 458 (13.39%) Cisco ASA
9 455 (13.30%) DHCP
10 406 (11.87%) MPLS
11 373 (10.91%) Wireless
12 353 (10.32%) BGP
13 343 (10.03%) Internet
14 308 (9.01%) SSL
15 285 (8.33%) VoIP
16 281 (8.22%) OSPF
17 236 (6.90%) VLAN
18 214 (6.26%) NAS
19 201 (5.88%) IPsec
20 170 (4.97%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 401 (11.73%) SQL Server
2 246 (7.19%) MySQL
3 62 (1.81%) Relational Database
4 60 (1.75%) Oracle Database
5 57 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 41 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
7 36 (1.05%) Redis
8 32 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
10 26 (0.76%) MongoDB
11 20 (0.58%) NoSQL
11 20 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
12 19 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (0.53%) RDBMS
13 18 (0.53%) Big Data
14 15 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (0.38%) DB2
16 12 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 88 (2.57%) Git (software)
2 67 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 55 (1.61%) Subversion
4 53 (1.55%) JIRA
5 30 (0.88%) TeamCity
6 25 (0.73%) Firebug
7 23 (0.67%) Hudson
8 15 (0.44%) Visual Studio
9 11 (0.32%) MSBuild
10 10 (0.29%) Metasploit
11 8 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (0.20%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.18%) NUnit
13 6 (0.18%) Maven
13 6 (0.18%) Artifactory
14 5 (0.15%) Gerrit
15 4 (0.12%) Selenium
15 4 (0.12%) FitNesse
15 4 (0.12%) AppScan
General
1 816 (23.86%) Finance
2 247 (7.22%) Telecoms
3 220 (6.43%) Banking
4 135 (3.95%) Law
5 81 (2.37%) Investment Banking
6 72 (2.11%) Publishing
6 72 (2.11%) Retail
7 60 (1.75%) Legal
8 53 (1.55%) Advertising
9 51 (1.49%) Marketing
10 42 (1.23%) Games
11 28 (0.82%) Front Office
12 25 (0.73%) Billing
13 24 (0.70%) Financial Institution
14 23 (0.67%) Electronics
15 20 (0.58%) Manufacturing
16 19 (0.56%) Back Office
17 9 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.18%) Local Government
18 6 (0.18%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 725 (21.20%) Network Engineer
2 522 (15.26%) Analyst
3 364 (10.64%) Support Engineer
4 245 (7.16%) Security Engineer
5 242 (7.08%) Administrator
6 212 (6.20%) Consultant
7 199 (5.82%) Architect
8 197 (5.76%) Systems Administrator
9 191 (5.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 190 (5.56%) Security Analyst
11 182 (5.32%) Support Analyst
12 161 (4.71%) Senior Network Engineer
13 152 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
14 132 (3.86%) Network Security Engineer
15 119 (3.48%) 3rd Line Support
16 115 (3.36%) IT Support
17 109 (3.19%) Network Analyst
18 90 (2.63%) Team Leader
19 83 (2.43%) Linux Administrator
20 82 (2.40%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (4.24%) Web Services
2 103 (3.01%) CSS
3 92 (2.69%) .NET
4 73 (2.13%) XML
5 68 (1.99%) HTML
6 50 (1.46%) Middleware
7 45 (1.32%) Ajax
8 43 (1.26%) LAMP
9 30 (0.88%) JSON
10 25 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
11 24 (0.70%) FIX Protocol
11 24 (0.70%) ActiveMQ
11 24 (0.70%) SOAP
12 22 (0.64%) J2EE
13 18 (0.53%) JSF
13 18 (0.53%) XHTML
14 16 (0.47%) XSLT
15 15 (0.44%) WebSphere MQ
16 13 (0.38%) ASP.NET
17 10 (0.29%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 199 (5.82%) Blackberry
2 166 (4.85%) Management Information System
3 142 (4.15%) Clustering
4 121 (3.54%) Replication
5 118 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 115 (3.36%) Hedge funds
7 71 (2.08%) Open Source
8 64 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
9 49 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
10 44 (1.29%) Statistics
11 41 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 41 (1.20%) Mobile App
12 37 (1.08%) Digital Media
13 35 (1.02%) SecurID
14 31 (0.91%) Equities
14 31 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
15 29 (0.85%) Fixed Income
15 29 (0.85%) iPhone
16 28 (0.82%) Client/Server
17 23 (0.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1709 (49.97%) Windows
2 1013 (29.62%) Linux
3 688 (20.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 487 (14.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 451 (13.19%) UNIX
6 387 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 224 (6.55%) Solaris
8 197 (5.76%) Windows 7
9 147 (4.30%) Windows XP
10 134 (3.92%) Windows 8
11 124 (3.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 118 (3.45%) Mac OS X
13 100 (2.92%) Ubuntu
14 90 (2.63%) CentOS
15 72 (2.11%) Mac OS
16 59 (1.73%) Debian
17 34 (0.99%) Windows Vista
18 31 (0.91%) AIX
19 29 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
20 28 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 586 (17.13%) ITIL
2 351 (10.26%) Load Balancing
3 338 (9.88%) Information Security
4 201 (5.88%) Project Management
5 179 (5.23%) Network Design
6 165 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 155 (4.53%) Migration
8 147 (4.30%) SIEM
9 146 (4.27%) Kalman Filter
10 139 (4.06%) E-Commerce
11 137 (4.01%) Change Management
12 117 (3.42%) Incident Management
13 115 (3.36%) DevOps
14 113 (3.30%) Penetration Testing
15 109 (3.19%) Security Management
16 102 (2.98%) Service Management
17 98 (2.87%) Service Delivery
18 96 (2.81%) Business Continuity
18 96 (2.81%) Network Management
19 95 (2.78%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 484 (14.15%) SQL
2 264 (7.72%) Perl
3 257 (7.51%) Java
4 182 (5.32%) PowerShell
5 149 (4.36%) Bash Shell
6 121 (3.54%) PHP
6 121 (3.54%) Python
7 109 (3.19%) Ruby
8 102 (2.98%) JavaScript
9 65 (1.90%) C
10 54 (1.58%) Shell Script
11 45 (1.32%) C#
12 32 (0.94%) VB
13 18 (0.53%) T-SQL
14 15 (0.44%) C++
15 14 (0.41%) VBA
16 10 (0.29%) AWK
17 9 (0.26%) VBScript
17 9 (0.26%) Korn
18 7 (0.20%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 895 (26.17%) Cisco Certification
2 524 (15.32%) CCNP
3 452 (13.22%) CCNA
4 362 (10.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 320 (9.36%) Degree
6 264 (7.72%) MCSE
7 247 (7.22%) CISSP
8 163 (4.77%) CCIE
9 157 (4.59%) MCITP
10 126 (3.68%) CCSE
11 123 (3.60%) MCSA
12 113 (3.30%) Security Cleared
13 91 (2.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 89 (2.60%) CCSA
15 79 (2.31%) MCP
16 74 (2.16%) SC Cleared
17 49 (1.43%) CCDP
18 48 (1.40%) CISM
19 46 (1.35%) CEH
20 45 (1.32%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 168 (4.91%) SLA
3 107 (3.13%) PCI DSS
4 75 (2.19%) QA
5 24 (0.70%) COBIT
6 21 (0.61%) ISO 9001
7 15 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.20%) GPG13
9 6 (0.18%) JSP 440
10 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 4 (0.12%) ISO 8583
12 3 (0.088%) BS7799
13 1 (0.029%) GAMP
13 1 (0.029%) GxP
13 1 (0.029%) HIPAA
System Software
1 979 (28.63%) Active Directory
2 793 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 286 (8.36%) Hyper-V
4 189 (5.53%) vSphere
5 175 (5.12%) XenApp
6 110 (3.22%) VMware ESX
7 75 (2.19%) XenServer
8 71 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
9 52 (1.52%) NFS
10 51 (1.49%) XenDesktop
11 45 (1.32%) Terminal Services
12 30 (0.88%) Snort
12 30 (0.88%) Xen
12 30 (0.88%) KVM
13 25 (0.73%) UAG
13 25 (0.73%) Varnish
14 23 (0.67%) ISA Server
14 23 (0.67%) MetaFrame
15 22 (0.64%) Samba
15 22 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 179 (5.23%) Puppet
2 159 (4.65%) Backup Exec
3 141 (4.12%) Nagios
4 85 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
5 73 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 65 (1.90%) Cacti
7 62 (1.81%) WSUS
8 56 (1.64%) SCCM
9 47 (1.37%) SCOM
10 44 (1.29%) CiscoWorks
11 41 (1.20%) OpenView
12 40 (1.17%) NetBackup
13 35 (1.02%) Nessus
14 34 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
15 30 (0.88%) ZABBIX
16 23 (0.67%) FortiGate
17 17 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 17 (0.50%) Zenoss
18 16 (0.47%) HP NNM
19 15 (0.44%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 1705 (49.85%) Cisco
2 1100 (32.16%) VMware
3 858 (25.09%) Microsoft
4 719 (21.02%) Juniper
5 710 (20.76%) CheckPoint
6 493 (14.42%) Citrix
7 418 (12.22%) HP
8 401 (11.73%) F5
9 300 (8.77%) Oracle
10 213 (6.23%) Symantec
11 211 (6.17%) Red Hat
12 170 (4.97%) NetApp
13 158 (4.62%) Blue Coat
14 148 (4.33%) Dell
15 114 (3.33%) EMC
15 114 (3.33%) SolarWinds
16 104 (3.04%) Avaya
17 98 (2.87%) Veeam
18 76 (2.22%) Websense
19 75 (2.19%) Riverbed
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £3000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38000 - 45000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32000 - 38000
Posted: Yesterday