The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Firewall Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Engineer
Rank 257 248 258
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 3 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.047% 0.10% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.11% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Median salary £55,000 £31,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+77.41% -6.06%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -1.09%
Firewall Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6147 6508 7024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.65% 96.60% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5163 5398 5801
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Firewall Engineer in the job title.

Firewall Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Firewall Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer across the North West region.

Firewall Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Firewall Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Firewall Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Firewall Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +32 2 £55,000 +41.02%
Merseyside - 1 - -
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Firewall Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Firewall Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) SLA
3 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) Service Management
3 6 (60.00%) IPsec
3 6 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (60.00%) Change Control
3 6 (60.00%) FortiGate
3 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (60.00%) Coaching
4 5 (50.00%) Network Security
5 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (20.00%) OSPF
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (20.00%) Multicast
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) BGP
3 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (60.00%) IPsec
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 2 (20.00%) Multicast
6 2 (20.00%) OSPF
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Change Control
1 6 (60.00%) Coaching
1 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
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