The first table below looks at the demand for the Firewall Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall Engineer
Rank 237 245 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 20 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.48% +18.57%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6899 7158 6912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.08% 95.33% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5593 6013 6113
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 12 £50,000 - 1
Manchester -4 8 £50,000 -
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Firewall Engineer in their job title 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 with Firewall Engineer in their job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Firewall
2 41 (97.62%) BGP
2 41 (97.62%) Cisco
3 40 (95.24%) Juniper
3 40 (95.24%) OSPF
3 40 (95.24%) WAN
3 40 (95.24%) TCP/IP
3 40 (95.24%) EIGRP
3 40 (95.24%) IGRP
3 40 (95.24%) Finance
4 39 (92.86%) TACACS
4 39 (92.86%) Network Design
4 39 (92.86%) HP NNM
4 39 (92.86%) DNS
4 39 (92.86%) SSL
4 39 (92.86%) SMTP
4 39 (92.86%) SOAP
4 39 (92.86%) LDAP
4 39 (92.86%) LAN
4 39 (92.86%) HTTP
4 39 (92.86%) Internet
4 39 (92.86%) HP
4 39 (92.86%) CiscoWorks
4 39 (92.86%) WebSphere
4 39 (92.86%) Load Balancing
4 39 (92.86%) Network Management
4 39 (92.86%) F5
4 39 (92.86%) Capacity Management
5 15 (35.71%) FIX Protocol
5 15 (35.71%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Firewall Engineer in their job title 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 with Firewall Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (92.86%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 42 (100.00%) Firewall
2 41 (97.62%) BGP
3 40 (95.24%) EIGRP
3 40 (95.24%) IGRP
3 40 (95.24%) OSPF
3 40 (95.24%) WAN
3 40 (95.24%) TCP/IP
4 39 (92.86%) DNS
4 39 (92.86%) SSL
4 39 (92.86%) Internet
4 39 (92.86%) SMTP
4 39 (92.86%) LDAP
4 39 (92.86%) LAN
4 39 (92.86%) HTTP
4 39 (92.86%) TACACS
5 15 (35.71%) VLAN
5 15 (35.71%) DHCP
6 3 (7.14%) Network Security
7 2 (4.76%) MPLS
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
General
1 40 (95.24%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (92.86%) SOAP
2 15 (35.71%) FIX Protocol
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (92.86%) Network Design
1 39 (92.86%) Load Balancing
1 39 (92.86%) Network Management
1 39 (92.86%) Capacity Management
2 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.76%) CCNP
2 2 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.38%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 39 (92.86%) CiscoWorks
1 39 (92.86%) HP NNM
2 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 41 (97.62%) Cisco
2 40 (95.24%) Juniper
3 39 (92.86%) HP
3 39 (92.86%) F5
4 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
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