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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall Engineer
England / North West
Rank 229 - 256
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 16 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% - 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
5800 5458 6784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.72% 96.52% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4839 4578 5665
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 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester - 11 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £43,750 -
Firewall Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (77.27%) Cisco
3 15 (68.18%) Palo Alto
4 14 (63.64%) Fortinet
5 9 (40.91%) Network Security
5 9 (40.91%) SIEM
5 9 (40.91%) FortiGate
6 8 (36.36%) CCNP
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
7 7 (31.82%) CCNA
7 7 (31.82%) Degree
8 6 (27.27%) Juniper
8 6 (27.27%) Information Security
8 6 (27.27%) Linux
9 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (22.73%) Security Operations
9 5 (22.73%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (18.18%) Security Patching
10 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
10 4 (18.18%) VMware
10 4 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (18.18%) WAN
10 4 (18.18%) VPN
10 4 (18.18%) MPLS
10 4 (18.18%) BGP
11 3 (13.64%) SLA
11 3 (13.64%) ITIL

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 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) Network Security
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (18.18%) BGP
4 4 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (18.18%) MPLS
4 4 (18.18%) VPN
4 4 (18.18%) WAN
5 3 (13.64%) Wireless
6 2 (9.09%) DHCP
6 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.55%) ATM
7 1 (4.55%) DNS
7 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.55%) FTP
7 1 (4.55%) HTTP
7 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
7 1 (4.55%) SMTP
7 1 (4.55%) SNMP
7 1 (4.55%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Unix
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) SIEM
2 6 (27.27%) Information Security
3 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (22.73%) Security Operations
4 4 (18.18%) Security Patching
4 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Presales
5 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (4.55%) Auto-Scaling
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Data Privacy
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.55%) Threat Detection
6 1 (4.55%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CCNP
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) CCNA
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) CCSA
3 1 (4.55%) CCSE
3 1 (4.55%) CEH
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) FortiGate
2 3 (13.64%) RSA enVision
3 1 (4.55%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Cisco
2 15 (68.18%) Palo Alto
3 14 (63.64%) Fortinet
4 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
5 6 (27.27%) Juniper
6 4 (18.18%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) ArcSight
7 3 (13.64%) Meraki
8 1 (4.55%) Citrix
8 1 (4.55%) EMC
8 1 (4.55%) F5
8 1 (4.55%) FireEye
8 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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