The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Firewall Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall Engineer
UK / Scotland
Rank 139 159 160
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.087% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2216 2807 3028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.89% 95.74% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1437 1821 1930
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Firewall Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Firewall Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Firewall Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Firewall Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 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
Glasgow +19 2 £47,500 -
Firewall Engineer
UK

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 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 Scotland region featuring Firewall Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) JNCIE
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) CCIE
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
4 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) IIS

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (50.00%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCIE
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) JNCIE
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) F5
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper