The table below looks at the statistics for the Firewall Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Consultant
Rank 463 453 441
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Consultant 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.005% 0.020% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.020% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £70,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +77.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £60,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +51.89%
Firewall Consultant
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18660 19881 19366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.06% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15961 16195 15375
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Firewall Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Firewall Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Firewall Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Firewall Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Firewall Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Firewall Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) Palo Alto
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) SHDSL
4 4 (57.14%) FWSM
4 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) ADSL
4 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (28.57%) Presales
5 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
6 1 (14.29%) Imperva
6 1 (14.29%) Aruba
6 1 (14.29%) FCoE
6 1 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (14.29%) SIEM
6 1 (14.29%) Change Control
6 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (14.29%) Meraki
6 1 (14.29%) Cyber-Ark

Firewall Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Firewall Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) ADSL
4 4 (57.14%) FWSM
4 4 (57.14%) SHDSL
4 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (14.29%) FCoE
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCSE
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) Palo Alto
3 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) Aruba
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Imperva
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki
4 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
4 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire