The table below looks at the statistics for the Firewall Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall Engineer
Rank 430 449 414
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 14 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.066% 0.040% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.043% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 4
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +10.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,875 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +10.52%
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 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
19933 21138 20178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.59% 94.86% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16542 16611 16631
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Firewall Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Firewall Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Firewall Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Firewall Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Firewall Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Firewall Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +28 5 £37,500 - 1
Surrey - 5 £50,000 -
Middlesex +3 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Berkshire +7 1 £42,500 -12.37% 1
Kent -5 1 £40,000 -38.46%
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (62.96%) WAN
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (59.26%) LAN
4 14 (51.85%) Cisco
4 14 (51.85%) Wireless
5 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
6 11 (40.74%) CCNA
6 11 (40.74%) Juniper
6 11 (40.74%) VoIP
6 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
7 10 (37.04%) CCNP
7 10 (37.04%) Network Security
8 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
9 6 (22.22%) F5
10 5 (18.52%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (18.52%) FWSM
11 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (14.81%) CMDB
11 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
11 4 (14.81%) Degree
11 4 (14.81%) SHDSL
11 4 (14.81%) HP
11 4 (14.81%) ITIL
11 4 (14.81%) ADSL

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (62.96%) WAN
3 16 (59.26%) LAN
4 14 (51.85%) Wireless
5 11 (40.74%) VoIP
6 10 (37.04%) Network Security
7 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (18.52%) FWSM
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (14.81%) SHDSL
10 4 (14.81%) MPLS
10 4 (14.81%) ADSL
10 4 (14.81%) DNS
11 3 (11.11%) Broadband
11 3 (11.11%) WLAN
11 3 (11.11%) OSPF
11 3 (11.11%) BGP
11 3 (11.11%) EIGRP
11 3 (11.11%) RSVP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) CMDB
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL
1 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
1 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
1 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (7.41%) Fault Management
2 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
2 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
3 11 (40.74%) CCNA
4 10 (37.04%) CCNP
5 4 (14.81%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) CCIE
6 1 (3.70%) CCSA
6 1 (3.70%) CCSE
6 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) Juniper
3 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 6 (22.22%) F5
4 4 (14.81%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Nokia
5 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 3 (11.11%) WatchGuard
6 2 (7.41%) Websense
6 2 (7.41%) Radware
7 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.70%) IronPort
7 1 (3.70%) Tufin
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