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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall Engineer
Rank 423 444 432
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 16 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.077% 0.062% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.065% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 3
Average salary £39,500 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.55% +21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.37% +2.10%
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
19721 21579 21053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.93% 95.04% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16234 17295 17372
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 £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +9 6 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Surrey +12 5 £50,000 -23.07% 3
Berkshire +5 3 £39,500 -18.55%
Middlesex +8 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 33 (100.00%) Firewall
2 20 (60.61%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (57.58%) WAN
4 18 (54.55%) LAN
5 17 (51.52%) Wireless
6 15 (45.45%) CCNA
7 14 (42.42%) VoIP
7 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
7 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
8 13 (39.39%) Cisco
9 11 (33.33%) Juniper
10 10 (30.30%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (30.30%) Network Security
11 9 (27.27%) CCNP
12 7 (21.21%) DNS
13 6 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
14 5 (15.15%) Cisco PIX
14 5 (15.15%) F5
14 5 (15.15%) FWSM
14 5 (15.15%) Kalman Filter
15 4 (12.12%) Network Monitoring
15 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
15 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
15 4 (12.12%) MPLS
15 4 (12.12%) HP
15 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
15 4 (12.12%) ITIL
15 4 (12.12%) ADSL
15 4 (12.12%) SHDSL

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (57.58%) WAN
3 18 (54.55%) LAN
4 17 (51.52%) Wireless
5 14 (42.42%) VoIP
6 10 (30.30%) Network Security
6 10 (30.30%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (21.21%) DNS
8 6 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (15.15%) FWSM
9 5 (15.15%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (12.12%) SHDSL
10 4 (12.12%) IPsec
10 4 (12.12%) MPLS
10 4 (12.12%) ADSL
11 3 (9.09%) Broadband
11 3 (9.09%) WLAN
11 3 (9.09%) DHCP
11 3 (9.09%) OSPF
11 3 (9.09%) BGP
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) CMDB
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (12.12%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
2 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.06%) Fault Management
3 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.06%) Change Management
3 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security Management
4 1 (3.03%) Security Management
4 1 (3.03%) Information Security
4 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (45.45%) CCNA
3 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
3 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
4 9 (27.27%) CCNP
5 3 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) CCSA
6 1 (3.03%) CCSE
6 1 (3.03%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.03%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Cisco
2 11 (33.33%) Juniper
3 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
3 5 (15.15%) F5
4 4 (12.12%) HP
5 3 (9.09%) WatchGuard
5 3 (9.09%) Nokia
6 2 (6.06%) Radware
6 2 (6.06%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.03%) Websense
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.03%) IronPort
7 1 (3.03%) Tufin
7 1 (3.03%) ScanSafe
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