The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Firewall Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall Engineer
England / South East
Rank 345 424 438
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 52 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 19
Median salary £43,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £28,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £58,500 £51,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +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 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
14390 18609 19794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.76% 96.74% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11930 15826 16062
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 24 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 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
Surrey +55 24 £40,000 +2.56%
Hampshire +15 18 £45,000 +12.50%
Berkshire +42 6 £47,500 -17.39%
Kent +15 2 £40,000 -8.04%
Buckinghamshire +22 1 £39,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £44,500 - 1
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 South East region featuring Firewall Engineer in the job title.

1 97 (100.00%) Firewall
2 83 (85.57%) Cisco
3 70 (72.16%) Juniper
4 66 (68.04%) Palo Alto
5 65 (67.01%) Cisco Certification
6 63 (64.95%) CCNP
7 53 (54.64%) WAN
8 50 (51.55%) LAN
9 46 (47.42%) Network Security
10 43 (44.33%) Cisco ASA
10 43 (44.33%) DNS
11 40 (41.24%) CCNA
12 37 (38.14%) TCP/IP
13 36 (37.11%) MPLS
14 34 (35.05%) F5
15 33 (34.02%) Load Balancing
16 26 (26.80%) VPN
16 26 (26.80%) Security Cleared
16 26 (26.80%) Kalman Filter
17 25 (25.77%) SC Cleared
18 24 (24.74%) CheckPoint
19 19 (19.59%) ADSL
20 17 (17.53%) BGP
21 15 (15.46%) OSPF
22 14 (14.43%) VLAN
23 11 (11.34%) Extreme Networks
24 10 (10.31%) FWSM
24 10 (10.31%) ITIL
25 9 (9.28%) Firmware
25 9 (9.28%) Wireless

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) S-PLUS
2 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 97 (100.00%) Firewall
2 53 (54.64%) WAN
3 50 (51.55%) LAN
4 46 (47.42%) Network Security
5 43 (44.33%) Cisco ASA
5 43 (44.33%) DNS
6 37 (38.14%) TCP/IP
7 36 (37.11%) MPLS
8 26 (26.80%) VPN
9 19 (19.59%) ADSL
10 17 (17.53%) BGP
11 15 (15.46%) OSPF
12 14 (14.43%) VLAN
13 10 (10.31%) FWSM
14 9 (9.28%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (9.28%) Wireless
15 7 (7.22%) Ethernet
16 4 (4.12%) Internet
16 4 (4.12%) Intrusion Detection
17 3 (3.09%) BIG-IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (2.06%) Statistics
2 2 (2.06%) User Experience
3 1 (1.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.19%) Linux
1 6 (6.19%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Unix
2 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.03%) CatOS
3 1 (1.03%) CentOS
3 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.02%) Load Balancing
2 26 (26.80%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (10.31%) ITIL
4 6 (6.19%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (6.19%) Threat Management
5 5 (5.15%) Network Management
5 5 (5.15%) SIEM
5 5 (5.15%) Validation
6 4 (4.12%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (2.06%) B2B
7 2 (2.06%) Change Management
7 2 (2.06%) Information Security
7 2 (2.06%) Network Optimisation
7 2 (2.06%) Patch Management
7 2 (2.06%) Security Architecture
7 2 (2.06%) Security Patching
8 1 (1.03%) Coaching
8 1 (1.03%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 1 (1.03%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 65 (67.01%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (64.95%) CCNP
3 40 (41.24%) CCNA
4 26 (26.80%) Security Cleared
5 25 (25.77%) SC Cleared
6 6 (6.19%) CCIE
7 5 (5.15%) DV Cleared
7 5 (5.15%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.06%) CCDP
8 2 (2.06%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.03%) CCSE
9 1 (1.03%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.03%) MCSA
9 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.28%) Firmware
2 6 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.06%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (2.06%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.06%) vSphere
4 1 (1.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) Nessus
2 2 (2.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.03%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 83 (85.57%) Cisco
2 70 (72.16%) Juniper
3 66 (68.04%) Palo Alto
4 34 (35.05%) F5
5 24 (24.74%) CheckPoint
6 11 (11.34%) Extreme Networks
7 7 (7.22%) VMware
8 4 (4.12%) Fortinet
8 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.06%) Aruba
9 2 (2.06%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.06%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (2.06%) Forcepoint
9 2 (2.06%) Imperva
9 2 (2.06%) LogLogic
9 2 (2.06%) LogRhythm
10 1 (1.03%) Aerohive Networks
10 1 (1.03%) HP
10 1 (1.03%) Meraki
10 1 (1.03%) Nimble Storage
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