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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall Engineer
Rank 424 424 433
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 14 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.068% 0.079% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.083% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 10
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +20.48%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £49,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-19.38% +18.07%
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
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 22 May 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 £37,500 - 1
Berkshire -6 5 £41,000 -17.17% 2
Kent +7 1 £40,000 -36.00%
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (51.85%) LAN
3 13 (48.15%) WAN
3 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
4 12 (44.44%) Wireless
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
5 11 (40.74%) CCNA
5 11 (40.74%) Cisco
6 10 (37.04%) VoIP
7 9 (33.33%) Network Security
8 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
9 7 (25.93%) Juniper
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (14.81%) VPN
11 3 (11.11%) DNS
11 3 (11.11%) DHCP
11 3 (11.11%) Internet
11 3 (11.11%) OSPF
11 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
11 3 (11.11%) Finance
11 3 (11.11%) IPsec
11 3 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (11.11%) F5
12 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (7.41%) Fault Management
12 2 (7.41%) WatchGuard
12 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (7.41%) VLAN
12 2 (7.41%) Fortinet

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (51.85%) LAN
3 13 (48.15%) WAN
4 12 (44.44%) Wireless
5 10 (37.04%) VoIP
6 9 (33.33%) Network Security
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (14.81%) VPN
9 3 (11.11%) DNS
9 3 (11.11%) DHCP
9 3 (11.11%) Internet
9 3 (11.11%) OSPF
9 3 (11.11%) IPsec
9 3 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (7.41%) VLAN
10 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (7.41%) IP Telephony
10 2 (7.41%) BGP
10 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (7.41%) Fault Management
1 2 (7.41%) Service Management
1 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
1 2 (7.41%) Information Security
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security Management
2 1 (3.70%) Security Management
2 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
2 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 11 (40.74%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) CCNP
5 1 (3.70%) CCSE
5 1 (3.70%) JNCIS
5 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
3 7 (25.93%) Juniper
4 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 3 (11.11%) F5
5 2 (7.41%) WatchGuard
5 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
5 2 (7.41%) Websense
5 2 (7.41%) Radware
5 2 (7.41%) Nokia
5 2 (7.41%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.70%) McAfee
6 1 (3.70%) IronPort
6 1 (3.70%) Tufin
6 1 (3.70%) ScanSafe
Newbury, Berkshire
Ricoh
Salary: £37 - £42k plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Ricoh
Salary: £37 - £42k plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago