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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Engineer
Rank 417 438 417
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 31 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 28
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £59,200 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.16%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
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 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
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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
Berkshire -3 12 £57,000 +14.00% 1
Hampshire +27 11 £40,000 -
Surrey +17 10 £28,000 -23.80% 2
Buckinghamshire -5 2 - -
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 58 (100.00%) Firewall
2 50 (86.21%) Cisco
3 48 (82.76%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (60.34%) Juniper
5 34 (58.62%) Palo Alto
6 32 (55.17%) CCNP
7 29 (50.00%) CCNA
8 27 (46.55%) TCP/IP
8 27 (46.55%) WAN
9 24 (41.38%) Wireless
10 22 (37.93%) CheckPoint
10 22 (37.93%) Network Security
11 19 (32.76%) MPLS
11 19 (32.76%) VPN
12 17 (29.31%) Security Cleared
13 16 (27.59%) OSPF
13 16 (27.59%) BGP
14 15 (25.86%) LAN
14 15 (25.86%) F5
15 14 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
16 13 (22.41%) ITIL
17 12 (20.69%) Wi-Fi
17 12 (20.69%) VoIP
17 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
18 11 (18.97%) SLA
18 11 (18.97%) DSL
19 10 (17.24%) DNS
19 10 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
20 9 (15.52%) Fault Management
20 9 (15.52%) HSRP

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (100.00%) Firewall
2 27 (46.55%) TCP/IP
2 27 (46.55%) WAN
3 24 (41.38%) Wireless
4 22 (37.93%) Network Security
5 19 (32.76%) MPLS
5 19 (32.76%) VPN
6 16 (27.59%) BGP
6 16 (27.59%) OSPF
7 15 (25.86%) LAN
8 14 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (20.69%) VoIP
9 12 (20.69%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (18.97%) DSL
11 10 (17.24%) DNS
12 9 (15.52%) HSRP
13 7 (12.07%) FWSM
14 6 (10.34%) ADSL
14 6 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (10.34%) SHDSL
General
1 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
1 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.72%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) CESG
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) ITIL
2 10 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (15.52%) Fault Management
4 8 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (6.90%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.17%) Email Filtering
7 3 (5.17%) Matrix Management
8 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.45%) Network Design
8 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.72%) Change Management
9 1 (1.72%) Identity Management
9 1 (1.72%) Information Security
9 1 (1.72%) Process Management
9 1 (1.72%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) C
2 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (82.76%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (55.17%) CCNP
3 29 (50.00%) CCNA
4 17 (29.31%) Security Cleared
5 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
6 8 (13.79%) CCIE
7 5 (8.62%) CISSP
8 4 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (5.17%) CCDP
9 3 (5.17%) CCIP
10 2 (3.45%) CCDA
10 2 (3.45%) Degree
11 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.72%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.72%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.72%) MCSE
11 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) vSphere
2 3 (5.17%) ProxySG
2 3 (5.17%) Sendmail
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.72%) Firmware
4 1 (1.72%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) FortiGate
1 3 (5.17%) MAILsweeper
1 3 (5.17%) MIMEsweeper
1 3 (5.17%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (5.17%) Proventia
2 2 (3.45%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 50 (86.21%) Cisco
2 35 (60.34%) Juniper
3 34 (58.62%) Palo Alto
4 22 (37.93%) CheckPoint
5 15 (25.86%) F5
6 5 (8.62%) Blue Coat
6 5 (8.62%) Fortinet
6 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.90%) Brocade
7 4 (6.90%) Forcepoint
7 4 (6.90%) HP
7 4 (6.90%) VMware
8 3 (5.17%) Intel Security
8 3 (5.17%) Kaspersky
8 3 (5.17%) Sourcefire
8 3 (5.17%) Symantec
9 2 (3.45%) Meraki
10 1 (1.72%) Aruba
10 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.72%) Veeam
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