The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 34 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1117 1312 1367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.75% 6.10% 6.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.20% 31.22% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 940 1160 1133
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Firewall
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3699 4203 4921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.35% 19.53% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2962 3480 3666
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Firewall
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Firewall Salary Trend in the South East

Firewall
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in the South East

Firewall
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire +5 380 £55,000 +15.18% 24
Surrey +4 273 £45,000 +9.75% 12
Hampshire -2 134 £42,500 -5.55% 22
Kent +13 100 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Oxfordshire +13 74 £37,500 -11.76% 6
Buckinghamshire -21 59 £42,500 -1.55% 7
West Sussex -5 39 £32,000 -28.88%
East Sussex +38 38 £40,000 -39.62% 4
Middlesex +6 8 £50,000 -
Sussex +11 2 £58,250 -
M4 Corridor - 2 £95,000 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 1241 (55.43%) Cisco
2 952 (42.52%) Windows
3 836 (37.34%) Cisco Certification
4 650 (29.03%) VMware
5 602 (26.89%) TCP/IP
6 599 (26.75%) WAN
7 584 (26.08%) Linux
8 566 (25.28%) CCNP
9 560 (25.01%) DNS
10 559 (24.97%) Active Directory
11 544 (24.30%) LAN
12 541 (24.16%) CCNA
13 532 (23.76%) Microsoft
14 502 (22.42%) CheckPoint
15 488 (21.80%) VPN
16 460 (20.54%) Juniper
17 453 (20.23%) Windows Server
18 440 (19.65%) VMware Infrastructure
19 424 (18.94%) Network Security
20 402 (17.95%) ITIL
21 395 (17.64%) Cisco ASA
22 340 (15.19%) F5
23 313 (13.98%) MPLS
24 312 (13.93%) Palo Alto
25 302 (13.49%) Windows Server 2008
26 291 (13.00%) MS Exchange
27 284 (12.68%) Finance
28 282 (12.59%) Security Cleared
28 282 (12.59%) Hyper-V
29 281 (12.55%) SQL Server

Firewall
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
1 291 (13.00%) MS Exchange
2 144 (6.43%) IIS
3 92 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 90 (4.02%) Apache
5 83 (3.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 76 (3.39%) Tomcat
7 74 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 50 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2003
9 48 (2.14%) WebLogic
10 47 (2.10%) SharePoint
11 36 (1.61%) JBoss
11 36 (1.61%) WebSphere
12 35 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
12 35 (1.56%) nginx
13 33 (1.47%) Skype for Business
14 27 (1.21%) CMS
15 21 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
15 21 (0.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 14 (0.63%) OpenStack
17 12 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 247 (11.03%) MS Excel
2 128 (5.72%) MS Office
3 32 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.22%) S-PLUS
6 4 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.089%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.13%) Infor CRM
3 2 (0.089%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.089%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.045%) SAP FS
Cloud Services
1 169 (7.55%) Office 365
2 125 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
3 101 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 74 (3.31%) SaaS
5 20 (0.89%) IaaS
6 16 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.63%) PaaS
8 5 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.22%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.089%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.089%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.045%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.045%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.045%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.045%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.045%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.045%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.045%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.045%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 602 (26.89%) TCP/IP
2 599 (26.75%) WAN
3 560 (25.01%) DNS
4 544 (24.30%) LAN
5 488 (21.80%) VPN
6 424 (18.94%) Network Security
7 395 (17.64%) Cisco ASA
8 313 (13.98%) MPLS
9 275 (12.28%) Wireless
10 262 (11.70%) DHCP
11 255 (11.39%) SAN
12 236 (10.54%) BGP
13 218 (9.74%) OSPF
14 204 (9.11%) VoIP
15 200 (8.93%) VLAN
16 183 (8.17%) Internet
17 172 (7.68%) Cisco Nexus
18 151 (6.74%) SSL
19 127 (5.67%) IPsec
20 113 (5.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (12.55%) SQL Server
2 94 (4.20%) MySQL
3 58 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (1.83%) Relational Database
5 27 (1.21%) Big Data
6 26 (1.16%) RDBMS
7 24 (1.07%) NoSQL
8 23 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 21 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (0.54%) InfluxDB
10 12 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (0.49%) MariaDB
12 10 (0.45%) Hadoop
13 9 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (0.40%) Redis
13 9 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (0.31%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (1.03%) Visual Studio
2 21 (0.94%) JIRA
3 19 (0.85%) Selenium
4 17 (0.76%) Vagrant
5 16 (0.71%) Gatling
5 16 (0.71%) JMeter
5 16 (0.71%) LoadRunner
6 14 (0.63%) TestNG
7 11 (0.49%) Git (software)
8 8 (0.36%) Jenkins
8 8 (0.36%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.27%) Android Studio
10 6 (0.27%) Burp Suite
10 6 (0.27%) Metasploit
10 6 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.22%) Subversion
12 3 (0.13%) Ant
12 3 (0.13%) GitLab
12 3 (0.13%) Maven
General
1 284 (12.68%) Finance
2 194 (8.66%) Telecoms
3 54 (2.41%) Marketing
4 42 (1.88%) German Language
5 35 (1.56%) Banking
6 30 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 27 (1.21%) French Language
7 27 (1.21%) Legal
7 27 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
7 27 (1.21%) Retail
8 23 (1.03%) Law
9 22 (0.98%) Games
10 21 (0.94%) Electronics
11 20 (0.89%) Back Office
12 7 (0.31%) Military
12 7 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
12 7 (0.31%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.18%) Advertising
14 4 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 648 (28.94%) Network Engineer
2 411 (18.36%) Support Engineer
3 244 (10.90%) Analyst
4 233 (10.41%) Security Engineer
5 222 (9.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 177 (7.91%) Cisco Engineer
7 157 (7.01%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 146 (6.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 137 (6.12%) Senior Network Engineer
10 132 (5.90%) Linux Engineer
11 123 (5.49%) Network Support
12 117 (5.23%) Network Security Engineer
13 115 (5.14%) Consultant
14 107 (4.78%) IT Engineer
14 107 (4.78%) Juniper Engineer
15 105 (4.69%) Administrator
16 92 (4.11%) IT Support
17 90 (4.02%) Firewall Engineer
18 88 (3.93%) Architect
19 85 (3.80%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (4.02%) Web Services
2 60 (2.68%) .NET
3 43 (1.92%) Middleware
4 37 (1.65%) HTML
5 30 (1.34%) 802.1X
6 29 (1.30%) ASP.NET
7 28 (1.25%) LAMP
8 20 (0.89%) Ajax
9 19 (0.85%) Regular Expression
10 18 (0.80%) ZeroMQ
11 17 (0.76%) CSS
12 11 (0.49%) XML
13 10 (0.45%) J2EE
13 10 (0.45%) XSLT
14 9 (0.40%) REST
15 8 (0.36%) SOAP
15 8 (0.36%) Spring
16 7 (0.31%) Classic ASP
16 7 (0.31%) iBATIS
17 6 (0.27%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 267 (11.92%) Data Centre
2 139 (6.21%) PKI
3 125 (5.58%) Computer Science
4 121 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
5 108 (4.82%) Management Information System
6 81 (3.62%) Clustering
7 45 (2.01%) Cyberthreat
8 43 (1.92%) Driving Licence
9 39 (1.74%) Security Operations Centre
10 38 (1.70%) Blackberry
10 38 (1.70%) Replication
11 35 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 32 (1.43%) Cryptography
13 24 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
14 23 (1.03%) iPad
15 21 (0.94%) Mathematics
16 20 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
17 18 (0.80%) CESG
18 16 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 16 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 952 (42.52%) Windows
2 584 (26.08%) Linux
3 453 (20.23%) Windows Server
4 302 (13.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 268 (11.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 190 (8.49%) Unix
7 124 (5.54%) Windows 7
8 113 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 105 (4.69%) Windows 8
10 96 (4.29%) Windows 10
11 71 (3.17%) Solaris
12 67 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 56 (2.50%) CentOS
14 41 (1.83%) Windows XP
15 40 (1.79%) Windows 2000
16 28 (1.25%) Mac OS
17 24 (1.07%) Android
18 19 (0.85%) Mac OS X
18 19 (0.85%) Ubuntu
19 15 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (17.95%) ITIL
2 249 (11.12%) Network Design
3 197 (8.80%) Load Balancing
4 183 (8.17%) SIEM
5 164 (7.32%) Information Security
6 145 (6.48%) Presales
7 124 (5.54%) Cybersecurity
8 112 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 109 (4.87%) Network Monitoring
10 108 (4.82%) Change Management
11 107 (4.78%) Service Delivery
12 106 (4.73%) Kalman Filter
13 92 (4.11%) Change Control
14 90 (4.02%) DevOps
15 84 (3.75%) Incident Management
16 80 (3.57%) Project Management
17 79 (3.53%) Problem Management
18 78 (3.48%) Mentoring
19 74 (3.31%) Security Operations
20 71 (3.17%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 208 (9.29%) SQL
2 130 (5.81%) PowerShell
3 85 (3.80%) Perl
4 78 (3.48%) Python
5 71 (3.17%) Bash Shell
6 63 (2.81%) Java
7 58 (2.59%) C
8 44 (1.97%) Ruby
9 42 (1.88%) JavaScript
10 36 (1.61%) VB
11 23 (1.03%) T-SQL
12 22 (0.98%) VBScript
13 21 (0.94%) PHP
14 16 (0.71%) C#
14 16 (0.71%) C++
15 11 (0.49%) Shell Script
16 10 (0.45%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.27%) Objective-C
18 3 (0.13%) Tcl
19 1 (0.045%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 836 (37.34%) Cisco Certification
2 566 (25.28%) CCNP
3 541 (24.16%) CCNA
4 282 (12.59%) Security Cleared
5 234 (10.45%) SC Cleared
6 230 (10.27%) Degree
7 219 (9.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 165 (7.37%) MCSE
9 150 (6.70%) CCIE
10 127 (5.67%) CISSP
11 91 (4.06%) CCSE
12 85 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 77 (3.44%) CEH
14 72 (3.22%) MCSA
15 69 (3.08%) MCITP
16 60 (2.68%) CISM
17 52 (2.32%) DV Cleared
18 48 (2.14%) Check Point Certification
18 48 (2.14%) JNCIS
19 41 (1.83%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (6.92%) SLA
2 119 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 93 (4.15%) PCI DSS
4 23 (1.03%) QA
5 17 (0.76%) FISMA
6 13 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.54%) HIPAA
8 9 (0.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 9 (0.40%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.27%) COBIT
9 6 (0.27%) PA-DSS
10 5 (0.22%) Def Stans
11 3 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
11 3 (0.13%) SAS 70
12 2 (0.089%) COSO
12 2 (0.089%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.045%) GPG13
13 1 (0.045%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.045%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 559 (24.97%) Active Directory
2 440 (19.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 282 (12.59%) Hyper-V
4 100 (4.47%) vSphere
5 69 (3.08%) VMware ESX
6 68 (3.04%) Virtual Servers
7 65 (2.90%) Firmware
8 55 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
9 50 (2.23%) XenApp
10 47 (2.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 36 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
12 31 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
13 30 (1.34%) ISA Server
14 20 (0.89%) Docker
14 20 (0.89%) ProxySG
14 20 (0.89%) Xen
15 19 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
16 18 (0.80%) Snort
17 13 (0.58%) KVM
18 12 (0.54%) iptables
Systems Management
1 80 (3.57%) Puppet
2 71 (3.17%) Nagios
3 56 (2.50%) Nessus
4 41 (1.83%) Backup Exec
5 37 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
6 34 (1.52%) SCCM
6 34 (1.52%) SCOM
7 33 (1.47%) FortiGate
8 28 (1.25%) WSUS
9 26 (1.16%) Cisco Prime
10 24 (1.07%) vMotion
11 23 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
11 23 (1.03%) Cisco UCCX
12 21 (0.94%) SolarWinds Orion
13 19 (0.85%) OpenAM
14 18 (0.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 18 (0.80%) Nmap
15 13 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
16 12 (0.54%) Ansible
17 11 (0.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 1241 (55.43%) Cisco
2 650 (29.03%) VMware
3 532 (23.76%) Microsoft
4 502 (22.42%) CheckPoint
5 460 (20.54%) Juniper
6 340 (15.19%) F5
7 312 (13.93%) Palo Alto
8 197 (8.80%) HP
9 159 (7.10%) Citrix
10 115 (5.14%) Oracle
11 106 (4.73%) Red Hat
12 100 (4.47%) Blue Coat
13 93 (4.15%) SolarWinds
14 89 (3.97%) Dell
15 78 (3.48%) Extreme Networks
15 78 (3.48%) Fortinet
16 69 (3.08%) IBM
17 67 (2.99%) Symantec
18 66 (2.95%) ArcSight
19 63 (2.81%) NetApp
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