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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
England / South East
Rank 39 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 878 1426 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.01% 7.35% 6.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.78% 34.77% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 704 1234 1014
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
2948 4101 4566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.19% 21.14% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2388 3488 3544
Median salary £44,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 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
Berkshire +1 293 £52,500 +5.00% 24
Surrey -5 183 £40,000 -8.04% 12
Hampshire -8 137 £37,500 -16.66% 29
East Sussex +47 77 £40,000 -38.46% 6
Oxfordshire +25 65 £40,000 -9.09% 7
Kent -7 63 £42,500 +14.86% 6
Buckinghamshire -22 32 £42,500 - 7
West Sussex -25 22 £42,000 -1.17% 4
Middlesex -6 3 £27,500 -45.00%
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 1080 (54.55%) Cisco
2 787 (39.75%) Windows
3 743 (37.53%) Cisco Certification
4 537 (27.12%) VPN
5 534 (26.97%) VMware
6 526 (26.57%) WAN
7 506 (25.56%) LAN
8 499 (25.20%) CCNP
9 486 (24.55%) Juniper
10 479 (24.19%) TCP/IP
11 475 (23.99%) Active Directory
12 458 (23.13%) Linux
13 457 (23.08%) CCNA
14 454 (22.93%) DNS
15 446 (22.53%) Microsoft
16 441 (22.27%) CheckPoint
17 425 (21.46%) Cisco ASA
18 402 (20.30%) Windows Server
19 389 (19.65%) Network Security
20 366 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
21 335 (16.92%) Palo Alto
22 319 (16.11%) ITIL
23 294 (14.85%) Data Centre
24 285 (14.39%) Wireless
25 272 (13.74%) MPLS
25 272 (13.74%) F5
26 268 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
27 255 (12.88%) Windows Server 2012
28 249 (12.58%) Network Design
29 239 (12.07%) VoIP

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
1 206 (10.40%) MS Exchange
2 96 (4.85%) IIS
3 74 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 72 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 67 (3.38%) Tomcat
6 61 (3.08%) Apache
7 53 (2.68%) SharePoint
8 48 (2.42%) Skype for Business
9 44 (2.22%) WebLogic
10 30 (1.52%) JBoss
11 27 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
11 27 (1.36%) WebSphere
12 25 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
13 24 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
14 18 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 14 (0.71%) IBM Notes
16 12 (0.61%) nginx
16 12 (0.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 11 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
18 8 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 196 (9.90%) MS Excel
2 130 (6.57%) MS Office
3 34 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.25%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.20%) Infor CRM
3 3 (0.15%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.10%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.051%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.051%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 180 (9.09%) Office 365
2 118 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
4 64 (3.23%) SaaS
5 29 (1.46%) IaaS
6 28 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (1.41%) PaaS
7 5 (0.25%) iPaaS
7 5 (0.25%) Oracle CX
8 3 (0.15%) G Suite
8 3 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.15%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.15%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.15%) Yammer
9 2 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.051%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.051%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 537 (27.12%) VPN
2 526 (26.57%) WAN
3 506 (25.56%) LAN
4 479 (24.19%) TCP/IP
5 454 (22.93%) DNS
6 425 (21.46%) Cisco ASA
7 389 (19.65%) Network Security
8 285 (14.39%) Wireless
9 272 (13.74%) MPLS
10 239 (12.07%) VoIP
11 237 (11.97%) DHCP
12 232 (11.72%) BGP
13 223 (11.26%) OSPF
14 187 (9.44%) SAN
15 163 (8.23%) VLAN
16 135 (6.82%) Cisco Nexus
17 126 (6.36%) SSL
18 120 (6.06%) IPsec
19 119 (6.01%) Internet
20 107 (5.40%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 71 (3.59%) MySQL
3 47 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (0.81%) Relational Database
6 14 (0.71%) InfluxDB
7 13 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (0.61%) RDBMS
9 11 (0.56%) NoSQL
9 11 (0.56%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.40%) Big Data
10 8 (0.40%) Hadoop
10 8 (0.40%) Redis
11 5 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.25%) DB2
11 5 (0.25%) MariaDB
11 5 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (1.11%) Git (software)
1 22 (1.11%) JIRA
2 17 (0.86%) Vagrant
3 12 (0.61%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.30%) Selenium
5 5 (0.25%) MSI
5 5 (0.25%) Subversion
5 5 (0.25%) WinDbg
6 4 (0.20%) Android Studio
6 4 (0.20%) Bower
6 4 (0.20%) gulp
7 3 (0.15%) Gatling
7 3 (0.15%) JMeter
7 3 (0.15%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.15%) Maven
7 3 (0.15%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.15%) Trac
7 3 (0.15%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.10%) TestNG
General
1 196 (9.90%) Finance
2 136 (6.87%) Telecoms
3 50 (2.53%) Marketing
4 46 (2.32%) Retail
5 36 (1.82%) Legal
6 28 (1.41%) German Language
7 18 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 17 (0.86%) Banking
9 14 (0.71%) French Language
10 13 (0.66%) Electronics
11 11 (0.56%) Back Office
12 9 (0.45%) Games
12 9 (0.45%) Spanish Language
13 8 (0.40%) Military
13 8 (0.40%) Portuguese Language
14 6 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.25%) Law
16 2 (0.10%) Advertising
16 2 (0.10%) Automotive
16 2 (0.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 622 (31.41%) Network Engineer
2 354 (17.88%) Support Engineer
3 217 (10.96%) Analyst
4 191 (9.65%) Security Engineer
5 187 (9.44%) Cisco Engineer
6 152 (7.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 149 (7.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 145 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 135 (6.82%) Senior Network Engineer
10 128 (6.46%) Network Support
11 127 (6.41%) Juniper Engineer
12 121 (6.11%) Administrator
13 99 (5.00%) IT Support
14 98 (4.95%) Firewall Engineer
15 96 (4.85%) IT Engineer
16 92 (4.65%) Network Support Engineer
17 91 (4.60%) Architect
17 91 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
18 86 (4.34%) Network Security Engineer
19 85 (4.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (3.03%) Web Services
2 44 (2.22%) Middleware
3 42 (2.12%) .NET
4 29 (1.46%) LAMP
5 28 (1.41%) HTML
6 26 (1.31%) 802.1X
7 14 (0.71%) Regular Expression
8 13 (0.66%) REST
9 11 (0.56%) ASP.NET
10 10 (0.51%) J2EE
11 9 (0.45%) Ajax
11 9 (0.45%) CSS
12 8 (0.40%) SOAP
13 7 (0.35%) jQuery
14 6 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (0.30%) LEMP Stack
14 6 (0.30%) Software Packaging
14 6 (0.30%) WebSockets
15 5 (0.25%) OAuth2
15 5 (0.25%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 294 (14.85%) Data Centre
2 95 (4.80%) Computer Science
3 86 (4.34%) PKI
4 84 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
5 75 (3.79%) Management Information System
6 62 (3.13%) Driving Licence
7 51 (2.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 48 (2.42%) Security Operations Centre
9 40 (2.02%) Clustering
10 31 (1.57%) iPad
10 31 (1.57%) Replication
11 29 (1.46%) Blackberry
12 23 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
13 22 (1.11%) Cyberthreat
14 19 (0.96%) Mathematics
15 15 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
16 14 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
17 13 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
18 12 (0.61%) Physics
18 12 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 787 (39.75%) Windows
2 458 (23.13%) Linux
3 402 (20.30%) Windows Server
4 268 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 255 (12.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 161 (8.13%) Unix
7 97 (4.90%) Windows 7
8 93 (4.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 86 (4.34%) Windows 8
10 85 (4.29%) Windows 10
11 50 (2.53%) Solaris
12 36 (1.82%) Mac OS
13 34 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 33 (1.67%) CentOS
15 30 (1.52%) Mac OS X
15 30 (1.52%) Windows 2000
16 23 (1.16%) Android
17 19 (0.96%) Windows XP
18 18 (0.91%) Apple iOS
19 14 (0.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (16.11%) ITIL
2 249 (12.58%) Network Design
3 155 (7.83%) Load Balancing
4 136 (6.87%) Information Security
5 130 (6.57%) Kalman Filter
6 123 (6.21%) SIEM
7 120 (6.06%) Presales
8 103 (5.20%) Network Monitoring
9 100 (5.05%) High Availability
10 98 (4.95%) Risk Management
11 95 (4.80%) Cybersecurity
12 88 (4.44%) Project Management
13 86 (4.34%) Disaster Recovery
14 82 (4.14%) Change Management
14 82 (4.14%) Security Operations
15 81 (4.09%) Service Delivery
16 71 (3.59%) Mentoring
17 70 (3.54%) DevOps
17 70 (3.54%) Migration
18 61 (3.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 168 (8.48%) SQL
2 95 (4.80%) PowerShell
3 77 (3.89%) Python
4 76 (3.84%) Bash Shell
5 59 (2.98%) Java
6 42 (2.12%) Ruby
7 41 (2.07%) Perl
8 37 (1.87%) C
9 28 (1.41%) JavaScript
10 21 (1.06%) PHP
11 19 (0.96%) C++
12 17 (0.86%) VB
13 14 (0.71%) C#
14 13 (0.66%) Shell Script
15 10 (0.51%) VBScript
16 9 (0.45%) T-SQL
17 8 (0.40%) PL/SQL
18 6 (0.30%) Bourne shell
19 3 (0.15%) VB.NET
20 1 (0.051%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 743 (37.53%) Cisco Certification
2 499 (25.20%) CCNP
3 457 (23.08%) CCNA
4 188 (9.49%) Degree
5 175 (8.84%) Security Cleared
6 168 (8.48%) CCIE
7 157 (7.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 145 (7.32%) SC Cleared
9 120 (6.06%) MCSE
10 94 (4.75%) CISSP
11 62 (3.13%) CEH
12 59 (2.98%) CCSA
13 58 (2.93%) CCSE
14 53 (2.68%) CCSP
14 53 (2.68%) DV Cleared
14 53 (2.68%) MCSA
15 52 (2.63%) JNCIA
16 50 (2.53%) CCIP
16 50 (2.53%) CISM
16 50 (2.53%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (6.92%) SLA
2 82 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 62 (3.13%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 11 (0.56%) QA
5 8 (0.40%) Def Stans
6 7 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.30%) FISMA
8 5 (0.25%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.15%) COBIT
10 2 (0.10%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.051%) GPG13
11 1 (0.051%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.051%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.051%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.051%) PA-DSS
11 1 (0.051%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 475 (23.99%) Active Directory
2 366 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 236 (11.92%) Hyper-V
4 78 (3.94%) vSphere
5 59 (2.98%) VMware ESX
6 36 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
7 35 (1.77%) Forefront TMG
8 34 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
9 33 (1.67%) XenApp
10 32 (1.62%) Firmware
11 29 (1.46%) ProxySG
12 27 (1.36%) ISA Server
13 21 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 20 (1.01%) Xen
15 19 (0.96%) KVM
16 16 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
17 14 (0.71%) Docker
18 13 (0.66%) XenDesktop
19 12 (0.61%) Samba
20 11 (0.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 67 (3.38%) Nagios
2 66 (3.33%) Puppet
3 40 (2.02%) FortiGate
4 35 (1.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 33 (1.67%) Backup Exec
5 33 (1.67%) Nessus
5 33 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (1.46%) SCCM
6 29 (1.46%) SCOM
7 24 (1.21%) Cisco UCCX
8 22 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
8 22 (1.11%) SolarWinds Orion
9 21 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
10 20 (1.01%) vMotion
10 20 (1.01%) WSUS
11 15 (0.76%) Opsview
12 13 (0.66%) Graphite
13 12 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
14 11 (0.56%) Endace
15 9 (0.45%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 1080 (54.55%) Cisco
2 534 (26.97%) VMware
3 486 (24.55%) Juniper
4 446 (22.53%) Microsoft
5 441 (22.27%) CheckPoint
6 335 (16.92%) Palo Alto
7 272 (13.74%) F5
8 154 (7.78%) HP
9 115 (5.81%) Citrix
10 102 (5.15%) Blue Coat
10 102 (5.15%) Oracle
11 96 (4.85%) Fortinet
12 89 (4.49%) SolarWinds
13 77 (3.89%) Dell
14 68 (3.43%) Red Hat
15 58 (2.93%) Sourcefire
16 57 (2.88%) Riverbed
17 52 (2.63%) Mitel
18 49 (2.47%) NetApp
19 45 (2.27%) ArcSight
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Adeptis Group
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Other Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 17 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Pension, Benef
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago