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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 33 35 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1372 1418 1168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.17% 6.67% 4.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.15% 30.31% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 1113 968
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +10.38%
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
4268 4678 4925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.29% 22.00% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3560 3494 3844
Median salary £45,000 £44,367 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +4 502 £50,000 +7.52% 35
Surrey -4 296 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Hampshire -7 219 £40,000 +6.66% 20
Kent -2 96 £40,000 -4.19% 7
Buckinghamshire -3 73 £45,000 - 14
Oxfordshire -15 58 £47,500 +18.75% 8
West Sussex -26 58 £50,000 +17.64% 4
East Sussex +37 53 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Middlesex -5 6 £43,750 +16.66%
Thames Valley - 1 £60,000 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 1438 (52.52%) Cisco
2 1359 (49.63%) Windows
3 1009 (36.85%) VMware
4 940 (34.33%) Cisco Certification
5 908 (33.16%) Microsoft
5 908 (33.16%) WAN
6 793 (28.96%) LAN
7 774 (28.27%) Linux
8 743 (27.14%) Windows Server
9 736 (26.88%) Active Directory
10 615 (22.46%) VPN
11 600 (21.91%) CCNP
12 598 (21.84%) DNS
13 575 (21.00%) TCP/IP
14 572 (20.89%) CCNA
15 561 (20.49%) CheckPoint
16 556 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
17 527 (19.25%) Cisco ASA
18 526 (19.21%) Windows Server 2008
19 522 (19.07%) ITIL
20 511 (18.66%) Data Centre
21 503 (18.37%) Juniper
22 500 (18.26%) MS Exchange
23 492 (17.97%) Windows Server 2012
24 469 (17.13%) F5
25 453 (16.54%) SAN
25 453 (16.54%) Network Security
26 420 (15.34%) Hyper-V
27 406 (14.83%) MS Excel
28 366 (13.37%) Wireless

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
1 500 (18.26%) MS Exchange
2 277 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 212 (7.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 203 (7.41%) IIS
5 95 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 94 (3.43%) Skype for Business
7 86 (3.14%) Apache
8 71 (2.59%) SharePoint
9 70 (2.56%) Tomcat
10 66 (2.41%) JBoss
11 54 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2003
12 53 (1.94%) OpenStack
12 53 (1.94%) WebSphere
13 48 (1.75%) nginx
14 41 (1.50%) WebLogic
15 38 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 29 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
16 29 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2000
16 29 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 26 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 406 (14.83%) MS Excel
2 179 (6.54%) MS Office
3 37 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.15%) MS Project
7 1 (0.037%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.037%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.073%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.037%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.037%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 217 (7.93%) Office 365
2 170 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
3 169 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 113 (4.13%) SaaS
5 43 (1.57%) IaaS
6 38 (1.39%) PaaS
7 21 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
9 15 (0.55%) OpenShift
10 11 (0.40%) Google Apps
11 4 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.073%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.037%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.037%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.037%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.037%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.037%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.037%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.037%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 908 (33.16%) WAN
2 793 (28.96%) LAN
3 615 (22.46%) VPN
4 598 (21.84%) DNS
5 575 (21.00%) TCP/IP
6 527 (19.25%) Cisco ASA
7 453 (16.54%) Network Security
7 453 (16.54%) SAN
8 366 (13.37%) Wireless
9 326 (11.91%) MPLS
10 294 (10.74%) DHCP
11 261 (9.53%) Cisco Nexus
12 256 (9.35%) VoIP
13 255 (9.31%) BGP
14 244 (8.91%) OSPF
15 222 (8.11%) SSL
16 203 (7.41%) Internet
17 200 (7.30%) VLAN
18 162 (5.92%) IPsec
19 111 (4.05%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (11.98%) SQL Server
2 114 (4.16%) MySQL
3 62 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 47 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 38 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 33 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (1.21%) Relational Database
7 32 (1.17%) Hadoop
8 31 (1.13%) NoSQL
9 29 (1.06%) Redis
10 26 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
11 25 (0.91%) MongoDB
11 25 (0.91%) RDBMS
12 20 (0.73%) Big Data
13 10 (0.37%) Data Mining
14 9 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (0.22%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (1.28%) Jenkins
2 32 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 24 (0.88%) Git (software)
4 13 (0.47%) Visual Studio
5 10 (0.37%) JIRA
5 10 (0.37%) Selenium
6 8 (0.29%) LoadRunner
6 8 (0.29%) Metasploit
6 8 (0.29%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.26%) Burp Suite
8 6 (0.22%) Gatling
8 6 (0.22%) JMeter
8 6 (0.22%) JUnit
8 6 (0.22%) PHPUnit
8 6 (0.22%) TestNG
8 6 (0.22%) Vagrant
9 5 (0.18%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.11%) Subversion
10 3 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.073%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 301 (10.99%) Finance
2 215 (7.85%) Telecoms
3 65 (2.37%) German Language
4 53 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 52 (1.90%) Retail
6 48 (1.75%) Electronics
7 36 (1.31%) Marketing
8 32 (1.17%) French Language
9 31 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
10 19 (0.69%) Aerospace
11 15 (0.55%) Billing
12 13 (0.47%) Legal
13 12 (0.44%) Banking
14 11 (0.40%) Publishing
15 10 (0.37%) Advertising
16 8 (0.29%) Automotive
16 8 (0.29%) Military
17 6 (0.22%) Back Office
17 6 (0.22%) Local Government
18 4 (0.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 731 (26.70%) Network Engineer
2 425 (15.52%) Support Engineer
3 352 (12.86%) Cisco Engineer
4 285 (10.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 273 (9.97%) Analyst
6 268 (9.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 246 (8.98%) Security Engineer
8 214 (7.82%) Senior Network Engineer
9 187 (6.83%) Administrator
10 171 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 171 (6.25%) Consultant
11 170 (6.21%) IT Engineer
12 153 (5.59%) 3rd Line Support
13 143 (5.22%) Network Security Engineer
14 140 (5.11%) VMware Engineer
15 134 (4.89%) IT Support
16 132 (4.82%) Architect
17 131 (4.78%) Support Analyst
17 131 (4.78%) Systems Administrator
18 120 (4.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (3.91%) Web Services
2 74 (2.70%) .NET
3 58 (2.12%) Middleware
4 57 (2.08%) LAMP
5 42 (1.53%) 802.1X
5 42 (1.53%) HTML
6 31 (1.13%) CSS
7 27 (0.99%) ASP.NET
8 25 (0.91%) SOAP
9 23 (0.84%) REST
10 18 (0.66%) LEMP Stack
11 15 (0.55%) Regular Expression
12 12 (0.44%) .NET Framework
12 12 (0.44%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (0.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (0.40%) Entity Framework
14 10 (0.37%) AngularJS
14 10 (0.37%) jQuery
14 10 (0.37%) WAP
15 9 (0.33%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 511 (18.66%) Data Centre
2 201 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 128 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 120 (4.38%) Clustering
5 116 (4.24%) Computer Science
6 90 (3.29%) Replication
7 74 (2.70%) Driving Licence
8 65 (2.37%) Blackberry
9 57 (2.08%) PKI
10 51 (1.86%) Private Cloud
11 49 (1.79%) EqualLogic
12 41 (1.50%) EMC VNX
13 34 (1.24%) Visualisation
14 30 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 26 (0.95%) HP Storage
16 25 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
17 23 (0.84%) Statistics
18 22 (0.80%) Mathematics
18 22 (0.80%) NHS
19 21 (0.77%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1359 (49.63%) Windows
2 774 (28.27%) Linux
3 743 (27.14%) Windows Server
4 526 (19.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 492 (17.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 280 (10.23%) Unix
7 225 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 161 (5.88%) Windows 7
9 124 (4.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 124 (4.53%) Windows 8
10 101 (3.69%) Solaris
11 74 (2.70%) CentOS
12 59 (2.15%) Windows 2000
13 48 (1.75%) Windows XP
14 39 (1.42%) Mac OS X
15 38 (1.39%) Windows 10
16 32 (1.17%) Windows 2000 Server
17 28 (1.02%) Ubuntu
18 25 (0.91%) Windows Vista
19 20 (0.73%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 522 (19.07%) ITIL
2 230 (8.40%) Load Balancing
3 216 (7.89%) Information Security
4 185 (6.76%) Network Design
5 182 (6.65%) Presales
6 175 (6.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 153 (5.59%) Network Monitoring
8 146 (5.33%) Migration
9 138 (5.04%) Project Management
10 128 (4.67%) Service Delivery
11 121 (4.42%) DevOps
12 117 (4.27%) Capacity Planning
13 116 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
14 114 (4.16%) Change Management
15 111 (4.05%) Mentoring
16 105 (3.83%) SIEM
17 95 (3.47%) High Availability
18 88 (3.21%) Network Architecture
19 85 (3.10%) Capacity Management
20 84 (3.07%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 356 (13.00%) SQL
2 205 (7.49%) PowerShell
3 146 (5.33%) Perl
4 127 (4.64%) Python
5 97 (3.54%) Ruby
6 85 (3.10%) Java
7 82 (2.99%) Bash Shell
8 55 (2.01%) C
9 40 (1.46%) Shell Script
10 36 (1.31%) JavaScript
11 33 (1.21%) C#
11 33 (1.21%) VBScript
12 31 (1.13%) PHP
13 9 (0.33%) C++
14 8 (0.29%) Bourne shell
14 8 (0.29%) VB
15 6 (0.22%) PHP 5
16 5 (0.18%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.11%) Go
18 2 (0.073%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 940 (34.33%) Cisco Certification
2 600 (21.91%) CCNP
3 572 (20.89%) CCNA
4 289 (10.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 269 (9.82%) Security Cleared
6 256 (9.35%) CCIE
7 225 (8.22%) Degree
8 209 (7.63%) MCSE
9 198 (7.23%) SC Cleared
10 123 (4.49%) CISSP
11 108 (3.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 102 (3.73%) MCSA
13 97 (3.54%) CCSE
14 89 (3.25%) MCITP
15 64 (2.34%) CCSA
15 64 (2.34%) CCSP
16 55 (2.01%) MCP
17 52 (1.90%) CCDA
18 51 (1.86%) CCIP
19 41 (1.50%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 243 (8.88%) SLA
2 144 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 87 (3.18%) PCI DSS
4 49 (1.79%) QA
5 35 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (0.62%) COBIT
7 16 (0.58%) ISO27002
8 14 (0.51%) FISMA
9 13 (0.47%) ISO 9001
10 12 (0.44%) SSAE 16
11 8 (0.29%) COSO
11 8 (0.29%) DICOM
11 8 (0.29%) HIPAA
12 6 (0.22%) ISO 9000
13 5 (0.18%) RMADS
14 3 (0.11%) Data Quality
14 3 (0.11%) PA-DSS
15 2 (0.073%) Def Stans
15 2 (0.073%) GPG13
15 2 (0.073%) SAS 70
System Software
1 736 (26.88%) Active Directory
2 556 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 420 (15.34%) Hyper-V
4 245 (8.95%) vSphere
5 169 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
6 100 (3.65%) VMware ESX
7 90 (3.29%) XenApp
8 51 (1.86%) Docker
9 36 (1.31%) Terminal Services
10 33 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
11 32 (1.17%) Firmware
12 26 (0.95%) XenDesktop
13 21 (0.77%) XenServer
14 20 (0.73%) vCloud
14 20 (0.73%) Xen
15 18 (0.66%) ISA Server
16 17 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
16 17 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 13 (0.47%) NFS
18 12 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 199 (7.27%) SCCM
2 97 (3.54%) Puppet
3 94 (3.43%) WSUS
4 91 (3.32%) SCOM
5 74 (2.70%) Backup Exec
6 48 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
7 44 (1.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 41 (1.50%) CiscoWorks
9 36 (1.31%) Nagios
10 34 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 31 (1.13%) HP SIM
11 31 (1.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 29 (1.06%) NetBackup
13 28 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
13 28 (1.02%) OpenAM
13 28 (1.02%) SCVMM
14 26 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
15 25 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
15 25 (0.91%) HP Data Protector
16 24 (0.88%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 1438 (52.52%) Cisco
2 1009 (36.85%) VMware
3 908 (33.16%) Microsoft
4 561 (20.49%) CheckPoint
5 503 (18.37%) Juniper
6 469 (17.13%) F5
7 332 (12.13%) Citrix
8 257 (9.39%) HP
9 237 (8.66%) Palo Alto
10 167 (6.10%) Oracle
10 167 (6.10%) Red Hat
11 166 (6.06%) Dell
12 111 (4.05%) Blue Coat
13 107 (3.91%) Fortinet
14 93 (3.40%) SolarWinds
15 89 (3.25%) Symantec
16 73 (2.67%) Avaya
17 61 (2.23%) EMC
18 60 (2.19%) 3PAR
18 60 (2.19%) IBM
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Overtime
Posted: 4 hours ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
RDK Consulting
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 8 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Fuel Recruitment
Posted: 9 hours ago
Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Insurance
Posted: 13 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Omni RMS
Salary: £38500 per annum + car allowance, on-call
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: Car,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Private Health + 6% pe
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Intech 7
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum excellcellent, scope for career advancement
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago