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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 38 34 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1225 1378 1196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.67% 6.69% 5.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.06% 30.71% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1044 1087 1000
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 £29,650 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
3944 4487 4875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.47% 21.77% 21.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3230 3413 3822
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 25 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 25 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 0 443 £50,000 +5.26% 39
Surrey -12 232 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Hampshire -3 207 £40,000 - 29
Kent +5 83 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Buckinghamshire +3 78 £45,000 - 4
West Sussex -22 67 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Oxfordshire -17 54 £47,500 +18.75% 5
East Sussex +30 46 £50,000 +14.28% 2
Middlesex -3 6 £45,000 -4.25%
Thames Valley - 2 £58,750 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 1381 (52.19%) Cisco
2 1309 (49.47%) Windows
3 940 (35.53%) VMware
4 920 (34.77%) Cisco Certification
5 863 (32.62%) WAN
6 856 (32.35%) Microsoft
7 761 (28.76%) Linux
8 746 (28.19%) LAN
9 694 (26.23%) Windows Server
10 679 (25.66%) Active Directory
11 611 (23.09%) VPN
12 605 (22.86%) CCNP
13 587 (22.18%) DNS
14 564 (21.32%) TCP/IP
15 561 (21.20%) CCNA
16 557 (21.05%) CheckPoint
17 536 (20.26%) Cisco ASA
18 519 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
19 502 (18.97%) ITIL
20 486 (18.37%) Juniper
21 475 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
22 469 (17.72%) F5
23 464 (17.54%) Data Centre
23 464 (17.54%) MS Exchange
24 458 (17.31%) Network Security
25 454 (17.16%) Windows Server 2012
26 451 (17.04%) SAN
27 386 (14.59%) Hyper-V
28 384 (14.51%) MS Excel
29 366 (13.83%) 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
1 464 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 253 (9.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 202 (7.63%) IIS
4 185 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 96 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 89 (3.36%) Apache
7 84 (3.17%) Skype for Business
8 74 (2.80%) Tomcat
9 71 (2.68%) JBoss
10 67 (2.53%) SharePoint
11 56 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
11 56 (2.12%) WebSphere
12 50 (1.89%) OpenStack
13 48 (1.81%) nginx
14 41 (1.55%) WebLogic
15 37 (1.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 32 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
16 32 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 32 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
17 27 (1.02%) CMS
Applications
1 384 (14.51%) MS Excel
2 175 (6.61%) MS Office
3 39 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.19%) MS Project
7 2 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 17 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.076%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.038%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.038%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 220 (8.31%) Office 365
2 160 (6.05%) Amazon AWS
3 146 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 109 (4.12%) SaaS
5 34 (1.28%) IaaS
5 34 (1.28%) PaaS
6 18 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.45%) Google Apps
8 12 (0.45%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.11%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.076%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.038%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.038%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.038%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.038%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.038%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.038%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 863 (32.62%) WAN
2 746 (28.19%) LAN
3 611 (23.09%) VPN
4 587 (22.18%) DNS
5 564 (21.32%) TCP/IP
6 536 (20.26%) Cisco ASA
7 458 (17.31%) Network Security
8 451 (17.04%) SAN
9 366 (13.83%) Wireless
10 323 (12.21%) MPLS
11 290 (10.96%) DHCP
12 260 (9.83%) BGP
12 260 (9.83%) Cisco Nexus
13 251 (9.49%) OSPF
14 243 (9.18%) VoIP
15 213 (8.05%) SSL
16 202 (7.63%) Internet
17 185 (6.99%) VLAN
18 165 (6.24%) IPsec
19 118 (4.46%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 320 (12.09%) SQL Server
2 115 (4.35%) MySQL
3 59 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (1.66%) Relational Database
4 44 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 35 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 34 (1.28%) Hadoop
7 33 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
8 32 (1.21%) NoSQL
9 31 (1.17%) RDBMS
10 30 (1.13%) Big Data
11 26 (0.98%) Redis
12 24 (0.91%) MongoDB
12 24 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
13 9 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (0.30%) Data Mining
14 8 (0.30%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
16 5 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (1.28%) Jenkins
2 30 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 23 (0.87%) Git (software)
4 16 (0.60%) Visual Studio
5 12 (0.45%) Selenium
6 11 (0.42%) LoadRunner
7 10 (0.38%) JIRA
8 9 (0.34%) Gatling
8 9 (0.34%) JMeter
8 9 (0.34%) TestNG
9 8 (0.30%) TeamCity
10 7 (0.26%) Burp Suite
10 7 (0.26%) Metasploit
10 7 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (0.23%) JUnit
11 6 (0.23%) PHPUnit
11 6 (0.23%) Vagrant
12 4 (0.15%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.076%) Android Studio
13 2 (0.076%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 282 (10.66%) Finance
2 208 (7.86%) Telecoms
3 56 (2.12%) German Language
4 49 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 47 (1.78%) Retail
6 43 (1.63%) Electronics
7 32 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
8 27 (1.02%) French Language
8 27 (1.02%) Marketing
9 17 (0.64%) Aerospace
10 16 (0.60%) Legal
11 15 (0.57%) Billing
12 11 (0.42%) Banking
13 10 (0.38%) Advertising
14 9 (0.34%) Automotive
14 9 (0.34%) Publishing
15 8 (0.30%) Military
16 7 (0.26%) Back Office
17 4 (0.15%) Games
17 4 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 736 (27.82%) Network Engineer
2 410 (15.50%) Support Engineer
3 342 (12.93%) Cisco Engineer
4 285 (10.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 284 (10.73%) Analyst
6 257 (9.71%) Security Engineer
7 252 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 228 (8.62%) Senior Network Engineer
9 172 (6.50%) Administrator
10 170 (6.42%) IT Engineer
11 163 (6.16%) Consultant
12 161 (6.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 155 (5.86%) Network Security Engineer
14 143 (5.40%) 3rd Line Support
15 136 (5.14%) IT Support
16 131 (4.95%) VMware Engineer
17 129 (4.88%) Support Analyst
18 127 (4.80%) Senior Cisco Engineer
19 126 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
20 121 (4.57%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (3.89%) Web Services
2 80 (3.02%) .NET
3 57 (2.15%) LAMP
4 48 (1.81%) Middleware
5 44 (1.66%) HTML
6 42 (1.59%) 802.1X
7 30 (1.13%) CSS
8 27 (1.02%) ASP.NET
9 22 (0.83%) SOAP
10 21 (0.79%) REST
11 20 (0.76%) Regular Expression
12 17 (0.64%) LEMP Stack
13 12 (0.45%) ZeroMQ
14 10 (0.38%) Ajax
14 10 (0.38%) AngularJS
14 10 (0.38%) jQuery
15 9 (0.34%) .NET Framework
15 9 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (0.34%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (0.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 464 (17.54%) Data Centre
2 189 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 129 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 117 (4.42%) Clustering
5 114 (4.31%) Computer Science
6 87 (3.29%) Replication
7 71 (2.68%) Driving Licence
8 59 (2.23%) Blackberry
8 59 (2.23%) PKI
9 45 (1.70%) Private Cloud
10 43 (1.63%) EqualLogic
11 36 (1.36%) EMC VNX
11 36 (1.36%) Visualisation
12 32 (1.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 27 (1.02%) Cyberthreat
13 27 (1.02%) HP Storage
14 25 (0.94%) Mathematics
15 22 (0.83%) NHS
15 22 (0.83%) Statistics
16 21 (0.79%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1309 (49.47%) Windows
2 761 (28.76%) Linux
3 694 (26.23%) Windows Server
4 475 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 454 (17.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 275 (10.39%) Unix
7 193 (7.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 155 (5.86%) Windows 7
9 126 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 115 (4.35%) Windows 8
11 93 (3.51%) Solaris
12 70 (2.65%) CentOS
13 52 (1.97%) Windows 2000
14 46 (1.74%) Windows XP
15 38 (1.44%) Windows 10
16 32 (1.21%) Mac OS X
17 29 (1.10%) Ubuntu
18 26 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
19 24 (0.91%) Windows Vista
20 20 (0.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 502 (18.97%) ITIL
2 229 (8.65%) Load Balancing
3 215 (8.13%) Information Security
4 181 (6.84%) Network Design
5 171 (6.46%) Presales
6 168 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 153 (5.78%) Network Monitoring
8 138 (5.22%) Project Management
9 126 (4.76%) Migration
10 119 (4.50%) DevOps
11 117 (4.42%) Service Delivery
11 117 (4.42%) SIEM
12 115 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
13 109 (4.12%) Capacity Planning
14 106 (4.01%) Mentoring
15 101 (3.82%) Change Management
16 92 (3.48%) Network Architecture
17 89 (3.36%) Kalman Filter
18 87 (3.29%) High Availability
19 86 (3.25%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 338 (12.77%) SQL
2 207 (7.82%) PowerShell
3 143 (5.40%) Perl
4 116 (4.38%) Python
5 88 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 80 (3.02%) Java
7 79 (2.99%) Ruby
8 56 (2.12%) C
9 41 (1.55%) VBScript
10 40 (1.51%) JavaScript
11 39 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 31 (1.17%) PHP
13 26 (0.98%) C#
14 12 (0.45%) VB
15 7 (0.26%) C++
16 6 (0.23%) Bourne shell
16 6 (0.23%) PHP 5
17 3 (0.11%) Go
18 2 (0.076%) Google Apps Script
18 2 (0.076%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 920 (34.77%) Cisco Certification
2 605 (22.86%) CCNP
3 561 (21.20%) CCNA
4 272 (10.28%) Security Cleared
5 260 (9.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 247 (9.33%) CCIE
7 220 (8.31%) Degree
8 203 (7.67%) SC Cleared
9 187 (7.07%) MCSE
10 129 (4.88%) CISSP
11 113 (4.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 103 (3.89%) CCSE
13 88 (3.33%) MCSA
14 84 (3.17%) MCITP
15 70 (2.65%) CCSA
16 66 (2.49%) CCSP
17 50 (1.89%) CCIP
18 48 (1.81%) CCDA
18 48 (1.81%) MCP
19 43 (1.63%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 232 (8.77%) SLA
2 156 (5.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 100 (3.78%) PCI DSS
4 51 (1.93%) QA
5 37 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (0.72%) ISO27002
7 15 (0.57%) COBIT
7 15 (0.57%) FISMA
7 15 (0.57%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.34%) HIPAA
8 9 (0.34%) SSAE 16
9 8 (0.30%) DICOM
10 6 (0.23%) RMADS
11 5 (0.19%) COSO
12 3 (0.11%) Data Quality
12 3 (0.11%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.11%) PA-DSS
13 2 (0.076%) Def Stans
13 2 (0.076%) GPG13
13 2 (0.076%) SAS 70
System Software
1 679 (25.66%) Active Directory
2 519 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 386 (14.59%) Hyper-V
4 229 (8.65%) vSphere
5 152 (5.74%) VMware ESXi
6 89 (3.36%) VMware ESX
7 88 (3.33%) XenApp
8 48 (1.81%) Docker
9 40 (1.51%) Oracle RAC
10 37 (1.40%) Firmware
11 28 (1.06%) Terminal Services
12 22 (0.83%) vCloud
12 22 (0.83%) XenDesktop
13 21 (0.79%) XenServer
14 20 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
14 20 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 19 (0.72%) Xen
16 17 (0.64%) ISA Server
17 14 (0.53%) NFS
18 13 (0.49%) Squid
Systems Management
1 181 (6.84%) SCCM
2 90 (3.40%) WSUS
3 87 (3.29%) Puppet
4 78 (2.95%) SCOM
5 71 (2.68%) Backup Exec
6 55 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
7 47 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
8 41 (1.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 36 (1.36%) Nagios
10 34 (1.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 32 (1.21%) OpenAM
12 31 (1.17%) HP SIM
12 31 (1.17%) NetBackup
13 29 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
14 26 (0.98%) FortiGate
14 26 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
14 26 (0.98%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 25 (0.94%) HP Data Protector
16 22 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
16 22 (0.83%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1381 (52.19%) Cisco
2 940 (35.53%) VMware
3 856 (32.35%) Microsoft
4 557 (21.05%) CheckPoint
5 486 (18.37%) Juniper
6 469 (17.72%) F5
7 305 (11.53%) Citrix
8 244 (9.22%) HP
9 228 (8.62%) Palo Alto
10 169 (6.39%) Oracle
11 159 (6.01%) Red Hat
12 157 (5.93%) Dell
13 108 (4.08%) Fortinet
14 104 (3.93%) Blue Coat
15 91 (3.44%) SolarWinds
16 86 (3.25%) Symantec
17 65 (2.46%) Avaya
18 59 (2.23%) 3PAR
18 59 (2.23%) IBM
19 58 (2.19%) Aruba
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum includes profit share plus pension,
Posted: 23 minutes ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bens, Bonus, Stock (Pre-IPO)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable on skills and experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 5 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens + Stock
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £47,000 - £65,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa 40K + Benefits (Blue-Chip Leve
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + inc shift
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, shift allowance.
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £52000.00 - £68750.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 17,500-20,000+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 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
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: The proposed package is up to £60k basic, plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70k basic plus bonus & benefits but there could be flexibility
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago