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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 41 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1075 1542 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.89% 7.23% 5.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.79% 33.71% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 880 1255 1036
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
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
3609 4574 4978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 19.76% 21.45% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2947 3574 3898
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +2 397 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Hampshire -4 210 £40,000 - 20
Surrey -25 189 £45,000 +5.88% 21
Buckinghamshire -2 77 £50,000 +11.11% 5
West Sussex -24 72 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Kent -1 58 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Oxfordshire -34 39 £35,000 -12.50% 7
East Sussex -6 24 £46,000 -3.15% 1
Middlesex -11 2 £50,000 +7.52% 2
Sussex +6 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Thames Valley - 1 £57,500 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1306 (50.70%) Cisco
2 1257 (48.80%) Windows
3 882 (34.24%) Cisco Certification
4 857 (33.27%) VMware
5 802 (31.13%) WAN
6 795 (30.86%) Microsoft
7 741 (28.77%) Linux
8 698 (27.10%) LAN
9 644 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 638 (24.77%) Active Directory
11 604 (23.45%) VPN
12 598 (23.21%) DNS
13 589 (22.86%) CCNP
14 580 (22.52%) TCP/IP
15 548 (21.27%) CCNA
16 534 (20.73%) CheckPoint
17 514 (19.95%) Cisco ASA
18 479 (18.59%) Network Security
19 477 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
20 470 (18.25%) ITIL
21 450 (17.47%) F5
22 445 (17.27%) Juniper
23 427 (16.58%) Windows Server 2008
24 414 (16.07%) MS Exchange
25 409 (15.88%) Windows Server 2012
26 400 (15.53%) Data Centre
27 397 (15.41%) SAN
28 368 (14.29%) Hyper-V
29 350 (13.59%) MS Excel
30 342 (13.28%) 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
1 414 (16.07%) MS Exchange
2 209 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 205 (7.96%) IIS
4 152 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 107 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 86 (3.34%) Apache
7 76 (2.95%) Tomcat
8 71 (2.76%) JBoss
9 66 (2.56%) Skype for Business
10 64 (2.48%) SharePoint
11 63 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2003
12 54 (2.10%) WebSphere
13 50 (1.94%) nginx
14 49 (1.90%) OpenStack
15 46 (1.79%) WebLogic
16 45 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
17 42 (1.63%) CMS
18 40 (1.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 34 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
20 22 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 350 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 161 (6.25%) MS Office
3 36 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (0.82%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.27%) MS Project
6 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.078%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.039%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 19 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.078%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.039%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.039%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 227 (8.81%) Office 365
2 148 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
3 120 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 108 (4.19%) SaaS
5 27 (1.05%) PaaS
6 24 (0.93%) IaaS
7 20 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.47%) Google Apps
9 8 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.27%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.078%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.078%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.078%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.078%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.039%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 802 (31.13%) WAN
2 698 (27.10%) LAN
3 604 (23.45%) VPN
4 598 (23.21%) DNS
5 580 (22.52%) TCP/IP
6 514 (19.95%) Cisco ASA
7 479 (18.59%) Network Security
8 397 (15.41%) SAN
9 337 (13.08%) Wireless
10 318 (12.34%) MPLS
11 306 (11.88%) DHCP
12 247 (9.59%) BGP
13 244 (9.47%) Cisco Nexus
14 241 (9.36%) OSPF
15 229 (8.89%) VoIP
16 221 (8.58%) Internet
17 207 (8.04%) SSL
18 165 (6.41%) IPsec
19 161 (6.25%) VLAN
20 133 (5.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 342 (13.28%) SQL Server
2 115 (4.46%) MySQL
3 55 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 52 (2.02%) Relational Database
5 43 (1.67%) Big Data
5 43 (1.67%) NoSQL
6 37 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
6 37 (1.44%) RDBMS
7 35 (1.36%) Hadoop
8 33 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 27 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 22 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
11 20 (0.78%) Redis
12 19 (0.74%) MongoDB
13 11 (0.43%) Oracle Database
14 7 (0.27%) Data Mining
14 7 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
15 6 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 30 (1.16%) Jenkins
1 30 (1.16%) Visual Studio
2 21 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 19 (0.74%) LoadRunner
3 19 (0.74%) Selenium
4 17 (0.66%) Gatling
4 17 (0.66%) JMeter
4 17 (0.66%) TestNG
5 15 (0.58%) Git (software)
6 11 (0.43%) JIRA
6 11 (0.43%) TeamCity
7 9 (0.35%) Burp Suite
7 9 (0.35%) Metasploit
8 8 (0.31%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.16%) JUnit
10 4 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.16%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.078%) Android Studio
General
1 273 (10.60%) Finance
2 223 (8.66%) Telecoms
3 50 (1.94%) Retail
4 48 (1.86%) Manufacturing
5 44 (1.71%) German Language
6 42 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 41 (1.59%) Electronics
8 29 (1.13%) Marketing
9 25 (0.97%) French Language
10 20 (0.78%) Banking
11 19 (0.74%) Legal
12 16 (0.62%) Aerospace
12 16 (0.62%) Back Office
13 15 (0.58%) Games
14 14 (0.54%) Automotive
15 13 (0.50%) Billing
16 6 (0.23%) Military
16 6 (0.23%) Publishing
17 5 (0.19%) Advertising
18 4 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 727 (28.22%) Network Engineer
2 380 (14.75%) Support Engineer
3 322 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 300 (11.65%) Analyst
5 281 (10.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 267 (10.36%) Security Engineer
7 242 (9.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 212 (8.23%) Senior Network Engineer
9 161 (6.25%) Consultant
10 160 (6.21%) Network Security Engineer
11 153 (5.94%) IT Engineer
12 148 (5.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 146 (5.67%) Administrator
14 136 (5.28%) Support Analyst
15 127 (4.93%) IT Support
16 117 (4.54%) 3rd Line Support
16 117 (4.54%) Senior Cisco Engineer
16 117 (4.54%) Systems Administrator
17 112 (4.35%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
18 110 (4.27%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (4.23%) Web Services
2 98 (3.80%) .NET
3 61 (2.37%) HTML
4 52 (2.02%) LAMP
5 45 (1.75%) 802.1X
5 45 (1.75%) Middleware
6 40 (1.55%) ASP.NET
7 34 (1.32%) CSS
8 27 (1.05%) Regular Expression
8 27 (1.05%) ZeroMQ
9 20 (0.78%) SOAP
10 19 (0.74%) Ajax
10 19 (0.74%) REST
11 15 (0.58%) XML
12 13 (0.50%) LEMP Stack
13 10 (0.39%) AngularJS
13 10 (0.39%) jQuery
14 9 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (0.27%) .NET Framework
15 7 (0.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 400 (15.53%) Data Centre
2 194 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 137 (5.32%) Management Information System
4 123 (4.77%) Computer Science
5 120 (4.66%) Clustering
6 83 (3.22%) Replication
7 75 (2.91%) PKI
8 63 (2.45%) Driving Licence
9 42 (1.63%) Blackberry
10 41 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
11 40 (1.55%) Visualisation
12 39 (1.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 37 (1.44%) EqualLogic
14 35 (1.36%) Private Cloud
15 29 (1.13%) Virtual Team
16 26 (1.01%) CESG
16 26 (1.01%) EMC VNX
16 26 (1.01%) Mathematics
17 25 (0.97%) Security Operations Centre
18 24 (0.93%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 1257 (48.80%) Windows
2 741 (28.77%) Linux
3 644 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 427 (16.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 409 (15.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 246 (9.55%) Unix
7 169 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 142 (5.51%) Windows 7
9 123 (4.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 99 (3.84%) Windows 8
11 86 (3.34%) Solaris
12 72 (2.80%) CentOS
13 49 (1.90%) Windows 10
13 49 (1.90%) Windows XP
14 43 (1.67%) Windows 2000
15 33 (1.28%) Ubuntu
16 25 (0.97%) Windows Vista
17 23 (0.89%) Mac OS X
18 18 (0.70%) Mac OS
18 18 (0.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (18.25%) ITIL
2 210 (8.15%) Information Security
3 208 (8.07%) Load Balancing
4 180 (6.99%) Network Design
5 167 (6.48%) Presales
6 158 (6.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 154 (5.98%) SIEM
8 138 (5.36%) Network Monitoring
9 120 (4.66%) Project Management
10 113 (4.39%) DevOps
11 112 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
12 111 (4.31%) Service Delivery
13 110 (4.27%) Cybersecurity
14 104 (4.04%) Migration
15 102 (3.96%) Change Management
16 96 (3.73%) Kalman Filter
17 89 (3.45%) Network Management
18 87 (3.38%) Capacity Planning
19 86 (3.34%) Network Architecture
20 85 (3.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 334 (12.97%) SQL
2 201 (7.80%) PowerShell
3 137 (5.32%) Perl
4 100 (3.88%) Python
5 88 (3.42%) Bash Shell
6 80 (3.11%) Java
7 62 (2.41%) Ruby
8 61 (2.37%) C
9 60 (2.33%) JavaScript
10 53 (2.06%) VBScript
11 36 (1.40%) PHP
12 28 (1.09%) Shell Script
13 24 (0.93%) VB
14 21 (0.82%) C#
15 11 (0.43%) C++
16 10 (0.39%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.27%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.23%) Bourne shell
19 5 (0.19%) Tcl
20 4 (0.16%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 882 (34.24%) Cisco Certification
2 589 (22.86%) CCNP
3 548 (21.27%) CCNA
4 297 (11.53%) Security Cleared
5 239 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 237 (9.20%) SC Cleared
7 232 (9.01%) Degree
8 199 (7.73%) CCIE
9 182 (7.07%) MCSE
10 145 (5.63%) CISSP
11 123 (4.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 100 (3.88%) CCSE
13 78 (3.03%) MCITP
14 75 (2.91%) MCSA
15 69 (2.68%) CCSA
16 57 (2.21%) CCSP
17 54 (2.10%) CEH
18 50 (1.94%) JNCIP
19 46 (1.79%) JNCIA
20 43 (1.67%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (8.07%) SLA
2 174 (6.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 109 (4.23%) PCI DSS
4 42 (1.63%) QA
5 36 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (0.74%) ISO27002
7 16 (0.62%) FISMA
8 15 (0.58%) HIPAA
8 15 (0.58%) ISO 9001
9 9 (0.35%) COBIT
10 7 (0.27%) DICOM
11 6 (0.23%) PA-DSS
11 6 (0.23%) RMADS
12 5 (0.19%) SSAE 16
13 4 (0.16%) GPG13
14 3 (0.12%) COSO
14 3 (0.12%) Data Quality
15 2 (0.078%) Def Stans
15 2 (0.078%) ISO 14001
15 2 (0.078%) SAS 70
System Software
1 638 (24.77%) Active Directory
2 477 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 368 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 210 (8.15%) vSphere
5 136 (5.28%) VMware ESXi
6 89 (3.45%) XenApp
7 79 (3.07%) VMware ESX
8 47 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
9 46 (1.79%) Firmware
10 43 (1.67%) Docker
10 43 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
11 36 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
12 29 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 23 (0.89%) vCloud
14 22 (0.85%) Terminal Services
15 20 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
16 19 (0.74%) Xen
16 19 (0.74%) XenServer
17 18 (0.70%) XenDesktop
18 16 (0.62%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 143 (5.55%) SCCM
2 85 (3.30%) Puppet
3 74 (2.87%) WSUS
4 71 (2.76%) Backup Exec
5 60 (2.33%) SCOM
6 46 (1.79%) Cisco Prime
6 46 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
7 44 (1.71%) Nagios
8 38 (1.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 34 (1.32%) OpenAM
10 31 (1.20%) FortiGate
10 31 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 30 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
12 29 (1.13%) NetBackup
13 28 (1.09%) HP SIM
14 25 (0.97%) Nessus
14 25 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
15 23 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
16 22 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
17 21 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 1306 (50.70%) Cisco
2 857 (33.27%) VMware
3 795 (30.86%) Microsoft
4 534 (20.73%) CheckPoint
5 450 (17.47%) F5
6 445 (17.27%) Juniper
7 267 (10.36%) Citrix
8 240 (9.32%) HP
9 231 (8.97%) Palo Alto
10 157 (6.09%) Oracle
11 144 (5.59%) Red Hat
12 140 (5.43%) Dell
13 101 (3.92%) Blue Coat
13 101 (3.92%) Fortinet
14 92 (3.57%) SolarWinds
15 80 (3.11%) Symantec
16 60 (2.33%) Aruba
17 54 (2.10%) Sun
18 52 (2.02%) IBM
18 52 (2.02%) Intel Security
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