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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 35 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1119 1226 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.43% 5.82% 5.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.98% 28.92% 24.58%
Number of salaries quoted 895 1032 1063
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,625 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
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
3733 4239 5074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.45% 20.12% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3005 3435 3724
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 September 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 September 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 +15 358 £52,500 +18.64% 30
Surrey +5 247 £40,000 -2.73% 20
Hampshire +9 172 £42,500 -5.55% 27
Kent +24 146 £37,000 -3.89% 8
Oxfordshire -21 55 £35,000 -12.50% 9
West Sussex -24 49 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Buckinghamshire -30 49 £41,000 +2.50% 10
East Sussex +31 29 £45,000 +19.20% 3
Middlesex +9 5 £50,000 -
Home Counties -6 3 £80,000 +23.07%
M4 Corridor - 3 £95,000 -
Sussex -1 2 £58,250 +45.62%
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 1151 (52.46%) Cisco
2 1027 (46.81%) Windows
3 754 (34.37%) Cisco Certification
4 686 (31.27%) VMware
5 626 (28.53%) Linux
6 599 (27.30%) TCP/IP
7 585 (26.66%) Microsoft
8 584 (26.62%) WAN
9 564 (25.71%) Active Directory
10 548 (24.98%) DNS
11 528 (24.07%) LAN
12 518 (23.61%) CCNP
13 498 (22.70%) CCNA
14 483 (22.01%) CheckPoint
15 481 (21.92%) Windows Server
16 460 (20.97%) VPN
17 428 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
18 417 (19.01%) ITIL
19 398 (18.14%) Network Security
20 384 (17.50%) Juniper
21 369 (16.82%) Cisco ASA
22 347 (15.82%) F5
23 333 (15.18%) MS Exchange
24 315 (14.36%) Windows Server 2008
25 294 (13.40%) SAN
26 288 (13.13%) SQL Server
27 287 (13.08%) Hyper-V
28 286 (13.04%) Security Cleared
29 283 (12.90%) Finance
30 279 (12.72%) 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
1 333 (15.18%) MS Exchange
2 164 (7.47%) IIS
3 107 (4.88%) Apache
4 104 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 98 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 85 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 81 (3.69%) Tomcat
8 58 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2003
8 58 (2.64%) WebLogic
9 53 (2.42%) WebSphere
10 48 (2.19%) JBoss
10 48 (2.19%) nginx
11 47 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
12 43 (1.96%) SharePoint
13 42 (1.91%) CMS
14 38 (1.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 31 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
16 18 (0.82%) OpenStack
17 17 (0.77%) Skype for Business
18 11 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 261 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 118 (5.38%) MS Office
3 27 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.36%) MS Project
6 5 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.091%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 19 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.091%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.046%) SAP FS
Cloud Services
1 162 (7.38%) Office 365
2 141 (6.43%) Amazon AWS
3 90 (4.10%) SaaS
4 89 (4.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (0.77%) IaaS
7 12 (0.55%) PaaS
8 8 (0.36%) OpenShift
9 6 (0.27%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.14%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.091%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.091%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.091%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.091%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.091%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.091%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 599 (27.30%) TCP/IP
2 584 (26.62%) WAN
3 548 (24.98%) DNS
4 528 (24.07%) LAN
5 460 (20.97%) VPN
6 398 (18.14%) Network Security
7 369 (16.82%) Cisco ASA
8 294 (13.40%) SAN
9 279 (12.72%) Wireless
10 267 (12.17%) DHCP
11 258 (11.76%) MPLS
12 222 (10.12%) Internet
13 209 (9.53%) BGP
14 194 (8.84%) OSPF
15 184 (8.39%) Cisco Nexus
16 171 (7.79%) VLAN
17 169 (7.70%) VoIP
18 141 (6.43%) HTTP
19 135 (6.15%) IPsec
20 131 (5.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 108 (4.92%) MySQL
3 62 (2.83%) Relational Database
4 47 (2.14%) Big Data
5 43 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 41 (1.87%) RDBMS
7 34 (1.55%) NoSQL
8 31 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (0.82%) Hadoop
11 15 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (0.50%) MariaDB
12 11 (0.50%) MongoDB
13 8 (0.36%) Redis
14 7 (0.32%) Oracle Database
14 7 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (0.27%) InfluxDB
15 6 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 35 (1.60%) Visual Studio
2 31 (1.41%) Selenium
3 28 (1.28%) Gatling
3 28 (1.28%) JMeter
3 28 (1.28%) LoadRunner
4 26 (1.19%) TestNG
5 17 (0.77%) Vagrant
6 16 (0.73%) JIRA
7 11 (0.50%) Jenkins
8 8 (0.36%) Git (software)
8 8 (0.36%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.32%) Android Studio
9 7 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.27%) Burp Suite
10 6 (0.27%) Metasploit
10 6 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.18%) GitLab
11 4 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 283 (12.90%) Finance
2 185 (8.43%) Telecoms
3 45 (2.05%) German Language
4 41 (1.87%) Retail
5 39 (1.78%) Marketing
5 39 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 35 (1.60%) French Language
7 34 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 30 (1.37%) Banking
9 24 (1.09%) Electronics
10 23 (1.05%) Legal
11 21 (0.96%) Back Office
11 21 (0.96%) Games
11 21 (0.96%) Law
12 10 (0.46%) Automotive
13 5 (0.23%) Billing
14 4 (0.18%) Advertising
14 4 (0.18%) Portuguese Language
14 4 (0.18%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 615 (28.03%) Network Engineer
2 369 (16.82%) Support Engineer
3 257 (11.71%) Security Engineer
4 234 (10.67%) Analyst
5 203 (9.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 180 (8.20%) Cisco Engineer
7 162 (7.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 162 (7.38%) Senior Network Engineer
8 146 (6.65%) Linux Engineer
9 137 (6.24%) Network Security Engineer
10 126 (5.74%) Consultant
11 114 (5.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 111 (5.06%) IT Engineer
13 101 (4.60%) Administrator
14 95 (4.33%) Network Support
15 83 (3.78%) IT Support
16 81 (3.69%) Support Analyst
16 81 (3.69%) VMware Engineer
17 77 (3.51%) Security Analyst
18 76 (3.46%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (4.38%) Web Services
2 86 (3.92%) .NET
3 62 (2.83%) HTML
4 44 (2.01%) ASP.NET
5 43 (1.96%) LAMP
6 35 (1.60%) 802.1X
7 32 (1.46%) Middleware
8 31 (1.41%) ZeroMQ
9 30 (1.37%) Ajax
10 29 (1.32%) Regular Expression
11 19 (0.87%) CSS
12 13 (0.59%) XML
13 11 (0.50%) LEMP Stack
14 10 (0.46%) J2EE
14 10 (0.46%) XSLT
15 8 (0.36%) iBATIS
15 8 (0.36%) Spring
16 7 (0.32%) Classic ASP
16 7 (0.32%) LAPP Stack
17 6 (0.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 260 (11.85%) Data Centre
2 130 (5.93%) Computer Science
3 124 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
4 114 (5.20%) Management Information System
5 113 (5.15%) PKI
6 94 (4.28%) Clustering
7 57 (2.60%) Cyberthreat
8 43 (1.96%) Driving Licence
9 40 (1.82%) Blackberry
9 40 (1.82%) Security Operations Centre
10 39 (1.78%) Replication
11 34 (1.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 29 (1.32%) Mathematics
13 28 (1.28%) Cryptography
14 25 (1.14%) Visualisation
15 23 (1.05%) Statistics
16 22 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
17 20 (0.91%) FMCG
17 20 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 16 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1027 (46.81%) Windows
2 626 (28.53%) Linux
3 481 (21.92%) Windows Server
4 315 (14.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 263 (11.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 210 (9.57%) Unix
7 117 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 116 (5.29%) Windows 7
9 97 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 95 (4.33%) Windows 8
11 78 (3.56%) Solaris
12 72 (3.28%) Windows 10
13 67 (3.05%) CentOS
14 48 (2.19%) Windows XP
15 47 (2.14%) Windows 2000
16 24 (1.09%) Mac OS
17 21 (0.96%) Ubuntu
18 20 (0.91%) VMS
19 16 (0.73%) Android
20 15 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (19.01%) ITIL
2 195 (8.89%) Information Security
3 188 (8.57%) Network Design
4 180 (8.20%) SIEM
5 165 (7.52%) Load Balancing
6 156 (7.11%) Presales
7 128 (5.83%) Cybersecurity
8 119 (5.42%) Disaster Recovery
9 113 (5.15%) Network Monitoring
10 108 (4.92%) Change Control
11 103 (4.69%) DevOps
12 99 (4.51%) Kalman Filter
13 96 (4.38%) Change Management
14 95 (4.33%) Service Delivery
15 89 (4.06%) Mentoring
16 86 (3.92%) Incident Management
17 85 (3.87%) Agile Software Development
18 83 (3.78%) Project Management
19 81 (3.69%) Network Management
20 73 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 218 (9.94%) SQL
2 173 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 123 (5.61%) Perl
4 77 (3.51%) Bash Shell
4 77 (3.51%) Python
5 76 (3.46%) Java
6 71 (3.24%) C
7 60 (2.73%) JavaScript
8 47 (2.14%) VBScript
9 42 (1.91%) VB
10 37 (1.69%) Ruby
11 28 (1.28%) PHP
12 21 (0.96%) T-SQL
13 20 (0.91%) Shell Script
14 17 (0.77%) C++
15 16 (0.73%) C#
16 9 (0.41%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.27%) Objective-C
18 3 (0.14%) Tcl
19 1 (0.046%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 754 (34.37%) Cisco Certification
2 518 (23.61%) CCNP
3 498 (22.70%) CCNA
4 286 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 230 (10.48%) Degree
6 227 (10.35%) SC Cleared
7 213 (9.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 167 (7.61%) MCSE
9 144 (6.56%) CISSP
10 135 (6.15%) CCIE
11 118 (5.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 96 (4.38%) CCSE
13 78 (3.56%) CEH
14 75 (3.42%) MCITP
15 67 (3.05%) MCSA
16 54 (2.46%) CISM
16 54 (2.46%) JNCIP
17 45 (2.05%) DV Cleared
17 45 (2.05%) JNCIS
18 41 (1.87%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (7.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 150 (6.84%) SLA
3 124 (5.65%) PCI DSS
4 47 (2.14%) QA
5 21 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (0.87%) FISMA
7 14 (0.64%) HIPAA
7 14 (0.64%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.36%) COBIT
8 8 (0.36%) ISO27002
9 6 (0.27%) PA-DSS
10 3 (0.14%) COSO
10 3 (0.14%) GPG13
10 3 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.14%) SAS 70
11 2 (0.091%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.046%) DICOM
12 1 (0.046%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.046%) RMADS
System Software
1 564 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 428 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 287 (13.08%) Hyper-V
4 134 (6.11%) vSphere
5 74 (3.37%) VMware ESX
6 64 (2.92%) Firmware
7 63 (2.87%) Virtual Servers
8 61 (2.78%) XenApp
9 60 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
10 44 (2.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 35 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
12 26 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
13 24 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
14 22 (1.00%) Docker
14 22 (1.00%) Xen
15 19 (0.87%) vCloud
16 17 (0.77%) ISA Server
16 17 (0.77%) Snort
17 12 (0.55%) iptables
18 11 (0.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 75 (3.42%) Puppet
2 64 (2.92%) Nagios
3 54 (2.46%) Backup Exec
4 52 (2.37%) SCCM
5 51 (2.32%) Nessus
6 44 (2.01%) WSUS
7 31 (1.41%) OpenAM
8 29 (1.32%) Cisco Prime
9 28 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
10 25 (1.14%) SCOM
11 21 (0.96%) FortiGate
12 20 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
13 18 (0.82%) Nmap
14 15 (0.68%) NetBackup
14 15 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
15 14 (0.64%) Cisco UCCX
15 14 (0.64%) vMotion
16 13 (0.59%) Ansible
16 13 (0.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
17 12 (0.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1151 (52.46%) Cisco
2 686 (31.27%) VMware
3 585 (26.66%) Microsoft
4 483 (22.01%) CheckPoint
5 384 (17.50%) Juniper
6 347 (15.82%) F5
7 230 (10.48%) Palo Alto
8 195 (8.89%) HP
9 183 (8.34%) Citrix
10 141 (6.43%) Oracle
11 114 (5.20%) Red Hat
12 93 (4.24%) Blue Coat
13 88 (4.01%) Dell
14 84 (3.83%) SolarWinds
15 79 (3.60%) Extreme Networks
16 73 (3.33%) Symantec
17 69 (3.14%) Fortinet
18 61 (2.78%) IBM
19 58 (2.64%) NetApp
20 54 (2.46%) Veeam
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Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pack
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + career progression
Posted: 7 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
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Salary: Circa £28-32k negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
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Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £58,000 - £65,000+ Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car allow, + bonus
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Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £24000 per annum
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Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
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Sevenoaks, Kent
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Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + on call + o/t
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £32000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Acumin
Salary: Up to £40 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + too many to mention!
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Imperative People
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
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East Sussex
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Salary: £200 - £250 per day
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Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
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West Sussex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £300 to £35,000 per annum Benefits Package
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Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
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