The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Firewall Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall Analyst
UK
Rank 828 918 947
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Analyst 16 38 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.038% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.039% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 15
Median salary £27,500 £43,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.41% -21.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,250 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £81,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £40,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-31.25% -21.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Firewall Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Firewall Analyst in the job title.

Firewall Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Firewall Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Analyst within the UK.

Firewall Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Firewall Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall Analyst over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Firewall Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Firewall Analyst
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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
England +84 15 £27,500 -41.48%
London +43 8 £26,000 -50.47%
South East +60 7 £27,500 -9.83%
City of London +42 5 £26,000 -62.85%
Berkshire +45 3 £27,500 -21.42%
Reading +36 2 £27,500 -21.42%
Kent +18 2 £27,500 +29.41%
Scotland +14 1 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Edinburgh -9 1 £31,500 -21.25% 1
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £52,500 -

Firewall Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Firewall Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Firewall Analyst in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Firewall
2 24 (57.14%) Cisco
3 18 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (40.48%) Network Security
5 13 (30.95%) CheckPoint
5 13 (30.95%) WAN
6 12 (28.57%) Juniper
6 12 (28.57%) CCNA
6 12 (28.57%) CISSP
6 12 (28.57%) CISM
6 12 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
7 10 (23.81%) F5
7 10 (23.81%) Incident Management
7 10 (23.81%) Information Security
7 10 (23.81%) Wireless
7 10 (23.81%) ITIL
7 10 (23.81%) LAN
8 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 8 (19.05%) CISA
9 8 (19.05%) Fortinet
9 8 (19.05%) Problem Management
9 8 (19.05%) WatchGuard
9 8 (19.05%) SIEM
9 8 (19.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 8 (19.05%) SANS
10 7 (16.67%) SonicWALL
10 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 7 (16.67%) VPN
10 7 (16.67%) Active Directory

Firewall Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 42 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (40.48%) Network Security
4 13 (30.95%) WAN
5 12 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
6 10 (23.81%) LAN
6 10 (23.81%) Wireless
7 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
8 7 (16.67%) VPN
9 5 (11.90%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (9.52%) Broadband
11 3 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (7.14%) VLAN
11 3 (7.14%) VoIP
11 3 (7.14%) Wireshark
12 2 (4.76%) DNS
12 2 (4.76%) HTTPS
12 2 (4.76%) ISDN
12 2 (4.76%) snoop
12 2 (4.76%) tcpdump
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.52%) Shadow IT
2 3 (7.14%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Incident Management
1 10 (23.81%) Information Security
1 10 (23.81%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) Problem Management
2 8 (19.05%) SIEM
2 8 (19.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 6 (14.29%) Change Management
4 5 (11.90%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (11.90%) Service Management
5 4 (9.52%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (9.52%) Malware Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Network Architecture
5 4 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.52%) Threat Management
5 4 (9.52%) Threat Modelling
5 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (7.14%) Network Design
6 3 (7.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (28.57%) CCNA
2 12 (28.57%) CISM
2 12 (28.57%) CISSP
3 8 (19.05%) CISA
3 8 (19.05%) SANS
4 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (11.90%) Degree
6 4 (9.52%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (9.52%) GCIA
6 4 (9.52%) GPEN
6 4 (9.52%) GSEC
6 4 (9.52%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.38%) CCNP
8 1 (2.38%) CCSA
8 1 (2.38%) CCSE
8 1 (2.38%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 4 (9.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Cisco
2 13 (30.95%) CheckPoint
3 12 (28.57%) Juniper
4 10 (23.81%) F5
5 8 (19.05%) Fortinet
5 8 (19.05%) WatchGuard
6 7 (16.67%) SonicWALL
7 6 (14.29%) Blue Coat
8 5 (11.90%) Aruba
8 5 (11.90%) Extreme Networks
8 5 (11.90%) Forcepoint
8 5 (11.90%) Palo Alto
9 4 (9.52%) Dell
9 4 (9.52%) HP
9 4 (9.52%) Meraki
10 3 (7.14%) EqualLogic
10 3 (7.14%) Meru Networks
10 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
10 3 (7.14%) NetApp
10 3 (7.14%) Synology
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