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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Analyst
Rank 901 953 984
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Analyst 20 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.013% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.013% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 16
Median salary £53,750 £29,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+85.34% -18.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £38,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £29,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -12.12%

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
94551 104274 117052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.45% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79526 85540 95895
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 May 2016 within the UK.

Firewall Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Firewall Analyst
Top 11 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 30 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
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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
England +54 20 £53,750 +85.34%
London +43 12 £73,750 +73.52%
South East +31 4 £35,000 +20.68%
Berkshire +18 3 £35,000 +11.11%
West Yorkshire +16 3 £29,000 +28.88%
Yorkshire +9 3 £29,000 +28.88%
Bradford - 3 £29,000 -
Reading - 3 £35,000 -
Kent 0 1 £21,000 -3.44%
North West - 1 £60,000 -
Manchester - 1 £60,000 -

Firewall Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 60 (100.00%) Firewall
2 29 (48.33%) Cisco
3 28 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (36.67%) CCNA
5 20 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 20 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 19 (31.67%) Juniper
6 19 (31.67%) Network Security
7 17 (28.33%) Banking
7 17 (28.33%) LAN
7 17 (28.33%) Windows
8 14 (23.33%) Linux
9 13 (21.67%) WAN
9 13 (21.67%) CCNP
9 13 (21.67%) Finance
9 13 (21.67%) Network Monitoring
10 11 (18.33%) Change Management
10 11 (18.33%) F5
11 10 (16.67%) Internet
11 10 (16.67%) Service Management
11 10 (16.67%) HTTP
11 10 (16.67%) SSL
11 10 (16.67%) XML
12 9 (15.00%) XSL
12 9 (15.00%) Unix
12 9 (15.00%) SLA
12 9 (15.00%) IBM
12 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (15.00%) Intranet
12 9 (15.00%) DMZ

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 9 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) PaaS
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 60 (100.00%) Firewall
2 20 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 19 (31.67%) Network Security
4 17 (28.33%) LAN
5 13 (21.67%) WAN
6 10 (16.67%) HTTP
6 10 (16.67%) Internet
6 10 (16.67%) SSL
7 9 (15.00%) DMZ
7 9 (15.00%) Intranet
8 7 (11.67%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (11.67%) OSPF
8 7 (11.67%) VPN
9 6 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (10.00%) DNS
9 6 (10.00%) IPsec
10 5 (8.33%) BGP
11 4 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (6.67%) NetScreen
12 3 (5.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) MySQL
General
1 17 (28.33%) Banking
2 13 (21.67%) Finance
3 8 (13.33%) German Language
4 7 (11.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) XML
2 9 (15.00%) XSL
3 1 (1.67%) HTML
3 1 (1.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) DataPower
1 9 (15.00%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 5 (8.33%) PKI
4 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.00%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Windows
2 14 (23.33%) Linux
3 9 (15.00%) Unix
4 8 (13.33%) Solaris
4 8 (13.33%) Windows 2000
4 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.00%) Android
6 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.67%) CentOS
7 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (18.33%) Change Management
3 10 (16.67%) Service Management
4 9 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 8 (13.33%) ITIL
5 8 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (11.67%) Change Control
6 7 (11.67%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (11.67%) Security Operations
7 6 (10.00%) Information Security
8 5 (8.33%) Load Balancing
9 4 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
9 4 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (5.00%) Open Source
10 3 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (3.33%) Low Latency
11 2 (3.33%) Network Management
11 2 (3.33%) SIEM
11 2 (3.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) Python
2 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (1.67%) PHP
3 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (36.67%) CCNA
3 13 (21.67%) CCNP
4 6 (10.00%) CISSP
4 6 (10.00%) Degree
5 4 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (5.00%) RHCE
6 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.33%) CEH
8 1 (1.67%) CISM
8 1 (1.67%) GCIH
8 1 (1.67%) GIAC
8 1 (1.67%) ISACA
8 1 (1.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) SLA
2 6 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.67%) DICOM
4 1 (1.67%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Ansible
1 1 (1.67%) Cacti
1 1 (1.67%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (1.67%) Nagios
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) Cisco
2 20 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 19 (31.67%) Juniper
4 11 (18.33%) F5
5 9 (15.00%) IBM
5 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (13.33%) Forcepoint
6 8 (13.33%) Palo Alto
7 3 (5.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.33%) VMware
9 1 (1.67%) HP
9 1 (1.67%) Meraki
9 1 (1.67%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.67%) SaltStack