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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Analyst
Rank 877 936 958
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Analyst 33 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.027% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.028% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 12
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,800 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £36,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.21%

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 2016 within the UK.

Firewall Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Firewall Analyst
Top 17 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 28 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
England +52 32 £47,500 - 3
London +47 14 £65,000 +18.18% 1
West Midlands - 7 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 5 £47,500 -
East of England - 5 £50,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £50,000 -
South East +43 3 £22,500 -31.81% 1
Kent - 3 £22,500 - 1
East Midlands +18 2 £42,000 +5.00%
Luton - 2 £50,000 -
Leicester - 2 £42,000 -
Coventry - 2 £38,750 -
Leicestershire - 2 £42,000 -
South West - 1 £37,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £38,500 -
Bristol - 1 £37,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £38,500 - 1

Firewall Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 51 (100.00%) Firewall
2 21 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 21 (41.18%) Cisco
3 18 (35.29%) Network Security
4 15 (29.41%) WAN
5 14 (27.45%) CISSP
5 14 (27.45%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (25.49%) Incident Management
6 13 (25.49%) CISM
7 12 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (23.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 11 (21.57%) Information Security
8 11 (21.57%) Finance
8 11 (21.57%) OSPF
8 11 (21.57%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (21.57%) LAN
9 10 (19.61%) ITIL
9 10 (19.61%) Degree
9 10 (19.61%) SANS
10 9 (17.65%) EIGRP
11 8 (15.69%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (15.69%) CISA
11 8 (15.69%) Security Operations
12 7 (13.73%) Security Operations Centre
12 7 (13.73%) CompTIA Security+
12 7 (13.73%) F5
12 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (13.73%) SIEM
12 7 (13.73%) Security+ Certification
12 7 (13.73%) PKI

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 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 51 (100.00%) Firewall
2 21 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 18 (35.29%) Network Security
4 15 (29.41%) WAN
5 11 (21.57%) LAN
5 11 (21.57%) OSPF
6 9 (17.65%) EIGRP
7 8 (15.69%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (11.76%) IP Telephony
8 6 (11.76%) Wireless
9 5 (9.80%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (7.84%) HSRP
10 4 (7.84%) RIP
11 3 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (5.88%) SNMP
11 3 (5.88%) VoIP
11 3 (5.88%) VPN
12 2 (3.92%) BGP
12 2 (3.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (13.73%) PKI
1 7 (13.73%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.84%) Shadow IT
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (25.49%) Incident Management
3 12 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (23.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 11 (21.57%) Information Security
5 10 (19.61%) ITIL
6 8 (15.69%) Security Operations
7 7 (13.73%) Change Management
7 7 (13.73%) SIEM
8 6 (11.76%) Data Loss Prevention
8 6 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (11.76%) Malware Analysis
8 6 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (11.76%) Problem Management
8 6 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (11.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (9.80%) Supplier Management
10 4 (7.84%) Threat Management
10 4 (7.84%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.96%) Perl
1 1 (1.96%) Python
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) CISSP
2 13 (25.49%) CISM
3 11 (21.57%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (19.61%) Degree
4 10 (19.61%) SANS
5 8 (15.69%) CISA
6 7 (13.73%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (13.73%) Security+ Certification
7 6 (11.76%) CCNA
7 6 (11.76%) CCNP
7 6 (11.76%) GCIA
7 6 (11.76%) GPEN
7 6 (11.76%) GSEC
8 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.96%) CCDP
9 1 (1.96%) CCIP
9 1 (1.96%) ISACA
9 1 (1.96%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) COBIT
3 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Nagios
1 1 (1.96%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (1.96%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) Cisco
2 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
2 7 (13.73%) F5
2 7 (13.73%) Juniper
3 6 (11.76%) SolarWinds
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.88%) Blue Coat
5 3 (5.88%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.96%) Dell
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) Meraki
6 1 (1.96%) NETGEAR
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.96%) VMware
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