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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Analyst
Rank 894 957 974
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Analyst 24 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.016% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.017% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 17
Median salary £48,750 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,600 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £33,250 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -28.10%

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 29 July 2016 within the UK.

Firewall Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Firewall Analyst
Top 15 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 29 July 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 +40 23 £47,500 -2.56% 1
London +54 10 £70,000 -
Birmingham - 5 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 5 £47,500 -
South East +15 4 £23,750 -5.00%
Kent +19 3 £22,500 +7.14%
East of England - 3 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
City of London +47 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Luton - 1 £55,000 -
Fareham - 1 £25,000 -
Leicester - 1 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £25,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -

Firewall Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 54 (100.00%) Firewall
2 27 (50.00%) Cisco
3 26 (48.15%) TCP/IP
4 22 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (38.89%) Network Security
6 18 (33.33%) Juniper
6 18 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 16 (29.63%) CCNA
7 16 (29.63%) Windows
8 15 (27.78%) OSPF
8 15 (27.78%) F5
9 12 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 12 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (22.22%) WAN
9 12 (22.22%) Linux
10 11 (20.37%) Degree
10 11 (20.37%) EIGRP
11 10 (18.52%) Finance
11 10 (18.52%) ITIL
12 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (16.67%) Security Operations
12 9 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
12 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (16.67%) SLA
13 8 (14.81%) Unix
13 8 (14.81%) Windows 2000
13 8 (14.81%) Solaris
13 8 (14.81%) Banking
13 8 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection

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 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.85%) Mimecast
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (48.15%) TCP/IP
3 21 (38.89%) Network Security
4 15 (27.78%) OSPF
5 12 (22.22%) WAN
6 11 (20.37%) EIGRP
7 8 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (12.96%) LAN
9 6 (11.11%) BGP
9 6 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (11.11%) IP Telephony
10 5 (9.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (9.26%) Wireless
11 4 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (7.41%) DNS
11 4 (7.41%) HSRP
11 4 (7.41%) SNMP
12 3 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (5.56%) RIP
12 3 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Banking
2 8 (14.81%) German Language
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.96%) PKI
3 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.85%) DataPower
6 1 (1.85%) EPoS
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Windows
2 12 (22.22%) Linux
3 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (14.81%) Solaris
4 8 (14.81%) Unix
4 8 (14.81%) Windows 2000
5 3 (5.56%) Android
5 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.85%) CentOS
7 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
1 12 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 10 (18.52%) ITIL
3 9 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (16.67%) Security Operations
4 8 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (12.96%) Information Security
6 6 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 5 (9.26%) Supplier Management
8 4 (7.41%) Change Management
9 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.56%) Open Source
10 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.70%) Low Latency
10 2 (3.70%) Migration
10 2 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (3.70%) Network Management
10 2 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) Python
2 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.56%) Perl
3 2 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (29.63%) CCNA
3 11 (20.37%) Degree
4 7 (12.96%) CCNP
5 5 (9.26%) CISSP
6 4 (7.41%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
6 4 (7.41%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (5.56%) RHCE
8 2 (3.70%) CISM
9 1 (1.85%) CCDP
9 1 (1.85%) CCIP
9 1 (1.85%) CISA
9 1 (1.85%) GCIA
9 1 (1.85%) GPEN
9 1 (1.85%) GSEC
9 1 (1.85%) ISACA
9 1 (1.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.85%) DICOM
3 1 (1.85%) HL7
3 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Ansible
1 1 (1.85%) Cacti
1 1 (1.85%) Nagios
1 1 (1.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.85%) SCCM
1 1 (1.85%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Cisco
2 18 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 18 (33.33%) Juniper
3 15 (27.78%) F5
4 8 (14.81%) Palo Alto
5 7 (12.96%) Forcepoint
6 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
6 5 (9.26%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.41%) Blue Coat
8 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.85%) IBM
9 1 (1.85%) Meraki
9 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.85%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.85%) VMware