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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Analyst
Rank 861 950 985
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Analyst 20 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.023% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.023% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 9
Median salary £37,500 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.42% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £31,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -42.72%

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
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +70 20 £37,500 -46.42% 1
South East +72 7 £27,500 -12.69% 1
London +30 7 £55,000 -26.66%
East of England - 3 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £37,500 -
Witney - 2 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £30,000 -
Kent - 2 £33,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £37,500 -
Berkshire +51 1 £27,500 +5.76% 1
Reading +36 1 £27,500 +5.76% 1
South West - 1 £37,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £38,500 -
Huntingdon - 1 £37,500 -
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -
Bristol - 1 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 1 - -

Firewall Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 52 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (50.00%) Cisco
3 19 (36.54%) WAN
3 19 (36.54%) Network Security
4 16 (30.77%) ITIL
4 16 (30.77%) CISSP
4 16 (30.77%) CISM
5 15 (28.85%) Incident Management
5 15 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (25.00%) LAN
7 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 12 (23.08%) OSPF
7 12 (23.08%) Information Security
7 12 (23.08%) CISA
8 11 (21.15%) Juniper
8 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
8 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
9 10 (19.23%) Degree
9 10 (19.23%) SIEM
9 10 (19.23%) F5
9 10 (19.23%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 10 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (19.23%) SANS
10 9 (17.31%) Cisco PIX
10 9 (17.31%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (17.31%) CCNA
10 9 (17.31%) EIGRP
11 8 (15.38%) Wireless
11 8 (15.38%) Finance
11 8 (15.38%) Problem Management

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 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 52 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (36.54%) Network Security
2 19 (36.54%) WAN
3 13 (25.00%) LAN
4 12 (23.08%) OSPF
5 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
6 10 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (17.31%) Cisco PIX
7 9 (17.31%) EIGRP
8 8 (15.38%) Wireless
9 6 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (11.54%) IP Telephony
10 5 (9.62%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (7.69%) HSRP
11 4 (7.69%) RIP
11 4 (7.69%) VPN
12 3 (5.77%) BGP
12 3 (5.77%) SNMP
12 3 (5.77%) VLAN
12 3 (5.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
2 5 (9.62%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Shadow IT
4 3 (5.77%) PKI
4 3 (5.77%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) EPoS
5 1 (1.92%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.92%) Unix
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) ITIL
2 15 (28.85%) Incident Management
3 12 (23.08%) Information Security
4 10 (19.23%) SIEM
4 10 (19.23%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 9 (17.31%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (15.38%) Problem Management
7 7 (13.46%) Change Management
8 6 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (11.54%) Malware Analysis
8 6 (11.54%) Network Architecture
8 6 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Service Management
9 5 (9.62%) Supplier Management
10 4 (7.69%) Security Operations
10 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.69%) Threat Management
10 4 (7.69%) Threat Modelling
10 4 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) Python
1 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) CISM
1 16 (30.77%) CISSP
2 15 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (23.08%) CISA
4 10 (19.23%) Degree
4 10 (19.23%) SANS
5 9 (17.31%) CCNA
6 6 (11.54%) CCNP
6 6 (11.54%) CompTIA Security+
6 6 (11.54%) GCIA
6 6 (11.54%) GPEN
6 6 (11.54%) GSEC
6 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
6 6 (11.54%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (1.92%) CCDP
7 1 (1.92%) CCIP
7 1 (1.92%) CCSA
7 1 (1.92%) CCSE
7 1 (1.92%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) COBIT
2 4 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Nagios
1 1 (1.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (1.92%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
2 11 (21.15%) Juniper
3 10 (19.23%) F5
4 7 (13.46%) Blue Coat
5 6 (11.54%) Forcepoint
5 6 (11.54%) SolarWinds
6 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.77%) WatchGuard
8 2 (3.85%) Dell
8 2 (3.85%) HP
8 2 (3.85%) Meraki
8 2 (3.85%) Sophos
9 1 (1.92%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.92%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.92%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.92%) Meru Networks
9 1 (1.92%) NetApp
9 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.92%) Synology
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