The table below looks at the statistics for the Firewall Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Consultant
Rank 929 924 935
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Consultant 6 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.012% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.013% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 2
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +51.89%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £60,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +51.89%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Firewall Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Firewall Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Firewall Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Firewall Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Firewall Consultant
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 4 - -
Scotland - 4 - -
England +9 2 £40,000 -33.33% 1
South East +13 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £40,000 -

Firewall Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Firewall Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Firewall Consultant in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (68.75%) CCNP
4 10 (62.50%) Network Security
4 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (50.00%) F5
7 7 (43.75%) Juniper
8 6 (37.50%) CCNA
8 6 (37.50%) Palo Alto
9 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (31.25%) ITIL
9 5 (31.25%) CCIE
9 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
10 4 (25.00%) CCSE
10 4 (25.00%) Finance
10 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (25.00%) CCSA
10 4 (25.00%) SHDSL
10 4 (25.00%) ADSL
10 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (25.00%) FWSM
10 4 (25.00%) FortiGate
10 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (18.75%) Presales
11 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
12 2 (12.50%) BGP
12 2 (12.50%) EIGRP

Firewall Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Firewall Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Firewall Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) Network Security
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (25.00%) ADSL
4 4 (25.00%) FWSM
4 4 (25.00%) SHDSL
4 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (12.50%) BGP
5 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 2 (12.50%) HSRP
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (6.25%) FCoE
6 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
6 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
6 1 (6.25%) VoIP
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless
6 1 (6.25%) WLAN
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Presales
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Hardening
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) CCNA
4 5 (31.25%) CCIE
5 4 (25.00%) CCSA
5 4 (25.00%) CCSE
6 1 (6.25%) JNCIP
6 1 (6.25%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (50.00%) F5
4 7 (43.75%) Juniper
5 6 (37.50%) Palo Alto
6 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
7 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
7 2 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.25%) Aruba
8 1 (6.25%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (6.25%) Dell
8 1 (6.25%) Imperva
8 1 (6.25%) Meraki
8 1 (6.25%) ProCurve
8 1 (6.25%) Sourcefire