The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Firewall Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Support
Rank 894 937 984
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Support 29 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.032% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.033% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 17
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £24,700 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £29,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -0.83%

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
94900 105542 116515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80031 87022 95416
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firewall Support
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Firewall Support in the job title.

Firewall Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Firewall Support
Salary Trend

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

Firewall Support Salary Trend in the UK

Firewall Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall Support over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 within the UK.

Firewall Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Firewall Support
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 Support within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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 +34 29 £35,000 -11.39%
London +23 14 £34,500 -12.65%
North West - 6 £35,000 -
Rochdale - 6 £35,000 -
Manchester - 6 £35,000 -
East of England +41 5 - -
Hertfordshire - 5 - -
Croydon - 5 £34,500 -
South East +36 3 £50,000 +85.18%
Berkshire +12 2 - -
Bracknell -5 2 - -
Leicester - 1 £43,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £43,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £43,500 -

Firewall Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Firewall Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Firewall
2 42 (73.68%) Cisco
3 28 (49.12%) Juniper
4 27 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (47.37%) CCNA
5 26 (45.61%) Network Security
6 25 (43.86%) TCP/IP
7 23 (40.35%) LAN
8 22 (38.60%) WAN
9 21 (36.84%) CheckPoint
10 20 (35.09%) OSPF
10 20 (35.09%) VPN
11 18 (31.58%) ITIL
12 17 (29.82%) Internet
13 16 (28.07%) Wireless
14 15 (26.32%) MPLS
15 14 (24.56%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (24.56%) Linux
16 12 (21.05%) DNS
16 12 (21.05%) SLA
16 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
17 11 (19.30%) Intrusion Detection
17 11 (19.30%) Windows
17 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
17 11 (19.30%) BGP
17 11 (19.30%) Service Management
17 11 (19.30%) Windows Server
18 10 (17.54%) CCNP
18 10 (17.54%) Broadband
18 10 (17.54%) DHCP

Firewall Support 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 (8.77%) SharePoint
1 5 (8.77%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.75%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 5 (8.77%) Yammer
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (45.61%) Network Security
3 25 (43.86%) TCP/IP
4 23 (40.35%) LAN
5 22 (38.60%) WAN
6 20 (35.09%) OSPF
6 20 (35.09%) VPN
7 17 (29.82%) Internet
8 16 (28.07%) Wireless
9 15 (26.32%) MPLS
10 14 (24.56%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (21.05%) DNS
12 11 (19.30%) BGP
12 11 (19.30%) Intrusion Detection
13 10 (17.54%) Broadband
13 10 (17.54%) DHCP
14 7 (12.28%) ISDN
14 7 (12.28%) VoIP
15 6 (10.53%) IPsec
15 6 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (8.77%) Retail
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) XMPP
2 1 (1.75%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) e-Health
2 6 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.77%) iPad
4 3 (5.26%) FMCG
5 2 (3.51%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.77%) Android
4 4 (7.02%) Unix
5 1 (1.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Service Management
3 9 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (12.28%) Coaching
4 7 (12.28%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
4 7 (12.28%) Network Design
5 6 (10.53%) Change Control
6 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.75%) Fault Analysis
8 1 (1.75%) Fault Management
8 1 (1.75%) Network Management
8 1 (1.75%) People Management
8 1 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.75%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.75%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.75%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (47.37%) CCNA
1 27 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 10 (17.54%) CCNP
4 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
5 7 (12.28%) DV Cleared
5 7 (12.28%) JNCIA
5 7 (12.28%) JNCIE
5 7 (12.28%) JNCIP
5 7 (12.28%) JNCIS
6 4 (7.02%) Degree
7 2 (3.51%) CCSA
7 2 (3.51%) CCSE
8 1 (1.75%) MCITP
8 1 (1.75%) MCSE
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) FortiGate
2 5 (8.77%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 42 (73.68%) Cisco
2 28 (49.12%) Juniper
3 21 (36.84%) CheckPoint
4 9 (15.79%) Palo Alto
5 8 (14.04%) Fortinet
6 6 (10.53%) F5
6 6 (10.53%) VMware
7 5 (8.77%) HP
7 5 (8.77%) SolarWinds
7 5 (8.77%) Trapeze
8 4 (7.02%) Blue Coat
8 4 (7.02%) Forcepoint
9 3 (5.26%) Brocade
10 2 (3.51%) Aruba
11 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.75%) Nokia
11 1 (1.75%) Radware
11 1 (1.75%) Sun