The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Firewall Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Firewall Engineer
UK
Rank 845 931 886
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Firewall Engineer 11 14 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.014% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.014% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 60
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,650 £70,500 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £60,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +31.86%

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
80929 97392 101732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67146 81719 84044
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Firewall Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Firewall Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Firewall Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Firewall Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Firewall Engineer over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 within the UK.

Senior Firewall Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Firewall Engineer
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Firewall Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 +96 10 £50,000 -16.66% 2
London +66 4 £51,500 -20.76% 1
North West - 4 £43,750 - 1
South East - 3 £42,750 -
Manchester - 3 £40,000 - 1
Altrincham - 2 £40,000 - 1
Wales - 1 £55,000 -
South West - 1 £50,000 -
South Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £50,000 -
Exeter - 1 £50,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £55,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £50,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £35,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £35,500 -
Reigate - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Senior Firewall Engineer 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 Senior Firewall Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Firewall
2 27 (84.38%) Cisco
3 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (56.25%) Network Security
5 17 (53.13%) CheckPoint
6 16 (50.00%) Load Balancing
7 14 (43.75%) F5
7 14 (43.75%) CCNP
8 13 (40.63%) Juniper
8 13 (40.63%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (31.25%) Firmware
10 9 (28.13%) CCNA
10 9 (28.13%) Palo Alto
11 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
12 6 (18.75%) Fortinet
12 6 (18.75%) WAN
13 5 (15.63%) LAN
13 5 (15.63%) VPN
13 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (12.50%) FortiGate
14 4 (12.50%) NetScaler
14 4 (12.50%) Windows
14 4 (12.50%) Wireless
15 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 3 (9.38%) VMware
15 3 (9.38%) Network Design
15 3 (9.38%) Banking
15 3 (9.38%) SSL
15 3 (9.38%) CyberArk
15 3 (9.38%) LogRhythm

Senior Firewall Engineer 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 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 32 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (56.25%) Network Security
3 13 (40.63%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (18.75%) WAN
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (15.63%) LAN
5 5 (15.63%) VPN
6 4 (12.50%) NetScaler
6 4 (12.50%) Wireless
7 3 (9.38%) SSL
8 2 (6.25%) BGP
8 2 (6.25%) BIG-IP
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (6.25%) OSPF
8 2 (6.25%) VoIP
9 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (3.13%) SSH
9 1 (3.13%) VLAN
General
1 3 (9.38%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Front Office
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (9.38%) Network Design
2 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.25%) Change Management
3 2 (6.25%) Information Security
3 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.13%) Change Control
4 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.13%) Data Privacy
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
4 1 (3.13%) Line Management
4 1 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (3.13%) Presales
4 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.13%) Security Operations
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) SIEM
4 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (43.75%) CCNP
3 9 (28.13%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) CCDA
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) CCIE
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Firmware
2 1 (3.13%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.13%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 17 (53.13%) CheckPoint
3 14 (43.75%) F5
4 13 (40.63%) Juniper
5 9 (28.13%) Palo Alto
6 6 (18.75%) Fortinet
7 3 (9.38%) Aruba
7 3 (9.38%) CyberArk
7 3 (9.38%) LogRhythm
7 3 (9.38%) VMware
8 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
9 1 (3.13%) Citrix
9 1 (3.13%) HP
9 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
9 1 (3.13%) Meraki
9 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.13%) Mitel
9 1 (3.13%) Nokia
9 1 (3.13%) ZyXEL
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago