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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Firewall Engineer
UK
Rank 837 924 912
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Firewall Engineer 12 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.015% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.016% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 35
Median salary £53,250 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.18% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £50,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £51,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +11.41%

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 2017 within the UK.

Senior Firewall Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Firewall Engineer
Top 10 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 20 January 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 +84 11 £51,500 -6.36% 1
South East - 7 £35,500 -
Surrey - 6 - -
Reigate - 6 - -
London +65 4 £58,250 +5.90% 1
Wales - 1 £55,000 -
South Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £35,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £35,500 -

Senior Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 26 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (84.62%) Cisco
3 16 (61.54%) CheckPoint
3 16 (61.54%) Network Security
4 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (53.85%) Load Balancing
5 14 (53.85%) F5
6 12 (46.15%) Juniper
6 12 (46.15%) CCNP
7 11 (42.31%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (38.46%) Firmware
9 6 (23.08%) Palo Alto
9 6 (23.08%) WAN
10 5 (19.23%) CCNA
10 5 (19.23%) LAN
10 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
10 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (15.38%) VPN
11 4 (15.38%) Wireless
12 3 (11.54%) Fortinet
12 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (11.54%) Banking
12 3 (11.54%) Aruba
12 3 (11.54%) Cyber-Ark
12 3 (11.54%) LogRhythm
13 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
13 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
13 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 2 (7.69%) Cisco ISE

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 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (61.54%) Network Security
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (23.08%) WAN
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (19.23%) LAN
6 4 (15.38%) VPN
6 4 (15.38%) Wireless
7 2 (7.69%) BGP
7 2 (7.69%) BIG-IP
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
7 2 (7.69%) OSPF
7 2 (7.69%) SSL
7 2 (7.69%) VoIP
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco Wireless
General
1 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Load Balancing
2 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.85%) Change Control
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Line Management
4 1 (3.85%) Network Design
4 1 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Presales
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (46.15%) CCNP
3 5 (19.23%) CCNA
4 2 (7.69%) CCDA
5 1 (3.85%) CCIE
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) MCSA
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Firmware
2 1 (3.85%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) CheckPoint
3 14 (53.85%) F5
4 12 (46.15%) Juniper
5 6 (23.08%) Palo Alto
6 3 (11.54%) Aruba
6 3 (11.54%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (11.54%) Fortinet
6 3 (11.54%) LogRhythm
7 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix
8 1 (3.85%) HP
8 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.85%) Mitel
8 1 (3.85%) Nokia
8 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.85%) VMware
8 1 (3.85%) ZyXEL
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