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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Firewall Engineer
Rank 909 892 969
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Firewall Engineer 9 71 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.066% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.068% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 8 51 15
Median salary £38,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £42,500 £42,400
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £43,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-13.29% -5.97%

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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 2016 within the UK.

Senior Firewall Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Firewall Engineer
Top 8 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 26 September 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 -16 8 £38,000 -24.00%
London +14 6 £47,500 -15.17%
South East +34 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Hampshire +6 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Farnborough -1 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Hayes - 1 £47,500 -
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 -

Senior Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco
3 8 (40.00%) VPN
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (35.00%) Palo Alto
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (25.00%) Network Security
6 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (25.00%) SSL
6 5 (25.00%) CCNP
6 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (25.00%) BGP
6 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) LAN
7 4 (20.00%) WAN
7 4 (20.00%) CCNA
7 4 (20.00%) SLA
7 4 (20.00%) Juniper
7 4 (20.00%) Wireless
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (20.00%) FortiGate
8 3 (15.00%) F5
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
8 3 (15.00%) Change Control
8 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.00%) Aruba
8 3 (15.00%) VMware

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 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (40.00%) VPN
3 5 (25.00%) BGP
3 5 (25.00%) Network Security
3 5 (25.00%) SSL
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (20.00%) LAN
4 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 4 (20.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) Internet
5 3 (15.00%) IPsec
5 3 (15.00%) ISDN
5 3 (15.00%) MPLS
5 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (10.00%) VLAN
General
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) Change Control
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.00%) Coaching
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) EAM
5 1 (5.00%) Information Management
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) OOD
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.00%) Presales
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (25.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (10.00%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (5.00%) CCDA
5 1 (5.00%) CISSP
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco CME
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) Palo Alto
3 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (20.00%) Juniper
5 3 (15.00%) Aruba
5 3 (15.00%) F5
5 3 (15.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (5.00%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.00%) ION Trading
6 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds