The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Firewall Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Firewall Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Firewall Engineer
Rank 877 - 868
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Firewall Engineer 30 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% - 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% - 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 4
Average salary £55,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 - -

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
102426 111110 103460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.50% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 84594 91082 86189
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 8 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Firewall Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 July 2015. 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
England - 30 £55,000 - 3
London - 24 £55,000 -
Salisbury - 4 - -
Wiltshire - 4 - -
South West - 4 - -
Halifax - 2 £57,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £57,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £57,500 - 1

Senior Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Firewall Engineer 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 Senior Firewall Engineer in their job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Firewall
2 44 (91.67%) CheckPoint
3 40 (83.33%) Cisco
4 39 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (77.08%) CCNP
6 36 (75.00%) CCSA
7 33 (68.75%) Juniper
7 33 (68.75%) NetScreen
7 33 (68.75%) DNS
7 33 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
8 32 (66.67%) JNCIP
8 32 (66.67%) FWSM
8 32 (66.67%) Security Cleared
8 32 (66.67%) SNMP
8 32 (66.67%) DHCP
9 26 (54.17%) CCIE
9 26 (54.17%) CCSE
10 15 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (27.08%) CCNA
12 12 (25.00%) MPLS
12 12 (25.00%) OSPF
12 12 (25.00%) BGP
12 12 (25.00%) Network Security
13 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
13 11 (22.92%) JNCIE
13 11 (22.92%) F5
14 10 (20.83%) Network Management
15 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
16 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
16 4 (8.33%) Degree

Senior Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Firewall Engineer 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 Senior Firewall Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 48 (100.00%) Firewall
2 33 (68.75%) NetScreen
2 33 (68.75%) DNS
2 33 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
3 32 (66.67%) FWSM
3 32 (66.67%) DHCP
3 32 (66.67%) SNMP
4 15 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (25.00%) Network Security
5 12 (25.00%) MPLS
5 12 (25.00%) OSPF
5 12 (25.00%) BGP
6 2 (4.17%) LAN
6 2 (4.17%) WAN
7 1 (2.08%) VPN
7 1 (2.08%) Wireless
7 1 (2.08%) VLAN
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.08%) VoIP
General
1 4 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Network Management
2 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
3 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.08%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 39 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (77.08%) CCNP
3 36 (75.00%) CCSA
4 32 (66.67%) JNCIP
4 32 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 26 (54.17%) CCIE
5 26 (54.17%) CCSE
6 13 (27.08%) CCNA
7 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
7 11 (22.92%) JNCIE
8 4 (8.33%) Degree
9 2 (4.17%) CCDP
Vendors
1 44 (91.67%) CheckPoint
2 40 (83.33%) Cisco
3 33 (68.75%) Juniper
4 11 (22.92%) F5
5 1 (2.08%) Meraki
5 1 (2.08%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.08%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (2.08%) Aruba
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