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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Firewall Engineer
Rank 909 907 976
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Firewall Engineer 9 68 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.062% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.064% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 7 52 16
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 2016 within the UK.

Senior Firewall Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Firewall Engineer
Top 16 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 29 July 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 -23 8 £48,500 +2.10%
London +35 2 £65,000 +18.18%
South East +11 2 £52,000 +4.00%
North West - 2 £35,000 -
Manchester - 2 £35,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +9 1 £45,000 -
Leeds +1 1 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire -2 1 £45,000 -
Crawley - 1 £52,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Leominster - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £52,000 -

Senior Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (57.14%) Cisco
3 12 (57.14%) CCNP
4 10 (47.62%) LAN
4 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
5 8 (38.10%) Network Security
6 6 (28.57%) Juniper
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
8 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (19.05%) WAN
8 4 (19.05%) ITIL
8 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
8 4 (19.05%) VPN
8 4 (19.05%) BGP
9 3 (14.29%) ISDN
9 3 (14.29%) IPsec
9 3 (14.29%) Internet
9 3 (14.29%) SSL
9 3 (14.29%) SLA
9 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (14.29%) FortiGate
9 3 (14.29%) Junos
9 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
9 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
9 3 (14.29%) Change Control
9 3 (14.29%) Network Design
10 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (9.52%) Resource Management

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 (4.76%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) LAN
3 8 (38.10%) Network Security
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (19.05%) BGP
5 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (19.05%) VPN
5 4 (19.05%) WAN
6 3 (14.29%) Internet
6 3 (14.29%) IPsec
6 3 (14.29%) ISDN
6 3 (14.29%) Junos
6 3 (14.29%) SSL
6 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (9.52%) DNS
7 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
7 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Front Office
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
1 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (14.29%) Change Control
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 3 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (9.52%) Coaching
3 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) EAM
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) OO
4 1 (4.76%) OOD
4 1 (4.76%) Operations Management
4 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (57.14%) CCNP
3 2 (9.52%) CCIE
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) CCNP Voice
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) JNCIE
3 2 (9.52%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco CME
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Juniper
3 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) F5
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (4.76%) ION Trading
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds