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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Firewall Engineer
Rank 868 - 889
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Firewall Engineer 27 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% - 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% - 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 - -

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
101264 109979 101860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.19% 94.54% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84172 88959 84461
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 2015 within the UK.

Senior Firewall Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Firewall Engineer
Top 13 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 27 August 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 - 22 £42,500 - 3
London - 14 £42,500 -
Scotland - 5 - -
Edinburgh - 5 - -
Wiltshire - 4 - -
South West - 4 - -
Salisbury - 4 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 £57,500 - 1
Halifax - 3 £57,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £57,500 - 1
South East - 1 £50,000 - 2
Farnborough - 1 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 - 1

Senior Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 53 (100.00%) Firewall
2 48 (90.57%) CheckPoint
3 38 (71.70%) Cisco
4 33 (62.26%) CCSA
5 32 (60.38%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (56.60%) CCNP
7 29 (54.72%) CCSE
8 26 (49.06%) Security Cleared
9 25 (47.17%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (47.17%) JNCIP
9 25 (47.17%) Juniper
9 25 (47.17%) DHCP
9 25 (47.17%) SNMP
9 25 (47.17%) DNS
9 25 (47.17%) NetScreen
9 25 (47.17%) FWSM
10 21 (39.62%) CCIE
11 20 (37.74%) Network Security
12 15 (28.30%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (28.30%) Mentoring
13 12 (22.64%) CCNA
14 10 (18.87%) MPLS
14 10 (18.87%) OSPF
14 10 (18.87%) BGP
14 10 (18.87%) JNCIE
14 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
14 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (18.87%) Network Management
14 10 (18.87%) F5
15 7 (13.21%) Online Banking

Senior Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 53 (100.00%) Firewall
2 25 (47.17%) Cisco ASA
2 25 (47.17%) FWSM
2 25 (47.17%) DHCP
2 25 (47.17%) SNMP
2 25 (47.17%) DNS
2 25 (47.17%) NetScreen
3 20 (37.74%) Network Security
4 15 (28.30%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (18.87%) MPLS
5 10 (18.87%) OSPF
5 10 (18.87%) BGP
General
1 7 (13.21%) Banking
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
3 5 (9.43%) Retail
4 4 (7.55%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Online Banking
3 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Mentoring
2 10 (18.87%) Network Management
3 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 33 (62.26%) CCSA
2 32 (60.38%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (56.60%) CCNP
4 29 (54.72%) CCSE
5 26 (49.06%) Security Cleared
6 25 (47.17%) JNCIP
7 21 (39.62%) CCIE
8 12 (22.64%) CCNA
9 10 (18.87%) JNCIE
9 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
10 5 (9.43%) Degree
11 2 (3.77%) CCDP
Vendors
1 48 (90.57%) CheckPoint
2 38 (71.70%) Cisco
3 25 (47.17%) Juniper
4 10 (18.87%) F5
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago