The table below looks at the statistics for the Firewall Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall Engineer
Rank 95 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.61% - 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% - 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
Firewall Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1261 1276 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.85% 96.59% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1058 1136 924
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Firewall Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Firewall Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer across the Wales region.

Firewall Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

Firewall Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
South Wales - 8 £35,000 - 1
Firewall Engineer
UK

Firewall Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited 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 Firewall Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
5 4 (50.00%) Change Control
6 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (25.00%) CCSA
7 2 (25.00%) LAN
7 2 (25.00%) WAN
7 2 (25.00%) JNCIP
7 2 (25.00%) CCNP
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (12.50%) Degree
8 1 (12.50%) Network Management
8 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
8 1 (12.50%) MS Office
8 1 (12.50%) ITIL
8 1 (12.50%) Programme Management

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited 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 Firewall Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) CCSA
1 2 (25.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago