The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Firewall Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 215 218 198
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 1 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.021% 0.075% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.078% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 19
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4643 5130 4894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.40% 96.41% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3690 4264 4290
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,190 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Firewall Engineer in the job title.

Firewall Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Firewall Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Firewall Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Firewall Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +2 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Firewall Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
5 2 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (33.33%) Firmware
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Network Management
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching
5 2 (33.33%) IOS XR
5 2 (33.33%) CCNP
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) MPLS
6 1 (16.67%) OSPF
6 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
6 1 (16.67%) BGP
6 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) DSL
6 1 (16.67%) Project Management

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (33.33%) IOS XR
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) DSL
5 1 (16.67%) Multicast
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) VPLS
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
1 2 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CCDA
4 1 (16.67%) CCSA
4 1 (16.67%) CCSE
4 1 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
4 1 (16.67%) Aruba
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago