The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 13 24
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 18 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 9.73% 8.82% 5.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 56.25% 26.09% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 8
Median salary £65,000 £72,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 32 46 44
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 17.30% 33.82% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 35
Median salary £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.44% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Firewall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Canary Wharf

Firewall
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for Firewall in Canary Wharf

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 30 (69.77%) SIEM
2 28 (65.12%) Palo Alto
2 28 (65.12%) Cisco
3 25 (58.14%) CCNP
3 25 (58.14%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (55.81%) Network Security
5 23 (53.49%) CheckPoint
6 19 (44.19%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (44.19%) Cybersecurity
7 18 (41.86%) ArcSight
7 18 (41.86%) Qualys
7 18 (41.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 18 (41.86%) CompTIA Security+
7 18 (41.86%) ITIL
7 18 (41.86%) Security+ Certification
7 18 (41.86%) Information Management
7 18 (41.86%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (30.23%) Splunk
9 10 (23.26%) Riverbed
9 10 (23.26%) Degree
10 7 (16.28%) Windows
10 7 (16.28%) VPN
10 7 (16.28%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (16.28%) Performance Optimisation
11 6 (13.95%) Office 365
11 6 (13.95%) F5
11 6 (13.95%) SolarWinds
11 6 (13.95%) VoIP
11 6 (13.95%) Internet
11 6 (13.95%) Juniper

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (55.81%) Network Security
2 19 (44.19%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (16.28%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (16.28%) VPN
4 6 (13.95%) Internet
4 6 (13.95%) VoIP
5 5 (11.63%) BGP
5 5 (11.63%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (11.63%) DMZ
5 5 (11.63%) IPsec
5 5 (11.63%) Junos
5 5 (11.63%) MPLS
5 5 (11.63%) Multicast
5 5 (11.63%) OSPF
5 5 (11.63%) VLAN
5 5 (11.63%) VPLS
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (2.33%) LAN
7 1 (2.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Security Engineer
2 18 (41.86%) Analyst
2 18 (41.86%) SOC Analyst
3 17 (39.53%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 17 (39.53%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 17 (39.53%) Security Analyst
3 17 (39.53%) SOC Engineer
4 14 (32.56%) Network Engineer
5 9 (20.93%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Juniper Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) SIEM Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) SIEM Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Security Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) SIEM
2 19 (44.19%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (41.86%) Information Management
3 18 (41.86%) ITIL
3 18 (41.86%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (41.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (16.28%) Performance Optimisation
5 6 (13.95%) Network Design
6 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
6 5 (11.63%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (11.63%) Presales
6 5 (11.63%) Time Management
7 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (6.98%) Information Security
9 2 (4.65%) DevOps
9 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.65%) Security Architecture
9 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) PHP
1 2 (4.65%) Ruby
1 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (58.14%) CCNP
1 25 (58.14%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (41.86%) CompTIA Security+
2 18 (41.86%) Security+ Certification
3 10 (23.26%) Degree
4 3 (6.98%) CCIE
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) CCSE
5 1 (2.33%) GIAC
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) BitLocker
1 1 (2.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Cisco
1 28 (65.12%) Palo Alto
2 23 (53.49%) CheckPoint
3 18 (41.86%) ArcSight
3 18 (41.86%) Qualys
4 13 (30.23%) Splunk
5 10 (23.26%) Riverbed
6 6 (13.95%) F5
6 6 (13.95%) Juniper
6 6 (13.95%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) AlgoSec
8 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.33%) HP
8 1 (2.33%) Interwoven