The median annual salary for a Firewall Analyst was £38,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall Analyst
London > City of London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 266 323
Rank change year-on-year +38 +57  
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Analyst 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.016% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.016% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
City of London median annual salary £38,250 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.47% +35.71%  
London median annual salary £52,500 £70,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +100.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4883 6102 9813
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.24% 96.09% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17480 22846 34708
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £85,000
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -  

Firewall Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Firewall Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall Analyst in the City of London

Firewall Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for Firewall Analyst in the City of London

Firewall Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Firewall Analyst 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 City of London region featuring Firewall Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Juniper
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (73.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 11 (73.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 11 (73.33%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (73.33%) Ubuntu
3 11 (73.33%) PKI
3 11 (73.33%) PCI DSS
3 11 (73.33%) CentOS
3 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (73.33%) Debian
3 11 (73.33%) SIEM
3 11 (73.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 11 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (73.33%) VPN
3 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
3 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) Linux
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) CCSP
4 10 (66.67%) CCNP
4 10 (66.67%) CCDP
4 10 (66.67%) McAfee
4 10 (66.67%) Sourcefire
4 10 (66.67%) Snort
4 10 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
4 10 (66.67%) LogRhythm
4 10 (66.67%) OSSEC

Firewall Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) VPN
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) Wireless
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
5 1 (6.67%) IPsec
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Linux Command Line
1 11 (73.33%) PKI
2 10 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) CentOS
1 11 (73.33%) Debian
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
1 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 11 (73.33%) Ubuntu
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 11 (73.33%) SIEM
1 11 (73.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 11 (73.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) C-shell
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Korn
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) CCDP
2 10 (66.67%) CCNP
2 10 (66.67%) CCSP
2 10 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (6.67%) CEH
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) CREST Certified
3 1 (6.67%) GIAC
3 1 (6.67%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (6.67%) LPIC
3 1 (6.67%) RHCA
3 1 (6.67%) RHCE
3 1 (6.67%) RHCSA
3 1 (6.67%) SANS
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (73.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Snort
2 6 (40.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) OSSEC
2 5 (33.33%) FortiGate
2 5 (33.33%) Nessus
2 5 (33.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Juniper
2 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
3 10 (66.67%) LogRhythm
3 10 (66.67%) McAfee
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) Sourcefire
4 5 (33.33%) AlienVault
4 5 (33.33%) Aruba
4 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
4 5 (33.33%) F5
4 5 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 5 (33.33%) SonicWALL
4 5 (33.33%) WatchGuard