Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Firewall Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Firewall Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 319 349 423
Rank change year-on-year +30 +74 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Analyst 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.030% 0.009% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.009% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
City of London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% - -
10th Percentile £37,100 £45,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £47,300 £50,000 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.05% - -

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9600 11206 16467
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 96.39% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8698 10212 14302
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

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 19 November 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 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Sourcefire
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Kali Linux
2 2 (66.67%) pfSense
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (66.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (66.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) PKI

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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) NetScreen
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
1 2 (66.67%) Kali Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) C-shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Korn
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCDP
2 1 (33.33%) CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC
2 1 (33.33%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) LPIC
2 1 (33.33%) RHCA
2 1 (33.33%) RHCE
2 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
2 1 (33.33%) SANS
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) pfSense
2 1 (33.33%) Snort
2 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
1 1 (33.33%) OSSEC
1 1 (33.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Sourcefire
3 1 (33.33%) AlienVault
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard