Firewall Jobs in the East Midlands

Firewall
England > East Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 6 months to 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 80 84 97
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 -53
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 89 95 104
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.83% 3.35% 2.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.24% 25.13% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 86 58 91
10th Percentile £27,000 £32,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £33,125 £36,250 £37,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,250 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.51% -11.05% +18.75%
75th Percentile £57,500 £51,563 £53,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands

Firewall is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 419 378 563
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.32% 13.32% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 327 218 315
10th Percentile £24,807 £26,250 £22,750
25th Percentile £26,973 £32,500 £26,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -14.77% +17.33% -6.25%
75th Percentile £52,500 £56,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year -2.91% +0.98% +2.00%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in the East Midlands

Firewall
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Firewall in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Firewall in the East Midlands

Firewall
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Firewall in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Firewall in the East Midlands

Firewall
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 February 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Leicestershire -17 27 £40,617 -14.49% 15
Derbyshire +33 26 £36,000 +5.88% 11
Nottinghamshire +14 16 £56,250 +38.89% 14
Lincolnshire -6 13 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Northamptonshire -8 5 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Firewall
England

Firewall
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (22.47%) SharePoint
2 18 (20.22%) Microsoft Exchange
3 5 (5.62%) IIS
4 1 (1.12%) Apache
4 1 (1.12%) nginx
4 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 67 (75.28%) Azure
2 51 (57.30%) Microsoft 365
3 25 (28.09%) Entra ID
4 21 (23.60%) AWS
5 18 (20.22%) GCP
6 10 (11.24%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (10.11%) Azure DevOps
7 9 (10.11%) Mimecast
8 7 (7.87%) IaaS
9 6 (6.74%) OneDrive
9 6 (6.74%) PaaS
10 5 (5.62%) SaaS
11 2 (2.25%) Google Workspace
11 2 (2.25%) Power Platform
12 1 (1.12%) Nutanix
12 1 (1.12%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 38 (42.70%) DHCP
1 38 (42.70%) DNS
2 26 (29.21%) WAN
3 24 (26.97%) SAN
3 24 (26.97%) VLAN
3 24 (26.97%) VPN
4 22 (24.72%) LAN
5 20 (22.47%) Network Security
5 20 (22.47%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (17.98%) TCP/IP
7 10 (11.24%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (7.87%) VoIP
9 6 (6.74%) SD-WAN
10 5 (5.62%) MPLS
10 5 (5.62%) Wireless
11 4 (4.49%) WLAN
12 3 (3.37%) 802.11
12 3 (3.37%) Internet
12 3 (3.37%) IP Telephony
12 3 (3.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.25%) Power BI
4 1 (1.12%) MySQL
4 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Git
1 8 (8.99%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (39.33%) Social Skills
2 10 (11.24%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.11%) Manufacturing
4 7 (7.87%) Public Sector
5 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.74%) Documentation Skills
5 6 (6.74%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (5.62%) Legal
7 4 (4.49%) Finance
8 3 (3.37%) Law
9 2 (2.25%) Retail
10 1 (1.12%) Games
10 1 (1.12%) Police
Job Titles
1 29 (32.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (13.48%) IT Manager
2 12 (13.48%) Network Manager
2 12 (13.48%) Security Engineer
3 11 (12.36%) Network Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) IT Support
4 8 (8.99%) Support Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) Administrator
5 7 (7.87%) Cloud Security Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) IT Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) Senior
6 6 (6.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.74%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Technical Support
6 6 (6.74%) Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) JSON
1 6 (6.74%) YAML
2 3 (3.37%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.12%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.12%) LDAP
3 1 (1.12%) SAML
3 1 (1.12%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Driving Licence
2 10 (11.24%) Management Information System
3 9 (10.11%) Data Centre
3 9 (10.11%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.37%) Cyber Threat
5 2 (2.25%) Clustering
5 2 (2.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.25%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) PKI
6 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (58.43%) Windows
2 40 (44.94%) Windows Server
3 7 (7.87%) Linux
4 4 (4.49%) VMS
4 4 (4.49%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (2.25%) Android
6 2 (2.25%) CentOS
6 2 (2.25%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (1.12%) Rocky
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (19.10%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (14.61%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (13.48%) Customer Service
4 12 (13.48%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (12.36%) DevOps
5 11 (12.36%) Migration
6 10 (11.24%) Service Management
7 9 (10.11%) Cloud Security
7 9 (10.11%) Information Security
8 8 (8.99%) Collaborative Working
8 8 (8.99%) IT Strategy
8 8 (8.99%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.99%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.87%) Cloud Operations
9 7 (7.87%) Incident Response
9 7 (7.87%) ITIL
9 7 (7.87%) ITSM
9 7 (7.87%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (7.87%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.21%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.11%) Bash
2 9 (10.11%) Python
3 6 (6.74%) Go
4 3 (3.37%) SQL
5 1 (1.12%) Perl
5 1 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (19.10%) Degree
2 15 (16.85%) CCNA
2 15 (16.85%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (8.99%) DBS Check
4 6 (6.74%) CCNP
4 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.49%) CCA
5 4 (4.49%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (4.49%) MCSA
5 4 (4.49%) MCSE
5 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.37%) CCDA
6 3 (3.37%) CISM
6 3 (3.37%) CISSP
6 3 (3.37%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.25%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.12%) Azure Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (8.99%) NCSC
3 5 (5.62%) GDPR
4 3 (3.37%) NIST
5 2 (2.25%) Accessibility
5 2 (2.25%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.12%) SLA
6 1 (1.12%) SOC 2
System Software
1 48 (53.93%) Hyper-V
2 45 (50.56%) Active Directory
3 35 (39.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.74%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (3.37%) Terminal Services
5 3 (3.37%) vSphere
6 1 (1.12%) Docker
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (22.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (14.61%) SmoothWall
3 8 (8.99%) Terraform
4 6 (6.74%) PaperCut
4 6 (6.74%) Progress Chef
4 6 (6.74%) Puppet
4 6 (6.74%) WSUS
5 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.25%) SCCM
6 1 (1.12%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (1.12%) Ansible
6 1 (1.12%) Autotask
6 1 (1.12%) Check_MK
6 1 (1.12%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.12%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.12%) Nagios
6 1 (1.12%) Nessus
6 1 (1.12%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 49 (55.06%) VMware
2 43 (48.31%) Microsoft
3 14 (15.73%) Cisco
4 13 (14.61%) Meraki
5 12 (13.48%) Google
5 12 (13.48%) SonicWALL
6 11 (12.36%) Veeam
7 6 (6.74%) Acronis
8 5 (5.62%) Citrix
9 4 (4.49%) NetApp
10 3 (3.37%) Dell
10 3 (3.37%) F5
10 3 (3.37%) HP
10 3 (3.37%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.25%) Apple
11 2 (2.25%) Aruba
11 2 (2.25%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.25%) Sophos
12 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.12%) Infoblox