Firewall Jobs in the East of England

Firewall
England > East of England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 43 86 63
Rank change year-on-year +43 -23 -28
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 223 183 283
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.90% 3.34% 4.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 21.81% 30.76%
Number of salaries quoted 199 141 227
10th Percentile £24,950 £25,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £26,500 £31,250 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% - -5.26%
75th Percentile £50,125 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £80,000 £67,500
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 of England

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 of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 836 839 920
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 18.37% 15.30% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 653 504 553
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,600
25th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - -5.56% -2.17%
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £72,250 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,536 £51,000
% change year-on-year -2.98% +1.05% +2.00%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in the East of England

Firewall
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Firewall in the East of England

Firewall
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Firewall in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Firewall in the East of England

Firewall
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 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
Hertfordshire +47 67 £41,500 -10.75% 25
Cambridgeshire +39 52 £40,000 +8.84% 19
Essex +11 39 £30,000 -44.19% 5
Bedfordshire +41 26 £25,000 -41.18% 5
Norfolk -5 20 £28,250 -31.10% 9
Suffolk +11 19 £70,000 +47.37% 6
Firewall
England

Firewall
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East of England 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 48 (21.52%) SharePoint
2 41 (18.39%) Microsoft Exchange
3 6 (2.69%) Confluence
3 6 (2.69%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.79%) SAS
5 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.90%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.90%) WordPress
7 1 (0.45%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (10.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 136 (60.99%) Azure
2 111 (49.78%) Microsoft 365
3 46 (20.63%) AWS
4 40 (17.94%) Entra ID
5 10 (4.48%) GCP
5 10 (4.48%) Serverless
6 6 (2.69%) Google Workspace
6 6 (2.69%) OneDrive
7 5 (2.24%) Mimecast
8 4 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.35%) Apigee
9 3 (1.35%) Azure DevOps
9 3 (1.35%) Azure Service Fabric
9 3 (1.35%) IaaS
9 3 (1.35%) PaaS
9 3 (1.35%) Route 53
9 3 (1.35%) Rubrik
9 3 (1.35%) SaaS
9 3 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (21.97%) VPN
2 42 (18.83%) WAN
3 39 (17.49%) TCP/IP
4 38 (17.04%) DNS
5 31 (13.90%) VLAN
6 30 (13.45%) DHCP
7 26 (11.66%) LAN
8 23 (10.31%) Wi-Fi
9 22 (9.87%) Network Security
10 21 (9.42%) BGP
11 19 (8.52%) Wireless
12 18 (8.07%) SAN
13 14 (6.28%) OSPF
14 13 (5.83%) MPLS
15 10 (4.48%) VXLAN
16 9 (4.04%) Ethernet
16 9 (4.04%) SD-WAN
17 8 (3.59%) Cisco ASA
17 8 (3.59%) Internet
18 7 (3.14%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.07%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.93%) MySQL
3 8 (3.59%) MariaDB
4 7 (3.14%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.35%) Data Lake
6 2 (0.90%) Power BI
7 1 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.45%) OLAP
7 1 (0.45%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.45%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 61 (27.35%) Social Skills
2 36 (16.14%) Finance
3 22 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.48%) Public Sector
5 6 (2.69%) Police
6 5 (2.24%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.35%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (0.90%) Automotive
8 2 (0.90%) Law
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Billing
9 1 (0.45%) Legal
9 1 (0.45%) Local Government
9 1 (0.45%) Military
9 1 (0.45%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (24.66%) IT Engineer
2 47 (21.08%) Support Engineer
3 45 (20.18%) IT Support
4 36 (16.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 32 (14.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 28 (12.56%) Network Engineer
7 25 (11.21%) Analyst
8 22 (9.87%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 22 (9.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (9.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 21 (9.42%) Senior
10 16 (7.17%) Support Technician
11 15 (6.73%) IT Technician
12 10 (4.48%) 1st Line Engineer
12 10 (4.48%) IT Manager
12 10 (4.48%) Senior Network Engineer
12 10 (4.48%) Service Analyst
12 10 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
13 9 (4.04%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (4.04%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.35%) .NET
1 3 (1.35%) ARM Templates
1 3 (1.35%) JSON
2 2 (0.90%) .NET Core
3 1 (0.45%) MDX
3 1 (0.45%) REST
3 1 (0.45%) SOAP
3 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.00%) Driving Licence
2 25 (11.21%) Data Centre
3 18 (8.07%) Public Cloud
4 14 (6.28%) NHS
5 13 (5.83%) Replication
6 10 (4.48%) CCTV
7 9 (4.04%) Life Science
7 9 (4.04%) Management Information System
7 9 (4.04%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (3.59%) iPad
9 7 (3.14%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (2.69%) Team-Oriented Environment
10 6 (2.69%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.79%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.79%) Thin Client
12 3 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.45%) Cyber Threat
13 1 (0.45%) Cyberattack
13 1 (0.45%) Onboarding
13 1 (0.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 119 (53.36%) Windows
2 85 (38.12%) Windows Server
3 43 (19.28%) Linux
4 19 (8.52%) Windows 10
5 13 (5.83%) Mac OS
6 8 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.14%) Windows Server 2016
8 6 (2.69%) Windows Server 2019
9 5 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.79%) VMS
11 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.45%) Unix
12 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (21.08%) Problem-Solving
2 40 (17.94%) ITIL
3 35 (15.70%) Cybersecurity
4 26 (11.66%) Customer Service
5 25 (11.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 23 (10.31%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (8.52%) Project Delivery
8 18 (8.07%) Mentoring
9 17 (7.62%) Information Security
9 17 (7.62%) Service Delivery
10 15 (6.73%) Ticket Management
11 14 (6.28%) DevOps
12 13 (5.83%) Line Management
13 12 (5.38%) Kalman Filter
14 11 (4.93%) Network Design
15 10 (4.48%) Decision-Making
15 10 (4.48%) Incident Response
15 10 (4.48%) Presales
15 10 (4.48%) Project Planning
16 9 (4.04%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.56%) PowerShell
2 12 (5.38%) SQL
3 10 (4.48%) Python
4 5 (2.24%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.79%) Bash
5 4 (1.79%) C#
6 3 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (18.83%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (13.00%) CCNA
3 28 (12.56%) Security Cleared
4 21 (9.42%) Degree
5 17 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (4.93%) CCNP
7 10 (4.48%) DBS Check
7 10 (4.48%) Network+ Certification
8 9 (4.04%) Azure Certification
8 9 (4.04%) SC Cleared
9 8 (3.59%) CompTIA Security+
9 8 (3.59%) MCSE
10 7 (3.14%) CISA
10 7 (3.14%) CISM
10 7 (3.14%) CISSP
10 7 (3.14%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 5 (2.24%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.79%) CCIE
12 4 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.11%) SLA
2 11 (4.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.48%) GDPR
4 4 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 84 (37.67%) Active Directory
2 63 (28.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (24.22%) Hyper-V
4 21 (9.42%) vSphere
5 10 (4.48%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (2.69%) Docker
7 5 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.45%) Samba
8 1 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (13.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 18 (8.07%) Ansible
3 11 (4.93%) FortiGate
4 8 (3.59%) Terraform
5 6 (2.69%) Kubernetes
5 6 (2.69%) Puppet
6 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (2.24%) SCDPM
7 4 (1.79%) Progress Chef
7 4 (1.79%) SCCM
8 3 (1.35%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.90%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 2 (0.90%) NetCrunch
10 1 (0.45%) MobiControl
10 1 (0.45%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 135 (60.54%) Microsoft
2 89 (39.91%) VMware
3 60 (26.91%) Cisco
4 33 (14.80%) Veeam
5 25 (11.21%) Citrix
6 23 (10.31%) Juniper
7 18 (8.07%) Aruba
8 15 (6.73%) Sophos
9 10 (4.48%) CheckPoint
9 10 (4.48%) Fortinet
9 10 (4.48%) Palo Alto
10 7 (3.14%) Meraki
11 6 (2.69%) Google
11 6 (2.69%) HP
11 6 (2.69%) SonicWALL
12 5 (2.24%) Dell
12 5 (2.24%) N-able
13 4 (1.79%) Acronis
13 4 (1.79%) ConnectWise
13 4 (1.79%) F5