Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 87 103
Rank change year-on-year +19 +16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 60 53 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.09% 2.52% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.96% 18.86% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 60 45 43
East Sussex median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £66,000 £69,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 143 281 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.36% 13.36% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 138 267 247
East Sussex median annual salary £42,000 £41,127 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.12% +17.50% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,750 £68,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in East Sussex

Firewall
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Firewall in East Sussex

Firewall
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in East Sussex over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in East Sussex

Firewall
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 October 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -6 30 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Hastings +7 9 £45,000 -
Uckfield - 2 £40,000 -
Lewes +1 1 £47,500 -32.14%
Peacehaven - 1 £27,000 -
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 29 (48.33%) Windows
1 29 (48.33%) Active Directory
2 24 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 22 (36.67%) Linux
3 22 (36.67%) VPN
3 22 (36.67%) SIEM
4 21 (35.00%) DNS
4 21 (35.00%) CISSP
4 21 (35.00%) CISA
4 21 (35.00%) CISM
5 20 (33.33%) CEH
6 19 (31.67%) Degree
7 17 (28.33%) Cisco
7 17 (28.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 16 (26.67%) Office 365
8 16 (26.67%) Network Security
8 16 (26.67%) ITIL
8 16 (26.67%) VMware
9 15 (25.00%) PKI
9 15 (25.00%) DHCP
9 15 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 15 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 14 (23.33%) DDoS Mitigation
10 14 (23.33%) Management Information System
10 14 (23.33%) Information Security
11 13 (21.67%) Security Testing
11 13 (21.67%) Ethical Hacking
11 13 (21.67%) Computer Science Degree
12 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (20.00%) MS Exchange

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.33%) Apache
3 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.67%) IIS
4 4 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.67%) Office 365
2 10 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.33%) IaaS
4 2 (3.33%) PaaS
4 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (36.67%) VPN
2 21 (35.00%) DNS
3 16 (26.67%) Network Security
4 15 (25.00%) DHCP
5 12 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (16.67%) LAN
6 10 (16.67%) WAN
7 9 (15.00%) Wireless
8 8 (13.33%) SAN
9 7 (11.67%) VLAN
9 7 (11.67%) VoIP
10 6 (10.00%) Internet
11 5 (8.33%) MPLS
11 5 (8.33%) Unified Communications
12 4 (6.67%) BGP
12 4 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (6.67%) OSPF
12 4 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
13 3 (5.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) MySQL
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Security Engineer
2 14 (23.33%) IT Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) Administrator
3 11 (18.33%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (11.67%) Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Information Security Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) IT Security Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) SIEM Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) IT Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Security Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Cisco Project Manager
7 4 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Network Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Security Compliance Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Security Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Unified Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) COM+
2 1 (1.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (28.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 15 (25.00%) PKI
4 14 (23.33%) Management Information System
5 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (11.67%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.33%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.67%) Clustering
8 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.67%) Replication
8 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (48.33%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) Linux
3 15 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (11.67%) Unix
4 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.00%) Windows Vista
7 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) SIEM
2 16 (26.67%) ITIL
3 15 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 14 (23.33%) DDoS Mitigation
4 14 (23.33%) Information Security
5 13 (21.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 13 (21.67%) Security Testing
6 7 (11.67%) Computer Security
6 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (11.67%) Security Architecture
6 7 (11.67%) Security Operations
7 5 (8.33%) Project Management
8 4 (6.67%) People Management
8 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.67%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.67%) SDLC
8 4 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (5.00%) Business Continuity
9 3 (5.00%) Migration
10 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) CISA
1 21 (35.00%) CISM
1 21 (35.00%) CISSP
2 20 (33.33%) CEH
3 19 (31.67%) Degree
4 13 (21.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (11.67%) CESG Certified Professional
5 7 (11.67%) CRISC
5 7 (11.67%) SANS
6 6 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (6.67%) CCNA
8 2 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.67%) CCDA
9 1 (1.67%) CCNP
9 1 (1.67%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.67%) MCSE
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (48.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.67%) vSphere
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) CSIRT
2 2 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (3.33%) NetCrunch
2 2 (3.33%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Cisco
2 16 (26.67%) VMware
3 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.00%) HP
5 5 (8.33%) Oracle
6 4 (6.67%) Meraki
7 3 (5.00%) 3PAR
7 3 (5.00%) Citrix
7 3 (5.00%) Juniper
7 3 (5.00%) Veeam
8 2 (3.33%) EMC
8 2 (3.33%) LANDesk
8 2 (3.33%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.33%) Splunk
8 2 (3.33%) Synology
8 2 (3.33%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.67%) F5
9 1 (1.67%) Intel
9 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.67%) Zerto