Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 70 114
Rank change year-on-year -3 +44 -25
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 67 63 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.26% 3.26% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.61% 25.30% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 61 56 34
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -30.77% +36.84%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,000 £30,575
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £44,000 £44,000 £44,000

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 161 249 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.84% 12.87% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 151 239 238
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +17.24% +0.69%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 -28 39 £30,000 -29.41% 5
Hastings +6 7 £45,000 - 1
Eastbourne - 2 £30,000 -
Uckfield - 2 £40,000 -
Lewes +11 1 £47,500 +26.67%
Peacehaven - 1 £27,000 -
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 31 (46.27%) Linux
2 30 (44.78%) VPN
2 30 (44.78%) Computer Science
3 25 (37.31%) Windows
4 24 (35.82%) DNS
5 23 (34.33%) Active Directory
6 22 (32.84%) TCP/IP
6 22 (32.84%) SIEM
7 21 (31.34%) DHCP
7 21 (31.34%) CISSP
8 19 (28.36%) Apache
8 19 (28.36%) MySQL
8 19 (28.36%) CISM
9 18 (26.87%) CEH
10 17 (25.37%) CISA
10 17 (25.37%) Information Security
10 17 (25.37%) Vulnerability Management
10 17 (25.37%) Degree
11 16 (23.88%) ITIL
11 16 (23.88%) Cisco
12 15 (22.39%) VMware
12 15 (22.39%) Management Information System
12 15 (22.39%) Office 365
13 13 (19.40%) Security Testing
13 13 (19.40%) Windows Server
13 13 (19.40%) PKI
14 12 (17.91%) LAN
14 12 (17.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 12 (17.91%) DDoS Mitigation
14 12 (17.91%) Network Security

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 19 (28.36%) Apache
2 10 (14.93%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.99%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.39%) Office 365
2 7 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.99%) IaaS
3 2 (2.99%) PaaS
3 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (44.78%) VPN
2 24 (35.82%) DNS
3 22 (32.84%) TCP/IP
4 21 (31.34%) DHCP
5 12 (17.91%) LAN
5 12 (17.91%) Network Security
6 11 (16.42%) WAN
7 8 (11.94%) Wireless
8 7 (10.45%) VoIP
9 6 (8.96%) Internet
10 5 (7.46%) SAN
11 4 (5.97%) BGP
11 4 (5.97%) OSPF
11 4 (5.97%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (5.97%) Unified Communications
11 4 (5.97%) VLAN
12 3 (4.48%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (4.48%) EIGRP
13 2 (2.99%) L2TP
13 2 (2.99%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.36%) MySQL
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Administrator
1 19 (28.36%) Linux Administrator
2 13 (19.40%) Security Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Analyst
3 11 (16.42%) IT Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Security Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Information Security Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) IT Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) IT Security Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Security Manager
6 5 (7.46%) SIEM Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Compliance Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Information Security Specialist
7 4 (5.97%) Information Specialist
7 4 (5.97%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) IT Support
7 4 (5.97%) Security Specialist
7 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (44.78%) Computer Science
2 15 (22.39%) Management Information System
3 13 (19.40%) PKI
4 12 (17.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (10.45%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.99%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (2.99%) HP Storage
7 2 (2.99%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.49%) Clustering
8 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (46.27%) Linux
2 25 (37.31%) Windows
3 13 (19.40%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.45%) Unix
5 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) SIEM
2 17 (25.37%) Information Security
2 17 (25.37%) Vulnerability Management
3 16 (23.88%) ITIL
4 13 (19.40%) Security Testing
5 12 (17.91%) DDoS Mitigation
6 11 (16.42%) Ethical Hacking
6 11 (16.42%) Security Operations
7 7 (10.45%) Computer Security
7 7 (10.45%) Security Architecture
8 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.46%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.97%) Migration
9 4 (5.97%) Project Management
9 4 (5.97%) SDLC
9 4 (5.97%) Security Auditing
9 4 (5.97%) Security Management
9 4 (5.97%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 3 (4.48%) People Management
10 3 (4.48%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) CISSP
2 19 (28.36%) CISM
3 18 (26.87%) CEH
4 17 (25.37%) CISA
4 17 (25.37%) Degree
5 11 (16.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (7.46%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (7.46%) CRISC
7 5 (7.46%) SANS
8 4 (5.97%) CCNA
8 4 (5.97%) CCNP
9 2 (2.99%) CCIE
9 2 (2.99%) CISMP
9 2 (2.99%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (2.99%) GIAC
9 2 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.99%) SSCP
10 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.48%) SLA
3 2 (2.99%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.49%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (34.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.46%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.97%) vSphere
5 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) CSIRT
2 3 (4.48%) vCenter Server
3 2 (2.99%) SCCM
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (23.88%) Cisco
2 15 (22.39%) VMware
3 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
4 9 (13.43%) HP
5 5 (7.46%) Juniper
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle
6 4 (5.97%) Veeam
7 3 (4.48%) Citrix
7 3 (4.48%) Dell
7 3 (4.48%) Mitel
8 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.99%) NetScout
8 2 (2.99%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.99%) Synology
8 2 (2.99%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.49%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.49%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (1.49%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.49%) Trend Micro