Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 73 83
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10 +23
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 65 58 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.90% 3.02% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.90% 41.13% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 65 58 44
East Sussex median annual salary £55,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -2.22% -5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £67,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 251 141 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 11.20% 7.34% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 234 136 264
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,253
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.60% +15.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,125 £56,250 £68,375
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 2018. 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 -2 35 £45,000 +28.57% 10
Lewes +2 5 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - 2 £62,500 -
Hastings -3 1 £42,500 -5.56%
Hove - 1 £82,500 - 2
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 30 (46.15%) Cisco
2 23 (35.38%) Finance
2 23 (35.38%) Windows
2 23 (35.38%) CCNP
2 23 (35.38%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (35.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 22 (33.85%) SIEM
4 21 (32.31%) CEH
4 21 (32.31%) CISM
4 21 (32.31%) CISSP
4 21 (32.31%) WAN
4 21 (32.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 20 (30.77%) CISA
6 19 (29.23%) Linux
7 18 (27.69%) BGP
7 18 (27.69%) Windows Server
8 17 (26.15%) Palo Alto
8 17 (26.15%) Data Centre
8 17 (26.15%) DNS
9 15 (23.08%) CCIE
10 14 (21.54%) CCNA
10 14 (21.54%) SonicWALL
11 13 (20.00%) L2TP
11 13 (20.00%) MPLS
11 13 (20.00%) SMTP
11 13 (20.00%) DNA
11 13 (20.00%) FreeBSD
12 11 (16.92%) DHCP
13 9 (13.85%) LAN
13 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP

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 5 (7.69%) nginx
2 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.08%) IIS
2 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.54%) Apache
3 1 (1.54%) Drupal
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (7.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.69%) Serverless
3 3 (4.62%) Office 365
4 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.54%) IaaS
4 1 (1.54%) PaaS
4 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.31%) WAN
2 18 (27.69%) BGP
3 17 (26.15%) DNS
4 13 (20.00%) L2TP
4 13 (20.00%) MPLS
4 13 (20.00%) SMTP
5 11 (16.92%) DHCP
6 9 (13.85%) LAN
6 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
6 9 (13.85%) VPN
7 6 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (7.69%) H.323
8 5 (7.69%) MGCP
8 5 (7.69%) RTP
8 5 (7.69%) SCCP
8 5 (7.69%) Wireless
9 4 (6.15%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (6.15%) HTTP
9 4 (6.15%) IPsec
9 4 (6.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) MySQL
2 5 (7.69%) Amazon Aurora
2 5 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.54%) Webistrano
General
1 23 (35.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (44.62%) Security Engineer
2 22 (33.85%) Senior Security Engineer
3 21 (32.31%) IT Engineer
3 21 (32.31%) IT Security Engineer
3 21 (32.31%) Network Engineer
4 20 (30.77%) Senior IT Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Developer
8 5 (7.69%) PHP Developer
8 5 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) AWS Developer
10 3 (4.62%) MySQL Developer
10 3 (4.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) CSS
1 6 (9.23%) HTML
2 5 (7.69%) jQuery
2 5 (7.69%) Laravel
2 5 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (3.08%) LDAP
4 1 (1.54%) .NET
4 1 (1.54%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 17 (26.15%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.69%) Algorithms
5 4 (6.15%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (4.62%) Driving Licence
6 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.62%) PKI
6 3 (4.62%) Replication
7 1 (1.54%) Clustering
7 1 (1.54%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (1.54%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.54%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.54%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.38%) Windows
2 19 (29.23%) Linux
3 18 (27.69%) Windows Server
4 13 (20.00%) FreeBSD
5 5 (7.69%) Amazon Linux
5 5 (7.69%) Android
5 5 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 5 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) SIEM
2 21 (32.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (20.00%) DNA
4 6 (9.23%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (9.23%) Project Management
5 5 (7.69%) Android Development
5 5 (7.69%) Information Security
5 5 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 5 (7.69%) Web Development
6 4 (6.15%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (6.15%) Process Improvement
6 4 (6.15%) Security Operations
6 4 (6.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.62%) IT Strategy
7 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.62%) SEO
8 2 (3.08%) Change Management
8 2 (3.08%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
1 6 (9.23%) PHP
2 5 (7.69%) Apple Swift
2 5 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (35.38%) CCNP
1 23 (35.38%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (32.31%) CEH
2 21 (32.31%) CISM
2 21 (32.31%) CISSP
3 20 (30.77%) CISA
4 15 (23.08%) CCIE
5 14 (21.54%) CCNA
6 5 (7.69%) DBS Check
7 4 (6.15%) CCDP
7 4 (6.15%) Degree
8 3 (4.62%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.54%) CCDA
9 1 (1.54%) GIAC
9 1 (1.54%) MCSE
9 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (9.23%) PCI DSS
2 5 (7.69%) GDPR
3 2 (3.08%) PMO
3 2 (3.08%) SLA
4 1 (1.54%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.54%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) vSphere
3 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.54%) CASB
1 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.54%) CSIRT
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.54%) Nagios
1 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
1 1 (1.54%) QRadar
1 1 (1.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (46.15%) Cisco
2 17 (26.15%) Palo Alto
3 14 (21.54%) SonicWALL
4 8 (12.31%) Juniper
5 7 (10.77%) HP
6 6 (9.23%) VMware
7 4 (6.15%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (6.15%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.15%) Meraki
7 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.15%) Veeam
8 3 (4.62%) WatchGuard
9 2 (3.08%) Dell
9 2 (3.08%) Ubiquiti
10 1 (1.54%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.54%) F5
10 1 (1.54%) New Relic
10 1 (1.54%) Qualys
10 1 (1.54%) Red Box
10 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds