The median annual salary for a Firewall Analyst was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 828 918 936
Rank change year-on-year +90 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Analyst 25 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.027% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.028% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 17
Median salary £44,500 £36,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.75% +6.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,025 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £35,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year +15.71% +20.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77608 94444 101919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.42% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 64936 80086 84029
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Firewall Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Firewall Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall Analyst in England

Firewall Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Firewall Analyst in England

Firewall Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall Analyst in England over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall Analyst in England

Firewall Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +61 18 £44,500 -24.25%
South East +58 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East of England - 2 - -
Firewall Analyst
UK

Firewall Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Firewall Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Firewall Analyst in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Firewall
2 36 (83.72%) Cisco
3 26 (60.47%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (55.81%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (53.49%) CheckPoint
6 21 (48.84%) Network Security
7 19 (44.19%) Juniper
8 18 (41.86%) F5
9 17 (39.53%) VPN
10 14 (32.56%) Cisco PIX
11 12 (27.91%) CCNA
12 11 (25.58%) Windows
12 11 (25.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 11 (25.58%) Data Centre
13 10 (23.26%) Fortinet
13 10 (23.26%) SIEM
13 10 (23.26%) Intel Security
14 9 (20.93%) Blue Coat
14 9 (20.93%) CCNP
14 9 (20.93%) WAN
14 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
15 8 (18.60%) PKI
15 8 (18.60%) ITIL
15 8 (18.60%) Network Design
15 8 (18.60%) Palo Alto
16 7 (16.28%) CESG Certified Professional
16 7 (16.28%) Two-Factor Authentication
16 7 (16.28%) Multi-Factor Authentication
16 7 (16.28%) Linux Command Line
16 7 (16.28%) Sourcefire

Firewall Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (100.00%) Firewall
2 24 (55.81%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (48.84%) Network Security
4 17 (39.53%) VPN
5 14 (32.56%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (20.93%) WAN
7 7 (16.28%) Cisco ISE
7 7 (16.28%) Wireless
8 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
9 5 (11.63%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (11.63%) DNS
9 5 (11.63%) LAN
10 4 (9.30%) SAN
11 3 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (6.98%) HTTP
11 3 (6.98%) HTTPS
11 3 (6.98%) snoop
11 3 (6.98%) SSL
11 3 (6.98%) tcpdump
11 3 (6.98%) Wireshark
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Law
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Legal
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.60%) PKI
3 7 (16.28%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (6.98%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (4.65%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (2.33%) Fintech
6 1 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) CentOS
2 7 (16.28%) Debian
2 7 (16.28%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Ubuntu
3 5 (11.63%) Kali Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) SIEM
2 8 (18.60%) ITIL
2 8 (18.60%) Network Design
3 7 (16.28%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 7 (16.28%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 7 (16.28%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (13.95%) Problem Management
5 5 (11.63%) Network Architecture
6 4 (9.30%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (6.98%) Information Security
8 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.65%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.65%) Network Management
8 2 (4.65%) Threat Intelligence
9 1 (2.33%) Dashboard Development
9 1 (2.33%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 26 (60.47%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (27.91%) CCNA
3 9 (20.93%) CCNP
3 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
4 7 (16.28%) CCDP
4 7 (16.28%) CCSP
4 7 (16.28%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (16.28%) Degree
5 3 (6.98%) CEH
6 2 (4.65%) CISSP
6 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (16.28%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Snort
2 2 (4.65%) pfSense
2 2 (4.65%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) OSSEC
2 5 (11.63%) FortiGate
3 2 (4.65%) Nessus
3 2 (4.65%) QRadar
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) Cisco
2 23 (53.49%) CheckPoint
3 19 (44.19%) Juniper
4 18 (41.86%) F5
5 10 (23.26%) Fortinet
5 10 (23.26%) Intel Security
6 9 (20.93%) Blue Coat
7 8 (18.60%) Palo Alto
8 7 (16.28%) Forcepoint
8 7 (16.28%) LogRhythm
8 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
8 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
8 7 (16.28%) Sourcefire
9 6 (13.95%) WatchGuard
10 5 (11.63%) Aruba
10 5 (11.63%) Extreme Networks
10 5 (11.63%) SonicWALL
11 4 (9.30%) SolarWinds
12 3 (6.98%) EqualLogic
12 3 (6.98%) NetApp
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