Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Firewall Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Firewall Analyst
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 823 820 883
Rank change year-on-year -3 +63 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Analyst 22 23 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.029% 0.031% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.032% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 40
London median annual salary £55,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% - +47.37%
10th Percentile £44,700 £37,650 £40,600
90th Percentile £62,500 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70913 71825 85553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55797 62046 72615
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Firewall Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Firewall Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall Analyst in London

Firewall Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Firewall Analyst in London

Firewall Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall Analyst in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall Analyst in London

Firewall Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Central London +11 7 £47,000 -1.05%
Firewall Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 London region featuring Firewall Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 19 (86.36%) Network Security
3 17 (77.27%) CheckPoint
4 11 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (45.45%) SIEM
6 9 (40.91%) CCNP
6 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (40.91%) ITIL
6 9 (40.91%) LAN
6 9 (40.91%) WAN
7 8 (36.36%) CISSP
8 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (31.82%) PKI
8 7 (31.82%) Legal
9 6 (27.27%) Palo Alto
10 5 (22.73%) Juniper
10 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (22.73%) F5
10 5 (22.73%) Cisco ISE
11 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (18.18%) CEH
11 4 (18.18%) CCNA
11 4 (18.18%) VPN
11 4 (18.18%) CCSA
11 4 (18.18%) Finance
12 3 (13.64%) Law
12 3 (13.64%) Information Security
12 3 (13.64%) CISM

Firewall Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (86.36%) Network Security
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (40.91%) LAN
4 9 (40.91%) WAN
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (18.18%) VPN
7 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 2 (9.09%) DHCP
8 2 (9.09%) DNS
8 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (4.55%) HTTP
9 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
9 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
9 1 (4.55%) Multicast
9 1 (4.55%) SSL
9 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (31.82%) Legal
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Law
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) PKI
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.55%) Cybercrime
3 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) CentOS
2 2 (9.09%) Debian
2 2 (9.09%) Kali Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) SIEM
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (13.64%) Information Security
6 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (9.09%) Network Design
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (9.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (4.55%) Customer-Centricity
8 1 (4.55%) Data Loss Prevention
8 1 (4.55%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
8 1 (4.55%) Security Patching
8 1 (4.55%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.55%) C-shell
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) Korn
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) Ruby
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) CCNP
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CISSP
3 4 (18.18%) CCNA
3 4 (18.18%) CCSA
3 4 (18.18%) CEH
4 3 (13.64%) CCSE
4 3 (13.64%) CISM
5 2 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (9.09%) SSCP
6 1 (4.55%) CASP
6 1 (4.55%) CCDP
6 1 (4.55%) CCSP
6 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (4.55%) CREST Certified
6 1 (4.55%) GIAC
6 1 (4.55%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (4.55%) RHCE
6 1 (4.55%) RHCSA
6 1 (4.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) pfSense
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Snort
2 1 (4.55%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (4.55%) Nessus
1 1 (4.55%) OSSEC
1 1 (4.55%) QRadar
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 17 (77.27%) CheckPoint
3 6 (27.27%) Palo Alto
4 5 (22.73%) F5
4 5 (22.73%) Juniper
5 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
6 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 2 (9.09%) McAfee
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.09%) Sourcefire
7 1 (4.55%) Aruba
7 1 (4.55%) IronPort
7 1 (4.55%) Meraki
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) Qualys
7 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
7 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.55%) Sophos
7 1 (4.55%) VMware
7 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard