The median annual salary for a Firewall Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 594 622 678
Rank change year-on-year +28 +56  
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Analyst 18 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.050% 0.035% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.037% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 3
Median salary £52,500 £73,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.81% +110.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,750 £29,000
% change year-on-year +4.89% +23.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34435 37857 42919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27911 32929 36278
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
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 London

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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
City of London +37 8 £38,250 -19.47%
Firewall Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 32 (100.00%) Firewall
2 27 (84.38%) Cisco
3 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
4 18 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (50.00%) VPN
5 16 (50.00%) Juniper
6 15 (46.88%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (43.75%) Windows
8 13 (40.63%) CCNP
8 13 (40.63%) McAfee
8 13 (40.63%) Network Security
8 13 (40.63%) PKI
8 13 (40.63%) SIEM
9 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
9 12 (37.50%) F5
10 11 (34.38%) Ubuntu
10 11 (34.38%) PCI DSS
10 11 (34.38%) CentOS
10 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (34.38%) Vulnerability Management
10 11 (34.38%) Red Hat
10 11 (34.38%) Linux
10 11 (34.38%) Debian
10 11 (34.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 11 (34.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 11 (34.38%) Linux Command Line
11 10 (31.25%) Sourcefire
11 10 (31.25%) Snort
11 10 (31.25%) Microsoft

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (50.00%) VPN
3 15 (46.88%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (40.63%) Network Security
5 10 (31.25%) Cisco ISE
6 9 (28.13%) LAN
6 9 (28.13%) WAN
7 6 (18.75%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (18.75%) Wireless
8 4 (12.50%) SAN
9 2 (6.25%) DNS
9 2 (6.25%) Internet
9 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
9 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
10 1 (3.13%) HTTP
10 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
10 1 (3.13%) IPsec
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
1 6 (18.75%) Legal
2 5 (15.63%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) PKI
2 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 11 (34.38%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.13%) Cybercrime
4 1 (3.13%) Fintech
4 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) CentOS
2 11 (34.38%) Debian
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (34.38%) Ubuntu
3 9 (28.13%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) SIEM
2 11 (34.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 11 (34.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 11 (34.38%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) Network Design
5 5 (15.63%) Network Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (6.25%) Security Operations
7 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
8 1 (3.13%) Dashboard Development
8 1 (3.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.13%) C-shell
1 1 (3.13%) Java
1 1 (3.13%) Korn
1 1 (3.13%) Python
1 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (40.63%) CCNP
3 10 (31.25%) CCDP
3 10 (31.25%) CCSP
3 10 (31.25%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (15.63%) CEH
5 4 (12.50%) CISSP
6 1 (3.13%) CASP
6 1 (3.13%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) CISM
6 1 (3.13%) CREST Certified
6 1 (3.13%) GIAC
6 1 (3.13%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (3.13%) LPIC
6 1 (3.13%) RHCE
6 1 (3.13%) RHCSA
6 1 (3.13%) SANS
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (34.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Snort
2 6 (18.75%) pfSense
3 2 (6.25%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) OSSEC
2 6 (18.75%) FortiGate
3 5 (15.63%) Nessus
3 5 (15.63%) QRadar
4 1 (3.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
3 16 (50.00%) Juniper
4 13 (40.63%) McAfee
5 12 (37.50%) F5
6 11 (34.38%) Red Hat
7 10 (31.25%) LogRhythm
7 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 10 (31.25%) Sourcefire
8 9 (28.13%) Palo Alto
9 8 (25.00%) Fortinet
10 6 (18.75%) Aruba
10 6 (18.75%) Extreme Networks
10 6 (18.75%) SonicWALL
10 6 (18.75%) WatchGuard
11 5 (15.63%) AlienVault
12 4 (12.50%) SolarWinds
13 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
13 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
14 1 (3.13%) Splunk