The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
England / London
Rank 61 70 54
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1534 1815 2048
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 4.56% 4.33% 4.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.98% 27.45% 27.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1318 1554 1730
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5293 6611 7574
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.75% 15.78% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4477 5581 6320
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -0.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Firewall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in London

Firewall
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Firewall in London

Firewall
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in London

Firewall
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 25 March 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 +29 290 £45,000 -14.28% 47
Canary Wharf -2 19 £62,500 -13.79%
Docklands, London -2 12 £44,000 -17.75%
West End of London +11 8 £42,500 -2.29% 5
Wembley +6 7 £47,000 -18.96%
Dagenham - 7 £41,500 - 3
Kingston Upon Thames +7 6 £34,180 -37.85% 3
Croydon +4 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Hammersmith -10 5 £29,500 -46.36%
West Drayton - 4 £35,000 -
Wimbledon +14 3 £42,500 -29.16%
New Malden +6 3 £40,000 +4.57% 1
Mitcham -2 3 £45,000 +23.28%
Feltham - 3 £40,000 - 1
Harrow -1 2 £51,750 +8.94%
Southwark -3 2 £50,000 +56.25%
Brentford -3 2 £45,750 -3.68%
Bromley -3 2 - -
Surbiton +10 1 - - 2
Uxbridge +3 1 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Romford +1 1 £29,500 +18.00%
Ilford -3 1 £33,000 +37.50%
Chiswick -5 1 £34,000 -32.00%
Heathrow -5 1 - -
Westminster -9 1 £35,000 -26.31%
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 London region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 1609 (50.89%) Cisco
2 1288 (40.73%) Windows
3 971 (30.71%) Cisco Certification
4 856 (27.07%) VMware
5 786 (24.86%) Microsoft
6 767 (24.26%) VPN
7 750 (23.72%) CCNP
8 741 (23.43%) Network Security
9 728 (23.02%) Finance
10 722 (22.83%) Linux
11 716 (22.64%) Windows Server
12 704 (22.26%) WAN
13 683 (21.60%) Active Directory
14 664 (21.00%) LAN
15 638 (20.18%) TCP/IP
16 623 (19.70%) DNS
17 610 (19.29%) Data Centre
18 603 (19.07%) Juniper
19 597 (18.88%) CheckPoint
20 581 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
21 542 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
22 539 (17.05%) Wireless
23 532 (16.82%) Palo Alto
24 501 (15.84%) ITIL
25 491 (15.53%) BGP
26 478 (15.12%) Information Security
27 457 (14.45%) OSPF
28 438 (13.85%) Degree
29 433 (13.69%) MPLS
30 416 (13.16%) CCNA

Firewall
Top Related 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
1 384 (12.14%) MS Exchange
2 189 (5.98%) IIS
3 148 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 145 (4.59%) Apache
5 133 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 113 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 113 (3.57%) Skype for Business
6 113 (3.57%) Tomcat
7 54 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
8 48 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
9 43 (1.36%) WebLogic
10 34 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 32 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
12 31 (0.98%) nginx
12 31 (0.98%) WebSphere
13 30 (0.95%) JBoss
14 20 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
15 19 (0.60%) OpenStack
16 18 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
17 13 (0.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 292 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 195 (6.17%) MS Office
3 21 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.16%) MS Project
6 2 (0.063%) Autodesk Smoke
6 2 (0.063%) Baselight
6 2 (0.063%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.032%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.032%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 20 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.095%) Bankmaster
4 2 (0.063%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.063%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.032%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.032%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.032%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.032%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 314 (9.93%) Office 365
2 294 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
3 245 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 79 (2.50%) SaaS
5 64 (2.02%) IaaS
6 61 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
7 44 (1.39%) PaaS
8 20 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
9 19 (0.60%) Mimecast
10 18 (0.57%) IBM Cloud
11 14 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
12 13 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 10 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 10 (0.32%) G Suite
13 10 (0.32%) SoftLayer
14 8 (0.25%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
15 6 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
16 5 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 767 (24.26%) VPN
2 741 (23.43%) Network Security
3 704 (22.26%) WAN
4 664 (21.00%) LAN
5 638 (20.18%) TCP/IP
6 623 (19.70%) DNS
7 542 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
8 539 (17.05%) Wireless
9 491 (15.53%) BGP
10 457 (14.45%) OSPF
11 433 (13.69%) MPLS
12 330 (10.44%) DHCP
13 327 (10.34%) SAN
14 310 (9.80%) VoIP
15 283 (8.95%) Internet
16 255 (8.06%) VLAN
17 248 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
18 206 (6.51%) Cisco IOS
19 175 (5.53%) SSL
20 171 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 334 (10.56%) SQL Server
2 103 (3.26%) MySQL
3 41 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 40 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 38 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 25 (0.79%) Oracle Database
7 20 (0.63%) MongoDB
8 18 (0.57%) Big Data
9 17 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (0.47%) Redis
11 12 (0.38%) GIS
11 12 (0.38%) NoSQL
11 12 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
12 11 (0.35%) Oracle Exadata
12 11 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (0.28%) MariaDB
13 9 (0.28%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 81 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 64 (2.02%) Jenkins
3 46 (1.45%) Subversion
4 38 (1.20%) JIRA
5 24 (0.76%) TeamCity
6 17 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
6 17 (0.54%) Visual Studio
7 14 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 12 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 9 (0.28%) MSI
9 9 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (0.25%) Hudson
10 8 (0.25%) JMeter
10 8 (0.25%) Maven
10 8 (0.25%) Metasploit
10 8 (0.25%) Selenium
11 6 (0.19%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.16%) Burp Suite
12 5 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 728 (23.02%) Finance
2 223 (7.05%) Telecoms
3 184 (5.82%) Banking
4 95 (3.00%) Legal
5 78 (2.47%) Retail
6 70 (2.21%) Marketing
7 54 (1.71%) Law
8 43 (1.36%) Financial Institution
9 40 (1.27%) Games
10 33 (1.04%) Publishing
11 29 (0.92%) Investment Banking
12 28 (0.89%) Back Office
13 22 (0.70%) Advertising
14 21 (0.66%) Military
15 20 (0.63%) Billing
16 19 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
17 16 (0.51%) Electronics
18 12 (0.38%) Manufacturing
19 8 (0.25%) Front Office
20 7 (0.22%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 944 (29.85%) Network Engineer
2 477 (15.09%) Analyst
3 354 (11.20%) Security Engineer
4 277 (8.76%) Support Engineer
5 271 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
6 263 (8.32%) Security Analyst
7 253 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 250 (7.91%) Cisco Engineer
9 231 (7.31%) Network Security Engineer
10 225 (7.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 182 (5.76%) Architect
12 163 (5.15%) Administrator
13 149 (4.71%) IT Engineer
14 146 (4.62%) Consultant
15 139 (4.40%) IT Support
16 135 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
17 126 (3.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 125 (3.95%) Juniper Engineer
19 103 (3.26%) Systems Engineer
20 101 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (4.21%) Web Services
2 100 (3.16%) .NET
3 84 (2.66%) 802.1X
4 68 (2.15%) HTML
5 56 (1.77%) LAMP
6 35 (1.11%) Middleware
7 33 (1.04%) XML
8 27 (0.85%) CSS
9 25 (0.79%) SOAP
10 19 (0.60%) Ajax
10 19 (0.60%) Elastic Stack
10 19 (0.60%) SAML
11 17 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
11 17 (0.54%) J2EE
11 17 (0.54%) JSON
11 17 (0.54%) Regular Expression
12 15 (0.47%) LEMP Stack
12 15 (0.47%) REST
13 13 (0.41%) JMS
14 11 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 610 (19.29%) Data Centre
2 238 (7.53%) Management Information System
3 189 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 178 (5.63%) Computer Science
5 81 (2.56%) Clustering
6 72 (2.28%) Blackberry
7 66 (2.09%) Driving Licence
8 56 (1.77%) Security Operations Centre
9 50 (1.58%) Public Cloud
10 46 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 44 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
12 43 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
13 41 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
14 40 (1.27%) Hedge funds
14 40 (1.27%) PKI
15 35 (1.11%) Cyberthreat
16 34 (1.08%) Virtual Team
17 33 (1.04%) Client/Server
18 32 (1.01%) iPhone
19 31 (0.98%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1288 (40.73%) Windows
2 722 (22.83%) Linux
3 716 (22.64%) Windows Server
4 402 (12.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 361 (11.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 218 (6.89%) Unix
7 214 (6.77%) Windows 7
8 139 (4.40%) Windows 10
9 119 (3.76%) Windows 8
10 117 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 83 (2.62%) Mac OS X
12 80 (2.53%) CentOS
12 80 (2.53%) Ubuntu
13 72 (2.28%) Solaris
14 69 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 58 (1.83%) Windows XP
16 53 (1.68%) Debian
17 38 (1.20%) Android
18 37 (1.17%) Apple iOS
19 26 (0.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 501 (15.84%) ITIL
2 478 (15.12%) Information Security
3 334 (10.56%) Cybersecurity
4 304 (9.61%) SIEM
5 271 (8.57%) Network Design
6 256 (8.10%) Load Balancing
7 206 (6.51%) Penetration Testing
8 203 (6.42%) Disaster Recovery
9 188 (5.95%) DevOps
10 174 (5.50%) Vulnerability Management
11 173 (5.47%) Security Architecture
12 172 (5.44%) Project Management
13 164 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
14 163 (5.15%) Change Management
15 152 (4.81%) High Availability
16 151 (4.78%) Kalman Filter
17 145 (4.59%) Migration
18 136 (4.30%) Security Operations
19 130 (4.11%) Network Architecture
20 127 (4.02%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 354 (11.20%) SQL
2 206 (6.51%) PowerShell
3 186 (5.88%) Python
4 148 (4.68%) Bash Shell
5 147 (4.65%) Java
6 107 (3.38%) Perl
7 85 (2.69%) C#
8 65 (2.06%) JavaScript
9 53 (1.68%) PHP
10 49 (1.55%) Ruby
11 48 (1.52%) Shell Script
12 22 (0.70%) C
13 17 (0.54%) C++
14 14 (0.44%) Go
15 12 (0.38%) T-SQL
16 10 (0.32%) VB
17 8 (0.25%) Scala
17 8 (0.25%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.22%) Jython
18 7 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 971 (30.71%) Cisco Certification
2 750 (23.72%) CCNP
3 438 (13.85%) Degree
4 416 (13.16%) CCNA
5 272 (8.60%) CISSP
6 206 (6.51%) CISM
7 203 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 183 (5.79%) CCIE
9 144 (4.55%) MCSE
10 121 (3.83%) Security Cleared
11 83 (2.62%) MCP
12 79 (2.50%) CCSA
13 74 (2.34%) JNCIA
14 73 (2.31%) GIAC
15 72 (2.28%) SANS
16 71 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 68 (2.15%) MCSA
17 68 (2.15%) SC Cleared
18 58 (1.83%) CCSE
18 58 (1.83%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 256 (8.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 134 (4.24%) SLA
3 111 (3.51%) PCI DSS
4 56 (1.77%) COBIT
5 51 (1.61%) QA
6 46 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 44 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 30 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials
9 24 (0.76%) GDPR
10 19 (0.60%) ISO22301
11 18 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 15 (0.47%) ISO27002
13 13 (0.41%) PMO
14 5 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 4 (0.13%) FISMA
15 4 (0.13%) GPG13
15 4 (0.13%) ISO20022
16 2 (0.063%) ISO 8583
16 2 (0.063%) PMBOK
17 1 (0.032%) HIPAA
System Software
1 683 (21.60%) Active Directory
2 581 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 374 (11.83%) Hyper-V
4 147 (4.65%) vSphere
5 134 (4.24%) XenApp
6 64 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
7 60 (1.90%) VMware ESX
8 54 (1.71%) Xen
9 48 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
10 47 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
11 45 (1.42%) Docker
12 43 (1.36%) XenServer
13 41 (1.30%) XenDesktop
14 30 (0.95%) ProxySG
15 25 (0.79%) KVM
16 24 (0.76%) NFS
17 22 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
18 21 (0.66%) QEMU
18 21 (0.66%) Terminal Services
19 20 (0.63%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 171 (5.41%) Puppet
2 134 (4.24%) Ansible
3 127 (4.02%) FortiGate
4 105 (3.32%) Nagios
5 82 (2.59%) SCCM
6 75 (2.37%) Cisco CUCM
7 70 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
8 56 (1.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 54 (1.71%) Backup Exec
10 48 (1.52%) WSUS
11 47 (1.49%) Salt
12 41 (1.30%) SCOM
13 38 (1.20%) CSIRT
14 36 (1.14%) ZABBIX
15 35 (1.11%) Cacti
16 34 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
16 34 (1.08%) Nessus
17 32 (1.01%) HAProxy
17 32 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
18 29 (0.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1609 (50.89%) Cisco
2 856 (27.07%) VMware
3 786 (24.86%) Microsoft
4 603 (19.07%) Juniper
5 597 (18.88%) CheckPoint
6 532 (16.82%) Palo Alto
7 364 (11.51%) F5
8 297 (9.39%) Citrix
9 281 (8.89%) HP
10 199 (6.29%) Fortinet
11 171 (5.41%) SolarWinds
12 129 (4.08%) Apple
12 129 (4.08%) SonicWALL
13 124 (3.92%) Dell
14 115 (3.64%) Riverbed
15 110 (3.48%) Red Hat
16 102 (3.23%) Aruba
17 99 (3.13%) NetApp
18 96 (3.04%) Avaya
18 96 (3.04%) Oracle
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SoCode Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + +Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: Yesterday
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Pension, Private Health, Life Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Dagenham, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 4 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + Car, quarterly bonus, training
Posted: 4 days ago