The median annual salary for a Firewall Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Firewall Consultant
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 393 447 444
Rank change year-on-year +54 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Consultant 3 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.020% 0.005% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.005% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 11
Median salary £57,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 - £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14466 18825 20301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.68% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12097 16070 16349
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Firewall Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Firewall Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall Consultant in the South East

Firewall Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Firewall Consultant in the South East

Firewall Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall Consultant in the South East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall Consultant in the South East

Firewall Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Kent - 2 £57,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £75,000 -
Firewall Consultant
England

Firewall Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Firewall Consultant 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 South East region featuring Firewall Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) SIEM
3 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (33.33%) Presales
4 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) LogLogic
5 1 (16.67%) Imperva
5 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Windows

Firewall Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) Imperva
4 1 (16.67%) LogLogic
4 1 (16.67%) VMware