The median annual salary for a Firewall Support was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Firewall Support
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 395 439 467
Rank change year-on-year +44 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Support 1 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.007% 0.016% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.017% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Median salary £22,500 £50,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -55.00% +85.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £35,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year +32.14% +17.64%  

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 13973 17912 20759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.60% 96.94% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11705 15216 16890
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Firewall Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall Support in the South East

Firewall Support
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Firewall Support in the South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Firewall Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) CheckPoint
2 9 (69.23%) F5
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (61.54%) Juniper
3 8 (61.54%) CCNA
3 8 (61.54%) Blue Coat
4 5 (38.46%) Fortinet
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (30.77%) NetApp
5 4 (30.77%) Nokia
5 4 (30.77%) Forcepoint
5 4 (30.77%) Network Security
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Palo Alto
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (23.08%) Ticket Management
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) CCNP
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery

Firewall Support 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 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (30.77%) Network Security
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) TACACS
6 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) HP StoreVirtual
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
1 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
1 3 (23.08%) Ticket Management
2 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CCNA
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) CheckPoint
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
1 9 (69.23%) F5
2 8 (61.54%) Blue Coat
2 8 (61.54%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) Fortinet
4 4 (30.77%) Forcepoint
4 4 (30.77%) NetApp
4 4 (30.77%) Nokia
4 4 (30.77%) Palo Alto
5 3 (23.08%) Nimble Storage
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Infoblox
6 1 (7.69%) Meraki
6 1 (7.69%) Meru Networks
6 1 (7.69%) Radware
6 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
6 1 (7.69%) Synology