Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 6 months to 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 50 32
Rank change year-on-year +9 -18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 279 271 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.40% 5.12% 6.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.71% 27.65% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 236 236 323
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -8.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £23,150
90th Percentile £78,750 £66,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -5.56%

Firewall is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 939 980 1,057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.54% 18.51% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 737 782 867
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -1.16%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -1.16%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Surrey

Firewall
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Surrey

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Surrey

Firewall
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. 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
Guildford +23 86 £58,500 +30.00% 5
Redhill +21 30 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Reigate -9 25 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Camberley +15 23 £55,000 +27.17%
Woking +12 22 £27,500 -15.38% 6
Godalming +9 11 £70,000 +115.38% 2
Epsom +3 8 £17,000 -57.50% 5
Leatherhead -20 3 £52,500 +14.13% 2
Esher - 3 £20,500 -
Farnham -3 2 £42,750 +52.68% 7
Chertsey -7 2 £29,750 +14.42%
Weybridge -12 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Whyteleafe - 2 £45,000 - 1
Addlestone - 2 £50,000 - 1
Staines +8 1 £50,000 -50.00% 3
Caterham - 1 £45,000 -
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 147 (52.69%) Cisco
2 114 (40.86%) Windows
3 107 (38.35%) Microsoft
4 103 (36.92%) Cisco Certification
5 83 (29.75%) Active Directory
6 80 (28.67%) ITIL
7 78 (27.96%) CCNP
7 78 (27.96%) VPN
8 76 (27.24%) WAN
9 75 (26.88%) Windows Server
10 62 (22.22%) Linux
11 60 (21.51%) Office 365
12 59 (21.15%) DNS
13 57 (20.43%) TCP/IP
13 57 (20.43%) Service Delivery
14 54 (19.35%) Hyper-V
14 54 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
15 53 (19.00%) Data Centre
15 53 (19.00%) DHCP
15 53 (19.00%) VMware
16 52 (18.64%) SIEM
17 51 (18.28%) Juniper
18 50 (17.92%) Wireless
19 49 (17.56%) Self-Motivation
20 47 (16.85%) LAN
21 46 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
21 46 (16.49%) Degree
22 45 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
23 44 (15.77%) Cisco ASA
24 43 (15.41%) VLAN

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 30 (10.75%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.17%) IIS
3 17 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (3.94%) Skype for Business
5 10 (3.58%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.72%) Apache
6 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.72%) JBoss
7 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 60 (21.51%) Office 365
2 54 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (4.66%) IaaS
4 13 (4.66%) PaaS
5 12 (4.30%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.08%) SaaS
7 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 78 (27.96%) VPN
2 76 (27.24%) WAN
3 59 (21.15%) DNS
4 57 (20.43%) TCP/IP
5 53 (19.00%) DHCP
6 50 (17.92%) Wireless
7 47 (16.85%) LAN
8 44 (15.77%) Cisco ASA
9 43 (15.41%) VLAN
10 42 (15.05%) OSPF
11 41 (14.70%) Network Security
12 33 (11.83%) BGP
13 32 (11.47%) Cisco Nexus
14 27 (9.68%) SAN
15 23 (8.24%) Wi-Fi
16 21 (7.53%) VoIP
17 18 (6.45%) MPLS
18 16 (5.73%) SNMP
19 15 (5.38%) HTTPS
20 13 (4.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.72%) MySQL
3 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2017
4 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (2.15%) JIRA
2 4 (1.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.08%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.72%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.72%) Maven
4 2 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.72%) Subversion
5 1 (0.36%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.36%) Gradle
5 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (14.70%) Finance
2 11 (3.94%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.79%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.36%) Games
5 1 (0.36%) Law
5 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (20.07%) Consultant
1 56 (20.07%) Network Engineer
2 31 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 29 (10.39%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 25 (8.96%) Support Engineer
5 23 (8.24%) Security Engineer
6 22 (7.89%) Analyst
7 20 (7.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 18 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (6.45%) Support Analyst
9 16 (5.73%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 15 (5.38%) Senior Network Engineer
10 15 (5.38%) Systems Engineer
11 14 (5.02%) Network Consultant
11 14 (5.02%) Senior Consultant
12 13 (4.66%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 13 (4.66%) IT Engineer
12 13 (4.66%) Senior Network Consultant
13 12 (4.30%) IP Engineer
13 12 (4.30%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.72%) .NET
1 2 (0.72%) J2EE
1 2 (0.72%) LAMP
1 2 (0.72%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (0.36%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 53 (19.00%) Data Centre
2 49 (17.56%) Self-Motivation
3 43 (15.41%) PKI
4 18 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 17 (6.09%) Public Cloud
6 12 (4.30%) e-Learning
6 12 (4.30%) Wiki
7 10 (3.58%) CMDB
8 9 (3.23%) NHS
9 8 (2.87%) Private Cloud
10 7 (2.51%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (2.15%) Fibre Optics
12 5 (1.79%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.72%) Clustering
13 2 (0.72%) DataPower
13 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Cloud
13 2 (0.72%) iPhone
14 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
14 1 (0.36%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 114 (40.86%) Windows
2 75 (26.88%) Windows Server
3 62 (22.22%) Linux
4 46 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (10.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (8.60%) Windows 10
7 13 (4.66%) CentOS
7 13 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.66%) Unix
8 10 (3.58%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.51%) Ubuntu
9 7 (2.51%) Windows 7
10 6 (2.15%) Android
11 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (28.67%) ITIL
2 57 (20.43%) Service Delivery
3 52 (18.64%) SIEM
4 45 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
5 36 (12.90%) Load Balancing
6 32 (11.47%) Presales
7 30 (10.75%) Cryptography
7 30 (10.75%) TOGAF
7 30 (10.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 29 (10.39%) Enterprise Architecture
8 29 (10.39%) Identity Management
8 29 (10.39%) Network Monitoring
8 29 (10.39%) SABSA
9 28 (10.04%) Information Security
10 27 (9.68%) Information Assurance
10 27 (9.68%) Risk Management
11 26 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (8.96%) Mentoring
13 22 (7.89%) Service Management
14 20 (7.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (10.04%) PowerShell
2 25 (8.96%) SQL
3 9 (3.23%) Python
4 8 (2.87%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.43%) Java
6 2 (0.72%) Perl
6 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.36%) C
7 1 (0.36%) C++
7 1 (0.36%) Java 8
7 1 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 103 (36.92%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (27.96%) CCNP
3 46 (16.49%) Degree
4 35 (12.54%) CCIE
5 34 (12.19%) CCNA
6 28 (10.04%) Master's Degree
7 23 (8.24%) Security Cleared
8 17 (6.09%) JNCIP
8 17 (6.09%) JNCIS
9 16 (5.73%) CISM
9 16 (5.73%) CISSP
10 14 (5.02%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (4.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 12 (4.30%) MCSE
12 11 (3.94%) CESG Certified Professional
12 11 (3.94%) CREST Certified
12 11 (3.94%) TOGAF Certification
13 9 (3.23%) JNCIE
14 8 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
14 8 (2.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (12.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (10.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 27 (9.68%) SLA
4 14 (5.02%) PCI DSS
5 7 (2.51%) GDPR
6 5 (1.79%) GPG13
7 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 83 (29.75%) Active Directory
2 54 (19.35%) Hyper-V
3 40 (14.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (4.66%) Firmware
5 8 (2.87%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (2.87%) XenApp
5 8 (2.87%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.72%) Docker
8 2 (0.72%) vSphere
9 1 (0.36%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.36%) Snort
9 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (6.09%) WSUS
2 12 (4.30%) Perfmon
3 5 (1.79%) FortiGate
3 5 (1.79%) SCCM
4 4 (1.43%) Ansible
5 3 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.08%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.08%) Nessus
6 2 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.72%) Terraform
7 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.36%) Core Impact
7 1 (0.36%) Kibana
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.36%) OSSEC
7 1 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 147 (52.69%) Cisco
2 107 (38.35%) Microsoft
3 53 (19.00%) VMware
4 51 (18.28%) Juniper
5 35 (12.54%) CheckPoint
6 32 (11.47%) Citrix
7 31 (11.11%) Palo Alto
8 24 (8.60%) Dell
9 23 (8.24%) Meraki
10 21 (7.53%) F5
11 17 (6.09%) SolarWinds
12 16 (5.73%) NetApp
13 15 (5.38%) Red Hat
14 14 (5.02%) Aruba
15 13 (4.66%) Blue Coat
15 13 (4.66%) Huawei
15 13 (4.66%) Ruckus Wireless
16 12 (4.30%) CA
16 12 (4.30%) HP
16 12 (4.30%) Virgin Media