Period
to 23 July 2018

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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 35 34
Rank change year-on-year -16 -1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 264 366 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.04% 6.46% 6.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.75% 34.99% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 229 325 440
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.05% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,650 £23,300 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 987 1,046 1,691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.83% 18.45% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 785 858 1,373
Surrey median annual salary £44,000 £42,750 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.92% -0.58% +1.18%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 23 July 2018.

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 23 July 2018. 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 -6 53 £46,000 +22.67% 8
Reigate +25 44 £55,000 +86.44% 2
Weybridge +2 34 £30,000 +15.38%
Godalming -11 21 £32,500 -2.99% 1
Leatherhead -16 21 £46,000 +19.48% 2
Epsom +1 13 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Redhill -22 9 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Woking +5 7 £32,500 -27.78% 1
Staines +1 7 £100,000 +106.19%
Chertsey -1 3 £26,000 -30.67% 2
Farnham -27 3 £28,000 -11.11%
Egham +33 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Camberley -22 2 £39,500 -7.06%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £53,750 - 1
Cobham - 1 £41,885 -
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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.

1 157 (59.47%) Windows
2 129 (48.86%) Cisco
3 118 (44.70%) Active Directory
4 114 (43.18%) Windows Server
5 99 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 87 (32.95%) VMware
7 78 (29.55%) ITIL
8 75 (28.41%) Hyper-V
9 70 (26.52%) Microsoft Azure
10 69 (26.14%) DNS
11 67 (25.38%) Office 365
12 66 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 62 (23.48%) Windows Server 2012
14 61 (23.11%) WAN
15 58 (21.97%) MS Exchange
16 57 (21.59%) HP
16 57 (21.59%) Network Security
17 55 (20.83%) LAN
18 50 (18.94%) VPN
19 49 (18.56%) Linux
20 44 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
21 42 (15.91%) Windows 10
22 41 (15.53%) Cisco Certification
23 40 (15.15%) Backup Exec
23 40 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
24 39 (14.77%) Google
24 39 (14.77%) PKI
24 39 (14.77%) TCP/IP
25 37 (14.02%) DHCP
25 37 (14.02%) CCNP

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 58 (21.97%) MS Exchange
2 27 (10.23%) SharePoint
3 22 (8.33%) IIS
4 21 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (2.65%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.14%) Apache
8 3 (1.14%) Confluence
8 3 (1.14%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.14%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 70 (26.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (25.38%) Office 365
3 40 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (5.30%) Dynamics 365
4 14 (5.30%) IaaS
4 14 (5.30%) PaaS
5 10 (3.79%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (3.03%) SaaS
7 7 (2.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (2.65%) AWS CloudTrail
8 6 (2.27%) Mimecast
9 5 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.52%) G Suite
11 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 69 (26.14%) DNS
2 61 (23.11%) WAN
3 57 (21.59%) Network Security
4 55 (20.83%) LAN
5 50 (18.94%) VPN
6 39 (14.77%) TCP/IP
7 37 (14.02%) DHCP
8 36 (13.64%) Wireless
9 27 (10.23%) IPsec
10 24 (9.09%) SAN
11 23 (8.71%) VLAN
12 20 (7.58%) OSPF
13 17 (6.44%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (6.44%) Internet
13 17 (6.44%) VoIP
14 16 (6.06%) SNMP
15 14 (5.30%) NAS
16 13 (4.92%) BGP
16 13 (4.92%) Reverse Proxy
17 11 (4.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.89%) Big Data
4 4 (1.52%) Blockchain
4 4 (1.52%) MySQL
5 2 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 8 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.65%) TeamCity
3 5 (1.89%) Maven
4 3 (1.14%) JIRA
5 2 (0.76%) Subversion
5 2 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.76%) Trac
6 1 (0.38%) Selenium
6 1 (0.38%) Vagrant
General
1 32 (12.12%) Finance
2 14 (5.30%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.27%) Legal
4 4 (1.52%) Law
5 2 (0.76%) Retail
6 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 51 (19.32%) Analyst
2 44 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 40 (15.15%) Support Analyst
4 35 (13.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (8.71%) Consultant
6 21 (7.95%) Security Consultant
7 20 (7.58%) Security Engineer
8 19 (7.20%) Support Engineer
9 18 (6.82%) Field Engineer
10 17 (6.44%) Infrastructure Support
11 16 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
11 16 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 16 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 14 (5.30%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 14 (5.30%) Team Leader
13 13 (4.92%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
13 13 (4.92%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 13 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
13 13 (4.92%) IT Engineer
14 12 (4.55%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.41%) Web Services
2 4 (1.52%) .NET
2 4 (1.52%) CGI
2 4 (1.52%) MSMQ
3 3 (1.14%) HTML
3 3 (1.14%) SOAP
4 2 (0.76%) LAMP
4 2 (0.76%) LDAP
4 2 (0.76%) MAPI
4 2 (0.76%) XML
5 1 (0.38%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.38%) COM
5 1 (0.38%) Servlets
5 1 (0.38%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.77%) PKI
2 22 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 22 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 22 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.44%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (5.68%) NHS
5 14 (5.30%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.30%) Private Cloud
6 11 (4.17%) Client/Server
6 11 (4.17%) Replication
7 7 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.27%) CESG
8 6 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (2.27%) Public Cloud
8 6 (2.27%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.52%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.14%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 157 (59.47%) Windows
2 114 (43.18%) Windows Server
3 66 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (23.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (18.56%) Linux
6 42 (15.91%) Windows 10
7 33 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.27%) Solaris
8 6 (2.27%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.89%) Debian
10 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.52%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.14%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.76%) Android
12 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.76%) Unix
12 2 (0.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (29.55%) ITIL
2 44 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (10.98%) Cybersecurity
5 28 (10.61%) DevOps
6 26 (9.85%) SIEM
7 25 (9.47%) Security Monitoring
8 22 (8.33%) Information Security
9 20 (7.58%) Load Balancing
9 20 (7.58%) Service Delivery
10 19 (7.20%) Kalman Filter
11 18 (6.82%) Network Management
11 18 (6.82%) Network Virtualisation
11 18 (6.82%) TOGAF
12 17 (6.44%) Business Analysis
12 17 (6.44%) IT Strategy
12 17 (6.44%) Risk Management
12 17 (6.44%) Scrum
13 16 (6.06%) Change Management
13 16 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (10.98%) SQL
2 17 (6.44%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.17%) Python
4 9 (3.41%) Java
5 6 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 6 (2.27%) C
6 5 (1.89%) Perl
7 4 (1.52%) C#
7 4 (1.52%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.14%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.14%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.38%) C++
9 1 (0.38%) Lisp
9 1 (0.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (15.53%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (14.02%) CCNP
3 35 (13.26%) Degree
4 32 (12.12%) CISSP
5 27 (10.23%) CISM
6 23 (8.71%) CCNA
7 22 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 15 (5.68%) TOGAF Certification
9 14 (5.30%) CESG Certified Professional
9 14 (5.30%) CREST Certified
10 13 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (4.55%) CISA
11 12 (4.55%) Master's Degree
12 11 (4.17%) SC Cleared
13 10 (3.79%) MCSE
14 8 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
14 8 (3.03%) MCSA
15 7 (2.65%) CCIE
16 6 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (6.44%) GDPR
3 14 (5.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 12 (4.55%) Cyber Essentials
5 11 (4.17%) GPG13
5 11 (4.17%) SLA
6 9 (3.41%) COBIT
7 8 (3.03%) QA
8 6 (2.27%) FISMA
9 5 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 5 (1.89%) PCI DSS
10 3 (1.14%) ISO 8583
11 2 (0.76%) ISAE 3402
11 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.38%) ECSS
12 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 118 (44.70%) Active Directory
2 75 (28.41%) Hyper-V
3 32 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (4.55%) ProxySG
5 9 (3.41%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.89%) Docker
7 4 (1.52%) Firmware
7 4 (1.52%) XenApp
7 4 (1.52%) XenServer
8 3 (1.14%) KVM
9 2 (0.76%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.38%) pfSense
10 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (15.15%) Backup Exec
2 19 (7.20%) SCCM
3 12 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
3 12 (4.55%) SCOM
4 11 (4.17%) FortiGate
5 6 (2.27%) HP SIM
5 6 (2.27%) WSUS
6 5 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (1.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (1.14%) Terraform
9 2 (0.76%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.76%) Nagios
9 2 (0.76%) OpenNMS
9 2 (0.76%) OpenView
9 2 (0.76%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.38%) OSSEC
10 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 129 (48.86%) Cisco
2 99 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 87 (32.95%) VMware
4 57 (21.59%) HP
5 39 (14.77%) Google
6 35 (13.26%) SolarWinds
7 34 (12.88%) Palo Alto
8 29 (10.98%) Juniper
9 24 (9.09%) CheckPoint
10 13 (4.92%) Oracle
10 13 (4.92%) Sophos
10 13 (4.92%) Symantec
11 12 (4.55%) Veeam
12 10 (3.79%) Atlassian
12 10 (3.79%) SonicWALL
13 9 (3.41%) Apple
13 9 (3.41%) Citrix
14 8 (3.03%) IBM
14 8 (3.03%) Zerto
15 7 (2.65%) Aruba