Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 39 35
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 303 294 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.83% 5.85% 6.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.65% 30.72% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 253 245 357
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £24,750 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -2.25%

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 928 957 1,183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 23.97% 19.06% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 796 758 983
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,175 £26,000
90th Percentile £79,375 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +29 73 £40,000 +23.08% 10
Woking +22 49 £65,000 +62.50% 4
Redhill +18 40 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Reigate -5 19 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Godalming +3 15 £77,500 +90.18%
Weybridge +14 13 £25,000 -16.67% 1
Epsom -6 13 £19,000 -50.97% 3
Staines -3 11 £50,000 -9.09%
Leatherhead +4 8 £52,500 -6.67% 2
Camberley +14 6 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Chertsey +3 5 £61,750 +26.67%
Farnham +17 1 - - 8
Dorking -3 1 £62,500 +10.62%
Esher - 1 £44,000 -
Banstead - 1 £67,500 - 1
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 157 (51.82%) Cisco
2 122 (40.26%) Windows
3 112 (36.96%) Microsoft
4 107 (35.31%) Cisco Certification
5 98 (32.34%) ITIL
6 87 (28.71%) CCNP
7 79 (26.07%) VMware
8 77 (25.41%) WAN
9 71 (23.43%) TCP/IP
9 71 (23.43%) Active Directory
10 68 (22.44%) Linux
10 68 (22.44%) Windows Server
11 63 (20.79%) Data Centre
12 62 (20.46%) DHCP
13 61 (20.13%) VPN
13 61 (20.13%) DNS
13 61 (20.13%) Degree
14 57 (18.81%) Azure
15 54 (17.82%) CCNA
15 54 (17.82%) Office 365
16 51 (16.83%) Juniper
17 48 (15.84%) Windows Server 2012
18 47 (15.51%) VMware Infrastructure
19 46 (15.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 45 (14.85%) Network Security
20 45 (14.85%) LAN
21 43 (14.19%) Microsoft Certification
21 43 (14.19%) Load Balancing
22 42 (13.86%) Cybersecurity
23 41 (13.53%) Service Delivery

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 40 (13.20%) MS Exchange
2 25 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (2.64%) IIS
4 7 (2.31%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.32%) Apache
6 4 (1.32%) JBoss
7 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.33%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.33%) ThingWorx
7 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (6.60%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (4.29%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 57 (18.81%) Azure
2 54 (17.82%) Office 365
3 28 (9.24%) AWS
4 6 (1.98%) PaaS
5 4 (1.32%) IaaS
6 3 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.99%) SaaS
7 2 (0.66%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (0.66%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 2 (0.66%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 77 (25.41%) WAN
2 71 (23.43%) TCP/IP
3 62 (20.46%) DHCP
4 61 (20.13%) DNS
4 61 (20.13%) VPN
5 45 (14.85%) LAN
5 45 (14.85%) Network Security
6 41 (13.53%) Wireless
7 38 (12.54%) OSPF
8 37 (12.21%) BGP
9 35 (11.55%) Ethernet
10 31 (10.23%) Cisco Nexus
11 30 (9.90%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (7.59%) MPLS
13 22 (7.26%) Cisco Firepower
14 21 (6.93%) Wi-Fi
15 20 (6.60%) IP Telephony
16 18 (5.94%) Internet
16 18 (5.94%) SAN
16 18 (5.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.32%) MySQL
3 2 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (0.66%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (0.66%) TKPROF
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (2.31%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.98%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.65%) JIRA
4 4 (1.32%) Maven
4 4 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (1.32%) Subversion
4 4 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (11.22%) Public Sector
2 27 (8.91%) Finance
3 15 (4.95%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.97%) Legal
5 4 (1.32%) Czech Language
6 3 (0.99%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.99%) Retail
7 2 (0.66%) Billing
7 2 (0.66%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 66 (21.78%) Network Engineer
2 56 (18.48%) Consultant
3 28 (9.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (9.24%) Security Consultant
4 27 (8.91%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 25 (8.25%) Senior Network Engineer
6 21 (6.93%) 2nd Line Support
7 19 (6.27%) Cisco Consultant
7 19 (6.27%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 19 (6.27%) Data Centre Consultant
7 19 (6.27%) Data Consultant
7 19 (6.27%) Enterprise Consultant
7 19 (6.27%) Support Engineer
7 19 (6.27%) Systems Engineer
8 18 (5.94%) Analyst
9 15 (4.95%) Administrator
9 15 (4.95%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (4.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 14 (4.62%) Security Engineer
10 14 (4.62%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.98%) Software Packaging
2 4 (1.32%) LAMP
3 2 (0.66%) Middleware
4 1 (0.33%) .NET
4 1 (0.33%) REST
4 1 (0.33%) Spring
4 1 (0.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (0.33%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (0.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 63 (20.79%) Data Centre
2 38 (12.54%) Self-Motivation
3 32 (10.56%) Management Information System
3 32 (10.56%) PKI
4 21 (6.93%) Public Cloud
5 14 (4.62%) Linux Command Line
6 11 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.31%) Clustering
7 7 (2.31%) CMDB
7 7 (2.31%) DataPower
8 6 (1.98%) Wiki
9 3 (0.99%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.99%) EMC VNX
9 3 (0.99%) User Experience
10 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.66%) Fibre Optics
10 2 (0.66%) iPhone
10 2 (0.66%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 1 (0.33%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 122 (40.26%) Windows
2 68 (22.44%) Linux
2 68 (22.44%) Windows Server
3 48 (15.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (9.24%) Unix
5 17 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (5.28%) Windows 10
7 10 (3.30%) Ubuntu
8 7 (2.31%) CentOS
9 6 (1.98%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.32%) Android
12 2 (0.66%) Fedora
12 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.66%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (32.34%) ITIL
2 43 (14.19%) Load Balancing
3 42 (13.86%) Cybersecurity
4 41 (13.53%) Service Delivery
5 38 (12.54%) SIEM
6 30 (9.90%) Presales
7 29 (9.57%) Identity Management
7 29 (9.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 28 (9.24%) Cryptography
8 28 (9.24%) Problem-Solving
9 27 (8.91%) Enterprise Architecture
9 27 (8.91%) SABSA
9 27 (8.91%) TOGAF
9 27 (8.91%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 25 (8.25%) Network Monitoring
11 23 (7.59%) Information Security
12 22 (7.26%) Computer Science
13 21 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
13 21 (6.93%) Time Management
14 19 (6.27%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 40 (13.20%) PowerShell
2 9 (2.97%) SQL
3 7 (2.31%) Python
4 6 (1.98%) Bash Shell
4 6 (1.98%) Java
4 6 (1.98%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.32%) Perl
6 3 (0.99%) C#
6 3 (0.99%) VBScript
7 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.66%) VB
8 1 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 107 (35.31%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (28.71%) CCNP
3 61 (20.13%) Degree
4 54 (17.82%) CCNA
5 43 (14.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (12.54%) Security Cleared
7 34 (11.22%) MCSE
8 30 (9.90%) CCIE
9 25 (8.25%) Master's Degree
10 19 (6.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (5.61%) CISSP
12 16 (5.28%) JNCIP
13 13 (4.29%) CESG Certified Professional
13 13 (4.29%) CISM
13 13 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
13 13 (4.29%) CREST Certified
13 13 (4.29%) JNCIS
14 10 (3.30%) MCSA
15 9 (2.97%) TOGAF Certification
16 7 (2.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (15.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (8.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 21 (6.93%) SLA
4 7 (2.31%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.99%) GDPR
5 3 (0.99%) NIST
6 2 (0.66%) NCSC
6 2 (0.66%) RMADS
7 1 (0.33%) BS7799
7 1 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.33%) QA
7 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 71 (23.43%) Active Directory
2 47 (15.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (9.90%) Hyper-V
4 19 (6.27%) XenApp
4 19 (6.27%) XenDesktop
5 11 (3.63%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (3.63%) VMware Server
6 8 (2.64%) Firmware
6 8 (2.64%) ISA Server
7 6 (1.98%) NDS
7 6 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.99%) Docker
10 2 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.66%) vCloud
10 2 (0.66%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.66%) vSphere
11 1 (0.33%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (5.28%) SCCM
2 11 (3.63%) Ansible
2 11 (3.63%) Backup Exec
2 11 (3.63%) WSUS
3 8 (2.64%) SCOM
4 5 (1.65%) vCenter Server
5 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.32%) Perfmon
5 4 (1.32%) vRealize
6 3 (0.99%) AppManager
6 3 (0.99%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (0.99%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (0.99%) Terraform
7 2 (0.66%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.66%) Nagios
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle Statspack
7 2 (0.66%) Puppet
7 2 (0.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 157 (51.82%) Cisco
2 112 (36.96%) Microsoft
3 79 (26.07%) VMware
4 51 (16.83%) Juniper
5 39 (12.87%) Citrix
5 39 (12.87%) Palo Alto
6 31 (10.23%) F5
7 30 (9.90%) Nimble Storage
8 28 (9.24%) HP
8 28 (9.24%) Meraki
9 25 (8.25%) Dell
10 24 (7.92%) Aruba
11 23 (7.59%) CheckPoint
11 23 (7.59%) SolarWinds
12 19 (6.27%) Mitel
12 19 (6.27%) NetApp
12 19 (6.27%) Sophos
13 12 (3.96%) Huawei
14 11 (3.63%) Micro Focus
14 11 (3.63%) ZyXEL