Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East > Surrey
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 37 38
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 272 364 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.16% 6.18% 6.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.96% 33.92% 30.35%
Number of salaries quoted 225 327 347
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +0.59%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
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 1,009 1,073 1,430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.14% 18.23% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 792 899 1,155
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £23,775 £26,200 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,950 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Reigate +27 61 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Guildford -13 52 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Godalming -12 20 £55,500 +65.67% 2
Leatherhead +1 16 £37,750 -4.43% 4
Epsom +2 15 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Weybridge -5 11 £30,000 +15.38% 2
Redhill -17 9 £24,000 -63.08% 3
Woking 0 7 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Staines +8 6 £55,000 +46.67% 1
Chertsey +4 6 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Farnham -19 6 £31,000 -11.43%
Camberley -13 3 £40,000 +6.67%
Sunbury-on-Thames -5 2 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Dorking +4 1 £56,500 +151.11% 2
Cobham - 1 £41,885 -
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 153 (56.25%) Windows
2 122 (44.85%) Active Directory
3 118 (43.38%) Windows Server
4 103 (37.87%) DNS
5 102 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 97 (35.66%) Office 365
7 86 (31.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 86 (31.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 86 (31.62%) Hyper-V
8 84 (30.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 81 (29.78%) Cisco
10 77 (28.31%) Network Security
11 74 (27.21%) PKI
11 74 (27.21%) VMware
12 70 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
13 69 (25.37%) DHCP
14 62 (22.79%) Finance
15 57 (20.96%) DevOps
16 56 (20.59%) Linux
17 55 (20.22%) ITIL
18 54 (19.85%) PowerShell
19 52 (19.12%) LAN
20 51 (18.75%) TCP/IP
20 51 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
21 49 (18.01%) WAN
22 48 (17.65%) VPN
22 48 (17.65%) MS Exchange
22 48 (17.65%) Windows 10
23 47 (17.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 46 (16.91%) Scrum

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 48 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 18 (6.62%) IIS
3 13 (4.78%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (2.94%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.84%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.47%) Apache
8 3 (1.10%) Confluence
8 3 (1.10%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 31 (11.40%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 97 (35.66%) Office 365
2 86 (31.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (9.19%) PaaS
5 24 (8.82%) Dynamics 365
5 24 (8.82%) IaaS
6 11 (4.04%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (2.21%) Mimecast
7 6 (2.21%) SaaS
8 5 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 103 (37.87%) DNS
2 77 (28.31%) Network Security
3 69 (25.37%) DHCP
4 52 (19.12%) LAN
5 51 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 49 (18.01%) WAN
7 48 (17.65%) VPN
8 31 (11.40%) VLAN
9 29 (10.66%) Internet
10 28 (10.29%) IPsec
11 22 (8.09%) SAN
12 21 (7.72%) Wireless
13 18 (6.62%) Intrusion Detection
14 17 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (5.51%) Skype
16 13 (4.78%) Wi-Fi
17 12 (4.41%) MPLS
18 11 (4.04%) WLAN
19 10 (3.68%) Reverse Proxy
20 9 (3.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.94%) MySQL
3 5 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (1.84%) Big Data
4 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (2.21%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.84%) Maven
3 3 (1.10%) JIRA
4 2 (0.74%) Trac
5 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.37%) Selenium
5 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
General
1 62 (22.79%) Finance
2 24 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.21%) Electronics
3 6 (2.21%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.21%) Marketing
4 3 (1.10%) Legal
5 2 (0.74%) Retail
6 1 (0.37%) Korean Language
6 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (16.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 38 (13.97%) Network Engineer
3 36 (13.24%) Analyst
4 31 (11.40%) Security Engineer
5 30 (11.03%) Consultant
6 24 (8.82%) Security Consultant
6 24 (8.82%) Support Analyst
7 23 (8.46%) Support Engineer
8 19 (6.99%) IT Support
9 18 (6.62%) Server Engineer
10 17 (6.25%) IT Engineer
11 16 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
12 15 (5.51%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 15 (5.51%) Exchange Engineer
13 14 (5.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 14 (5.15%) Windows Engineer
14 13 (4.78%) 2nd Line Support
14 13 (4.78%) Active Directory Engineer
14 13 (4.78%) Windows Server Engineer
15 12 (4.41%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (2.21%) .NET
2 6 (2.21%) LDAP
3 5 (1.84%) MAPI
3 5 (1.84%) Node.js
3 5 (1.84%) REST
4 4 (1.47%) CGI
4 4 (1.47%) MSMQ
4 4 (1.47%) Web Services
5 3 (1.10%) HTML
5 3 (1.10%) LAMP
5 3 (1.10%) SOAP
6 2 (0.74%) XML
7 1 (0.37%) J2EE
7 1 (0.37%) Servlets
7 1 (0.37%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (27.21%) PKI
2 44 (16.18%) Data Centre
3 25 (9.19%) Management Information System
4 23 (8.46%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (4.41%) Driving Licence
6 11 (4.04%) Public Cloud
7 9 (3.31%) NHS
8 8 (2.94%) CMDB
9 7 (2.57%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.57%) Private Cloud
9 7 (2.57%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (2.21%) CESG
10 6 (2.21%) Client/Server
10 6 (2.21%) Replication
11 5 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.84%) YubiKey
12 4 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (1.10%) Clustering
13 3 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 153 (56.25%) Windows
2 118 (43.38%) Windows Server
3 86 (31.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 84 (30.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (20.59%) Linux
6 48 (17.65%) Windows 10
7 15 (5.51%) Windows 7
8 12 (4.41%) Solaris
9 8 (2.94%) Unix
10 5 (1.84%) Debian
10 5 (1.84%) VMS
11 3 (1.10%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.74%) Android
12 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.37%) SUSE
13 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (20.96%) DevOps
3 55 (20.22%) ITIL
4 47 (17.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 46 (16.91%) Scrum
6 43 (15.81%) Load Balancing
7 36 (13.24%) Cybersecurity
8 34 (12.50%) Migration
9 32 (11.76%) Information Security
10 29 (10.66%) Security Monitoring
11 28 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
11 28 (10.29%) SIEM
12 26 (9.56%) Network Virtualisation
13 25 (9.19%) IT Strategy
14 21 (7.72%) Service Delivery
15 18 (6.62%) Business Analysis
15 18 (6.62%) Enterprise Architecture
15 18 (6.62%) Risk Management
16 17 (6.25%) Configuration Management
16 17 (6.25%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 54 (19.85%) PowerShell
2 26 (9.56%) SQL
3 16 (5.88%) Python
4 11 (4.04%) C
5 10 (3.68%) Java
6 9 (3.31%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.21%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.84%) Perl
9 4 (1.47%) C#
10 3 (1.10%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.10%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.74%) PHP
12 1 (0.37%) C++
12 1 (0.37%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 51 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (12.50%) CISSP
3 33 (12.13%) CCNP
4 30 (11.03%) Security Cleared
5 28 (10.29%) CCNA
5 28 (10.29%) CISM
5 28 (10.29%) Degree
6 24 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (6.99%) MCSA
8 15 (5.51%) CESG Certified Professional
8 15 (5.51%) CREST Certified
8 15 (5.51%) Master's Degree
8 15 (5.51%) TOGAF Certification
9 13 (4.78%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (4.41%) SC Cleared
11 10 (3.68%) MCP
12 8 (2.94%) CCIE
12 8 (2.94%) CISA
12 8 (2.94%) LPIC
13 6 (2.21%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (15.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (6.62%) Cyber Essentials
3 15 (5.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 11 (4.04%) FISMA
5 10 (3.68%) GPG13
6 9 (3.31%) GDPR
7 8 (2.94%) SLA
8 6 (2.21%) COBIT
9 4 (1.47%) PCI DSS
9 4 (1.47%) QA
10 3 (1.10%) ISO 8583
11 2 (0.74%) ISAE 3402
11 2 (0.74%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.37%) ECSS
12 1 (0.37%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.37%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 122 (44.85%) Active Directory
2 86 (31.62%) Hyper-V
3 29 (10.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (4.04%) Docker
5 9 (3.31%) ProxySG
6 7 (2.57%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.21%) Firmware
7 6 (2.21%) KVM
8 4 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.74%) XenServer
10 1 (0.37%) pfSense
10 1 (0.37%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.37%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.37%) vSphere
10 1 (0.37%) Xen
10 1 (0.37%) XenApp
10 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (11.76%) SCOM
2 28 (10.29%) SCCM
3 16 (5.88%) Backup Exec
4 8 (2.94%) Failover Clustering
4 8 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (2.57%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (2.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (2.21%) Ansible
6 6 (2.21%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (2.21%) Nessus
7 5 (1.84%) FortiGate
7 5 (1.84%) Kubernetes
7 5 (1.84%) SCSM
8 3 (1.10%) Terraform
9 2 (0.74%) OpenNMS
9 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.74%) WSUS
10 1 (0.37%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.37%) OSSEC
10 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 102 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 81 (29.78%) Cisco
3 74 (27.21%) VMware
4 34 (12.50%) Juniper
5 25 (9.19%) SolarWinds
6 24 (8.82%) CheckPoint
7 21 (7.72%) Palo Alto
8 18 (6.62%) HP
9 16 (5.88%) Sophos
10 15 (5.51%) Google
11 12 (4.41%) Citrix
11 12 (4.41%) F5
12 10 (3.68%) McAfee
12 10 (3.68%) Symantec
13 8 (2.94%) Meraki
14 7 (2.57%) Trend Micro
14 7 (2.57%) Veeam
15 6 (2.21%) Apple
15 6 (2.21%) Fortinet
15 6 (2.21%) SAP