Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 35 26
Rank change year-on-year -5 -9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 279 400 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.08% 6.70% 8.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.31% 35.18% 38.50%
Number of salaries quoted 241 352 393
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £59,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% -2.22%

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 891 1,137 1,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.42% 19.05% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 706 947 1,020
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.56%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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
Reigate -15 55 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Guildford -21 43 £32,500 -40.91% 9
Epsom +20 18 £38,750 -3.13% 1
Redhill 0 17 £38,750 -40.38% 4
Farnham +17 16 £37,500 -11.24% 1
Camberley +3 14 £40,000 -13.98%
Godalming +2 13 £57,500 +5.50% 1
Woking +14 9 £42,500 -17.07% 2
Chertsey +11 7 £48,750 +80.56%
Staines +6 5 £54,000 +35.00%
Leatherhead -5 5 £70,000 +66.67% 2
Weybridge +2 4 £30,000 +1.69%
Dorking +7 2 £44,250 +105.81% 5
Sunbury-on-Thames -3 1 - -
Cranleigh - 1 £25,500 -
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 146 (52.33%) Windows
2 121 (43.37%) Windows Server
3 118 (42.29%) Active Directory
4 109 (39.07%) Microsoft
5 105 (37.63%) Cisco
6 100 (35.84%) Office 365
7 99 (35.48%) DNS
8 92 (32.97%) Hyper-V
9 79 (28.32%) WAN
10 78 (27.96%) Microsoft Azure
11 77 (27.60%) Windows Server 2008
11 77 (27.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 76 (27.24%) LAN
13 75 (26.88%) Cisco Certification
14 74 (26.52%) DHCP
15 70 (25.09%) VMware
16 69 (24.73%) Finance
17 64 (22.94%) TCP/IP
18 62 (22.22%) PKI
19 61 (21.86%) PowerShell
20 60 (21.51%) Network Security
21 59 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
22 58 (20.79%) VPN
23 57 (20.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 54 (19.35%) ITIL
25 52 (18.64%) DevOps
26 51 (18.28%) Data Centre
26 51 (18.28%) Windows 10
27 50 (17.92%) Wireless
28 48 (17.20%) Juniper

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 45 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.58%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (3.58%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (2.87%) IIS
4 5 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (1.79%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.36%) Apache
5 1 (0.36%) Confluence
5 1 (0.36%) JBoss
5 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (11.83%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 100 (35.84%) Office 365
2 78 (27.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (7.17%) PaaS
5 15 (5.38%) Dynamics 365
5 15 (5.38%) IaaS
6 7 (2.51%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.43%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 99 (35.48%) DNS
2 79 (28.32%) WAN
3 76 (27.24%) LAN
4 74 (26.52%) DHCP
5 64 (22.94%) TCP/IP
6 60 (21.51%) Network Security
7 58 (20.79%) VPN
8 50 (17.92%) Wireless
9 39 (13.98%) Internet
10 30 (10.75%) VLAN
11 28 (10.04%) Wi-Fi
12 26 (9.32%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (7.89%) MPLS
13 22 (7.89%) Skype
14 19 (6.81%) BGP
14 19 (6.81%) Intrusion Detection
15 18 (6.45%) OSPF
15 18 (6.45%) VoIP
16 17 (6.09%) SAN
17 16 (5.73%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.87%) Adabas
3 5 (1.79%) MySQL
3 5 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) GIS
6 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.72%) JIRA
3 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
General
1 69 (24.73%) Finance
2 31 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.66%) Marketing
4 10 (3.58%) Electronics
4 10 (3.58%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.15%) Billing
6 2 (0.72%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.36%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (20.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 49 (17.56%) Network Engineer
3 34 (12.19%) Analyst
4 28 (10.04%) Consultant
4 28 (10.04%) Security Engineer
5 26 (9.32%) Support Analyst
6 24 (8.60%) IT Engineer
6 24 (8.60%) Support Engineer
7 20 (7.17%) IT Support
8 19 (6.81%) Windows Engineer
9 18 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
9 18 (6.45%) Server Engineer
9 18 (6.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (6.45%) Windows Server Engineer
10 17 (6.09%) 2nd Line Support
11 15 (5.38%) Exchange Engineer
11 15 (5.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 15 (5.38%) Security Consultant
12 14 (5.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 13 (4.66%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.58%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (2.51%) Node.js
2 7 (2.51%) REST
3 5 (1.79%) LDAP
4 4 (1.43%) MAPI
5 3 (1.08%) .NET
5 3 (1.08%) J2EE
6 2 (0.72%) Web Services
7 1 (0.36%) HTML
7 1 (0.36%) JSON
7 1 (0.36%) LAMP
7 1 (0.36%) Middleware
7 1 (0.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (22.22%) PKI
2 51 (18.28%) Data Centre
3 30 (10.75%) Management Information System
4 19 (6.81%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (5.73%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.58%) CMDB
7 10 (3.58%) Driving Licence
7 10 (3.58%) e-Learning
7 10 (3.58%) NHS
7 10 (3.58%) Wiki
8 7 (2.51%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (2.15%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.79%) Replication
11 4 (1.43%) Clustering
11 4 (1.43%) YubiKey
12 3 (1.08%) Digital Signage
12 3 (1.08%) User Experience
13 1 (0.36%) iPhone
13 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 146 (52.33%) Windows
2 121 (43.37%) Windows Server
3 77 (27.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 77 (27.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (18.28%) Windows 10
5 39 (13.98%) Linux
6 20 (7.17%) Unix
7 10 (3.58%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.87%) HPUX
9 6 (2.15%) Solaris
10 4 (1.43%) VMS
11 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.08%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.72%) CentOS
12 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.36%) Android
13 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.36%) SUSE
13 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (20.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 54 (19.35%) ITIL
4 52 (18.64%) DevOps
5 47 (16.85%) Scrum
6 43 (15.41%) Load Balancing
7 38 (13.62%) Problem-Solving
8 35 (12.54%) Cybersecurity
9 33 (11.83%) Migration
10 31 (11.11%) Service Management
10 31 (11.11%) Systems Engineering
11 29 (10.39%) SIEM
12 26 (9.32%) Information Security
13 24 (8.60%) Network Design
14 23 (8.24%) ITSM
14 23 (8.24%) Network Monitoring
15 22 (7.89%) Change Management
16 21 (7.53%) Change Control
17 20 (7.17%) Security Monitoring
17 20 (7.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 61 (21.86%) PowerShell
2 34 (12.19%) SQL
3 14 (5.02%) Python
4 11 (3.94%) C
5 7 (2.51%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.79%) Java
7 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.36%) Perl
8 1 (0.36%) PHP
8 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (26.88%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (13.98%) CCNP
3 33 (11.83%) CCNA
4 30 (10.75%) CISSP
5 27 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (8.96%) Degree
6 25 (8.96%) Security Cleared
7 24 (8.60%) MCSA
8 19 (6.81%) CISM
9 17 (6.09%) JNCIS
10 13 (4.66%) CCIE
10 13 (4.66%) MCP
11 11 (3.94%) JNCIP
11 11 (3.94%) Master's Degree
11 11 (3.94%) MCSE
12 10 (3.58%) LPIC
12 10 (3.58%) SC Cleared
13 9 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (2.87%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (2.51%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (7.89%) SLA
3 13 (4.66%) Cyber Essentials
4 11 (3.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (1.79%) FISMA
6 4 (1.43%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.72%) GDPR
7 2 (0.72%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.36%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 118 (42.29%) Active Directory
2 92 (32.97%) Hyper-V
3 38 (13.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (5.38%) Firmware
5 11 (3.94%) vSphere
6 8 (2.87%) Docker
7 5 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.43%) KVM
9 3 (1.08%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.72%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.36%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.36%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.36%) UAG
11 1 (0.36%) XenApp
11 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (12.90%) SCOM
2 33 (11.83%) SCCM
3 13 (4.66%) Ansible
4 7 (2.51%) Kubernetes
4 7 (2.51%) WSUS
5 6 (2.15%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (1.79%) Nessus
6 5 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.79%) Perfmon
6 5 (1.79%) SCSM
7 4 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.36%) Nagios
10 1 (0.36%) Puppet
10 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 109 (39.07%) Microsoft
2 105 (37.63%) Cisco
3 70 (25.09%) VMware
4 48 (17.20%) Juniper
5 27 (9.68%) CheckPoint
6 25 (8.96%) Palo Alto
7 24 (8.60%) Meraki
8 22 (7.89%) F5
9 21 (7.53%) HP
10 18 (6.45%) Aruba
11 14 (5.02%) SolarWinds
12 13 (4.66%) Blue Coat
13 12 (4.30%) Citrix
13 12 (4.30%) Ruckus Wireless
14 11 (3.94%) Fortinet
15 10 (3.58%) Dell
15 10 (3.58%) Oracle
15 10 (3.58%) SAP
15 10 (3.58%) Sophos
15 10 (3.58%) Virgin Media