Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 25 30
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 402 481 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.70% 8.08% 7.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.08% 38.30% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 354 401 548
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,125 £58,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +9.76%

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 1,146 1,256 1,671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.11% 21.09% 21.37%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1,055 1,435
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,200 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,400 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,141
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.95% +10.35%

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 January 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 17 January 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 -10 92 £52,500 +31.25% 8
Guildford -4 82 £55,000 +83.33% 8
Redhill +21 23 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Camberley -3 21 £45,000 +40.63% 3
Woking +4 19 £51,250 +17.14% 1
Egham -11 14 £32,500 -
Leatherhead -12 12 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Staines -3 11 £41,250 -8.33%
Epsom -17 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Godalming - 9 £54,500 - 2
Farnham -16 5 £42,250 +30.00%
Dorking -3 2 £21,500 -36.76%
Weybridge -5 1 £29,000 -51.67% 2
Chertsey -7 1 £27,000 -16.92%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £55,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £55,000 - 2
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 210 (52.24%) Cisco
2 150 (37.31%) Windows
3 139 (34.58%) Active Directory
4 130 (32.34%) Cisco Certification
5 111 (27.61%) WAN
6 110 (27.36%) CCNP
7 105 (26.12%) VMware
8 96 (23.88%) TCP/IP
9 95 (23.63%) VPN
9 95 (23.63%) Network Security
10 88 (21.89%) Finance
11 87 (21.64%) Windows Server
12 84 (20.90%) LAN
13 83 (20.65%) ITIL
13 83 (20.65%) Data Centre
14 81 (20.15%) Microsoft
15 79 (19.65%) Linux
16 74 (18.41%) VMware Infrastructure
17 70 (17.41%) Windows Server 2008
17 70 (17.41%) CISSP
18 68 (16.92%) Penetration Testing
19 67 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
20 63 (15.67%) Information Security
21 60 (14.93%) Wireless
22 59 (14.68%) CISM
23 58 (14.43%) Juniper
23 58 (14.43%) Windows Server 2012
24 57 (14.18%) Ethernet
24 57 (14.18%) MS Exchange
25 56 (13.93%) DNS

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 57 (14.18%) MS Exchange
2 35 (8.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (3.98%) IIS
5 15 (3.73%) SharePoint
6 13 (3.23%) Skype for Business
7 7 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.00%) Apache
9 3 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.50%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.24%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.00%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 54 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (12.44%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (8.71%) Office 365
4 21 (5.22%) SaaS
5 8 (1.99%) IaaS
6 7 (1.74%) PaaS
7 5 (1.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.24%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (1.24%) AWS CloudTrail
8 4 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.00%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.75%) Amazon Glacier
9 3 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.50%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.25%) G Suite
11 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 111 (27.61%) WAN
2 96 (23.88%) TCP/IP
3 95 (23.63%) Network Security
3 95 (23.63%) VPN
4 84 (20.90%) LAN
5 67 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 60 (14.93%) Wireless
7 57 (14.18%) Ethernet
8 56 (13.93%) DNS
8 56 (13.93%) SAN
9 52 (12.94%) Cisco ASA
10 46 (11.44%) VLAN
11 40 (9.95%) IPsec
11 40 (9.95%) SSL
12 32 (7.96%) DHCP
13 29 (7.21%) IP Telephony
13 29 (7.21%) OSPF
14 28 (6.97%) BGP
15 27 (6.72%) VoIP
16 26 (6.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.50%) MySQL
6 2 (0.50%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.50%) Hudson
4 2 (0.50%) Subversion
4 2 (0.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 88 (21.89%) Finance
2 8 (1.99%) Financial Institution
3 7 (1.74%) Legal
4 6 (1.49%) Banking
4 6 (1.49%) Law
5 5 (1.24%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.50%) Marketing
7 1 (0.25%) Advertising
7 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (20.90%) Network Engineer
2 58 (14.43%) Analyst
3 44 (10.95%) Security Analyst
4 40 (9.95%) Administrator
5 36 (8.96%) Senior Network Engineer
6 34 (8.46%) Information Analyst
6 34 (8.46%) Information Security Analyst
7 30 (7.46%) Network Manager
8 29 (7.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 28 (6.97%) Systems Administrator
10 27 (6.72%) Security Engineer
11 23 (5.72%) Architect
11 23 (5.72%) Cisco Engineer
12 21 (5.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 20 (4.98%) Exchange Engineer
14 18 (4.48%) Field Engineer
14 18 (4.48%) Support Engineer
15 17 (4.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 17 (4.23%) Server Engineer
16 16 (3.98%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.74%) Web Services
2 5 (1.24%) CSS
3 4 (1.00%) HTML
4 3 (0.75%) 802.1X
4 3 (0.75%) YAML
5 2 (0.50%) Java EE
5 2 (0.50%) JSON
5 2 (0.50%) Middleware
5 2 (0.50%) REST
5 2 (0.50%) SOAP
5 2 (0.50%) WSDL
5 2 (0.50%) XSD
6 1 (0.25%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 83 (20.65%) Data Centre
2 52 (12.94%) Management Information System
3 25 (6.22%) Clustering
4 23 (5.72%) Driving Licence
5 16 (3.98%) Client/Server
6 14 (3.48%) Private Cloud
7 13 (3.23%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (2.74%) NHS
10 10 (2.49%) Enterprise Storage
10 10 (2.49%) PKI
11 7 (1.74%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.49%) Blackberry
12 6 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (1.24%) Enterprise Cloud
14 3 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
14 3 (0.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 3 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
15 2 (0.50%) CCTV
15 2 (0.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 150 (37.31%) Windows
2 87 (21.64%) Windows Server
3 79 (19.65%) Linux
4 70 (17.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 58 (14.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (8.21%) Windows 10
7 32 (7.96%) Windows 7
8 18 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (3.73%) CentOS
10 13 (3.23%) Windows 8
11 9 (2.24%) Unix
12 6 (1.49%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.24%) SUSE
14 4 (1.00%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.75%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.50%) AIX
16 2 (0.50%) Fedora
17 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (20.65%) ITIL
2 68 (16.92%) Penetration Testing
3 63 (15.67%) Information Security
4 49 (12.19%) Load Balancing
4 49 (12.19%) Network Monitoring
5 47 (11.69%) Process Improvement
6 44 (10.95%) Change Management
6 44 (10.95%) Network Management
7 42 (10.45%) Information Security Management
7 42 (10.45%) Security Management
8 38 (9.45%) Risk Analysis
9 37 (9.20%) Risk Assessment
10 32 (7.96%) DevOps
11 30 (7.46%) Strategic Planning
12 28 (6.97%) IT Governance
12 28 (6.97%) Problem Management
13 26 (6.47%) Capacity Management
14 25 (6.22%) Network Virtualisation
15 24 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
16 23 (5.72%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 47 (11.69%) SQL
2 31 (7.71%) PowerShell
3 21 (5.22%) Bash Shell
4 19 (4.73%) Python
5 16 (3.98%) Ruby
6 15 (3.73%) C
7 9 (2.24%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.00%) Java
8 4 (1.00%) Perl
9 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.75%) VBScript
10 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 130 (32.34%) Cisco Certification
2 110 (27.36%) CCNP
3 70 (17.41%) CISSP
4 59 (14.68%) CISM
5 50 (12.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 49 (12.19%) CCNA
7 47 (11.69%) MCSE
8 38 (9.45%) CRISC
9 36 (8.96%) GIAC
10 31 (7.71%) MCSA
11 25 (6.22%) Security Cleared
12 21 (5.22%) Degree
13 19 (4.73%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (4.73%) SC Cleared
14 17 (4.23%) CISA
15 15 (3.73%) CCIE
16 13 (3.23%) CCSE
17 10 (2.49%) CCSA
17 10 (2.49%) CESG Certified Professional
17 10 (2.49%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (12.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (4.98%) QA
2 20 (4.98%) SLA
3 11 (2.74%) GDPR
4 6 (1.49%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (1.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (0.75%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.50%) Def Stans
7 2 (0.50%) RMADS
System Software
1 139 (34.58%) Active Directory
2 74 (18.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (10.20%) Hyper-V
4 27 (6.72%) vSphere
5 18 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.74%) Terminal Services
7 7 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.75%) Firmware
10 2 (0.50%) Docker
10 2 (0.50%) pfSense
11 1 (0.25%) KVM
11 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (3.48%) Puppet
2 12 (2.99%) Backup Exec
3 9 (2.24%) FortiGate
3 9 (2.24%) SCCM
4 8 (1.99%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (1.99%) WSUS
5 7 (1.74%) SCOM
6 6 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (1.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (1.24%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (1.24%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (1.24%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (1.00%) Nagios
9 3 (0.75%) Cacti
9 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.75%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.50%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.50%) Terraform
10 2 (0.50%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 210 (52.24%) Cisco
2 105 (26.12%) VMware
3 81 (20.15%) Microsoft
4 58 (14.43%) Juniper
5 56 (13.93%) Palo Alto
6 55 (13.68%) SolarWinds
7 48 (11.94%) F5
8 40 (9.95%) Dell
9 34 (8.46%) CheckPoint
10 31 (7.71%) Meraki
11 30 (7.46%) HP
12 20 (4.98%) 3Com
13 19 (4.73%) Aruba
13 19 (4.73%) Fortinet
14 17 (4.23%) Symantec
15 16 (3.98%) ZyXEL
16 13 (3.23%) Kaspersky
16 13 (3.23%) Red Hat
17 12 (2.99%) Blue Coat
18 11 (2.74%) WatchGuard