Period
to 17 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 30 25
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 404 493 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.51% 7.35% 8.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.47% 35.65% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 357 396 648
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £25,525
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +3.53% +6.25%

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 1172 1383 1931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.89% 20.61% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1145 1663
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -4 81 £45,500 +21.33% 1
Reigate -23 71 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Redhill +22 28 £65,000 +23.81%
Woking +9 21 £55,000 +22.22%
Camberley -2 18 £40,000 +25.00%
Egham -23 14 £32,500 +16.07%
Godalming -4 13 £42,500 -4.49%
Staines +5 12 £55,000 +22.22%
Farnham -8 11 £35,000 +4.48%
Dorking +2 6 £22,500 -21.05%
Epsom -11 6 £33,750 -32.50%
Leatherhead -19 4 £39,000 -6.59% 1
Weybridge +2 2 £27,500 -54.17%
Chertsey -2 2 £37,500 +15.38%
Sunbury-on-Thames -7 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £29,000 -
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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.

1 171 (42.33%) Windows
2 169 (41.83%) Cisco
3 146 (36.14%) Active Directory
4 137 (33.91%) TCP/IP
5 124 (30.69%) VMware
6 118 (29.21%) Cisco Certification
7 103 (25.50%) WAN
8 96 (23.76%) Linux
8 96 (23.76%) Network Security
9 95 (23.51%) Finance
10 94 (23.27%) ITIL
11 93 (23.02%) CCNP
12 89 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 85 (21.04%) Microsoft
14 84 (20.79%) Windows Server
15 82 (20.30%) LAN
16 72 (17.82%) DNS
17 71 (17.57%) VPN
18 70 (17.33%) Information Security
18 70 (17.33%) Data Centre
19 69 (17.08%) Windows Server 2008
20 68 (16.83%) CISSP
21 61 (15.10%) Wireless
21 61 (15.10%) SQL Server
22 60 (14.85%) SQL
22 60 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
23 59 (14.60%) SAN
24 57 (14.11%) MS Exchange
25 56 (13.86%) DHCP
25 56 (13.86%) CISM

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 (14.11%) MS Exchange
2 37 (9.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 28 (6.93%) IIS
4 25 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (5.20%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (2.72%) Skype for Business
7 9 (2.23%) Apache
7 9 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.74%) nginx
11 2 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.50%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.48%) WebTrends
2 7 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 51 (12.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (12.38%) Office 365
3 39 (9.65%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (3.96%) SaaS
5 10 (2.48%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.99%) IaaS
6 4 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.74%) Amazon Glacier
7 3 (0.74%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.74%) AWS CloudTrail
7 3 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.74%) PaaS
8 2 (0.50%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.25%) G Suite
9 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 137 (33.91%) TCP/IP
2 103 (25.50%) WAN
3 96 (23.76%) Network Security
4 82 (20.30%) LAN
5 72 (17.82%) DNS
6 71 (17.57%) VPN
7 61 (15.10%) Wireless
8 59 (14.60%) SAN
9 56 (13.86%) DHCP
10 48 (11.88%) Cisco Nexus
11 46 (11.39%) Ethernet
11 46 (11.39%) VLAN
12 38 (9.41%) Cisco ASA
13 35 (8.66%) BGP
14 33 (8.17%) VoIP
15 29 (7.18%) Wi-Fi
16 28 (6.93%) NAS
17 27 (6.68%) OSPF
18 25 (6.19%) IPsec
19 24 (5.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (15.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (2.48%) MongoDB
4 7 (1.73%) Redis
4 7 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.50%) MySQL
7 2 (0.50%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (0.74%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.50%) JIRA
4 2 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 95 (23.51%) Finance
2 14 (3.47%) Banking
3 9 (2.23%) Financial Institution
4 7 (1.73%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.74%) Law
5 3 (0.74%) Legal
6 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.25%) Advertising
7 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.25%) Electronics
7 1 (0.25%) Marketing
7 1 (0.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (19.06%) Network Engineer
2 65 (16.09%) Analyst
3 46 (11.39%) Security Analyst
4 38 (9.41%) Administrator
5 34 (8.42%) Senior Network Engineer
6 32 (7.92%) Information Analyst
6 32 (7.92%) Information Security Analyst
7 31 (7.67%) Systems Administrator
8 30 (7.43%) Support Engineer
9 27 (6.68%) Network Manager
9 27 (6.68%) Security Engineer
10 26 (6.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 26 (6.44%) IT Support
11 23 (5.69%) Cisco Engineer
12 21 (5.20%) Infrastructure Manager
13 20 (4.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 18 (4.46%) Exchange Engineer
15 17 (4.21%) Network Support
16 16 (3.96%) Architect
16 16 (3.96%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.72%) CSS
2 10 (2.48%) HTML
3 8 (1.98%) Web Services
4 6 (1.49%) 802.1X
5 3 (0.74%) .NET
5 3 (0.74%) YAML
6 2 (0.50%) Java EE
6 2 (0.50%) JSON
6 2 (0.50%) Middleware
6 2 (0.50%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.50%) REST
6 2 (0.50%) SOAP
6 2 (0.50%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.50%) WSDL
6 2 (0.50%) XSD
7 1 (0.25%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 70 (17.33%) Data Centre
2 52 (12.87%) Management Information System
3 24 (5.94%) Computer Science
4 21 (5.20%) Driving Licence
5 19 (4.70%) PKI
6 18 (4.46%) Private Cloud
7 16 (3.96%) Clustering
8 15 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (3.22%) Client/Server
10 11 (2.72%) Enterprise Storage
11 9 (2.23%) NHS
12 6 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
13 5 (1.24%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.99%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 3 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
15 3 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
16 2 (0.50%) CCTV
16 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Cloud
16 2 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 171 (42.33%) Windows
2 96 (23.76%) Linux
3 84 (20.79%) Windows Server
4 69 (17.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (7.67%) Windows 10
6 31 (7.67%) Windows 7
7 26 (6.44%) CentOS
8 16 (3.96%) Unix
9 15 (3.71%) Ubuntu
10 14 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (2.97%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.24%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.74%) SUSE
13 3 (0.74%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.50%) AIX
14 2 (0.50%) Fedora
14 2 (0.50%) Solaris
15 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (23.27%) ITIL
2 70 (17.33%) Information Security
3 46 (11.39%) Penetration Testing
4 44 (10.89%) Security Management
5 42 (10.40%) Information Security Management
6 41 (10.15%) Network Monitoring
6 41 (10.15%) Process Improvement
7 40 (9.90%) DevOps
8 36 (8.91%) Network Management
9 35 (8.66%) Risk Analysis
10 34 (8.42%) Load Balancing
10 34 (8.42%) Risk Assessment
11 32 (7.92%) Cybersecurity
12 29 (7.18%) Disaster Recovery
13 28 (6.93%) Capacity Planning
14 27 (6.68%) Strategic Planning
15 25 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (6.19%) IT Governance
15 25 (6.19%) ITIL V3
15 25 (6.19%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 60 (14.85%) SQL
2 41 (10.15%) PowerShell
3 22 (5.45%) Bash Shell
4 15 (3.71%) Python
5 13 (3.22%) JavaScript
6 12 (2.97%) Ruby
7 10 (2.48%) C
8 6 (1.49%) Perl
9 5 (1.24%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.24%) VBScript
10 4 (0.99%) Java
11 3 (0.74%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 118 (29.21%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (23.02%) CCNP
3 68 (16.83%) CISSP
4 56 (13.86%) CISM
5 55 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 50 (12.38%) MCSE
7 42 (10.40%) CCNA
8 38 (9.41%) CRISC
9 36 (8.91%) Degree
10 33 (8.17%) GIAC
11 29 (7.18%) MCSA
12 27 (6.68%) Security Cleared
13 21 (5.20%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (3.71%) SC Cleared
15 12 (2.97%) CCIE
15 12 (2.97%) CESG Certified Professional
15 12 (2.97%) CISA
16 11 (2.72%) MCP
17 10 (2.48%) CCSE
17 10 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (11.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (6.93%) SLA
3 20 (4.95%) QA
4 14 (3.47%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.98%) ISO 9001
6 7 (1.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (1.24%) GDPR
8 2 (0.50%) RMADS
System Software
1 146 (36.14%) Active Directory
2 89 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (12.13%) Hyper-V
3 49 (12.13%) vSphere
4 12 (2.97%) Terminal Services
4 12 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (1.73%) Docker
5 7 (1.73%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (1.73%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.50%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.50%) pfSense
9 1 (0.25%) Firmware
9 1 (0.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 21 (5.20%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (3.47%) Puppet
3 13 (3.22%) Backup Exec
3 13 (3.22%) FortiGate
4 10 (2.48%) SCCM
5 8 (1.98%) Cisco Prime
5 8 (1.98%) SolarWinds Orion
5 8 (1.98%) WSUS
6 7 (1.73%) Nagios
6 7 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (1.73%) Opsview
6 7 (1.73%) Pingdom
6 7 (1.73%) SCOM
7 6 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (1.24%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.99%) vCenter Server
10 3 (0.74%) Cacti
10 3 (0.74%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.50%) TrustSec
12 1 (0.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 169 (41.83%) Cisco
2 124 (30.69%) VMware
3 85 (21.04%) Microsoft
4 51 (12.62%) Juniper
5 46 (11.39%) Palo Alto
6 45 (11.14%) CheckPoint
7 44 (10.89%) SolarWinds
8 37 (9.16%) Dell
9 34 (8.42%) F5
10 25 (6.19%) Meraki
11 20 (4.95%) HP
12 18 (4.46%) Fortinet
13 14 (3.47%) 3Com
13 14 (3.47%) EqualLogic
13 14 (3.47%) Red Hat
14 13 (3.22%) Aruba
14 13 (3.22%) Kaspersky
15 12 (2.97%) Blue Coat
16 11 (2.72%) Google
16 11 (2.72%) WatchGuard