Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sussex 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East > Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 9 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sussex 8.20% 6.38% 16.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 83.33% 30.00% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 15
Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +43.75% -
10th Percentile £48,500 £51,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £51,500 £59,350 £47,000
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 Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 6 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sussex 9.84% 21.28% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 14
Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% -23.81%
10th Percentile £48,500 £25,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £51,500 £66,300 £62,750
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 Sussex

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Sussex

Firewall
Salary Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall in Sussex.

Salary trend for Firewall in Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Mimecast
3 1 (20.00%) SANS
3 1 (20.00%) GDPR
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) SSCP
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) COBIT
3 1 (20.00%) Qualys
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Tufin
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sussex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Mimecast
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Security Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SANS
1 1 (20.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Qualys
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk
1 1 (20.00%) Tufin