Cisco Firepower Jobs

Cisco Firepower (formerly Sourcefire Firepower)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Cisco Firepower skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Cisco Firepower over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 708 750 1033
Rank change year-on-year +42 +283 -136
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Firepower 171 124 247
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 0.93% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 115 101 170
10th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £48,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.55% -
75th Percentile £71,379 £72,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK

Cisco Firepower falls under the Communications and Computer Networking category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 11,938 13,296 22,889
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 12.47% 16.03% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7,842 7,491 12,433
10th Percentile £26,500 £28,500 £28,250
25th Percentile £33,000 £36,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,253 £52,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.21% -0.95% +5.00%
75th Percentile £63,750 £70,167 £70,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £87,419 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

Cisco Firepower
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cisco Firepower as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Firepower in the UK

Cisco Firepower
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco Firepower.

Salary trend for Cisco Firepower in the UK

Cisco Firepower
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco Firepower over the 6 months to 21 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Cisco Firepower in the UK

Cisco Firepower
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Firepower within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England +107 166 £57,500 +4.55% 10
UK excluding London -9 122 £55,000 - 5
South East +47 69 £55,000 +0.46% 4
Work from Home +56 64 £70,000 +16.67% 4
London +88 41 £65,000 +23.81% 5
North of England +24 25 £60,593 +21.19% 1
Midlands -10 25 £55,000 -4.35%
North West +14 24 £61,185 +52.96% 1
West Midlands +4 24 £53,750 -6.52%
Scotland -46 2 £71,250 +1.79%
Yorkshire +38 1 £60,000 -
South West -13 1 £55,000 +22.22%
East of England -24 1 - -
East Midlands -29 1 £72,500 +80.03%

Cisco Firepower
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.45%) Azure
2 14 (8.19%) AWS
3 5 (2.92%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (2.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (1.75%) IaaS
6 2 (1.17%) PaaS
6 2 (1.17%) SaaS
7 1 (0.58%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.58%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.58%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 91 (53.22%) Firewall
2 74 (43.27%) WAN
3 72 (42.11%) SD-WAN
4 57 (33.33%) BGP
5 53 (30.99%) Cisco ASA
6 51 (29.82%) OSPF
7 45 (26.32%) Cisco ISE
8 42 (24.56%) Network Security
9 41 (23.98%) VPN
10 34 (19.88%) IPsec
11 29 (16.96%) EIGRP
12 28 (16.37%) VLAN
13 27 (15.79%) NGFW
14 24 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
14 24 (14.04%) SSL
15 22 (12.87%) HSRP
16 20 (11.70%) LAN
17 19 (11.11%) TCP/IP
18 17 (9.94%) Ethernet
18 17 (9.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 18 (10.53%) Social Skills
2 13 (7.60%) Finance
3 10 (5.85%) Public Sector
4 5 (2.92%) Banking
5 4 (2.34%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.34%) Retail
6 2 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.17%) Law
6 2 (1.17%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.17%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.58%) Billing
7 1 (0.58%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (0.58%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (0.58%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 84 (49.12%) Network Engineer
2 76 (44.44%) Senior
3 44 (25.73%) Architect
4 36 (21.05%) Cisco Architect
4 36 (21.05%) Cisco Security Architect
4 36 (21.05%) Security Architect
4 36 (21.05%) Senior Architect
4 36 (21.05%) Senior Cisco Architect
4 36 (21.05%) Senior Security Architect
5 24 (14.04%) Consultant
6 23 (13.45%) Network Consultant
7 21 (12.28%) Security Consultant
8 20 (11.70%) Network Security Consultant
8 20 (11.70%) Senior Consultant
8 20 (11.70%) Senior Network Consultant
8 20 (11.70%) Senior Network Engineer
9 18 (10.53%) Cybersecurity Architect
10 17 (9.94%) Senior Network Security Consultant
10 17 (9.94%) Senior Security Consultant
11 15 (8.77%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 65 (38.01%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (0.58%) CMDB
3 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
3 1 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (0.58%) Tandem
3 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.09%) Linux
1 7 (4.09%) Windows
2 6 (3.51%) Windows 10
3 5 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (2.92%) Windows Server 2016
3 5 (2.92%) Windows Server 2019
4 4 (2.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.15%) Time Management
2 42 (24.56%) Cybersecurity
3 38 (22.22%) Presales
4 36 (21.05%) Analytics
4 36 (21.05%) Customer Engagement
4 36 (21.05%) Software Licensing
5 23 (13.45%) Project Delivery
6 20 (11.70%) ITIL
7 19 (11.11%) Migration
8 15 (8.77%) Network Management
9 13 (7.60%) Agile
10 12 (7.02%) Mentoring
11 11 (6.43%) ITSM
12 8 (4.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (4.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 8 (4.68%) Scenario Testing
12 8 (4.68%) Service Delivery
13 7 (4.09%) Commercial Awareness
13 7 (4.09%) Network Design
14 6 (3.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.92%) Python
2 4 (2.34%) Bash
3 3 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 122 (71.35%) Cisco Certification
2 112 (65.50%) CCNP
3 71 (41.52%) Security Cleared
4 68 (39.77%) CCNA
5 48 (28.07%) SC Cleared
6 37 (21.64%) Degree
7 23 (13.45%) DV Cleared
8 20 (11.70%) CCIE
9 11 (6.43%) JNCIS
10 9 (5.26%) CCSA
10 9 (5.26%) CCSE
11 6 (3.51%) JNCIA
12 4 (2.34%) MCSA
12 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (2.34%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.58%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 1 (0.58%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.09%) GDPR
2 5 (2.92%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.43%) VMware NSX
2 10 (5.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.92%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.17%) NFS
4 2 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.17%) vSphere
5 1 (0.58%) Docker
5 1 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 36 (21.05%) Stealthwatch
2 17 (9.94%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.34%) Nessus
4 3 (1.75%) Endace
4 3 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.75%) WSUS
5 2 (1.17%) Ansible
5 2 (1.17%) HAProxy
5 2 (1.17%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.58%) Nagios
6 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 163 (95.32%) Cisco
2 63 (36.84%) F5
3 57 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 51 (29.82%) Microsoft
5 50 (29.24%) Juniper
6 48 (28.07%) Meraki
7 36 (21.05%) Adobe
7 36 (21.05%) Apple
8 30 (17.54%) CheckPoint
9 29 (16.96%) Fortinet
10 21 (12.28%) Aruba
10 21 (12.28%) VMware
11 14 (8.19%) SolarWinds
12 12 (7.02%) Citrix
13 5 (2.92%) Red Hat
14 4 (2.34%) McAfee
15 3 (1.75%) Avaya
15 3 (1.75%) Clearswift
15 3 (1.75%) IBM
15 3 (1.75%) Oracle