The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 68 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Contract jobs citing Firewall 41 50 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.70% 3.78% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.16% 22.52% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 7
Median daily rate £401 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +52.63%
Firewall
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
185 222 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.20% 16.79% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 147 83
Median daily rate £390 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £27.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +27.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Firewall across the Leeds region.

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Leeds region.

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 55 (61.80%) Cisco
2 33 (37.08%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (33.71%) VMware
4 23 (25.84%) Linux
5 22 (24.72%) WAN
5 22 (24.72%) LAN
6 21 (23.60%) Windows
6 21 (23.60%) CCNP
6 21 (23.60%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
8 19 (21.35%) VPN
8 19 (21.35%) Palo Alto
9 18 (20.22%) Network Security
10 16 (17.98%) CISSP
10 16 (17.98%) CheckPoint
10 16 (17.98%) Internet
10 16 (17.98%) Data Centre
11 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (16.85%) ITIL
12 14 (15.73%) Security Management
12 14 (15.73%) MCSA
12 14 (15.73%) Load Balancing
12 14 (15.73%) PCI DSS
12 14 (15.73%) CEH
13 13 (14.61%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (14.61%) OSPF
14 12 (13.48%) DNS
14 12 (13.48%) F5
14 12 (13.48%) Ethical Hacking
14 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (5.62%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.49%) CloudStack
2 4 (4.49%) JBoss
2 4 (4.49%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.25%) IIS
3 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.12%) Apache
4 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Office 365
2 2 (2.25%) IaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.72%) LAN
1 22 (24.72%) WAN
2 19 (21.35%) VPN
3 18 (20.22%) Network Security
4 16 (17.98%) Internet
5 13 (14.61%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (14.61%) OSPF
6 12 (13.48%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (13.48%) DNS
7 11 (12.36%) BGP
8 9 (10.11%) MPLS
9 7 (7.87%) EIGRP
9 7 (7.87%) HSRP
9 7 (7.87%) VRRP
10 6 (6.74%) SSL
11 5 (5.62%) FWSM
11 5 (5.62%) SAN
12 4 (4.49%) FTP
12 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
12 4 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) MySQL
3 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.37%) Informix
4 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.25%) Redis
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.12%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.74%) Jenkins
1 6 (6.74%) Sonatype Nexus
1 6 (6.74%) Subversion
2 2 (2.25%) Hudson
2 2 (2.25%) JIRA
2 2 (2.25%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (10.11%) Games
2 6 (6.74%) Finance
3 3 (3.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (26.97%) Network Engineer
2 19 (21.35%) Architect
3 15 (16.85%) Security Specialist
4 9 (10.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (8.99%) Applications Architect
6 7 (7.87%) Cisco Architect
6 7 (7.87%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (7.87%) Lead Architect
6 7 (7.87%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Security Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) VMware Architect
8 5 (5.62%) Administrator
8 5 (5.62%) Design Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Network Design Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Security Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Implementation Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Network Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.87%) ActiveMQ
1 7 (7.87%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (6.74%) Middleware
3 5 (5.62%) Servlets
4 2 (2.25%) .NET
5 1 (1.12%) ELK Stack
5 1 (1.12%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (4.49%) Clustering
3 4 (4.49%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.37%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.37%) Replication
5 2 (2.25%) PKI
6 1 (1.12%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.12%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.12%) NHS
6 1 (1.12%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.12%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.84%) Linux
2 21 (23.60%) Windows
3 10 (11.24%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.74%) Unix
6 5 (5.62%) AIX
6 5 (5.62%) HPUX
6 5 (5.62%) SUSE
7 1 (1.12%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.85%) ITIL
2 14 (15.73%) Load Balancing
2 14 (15.73%) Security Management
3 12 (13.48%) Ethical Hacking
4 11 (12.36%) Incident Management
5 10 (11.24%) Data Security
6 7 (7.87%) Migration
6 7 (7.87%) SIEM
7 6 (6.74%) Computer Security
7 6 (6.74%) High Availability
7 6 (6.74%) Network Design
8 5 (5.62%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.62%) DDoS Mitigation
8 5 (5.62%) DevOps
8 5 (5.62%) Information Security
9 4 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.49%) WAN Optimisation
10 3 (3.37%) Deep Packet Inspection
10 3 (3.37%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.37%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.87%) SQL
2 6 (6.74%) Java
3 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.49%) Perl
3 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.49%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.25%) PHP
5 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (37.08%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (23.60%) CCNP
3 16 (17.98%) CISSP
4 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (15.73%) CEH
5 14 (15.73%) MCSA
6 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared
7 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
8 8 (8.99%) CCNA
9 6 (6.74%) CCIE
10 4 (4.49%) JNCIS
11 3 (3.37%) CISA
11 3 (3.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (2.25%) CCDP
12 2 (2.25%) CCSP
12 2 (2.25%) CISM
12 2 (2.25%) CREST Certified
12 2 (2.25%) Degree
12 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
12 2 (2.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.73%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.49%) ISO 9000
2 4 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.37%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (23.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.74%) VMware ESX
2 6 (6.74%) vSphere
3 5 (5.62%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.62%) KVM
3 5 (5.62%) vCloud
3 5 (5.62%) Xen
4 2 (2.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.12%) Docker
5 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (3.37%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.25%) Cacti
3 2 (2.25%) Graphite
3 2 (2.25%) Nagios
3 2 (2.25%) Nessus
3 2 (2.25%) Opsview
4 1 (1.12%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.12%) Puppet
4 1 (1.12%) SCCM
4 1 (1.12%) SCOM
4 1 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (61.80%) Cisco
2 30 (33.71%) VMware
3 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
4 19 (21.35%) Palo Alto
5 16 (17.98%) CheckPoint
6 12 (13.48%) F5
7 11 (12.36%) HP
8 9 (10.11%) Fortinet
9 8 (8.99%) Red Hat
10 7 (7.87%) EMC
10 7 (7.87%) IBM
10 7 (7.87%) Juniper
11 5 (5.62%) Oracle
11 5 (5.62%) Riverbed
12 4 (4.49%) Meraki
12 4 (4.49%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.49%) Sourcefire
13 3 (3.37%) Splunk
13 3 (3.37%) Veritas
14 2 (2.25%) Akamai
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