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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 39 50 71
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +21
Contract jobs citing Firewall 75 54 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.09% 3.51% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.88% 24.11% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 8
Median daily rate £425 £350 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £230 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.25 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+53.26% +24.32%
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
215 224 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.59% 14.55% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 142 88
Median daily rate £400 £348 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £160 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £420 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Median hourly rate £10.20 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.66% +4.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 61 (53.98%) Cisco
2 39 (34.51%) VMware
3 35 (30.97%) Network Security
4 34 (30.09%) Windows
5 33 (29.20%) Linux
6 30 (26.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 29 (25.66%) Palo Alto
8 28 (24.78%) LAN
8 28 (24.78%) WAN
9 24 (21.24%) Microsoft
10 23 (20.35%) VPN
10 23 (20.35%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (20.35%) Load Balancing
11 22 (19.47%) CCNP
11 22 (19.47%) CheckPoint
12 17 (15.04%) BGP
12 17 (15.04%) Security Cleared
13 16 (14.16%) Fortinet
13 16 (14.16%) Internet
13 16 (14.16%) Data Centre
14 15 (13.27%) Windows Server
14 15 (13.27%) DNS
15 14 (12.39%) OSPF
15 14 (12.39%) Cisco Nexus
16 13 (11.50%) Vulnerability Management
16 13 (11.50%) Citrix
16 13 (11.50%) Cisco ASA
17 12 (10.62%) Juniper
17 12 (10.62%) SQL Server
18 11 (9.73%) Red Hat

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 6 (5.31%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.42%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.54%) CloudStack
3 4 (3.54%) JBoss
4 2 (1.77%) Apache
4 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.77%) IIS
4 2 (1.77%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.88%) Confluence
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.88%) nginx
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (8.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Office 365
2 2 (1.77%) IaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 35 (30.97%) Network Security
2 28 (24.78%) LAN
2 28 (24.78%) WAN
3 23 (20.35%) VPN
4 17 (15.04%) BGP
5 16 (14.16%) Internet
6 15 (13.27%) DNS
7 14 (12.39%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (12.39%) OSPF
8 13 (11.50%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (9.73%) MPLS
9 11 (9.73%) Reverse Proxy
10 9 (7.96%) FTP
10 9 (7.96%) SSL
11 6 (5.31%) EIGRP
11 6 (5.31%) SAN
12 4 (3.54%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (3.54%) FWSM
12 4 (3.54%) HSRP
12 4 (3.54%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.19%) MySQL
3 6 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.77%) Informix
5 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.77%) Redis
5 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.88%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.19%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.31%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (5.31%) Subversion
3 2 (1.77%) JIRA
3 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.88%) Gitweb
4 1 (0.88%) Hudson
4 1 (0.88%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.88%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (7.08%) Games
2 5 (4.42%) Finance
3 2 (1.77%) Banking
3 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (25.66%) Network Engineer
2 21 (18.58%) Architect
3 11 (9.73%) Analyst
3 11 (9.73%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (9.73%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (9.73%) Security Engineer
4 10 (8.85%) Security Analyst
5 9 (7.96%) Administrator
6 8 (7.08%) Applications Architect
6 8 (7.08%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (6.19%) Cisco Architect
7 7 (6.19%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (6.19%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.19%) Lead Architect
7 7 (6.19%) Technical Leader
8 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.31%) VMware Architect
9 5 (4.42%) IT Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.08%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (6.19%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (6.19%) Middleware
3 6 (5.31%) Servlets
4 1 (0.88%) .NET
4 1 (0.88%) ELK Stack
4 1 (0.88%) LAMP
4 1 (0.88%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.16%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.31%) Algorithms
2 6 (5.31%) Cryptography
3 5 (4.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.54%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.54%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.65%) Clustering
5 3 (2.65%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.65%) Replication
6 2 (1.77%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.77%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.77%) SCADA
6 2 (1.77%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.88%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.88%) IBM XIV
7 1 (0.88%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.88%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.09%) Windows
2 33 (29.20%) Linux
3 15 (13.27%) Windows Server
4 10 (8.85%) Unix
5 8 (7.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.31%) AIX
6 6 (5.31%) HPUX
6 6 (5.31%) SUSE
6 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.77%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.88%) CentOS
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.35%) Load Balancing
2 13 (11.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 11 (9.73%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (9.73%) High Availability
4 10 (8.85%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (8.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (7.96%) DevOps
6 8 (7.08%) Information Assurance
7 7 (6.19%) Migration
8 6 (5.31%) Information Security
8 6 (5.31%) SIEM
9 5 (4.42%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 5 (4.42%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.42%) Virtual Environments
9 5 (4.42%) Web Operations
10 4 (3.54%) DDoS Mitigation
11 3 (2.65%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (2.65%) Change Control
11 3 (2.65%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (2.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.96%) Java
2 8 (7.08%) SQL
3 4 (3.54%) PHP
3 4 (3.54%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.65%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.65%) Perl
4 3 (2.65%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.88%) C
5 1 (0.88%) Lisp
5 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (20.35%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (19.47%) CCNP
3 17 (15.04%) Security Cleared
4 11 (9.73%) CCNA
5 9 (7.96%) JNCIS
5 9 (7.96%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.42%) CCIE
7 4 (3.54%) CISSP
7 4 (3.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.65%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.77%) CCDA
9 2 (1.77%) CISA
9 2 (1.77%) Degree
9 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.77%) SANS
9 2 (1.77%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.88%) CCSP
10 1 (0.88%) ISEB
10 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (26.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.96%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.19%) vSphere
4 6 (5.31%) KVM
4 6 (5.31%) Xen
5 5 (4.42%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.42%) vCloud
5 5 (4.42%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.54%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.77%) Docker
8 2 (1.77%) XenApp
9 1 (0.88%) NFS
9 1 (0.88%) Squid
9 1 (0.88%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (2.65%) Puppet
3 2 (1.77%) Graphite
3 2 (1.77%) Nagios
3 2 (1.77%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.77%) SCCM
3 2 (1.77%) SCOM
4 1 (0.88%) Cacti
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.88%) Grafana
4 1 (0.88%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.88%) Nessus
4 1 (0.88%) OPNET
4 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.88%) StatsD
4 1 (0.88%) Terraform
4 1 (0.88%) WMI
4 1 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (53.98%) Cisco
2 39 (34.51%) VMware
3 29 (25.66%) Palo Alto
4 24 (21.24%) Microsoft
5 22 (19.47%) CheckPoint
6 16 (14.16%) Fortinet
7 13 (11.50%) Citrix
8 12 (10.62%) Juniper
9 11 (9.73%) Red Hat
10 10 (8.85%) F5
10 10 (8.85%) Intel Security
10 10 (8.85%) Oracle
11 9 (7.96%) Sourcefire
12 8 (7.08%) IBM
13 7 (6.19%) EMC
13 7 (6.19%) HP
14 5 (4.42%) Splunk
15 2 (1.77%) Akamai
15 2 (1.77%) Equitrac
15 2 (1.77%) ScanSafe
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