The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 34 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 30 19 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 6.04% 4.95% 13.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.12% 41.30% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 39
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,625 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 46 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 13.68% 11.98% 25.96%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 75
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Bradford

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bradford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 35 (61.40%) DNS
2 32 (56.14%) VMware
3 30 (52.63%) Shell Script
3 30 (52.63%) TCP/IP
3 30 (52.63%) UNIX
3 30 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
3 30 (52.63%) Performance Monitoring
4 29 (50.88%) SAN
5 28 (49.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (45.61%) Cisco
7 25 (43.86%) HP
8 23 (40.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (38.60%) Business Continuity
10 21 (36.84%) Red Hat
10 21 (36.84%) Oracle
10 21 (36.84%) Linux
11 20 (35.09%) Service Management
12 19 (33.33%) HPUX
13 17 (29.82%) Finance
13 17 (29.82%) Windows
13 17 (29.82%) Active Directory
14 16 (28.07%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (28.07%) LAN
14 16 (28.07%) WAN
15 15 (26.32%) VPN
15 15 (26.32%) Citrix
15 15 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 15 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (24.56%) Load Balancing
16 14 (24.56%) Problem Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.75%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 35 (61.40%) DNS
2 30 (52.63%) TCP/IP
3 29 (50.88%) SAN
4 16 (28.07%) LAN
4 16 (28.07%) WAN
4 16 (28.07%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (26.32%) VPN
6 14 (24.56%) IPsec
7 11 (19.30%) NetScaler
8 7 (12.28%) EIGRP
9 6 (10.53%) HSRP
9 6 (10.53%) VLAN
9 6 (10.53%) IPv4
10 3 (5.26%) SSL
11 2 (3.51%) Wireless
11 2 (3.51%) WLAN
12 1 (1.75%) DHCP
12 1 (1.75%) FTP
12 1 (1.75%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle ODI
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 17 (29.82%) Analyst
2 17 (29.82%) Technical Analyst
3 16 (28.07%) Administrator
4 14 (24.56%) Support Engineer
4 14 (24.56%) Network Support Engineer
4 14 (24.56%) Network Support
5 11 (19.30%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (19.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 11 (19.30%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Network Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) HPUX Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Head of Infrastructure
9 2 (3.51%) Middleware Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) UNIX Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) Middleware
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle Fusion
1 7 (12.28%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Replication
2 7 (12.28%) HP StorageWorks
3 6 (10.53%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (52.63%) UNIX
2 21 (36.84%) Linux
3 19 (33.33%) HPUX
4 17 (29.82%) Windows
5 15 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
1 30 (52.63%) Performance Monitoring
2 28 (49.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (38.60%) Business Continuity
4 20 (35.09%) Service Management
5 14 (24.56%) Load Balancing
5 14 (24.56%) Problem Management
5 14 (24.56%) Release Management
6 10 (17.54%) Capacity Management
7 7 (12.28%) SOA
8 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.53%) ITIL
9 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.77%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (8.77%) Line Management
10 2 (3.51%) Network Load Balancing
11 1 (1.75%) Matrix Management
11 1 (1.75%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.75%) Network Design
11 1 (1.75%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) Shell Script
2 7 (12.28%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) SQL
3 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.79%) CCNP
3 8 (14.04%) CCNA
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.02%) MCSE
5 1 (1.75%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (40.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (29.82%) Active Directory
3 14 (24.56%) Firmware
4 10 (17.54%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) SCCM
1 1 (1.75%) SCOM
1 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.75%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 32 (56.14%) VMware
2 26 (45.61%) Cisco
3 25 (43.86%) HP
4 21 (36.84%) Red Hat
4 21 (36.84%) Oracle
5 15 (26.32%) Citrix
6 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
7 10 (17.54%) 3PAR
8 7 (12.28%) Hyperion
9 5 (8.77%) Riverbed
10 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.51%) F5
12 1 (1.75%) BT
12 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.75%) Nokia
12 1 (1.75%) Juniper
12 1 (1.75%) Dell
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