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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 26 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 28 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 6.86% 6.15% 10.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.44% 51.16% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 25
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,750 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
63 43 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 15.44% 12.01% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 53 24 43
Average salary £40,000 £37,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +40.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bradford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 23 (50.00%) Cisco
2 20 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (43.48%) DNS
2 20 (43.48%) ITIL
3 18 (39.13%) Windows
3 18 (39.13%) CCNP
4 17 (36.96%) CheckPoint
5 16 (34.78%) BGP
5 16 (34.78%) TCP/IP
6 15 (32.61%) Service Delivery
6 15 (32.61%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (30.43%) Internet
7 14 (30.43%) VoIP
7 14 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (30.43%) Spanning Tree
7 14 (30.43%) Data Centre
8 13 (28.26%) HP
8 13 (28.26%) VMware
9 12 (26.09%) Business Continuity
9 12 (26.09%) Service Management
9 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
9 12 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 12 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
10 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
10 11 (23.91%) Linux
11 10 (21.74%) Replication

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) Office 365
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) DNS
2 16 (34.78%) BGP
2 16 (34.78%) TCP/IP
3 15 (32.61%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (30.43%) Internet
4 14 (30.43%) Spanning Tree
4 14 (30.43%) VoIP
5 7 (15.22%) VPN
6 5 (10.87%) SAN
7 4 (8.70%) LAN
7 4 (8.70%) Skype
8 3 (6.52%) IPsec
8 3 (6.52%) Wireless
8 3 (6.52%) WLAN
9 2 (4.35%) DHCP
9 2 (4.35%) OSPF
9 2 (4.35%) SSL
9 2 (4.35%) VLAN
9 2 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) AnthillPro
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Network Engineer
2 15 (32.61%) Cisco Engineer
2 15 (32.61%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Administrator
3 7 (15.22%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Lead Network Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) HP Storage Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) HPUX Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Project Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Storage Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Linux Scripter
6 3 (6.52%) Linux Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 10 (21.74%) Replication
3 4 (8.70%) HP Storage
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
3 6 (13.04%) Unix
4 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.70%) HPUX
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.17%) AIX
8 1 (2.17%) Android
8 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.17%) Solaris
8 1 (2.17%) VMS
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) ITIL
2 15 (32.61%) Service Delivery
3 12 (26.09%) Business Continuity
3 12 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 12 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (26.09%) Service Management
4 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
5 7 (15.22%) Capacity Management
6 4 (8.70%) Network Design
7 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.52%) Data Security
7 3 (6.52%) Information Security
7 3 (6.52%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (6.52%) Scrum
8 2 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (4.35%) Migration
8 2 (4.35%) Open Source
8 2 (4.35%) Security Operations
9 1 (2.17%) Email Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
2 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
2 5 (10.87%) Python
3 3 (6.52%) Ruby
4 2 (4.35%) Perl
4 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (39.13%) CCNP
3 6 (13.04%) CCNA
4 4 (8.70%) CCDA
4 4 (8.70%) CCDP
4 4 (8.70%) CCIE
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.52%) CISSP
6 2 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (2.17%) CCSA
7 1 (2.17%) CCSE
7 1 (2.17%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.17%) MCSA
7 1 (2.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
1 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (17.39%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.35%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.17%) vSphere
5 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Cisco
2 17 (36.96%) CheckPoint
3 13 (28.26%) HP
3 13 (28.26%) VMware
4 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.70%) 3PAR
6 4 (8.70%) Avaya
6 4 (8.70%) Oracle
6 4 (8.70%) Veritas
7 2 (4.35%) Juniper
8 1 (2.17%) Draytek
8 1 (2.17%) F5
8 1 (2.17%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.17%) Google
8 1 (2.17%) Meraki
8 1 (2.17%) NetApp
8 1 (2.17%) Splunk
8 1 (2.17%) Symantec
8 1 (2.17%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Car
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