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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 37 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 21 20 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.72% 5.22% 13.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.81% 40.00% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 42
Average salary £36,250 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
64 50 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 14.38% 13.05% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 41 43 81
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £20,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 34 (73.91%) DNS
2 30 (65.22%) TCP/IP
2 30 (65.22%) UNIX
2 30 (65.22%) Shell Script
2 30 (65.22%) Performance Tuning
2 30 (65.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 24 (52.17%) SAN
3 24 (52.17%) Oracle
3 24 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 23 (50.00%) Linux
5 22 (47.83%) HPUX
6 20 (43.48%) HP
7 18 (39.13%) VMware
7 18 (39.13%) Business Continuity
8 16 (34.78%) Service Management
9 13 (28.26%) Cisco
9 13 (28.26%) Load Balancing
9 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (28.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
10 12 (26.09%) Windows
10 12 (26.09%) Finance
11 11 (23.91%) Java
11 11 (23.91%) SOA
11 11 (23.91%) Hyperion
11 11 (23.91%) Middleware
11 11 (23.91%) Oracle Fusion
11 11 (23.91%) Oracle BI EE
11 11 (23.91%) WebCenter

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 11 (23.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 34 (73.91%) DNS
2 30 (65.22%) TCP/IP
3 24 (52.17%) SAN
4 8 (17.39%) LAN
4 8 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (15.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (15.22%) WAN
5 7 (15.22%) VPN
5 7 (15.22%) IPsec
6 6 (13.04%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.35%) EIGRP
7 2 (4.35%) Wireless
7 2 (4.35%) SSL
7 2 (4.35%) WLAN
8 1 (2.17%) RIP
8 1 (2.17%) IPv4
8 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.17%) VLAN
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) Oracle BI EE
1 11 (23.91%) Oracle ODI
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
1 15 (32.61%) Technical Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Administrator
3 10 (21.74%) Network Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (19.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (19.57%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Network Support Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Network Support
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Middleware Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) HPUX Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (4.35%) UNIX Administrator
9 2 (4.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Head of Infrastructure
10 1 (2.17%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) Middleware
1 11 (23.91%) Oracle Fusion
1 11 (23.91%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Data Integration
2 8 (17.39%) HP StorageWorks
3 7 (15.22%) Replication
4 6 (13.04%) Firmware
5 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (65.22%) UNIX
2 23 (50.00%) Linux
3 22 (47.83%) HPUX
4 13 (28.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (26.09%) Windows
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) Performance Tuning
1 30 (65.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 24 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (39.13%) Business Continuity
4 16 (34.78%) Service Management
5 13 (28.26%) Load Balancing
6 11 (23.91%) SOA
7 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (15.22%) Capacity Management
9 6 (13.04%) Release Management
9 6 (13.04%) Problem Management
10 5 (10.87%) Line Management
10 5 (10.87%) ITIL
10 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (2.17%) Network Management
11 1 (2.17%) Network Design
11 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.17%) Matrix Management
11 1 (2.17%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) Shell Script
2 11 (23.91%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.22%) CCNP
3 6 (13.04%) CCNA
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.70%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
3 7 (15.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Oracle
2 23 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 20 (43.48%) HP
4 18 (39.13%) VMware
5 13 (28.26%) Cisco
6 11 (23.91%) Hyperion
7 9 (19.57%) 3PAR
8 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.22%) Citrix
9 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.17%) Nokia
10 1 (2.17%) Juniper
10 1 (2.17%) F5
10 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum + Training and Certifications
Posted: 3 days ago