The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 15 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 16 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.25% 2.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 19.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 Halifax region.

Communications & Networking Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 13.87% 12.00% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 13
Average salary £40,000 £24,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.26% -45.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £22,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Firewall
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Halifax

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Halifax

Firewall
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 19 (95.00%) Cisco
1 19 (95.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (95.00%) CCSA
1 19 (95.00%) CCSE
2 17 (85.00%) Banking
2 17 (85.00%) Online Banking
3 10 (50.00%) Finance
4 9 (45.00%) CCNA
4 9 (45.00%) CCDP
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (40.00%) Retail
5 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
6 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (35.00%) PMI
6 7 (35.00%) PMI Certification
7 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
8 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
8 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.00%) ITIL
8 1 (5.00%) VPN
8 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
General
1 17 (85.00%) Banking
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall Administrator
1 7 (35.00%) Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) Online Banking
2 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (35.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) CCSA
1 19 (95.00%) CCSE
2 9 (45.00%) CCNA
2 9 (45.00%) CCDP
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (35.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
1 19 (95.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
Halifax, Yorkshire
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: £45K - £55K + Car Allowance + Shift Allowance (£15k) + Bonus, Excellen
Posted: 13 hours ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago