The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 33 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.88% 5.17% 6.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 30.00% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 11
Median salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%

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
4 30 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.54% 17.24% 33.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 53
Median salary £36,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 1 (33.33%) DMZ
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Extranet
1 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (33.33%) HSRP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) VRRP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IP Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Debian
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
1 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft