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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 26 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.17% 2.39% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 53.85% 18.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
26 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 11.45% 12.92% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 14
Average salary £39,966 £22,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.62% -44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £22,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Halifax

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 20 (95.24%) Cisco
1 20 (95.24%) CheckPoint
2 18 (85.71%) CCSA
2 18 (85.71%) CCSE
3 16 (76.19%) Banking
3 16 (76.19%) Online Banking
4 11 (52.38%) CCDP
4 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (47.62%) Finance
6 8 (38.10%) Retail
6 8 (38.10%) CCNA
7 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 6 (28.57%) PMI
8 6 (28.57%) PMI Certification
9 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 3 (14.29%) CCNP
10 3 (14.29%) VPN
11 2 (9.52%) Symantec
11 2 (9.52%) McAfee
11 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (9.52%) Clearswift
11 2 (9.52%) IPsec
11 2 (9.52%) ScanSafe
11 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (9.52%) Network Security
12 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
12 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (9.52%) IPsec
2 2 (9.52%) Network Security
General
1 16 (76.19%) Banking
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Administrator
1 9 (42.86%) Firewall Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Network Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.76%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) Online Banking
2 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (28.57%) PMI
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) CCSA
1 18 (85.71%) CCSE
2 11 (52.38%) CCDP
2 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (38.10%) CCNA
4 6 (28.57%) PMI Certification
5 3 (14.29%) CCNP
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Cisco
1 20 (95.24%) CheckPoint
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Symantec
3 2 (9.52%) McAfee
3 2 (9.52%) Clearswift
3 2 (9.52%) ScanSafe
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £50500.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago