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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 25 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.09% 6.06% 2.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 52.00% 51.85% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 4
Median salary £50,000 £44,125 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.31% -19.77%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
25 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 17.48% 11.69% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 26
Median salary £40,000 £39,858 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +77.14%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 23 July 2016, 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 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 17 (70.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 14 (58.33%) Oracle
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (58.33%) IIS
3 14 (58.33%) SharePoint
3 14 (58.33%) DTS
3 14 (58.33%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (54.17%) Database Tuning
4 13 (54.17%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
6 5 (20.83%) Nessus
6 5 (20.83%) Network Security
6 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Rapid7
6 5 (20.83%) ScanSafe
6 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (20.83%) Mimecast
6 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
6 5 (20.83%) Nexpose
6 5 (20.83%) F5
6 5 (20.83%) Information Security
6 5 (20.83%) Legal
6 5 (20.83%) Sophos
6 5 (20.83%) Clearswift
6 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.83%) CISSP

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 14 (58.33%) BizTalk Server
1 14 (58.33%) IIS
1 14 (58.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.83%) Mimecast
3 3 (12.50%) IaaS
3 3 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Network Security
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) DTS
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Administrator
2 14 (58.33%) DBA
2 14 (58.33%) SQL DBA
3 7 (29.17%) Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) IT Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Security Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Network Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Network Security Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Firewall Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Network Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) Azure Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Database Tuning
1 13 (54.17%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.83%) Information Security
2 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (12.50%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) CISSP
2 2 (8.33%) CCDP
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) CCSA
2 2 (8.33%) CCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Nessus
1 5 (20.83%) Nexpose
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 14 (58.33%) Oracle
4 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
5 5 (20.83%) Clearswift
5 5 (20.83%) F5
5 5 (20.83%) Rapid7
5 5 (20.83%) ScanSafe
5 5 (20.83%) Sophos
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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