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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 39 13 31
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.62% 11.35% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.25% 70.00% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 3
Median salary £50,000 £43,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.60% -21.36%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
16 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 8.38% 16.22% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 14
Median salary £52,500 £43,000 £28,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% +50.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,288
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 September 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) IIS
2 11 (64.71%) SharePoint
2 11 (64.71%) DTS
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (64.71%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (64.71%) Database Tuning
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (35.29%) F5
4 5 (29.41%) Rapid7
4 5 (29.41%) ScanSafe
4 5 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (29.41%) Mimecast
4 5 (29.41%) Nexpose
4 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Network Security
4 5 (29.41%) Nessus
4 5 (29.41%) Sophos
4 5 (29.41%) Clearswift
4 5 (29.41%) Legal
4 5 (29.41%) Information Security
4 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 5 (29.41%) CISSP
5 1 (5.88%) Firmware

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 11 (64.71%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (64.71%) IIS
1 11 (64.71%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (29.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Extranet
2 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Intranet
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) DTS
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (29.41%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Administrator
1 11 (64.71%) DBA
1 11 (64.71%) SQL DBA
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) IT Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) IT Security Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Network Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Network Security Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Security Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Network Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) IP Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Database Tuning
1 11 (64.71%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (29.41%) Information Security
2 5 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CISSP
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Nessus
1 5 (29.41%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle
3 6 (35.29%) F5
4 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 5 (29.41%) Clearswift
4 5 (29.41%) Rapid7
4 5 (29.41%) ScanSafe
4 5 (29.41%) Sophos