The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 47 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.65% 1.50% 3.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.02% 11.63% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 5
Average salary £35,000 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £43,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £68,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Firewall
North 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 Harrogate region.

Communications & Networking Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
122 43 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 29.40% 12.91% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 119 42 20
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Firewall
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Harrogate

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (45.45%) VPN
3 10 (45.45%) MPLS
3 10 (45.45%) BGP
3 10 (45.45%) FortiGate
4 9 (40.91%) Network Security
4 9 (40.91%) OSPF
4 9 (40.91%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 8 (36.36%) Juniper
5 8 (36.36%) CCNP
5 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (31.82%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (31.82%) Perl
6 7 (31.82%) LAN
6 7 (31.82%) WAN
7 6 (27.27%) ADSL
7 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 6 (27.27%) NetScaler
8 5 (22.73%) UNIX
8 5 (22.73%) IPv4
8 5 (22.73%) IPv6
8 5 (22.73%) CCIE
9 4 (18.18%) RIP
9 4 (18.18%) DNS
9 4 (18.18%) PHP
9 4 (18.18%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) Python
9 4 (18.18%) MS Excel

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Apache
1 3 (13.64%) nginx
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) VPN
1 10 (45.45%) MPLS
1 10 (45.45%) BGP
2 9 (40.91%) OSPF
2 9 (40.91%) Network Security
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 7 (31.82%) WAN
4 7 (31.82%) LAN
4 7 (31.82%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (27.27%) NetScaler
5 6 (27.27%) ADSL
6 5 (22.73%) IPv4
6 5 (22.73%) IPv6
7 4 (18.18%) DNS
7 4 (18.18%) VoIP
7 4 (18.18%) RIP
8 3 (13.64%) SMTP
8 3 (13.64%) Broadband
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Network Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Network Implementation Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Implementation Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Project Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) Junior
5 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) CCTV
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) UNIX
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) CentOS
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Network Design
1 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (13.64%) Release Management
1 3 (13.64%) Open Source
1 3 (13.64%) Network Management
1 3 (13.64%) DevOps
2 1 (4.55%) Security Patching
2 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
2 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Perl
2 4 (18.18%) PHP
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CCNP
3 5 (22.73%) CCIE
4 2 (9.09%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
2 1 (4.55%) XenServer
2 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) FortiGate
2 3 (13.64%) Nagios
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) Nessus
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) Juniper
3 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) Brocade
5 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.55%) Veeam
6 1 (4.55%) Isilon
6 1 (4.55%) F5
6 1 (4.55%) Huawei
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) EMC
6 1 (4.55%) Avaya
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp