The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 17 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 10.89% - 4.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 57.89% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £30,500 - £35,000
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 Huddersfield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 18.81% 1.61% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 3
Average salary £30,500 £21,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.86% -38.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Firewall
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Huddersfield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 (87.50%) CCNA
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
4 10 (62.50%) CCNP
4 10 (62.50%) WAN
5 9 (56.25%) VoIP
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (37.50%) WAAS
7 6 (37.50%) CCSE
7 6 (37.50%) CCSA
7 6 (37.50%) SNMP
7 6 (37.50%) Windows
7 6 (37.50%) LAN
8 4 (25.00%) ITIL
8 4 (25.00%) VPN
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (25.00%) Wireless
8 4 (25.00%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
8 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
8 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (25.00%) CMDB
8 4 (25.00%) Network Security
8 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (18.75%) ProCurve

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) WAN
2 9 (56.25%) VoIP
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (37.50%) WAAS
4 6 (37.50%) LAN
4 6 (37.50%) SNMP
5 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (25.00%) Wireless
5 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 4 (25.00%) Network Security
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) CMDB
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) Security Patching
2 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
2 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) CCNA
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (62.50%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) CCSA
3 6 (37.50%) CCSE
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) ProCurve
4 3 (18.75%) Aruba
4 3 (18.75%) F5