The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 44 40 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 175 201 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.16% 6.07% 4.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.18% 31.36% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 155 147 82
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
621 641 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.31% 19.35% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 487 443 392
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Firewall
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Leeds

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Leeds

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 321 (74.65%) Cisco
2 255 (59.30%) Cisco Certification
3 208 (48.37%) CCNP
4 173 (40.23%) Network Security
5 164 (38.14%) CheckPoint
6 147 (34.19%) LAN
6 147 (34.19%) WAN
7 135 (31.40%) CCNA
8 125 (29.07%) MPLS
8 125 (29.07%) Windows
9 124 (28.84%) Cisco ASA
10 94 (21.86%) ITIL
11 90 (20.93%) Linux
11 90 (20.93%) BGP
12 88 (20.47%) VMware
13 83 (19.30%) VoIP
14 76 (17.67%) E-Commerce
15 74 (17.21%) Load Balancing
16 67 (15.58%) Active Directory
17 66 (15.35%) VPN
18 63 (14.65%) Project Management
19 60 (13.95%) OSPF
19 60 (13.95%) CCSP
20 58 (13.49%) Incident Management
20 58 (13.49%) VMware Infrastructure
21 57 (13.26%) DNS
21 57 (13.26%) CCSA
22 55 (12.79%) Cisco Nexus
23 51 (11.86%) Microsoft
24 50 (11.63%) SSL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 25 (5.81%) MS Exchange
2 23 (5.35%) Apache
3 19 (4.42%) IIS
4 16 (3.72%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.86%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.16%) Lync
9 4 (0.93%) nginx
10 3 (0.70%) JBoss
10 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.70%) Node.js
11 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.47%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.23%) Site Server
12 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (5.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (0.93%) Amazon S3
1 4 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 173 (40.23%) Network Security
2 147 (34.19%) LAN
2 147 (34.19%) WAN
3 125 (29.07%) MPLS
4 124 (28.84%) Cisco ASA
5 90 (20.93%) BGP
6 83 (19.30%) VoIP
7 66 (15.35%) VPN
8 60 (13.95%) OSPF
9 57 (13.26%) DNS
10 55 (12.79%) Cisco Nexus
11 50 (11.63%) SSL
12 48 (11.16%) TCP/IP
13 45 (10.47%) EIGRP
14 42 (9.77%) SAN
15 34 (7.91%) FWSM
16 33 (7.67%) VLAN
17 31 (7.21%) DHCP
17 31 (7.21%) Wireless
18 30 (6.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.91%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.12%) MySQL
3 17 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.09%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.63%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.63%) Informix
7 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (0.93%) Redis
8 3 (0.70%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.47%) DB2
10 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (2.56%) JIRA
2 8 (1.86%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.63%) Subversion
3 7 (1.63%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.93%) Hudson
5 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (5.58%) Finance
2 21 (4.88%) Games
3 18 (4.19%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.63%) Law
4 7 (1.63%) Legal
5 3 (0.70%) Retail
5 3 (0.70%) Back Office
6 2 (0.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.23%) Banking
7 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 201 (46.74%) Network Engineer
2 74 (17.21%) Analyst
3 47 (10.93%) Security Analyst
4 42 (9.77%) Senior Network Engineer
5 35 (8.14%) Network Analyst
6 33 (7.67%) Network Security Analyst
7 21 (4.88%) Architect
8 20 (4.65%) Security Engineer
9 19 (4.42%) Support Engineer
10 18 (4.19%) 3rd Line Support
10 18 (4.19%) Network Security Engineer
10 18 (4.19%) Network Support
11 16 (3.72%) Security Manager
12 14 (3.26%) Network Architect
12 14 (3.26%) Consultant
13 13 (3.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (2.79%) Administrator
14 12 (2.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 11 (2.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 10 (2.33%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.09%) Web Services
1 9 (2.09%) LAMP
2 7 (1.63%) Middleware
2 7 (1.63%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (1.16%) Application Packaging
4 4 (0.93%) .NET
5 3 (0.70%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (0.70%) WebCenter
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.47%) COM
6 2 (0.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (2.09%) IBM XIV
4 8 (1.86%) Clustering
4 8 (1.86%) Cryptography
5 6 (1.40%) CMDB
5 6 (1.40%) Replication
6 5 (1.16%) PKI
7 3 (0.70%) IVR
7 3 (0.70%) SecurID
8 2 (0.47%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.47%) HP StorageWorks
9 1 (0.23%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.23%) Handset
9 1 (0.23%) Open Source
9 1 (0.23%) RMADS
9 1 (0.23%) iPhone
9 1 (0.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 125 (29.07%) Windows
2 90 (20.93%) Linux
3 37 (8.60%) UNIX
4 30 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (6.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (5.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (3.02%) AIX
9 12 (2.79%) CentOS
10 11 (2.56%) Solaris
11 9 (2.09%) Windows 7
12 8 (1.86%) Mac OS
13 7 (1.63%) Debian
13 7 (1.63%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.40%) Windows 8
14 6 (1.40%) SUSE
14 6 (1.40%) Windows XP
15 5 (1.16%) HPUX
16 3 (0.70%) Android
17 1 (0.23%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (21.86%) ITIL
2 76 (17.67%) E-Commerce
3 74 (17.21%) Load Balancing
4 63 (14.65%) Project Management
5 58 (13.49%) Incident Management
6 48 (11.16%) Capacity Planning
7 44 (10.23%) Mentoring
8 42 (9.77%) Change Management
9 40 (9.30%) Information Security
10 31 (7.21%) SIEM
11 27 (6.28%) Network Design
12 22 (5.12%) Business Continuity
13 20 (4.65%) Network Architecture
14 19 (4.42%) Coaching
15 17 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
16 16 (3.72%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 16 (3.72%) Service Delivery
16 16 (3.72%) Risk Management
16 16 (3.72%) Disaster Recovery
17 15 (3.49%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 21 (4.88%) Shell Script
2 20 (4.65%) Lisp
2 20 (4.65%) PHP
3 17 (3.95%) SQL
4 10 (2.33%) Java
5 8 (1.86%) Bash Shell
5 8 (1.86%) Perl
6 7 (1.63%) C
7 5 (1.16%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 255 (59.30%) Cisco Certification
2 208 (48.37%) CCNP
3 135 (31.40%) CCNA
4 60 (13.95%) CCSP
5 57 (13.26%) CCSA
6 41 (9.53%) ITIL Certification
7 38 (8.84%) CCSE
8 36 (8.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 34 (7.91%) CCIE
10 33 (7.67%) MCSE
11 25 (5.81%) MCSA
12 24 (5.58%) CISSP
13 23 (5.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (2.56%) Degree
15 8 (1.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (1.63%) CCDA
16 7 (1.63%) CCDP
16 7 (1.63%) VCP5
17 6 (1.40%) CEH
17 6 (1.40%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.37%) PCI DSS
2 21 (4.88%) SLA
2 21 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 67 (15.58%) Active Directory
2 58 (13.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (7.67%) vSphere
4 23 (5.35%) Terminal Services
5 15 (3.49%) Hyper-V
6 11 (2.56%) VMware ESX
7 10 (2.33%) ProxySG
8 9 (2.09%) XenApp
9 8 (1.86%) XenServer
9 8 (1.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (1.40%) XenDesktop
11 5 (1.16%) MetaFrame
11 5 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.47%) UAG
13 2 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.47%) Snort
13 2 (0.47%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.23%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (5.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (2.79%) Nagios
3 10 (2.33%) NetBackup
3 10 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (1.86%) Opsview
4 8 (1.86%) Graphite
4 8 (1.86%) Puppet
5 7 (1.63%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (1.63%) Cacti
6 6 (1.40%) Salt
7 5 (1.16%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.70%) MAILsweeper
9 3 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.70%) PureDisk
10 2 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.23%) DameWare
11 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.23%) SCCM
11 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 321 (74.65%) Cisco
2 164 (38.14%) CheckPoint
3 88 (20.47%) VMware
4 51 (11.86%) Microsoft
5 40 (9.30%) Juniper
6 39 (9.07%) HP
7 34 (7.91%) Citrix
8 32 (7.44%) Red Hat
9 21 (4.88%) SolarWinds
9 21 (4.88%) F5
10 20 (4.65%) Motorola
11 14 (3.26%) Blue Coat
11 14 (3.26%) Symantec
12 13 (3.02%) Dell
13 12 (2.79%) Brocade
13 12 (2.79%) NetApp
14 10 (2.33%) EMC
15 9 (2.09%) IBM
15 9 (2.09%) Fortinet
16 8 (1.86%) Riverbed
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40K + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Car
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Beckett
Salary: Grade 6 £32,277 - £36,309
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £48000 per annum + Car
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits inc Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago