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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 52 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 171 250 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.07% 6.85% 5.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.79% 33.88% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 144 204 101
Average salary £45,000 £35,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.87% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
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
574 738 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.00% 20.21% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 484 576 365
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Leeds

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 255 (61.74%) Cisco
2 190 (46.00%) Cisco Certification
3 184 (44.55%) CheckPoint
4 158 (38.26%) CCNP
5 132 (31.96%) Windows
6 130 (31.48%) CCNA
7 129 (31.23%) ITIL
8 124 (30.02%) Data Centre
9 123 (29.78%) LAN
10 119 (28.81%) Network Security
11 103 (24.94%) Linux
12 97 (23.49%) WAN
13 92 (22.28%) VMware
14 91 (22.03%) Cisco ASA
15 81 (19.61%) Active Directory
16 78 (18.89%) VMware Infrastructure
17 77 (18.64%) Load Balancing
18 64 (15.50%) Cisco Nexus
19 62 (15.01%) DNS
20 61 (14.77%) UNIX
21 60 (14.53%) ITIL Certification
21 60 (14.53%) F5
22 57 (13.80%) VPN
23 56 (13.56%) CCSA
24 51 (12.35%) Microsoft
24 51 (12.35%) Project Management
25 49 (11.86%) CCSE
26 48 (11.62%) Juniper
27 45 (10.90%) VoIP
28 44 (10.65%) Analytical Skills

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (7.26%) MS Exchange
2 23 (5.57%) IIS
3 12 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (2.42%) Lync
4 10 (2.42%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.18%) Apache
6 8 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.69%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.45%) nginx
9 5 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.73%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.48%) Confluence
12 2 (0.48%) CMS
13 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 27 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.21%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.94%) Office 365
3 6 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 123 (29.78%) LAN
2 119 (28.81%) Network Security
3 97 (23.49%) WAN
4 91 (22.03%) Cisco ASA
5 64 (15.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 62 (15.01%) DNS
7 57 (13.80%) VPN
8 45 (10.90%) VoIP
9 43 (10.41%) TCP/IP
10 41 (9.93%) MPLS
11 37 (8.96%) SAN
12 36 (8.72%) SSL
13 32 (7.75%) Wireless
14 27 (6.54%) DHCP
15 26 (6.30%) BGP
15 26 (6.30%) Cisco PIX
16 19 (4.60%) IPsec
17 16 (3.87%) FTP
18 15 (3.63%) FWSM
19 13 (3.15%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (8.23%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.12%) MySQL
3 14 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (1.94%) JIRA
2 6 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.97%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (4.60%) Finance
2 11 (2.66%) Games
3 8 (1.94%) Legal
3 8 (1.94%) Telecoms
4 4 (0.97%) Retail
4 4 (0.97%) Law
4 4 (0.97%) Back Office
5 2 (0.48%) Electronics
5 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.48%) Banking
5 2 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 141 (34.14%) Network Engineer
2 79 (19.13%) Senior Network Engineer
3 58 (14.04%) Analyst
4 46 (11.14%) Architect
5 34 (8.23%) Security Analyst
5 34 (8.23%) Network Specialist
6 33 (7.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 33 (7.99%) Security Specialist
7 30 (7.26%) Network Architect
8 28 (6.78%) Network Security Specialist
9 20 (4.84%) Security Engineer
10 17 (4.12%) Infrastructure Architect
11 15 (3.63%) Network Analyst
12 14 (3.39%) Infrastructure Manager
12 14 (3.39%) Consultant
13 13 (3.15%) IT Security Analyst
14 11 (2.66%) Network Security Analyst
14 11 (2.66%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
14 11 (2.66%) Systems Engineer
14 11 (2.66%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.36%) RESTful
2 15 (3.63%) Web Services
3 13 (3.15%) Middleware
4 9 (2.18%) LAMP
5 5 (1.21%) Application Packaging
6 3 (0.73%) CSS
7 2 (0.48%) COM
7 2 (0.48%) XML
7 2 (0.48%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 124 (30.02%) Data Centre
2 44 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.12%) Clustering
3 17 (4.12%) Cryptography
4 13 (3.15%) Public Cloud
5 12 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (1.69%) Replication
7 6 (1.45%) CMDB
7 6 (1.45%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.21%) E-Learning
8 5 (1.21%) IVR
8 5 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.97%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.97%) CESG
10 2 (0.48%) DTV
10 2 (0.48%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Photography
10 2 (0.48%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.24%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 132 (31.96%) Windows
2 103 (24.94%) Linux
3 61 (14.77%) UNIX
4 42 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (7.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (3.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (2.66%) CentOS
9 7 (1.69%) Mac OS
9 7 (1.69%) AIX
10 6 (1.45%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.45%) Debian
11 5 (1.21%) SUSE
11 5 (1.21%) HPUX
12 4 (0.97%) Solaris
13 3 (0.73%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (31.23%) ITIL
2 77 (18.64%) Load Balancing
3 51 (12.35%) Project Management
4 40 (9.69%) E-Commerce
5 39 (9.44%) Mentoring
6 37 (8.96%) Capacity Planning
7 35 (8.47%) Incident Management
8 32 (7.75%) Network Design
9 25 (6.05%) Business Continuity
10 24 (5.81%) SIEM
10 24 (5.81%) DevOps
11 23 (5.57%) Security Testing
11 23 (5.57%) Information Security
12 22 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 21 (5.08%) Network Architecture
14 20 (4.84%) Migration
15 17 (4.12%) Change Management
16 16 (3.87%) TOGAF
17 14 (3.39%) Vulnerability Management
18 12 (2.91%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (4.12%) SQL
2 12 (2.91%) Shell Script
3 11 (2.66%) PHP
4 5 (1.21%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.21%) C
5 4 (0.97%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.48%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.48%) Java
Qualifications
1 190 (46.00%) Cisco Certification
2 158 (38.26%) CCNP
3 130 (31.48%) CCNA
4 60 (14.53%) ITIL Certification
5 56 (13.56%) CCSA
6 49 (11.86%) CCSE
7 31 (7.51%) CCSP
8 27 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (4.84%) MCSE
10 14 (3.39%) CCIE
11 13 (3.15%) MCSA
12 11 (2.66%) Degree
13 10 (2.42%) CISSP
13 10 (2.42%) CCDA
13 10 (2.42%) CCDP
14 7 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (1.45%) MCITP
15 6 (1.45%) Security Cleared
16 5 (1.21%) CHFI
16 5 (1.21%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.05%) PCI DSS
2 21 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.87%) SLA
4 6 (1.45%) QA
5 3 (0.73%) COBIT
System Software
1 81 (19.61%) Active Directory
2 78 (18.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (6.30%) vSphere
4 21 (5.08%) VMware ESX
5 20 (4.84%) Terminal Services
6 10 (2.42%) ProxySG
7 9 (2.18%) Hyper-V
7 9 (2.18%) XenServer
8 5 (1.21%) XenApp
9 4 (0.97%) KVM
10 3 (0.73%) Xen
10 3 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.73%) Firmware
11 2 (0.48%) Snort
11 2 (0.48%) vCloud
12 1 (0.24%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 16 (3.87%) Puppet
2 11 (2.66%) Cobbler
3 6 (1.45%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (1.45%) Nagios
3 6 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (1.21%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.21%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.21%) Salt
5 4 (0.97%) CORE IMPACT
5 4 (0.97%) Nessus
5 4 (0.97%) Nmap
6 3 (0.73%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.73%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.48%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.48%) SCCM
7 2 (0.48%) Cacti
7 2 (0.48%) DameWare
8 1 (0.24%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 255 (61.74%) Cisco
2 184 (44.55%) CheckPoint
3 92 (22.28%) VMware
4 60 (14.53%) F5
5 51 (12.35%) Microsoft
6 48 (11.62%) Juniper
7 35 (8.47%) Red Hat
8 32 (7.75%) Blue Coat
9 24 (5.81%) Citrix
10 23 (5.57%) HP
11 18 (4.36%) Dell
11 18 (4.36%) Riverbed
12 15 (3.63%) Fortinet
13 13 (3.15%) Sourcefire
13 13 (3.15%) NetApp
14 10 (2.42%) Sophos
14 10 (2.42%) ArcSight
15 8 (1.94%) Brocade
15 8 (1.94%) Avaya
15 8 (1.94%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £4,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package + On call
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £41000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago