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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 39 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 191 186 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.66% 5.32% 6.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.32% 29.95% 33.55%
Number of salaries quoted 167 162 146
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +12.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,475 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
431 621 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.78% 17.77% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 387 492 419
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Leeds

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 200 (58.14%) Cisco
2 135 (39.24%) Cisco Certification
3 130 (37.79%) Linux
4 115 (33.43%) CCNP
5 111 (32.27%) Windows
6 108 (31.40%) CCNA
7 99 (28.78%) LAN
7 99 (28.78%) Network Security
8 92 (26.74%) WAN
9 88 (25.58%) CheckPoint
10 81 (23.55%) VPN
11 80 (23.26%) Cisco ASA
12 71 (20.64%) Microsoft
12 71 (20.64%) Load Balancing
13 67 (19.48%) VMware
14 63 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
14 63 (18.31%) Puppet
15 62 (18.02%) ITIL
16 61 (17.73%) DNS
17 60 (17.44%) Opscode Chef
18 58 (16.86%) DevOps
19 56 (16.28%) Wireless
19 56 (16.28%) Red Hat
20 55 (15.99%) Juniper
21 50 (14.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 49 (14.24%) Data Centre
22 49 (14.24%) Active Directory
22 49 (14.24%) Configuration Management
23 47 (13.66%) F5
23 47 (13.66%) Continuous Integration

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 23 (6.69%) MS Exchange
2 18 (5.23%) CloudStack
2 18 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2003
2 18 (5.23%) OpenStack
3 16 (4.65%) JBoss
4 14 (4.07%) Apache
4 14 (4.07%) WebLogic
4 14 (4.07%) WebSphere
5 12 (3.49%) IIS
6 10 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (2.62%) Skype for Business
8 8 (2.33%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.74%) CMS
10 6 (1.74%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.62%) Office 365
2 2 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 99 (28.78%) LAN
1 99 (28.78%) Network Security
2 92 (26.74%) WAN
3 81 (23.55%) VPN
4 80 (23.26%) Cisco ASA
5 61 (17.73%) DNS
6 56 (16.28%) Wireless
7 44 (12.79%) TCP/IP
8 38 (11.05%) SSL
9 37 (10.76%) BGP
10 34 (9.88%) MPLS
11 33 (9.59%) IPsec
12 32 (9.30%) VLAN
13 31 (9.01%) SAN
14 26 (7.56%) Cisco Nexus
14 26 (7.56%) OSPF
15 25 (7.27%) VoIP
16 24 (6.98%) Cisco PIX
17 22 (6.40%) Internet
18 20 (5.81%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.94%) MySQL
3 9 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.03%) Informix
6 6 (1.74%) Big Data
7 3 (0.87%) Couchbase
7 3 (0.87%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.87%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.29%) OLAP
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (10.17%) Git (software)
2 30 (8.72%) Jenkins
3 12 (3.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (1.16%) Subversion
4 4 (1.16%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.87%) Hudson
5 3 (0.87%) JIRA
5 3 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.29%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.29%) Metasploit
General
1 21 (6.10%) Finance
2 14 (4.07%) Games
3 8 (2.33%) Back Office
3 8 (2.33%) Retail
4 6 (1.74%) Legal
5 5 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.16%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.58%) Electronics
8 2 (0.58%) Law
8 2 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 133 (38.66%) Network Engineer
2 72 (20.93%) Cisco Engineer
3 69 (20.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 58 (16.86%) Analyst
5 57 (16.57%) Security Engineer
6 51 (14.83%) Network Security Engineer
7 42 (12.21%) DevOps Engineer
8 41 (11.92%) Security Analyst
9 36 (10.47%) Systems Engineer
10 34 (9.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 33 (9.59%) Senior Network Engineer
12 28 (8.14%) Linux Engineer
12 28 (8.14%) Network Analyst
13 27 (7.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 26 (7.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 26 (7.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 25 (7.27%) DevOps Systems Engineer
15 25 (7.27%) Linux Systems Engineer
16 22 (6.40%) Cisco Network Analyst
16 22 (6.40%) Cisco Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.78%) .NET
2 12 (3.49%) LAMP
3 6 (1.74%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (1.74%) Middleware
3 6 (1.74%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (1.16%) CSS
4 4 (1.16%) SOAP
4 4 (1.16%) XML
5 3 (0.87%) Web Services
5 3 (0.87%) XMPP
6 2 (0.58%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.24%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.91%) IBM XIV
5 9 (2.62%) Clustering
6 8 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.33%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (1.74%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (1.74%) Replication
8 5 (1.45%) PMI
8 5 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (1.16%) CLARiiON
9 4 (1.16%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.87%) NHS
10 3 (0.87%) User Experience
11 2 (0.58%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.58%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 130 (37.79%) Linux
2 111 (32.27%) Windows
3 50 (14.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 45 (13.08%) Windows Server
5 42 (12.21%) Unix
6 25 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (4.94%) Windows 7
7 17 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (4.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (3.20%) Solaris
10 9 (2.62%) Debian
10 9 (2.62%) Windows XP
11 8 (2.33%) HPUX
11 8 (2.33%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.03%) Windows 8
13 6 (1.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (20.64%) Load Balancing
2 62 (18.02%) ITIL
3 58 (16.86%) DevOps
4 49 (14.24%) Configuration Management
5 47 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (12.50%) High Availability
7 35 (10.17%) Incident Management
8 34 (9.88%) E-Commerce
9 26 (7.56%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (7.56%) Information Security
10 23 (6.69%) Capacity Planning
10 23 (6.69%) Trend Analysis
11 21 (6.10%) Project Management
12 20 (5.81%) Mentoring
12 20 (5.81%) SIEM
13 14 (4.07%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (4.07%) OWASP
14 13 (3.78%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (3.78%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (3.78%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 42 (12.21%) SQL
2 38 (11.05%) Bash Shell
3 36 (10.47%) Java
4 34 (9.88%) PHP
5 33 (9.59%) Python
6 29 (8.43%) Ruby
7 22 (6.40%) Shell Script
8 13 (3.78%) Perl
9 11 (3.20%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.16%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.29%) VB
12 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 135 (39.24%) Cisco Certification
2 115 (33.43%) CCNP
3 108 (31.40%) CCNA
4 40 (11.63%) CCSP
5 32 (9.30%) CCIE
6 22 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (6.10%) CISSP
8 20 (5.81%) CCSA
9 19 (5.52%) Degree
10 16 (4.65%) CCDA
11 15 (4.36%) CCSE
12 11 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (2.91%) CCDE
13 10 (2.91%) MCSA
13 10 (2.91%) MCSE
14 8 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (2.33%) SANS
15 7 (2.03%) SC Cleared
15 7 (2.03%) Security Cleared
16 6 (1.74%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.36%) PCI DSS
2 11 (3.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.91%) SLA
4 8 (2.33%) COBIT
5 3 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 63 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (14.24%) Active Directory
3 37 (10.76%) vSphere
4 26 (7.56%) Xen
5 18 (5.23%) XenServer
6 13 (3.78%) KVM
7 12 (3.49%) Hyper-V
8 9 (2.62%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (2.03%) Docker
10 5 (1.45%) Firmware
10 5 (1.45%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.87%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.87%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.29%) vCloud
12 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 63 (18.31%) Puppet
2 60 (17.44%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (11.34%) Salt
4 35 (10.17%) Ansible
5 29 (8.43%) CFEngine
6 19 (5.52%) Cobbler
6 19 (5.52%) Nagios
7 14 (4.07%) Tivoli
8 11 (3.20%) NetBackup
9 9 (2.62%) Cacti
10 7 (2.03%) Cisco CUCM
10 7 (2.03%) Graphite
10 7 (2.03%) Munin
10 7 (2.03%) OpenNMS
10 7 (2.03%) Opsview
10 7 (2.03%) XenMobile
10 7 (2.03%) Zenoss
11 6 (1.74%) Backup Exec
11 6 (1.74%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 200 (58.14%) Cisco
2 88 (25.58%) CheckPoint
3 71 (20.64%) Microsoft
4 67 (19.48%) VMware
5 56 (16.28%) Red Hat
6 55 (15.99%) Juniper
7 47 (13.66%) F5
8 34 (9.88%) Oracle
9 17 (4.94%) SolarWinds
10 16 (4.65%) Palo Alto
11 15 (4.36%) Citrix
11 15 (4.36%) NetApp
12 13 (3.78%) Brocade
13 12 (3.49%) EnterpriseDB
13 12 (3.49%) Symantec
14 10 (2.91%) IBM
15 8 (2.33%) Blue Coat
15 8 (2.33%) CommVault
16 7 (2.03%) Dell
16 7 (2.03%) Veritas
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Lambert Engineering Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
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FT Select
Salary: From £32,500 to £37,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car + competitive bonus and bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 24 days ago
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greywood
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Plus Bens
Posted: 25 days ago
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aap3
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
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NCC Group
Salary: Competitve benefits package
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