The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 46 46 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 200 129 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.20% 4.58% 3.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.49% 26.76% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 151 102 66
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,250 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
656 482 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.06% 17.10% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 511 379 387
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
West Yorkshire

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 16 April 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Leeds

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 263 (67.78%) Cisco
2 211 (54.38%) Cisco Certification
3 154 (39.69%) Windows
4 130 (33.51%) LAN
4 130 (33.51%) WAN
5 116 (29.90%) CCNP
6 115 (29.64%) CheckPoint
7 106 (27.32%) CCNA
8 104 (26.80%) Network Security
9 92 (23.71%) MPLS
10 85 (21.91%) TCP/IP
11 79 (20.36%) Microsoft
12 77 (19.85%) Cisco ASA
13 76 (19.59%) VoIP
14 75 (19.33%) Load Balancing
15 73 (18.81%) VMware
16 70 (18.04%) Windows Server 2008
17 68 (17.53%) BGP
18 66 (17.01%) ITIL
19 65 (16.75%) Linux
20 59 (15.21%) SQL Server
20 59 (15.21%) Active Directory
21 57 (14.69%) VPN
21 57 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
22 52 (13.40%) IIS
22 52 (13.40%) OSPF
23 51 (13.14%) DNS
24 50 (12.89%) SAN
25 47 (12.11%) VLAN
25 47 (12.11%) Network Architecture

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 52 (13.40%) IIS
2 33 (8.51%) Apache
3 30 (7.73%) MS Exchange
4 28 (7.22%) CMS
5 23 (5.93%) Tomcat
6 22 (5.67%) Lync
7 21 (5.41%) SharePoint
8 13 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (1.55%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.03%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.52%) WinCC
15 1 (0.26%) Node.js
15 1 (0.26%) Liferay
Applications
1 24 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.55%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.32%) SaaS
4 7 (1.80%) IaaS
5 5 (1.29%) Office 365
6 3 (0.77%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.77%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.77%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 130 (33.51%) LAN
1 130 (33.51%) WAN
2 104 (26.80%) Network Security
3 92 (23.71%) MPLS
4 85 (21.91%) TCP/IP
5 77 (19.85%) Cisco ASA
6 76 (19.59%) VoIP
7 68 (17.53%) BGP
8 57 (14.69%) VPN
9 52 (13.40%) OSPF
10 51 (13.14%) DNS
11 50 (12.89%) SAN
12 47 (12.11%) VLAN
13 41 (10.57%) DHCP
14 39 (10.05%) Internet
14 39 (10.05%) Cisco IOS
15 34 (8.76%) EIGRP
16 31 (7.99%) WLAN
17 30 (7.73%) DMZ
18 28 (7.22%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (15.21%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.38%) MySQL
3 9 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.55%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (0.77%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.77%) Informix
6 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (5.67%) InstallShield
2 3 (0.77%) Subversion
General
1 16 (4.12%) Telecoms
2 12 (3.09%) Back Office
3 10 (2.58%) Banking
4 5 (1.29%) Finance
4 5 (1.29%) Games
5 3 (0.77%) Retail
6 2 (0.52%) Legal
6 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.26%) Advertising
7 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 137 (35.31%) Network Engineer
2 73 (18.81%) Analyst
3 53 (13.66%) Network Analyst
4 40 (10.31%) Architect
5 35 (9.02%) Security Analyst
6 34 (8.76%) Support Analyst
7 33 (8.51%) Consultant
8 32 (8.25%) Network Architect
8 32 (8.25%) Network Security Analyst
9 26 (6.70%) Technical Support
10 23 (5.93%) Network Support
11 21 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
12 20 (5.15%) Network Support Analyst
13 19 (4.90%) Senior Analyst
13 19 (4.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 18 (4.64%) Senior Network Support
14 18 (4.64%) Senior Network Support Analyst
14 18 (4.64%) Senior Network Analyst
14 18 (4.64%) Senior Support Analyst
14 18 (4.64%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (9.54%) Web Services
2 27 (6.96%) XML
2 27 (6.96%) WSDL
2 27 (6.96%) SOAP
3 10 (2.58%) LAMP
4 6 (1.55%) Middleware
4 6 (1.55%) WebCenter
5 3 (0.77%) HTML
5 3 (0.77%) .NET
6 2 (0.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.73%) Management Information System
2 8 (2.06%) Clustering
2 8 (2.06%) CMDB
2 8 (2.06%) EqualLogic
3 5 (1.29%) iPhone
3 5 (1.29%) Online Banking
3 5 (1.29%) iPad
4 4 (1.03%) Social Media
5 3 (0.77%) Blackberry
5 3 (0.77%) PKI
5 3 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.52%) SCADA
7 1 (0.26%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.26%) Open Source
7 1 (0.26%) IVR
7 1 (0.26%) BBC
7 1 (0.26%) Replication
7 1 (0.26%) NHS
7 1 (0.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 154 (39.69%) Windows
2 70 (18.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (16.75%) Linux
4 35 (9.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (8.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (5.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (5.41%) Windows 7
8 20 (5.15%) UNIX
9 18 (4.64%) Ubuntu
10 15 (3.87%) Windows XP
11 14 (3.61%) Windows 8
11 14 (3.61%) CentOS
12 7 (1.80%) SELinux
13 6 (1.55%) HPUX
14 4 (1.03%) Android
14 4 (1.03%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.77%) SUSE
16 2 (0.52%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.52%) Solaris
16 2 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (19.33%) Load Balancing
2 66 (17.01%) ITIL
3 47 (12.11%) Network Architecture
4 46 (11.86%) Incident Management
5 39 (10.05%) E-Commerce
6 35 (9.02%) Capacity Planning
7 31 (7.99%) Network Design
8 29 (7.47%) Information Security
9 28 (7.22%) Network Management
10 22 (5.67%) Change Control
10 22 (5.67%) Change Management
11 21 (5.41%) ITIL V3
12 20 (5.15%) Service Delivery
13 18 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (4.64%) Project Management
14 16 (4.12%) Business Continuity
15 15 (3.87%) PRINCE2
16 13 (3.35%) Practice Management
17 12 (3.09%) Trend Analysis
17 12 (3.09%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (8.25%) SQL
2 22 (5.67%) Java
3 21 (5.41%) Perl
3 21 (5.41%) PHP
4 16 (4.12%) Shell Script
5 14 (3.61%) Lisp
6 13 (3.35%) JavaScript
7 11 (2.84%) PowerShell
8 9 (2.32%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.80%) VBScript
10 6 (1.55%) Python
11 5 (1.29%) C
12 3 (0.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 211 (54.38%) Cisco Certification
2 116 (29.90%) CCNP
3 106 (27.32%) CCNA
4 40 (10.31%) CCSP
5 39 (10.05%) CCSA
6 38 (9.79%) CCIE
7 29 (7.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (6.44%) MCSE
9 21 (5.41%) CCSE
10 19 (4.90%) Check Point Certification
11 18 (4.64%) CISSP
12 14 (3.61%) MCITP
13 13 (3.35%) MCSA
14 11 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (2.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (2.32%) Security Cleared
16 7 (1.80%) MCP
17 5 (1.29%) CCDP
17 5 (1.29%) Degree
18 4 (1.03%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.31%) SLA
2 9 (2.32%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.77%) QA
5 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (15.21%) Active Directory
2 57 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (8.25%) Hyper-V
4 22 (5.67%) VMware ESX
5 18 (4.64%) vSphere
6 9 (2.32%) XenApp
7 8 (2.06%) XenDesktop
7 8 (2.06%) MetaFrame
7 8 (2.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (1.29%) Xen
8 5 (1.29%) XenServer
9 4 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.77%) UAG
10 3 (0.77%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.77%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.52%) Snort
12 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (3.87%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (2.06%) Foglight
2 8 (2.06%) Plesk
3 7 (1.80%) YUM
3 7 (1.80%) SCOM
4 6 (1.55%) SCCM
5 5 (1.29%) ZABBIX
6 4 (1.03%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.03%) Nagios
6 4 (1.03%) Puppet
7 3 (0.77%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.52%) WSUS
8 2 (0.52%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.26%) OpenView
9 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.26%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.26%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 263 (67.78%) Cisco
2 115 (29.64%) CheckPoint
3 79 (20.36%) Microsoft
4 73 (18.81%) VMware
5 38 (9.79%) Citrix
6 37 (9.54%) HP
7 36 (9.28%) Avaya
8 34 (8.76%) Red Hat
9 23 (5.93%) Juniper
10 17 (4.38%) Dell
11 14 (3.61%) Oracle
11 14 (3.61%) Motorola
12 12 (3.09%) Fortinet
12 12 (3.09%) ProCurve
13 10 (2.58%) F5
14 7 (1.80%) Imperva
14 7 (1.80%) Symantec
14 7 (1.80%) JBoss
15 6 (1.55%) Hyperion
15 6 (1.55%) Websense
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + big bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Selecture
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + neg. + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago