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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 31 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 257 127 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.12% 5.00% 4.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.64% 27.31% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 208 96 98
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,900 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
742 465 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 20.55% 18.31% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 564 348 305
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 22 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Leeds

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 314 (69.01%) Cisco
2 281 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
3 177 (38.90%) Windows
4 168 (36.92%) CCNP
5 163 (35.82%) CCNA
6 136 (29.89%) LAN
6 136 (29.89%) WAN
7 129 (28.35%) Cisco ASA
8 112 (24.62%) CheckPoint
9 107 (23.52%) Network Security
10 104 (22.86%) Load Balancing
11 101 (22.20%) MPLS
12 94 (20.66%) Microsoft
13 89 (19.56%) VoIP
14 87 (19.12%) VMware
15 82 (18.02%) BGP
16 80 (17.58%) E-Commerce
17 78 (17.14%) Active Directory
18 73 (16.04%) TCP/IP
18 73 (16.04%) Windows Server 2008
19 71 (15.60%) DNS
19 71 (15.60%) Linux
20 67 (14.73%) SAN
21 65 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
22 62 (13.63%) Citrix
22 62 (13.63%) EIGRP
23 61 (13.41%) ITIL
24 59 (12.97%) SQL Server
25 56 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
26 55 (12.09%) Incident Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 50 (10.99%) MS Exchange
2 40 (8.79%) Lync
3 36 (7.91%) SharePoint
4 34 (7.47%) Apache
5 26 (5.71%) Tomcat
6 20 (4.40%) IIS
7 19 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (3.74%) CMS
9 13 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (2.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (1.76%) WebLogic
14 5 (1.10%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
17 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 1 (0.22%) Node.js
17 1 (0.22%) WordPress
17 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.84%) SaaS
2 13 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.88%) IaaS
5 3 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.66%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.66%) Office 365
5 3 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.66%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (29.89%) LAN
1 136 (29.89%) WAN
2 129 (28.35%) Cisco ASA
3 107 (23.52%) Network Security
4 101 (22.20%) MPLS
5 89 (19.56%) VoIP
6 82 (18.02%) BGP
7 73 (16.04%) TCP/IP
8 71 (15.60%) DNS
9 67 (14.73%) SAN
10 65 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 62 (13.63%) EIGRP
12 55 (12.09%) Internet
13 53 (11.65%) VPN
14 49 (10.77%) Cisco IOS
15 47 (10.33%) DMVPN
16 45 (9.89%) WLAN
17 38 (8.35%) DHCP
18 37 (8.13%) OSPF
19 34 (7.47%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (12.97%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.96%) MySQL
3 11 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.98%) Redis
5 8 (1.76%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.88%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.88%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.88%) Informix
8 3 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.44%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.22%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (1.54%) Subversion
3 4 (0.88%) JIRA
3 4 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.88%) Hudson
3 4 (0.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.88%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.22%) MSI
General
1 31 (6.81%) Finance
2 17 (3.74%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.08%) Banking
4 11 (2.42%) Games
5 7 (1.54%) Advertising
6 4 (0.88%) Law
6 4 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.22%) Retail
7 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 195 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 79 (17.36%) Analyst
3 52 (11.43%) Senior Network Engineer
4 44 (9.67%) Network Analyst
5 36 (7.91%) Security Analyst
6 35 (7.69%) Network Support
7 33 (7.25%) Support Analyst
8 32 (7.03%) Consultant
9 24 (5.27%) Network Support Analyst
9 24 (5.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 23 (5.05%) Support Engineer
11 22 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
11 22 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
12 21 (4.62%) Senior Support Analyst
12 21 (4.62%) Senior Network Support
13 20 (4.40%) Senior Network Support Analyst
13 20 (4.40%) Senior Network Analyst
14 18 (3.96%) Network Security Analyst
15 17 (3.74%) Architect
16 16 (3.52%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.30%) Web Services
2 12 (2.64%) Middleware
3 9 (1.98%) LAMP
4 8 (1.76%) WebCenter
4 8 (1.76%) WSDL
4 8 (1.76%) XML
4 8 (1.76%) SOAP
5 4 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (0.66%) .NET
7 1 (0.22%) CGI
7 1 (0.22%) COM
7 1 (0.22%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.22%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.49%) Management Information System
2 18 (3.96%) EqualLogic
3 17 (3.74%) Clustering
4 16 (3.52%) iPhone
4 16 (3.52%) iPad
5 14 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 13 (2.86%) IBM XIV
7 12 (2.64%) Social Media
8 9 (1.98%) PKI
9 7 (1.54%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.32%) CMDB
11 5 (1.10%) SecurID
12 4 (0.88%) Online Banking
13 2 (0.44%) Open Source
13 2 (0.44%) IVR
13 2 (0.44%) Replication
14 1 (0.22%) BBC
14 1 (0.22%) NHS
14 1 (0.22%) Thin Client
14 1 (0.22%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 177 (38.90%) Windows
2 73 (16.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (15.60%) Linux
4 42 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (6.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.40%) UNIX
8 17 (3.74%) Windows 7
9 14 (3.08%) CentOS
10 13 (2.86%) Windows XP
10 13 (2.86%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.20%) Ubuntu
11 10 (2.20%) Solaris
12 8 (1.76%) HPUX
13 4 (0.88%) SELinux
13 4 (0.88%) SUSE
14 3 (0.66%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.66%) Android
15 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (22.86%) Load Balancing
2 80 (17.58%) E-Commerce
3 61 (13.41%) ITIL
4 55 (12.09%) Incident Management
5 53 (11.65%) Capacity Planning
6 41 (9.01%) Change Management
7 29 (6.37%) Project Management
8 28 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 26 (5.71%) Business Continuity
10 24 (5.27%) Information Security
11 23 (5.05%) Problem Management
12 22 (4.84%) Service Delivery
13 21 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
13 21 (4.62%) Network Architecture
14 19 (4.18%) Change Control
14 19 (4.18%) Network Design
15 14 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (2.86%) PRINCE2
17 12 (2.64%) ITIL V3
17 12 (2.64%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (9.89%) Lisp
2 32 (7.03%) Perl
3 30 (6.59%) SQL
4 29 (6.37%) PHP
4 29 (6.37%) Shell Script
5 22 (4.84%) Bash Shell
5 22 (4.84%) Java
6 10 (2.20%) PowerShell
7 8 (1.76%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.10%) VBScript
9 4 (0.88%) Python
10 3 (0.66%) C
10 3 (0.66%) R
10 3 (0.66%) Ruby
11 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 281 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
2 168 (36.92%) CCNP
3 163 (35.82%) CCNA
4 52 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 49 (10.77%) MCSE
6 44 (9.67%) CCSP
7 33 (7.25%) MCSA
8 31 (6.81%) CCIE
9 28 (6.15%) CCSA
10 22 (4.84%) CCSE
11 21 (4.62%) CISSP
12 17 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (3.74%) MCITP
13 13 (2.86%) Check Point Certification
14 12 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (1.76%) Security Cleared
16 7 (1.54%) MCTS
17 6 (1.32%) CCDE
17 6 (1.32%) MCP
17 6 (1.32%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.03%) SLA
2 29 (6.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (3.08%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.66%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.66%) QA
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 78 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 56 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (8.35%) vSphere
4 21 (4.62%) VMware ESX
5 17 (3.74%) XenServer
6 16 (3.52%) Hyper-V
7 9 (1.98%) Squid
8 7 (1.54%) ProxySG
9 4 (0.88%) XenApp
9 4 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.88%) UAG
9 4 (0.88%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.44%) Snort
11 1 (0.22%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 45 (9.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 19 (4.18%) Nagios
3 17 (3.74%) Opsview
4 13 (2.86%) SCCM
5 12 (2.64%) Foglight
6 10 (2.20%) ZABBIX
7 9 (1.98%) Puppet
8 4 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.88%) Cacti
8 4 (0.88%) YUM
8 4 (0.88%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.88%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.66%) SCOM
9 3 (0.66%) Nessus
10 2 (0.44%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.22%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.22%) SCSM
11 1 (0.22%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 314 (69.01%) Cisco
2 112 (24.62%) CheckPoint
3 94 (20.66%) Microsoft
4 87 (19.12%) VMware
5 62 (13.63%) Citrix
6 45 (9.89%) Motorola
7 37 (8.13%) Juniper
8 33 (7.25%) Red Hat
9 25 (5.49%) Oracle
10 22 (4.84%) F5
11 21 (4.62%) HP
12 18 (3.96%) Avaya
13 17 (3.74%) SolarWinds
14 15 (3.30%) IBM
15 11 (2.42%) Symantec
15 11 (2.42%) Dell
15 11 (2.42%) Fortinet
16 10 (2.20%) NetApp
17 9 (1.98%) Blue Coat
18 8 (1.76%) Hyperion
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + OTE of £60-£80k
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + 20% Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum Expenses, Mobile Phone, Laptop, Pens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Eden Brown
Salary: £33,504.14 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, Health Insurance, Life Assurance
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits and annual bonus
Posted: 26 days ago