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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 28 50 64
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 265 123 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.11% 4.61% 4.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.58% 26.23% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 205 106 104
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.22%
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
896 469 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.05% 17.58% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 624 350 395
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 17 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Leeds

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 389 (77.18%) Cisco
2 338 (67.06%) Cisco Certification
3 238 (47.22%) CCNP
4 194 (38.49%) CCNA
5 184 (36.51%) Cisco ASA
6 177 (35.12%) WAN
7 175 (34.72%) LAN
8 165 (32.74%) Windows
9 163 (32.34%) Network Security
10 154 (30.56%) CheckPoint
11 134 (26.59%) MPLS
12 127 (25.20%) BGP
13 110 (21.83%) E-Commerce
14 109 (21.63%) VoIP
15 108 (21.43%) Load Balancing
16 107 (21.23%) VMware
17 84 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
18 82 (16.27%) EIGRP
19 80 (15.87%) Microsoft
20 79 (15.67%) Linux
21 71 (14.09%) VPN
21 71 (14.09%) Active Directory
22 67 (13.29%) DNS
22 67 (13.29%) SAN
23 66 (13.10%) Incident Management
24 65 (12.90%) OSPF
25 64 (12.70%) ITIL
25 64 (12.70%) TCP/IP
26 63 (12.50%) CCSP
27 62 (12.30%) Citrix

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 46 (9.13%) MS Exchange
2 42 (8.33%) Apache
3 29 (5.75%) Lync
4 28 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 23 (4.56%) Tomcat
5 23 (4.56%) IIS
6 16 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.99%) CMS
10 5 (0.99%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.79%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.20%) Site Server
14 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (6.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.78%) SaaS
2 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.60%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.60%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.20%) Office 365
5 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 184 (36.51%) Cisco ASA
2 177 (35.12%) WAN
3 175 (34.72%) LAN
4 163 (32.34%) Network Security
5 134 (26.59%) MPLS
6 127 (25.20%) BGP
7 109 (21.63%) VoIP
8 84 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 82 (16.27%) EIGRP
10 71 (14.09%) VPN
11 67 (13.29%) DNS
11 67 (13.29%) SAN
12 65 (12.90%) OSPF
13 64 (12.70%) TCP/IP
14 60 (11.90%) Internet
15 57 (11.31%) DMVPN
16 55 (10.91%) WLAN
17 50 (9.92%) FWSM
18 47 (9.33%) Cisco IOS
19 35 (6.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (8.13%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.57%) MySQL
3 10 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (1.79%) Redis
5 8 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.19%) Informix
7 6 (1.19%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.19%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.99%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.20%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (1.79%) Subversion
2 6 (1.19%) JIRA
2 6 (1.19%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.19%) Hudson
2 6 (1.19%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.20%) MSI
3 1 (0.20%) InstallShield
General
1 40 (7.94%) Finance
2 24 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 10 (1.98%) Banking
4 9 (1.79%) Advertising
5 8 (1.59%) Games
6 7 (1.39%) Law
7 3 (0.60%) Legal
8 1 (0.20%) Retail
8 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 262 (51.98%) Network Engineer
2 76 (15.08%) Analyst
3 71 (14.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 39 (7.74%) Network Analyst
5 34 (6.75%) Network Support
6 32 (6.35%) Security Analyst
7 29 (5.75%) Consultant
8 28 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 27 (5.36%) Support Analyst
10 25 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 20 (3.97%) Security Engineer
12 19 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
12 19 (3.77%) Network Support Analyst
12 19 (3.77%) Architect
12 19 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
13 18 (3.57%) Senior Support Analyst
13 18 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
13 18 (3.57%) Senior Network Support
14 17 (3.37%) Network Security Analyst
15 16 (3.17%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.18%) Middleware
2 8 (1.59%) .NET
3 6 (1.19%) Web Services
3 6 (1.19%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (0.99%) WebCenter
4 5 (0.99%) LAMP
5 3 (0.60%) XML
5 3 (0.60%) WSDL
5 3 (0.60%) SOAP
6 1 (0.20%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.20%) CGI
6 1 (0.20%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.20%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 15 (2.98%) IBM XIV
5 14 (2.78%) iPhone
6 13 (2.58%) iPad
7 12 (2.38%) PKI
7 12 (2.38%) Clustering
8 11 (2.18%) EqualLogic
9 10 (1.98%) User Experience
10 9 (1.79%) Social Media
10 9 (1.79%) CMDB
11 8 (1.59%) SecurID
12 7 (1.39%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.79%) IVR
14 3 (0.60%) Replication
15 2 (0.40%) HP StorageWorks
16 1 (0.20%) Open Source
16 1 (0.20%) Handset
16 1 (0.20%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 165 (32.74%) Windows
2 79 (15.67%) Linux
3 57 (11.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (5.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (2.58%) Windows XP
7 13 (2.58%) UNIX
8 12 (2.38%) CentOS
9 10 (1.98%) Solaris
10 8 (1.59%) Windows 7
11 7 (1.39%) HPUX
12 6 (1.19%) SUSE
12 6 (1.19%) Windows 8
12 6 (1.19%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.99%) Debian
14 2 (0.40%) Android
15 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (21.83%) E-Commerce
2 108 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 66 (13.10%) Incident Management
4 64 (12.70%) ITIL
5 59 (11.71%) Capacity Planning
6 52 (10.32%) Change Management
7 39 (7.74%) Project Management
8 30 (5.95%) Information Security
9 25 (4.96%) Business Continuity
10 22 (4.37%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (3.97%) Network Design
12 19 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (3.37%) Problem Management
13 17 (3.37%) Network Architecture
14 16 (3.17%) DevOps
14 16 (3.17%) Mentoring
15 11 (2.18%) Change Control
15 11 (2.18%) Service Delivery
16 10 (1.98%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 55 (10.91%) Lisp
2 32 (6.35%) PHP
3 30 (5.95%) Perl
4 26 (5.16%) Shell Script
5 24 (4.76%) SQL
6 20 (3.97%) Java
7 18 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 5 (0.99%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.60%) C
9 3 (0.60%) Ruby
9 3 (0.60%) R
9 3 (0.60%) Python
10 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 338 (67.06%) Cisco Certification
2 238 (47.22%) CCNP
3 194 (38.49%) CCNA
4 63 (12.50%) CCSP
5 43 (8.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 40 (7.94%) MCSE
7 37 (7.34%) CCSA
8 34 (6.75%) CCIE
9 30 (5.95%) CCSE
10 27 (5.36%) MCSA
11 20 (3.97%) CISSP
12 17 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (2.18%) MCITP
14 11 (2.18%) Check Point Certification
15 8 (1.59%) CCDE
16 6 (1.19%) MCTS
16 6 (1.19%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (1.19%) CCIP
17 5 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.35%) SLA
2 29 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (3.97%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.60%) QA
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 71 (14.09%) Active Directory
2 60 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (8.53%) vSphere
4 22 (4.37%) VMware ESX
5 18 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 18 (3.57%) XenServer
6 10 (1.98%) XenApp
7 9 (1.79%) Squid
8 8 (1.59%) Terminal Services
9 7 (1.39%) XenDesktop
9 7 (1.39%) ProxySG
10 6 (1.19%) MetaFrame
10 6 (1.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 6 (1.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.79%) UAG
11 4 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 58 (11.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 21 (4.17%) Nagios
3 19 (3.77%) Opsview
4 13 (2.58%) SCCM
5 11 (2.18%) Puppet
6 9 (1.79%) Foglight
7 6 (1.19%) NetBackup
7 6 (1.19%) Cacti
7 6 (1.19%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (0.99%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.79%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.60%) Nessus
10 3 (0.60%) PureDisk
10 3 (0.60%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.40%) SCOM
12 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.20%) MAILsweeper
12 1 (0.20%) WSUS
12 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 389 (77.18%) Cisco
2 154 (30.56%) CheckPoint
3 107 (21.23%) VMware
4 80 (15.87%) Microsoft
5 62 (12.30%) Citrix
6 55 (10.91%) Motorola
7 45 (8.93%) Juniper
8 43 (8.53%) Red Hat
9 29 (5.75%) SolarWinds
10 27 (5.36%) HP
11 24 (4.76%) Oracle
12 22 (4.37%) F5
13 15 (2.98%) IBM
14 14 (2.78%) NetApp
15 10 (1.98%) Brocade
16 9 (1.79%) Fortinet
16 9 (1.79%) Symantec
17 7 (1.39%) Mitel
17 7 (1.39%) Blue Coat
17 7 (1.39%) IronPort
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
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
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Stephenson Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £19,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago