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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 30 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 272 133 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.40% 5.15% 4.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.01% 27.94% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 219 100 108
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
777 476 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.15% 18.44% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 591 355 320
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 31 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Leeds

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 336 (71.34%) Cisco
2 298 (63.27%) Cisco Certification
3 189 (40.13%) CCNP
4 178 (37.79%) Windows
5 176 (37.37%) CCNA
6 144 (30.57%) LAN
6 144 (30.57%) WAN
6 144 (30.57%) Cisco ASA
7 119 (25.27%) CheckPoint
8 118 (25.05%) Network Security
9 104 (22.08%) MPLS
10 103 (21.87%) Load Balancing
11 96 (20.38%) VMware
12 95 (20.17%) Microsoft
13 92 (19.53%) BGP
14 91 (19.32%) VoIP
15 83 (17.62%) E-Commerce
16 78 (16.56%) Active Directory
17 76 (16.14%) Linux
18 72 (15.29%) DNS
19 71 (15.07%) SAN
19 71 (15.07%) Cisco Nexus
20 70 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008
20 70 (14.86%) TCP/IP
21 69 (14.65%) EIGRP
22 64 (13.59%) Citrix
23 63 (13.38%) ITIL
24 60 (12.74%) VMware Infrastructure
25 56 (11.89%) Incident Management
26 55 (11.68%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 51 (10.83%) MS Exchange
2 39 (8.28%) Lync
3 37 (7.86%) Apache
4 35 (7.43%) SharePoint
5 26 (5.52%) Tomcat
6 22 (4.67%) IIS
7 20 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (3.18%) CMS
9 13 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
11 11 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (1.70%) WebLogic
14 5 (1.06%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.64%) Office Communications Server
17 2 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 1 (0.21%) Node.js
18 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
18 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.67%) SaaS
2 12 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.85%) IaaS
5 3 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.64%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.64%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.64%) Office 365
6 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 144 (30.57%) LAN
1 144 (30.57%) WAN
1 144 (30.57%) Cisco ASA
2 118 (25.05%) Network Security
3 104 (22.08%) MPLS
4 92 (19.53%) BGP
5 91 (19.32%) VoIP
6 72 (15.29%) DNS
7 71 (15.07%) SAN
7 71 (15.07%) Cisco Nexus
8 70 (14.86%) TCP/IP
9 69 (14.65%) EIGRP
10 53 (11.25%) VPN
10 53 (11.25%) Internet
11 52 (11.04%) Cisco IOS
12 49 (10.40%) DMVPN
13 47 (9.98%) WLAN
14 44 (9.34%) OSPF
15 39 (8.28%) DHCP
16 35 (7.43%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (11.68%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.82%) MySQL
3 11 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.91%) Redis
5 8 (1.70%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.85%) Informix
7 4 (0.85%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.85%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.42%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.21%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (2.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (1.49%) Subversion
3 4 (0.85%) JIRA
3 4 (0.85%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.85%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.85%) Hudson
4 3 (0.64%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.21%) MSI
General
1 33 (7.01%) Finance
2 17 (3.61%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.55%) Banking
4 11 (2.34%) Games
5 7 (1.49%) Advertising
6 5 (1.06%) Law
7 4 (0.85%) Legal
8 1 (0.21%) Local Government
8 1 (0.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 210 (44.59%) Network Engineer
2 81 (17.20%) Analyst
3 59 (12.53%) Senior Network Engineer
4 46 (9.77%) Network Analyst
5 37 (7.86%) Security Analyst
5 37 (7.86%) Network Support
6 33 (7.01%) Support Analyst
7 31 (6.58%) Consultant
8 25 (5.31%) Network Support Analyst
9 24 (5.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 23 (4.88%) Senior Network Support
10 23 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
11 22 (4.67%) Senior Support Analyst
11 22 (4.67%) Infrastructure Manager
12 21 (4.46%) Senior Network Support Analyst
12 21 (4.46%) Senior Network Analyst
13 20 (4.25%) Support Engineer
14 19 (4.03%) Network Security Analyst
15 17 (3.61%) Architect
16 16 (3.40%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.97%) Web Services
2 12 (2.55%) Middleware
3 9 (1.91%) LAMP
4 8 (1.70%) WebCenter
5 7 (1.49%) XML
5 7 (1.49%) SOAP
5 7 (1.49%) WSDL
6 5 (1.06%) .NET
7 4 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.21%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.21%) XMPP
8 1 (0.21%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.21%) CGI
8 1 (0.21%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.10%) Management Information System
2 18 (3.82%) EqualLogic
3 17 (3.61%) Clustering
4 16 (3.40%) iPhone
5 15 (3.18%) iPad
6 14 (2.97%) Enterprise Storage
7 13 (2.76%) IBM XIV
8 12 (2.55%) Social Media
9 10 (2.12%) PKI
10 7 (1.49%) CMDB
10 7 (1.49%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.27%) SecurID
12 4 (0.85%) Replication
13 2 (0.42%) IVR
13 2 (0.42%) Online Banking
13 2 (0.42%) Open Source
14 1 (0.21%) Fat Client
14 1 (0.21%) BBC
14 1 (0.21%) NHS
14 1 (0.21%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 178 (37.79%) Windows
2 76 (16.14%) Linux
3 70 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (8.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (6.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.25%) UNIX
8 16 (3.40%) CentOS
9 14 (2.97%) Windows XP
10 11 (2.34%) Windows 7
11 10 (2.12%) Solaris
11 10 (2.12%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.12%) Ubuntu
12 8 (1.70%) HPUX
13 4 (0.85%) SUSE
13 4 (0.85%) SELinux
14 3 (0.64%) Android
14 3 (0.64%) Debian
15 2 (0.42%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (21.87%) Load Balancing
2 83 (17.62%) E-Commerce
3 63 (13.38%) ITIL
4 56 (11.89%) Incident Management
5 54 (11.46%) Capacity Planning
6 43 (9.13%) Change Management
7 32 (6.79%) Project Management
8 30 (6.37%) Business Continuity
9 28 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
10 25 (5.31%) Information Security
11 23 (4.88%) Problem Management
12 21 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
13 20 (4.25%) Network Design
14 19 (4.03%) Change Control
14 19 (4.03%) Service Delivery
15 18 (3.82%) Network Architecture
16 15 (3.18%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (2.76%) PRINCE2
18 12 (2.55%) Network Management
19 11 (2.34%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 47 (9.98%) Lisp
2 32 (6.79%) Perl
3 31 (6.58%) PHP
3 31 (6.58%) SQL
4 29 (6.16%) Shell Script
5 23 (4.88%) Java
6 22 (4.67%) Bash Shell
7 9 (1.91%) PowerShell
8 8 (1.70%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.06%) VBScript
10 4 (0.85%) Python
11 3 (0.64%) R
11 3 (0.64%) Ruby
11 3 (0.64%) C
12 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 298 (63.27%) Cisco Certification
2 189 (40.13%) CCNP
3 176 (37.37%) CCNA
4 53 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 50 (10.62%) MCSE
6 46 (9.77%) CCSP
7 34 (7.22%) CCIE
8 33 (7.01%) MCSA
9 30 (6.37%) CCSA
10 24 (5.10%) CCSE
11 21 (4.46%) CISSP
12 18 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (2.97%) Check Point Certification
13 14 (2.97%) MCITP
14 12 (2.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (1.49%) MCTS
16 6 (1.27%) CCDP
16 6 (1.27%) CCDE
17 5 (1.06%) Security Cleared
17 5 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.01%) SLA
2 29 (6.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.97%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.64%) QA
4 3 (0.64%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 78 (16.56%) Active Directory
2 60 (12.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (8.49%) vSphere
4 22 (4.67%) VMware ESX
5 19 (4.03%) XenServer
6 18 (3.82%) Hyper-V
7 9 (1.91%) Squid
8 7 (1.49%) ProxySG
9 5 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.06%) XenApp
10 4 (0.85%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.85%) UAG
11 2 (0.42%) MetaFrame
11 2 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.42%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.42%) Snort
12 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (9.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 19 (4.03%) Nagios
3 17 (3.61%) Opsview
4 12 (2.55%) Foglight
4 12 (2.55%) SCCM
5 10 (2.12%) ZABBIX
6 9 (1.91%) Puppet
7 5 (1.06%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.85%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.85%) Cacti
8 4 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.85%) YUM
9 3 (0.64%) Nessus
10 2 (0.42%) SCOM
10 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.21%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.21%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 336 (71.34%) Cisco
2 119 (25.27%) CheckPoint
3 96 (20.38%) VMware
4 95 (20.17%) Microsoft
5 64 (13.59%) Citrix
6 47 (9.98%) Motorola
7 43 (9.13%) Juniper
8 36 (7.64%) Red Hat
9 26 (5.52%) Oracle
10 24 (5.10%) HP
10 24 (5.10%) F5
11 19 (4.03%) SolarWinds
12 16 (3.40%) Avaya
13 15 (3.18%) IBM
14 13 (2.76%) Dell
15 12 (2.55%) NetApp
16 11 (2.34%) Fortinet
16 11 (2.34%) Symantec
17 9 (1.91%) Blue Coat
18 8 (1.70%) Hyperion
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Stephenson Group Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
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
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Upto £45K Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer Network Defence
Salary: Dep on Experience, + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 7 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + OTE of £60-£80k
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: 9 days ago