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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 45 44 69
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 197 131 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.20% 4.71% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.76% 27.75% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 153 106 62
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -4.37%
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
662 472 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.49% 16.97% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 522 380 369
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
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 23 April 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Leeds

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 273 (69.11%) Cisco
2 221 (55.95%) Cisco Certification
3 156 (39.49%) Windows
4 130 (32.91%) LAN
4 130 (32.91%) WAN
5 121 (30.63%) CCNP
6 116 (29.37%) CheckPoint
7 112 (28.35%) CCNA
8 107 (27.09%) Network Security
9 93 (23.54%) MPLS
10 82 (20.76%) TCP/IP
11 81 (20.51%) Microsoft
11 81 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
12 79 (20.00%) Load Balancing
12 79 (20.00%) VoIP
13 76 (19.24%) VMware
14 73 (18.48%) Windows Server 2008
15 70 (17.72%) BGP
16 68 (17.22%) Linux
17 66 (16.71%) ITIL
18 60 (15.19%) SQL Server
18 60 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
19 58 (14.68%) Active Directory
20 56 (14.18%) VPN
21 52 (13.16%) SAN
22 51 (12.91%) OSPF
23 50 (12.66%) IIS
24 48 (12.15%) DNS
25 46 (11.65%) Incident Management
25 46 (11.65%) Network Architecture

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 50 (12.66%) IIS
2 36 (9.11%) Apache
3 31 (7.85%) MS Exchange
4 28 (7.09%) CMS
5 26 (6.58%) Tomcat
6 23 (5.82%) Lync
7 22 (5.57%) SharePoint
8 13 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (3.04%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (1.52%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.27%) GlassFish
11 5 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.51%) WinCC
15 1 (0.25%) Node.js
15 1 (0.25%) Liferay
Applications
1 26 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.53%) SaaS
2 10 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.77%) IaaS
4 5 (1.27%) Office 365
5 3 (0.76%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.76%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 130 (32.91%) LAN
1 130 (32.91%) WAN
2 107 (27.09%) Network Security
3 93 (23.54%) MPLS
4 82 (20.76%) TCP/IP
5 81 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
6 79 (20.00%) VoIP
7 70 (17.72%) BGP
8 56 (14.18%) VPN
9 52 (13.16%) SAN
10 51 (12.91%) OSPF
11 48 (12.15%) DNS
12 45 (11.39%) VLAN
13 41 (10.38%) Cisco IOS
14 38 (9.62%) DHCP
15 37 (9.37%) Internet
16 35 (8.86%) EIGRP
17 32 (8.10%) WLAN
18 29 (7.34%) DMZ
19 28 (7.09%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.56%) MySQL
3 9 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.52%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (1.01%) Informix
6 3 (0.76%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (5.32%) InstallShield
2 4 (1.01%) Subversion
3 1 (0.25%) JIRA
3 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.25%) Hudson
3 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (4.30%) Telecoms
2 11 (2.78%) Back Office
3 9 (2.28%) Banking
4 6 (1.52%) Games
5 4 (1.01%) Finance
6 3 (0.76%) Retail
7 2 (0.51%) Legal
7 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.25%) Advertising
8 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 143 (36.20%) Network Engineer
2 74 (18.73%) Analyst
3 54 (13.67%) Network Analyst
4 38 (9.62%) Architect
5 35 (8.86%) Support Analyst
5 35 (8.86%) Security Analyst
6 33 (8.35%) Consultant
7 32 (8.10%) Network Security Analyst
8 31 (7.85%) Network Architect
9 24 (6.08%) Technical Support
9 24 (6.08%) Network Support
10 23 (5.82%) Senior Network Engineer
11 21 (5.32%) Network Support Analyst
12 20 (5.06%) Senior Analyst
13 19 (4.81%) Senior Network Analyst
13 19 (4.81%) Senior Support Analyst
13 19 (4.81%) Senior Network Support
13 19 (4.81%) Senior Network Support Analyst
14 18 (4.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 18 (4.56%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (8.86%) Web Services
2 25 (6.33%) XML
2 25 (6.33%) WSDL
2 25 (6.33%) SOAP
3 10 (2.53%) LAMP
4 7 (1.77%) Middleware
5 6 (1.52%) WebCenter
6 3 (0.76%) HTML
7 2 (0.51%) .NET
7 2 (0.51%) XMPP
8 1 (0.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.59%) Management Information System
2 9 (2.28%) EqualLogic
3 8 (2.03%) CMDB
3 8 (2.03%) Clustering
4 5 (1.27%) Online Banking
4 5 (1.27%) Social Media
4 5 (1.27%) iPad
4 5 (1.27%) iPhone
5 4 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (0.76%) Blackberry
6 3 (0.76%) PKI
7 2 (0.51%) SCADA
8 1 (0.25%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.25%) IVR
8 1 (0.25%) BBC
8 1 (0.25%) Replication
8 1 (0.25%) NHS
8 1 (0.25%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 156 (39.49%) Windows
2 73 (18.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (17.22%) Linux
4 38 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (8.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (5.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (5.06%) UNIX
8 19 (4.81%) Ubuntu
9 18 (4.56%) Windows 7
10 15 (3.80%) CentOS
11 14 (3.54%) Windows XP
12 13 (3.29%) Windows 8
13 7 (1.77%) SELinux
14 6 (1.52%) HPUX
15 4 (1.01%) SUSE
15 4 (1.01%) Android
15 4 (1.01%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.51%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.51%) Solaris
16 2 (0.51%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 66 (16.71%) ITIL
3 46 (11.65%) Incident Management
3 46 (11.65%) Network Architecture
4 42 (10.63%) E-Commerce
5 36 (9.11%) Capacity Planning
6 30 (7.59%) Network Design
7 29 (7.34%) Information Security
8 27 (6.84%) Network Management
9 23 (5.82%) Change Management
10 22 (5.57%) Change Control
11 21 (5.32%) ITIL V3
12 18 (4.56%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (4.56%) Service Delivery
13 17 (4.30%) Project Management
14 15 (3.80%) PRINCE2
15 14 (3.54%) Business Continuity
16 12 (3.04%) Practice Management
16 12 (3.04%) Trend Analysis
17 11 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (8.35%) SQL
2 24 (6.08%) Java
2 24 (6.08%) Perl
2 24 (6.08%) PHP
3 17 (4.30%) Shell Script
4 16 (4.05%) Lisp
5 14 (3.54%) JavaScript
6 11 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 10 (2.53%) Bash Shell
8 7 (1.77%) VBScript
9 6 (1.52%) Python
10 3 (0.76%) C
10 3 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 221 (55.95%) Cisco Certification
2 121 (30.63%) CCNP
3 112 (28.35%) CCNA
4 42 (10.63%) CCSP
5 39 (9.87%) CCSA
6 38 (9.62%) CCIE
7 30 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (6.84%) MCSE
9 20 (5.06%) CCSE
10 19 (4.81%) CISSP
10 19 (4.81%) Check Point Certification
11 15 (3.80%) MCSA
12 14 (3.54%) MCITP
13 11 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (2.28%) Security Cleared
15 7 (1.77%) MCP
16 5 (1.27%) Degree
17 4 (1.01%) MCTS
17 4 (1.01%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (9.87%) SLA
2 9 (2.28%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.76%) QA
5 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 60 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (14.68%) Active Directory
3 31 (7.85%) Hyper-V
4 24 (6.08%) VMware ESX
5 20 (5.06%) vSphere
6 9 (2.28%) XenApp
7 8 (2.03%) XenDesktop
7 8 (2.03%) MetaFrame
7 8 (2.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (1.27%) XenServer
8 5 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.01%) Xen
9 4 (1.01%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.76%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.76%) UAG
11 2 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.51%) Snort
12 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (4.30%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (2.28%) Foglight
3 8 (2.03%) Plesk
4 7 (1.77%) YUM
4 7 (1.77%) SCCM
4 7 (1.77%) SCOM
5 5 (1.27%) ZABBIX
5 5 (1.27%) Nagios
5 5 (1.27%) Puppet
6 4 (1.01%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.01%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.51%) WSUS
7 2 (0.51%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.25%) OpenView
8 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.25%) Cacti
8 1 (0.25%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.25%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 273 (69.11%) Cisco
2 116 (29.37%) CheckPoint
3 81 (20.51%) Microsoft
4 76 (19.24%) VMware
5 41 (10.38%) Citrix
6 36 (9.11%) Avaya
6 36 (9.11%) HP
6 36 (9.11%) Red Hat
7 24 (6.08%) Juniper
8 16 (4.05%) Motorola
8 16 (4.05%) Dell
9 14 (3.54%) Oracle
10 12 (3.04%) Fortinet
10 12 (3.04%) ProCurve
11 11 (2.78%) F5
12 8 (2.03%) Symantec
13 7 (1.77%) Blue Coat
13 7 (1.77%) JBoss
13 7 (1.77%) Imperva
14 6 (1.52%) IBM
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