The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 53 41 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -24
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 41 66 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.93% 5.73% 9.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.50% 25.78% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 39 43 59
Average salary £43,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £69,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
Firewall
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 North Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
139 256 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 13.31% 22.24% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 110 174 157
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +27.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the North Yorkshire region.

Firewall Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Firewall
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York 0 15 £43,500 -8.42%
Harrogate -7 12 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Skipton -2 3 £27,500 -27.15%
Middlesbrough -7 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Knaresborough - 1 £26,000 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 76 (78.35%) Cisco
2 56 (57.73%) Network Security
3 55 (56.70%) CheckPoint
4 49 (50.52%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (47.42%) DNS
6 42 (43.30%) CCNP
7 40 (41.24%) Cisco ASA
8 39 (40.21%) DHCP
8 39 (40.21%) OSPF
9 38 (39.18%) BGP
9 38 (39.18%) VMware
10 36 (37.11%) Linux
11 34 (35.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 34 (35.05%) F5
12 33 (34.02%) Juniper
13 32 (32.99%) BIG-IP
14 31 (31.96%) CCSE
14 31 (31.96%) Cisco IOS
14 31 (31.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 31 (31.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 29 (29.90%) Infoblox
15 29 (29.90%) Imperva
16 28 (28.87%) Blue Coat
17 27 (27.84%) TCP/IP
18 21 (21.65%) VPN
18 21 (21.65%) HP
18 21 (21.65%) Citrix
18 21 (21.65%) CISSP
18 21 (21.65%) VoIP
18 21 (21.65%) Information Security

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 7 (7.22%) IIS
2 5 (5.15%) Apache
3 3 (3.09%) nginx
4 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.03%) Office 365
1 1 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 56 (57.73%) Network Security
2 46 (47.42%) DNS
3 40 (41.24%) Cisco ASA
4 39 (40.21%) OSPF
4 39 (40.21%) DHCP
5 38 (39.18%) BGP
6 32 (32.99%) BIG-IP
7 31 (31.96%) Cisco IOS
7 31 (31.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 31 (31.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 27 (27.84%) TCP/IP
9 21 (21.65%) VPN
9 21 (21.65%) VoIP
10 19 (19.59%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (18.56%) Wireless
12 15 (15.46%) WAN
13 14 (14.43%) NetScreen
13 14 (14.43%) DMVPN
13 14 (14.43%) NX-OS
14 13 (13.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.15%) MySQL
1 5 (5.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.03%) Subversion
2 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (12.37%) Finance
2 2 (2.06%) Local Government
3 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (36.08%) Network Specialist
2 32 (32.99%) Network Security Specialist
2 32 (32.99%) Security Specialist
3 22 (22.68%) Analyst
4 21 (21.65%) Network Analyst
5 18 (18.56%) Security Analyst
6 17 (17.53%) Senior Network Security Specialist
6 17 (17.53%) Senior Network Specialist
6 17 (17.53%) Senior Security Specialist
6 17 (17.53%) Network Security Analyst
7 14 (14.43%) Information Security Specialist
7 14 (14.43%) Information Specialist
7 14 (14.43%) Senior Information Security Specialist
8 11 (11.34%) Network Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) Consultant
10 6 (6.19%) Architect
11 5 (5.15%) Network Consultant
11 5 (5.15%) Administrator
11 5 (5.15%) Network Support
11 5 (5.15%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.12%) Middleware
2 1 (1.03%) Memcached
2 1 (1.03%) REST
2 1 (1.03%) .NET
2 1 (1.03%) J2EE
2 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.03%) SOAP
2 1 (1.03%) XML
2 1 (1.03%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.46%) Thin Client
1 15 (15.46%) Fat Client
2 7 (7.22%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.15%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.09%) CCTV
4 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.06%) CMDB
5 2 (2.06%) IVR
6 1 (1.03%) PKI
6 1 (1.03%) Replication
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.03%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.03%) DataPower
6 1 (1.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.11%) Linux
2 12 (12.37%) UNIX
3 9 (9.28%) Windows
4 8 (8.25%) Solaris
5 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.09%) CentOS
5 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.65%) Information Security
2 20 (20.62%) Network Monitoring
3 14 (14.43%) Line Management
3 14 (14.43%) Mentoring
3 14 (14.43%) E-Commerce
4 7 (7.22%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (6.19%) Risk Management
6 5 (5.15%) Business Continuity
6 5 (5.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (5.15%) Project Management
6 5 (5.15%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (4.12%) Network Management
7 4 (4.12%) Matrix Management
7 4 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.12%) ITIL
7 4 (4.12%) Security Management
7 4 (4.12%) Network Design
8 3 (3.09%) BCP
8 3 (3.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.28%) Perl
2 8 (8.25%) Python
3 6 (6.19%) SQL
4 3 (3.09%) PHP
5 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (50.52%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (43.30%) CCNP
3 31 (31.96%) CCSE
4 21 (21.65%) CISSP
5 6 (6.19%) CCIE
5 6 (6.19%) Degree
5 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.15%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (5.15%) CCNA
7 4 (4.12%) CISA
7 4 (4.12%) CISM
7 4 (4.12%) CRISC
8 3 (3.09%) CCIP
9 2 (2.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.03%) HND
10 1 (1.03%) MCSE
10 1 (1.03%) MCSA
10 1 (1.03%) CCDA
10 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.03%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) PCI DSS
2 7 (7.22%) SLA
3 4 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 34 (35.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (14.43%) XenServer
3 9 (9.28%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.12%) Xen
5 2 (2.06%) Squid
6 1 (1.03%) NFS
6 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.03%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.03%) UAG
6 1 (1.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (14.43%) FortiGate
2 5 (5.15%) OpenView
2 5 (5.15%) Nagios
3 4 (4.12%) SCOM
4 3 (3.09%) Nessus
5 2 (2.06%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.06%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.06%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.06%) Puppet
6 1 (1.03%) logstash
6 1 (1.03%) Kibana
6 1 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.03%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 76 (78.35%) Cisco
2 55 (56.70%) CheckPoint
3 38 (39.18%) VMware
4 34 (35.05%) F5
5 33 (34.02%) Juniper
6 29 (29.90%) Infoblox
6 29 (29.90%) Imperva
7 28 (28.87%) Blue Coat
8 21 (21.65%) HP
8 21 (21.65%) Citrix
9 19 (19.59%) SolarWinds
10 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
11 10 (10.31%) Red Hat
12 5 (5.15%) Fortinet
13 4 (4.12%) Brocade
13 4 (4.12%) Oracle
14 3 (3.09%) Websense
14 3 (3.09%) Nortel
15 2 (2.06%) BT
15 2 (2.06%) Symantec
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