The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 53 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 26 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.57% 3.46% 2.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.80% 17.89% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 11
Average salary £41,375 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,900 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,550 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
Firewall
South 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 Sheffield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 123 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.32% 19.37% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 86 102 70
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £100,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Firewall
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Sheffield

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 19 (57.58%) ITIL
2 15 (45.45%) LAN
2 15 (45.45%) WAN
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (45.45%) VMware
2 15 (45.45%) Network Security
3 14 (42.42%) MCSE
4 13 (39.39%) MPLS
4 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (33.33%) Supplier Management
6 11 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (33.33%) CCNA
6 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 11 (33.33%) Windows
7 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
7 10 (30.30%) Cisco
8 9 (27.27%) vSphere
9 7 (21.21%) IIS
10 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 6 (18.18%) Citrix
10 6 (18.18%) Terminal Services
10 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
10 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (18.18%) vCloud
11 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
11 5 (15.15%) Information Security

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (21.21%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) LAN
1 15 (45.45%) WAN
1 15 (45.45%) Network Security
2 13 (39.39%) MPLS
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (15.15%) DNS
5 3 (9.09%) IPsec
5 3 (9.09%) OSPF
5 3 (9.09%) BGP
5 3 (9.09%) VPN
6 2 (6.06%) DHCP
6 2 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (6.06%) Wireless
7 1 (3.03%) DMVPN
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.03%) Junos
7 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.03%) NX-OS
7 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (6.06%) Tester
3 2 (6.06%) Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Consultant
3 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Administrator
3 2 (6.06%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Network Specialist
4 1 (3.03%) Security Specialist
4 1 (3.03%) Support Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.03%) Applications Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Information Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
3 5 (15.15%) Linux
4 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.06%) Solaris
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.03%) Debian
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) AIX
6 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) ITIL
2 11 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 5 (15.15%) Information Security
4 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Network Design
6 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.06%) Change Management
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (6.06%) Social Engineering
7 1 (3.03%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.03%) Computer Security
7 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.03%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.03%) C
2 1 (3.03%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) Perl
2 1 (3.03%) PHP
2 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (42.42%) MCSE
3 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (6.06%) CISSP
5 2 (6.06%) CCNP
6 1 (3.03%) GWAPT
6 1 (3.03%) GPEN
6 1 (3.03%) OSCP
6 1 (3.03%) OSCE
6 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (3.03%) CCSE
6 1 (3.03%) GCIH
6 1 (3.03%) CISA
6 1 (3.03%) CISM
6 1 (3.03%) MCDST
6 1 (3.03%) MCITP
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.09%) SLA
3 1 (3.03%) HIPAA
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
3 9 (27.27%) vSphere
4 6 (18.18%) Terminal Services
4 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
4 6 (18.18%) vCloud
5 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.03%) qmail
6 1 (3.03%) XenServer
6 1 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) VMware
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (30.30%) Cisco
4 6 (18.18%) Citrix
5 4 (12.12%) Websense
6 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.09%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) Infoblox
7 1 (3.03%) Imperva
7 1 (3.03%) F5
7 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.03%) BT
7 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) NetApp
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago