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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 48 42 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 30 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.06% 3.29% 6.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.90% 19.48% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 21
Average salary £50,000 £32,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.03% -7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,550 £44,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
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
137 77 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.54% 16.89% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 111 65 97
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 33 (68.75%) Cisco
2 31 (64.58%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (56.25%) Windows
4 15 (31.25%) CCIE
4 15 (31.25%) Juniper
5 14 (29.17%) DNS
6 12 (25.00%) CCNA
6 12 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (22.92%) VPN
7 11 (22.92%) ITIL
8 10 (20.83%) Network Design
8 10 (20.83%) MCSE
8 10 (20.83%) MCSA
8 10 (20.83%) Java
8 10 (20.83%) SAN
8 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (20.83%) MPLS
8 10 (20.83%) OSPF
8 10 (20.83%) BGP
9 9 (18.75%) CheckPoint
9 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
9 9 (18.75%) CCNP
9 9 (18.75%) VLAN
9 9 (18.75%) Xen
9 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
9 9 (18.75%) Problem Management
9 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (18.75%) Business Continuity
9 9 (18.75%) Capacity Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (10.42%) IIS
1 5 (10.42%) Apache
1 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
1 5 (10.42%) nginx
2 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.17%) DNS
2 12 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (22.92%) VPN
4 10 (20.83%) SAN
4 10 (20.83%) MPLS
4 10 (20.83%) OSPF
4 10 (20.83%) BGP
5 9 (18.75%) VLAN
6 6 (12.50%) VPLS
6 6 (12.50%) Wireless
6 6 (12.50%) LAN
6 6 (12.50%) WAN
6 6 (12.50%) DHCP
6 6 (12.50%) Ethernet
7 5 (10.42%) SNMP
7 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
7 5 (10.42%) Network Security
7 5 (10.42%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.42%) Maven
2 5 (10.42%) JIRA
2 5 (10.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (8.33%) TeamCity
3 4 (8.33%) Hudson
3 4 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.17%) Back Office
1 2 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Systems Administrator
1 11 (22.92%) Administrator
2 10 (20.83%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (18.75%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (16.67%) Technical Design Authority
5 7 (14.58%) Architect
6 6 (12.50%) Design Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) IP Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Network Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Network Support
8 3 (6.25%) Network Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Network Support Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Network Specialist
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Network Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) IT Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) Web Services
2 5 (10.42%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Smartphone
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.42%) Telematics
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (56.25%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) UNIX
3 5 (10.42%) Ubuntu
3 5 (10.42%) Mac OS
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.33%) Debian
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) Network Design
3 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 9 (18.75%) Problem Management
3 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (18.75%) Change Control
3 9 (18.75%) Capacity Management
3 9 (18.75%) Business Continuity
3 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.25%) Network Management
6 2 (4.17%) Process Management
6 2 (4.17%) Change Management
6 2 (4.17%) Data Management
7 1 (2.08%) Migration
7 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.08%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.08%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) Java
2 6 (12.50%) Perl
2 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (10.42%) Ruby
4 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) SQL
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (64.58%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.25%) CCIE
3 12 (25.00%) CCNA
4 10 (20.83%) MCSE
4 10 (20.83%) MCSA
4 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (18.75%) CCNP
6 6 (12.50%) CCIP
6 6 (12.50%) CCDP
6 6 (12.50%) JNCIE
7 5 (10.42%) Degree
7 5 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.08%) CCEE
8 1 (2.08%) CCAA
8 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 9 (18.75%) Xen
2 5 (10.42%) KVM
3 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.33%) qmail
4 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.08%) XenApp
6 1 (2.08%) XenServer
6 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Ganglia
2 4 (8.33%) Nagios
2 4 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.33%) Pingdom
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.08%) Foglight
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) Cisco
2 15 (31.25%) Juniper
3 9 (18.75%) CheckPoint
3 9 (18.75%) F5
4 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.67%) HP
5 7 (14.58%) VMware
6 6 (12.50%) Redback
7 4 (8.33%) New Relic
7 4 (8.33%) JBoss
8 3 (6.25%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.17%) Citrix
10 1 (2.08%) Dell
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago