The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 53 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.17% 2.58% 3.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.05% 20.20% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 14
Median salary £45,000 £41,375 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.76% +0.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,925 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,650 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +10.38%
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
81 99 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.50% 12.77% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 73 85 120
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,650 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 21 (84.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (52.00%) CCNP
3 13 (52.00%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (44.00%) VPN
5 10 (40.00%) CCNA
6 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
7 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (32.00%) Network Security
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (28.00%) F5
8 7 (28.00%) DNS
9 6 (24.00%) LAN
9 6 (24.00%) DHCP
9 6 (24.00%) Linux
9 6 (24.00%) Internet
9 6 (24.00%) VLAN
9 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
10 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (20.00%) LAMP
10 5 (20.00%) MPLS
10 5 (20.00%) CCIE
10 5 (20.00%) Juniper
10 5 (20.00%) Apache
10 5 (20.00%) Windows
10 5 (20.00%) MySQL
10 5 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (20.00%) WAN
11 4 (16.00%) Python
11 4 (16.00%) Perl

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) CloudStack
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) nginx
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (44.00%) VPN
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (32.00%) Network Security
3 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (28.00%) DNS
5 6 (24.00%) DHCP
5 6 (24.00%) Internet
5 6 (24.00%) LAN
5 6 (24.00%) VLAN
6 5 (20.00%) MPLS
6 5 (20.00%) WAN
7 4 (16.00%) BGP
7 4 (16.00%) OSPF
8 3 (12.00%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
8 3 (12.00%) IPsec
8 3 (12.00%) Junos
8 3 (12.00%) RIP
8 3 (12.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (12.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) LAMP
2 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) IBM XIV
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) Debian
4 1 (4.00%) HPUX
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL
1 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (12.00%) Presales
1 3 (12.00%) Project Management
2 2 (8.00%) DevOps
2 2 (8.00%) Network Design
3 1 (4.00%) Business Development
3 1 (4.00%) Change Control
3 1 (4.00%) Change Management
3 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.00%) High Availability
3 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.00%) Information Security
3 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (16.00%) Perl
1 4 (16.00%) Python
2 3 (12.00%) Ruby
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (52.00%) CCNP
3 10 (40.00%) CCNA
4 5 (20.00%) CCIE
5 4 (16.00%) CCSP
6 3 (12.00%) CCDE
6 3 (12.00%) CISSP
6 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (8.00%) CCDA
7 2 (8.00%) CCSA
7 2 (8.00%) CCSE
8 1 (4.00%) CCDP
8 1 (4.00%) JNCIE
8 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
8 1 (4.00%) MCSE
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) BIND 9
3 1 (4.00%) qmail
3 1 (4.00%) Shibboleth
3 1 (4.00%) Varnish
3 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.00%) Nagios
3 3 (12.00%) Grafana
3 3 (12.00%) Graphite
3 3 (12.00%) Opsview
3 3 (12.00%) Salt
4 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
5 1 (4.00%) Pingdom
5 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (28.00%) F5
4 5 (20.00%) Juniper
5 4 (16.00%) VMware
6 3 (12.00%) IBM
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.00%) NetApp
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle
6 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (12.00%) Symantec
7 1 (4.00%) Dell
7 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) Meraki
7 1 (4.00%) New Relic
7 1 (4.00%) Sophos
7 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago