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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 27 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 28 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.73% 4.11% 2.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.79% 27.27% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 14
Median salary £38,500 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.09% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £52,100
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +12.00%
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
94 110 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.22% 15.07% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 79 101 124
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 June 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 20 (57.14%) Cisco
2 14 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (37.14%) Linux
4 12 (34.29%) VPN
4 12 (34.29%) DNS
4 12 (34.29%) VMware
5 11 (31.43%) CCNA
6 10 (28.57%) CCNP
6 10 (28.57%) Junos
7 9 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
8 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
8 8 (22.86%) CheckPoint
8 8 (22.86%) Python
8 8 (22.86%) VoIP
8 8 (22.86%) Perl
8 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (20.00%) Puppet
9 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 7 (20.00%) nginx
9 7 (20.00%) Windows
9 7 (20.00%) Apache
9 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (20.00%) Nagios
9 7 (20.00%) Juniper
9 7 (20.00%) Red Hat

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 7 (20.00%) Apache
1 7 (20.00%) nginx
2 5 (14.29%) IIS
3 4 (11.43%) JBoss
3 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
3 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
3 4 (11.43%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.86%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) DNS
1 12 (34.29%) VPN
2 10 (28.57%) Junos
3 9 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (22.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (22.86%) VoIP
5 7 (20.00%) IPsec
5 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (17.14%) Asterisk PBX
6 6 (17.14%) MPLS
6 6 (17.14%) Network Security
6 6 (17.14%) OpenVPN
7 5 (14.29%) BGP
7 5 (14.29%) DHCP
7 5 (14.29%) OSPF
7 5 (14.29%) VLAN
8 4 (11.43%) IPv6
8 4 (11.43%) LAN
8 4 (11.43%) WAN
9 3 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (20.00%) Subversion
2 4 (11.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.86%) Games
1 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Network Operations Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Citrix Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Citrix Technical Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) VMware Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) VMware Technical Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
2 1 (2.86%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Debian
2 7 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) Mac OS X
3 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (17.14%) Solaris
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.43%) Unix
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) AIX
5 2 (5.71%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
1 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (14.29%) Network Design
4 4 (11.43%) Software Deployment
5 3 (8.57%) Network Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Change Control
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps
6 2 (5.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.86%) Business Development
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) Information Security
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL
7 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
1 8 (22.86%) Perl
1 8 (22.86%) Python
2 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (31.43%) CCNA
3 10 (28.57%) CCNP
4 3 (8.57%) CCIE
5 2 (5.71%) CCSA
5 2 (5.71%) CCSE
6 1 (2.86%) CCDA
6 1 (2.86%) CCDE
6 1 (2.86%) CCDP
6 1 (2.86%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (2.86%) CCSP
6 1 (2.86%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.86%) MCSE
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) Docker
2 6 (17.14%) KVM
2 6 (17.14%) LXC
3 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 4 (11.43%) Terminal Services
4 4 (11.43%) vCloud
4 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
4 4 (11.43%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) BIND 9
5 1 (2.86%) qmail
5 1 (2.86%) Shibboleth
5 1 (2.86%) Varnish
5 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Nagios
1 7 (20.00%) Puppet
2 6 (17.14%) Opsview
3 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.86%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco
2 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) CheckPoint
4 7 (20.00%) Juniper
4 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (17.14%) Apple
5 6 (17.14%) Brocade
6 4 (11.43%) Citrix
6 4 (11.43%) F5
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.86%) AirMagnet
8 1 (2.86%) Dell
8 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.86%) HP
8 1 (2.86%) Meraki
8 1 (2.86%) New Relic
8 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.86%) Sophos
8 1 (2.86%) WatchGuard
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