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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 38 51 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 40 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.72% 3.28% 4.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.83% 17.65% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 23
Average salary £36,000 £50,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £62,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
103 136 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.74% 18.58% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 91 112 89
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £30,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (55.22%) Windows
2 31 (46.27%) Active Directory
3 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
3 28 (41.79%) Linux
4 27 (40.30%) ITIL
5 26 (38.81%) VMware
6 22 (32.84%) Cisco
7 21 (31.34%) LAN
7 21 (31.34%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (29.85%) vSphere
8 20 (29.85%) MS Excel
8 20 (29.85%) Citrix
9 19 (28.36%) Bash Shell
10 18 (26.87%) Apache
11 17 (25.37%) MySQL
11 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (25.37%) TCP/IP
12 16 (23.88%) WAN
13 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (22.39%) Network Security
14 14 (20.90%) Java
14 14 (20.90%) Python
14 14 (20.90%) JBoss
14 14 (20.90%) MCSE
15 13 (19.40%) IIS
15 13 (19.40%) Perl
15 13 (19.40%) HTTP
15 13 (19.40%) DNS
15 13 (19.40%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (19.40%) UNIX

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (26.87%) Apache
2 14 (20.90%) JBoss
3 13 (19.40%) IIS
4 12 (17.91%) Tomcat
5 10 (14.93%) nginx
6 9 (13.43%) WebLogic
7 6 (8.96%) MS Exchange
8 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (4.48%) Node.js
9 3 (4.48%) OpenStack
9 3 (4.48%) CloudStack
9 3 (4.48%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (4.48%) WebSphere Process Server
9 3 (4.48%) PegaRULES
9 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
9 3 (4.48%) Joomla!
9 3 (4.48%) Drupal
9 3 (4.48%) WordPress
9 3 (4.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 20 (29.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.34%) LAN
2 17 (25.37%) TCP/IP
3 16 (23.88%) WAN
4 15 (22.39%) Network Security
5 13 (19.40%) HTTP
5 13 (19.40%) DNS
6 12 (17.91%) MPLS
6 12 (17.91%) VPN
6 12 (17.91%) VLAN
7 11 (16.42%) OpenLDAP
8 9 (13.43%) LDAP
8 9 (13.43%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (10.45%) IPv4
10 5 (7.46%) DHCP
11 3 (4.48%) SAN
11 3 (4.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (4.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 3 (4.48%) BIG-IP
12 2 (2.99%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.99%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) MySQL
2 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.48%) OLAP
4 3 (4.48%) OLTP
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Subversion
1 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.43%) Hudson
2 9 (13.43%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.43%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.49%) Maven
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 10 (14.93%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Administrator
2 13 (19.40%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (16.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (16.42%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (13.43%) Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (11.94%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (8.96%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 6 (8.96%) Consultant
7 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Network Consultant
8 4 (5.97%) Network Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Tester
8 4 (5.97%) Citrix Consultant
8 4 (5.97%) Windows Technical Consultant
8 4 (5.97%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (5.97%) Citrix Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) Platform Architect
9 3 (4.48%) Operations Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) .NET
2 4 (5.97%) LAMP
3 3 (4.48%) JSON
3 3 (4.48%) jQuery
3 3 (4.48%) HTML5
3 3 (4.48%) REST
3 3 (4.48%) Express
3 3 (4.48%) CSS
3 3 (4.48%) Web Services
3 3 (4.48%) XML
3 3 (4.48%) XSLT
3 3 (4.48%) Middleware
3 3 (4.48%) HTML
4 2 (2.99%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Clustering
1 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.48%) DataPower
2 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.49%) Replication
3 1 (1.49%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 37 (55.22%) Windows
2 28 (41.79%) Linux
3 13 (19.40%) Debian
3 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (19.40%) UNIX
4 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.45%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.96%) Windows 8
7 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.46%) AIX
7 5 (7.46%) Solaris
8 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (4.48%) SUSE
9 3 (4.48%) CentOS
9 3 (4.48%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) ITIL
2 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.42%) Supplier Management
4 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (13.43%) DevOps
4 9 (13.43%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (5.97%) Capacity Management
5 4 (5.97%) Software Testing
5 4 (5.97%) Information Security
5 4 (5.97%) Test Automation
5 4 (5.97%) Network Architecture
5 4 (5.97%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.48%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (4.48%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.48%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.48%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.48%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.36%) Bash Shell
2 14 (20.90%) Java
2 14 (20.90%) Python
3 13 (19.40%) Perl
4 12 (17.91%) PowerShell
5 8 (11.94%) PHP
6 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.48%) Jython
7 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.48%) Korn
8 1 (1.49%) SQL
8 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (20.90%) MCSE
3 13 (19.40%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (17.91%) CCNA
5 11 (16.42%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (5.97%) ISEB
6 4 (5.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.99%) RHCE
8 1 (1.49%) CCIE
8 1 (1.49%) CCNP
8 1 (1.49%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.49%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.49%) MCTS
8 1 (1.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (46.27%) Active Directory
2 21 (31.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (29.85%) vSphere
4 12 (17.91%) Terminal Services
4 12 (17.91%) VMware ESX
4 12 (17.91%) vCloud
5 10 (14.93%) qmail
6 4 (5.97%) Xen
6 4 (5.97%) KVM
7 3 (4.48%) pfSense
7 3 (4.48%) XenServer
7 3 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.48%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (2.99%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.99%) NFS
8 2 (2.99%) Samba
9 1 (1.49%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) Nagios
1 9 (13.43%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (13.43%) Pingdom
2 3 (4.48%) SCOM
3 2 (2.99%) ZABBIX
3 2 (2.99%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.99%) WSUS
3 2 (2.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
2 26 (38.81%) VMware
3 22 (32.84%) Cisco
4 20 (29.85%) Citrix
5 9 (13.43%) New Relic
6 8 (11.94%) Oracle
7 6 (8.96%) Websense
8 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.46%) Juniper
9 4 (5.97%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.48%) Endeca
10 3 (4.48%) NetApp
10 3 (4.48%) Intel
10 3 (4.48%) IBM
10 3 (4.48%) HP
10 3 (4.48%) F5
11 2 (2.99%) Spiceworks
11 2 (2.99%) EMC
11 2 (2.99%) Symantec
11 2 (2.99%) McAfee
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