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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 46 59 33
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -26
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 31 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.28% 1.93% 4.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.52% 10.74% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 25
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +71.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £42,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £63,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
105 121 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.50% 17.95% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 96 105 88
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 £26,500 £27,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,000 £63,600
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 31 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (50.00%) ITIL
2 22 (44.00%) Windows
3 19 (38.00%) Linux
3 19 (38.00%) LAN
4 17 (34.00%) Cisco
4 17 (34.00%) Active Directory
5 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (32.00%) VMware
5 16 (32.00%) Bash Shell
6 15 (30.00%) Network Security
6 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (28.00%) WAN
7 14 (28.00%) MCSE
8 13 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (26.00%) vSphere
9 12 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 12 (24.00%) CCNA
9 12 (24.00%) MySQL
9 12 (24.00%) MPLS
9 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (22.00%) Supplier Management
10 11 (22.00%) Java
10 11 (22.00%) Apache
10 11 (22.00%) Python
10 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
10 11 (22.00%) Citrix
10 11 (22.00%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (20.00%) HTTP
11 10 (20.00%) MS Excel

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (22.00%) Apache
2 9 (18.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (18.00%) JBoss
3 7 (14.00%) IIS
3 7 (14.00%) nginx
4 6 (12.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.00%) Node.js
5 3 (6.00%) OpenStack
5 3 (6.00%) CloudStack
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (6.00%) Commerce Server
5 3 (6.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (6.00%) PegaRULES
5 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (6.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) LAN
2 15 (30.00%) Network Security
3 14 (28.00%) WAN
4 12 (24.00%) MPLS
5 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (20.00%) HTTP
7 9 (18.00%) VPN
8 8 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (16.00%) VLAN
9 6 (12.00%) OpenLDAP
9 6 (12.00%) LDAP
10 5 (10.00%) DNS
10 5 (10.00%) IPv4
11 3 (6.00%) BIG-IP
11 3 (6.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (6.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (4.00%) IPsec
12 2 (4.00%) OSPF
12 2 (4.00%) BGP
12 2 (4.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) MySQL
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) OLAP
3 3 (6.00%) OLTP
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Subversion
1 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.00%) Hudson
2 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.00%) Maven
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Administrator
2 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 8 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (16.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Tester
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) Lead Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Platform Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Operations Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) OAT Tester
7 2 (4.00%) OAT Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) .NET
2 3 (6.00%) CSS
2 3 (6.00%) HTML
2 3 (6.00%) XML
2 3 (6.00%) XSLT
2 3 (6.00%) Middleware
2 3 (6.00%) JSON
2 3 (6.00%) jQuery
2 3 (6.00%) HTML5
2 3 (6.00%) REST
2 3 (6.00%) Express
3 2 (4.00%) J2EE
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Clustering
1 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.00%) DataPower
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) Windows
2 19 (38.00%) Linux
3 10 (20.00%) Debian
4 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.00%) UNIX
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.00%) AIX
6 5 (10.00%) Solaris
7 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.00%) SUSE
8 3 (6.00%) CentOS
8 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.00%) Supplier Management
4 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (12.00%) DevOps
4 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.00%) Information Security
5 4 (8.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.00%) Network Architecture
5 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.00%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (6.00%) Content Management
6 3 (6.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) Bash Shell
2 11 (22.00%) Java
2 11 (22.00%) Python
3 10 (20.00%) Perl
4 8 (16.00%) PHP
5 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.00%) Jython
7 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.00%) Korn
8 1 (2.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (28.00%) MCSE
3 13 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (24.00%) CCNA
5 11 (22.00%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (8.00%) ISEB
6 4 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (4.00%) RHCE
8 1 (2.00%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.00%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.00%) CCIE
8 1 (2.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (34.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (26.00%) vSphere
3 7 (14.00%) qmail
4 6 (12.00%) vCloud
4 6 (12.00%) Terminal Services
4 6 (12.00%) VMware ESX
5 4 (8.00%) Xen
5 4 (8.00%) KVM
6 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (6.00%) pfSense
6 3 (6.00%) VMware Server
6 3 (6.00%) XenServer
7 1 (2.00%) XenApp
7 1 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) Nagios
1 6 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (12.00%) Pingdom
2 2 (4.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.00%) WSUS
3 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Cisco
2 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.00%) VMware
3 11 (22.00%) Citrix
4 6 (12.00%) New Relic
5 5 (10.00%) Websense
5 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.00%) Juniper
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle
7 3 (6.00%) Intel
7 3 (6.00%) IBM
7 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.00%) Endeca
7 3 (6.00%) F5
8 2 (4.00%) NetApp
9 1 (2.00%) HP
9 1 (2.00%) EMC
9 1 (2.00%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.00%) BT
9 1 (2.00%) Symantec
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