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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 56 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.04% 4.37% 3.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.05% 22.94% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 8
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
129 109 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.84% 19.06% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 112 94 89
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £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 20 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 28 (63.64%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Cisco
3 24 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (27.27%) CCNA
4 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 12 (27.27%) SAN
4 12 (27.27%) VPN
4 12 (27.27%) DNS
4 12 (27.27%) Java
4 12 (27.27%) MCSE
5 11 (25.00%) ITIL
6 10 (22.73%) MCSA
6 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 10 (22.73%) HP
6 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (22.73%) VLAN
6 10 (22.73%) Xen
6 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
7 9 (20.45%) Change Control
7 9 (20.45%) Capacity Management
7 9 (20.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (20.45%) Problem Management
7 9 (20.45%) Business Continuity
7 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
7 9 (20.45%) CCIE
7 9 (20.45%) Juniper
7 9 (20.45%) Perl
7 9 (20.45%) Linux

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (18.18%) Apache
1 8 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 7 (15.91%) IIS
3 6 (13.64%) WebLogic
4 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (9.09%) nginx
6 2 (4.55%) Lync
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) SAN
1 12 (27.27%) VPN
1 12 (27.27%) DNS
2 10 (22.73%) VLAN
3 9 (20.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
4 7 (15.91%) MPLS
4 7 (15.91%) OSPF
4 7 (15.91%) BGP
5 6 (13.64%) LDAP
5 6 (13.64%) HTTP
5 6 (13.64%) OpenLDAP
6 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (11.36%) LAN
6 5 (11.36%) WAN
6 5 (11.36%) DHCP
6 5 (11.36%) Wireless
7 4 (9.09%) SNMP
7 4 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) MySQL
3 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.64%) Hudson
2 6 (13.64%) TeamCity
2 6 (13.64%) Subversion
3 4 (9.09%) Maven
3 4 (9.09%) JIRA
3 4 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (27.27%) Administrator
2 10 (22.73%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (20.45%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Design Authority
5 4 (9.09%) Network Support
6 3 (6.82%) Network Architect
6 3 (6.82%) IP Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Network Support Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) .NET
2 5 (11.36%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Smartphone
1 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 4 (9.09%) Telematics
2 3 (6.82%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (63.64%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Debian
4 5 (11.36%) UNIX
5 4 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 4 (9.09%) Mac OS
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (20.45%) Business Continuity
3 9 (20.45%) Problem Management
3 9 (20.45%) Change Control
3 9 (20.45%) Capacity Management
4 7 (15.91%) Network Design
5 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
5 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.82%) Network Management
7 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Business Transformation
8 1 (2.27%) Change Management
8 1 (2.27%) Data Management
8 1 (2.27%) Process Management
8 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) Java
2 9 (20.45%) Perl
3 6 (13.64%) Python
3 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.09%) Ruby
6 2 (4.55%) PHP
6 2 (4.55%) SQL
6 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (27.27%) MCSE
2 12 (27.27%) CCNA
3 10 (22.73%) MCSA
4 9 (20.45%) CCIE
5 6 (13.64%) CCNP
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (9.09%) Degree
8 3 (6.82%) CCDP
8 3 (6.82%) JNCIE
8 3 (6.82%) CCIP
9 2 (4.55%) MCITP
10 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (2.27%) CCEE
10 1 (2.27%) CCAA
10 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.73%) Xen
3 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.64%) qmail
4 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.09%) KVM
5 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.27%) XenApp
6 1 (2.27%) XenServer
6 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Nagios
1 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (13.64%) Pingdom
2 4 (9.09%) Ganglia
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (4.55%) Foglight
4 2 (4.55%) SCCM
4 2 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Cisco
2 10 (22.73%) HP
3 9 (20.45%) Juniper
3 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
4 8 (18.18%) VMware
5 6 (13.64%) F5
5 6 (13.64%) New Relic
5 6 (13.64%) JBoss
5 6 (13.64%) CheckPoint
6 4 (9.09%) Citrix
7 3 (6.82%) Redback
7 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.82%) Dell
8 2 (4.55%) IBM
Sheffield
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago