The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 60 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.85% 4.61% 3.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.91% 26.26% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 10
Average salary £51,500 £32,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.93% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £21,900 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 99 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.00% 17.55% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 103 88 75
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
South Yorkshire

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 24 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 23 (65.71%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Cisco
3 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
4 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (31.43%) SAN
5 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
5 11 (31.43%) MCSE
5 11 (31.43%) Linux
5 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
6 10 (28.57%) Perl
6 10 (28.57%) VPN
6 10 (28.57%) HP
7 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
7 9 (25.71%) CCNA
7 9 (25.71%) Java
7 9 (25.71%) ITIL
7 9 (25.71%) Apache
7 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
7 9 (25.71%) VMware
8 8 (22.86%) IIS
8 8 (22.86%) .NET
8 8 (22.86%) MCSA
8 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
9 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (20.00%) Nagios
9 7 (20.00%) HTTP
9 7 (20.00%) DNS
9 7 (20.00%) MySQL
9 7 (20.00%) WebLogic

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 9 (25.71%) Apache
1 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
2 8 (22.86%) IIS
2 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
3 7 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (8.57%) Lync
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) SAN
2 10 (28.57%) VPN
3 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
4 7 (20.00%) HTTP
4 7 (20.00%) DNS
4 7 (20.00%) LDAP
4 7 (20.00%) VLAN
4 7 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (17.14%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (11.43%) BGP
6 4 (11.43%) MPLS
6 4 (11.43%) OSPF
7 3 (8.57%) EIGRP
7 3 (8.57%) RIP
7 3 (8.57%) WLAN
7 3 (8.57%) WAN
7 3 (8.57%) LAN
7 3 (8.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Subversion
1 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 7 (20.00%) Hudson
General
1 2 (5.71%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (22.86%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (22.86%) Administrator
2 7 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (5.71%) Security Officer
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Network Specialist
5 1 (2.86%) Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) Security Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Clustering
1 3 (8.57%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Linux
3 7 (20.00%) Debian
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (20.00%) Change Control
2 7 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Management
4 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
4 4 (11.43%) Network Design
5 3 (8.57%) Network Management
6 2 (5.71%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Process Management
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Change Management
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Perl
2 9 (25.71%) Java
3 7 (20.00%) Python
3 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (31.43%) MCSE
3 9 (25.71%) CCNA
4 8 (22.86%) MCSA
5 4 (11.43%) CCIE
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (8.57%) MCITP
7 2 (5.71%) CCNP
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.86%) CCEE
8 1 (2.86%) CCAA
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) Xen
2 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) qmail
3 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.86%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) XenApp
5 1 (2.86%) XenServer
5 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Nagios
1 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (20.00%) Pingdom
2 3 (8.57%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) SCOM
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (5.71%) Foglight
4 1 (2.86%) OPNET
4 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (28.57%) HP
4 9 (25.71%) VMware
5 7 (20.00%) JBoss
5 7 (20.00%) New Relic
6 6 (17.14%) Juniper
7 4 (11.43%) F5
7 4 (11.43%) IBM
7 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
7 4 (11.43%) Dell
7 4 (11.43%) Citrix
8 3 (8.57%) McAfee
8 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.71%) Websense
10 1 (2.86%) Symantec
10 1 (2.86%) Apple
10 1 (2.86%) NETGEAR
10 1 (2.86%) Veeam
10 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
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