The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Skipton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 22 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 2.91% 4.00% 10.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.75% 20.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £27,500 £37,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.15% +16.15%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
Firewall
North 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 Skipton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Skipton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 15.53% 20.00% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 6
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Skipton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

Firewall
Salary Trend in Skipton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Skipton region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Skipton

Firewall
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Skipton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Skipton 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) BT
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) UAG
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) IVR
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Skipton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Skipton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) UAG
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) BT
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft