The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 56 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 23 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.02% 3.66% 3.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.70% 25.50% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 21
Average salary £48,750 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.46% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £29,775 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +8.97%
Firewall
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 South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
106 149 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.93% 14.34% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 93 111 144
Average salary £42,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,650 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Firewall
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 13 £47,500 +15.15% 4
Barnsley - 3 £55,000 -
Rotherham -4 2 £20,000 -57.44% 1
Doncaster -4 1 £31,000 -25.30% 1
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 27 (64.29%) Cisco
2 24 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (40.48%) CCNP
4 15 (35.71%) CCNA
5 14 (33.33%) VPN
6 13 (30.95%) Windows
6 13 (30.95%) Linux
6 13 (30.95%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (26.19%) LAN
7 11 (26.19%) CheckPoint
8 10 (23.81%) Internet
8 10 (23.81%) WAN
8 10 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 9 (21.43%) DNS
9 9 (21.43%) VMware
10 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 8 (19.05%) DHCP
10 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
10 8 (19.05%) Network Security
10 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
11 7 (16.67%) Salt
11 7 (16.67%) F5
11 7 (16.67%) MPLS
11 7 (16.67%) Project Management
12 6 (14.29%) OSPF
12 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
12 6 (14.29%) BGP
12 6 (14.29%) Wireless

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (11.90%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) CloudStack
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) nginx
3 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) VPN
2 13 (30.95%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (26.19%) LAN
4 10 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (23.81%) Internet
4 10 (23.81%) WAN
5 9 (21.43%) DNS
6 8 (19.05%) DHCP
6 8 (19.05%) Network Security
6 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
7 7 (16.67%) MPLS
8 6 (14.29%) BGP
8 6 (14.29%) OSPF
8 6 (14.29%) SAN
8 6 (14.29%) VLAN
8 6 (14.29%) Wireless
9 5 (11.90%) EIGRP
10 3 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (7.14%) IPsec
10 3 (7.14%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) Informix
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (2.38%) Games
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Network Operations Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Architect
7 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) IT Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) IT Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) LAMP
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) IBM XIV
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) CESG
4 1 (2.38%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.38%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.38%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.38%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Linux
1 13 (30.95%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) AIX
4 1 (2.38%) Debian
4 1 (2.38%) HPUX
4 1 (2.38%) Solaris
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Project Management
2 6 (14.29%) DevOps
2 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 5 (11.90%) High Availability
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL
4 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.14%) Presales
6 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.76%) Change Control
6 2 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (4.76%) Information Security
6 2 (4.76%) Network Design
7 1 (2.38%) Change Management
7 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.38%) Network Optimisation
7 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.38%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
1 5 (11.90%) Perl
2 4 (9.52%) Python
2 4 (9.52%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (40.48%) CCNP
3 15 (35.71%) CCNA
4 5 (11.90%) CCIE
5 4 (9.52%) CCSA
5 4 (9.52%) CCSE
5 4 (9.52%) CCSP
6 3 (7.14%) CCDE
6 3 (7.14%) CISSP
6 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.76%) CCDA
7 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.38%) CCDP
8 1 (2.38%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.38%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.38%) MCSE
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.38%) ISO 14001
4 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) vSphere
3 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.52%) Docker
4 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.76%) XenApp
6 1 (2.38%) BIND 9
6 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.38%) qmail
6 1 (2.38%) Shibboleth
6 1 (2.38%) Varnish
6 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Salt
2 6 (14.29%) Nagios
3 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (11.90%) Puppet
4 4 (9.52%) Graphite
4 4 (9.52%) Opsview
5 3 (7.14%) Grafana
5 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (2.38%) Cacti
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.38%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Cisco
2 11 (26.19%) CheckPoint
3 9 (21.43%) VMware
4 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 7 (16.67%) F5
6 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 5 (11.90%) Juniper
7 5 (11.90%) SolarWinds
8 4 (9.52%) IBM
8 4 (9.52%) SaltStack
9 3 (7.14%) NetApp
9 3 (7.14%) Oracle
9 3 (7.14%) Symantec
10 2 (4.76%) Citrix
10 2 (4.76%) HP
10 2 (4.76%) Meraki
10 2 (4.76%) Mitel
11 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
11 1 (2.38%) WatchGuard
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Doncaster Council
Salary: From £45,482 to £48,461 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago