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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 39 64 42
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -22
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 46 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.28% 2.01% 3.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.11% 12.18% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 26
Average salary £40,000 £50,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.39% +57.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,950 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
158 156 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.14% 16.53% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 138 134 117
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,000 £64,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 +19 31 £40,000 -27.27% 8
Doncaster +6 13 £60,000 +122.22% 1
Barnsley - 1 £26,000 - 1
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 49 (57.65%) Cisco
2 43 (50.59%) ITIL
3 38 (44.71%) Windows
4 35 (41.18%) LAN
5 32 (37.65%) Linux
5 32 (37.65%) VMware
6 30 (35.29%) WAN
6 30 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 28 (32.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (27.06%) CCNA
10 20 (23.53%) MySQL
11 18 (21.18%) Bash Shell
12 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 16 (18.82%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (18.82%) Network Security
14 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (17.65%) NetApp
14 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
15 14 (16.47%) MS Excel
15 14 (16.47%) MCSE
15 14 (16.47%) Citrix
16 13 (15.29%) MPLS
16 13 (15.29%) Python
16 13 (15.29%) Java
16 13 (15.29%) vSphere
16 13 (15.29%) Cyber Security
17 12 (14.12%) Supplier Management
17 12 (14.12%) ISO/IEC 27001

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 11 (12.94%) Apache
2 9 (10.59%) Tomcat
2 9 (10.59%) IIS
2 9 (10.59%) JBoss
3 7 (8.24%) nginx
4 6 (7.06%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.53%) Node.js
5 3 (3.53%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.53%) CloudStack
5 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (3.53%) Commerce Server
5 3 (3.53%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (3.53%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (3.53%) PegaRULES
5 3 (3.53%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.53%) Joomla!
Applications
1 14 (16.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.53%) MS Project
3 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 35 (41.18%) LAN
2 30 (35.29%) WAN
3 16 (18.82%) Network Security
4 13 (15.29%) MPLS
5 11 (12.94%) TCP/IP
5 11 (12.94%) VPN
6 10 (11.76%) HTTP
6 10 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (9.41%) VLAN
8 6 (7.06%) OpenLDAP
8 6 (7.06%) LDAP
8 6 (7.06%) DNS
9 5 (5.88%) IPv4
10 4 (4.71%) SAN
11 3 (3.53%) DHCP
11 3 (3.53%) BIG-IP
11 3 (3.53%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (3.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (3.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (2.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.53%) MySQL
2 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.53%) OLAP
3 3 (3.53%) OLTP
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Subversion
1 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.06%) Hudson
2 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.06%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.18%) Maven
3 1 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 5 (5.88%) Finance
1 5 (5.88%) Local Government
2 2 (2.35%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (22.35%) Architect
2 10 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (11.76%) Administrator
2 10 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (9.41%) Network Architect
3 8 (9.41%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (9.41%) Network Engineer
3 8 (9.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (8.24%) Technical Architect
5 6 (7.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.06%) Applications Architect
5 6 (7.06%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
6 5 (5.88%) Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Tester
7 4 (4.71%) Server Specialist
7 4 (4.71%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) .NET
2 3 (3.53%) CSS
2 3 (3.53%) HTML
2 3 (3.53%) XML
2 3 (3.53%) XSLT
2 3 (3.53%) Middleware
2 3 (3.53%) JSON
2 3 (3.53%) jQuery
2 3 (3.53%) HTML5
2 3 (3.53%) REST
2 3 (3.53%) Express
3 2 (2.35%) J2EE
4 1 (1.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.53%) Thin Client
2 3 (3.53%) Clustering
2 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.53%) Fat Client
2 3 (3.53%) DataPower
3 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 38 (44.71%) Windows
2 32 (37.65%) Linux
3 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (11.76%) Debian
6 7 (8.24%) Windows 8
7 6 (7.06%) UNIX
8 5 (5.88%) AIX
8 5 (5.88%) Solaris
9 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.53%) SUSE
10 3 (3.53%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.53%) CentOS
11 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.59%) ITIL
2 13 (15.29%) Cyber Security
3 12 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.12%) Supplier Management
4 11 (12.94%) Service Delivery
5 10 (11.76%) Migration
6 9 (10.59%) Asset Management
7 7 (8.24%) Project Management
8 6 (7.06%) Data Management
8 6 (7.06%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.06%) DevOps
9 4 (4.71%) Server Hardening
9 4 (4.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 4 (4.71%) Test Automation
9 4 (4.71%) Network Architecture
9 4 (4.71%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (4.71%) Software Testing
9 4 (4.71%) Information Security
10 3 (3.53%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.18%) Bash Shell
2 13 (15.29%) Java
2 13 (15.29%) Python
3 12 (14.12%) Perl
4 11 (12.94%) SQL
5 10 (11.76%) PHP
6 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.53%) Jython
8 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.53%) Korn
9 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (27.06%) CCNA
3 16 (18.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (16.47%) MCSE
5 11 (12.94%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (11.76%) CCNP
7 8 (9.41%) CCDP
8 6 (7.06%) SC Cleared
8 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
9 4 (4.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (4.71%) ISEB
10 3 (3.53%) HND
10 3 (3.53%) Degree
11 2 (2.35%) RHCE
12 1 (1.18%) CCIE
12 1 (1.18%) JNCIP
12 1 (1.18%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 28 (32.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (15.29%) vSphere
4 11 (12.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (11.76%) Hyper-V
6 7 (8.24%) qmail
7 6 (7.06%) Terminal Services
7 6 (7.06%) vCloud
7 6 (7.06%) VMware ESX
8 4 (4.71%) Xen
8 4 (4.71%) KVM
9 3 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (3.53%) VMware Server
9 3 (3.53%) XenServer
9 3 (3.53%) pfSense
10 2 (2.35%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (2.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.18%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) SCCM
2 6 (7.06%) Nagios
2 6 (7.06%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.06%) Pingdom
3 3 (3.53%) SCOM
4 2 (2.35%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.35%) WSUS
5 1 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 49 (57.65%) Cisco
2 32 (37.65%) VMware
3 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (17.65%) NetApp
5 14 (16.47%) Citrix
6 9 (10.59%) Juniper
7 7 (8.24%) Oracle
8 6 (7.06%) Websense
8 6 (7.06%) New Relic
9 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.88%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.71%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.53%) F5
11 3 (3.53%) Endeca
11 3 (3.53%) Intel
11 3 (3.53%) HP
11 3 (3.53%) IBM
12 2 (2.35%) Symantec
12 2 (2.35%) McAfee
13 1 (1.18%) WatchGuard
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26.5k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Rotherham Doncaster & South Humber NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £21,692 to £28,180 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £33000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago