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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 38 54 40
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 49 15 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.22% 2.19% 5.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.65% 14.56% 23.65%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 30
Average salary £50,000 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.84% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,875
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.19%
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
171 103 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.21% 15.04% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 137 74 149
Average salary £42,500 £37,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.58% +9.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,250 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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 36 £50,000 +31.57% 4
Doncaster - 7 £43,750 -
Barnsley - 4 £22,000 - 1
Rotherham - 1 £27,000 - 1
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 50 (70.42%) Cisco
2 41 (57.75%) Windows
3 39 (54.93%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (28.17%) Juniper
5 19 (26.76%) Active Directory
5 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
6 18 (25.35%) ITIL
6 18 (25.35%) VMware
7 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
7 17 (23.94%) DNS
7 17 (23.94%) CCIE
8 16 (22.54%) MS Excel
9 15 (21.13%) CCNA
9 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (19.72%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (19.72%) LAN
10 14 (19.72%) WAN
10 14 (19.72%) Linux
11 13 (18.31%) HP
11 13 (18.31%) Load Balancing
12 12 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (16.90%) Network Design
12 12 (16.90%) VPN
13 11 (15.49%) CCNP
13 11 (15.49%) SAN
13 11 (15.49%) CheckPoint
13 11 (15.49%) MPLS
13 11 (15.49%) OSPF
13 11 (15.49%) BGP
13 11 (15.49%) Wireless

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 8 (11.27%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.04%) IIS
2 5 (7.04%) nginx
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.63%) Apache
3 4 (5.63%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.41%) Lync
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (22.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Visio
2 6 (8.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (8.45%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.04%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.41%) PaaS
2 1 (1.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.94%) DNS
2 14 (19.72%) LAN
2 14 (19.72%) WAN
2 14 (19.72%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (16.90%) VPN
4 11 (15.49%) MPLS
4 11 (15.49%) OSPF
4 11 (15.49%) BGP
4 11 (15.49%) Wireless
4 11 (15.49%) SAN
5 9 (12.68%) VLAN
6 8 (11.27%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
7 7 (9.86%) DHCP
8 6 (8.45%) Ethernet
8 6 (8.45%) SNMP
8 6 (8.45%) Network Security
8 6 (8.45%) VPLS
9 5 (7.04%) VoIP
10 4 (5.63%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.08%) MySQL
3 5 (7.04%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.45%) Maven
3 5 (7.04%) JIRA
3 5 (7.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.23%) Subversion
5 2 (2.82%) Hudson
5 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.41%) Selenium
6 1 (1.41%) JUnit
6 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.41%) MSI
6 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (8.45%) Military
2 4 (5.63%) Electronics
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Legal
3 2 (2.82%) Back Office
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (21.13%) Architect
2 10 (14.08%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (14.08%) Administrator
2 10 (14.08%) Technical Design Authority
3 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (12.68%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (12.68%) Network Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Technical Architect
5 6 (8.45%) Design Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) IP Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Applications Architect
5 6 (8.45%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Network Support
7 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.23%) IT Support
7 3 (4.23%) Network Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Monitoring Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) IT Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) Web Services
2 4 (5.63%) .NET
3 1 (1.41%) XMPP
3 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Smartphone
1 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.04%) Telematics
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.63%) Chip and PIN
2 4 (5.63%) Thin Client
2 4 (5.63%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.23%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (57.75%) Windows
2 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (19.72%) Linux
4 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (9.86%) Windows 8
6 6 (8.45%) UNIX
7 5 (7.04%) Mac OS
7 5 (7.04%) Ubuntu
8 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.82%) Debian
11 1 (1.41%) Android
11 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) ITIL
2 13 (18.31%) Load Balancing
3 12 (16.90%) Network Design
4 10 (14.08%) Migration
5 9 (12.68%) Business Continuity
5 9 (12.68%) Problem Management
5 9 (12.68%) Change Control
5 9 (12.68%) Capacity Management
6 8 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.86%) Project Management
8 6 (8.45%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.45%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.45%) Data Management
9 4 (5.63%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.63%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.23%) Network Management
10 3 (4.23%) ITIL V3
10 3 (4.23%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) Java
2 7 (9.86%) SQL
3 6 (8.45%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.04%) Ruby
5 4 (5.63%) Perl
6 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.82%) PHP
7 2 (2.82%) Python
8 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 39 (54.93%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (23.94%) CCIE
3 15 (21.13%) CCNA
4 11 (15.49%) CCNP
4 11 (15.49%) Degree
5 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (14.08%) MCSE
5 10 (14.08%) MCSA
6 8 (11.27%) CCDP
7 6 (8.45%) CCIP
7 6 (8.45%) HND
7 6 (8.45%) JNCIE
8 5 (7.04%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.82%) CCSP
10 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.41%) CCEE
10 1 (1.41%) CCAA
10 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 19 (26.76%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.68%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.27%) Xen
5 6 (8.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (7.04%) KVM
7 3 (4.23%) vSphere
8 2 (2.82%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.82%) qmail
9 1 (1.41%) XenApp
9 1 (1.41%) XenServer
9 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) SCCM
2 5 (7.04%) Ganglia
3 3 (4.23%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (4.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.82%) Nagios
4 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.82%) Pingdom
5 1 (1.41%) Foglight
5 1 (1.41%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (70.42%) Cisco
2 20 (28.17%) Juniper
3 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
4 18 (25.35%) VMware
5 13 (18.31%) HP
6 11 (15.49%) CheckPoint
6 11 (15.49%) F5
7 8 (11.27%) Oracle
8 7 (9.86%) NetApp
9 6 (8.45%) Redback
10 5 (7.04%) Dell
11 4 (5.63%) JBoss
12 3 (4.23%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.82%) New Relic
13 2 (2.82%) WatchGuard
13 2 (2.82%) Symantec
13 2 (2.82%) Citrix
13 2 (2.82%) Apple
14 1 (1.41%) Mitel
14 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Capita
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Plusnet
Salary: Competitive + excellent staff benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Plusnet
Salary: Competitive + excellent staff benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago