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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 43 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 29 43 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.28% 4.47% 3.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.44% 29.25% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 21
Median salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £29,475 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
114 147 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.81% 15.30% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 97 112 136
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,650 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,950 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +10 17 £45,000 +8.76% 6
Barnsley - 4 £55,000 -
Rotherham -8 3 £20,000 -
Doncaster +2 2 £31,000 -25.30% 1
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 28 (62.22%) Cisco
2 23 (51.11%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (40.00%) CCNA
4 17 (37.78%) CCNP
5 13 (28.89%) Linux
5 13 (28.89%) VPN
6 12 (26.67%) WAN
6 12 (26.67%) LAN
6 12 (26.67%) CheckPoint
7 11 (24.44%) Internet
7 11 (24.44%) Windows
8 10 (22.22%) VMware
8 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (20.00%) DNS
10 8 (17.78%) DHCP
10 8 (17.78%) SAN
10 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
10 8 (17.78%) Puppet
10 8 (17.78%) Data Centre
10 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
11 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (15.56%) High Availability
11 7 (15.56%) Docker
11 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
11 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
11 7 (15.56%) Nagios
11 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
11 7 (15.56%) Wireless

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.11%) Apache
2 4 (8.89%) nginx
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) VPN
2 12 (26.67%) LAN
2 12 (26.67%) WAN
3 11 (24.44%) Internet
4 10 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (20.00%) DNS
6 8 (17.78%) DHCP
6 8 (17.78%) SAN
6 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
7 7 (15.56%) Wireless
8 6 (13.33%) Network Security
8 6 (13.33%) VLAN
9 5 (11.11%) MPLS
9 5 (11.11%) VoIP
10 4 (8.89%) BGP
10 4 (8.89%) IPsec
10 4 (8.89%) Junos
10 4 (8.89%) OSPF
11 3 (6.67%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.89%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.44%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Back Office
2 1 (2.22%) Games
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) IT Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Network Operations Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (8.89%) Senior IT Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Administrator
8 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Support Assistant
9 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) LAMP
2 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.22%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) CESG
3 2 (4.44%) Clustering
3 2 (4.44%) HP Storage
3 2 (4.44%) IBM XIV
4 1 (2.22%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.22%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Linux
2 11 (24.44%) Windows
3 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.89%) Debian
6 3 (6.67%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.22%) AIX
8 1 (2.22%) HPUX
8 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
2 7 (15.56%) High Availability
2 7 (15.56%) Project Management
3 6 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (13.33%) DevOps
4 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.89%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (8.89%) ITIL
5 3 (6.67%) Change Control
5 3 (6.67%) Information Security
5 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) Information Security Management
6 2 (4.44%) ISMS
6 2 (4.44%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.44%) Network Design
6 2 (4.44%) Network Management
6 2 (4.44%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (4.44%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
1 6 (13.33%) Perl
2 5 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.22%) Ruby
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (51.11%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (40.00%) CCNA
3 17 (37.78%) CCNP
4 6 (13.33%) CCSA
4 6 (13.33%) CCSE
5 3 (6.67%) CCIE
5 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) CCSP
7 1 (2.22%) CCDE
7 1 (2.22%) CISSP
7 1 (2.22%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.22%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.22%) MCSE
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 3 (6.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.22%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.56%) Docker
3 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.67%) KVM
4 3 (6.67%) LXC
4 3 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.67%) vSphere
5 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.44%) XenApp
6 1 (2.22%) BIND 9
6 1 (2.22%) qmail
6 1 (2.22%) Shibboleth
6 1 (2.22%) Varnish
6 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Puppet
2 7 (15.56%) Nagios
3 5 (11.11%) Opsview
3 5 (11.11%) Salt
4 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.44%) Graphite
6 1 (2.22%) Cacti
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.22%) Grafana
6 1 (2.22%) Pingdom
6 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Cisco
2 12 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 10 (22.22%) VMware
4 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
4 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
5 5 (11.11%) F5
6 4 (8.89%) HP
6 4 (8.89%) Juniper
6 4 (8.89%) SaltStack
7 3 (6.67%) Apple
7 3 (6.67%) Brocade
7 3 (6.67%) CA
7 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.44%) arcserve
8 2 (4.44%) Citrix
8 2 (4.44%) Dell
8 2 (4.44%) IBM
8 2 (4.44%) Meraki
8 2 (4.44%) Mitel
9 1 (2.22%) EMC
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