The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 45 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 43 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.17% 2.03% 3.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.99% 12.20% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 31
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,200 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
187 123 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.12% 16.67% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 138 98 168
Average salary £36,250 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.69% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Yorkshire

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -7 22 £39,750 +22.30% 6
Rotherham - 12 £30,000 - 1
Doncaster +12 4 £36,250 +11.53%
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 39 (58.21%) Cisco
2 38 (56.72%) Windows
3 33 (49.25%) TCP/IP
4 29 (43.28%) Active Directory
4 29 (43.28%) Network Security
5 28 (41.79%) WAN
5 28 (41.79%) LAN
6 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
7 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
8 18 (26.87%) Linux
9 17 (25.37%) Ethernet
9 17 (25.37%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (25.37%) Advertising
9 17 (25.37%) Capacity Planning
10 16 (23.88%) VPN
11 15 (22.39%) MS Exchange
11 15 (22.39%) VMware
12 14 (20.90%) IIS
12 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (17.91%) .NET
13 12 (17.91%) JBoss
14 11 (16.42%) Apache
14 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
14 11 (16.42%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (14.93%) MySQL
15 10 (14.93%) ITIL
15 10 (14.93%) Perl
15 10 (14.93%) SQL
15 10 (14.93%) DNS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 15 (22.39%) MS Exchange
2 14 (20.90%) IIS
3 11 (16.42%) Apache
4 9 (13.43%) Tomcat
5 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
5 7 (10.45%) WebLogic
5 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (7.46%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (4.48%) Lync
8 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.99%) MS Project
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (49.25%) TCP/IP
2 29 (43.28%) Network Security
3 28 (41.79%) LAN
3 28 (41.79%) WAN
4 17 (25.37%) Ethernet
5 16 (23.88%) VPN
6 11 (16.42%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (14.93%) DNS
8 9 (13.43%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (10.45%) VLAN
9 7 (10.45%) OpenLDAP
9 7 (10.45%) SAN
9 7 (10.45%) HTTP
9 7 (10.45%) LDAP
10 3 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (2.99%) Wireless
11 2 (2.99%) IP Telephony
11 2 (2.99%) WLAN
11 2 (2.99%) RIP
11 2 (2.99%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.93%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Subversion
1 7 (10.45%) TeamCity
1 7 (10.45%) Git (software)
1 7 (10.45%) Hudson
General
1 17 (25.37%) Advertising
2 2 (2.99%) Military
2 2 (2.99%) Electronics
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (20.90%) Consultant
2 11 (16.42%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (16.42%) Architect
2 11 (16.42%) Administrator
3 9 (13.43%) Network Consultant
3 9 (13.43%) Network Architect
3 9 (13.43%) Technical Design Authority
4 6 (8.96%) Security Officer
5 5 (7.46%) IT Security Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) IT Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Security Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) IT Administrator
7 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Network Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.91%) .NET
2 5 (7.46%) XML
3 2 (2.99%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) PKI
2 3 (4.48%) Clustering
3 2 (2.99%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.99%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (2.99%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (56.72%) Windows
2 18 (26.87%) Linux
3 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.94%) Debian
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.99%) VMS
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (14.93%) ITIL
3 9 (13.43%) Project Management
3 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
4 8 (11.94%) Project Planning
5 7 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.96%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (7.46%) Information Security
8 4 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.48%) CRM
9 3 (4.48%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.99%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.99%) Asset Management
10 2 (2.99%) Data Management
10 2 (2.99%) Network Design
10 2 (2.99%) Strategic Planning
10 2 (2.99%) Service Management
10 2 (2.99%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) Perl
1 10 (14.93%) SQL
2 9 (13.43%) Java
3 8 (11.94%) Python
3 8 (11.94%) Bash Shell
4 7 (10.45%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.48%) C#
5 3 (4.48%) Delphi
6 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.99%) PHP
7 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.93%) CCIE
3 6 (8.96%) MCSE
3 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.46%) CISSP
5 4 (5.97%) CCNA
6 3 (4.48%) MCITP
6 3 (4.48%) Degree
6 3 (4.48%) MCSA
6 3 (4.48%) CCNP
7 2 (2.99%) HND
System Software
1 29 (43.28%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.94%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.45%) qmail
4 7 (10.45%) Xen
5 4 (5.97%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.48%) Terminal Server
6 3 (4.48%) XenApp
6 3 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (10.45%) Nagios
2 7 (10.45%) SCCM
3 5 (7.46%) SCOM
4 2 (2.99%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (2.99%) Foglight
4 2 (2.99%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (58.21%) Cisco
2 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.39%) VMware
4 12 (17.91%) JBoss
5 10 (14.93%) Citrix
6 8 (11.94%) HP
7 7 (10.45%) Oracle
7 7 (10.45%) McAfee
7 7 (10.45%) New Relic
8 6 (8.96%) Websense
9 5 (7.46%) Dell
10 4 (5.97%) IBM
10 4 (5.97%) Juniper
10 4 (5.97%) NetApp
10 4 (5.97%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.99%) Verint
11 2 (2.99%) Mitel
11 2 (2.99%) Autodesk
11 2 (2.99%) Avaya
12 1 (1.49%) OPNET
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