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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 49 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 35 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.52% 3.35% 3.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.34% 18.25% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 13
Average salary £46,250 £32,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.53% -4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,800 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,850 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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
164 137 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.50% 18.36% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 140 109 128
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £49,000
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 September 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 September 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 -15 25 £50,000 +56.25% 4
Doncaster +7 6 £34,750 +6.92% 1
Barnsley - 2 £22,500 -
Rotherham - 1 £27,000 - 1
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 41 (63.08%) Windows
1 41 (63.08%) Cisco
2 30 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
4 18 (27.69%) DNS
4 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
5 16 (24.62%) Linux
5 16 (24.62%) VMware
6 14 (21.54%) VPN
6 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
7 13 (20.00%) CCNA
7 13 (20.00%) ITIL
7 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
8 12 (18.46%) CCIE
8 12 (18.46%) HP
8 12 (18.46%) Juniper
9 11 (16.92%) SAN
9 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (16.92%) MCSE
9 11 (16.92%) Java
9 11 (16.92%) MySQL
9 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (16.92%) Network Design
9 11 (16.92%) Degree
10 10 (15.38%) VLAN
10 10 (15.38%) Xen
10 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (15.38%) Git (software)

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 10 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.85%) IIS
3 8 (12.31%) Apache
4 6 (9.23%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 5 (7.69%) nginx
5 5 (7.69%) WebLogic
6 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.54%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.23%) MS Visio
2 6 (9.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (9.23%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.69%) DNS
2 14 (21.54%) VPN
3 11 (16.92%) SAN
4 10 (15.38%) OSPF
4 10 (15.38%) BGP
4 10 (15.38%) VLAN
4 10 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (13.85%) MPLS
5 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
5 9 (13.85%) LAN
5 9 (13.85%) WAN
6 8 (12.31%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (12.31%) Wireless
6 8 (12.31%) Network Security
7 7 (10.77%) DHCP
8 6 (9.23%) SNMP
9 5 (7.69%) LDAP
9 5 (7.69%) Ethernet
9 5 (7.69%) HTTP
9 5 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) MySQL
3 5 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.69%) Hudson
2 5 (7.69%) Subversion
2 5 (7.69%) Maven
2 5 (7.69%) JIRA
2 5 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (9.23%) Military
2 4 (6.15%) Electronics
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (20.00%) Administrator
2 11 (16.92%) Architect
3 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 9 (13.85%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (9.23%) Applications Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Technical Design Authority
5 6 (9.23%) Technical Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Network Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Design Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Network Architect
6 5 (7.69%) IP Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Network Support
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) IT Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Security Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) IT Security Consultant
9 2 (3.08%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) Web Services
3 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Chip and PIN
1 6 (9.23%) Thin Client
1 6 (9.23%) Fat Client
2 5 (7.69%) Smartphone
2 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.69%) Telematics
3 3 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.62%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (63.08%) Windows
2 16 (24.62%) Linux
3 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.77%) Windows 8
6 6 (9.23%) UNIX
7 5 (7.69%) Mac OS
7 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.69%) Debian
7 5 (7.69%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.08%) VMS
10 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) ITIL
2 11 (16.92%) Network Design
3 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (13.85%) Load Balancing
4 9 (13.85%) Problem Management
4 9 (13.85%) Change Control
4 9 (13.85%) Capacity Management
4 9 (13.85%) Business Continuity
5 8 (12.31%) Migration
6 7 (10.77%) Project Management
6 7 (10.77%) Data Management
7 6 (9.23%) Strategic Planning
7 6 (9.23%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.62%) Information Security
9 3 (4.62%) Network Management
10 2 (3.08%) Performance Management
11 1 (1.54%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) Java
2 7 (10.77%) Perl
2 7 (10.77%) SQL
3 6 (9.23%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.69%) Ruby
4 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 5 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (1.54%) PHP
5 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (20.00%) CCNA
3 12 (18.46%) CCIE
4 11 (16.92%) MCSE
4 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (16.92%) Degree
5 10 (15.38%) MCSA
5 10 (15.38%) CCNP
6 7 (10.77%) CCDP
7 6 (9.23%) HND
8 5 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (7.69%) JNCIE
8 5 (7.69%) CCIP
9 3 (4.62%) CISSP
10 2 (3.08%) CCSP
11 1 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (1.54%) MCITP
11 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.54%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.38%) Xen
4 9 (13.85%) Hyper-V
5 6 (9.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (7.69%) qmail
6 5 (7.69%) KVM
7 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.54%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.54%) XenApp
8 1 (1.54%) XenServer
8 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) SCCM
2 5 (7.69%) Nagios
2 5 (7.69%) Ganglia
2 5 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.69%) Pingdom
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.54%) Foglight
4 1 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (63.08%) Cisco
2 16 (24.62%) VMware
3 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
4 12 (18.46%) HP
4 12 (18.46%) Juniper
5 9 (13.85%) Oracle
6 7 (10.77%) CheckPoint
6 7 (10.77%) F5
7 6 (9.23%) JBoss
7 6 (9.23%) NetApp
8 5 (7.69%) Redback
8 5 (7.69%) New Relic
9 3 (4.62%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.62%) Citrix
10 2 (3.08%) Autodesk
10 2 (3.08%) Dell
11 1 (1.54%) Apple
11 1 (1.54%) IBM
11 1 (1.54%) Symantec
11 1 (1.54%) WatchGuard
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Doncaster
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £30500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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