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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 53 50 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 38 24 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.00% 3.06% 6.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.23% 20.69% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 52
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £39,550 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
179 116 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.84% 14.80% 22.25%
Number of salaries quoted 144 78 186
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £53,250 £50,000
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -6 26 £55,000 +69.23% 3
Doncaster - 9 - -
Barnsley - 3 £21,000 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 52 (65.00%) Cisco
2 43 (53.75%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (52.50%) Windows
4 28 (35.00%) Juniper
4 28 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 27 (33.75%) WAN
5 27 (33.75%) VMware
6 26 (32.50%) LAN
7 23 (28.75%) ITIL
8 19 (23.75%) DNS
8 19 (23.75%) SLA
8 19 (23.75%) CCIE
8 19 (23.75%) Load Balancing
9 18 (22.50%) Active Directory
9 18 (22.50%) MS Excel
10 16 (20.00%) CCNA
10 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (16.25%) Wireless
14 12 (15.00%) VPN
14 12 (15.00%) CheckPoint
14 12 (15.00%) MS Exchange
14 12 (15.00%) Linux
14 12 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (15.00%) F5
14 12 (15.00%) Network Design
15 11 (13.75%) Degree
15 11 (13.75%) Hyper-V
15 11 (13.75%) UNIX

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 12 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.25%) nginx
2 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.25%) Lync
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) JBoss
4 1 (1.25%) Apache
4 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.25%) MS Project
2 5 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.75%) MS Office
4 1 (1.25%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.25%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) IaaS
2 5 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.75%) Office 365
4 1 (1.25%) SaaS
4 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (33.75%) WAN
2 26 (32.50%) LAN
3 19 (23.75%) DNS
4 13 (16.25%) Wireless
5 12 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (15.00%) VPN
6 10 (12.50%) SAN
7 9 (11.25%) MPLS
7 9 (11.25%) DHCP
8 8 (10.00%) OSPF
8 8 (10.00%) BGP
9 7 (8.75%) TCP/IP
9 7 (8.75%) VLAN
10 6 (7.50%) VPLS
10 6 (7.50%) Network Security
10 6 (7.50%) Ethernet
10 6 (7.50%) SNMP
11 4 (5.00%) VoIP
11 4 (5.00%) IPsec
12 3 (3.75%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) MySQL
3 5 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Maven
2 5 (6.25%) JIRA
2 5 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.25%) JUnit
3 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.25%) MSI
3 1 (1.25%) Subversion
3 1 (1.25%) Selenium
General
1 4 (5.00%) Electronics
1 4 (5.00%) Military
2 2 (2.50%) Back Office
2 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Legal
3 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (23.75%) Architect
2 14 (17.50%) Network Engineer
2 14 (17.50%) Technical Design Authority
3 9 (11.25%) Network Monitoring Engineer
3 9 (11.25%) Monitoring Engineer
3 9 (11.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (8.75%) Technical Architect
5 6 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.50%) Administrator
5 6 (7.50%) Design Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) IP Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Network Architect
6 5 (6.25%) IT Support
6 5 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Lead Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Design Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) Web Services
2 1 (1.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.25%) Telematics
2 5 (6.25%) Smartphone
2 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.00%) Replication
4 2 (2.50%) Open Source
5 1 (1.25%) CCTV
5 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 42 (52.50%) Windows
2 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (15.00%) Linux
5 11 (13.75%) UNIX
6 5 (6.25%) Ubuntu
6 5 (6.25%) Windows Vista
6 5 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 5 (6.25%) Mac OS
6 5 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.25%) Android
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) ITIL
2 19 (23.75%) Load Balancing
3 12 (15.00%) Network Design
4 10 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
5 9 (11.25%) Migration
5 9 (11.25%) Incident Management
5 9 (11.25%) ITIL V3
5 9 (11.25%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.25%) Project Management
8 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.00%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.00%) Information Security
8 4 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.00%) Change Control
8 4 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.00%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.00%) SQL
2 6 (7.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (6.25%) Ruby
3 5 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (1.25%) Perl
4 1 (1.25%) PHP
4 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (53.75%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (23.75%) CCIE
3 16 (20.00%) CCNA
4 11 (13.75%) Degree
5 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (12.50%) CCNP
6 8 (10.00%) CCDP
7 6 (7.50%) JNCIE
7 6 (7.50%) CCIP
7 6 (7.50%) MCSE
7 6 (7.50%) MCSA
8 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
8 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
9 4 (5.00%) MCITP
9 4 (5.00%) HND
9 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (3.75%) MCDST
10 3 (3.75%) MCP
11 2 (2.50%) CCSP
11 2 (2.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.75%) SLA
2 7 (8.75%) QA
3 2 (2.50%) HIPAA
System Software
1 18 (22.50%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.75%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.50%) Xen
5 5 (6.25%) KVM
6 4 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.50%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.50%) XenApp
7 2 (2.50%) vSphere
8 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.25%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) SCCM
1 5 (6.25%) Ganglia
2 1 (1.25%) Puppet
2 1 (1.25%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.25%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (65.00%) Cisco
2 28 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (35.00%) Juniper
3 27 (33.75%) VMware
4 12 (15.00%) F5
4 12 (15.00%) CheckPoint
5 10 (12.50%) Dell
6 8 (10.00%) HP
7 7 (8.75%) Citrix
8 6 (7.50%) Redback
9 5 (6.25%) NetApp
9 5 (6.25%) Symantec
9 5 (6.25%) Oracle
10 4 (5.00%) WatchGuard
11 2 (2.50%) Apple
12 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.25%) Primavera
12 1 (1.25%) SolidWorks
12 1 (1.25%) Adobe
12 1 (1.25%) EMC
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