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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 58 46 63
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 38 41 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.67% 4.04% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.68% 22.16% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 12
Average salary £41,500 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £55,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
154 185 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.86% 18.23% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 112 138 95
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £23,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 18 £41,375 +3.43% 5
Doncaster +1 14 £41,500 +14.48%
Rotherham +8 6 £47,000 +20.51%
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 36 (56.25%) LAN
1 36 (56.25%) WAN
2 34 (53.13%) ITIL
3 33 (51.56%) Cisco
4 27 (42.19%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (39.06%) VMware
6 24 (37.50%) Windows
7 21 (32.81%) CCNA
8 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
8 19 (29.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (28.13%) Active Directory
10 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (21.88%) MCSE
12 13 (20.31%) Network Security
13 11 (17.19%) MPLS
14 10 (15.63%) Juniper
14 10 (15.63%) SLA
14 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
14 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (15.63%) Supplier Management
14 10 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (15.63%) Cyber Security
15 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
15 9 (14.06%) Linux
15 9 (14.06%) Citrix
15 9 (14.06%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (10.94%) CCNP
16 7 (10.94%) SQL
16 7 (10.94%) Wireless

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) MS Project
3 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.56%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.56%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.56%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.56%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Office 365
1 2 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (56.25%) LAN
1 36 (56.25%) WAN
2 13 (20.31%) Network Security
3 11 (17.19%) MPLS
4 7 (10.94%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (10.94%) Wireless
5 6 (9.38%) DNS
6 5 (7.81%) SAN
7 4 (6.25%) IPsec
7 4 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (6.25%) VPN
8 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.69%) DHCP
9 2 (3.13%) OSPF
9 2 (3.13%) BGP
9 2 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.56%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.56%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.56%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) MySQL
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (7.81%) Local Government
2 2 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Military
3 1 (1.56%) Electronics
3 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (15.63%) Architect
2 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (9.38%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (9.38%) Analyst
3 6 (9.38%) Network Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) Network Architect
4 4 (6.25%) Tester
4 4 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (6.25%) Technical Design Authority
5 3 (4.69%) Monitoring Engineer
5 3 (4.69%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 3 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (4.69%) Service Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (4.69%) Consultant
5 3 (4.69%) Server Specialist
5 3 (4.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Penetration Tester
5 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.81%) Open Source
2 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Replication
4 1 (1.56%) CCTV
4 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) Windows
2 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (14.06%) Linux
4 5 (7.81%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Vista
5 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.69%) UNIX
6 3 (4.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.13%) ITIL
2 10 (15.63%) Supplier Management
2 10 (15.63%) Cyber Security
3 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.94%) Information Security
5 6 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (7.81%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 4 (6.25%) Migration
8 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.69%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (4.69%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (4.69%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.69%) Line Management
8 3 (4.69%) Critical Success Factor
8 3 (4.69%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (3.13%) Network Design
9 2 (3.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) PHP
3 3 (4.69%) Java
3 3 (4.69%) Perl
3 3 (4.69%) Python
3 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (42.19%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (32.81%) CCNA
3 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (21.88%) MCSE
5 9 (14.06%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (10.94%) CCNP
7 6 (9.38%) CCDP
8 3 (4.69%) MCP
8 3 (4.69%) MCITP
8 3 (4.69%) Degree
8 3 (4.69%) CISSP
9 2 (3.13%) MCDST
9 2 (3.13%) CEH
9 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.13%) GWAPT
9 2 (3.13%) GPEN
9 2 (3.13%) OSCP
9 2 (3.13%) OSCE
9 2 (3.13%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) SLA
1 10 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.25%) QA
3 2 (3.13%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (29.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (28.13%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.94%) vSphere
4 5 (7.81%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.25%) vCloud
6 1 (1.56%) XenApp
6 1 (1.56%) XenServer
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.56%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (51.56%) Cisco
2 25 (39.06%) VMware
3 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
4 10 (15.63%) Juniper
5 9 (14.06%) Citrix
6 5 (7.81%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.25%) NetApp
7 4 (6.25%) Websense
8 3 (4.69%) Dell
8 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.69%) F5
9 2 (3.13%) WatchGuard
9 2 (3.13%) HP
9 2 (3.13%) Symantec
10 1 (1.56%) BT
10 1 (1.56%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.56%) Oracle
10 1 (1.56%) Adobe
10 1 (1.56%) EMC
10 1 (1.56%) CA
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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