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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 40 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 53 15 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.50% 2.14% 5.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.11% 14.29% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 41 13 40
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
176 105 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.28% 14.96% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 137 70 161
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +1 36 £52,500 +39.07% 4
Doncaster - 11 £43,750 - 1
Barnsley - 5 £22,000 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 48 (66.67%) Cisco
2 41 (56.94%) Windows
3 38 (52.78%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (31.94%) Juniper
5 22 (30.56%) Microsoft
6 21 (29.17%) ITIL
7 20 (27.78%) VMware
8 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 17 (23.61%) CCIE
9 17 (23.61%) DNS
10 16 (22.22%) CCNA
10 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 16 (22.22%) WAN
10 16 (22.22%) Load Balancing
11 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (20.83%) LAN
12 14 (19.44%) Linux
12 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
12 14 (19.44%) HP
13 13 (18.06%) SAN
13 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (15.28%) Degree
14 11 (15.28%) F5
14 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (15.28%) VPN
14 11 (15.28%) SLA
15 10 (13.89%) CheckPoint
15 10 (13.89%) Migration
15 10 (13.89%) CCNP
15 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.94%) nginx
2 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.17%) IIS
4 2 (2.78%) JBoss
5 1 (1.39%) Apache
5 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.39%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 6 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.94%) IaaS
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) PaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.61%) DNS
2 16 (22.22%) WAN
3 15 (20.83%) LAN
4 13 (18.06%) SAN
5 11 (15.28%) VPN
6 10 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (12.50%) Wireless
7 9 (12.50%) MPLS
8 8 (11.11%) OSPF
8 8 (11.11%) BGP
9 7 (9.72%) DHCP
9 7 (9.72%) VLAN
10 6 (8.33%) VPLS
10 6 (8.33%) Network Security
10 6 (8.33%) Ethernet
10 6 (8.33%) SNMP
11 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
12 4 (5.56%) VoIP
12 4 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (4.17%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.11%) MySQL
3 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Maven
2 5 (6.94%) JIRA
2 5 (6.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.39%) JUnit
3 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.39%) MSI
3 1 (1.39%) Subversion
3 1 (1.39%) Selenium
General
1 6 (8.33%) Military
2 4 (5.56%) Electronics
3 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Architect
2 11 (15.28%) Network Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Technical Design Authority
4 8 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 8 (11.11%) Administrator
4 8 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (8.33%) Design Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) IP Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Network Monitoring Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Monitoring Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Network Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Applications Architect
8 4 (5.56%) IT Support
8 4 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Network Support
9 3 (4.17%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (1.39%) XMPP
3 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Blackberry
1 5 (6.94%) Smartphone
1 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
1 5 (6.94%) Telematics
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.17%) Chip and PIN
3 3 (4.17%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.17%) Replication
4 1 (1.39%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (56.94%) Windows
2 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (19.44%) Linux
4 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (12.50%) UNIX
6 7 (9.72%) Windows 8
7 5 (6.94%) Ubuntu
7 5 (6.94%) Mac OS
8 4 (5.56%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.39%) Android
9 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) ITIL
2 16 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 10 (13.89%) Network Design
3 10 (13.89%) Migration
4 8 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 8 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 8 (11.11%) Change Control
4 8 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
5 7 (9.72%) Project Management
6 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 6 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (8.33%) ITIL V3
7 5 (6.94%) Data Management
7 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.17%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.17%) Information Security
8 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) SQL
2 6 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 5 (6.94%) Ruby
3 5 (6.94%) Java
4 1 (1.39%) Perl
4 1 (1.39%) PHP
4 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (52.78%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (23.61%) CCIE
3 16 (22.22%) CCNA
4 11 (15.28%) Degree
5 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (13.89%) CCNP
6 9 (12.50%) MCSE
6 9 (12.50%) MCSA
7 8 (11.11%) CCDP
8 6 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (8.33%) JNCIE
8 6 (8.33%) HND
8 6 (8.33%) CCIP
9 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
9 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.78%) CCSP
11 1 (1.39%) MCP
11 1 (1.39%) MCDST
11 1 (1.39%) MCITP
11 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) SLA
2 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.89%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (8.33%) Xen
5 5 (6.94%) KVM
6 3 (4.17%) vSphere
7 2 (2.78%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.78%) XenApp
8 1 (1.39%) XenServer
8 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) SCCM
2 5 (6.94%) Ganglia
3 1 (1.39%) Puppet
3 1 (1.39%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 48 (66.67%) Cisco
2 23 (31.94%) Juniper
3 22 (30.56%) Microsoft
4 20 (27.78%) VMware
5 14 (19.44%) HP
6 11 (15.28%) F5
7 10 (13.89%) CheckPoint
8 8 (11.11%) Dell
8 8 (11.11%) Oracle
9 7 (9.72%) NetApp
10 6 (8.33%) Redback
11 3 (4.17%) WatchGuard
11 3 (4.17%) Symantec
11 3 (4.17%) Citrix
12 2 (2.78%) Apple
13 1 (1.39%) Mitel
13 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.39%) EMC
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