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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 65 40 54
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 18 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.93% 3.69% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.33% 20.15% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 10
Average salary £53,000 £32,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.62% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,800 £43,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
146 134 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.65% 18.31% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 130 117 107
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £55,000 £49,000
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -26 12 £55,000 +71.87% 9
Doncaster +1 4 £27,000 -22.85%
Rotherham - 1 £27,000 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (65.00%) Windows
2 32 (53.33%) Cisco
3 27 (45.00%) Active Directory
4 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 21 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (33.33%) Linux
6 20 (33.33%) VMware
7 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 15 (25.00%) HP
8 15 (25.00%) ITIL
8 15 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (21.67%) IIS
9 13 (21.67%) MySQL
9 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
9 13 (21.67%) SAN
10 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (20.00%) CCNA
10 12 (20.00%) MCSE
10 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
11 11 (18.33%) Apache
11 11 (18.33%) MS Exchange
11 11 (18.33%) LAN
11 11 (18.33%) WAN
11 11 (18.33%) .NET
11 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
11 11 (18.33%) VPN
12 10 (16.67%) DNS
12 10 (16.67%) Perl
12 10 (16.67%) JBoss

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (21.67%) IIS
2 11 (18.33%) Apache
2 11 (18.33%) MS Exchange
3 9 (15.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (11.67%) WebLogic
4 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.00%) Lync
5 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (10.00%) MS Project
2 6 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.67%) SAN
2 11 (18.33%) LAN
2 11 (18.33%) WAN
2 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
2 11 (18.33%) VPN
3 10 (16.67%) DNS
4 9 (15.00%) Network Security
4 9 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (11.67%) VLAN
5 7 (11.67%) OpenLDAP
5 7 (11.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (11.67%) LDAP
5 7 (11.67%) HTTP
6 6 (10.00%) Wireless
7 5 (8.33%) BGP
7 5 (8.33%) OSPF
8 4 (6.67%) MPLS
8 4 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (5.00%) IP Telephony
9 3 (5.00%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.67%) MySQL
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Subversion
1 7 (11.67%) TeamCity
1 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.67%) Hudson
General
1 6 (10.00%) Military
2 4 (6.67%) Electronics
3 3 (5.00%) Advertising
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (20.00%) Administrator
2 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (13.33%) Architect
3 8 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Consultant
5 6 (10.00%) Applications Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
6 5 (8.33%) Security Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) IT Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) IT Administrator
9 2 (3.33%) Network Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Network Support
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
1 6 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 6 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (5.00%) Clustering
3 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (65.00%) Windows
2 20 (33.33%) Linux
3 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.67%) Windows 8
5 7 (11.67%) Debian
6 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.33%) VMS
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.67%) Android
9 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (13.33%) Migration
2 8 (13.33%) Business Continuity
2 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 8 (13.33%) Change Control
2 8 (13.33%) Capacity Management
2 8 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (11.67%) Data Management
3 7 (11.67%) Project Management
3 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
4 6 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
4 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 5 (8.33%) Information Security
6 4 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 4 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 4 (6.67%) Network Design
6 4 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) Perl
2 9 (15.00%) Java
3 8 (13.33%) SQL
4 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
4 7 (11.67%) Bash Shell
4 7 (11.67%) Python
5 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (20.00%) CCNA
2 12 (20.00%) MCSE
3 9 (15.00%) MCSA
4 6 (10.00%) CCIE
4 6 (10.00%) HND
4 6 (10.00%) Degree
5 5 (8.33%) CISSP
6 4 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (6.67%) CCNP
7 3 (5.00%) MCITP
8 1 (1.67%) CCEE
8 1 (1.67%) CCAA
8 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 27 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.67%) Xen
4 7 (11.67%) qmail
5 6 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (6.67%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.67%) vSphere
8 1 (1.67%) XenApp
8 1 (1.67%) XenServer
8 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) SCCM
2 7 (11.67%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (11.67%) Pingdom
2 7 (11.67%) Nagios
3 4 (6.67%) SCOM
4 3 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (3.33%) Foglight
6 1 (1.67%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.67%) OPNET
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) Cisco
2 20 (33.33%) VMware
3 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (25.00%) HP
5 10 (16.67%) JBoss
6 9 (15.00%) Oracle
7 7 (11.67%) New Relic
7 7 (11.67%) NetApp
7 7 (11.67%) Juniper
8 6 (10.00%) Citrix
9 5 (8.33%) Dell
10 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
10 4 (6.67%) IBM
10 4 (6.67%) SolarWinds
10 4 (6.67%) F5
11 2 (3.33%) Autodesk
11 2 (3.33%) Apple
11 2 (3.33%) Mitel
12 1 (1.67%) Q1 Labs
12 1 (1.67%) NETGEAR
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