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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 74 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.41% 3.21% 1.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.88% 19.23% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 12
Average salary £48,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.77% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £30,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £39,300
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
165 156 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.95% 16.68% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 123 109 134
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -16 4 £46,250 +34.05% 3
Rotherham +2 3 £47,000 +56.66% 1
Doncaster - 2 - -
Barnsley - 1 £31,000 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 37 (57.81%) Cisco
2 31 (48.44%) WAN
2 31 (48.44%) Windows
3 30 (46.88%) LAN
4 28 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (40.63%) VMware
6 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
7 24 (37.50%) ITIL
8 19 (29.69%) Juniper
9 18 (28.13%) SLA
10 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 14 (21.88%) CCNA
13 12 (18.75%) Linux
13 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (17.19%) SQL
14 11 (17.19%) Wireless
15 10 (15.63%) Configuration Management
15 10 (15.63%) Dell
15 10 (15.63%) Hyper-V
15 10 (15.63%) Incident Management
15 10 (15.63%) Load Balancing
16 9 (14.06%) ITIL V3
16 9 (14.06%) DNS
16 9 (14.06%) MS Exchange
16 9 (14.06%) CheckPoint
16 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
16 9 (14.06%) Migration

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 9 (14.06%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.13%) Apache
5 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.56%) IIS
5 1 (1.56%) JBoss
5 1 (1.56%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.81%) MS Project
2 5 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.25%) MS Office
4 1 (1.56%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.56%) AutoCAD
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
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) IaaS
2 3 (4.69%) Office 365
3 1 (1.56%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (48.44%) WAN
2 30 (46.88%) LAN
3 11 (17.19%) Wireless
4 9 (14.06%) DNS
5 8 (12.50%) SAN
6 7 (10.94%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (7.81%) MPLS
7 5 (7.81%) IPsec
7 5 (7.81%) VPN
7 5 (7.81%) DHCP
8 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.25%) OSPF
8 4 (6.25%) BGP
9 3 (4.69%) Network Security
9 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.13%) VLAN
10 2 (3.13%) VPLS
10 2 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (3.13%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) MySQL
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) JUnit
1 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.56%) MSI
1 1 (1.56%) Subversion
1 1 (1.56%) Maven
1 1 (1.56%) Selenium
1 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (6.25%) Electronics
1 4 (6.25%) Military
2 2 (3.13%) Local Government
2 2 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Back Office
3 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Architect
2 11 (17.19%) Network Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (14.06%) Network Monitoring Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Monitoring Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Technical Design Authority
5 7 (10.94%) Technical Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Network Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Lead Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Penetration Tester
8 3 (4.69%) IT Support
8 3 (4.69%) Technical Design Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Tester
8 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.69%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
1 5 (7.81%) Open Source
1 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Replication
3 3 (4.69%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.56%) Clustering
5 1 (1.56%) CCTV
5 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 31 (48.44%) Windows
2 12 (18.75%) Linux
2 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (9.38%) Windows Vista
4 5 (7.81%) UNIX
5 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 4 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) ITIL
2 10 (15.63%) Configuration Management
2 10 (15.63%) Incident Management
2 10 (15.63%) Load Balancing
3 9 (14.06%) ITIL V3
3 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
3 9 (14.06%) Migration
3 9 (14.06%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (7.81%) Information Security
4 5 (7.81%) Project Management
4 5 (7.81%) Network Design
5 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.25%) Line Management
6 3 (4.69%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (4.69%) Change Management
6 3 (4.69%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (3.13%) Process Management
7 2 (3.13%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) 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%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (21.88%) CCNA
3 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (12.50%) CCIE
4 6 (9.38%) Degree
5 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.81%) CCNP
6 4 (6.25%) MCITP
6 4 (6.25%) CCDP
6 4 (6.25%) MCP
6 4 (6.25%) HND
6 4 (6.25%) MCSE
7 3 (4.69%) MCSA
7 3 (4.69%) MCDST
7 3 (4.69%) CISSP
8 2 (3.13%) JNCIE
8 2 (3.13%) CCIP
8 2 (3.13%) CEH
8 2 (3.13%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (28.13%) SLA
2 7 (10.94%) QA
3 2 (3.13%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (15.63%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.13%) XenApp
5 2 (3.13%) vSphere
5 2 (3.13%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.56%) XenServer
6 1 (1.56%) Xen
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.56%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (57.81%) Cisco
2 26 (40.63%) VMware
3 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
4 19 (29.69%) Juniper
5 10 (15.63%) Dell
6 9 (14.06%) CheckPoint
7 8 (12.50%) Citrix
8 7 (10.94%) F5
9 5 (7.81%) NetApp
9 5 (7.81%) Oracle
9 5 (7.81%) HP
10 4 (6.25%) Symantec
11 3 (4.69%) WatchGuard
12 2 (3.13%) Redback
12 2 (3.13%) EMC
13 1 (1.56%) CA
13 1 (1.56%) Adobe
13 1 (1.56%) Blue Coat
13 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.56%) Apple
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + includes good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rotherham, Yorkshire
Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council
Posted: 18 days ago