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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 40 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 44 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.73% 2.44% 2.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.83% 14.47% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 20
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,800 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
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
164 152 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.62% 16.89% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 137 131 108
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +6 29 £41,000 -3.52% 2
Doncaster +4 15 £62,500 +131.48% 2
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 39 (52.00%) ITIL
2 38 (50.67%) Cisco
3 35 (46.67%) LAN
4 30 (40.00%) WAN
5 28 (37.33%) Windows
6 27 (36.00%) VMware
7 26 (34.67%) Linux
8 25 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (30.67%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (29.33%) Active Directory
10 22 (29.33%) CCNA
11 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (21.33%) MySQL
12 15 (20.00%) MCSE
12 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 15 (20.00%) Network Security
13 14 (18.67%) MPLS
14 13 (17.33%) Bash Shell
14 13 (17.33%) Cyber Security
15 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 12 (16.00%) Supplier Management
15 12 (16.00%) NetApp
15 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
16 11 (14.67%) ITIL Certification
17 10 (13.33%) PHP
17 10 (13.33%) SQL
17 10 (13.33%) vSphere
18 9 (12.00%) Asset Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 7 (9.33%) IIS
2 6 (8.00%) Apache
3 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.00%) JBoss
3 3 (4.00%) nginx
4 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.33%) Node.js
5 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.33%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.33%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.33%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.33%) PegaRULES
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.33%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.33%) Drupal
5 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.00%) MS Project
3 2 (2.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 35 (46.67%) LAN
2 30 (40.00%) WAN
3 15 (20.00%) Network Security
4 14 (18.67%) MPLS
5 7 (9.33%) VPN
5 7 (9.33%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (8.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (6.67%) DNS
7 5 (6.67%) IPv4
8 4 (5.33%) HTTP
9 3 (4.00%) SAN
9 3 (4.00%) IPsec
9 3 (4.00%) VLAN
10 2 (2.67%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (2.67%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (2.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (2.67%) OSPF
10 2 (2.67%) BGP
10 2 (2.67%) LDAP
10 2 (2.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) MySQL
2 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.33%) OLAP
3 1 (1.33%) OLTP
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Subversion
1 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.67%) Hudson
2 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.33%) Maven
3 1 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (6.67%) Local Government
2 3 (4.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Architect
2 10 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (12.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (10.67%) Network Architect
4 8 (10.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (9.33%) Technical Architect
5 7 (9.33%) Network Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Administrator
6 6 (8.00%) Applications Architect
7 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Tester
7 5 (6.67%) Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (5.33%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.33%) Network Support
8 4 (5.33%) Server Specialist
9 3 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Operations Support Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) .NET
2 2 (2.67%) J2EE
3 1 (1.33%) CSS
3 1 (1.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.33%) XML
3 1 (1.33%) XSLT
3 1 (1.33%) Middleware
3 1 (1.33%) JSON
3 1 (1.33%) jQuery
3 1 (1.33%) HTML5
3 1 (1.33%) REST
3 1 (1.33%) Express
3 1 (1.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.33%) DataPower
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (37.33%) Windows
2 26 (34.67%) Linux
3 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (9.33%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.33%) Debian
5 4 (5.33%) UNIX
5 4 (5.33%) Solaris
6 3 (4.00%) AIX
7 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.33%) SUSE
7 1 (1.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.33%) CentOS
7 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.00%) ITIL
2 13 (17.33%) Cyber Security
3 12 (16.00%) Supplier Management
4 9 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 9 (12.00%) Asset Management
5 8 (10.67%) Migration
6 7 (9.33%) Project Management
7 6 (8.00%) Data Management
7 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.67%) Information Security
9 4 (5.33%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (5.33%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Server Hardening
9 4 (5.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.00%) Patch Management
10 3 (4.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.33%) Bash Shell
2 10 (13.33%) PHP
2 10 (13.33%) SQL
3 8 (10.67%) Python
3 8 (10.67%) Java
4 7 (9.33%) Perl
5 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.33%) Jython
7 1 (1.33%) Ruby
7 1 (1.33%) Korn
7 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (30.67%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (29.33%) CCNA
3 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (20.00%) MCSE
5 11 (14.67%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (12.00%) CCNP
7 8 (10.67%) CCDP
8 4 (5.33%) ISEB
8 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
8 4 (5.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (4.00%) Degree
9 3 (4.00%) HND
10 2 (2.67%) RHCE
11 1 (1.33%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.33%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.33%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.33%) MCP
11 1 (1.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (29.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (13.33%) vSphere
4 8 (10.67%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (8.00%) Terminal Services
5 6 (8.00%) vCloud
5 6 (8.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.00%) qmail
7 2 (2.67%) Xen
7 2 (2.67%) KVM
8 1 (1.33%) pfSense
8 1 (1.33%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) SCCM
2 2 (2.67%) Nagios
2 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.67%) Pingdom
3 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.33%) WSUS
3 1 (1.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (50.67%) Cisco
2 27 (36.00%) VMware
3 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (16.00%) NetApp
5 8 (10.67%) Citrix
6 7 (9.33%) Juniper
7 5 (6.67%) Websense
7 5 (6.67%) Oracle
8 4 (5.33%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.67%) New Relic
11 1 (1.33%) F5
11 1 (1.33%) Symantec
11 1 (1.33%) BT
11 1 (1.33%) Endeca
11 1 (1.33%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.33%) IBM
11 1 (1.33%) HP
11 1 (1.33%) EMC
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Relate
Salary: £34,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago