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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 49 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 39 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.02% 2.96% 3.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.53% 18.10% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 19
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,550 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.76% -1.15%
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
159 116 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.41% 16.36% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 130 89 138
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -6 29 £50,000 +55.03% 3
Doncaster +8 5 £43,750 +34.61% 2
Barnsley - 3 £22,000 -
Rotherham - 1 £27,000 - 1
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 43 (65.15%) Cisco
2 40 (60.61%) Windows
3 34 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (31.82%) Active Directory
5 18 (27.27%) DNS
6 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
6 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
7 15 (22.73%) ITIL
7 15 (22.73%) Juniper
7 15 (22.73%) VMware
8 14 (21.21%) CCIE
8 14 (21.21%) CCNA
8 14 (21.21%) Linux
8 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
9 13 (19.70%) VPN
9 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (18.18%) Network Design
11 11 (16.67%) OSPF
11 11 (16.67%) BGP
11 11 (16.67%) CCNP
11 11 (16.67%) HP
11 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (16.67%) MCSE
11 11 (16.67%) MCSA
11 11 (16.67%) LAN
11 11 (16.67%) WAN
11 11 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (15.15%) Degree
12 10 (15.15%) Load Balancing
12 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.61%) IIS
3 6 (9.09%) Apache
4 5 (7.58%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.58%) nginx
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
5 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.58%) MS Project
2 5 (7.58%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.27%) DNS
2 13 (19.70%) VPN
3 11 (16.67%) OSPF
3 11 (16.67%) BGP
3 11 (16.67%) LAN
3 11 (16.67%) WAN
3 11 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (15.15%) SAN
4 10 (15.15%) MPLS
5 9 (13.64%) Wireless
5 9 (13.64%) VLAN
6 8 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (12.12%) DHCP
6 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
7 7 (10.61%) Network Security
8 6 (9.09%) VPLS
8 6 (9.09%) Ethernet
8 6 (9.09%) SNMP
9 5 (7.58%) VoIP
10 4 (6.06%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) MySQL
3 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.58%) JIRA
2 5 (7.58%) Maven
2 5 (7.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (6.06%) Hudson
3 4 (6.06%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.06%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.58%) Military
2 3 (4.55%) Electronics
3 2 (3.03%) Back Office
3 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (18.18%) Architect
1 12 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (18.18%) Administrator
2 10 (15.15%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (13.64%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (10.61%) Network Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Technical Design Authority
5 6 (9.09%) IP Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Design Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Network Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Applications Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Network Support
8 3 (4.55%) Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) IT Technical Manager
9 2 (3.03%) IT Support
9 2 (3.03%) Network Specialist
9 2 (3.03%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) Web Services
1 6 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.58%) Smartphone
1 5 (7.58%) Telematics
2 4 (6.06%) Fat Client
2 4 (6.06%) Chip and PIN
2 4 (6.06%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (60.61%) Windows
2 14 (21.21%) Linux
3 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 6 (9.09%) UNIX
6 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.58%) Ubuntu
6 5 (7.58%) Mac OS
7 4 (6.06%) Debian
8 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.52%) VMS
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.52%) Android
9 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) ITIL
2 12 (18.18%) Network Design
3 10 (15.15%) Load Balancing
4 9 (13.64%) Business Continuity
4 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (13.64%) Problem Management
4 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.64%) Change Control
4 9 (13.64%) Capacity Management
5 8 (12.12%) Migration
6 6 (9.09%) Data Management
6 6 (9.09%) Project Management
6 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.06%) Asset Management
8 4 (6.06%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (4.55%) Network Management
10 2 (3.03%) ITIL V3
10 2 (3.03%) Change Management
10 2 (3.03%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) Java
2 6 (9.09%) SQL
2 6 (9.09%) Perl
2 6 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.58%) Ruby
4 4 (6.06%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.06%) Python
5 1 (1.52%) PHP
5 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (21.21%) CCIE
2 14 (21.21%) CCNA
3 11 (16.67%) CCNP
3 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (16.67%) MCSE
3 11 (16.67%) MCSA
4 10 (15.15%) Degree
5 8 (12.12%) CCDP
6 6 (9.09%) JNCIE
6 6 (9.09%) CCIP
7 5 (7.58%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (7.58%) HND
8 2 (3.03%) CCSP
8 2 (3.03%) CISSP
9 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 21 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.64%) Xen
4 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.58%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (7.58%) KVM
6 4 (6.06%) qmail
7 2 (3.03%) ISA Server
7 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.52%) XenApp
8 1 (1.52%) XenServer
8 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) SCCM
1 5 (7.58%) Ganglia
2 4 (6.06%) Pingdom
2 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.06%) Nagios
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.52%) Foglight
4 1 (1.52%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 43 (65.15%) Cisco
2 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.73%) Juniper
3 15 (22.73%) VMware
4 11 (16.67%) HP
5 8 (12.12%) F5
5 8 (12.12%) CheckPoint
6 7 (10.61%) Oracle
7 6 (9.09%) Redback
8 5 (7.58%) NetApp
8 5 (7.58%) JBoss
9 4 (6.06%) New Relic
10 3 (4.55%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.03%) Apple
11 2 (3.03%) Dell
11 2 (3.03%) Citrix
12 1 (1.52%) Symantec
12 1 (1.52%) Autodesk
12 1 (1.52%) Mitel
12 1 (1.52%) WatchGuard
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £16k - 20k per year + Car Allowance/Works Vehicle
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago