The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 27 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.56% - 3.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.44% - 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £27,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 - £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
Firewall
West 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 Wakefield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 28.57% 17.58% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 21
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Firewall
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Wakefield region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Wakefield

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 9 (75.00%) VoIP
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (66.67%) CCNP
4 7 (58.33%) CCNA
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco
5 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (50.00%) CCSA
5 6 (50.00%) SNMP
5 6 (50.00%) CCSE
5 6 (50.00%) WAAS
6 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 1 (8.33%) F5
8 1 (8.33%) vSphere
8 1 (8.33%) Network Design
8 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 9 (75.00%) VoIP
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) SNMP
3 6 (50.00%) WAAS
4 1 (8.33%) PBX
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 8 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
1 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
4 6 (50.00%) CCSA
4 6 (50.00%) CCSE
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) MCSE
6 1 (8.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) Sophos
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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