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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 34 24 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.33% 3.00% 19.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 21.43% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 17
Average salary £20,000 £25,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -12.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
44 14 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 18.33% 14.00% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 32
Average salary £25,000 £37,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.43% +34.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,525 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) SNMP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) Replication
4 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
4 1 (11.11%) CCSA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) SNMP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (11.11%) WAAS
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Support Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CCSA
1 1 (11.11%) CCSE
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
Wakefield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago