The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 22 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.47% 5.51% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.66% 19.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 0
Median salary £55,000 £27,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+103.70% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +10.66%
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
47 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 27.01% 28.35% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 41 31 20
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,800 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) Internet
3 9 (56.25%) LAN
3 9 (56.25%) WAN
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (43.75%) CCNP
4 7 (43.75%) CCNA
4 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
4 7 (43.75%) Wireless
4 7 (43.75%) CCSA
4 7 (43.75%) CCSE
4 7 (43.75%) High Availability
4 7 (43.75%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (31.25%) Network Security
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (31.25%) WLAN
5 5 (31.25%) BGP
5 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
5 5 (31.25%) MPLS
5 5 (31.25%) OSPF
5 5 (31.25%) VPN
6 4 (25.00%) VLAN
7 3 (18.75%) WatchGuard
7 3 (18.75%) FMCG
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
7 3 (18.75%) VMware
7 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 3 (18.75%) DNS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Internet
2 9 (56.25%) LAN
2 9 (56.25%) WAN
3 7 (43.75%) Wireless
4 5 (31.25%) BGP
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
4 5 (31.25%) MPLS
4 5 (31.25%) Network Security
4 5 (31.25%) OSPF
4 5 (31.25%) VPN
4 5 (31.25%) WLAN
5 4 (25.00%) VLAN
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
6 3 (18.75%) PABX
7 2 (12.50%) DHCP
7 2 (12.50%) PBX
7 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) IT Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Senior IT Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Network Manager
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Games Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) FMCG
2 1 (6.25%) Online Games
2 1 (6.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) High Availability
1 7 (43.75%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
2 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) CCNA
1 7 (43.75%) CCNP
1 7 (43.75%) CCSA
1 7 (43.75%) CCSE
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) Xen
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) WatchGuard
4 2 (12.50%) Draytek
4 2 (12.50%) Meraki
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Sophos
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam