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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 20 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 17 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 9.14% 6.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.08% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 0
Median salary £42,000 £27,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
53 35 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 28.49% 30.70% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 49 29 21
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £19,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 25 July 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) Internet
3 11 (55.00%) LAN
3 11 (55.00%) WAN
4 9 (45.00%) CCNP
4 9 (45.00%) CCNA
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (45.00%) Wireless
4 9 (45.00%) CCSA
4 9 (45.00%) CCSE
4 9 (45.00%) High Availability
4 9 (45.00%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (30.00%) Network Security
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (30.00%) MPLS
5 6 (30.00%) OSPF
5 6 (30.00%) BGP
5 6 (30.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (30.00%) VPN
5 6 (30.00%) WLAN
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (20.00%) FMCG
6 4 (20.00%) PABX
6 4 (20.00%) VLAN
6 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (15.00%) 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) Internet
2 11 (55.00%) LAN
2 11 (55.00%) WAN
3 9 (45.00%) Wireless
4 6 (30.00%) BGP
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (30.00%) EIGRP
4 6 (30.00%) MPLS
4 6 (30.00%) Network Security
4 6 (30.00%) OSPF
4 6 (30.00%) VPN
4 6 (30.00%) WLAN
5 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
5 4 (20.00%) PABX
5 4 (20.00%) VLAN
6 3 (15.00%) DNS
7 2 (10.00%) IPsec
7 2 (10.00%) PBX
7 2 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 9 (45.00%) IT Engineer
1 9 (45.00%) Network Engineer
1 9 (45.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 9 (45.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 9 (45.00%) Senior IT Engineer
1 9 (45.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Network Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms Manager
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) FMCG
2 1 (5.00%) Online Games
2 1 (5.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) High Availability
1 9 (45.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CCNA
1 9 (45.00%) CCNP
1 9 (45.00%) CCSA
1 9 (45.00%) CCSE
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) Draytek
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Meraki
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) WatchGuard