The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank - 25 6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 0 3 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 2.68% 32.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 10.71% 67.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 29
Average salary - £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 28 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.28% 25.00% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 48
Average salary £25,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
West Yorkshire

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 24 July 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Handset
2 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (50.00%) Panasonic
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Softphone
2 2 (50.00%) JNCIA
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) RIP
2 2 (50.00%) Siemens
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) VPN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Softphone
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) RIP
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Provisioning Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Handset
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) Celerra
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (50.00%) Panasonic
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom
2 2 (50.00%) Siemens
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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