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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 31 24 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 4 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.51% 3.42% 31.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 12.12% 67.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 27
Average salary £20,000 £31,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% -15.54%
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
32 33 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 16.41% 28.21% 45.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 44
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 £21,450 £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 30 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 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Handset
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Siemens
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) RIP
2 2 (40.00%) Softphone
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) JNCIA
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) Polycom
2 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (40.00%) Panasonic
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (20.00%) Celerra
3 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) ProCurve

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) BGP
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) RIP
1 2 (40.00%) Softphone
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) ADSL
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Provisioning Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Voice Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Handset
2 1 (20.00%) Celerra
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Siemens
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) Polycom
2 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (40.00%) Panasonic
3 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (20.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
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