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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 18 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 18 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 10.17% 5.83% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 39.13% 18.75% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 4
Median salary £42,000 £18,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+133.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
46 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.99% 31.07% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 45 24 25
Median salary £42,000 £51,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.04% +105.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (86.96%) Cisco
2 16 (69.57%) Internet
3 12 (52.17%) LAN
4 11 (47.83%) WAN
5 10 (43.48%) VPN
5 10 (43.48%) CCNA
5 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (43.48%) CheckPoint
5 10 (43.48%) Network Security
6 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (39.13%) High Availability
6 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (39.13%) Identity Access Management
6 9 (39.13%) Wireless
6 9 (39.13%) CCSA
6 9 (39.13%) CCSE
6 9 (39.13%) CCNP
6 9 (39.13%) MPLS
6 9 (39.13%) OSPF
6 9 (39.13%) BGP
6 9 (39.13%) EIGRP
6 9 (39.13%) WLAN
7 7 (30.43%) IP Telephony
7 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
7 7 (30.43%) PABX
8 6 (26.09%) FMCG
9 4 (17.39%) SLA
9 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) Internet
2 12 (52.17%) LAN
3 11 (47.83%) WAN
4 10 (43.48%) Network Security
4 10 (43.48%) VPN
5 9 (39.13%) BGP
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (39.13%) EIGRP
5 9 (39.13%) MPLS
5 9 (39.13%) OSPF
5 9 (39.13%) Wireless
5 9 (39.13%) WLAN
6 7 (30.43%) IP Telephony
6 7 (30.43%) PABX
7 3 (13.04%) VoIP
8 2 (8.70%) IPsec
8 2 (8.70%) PBX
8 2 (8.70%) VLAN
9 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) IT Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Network Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Senior IT Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Network Manager
4 6 (26.09%) IT Manager
5 4 (17.39%) Telecoms Manager
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Network Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) C++ Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) FMCG
2 1 (4.35%) Online Games
2 1 (4.35%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) High Availability
1 9 (39.13%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (4.35%) ERP
5 1 (4.35%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Line Management
5 1 (4.35%) People Management
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) CCNA
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (39.13%) CCNP
2 9 (39.13%) CCSA
2 9 (39.13%) CCSE
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Juniper
4 1 (4.35%) Progress
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard