The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 25 34 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.70% 3.33% 3.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.20% 12.70% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
49 63 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 36.30% 26.25% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 40 56 26
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Veeam
4 4 (50.00%) NetApp
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) WatchGuard
5 3 (37.50%) Sophos
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Terminal Server
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (25.00%) Replication
7 1 (12.50%) Draytek
7 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (12.50%) Clustering

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) Terminal Server
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
5 1 (12.50%) Xen
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 4 (50.00%) Veeam
3 4 (50.00%) WatchGuard
4 3 (37.50%) Sophos
5 1 (12.50%) Brocade
5 1 (12.50%) Draytek
5 1 (12.50%) Meraki
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