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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 30 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.69% 3.19% 7.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.32% 10.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
UK excluding London average 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
53 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 23.77% 31.91% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 47 28 20
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 January 2015, 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 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) LAN
3 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) CCNP
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (13.33%) SonicWALL
6 2 (13.33%) Network Security
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (13.33%) WAAS
6 2 (13.33%) SNMP
6 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (13.33%) MCSE
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) MCP
6 2 (13.33%) SLA
6 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Lync
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
1 6 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (13.33%) WAAS
3 2 (13.33%) SNMP
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
3 2 (13.33%) IPsec
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.67%) PBX
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) Intranet
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) OSPF
4 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
1 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (6.67%) ITSM
2 1 (6.67%) Service Management
2 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) MCP
3 2 (13.33%) CCSA
3 2 (13.33%) CCSE
4 1 (6.67%) MCDST
4 1 (6.67%) MCITP
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (6.67%) CCA
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) SonicWALL
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Mitel
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Lotus
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
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