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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 22 23 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.74% 9.40% 16.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.81% 22.22% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 14
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £24,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 63 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.23% 42.28% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 31
Average salary £25,000 £32,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.48% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) WatchGuard
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Veeam
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Panasonic
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
4 2 (28.57%) Polycom
4 2 (28.57%) Softphone
4 2 (28.57%) Handset
4 2 (28.57%) JNCIA
4 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 2 (28.57%) Siemens
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) RIP
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
1 2 (28.57%) RIP
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) BGP
1 2 (28.57%) Softphone
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) ADSL
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Provisioning Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Handset
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Celerra
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) JNCIA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) WatchGuard
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Veeam
4 2 (28.57%) Panasonic
4 2 (28.57%) Polycom
4 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 2 (28.57%) Siemens
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
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