The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 48 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 220 253 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.66% 5.83% 5.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.03% 31.31% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 193 192 150
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
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 West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
814 808 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.23% 18.63% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 662 579 583
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the West Yorkshire region.

Firewall Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Firewall
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -4 180 £41,500 +9.21% 24
Bradford -11 19 £37,500 +44.23% 3
Halifax +2 13 £45,000 +50.00% 5
Wakefield -7 6 £32,500 - 1
Huddersfield +6 1 - -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 378 (71.32%) Cisco
2 275 (51.89%) Cisco Certification
3 222 (41.89%) CCNP
4 193 (36.42%) Network Security
5 180 (33.96%) CheckPoint
6 171 (32.26%) LAN
6 171 (32.26%) WAN
7 159 (30.00%) Windows
8 150 (28.30%) Cisco ASA
9 149 (28.11%) CCNA
10 135 (25.47%) MPLS
11 131 (24.72%) VMware
12 109 (20.57%) Linux
13 104 (19.62%) Active Directory
14 101 (19.06%) ITIL
15 99 (18.68%) BGP
16 97 (18.30%) DNS
17 96 (18.11%) VoIP
18 91 (17.17%) Microsoft
19 89 (16.79%) VPN
20 85 (16.04%) Load Balancing
21 84 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
22 83 (15.66%) TCP/IP
23 82 (15.47%) E-Commerce
24 72 (13.58%) Cisco Nexus
25 69 (13.02%) UNIX
26 66 (12.45%) SAN
26 66 (12.45%) OSPF
26 66 (12.45%) Project Management
27 62 (11.70%) CCSP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 31 (5.85%) MS Exchange
2 30 (5.66%) IIS
3 29 (5.47%) Apache
4 16 (3.02%) Tomcat
4 16 (3.02%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (1.13%) Lync
11 5 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.75%) nginx
13 3 (0.57%) JBoss
13 3 (0.57%) Node.js
14 2 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.38%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.38%) Site Server
14 2 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 41 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (0.75%) Amazon S3
1 4 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 193 (36.42%) Network Security
2 171 (32.26%) LAN
2 171 (32.26%) WAN
3 150 (28.30%) Cisco ASA
4 135 (25.47%) MPLS
5 99 (18.68%) BGP
6 97 (18.30%) DNS
7 96 (18.11%) VoIP
8 89 (16.79%) VPN
9 83 (15.66%) TCP/IP
10 72 (13.58%) Cisco Nexus
11 66 (12.45%) SAN
11 66 (12.45%) OSPF
12 57 (10.75%) EIGRP
13 56 (10.57%) SSL
14 45 (8.49%) VLAN
15 38 (7.17%) DHCP
16 37 (6.98%) FWSM
17 36 (6.79%) IPsec
18 35 (6.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.15%) MySQL
3 17 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (1.70%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.32%) Informix
7 7 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.13%) DTS
9 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.75%) Redis
9 4 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.57%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.38%) DB2
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (2.08%) JIRA
2 8 (1.51%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.32%) Subversion
3 7 (1.32%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.75%) Hudson
5 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (7.36%) Finance
2 21 (3.96%) Games
3 19 (3.58%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.51%) Law
5 7 (1.32%) Legal
5 7 (1.32%) Retail
6 5 (0.94%) Banking
7 3 (0.57%) Advertising
7 3 (0.57%) Back Office
8 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 234 (44.15%) Network Engineer
2 112 (21.13%) Analyst
3 51 (9.62%) Security Analyst
4 45 (8.49%) Senior Network Engineer
5 43 (8.11%) Network Analyst
6 38 (7.17%) Network Security Analyst
7 34 (6.42%) Support Engineer
8 32 (6.04%) Network Support
8 32 (6.04%) Security Engineer
9 29 (5.47%) Technical Analyst
10 28 (5.28%) Administrator
11 23 (4.34%) Network Security Engineer
12 22 (4.15%) Network Support Engineer
13 21 (3.96%) Architect
14 19 (3.58%) Support Analyst
14 19 (3.58%) 3rd Line Support
15 16 (3.02%) Senior Analyst
15 16 (3.02%) Security Manager
16 15 (2.83%) Consultant
16 15 (2.83%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.83%) Middleware
2 9 (1.70%) LAMP
2 9 (1.70%) Web Services
3 8 (1.51%) WebCenter
4 7 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (1.13%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (0.94%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.94%) .NET
7 3 (0.57%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.38%) J2EE
8 2 (0.38%) COM
9 1 (0.19%) CSS
9 1 (0.19%) XML
9 1 (0.19%) HTML
9 1 (0.19%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 31 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.28%) Replication
3 24 (4.53%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (1.70%) IBM XIV
5 8 (1.51%) Clustering
6 7 (1.32%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.13%) PKI
7 6 (1.13%) CMDB
7 6 (1.13%) Cryptography
8 4 (0.75%) SecurID
8 4 (0.75%) HP StorageWorks
9 3 (0.57%) IVR
9 3 (0.57%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.57%) iPhone
9 3 (0.57%) Open Source
10 2 (0.38%) Statistics
11 1 (0.19%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.19%) RMADS
11 1 (0.19%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 159 (30.00%) Windows
2 109 (20.57%) Linux
3 69 (13.02%) UNIX
4 39 (7.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (5.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (4.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (3.02%) HPUX
9 13 (2.45%) AIX
9 13 (2.45%) CentOS
10 12 (2.26%) Windows 7
11 11 (2.08%) Solaris
12 8 (1.51%) Debian
12 8 (1.51%) Mac OS
12 8 (1.51%) Windows 8
13 7 (1.32%) Ubuntu
13 7 (1.32%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.13%) SUSE
15 5 (0.94%) Android
16 3 (0.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (19.06%) ITIL
2 85 (16.04%) Load Balancing
3 82 (15.47%) E-Commerce
4 66 (12.45%) Project Management
5 59 (11.13%) Incident Management
6 49 (9.25%) Capacity Planning
7 46 (8.68%) Information Security
8 45 (8.49%) Mentoring
9 44 (8.30%) Business Continuity
9 44 (8.30%) Change Management
9 44 (8.30%) Performance Tuning
10 39 (7.36%) Disaster Recovery
11 33 (6.23%) Performance Monitoring
12 32 (6.04%) Service Management
13 29 (5.47%) SIEM
14 28 (5.28%) Kalman Filter
15 27 (5.09%) Network Design
16 21 (3.96%) Service Delivery
17 20 (3.77%) Network Architecture
18 19 (3.58%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 49 (9.25%) Shell Script
2 30 (5.66%) SQL
3 24 (4.53%) PHP
4 23 (4.34%) Lisp
5 15 (2.83%) Java
6 13 (2.45%) Perl
7 12 (2.26%) T-SQL
8 10 (1.89%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.70%) C
10 6 (1.13%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.57%) C++
12 2 (0.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 275 (51.89%) Cisco Certification
2 222 (41.89%) CCNP
3 149 (28.11%) CCNA
4 62 (11.70%) CCSP
5 58 (10.94%) CCSA
6 43 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 42 (7.92%) ITIL Certification
8 38 (7.17%) CCSE
9 37 (6.98%) MCSE
10 35 (6.60%) CCIE
11 25 (4.72%) MCSA
11 25 (4.72%) CISSP
12 24 (4.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 15 (2.83%) Degree
14 8 (1.51%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (1.51%) SC Cleared
14 8 (1.51%) Security Cleared
14 8 (1.51%) CCDP
15 7 (1.32%) MCP
15 7 (1.32%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (7.55%) PCI DSS
2 26 (4.91%) SLA
3 21 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.51%) QA
System Software
1 104 (19.62%) Active Directory
2 84 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (6.60%) vSphere
4 25 (4.72%) VMware ESX
5 24 (4.53%) Terminal Services
6 20 (3.77%) Hyper-V
7 12 (2.26%) Firmware
8 10 (1.89%) ProxySG
8 10 (1.89%) XenApp
9 9 (1.70%) XenServer
10 8 (1.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 6 (1.13%) XenDesktop
11 6 (1.13%) Terminal Server
12 5 (0.94%) MetaFrame
12 5 (0.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.38%) UAG
13 2 (0.38%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 26 (4.91%) Cisco CUCM
2 23 (4.34%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (2.26%) Nagios
4 10 (1.89%) NetBackup
5 8 (1.51%) Puppet
5 8 (1.51%) Opsview
5 8 (1.51%) Graphite
6 7 (1.32%) Backup Exec
6 7 (1.32%) Cacti
6 7 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (1.13%) Salt
8 4 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.57%) MAILsweeper
9 3 (0.57%) PureDisk
10 2 (0.38%) SCCM
10 2 (0.38%) SCOM
10 2 (0.38%) yum
11 1 (0.19%) WSUS
11 1 (0.19%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 378 (71.32%) Cisco
2 180 (33.96%) CheckPoint
3 131 (24.72%) VMware
4 91 (17.17%) Microsoft
5 60 (11.32%) HP
6 51 (9.62%) Citrix
7 48 (9.06%) Juniper
8 46 (8.68%) Red Hat
9 28 (5.28%) F5
10 27 (5.09%) Symantec
11 23 (4.34%) Motorola
11 23 (4.34%) SolarWinds
12 21 (3.96%) Oracle
13 17 (3.21%) Blue Coat
14 15 (2.83%) Dell
15 14 (2.64%) NetApp
15 14 (2.64%) Brocade
15 14 (2.64%) Riverbed
15 14 (2.64%) ScanSafe
16 12 (2.26%) McAfee
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + potential relocator package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33150 - £40950 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package inc. pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40K + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Beckett
Salary: Grade 6 £32,277 - £36,309
Posted: 7 days ago