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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 53 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 222 324 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.65% 6.65% 4.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.88% 33.93% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 181 247 123
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,620 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
743 955 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.56% 19.60% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 618 720 482
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -16 184 £40,750 +8.66% 28
Bradford -27 19 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Halifax +3 14 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Huddersfield - 11 £30,500 -
Wakefield +10 7 £27,000 +35.00%
Pudsey - 1 £60,000 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 289 (60.08%) Cisco
2 223 (46.36%) Cisco Certification
3 198 (41.16%) CheckPoint
4 168 (34.93%) CCNP
5 160 (33.26%) CCNA
6 155 (32.22%) Windows
7 143 (29.73%) LAN
8 139 (28.90%) ITIL
9 128 (26.61%) Data Centre
10 122 (25.36%) WAN
11 121 (25.16%) VMware
12 119 (24.74%) Network Security
13 104 (21.62%) Linux
14 98 (20.37%) Cisco ASA
15 95 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
16 93 (19.33%) Active Directory
17 77 (16.01%) CCSA
18 76 (15.80%) Microsoft
19 73 (15.18%) VPN
20 72 (14.97%) UNIX
21 70 (14.55%) Load Balancing
22 69 (14.35%) CCSE
23 68 (14.14%) Cisco Nexus
23 68 (14.14%) DNS
24 62 (12.89%) ITIL Certification
24 62 (12.89%) F5
25 58 (12.06%) SAN
26 57 (11.85%) Project Management
27 55 (11.43%) TCP/IP
28 52 (10.81%) VoIP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (5.61%) MS Exchange
2 22 (4.57%) IIS
3 14 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (2.08%) Lync
5 8 (1.66%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.46%) Apache
6 7 (1.46%) OpenStack
6 7 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.25%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.25%) CMS
8 5 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.42%) nginx
10 2 (0.42%) Confluence
11 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 46 (9.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.46%) Office 365
2 2 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.42%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.21%) SaaS
3 1 (0.21%) PaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 143 (29.73%) LAN
2 122 (25.36%) WAN
3 119 (24.74%) Network Security
4 98 (20.37%) Cisco ASA
5 73 (15.18%) VPN
6 68 (14.14%) DNS
6 68 (14.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 58 (12.06%) SAN
8 55 (11.43%) TCP/IP
9 52 (10.81%) VoIP
10 46 (9.56%) Wireless
11 39 (8.11%) MPLS
12 31 (6.44%) SSL
13 29 (6.03%) DHCP
14 27 (5.61%) Cisco PIX
15 24 (4.99%) BGP
16 22 (4.57%) Internet
17 20 (4.16%) IPsec
18 17 (3.53%) NAS
19 15 (3.12%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (9.98%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.33%) MySQL
3 10 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.21%) OLTP
5 1 (0.21%) Informix
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 6 (1.25%) Metasploit
2 4 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 38 (7.90%) Finance
2 20 (4.16%) Banking
3 17 (3.53%) Retail
4 10 (2.08%) Games
5 9 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.66%) Back Office
7 7 (1.46%) Legal
8 5 (1.04%) Law
9 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.42%) Electronics
9 2 (0.42%) Marketing
10 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 168 (34.93%) Network Engineer
2 87 (18.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 73 (15.18%) Analyst
4 50 (10.40%) Architect
5 40 (8.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 35 (7.28%) Security Analyst
7 34 (7.07%) Security Specialist
7 34 (7.07%) Network Specialist
8 30 (6.24%) Network Architect
9 28 (5.82%) Network Security Specialist
10 26 (5.41%) Security Engineer
11 19 (3.95%) Infrastructure Architect
11 19 (3.95%) Administrator
12 18 (3.74%) Technical Analyst
13 15 (3.12%) Technical Architect
13 15 (3.12%) IT Security Analyst
13 15 (3.12%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
14 13 (2.70%) Consultant
15 12 (2.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 12 (2.49%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.74%) Middleware
1 18 (3.74%) RESTful
2 10 (2.08%) Web Services
3 5 (1.04%) LAMP
3 5 (1.04%) CSS
3 5 (1.04%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.42%) XML
5 1 (0.21%) XSD
5 1 (0.21%) WSDL
5 1 (0.21%) XMPP
5 1 (0.21%) Java EE
5 1 (0.21%) JSON
5 1 (0.21%) SOAP
5 1 (0.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 128 (26.61%) Data Centre
2 48 (9.98%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.16%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (3.74%) Online Banking
5 14 (2.91%) Cryptography
6 13 (2.70%) Clustering
6 13 (2.70%) Replication
6 13 (2.70%) Public Cloud
7 11 (2.29%) CMDB
8 8 (1.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 7 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.46%) PMI
10 6 (1.25%) Handset
10 6 (1.25%) IVR
10 6 (1.25%) CESG
10 6 (1.25%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.04%) E-Learning
11 5 (1.04%) Statistics
11 5 (1.04%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 155 (32.22%) Windows
2 104 (21.62%) Linux
3 72 (14.97%) UNIX
4 45 (9.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (6.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (4.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (3.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (2.08%) AIX
9 8 (1.66%) Solaris
10 7 (1.46%) HPUX
10 7 (1.46%) CentOS
10 7 (1.46%) Debian
11 5 (1.04%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.04%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.62%) SUSE
12 3 (0.62%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.62%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.62%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (28.90%) ITIL
2 70 (14.55%) Load Balancing
3 57 (11.85%) Project Management
4 45 (9.36%) E-Commerce
5 42 (8.73%) Mentoring
6 40 (8.32%) Incident Management
7 37 (7.69%) Business Continuity
8 36 (7.48%) Disaster Recovery
8 36 (7.48%) Capacity Planning
9 30 (6.24%) DevOps
10 29 (6.03%) Network Design
11 26 (5.41%) Security Testing
12 23 (4.78%) Information Security
12 23 (4.78%) Migration
13 21 (4.37%) SIEM
13 21 (4.37%) Kalman Filter
14 19 (3.95%) Network Architecture
15 17 (3.53%) TOGAF
15 17 (3.53%) Change Management
15 17 (3.53%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (4.16%) SQL
2 7 (1.46%) PHP
3 6 (1.25%) C
4 5 (1.04%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.83%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.42%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.42%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 223 (46.36%) Cisco Certification
2 168 (34.93%) CCNP
3 160 (33.26%) CCNA
4 77 (16.01%) CCSA
5 69 (14.35%) CCSE
6 62 (12.89%) ITIL Certification
7 33 (6.86%) CCSP
8 28 (5.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (4.78%) CCDP
10 16 (3.33%) Degree
11 15 (3.12%) CCDA
11 15 (3.12%) MCSE
12 14 (2.91%) CISSP
13 13 (2.70%) CCIE
14 11 (2.29%) MCSA
15 10 (2.08%) MCITP
15 10 (2.08%) CCVP
16 8 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (1.66%) Security Cleared
17 7 (1.46%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.24%) PCI DSS
2 24 (4.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (3.53%) SLA
4 6 (1.25%) QA
5 4 (0.83%) COBIT
System Software
1 95 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (19.33%) Active Directory
3 36 (7.48%) VMware ESX
4 28 (5.82%) vSphere
5 15 (3.12%) Terminal Services
6 13 (2.70%) Hyper-V
7 11 (2.29%) XenServer
8 8 (1.66%) Xen
8 8 (1.66%) KVM
9 6 (1.25%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.62%) XenApp
10 3 (0.62%) Firmware
10 3 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.42%) vCloud
12 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.21%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 18 (3.74%) Puppet
2 15 (3.12%) Cobbler
3 8 (1.66%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (1.46%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (1.25%) CORE IMPACT
5 6 (1.25%) Nessus
5 6 (1.25%) Nmap
5 6 (1.25%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (1.04%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.83%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.83%) SCCM
7 4 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.62%) Salt
9 2 (0.42%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.42%) Nagios
9 2 (0.42%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.42%) Cacti
10 1 (0.21%) DameWare
10 1 (0.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 289 (60.08%) Cisco
2 198 (41.16%) CheckPoint
3 121 (25.16%) VMware
4 76 (15.80%) Microsoft
5 62 (12.89%) F5
6 39 (8.11%) Juniper
7 38 (7.90%) HP
8 35 (7.28%) Red Hat
9 25 (5.20%) Blue Coat
10 21 (4.37%) Citrix
11 19 (3.95%) Riverbed
12 16 (3.33%) NetApp
13 14 (2.91%) Fortinet
14 13 (2.70%) Avaya
14 13 (2.70%) Dell
15 12 (2.49%) Oracle
15 12 (2.49%) Sourcefire
16 9 (1.87%) Sophos
16 9 (1.87%) ArcSight
17 8 (1.66%) Brocade
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: £50k + 4k
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: 5%
Posted: 12 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 24 days ago