The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 34 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 315 170 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.46% 4.83% 5.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.55% 26.65% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 243 121 155
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £21,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
939 638 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.26% 18.12% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 721 481 475
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Yorkshire

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 +9 261 £37,500 - 29
Bradford +5 28 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Cleckheaton -1 6 £24,000 +33.33%
Halifax - 5 £55,000 -
Ossett - 4 - -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 355 (63.62%) Cisco
2 304 (54.48%) Cisco Certification
3 207 (37.10%) Windows
4 183 (32.80%) CCNA
5 181 (32.44%) CCNP
6 158 (28.32%) WAN
7 156 (27.96%) LAN
8 137 (24.55%) Cisco ASA
9 127 (22.76%) DNS
10 124 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 124 (22.22%) Load Balancing
11 122 (21.86%) CheckPoint
11 122 (21.86%) TCP/IP
12 121 (21.68%) Network Security
13 111 (19.89%) Linux
14 108 (19.35%) MPLS
14 108 (19.35%) VMware
15 106 (19.00%) Active Directory
16 97 (17.38%) SAN
17 95 (17.03%) VoIP
18 89 (15.95%) BGP
19 80 (14.34%) E-Commerce
20 77 (13.80%) Windows Server 2008
21 75 (13.44%) ITIL
22 73 (13.08%) UNIX
22 73 (13.08%) Shell Script
22 73 (13.08%) Red Hat
23 71 (12.72%) MS Exchange
23 71 (12.72%) Cisco Nexus
24 70 (12.54%) Citrix

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 71 (12.72%) MS Exchange
2 41 (7.35%) Lync
3 36 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 35 (6.27%) Apache
5 26 (4.66%) Tomcat
6 22 (3.94%) IIS
7 21 (3.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 20 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (3.05%) CMS
10 13 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (1.43%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.90%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
17 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
17 1 (0.18%) Node.js
17 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.94%) SaaS
2 13 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.72%) IaaS
5 3 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.54%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.54%) Office 365
5 3 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.54%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 158 (28.32%) WAN
2 156 (27.96%) LAN
3 137 (24.55%) Cisco ASA
4 127 (22.76%) DNS
5 122 (21.86%) TCP/IP
6 121 (21.68%) Network Security
7 108 (19.35%) MPLS
8 97 (17.38%) SAN
9 95 (17.03%) VoIP
10 89 (15.95%) BGP
11 71 (12.72%) Cisco Nexus
12 64 (11.47%) VPN
12 64 (11.47%) EIGRP
13 63 (11.29%) Internet
14 50 (8.96%) Cisco IOS
15 47 (8.42%) DMVPN
16 46 (8.24%) WLAN
16 46 (8.24%) DHCP
17 42 (7.53%) OSPF
18 33 (5.91%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (12.19%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.20%) Oracle ODI
3 21 (3.76%) Oracle BI EE
4 18 (3.23%) MySQL
5 13 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.61%) Redis
7 5 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.72%) Informix
8 4 (0.72%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.72%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.18%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.18%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (1.25%) Subversion
3 4 (0.72%) InstallShield
3 4 (0.72%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.72%) Hudson
3 4 (0.72%) JIRA
3 4 (0.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.18%) MSI
General
1 48 (8.60%) Finance
2 23 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 14 (2.51%) Banking
4 11 (1.97%) Games
5 8 (1.43%) Legal
6 7 (1.25%) Advertising
7 4 (0.72%) Law
8 1 (0.18%) Local Government
8 1 (0.18%) Retail
8 1 (0.18%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 211 (37.81%) Network Engineer
2 117 (20.97%) Analyst
3 57 (10.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 47 (8.42%) Network Analyst
5 45 (8.06%) Support Analyst
6 40 (7.17%) Security Analyst
6 40 (7.17%) Network Support
7 36 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 34 (6.09%) Senior Analyst
9 33 (5.91%) Consultant
10 32 (5.73%) Administrator
11 29 (5.20%) Technical Analyst
12 27 (4.84%) Senior Support Analyst
13 25 (4.48%) Network Support Analyst
13 25 (4.48%) Infrastructure Manager
13 25 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 22 (3.94%) Senior Network Support
15 21 (3.76%) Senior Network Support Analyst
15 21 (3.76%) Senior Network Analyst
16 19 (3.41%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.91%) Middleware
2 29 (5.20%) WebCenter
3 21 (3.76%) Oracle Fusion
4 15 (2.69%) Web Services
5 9 (1.61%) LAMP
6 8 (1.43%) WSDL
6 8 (1.43%) XML
6 8 (1.43%) SOAP
7 4 (0.72%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (0.54%) .NET
9 2 (0.36%) CSS
10 1 (0.18%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.18%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.18%) XMPP
10 1 (0.18%) CGI
10 1 (0.18%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (4.84%) Management Information System
2 20 (3.58%) Data Integration
3 18 (3.23%) EqualLogic
4 17 (3.05%) Clustering
5 16 (2.87%) iPhone
5 16 (2.87%) iPad
6 15 (2.69%) HP StorageWorks
7 14 (2.51%) Enterprise Storage
8 13 (2.33%) IBM XIV
9 12 (2.15%) Social Media
10 9 (1.61%) PKI
11 7 (1.25%) Blackberry
12 6 (1.08%) Replication
12 6 (1.08%) CMDB
13 5 (0.90%) SecurID
14 4 (0.72%) Firmware
15 3 (0.54%) Online Banking
15 3 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
15 3 (0.54%) Mainframe
16 2 (0.36%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 207 (37.10%) Windows
2 111 (19.89%) Linux
3 77 (13.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (13.08%) UNIX
5 49 (8.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 47 (8.42%) HPUX
7 44 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (5.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (2.87%) Windows 7
10 14 (2.51%) CentOS
11 13 (2.33%) Windows XP
12 11 (1.97%) Windows 8
13 10 (1.79%) Solaris
13 10 (1.79%) Ubuntu
14 9 (1.61%) Android
15 4 (0.72%) SUSE
15 4 (0.72%) SELinux
16 3 (0.54%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
18 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 80 (14.34%) E-Commerce
3 75 (13.44%) ITIL
4 64 (11.47%) Performance Tuning
5 59 (10.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 58 (10.39%) Incident Management
7 57 (10.22%) Capacity Planning
8 53 (9.50%) Business Continuity
8 53 (9.50%) Performance Monitoring
9 41 (7.35%) Change Management
10 34 (6.09%) Information Security
11 32 (5.73%) Project Management
12 29 (5.20%) SOA
13 27 (4.84%) Problem Management
14 24 (4.30%) Service Delivery
15 21 (3.76%) Network Design
16 20 (3.58%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (3.58%) Network Architecture
17 19 (3.41%) Change Control
18 18 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (13.08%) Shell Script
2 45 (8.06%) Lisp
3 43 (7.71%) Java
4 33 (5.91%) Perl
5 31 (5.56%) SQL
6 30 (5.38%) PHP
7 22 (3.94%) Bash Shell
8 10 (1.79%) PowerShell
9 9 (1.61%) C
10 8 (1.43%) JavaScript
11 5 (0.90%) VBScript
12 4 (0.72%) Python
13 3 (0.54%) Ruby
13 3 (0.54%) R
13 3 (0.54%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 304 (54.48%) Cisco Certification
2 183 (32.80%) CCNA
3 181 (32.44%) CCNP
4 66 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 60 (10.75%) MCSE
6 43 (7.71%) CCSP
7 34 (6.09%) CCSA
8 33 (5.91%) MCSA
8 33 (5.91%) CCIE
9 25 (4.48%) CISSP
9 25 (4.48%) CCSE
10 19 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (3.23%) Check Point Certification
12 17 (3.05%) MCITP
13 12 (2.15%) Degree
13 12 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (1.61%) Security Cleared
14 9 (1.61%) MCP
15 7 (1.25%) MCTS
16 6 (1.08%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.63%) SLA
2 30 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.51%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.54%) QA
4 3 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 106 (19.00%) Active Directory
2 67 (12.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (6.99%) vSphere
4 24 (4.30%) VMware ESX
5 18 (3.23%) Hyper-V
6 17 (3.05%) XenServer
7 11 (1.97%) Terminal Services
8 9 (1.61%) Squid
9 7 (1.25%) ProxySG
10 6 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.72%) XenApp
11 4 (0.72%) UAG
12 2 (0.36%) Snort
13 1 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.18%) Xen
13 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.18%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 46 (8.24%) Cisco CUCM
2 19 (3.41%) Nagios
3 17 (3.05%) Opsview
4 13 (2.33%) SCCM
5 12 (2.15%) Foglight
6 10 (1.79%) ZABBIX
7 9 (1.61%) Puppet
8 5 (0.90%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.72%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (0.72%) Cacti
9 4 (0.72%) YUM
9 4 (0.72%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.54%) Nessus
10 3 (0.54%) SCOM
11 2 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.36%) WSUS
11 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.18%) SCSM
Vendors
1 355 (63.62%) Cisco
2 124 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 122 (21.86%) CheckPoint
4 108 (19.35%) VMware
5 73 (13.08%) Red Hat
6 70 (12.54%) Citrix
7 65 (11.65%) Oracle
8 52 (9.32%) HP
9 45 (8.06%) Motorola
10 40 (7.17%) Juniper
11 29 (5.20%) Hyperion
12 22 (3.94%) F5
13 19 (3.41%) Avaya
14 18 (3.23%) SolarWinds
15 17 (3.05%) Symantec
16 16 (2.87%) Dell
16 16 (2.87%) Fortinet
17 15 (2.69%) IBM
18 12 (2.15%) McAfee
19 11 (1.97%) 3PAR
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum Expenses, Mobile Phone, Laptop, Pens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + 20% bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + + CAR ALLOWANCE + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + OTE of £60-£80k
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago