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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 58 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 201 293 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.30% 5.95% 4.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.99% 31.57% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 168 224 126
Average salary £40,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
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
718 928 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.36% 18.83% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 599 722 496
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 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 3 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 -18 171 £45,000 +25.87% 27
Bradford -27 23 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Huddersfield - 8 £30,250 -
Halifax +8 7 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Wakefield - 6 £53,500 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 287 (58.93%) Cisco
2 212 (43.53%) CheckPoint
3 211 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
4 172 (35.32%) Windows
5 166 (34.09%) CCNP
6 146 (29.98%) CCNA
7 143 (29.36%) LAN
8 139 (28.54%) ITIL
9 138 (28.34%) Network Security
10 134 (27.52%) Data Centre
11 124 (25.46%) VMware
12 117 (24.02%) WAN
13 116 (23.82%) Active Directory
14 112 (23.00%) Linux
15 99 (20.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 98 (20.12%) Cisco ASA
17 86 (17.66%) DNS
18 82 (16.84%) Microsoft
19 77 (15.81%) UNIX
19 77 (15.81%) Load Balancing
20 72 (14.78%) VPN
21 67 (13.76%) F5
22 66 (13.55%) CCSA
23 64 (13.14%) Cisco Nexus
24 62 (12.73%) TCP/IP
24 62 (12.73%) ITIL Certification
25 59 (12.11%) CCSE
26 57 (11.70%) SAN
27 55 (11.29%) SQL Server
28 51 (10.47%) VoIP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 37 (7.60%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.13%) IIS
3 15 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (2.67%) Lync
5 11 (2.26%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.85%) Apache
7 8 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.44%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.23%) nginx
10 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.62%) CMS
11 3 (0.62%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.41%) Confluence
12 2 (0.41%) Site Server
13 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 49 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.64%) Office 365
3 6 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.23%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 143 (29.36%) LAN
2 138 (28.34%) Network Security
3 117 (24.02%) WAN
4 98 (20.12%) Cisco ASA
5 86 (17.66%) DNS
6 72 (14.78%) VPN
7 64 (13.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 62 (12.73%) TCP/IP
9 57 (11.70%) SAN
10 51 (10.47%) VoIP
11 43 (8.83%) MPLS
11 43 (8.83%) Wireless
12 38 (7.80%) SSL
13 36 (7.39%) DHCP
14 28 (5.75%) Cisco PIX
15 26 (5.34%) BGP
16 24 (4.93%) IPsec
17 18 (3.70%) Internet
17 18 (3.70%) FTP
18 15 (3.08%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.49%) MySQL
3 15 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (1.64%) JIRA
2 6 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.82%) Metasploit
General
1 33 (6.78%) Finance
2 15 (3.08%) Banking
3 12 (2.46%) Legal
4 11 (2.26%) Games
4 11 (2.26%) Retail
5 8 (1.64%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.82%) Law
6 4 (0.82%) Back Office
7 2 (0.41%) Electronics
7 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 160 (32.85%) Network Engineer
2 85 (17.45%) Analyst
3 81 (16.63%) Senior Network Engineer
4 47 (9.65%) Architect
5 41 (8.42%) Security Analyst
6 40 (8.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 34 (6.98%) Network Specialist
8 33 (6.78%) Security Specialist
9 31 (6.37%) Network Architect
10 29 (5.95%) Security Engineer
11 28 (5.75%) Network Security Specialist
12 20 (4.11%) Network Analyst
13 19 (3.90%) Technical Analyst
14 18 (3.70%) Administrator
15 17 (3.49%) Infrastructure Architect
15 17 (3.49%) Consultant
16 16 (3.29%) Infrastructure Manager
17 15 (3.08%) IT Security Analyst
17 15 (3.08%) Network Security Analyst
18 12 (2.46%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.70%) RESTful
2 15 (3.08%) Web Services
2 15 (3.08%) Middleware
3 9 (1.85%) LAMP
4 5 (1.03%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.62%) CSS
6 2 (0.41%) COM
6 2 (0.41%) XML
6 2 (0.41%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 134 (27.52%) Data Centre
2 46 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.49%) Clustering
3 17 (3.49%) Cryptography
4 16 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.08%) Replication
6 13 (2.67%) Public Cloud
7 12 (2.46%) Online Banking
8 8 (1.64%) CMDB
9 7 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.23%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.23%) Handset
11 5 (1.03%) PMI
11 5 (1.03%) E-Learning
11 5 (1.03%) IVR
11 5 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.03%) Statistics
12 4 (0.82%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.82%) CESG
13 2 (0.41%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 172 (35.32%) Windows
2 112 (23.00%) Linux
3 77 (15.81%) UNIX
4 46 (9.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (5.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (2.26%) CentOS
9 7 (1.44%) Mac OS
9 7 (1.44%) AIX
10 6 (1.23%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.23%) Debian
11 5 (1.03%) SUSE
11 5 (1.03%) HPUX
12 4 (0.82%) Solaris
13 3 (0.62%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (28.54%) ITIL
2 77 (15.81%) Load Balancing
3 51 (10.47%) Project Management
4 43 (8.83%) E-Commerce
5 39 (8.01%) Mentoring
6 38 (7.80%) Business Continuity
6 38 (7.80%) Incident Management
7 37 (7.60%) Capacity Planning
8 36 (7.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 33 (6.78%) Network Design
10 29 (5.95%) Information Security
11 26 (5.34%) Kalman Filter
12 25 (5.13%) SIEM
12 25 (5.13%) Security Testing
13 24 (4.93%) DevOps
14 21 (4.31%) Network Architecture
14 21 (4.31%) Migration
15 19 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
16 17 (3.49%) Change Management
17 16 (3.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 22 (4.52%) SQL
2 12 (2.46%) Shell Script
3 11 (2.26%) PHP
4 7 (1.44%) C
5 5 (1.03%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 211 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
2 166 (34.09%) CCNP
3 146 (29.98%) CCNA
4 66 (13.55%) CCSA
5 62 (12.73%) ITIL Certification
6 59 (12.11%) CCSE
7 39 (8.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (6.37%) CCSP
9 27 (5.54%) MCSE
10 20 (4.11%) CCDP
11 19 (3.90%) MCSA
12 16 (3.29%) Degree
13 14 (2.87%) CCIE
14 11 (2.26%) CISSP
15 10 (2.05%) CCDA
15 10 (2.05%) MCITP
16 8 (1.64%) Security Cleared
17 7 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 5 (1.03%) CCVP
18 5 (1.03%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.75%) PCI DSS
2 21 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.29%) SLA
4 6 (1.23%) QA
5 3 (0.62%) COBIT
System Software
1 116 (23.82%) Active Directory
2 99 (20.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (8.01%) VMware ESX
4 28 (5.75%) vSphere
5 22 (4.52%) Terminal Services
6 14 (2.87%) Hyper-V
7 10 (2.05%) ProxySG
8 9 (1.85%) XenServer
9 5 (1.03%) XenApp
10 4 (0.82%) Firmware
10 4 (0.82%) KVM
11 3 (0.62%) Xen
11 3 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.41%) vCloud
12 2 (0.41%) Snort
13 1 (0.21%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 16 (3.29%) Puppet
2 15 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (2.26%) Cobbler
4 6 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (1.23%) Nagios
4 6 (1.23%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.03%) Salt
6 4 (0.82%) CORE IMPACT
6 4 (0.82%) Nessus
6 4 (0.82%) Nmap
6 4 (0.82%) SCCM
7 3 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.62%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.62%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.41%) Cacti
8 2 (0.41%) DameWare
9 1 (0.21%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 287 (58.93%) Cisco
2 212 (43.53%) CheckPoint
3 124 (25.46%) VMware
4 82 (16.84%) Microsoft
5 67 (13.76%) F5
6 50 (10.27%) Juniper
7 42 (8.62%) HP
8 38 (7.80%) Red Hat
9 33 (6.78%) Blue Coat
10 27 (5.54%) Citrix
11 20 (4.11%) Dell
12 18 (3.70%) Riverbed
13 17 (3.49%) NetApp
14 15 (3.08%) Fortinet
14 15 (3.08%) Symantec
15 14 (2.87%) Sourcefire
16 12 (2.46%) McAfee
17 11 (2.26%) Sophos
17 11 (2.26%) ArcSight
18 9 (1.85%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33482 - £46450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £4,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package + On call
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £41000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago