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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 51 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 218 209 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.54% 4.88% 5.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.20% 27.46% 29.53%
Number of salaries quoted 192 158 168
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,250 £47,900
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
832 761 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.31% 17.78% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 656 573 584
Average salary £40,000 £35,581 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.42% +1.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +6 176 £45,000 +18.42% 20
Bradford -11 24 £37,500 +44.23% 1
Wakefield - 6 £32,500 -
Halifax -4 4 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Huddersfield +6 1 - -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 417 (75.82%) Cisco
2 322 (58.55%) Cisco Certification
3 257 (46.73%) CCNP
4 198 (36.00%) WAN
5 195 (35.45%) LAN
6 189 (34.36%) Network Security
7 181 (32.91%) Cisco ASA
8 179 (32.55%) CheckPoint
9 177 (32.18%) CCNA
10 151 (27.45%) MPLS
11 150 (27.27%) Windows
12 129 (23.45%) VMware
13 120 (21.82%) BGP
14 111 (20.18%) VoIP
15 101 (18.36%) VPN
16 98 (17.82%) Linux
16 98 (17.82%) ITIL
16 98 (17.82%) E-Commerce
17 93 (16.91%) Active Directory
18 92 (16.73%) Load Balancing
19 89 (16.18%) DNS
20 84 (15.27%) TCP/IP
21 83 (15.09%) Cisco Nexus
22 81 (14.73%) Microsoft
23 80 (14.55%) SAN
24 77 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
25 76 (13.82%) EIGRP
26 75 (13.64%) OSPF
27 71 (12.91%) Incident Management
28 68 (12.36%) CCSP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 32 (5.82%) Apache
1 32 (5.82%) MS Exchange
2 27 (4.91%) IIS
3 18 (3.27%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.36%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (1.64%) Lync
5 9 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.55%) Node.js
8 3 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.55%) JBoss
9 2 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.36%) Site Server
9 2 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.36%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 48 (8.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.91%) SaaS
2 2 (0.36%) Office 365
3 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 198 (36.00%) WAN
2 195 (35.45%) LAN
3 189 (34.36%) Network Security
4 181 (32.91%) Cisco ASA
5 151 (27.45%) MPLS
6 120 (21.82%) BGP
7 111 (20.18%) VoIP
8 101 (18.36%) VPN
9 89 (16.18%) DNS
10 84 (15.27%) TCP/IP
11 83 (15.09%) Cisco Nexus
12 80 (14.55%) SAN
13 76 (13.82%) EIGRP
14 75 (13.64%) OSPF
15 47 (8.55%) Internet
15 47 (8.55%) FWSM
16 42 (7.64%) SSL
17 40 (7.27%) DMVPN
17 40 (7.27%) VLAN
18 36 (6.55%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (9.82%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.64%) MySQL
3 16 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.64%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.45%) Redis
7 7 (1.27%) Informix
7 7 (1.27%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.91%) DTS
9 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.55%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.36%) DB2
12 1 (0.18%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.45%) Jenkins
2 7 (1.27%) Subversion
2 7 (1.27%) JIRA
2 7 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.73%) Hudson
4 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.18%) MSI
General
1 45 (8.18%) Finance
2 24 (4.36%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.36%) Games
4 8 (1.45%) Retail
5 7 (1.27%) Law
6 6 (1.09%) Banking
7 5 (0.91%) Advertising
8 3 (0.55%) Back Office
9 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.18%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 270 (49.09%) Network Engineer
2 99 (18.00%) Analyst
3 55 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 50 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 41 (7.45%) Network Support
6 40 (7.27%) Network Analyst
7 38 (6.91%) Security Analyst
8 30 (5.45%) Administrator
8 30 (5.45%) Network Security Analyst
9 29 (5.27%) Network Support Engineer
10 28 (5.09%) Support Analyst
11 27 (4.91%) Security Engineer
12 23 (4.18%) Senior Analyst
13 22 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
14 21 (3.82%) Architect
14 21 (3.82%) Technical Analyst
15 18 (3.27%) Network Security Engineer
16 17 (3.09%) Systems Administrator
16 17 (3.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 17 (3.09%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.00%) Middleware
2 7 (1.27%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (1.09%) LAMP
3 6 (1.09%) Application Packaging
3 6 (1.09%) .NET
4 4 (0.73%) WebCenter
5 3 (0.55%) Web Services
5 3 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (0.55%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (0.36%) J2EE
7 1 (0.18%) CSS
7 1 (0.18%) XML
7 1 (0.18%) CGI
7 1 (0.18%) HTML
7 1 (0.18%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.73%) Management Information System
1 26 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.36%) Replication
3 13 (2.36%) Enterprise Storage
3 13 (2.36%) IBM XIV
4 10 (1.82%) PKI
5 9 (1.64%) Clustering
6 8 (1.45%) CMDB
6 8 (1.45%) SecurID
7 6 (1.09%) HP StorageWorks
8 5 (0.91%) iPhone
9 4 (0.73%) Open Source
9 4 (0.73%) IVR
9 4 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.55%) iPad
10 3 (0.55%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.55%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.36%) Statistics
12 1 (0.18%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.18%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 150 (27.27%) Windows
2 98 (17.82%) Linux
3 59 (10.73%) UNIX
4 44 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (5.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (3.09%) HPUX
8 16 (2.91%) Solaris
9 15 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (2.00%) Windows 7
10 11 (2.00%) AIX
11 10 (1.82%) CentOS
12 8 (1.45%) Windows 8
13 7 (1.27%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.09%) Debian
14 6 (1.09%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.09%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.91%) Android
16 4 (0.73%) SUSE
17 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (17.82%) ITIL
1 98 (17.82%) E-Commerce
2 92 (16.73%) Load Balancing
3 71 (12.91%) Incident Management
4 63 (11.45%) Project Management
5 59 (10.73%) Capacity Planning
6 54 (9.82%) Business Continuity
7 53 (9.64%) Change Management
8 47 (8.55%) Performance Tuning
9 46 (8.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 42 (7.64%) Information Security
11 39 (7.09%) Mentoring
12 35 (6.36%) Service Management
13 32 (5.82%) Performance Monitoring
14 25 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
15 24 (4.36%) Network Design
16 23 (4.18%) Service Delivery
16 23 (4.18%) Problem Management
17 20 (3.64%) SIEM
18 19 (3.45%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 50 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 34 (6.18%) Lisp
3 25 (4.55%) SQL
4 24 (4.36%) PHP
5 19 (3.45%) Perl
6 14 (2.55%) Bash Shell
7 12 (2.18%) Java
8 9 (1.64%) C
8 9 (1.64%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.09%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.73%) C++
11 2 (0.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 322 (58.55%) Cisco Certification
2 257 (46.73%) CCNP
3 177 (32.18%) CCNA
4 68 (12.36%) CCSP
5 59 (10.73%) CCSA
6 44 (8.00%) CCIE
7 40 (7.27%) CCSE
8 37 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 36 (6.55%) ITIL Certification
10 32 (5.82%) MCSE
11 26 (4.73%) CISSP
12 23 (4.18%) MCSA
13 22 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (2.18%) Degree
15 8 (1.45%) SC Cleared
15 8 (1.45%) Security Cleared
15 8 (1.45%) Check Point Certification
15 8 (1.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (1.27%) CCDP
17 6 (1.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.55%) PCI DSS
2 28 (5.09%) SLA
3 25 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.55%) QA
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 93 (16.91%) Active Directory
2 77 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (6.55%) vSphere
4 21 (3.82%) Terminal Services
5 20 (3.64%) VMware ESX
6 16 (2.91%) Hyper-V
7 15 (2.73%) Firmware
8 10 (1.82%) XenApp
8 10 (1.82%) XenServer
9 8 (1.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 8 (1.45%) ProxySG
10 7 (1.27%) XenDesktop
11 6 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 6 (1.09%) MetaFrame
12 5 (0.91%) Terminal Server
12 5 (0.91%) Squid
12 5 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.36%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.36%) UAG
Systems Management
1 37 (6.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (2.55%) Nagios
3 12 (2.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (2.18%) Opsview
3 12 (2.18%) Graphite
4 8 (1.45%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.27%) Cacti
5 7 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (1.27%) Puppet
6 4 (0.73%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.73%) Salt
7 3 (0.55%) SCCM
7 3 (0.55%) SCOM
7 3 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.55%) PureDisk
7 3 (0.55%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (0.36%) yum
8 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.18%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 417 (75.82%) Cisco
2 179 (32.55%) CheckPoint
3 129 (23.45%) VMware
4 81 (14.73%) Microsoft
5 58 (10.55%) HP
5 58 (10.55%) Citrix
6 47 (8.55%) Red Hat
7 40 (7.27%) Juniper
8 34 (6.18%) Motorola
9 33 (6.00%) SolarWinds
10 28 (5.09%) Oracle
11 23 (4.18%) F5
12 17 (3.09%) Symantec
13 15 (2.73%) Riverbed
14 13 (2.36%) Blue Coat
14 13 (2.36%) Brocade
14 13 (2.36%) IBM
15 12 (2.18%) NetApp
16 10 (1.82%) ScanSafe
17 9 (1.64%) Fortinet
Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000pa depending on level of experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package, On call
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago