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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 38 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 249 264 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.81% 5.48% 4.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.31% 33.25% 28.59%
Number of salaries quoted 207 215 182
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +8.97%
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
650 794 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.16% 16.48% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 533 629 656
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 -5 190 £42,500 -5.55% 28
Bradford +20 47 £38,500 +18.46% 2
Halifax +5 11 £37,750 -11.17%
Wakefield -2 4 £41,250 +6.45% 1
Wetherby - 1 £29,000 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 261 (55.77%) Cisco
2 167 (35.68%) Linux
3 163 (34.83%) Cisco Certification
4 140 (29.91%) Windows
5 132 (28.21%) CCNP
6 126 (26.92%) CCNA
7 116 (24.79%) DNS
8 114 (24.36%) VPN
9 107 (22.86%) LAN
10 104 (22.22%) ITIL
10 104 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 98 (20.94%) TCP/IP
12 92 (19.66%) WAN
13 90 (19.23%) CheckPoint
14 87 (18.59%) VMware
15 84 (17.95%) SQL
15 84 (17.95%) Network Security
16 82 (17.52%) Cisco ASA
17 79 (16.88%) Load Balancing
18 78 (16.67%) Oracle
19 77 (16.45%) Red Hat
19 77 (16.45%) Windows Server
20 72 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
21 67 (14.32%) SQL Server
22 66 (14.10%) Puppet
23 65 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 64 (13.68%) Bash Shell
24 64 (13.68%) SAN
24 64 (13.68%) Opscode Chef
25 62 (13.25%) BGP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 28 (5.98%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.34%) JBoss
3 24 (5.13%) IIS
4 23 (4.91%) CloudStack
4 23 (4.91%) OpenStack
4 23 (4.91%) WebLogic
4 23 (4.91%) WebSphere
5 17 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.14%) Apache
8 9 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.28%) CMS
10 6 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (1.07%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.21%) Node.js
13 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) SystmOne
2 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.78%) Office 365
4 6 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (0.85%) PaaS
6 3 (0.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (24.79%) DNS
2 114 (24.36%) VPN
3 107 (22.86%) LAN
4 98 (20.94%) TCP/IP
5 92 (19.66%) WAN
6 84 (17.95%) Network Security
7 82 (17.52%) Cisco ASA
8 64 (13.68%) SAN
9 62 (13.25%) BGP
10 50 (10.68%) SSL
10 50 (10.68%) Wireless
11 46 (9.83%) VoIP
12 44 (9.40%) VLAN
13 43 (9.19%) MPLS
14 42 (8.97%) IPsec
15 39 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
15 39 (8.33%) OSPF
16 29 (6.20%) Internet
17 26 (5.56%) DHCP
18 21 (4.49%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (14.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.21%) Hadoop
3 14 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.56%) Big Data
4 12 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (2.35%) MySQL
6 9 (1.92%) DTS
7 6 (1.28%) Apache Hive
7 6 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.85%) Informix
8 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.64%) Couchbase
9 3 (0.64%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (6.20%) Git (software)
2 23 (4.91%) Jenkins
3 17 (3.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (1.07%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.64%) Subversion
6 3 (0.64%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (9.40%) Finance
2 14 (2.99%) Games
3 12 (2.56%) Retail
4 8 (1.71%) Banking
4 8 (1.71%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.50%) Back Office
6 6 (1.28%) Legal
7 4 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.85%) Law
8 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 172 (36.75%) Network Engineer
2 84 (17.95%) Cisco Engineer
3 78 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 70 (14.96%) Analyst
5 58 (12.39%) Security Engineer
6 52 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
7 49 (10.47%) Senior Network Engineer
8 45 (9.62%) DevOps Engineer
9 42 (8.97%) Security Analyst
10 41 (8.76%) Administrator
11 38 (8.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 32 (6.84%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 28 (5.98%) Systems Administrator
13 28 (5.98%) Systems Engineer
14 23 (4.91%) Firewall Engineer
15 22 (4.70%) Linux Engineer
15 22 (4.70%) Network Analyst
16 21 (4.49%) Linux Administrator
16 21 (4.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 19 (4.06%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.49%) .NET
2 7 (1.50%) Web Services
3 6 (1.28%) Apache Flex
4 5 (1.07%) Regular Expression
4 5 (1.07%) XML
5 4 (0.85%) 802.1X
5 4 (0.85%) LAMP
5 4 (0.85%) SOAP
6 3 (0.64%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (0.64%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.21%) CSS
7 1 (0.21%) HTML
7 1 (0.21%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.75%) Data Centre
2 31 (6.62%) Security Operations Centre
3 23 (4.91%) Cyberthreat
4 16 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.42%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.42%) Replication
5 14 (2.99%) Cybercrime
6 11 (2.35%) iPad
7 8 (1.71%) Online Banking
8 6 (1.28%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.07%) IBM XIV
10 4 (0.85%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.85%) Cyber Attack
10 4 (0.85%) HP Storage
10 4 (0.85%) Online Games
10 4 (0.85%) Xbox
11 3 (0.64%) CLARiiON
11 3 (0.64%) PMI
12 2 (0.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 167 (35.68%) Linux
2 140 (29.91%) Windows
3 77 (16.45%) Windows Server
4 65 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 57 (12.18%) Unix
6 39 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (5.77%) Windows 7
10 22 (4.70%) HPUX
11 18 (3.85%) Windows XP
12 11 (2.35%) Debian
13 8 (1.71%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.28%) Solaris
15 5 (1.07%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.85%) Android
16 4 (0.85%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.85%) Windows 10
17 2 (0.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (22.22%) ITIL
2 79 (16.88%) Load Balancing
3 59 (12.61%) DevOps
4 49 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (9.83%) Performance Tuning
6 45 (9.62%) Configuration Management
7 41 (8.76%) Business Continuity
7 41 (8.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 38 (8.12%) Cybersecurity
9 37 (7.91%) SIEM
10 35 (7.48%) Security Operations
10 35 (7.48%) Service Management
11 31 (6.62%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (6.41%) Information Security
13 28 (5.98%) High Availability
14 27 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
15 25 (5.34%) Incident Management
16 23 (4.91%) E-Commerce
16 23 (4.91%) OWASP
17 21 (4.49%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 84 (17.95%) SQL
2 64 (13.68%) Bash Shell
3 58 (12.39%) Python
4 47 (10.04%) Shell Script
5 42 (8.97%) Ruby
6 38 (8.12%) Java
7 23 (4.91%) PHP
8 21 (4.49%) PowerShell
9 19 (4.06%) Perl
10 4 (0.85%) C
10 4 (0.85%) C++
11 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.21%) Go
12 1 (0.21%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.21%) VB
12 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 163 (34.83%) Cisco Certification
2 132 (28.21%) CCNP
3 126 (26.92%) CCNA
4 44 (9.40%) CCIE
5 28 (5.98%) CCDA
6 26 (5.56%) CCSA
6 26 (5.56%) CCSE
7 25 (5.34%) CISSP
7 25 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (4.91%) CCSP
9 18 (3.85%) CCDP
10 14 (2.99%) Degree
11 11 (2.35%) RHCE
11 11 (2.35%) Security Cleared
12 10 (2.14%) SANS
12 10 (2.14%) SC Cleared
13 9 (1.92%) MCSA
14 8 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (1.50%) CCDE
15 7 (1.50%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.49%) SLA
2 13 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.71%) COBIT
5 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.43%) QA
7 1 (0.21%) ISO27002
System Software
1 72 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 39 (8.33%) vSphere
4 35 (7.48%) Xen
5 33 (7.05%) Hyper-V
6 26 (5.56%) XenServer
7 12 (2.56%) KVM
8 11 (2.35%) Docker
8 11 (2.35%) Terminal Server
9 7 (1.50%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.28%) Firmware
10 6 (1.28%) VMware ESX
11 5 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.85%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.43%) XenApp
14 1 (0.21%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 66 (14.10%) Puppet
2 64 (13.68%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (7.26%) Salt
4 31 (6.62%) Ansible
5 24 (5.13%) Cobbler
5 24 (5.13%) Tivoli
6 21 (4.49%) CFEngine
7 18 (3.85%) Nagios
8 10 (2.14%) SCCM
9 9 (1.92%) Munin
9 9 (1.92%) OpenNMS
9 9 (1.92%) Zenoss
10 8 (1.71%) XenMobile
11 7 (1.50%) Cacti
11 7 (1.50%) SCOM
12 6 (1.28%) ArcSight ESM
12 6 (1.28%) Backup Exec
12 6 (1.28%) CA Single Sign-On
12 6 (1.28%) SolarWinds Orion
13 5 (1.07%) Opsview
Vendors
1 261 (55.77%) Cisco
2 104 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 90 (19.23%) CheckPoint
4 87 (18.59%) VMware
5 78 (16.67%) Oracle
6 77 (16.45%) Red Hat
7 60 (12.82%) Juniper
8 43 (9.19%) HP
9 40 (8.55%) F5
10 32 (6.84%) Citrix
11 23 (4.91%) 3PAR
12 21 (4.49%) EnterpriseDB
13 20 (4.27%) Avaya
13 20 (4.27%) Brocade
14 17 (3.63%) Palo Alto
14 17 (3.63%) Veritas
15 13 (2.78%) ArcSight
15 13 (2.78%) Symantec
16 12 (2.56%) SolarWinds
17 11 (2.35%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Car, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 Per Annum bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, Yorkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KnownFour
Salary: Healthcare, pension, generous annual leave
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London, Kent, West Yorkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London, Kent, West Yorkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP - The Phoenix Partnership SystmOne
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago