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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 32 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 332 166 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.50% 4.48% 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.12% 25.23% 27.64%
Number of salaries quoted 248 140 179
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £23,600 £24,825
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
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
1140 658 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.34% 17.77% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 807 505 577
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 September 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 September 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 +21 275 £40,000 - 13
Bradford -8 23 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Wakefield -10 7 £20,000 -32.20% 1
Cleckheaton -2 6 £24,000 +33.33%
Halifax - 4 £55,000 -
Pudsey - 3 - -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 427 (70.93%) Cisco
2 360 (59.80%) Cisco Certification
3 253 (42.03%) CCNP
4 209 (34.72%) CCNA
5 198 (32.89%) Cisco ASA
6 192 (31.89%) WAN
7 191 (31.73%) Windows
8 190 (31.56%) LAN
9 175 (29.07%) Network Security
10 159 (26.41%) CheckPoint
11 144 (23.92%) MPLS
12 141 (23.42%) VMware
13 130 (21.59%) Load Balancing
14 128 (21.26%) BGP
15 118 (19.60%) DNS
16 114 (18.94%) Linux
17 112 (18.60%) VoIP
18 111 (18.44%) E-Commerce
19 106 (17.61%) TCP/IP
20 103 (17.11%) Active Directory
20 103 (17.11%) SAN
21 96 (15.95%) Microsoft
22 91 (15.12%) Cisco Nexus
23 85 (14.12%) VPN
24 84 (13.95%) EIGRP
25 77 (12.79%) Red Hat
25 77 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
26 76 (12.62%) ITIL
27 74 (12.29%) Citrix
28 71 (11.79%) Shell Script

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 58 (9.63%) MS Exchange
2 47 (7.81%) Apache
3 28 (4.65%) Lync
4 27 (4.49%) SharePoint
5 24 (3.99%) Tomcat
6 23 (3.82%) IIS
7 18 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (1.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.83%) CMS
12 5 (0.83%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.66%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.33%) Site Server
15 2 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 49 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.33%) SaaS
2 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.50%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.50%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.33%) Office 365
6 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 198 (32.89%) Cisco ASA
2 192 (31.89%) WAN
3 190 (31.56%) LAN
4 175 (29.07%) Network Security
5 144 (23.92%) MPLS
6 128 (21.26%) BGP
7 118 (19.60%) DNS
8 112 (18.60%) VoIP
9 106 (17.61%) TCP/IP
10 103 (17.11%) SAN
11 91 (15.12%) Cisco Nexus
12 85 (14.12%) VPN
13 84 (13.95%) EIGRP
14 67 (11.13%) OSPF
14 67 (11.13%) Internet
15 56 (9.30%) WLAN
15 56 (9.30%) DMVPN
16 51 (8.47%) FWSM
17 47 (7.81%) Cisco IOS
18 38 (6.31%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.16%) MySQL
3 16 (2.66%) Oracle ODI
4 11 (1.83%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (1.50%) Redis
7 8 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.16%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.16%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.16%) Informix
9 1 (0.17%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (1.66%) Subversion
2 7 (1.16%) JIRA
2 7 (1.16%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.16%) Hudson
2 7 (1.16%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.17%) MSI
4 1 (0.17%) InstallShield
General
1 53 (8.80%) Finance
2 24 (3.99%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.16%) Banking
4 9 (1.50%) Advertising
4 9 (1.50%) Games
5 7 (1.16%) Law
6 4 (0.66%) Retail
7 3 (0.50%) Legal
8 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 282 (46.84%) Network Engineer
2 115 (19.10%) Analyst
3 74 (12.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 45 (7.48%) Support Analyst
5 44 (7.31%) Support Engineer
6 43 (7.14%) Network Support
7 42 (6.98%) Network Analyst
8 34 (5.65%) Security Analyst
9 31 (5.15%) Administrator
9 31 (5.15%) Senior Analyst
10 29 (4.82%) Consultant
11 26 (4.32%) Infrastructure Manager
12 25 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 25 (4.15%) Technical Analyst
12 25 (4.15%) Senior Support Analyst
13 24 (3.99%) 3rd Line Support
14 23 (3.82%) Security Engineer
15 20 (3.32%) Network Support Engineer
16 19 (3.16%) 2nd Line Support
16 19 (3.16%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.32%) Middleware
2 16 (2.66%) WebCenter
3 11 (1.83%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (1.33%) .NET
5 7 (1.16%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (1.00%) Web Services
7 5 (0.83%) LAMP
8 3 (0.50%) XML
8 3 (0.50%) WSDL
8 3 (0.50%) SOAP
9 1 (0.17%) COM
9 1 (0.17%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.17%) CGI
9 1 (0.17%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.17%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (2.99%) HP StorageWorks
2 18 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 17 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 16 (2.66%) IBM XIV
5 15 (2.49%) iPhone
6 13 (2.16%) iPad
7 12 (1.99%) PKI
7 12 (1.99%) Clustering
8 11 (1.83%) EqualLogic
9 10 (1.66%) Replication
9 10 (1.66%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.50%) User Experience
10 9 (1.50%) CMDB
10 9 (1.50%) Social Media
11 8 (1.33%) SecurID
12 7 (1.16%) Firmware
12 7 (1.16%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.66%) IVR
14 3 (0.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 191 (31.73%) Windows
2 114 (18.94%) Linux
3 64 (10.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 63 (10.47%) UNIX
5 62 (10.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (6.48%) HPUX
7 32 (5.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (2.33%) Windows XP
10 12 (1.99%) CentOS
11 10 (1.66%) Solaris
12 8 (1.33%) Windows 7
13 7 (1.16%) Windows 8
14 6 (1.00%) SUSE
14 6 (1.00%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.83%) Debian
16 4 (0.66%) Android
17 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (21.59%) Load Balancing
2 111 (18.44%) E-Commerce
3 76 (12.62%) ITIL
4 71 (11.79%) Incident Management
5 65 (10.80%) Capacity Planning
6 60 (9.97%) Performance Tuning
7 58 (9.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 57 (9.47%) Business Continuity
9 53 (8.80%) Change Management
10 48 (7.97%) Performance Monitoring
11 44 (7.31%) Project Management
12 35 (5.81%) Information Security
13 23 (3.82%) Problem Management
14 22 (3.65%) Service Management
15 21 (3.49%) Network Design
16 20 (3.32%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (2.99%) Network Architecture
18 17 (2.82%) Mentoring
19 16 (2.66%) DevOps
19 16 (2.66%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 71 (11.79%) Shell Script
2 54 (8.97%) Lisp
3 37 (6.15%) PHP
4 35 (5.81%) Perl
5 31 (5.15%) Java
6 24 (3.99%) SQL
7 19 (3.16%) Bash Shell
8 5 (0.83%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.66%) C
9 4 (0.66%) C++
10 3 (0.50%) Python
10 3 (0.50%) R
10 3 (0.50%) Ruby
11 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 360 (59.80%) Cisco Certification
2 253 (42.03%) CCNP
3 209 (34.72%) CCNA
4 65 (10.80%) CCSP
5 50 (8.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 46 (7.64%) MCSE
7 40 (6.64%) CCSA
8 37 (6.15%) CCIE
9 31 (5.15%) CCSE
10 27 (4.49%) MCSA
11 25 (4.15%) CISSP
12 19 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (1.99%) MCITP
15 11 (1.83%) Check Point Certification
16 9 (1.50%) CCDE
16 9 (1.50%) Security Cleared
17 8 (1.33%) SC Cleared
18 7 (1.16%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
19 6 (1.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.32%) SLA
2 29 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (3.82%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.50%) QA
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 103 (17.11%) Active Directory
2 77 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (7.48%) vSphere
4 29 (4.82%) VMware ESX
5 19 (3.16%) Hyper-V
6 18 (2.99%) XenServer
7 12 (1.99%) Terminal Services
8 10 (1.66%) XenApp
9 9 (1.50%) Squid
10 7 (1.16%) ProxySG
10 7 (1.16%) XenDesktop
10 7 (1.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 6 (1.00%) MetaFrame
11 6 (1.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.66%) UAG
Systems Management
1 58 (9.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (3.65%) Nagios
3 20 (3.32%) Opsview
4 12 (1.99%) SCCM
4 12 (1.99%) Puppet
5 9 (1.50%) Foglight
6 7 (1.16%) NetBackup
6 7 (1.16%) Cacti
6 7 (1.16%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (0.83%) ZABBIX
7 5 (0.83%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.50%) Nessus
9 3 (0.50%) PureDisk
9 3 (0.50%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.33%) SCOM
11 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.17%) MAILsweeper
11 1 (0.17%) WSUS
11 1 (0.17%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 427 (70.93%) Cisco
2 159 (26.41%) CheckPoint
3 141 (23.42%) VMware
4 96 (15.95%) Microsoft
5 77 (12.79%) Red Hat
6 74 (12.29%) Citrix
7 58 (9.63%) Oracle
8 57 (9.47%) HP
9 54 (8.97%) Motorola
10 51 (8.47%) Juniper
11 31 (5.15%) SolarWinds
12 24 (3.99%) F5
13 16 (2.66%) Hyperion
13 16 (2.66%) IBM
14 15 (2.49%) NetApp
15 14 (2.33%) Symantec
16 13 (2.16%) 3PAR
17 11 (1.83%) Blue Coat
17 11 (1.83%) Brocade
17 11 (1.83%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum + Training and Certifications
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Stephenson Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago