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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 46 33 53
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 242 328 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.18% 6.76% 4.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.01% 30.86% 25.72%
Number of salaries quoted 192 244 129
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £26,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,550
% change year-on-year
- +3.76%
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
756 1063 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.18% 21.89% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 609 767 473
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -11 202 £42,000 +5.00% 22
Halifax +15 16 £44,125 -19.77% 1
Bradford -16 16 £38,000 +4.82% 1
Huddersfield - 9 £30,500 -
Wakefield +10 4 £18,000 -10.00% 1
Pudsey -2 1 £60,000 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 281 (58.54%) Cisco
2 232 (48.33%) Cisco Certification
3 177 (36.88%) CCNP
3 177 (36.88%) CCNA
4 173 (36.04%) CheckPoint
5 152 (31.67%) Windows
6 143 (29.79%) LAN
7 130 (27.08%) WAN
8 124 (25.83%) ITIL
9 120 (25.00%) VMware
10 116 (24.17%) Network Security
11 113 (23.54%) Data Centre
12 106 (22.08%) Linux
13 97 (20.21%) Cisco ASA
14 94 (19.58%) VMware Infrastructure
15 85 (17.71%) Microsoft
16 79 (16.46%) Active Directory
17 76 (15.83%) CCSA
18 73 (15.21%) VPN
19 70 (14.58%) UNIX
19 70 (14.58%) CCSE
20 68 (14.17%) SAN
21 65 (13.54%) DNS
22 62 (12.92%) Cisco Nexus
23 61 (12.71%) Load Balancing
24 57 (11.88%) Project Management
24 57 (11.88%) Wireless
25 54 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
26 53 (11.04%) F5
27 51 (10.63%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (5.63%) MS Exchange
2 21 (4.38%) IIS
3 16 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (2.50%) OpenStack
5 11 (2.29%) Lync
5 11 (2.29%) Apache
5 11 (2.29%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.88%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.46%) CMS
8 6 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.42%) Confluence
11 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 43 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.46%) Office 365
2 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.21%) SaaS
3 1 (0.21%) PaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 143 (29.79%) LAN
2 130 (27.08%) WAN
3 116 (24.17%) Network Security
4 97 (20.21%) Cisco ASA
5 73 (15.21%) VPN
6 68 (14.17%) SAN
7 65 (13.54%) DNS
8 62 (12.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 57 (11.88%) Wireless
10 50 (10.42%) TCP/IP
11 46 (9.58%) VoIP
12 32 (6.67%) DHCP
13 31 (6.46%) MPLS
14 29 (6.04%) Internet
14 29 (6.04%) Cisco PIX
15 26 (5.42%) SSL
16 23 (4.79%) NAS
17 21 (4.38%) BGP
18 17 (3.54%) IPsec
19 13 (2.71%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.17%) MySQL
3 9 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.04%) Informix
5 4 (0.83%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.83%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.42%) OLAP
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.21%) OLTP
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (1.67%) Metasploit
2 7 (1.46%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.46%) Jenkins
2 7 (1.46%) JIRA
3 6 (1.25%) Subversion
4 4 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.83%) Hudson
5 2 (0.42%) AnthillPro
General
1 42 (8.75%) Finance
2 21 (4.38%) Banking
3 16 (3.33%) Retail
4 10 (2.08%) Games
4 10 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.88%) Back Office
6 7 (1.46%) Legal
7 5 (1.04%) Law
8 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.42%) Electronics
8 2 (0.42%) Marketing
9 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 172 (35.83%) Network Engineer
2 85 (17.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 76 (15.83%) Analyst
4 45 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 40 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 40 (8.33%) Architect
6 34 (7.08%) Network Specialist
7 33 (6.88%) Security Specialist
8 27 (5.63%) Network Security Specialist
9 24 (5.00%) Security Engineer
10 21 (4.38%) Administrator
11 20 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
12 19 (3.96%) Technical Analyst
12 19 (3.96%) Network Architect
13 17 (3.54%) IT Security Analyst
14 16 (3.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
14 16 (3.33%) Technical Architect
15 13 (2.71%) Systems Administrator
15 13 (2.71%) Linux Administrator
15 13 (2.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.17%) Middleware
2 11 (2.29%) RESTful
3 6 (1.25%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (1.25%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (1.25%) CSS
4 4 (0.83%) LAMP
4 4 (0.83%) Web Services
5 2 (0.42%) XML
5 2 (0.42%) XMPP
5 2 (0.42%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.21%) Java EE
6 1 (0.21%) JSON
6 1 (0.21%) REST
6 1 (0.21%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.21%) XSD
6 1 (0.21%) WSDL
6 1 (0.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 113 (23.54%) Data Centre
2 54 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (4.38%) Online Banking
4 11 (2.29%) Cryptography
5 10 (2.08%) PMI
5 10 (2.08%) Replication
5 10 (2.08%) CMDB
6 9 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 8 (1.67%) Public Cloud
7 8 (1.67%) Clustering
7 8 (1.67%) CESG
8 7 (1.46%) IBM XIV
9 6 (1.25%) Handset
9 6 (1.25%) IVR
10 5 (1.04%) Statistics
10 5 (1.04%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 152 (31.67%) Windows
2 106 (22.08%) Linux
3 70 (14.58%) UNIX
4 42 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (5.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (3.33%) AIX
8 15 (3.13%) Solaris
8 15 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (2.50%) HPUX
10 6 (1.25%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.04%) Debian
12 4 (0.83%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.83%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.63%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.42%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.42%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.21%) VMS
15 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (25.83%) ITIL
2 61 (12.71%) Load Balancing
3 57 (11.88%) Project Management
4 43 (8.96%) E-Commerce
4 43 (8.96%) Incident Management
5 38 (7.92%) Mentoring
6 36 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
7 35 (7.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 32 (6.67%) Business Continuity
8 32 (6.67%) DevOps
9 27 (5.63%) Information Security
10 25 (5.21%) Kalman Filter
11 24 (5.00%) SIEM
11 24 (5.00%) Security Testing
12 22 (4.58%) Change Management
13 20 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
14 19 (3.96%) Network Design
14 19 (3.96%) Migration
15 18 (3.75%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (4.79%) SQL
2 8 (1.67%) Shell Script
2 8 (1.67%) PHP
3 6 (1.25%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.04%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.83%) Perl
5 4 (0.83%) T-SQL
5 4 (0.83%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.63%) C
7 2 (0.42%) Python
7 2 (0.42%) Ruby
8 1 (0.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 232 (48.33%) Cisco Certification
2 177 (36.88%) CCNP
2 177 (36.88%) CCNA
3 76 (15.83%) CCSA
4 70 (14.58%) CCSE
5 51 (10.63%) ITIL Certification
6 41 (8.54%) CCSP
7 30 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (5.21%) CISSP
8 25 (5.21%) Degree
9 21 (4.38%) CCDP
10 19 (3.96%) CCIE
11 16 (3.33%) MCSE
12 15 (3.13%) CCDA
13 14 (2.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (2.29%) CCVP
14 11 (2.29%) MCSA
15 10 (2.08%) GIAC
15 10 (2.08%) PMI Certification
15 10 (2.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.29%) PCI DSS
2 26 (5.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.33%) SLA
4 5 (1.04%) QA
5 4 (0.83%) COBIT
System Software
1 94 (19.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (16.46%) Active Directory
3 38 (7.92%) vSphere
4 28 (5.83%) VMware ESX
5 16 (3.33%) XenServer
6 14 (2.92%) Hyper-V
7 13 (2.71%) Xen
7 13 (2.71%) KVM
8 12 (2.50%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.83%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.63%) XenApp
10 3 (0.63%) Firmware
10 3 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.42%) vCloud
11 2 (0.42%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.21%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 24 (5.00%) Puppet
2 16 (3.33%) Cobbler
3 12 (2.50%) NetBackup
4 10 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
5 9 (1.88%) SolarWinds Orion
6 8 (1.67%) CORE IMPACT
6 8 (1.67%) Cisco UCCX
6 8 (1.67%) Nessus
6 8 (1.67%) Nmap
7 6 (1.25%) SCCM
7 6 (1.25%) Cacti
8 5 (1.04%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.83%) Nagios
9 4 (0.83%) Opsview
9 4 (0.83%) Graphite
10 3 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.42%) ARCserve
11 2 (0.42%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 281 (58.54%) Cisco
2 173 (36.04%) CheckPoint
3 120 (25.00%) VMware
4 85 (17.71%) Microsoft
5 53 (11.04%) F5
6 40 (8.33%) HP
7 34 (7.08%) Red Hat
8 27 (5.63%) Citrix
9 25 (5.21%) Juniper
10 22 (4.58%) NetApp
11 18 (3.75%) Blue Coat
12 17 (3.54%) Fortinet
12 17 (3.54%) Oracle
13 15 (3.13%) Avaya
14 12 (2.50%) Riverbed
15 10 (2.08%) SolarWinds
15 10 (2.08%) Veritas
16 9 (1.88%) Dell
16 9 (1.88%) EMC
17 8 (1.67%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £100 - £140 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago