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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 42 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 254 251 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.41% 4.95% 5.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.03% 28.98% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 207 188 148
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
769 866 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.38% 17.08% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 606 671 607
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +4 220 £45,000 +28.57% 20
Bradford -11 24 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Huddersfield +3 5 £32,500 +62.50%
Wakefield -3 5 £50,000 +100.00%
Halifax +18 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Pudsey +4 2 - -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 271 (56.46%) Cisco
2 197 (41.04%) CheckPoint
3 185 (38.54%) Cisco Certification
4 164 (34.17%) Windows
5 155 (32.29%) CCNP
6 140 (29.17%) Network Security
7 134 (27.92%) LAN
8 125 (26.04%) Active Directory
9 123 (25.63%) ITIL
10 120 (25.00%) CCNA
11 119 (24.79%) VMware
12 113 (23.54%) Linux
13 111 (23.13%) WAN
14 93 (19.38%) VMware Infrastructure
15 92 (19.17%) DNS
16 85 (17.71%) Microsoft
16 85 (17.71%) Load Balancing
17 82 (17.08%) Cisco ASA
18 80 (16.67%) UNIX
19 66 (13.75%) VPN
20 65 (13.54%) TCP/IP
21 64 (13.33%) SQL Server
22 63 (13.13%) Cisco Nexus
23 62 (12.92%) Project Management
24 58 (12.08%) ITIL Certification
25 57 (11.88%) F5
26 53 (11.04%) SAN
26 53 (11.04%) CCSA
27 50 (10.42%) Juniper
27 50 (10.42%) MPLS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 33 (6.88%) MS Exchange
2 27 (5.63%) IIS
3 16 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.50%) Apache
4 12 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (1.88%) Lync
7 8 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (1.25%) nginx
10 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.63%) JBoss
11 2 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.42%) Site Server
11 2 (0.42%) Confluence
11 2 (0.42%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.42%) Node.js
Applications
1 43 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.04%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.46%) Office 365
3 6 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.25%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 140 (29.17%) Network Security
2 134 (27.92%) LAN
3 111 (23.13%) WAN
4 92 (19.17%) DNS
5 82 (17.08%) Cisco ASA
6 66 (13.75%) VPN
7 65 (13.54%) TCP/IP
8 63 (13.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 53 (11.04%) SAN
10 50 (10.42%) MPLS
10 50 (10.42%) VoIP
11 42 (8.75%) SSL
12 33 (6.88%) DHCP
13 32 (6.67%) Wireless
14 27 (5.63%) IPsec
14 27 (5.63%) Cisco PIX
15 25 (5.21%) BGP
16 21 (4.38%) VLAN
17 19 (3.96%) OSPF
18 15 (3.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.58%) MySQL
3 19 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.25%) DTS
6 4 (0.83%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.42%) DB2
8 2 (0.42%) Informix
8 2 (0.42%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.42%) Redis
9 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.08%) JIRA
2 6 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.42%) Subversion
3 2 (0.42%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.21%) Metasploit
General
1 32 (6.67%) Finance
2 18 (3.75%) Games
3 14 (2.92%) Legal
4 8 (1.67%) Banking
4 8 (1.67%) Retail
5 7 (1.46%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.04%) Law
7 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.42%) Back Office
8 2 (0.42%) Electronics
8 2 (0.42%) Marketing
9 1 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 131 (27.29%) Network Engineer
2 105 (21.88%) Analyst
3 67 (13.96%) Senior Network Engineer
4 50 (10.42%) Security Analyst
5 46 (9.58%) Architect
6 33 (6.88%) Security Engineer
7 31 (6.46%) Network Architect
7 31 (6.46%) Network Analyst
8 30 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 29 (6.04%) Network Specialist
10 25 (5.21%) Technical Analyst
11 24 (5.00%) Network Security Analyst
12 22 (4.58%) Security Specialist
13 20 (4.17%) Administrator
13 20 (4.17%) Network Security Specialist
14 19 (3.96%) Consultant
15 17 (3.54%) Network Security Engineer
15 17 (3.54%) Infrastructure Architect
16 16 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
17 13 (2.71%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.17%) Middleware
2 18 (3.75%) RESTful
3 16 (3.33%) Web Services
4 12 (2.50%) LAMP
5 7 (1.46%) Application Packaging
5 7 (1.46%) WebCenter
6 5 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.42%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.42%) XML
7 2 (0.42%) J2EE
7 2 (0.42%) COM
7 2 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.00%) Replication
3 16 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (3.13%) Clustering
5 14 (2.92%) Open Source
6 13 (2.71%) Public Cloud
6 13 (2.71%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.71%) Cryptography
7 6 (1.25%) Statistics
7 6 (1.25%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.83%) CMDB
8 4 (0.83%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.42%) DTV
9 2 (0.42%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.42%) IVR
9 2 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.42%) IBM XIV
9 2 (0.42%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.21%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 164 (34.17%) Windows
2 113 (23.54%) Linux
3 80 (16.67%) UNIX
4 43 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (7.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (2.92%) CentOS
9 10 (2.08%) Mac OS
10 9 (1.88%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.67%) Windows 8
12 7 (1.46%) Debian
12 7 (1.46%) HPUX
13 6 (1.25%) AIX
13 6 (1.25%) SUSE
14 5 (1.04%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.83%) Solaris
16 3 (0.63%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.63%) Android
17 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (25.63%) ITIL
2 85 (17.71%) Load Balancing
3 62 (12.92%) Project Management
4 45 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 43 (8.96%) Information Security
5 43 (8.96%) Mentoring
6 39 (8.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 37 (7.71%) Business Continuity
8 34 (7.08%) Performance Tuning
9 32 (6.67%) Incident Management
10 31 (6.46%) SIEM
11 30 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
12 27 (5.63%) Network Design
13 25 (5.21%) Migration
13 25 (5.21%) Performance Monitoring
14 24 (5.00%) Network Architecture
14 24 (5.00%) Change Management
15 21 (4.38%) Security Testing
16 20 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
17 19 (3.96%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 29 (6.04%) SQL
2 27 (5.63%) Shell Script
3 15 (3.13%) PHP
4 11 (2.29%) T-SQL
5 10 (2.08%) C
6 9 (1.88%) Java
7 5 (1.04%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.83%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.83%) Perl
9 2 (0.42%) Python
10 1 (0.21%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 185 (38.54%) Cisco Certification
2 155 (32.29%) CCNP
3 120 (25.00%) CCNA
4 58 (12.08%) ITIL Certification
5 53 (11.04%) CCSA
6 45 (9.38%) CCSE
7 41 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (6.67%) MCSE
9 29 (6.04%) CCSP
10 26 (5.42%) MCSA
11 21 (4.38%) CISSP
12 19 (3.96%) CCIE
13 15 (3.13%) Degree
14 13 (2.71%) CCDP
15 10 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (1.88%) MCITP
16 9 (1.88%) CCDA
17 7 (1.46%) CHFI
17 7 (1.46%) GIAC
18 6 (1.25%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.88%) PCI DSS
2 28 (5.83%) SLA
3 23 (4.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (2.71%) QA
System Software
1 125 (26.04%) Active Directory
2 93 (19.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (7.92%) VMware ESX
4 27 (5.63%) vSphere
5 25 (5.21%) Terminal Services
6 19 (3.96%) Hyper-V
7 12 (2.50%) ProxySG
8 6 (1.25%) Terminal Server
9 5 (1.04%) XenApp
10 4 (0.83%) XenServer
10 4 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.42%) vCloud
11 2 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.42%) Firmware
11 2 (0.42%) Snort
11 2 (0.42%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.21%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 18 (3.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (3.54%) Puppet
3 11 (2.29%) Cobbler
4 8 (1.67%) Nagios
4 8 (1.67%) Salt
5 6 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.25%) SolarWinds Orion
6 5 (1.04%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.83%) SCCM
7 4 (0.83%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.83%) Cacti
8 3 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.42%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (0.42%) DameWare
9 2 (0.42%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.42%) Opsview
9 2 (0.42%) Graphite
9 2 (0.42%) yum
10 1 (0.21%) vMotion
10 1 (0.21%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 271 (56.46%) Cisco
2 197 (41.04%) CheckPoint
3 119 (24.79%) VMware
4 85 (17.71%) Microsoft
5 57 (11.88%) F5
6 50 (10.42%) Juniper
7 42 (8.75%) HP
8 37 (7.71%) Red Hat
9 34 (7.08%) Blue Coat
10 30 (6.25%) Citrix
11 18 (3.75%) Dell
11 18 (3.75%) Symantec
11 18 (3.75%) Riverbed
12 14 (2.92%) Sourcefire
12 14 (2.92%) NetApp
13 12 (2.50%) Oracle
13 12 (2.50%) Fortinet
14 11 (2.29%) McAfee
14 11 (2.29%) ArcSight
14 11 (2.29%) ScanSafe
Leeds, Yorkshire
Harvey Nash
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Bonus / Commission, Health, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, Leeds
Solo Search
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum + Car Allowance and much more
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive, bonus + more
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
DHL
Salary: company car/car allowance/pension/private medical/personal accident co
Posted: 19 days ago