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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 47 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 241 250 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.47% 5.04% 4.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.20% 28.41% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 207 195 134
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
726 880 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.48% 17.74% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 598 697 562
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 29 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 29 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 +4 210 £45,000 +28.57% 14
Bradford -14 26 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Wakefield +5 6 £27,000 -10.00%
Huddersfield +2 6 £32,500 +62.50% 1
Halifax +16 4 £40,000 +26.98%
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 281 (58.30%) Cisco
2 208 (43.15%) CheckPoint
3 199 (41.29%) Cisco Certification
4 163 (33.82%) CCNP
5 161 (33.40%) Windows
6 138 (28.63%) LAN
6 138 (28.63%) Network Security
7 135 (28.01%) Data Centre
8 133 (27.59%) ITIL
9 129 (26.76%) CCNA
10 120 (24.90%) VMware
11 118 (24.48%) Active Directory
11 118 (24.48%) Linux
12 108 (22.41%) WAN
13 97 (20.12%) VMware Infrastructure
14 94 (19.50%) Cisco ASA
15 88 (18.26%) DNS
16 84 (17.43%) Load Balancing
17 81 (16.80%) Microsoft
18 74 (15.35%) UNIX
19 70 (14.52%) VPN
20 64 (13.28%) F5
21 63 (13.07%) Cisco Nexus
22 62 (12.86%) TCP/IP
23 59 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
23 59 (12.24%) CCSA
24 56 (11.62%) Juniper
24 56 (11.62%) Project Management
25 54 (11.20%) CCSE
26 52 (10.79%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 36 (7.47%) MS Exchange
2 23 (4.77%) IIS
3 15 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (2.28%) Lync
5 10 (2.07%) Apache
5 10 (2.07%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.07%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.24%) nginx
9 5 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.62%) JBoss
12 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.41%) Confluence
12 2 (0.41%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.41%) Site Server
12 2 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.21%) CMS
Applications
1 45 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.66%) Office 365
3 6 (1.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.24%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 138 (28.63%) LAN
1 138 (28.63%) Network Security
2 108 (22.41%) WAN
3 94 (19.50%) Cisco ASA
4 88 (18.26%) DNS
5 70 (14.52%) VPN
6 63 (13.07%) Cisco Nexus
7 62 (12.86%) TCP/IP
8 51 (10.58%) VoIP
9 49 (10.17%) SAN
10 47 (9.75%) MPLS
11 36 (7.47%) SSL
12 35 (7.26%) Wireless
12 35 (7.26%) DHCP
13 28 (5.81%) BGP
14 26 (5.39%) Cisco PIX
15 25 (5.19%) IPsec
16 19 (3.94%) VLAN
17 18 (3.73%) OSPF
18 15 (3.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (10.79%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.94%) MySQL
3 16 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.41%) DB2
6 2 (0.41%) DTS
7 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (1.66%) JIRA
2 6 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.21%) Metasploit
General
1 29 (6.02%) Finance
2 15 (3.11%) Games
3 14 (2.90%) Legal
4 9 (1.87%) Banking
4 9 (1.87%) Retail
5 8 (1.66%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.04%) Law
7 3 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.41%) Marketing
8 2 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 146 (30.29%) Network Engineer
2 95 (19.71%) Analyst
3 76 (15.77%) Senior Network Engineer
4 48 (9.96%) Architect
5 46 (9.54%) Security Analyst
6 35 (7.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 33 (6.85%) Security Engineer
8 32 (6.64%) Network Architect
9 31 (6.43%) Network Specialist
10 28 (5.81%) Network Analyst
11 26 (5.39%) Security Specialist
12 24 (4.98%) Network Security Specialist
13 21 (4.36%) Network Security Analyst
14 20 (4.15%) Administrator
15 19 (3.94%) Consultant
15 19 (3.94%) Technical Analyst
16 18 (3.73%) Infrastructure Architect
17 16 (3.32%) Network Security Engineer
17 16 (3.32%) Infrastructure Manager
18 13 (2.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.94%) Middleware
2 18 (3.73%) RESTful
3 15 (3.11%) Web Services
4 11 (2.28%) LAMP
5 6 (1.24%) WebCenter
6 5 (1.04%) Application Packaging
7 4 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.41%) XML
8 2 (0.41%) COM
8 2 (0.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 135 (28.01%) Data Centre
2 45 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.53%) Replication
3 17 (3.53%) Clustering
4 16 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (2.70%) Cryptography
5 13 (2.70%) Public Cloud
6 6 (1.24%) Online Banking
6 6 (1.24%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.04%) IVR
7 5 (1.04%) E-Learning
7 5 (1.04%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (0.83%) CMDB
8 4 (0.83%) Statistics
9 3 (0.62%) Handset
9 3 (0.62%) PMI
10 2 (0.41%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.41%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 161 (33.40%) Windows
2 118 (24.48%) Linux
3 74 (15.35%) UNIX
4 41 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (8.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (5.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.49%) CentOS
9 9 (1.87%) Mac OS
10 7 (1.45%) Debian
11 6 (1.24%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.24%) Windows XP
11 6 (1.24%) HPUX
11 6 (1.24%) SUSE
12 5 (1.04%) AIX
13 4 (0.83%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.62%) Android
15 2 (0.41%) Solaris
16 1 (0.21%) FreeBSD
16 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (27.59%) ITIL
2 84 (17.43%) Load Balancing
3 56 (11.62%) Project Management
4 43 (8.92%) E-Commerce
5 41 (8.51%) Mentoring
6 36 (7.47%) Information Security
6 36 (7.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 36 (7.47%) Capacity Planning
7 34 (7.05%) Business Continuity
8 32 (6.64%) Network Design
9 29 (6.02%) Incident Management
10 28 (5.81%) SIEM
11 25 (5.19%) Kalman Filter
12 24 (4.98%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (4.98%) Network Architecture
13 23 (4.77%) Migration
14 19 (3.94%) Change Management
14 19 (3.94%) Security Testing
14 19 (3.94%) Performance Monitoring
15 18 (3.73%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 25 (5.19%) SQL
2 19 (3.94%) Shell Script
3 13 (2.70%) PHP
4 8 (1.66%) Java
5 7 (1.45%) C
6 6 (1.24%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.04%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.41%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.41%) Python
8 2 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 199 (41.29%) Cisco Certification
2 163 (33.82%) CCNP
3 129 (26.76%) CCNA
4 59 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
4 59 (12.24%) CCSA
5 54 (11.20%) CCSE
6 44 (9.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (6.64%) MCSE
8 28 (5.81%) CCSP
9 24 (4.98%) MCSA
10 16 (3.32%) Degree
10 16 (3.32%) CISSP
10 16 (3.32%) CCDP
10 16 (3.32%) CCIE
11 10 (2.07%) MCITP
12 8 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (1.66%) CCDA
13 7 (1.45%) GIAC
13 7 (1.45%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.22%) PCI DSS
2 23 (4.77%) SLA
3 18 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (2.49%) QA
System Software
1 118 (24.48%) Active Directory
2 97 (20.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (7.26%) VMware ESX
4 25 (5.19%) vSphere
5 21 (4.36%) Terminal Services
6 18 (3.73%) Hyper-V
7 12 (2.49%) ProxySG
8 5 (1.04%) XenApp
8 5 (1.04%) XenServer
8 5 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.83%) Firmware
10 2 (0.41%) vCloud
10 2 (0.41%) Snort
10 2 (0.41%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.21%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.21%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (4.15%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (3.53%) Puppet
3 11 (2.28%) Cobbler
4 7 (1.45%) Backup Exec
5 6 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.24%) Salt
5 6 (1.24%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (1.24%) Nagios
6 4 (0.83%) SCCM
7 3 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.41%) yum
8 2 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.41%) Cacti
8 2 (0.41%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.41%) DameWare
9 1 (0.21%) Nmap
9 1 (0.21%) Nessus
9 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.21%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 281 (58.30%) Cisco
2 208 (43.15%) CheckPoint
3 120 (24.90%) VMware
4 81 (16.80%) Microsoft
5 64 (13.28%) F5
6 56 (11.62%) Juniper
7 41 (8.51%) HP
8 38 (7.88%) Red Hat
9 36 (7.47%) Blue Coat
10 28 (5.81%) Citrix
11 20 (4.15%) Symantec
12 19 (3.94%) Dell
13 18 (3.73%) Riverbed
14 17 (3.53%) NetApp
15 15 (3.11%) Fortinet
16 14 (2.90%) Sourcefire
17 12 (2.49%) McAfee
18 11 (2.28%) Sophos
18 11 (2.28%) ScanSafe
18 11 (2.28%) ArcSight
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £44000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Fruition IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Fruition IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City, Leeds
Solo Search
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago