The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 37 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 298 166 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.12% 4.69% 4.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.78% 26.14% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 230 120 137
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,905 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £45,000 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
909 635 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.65% 17.96% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 703 494 455
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Yorkshire

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 +13 250 £37,500 +7.14% 21
Bradford +1 26 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Halifax - 5 £55,000 - 1
Ossett - 4 - -
Cleckheaton +1 3 £24,000 +33.33%
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 335 (60.69%) Cisco
2 286 (51.81%) Cisco Certification
3 212 (38.41%) Windows
4 170 (30.80%) CCNA
5 158 (28.62%) CCNP
6 155 (28.08%) WAN
7 153 (27.72%) LAN
8 130 (23.55%) Microsoft
9 126 (22.83%) Load Balancing
10 121 (21.92%) DNS
11 120 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
12 117 (21.20%) TCP/IP
13 112 (20.29%) CheckPoint
14 111 (20.11%) Active Directory
14 111 (20.11%) Linux
15 109 (19.75%) VMware
16 108 (19.57%) Network Security
17 103 (18.66%) MPLS
18 101 (18.30%) VoIP
19 95 (17.21%) SAN
20 87 (15.76%) BGP
21 78 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
22 74 (13.41%) Red Hat
22 74 (13.41%) E-Commerce
23 73 (13.22%) SQL Server
24 72 (13.04%) ITIL
24 72 (13.04%) Citrix
25 71 (12.86%) UNIX
26 70 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
27 69 (12.50%) Shell Script

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 68 (12.32%) MS Exchange
2 39 (7.07%) Lync
3 34 (6.16%) SharePoint
4 33 (5.98%) Apache
5 29 (5.25%) IIS
6 26 (4.71%) Tomcat
7 22 (3.99%) CMS
8 20 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2010
8 20 (3.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 13 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (1.63%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.91%) GlassFish
14 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
16 1 (0.18%) WordPress
16 1 (0.18%) Node.js
16 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 43 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.99%) SaaS
2 13 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.72%) IaaS
5 3 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.54%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.54%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.54%) Office 365
6 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 155 (28.08%) WAN
2 153 (27.72%) LAN
3 121 (21.92%) DNS
4 120 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
5 117 (21.20%) TCP/IP
6 108 (19.57%) Network Security
7 103 (18.66%) MPLS
8 101 (18.30%) VoIP
9 95 (17.21%) SAN
10 87 (15.76%) BGP
11 68 (12.32%) VPN
12 65 (11.78%) Cisco Nexus
13 61 (11.05%) Internet
14 59 (10.69%) EIGRP
15 50 (9.06%) Cisco IOS
16 44 (7.97%) OSPF
17 43 (7.79%) DHCP
17 43 (7.79%) DMVPN
18 42 (7.61%) WLAN
19 31 (5.62%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (13.22%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.07%) Oracle ODI
3 20 (3.62%) Oracle BI EE
4 17 (3.08%) MySQL
5 12 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.45%) Redis
7 4 (0.72%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.72%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.72%) Informix
8 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.18%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.18%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (1.27%) InstallShield
2 7 (1.27%) Subversion
3 4 (0.72%) JIRA
3 4 (0.72%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.72%) Hudson
3 4 (0.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.18%) MSI
General
1 44 (7.97%) Finance
2 24 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.26%) Banking
4 11 (1.99%) Games
5 8 (1.45%) Legal
6 5 (0.91%) Advertising
7 3 (0.54%) Law
8 2 (0.36%) Retail
9 1 (0.18%) Local Government
9 1 (0.18%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 194 (35.14%) Network Engineer
2 115 (20.83%) Analyst
3 51 (9.24%) Senior Network Engineer
4 46 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 45 (8.15%) Support Analyst
6 39 (7.07%) Security Analyst
7 38 (6.88%) Network Support
8 35 (6.34%) Support Engineer
9 34 (6.16%) Administrator
10 33 (5.98%) Consultant
11 31 (5.62%) Senior Analyst
12 30 (5.43%) Technical Analyst
13 25 (4.53%) Senior Support Analyst
13 25 (4.53%) Network Support Analyst
13 25 (4.53%) Infrastructure Manager
14 24 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 22 (3.99%) Senior Network Support
16 21 (3.80%) Senior Network Support Analyst
16 21 (3.80%) Senior Network Analyst
17 20 (3.62%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.98%) Middleware
2 28 (5.07%) WebCenter
3 20 (3.62%) Oracle Fusion
4 18 (3.26%) Web Services
5 11 (1.99%) XML
5 11 (1.99%) WSDL
5 11 (1.99%) SOAP
6 9 (1.63%) LAMP
7 4 (0.72%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (0.54%) .NET
9 2 (0.36%) CSS
10 1 (0.18%) COM
10 1 (0.18%) CGI
10 1 (0.18%) XMPP
10 1 (0.18%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.18%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 31 (5.62%) Management Information System
2 19 (3.44%) Data Integration
3 18 (3.26%) EqualLogic
3 18 (3.26%) Clustering
4 16 (2.90%) iPhone
4 16 (2.90%) iPad
5 15 (2.72%) HP StorageWorks
6 13 (2.36%) Enterprise Storage
7 12 (2.17%) IBM XIV
7 12 (2.17%) Social Media
8 8 (1.45%) PKI
9 7 (1.27%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.09%) CMDB
11 5 (0.91%) Online Banking
11 5 (0.91%) Replication
12 4 (0.72%) SecurID
12 4 (0.72%) Firmware
13 3 (0.54%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.36%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 212 (38.41%) Windows
2 111 (20.11%) Linux
3 78 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 71 (12.86%) UNIX
5 51 (9.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 46 (8.33%) HPUX
6 46 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (3.44%) Windows 7
9 14 (2.54%) Windows 8
9 14 (2.54%) CentOS
10 12 (2.17%) Windows XP
11 11 (1.99%) Solaris
12 10 (1.81%) Ubuntu
13 8 (1.45%) Android
14 4 (0.72%) SUSE
14 4 (0.72%) SELinux
15 3 (0.54%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.36%) AIX
16 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (22.83%) Load Balancing
2 74 (13.41%) E-Commerce
3 72 (13.04%) ITIL
4 61 (11.05%) Performance Tuning
5 55 (9.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 55 (9.96%) Incident Management
6 54 (9.78%) Capacity Planning
7 51 (9.24%) Performance Monitoring
8 49 (8.88%) Business Continuity
9 37 (6.70%) Change Management
10 31 (5.62%) Information Security
11 29 (5.25%) SOA
12 28 (5.07%) Project Management
13 25 (4.53%) Problem Management
14 24 (4.35%) Service Delivery
15 23 (4.17%) Network Architecture
16 19 (3.44%) Change Control
16 19 (3.44%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (3.26%) Network Design
18 16 (2.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 43 (7.79%) Java
3 41 (7.43%) Lisp
4 34 (6.16%) SQL
5 31 (5.62%) Perl
6 28 (5.07%) PHP
7 21 (3.80%) Bash Shell
8 10 (1.81%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.45%) C
9 8 (1.45%) JavaScript
10 5 (0.91%) VBScript
11 4 (0.72%) Python
11 4 (0.72%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.54%) Ruby
12 3 (0.54%) R
Qualifications
1 286 (51.81%) Cisco Certification
2 170 (30.80%) CCNA
3 158 (28.62%) CCNP
4 62 (11.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 56 (10.14%) MCSE
6 41 (7.43%) CCSP
7 32 (5.80%) CCSA
8 31 (5.62%) MCSA
9 28 (5.07%) CCIE
10 25 (4.53%) CISSP
11 20 (3.62%) CCSE
12 17 (3.08%) MCITP
12 17 (3.08%) Check Point Certification
12 17 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (1.81%) Degree
15 9 (1.63%) MCP
16 8 (1.45%) Security Cleared
17 7 (1.27%) MCTS
18 6 (1.09%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.88%) SLA
2 30 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.54%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.54%) QA
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 111 (20.11%) Active Directory
2 70 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (6.70%) vSphere
4 24 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 23 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 17 (3.08%) XenServer
7 12 (2.17%) Terminal Services
8 9 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.45%) Squid
10 6 (1.09%) ProxySG
11 4 (0.72%) XenApp
11 4 (0.72%) UAG
11 4 (0.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.36%) Snort
13 1 (0.18%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.18%) Xen
13 1 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 42 (7.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 18 (3.26%) Nagios
3 16 (2.90%) Opsview
4 13 (2.36%) SCCM
5 12 (2.17%) Foglight
6 10 (1.81%) ZABBIX
7 9 (1.63%) Puppet
8 7 (1.27%) SCVMM
9 6 (1.09%) WSUS
10 5 (0.91%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.72%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.72%) YUM
11 4 (0.72%) Cacti
11 4 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.54%) SCOM
13 2 (0.36%) Nessus
13 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
14 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
14 1 (0.18%) SCSM
14 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 335 (60.69%) Cisco
2 130 (23.55%) Microsoft
3 112 (20.29%) CheckPoint
4 109 (19.75%) VMware
5 74 (13.41%) Red Hat
6 72 (13.04%) Citrix
7 63 (11.41%) Oracle
8 52 (9.42%) HP
9 41 (7.43%) Motorola
10 37 (6.70%) Juniper
11 28 (5.07%) Hyperion
12 25 (4.53%) Avaya
13 21 (3.80%) F5
14 18 (3.26%) Symantec
14 18 (3.26%) Fortinet
15 16 (2.90%) Dell
16 15 (2.72%) SolarWinds
17 14 (2.54%) IBM
18 12 (2.17%) NetApp
19 10 (1.81%) Siemens
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Upto £45K Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 23,000 + Van and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, Health Insurance, Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Prof Certs
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits and annual bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago