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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 44 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 226 243 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.70% 5.46% 4.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.99% 33.06% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 179 208 195
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
628 735 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.84% 16.50% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 506 603 715
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 167 £42,500 -5.55% 32
Bradford +28 50 £38,500 +18.46% 3
Halifax +10 8 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Wakefield -4 5 £55,000 +103.70% 1
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 241 (52.05%) Cisco
2 163 (35.21%) Linux
3 152 (32.83%) Windows
4 146 (31.53%) Cisco Certification
5 119 (25.70%) CCNP
5 119 (25.70%) CCNA
6 114 (24.62%) VPN
7 112 (24.19%) Microsoft
8 111 (23.97%) DNS
9 100 (21.60%) ITIL
10 96 (20.73%) SQL
10 96 (20.73%) TCP/IP
10 96 (20.73%) LAN
11 92 (19.87%) Oracle
12 89 (19.22%) VMware
13 84 (18.14%) Windows Server
14 80 (17.28%) WAN
14 80 (17.28%) Load Balancing
15 77 (16.63%) SQL Server
16 75 (16.20%) SAN
17 74 (15.98%) CheckPoint
18 73 (15.77%) VMware Infrastructure
19 71 (15.33%) Network Security
20 67 (14.47%) Cisco ASA
21 65 (14.04%) Red Hat
22 63 (13.61%) Bash Shell
23 62 (13.39%) Unix
24 60 (12.96%) Puppet
25 58 (12.53%) Active Directory
25 58 (12.53%) Opscode Chef

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (6.91%) MS Exchange
2 29 (6.26%) IIS
3 26 (5.62%) OpenStack
4 24 (5.18%) CloudStack
4 24 (5.18%) JBoss
4 24 (5.18%) WebLogic
4 24 (5.18%) WebSphere
5 15 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (3.02%) SharePoint
7 12 (2.59%) Apache
7 12 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.30%) CMS
9 6 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.65%) Node.js
10 3 (0.65%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.43%) Confluence
11 2 (0.43%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.43%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (6.05%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.86%) SystmOne
2 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.59%) Office 365
4 6 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (0.86%) PaaS
6 3 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (24.62%) VPN
2 111 (23.97%) DNS
3 96 (20.73%) LAN
3 96 (20.73%) TCP/IP
4 80 (17.28%) WAN
5 75 (16.20%) SAN
6 71 (15.33%) Network Security
7 67 (14.47%) Cisco ASA
8 51 (11.02%) SSL
9 48 (10.37%) BGP
10 46 (9.94%) VoIP
11 44 (9.50%) VLAN
12 43 (9.29%) Wireless
13 40 (8.64%) IPsec
14 37 (7.99%) Cisco Nexus
15 36 (7.78%) MPLS
16 33 (7.13%) OSPF
17 27 (5.83%) DHCP
18 21 (4.54%) Internet
19 16 (3.46%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (16.63%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (3.24%) Hadoop
3 15 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (2.59%) DTS
4 12 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (1.94%) Big Data
5 9 (1.94%) MySQL
6 7 (1.51%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (1.30%) Apache Hive
7 6 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.08%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.43%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.43%) Informix
10 2 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.43%) Redis
11 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (4.32%) Git (software)
2 16 (3.46%) Jenkins
3 12 (2.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (1.08%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.65%) Subversion
6 3 (0.65%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.43%) JIRA
7 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.22%) Gitweb
8 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (9.50%) Finance
2 17 (3.67%) Games
3 8 (1.73%) Back Office
3 8 (1.73%) Banking
3 8 (1.73%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.51%) Retail
5 4 (0.86%) Financial Institution
5 4 (0.86%) Law
6 3 (0.65%) Legal
7 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 165 (35.64%) Network Engineer
2 76 (16.41%) Cisco Engineer
3 70 (15.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 62 (13.39%) Analyst
5 52 (11.23%) Security Engineer
6 50 (10.80%) Administrator
6 50 (10.80%) Senior Network Engineer
7 46 (9.94%) Network Security Engineer
8 39 (8.42%) DevOps Engineer
9 37 (7.99%) Security Analyst
10 33 (7.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 33 (7.13%) Systems Administrator
11 32 (6.91%) Cisco Security Engineer
12 27 (5.83%) Linux Administrator
12 27 (5.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 23 (4.97%) Firewall Engineer
14 20 (4.32%) IT Engineer
15 16 (3.46%) DBA
15 16 (3.46%) SQL DBA
15 16 (3.46%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.18%) .NET
2 8 (1.73%) Web Services
3 7 (1.51%) XML
4 6 (1.30%) Apache Flex
5 5 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (1.08%) Regular Expression
6 4 (0.86%) SOAP
7 3 (0.65%) 802.1X
7 3 (0.65%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (0.65%) CSS
7 3 (0.65%) HTML
8 2 (0.43%) LAMP
8 2 (0.43%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.22%) Middleware
9 1 (0.22%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.29%) Data Centre
2 31 (6.70%) Security Operations Centre
3 23 (4.97%) Cyberthreat
4 16 (3.46%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.46%) Replication
5 15 (3.24%) iPad
6 14 (3.02%) Cybercrime
7 11 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.73%) Online Banking
9 7 (1.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.30%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.30%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.08%) CLARiiON
11 5 (1.08%) Cyber Attack
11 5 (1.08%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.86%) Celerra
12 4 (0.86%) HP Storage
12 4 (0.86%) iPhone
13 3 (0.65%) IBM XIV
13 3 (0.65%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 163 (35.21%) Linux
2 152 (32.83%) Windows
3 84 (18.14%) Windows Server
4 62 (13.39%) Unix
5 53 (11.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (8.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (7.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (7.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (6.91%) Windows 7
10 24 (5.18%) HPUX
11 21 (4.54%) Windows XP
12 11 (2.38%) Debian
13 7 (1.51%) Windows 10
13 7 (1.51%) Windows 8
14 5 (1.08%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.86%) Solaris
16 2 (0.43%) Android
16 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (21.60%) ITIL
2 80 (17.28%) Load Balancing
3 58 (12.53%) DevOps
4 51 (11.02%) Business Continuity
5 50 (10.80%) Disaster Recovery
5 50 (10.80%) Performance Tuning
6 44 (9.50%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (9.50%) Cybersecurity
7 40 (8.64%) SIEM
8 38 (8.21%) Service Management
9 37 (7.99%) Configuration Management
10 35 (7.56%) Security Operations
11 34 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (6.91%) Performance Monitoring
13 28 (6.05%) Information Security
14 26 (5.62%) Scrum
15 24 (5.18%) DSDM
15 24 (5.18%) OWASP
15 24 (5.18%) RUP
16 22 (4.75%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 96 (20.73%) SQL
2 63 (13.61%) Bash Shell
3 54 (11.66%) Python
4 51 (11.02%) Shell Script
5 42 (9.07%) Ruby
6 28 (6.05%) Java
7 22 (4.75%) PowerShell
8 15 (3.24%) PHP
9 14 (3.02%) Perl
10 4 (0.86%) C
11 3 (0.65%) C++
12 1 (0.22%) Go
12 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.22%) VB
12 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 146 (31.53%) Cisco Certification
2 119 (25.70%) CCNA
2 119 (25.70%) CCNP
3 41 (8.86%) CCIE
4 27 (5.83%) CCSE
4 27 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (5.62%) CCSA
6 25 (5.40%) CCDA
7 19 (4.10%) CISSP
8 18 (3.89%) CCDP
8 18 (3.89%) Degree
9 14 (3.02%) CCSP
10 12 (2.59%) MCSA
10 12 (2.59%) Security Cleared
11 11 (2.38%) RHCE
11 11 (2.38%) SC Cleared
12 7 (1.51%) GCIA
12 7 (1.51%) GCIH
12 7 (1.51%) SANS
13 6 (1.30%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.62%) SLA
2 11 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.30%) COBIT
5 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.22%) ISO27002
System Software
1 73 (15.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (12.53%) Active Directory
3 38 (8.21%) vSphere
3 38 (8.21%) Xen
4 35 (7.56%) Hyper-V
5 27 (5.83%) XenServer
6 12 (2.59%) Docker
6 12 (2.59%) KVM
7 11 (2.38%) Terminal Server
7 11 (2.38%) Terminal Services
8 10 (2.16%) XenDesktop
9 6 (1.30%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.86%) XenApp
11 3 (0.65%) Firmware
11 3 (0.65%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.43%) NFS
12 2 (0.43%) Squid
12 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 60 (12.96%) Puppet
2 58 (12.53%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (5.83%) Cobbler
3 27 (5.83%) Tivoli
4 23 (4.97%) Ansible
5 22 (4.75%) Salt
6 18 (3.89%) Nagios
7 12 (2.59%) CFEngine
7 12 (2.59%) SCCM
8 9 (1.94%) Munin
8 9 (1.94%) OpenNMS
8 9 (1.94%) Zenoss
9 8 (1.73%) Backup Exec
9 8 (1.73%) Cisco Prime
9 8 (1.73%) SCOM
9 8 (1.73%) XenMobile
10 7 (1.51%) Cacti
11 6 (1.30%) ArcSight ESM
11 6 (1.30%) CA Single Sign-On
11 6 (1.30%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 241 (52.05%) Cisco
2 112 (24.19%) Microsoft
3 92 (19.87%) Oracle
4 89 (19.22%) VMware
5 74 (15.98%) CheckPoint
6 65 (14.04%) Red Hat
7 57 (12.31%) Juniper
8 51 (11.02%) HP
9 41 (8.86%) Citrix
10 30 (6.48%) F5
11 29 (6.26%) 3PAR
12 24 (5.18%) EnterpriseDB
13 23 (4.97%) Brocade
14 21 (4.54%) Veritas
15 17 (3.67%) Avaya
16 16 (3.46%) Palo Alto
17 15 (3.24%) Fortinet
18 13 (2.81%) ArcSight
18 13 (2.81%) Symantec
19 9 (1.94%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Excllent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + £7200 car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bradford
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £19000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £19000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Knottingley, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago