The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 49 47 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 13 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.53% 3.30% 6.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 19.70% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 20
Average salary £33,250 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £44,750 £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
Firewall
North 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 York region.

Communications & Networking Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 66 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 24.47% 16.75% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 92 44 68
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in York

Firewall
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the York region.

Firewall Salary Trend in York

Firewall
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the York region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in York

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 24 (63.16%) VMware
2 21 (55.26%) Linux
3 20 (52.63%) Cisco
3 20 (52.63%) CheckPoint
3 20 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (47.37%) CCNP
5 18 (47.37%) DNS
5 18 (47.37%) F5
6 17 (44.74%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (44.74%) OSPF
6 17 (44.74%) BGP
6 17 (44.74%) CCSE
7 16 (42.11%) DHCP
7 16 (42.11%) Network Security
8 15 (39.47%) E-Commerce
9 14 (36.84%) NetScreen
9 14 (36.84%) BIG-IP
9 14 (36.84%) Blue Coat
9 14 (36.84%) Cisco IOS
9 14 (36.84%) Infoblox
9 14 (36.84%) Imperva
9 14 (36.84%) DMVPN
9 14 (36.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 14 (36.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 13 (34.21%) Citrix
11 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
12 10 (26.32%) ITIL
13 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
13 9 (23.68%) Active Directory

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.53%) Lync
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) DNS
2 17 (44.74%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (44.74%) OSPF
2 17 (44.74%) BGP
3 16 (42.11%) DHCP
3 16 (42.11%) Network Security
4 14 (36.84%) NetScreen
4 14 (36.84%) BIG-IP
4 14 (36.84%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (36.84%) DMVPN
4 14 (36.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 14 (36.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 9 (23.68%) Unified Communications
6 6 (15.79%) LAN
6 6 (15.79%) WAN
7 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (13.16%) SAN
7 5 (13.16%) IPsec
7 5 (13.16%) IP Telephony
8 3 (7.89%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Subversion
1 2 (5.26%) Maven
1 2 (5.26%) Hudson
1 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Security Specialist
2 11 (28.95%) Network Security Specialist
2 11 (28.95%) Network Specialist
3 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Security Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Wintel Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (2.63%) Wintel Support Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) IT Support
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
1 2 (5.26%) Spring
1 2 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) Spring Integration
2 1 (2.63%) REST
2 1 (2.63%) SOAP
2 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Thin Client
1 9 (23.68%) Fat Client
2 5 (13.16%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (10.53%) Video on Demand
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.26%) Open Source
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.26%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.63%) Xbox
5 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
3 7 (18.42%) UNIX
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) CentOS
6 1 (2.63%) Android
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) E-Commerce
2 10 (26.32%) ITIL
3 6 (15.79%) Project Management
3 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
3 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 4 (10.53%) Service Management
4 4 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
4 4 (10.53%) Operations Management
4 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.89%) Network Management
6 2 (5.26%) Content Management
6 2 (5.26%) Information Security
6 2 (5.26%) DevOps
7 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.63%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.63%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) C
2 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) C++
4 1 (2.63%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (47.37%) CCNP
3 17 (44.74%) CCSE
4 4 (10.53%) Degree
5 3 (7.89%) MCSE
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.89%) MCITP
6 2 (5.26%) CCNA
7 1 (2.63%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 20 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.16%) XenServer
4 4 (10.53%) UAG
5 2 (5.26%) XenApp
5 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (5.26%) WSUS
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) VMware
2 20 (52.63%) Cisco
2 20 (52.63%) CheckPoint
3 18 (47.37%) F5
4 14 (36.84%) Blue Coat
4 14 (36.84%) Infoblox
4 14 (36.84%) Imperva
5 13 (34.21%) Citrix
6 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
7 7 (18.42%) HP
8 4 (10.53%) NetApp
8 4 (10.53%) Dell
9 2 (5.26%) Intel
10 1 (2.63%) Foundry
10 1 (2.63%) Oracle
10 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
10 1 (2.63%) Nokia
10 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.63%) Brocade