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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 47 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 3.61% 4.90% 6.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.14% 23.96% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 8
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,472
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.52%
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
37 96 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 10.28% 20.47% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32 61 37
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 June 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in York

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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 39 (84.78%) Cisco
2 37 (80.43%) Network Security
3 35 (76.09%) CheckPoint
4 30 (65.22%) DNS
5 28 (60.87%) VMware
5 28 (60.87%) F5
6 27 (58.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (58.70%) DHCP
7 26 (56.52%) Cisco ASA
7 26 (56.52%) BIG-IP
8 25 (54.35%) CCSE
8 25 (54.35%) Cisco IOS
8 25 (54.35%) CCNP
8 25 (54.35%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (54.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 25 (54.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 23 (50.00%) OSPF
9 23 (50.00%) Linux
9 23 (50.00%) Infoblox
10 22 (47.83%) Imperva
10 22 (47.83%) Blue Coat
10 22 (47.83%) BGP
11 19 (41.30%) Juniper
12 17 (36.96%) Network Monitoring
13 16 (34.78%) HP
13 16 (34.78%) Citrix
13 16 (34.78%) SolarWinds
14 14 (30.43%) Information Security
14 14 (30.43%) CISSP
15 13 (28.26%) Wireless

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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 7 (15.22%) IIS
2 5 (10.87%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (80.43%) Network Security
2 30 (65.22%) DNS
3 27 (58.70%) DHCP
4 26 (56.52%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (56.52%) BIG-IP
5 25 (54.35%) Cisco IOS
5 25 (54.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 25 (54.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 23 (50.00%) OSPF
7 22 (47.83%) BGP
8 13 (28.26%) Wireless
9 11 (23.91%) NetScreen
9 11 (23.91%) VoIP
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (23.91%) DMVPN
9 11 (23.91%) NX-OS
10 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
11 5 (10.87%) SNMP
11 5 (10.87%) VPN
11 5 (10.87%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Network Security Specialist
1 25 (54.35%) Security Specialist
1 25 (54.35%) Network Specialist
2 14 (30.43%) Senior Security Specialist
2 14 (30.43%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 14 (30.43%) Senior Network Specialist
2 14 (30.43%) Network Analyst
2 14 (30.43%) Analyst
3 11 (23.91%) Information Security Specialist
3 11 (23.91%) Information Specialist
3 11 (23.91%) Senior Information Security Specialist
4 10 (21.74%) Network Security Analyst
4 10 (21.74%) Security Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Network Support
5 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Network Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Administrator
7 1 (2.17%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) REST
1 2 (4.35%) J2EE
1 2 (4.35%) SOAP
1 2 (4.35%) Memcached
2 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Fat Client
1 11 (23.91%) Thin Client
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.35%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (13.04%) Solaris
2 6 (13.04%) UNIX
3 5 (10.87%) Windows
4 2 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Network Monitoring
2 14 (30.43%) Information Security
3 11 (23.91%) E-Commerce
3 11 (23.91%) Line Management
3 11 (23.91%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (10.87%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (8.70%) Security Management
6 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.52%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.52%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.35%) DevOps
7 2 (4.35%) Open Source
7 2 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.35%) Data Security
8 1 (2.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) Python
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
1 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (54.35%) CCSE
1 25 (54.35%) CCNP
1 25 (54.35%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (30.43%) CISSP
3 5 (10.87%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.70%) SLA
3 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 27 (58.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (23.91%) XenServer
3 4 (8.70%) Xen
3 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.35%) NFS
5 1 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) OpenView
2 4 (8.70%) SCOM
3 2 (4.35%) logstash
3 2 (4.35%) Kibana
3 2 (4.35%) Nagios
4 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.17%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 39 (84.78%) Cisco
2 35 (76.09%) CheckPoint
3 28 (60.87%) VMware
3 28 (60.87%) F5
4 23 (50.00%) Infoblox
5 22 (47.83%) Imperva
5 22 (47.83%) Blue Coat
6 19 (41.30%) Juniper
7 16 (34.78%) HP
7 16 (34.78%) Citrix
7 16 (34.78%) SolarWinds
8 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
9 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
10 4 (8.70%) Oracle
11 3 (6.52%) Websense
12 2 (4.35%) Fortinet
13 1 (2.17%) Veeam
13 1 (2.17%) Symantec
13 1 (2.17%) Dell
13 1 (2.17%) Nokia