The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 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 York region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 46 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 16 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 3.47% 4.10% 4.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.56% 24.29% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 12
Average salary £26,500 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 70 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 25.60% 16.87% 23.76%
Number of salaries quoted 83 51 56
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
North Yorkshire

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 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in York

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 1 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 32 (58.18%) Cisco
1 32 (58.18%) CheckPoint
2 31 (56.36%) Linux
3 29 (52.73%) OSPF
3 29 (52.73%) BGP
3 29 (52.73%) VMware
3 29 (52.73%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (50.91%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (45.45%) DNS
5 25 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (43.64%) Network Security
7 23 (41.82%) F5
7 23 (41.82%) CCNP
8 22 (40.00%) CCSE
9 21 (38.18%) DHCP
10 20 (36.36%) E-Commerce
11 19 (34.55%) NetScreen
11 19 (34.55%) Blue Coat
11 19 (34.55%) BIG-IP
11 19 (34.55%) DMVPN
11 19 (34.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 19 (34.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 19 (34.55%) Cisco IOS
11 19 (34.55%) Infoblox
11 19 (34.55%) Imperva
12 16 (29.09%) Citrix
13 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
14 13 (23.64%) LAN
14 13 (23.64%) WAN
14 13 (23.64%) ITIL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.27%) Lync
3 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 29 (52.73%) OSPF
1 29 (52.73%) BGP
1 29 (52.73%) Cisco ASA
2 25 (45.45%) DNS
3 24 (43.64%) Network Security
4 21 (38.18%) DHCP
5 19 (34.55%) NetScreen
5 19 (34.55%) BIG-IP
5 19 (34.55%) DMVPN
5 19 (34.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 19 (34.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 19 (34.55%) Cisco IOS
6 13 (23.64%) LAN
6 13 (23.64%) WAN
7 11 (20.00%) Unified Communications
8 10 (18.18%) MPLS
8 10 (18.18%) EIGRP
8 10 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (12.73%) IP Telephony
9 7 (12.73%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
1 4 (7.27%) Hudson
1 4 (7.27%) Subversion
1 4 (7.27%) Maven
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Security Specialist
2 16 (29.09%) Network Specialist
2 16 (29.09%) Network Security Specialist
3 11 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (12.73%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 7 (12.73%) Project Manager
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Security Specialist
7 4 (7.27%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (7.27%) Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Network Security Specialist
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Hibernate
1 4 (7.27%) Spring
2 3 (5.45%) Spring Integration
2 3 (5.45%) Spring MVC
3 2 (3.64%) J2EE
4 1 (1.82%) SOAP
4 1 (1.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Thin Client
1 12 (21.82%) Fat Client
2 7 (12.73%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (12.73%) Video on Demand
3 5 (9.09%) Digital Media
4 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (7.27%) Open Source
5 3 (5.45%) Xbox
6 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.82%) PKI
7 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 31 (56.36%) Linux
2 12 (21.82%) UNIX
3 10 (18.18%) Windows
4 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (5.45%) Android
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 13 (23.64%) ITIL
2 13 (23.64%) Load Balancing
3 9 (16.36%) Network Management
3 9 (16.36%) Project Management
4 7 (12.73%) Service Management
4 7 (12.73%) Project Planning
4 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.91%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.27%) DevOps
6 4 (7.27%) Business Continuity
6 4 (7.27%) Operations Management
7 3 (5.45%) MVC
7 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.64%) Information Security
8 2 (3.64%) Content Management
9 1 (1.82%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.82%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (1.82%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) C
2 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.27%) Java
3 4 (7.27%) Perl
4 3 (5.45%) C++
4 3 (5.45%) Assembly Language
5 1 (1.82%) SQL
5 1 (1.82%) Python
5 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (50.91%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (41.82%) CCNP
3 22 (40.00%) CCSE
4 6 (10.91%) CCNA
5 5 (9.09%) CCSA
6 4 (7.27%) Degree
7 3 (5.45%) MCITP
7 3 (5.45%) MCSE
7 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
3 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
3 7 (12.73%) XenServer
4 4 (7.27%) UAG
5 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.64%) XenApp
6 1 (1.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
1 2 (3.64%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (3.64%) WSUS
2 1 (1.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (58.18%) Cisco
1 32 (58.18%) CheckPoint
2 29 (52.73%) VMware
3 23 (41.82%) F5
4 19 (34.55%) Blue Coat
4 19 (34.55%) Infoblox
4 19 (34.55%) Imperva
5 16 (29.09%) Citrix
6 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
7 9 (16.36%) HP
8 4 (7.27%) Foundry
8 4 (7.27%) NetApp
8 4 (7.27%) Dell
8 4 (7.27%) Brocade
9 2 (3.64%) Intel
10 1 (1.82%) Oracle
10 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.82%) Nokia
10 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.82%) TippingPoint