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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 51 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 20 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.93% 5.70% 7.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.28% 29.85% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 24
Average salary £26,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
97 67 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 20.77% 19.09% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 85 41 82
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
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 23 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in York

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (80.00%) VMware
2 20 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (60.00%) CCNP
3 18 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 18 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (60.00%) F5
4 17 (56.67%) DNS
4 17 (56.67%) Cisco
4 17 (56.67%) CCSE
5 16 (53.33%) DHCP
5 16 (53.33%) Linux
6 15 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 15 (50.00%) Network Security
7 14 (46.67%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (46.67%) Infoblox
7 14 (46.67%) Imperva
7 14 (46.67%) BIG-IP
7 14 (46.67%) Blue Coat
7 14 (46.67%) NetScreen
7 14 (46.67%) OSPF
7 14 (46.67%) BGP
7 14 (46.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 14 (46.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 14 (46.67%) DMVPN
8 13 (43.33%) Citrix
9 9 (30.00%) Fat Client
9 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
9 9 (30.00%) Thin Client
9 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.33%) Lync
3 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) DNS
2 16 (53.33%) DHCP
3 15 (50.00%) Network Security
4 14 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (46.67%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (46.67%) BIG-IP
4 14 (46.67%) OSPF
4 14 (46.67%) BGP
4 14 (46.67%) NetScreen
4 14 (46.67%) DMVPN
4 14 (46.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 14 (46.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 9 (30.00%) Unified Communications
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (16.67%) IPsec
6 5 (16.67%) IP Telephony
6 5 (16.67%) SAN
7 3 (10.00%) LAN
7 3 (10.00%) WAN
8 2 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
1 1 (3.33%) Maven
1 1 (3.33%) Hudson
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Security Specialist
2 11 (36.67%) Network Specialist
2 11 (36.67%) Network Security Specialist
3 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Security Specialist
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Wintel Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Wintel Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) IT Support
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Security Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Solutions Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Database Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (3.33%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.33%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Thin Client
1 9 (30.00%) Fat Client
2 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.33%) PKI
5 1 (3.33%) Open Source
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.67%) UNIX
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (30.00%) Line Management
2 9 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (13.33%) Operations Management
4 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security
5 2 (6.67%) Content Management
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Security
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) C
2 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) CCNP
1 18 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (56.67%) CCSE
3 4 (13.33%) Degree
4 3 (10.00%) MCSE
4 3 (10.00%) MCITP
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (16.67%) XenServer
4 4 (13.33%) UAG
5 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) XenApp
6 1 (3.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) WSUS
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
1 2 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) VMware
2 18 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 18 (60.00%) F5
3 17 (56.67%) Cisco
4 14 (46.67%) Blue Coat
4 14 (46.67%) Infoblox
4 14 (46.67%) Imperva
5 13 (43.33%) Citrix
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (23.33%) HP
7 4 (13.33%) Dell
7 4 (13.33%) NetApp
8 2 (6.67%) Intel
9 1 (3.33%) Nokia
9 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle
9 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago