The table below looks at the statistics for the Firewall Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Engineer
Rank 237 255 243
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 19 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 1
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +11.84%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.16%
Firewall Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6107 7038 6562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.91% 98.16% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 5826 5054
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Firewall Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Firewall Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Firewall Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Firewall Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Firewall Engineer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Firewall Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +1 15 £55,000 +29.41%
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Firewall Engineer in their job title 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 with Firewall Engineer in their job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Firewall
2 31 (79.49%) Cisco
3 26 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 20 (51.28%) CCSA
4 20 (51.28%) CCSE
5 19 (48.72%) Finance
6 16 (41.03%) Network Security
7 14 (35.90%) Banking
8 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (30.77%) LAN
10 11 (28.21%) CCNP
10 11 (28.21%) Online Banking
11 10 (25.64%) Retail
12 9 (23.08%) Juniper
12 9 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
13 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
13 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (15.38%) VPN
16 4 (10.26%) DNS
16 4 (10.26%) SSL
16 4 (10.26%) WAN
16 4 (10.26%) CCNA
16 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
16 4 (10.26%) F5
17 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
17 3 (7.69%) Middleware
17 3 (7.69%) Migration
18 2 (5.13%) BGP

Firewall Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Firewall Engineer in their job title 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 with Firewall Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 39 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (41.03%) Network Security
3 12 (30.77%) LAN
4 9 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
6 6 (15.38%) VPN
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (10.26%) DNS
7 4 (10.26%) SSL
7 4 (10.26%) WAN
8 2 (5.13%) BGP
8 2 (5.13%) EIGRP
8 2 (5.13%) HSRP
8 2 (5.13%) Internet
8 2 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (5.13%) LDAP
8 2 (5.13%) MPLS
9 1 (2.56%) IPsec
9 1 (2.56%) NetScreen
9 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 14 (35.90%) Banking
3 10 (25.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Online Banking
2 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 3 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.13%) Email Filtering
3 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (5.13%) Matrix Management
4 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.56%) BCP
4 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (2.56%) Change Management
4 1 (2.56%) Coaching
4 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.56%) DevOps
4 1 (2.56%) High Availability
4 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.56%) Network Management
4 1 (2.56%) Project Management
4 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) CCSA
1 20 (51.28%) CCSE
2 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (28.21%) CCNP
4 4 (10.26%) CCNA
5 1 (2.56%) CCDA
5 1 (2.56%) CCIE
5 1 (2.56%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) ProxySG
1 2 (5.13%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (5.13%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (5.13%) Proventia
2 1 (2.56%) HP NNM
2 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Cisco
2 26 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 9 (23.08%) Juniper
4 4 (10.26%) F5
5 2 (5.13%) Blue Coat
5 2 (5.13%) Forcepoint
5 2 (5.13%) Intel Security
5 2 (5.13%) Kaspersky
5 2 (5.13%) Sourcefire
5 2 (5.13%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) BT
6 1 (2.56%) CommVault
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.56%) VMware