The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 45 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 365 367 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.09% 4.89% 5.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.24% 27.27% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 279 251 220
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,925 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +3.94%
Firewall
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1132 1346 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.78% 17.93% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 861 994 905
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £33,361
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +12.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Firewall
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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 +7 262 £45,000 +28.57% 28
North Yorkshire -6 41 £45,000 -5.26% 4
South Yorkshire -9 37 £41,500 +3.75% 10
East Yorkshire 0 9 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 413 (59.94%) Cisco
2 290 (42.09%) Cisco Certification
3 262 (38.03%) CheckPoint
4 230 (33.38%) CCNP
5 213 (30.91%) Network Security
6 205 (29.75%) Windows
7 190 (27.58%) LAN
8 183 (26.56%) VMware
9 171 (24.82%) WAN
9 171 (24.82%) CCNA
10 163 (23.66%) Linux
11 161 (23.37%) ITIL
12 155 (22.50%) Active Directory
13 148 (21.48%) DNS
14 142 (20.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 125 (18.14%) Cisco ASA
16 117 (16.98%) Microsoft
17 112 (16.26%) TCP/IP
18 101 (14.66%) UNIX
19 98 (14.22%) Juniper
20 96 (13.93%) VPN
21 95 (13.79%) F5
22 93 (13.50%) Load Balancing
23 84 (12.19%) CCSE
23 84 (12.19%) Wireless
23 84 (12.19%) Cisco Nexus
24 83 (12.05%) HP
25 81 (11.76%) DHCP
25 81 (11.76%) MPLS
26 79 (11.47%) VoIP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 40 (5.81%) MS Exchange
2 37 (5.37%) IIS
3 21 (3.05%) Apache
4 18 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.32%) Tomcat
6 14 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.31%) nginx
8 9 (1.31%) Lync
9 8 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.44%) JBoss
12 3 (0.44%) Node.js
13 2 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.29%) Site Server
13 2 (0.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 56 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.74%) MS Office
3 7 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.29%) MS Project
4 2 (0.29%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) Primavera
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.45%) Office 365
3 6 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (0.87%) Amazon S3
3 6 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 213 (30.91%) Network Security
2 190 (27.58%) LAN
3 171 (24.82%) WAN
4 148 (21.48%) DNS
5 125 (18.14%) Cisco ASA
6 112 (16.26%) TCP/IP
7 96 (13.93%) VPN
8 84 (12.19%) Cisco Nexus
8 84 (12.19%) Wireless
9 81 (11.76%) MPLS
9 81 (11.76%) DHCP
10 79 (11.47%) VoIP
11 72 (10.45%) SAN
12 66 (9.58%) BGP
13 63 (9.14%) OSPF
14 55 (7.98%) SSL
15 45 (6.53%) IPsec
16 39 (5.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 39 (5.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 36 (5.22%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.79%) MySQL
3 21 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.02%) Relational Database
6 6 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (0.87%) DTS
7 5 (0.73%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.58%) Redis
8 4 (0.58%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.44%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.44%) Informix
10 2 (0.29%) DB2
11 1 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (1.60%) JIRA
2 5 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (0.73%) Subversion
2 5 (0.73%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.58%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.44%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 55 (7.98%) Finance
2 22 (3.19%) Games
3 19 (2.76%) Retail
4 17 (2.47%) Banking
5 16 (2.32%) Legal
6 10 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.02%) Local Government
8 5 (0.73%) Law
9 4 (0.58%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.44%) Electronics
11 2 (0.29%) Back Office
11 2 (0.29%) Marketing
12 1 (0.15%) Advertising
12 1 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 172 (24.96%) Network Engineer
2 134 (19.45%) Analyst
3 72 (10.45%) Security Analyst
4 64 (9.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 63 (9.14%) Architect
6 62 (9.00%) Network Specialist
7 54 (7.84%) Security Specialist
7 54 (7.84%) Network Analyst
8 52 (7.55%) Network Security Specialist
9 43 (6.24%) Network Security Analyst
10 39 (5.66%) Security Engineer
11 37 (5.37%) Network Architect
12 33 (4.79%) Administrator
13 32 (4.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 32 (4.64%) Consultant
14 27 (3.92%) Infrastructure Manager
15 24 (3.48%) Infrastructure Architect
15 24 (3.48%) Technical Analyst
16 20 (2.90%) Network Security Engineer
17 19 (2.76%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (4.50%) Middleware
2 17 (2.47%) RESTful
2 17 (2.47%) Web Services
3 12 (1.74%) LAMP
4 9 (1.31%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (1.16%) Application Packaging
6 7 (1.02%) WebCenter
7 4 (0.58%) XML
7 4 (0.58%) J2EE
8 3 (0.44%) SOAP
8 3 (0.44%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (0.44%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (0.44%) REST
9 2 (0.29%) Memcached
9 2 (0.29%) COM
9 2 (0.29%) .NET
10 1 (0.15%) HTML
10 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.15%) SAML
10 1 (0.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 52 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (3.77%) Replication
3 25 (3.63%) Management Information System
4 21 (3.05%) Open Source
5 16 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (2.32%) Clustering
6 15 (2.18%) Thin Client
6 15 (2.18%) Fat Client
7 13 (1.89%) Cryptography
8 12 (1.74%) Public Cloud
9 11 (1.60%) CMDB
10 10 (1.45%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.31%) Online Banking
12 8 (1.16%) Computer Science
13 6 (0.87%) Data Integration
13 6 (0.87%) Statistics
14 5 (0.73%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.73%) IBM XIV
14 5 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
15 4 (0.58%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 205 (29.75%) Windows
2 163 (23.66%) Linux
3 101 (14.66%) UNIX
4 50 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (7.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 33 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (2.76%) Solaris
9 18 (2.61%) CentOS
9 18 (2.61%) Windows 7
10 13 (1.89%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.60%) Mac OS
12 8 (1.16%) HPUX
13 7 (1.02%) Windows XP
13 7 (1.02%) Windows Vista
13 7 (1.02%) Debian
14 6 (0.87%) SUSE
14 6 (0.87%) AIX
15 3 (0.44%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (23.37%) ITIL
2 93 (13.50%) Load Balancing
3 75 (10.89%) Project Management
4 71 (10.30%) Information Security
5 59 (8.56%) E-Commerce
6 58 (8.42%) Mentoring
7 46 (6.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 42 (6.10%) Business Continuity
9 36 (5.22%) Network Design
10 35 (5.08%) Incident Management
10 35 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
11 34 (4.93%) SIEM
12 31 (4.50%) Capacity Planning
13 30 (4.35%) Migration
14 26 (3.77%) Change Management
14 26 (3.77%) Service Management
15 25 (3.63%) Network Architecture
15 25 (3.63%) Performance Monitoring
16 24 (3.48%) Network Monitoring
16 24 (3.48%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (6.82%) SQL
2 37 (5.37%) Shell Script
3 21 (3.05%) PHP
4 20 (2.90%) Perl
5 12 (1.74%) C
5 12 (1.74%) Java
6 11 (1.60%) T-SQL
6 11 (1.60%) Python
6 11 (1.60%) Bash Shell
7 6 (0.87%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 290 (42.09%) Cisco Certification
2 230 (33.38%) CCNP
3 171 (24.82%) CCNA
4 84 (12.19%) CCSE
5 68 (9.87%) ITIL Certification
6 63 (9.14%) CCSA
7 59 (8.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 48 (6.97%) CISSP
8 48 (6.97%) MCSE
9 30 (4.35%) MCSA
9 30 (4.35%) CCSP
9 30 (4.35%) Degree
10 29 (4.21%) CCIE
11 20 (2.90%) CCDP
12 19 (2.76%) Security Cleared
13 12 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (1.60%) Check Point Certification
14 11 (1.60%) CCDA
14 11 (1.60%) MCITP
15 9 (1.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (8.71%) SLA
2 43 (6.24%) PCI DSS
3 38 (5.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (2.90%) QA
5 2 (0.29%) HIPAA
System Software
1 155 (22.50%) Active Directory
2 142 (20.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (5.52%) VMware ESX
4 35 (5.08%) vSphere
5 32 (4.64%) Terminal Services
6 24 (3.48%) Hyper-V
7 19 (2.76%) XenServer
8 12 (1.74%) ProxySG
9 8 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.87%) XenApp
10 6 (0.87%) Terminal Server
11 5 (0.73%) vCloud
12 4 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.58%) Xen
13 3 (0.44%) Squid
14 2 (0.29%) Snort
14 2 (0.29%) NFS
14 2 (0.29%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.15%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 20 (2.90%) Norton AntiVirus
2 19 (2.76%) Puppet
3 16 (2.32%) Nagios
4 15 (2.18%) FortiGate
5 11 (1.60%) Cobbler
6 9 (1.31%) Salt
7 8 (1.16%) Backup Exec
8 7 (1.02%) SolarWinds Orion
9 6 (0.87%) NetBackup
9 6 (0.87%) SCCM
9 6 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.73%) SCOM
10 5 (0.73%) Cacti
10 5 (0.73%) OpenView
11 4 (0.58%) Opsview
11 4 (0.58%) Graphite
12 3 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.44%) Nessus
12 3 (0.44%) Nmap
12 3 (0.44%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 413 (59.94%) Cisco
2 262 (38.03%) CheckPoint
3 183 (26.56%) VMware
4 117 (16.98%) Microsoft
5 98 (14.22%) Juniper
6 95 (13.79%) F5
7 83 (12.05%) HP
8 63 (9.14%) Citrix
8 63 (9.14%) Blue Coat
9 53 (7.69%) Red Hat
10 30 (4.35%) Infoblox
10 30 (4.35%) Imperva
11 29 (4.21%) SolarWinds
12 25 (3.63%) Dell
13 23 (3.34%) Symantec
14 22 (3.19%) Oracle
15 17 (2.47%) Riverbed
16 15 (2.18%) NetApp
17 14 (2.03%) Sourcefire
17 14 (2.03%) Fortinet
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 22 Days holiday Life Insurance Priva
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 22 Days holiday Life Insurance Priva
Posted: 12 hours ago
Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- 50,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Car Allow/Pension/Health/Life!
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £500000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £38000 Per Annum + Car + Phone + Broadband
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 17% Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum + UPTO 20% BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 15% Bonus scheme and over time
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
DHL
Salary: company car/car allowance/pension/private medical/personal accident co
Posted: 8 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: £Competitive salary, plus great benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
International Personal Finance
Salary: Highly Competitive plus bonus, car allowance and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago