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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 51 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 336 393 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.59% 5.59% 5.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.60% 30.09% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 269 254 227
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1175 1306 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.05% 18.58% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 920 877 937
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,600 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -11 246 £42,500 +21.42% 39
North Yorkshire -9 46 £50,000 +19.04% 4
East Yorkshire +13 17 £30,000 +20.00% 4
South Yorkshire -24 16 £44,750 +37.69% 4
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 462 (66.67%) Cisco
2 326 (47.04%) Cisco Certification
3 250 (36.08%) CCNP
4 237 (34.20%) CheckPoint
5 232 (33.48%) Network Security
6 206 (29.73%) Windows
7 200 (28.86%) VMware
8 194 (27.99%) LAN
9 189 (27.27%) WAN
10 167 (24.10%) CCNA
11 154 (22.22%) Linux
12 149 (21.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 148 (21.36%) ITIL
14 146 (21.07%) DNS
15 145 (20.92%) Cisco ASA
16 143 (20.63%) Active Directory
17 127 (18.33%) Microsoft
18 123 (17.75%) TCP/IP
19 110 (15.87%) MPLS
20 106 (15.30%) BGP
21 104 (15.01%) VPN
22 102 (14.72%) VoIP
23 98 (14.14%) Juniper
24 94 (13.56%) Wireless
25 92 (13.28%) UNIX
26 90 (12.99%) HP
26 90 (12.99%) F5
27 89 (12.84%) Load Balancing
28 86 (12.41%) SAN
28 86 (12.41%) E-Commerce

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 42 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 26 (3.75%) IIS
3 24 (3.46%) Apache
4 19 (2.74%) Tomcat
5 16 (2.31%) SharePoint
6 14 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (1.30%) Lync
9 8 (1.15%) nginx
10 7 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.58%) JBoss
12 3 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.43%) Node.js
13 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.29%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.29%) Site Server
13 2 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 57 (8.23%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.59%) MS Office
3 5 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.72%) MS Project
3 5 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.29%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.44%) Office 365
1 10 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.87%) IaaS
2 6 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (0.87%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.29%) PaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 232 (33.48%) Network Security
2 194 (27.99%) LAN
3 189 (27.27%) WAN
4 146 (21.07%) DNS
5 145 (20.92%) Cisco ASA
6 123 (17.75%) TCP/IP
7 110 (15.87%) MPLS
8 106 (15.30%) BGP
9 104 (15.01%) VPN
10 102 (14.72%) VoIP
11 94 (13.56%) Wireless
12 86 (12.41%) SAN
13 85 (12.27%) Cisco Nexus
14 82 (11.83%) DHCP
15 78 (11.26%) OSPF
16 68 (9.81%) SSL
17 48 (6.93%) IPsec
18 42 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 42 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
19 41 (5.92%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 41 (5.92%) MySQL
3 21 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (1.73%) Relational Database
6 10 (1.44%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.01%) Informix
8 7 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.87%) DTS
10 4 (0.58%) Redis
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.43%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (0.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (1.88%) JIRA
2 12 (1.73%) Jenkins
3 11 (1.59%) Subversion
4 10 (1.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.58%) Hudson
6 3 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.29%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.14%) JUnit
8 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.14%) MSI
8 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.14%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.14%) Selenium
8 1 (0.14%) Maven
General
1 49 (7.07%) Finance
2 24 (3.46%) Games
3 20 (2.89%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.16%) Retail
5 11 (1.59%) Banking
6 10 (1.44%) Legal
7 5 (0.72%) Law
7 5 (0.72%) Local Government
8 4 (0.58%) Military
8 4 (0.58%) Back Office
8 4 (0.58%) Electronics
9 3 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.14%) Automotive
10 1 (0.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 226 (32.61%) Network Engineer
2 138 (19.91%) Analyst
3 76 (10.97%) Security Analyst
4 62 (8.95%) Network Analyst
5 56 (8.08%) Network Specialist
6 54 (7.79%) Security Specialist
7 53 (7.65%) Network Security Analyst
8 51 (7.36%) Network Security Specialist
9 50 (7.22%) Architect
10 39 (5.63%) Senior Network Engineer
11 35 (5.05%) Administrator
11 35 (5.05%) Security Engineer
12 33 (4.76%) Support Engineer
13 28 (4.04%) Technical Analyst
13 28 (4.04%) Network Support
14 25 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 24 (3.46%) Infrastructure Manager
15 24 (3.46%) Network Architect
15 24 (3.46%) 3rd Line Support
16 23 (3.32%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.04%) Middleware
2 16 (2.31%) Web Services
3 11 (1.59%) LAMP
4 10 (1.44%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (1.15%) WebCenter
6 7 (1.01%) RESTful
6 7 (1.01%) Application Packaging
6 7 (1.01%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (0.72%) J2EE
8 4 (0.58%) REST
8 4 (0.58%) SOAP
9 3 (0.43%) XML
9 3 (0.43%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (0.43%) Memcached
10 2 (0.29%) COM
10 2 (0.29%) HTML
11 1 (0.14%) .NET
11 1 (0.14%) CSS
11 1 (0.14%) jQuery
11 1 (0.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 31 (4.47%) Replication
4 21 (3.03%) Fat Client
4 21 (3.03%) Thin Client
5 16 (2.31%) Clustering
6 15 (2.16%) Open Source
7 12 (1.73%) Cryptography
8 11 (1.59%) CMDB
9 9 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
9 9 (1.30%) IBM XIV
10 7 (1.01%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.01%) Data Integration
11 6 (0.87%) PKI
11 6 (0.87%) Computer Science
12 5 (0.72%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.43%) Blackberry
14 3 (0.43%) Online Banking
15 2 (0.29%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 206 (29.73%) Windows
2 154 (22.22%) Linux
3 92 (13.28%) UNIX
4 47 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (2.89%) Solaris
9 19 (2.74%) CentOS
10 17 (2.45%) Windows 7
11 13 (1.88%) AIX
12 12 (1.73%) Windows 8
12 12 (1.73%) HPUX
13 10 (1.44%) Mac OS
14 9 (1.30%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.87%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.72%) SUSE
16 5 (0.72%) Debian
17 4 (0.58%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (21.36%) ITIL
2 89 (12.84%) Load Balancing
3 86 (12.41%) E-Commerce
4 74 (10.68%) Project Management
5 71 (10.25%) Information Security
6 68 (9.81%) Mentoring
7 61 (8.80%) Incident Management
8 50 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 46 (6.64%) Business Continuity
10 41 (5.92%) Performance Tuning
10 41 (5.92%) Change Management
10 41 (5.92%) Network Design
11 40 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
12 39 (5.63%) Service Management
13 38 (5.48%) SIEM
14 36 (5.19%) Line Management
15 30 (4.33%) Performance Monitoring
16 29 (4.18%) Service Delivery
17 26 (3.75%) Migration
17 26 (3.75%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (7.07%) Shell Script
2 42 (6.06%) SQL
3 25 (3.61%) PHP
4 20 (2.89%) Perl
5 16 (2.31%) Bash Shell
6 15 (2.16%) Java
7 13 (1.88%) C
8 12 (1.73%) T-SQL
8 12 (1.73%) Lisp
9 8 (1.15%) Python
10 5 (0.72%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 326 (47.04%) Cisco Certification
2 250 (36.08%) CCNP
3 167 (24.10%) CCNA
4 75 (10.82%) CCSE
5 58 (8.37%) CCSA
6 54 (7.79%) ITIL Certification
7 53 (7.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 50 (7.22%) CCSP
9 48 (6.93%) CISSP
10 43 (6.20%) MCSE
11 42 (6.06%) CCIE
12 34 (4.91%) Degree
13 31 (4.47%) MCSA
14 25 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 21 (3.03%) Security Cleared
16 18 (2.60%) CCDP
17 13 (1.88%) VCP4
18 10 (1.44%) SC Cleared
18 10 (1.44%) MCP
19 9 (1.30%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.23%) SLA
2 50 (7.22%) PCI DSS
3 24 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (2.31%) QA
5 2 (0.29%) HIPAA
System Software
1 149 (21.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 143 (20.63%) Active Directory
3 36 (5.19%) vSphere
4 29 (4.18%) VMware ESX
5 26 (3.75%) Terminal Services
6 25 (3.61%) Hyper-V
7 19 (2.74%) XenServer
8 11 (1.59%) ProxySG
9 9 (1.30%) Firmware
9 9 (1.30%) XenApp
9 9 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (1.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 6 (0.87%) Terminal Server
12 5 (0.72%) NFS
12 5 (0.72%) Xen
13 4 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.43%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.43%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (3.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 19 (2.74%) Nagios
3 17 (2.45%) Puppet
4 13 (1.88%) FortiGate
5 12 (1.73%) Cisco CUCM
6 10 (1.44%) NetBackup
7 9 (1.30%) SolarWinds Orion
8 8 (1.15%) Opsview
8 8 (1.15%) Graphite
8 8 (1.15%) Salt
9 7 (1.01%) Backup Exec
9 7 (1.01%) Cacti
9 7 (1.01%) SCCM
10 6 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.58%) Cobbler
12 3 (0.43%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.43%) Kibana
12 3 (0.43%) logstash
13 2 (0.29%) yum
13 2 (0.29%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 462 (66.67%) Cisco
2 237 (34.20%) CheckPoint
3 200 (28.86%) VMware
4 127 (18.33%) Microsoft
5 98 (14.14%) Juniper
6 90 (12.99%) HP
6 90 (12.99%) F5
7 70 (10.10%) Citrix
8 57 (8.23%) Blue Coat
9 48 (6.93%) Red Hat
10 37 (5.34%) Imperva
11 35 (5.05%) Infoblox
12 31 (4.47%) Symantec
12 31 (4.47%) SolarWinds
13 30 (4.33%) Dell
14 29 (4.18%) Oracle
15 19 (2.74%) Riverbed
16 18 (2.60%) NetApp
17 13 (1.88%) Fortinet
17 13 (1.88%) ScanSafe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + depending on exp + good bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Goole, North Humberside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum + UPTO 20% BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 65,000 + 5000 car and other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago