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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 50 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 338 342 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.11% 4.76% 5.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.35% 26.21% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 275 253 208
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
1078 1305 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.28% 18.17% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 849 1015 829
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +2 242 £45,000 +28.57% 20
South Yorkshire +4 44 £41,500 -2.35% 5
North Yorkshire +2 42 £40,000 -15.78% 5
East Yorkshire -4 3 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 398 (60.12%) Cisco
2 282 (42.60%) Cisco Certification
3 257 (38.82%) CheckPoint
4 223 (33.69%) CCNP
5 206 (31.12%) Network Security
6 192 (29.00%) Windows
7 186 (28.10%) LAN
8 176 (26.59%) CCNA
9 172 (25.98%) ITIL
10 169 (25.53%) VMware
11 167 (25.23%) Data Centre
12 165 (24.92%) Linux
13 159 (24.02%) WAN
14 143 (21.60%) Active Directory
15 141 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
16 140 (21.15%) Cisco ASA
17 130 (19.64%) DNS
18 105 (15.86%) Microsoft
19 98 (14.80%) TCP/IP
20 92 (13.90%) VPN
20 92 (13.90%) F5
21 89 (13.44%) Juniper
21 89 (13.44%) UNIX
22 88 (13.29%) Load Balancing
23 82 (12.39%) CCSE
23 82 (12.39%) Cisco Nexus
24 73 (11.03%) Wireless
25 72 (10.88%) MPLS
26 70 (10.57%) Project Management
26 70 (10.57%) ITIL Certification

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 37 (5.59%) MS Exchange
2 36 (5.44%) IIS
3 18 (2.72%) Apache
4 16 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.66%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.66%) Lync
7 9 (1.36%) nginx
7 9 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.45%) JBoss
12 2 (0.30%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.30%) Confluence
12 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.30%) Site Server
12 2 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 56 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.91%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.76%) MS Office
4 2 (0.30%) MS Project
5 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.21%) Office 365
3 6 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (0.91%) Amazon S3
3 6 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 206 (31.12%) Network Security
2 186 (28.10%) LAN
3 159 (24.02%) WAN
4 140 (21.15%) Cisco ASA
5 130 (19.64%) DNS
6 98 (14.80%) TCP/IP
7 92 (13.90%) VPN
8 82 (12.39%) Cisco Nexus
9 73 (11.03%) Wireless
10 72 (10.88%) MPLS
11 69 (10.42%) VoIP
12 68 (10.27%) DHCP
13 60 (9.06%) BGP
14 57 (8.61%) SAN
15 52 (7.85%) OSPF
16 41 (6.19%) SSL
17 35 (5.29%) IPsec
18 33 (4.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 33 (4.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
19 32 (4.83%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (9.37%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.53%) MySQL
3 18 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.60%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.30%) DB2
7 2 (0.30%) DTS
7 2 (0.30%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (1.36%) Metasploit
2 8 (1.21%) JIRA
3 6 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.45%) Subversion
5 2 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
General
1 55 (8.31%) Finance
2 20 (3.02%) Banking
3 19 (2.87%) Retail
4 15 (2.27%) Legal
4 15 (2.27%) Games
5 10 (1.51%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.06%) Local Government
7 5 (0.76%) Law
8 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.30%) Marketing
9 2 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 180 (27.19%) Network Engineer
2 116 (17.52%) Analyst
3 75 (11.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 65 (9.82%) Architect
5 61 (9.21%) Security Analyst
6 58 (8.76%) Network Specialist
7 51 (7.70%) Security Specialist
8 49 (7.40%) Network Security Specialist
9 44 (6.65%) Network Analyst
10 41 (6.19%) Security Engineer
11 40 (6.04%) Network Architect
12 37 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 33 (4.98%) Network Security Analyst
14 30 (4.53%) Infrastructure Manager
14 30 (4.53%) Administrator
15 27 (4.08%) Consultant
16 22 (3.32%) Infrastructure Architect
16 22 (3.32%) Network Security Engineer
17 20 (3.02%) Technical Analyst
18 16 (2.42%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.23%) Middleware
2 18 (2.72%) RESTful
3 14 (2.11%) Web Services
4 10 (1.51%) LAMP
5 7 (1.06%) WebCenter
6 5 (0.76%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (0.60%) J2EE
8 3 (0.45%) XML
9 2 (0.30%) REST
9 2 (0.30%) Memcached
9 2 (0.30%) COM
9 2 (0.30%) SOAP
9 2 (0.30%) .NET
10 1 (0.15%) SAML
10 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 167 (25.23%) Data Centre
2 57 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (2.72%) Replication
4 17 (2.57%) Clustering
5 16 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 13 (1.96%) Public Cloud
7 13 (1.96%) Cryptography
8 12 (1.81%) Fat Client
8 12 (1.81%) Thin Client
9 10 (1.51%) Online Banking
10 7 (1.06%) IVR
10 7 (1.06%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.91%) Data Integration
11 6 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (0.76%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.60%) CMDB
13 4 (0.60%) Statistics
13 4 (0.60%) E-Learning
13 4 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 192 (29.00%) Windows
2 165 (24.92%) Linux
3 89 (13.44%) UNIX
4 52 (7.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (6.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (2.42%) CentOS
9 13 (1.96%) Windows 7
10 11 (1.66%) Windows 8
11 10 (1.51%) Solaris
12 9 (1.36%) Mac OS
13 8 (1.21%) Debian
14 7 (1.06%) HPUX
15 6 (0.91%) SUSE
15 6 (0.91%) AIX
15 6 (0.91%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.45%) Android
17 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (25.98%) ITIL
2 88 (13.29%) Load Balancing
3 70 (10.57%) Project Management
4 60 (9.06%) Information Security
5 55 (8.31%) E-Commerce
6 54 (8.16%) Mentoring
7 38 (5.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 38 (5.74%) Capacity Planning
8 36 (5.44%) Business Continuity
8 36 (5.44%) Network Design
9 32 (4.83%) Incident Management
10 30 (4.53%) SIEM
11 27 (4.08%) Migration
12 25 (3.78%) Network Architecture
12 25 (3.78%) Performance Tuning
12 25 (3.78%) Kalman Filter
13 22 (3.32%) Change Management
13 22 (3.32%) DevOps
13 22 (3.32%) Network Monitoring
14 21 (3.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (5.29%) SQL
2 23 (3.47%) PHP
3 20 (3.02%) Shell Script
4 18 (2.72%) Python
5 16 (2.42%) Perl
6 13 (1.96%) Java
7 8 (1.21%) Bash Shell
7 8 (1.21%) C
8 5 (0.76%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.60%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 282 (42.60%) Cisco Certification
2 223 (33.69%) CCNP
3 176 (26.59%) CCNA
4 82 (12.39%) CCSE
5 70 (10.57%) ITIL Certification
6 61 (9.21%) CCSA
7 60 (9.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 48 (7.25%) MCSE
9 36 (5.44%) CISSP
10 33 (4.98%) Degree
11 28 (4.23%) CCSP
12 25 (3.78%) MCSA
13 23 (3.47%) CCIE
14 22 (3.32%) CCDP
15 14 (2.11%) Security Cleared
16 11 (1.66%) Check Point Certification
16 11 (1.66%) MCITP
17 9 (1.36%) CCDA
17 9 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 8 (1.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.95%) SLA
2 41 (6.19%) PCI DSS
3 34 (5.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (2.87%) QA
System Software
1 143 (21.60%) Active Directory
2 141 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (5.89%) VMware ESX
4 33 (4.98%) vSphere
5 24 (3.63%) Hyper-V
5 24 (3.63%) Terminal Services
6 17 (2.57%) XenServer
7 12 (1.81%) ProxySG
8 10 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.91%) vCloud
10 5 (0.76%) XenApp
11 4 (0.60%) Xen
11 4 (0.60%) Firmware
12 2 (0.30%) Squid
12 2 (0.30%) Snort
12 2 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.30%) NFS
12 2 (0.30%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.15%) KVM
13 1 (0.15%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 20 (3.02%) Norton AntiVirus
2 19 (2.87%) Puppet
3 12 (1.81%) Nagios
4 11 (1.66%) Cobbler
5 9 (1.36%) FortiGate
5 9 (1.36%) Nessus
6 8 (1.21%) Backup Exec
7 7 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (0.91%) SCCM
8 6 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.91%) Salt
9 5 (0.76%) OpenView
10 4 (0.60%) SCOM
11 3 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.45%) Nmap
11 3 (0.45%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.45%) CORE IMPACT
12 2 (0.30%) yum
12 2 (0.30%) Cacti
12 2 (0.30%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 398 (60.12%) Cisco
2 257 (38.82%) CheckPoint
3 169 (25.53%) VMware
4 105 (15.86%) Microsoft
5 92 (13.90%) F5
6 89 (13.44%) Juniper
7 68 (10.27%) HP
8 59 (8.91%) Blue Coat
9 57 (8.61%) Citrix
10 50 (7.55%) Red Hat
11 25 (3.78%) SolarWinds
12 24 (3.63%) Infoblox
12 24 (3.63%) Imperva
13 23 (3.47%) NetApp
13 23 (3.47%) Dell
13 23 (3.47%) Fortinet
14 21 (3.17%) Symantec
15 18 (2.72%) Riverbed
16 17 (2.57%) Oracle
17 14 (2.11%) Sourcefire
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £32.7k - 37.5k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- 50,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Kirk Balk Academy
Salary: From £32,778 to £35,662 per annum (Grade 9)
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £44000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Fruition IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 days ago
Harrogate
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago