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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 49 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 316 355 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.57% 5.40% 5.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.40% 28.91% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 275 249 247
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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
1197 1228 1234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.30% 18.69% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 954 851 953
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -9 217 £41,500 +18.57% 37
North Yorkshire +9 59 £50,000 +33.33% 8
South Yorkshire -6 22 £38,125 +8.92%
East Yorkshire +6 14 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 509 (70.60%) Cisco
2 365 (50.62%) Cisco Certification
3 279 (38.70%) CCNP
4 252 (34.95%) Network Security
5 242 (33.56%) CheckPoint
6 216 (29.96%) Windows
7 214 (29.68%) WAN
8 213 (29.54%) LAN
9 200 (27.74%) VMware
10 180 (24.97%) CCNA
11 179 (24.83%) Cisco ASA
12 162 (22.47%) DNS
13 148 (20.53%) Linux
14 146 (20.25%) Active Directory
15 142 (19.69%) MPLS
16 141 (19.56%) TCP/IP
17 139 (19.28%) BGP
18 136 (18.86%) VMware Infrastructure
19 130 (18.03%) Microsoft
20 126 (17.48%) VoIP
20 126 (17.48%) ITIL
21 121 (16.78%) VPN
22 101 (14.01%) OSPF
23 98 (13.59%) Juniper
24 96 (13.31%) HP
24 96 (13.31%) E-Commerce
24 96 (13.31%) Load Balancing
25 95 (13.18%) SAN
26 91 (12.62%) DHCP
27 90 (12.48%) Cisco Nexus

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 48 (6.66%) MS Exchange
2 32 (4.44%) IIS
2 32 (4.44%) Apache
3 21 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 20 (2.77%) Tomcat
5 17 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (1.53%) nginx
9 9 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (1.11%) Lync
11 7 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.55%) JBoss
13 3 (0.42%) Node.js
13 3 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.42%) Site Server
14 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.28%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 64 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.66%) MS Office
3 5 (0.69%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.69%) MS Project
3 5 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.28%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.39%) Office 365
2 9 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (0.83%) IaaS
4 5 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (0.55%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.28%) PaaS
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 252 (34.95%) Network Security
2 214 (29.68%) WAN
3 213 (29.54%) LAN
4 179 (24.83%) Cisco ASA
5 162 (22.47%) DNS
6 142 (19.69%) MPLS
7 141 (19.56%) TCP/IP
8 139 (19.28%) BGP
9 126 (17.48%) VoIP
10 121 (16.78%) VPN
11 101 (14.01%) OSPF
12 95 (13.18%) SAN
13 91 (12.62%) DHCP
14 90 (12.48%) Cisco Nexus
15 80 (11.10%) Wireless
16 69 (9.57%) SSL
17 55 (7.63%) EIGRP
18 53 (7.35%) VLAN
19 51 (7.07%) IPsec
20 44 (6.10%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (10.54%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.13%) MySQL
3 23 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (1.66%) Relational Database
6 10 (1.39%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.11%) MongoDB
8 7 (0.97%) Informix
8 7 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.83%) DTS
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.55%) Redis
11 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.28%) DB2
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 16 (2.22%) JIRA
2 15 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.66%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.53%) Subversion
5 8 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (0.83%) Maven
7 4 (0.55%) Hudson
8 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.14%) JUnit
8 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.14%) MSI
8 1 (0.14%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.14%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.14%) Selenium
General
1 53 (7.35%) Finance
2 33 (4.58%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.91%) Games
4 10 (1.39%) Retail
5 9 (1.25%) Legal
6 7 (0.97%) Law
6 7 (0.97%) Banking
7 4 (0.55%) Back Office
7 4 (0.55%) Electronics
7 4 (0.55%) Military
8 3 (0.42%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.42%) Advertising
9 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.14%) Automotive
9 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 267 (37.03%) Network Engineer
2 148 (20.53%) Analyst
3 77 (10.68%) Security Analyst
4 69 (9.57%) Network Analyst
5 57 (7.91%) Network Security Analyst
6 47 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 46 (6.38%) Architect
8 45 (6.24%) Administrator
9 44 (6.10%) Senior Network Engineer
10 43 (5.96%) Network Specialist
11 40 (5.55%) Security Specialist
12 39 (5.41%) Network Security Specialist
13 37 (5.13%) Network Support
14 34 (4.72%) Security Engineer
15 29 (4.02%) 3rd Line Support
15 29 (4.02%) Technical Analyst
16 28 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
17 25 (3.47%) Support Analyst
18 23 (3.19%) Network Security Engineer
18 23 (3.19%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.05%) Middleware
2 15 (2.08%) Web Services
3 10 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (1.25%) LAMP
5 8 (1.11%) WebCenter
6 7 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (0.69%) .NET
7 5 (0.69%) J2EE
7 5 (0.69%) Application Packaging
8 4 (0.55%) SOAP
8 4 (0.55%) REST
9 3 (0.42%) Memcached
9 3 (0.42%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.28%) XML
10 2 (0.28%) COM
10 2 (0.28%) HTML
11 1 (0.14%) HTML5
11 1 (0.14%) CSS
11 1 (0.14%) jQuery
11 1 (0.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (5.55%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 31 (4.30%) Replication
4 18 (2.50%) Fat Client
4 18 (2.50%) Thin Client
5 13 (1.80%) CMDB
6 10 (1.39%) Clustering
7 9 (1.25%) Open Source
7 9 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
7 9 (1.25%) IBM XIV
8 8 (1.11%) PKI
8 8 (1.11%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.11%) Cryptography
8 8 (1.11%) Client/Server
9 7 (0.97%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.69%) IVR
10 5 (0.69%) Telematics
10 5 (0.69%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.55%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 216 (29.96%) Windows
2 148 (20.53%) Linux
3 88 (12.21%) UNIX
4 49 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 36 (4.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (4.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (2.77%) Solaris
9 17 (2.36%) Windows 7
9 17 (2.36%) CentOS
10 16 (2.22%) HPUX
11 13 (1.80%) Windows 8
11 13 (1.80%) AIX
11 13 (1.80%) Mac OS
12 12 (1.66%) Ubuntu
13 9 (1.25%) Windows XP
13 9 (1.25%) Windows Vista
14 7 (0.97%) Debian
15 6 (0.83%) Android
15 6 (0.83%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (17.48%) ITIL
2 96 (13.31%) E-Commerce
2 96 (13.31%) Load Balancing
3 75 (10.40%) Project Management
4 70 (9.71%) Information Security
5 69 (9.57%) Incident Management
6 62 (8.60%) Mentoring
7 56 (7.77%) Business Continuity
8 54 (7.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 48 (6.66%) Capacity Planning
10 47 (6.52%) Change Management
11 44 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
12 43 (5.96%) Network Design
13 41 (5.69%) Service Management
14 33 (4.58%) Performance Monitoring
14 33 (4.58%) Line Management
15 32 (4.44%) SIEM
16 30 (4.16%) Service Delivery
17 28 (3.88%) Kalman Filter
18 23 (3.19%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (8.32%) Shell Script
2 41 (5.69%) SQL
3 25 (3.47%) PHP
4 21 (2.91%) Java
5 20 (2.77%) Perl
5 20 (2.77%) Lisp
6 14 (1.94%) Bash Shell
7 12 (1.66%) T-SQL
8 11 (1.53%) C
9 7 (0.97%) PowerShell
10 6 (0.83%) Python
11 5 (0.69%) Ruby
12 2 (0.28%) C++
13 1 (0.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 365 (50.62%) Cisco Certification
2 279 (38.70%) CCNP
3 180 (24.97%) CCNA
4 71 (9.85%) CCSE
5 62 (8.60%) CCSP
6 59 (8.18%) CCSA
6 59 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 51 (7.07%) CCIE
8 49 (6.80%) MCSE
9 45 (6.24%) ITIL Certification
10 44 (6.10%) CISSP
11 35 (4.85%) MCSA
12 31 (4.30%) Degree
13 25 (3.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 22 (3.05%) Security Cleared
15 20 (2.77%) CCDP
16 14 (1.94%) MCP
17 12 (1.66%) SC Cleared
18 10 (1.39%) CCIP
19 8 (1.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.77%) SLA
2 51 (7.07%) PCI DSS
3 21 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (2.08%) QA
5 2 (0.28%) HIPAA
System Software
1 146 (20.25%) Active Directory
2 136 (18.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (5.13%) vSphere
4 29 (4.02%) Hyper-V
5 27 (3.74%) Terminal Services
6 26 (3.61%) VMware ESX
7 20 (2.77%) XenServer
8 14 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (1.66%) Firmware
9 12 (1.66%) XenApp
10 10 (1.39%) Xen
10 10 (1.39%) ProxySG
11 8 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (0.83%) Terminal Server
12 6 (0.83%) XenDesktop
13 5 (0.69%) KVM
13 5 (0.69%) MetaFrame
13 5 (0.69%) NFS
14 4 (0.55%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 24 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 23 (3.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 17 (2.36%) Nagios
4 13 (1.80%) FortiGate
5 11 (1.53%) Puppet
6 10 (1.39%) NetBackup
7 8 (1.11%) Backup Exec
7 8 (1.11%) Opsview
7 8 (1.11%) Graphite
8 7 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
8 7 (0.97%) SCCM
8 7 (0.97%) Cacti
9 6 (0.83%) Salt
10 5 (0.69%) Ganglia
11 4 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.42%) PureDisk
12 3 (0.42%) Cisco UCCX
12 3 (0.42%) logstash
12 3 (0.42%) Kibana
12 3 (0.42%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 509 (70.60%) Cisco
2 242 (33.56%) CheckPoint
3 200 (27.74%) VMware
4 130 (18.03%) Microsoft
5 98 (13.59%) Juniper
6 96 (13.31%) HP
7 76 (10.54%) Citrix
8 72 (9.99%) F5
9 51 (7.07%) Red Hat
10 45 (6.24%) Blue Coat
11 33 (4.58%) Oracle
11 33 (4.58%) Symantec
12 32 (4.44%) SolarWinds
13 30 (4.16%) Imperva
14 29 (4.02%) Infoblox
15 25 (3.47%) Dell
16 20 (2.77%) Motorola
17 18 (2.50%) Fortinet
17 18 (2.50%) NetApp
18 15 (2.08%) Brocade
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40K + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £39000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
ebuyer.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
Online Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and comprehensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + potential relocator package
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + generous bonus + excellent benefit
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago