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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 49 57 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 357 247 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.73% 4.19% 5.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.59% 25.20% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 296 203 267
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
1395 980 1237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.49% 16.62% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1046 740 946
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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 +9 242 £40,000 +10.34% 29
North Yorkshire -1 54 £40,000 -11.11% 8
South Yorkshire +8 51 £52,500 +50.00% 7
East Yorkshire - 4 £27,500 - 2
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 564 (72.87%) Cisco
2 437 (56.46%) Cisco Certification
3 322 (41.60%) CCNP
4 263 (33.98%) WAN
5 260 (33.59%) LAN
6 237 (30.62%) Windows
7 236 (30.49%) Network Security
8 230 (29.72%) CCNA
8 230 (29.72%) CheckPoint
9 224 (28.94%) Cisco ASA
10 205 (26.49%) VMware
11 172 (22.22%) MPLS
12 162 (20.93%) BGP
13 161 (20.80%) Active Directory
14 157 (20.28%) VoIP
15 150 (19.38%) DNS
16 143 (18.48%) VPN
17 141 (18.22%) TCP/IP
18 140 (18.09%) Microsoft
19 133 (17.18%) SAN
20 132 (17.05%) Linux
21 129 (16.67%) Load Balancing
22 125 (16.15%) ITIL
23 123 (15.89%) E-Commerce
24 121 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
25 107 (13.82%) Cisco Nexus
26 99 (12.79%) OSPF
27 88 (11.37%) Incident Management
28 87 (11.24%) Juniper
29 84 (10.85%) HP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 66 (8.53%) MS Exchange
2 40 (5.17%) Apache
3 36 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 32 (4.13%) IIS
5 22 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (2.45%) Lync
6 19 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (2.07%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.78%) nginx
12 5 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.39%) Node.js
13 3 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.26%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.26%) Site Server
14 2 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.26%) CMS
Applications
1 84 (10.85%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.94%) MS Office
3 7 (0.90%) MS Project
3 7 (0.90%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.26%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.16%) SaaS
2 8 (1.03%) Office 365
3 6 (0.78%) IaaS
4 5 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 263 (33.98%) WAN
2 260 (33.59%) LAN
3 236 (30.49%) Network Security
4 224 (28.94%) Cisco ASA
5 172 (22.22%) MPLS
6 162 (20.93%) BGP
7 157 (20.28%) VoIP
8 150 (19.38%) DNS
9 143 (18.48%) VPN
10 141 (18.22%) TCP/IP
11 133 (17.18%) SAN
12 107 (13.82%) Cisco Nexus
13 99 (12.79%) OSPF
14 82 (10.59%) EIGRP
15 71 (9.17%) DHCP
16 65 (8.40%) Internet
17 58 (7.49%) DMVPN
18 56 (7.24%) Wireless
18 56 (7.24%) SSL
19 53 (6.85%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.01%) MySQL
3 25 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (1.68%) RDBMS
5 13 (1.68%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (1.42%) Redis
8 8 (1.03%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.03%) Informix
9 6 (0.78%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.52%) DTS
12 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.13%) SQLPlus
14 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (2.07%) Git (software)
2 14 (1.81%) Jenkins
3 13 (1.68%) JIRA
4 12 (1.55%) Subversion
5 9 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (0.90%) Maven
7 5 (0.65%) Hudson
8 2 (0.26%) MSI
8 2 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.13%) JUnit
9 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.13%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.13%) Selenium
General
1 65 (8.40%) Finance
2 37 (4.78%) Telecoms
3 13 (1.68%) Games
4 12 (1.55%) Banking
5 10 (1.29%) Advertising
6 9 (1.16%) Retail
7 7 (0.90%) Law
8 6 (0.78%) Legal
8 6 (0.78%) Military
9 5 (0.65%) Back Office
10 4 (0.52%) Electronics
11 3 (0.39%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.13%) Automotive
12 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 328 (42.38%) Network Engineer
2 131 (16.93%) Analyst
3 68 (8.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 66 (8.53%) Support Engineer
5 56 (7.24%) Network Analyst
6 54 (6.98%) Security Analyst
7 49 (6.33%) Administrator
8 48 (6.20%) Network Support
9 47 (6.07%) Architect
10 41 (5.30%) Network Security Analyst
11 35 (4.52%) Support Analyst
12 34 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support
13 31 (4.01%) Systems Administrator
13 31 (4.01%) Security Engineer
13 31 (4.01%) Network Support Engineer
14 28 (3.62%) Senior Analyst
15 27 (3.49%) Technical Analyst
16 26 (3.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 23 (2.97%) Network Architect
17 23 (2.97%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.45%) Middleware
2 9 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (1.16%) Web Services
3 8 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (0.90%) .NET
5 6 (0.78%) SOAP
5 6 (0.78%) WebCenter
5 6 (0.78%) Application Packaging
5 6 (0.78%) REST
6 5 (0.65%) J2EE
7 4 (0.52%) LAMP
8 3 (0.39%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (0.39%) Memcached
9 2 (0.26%) HTML
9 2 (0.26%) XML
10 1 (0.13%) CGI
10 1 (0.13%) COM
10 1 (0.13%) CSS
10 1 (0.13%) XMPP
10 1 (0.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (4.01%) Management Information System
2 30 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (3.62%) Replication
4 17 (2.20%) Enterprise Storage
4 17 (2.20%) IBM XIV
5 16 (2.07%) Clustering
5 16 (2.07%) PKI
6 15 (1.94%) CMDB
6 15 (1.94%) Fat Client
6 15 (1.94%) Thin Client
7 9 (1.16%) SecurID
8 8 (1.03%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.03%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.03%) iPhone
8 8 (1.03%) Open Source
9 7 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
9 7 (0.90%) HP StorageWorks
9 7 (0.90%) Computer Science
10 6 (0.78%) iPad
11 5 (0.65%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 237 (30.62%) Windows
2 132 (17.05%) Linux
3 78 (10.08%) UNIX
4 66 (8.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 45 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (3.36%) Solaris
9 21 (2.71%) Windows 7
10 20 (2.58%) HPUX
11 15 (1.94%) CentOS
12 14 (1.81%) Windows 8
13 11 (1.42%) Ubuntu
14 10 (1.29%) Windows XP
15 9 (1.16%) AIX
15 9 (1.16%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.90%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.65%) Android
17 5 (0.65%) Debian
18 3 (0.39%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 125 (16.15%) ITIL
3 123 (15.89%) E-Commerce
4 88 (11.37%) Incident Management
5 72 (9.30%) Business Continuity
6 68 (8.79%) Project Management
6 68 (8.79%) Capacity Planning
7 64 (8.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 63 (8.14%) Change Management
9 56 (7.24%) Performance Tuning
10 55 (7.11%) Information Security
11 45 (5.81%) Service Management
11 45 (5.81%) Mentoring
12 44 (5.68%) Network Design
13 37 (4.78%) Performance Monitoring
14 33 (4.26%) Service Delivery
14 33 (4.26%) Problem Management
15 32 (4.13%) Line Management
16 26 (3.36%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (3.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 71 (9.17%) Shell Script
2 42 (5.43%) Lisp
3 39 (5.04%) SQL
4 30 (3.88%) Perl
5 28 (3.62%) PHP
6 21 (2.71%) Bash Shell
7 18 (2.33%) Java
8 9 (1.16%) C
9 8 (1.03%) T-SQL
10 7 (0.90%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.65%) Ruby
11 5 (0.65%) Python
12 4 (0.52%) C++
13 2 (0.26%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.26%) R
Qualifications
1 437 (56.46%) Cisco Certification
2 322 (41.60%) CCNP
3 230 (29.72%) CCNA
4 76 (9.82%) CCSP
5 65 (8.40%) CCIE
6 60 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 55 (7.11%) CCSE
8 54 (6.98%) CCSA
9 50 (6.46%) MCSE
10 39 (5.04%) MCSA
11 34 (4.39%) ITIL Certification
12 30 (3.88%) CISSP
13 27 (3.49%) Degree
14 22 (2.84%) Security Cleared
15 21 (2.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 17 (2.20%) MCP
16 17 (2.20%) CCDP
17 14 (1.81%) CCIP
18 13 (1.68%) SC Cleared
19 10 (1.29%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.46%) SLA
2 48 (6.20%) PCI DSS
3 30 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.16%) QA
5 2 (0.26%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 161 (20.80%) Active Directory
2 121 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (5.30%) vSphere
4 30 (3.88%) Hyper-V
5 24 (3.10%) VMware ESX
6 22 (2.84%) Terminal Services
7 16 (2.07%) XenServer
8 15 (1.94%) Firmware
9 14 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (1.55%) XenApp
11 9 (1.16%) Squid
11 9 (1.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 8 (1.03%) ProxySG
13 7 (0.90%) NFS
13 7 (0.90%) XenDesktop
13 7 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (0.90%) UAG
14 6 (0.78%) Xen
14 6 (0.78%) MetaFrame
14 6 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 45 (5.81%) Cisco CUCM
2 25 (3.23%) Nagios
3 17 (2.20%) FortiGate
4 16 (2.07%) Opsview
5 12 (1.55%) SCCM
6 10 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (1.29%) Puppet
7 9 (1.16%) NetBackup
8 8 (1.03%) Cacti
8 8 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
9 6 (0.78%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.65%) Ganglia
11 4 (0.52%) SCOM
11 4 (0.52%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.39%) PureDisk
12 3 (0.39%) MAILsweeper
12 3 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
12 3 (0.39%) logstash
12 3 (0.39%) Salt
12 3 (0.39%) Kibana
Vendors
1 564 (72.87%) Cisco
2 230 (29.72%) CheckPoint
3 205 (26.49%) VMware
4 140 (18.09%) Microsoft
5 87 (11.24%) Juniper
6 84 (10.85%) Citrix
6 84 (10.85%) HP
7 67 (8.66%) F5
8 61 (7.88%) Red Hat
9 44 (5.68%) Oracle
10 42 (5.43%) Motorola
11 40 (5.17%) SolarWinds
12 27 (3.49%) Blue Coat
13 25 (3.23%) Dell
14 22 (2.84%) NetApp
14 22 (2.84%) Symantec
15 21 (2.71%) Imperva
16 19 (2.45%) Veritas
17 18 (2.33%) IBM
18 17 (2.20%) Fortinet
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Goole, North Humberside
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus + pension + onsite gym
Posted: 15 hours ago
Goole, North Humberside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Good Benefits + On-call
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + £6,000 on call
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum (dep on exp) + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health, 27 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum + Training and Certifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago