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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 44 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 313 317 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.93% 4.45% 5.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.84% 26.93% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 260 266 241
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
953 1177 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.00% 16.54% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 801 938 828
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +6 235 £42,500 +2.40% 39
North Yorkshire +17 54 £33,750 -32.50% 4
South Yorkshire +16 18 £31,250 -26.47% 4
East Yorkshire -12 2 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 344 (58.11%) Cisco
2 215 (36.32%) Cisco Certification
3 194 (32.77%) Windows
3 194 (32.77%) Linux
4 174 (29.39%) CheckPoint
5 169 (28.55%) CCNP
6 148 (25.00%) CCNA
7 147 (24.83%) LAN
8 133 (22.47%) WAN
9 132 (22.30%) Network Security
10 126 (21.28%) VMware
11 122 (20.61%) Cisco ASA
12 120 (20.27%) DNS
13 118 (19.93%) Microsoft
14 117 (19.76%) VPN
14 117 (19.76%) ITIL
15 113 (19.09%) Data Centre
16 110 (18.58%) VMware Infrastructure
17 97 (16.39%) TCP/IP
17 97 (16.39%) Active Directory
18 91 (15.37%) Load Balancing
19 86 (14.53%) Juniper
20 85 (14.36%) Puppet
21 83 (14.02%) Opscode Chef
22 80 (13.51%) Red Hat
22 80 (13.51%) Unix
22 80 (13.51%) Wireless
23 74 (12.50%) Windows Server
24 73 (12.33%) F5
24 73 (12.33%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 35 (5.91%) MS Exchange
2 33 (5.57%) IIS
3 30 (5.07%) Apache
4 21 (3.55%) JBoss
5 19 (3.21%) CloudStack
5 19 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (3.21%) OpenStack
6 16 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 15 (2.53%) WebLogic
8 14 (2.36%) WebSphere
9 11 (1.86%) Skype for Business
10 10 (1.69%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (1.01%) CMS
13 4 (0.68%) nginx
14 3 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
15 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.34%) Mule
Applications
1 41 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.20%) Office 365
2 11 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.34%) IaaS
5 2 (0.34%) SaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 147 (24.83%) LAN
2 133 (22.47%) WAN
3 132 (22.30%) Network Security
4 122 (20.61%) Cisco ASA
5 120 (20.27%) DNS
6 117 (19.76%) VPN
7 97 (16.39%) TCP/IP
8 80 (13.51%) Wireless
9 72 (12.16%) BGP
10 66 (11.15%) VLAN
11 61 (10.30%) Cisco Nexus
12 59 (9.97%) Internet
13 57 (9.63%) VoIP
14 56 (9.46%) SSL
15 53 (8.95%) IPsec
16 50 (8.45%) SAN
17 45 (7.60%) MPLS
18 40 (6.76%) OSPF
19 29 (4.90%) Cisco PIX
20 25 (4.22%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.08%) MySQL
3 13 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (2.03%) Informix
5 10 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.01%) Big Data
8 5 (0.84%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.84%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.51%) Couchbase
10 3 (0.51%) DTS
10 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.17%) OLAP
12 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (7.09%) Git (software)
2 37 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 15 (2.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (1.35%) Subversion
5 5 (0.84%) Hudson
5 5 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (0.68%) JIRA
6 4 (0.68%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.34%) AnthillPro
7 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.17%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.17%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.17%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
General
1 64 (10.81%) Finance
2 30 (5.07%) Banking
3 24 (4.05%) Games
4 23 (3.89%) Retail
5 20 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.86%) Back Office
7 6 (1.01%) Legal
7 6 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.34%) Electronics
9 2 (0.34%) Law
9 2 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 187 (31.59%) Network Engineer
2 110 (18.58%) Cisco Engineer
3 105 (17.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 98 (16.55%) Analyst
5 73 (12.33%) Security Engineer
6 61 (10.30%) Network Security Engineer
7 55 (9.29%) Administrator
8 52 (8.78%) Security Analyst
9 49 (8.28%) Senior Network Engineer
10 45 (7.60%) DevOps Engineer
11 41 (6.93%) Firewall Engineer
12 40 (6.76%) Network Analyst
13 39 (6.59%) Systems Engineer
14 38 (6.42%) Cisco Security Engineer
15 35 (5.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 35 (5.91%) Systems Administrator
16 28 (4.73%) Cisco Analyst
16 28 (4.73%) Cisco Network Analyst
16 28 (4.73%) Linux Administrator
16 28 (4.73%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.22%) LAMP
2 17 (2.87%) .NET
3 16 (2.70%) Middleware
4 7 (1.18%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (1.18%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (1.18%) Web Services
5 4 (0.68%) CSS
5 4 (0.68%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (0.68%) SOAP
5 4 (0.68%) XML
6 3 (0.51%) 802.1X
6 3 (0.51%) XMPP
7 1 (0.17%) COM
7 1 (0.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 113 (19.09%) Data Centre
2 33 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (4.22%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.21%) Online Banking
5 17 (2.87%) IBM XIV
6 16 (2.70%) Replication
7 15 (2.53%) Clustering
8 12 (2.03%) Driving Licence
9 10 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (1.69%) PMI
10 8 (1.35%) CLARiiON
10 8 (1.35%) Computer Science
10 8 (1.35%) Cyberthreat
10 8 (1.35%) SecurID
11 7 (1.18%) Online Games
11 7 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
11 7 (1.18%) Xbox
12 6 (1.01%) Handset
13 5 (0.84%) iPhone
14 4 (0.68%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 194 (32.77%) Linux
1 194 (32.77%) Windows
2 80 (13.51%) Unix
3 74 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 69 (11.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (5.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (4.73%) Windows 7
8 22 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (2.70%) CentOS
10 12 (2.03%) Android
10 12 (2.03%) HPUX
10 12 (2.03%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.86%) Debian
11 11 (1.86%) Solaris
11 11 (1.86%) Windows XP
12 9 (1.52%) AIX
12 9 (1.52%) Ubuntu
13 8 (1.35%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.34%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (19.76%) ITIL
2 91 (15.37%) Load Balancing
3 72 (12.16%) DevOps
4 55 (9.29%) High Availability
5 53 (8.95%) Configuration Management
6 51 (8.61%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (6.59%) E-Commerce
8 37 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 37 (6.25%) Information Security
8 37 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 31 (5.24%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (5.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 31 (5.24%) Performance Tuning
10 28 (4.73%) Service Management
11 27 (4.56%) Capacity Planning
11 27 (4.56%) Project Management
12 26 (4.39%) Business Continuity
12 26 (4.39%) Mentoring
12 26 (4.39%) SIEM
13 23 (3.89%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (11.15%) Bash Shell
2 55 (9.29%) SQL
3 50 (8.45%) Java
4 47 (7.94%) PHP
5 44 (7.43%) Python
6 36 (6.08%) Ruby
7 32 (5.41%) Shell Script
8 24 (4.05%) Perl
9 22 (3.72%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.18%) C++
11 5 (0.84%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.34%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.34%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.34%) VB
13 1 (0.17%) Go
13 1 (0.17%) VBA
13 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 215 (36.32%) Cisco Certification
2 169 (28.55%) CCNP
3 148 (25.00%) CCNA
4 49 (8.28%) CCSA
5 48 (8.11%) CCIE
6 46 (7.77%) CCSP
7 44 (7.43%) CCSE
8 35 (5.91%) CISSP
9 28 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 25 (4.22%) Degree
11 22 (3.72%) CCDA
12 18 (3.04%) CCDP
13 16 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (2.53%) CCDE
15 13 (2.20%) MCSA
15 13 (2.20%) Security Cleared
16 12 (2.03%) MCSE
17 10 (1.69%) CISM
17 10 (1.69%) PMI Certification
17 10 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.73%) PCI DSS
2 22 (3.72%) SLA
3 20 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.35%) COBIT
5 5 (0.84%) QA
6 4 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 110 (18.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (16.39%) Active Directory
3 71 (11.99%) vSphere
4 26 (4.39%) Xen
5 23 (3.89%) VMware ESX
6 19 (3.21%) XenServer
7 18 (3.04%) Hyper-V
8 16 (2.70%) Terminal Services
9 14 (2.36%) KVM
10 12 (2.03%) vCloud
11 11 (1.86%) Docker
12 9 (1.52%) Firmware
12 9 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (1.01%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.84%) NFS
14 5 (0.84%) ProxySG
14 5 (0.84%) XenApp
14 5 (0.84%) XenDesktop
15 3 (0.51%) Sendmail
15 3 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 85 (14.36%) Puppet
2 83 (14.02%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (7.94%) Salt
4 38 (6.42%) Ansible
5 31 (5.24%) CFEngine
6 24 (4.05%) Nagios
7 19 (3.21%) Cobbler
8 14 (2.36%) NetBackup
8 14 (2.36%) Tivoli
9 11 (1.86%) Cisco CUCM
9 11 (1.86%) Graphite
9 11 (1.86%) Opsview
10 10 (1.69%) Cacti
11 9 (1.52%) Cisco UCCX
11 9 (1.52%) OpenView
11 9 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
12 7 (1.18%) Backup Exec
12 7 (1.18%) Grafana
12 7 (1.18%) OpenNMS
12 7 (1.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 344 (58.11%) Cisco
2 174 (29.39%) CheckPoint
3 126 (21.28%) VMware
4 118 (19.93%) Microsoft
5 86 (14.53%) Juniper
6 80 (13.51%) Red Hat
7 73 (12.33%) F5
8 57 (9.63%) Oracle
9 48 (8.11%) HP
10 40 (6.76%) Citrix
11 29 (4.90%) NetApp
12 22 (3.72%) SolarWinds
13 21 (3.55%) Palo Alto
14 19 (3.21%) Symantec
15 17 (2.87%) IBM
16 16 (2.70%) Avaya
16 16 (2.70%) Brocade
17 13 (2.20%) Blue Coat
17 13 (2.20%) Veritas
18 12 (2.03%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lambert Engineering Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £33,000 per annum + Good Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Fantastic Training Scheme + Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Training + Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hiring People
Salary: Competitive Salary based on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £32,500 to £37,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 + £6500 on call (dependent on experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Certifications
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus/pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago