Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 55 53
Rank change year-on-year +25 -2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 67 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 8.22% 4.66% 4.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.26% 23.08% 57.81%
Number of salaries quoted 55 63 31
Bradford median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £24,300 £35,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £52,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

Firewall is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bradford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 229 208 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 28.10% 20.17% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 186 147 47
Bradford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £29,800
90th Percentile £55,000 £83,750 £51,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,703 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.79% +0.54% -6.25%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Bradford

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall in Bradford.

Salary trend for Firewall in Bradford

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Bradford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Bradford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Bradford

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 56 (83.58%) Cisco
2 41 (61.19%) Load Balancing
3 39 (58.21%) VMware
4 38 (56.72%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (55.22%) Windows
6 35 (52.24%) ITIL
6 35 (52.24%) Finance
7 34 (50.75%) CCNA
8 33 (49.25%) CCNP
8 33 (49.25%) Problem Management
9 32 (47.76%) Wireless
10 25 (37.31%) Avaya
10 25 (37.31%) Genesys
10 25 (37.31%) Root Cause Analysis
10 25 (37.31%) Verint
11 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
12 21 (31.34%) OSPF
12 21 (31.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (28.36%) CCIE
13 19 (28.36%) CCDA
14 18 (26.87%) Linux
14 18 (26.87%) LAN
15 17 (25.37%) DNS
15 17 (25.37%) Brocade
15 17 (25.37%) Data Centre
16 15 (22.39%) TCP/IP
17 14 (20.90%) Fault Analysis
17 14 (20.90%) Cisco ASA
18 13 (19.40%) Cisco Nexus
18 13 (19.40%) Dell

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.99%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.99%) IaaS
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.99%) PaaS
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (47.76%) Wireless
2 21 (31.34%) OSPF
3 18 (26.87%) LAN
4 17 (25.37%) DNS
5 15 (22.39%) TCP/IP
6 14 (20.90%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (19.40%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (19.40%) EIGRP
7 13 (19.40%) Ethernet
8 10 (14.93%) DHCP
8 10 (14.93%) VPN
9 9 (13.43%) BGP
9 9 (13.43%) MPLS
10 8 (11.94%) VLAN
11 7 (10.45%) SAN
11 7 (10.45%) SSL
12 6 (8.96%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (8.96%) WAN
13 5 (7.46%) IPsec
13 5 (7.46%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (2.99%) MySQL
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.49%) OLAP
3 1 (1.49%) OLTP
3 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA Agile
General
1 35 (52.24%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Back Office
3 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Network Engineer
2 24 (35.82%) Cisco Engineer
3 21 (31.34%) Network Operations Engineer
3 21 (31.34%) Operations Engineer
4 20 (29.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (14.93%) Administrator
5 10 (14.93%) Network Operations Specialist
5 10 (14.93%) Network Specialist
5 10 (14.93%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (11.94%) Team Leader
7 5 (7.46%) IT Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (7.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.48%) Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Support
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Architect
9 2 (2.99%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.49%) CSS
1 1 (1.49%) HTML
1 1 (1.49%) jQuery
1 1 (1.49%) JSON
1 1 (1.49%) LAMP
1 1 (1.49%) Laravel
1 1 (1.49%) REST
1 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.46%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.99%) iPad
4 2 (2.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (55.22%) Windows
2 18 (26.87%) Linux
3 9 (13.43%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.46%) HPUX
6 5 (7.46%) Unix
7 4 (5.97%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.48%) CentOS
9 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.49%) Android
10 1 (1.49%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (61.19%) Load Balancing
2 35 (52.24%) ITIL
3 33 (49.25%) Problem Management
4 25 (37.31%) Root Cause Analysis
5 21 (31.34%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (20.90%) Fault Analysis
7 10 (14.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (14.93%) ITIL V3
8 8 (11.94%) Release Management
9 7 (10.45%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (8.96%) Business Continuity
10 6 (8.96%) Proactive Monitoring
11 5 (7.46%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (7.46%) Service Management
12 4 (5.97%) Coaching
12 4 (5.97%) Data Security
13 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
13 3 (4.48%) People Management
13 3 (4.48%) Performance Management
14 2 (2.99%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.97%) SQL
3 2 (2.99%) PHP
3 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (56.72%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (50.75%) CCNA
3 33 (49.25%) CCNP
4 19 (28.36%) CCDA
4 19 (28.36%) CCIE
5 3 (4.48%) Degree
5 3 (4.48%) RHCE
6 2 (2.99%) MCSA
6 2 (2.99%) MCSE
6 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) Active Directory
1 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.99%) Docker
2 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.99%) vSphere
3 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.49%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) WSUS
2 2 (2.99%) SCCM
2 2 (2.99%) SCDPM
2 2 (2.99%) SCOM
2 2 (2.99%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.49%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 56 (83.58%) Cisco
2 39 (58.21%) VMware
3 25 (37.31%) Avaya
3 25 (37.31%) Genesys
3 25 (37.31%) Verint
4 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
5 17 (25.37%) Brocade
6 13 (19.40%) Dell
7 9 (13.43%) HP
8 7 (10.45%) Red Hat
9 6 (8.96%) Oracle
10 5 (7.46%) 3PAR
10 5 (7.46%) Juniper
11 3 (4.48%) Veeam
12 2 (2.99%) Sage
12 2 (2.99%) Splunk
13 1 (1.49%) Apple