Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 > Halifax
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 48 20
Rank change year-on-year +20 -28 +32
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 5.20% 4.44% 8.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 56.25% 41.18% 55.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 18
Halifax median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +15.61% -16.83%
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 Halifax with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 16 34 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 9.25% 10.79% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 30
Halifax median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +9.83% +51.09%
10th Percentile £30,250 £26,750 £31,200
90th Percentile £54,000 £56,250 £56,645
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 Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Halifax

Firewall
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Halifax

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Halifax

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

Salary histogram for Firewall in Halifax

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 Halifax region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) SLA
3 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (44.44%) Mac OS
3 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 4 (44.44%) HND
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Avaya
3 4 (44.44%) Security Management
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) Software Deployment
3 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (44.44%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) MCITP
4 3 (33.33%) MCSE
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) SCCM
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) Online Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) CCSE

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) IT Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Mac OS
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (44.44%) Security Management
2 4 (44.44%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) HND
2 3 (33.33%) MCITP
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCSA
3 1 (11.11%) CCSE
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (44.44%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (44.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint