The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Rank 63 42 38
Rank change year-on-year -21 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 106 184 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.08% 5.61% 6.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.30% 43.09% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 92 155 188
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.58% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £31,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 292 427 668
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 11.25% 13.03% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 256 369 529
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Firewall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Leeds

Firewall
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Leeds

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Leeds

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 129 (48.86%) Windows
2 122 (46.21%) Cisco
3 116 (43.94%) Microsoft
4 108 (40.91%) ITIL
5 92 (34.85%) Linux
6 77 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
6 77 (29.17%) VMware
7 75 (28.41%) Windows Server
8 66 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 61 (23.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 59 (22.35%) DNS
11 56 (21.21%) vSphere
12 51 (19.32%) Unix
13 50 (18.94%) WAN
14 48 (18.18%) CCNP
15 46 (17.42%) Juniper
16 45 (17.05%) Red Hat
16 45 (17.05%) LAN
16 45 (17.05%) XenServer
17 44 (16.67%) MS Exchange
18 43 (16.29%) SQL
19 42 (15.91%) Oracle
19 42 (15.91%) Python
20 41 (15.53%) TCP/IP
21 40 (15.15%) DHCP
21 40 (15.15%) Xen
21 40 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
21 40 (15.15%) Puppet
21 40 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
22 39 (14.77%) DevOps

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 44 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 35 (13.26%) CloudStack
2 35 (13.26%) OpenStack
3 33 (12.50%) JBoss
3 33 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 33 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 23 (8.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (7.20%) IIS
6 9 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (2.27%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.14%) Apache
10 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.76%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.38%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 12 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (12.88%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.03%) Office 365
4 2 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.76%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.38%) Akamai
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.38%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
5 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (22.35%) DNS
2 50 (18.94%) WAN
3 45 (17.05%) LAN
4 41 (15.53%) TCP/IP
5 40 (15.15%) DHCP
6 38 (14.39%) Network Security
6 38 (14.39%) SAN
6 38 (14.39%) VPN
7 33 (12.50%) MPLS
8 23 (8.71%) VLAN
9 21 (7.95%) Remote Desktop
10 18 (6.82%) VoIP
11 17 (6.44%) BGP
11 17 (6.44%) OSPF
12 16 (6.06%) SSL
13 13 (4.92%) Internet
14 12 (4.55%) IP Telephony
14 12 (4.55%) Software-Defined Networking
15 11 (4.17%) IPsec
15 11 (4.17%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.03%) MySQL
3 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (11.36%) Jenkins
2 29 (10.98%) TeamCity
3 5 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.52%) Subversion
5 1 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.38%) GitLab
5 1 (0.38%) GoCD
5 1 (0.38%) JMeter
5 1 (0.38%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.38%) Selenium
5 1 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (7.95%) Telecoms
2 10 (3.79%) Games
3 6 (2.27%) Finance
3 6 (2.27%) Legal
4 5 (1.89%) Advertising
4 5 (1.89%) Law
4 5 (1.89%) Marketing
5 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.76%) Retail
6 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 59 (22.35%) Network Engineer
2 43 (16.29%) Analyst
3 34 (12.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 30 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 30 (11.36%) Security Analyst
5 29 (10.98%) Security Engineer
6 27 (10.23%) Cisco Engineer
7 23 (8.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 18 (6.82%) IT Analyst
8 18 (6.82%) IT Engineer
9 17 (6.44%) IT Security Analyst
9 17 (6.44%) Senior Network Engineer
10 15 (5.68%) Network Security Engineer
10 15 (5.68%) Support Engineer
11 13 (4.92%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 13 (4.92%) IT Security Engineer
12 12 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
12 12 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support
14 8 (3.03%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (14.02%) .NET
2 4 (1.52%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.38%) CSS
3 1 (0.38%) HTML
3 1 (0.38%) JSON
3 1 (0.38%) Node.js
3 1 (0.38%) REST
3 1 (0.38%) Web Services
3 1 (0.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 16 (6.06%) iPad
2 16 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.55%) Replication
4 9 (3.41%) HP StoreVirtual
5 8 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.03%) iPhone
6 5 (1.89%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.52%) GPGPU
7 4 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.14%) Celerra
8 3 (1.14%) CLARiiON
8 3 (1.14%) NHS
8 3 (1.14%) PKI
8 3 (1.14%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.76%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.76%) IVR
9 2 (0.76%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 129 (48.86%) Windows
2 92 (34.85%) Linux
3 75 (28.41%) Windows Server
4 51 (19.32%) Unix
5 33 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (10.98%) Windows 7
7 29 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (4.17%) Debian
9 11 (4.17%) Ubuntu
10 8 (3.03%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.89%) Windows 10
12 4 (1.52%) CentOS
12 4 (1.52%) Solaris
13 2 (0.76%) AIX
13 2 (0.76%) HPUX
14 1 (0.38%) Android
14 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (40.91%) ITIL
2 40 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (14.77%) DevOps
4 37 (14.02%) Information Security
5 35 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 32 (12.12%) DSDM
7 32 (12.12%) Scrum
8 18 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
8 18 (6.82%) Validation
9 17 (6.44%) High Availability
10 16 (6.06%) Capacity Management
10 16 (6.06%) Network Management
11 13 (4.92%) SIEM
12 12 (4.55%) Network Design
12 12 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
13 11 (4.17%) Configuration Management
14 10 (3.79%) Email Filtering
14 10 (3.79%) Time Management
14 10 (3.79%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 43 (16.29%) SQL
2 42 (15.91%) Python
3 39 (14.77%) Ruby
4 34 (12.88%) Shell Script
5 14 (5.30%) Bash Shell
6 10 (3.79%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.14%) Java
7 3 (1.14%) Perl
7 3 (1.14%) PHP
8 2 (0.76%) C
8 2 (0.76%) C++
8 2 (0.76%) VB
9 1 (0.38%) C#
9 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 77 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (18.18%) CCNP
3 35 (13.26%) CCNA
4 31 (11.74%) SSCP
5 30 (11.36%) Degree
6 28 (10.61%) CISSP
7 27 (10.23%) CCIE
8 26 (9.85%) CISA
8 26 (9.85%) CISM
8 26 (9.85%) CompTIA Security+
8 26 (9.85%) Security+ Certification
9 23 (8.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (5.68%) CISMP
11 7 (2.65%) CCIP
12 6 (2.27%) CCDA
12 6 (2.27%) MCSA
13 5 (1.89%) CEH
13 5 (1.89%) Security Cleared
14 4 (1.52%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (14.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (10.23%) PCI DSS
3 16 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 61 (23.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (21.21%) vSphere
4 45 (17.05%) XenServer
5 40 (15.15%) Xen
6 17 (6.44%) Hyper-V
6 17 (6.44%) XenApp
7 8 (3.03%) KVM
7 8 (3.03%) OpenSIPS
7 8 (3.03%) Terminal Server
8 7 (2.65%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.52%) GPFS
11 2 (0.76%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.76%) Snort
11 2 (0.76%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.38%) Docker
12 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 40 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
1 40 (15.15%) Puppet
2 31 (11.74%) Ansible
3 13 (4.92%) Tivoli
4 12 (4.55%) Cobbler
5 8 (3.03%) SCCM
6 7 (2.65%) SCOM
7 4 (1.52%) QRadar
8 3 (1.14%) Nagios
8 3 (1.14%) Terraform
9 2 (0.76%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (0.76%) MIMEsweeper
9 2 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.76%) Proventia
9 2 (0.76%) Salt
10 1 (0.38%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.38%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 122 (46.21%) Cisco
2 116 (43.94%) Microsoft
3 77 (29.17%) VMware
4 46 (17.42%) Juniper
5 45 (17.05%) Red Hat
6 42 (15.91%) Oracle
7 32 (12.12%) EnterpriseDB
8 25 (9.47%) Citrix
8 25 (9.47%) HP
9 17 (6.44%) CheckPoint
10 14 (5.30%) Avaya
10 14 (5.30%) F5
11 13 (4.92%) EMC
12 10 (3.79%) Brocade
12 10 (3.79%) NetApp
13 8 (3.03%) IBM
14 7 (2.65%) SonicWALL
14 7 (2.65%) Splunk
15 5 (1.89%) Dell
15 5 (1.89%) Veeam
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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NCC Group
Posted: Yesterday
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onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: From £100,000 to £100,000 per annum
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Posted: 16 days ago
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TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
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TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
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