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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 33 49
Rank change year-on-year -36 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 96 177 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.79% 6.03% 5.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.27% 40.14% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 79 149 156
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.40% -2.35%  

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 352 441 572
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 13.91% 15.04% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 276 362 479
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 111 (55.22%) Cisco
2 98 (48.76%) Windows
3 94 (46.77%) Microsoft
4 82 (40.80%) Linux
4 82 (40.80%) ITIL
5 81 (40.30%) VMware
6 73 (36.32%) Cisco Certification
7 63 (31.34%) Windows Server
8 62 (30.85%) Active Directory
9 57 (28.36%) CCNP
10 53 (26.37%) VMware Infrastructure
11 52 (25.87%) MS Exchange
12 44 (21.89%) Python
13 43 (21.39%) DNS
14 42 (20.90%) WAN
14 42 (20.90%) Red Hat
14 42 (20.90%) MPLS
15 41 (20.40%) VPN
16 40 (19.90%) vSphere
17 38 (18.91%) Windows Server 2008
17 38 (18.91%) SAN
18 37 (18.41%) Data Centre
19 36 (17.91%) CCNA
20 34 (16.92%) VLAN
20 34 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2010
20 34 (16.92%) Windows Server 2012
21 33 (16.42%) Juniper
22 32 (15.92%) DHCP
22 32 (15.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 31 (15.42%) TCP/IP

Firewall
Co-occurring 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 52 (25.87%) MS Exchange
2 34 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (11.44%) OpenStack
4 21 (10.45%) CloudStack
4 21 (10.45%) JBoss
4 21 (10.45%) WebLogic
4 21 (10.45%) WebSphere
5 14 (6.97%) IIS
6 10 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.49%) Apache
9 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (4.98%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.49%) Mimecast
3 4 (1.99%) Office 365
4 3 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (1.49%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.50%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (21.39%) DNS
2 42 (20.90%) MPLS
2 42 (20.90%) WAN
3 41 (20.40%) VPN
4 38 (18.91%) SAN
5 34 (16.92%) VLAN
6 32 (15.92%) DHCP
7 31 (15.42%) TCP/IP
8 29 (14.43%) LAN
8 29 (14.43%) Network Security
9 26 (12.94%) BGP
10 24 (11.94%) OSPF
11 18 (8.96%) VoIP
12 15 (7.46%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (7.46%) Remote Desktop
13 14 (6.97%) IP Telephony
14 13 (6.47%) Cisco IOS
14 13 (6.47%) IPsec
15 12 (5.97%) SSL
16 8 (3.98%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.50%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (11.94%) Jenkins
2 23 (11.44%) TeamCity
3 8 (3.98%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.99%) Subversion
5 3 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.49%) JMeter
5 3 (1.49%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.49%) Selenium
6 2 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (6.47%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.48%) Finance
2 7 (3.48%) Marketing
3 3 (1.49%) Games
3 3 (1.49%) Law
3 3 (1.49%) Legal
4 2 (1.00%) Retail
5 1 (0.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (17.41%) Network Engineer
2 31 (15.42%) Analyst
3 25 (12.44%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (12.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (11.94%) Security Analyst
5 18 (8.96%) Cisco Engineer
5 18 (8.96%) Network Analyst
6 17 (8.46%) Network Security Analyst
6 17 (8.46%) Senior Network Engineer
7 16 (7.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (5.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 11 (5.47%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (5.47%) Support Engineer
10 9 (4.48%) Windows Engineer
11 8 (3.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 8 (3.98%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (3.98%) Network Operations Engineer
11 8 (3.98%) Operations Engineer
11 8 (3.98%) Security Specialist
11 8 (3.98%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.43%) .NET
2 4 (1.99%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.49%) CSS
3 3 (1.49%) HTML
3 3 (1.49%) JSON
3 3 (1.49%) Node.js
3 3 (1.49%) REST
3 3 (1.49%) Web Services
3 3 (1.49%) XML
4 2 (1.00%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.41%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.97%) iPad
3 9 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.98%) iPhone
4 8 (3.98%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (3.48%) HP StoreVirtual
5 7 (3.48%) Replication
6 6 (2.99%) IVR
7 5 (2.49%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.99%) Clustering
8 4 (1.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.49%) GPGPU
9 3 (1.49%) NHS
10 2 (1.00%) Celerra
10 2 (1.00%) CLARiiON
10 2 (1.00%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.50%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 98 (48.76%) Windows
2 82 (40.80%) Linux
3 63 (31.34%) Windows Server
4 38 (18.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (16.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (15.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (14.43%) Windows 7
8 28 (13.93%) Unix
9 18 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (3.98%) Ubuntu
10 8 (3.98%) Windows XP
11 7 (3.48%) Debian
12 3 (1.49%) CentOS
12 3 (1.49%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.00%) Android
13 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (40.80%) ITIL
2 30 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (13.93%) DevOps
4 26 (12.94%) High Availability
5 25 (12.44%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (9.95%) DSDM
7 20 (9.95%) Scrum
8 18 (8.96%) Information Security
9 16 (7.96%) Network Design
10 12 (5.97%) Service Management
11 10 (4.98%) Load Balancing
11 10 (4.98%) Penetration Testing
12 9 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (4.48%) Network Management
13 8 (3.98%) Capacity Management
13 8 (3.98%) Presales
13 8 (3.98%) Server Virtualisation
13 8 (3.98%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (3.98%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 44 (21.89%) Python
2 27 (13.43%) Ruby
3 24 (11.94%) SQL
4 20 (9.95%) Shell Script
5 13 (6.47%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.48%) Bash Shell
7 7 (3.48%) C#
8 4 (1.99%) Java
9 3 (1.49%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.49%) Perl
10 1 (0.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 73 (36.32%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (28.36%) CCNP
3 36 (17.91%) CCNA
4 23 (11.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (9.45%) Degree
6 14 (6.97%) CCIP
7 12 (5.97%) CCIE
8 11 (5.47%) CCDA
8 11 (5.47%) MCSA
9 8 (3.98%) CCSP
10 7 (3.48%) SSCP
11 6 (2.99%) CISA
11 6 (2.99%) CISM
11 6 (2.99%) CISSP
11 6 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (2.99%) JNCIE
11 6 (2.99%) JNCIP
12 5 (2.49%) MCSE
13 4 (1.99%) Security+ Certification
13 4 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.44%) PCI DSS
2 12 (5.97%) SLA
3 8 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.50%) GDPR
4 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 62 (30.85%) Active Directory
2 53 (26.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (19.90%) vSphere
4 25 (12.44%) XenServer
5 21 (10.45%) Xen
6 19 (9.45%) XenApp
7 11 (5.47%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (4.98%) XenDesktop
9 6 (2.99%) Hyper-V
9 6 (2.99%) Terminal Server
10 4 (1.99%) OpenSIPS
10 4 (1.99%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (1.49%) GPFS
12 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.50%) KVM
13 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (13.93%) Opscode Chef
1 28 (13.93%) Puppet
2 26 (12.94%) Ansible
3 6 (2.99%) Salt
4 4 (1.99%) Nessus
4 4 (1.99%) SCCM
4 4 (1.99%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.49%) CFEngine
5 3 (1.49%) Cobbler
5 3 (1.49%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (1.49%) Nagios
5 3 (1.49%) Terraform
6 2 (1.00%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.00%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.00%) WMI
7 1 (0.50%) QRadar
7 1 (0.50%) SCOM
7 1 (0.50%) SmoothWall
7 1 (0.50%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 111 (55.22%) Cisco
2 94 (46.77%) Microsoft
3 81 (40.30%) VMware
4 42 (20.90%) Red Hat
5 33 (16.42%) Juniper
6 25 (12.44%) CheckPoint
7 24 (11.94%) Citrix
8 21 (10.45%) Oracle
9 20 (9.95%) EnterpriseDB
10 19 (9.45%) HP
11 18 (8.96%) F5
12 13 (6.47%) Avaya
13 12 (5.97%) EMC
14 11 (5.47%) Brocade
15 10 (4.98%) NetApp
16 7 (3.48%) Sophos
17 6 (2.99%) Splunk
18 5 (2.49%) Forcepoint
18 5 (2.49%) Google
19 4 (1.99%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 24k per year + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38K + On target bonus of 10%
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + On-Call + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago