Period
to 19 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 64 77
Rank change year-on-year +60 +13 -47
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 290 42 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 22.91% 3.10% 2.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 67.60% 20.39% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 171 33 35
North Yorkshire median annual salary £31,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.73% +10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £20,250 £31,400 £31,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £73,750 £63,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +11.84% -5.00%

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 429 206 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 33.89% 15.23% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 270 157 220
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £20,250 £22,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,750 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in North Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Firewall in North Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Firewall in North Yorkshire

Firewall
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate +24 205 £22,000 -64.80% 1
Middlesbrough - 35 £40,000 -
York +20 23 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Skipton - 8 £37,500 -
Ripon - 3 £40,000 -
Knaresborough - 2 £31,000 -
Northallerton +4 1 £47,500 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 251 (86.55%) Cisco
2 234 (80.69%) Cisco Certification
3 208 (71.72%) CCNA
4 199 (68.62%) Broadband
5 189 (65.17%) ADSL
6 158 (54.48%) VPN
6 158 (54.48%) Cisco ASA
7 153 (52.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 153 (52.76%) BGP
8 152 (52.41%) ISO 9001
9 148 (51.03%) Network Security
10 147 (50.69%) CCNP
11 143 (49.31%) OSPF
12 129 (44.48%) MPLS
13 125 (43.10%) WAN
14 124 (42.76%) Linux
15 118 (40.69%) DNS
16 117 (40.34%) Unix
16 117 (40.34%) IPsec
17 116 (40.00%) Management Information System
18 114 (39.31%) Fortinet
19 112 (38.62%) Python
20 111 (38.28%) Bash Shell
21 110 (37.93%) Product Management
21 110 (37.93%) NetScaler
21 110 (37.93%) FortiGate
21 110 (37.93%) Network Design
22 108 (37.24%) Cisco Nexus
22 108 (37.24%) SMTP
23 107 (36.90%) RIP

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 10 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 10 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (2.76%) IIS
3 6 (2.07%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.38%) Jetty
4 4 (1.38%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.38%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (1.72%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.14%) Office 365
3 10 (3.45%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 199 (68.62%) Broadband
2 189 (65.17%) ADSL
3 158 (54.48%) Cisco ASA
3 158 (54.48%) VPN
4 153 (52.76%) BGP
5 148 (51.03%) Network Security
6 143 (49.31%) OSPF
7 129 (44.48%) MPLS
8 125 (43.10%) WAN
9 118 (40.69%) DNS
10 117 (40.34%) IPsec
11 110 (37.93%) NetScaler
12 108 (37.24%) Cisco Nexus
12 108 (37.24%) SMTP
13 107 (36.90%) RIP
14 104 (35.86%) Wireless
15 85 (29.31%) VoIP
16 83 (28.62%) 3G
17 42 (14.48%) Cisco Firepower
18 34 (11.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.76%) Power BI
2 2 (0.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (2.76%) Finance
2 6 (2.07%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.69%) Retail
4 1 (0.34%) Back Office
4 1 (0.34%) Electronics
4 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 117 (40.34%) Network Engineer
2 68 (23.45%) Analyst
3 67 (23.10%) Technical Analyst
4 64 (22.07%) Support Analyst
4 64 (22.07%) Technical Support
4 64 (22.07%) Technical Support Analyst
5 45 (15.52%) Network Security Engineer
5 45 (15.52%) Security Engineer
6 41 (14.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 35 (12.07%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 35 (12.07%) 2nd Line Technical Support
7 35 (12.07%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
8 32 (11.03%) Developer
8 32 (11.03%) Product Developer
9 29 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
9 29 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 29 (10.00%) 1st Line Technical Support
10 25 (8.62%) Switch Engineer
11 14 (4.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (4.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.10%) Middleware
2 8 (2.76%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (0.69%) COM
4 1 (0.34%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.34%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 116 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 82 (28.28%) Data Centre
3 31 (10.69%) Security Operations Centre
4 15 (5.17%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.38%) PKI
5 4 (1.38%) Raspberry Pi
6 3 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.34%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.34%) EPoS
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 124 (42.76%) Linux
2 117 (40.34%) Unix
3 24 (8.28%) Windows
4 11 (3.79%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.72%) AIX
7 1 (0.34%) Android
7 1 (0.34%) CatOS
7 1 (0.34%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (37.93%) Network Design
1 110 (37.93%) Product Management
2 107 (36.90%) Change Control
2 107 (36.90%) Network Management
2 107 (36.90%) Service Delivery
3 82 (28.28%) Supplier Management
4 39 (13.45%) Security Operations
5 38 (13.10%) ITIL
6 31 (10.69%) Customer Engagement
7 22 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 17 (5.86%) DevOps
9 15 (5.17%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (4.83%) Information Security
10 14 (4.83%) SIEM
11 10 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (3.45%) Load Balancing
11 10 (3.45%) Resource Management
11 10 (3.45%) Service Management
12 9 (3.10%) Antivirus Management
12 9 (3.10%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (38.62%) Python
2 111 (38.28%) Bash Shell
3 107 (36.90%) Perl
4 8 (2.76%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.38%) Ruby
5 4 (1.38%) SQL
6 1 (0.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 234 (80.69%) Cisco Certification
2 208 (71.72%) CCNA
3 147 (50.69%) CCNP
4 77 (26.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 77 (26.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 69 (23.79%) MCITP
5 69 (23.79%) MCSE
6 31 (10.69%) JNCIS
7 8 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.76%) MCSA
8 7 (2.41%) CISA
8 7 (2.41%) CISM
8 7 (2.41%) CISSP
9 6 (2.07%) CGEIT
9 6 (2.07%) CRISC
9 6 (2.07%) PCI QSA
10 5 (1.72%) Degree
11 4 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.34%) GCIH
12 1 (0.34%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (52.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 152 (52.41%) ISO 9001
3 7 (2.41%) GDPR
4 6 (2.07%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.03%) ISO 22301
6 2 (0.69%) PSD2
7 1 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (27.93%) Active Directory
2 77 (26.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.69%) vSphere
4 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.34%) vCloud
4 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 110 (37.93%) FortiGate
2 107 (36.90%) Nagios
3 31 (10.69%) AirWatch
4 8 (2.76%) Ansible
4 8 (2.76%) Observium
4 8 (2.76%) Puppet
4 8 (2.76%) SCCM
4 8 (2.76%) SCOM
5 5 (1.72%) Forum Sentry
6 4 (1.38%) Terraform
7 1 (0.34%) Nessus
7 1 (0.34%) Nmap
7 1 (0.34%) RANCID
Vendors
1 251 (86.55%) Cisco
2 114 (39.31%) Fortinet
3 97 (33.45%) Meraki
4 95 (32.76%) Microsoft
5 86 (29.66%) VMware
6 82 (28.28%) Aruba
6 82 (28.28%) Polycom
7 79 (27.24%) Palo Alto
8 74 (25.52%) Citrix
9 34 (11.72%) Juniper
10 31 (10.69%) ForeScout
11 29 (10.00%) CheckPoint
12 13 (4.48%) Brocade
13 12 (4.14%) F5
14 10 (3.45%) Extreme Networks
15 8 (2.76%) 3PAR
16 5 (1.72%) Forcepoint
16 5 (1.72%) Huawei
17 3 (1.03%) Ruckus Wireless
18 2 (0.69%) Veeam