Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 43 42
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1 +27
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 63 76 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 4.66% 5.34% 5.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.51% 27.24% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 48 66 81
North Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.58% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,125 £19,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,000 £60,000 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.61%

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 247 279 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 18.27% 19.59% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 196 211 258
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £20,000 £20,375
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £52,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,150 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.40% - -

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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 2018. 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
York -11 24 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Harrogate -13 19 £44,250 +18.00% 1
Northallerton 0 7 £37,500 +63.04% 1
Knaresborough - 1 £35,000 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 29 (46.03%) Cisco
2 28 (44.44%) Windows
3 25 (39.68%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (36.51%) Finance
4 23 (36.51%) Network Security
5 22 (34.92%) VPN
6 21 (33.33%) CCNP
7 20 (31.75%) WAN
8 18 (28.57%) CheckPoint
8 18 (28.57%) VMware
9 17 (26.98%) BGP
9 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
9 17 (26.98%) F5
10 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (25.40%) Juniper
10 16 (25.40%) MPLS
10 16 (25.40%) OSPF
11 15 (23.81%) Linux
11 15 (23.81%) Information Security
11 15 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (22.22%) NetScaler
12 14 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (20.63%) VPLS
13 13 (20.63%) NX-OS
13 13 (20.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 13 (20.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 13 (20.63%) DNS
13 13 (20.63%) CCIE

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 7 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (4.76%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.17%) Apache
3 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.59%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (36.51%) Network Security
2 22 (34.92%) VPN
3 20 (31.75%) WAN
4 17 (26.98%) BGP
5 16 (25.40%) MPLS
5 16 (25.40%) OSPF
6 15 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (22.22%) NetScaler
8 13 (20.63%) DNS
8 13 (20.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 13 (20.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 13 (20.63%) NX-OS
8 13 (20.63%) VPLS
9 12 (19.05%) DHCP
10 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
11 7 (11.11%) LAN
12 6 (9.52%) Intranet
12 6 (9.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) MySQL
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
3 1 (1.59%) Billing
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (12.70%) Analyst
1 8 (12.70%) Architect
1 8 (12.70%) Network Engineer
1 8 (12.70%) Security Specialist
2 7 (11.11%) Network Specialist
2 7 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (9.52%) Network Security Specialist
3 6 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 5 (7.94%) Field Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Field Service Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) IT Architect
4 5 (7.94%) IT Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) IT Security Architect
4 5 (7.94%) Security Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) Middleware
2 2 (3.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.87%) Driving Licence
3 9 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.59%) EPoS
5 1 (1.59%) IVR
5 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (44.44%) Windows
2 15 (23.81%) Linux
3 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 8 (12.70%) AIX
5 6 (9.52%) Windows 2000
5 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.76%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.59%) Android
9 1 (1.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Information Security
2 14 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (19.05%) ITIL
4 11 (17.46%) Change Management
5 10 (15.87%) SIEM
6 9 (14.29%) Network Management
7 8 (12.70%) Cryptography
7 8 (12.70%) Identity Access Management
7 8 (12.70%) Incident Management
7 8 (12.70%) Problem Management
8 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 6 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (9.52%) Document Management
9 6 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (9.52%) Release Management
9 6 (9.52%) TOGAF
10 5 (7.94%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 5 (7.94%) Patch Management
10 5 (7.94%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) Python
2 6 (9.52%) SQL
3 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.17%) Perl
4 2 (3.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (39.68%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (33.33%) CCNP
3 13 (20.63%) CCIE
4 9 (14.29%) CISSP
5 7 (11.11%) CCNA
6 6 (9.52%) CISM
7 3 (4.76%) CCIE Security
8 2 (3.17%) CEH
8 2 (3.17%) Degree
9 1 (1.59%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (1.59%) CCDP
9 1 (1.59%) CCSP
9 1 (1.59%) GCFW
9 1 (1.59%) GIAC
9 1 (1.59%) MCSA
9 1 (1.59%) MCSE
9 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 6 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 6 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.76%) SLA
4 1 (1.59%) GDPR
4 1 (1.59%) GLP
4 1 (1.59%) GMP
System Software
1 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
3 7 (11.11%) XenApp
4 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.17%) Docker
6 2 (3.17%) iptables
6 2 (3.17%) Samba
6 2 (3.17%) vSphere
7 1 (1.59%) Firmware
7 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Puppet
1 5 (7.94%) Terraform
2 4 (6.35%) SCCM
3 2 (3.17%) HP NNM
3 2 (3.17%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.17%) QRadar
3 2 (3.17%) vCenter Server
3 2 (3.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Cisco
2 18 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 18 (28.57%) VMware
3 17 (26.98%) F5
3 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
4 16 (25.40%) Juniper
5 10 (15.87%) Citrix
6 6 (9.52%) HP
6 6 (9.52%) Nortel
6 6 (9.52%) Panasonic
6 6 (9.52%) Red Box
6 6 (9.52%) Siemens
7 5 (7.94%) Blue Coat
7 5 (7.94%) Google
7 5 (7.94%) Imperva
7 5 (7.94%) Infoblox
7 5 (7.94%) Zscaler
8 3 (4.76%) Aerohive Networks
8 3 (4.76%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (4.76%) Veeam