The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 65 68
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 18 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.79% 0.95% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.66% 6.74% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 11
Median salary £30,000 £51,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.46% +23.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
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 Sheffield with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 73 89 119
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 15.37% 14.10% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 67 76 92
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Firewall
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Sheffield

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Sheffield over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) Cisco
3 15 (42.86%) Windows
4 14 (40.00%) SQL
4 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 13 (37.14%) Management Information System
6 12 (34.29%) vSphere
6 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (28.57%) Office 365
7 10 (28.57%) IIS
7 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
8 9 (25.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
8 9 (25.71%) EMC
8 9 (25.71%) Network Management
8 9 (25.71%) SonicWALL
8 9 (25.71%) Biotechnology
8 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (25.71%) VMware
8 9 (25.71%) Degree
8 9 (25.71%) Algorithms
8 9 (25.71%) EMC VNX
9 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
9 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (22.86%) WAN
10 7 (20.00%) LAN
10 7 (20.00%) VoIP
10 7 (20.00%) CCNP
10 7 (20.00%) MS Excel

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (28.57%) IIS
1 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) CloudStack
2 3 (8.57%) JBoss
2 3 (8.57%) OpenStack
2 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (28.57%) Office 365
3 5 (14.29%) PaaS
3 5 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (22.86%) WAN
3 7 (20.00%) LAN
3 7 (20.00%) MPLS
3 7 (20.00%) VoIP
4 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
5 5 (14.29%) DNS
5 5 (14.29%) NAS
5 5 (14.29%) SAN
6 4 (11.43%) DHCP
7 2 (5.71%) SSL
7 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.86%) BGP
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.86%) Internet
8 1 (2.86%) IPv6
8 1 (2.86%) Junos
8 1 (2.86%) OSPF
8 1 (2.86%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.57%) Subversion
1 3 (8.57%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (25.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Administrator
2 9 (25.71%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Juniper Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) IP Design Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) IP Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) IT Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Information Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Ruby Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Security Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) IT Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Management Information System
2 9 (25.71%) Algorithms
2 9 (25.71%) Biotechnology
2 9 (25.71%) EMC VNX
3 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Android
3 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Network Management
1 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
2 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Network Design
3 5 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.43%) Informatics
4 4 (11.43%) Information Security
4 4 (11.43%) Information Security Management
4 4 (11.43%) ISMS
4 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Security Management
4 4 (11.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.57%) DSDM
5 3 (8.57%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (8.57%) RUP
5 3 (8.57%) Scrum
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
2 3 (8.57%) Python
2 3 (8.57%) Ruby
2 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (20.00%) CCNP
4 5 (14.29%) CCIE
4 5 (14.29%) CCIP
4 5 (14.29%) JNCIE
4 5 (14.29%) JNCIP
5 3 (8.57%) CCNA
6 1 (2.86%) CISA
6 1 (2.86%) CISSP
6 1 (2.86%) MCSE
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.71%) ISO 14001
2 2 (5.71%) ISO13485
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (34.29%) vSphere
3 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (8.57%) Terminal Server
4 3 (8.57%) Xen
4 3 (8.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Ansible
1 3 (8.57%) Cobbler
1 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.57%) Puppet
1 3 (8.57%) Terraform
1 3 (8.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) Cisco
3 9 (25.71%) EMC
3 9 (25.71%) SonicWALL
3 9 (25.71%) VMware
4 6 (17.14%) Juniper
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) EnterpriseDB
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya
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