Period
to 22 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 58 43
Rank change year-on-year +28 -15 +15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 29 41 59
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.91% 4.25% 4.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.59% 37.61% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 44 40 57
Median annual salary £55,000 £44,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.20% -2.00%
10th Percentile £34,250 £26,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £98,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +12.50%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 98 109 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.96% 11.30% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 61 96 128
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,336 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.83% +0.84% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,875 £21,929
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £64,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,150
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.10% +10.92%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in South Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Firewall in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Firewall in South Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Firewall in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Firewall in South Yorkshire

Firewall
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2020. 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
Sheffield +19 18 £55,000 +15.79% 3
Doncaster +2 6 £40,000 +33.33%
Rotherham +1 3 £34,500 -21.59%
Barnsley - 1 £27,500 - 1
Firewall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2020, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
1 17 (58.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) VMware
2 12 (41.38%) SCCM
3 11 (37.93%) LAN
3 11 (37.93%) ITIL
3 11 (37.93%) WAN
3 11 (37.93%) Citrix
4 10 (34.48%) Linux
4 10 (34.48%) MPLS
4 10 (34.48%) Fortinet
4 10 (34.48%) Problem Management
4 10 (34.48%) SaaS
5 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
5 9 (31.03%) Office 365
6 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
6 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
6 7 (24.14%) CCNP
6 7 (24.14%) CCNA
6 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
6 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (20.69%) Network Security
7 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
7 6 (20.69%) Azure
7 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (20.69%) DNS
7 6 (20.69%) Service Management
7 6 (20.69%) Wi-Fi

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 1 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) SaaS
2 9 (31.03%) Office 365
3 6 (20.69%) Azure
4 5 (17.24%) AWS
4 5 (17.24%) PaaS
5 4 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (13.79%) Amazon S3
5 4 (13.79%) Route 53
6 2 (6.90%) OneDrive
7 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (3.45%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) LAN
1 11 (37.93%) WAN
2 10 (34.48%) MPLS
3 6 (20.69%) DNS
3 6 (20.69%) Network Security
3 6 (20.69%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (20.69%) Wireless
4 5 (17.24%) VoIP
4 5 (17.24%) VPN
5 4 (13.79%) BGP
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (13.79%) Internet
5 4 (13.79%) OSPF
5 4 (13.79%) RTP
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (10.34%) DMZ
6 3 (10.34%) IPsec
6 3 (10.34%) L2TP
7 2 (6.90%) DHCP
7 2 (6.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) Redis
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Public Sector
2 2 (6.90%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Core Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Design Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) IP Design Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) IP Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) IP Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Network Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Product Design Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Product Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) LAN Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) LAN/WAN Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Network Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) WebRTC
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2016
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2019
5 4 (13.79%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) Unix
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (37.93%) ITIL
3 10 (34.48%) Problem Management
4 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
4 6 (20.69%) Service Management
4 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Change Management
7 3 (10.34%) Security Operations
8 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) SIEM
9 1 (3.45%) Change Control
9 1 (3.45%) Coaching
9 1 (3.45%) DevOps
9 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (3.45%) Software Deployment
9 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Elixir
1 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
1 4 (13.79%) Ruby
1 4 (13.79%) TypeScript
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) CCNA
1 7 (24.14%) CCNP
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) ISO 9001
1 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
2 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) SCCM
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (13.79%) Terraform
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco CME
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (6.90%) Nessus
5 2 (6.90%) vCenter Server
5 2 (6.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) VMware
3 11 (37.93%) Citrix
4 10 (34.48%) Fortinet
5 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.24%) Apple
6 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
6 5 (17.24%) Sophos
6 5 (17.24%) WatchGuard
7 4 (13.79%) Juniper
8 3 (10.34%) Ekahau
9 2 (6.90%) HP
10 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
10 1 (3.45%) Clearswift
10 1 (3.45%) Dell
10 1 (3.45%) Mitel
10 1 (3.45%) Oracle
10 1 (3.45%) Siemens
10 1 (3.45%) SOTI
10 1 (3.45%) Veeam