Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 51 63
Rank change year-on-year +5 +12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 33 52 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.11% 4.57% 3.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.97% 28.89% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 44 45
South Yorkshire median annual salary £44,500 £36,553 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% +12.47% +7.44%
10th Percentile £33,250 £19,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £72,625 £75,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £42,212
% change year-on-year +16.88% -8.79% +9.64%

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 118 180 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.71% 15.83% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 75 121 153
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +4.62% -16.13%
10th Percentile £22,200 £19,000 £19,550
90th Percentile £63,250 £61,250 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.92% +5.33% +4.17%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in South Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Firewall in South Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 February 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 17 February 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 +18 25 £42,500 -24.24% 10
Doncaster +2 4 £48,750 +143.75%
Firewall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (45.45%) Windows
3 13 (39.39%) Cisco
4 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
4 10 (30.30%) ITIL
4 10 (30.30%) Information Security
4 10 (30.30%) Office 365
4 10 (30.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 9 (27.27%) SIEM
5 9 (27.27%) Citrix
6 7 (21.21%) VMware
6 7 (21.21%) Internet
6 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
6 7 (21.21%) Finance
6 7 (21.21%) CCNP
6 7 (21.21%) CCNA
6 7 (21.21%) Azure
6 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
6 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS
6 7 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (21.21%) SCCM
6 7 (21.21%) Network Security
6 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
6 7 (21.21%) NIST
6 7 (21.21%) Windows 10
6 7 (21.21%) GDPR
7 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V

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 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Office 365
2 7 (21.21%) Azure
3 2 (6.06%) AWS
3 2 (6.06%) IaaS
3 2 (6.06%) PaaS
3 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Internet
1 7 (21.21%) Network Security
2 6 (18.18%) LAN
2 6 (18.18%) VPN
2 6 (18.18%) WAN
2 6 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (15.15%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
4 2 (6.06%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.03%) HTTP
5 1 (3.03%) VoIP
5 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Public Sector
3 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.06%) Local Government
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Information Officer
2 7 (21.21%) Information Security Officer
2 7 (21.21%) Security Officer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.06%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Service Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Software Implementation Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 7 (21.21%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (15.15%) NHS
4 4 (12.12%) AS400
4 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.03%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows 10
2 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.12%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Information Security
1 10 (30.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) SIEM
3 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
3 7 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
4 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (15.15%) Project Delivery
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.12%) Data Centre Operations
5 4 (12.12%) Data Security
5 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.12%) High Availability
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (12.12%) Storage Management
5 4 (12.12%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.06%) Case Management
6 2 (6.06%) Service Design
6 2 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) C#
2 2 (6.06%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.21%) CCNA
2 7 (21.21%) CCNP
3 5 (15.15%) MCSA
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (12.12%) AWS Certification
5 3 (9.09%) CCSE
5 3 (9.09%) CCSP
5 3 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (9.09%) CISSP
5 3 (9.09%) JNCIS
6 2 (6.06%) CCAA
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (6.06%) Degree
6 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) GDPR
1 7 (21.21%) NIST
1 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.12%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Intune
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Cisco
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) Citrix
4 7 (21.21%) VMware
5 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.09%) Juniper
5 3 (9.09%) SonicWALL
6 2 (6.06%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.03%) Apple
7 1 (3.03%) Remedy
7 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow