Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 51 44
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 60 46 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.08% 4.05% 5.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.71% 26.74% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 51 70 88
South Yorkshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £19,000 £22,500 £26,375
90th Percentile £98,750 £61,250 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 168 172 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.24% 15.13% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 127 163 207
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,150 £21,250 £20,530
90th Percentile £73,000 £55,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%

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 20 October 2018.

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 20 October 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
Sheffield -3 39 £55,000 - 6
Doncaster +7 14 £20,000 -44.83% 3
Rotherham +5 2 £33,672 +34.69% 2
Barnsley -11 1 £25,000 -19.23%
Firewall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 22 (36.67%) Windows
2 21 (35.00%) Cisco
3 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (28.33%) VPN
5 16 (26.67%) WAN
5 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 15 (25.00%) LAN
6 15 (25.00%) ITIL
7 14 (23.33%) Office 365
8 12 (20.00%) SIEM
9 11 (18.33%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (18.33%) Incident Management
9 11 (18.33%) Windows 7
9 11 (18.33%) Juniper
9 11 (18.33%) Information Security
10 10 (16.67%) Dell
10 10 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (16.67%) Windows 10
11 9 (15.00%) Security Operations
11 9 (15.00%) Qualys
11 9 (15.00%) Linux
11 9 (15.00%) SQL
11 9 (15.00%) Management Information System
11 9 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (13.33%) Wireless
12 8 (13.33%) VMware
12 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
12 8 (13.33%) DNS
12 8 (13.33%) FTP
12 8 (13.33%) CISSP

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 3 (5.00%) Confluence
2 2 (3.33%) IIS
2 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) Office 365
2 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.33%) SaaS
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.33%) VPN
2 16 (26.67%) WAN
3 15 (25.00%) LAN
4 8 (13.33%) DNS
4 8 (13.33%) FTP
4 8 (13.33%) Wireless
5 7 (11.67%) IPsec
5 7 (11.67%) SSL
6 6 (10.00%) Network Security
7 5 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (8.33%) MPLS
7 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (6.67%) Internet
8 4 (6.67%) Junos
8 4 (6.67%) VoIP
8 4 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (5.00%) NetScaler
9 3 (5.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (3.33%) Burp Suite
2 2 (3.33%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.00%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.33%) Network Engineer
2 10 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 9 (15.00%) Security Manager
4 7 (11.67%) IT Security Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Security Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Operational Security Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Operations Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Security Operations Manager
6 5 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) IT Operations Manager
7 4 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) IT Support
7 4 (6.67%) Juniper Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (1.67%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) EPoS
3 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.33%) Fintech
6 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Windows
2 11 (18.33%) Windows 7
3 10 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 9 (15.00%) Linux
5 8 (13.33%) Windows Server
6 6 (10.00%) Unix
6 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) ITIL
2 12 (20.00%) SIEM
3 11 (18.33%) Incident Management
3 11 (18.33%) Information Security
3 11 (18.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (15.00%) Security Operations
5 6 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (10.00%) Project Management
5 6 (10.00%) SDLC
6 5 (8.33%) ISMS
6 5 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 5 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.00%) Information Assurance
8 3 (5.00%) Security Monitoring
8 3 (5.00%) Server Management
8 3 (5.00%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.00%) C
4 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.33%) Perl
4 2 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (1.67%) C#
5 1 (1.67%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (13.33%) CISSP
2 8 (13.33%) Degree
3 7 (11.67%) CISM
4 6 (10.00%) CCNA
5 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.00%) A+ Certification
6 3 (5.00%) CCIE
6 3 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (5.00%) CISA
6 3 (5.00%) DBS Check
6 3 (5.00%) JNCIA
6 3 (5.00%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.33%) CCNP
7 2 (3.33%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) CCSP
8 1 (1.67%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.33%) SLA
3 2 (3.33%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.67%) vSphere
5 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Nessus
2 2 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.33%) QRadar
2 2 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.67%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.67%) Nmap
3 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.67%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Cisco
2 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.33%) Juniper
4 10 (16.67%) Dell
5 9 (15.00%) Qualys
6 8 (13.33%) VMware
7 6 (10.00%) LogLogic
7 6 (10.00%) TIBCO
8 5 (8.33%) F5
8 5 (8.33%) Splunk
9 4 (6.67%) SonicWALL
9 4 (6.67%) Veracode
10 3 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (5.00%) Blue Coat
10 3 (5.00%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.00%) Fortinet
10 3 (5.00%) Thales
11 2 (3.33%) Centrify
11 2 (3.33%) Citrix
11 2 (3.33%) Okta