Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 60 69
Rank change year-on-year +11 +9 -28
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 52 32 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.74% 2.96% 2.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.06% 21.33% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41 42 43
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,500 £41,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +17.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £19,000 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.23% +3.75% -

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 173 150 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 15.78% 13.89% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 116 143 163
South Yorkshire median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% -13.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £19,000 £20,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -5.26%

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 2019. 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 +1 30 £62,203 +24.41% 7
Doncaster +12 17 £20,000 -46.67%
Rotherham +1 4 £35,250 +41.00% 2
Firewall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 31 (59.62%) Windows
2 23 (44.23%) Office 365
3 22 (42.31%) Active Directory
4 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
5 17 (32.69%) Windows 7
6 16 (30.77%) Windows 10
7 13 (25.00%) Linux
7 13 (25.00%) LAN
7 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 13 (25.00%) ITIL
8 12 (23.08%) WAN
8 12 (23.08%) Telecoms
9 10 (19.23%) Information Security
9 10 (19.23%) Cisco
10 9 (17.31%) DNS
10 9 (17.31%) CISSP
10 9 (17.31%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
11 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
11 8 (15.38%) IT Strategy
11 8 (15.38%) CISM
11 8 (15.38%) VPN
12 7 (13.46%) Internet
12 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
12 7 (13.46%) Nessus
12 7 (13.46%) Driving Licence
12 7 (13.46%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
13 6 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure

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 6 (11.54%) Confluence
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) nginx
3 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (44.23%) Office 365
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.77%) IaaS
3 3 (5.77%) PaaS
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.85%) SaaS
5 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.92%) G Suite
5 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) LAN
2 12 (23.08%) WAN
3 9 (17.31%) DNS
4 8 (15.38%) VPN
5 7 (13.46%) Internet
6 5 (9.62%) IP Telephony
6 5 (9.62%) Network Security
6 5 (9.62%) VoIP
7 4 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (5.77%) BGP
8 3 (5.77%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (5.77%) IPv6
8 3 (5.77%) Junos
8 3 (5.77%) MPLS
8 3 (5.77%) OSPF
8 3 (5.77%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (5.77%) Wireless
9 2 (3.85%) FTP
9 2 (3.85%) SAN
9 2 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) MySQL
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) JIRA
2 4 (7.69%) AppScan
3 2 (3.85%) Burp Suite
3 2 (3.85%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) 1st Line Support
1 9 (17.31%) Analyst
1 9 (17.31%) Security Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) IT Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Architect
4 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (5.77%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) IT Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) IT Support
5 3 (5.77%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Service Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (1.92%) LAMP
2 1 (1.92%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.92%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.46%) Driving Licence
2 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.69%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) Blog
5 1 (1.92%) CCTV
5 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.92%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (59.62%) Windows
2 17 (32.69%) Windows 7
3 16 (30.77%) Windows 10
4 13 (25.00%) Linux
5 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 5 (9.62%) Unix
7 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) ITIL
2 10 (19.23%) Information Security
3 9 (17.31%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (15.38%) IT Strategy
5 7 (13.46%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (11.54%) Cryptography
6 6 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
7 5 (9.62%) Service Management
7 5 (9.62%) SIEM
7 5 (9.62%) Task Automation
8 4 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
8 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (7.69%) Network Architecture
8 4 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (7.69%) Operations Management
8 4 (7.69%) Project Management
9 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.77%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.54%) C
3 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.69%) SQL
4 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.77%) Perl
4 3 (5.77%) Python
5 1 (1.92%) Lisp
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) CISSP
2 8 (15.38%) CISM
3 6 (11.54%) CISA
4 4 (7.69%) Degree
5 3 (5.77%) A+ Certification
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.92%) CCIE
7 1 (1.92%) CCSE
7 1 (1.92%) CCSP
7 1 (1.92%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (1.92%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) SLA
2 4 (7.69%) PMO
3 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.85%) vCloud
3 1 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Nessus
2 4 (7.69%) HP Fortify
3 3 (5.77%) SCCM
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.85%) QRadar
5 1 (1.92%) Ansible
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.92%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.92%) Nmap
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.92%) Puppet
5 1 (1.92%) SCOM
5 1 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.23%) Cisco
3 6 (11.54%) IBM
4 5 (9.62%) Barracuda Networks
4 5 (9.62%) Qualys
4 5 (9.62%) SonicWALL
5 4 (7.69%) Juniper
6 3 (5.77%) Citrix
6 3 (5.77%) Veracode
7 2 (3.85%) Blue Coat
7 2 (3.85%) Centrify
7 2 (3.85%) CyberArk
7 2 (3.85%) Dell
7 2 (3.85%) F5
7 2 (3.85%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.85%) LogLogic
7 2 (3.85%) LogRhythm
7 2 (3.85%) Okta
7 2 (3.85%) Splunk
7 2 (3.85%) TIBCO