Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 53 34
Rank change year-on-year +6 -19 +22
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 47 59 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.24% 4.22% 6.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.14% 23.89% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 68 69 94
South Yorkshire median annual salary £48,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.71% +6.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 167 247 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 15.06% 17.68% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 157 192 263
South Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -10.26% -2.50%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £22,800
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% -6.25%

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 22 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 38 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Doncaster +6 6 £33,750 +29.81%
Rotherham +5 2 £25,000 -50.00%
Firewall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 27 (57.45%) Cisco
2 20 (42.55%) VPN
3 18 (38.30%) WAN
4 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
4 17 (36.17%) Windows
5 16 (34.04%) LAN
5 16 (34.04%) Windows Server
6 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
7 14 (29.79%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (25.53%) Apache
8 12 (25.53%) Linux
8 12 (25.53%) MySQL
9 11 (23.40%) CCNP
9 11 (23.40%) Configuration Management
9 11 (23.40%) Load Balancing
9 11 (23.40%) nginx
10 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
10 9 (19.15%) VMware
10 9 (19.15%) Kubernetes
10 9 (19.15%) Data Centre
10 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (19.15%) Puppet
10 9 (19.15%) High Availability
10 9 (19.15%) Office 365
10 9 (19.15%) Rackspace
10 9 (19.15%) Ansible
10 9 (19.15%) Docker
10 9 (19.15%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (17.02%) HAProxy

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 12 (25.53%) Apache
2 11 (23.40%) nginx
3 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.38%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (19.15%) Office 365
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) IaaS
3 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (42.55%) VPN
2 18 (38.30%) WAN
3 16 (34.04%) LAN
4 7 (14.89%) MPLS
4 7 (14.89%) SAN
4 7 (14.89%) Wireless
5 5 (10.64%) DNS
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.38%) PBX
6 3 (6.38%) Skype
6 3 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.26%) DHCP
7 2 (4.26%) Network Security
7 2 (4.26%) SMS
7 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.26%) VLAN
7 2 (4.26%) VoIP
7 2 (4.26%) WLAN
8 1 (2.13%) Internet
8 1 (2.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) MySQL
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
1 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Administrator
2 11 (23.40%) Linux Administrator
2 11 (23.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 11 (23.40%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (14.89%) Support Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Design Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) IP Design Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) IP Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) IT Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) IT Support
5 4 (8.51%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Field Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Field Service Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Cisco Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Cisco Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) X-Windows
2 2 (4.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.38%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.38%) iPad
3 2 (4.26%) HP Storage
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Windows
2 16 (34.04%) Windows Server
3 12 (25.53%) Linux
4 7 (14.89%) Windows 7
5 6 (12.77%) Windows 10
6 5 (10.64%) Windows 8
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.38%) Mac OS
8 3 (6.38%) Mac OS X
8 3 (6.38%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Configuration Management
1 11 (23.40%) Load Balancing
2 9 (19.15%) High Availability
2 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
3 7 (14.89%) Network Design
4 4 (8.51%) Network Architecture
5 3 (6.38%) Information Security
5 3 (6.38%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.26%) Change Control
6 2 (4.26%) Information Security Management
6 2 (4.26%) Network Management
6 2 (4.26%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (4.26%) Presales
6 2 (4.26%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (4.26%) Security Management
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.13%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (23.40%) CCNP
3 8 (17.02%) CCIE
4 7 (14.89%) CCNA
5 6 (12.77%) CCIP
5 6 (12.77%) JNCIE
5 6 (12.77%) JNCIP
6 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.26%) MCSE
8 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.13%) CCDA
9 1 (2.13%) CCDP
9 1 (2.13%) Degree
9 1 (2.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) GDPR
2 1 (2.13%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.15%) Docker
3 8 (17.02%) GlusterFS
3 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
3 8 (17.02%) iptables
4 7 (14.89%) Varnish
5 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Ansible
1 9 (19.15%) Kubernetes
1 9 (19.15%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (19.15%) Puppet
2 8 (17.02%) HAProxy
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.13%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.13%) Nessus
4 1 (2.13%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) Cisco
2 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.15%) Rackspace
3 9 (19.15%) VMware
4 8 (17.02%) Juniper
5 4 (8.51%) Citrix
5 4 (8.51%) EMC
5 4 (8.51%) HP
5 4 (8.51%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (6.38%) Siemens
6 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.26%) arcserve
7 2 (4.26%) CA
7 2 (4.26%) Mitel
8 1 (2.13%) Acunetix
8 1 (2.13%) Avaya
8 1 (2.13%) Google
8 1 (2.13%) NetApp
8 1 (2.13%) Sophos
8 1 (2.13%) Veeam