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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 42 69 68
Rank change year-on-year +27 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 29 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.43% 1.92% 2.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.17% 13.27% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 15
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 120 113 162
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 18.32% 14.43% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 111 93 118
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £26,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Firewall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +23 19 £30,000 -36.84%
Doncaster - 8 £32,500 -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 28 (63.64%) Cisco
2 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (50.00%) Windows
3 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
4 17 (38.64%) SharePoint
5 16 (36.36%) WAN
5 16 (36.36%) Network Management
6 15 (34.09%) LAN
7 14 (31.82%) SQL
8 13 (29.55%) Management Information System
9 12 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (27.27%) SAN
9 12 (27.27%) vSphere
9 12 (27.27%) Windows Server
10 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (25.00%) Degree
11 10 (22.73%) IIS
11 10 (22.73%) Office 365
12 9 (20.45%) Algorithms
12 9 (20.45%) EMC VNX
12 9 (20.45%) EMC
12 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (20.45%) Service Delivery
12 9 (20.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (20.45%) Biotechnology
12 9 (20.45%) SonicWALL
12 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (20.45%) Cisco ASA

Firewall
Top Related 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 17 (38.64%) SharePoint
2 10 (22.73%) IIS
3 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
4 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.82%) CloudStack
5 3 (6.82%) JBoss
5 3 (6.82%) OpenStack
5 3 (6.82%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (22.73%) Office 365
3 5 (11.36%) PaaS
3 5 (11.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) WAN
2 15 (34.09%) LAN
3 12 (27.27%) SAN
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (18.18%) MPLS
6 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
6 7 (15.91%) VoIP
6 7 (15.91%) Wireless
7 5 (11.36%) DNS
7 5 (11.36%) NAS
8 4 (9.09%) DHCP
9 3 (6.82%) BGP
9 3 (6.82%) Internet
9 3 (6.82%) OSPF
10 2 (4.55%) SSL
10 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (2.27%) IPv6
11 1 (2.27%) Network Security
11 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.82%) Subversion
1 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (20.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.55%) Legal
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Administrator
2 9 (20.45%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Juniper Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Network Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Design Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) IP Design Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) IP Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) IT Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Information Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Ruby Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Management Information System
2 9 (20.45%) Algorithms
2 9 (20.45%) Biotechnology
2 9 (20.45%) EMC VNX
3 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
3 7 (15.91%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
5 6 (13.64%) Linux
6 5 (11.36%) Unix
7 4 (9.09%) Android
8 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Network Management
2 9 (20.45%) Service Delivery
3 8 (18.18%) ITIL
4 7 (15.91%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (15.91%) Change Control
4 7 (15.91%) Network Optimisation
5 6 (13.64%) Security Management
6 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
6 5 (11.36%) Network Design
7 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.09%) Informatics
7 4 (9.09%) Information Security
7 4 (9.09%) Information Security Management
7 4 (9.09%) ISMS
7 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.82%) DSDM
8 3 (6.82%) RUP
8 3 (6.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.82%) Python
2 3 (6.82%) Ruby
2 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (13.64%) CCNP
4 5 (11.36%) CCNA
5 4 (9.09%) CCIE
5 4 (9.09%) CCIP
5 4 (9.09%) JNCIE
5 4 (9.09%) JNCIP
6 2 (4.55%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.27%) CISA
7 1 (2.27%) CISSP
7 1 (2.27%) MCSE
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.55%) ISO 14001
2 2 (4.55%) ISO13485
System Software
1 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.27%) vSphere
3 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (6.82%) Terminal Server
5 3 (6.82%) Xen
5 3 (6.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Ansible
1 3 (6.82%) Cobbler
1 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.82%) Puppet
1 3 (6.82%) Terraform
1 3 (6.82%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) Cisco
2 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) EMC
3 9 (20.45%) SonicWALL
3 9 (20.45%) VMware
4 8 (18.18%) Juniper
5 7 (15.91%) arcserve
5 7 (15.91%) CA
5 7 (15.91%) HP
6 3 (6.82%) Citrix
6 3 (6.82%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle
6 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.55%) BT
8 1 (2.27%) Avaya
8 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint