Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 68 72
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 42 49 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.41% 3.51% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% 21.49% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 51
South Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.84% -9.52% +26.51%
10th Percentile £19,700 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,500 £57,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year +11.84% -5.59% -6.40%

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 150 228 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 12.17% 16.34% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 131 206 189
South Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £19,250 £24,750 £24,050
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £55,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -5 20 £45,250 -13.81% 5
Doncaster +13 19 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Rotherham -1 3 £29,344 +17.38%
Firewall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 27 (64.29%) WAN
2 24 (57.14%) LAN
3 22 (52.38%) Windows
3 22 (52.38%) Windows Server
4 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
5 18 (42.86%) Cisco
5 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 18 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 14 (33.33%) Office 365
7 13 (30.95%) Windows 10
8 12 (28.57%) ITIL
9 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
10 10 (23.81%) VMware
10 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (23.81%) Wireless
10 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
11 9 (21.43%) VPN
11 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (21.43%) SAN
12 8 (19.05%) SLA
12 8 (19.05%) Citrix
12 8 (19.05%) SQL
12 8 (19.05%) Windows 8
12 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
13 7 (16.67%) Capita
13 7 (16.67%) Network Management
13 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 6 (14.29%) MCSE

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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Office 365
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (64.29%) WAN
2 24 (57.14%) LAN
3 10 (23.81%) Wireless
4 9 (21.43%) SAN
4 9 (21.43%) VPN
5 6 (14.29%) DNS
6 5 (11.90%) DHCP
7 4 (9.52%) MPLS
7 4 (9.52%) VoIP
8 3 (7.14%) BGP
9 2 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (4.76%) IPv6
9 2 (4.76%) Junos
9 2 (4.76%) Network Security
9 2 (4.76%) OSPF
9 2 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (4.76%) SMS
9 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
9 2 (4.76%) VLAN
9 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Network Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) IT Support
4 6 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) IT Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Network Monitoring Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) DevOps Architect
8 2 (4.76%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Driving Licence
1 4 (9.52%) EPoS
2 3 (7.14%) HP Storage
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Windows
1 22 (52.38%) Windows Server
2 18 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 13 (30.95%) Windows 10
4 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (19.05%) Windows 8
6 5 (11.90%) Linux
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Network Management
3 6 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (9.52%) SDLC
4 4 (9.52%) Time Management
5 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.14%) Change Control
5 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.14%) Critical Success Factor
5 3 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 3 (7.14%) Network Architecture
5 3 (7.14%) Network Design
5 3 (7.14%) Network Optimisation
5 3 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.76%) Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.76%) Python
2 2 (4.76%) Ruby
2 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.29%) MCSE
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.14%) CCNA
4 3 (7.14%) DBS Check
4 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) CCIE
5 1 (2.38%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) SLA
2 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Cisco
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.81%) VMware
3 8 (19.05%) Citrix
4 7 (16.67%) Capita
5 5 (11.90%) Juniper
6 3 (7.14%) arcserve
6 3 (7.14%) CA
6 3 (7.14%) Dell
6 3 (7.14%) Google
6 3 (7.14%) HP
6 3 (7.14%) Thales
7 2 (4.76%) EMC
7 2 (4.76%) Meraki
7 2 (4.76%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (4.76%) Symantec
7 2 (4.76%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds