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

Firewall
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 29 41
Rank change year-on-year -21 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 26 45 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.69% 6.92% 5.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.26% 33.33% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 43 60 43
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +32.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,338 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% -  

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 99 135 164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 14.06% 20.77% 17.45%
Number of salaries quoted 260 438 398
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,250 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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 -13 17 £55,000 +42.85% 1
Doncaster -4 6 £32,500 +23.22%
Barnsley -9 2 £30,952 -43.72%
Rotherham +8 1 £25,000 +25.00%
Firewall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 35 (66.04%) Cisco
2 21 (39.62%) Windows
3 19 (35.85%) Active Directory
4 18 (33.96%) Windows Server
5 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
5 17 (32.08%) WAN
6 16 (30.19%) LAN
6 16 (30.19%) SharePoint
6 16 (30.19%) SAN
7 15 (28.30%) Network Management
8 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
8 14 (26.42%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (26.42%) Juniper
9 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (24.53%) MS Exchange
9 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (20.75%) CCNP
11 11 (20.75%) MPLS
11 11 (20.75%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
12 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
12 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (18.87%) Change Control
12 10 (18.87%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (18.87%) HP Storage
12 10 (18.87%) Network Optimisation
12 10 (18.87%) arcserve
12 10 (18.87%) CA

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 16 (30.19%) SharePoint
2 13 (24.53%) MS Exchange
3 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (13.21%) IIS
5 6 (11.32%) Apache
6 5 (9.43%) nginx
7 2 (3.77%) CloudStack
7 2 (3.77%) JBoss
7 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.32%) Office 365
3 5 (9.43%) PaaS
3 5 (9.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.08%) WAN
2 16 (30.19%) LAN
2 16 (30.19%) SAN
3 11 (20.75%) MPLS
4 10 (18.87%) Wireless
5 9 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (16.98%) VPN
6 6 (11.32%) VoIP
7 5 (9.43%) NAS
8 3 (5.66%) BGP
8 3 (5.66%) DNS
8 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.77%) Internet
9 2 (3.77%) Network Security
9 2 (3.77%) OSPF
9 2 (3.77%) VLAN
9 2 (3.77%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.89%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2005
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (11.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.77%) Subversion
1 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (9.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.77%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Administrator
2 11 (20.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (16.98%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Design Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) IP Design Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) IP Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Juniper Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Network Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (9.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.55%) Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) IT Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Information Security Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) IT Administrator
9 2 (3.77%) Ruby Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
2 10 (18.87%) HP Storage
3 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
4 5 (9.43%) Algorithms
4 5 (9.43%) Biotechnology
4 5 (9.43%) EMC VNX
5 2 (3.77%) iPad
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Windows
2 18 (33.96%) Windows Server
3 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (18.87%) Linux
5 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.55%) Unix
7 2 (3.77%) Android
7 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Network Management
2 10 (18.87%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (18.87%) Change Control
2 10 (18.87%) Network Optimisation
3 8 (15.09%) ITIL
3 8 (15.09%) Network Design
4 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
5 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
5 5 (9.43%) Security Management
5 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.55%) High Availability
6 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.66%) Information Security
7 3 (5.66%) Information Security Management
7 3 (5.66%) ISMS
7 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (3.77%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.77%) Python
2 2 (3.77%) Ruby
2 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (20.75%) CCNP
3 9 (16.98%) CCIE
3 9 (16.98%) JNCIP
4 8 (15.09%) CCIP
4 8 (15.09%) JNCIE
5 7 (13.21%) Degree
6 6 (11.32%) CCNA
7 3 (5.66%) JNCIA
8 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.89%) CCA
9 1 (1.89%) CCEA
9 1 (1.89%) CISA
9 1 (1.89%) CISSP
9 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.89%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (1.89%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.89%) VCAP
9 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 13485
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 19 (35.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
3 8 (15.09%) vSphere
4 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (7.55%) Docker
5 4 (7.55%) GlusterFS
5 4 (7.55%) iptables
5 4 (7.55%) Varnish
6 2 (3.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (3.77%) Terminal Server
6 2 (3.77%) Xen
6 2 (3.77%) XenServer
7 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.89%) vCloud
7 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Ansible
1 6 (11.32%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (11.32%) Puppet
2 4 (7.55%) HAProxy
2 4 (7.55%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.77%) Cobbler
3 2 (3.77%) Terraform
3 2 (3.77%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.77%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.89%) SCCM
4 1 (1.89%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 35 (66.04%) Cisco
2 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
3 14 (26.42%) Juniper
4 10 (18.87%) arcserve
4 10 (18.87%) CA
4 10 (18.87%) HP
4 10 (18.87%) VMware
5 6 (11.32%) SonicWALL
6 5 (9.43%) EMC
7 4 (7.55%) Rackspace
8 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.66%) Citrix
8 3 (5.66%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.77%) BT
9 2 (3.77%) EnterpriseDB
9 2 (3.77%) Meraki
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle
9 2 (3.77%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
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