The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 21 23
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 6.52% 7.93% 5.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.14% 29.55% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 34 3
Median salary £32,500 £55,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.90% +103.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £41,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £55,000 £69,600
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 Wakefield with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 35 44 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 38.04% 26.83% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 93 283 111
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £23,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,950 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wakefield.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Wakefield

Firewall
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall in Wakefield.

Salary trend for Firewall in Wakefield

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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Network Security
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
4 4 (30.77%) CCNP
4 4 (30.77%) MPLS
4 4 (30.77%) Retail
4 4 (30.77%) WatchGuard
4 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) Progress
6 2 (15.38%) ADSL
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 2 (15.38%) C
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (15.38%) SSL
6 2 (15.38%) Dell

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Network Security
2 4 (30.77%) MPLS
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) VoIP
3 3 (23.08%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) ADSL
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) SSL
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Network Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) IT Support
3 3 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Security Technician
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior IT Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior IT Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) ERP
2 2 (15.38%) Fault Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
2 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Terminal Server
3 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
3 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) WatchGuard
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) Progress
4 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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