Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Firewall Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall Engineer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 266 264 273
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 2 17 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.028% 0.21% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.21% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 42
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £30,000 £37,713
90th Percentile £43,750 £60,000 £51,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +12.50%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6887 8025 9540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.56% 97.85% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5887 6714 7557
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,242 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £59,850
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Firewall Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Firewall Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall Engineer in West Yorkshire

Firewall Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Firewall Engineer in West Yorkshire

Firewall Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Leeds -3 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Firewall Engineer
Yorkshire

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Firewall Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Firewall Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware