Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Firewall Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 - 275
Rank change year-on-year - +275 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 4 0 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.060% - 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 14
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 - £45,375
10th Percentile £29,050 - £39,500
90th Percentile £53,950 - £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £36,250 - £47,500

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,497 7,162 8,676
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.64% 97.85% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5,529 6,189 7,131
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram 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 19 January 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
Leeds - 2 £30,750 -
Batley - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £55,000 -
Firewall Engineer
Yorkshire

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) CCSA
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Junos
3 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (50.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (50.00%) JNCIS
3 2 (50.00%) Splunk
3 2 (50.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Online Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) F5

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Junos
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCSA
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) JNCIA
2 2 (50.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm
3 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (50.00%) Splunk
4 1 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) HP