The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 64 43 43
Rank change year-on-year -21 0  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 149 246 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.19% 5.54% 5.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.22% 38.92% 32.90%
Number of salaries quoted 129 199 229
Median salary £38,000 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.87% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £29,300 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 423 632 848
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 11.89% 14.23% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 369 527 684
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Firewall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in West Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Firewall in West Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in West Yorkshire

Firewall
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Leeds -24 105 £38,000 -10.58% 18
Bradford -11 20 £44,000 +17.33% 6
Wakefield +10 7 £32,500 +18.18%
Wetherby -5 5 £27,500 -5.17% 1
Huddersfield - 4 £32,500 -
Ossett - 4 £22,000 -
Brighouse - 1 £19,500 -
Pudsey - 1 - -
Firewall
Yorkshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 174 (51.79%) Windows
2 157 (46.73%) Cisco
3 149 (44.35%) Microsoft
4 132 (39.29%) ITIL
5 113 (33.63%) VMware
6 107 (31.85%) Windows Server
7 105 (31.25%) Linux
8 90 (26.79%) Active Directory
8 90 (26.79%) Cisco Certification
9 82 (24.40%) VMware Infrastructure
10 78 (23.21%) WAN
11 77 (22.92%) DNS
12 70 (20.83%) LAN
13 66 (19.64%) MS Exchange
14 59 (17.56%) CCNP
15 57 (16.96%) Unix
15 57 (16.96%) Windows Server 2012
16 56 (16.67%) vSphere
17 55 (16.37%) SAN
17 55 (16.37%) VPN
18 54 (16.07%) DHCP
18 54 (16.07%) TCP/IP
19 51 (15.18%) SQL
19 51 (15.18%) Red Hat
20 49 (14.58%) Juniper
20 49 (14.58%) MPLS
20 49 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
21 47 (13.99%) Disaster Recovery
22 45 (13.39%) Oracle
22 45 (13.39%) XenServer

Firewall
Top Related 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 66 (19.64%) MS Exchange
2 35 (10.42%) CloudStack
2 35 (10.42%) OpenStack
3 34 (10.12%) JBoss
4 33 (9.82%) WebLogic
4 33 (9.82%) WebSphere
5 31 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 28 (8.33%) IIS
7 17 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (3.57%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.79%) Apache
10 6 (1.79%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.89%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.30%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.12%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.17%) Office 365
3 10 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.60%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.30%) Akamai
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.30%) IaaS
5 1 (0.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (23.21%) WAN
2 77 (22.92%) DNS
3 70 (20.83%) LAN
4 55 (16.37%) SAN
4 55 (16.37%) VPN
5 54 (16.07%) DHCP
5 54 (16.07%) TCP/IP
6 49 (14.58%) MPLS
7 42 (12.50%) Network Security
8 29 (8.63%) VLAN
9 24 (7.14%) Internet
9 24 (7.14%) OSPF
10 23 (6.85%) SSL
11 21 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
12 20 (5.95%) BGP
13 19 (5.65%) VoIP
14 17 (5.06%) IPsec
15 16 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
16 12 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (3.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.38%) MySQL
3 5 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 30 (8.93%) Jenkins
2 29 (8.63%) TeamCity
3 5 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.19%) Subversion
5 3 (0.89%) Burp Suite
5 3 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.30%) GitLab
6 1 (0.30%) GoCD
6 1 (0.30%) JMeter
6 1 (0.30%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.30%) Selenium
6 1 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 31 (9.23%) Telecoms
2 11 (3.27%) Finance
3 10 (2.98%) Games
4 6 (1.79%) Legal
4 6 (1.79%) Marketing
4 6 (1.79%) Retail
5 5 (1.49%) Advertising
5 5 (1.49%) Law
6 3 (0.89%) Publishing
7 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 61 (18.15%) Network Engineer
2 57 (16.96%) Analyst
3 45 (13.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (10.12%) DevOps Engineer
5 32 (9.52%) Security Analyst
6 29 (8.63%) Cisco Engineer
6 29 (8.63%) Security Engineer
7 23 (6.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 23 (6.85%) IT Analyst
8 20 (5.95%) IT Engineer
9 18 (5.36%) Senior Network Engineer
10 17 (5.06%) IT Security Analyst
11 16 (4.76%) Support Engineer
12 15 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support
12 15 (4.46%) Network Security Engineer
13 13 (3.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 13 (3.87%) Administrator
13 13 (3.87%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 13 (3.87%) IT Security Engineer
13 13 (3.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (11.01%) .NET
2 4 (1.19%) .NET Framework
3 3 (0.89%) Web Services
4 1 (0.30%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.30%) CSS
4 1 (0.30%) HTML
4 1 (0.30%) JSON
4 1 (0.30%) Node.js
4 1 (0.30%) REST
4 1 (0.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 17 (5.06%) Replication
3 16 (4.76%) iPad
3 16 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.68%) HP StoreVirtual
5 8 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.38%) Driving Licence
5 8 (2.38%) iPhone
6 7 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (1.49%) Clustering
8 4 (1.19%) GPGPU
9 3 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (0.89%) Celerra
9 3 (0.89%) CLARiiON
9 3 (0.89%) NHS
9 3 (0.89%) PKI
9 3 (0.89%) RSA SecurID
9 3 (0.89%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.60%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.60%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 174 (51.79%) Windows
2 107 (31.85%) Windows Server
3 105 (31.25%) Linux
4 57 (16.96%) Unix
4 57 (16.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (11.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 38 (11.31%) Windows 7
8 22 (6.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (4.46%) Debian
9 15 (4.46%) Ubuntu
10 8 (2.38%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.49%) HPUX
11 5 (1.49%) Windows 10
12 4 (1.19%) CentOS
12 4 (1.19%) Solaris
13 2 (0.60%) AIX
13 2 (0.60%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (39.29%) ITIL
2 47 (13.99%) Disaster Recovery
3 42 (12.50%) Information Security
4 40 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (11.61%) DevOps
6 35 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (9.52%) DSDM
7 32 (9.52%) Scrum
8 19 (5.65%) Kalman Filter
8 19 (5.65%) Project Management
9 18 (5.36%) High Availability
9 18 (5.36%) ITIL V3
9 18 (5.36%) Validation
10 17 (5.06%) Load Balancing
11 16 (4.76%) Capacity Management
11 16 (4.76%) Network Management
12 15 (4.46%) Fault Analysis
12 15 (4.46%) Problem Management
12 15 (4.46%) SIEM
13 13 (3.87%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 51 (15.18%) SQL
2 42 (12.50%) Python
2 42 (12.50%) Ruby
3 37 (11.01%) Shell Script
4 22 (6.55%) PowerShell
5 18 (5.36%) Bash Shell
6 7 (2.08%) Java
7 6 (1.79%) Perl
7 6 (1.79%) PHP
8 5 (1.49%) C
8 5 (1.49%) C++
9 2 (0.60%) VB
10 1 (0.30%) C#
10 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 90 (26.79%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (17.56%) CCNP
3 42 (12.50%) CCNA
4 36 (10.71%) CISSP
5 31 (9.23%) CISM
5 31 (9.23%) Degree
5 31 (9.23%) SSCP
6 28 (8.33%) CISA
7 27 (8.04%) CCIE
7 27 (8.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (7.74%) CompTIA Security+
8 26 (7.74%) Security+ Certification
9 15 (4.46%) CISMP
10 10 (2.98%) MCSA
11 7 (2.08%) CCIP
11 7 (2.08%) CEH
12 6 (1.79%) CCDA
12 6 (1.79%) CREST Certified
12 6 (1.79%) MCSE
13 5 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (8.93%) PCI DSS
3 20 (5.95%) SLA
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 90 (26.79%) Active Directory
2 82 (24.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (16.67%) vSphere
4 45 (13.39%) XenServer
5 40 (11.90%) Xen
6 24 (7.14%) Hyper-V
7 21 (6.25%) XenApp
8 16 (4.76%) OpenSIPS
9 10 (2.98%) Terminal Services
10 9 (2.68%) XenDesktop
11 8 (2.38%) KVM
11 8 (2.38%) Terminal Server
11 8 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (1.19%) GPFS
13 2 (0.60%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.60%) Snort
13 2 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.30%) Docker
14 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 40 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
1 40 (11.90%) Puppet
2 32 (9.52%) Ansible
3 19 (5.65%) SCOM
4 17 (5.06%) SCCM
5 13 (3.87%) Tivoli
6 12 (3.57%) Cobbler
7 4 (1.19%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.19%) QRadar
7 4 (1.19%) SCVMM
7 4 (1.19%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.89%) Nagios
8 3 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.89%) Terraform
8 3 (0.89%) WSUS
9 2 (0.60%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (0.60%) MIMEsweeper
9 2 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 157 (46.73%) Cisco
2 149 (44.35%) Microsoft
3 113 (33.63%) VMware
4 51 (15.18%) Red Hat
5 49 (14.58%) Juniper
6 45 (13.39%) Oracle
7 42 (12.50%) Citrix
8 41 (12.20%) HP
9 32 (9.52%) EnterpriseDB
10 22 (6.55%) Avaya
10 22 (6.55%) F5
11 20 (5.95%) CheckPoint
12 16 (4.76%) NetApp
13 15 (4.46%) EMC
13 15 (4.46%) SonicWALL
14 13 (3.87%) 3PAR
15 11 (3.27%) Brocade
16 10 (2.98%) Dell
17 9 (2.68%) Veeam
18 8 (2.38%) IBM
Bradford, Yorkshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + gym / pension / insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum + Pension+ Private Medical Insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus + Pension & onsite gym
Posted: 25 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Dempsey Dyer Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum 24 days annual leave, free parking,
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 27 days ago