The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
England / Yorkshire
Rank 67 47 52
Rank change year-on-year -20 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 199 326 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.76% 5.05% 5.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.47% 33.61% 30.87%
Number of salaries quoted 172 264 291
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 699 970 1189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 13.21% 15.04% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 611 819 916
Median salary £38,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.17% +1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Yorkshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire -20 146 £38,000 -6.17% 26
South Yorkshire +20 29 £32,500 +8.33% 1
North Yorkshire -23 25 £55,000 +51.72% 1
East Yorkshire -4 3 £32,000 -8.57%
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 207 (49.29%) Cisco
2 205 (48.81%) Windows
3 184 (43.81%) Microsoft
4 142 (33.81%) ITIL
5 128 (30.48%) VMware
6 121 (28.81%) Linux
6 121 (28.81%) Windows Server
7 115 (27.38%) Active Directory
8 112 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
9 108 (25.71%) WAN
10 99 (23.57%) LAN
11 96 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 84 (20.00%) DNS
13 80 (19.05%) TCP/IP
14 75 (17.86%) MS Exchange
14 75 (17.86%) CCNP
15 71 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
16 70 (16.67%) VPN
17 67 (15.95%) SAN
18 66 (15.71%) MPLS
18 66 (15.71%) vSphere
19 65 (15.48%) Information Security
20 64 (15.24%) SQL
21 63 (15.00%) Unix
22 62 (14.76%) Windows Server 2008
23 61 (14.52%) DHCP
23 61 (14.52%) Juniper
24 55 (13.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
24 55 (13.10%) Network Security
25 54 (12.86%) Citrix

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in 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 75 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 39 (9.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 39 (9.29%) IIS
3 35 (8.33%) CloudStack
3 35 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 34 (8.10%) JBoss
5 33 (7.86%) WebLogic
5 33 (7.86%) WebSphere
6 30 (7.14%) SharePoint
7 17 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.67%) Apache
10 6 (1.43%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.95%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.24%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.24%) nginx
13 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (7.86%) MS Office
2 31 (7.38%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 43 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (6.19%) Office 365
3 10 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.43%) PaaS
4 6 (1.43%) SaaS
5 2 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.48%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.24%) Akamai
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.24%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (25.71%) WAN
2 99 (23.57%) LAN
3 84 (20.00%) DNS
4 80 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 70 (16.67%) VPN
6 67 (15.95%) SAN
7 66 (15.71%) MPLS
8 61 (14.52%) DHCP
9 55 (13.10%) Network Security
10 36 (8.57%) OSPF
11 32 (7.62%) Internet
12 31 (7.38%) BGP
12 31 (7.38%) VLAN
13 30 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
14 28 (6.67%) SSL
15 27 (6.43%) VoIP
16 25 (5.95%) Wireless
17 21 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
18 16 (3.81%) Asterisk PBX
18 16 (3.81%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (1.90%) MySQL
5 3 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 30 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 29 (6.90%) TeamCity
3 6 (1.43%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.19%) Subversion
5 3 (0.71%) Burp Suite
5 3 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.24%) GitLab
6 1 (0.24%) GoCD
6 1 (0.24%) JMeter
6 1 (0.24%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.24%) Selenium
6 1 (0.24%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 33 (7.86%) Telecoms
2 19 (4.52%) Finance
3 10 (2.38%) Games
4 9 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (1.90%) Legal
6 7 (1.67%) Retail
7 6 (1.43%) Marketing
8 5 (1.19%) Advertising
8 5 (1.19%) Law
8 5 (1.19%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.71%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (18.57%) Network Engineer
2 70 (16.67%) Analyst
3 53 (12.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 43 (10.24%) Cisco Engineer
5 41 (9.76%) Security Analyst
6 37 (8.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 34 (8.10%) DevOps Engineer
8 30 (7.14%) Security Engineer
9 26 (6.19%) Administrator
10 25 (5.95%) IT Engineer
11 23 (5.48%) IT Analyst
11 23 (5.48%) Senior Network Engineer
12 22 (5.24%) Security Specialist
12 22 (5.24%) Systems Administrator
13 20 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 18 (4.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 17 (4.05%) IT Security Analyst
15 17 (4.05%) Support Engineer
16 15 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
16 15 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.81%) .NET
2 6 (1.43%) Middleware
3 5 (1.19%) Web Services
4 4 (0.95%) .NET Framework
4 4 (0.95%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.24%) CSS
5 1 (0.24%) HTML
5 1 (0.24%) JSON
5 1 (0.24%) Node.js
5 1 (0.24%) REST
5 1 (0.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (12.38%) Data Centre
2 36 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.05%) iPad
3 17 (4.05%) Replication
4 14 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.10%) Driving Licence
6 11 (2.62%) EMC VNX
7 9 (2.14%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.14%) Biotechnology
7 9 (2.14%) HP StoreVirtual
8 8 (1.90%) iPhone
9 7 (1.67%) HP Storage
9 7 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.43%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.43%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.19%) Clustering
12 4 (0.95%) GPGPU
12 4 (0.95%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.71%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 205 (48.81%) Windows
2 121 (28.81%) Linux
2 121 (28.81%) Windows Server
3 71 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (15.00%) Unix
5 62 (14.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (10.95%) Windows 7
7 39 (9.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (7.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (3.81%) Debian
9 16 (3.81%) Ubuntu
10 8 (1.90%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.67%) AIX
12 6 (1.43%) Windows 10
13 5 (1.19%) Android
13 5 (1.19%) HPUX
14 4 (0.95%) CentOS
14 4 (0.95%) Solaris
15 2 (0.48%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (33.81%) ITIL
2 65 (15.48%) Information Security
3 47 (11.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 40 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (9.29%) DevOps
6 35 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (7.62%) DSDM
7 32 (7.62%) Network Management
7 32 (7.62%) Scrum
8 23 (5.48%) Project Management
9 21 (5.00%) SIEM
10 19 (4.52%) High Availability
10 19 (4.52%) Kalman Filter
10 19 (4.52%) Penetration Testing
10 19 (4.52%) Validation
11 18 (4.29%) ITIL V3
11 18 (4.29%) Load Balancing
12 16 (3.81%) Capacity Management
12 16 (3.81%) Network Design
12 16 (3.81%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (15.24%) SQL
2 42 (10.00%) Python
2 42 (10.00%) Ruby
3 38 (9.05%) Shell Script
4 23 (5.48%) PowerShell
5 18 (4.29%) Bash Shell
6 11 (2.62%) PHP
7 7 (1.67%) Java
8 6 (1.43%) Perl
9 5 (1.19%) C
9 5 (1.19%) C++
10 2 (0.48%) VB
11 1 (0.24%) C#
11 1 (0.24%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 112 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (17.86%) CCNP
3 51 (12.14%) CCNA
4 49 (11.67%) Degree
5 47 (11.19%) CISSP
6 41 (9.76%) CISM
7 34 (8.10%) SSCP
8 33 (7.86%) CCIE
8 33 (7.86%) CISA
9 30 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (6.19%) CompTIA Security+
10 26 (6.19%) Security+ Certification
11 15 (3.57%) CISMP
12 11 (2.62%) MCSA
13 10 (2.38%) CEH
13 10 (2.38%) Security Cleared
14 9 (2.14%) MCSE
15 7 (1.67%) CCIP
15 7 (1.67%) JNCIP
15 7 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (13.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 21 (5.00%) SLA
4 2 (0.48%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.48%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 115 (27.38%) Active Directory
2 96 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (15.71%) vSphere
4 45 (10.71%) XenServer
5 40 (9.52%) Xen
6 32 (7.62%) Hyper-V
7 21 (5.00%) XenApp
8 16 (3.81%) OpenSIPS
9 11 (2.62%) Terminal Server
10 10 (2.38%) Terminal Services
11 9 (2.14%) KVM
11 9 (2.14%) XenDesktop
12 8 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.95%) GPFS
14 3 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.71%) Sendmail
15 2 (0.48%) Docker
15 2 (0.48%) Snort
15 2 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
15 2 (0.48%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 40 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 40 (9.52%) Puppet
2 32 (7.62%) Ansible
3 19 (4.52%) SCOM
4 18 (4.29%) SCCM
5 13 (3.10%) Tivoli
6 12 (2.86%) Cobbler
6 12 (2.86%) FortiGate
7 6 (1.43%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 5 (1.19%) Nessus
9 4 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.95%) QRadar
9 4 (0.95%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.95%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.71%) Nagios
10 3 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.71%) Terraform
10 3 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 207 (49.29%) Cisco
2 184 (43.81%) Microsoft
3 128 (30.48%) VMware
4 61 (14.52%) Juniper
5 54 (12.86%) Citrix
6 51 (12.14%) Red Hat
7 48 (11.43%) HP
8 45 (10.71%) Oracle
9 32 (7.62%) CheckPoint
9 32 (7.62%) EnterpriseDB
10 26 (6.19%) Avaya
10 26 (6.19%) F5
11 25 (5.95%) SonicWALL
12 24 (5.71%) EMC
13 18 (4.29%) NetApp
14 13 (3.10%) 3PAR
15 11 (2.62%) Dell
16 10 (2.38%) Brocade
16 10 (2.38%) Palo Alto
17 9 (2.14%) LogRhythm
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum + Pension+ Private Medical Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £16k - 20k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + gym / pension / insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + 27 Days, Pension, Bonus etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus + Pension & onsite gym
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Dempsey Dyer Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum 24 days annual leave, free parking,
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 23 days ago