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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 6 months to 17 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 101 49 59
Rank change year-on-year -52 +10 -44
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 211 318 149
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.89% 5.15% 4.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.04% 28.27% 33.56%
Number of salaries quoted 164 269 134
10th Percentile £27,750 £31,150 £28,375
25th Percentile £34,468 £37,280 £33,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median % change year-on-year - +1.12% +18.67%
75th Percentile £57,688 £55,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £64,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

Firewall is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,053 1,125 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.44% 18.23% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 821 856 353
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,900
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +17.65% +6.25%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Firewall in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Firewall in Yorkshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Firewall in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2022.

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 6 months to 17 August 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -46 140 £42,500 -5.56% 29
North Yorkshire -9 43 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South Yorkshire -27 17 £55,000 +22.22% 4
East Yorkshire -1 10 £43,500 +8.75% 1
Firewall
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2022, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 113 (53.55%) Azure
2 112 (53.08%) Microsoft 365
3 111 (52.61%) Microsoft
4 103 (48.82%) Windows
5 94 (44.55%) Active Directory
6 82 (38.86%) VMware
7 77 (36.49%) WAN
8 67 (31.75%) Windows Server
9 65 (30.81%) Cisco
10 61 (28.91%) LAN
11 58 (27.49%) Social Skills
12 54 (25.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 50 (23.70%) Information Security
14 49 (23.22%) VMware Infrastructure
15 48 (22.75%) Wireless
16 45 (21.33%) DNS
16 45 (21.33%) ITIL
17 44 (20.85%) TCP/IP
17 44 (20.85%) Hyper-V
18 40 (18.96%) Microsoft Intune
19 34 (16.11%) DHCP
19 34 (16.11%) Cisco Certification
20 32 (15.17%) Data Centre
21 31 (14.69%) SharePoint
21 31 (14.69%) SD-WAN
22 30 (14.22%) Customer Service
23 29 (13.74%) CCNA
23 29 (13.74%) VLAN
23 29 (13.74%) Windows 10
23 29 (13.74%) Problem-Solving

Firewall
Co-occurring 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 31 (14.69%) SharePoint
2 20 (9.48%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.90%) IIS
5 3 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.95%) Apache
6 2 (0.95%) Confluence
6 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (6.64%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.42%) Sage CRM
3 3 (1.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.47%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 113 (53.55%) Azure
2 112 (53.08%) Microsoft 365
3 28 (13.27%) AWS
4 19 (9.00%) IaaS
5 17 (8.06%) Azure Active Directory
6 15 (7.11%) SaaS
7 13 (6.16%) OneDrive
7 13 (6.16%) PaaS
8 8 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (3.79%) GCP
8 8 (3.79%) Rubrik
9 3 (1.42%) Power Platform
10 2 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.95%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.95%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 2 (0.95%) Datadog
10 2 (0.95%) Logz.io
10 2 (0.95%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 77 (36.49%) WAN
2 61 (28.91%) LAN
3 48 (22.75%) Wireless
4 45 (21.33%) DNS
5 44 (20.85%) TCP/IP
6 34 (16.11%) DHCP
7 31 (14.69%) SD-WAN
8 29 (13.74%) VLAN
9 28 (13.27%) VPN
10 23 (10.90%) MPLS
11 21 (9.95%) BGP
12 20 (9.48%) SAN
13 19 (9.00%) OSPF
14 15 (7.11%) Network Security
14 15 (7.11%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (4.27%) VoIP
16 8 (3.79%) Cisco Firepower
17 7 (3.32%) HTTP
17 7 (3.32%) Intrusion Detection
18 6 (2.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.42%) Power BI
3 2 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.95%) Metadata
3 2 (0.95%) MySQL
3 2 (0.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.95%) JIRA
2 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.47%) Metasploit
General
1 58 (27.49%) Social Skills
2 15 (7.11%) Finance
2 15 (7.11%) Manufacturing
3 14 (6.64%) Retail
4 11 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.79%) Law
6 5 (2.37%) Banking
6 5 (2.37%) Legal
6 5 (2.37%) Public Sector
7 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.42%) Influencing Skills
8 3 (1.42%) Organisational Skills
8 3 (1.42%) Publishing
9 2 (0.95%) Advertising
9 2 (0.95%) Back Office
9 2 (0.95%) Games
9 2 (0.95%) German Language
10 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.47%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (20.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (15.17%) Architect
3 24 (11.37%) Analyst
3 24 (11.37%) Network Engineer
4 22 (10.43%) Support Engineer
5 19 (9.00%) IT Support
6 16 (7.58%) IT Engineer
6 16 (7.58%) Security Analyst
7 12 (5.69%) IT Technician
7 12 (5.69%) Technical Architect
8 11 (5.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 11 (5.21%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (5.21%) IT Support Engineer
9 10 (4.74%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
9 10 (4.74%) Security Architect
9 10 (4.74%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.27%) Security Engineer
11 8 (3.79%) Design Engineer
11 8 (3.79%) IT Support Technician
11 8 (3.79%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.37%) Web Services
2 4 (1.90%) HTML
3 3 (1.42%) .NET
3 3 (1.42%) Middleware
4 2 (0.95%) Node.js
4 2 (0.95%) OAuth
4 2 (0.95%) OpenID
4 2 (0.95%) SAML
4 2 (0.95%) XML
5 1 (0.47%) ARM Templates
5 1 (0.47%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.47%) JSON
5 1 (0.47%) JSP
5 1 (0.47%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.47%) SOAP
5 1 (0.47%) XSLT
5 1 (0.47%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.17%) Data Centre
2 28 (13.27%) Management Information System
3 19 (9.00%) Public Cloud
4 14 (6.64%) Clustering
5 12 (5.69%) Driving Licence
6 10 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (4.27%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.37%) Legacy Applications
9 4 (1.90%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.42%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.42%) NHS
10 3 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.42%) User Experience
11 2 (0.95%) CCTV
11 2 (0.95%) CMDB
11 2 (0.95%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.95%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.95%) Tandem
11 2 (0.95%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 103 (48.82%) Windows
2 67 (31.75%) Windows Server
3 29 (13.74%) Windows 10
4 28 (13.27%) Linux
5 21 (9.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (6.16%) Windows Server 2019
7 7 (3.32%) Unix
7 7 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.37%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (1.90%) Mac OS
9 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.42%) Android
10 3 (1.42%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 50 (23.70%) Information Security
3 45 (21.33%) ITIL
4 30 (14.22%) Customer Service
5 29 (13.74%) Problem-Solving
6 27 (12.80%) Application Security
7 25 (11.85%) DevOps
8 24 (11.37%) Incident Management
8 24 (11.37%) Migration
9 22 (10.43%) Project Delivery
10 20 (9.48%) Agile
10 20 (9.48%) Vulnerability Management
11 18 (8.53%) Cybersecurity
12 17 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (7.58%) ITSM
14 14 (6.64%) Security Architecture
15 13 (6.16%) Data Loss Prevention
15 13 (6.16%) Regulatory Compliance
15 13 (6.16%) Security Operations
15 13 (6.16%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.48%) SQL
2 15 (7.11%) C
3 12 (5.69%) PowerShell
4 7 (3.32%) Java
4 7 (3.32%) Python
5 5 (2.37%) ABAP
6 4 (1.90%) Bash
7 3 (1.42%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.95%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.47%) C#
9 1 (0.47%) Jython
9 1 (0.47%) Perl
9 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (16.11%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (13.74%) CCNA
3 23 (10.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (9.95%) CCNP
5 15 (7.11%) MCSA
6 14 (6.64%) MCSE
7 13 (6.16%) CISSP
8 11 (5.21%) CISM
9 10 (4.74%) CISA
10 8 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (2.84%) Azure Certification
11 6 (2.84%) MCP
12 5 (2.37%) Degree
12 5 (2.37%) GIAC
12 5 (2.37%) SANS
13 4 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.90%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.90%) Security Cleared
14 3 (1.42%) Citrix Certification
15 2 (0.95%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.53%) NIST
2 12 (5.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.79%) NIST 800
4 7 (3.32%) PCI DSS
4 7 (3.32%) SLA
5 6 (2.84%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (2.37%) Actionable Recommendations
6 5 (2.37%) COBIT
7 3 (1.42%) GDPR
7 3 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.95%) GRC
8 2 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 94 (44.55%) Active Directory
2 49 (23.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (20.85%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.74%) Docker
5 7 (3.32%) vSphere
6 6 (2.84%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.84%) XenApp
7 3 (1.42%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.95%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (0.95%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.47%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 40 (18.96%) Microsoft Intune
2 23 (10.90%) FortiGate
3 19 (9.00%) Kubernetes
4 17 (8.06%) WSUS
5 8 (3.79%) NetBackup
5 8 (3.79%) SCCM
6 6 (2.84%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (2.37%) Ansible
8 4 (1.90%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 4 (1.90%) Puppet
9 3 (1.42%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.42%) Nagios
9 3 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.42%) Terraform
10 2 (0.95%) Marathon
10 2 (0.95%) Mesos
10 2 (0.95%) Nessus
10 2 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.95%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.47%) QRadar
Vendors
1 111 (52.61%) Microsoft
2 82 (38.86%) VMware
3 65 (30.81%) Cisco
4 22 (10.43%) Veeam
5 19 (9.00%) Draytek
6 18 (8.53%) Citrix
7 16 (7.58%) Ubiquiti
8 15 (7.11%) Meraki
9 14 (6.64%) CheckPoint
10 13 (6.16%) Aruba
10 13 (6.16%) Palo Alto
11 10 (4.74%) Remedy
11 10 (4.74%) Zscaler
12 8 (3.79%) Fortinet
12 8 (3.79%) HP
12 8 (3.79%) SonicWALL
12 8 (3.79%) Veritas
13 6 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (2.37%) WatchGuard
15 4 (1.90%) SolarWinds