The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - 218 208
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.15% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.50% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 10
Average salary - £46,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.56%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
FWSM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1334 1588 1553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.13% 29.02% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1030 1113
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FWSM across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

FWSM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FWSM across the Berkshire region.

FWSM Salary Trend in Berkshire

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing FWSM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FWSM.

1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) IPv4
1 8 (100.00%) IPv6
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) TACACS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
1 8 (100.00%) VPLS
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing FWSM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FWSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 8 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) IPv4
1 8 (100.00%) IPv6
1 8 (100.00%) Junos
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) TACACS
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) Unicast
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
1 8 (100.00%) VPLS
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 8 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (100.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) F5
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) VMware