The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
FWSM
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
266 258 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.58% 16.41% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 224 191 210
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

FWSM
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

FWSM Salary Trend in Bristol

FWSM
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) IronPort
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) IronPort
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds