The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
South West / Bristol
Rank 132 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.057% - 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £38,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £51,250 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-25.85% +12.63%

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
238 276 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.47% 15.44% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 187 230 256
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing FWSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT jobs citing FWSM 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 Bristol region with a requirement for FWSM.

1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) IronPort
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (87.50%) Unified Communications
2 7 (87.50%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco IPT
2 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
2 7 (87.50%) IP Telephony
2 7 (87.50%) MPLS
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (87.50%) CA
2 7 (87.50%) Nokia
3 6 (75.00%) Wireless
4 5 (62.50%) Network Management
5 4 (50.00%) High Availability
5 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (50.00%) Network Design
5 4 (50.00%) NetScout
5 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (50.00%) Network Security
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (37.50%) SLA
7 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco IPT
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (87.50%) IP Telephony
2 7 (87.50%) MPLS
2 7 (87.50%) Unified Communications
3 6 (75.00%) Wireless
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (50.00%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Design Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Network Management
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 4 (50.00%) Network Design
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) IronPort
2 7 (87.50%) CA
2 7 (87.50%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Nokia
2 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
3 4 (50.00%) NetScout