The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 11 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 6.45% 2.27% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
FWSM
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 23 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 32.26% 52.27% 77.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 58
Average salary £35,000 £37,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.35% -0.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £28,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

FWSM
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

FWSM Salary Trend in Caerphilly

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) SLA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 7 (100.00%) VRRP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) IPsec
1 7 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) F5
1 7 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 7 (100.00%) HSRP
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) SAP Certification
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 7 (100.00%) VRRP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) IPsec
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) HSRP
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Network Support
2 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (100.00%) Capacity Management
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) SAP Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) SLA
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) SAP