The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +12.94%
FWSM
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 12.95% 21.14% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 16
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%