The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - 50
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -22.72%
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
40 33 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 22.60% 12.69% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 28
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -