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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 284 - 278
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 16 0 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% - 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% - 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 21
Average salary £56,250 - £56,000
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 - £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
FWSM
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1798 1637 2377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.62% 15.60% 21.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1541 1404 2096
Average salary £52,500 £52,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.47% +4.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FWSM
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

FWSM Salary Trend in the City of London

FWSM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FWSM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

FWSM Salary Histogram in the City of London

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (89.47%) OSPF
2 17 (89.47%) BGP
2 17 (89.47%) EIGRP
3 14 (73.68%) VPN
3 14 (73.68%) Network Security
4 12 (63.16%) CCNA
4 12 (63.16%) WAN
5 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
5 11 (57.89%) F5
6 10 (52.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (52.63%) Juniper
7 9 (47.37%) LAN
7 9 (47.37%) ITIL
8 7 (36.84%) DNS
8 7 (36.84%) MPLS
8 7 (36.84%) Finance
9 6 (31.58%) Content Management
9 6 (31.58%) JNCIA
9 6 (31.58%) Internet
9 6 (31.58%) CCIE
9 6 (31.58%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (31.58%) Junos
10 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
10 5 (26.32%) BIG-IP
10 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (89.47%) EIGRP
2 17 (89.47%) OSPF
2 17 (89.47%) BGP
3 14 (73.68%) VPN
3 14 (73.68%) Network Security
4 12 (63.16%) WAN
5 10 (52.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (47.37%) LAN
7 7 (36.84%) DNS
7 7 (36.84%) MPLS
8 6 (31.58%) Junos
8 6 (31.58%) Internet
9 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
9 5 (26.32%) BIG-IP
10 3 (15.79%) TACACS
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
10 3 (15.79%) tcpdump
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Team Leader
2 4 (21.05%) Network Team Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (31.58%) Content Management
3 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (21.05%) Network Design
4 4 (21.05%) Network Management
5 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.79%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
2 12 (63.16%) CCNA
3 6 (31.58%) JNCIA
3 6 (31.58%) CCIE
4 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) CCDP
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (15.79%) CCSA
5 3 (15.79%) CCSE
5 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.26%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (5.26%) RANCID
2 1 (5.26%) Cacti
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
2 11 (57.89%) F5
3 10 (52.63%) Juniper
4 3 (15.79%) NetScout
4 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) Nortel
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) Huawei
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