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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 227 299 356
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +57
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 27 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.15% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.55% 1.02% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 4
Median salary £52,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.91% -1.25%
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%
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
1058 1475 2022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.61% 14.50% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 922 1273 1713
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing FWSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

FWSM Salary Histogram in the City of London

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for FWSM.

1 44 (100.00%) Cisco
1 44 (100.00%) CCNP
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 44 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 44 (100.00%) Firewall
1 44 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 43 (97.73%) VPN
3 25 (56.82%) CCSE
3 25 (56.82%) OSPF
3 25 (56.82%) BGP
3 25 (56.82%) EIGRP
3 25 (56.82%) IPv4
3 25 (56.82%) CCSP
3 25 (56.82%) VLAN
3 25 (56.82%) High Availability
3 25 (56.82%) Multicast
4 22 (50.00%) NX-OS
5 19 (43.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 19 (43.18%) DDoS Mitigation
5 19 (43.18%) Ruby
5 19 (43.18%) Network Security
5 19 (43.18%) Security Cleared
5 19 (43.18%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (43.18%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (43.18%) Internet of Things
5 19 (43.18%) Splunk
5 19 (43.18%) SIEM
5 19 (43.18%) SSCP
5 19 (43.18%) Perl
5 19 (43.18%) Python

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 19 (43.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (100.00%) Firewall
2 43 (97.73%) VPN
3 25 (56.82%) BGP
3 25 (56.82%) EIGRP
3 25 (56.82%) IPv4
3 25 (56.82%) Multicast
3 25 (56.82%) OSPF
3 25 (56.82%) VLAN
4 22 (50.00%) NX-OS
5 19 (43.18%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (43.18%) Internet
5 19 (43.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 19 (43.18%) Network Security
6 2 (4.55%) MPLS
General
1 19 (43.18%) Telecoms
2 13 (29.55%) Finance
3 12 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 24 (54.55%) Network Support
2 24 (54.55%) Network Support Engineer
2 24 (54.55%) Support Engineer
3 23 (52.27%) Data Engineer
3 23 (52.27%) Data Network Engineer
3 23 (52.27%) Network Systems Engineer
3 23 (52.27%) Systems Engineer
3 23 (52.27%) Systems Support
3 23 (52.27%) Systems Support Engineer
4 19 (43.18%) Network Security Engineer
4 19 (43.18%) Security Engineer
5 14 (31.82%) Senior Network Engineer
6 12 (27.27%) Senior Data Engineer
6 12 (27.27%) Senior Network Support
6 12 (27.27%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 12 (27.27%) Senior Support Engineer
6 12 (27.27%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 11 (25.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 11 (25.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 19 (43.18%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) High Availability
2 19 (43.18%) DDoS Mitigation
2 19 (43.18%) E-Commerce
2 19 (43.18%) Migration
2 19 (43.18%) Penetration Testing
2 19 (43.18%) SIEM
2 19 (43.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) Perl
1 19 (43.18%) Python
1 19 (43.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) CCNP
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (56.82%) CCSE
2 25 (56.82%) CCSP
3 19 (43.18%) CCIP
3 19 (43.18%) CCNA
3 19 (43.18%) Security Cleared
3 19 (43.18%) SSCP
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco
1 44 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 19 (43.18%) Juniper
2 19 (43.18%) Splunk
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday