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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 283 338 296
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -42
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 19 4 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.032% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% 0.20% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 23
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £40,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -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
1636 1954 2096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.30% 15.47% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1402 1651 1862
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 38 (100.00%) Cisco
1 38 (100.00%) Firewall
2 35 (92.11%) OSPF
2 35 (92.11%) BGP
2 35 (92.11%) Cisco ASA
3 33 (86.84%) Cisco Nexus
4 29 (76.32%) EIGRP
4 29 (76.32%) Juniper
4 29 (76.32%) LAN
5 28 (73.68%) WAN
5 28 (73.68%) F5
6 23 (60.53%) ITIL
7 22 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (57.89%) CCNP
7 22 (57.89%) Network Security
8 21 (55.26%) CheckPoint
9 20 (52.63%) Finance
10 18 (47.37%) MPLS
11 16 (42.11%) Network Design
11 16 (42.11%) CCNA
11 16 (42.11%) VPN
12 13 (34.21%) DNS
13 10 (26.32%) MS Visio
13 10 (26.32%) Project Management
14 9 (23.68%) IPsec
14 9 (23.68%) Legal
14 9 (23.68%) Validation
14 9 (23.68%) VMware
14 9 (23.68%) JNCIA
14 9 (23.68%) DoDAF

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (26.32%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 38 (100.00%) Firewall
2 35 (92.11%) OSPF
2 35 (92.11%) BGP
2 35 (92.11%) Cisco ASA
3 33 (86.84%) Cisco Nexus
4 29 (76.32%) EIGRP
4 29 (76.32%) LAN
5 28 (73.68%) WAN
6 22 (57.89%) Network Security
7 18 (47.37%) MPLS
8 16 (42.11%) VPN
9 13 (34.21%) DNS
10 9 (23.68%) IPsec
10 9 (23.68%) VLAN
10 9 (23.68%) ATM
10 9 (23.68%) HTTPS
10 9 (23.68%) SMTP
10 9 (23.68%) Ethernet
10 9 (23.68%) FTP
10 9 (23.68%) HTTP
General
1 20 (52.63%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Legal
2 9 (23.68%) Retail
3 5 (13.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Architect
2 9 (23.68%) Network Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Network Support
3 5 (13.16%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Network Team Leader
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Security Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) UNIX
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) ITIL
2 16 (42.11%) Network Design
3 10 (26.32%) Project Management
4 9 (23.68%) Validation
4 9 (23.68%) DoDAF
4 9 (23.68%) TOGAF
4 9 (23.68%) Project Planning
4 9 (23.68%) SABSA
4 9 (23.68%) Content Management
4 9 (23.68%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.63%) Network Management
7 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.63%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
1 22 (57.89%) CCNP
2 16 (42.11%) CCNA
3 9 (23.68%) JNCIA
4 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
4 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
4 7 (18.42%) CCIE
4 7 (18.42%) CCDP
5 6 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
6 3 (7.89%) Degree
7 1 (2.63%) CCSA
7 1 (2.63%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) COBIT
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.63%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (76.32%) Juniper
3 28 (73.68%) F5
4 21 (55.26%) CheckPoint
5 9 (23.68%) VMware
5 9 (23.68%) HP
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.89%) Nortel
6 3 (7.89%) NetScout
6 3 (7.89%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 27 days ago