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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 249 299 320
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +21
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 12 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.19% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 1.02% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 1
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
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
1003 1865 1613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.99% 18.29% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 906 1597 1375
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) VPN
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
3 6 (50.00%) Internet
3 6 (50.00%) Juniper
3 6 (50.00%) OSPF
3 6 (50.00%) BGP
3 6 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (50.00%) SSCP
3 6 (50.00%) CCIP
3 6 (50.00%) CCNA
3 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (50.00%) IPv4
3 6 (50.00%) CCSP
3 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (50.00%) CCSE
3 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Migration
3 6 (50.00%) High Availability
3 6 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 6 (50.00%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) BGP
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 6 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (50.00%) IPv4
2 6 (50.00%) Multicast
2 6 (50.00%) Network Security
2 6 (50.00%) OSPF
2 6 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (33.33%) NX-OS
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Data Network Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Network Support
3 5 (41.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Network Systems Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Systems Support
3 5 (41.67%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
5 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Support
5 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Support
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 6 (50.00%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (50.00%) High Availability
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
1 6 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (50.00%) SIEM
1 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Perl
1 6 (50.00%) Python
1 6 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCIP
2 6 (50.00%) CCNA
2 6 (50.00%) CCSE
2 6 (50.00%) CCSP
2 6 (50.00%) SSCP
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
3 6 (50.00%) Juniper
4 5 (41.67%) Splunk
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago