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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 301 332 297
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -35
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 12 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.017% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 0.11% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 22
Average salary £57,500 £43,600 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.88% -16.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £43,520 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £43,680 £59,750
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
1859 1842 2521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.98% 15.48% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1629 1618 2230
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 18 December 2014.

FWSM Salary Histogram in the City of London

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (85.71%) OSPF
4 18 (85.71%) BGP
4 18 (85.71%) CCNP
4 18 (85.71%) WAN
5 15 (71.43%) MPLS
6 12 (57.14%) VPN
6 12 (57.14%) ITIL
6 12 (57.14%) EIGRP
7 10 (47.62%) F5
8 9 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
8 9 (42.86%) LAN
8 9 (42.86%) CCNA
9 8 (38.10%) Internet
9 8 (38.10%) Finance
9 8 (38.10%) Fortinet
9 8 (38.10%) Network Security
10 7 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (33.33%) Juniper
10 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
11 6 (28.57%) VPLS
11 6 (28.57%) JNCIA
11 6 (28.57%) Content Management
11 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
11 6 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (28.57%) Kalman Filter

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (85.71%) WAN
3 18 (85.71%) OSPF
3 18 (85.71%) BGP
4 15 (71.43%) MPLS
5 12 (57.14%) EIGRP
5 12 (57.14%) VPN
6 9 (42.86%) LAN
6 9 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (38.10%) Network Security
7 8 (38.10%) Internet
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (28.57%) VPLS
9 6 (28.57%) Junos
10 5 (23.81%) DNS
11 4 (19.05%) TACACS
11 4 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (19.05%) Wireless
12 3 (14.29%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Team Leader
2 4 (19.05%) Network Team Leader
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Content Management
2 6 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
3 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (14.29%) Network Management
5 2 (9.52%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.76%) Network Design
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (85.71%) CCNP
3 9 (42.86%) CCNA
4 7 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (28.57%) JNCIA
6 3 (14.29%) CCIE
7 2 (9.52%) CCSA
7 2 (9.52%) CCSE
8 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
8 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.76%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (4.76%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (4.76%) RANCID
3 1 (4.76%) Cacti
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) F5
3 8 (38.10%) Fortinet
4 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 7 (33.33%) Juniper
5 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
6 2 (9.52%) Siemens
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 2 (9.52%) Avaya
6 2 (9.52%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (4.76%) VMware
7 1 (4.76%) Huawei
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