The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 82 82 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 -27
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 3 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.38% 0.14% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.27% 0.93% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 14
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
FWSM
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
132 107 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.62% 14.76% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 114 74 80
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

FWSM
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

FWSM Salary Trend in Dorset

FWSM
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth +6 3 £32,500 -7.14%
FWSM
South West

FWSM
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) CCSA
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CCSA
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) F5