The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 259 - 273
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.027% - 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% - 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £52,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%
FWSM
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1514 1708 1773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.50% 20.23% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1130 1300 1416
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

FWSM
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

FWSM Salary Trend in the East of England

FWSM
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
Essex - 2 £52,500 -
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco PIX
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (54.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (54.55%) F5
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) SLA
4 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
4 5 (45.45%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Change Control
5 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) OSPF
5 4 (36.36%) BGP
5 4 (36.36%) H.323
6 3 (27.27%) CCNA
7 2 (18.18%) CCNP
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
8 1 (9.09%) CCIE
8 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
8 1 (9.09%) Banking
8 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 1 (9.09%) Data Centre

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco PIX
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (54.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 4 (36.36%) OSPF
4 4 (36.36%) BGP
4 4 (36.36%) H.323
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Network Support
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Support
4 4 (36.36%) Network Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
1 5 (45.45%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (36.36%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
3 6 (54.55%) F5
4 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire