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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - 247
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -28.57%
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
1487 1588 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.54% 19.65% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 1256 1268
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,204 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco PIX
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
4 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (55.56%) F5
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (44.44%) SLA
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) OSPF
6 3 (33.33%) BGP
6 3 (33.33%) H.323
6 3 (33.33%) CCNA
6 3 (33.33%) Change Control
6 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) CCIE
7 1 (11.11%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco PIX
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) OSPF
5 3 (33.33%) BGP
5 3 (33.33%) H.323
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Network Support
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Support
3 3 (33.33%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
2 3 (33.33%) Change Control
2 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
3 5 (55.56%) F5
4 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds