The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
UK / England
Rank 787 859 822
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -37
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 46 40 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.043% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.25% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 94
Median salary £40,000 £58,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% +22.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £67,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £58,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-35.34% +28.88%

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13194 15741 17902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.77% 16.83% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10828 13192 14613
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing FWSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in England

FWSM
Salary Trend in England

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

FWSM Salary Trend in England

FWSM
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FWSM across the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

FWSM Salary Histogram in England

FWSM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +70 18 £37,500 -35.34% 1
London +34 12 £52,500 -8.69% 1
West Midlands - 7 £34,000 - 1
East of England - 5 - -
South West - 4 £46,500 -
FWSM
UK

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing FWSM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for FWSM.

1 114 (100.00%) Cisco
2 110 (96.49%) Firewall
3 99 (86.84%) Cisco ASA
4 93 (81.58%) Cisco Certification
5 84 (73.68%) BGP
6 80 (70.18%) Palo Alto
7 74 (64.91%) OSPF
7 74 (64.91%) CCNP
8 71 (62.28%) Juniper
9 61 (53.51%) Network Security
10 55 (48.25%) DNS
11 53 (46.49%) LAN
12 49 (42.98%) CCNA
13 48 (42.11%) WAN
14 46 (40.35%) F5
15 44 (38.60%) Wireless
16 42 (36.84%) CheckPoint
17 40 (35.09%) MPLS
18 35 (30.70%) EIGRP
19 32 (28.07%) TCP/IP
19 32 (28.07%) Kalman Filter
20 31 (27.19%) VPN
21 29 (25.44%) Cisco Nexus
22 28 (24.56%) Data Centre
23 23 (20.18%) ADSL
24 21 (18.42%) SNMP
25 20 (17.54%) SLA
26 19 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
27 18 (15.79%) SolarWinds
27 18 (15.79%) Network Management

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.14%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.63%) Apache
2 3 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.14%) IaaS
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (96.49%) Firewall
2 99 (86.84%) Cisco ASA
3 84 (73.68%) BGP
4 74 (64.91%) OSPF
5 61 (53.51%) Network Security
6 55 (48.25%) DNS
7 53 (46.49%) LAN
8 48 (42.11%) WAN
9 44 (38.60%) Wireless
10 40 (35.09%) MPLS
11 35 (30.70%) EIGRP
12 32 (28.07%) TCP/IP
13 31 (27.19%) VPN
14 29 (25.44%) Cisco Nexus
15 23 (20.18%) ADSL
16 21 (18.42%) SNMP
17 19 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
18 17 (14.91%) Cisco PIX
19 15 (13.16%) Ethernet
20 13 (11.40%) Cisco IPT
Development Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.51%) Banking
3 3 (2.63%) Finance
4 2 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 87 (76.32%) Network Engineer
2 26 (22.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 24 (21.05%) Cisco Engineer
4 20 (17.54%) Network Security Engineer
4 20 (17.54%) Security Engineer
5 19 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 18 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 12 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
8 11 (9.65%) Design Engineer
8 11 (9.65%) Network Design Engineer
9 8 (7.02%) Support Engineer
9 8 (7.02%) VMware Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) Network Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) Senior Network Engineer
11 5 (4.39%) Cisco Design Engineer
11 5 (4.39%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
11 5 (4.39%) Network Support
11 5 (4.39%) Network Support Engineer
11 5 (4.39%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.89%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.63%) HTML
2 3 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.56%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.02%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (6.14%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.26%) iPad
5 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.63%) Clustering
6 3 (2.63%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.75%) IVR
8 1 (0.88%) IPTV
8 1 (0.88%) PKI
8 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.51%) Linux
2 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (2.63%) Solaris
2 3 (2.63%) Unix
3 2 (1.75%) Windows
4 1 (0.88%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.07%) Kalman Filter
2 18 (15.79%) Network Management
3 17 (14.91%) Network Design
4 16 (14.04%) ITIL
5 10 (8.77%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (8.77%) Network Load Balancing
6 9 (7.89%) Change Management
6 9 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (7.02%) High Availability
7 8 (7.02%) Problem Management
7 8 (7.02%) Security Monitoring
7 8 (7.02%) Security Operations
8 7 (6.14%) Configuration Management
8 7 (6.14%) Contract Management
9 6 (5.26%) Data Security
10 5 (4.39%) Load Balancing
10 5 (4.39%) Migration
10 5 (4.39%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.39%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (3.51%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.14%) Perl
2 4 (3.51%) Python
3 3 (2.63%) Java
3 3 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 93 (81.58%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (64.91%) CCNP
3 49 (42.98%) CCNA
4 16 (14.04%) CCIE
5 14 (12.28%) CCSP
5 14 (12.28%) SC Cleared
5 14 (12.28%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.39%) CCVP
6 5 (4.39%) Degree
7 2 (1.75%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.54%) SLA
2 10 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (12.28%) Firmware
2 4 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.51%) vSphere
3 3 (2.63%) iptables
4 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (7.89%) Cisco Prime
1 9 (7.89%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (6.14%) Ansible
2 7 (6.14%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.14%) Puppet
3 5 (4.39%) vRealize
4 4 (3.51%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 114 (100.00%) Cisco
2 80 (70.18%) Palo Alto
3 71 (62.28%) Juniper
4 46 (40.35%) F5
5 42 (36.84%) CheckPoint
6 18 (15.79%) SolarWinds
7 13 (11.40%) HP
7 13 (11.40%) IronPort
8 11 (9.65%) VMware
9 10 (8.77%) IBM
10 9 (7.89%) CA
10 9 (7.89%) Nokia
11 7 (6.14%) Foundry
12 5 (4.39%) NetScout
12 5 (4.39%) Riverbed
13 4 (3.51%) Brocade
14 3 (2.63%) Egenera
14 3 (2.63%) Red Hat
14 3 (2.63%) Sun
15 1 (0.88%) Aruba
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