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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 842 768 919
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +151
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 64 161 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.16% 0.048%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.89% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 62 108 37
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £39,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,400 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +12.94%
FWSM
UK

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
16086 18057 19414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.24% 17.92% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13488 14562 15590
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,597 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £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 28 May 2016.

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 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -23 40 £52,500 -4.54% 9
South East -2 13 £52,500 +9.37% 3
South West +15 7 £32,500 -18.75% 1
East of England +31 2 £55,000 +4.76%
Yorkshire -1 2 - -
FWSM
UK

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Cisco
2 126 (90.65%) Cisco Certification
2 126 (90.65%) Firewall
3 115 (82.73%) CCNP
4 111 (79.86%) Cisco ASA
5 83 (59.71%) Juniper
6 77 (55.40%) Palo Alto
7 73 (52.52%) Network Security
8 71 (51.08%) F5
9 67 (48.20%) VPN
10 64 (46.04%) CheckPoint
11 57 (41.01%) EIGRP
12 54 (38.85%) BGP
12 54 (38.85%) CCNA
13 49 (35.25%) WAN
14 39 (28.06%) OSPF
15 37 (26.62%) Data Centre
16 35 (25.18%) ITIL
17 34 (24.46%) NX-OS
18 33 (23.74%) E-Commerce
18 33 (23.74%) Cisco Nexus
19 32 (23.02%) Telecoms
20 30 (21.58%) Wireless
20 30 (21.58%) BIG-IP
21 29 (20.86%) Cacti
21 29 (20.86%) SolarWinds
21 29 (20.86%) LAN
21 29 (20.86%) CCSP
22 27 (19.42%) Internet
22 27 (19.42%) High Availability

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 9 (6.47%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.44%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.72%) IIS
3 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.72%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (10.07%) MS Visio
2 10 (7.19%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.44%) IaaS
3 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 126 (90.65%) Firewall
2 111 (79.86%) Cisco ASA
3 73 (52.52%) Network Security
4 67 (48.20%) VPN
5 57 (41.01%) EIGRP
6 54 (38.85%) BGP
7 49 (35.25%) WAN
8 39 (28.06%) OSPF
9 34 (24.46%) NX-OS
10 33 (23.74%) Cisco Nexus
11 30 (21.58%) BIG-IP
11 30 (21.58%) Wireless
12 29 (20.86%) LAN
13 27 (19.42%) Internet
14 25 (17.99%) Multicast
15 24 (17.27%) Cisco PIX
15 24 (17.27%) MPLS
16 23 (16.55%) DNS
16 23 (16.55%) Wi-Fi
17 22 (15.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (5.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 32 (23.02%) Telecoms
2 16 (11.51%) Banking
3 15 (10.79%) Finance
4 8 (5.76%) Games
5 2 (1.44%) Legal
5 2 (1.44%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (74.82%) Network Engineer
2 38 (27.34%) Security Engineer
3 36 (25.90%) Network Security Engineer
4 33 (23.74%) Cisco Engineer
4 33 (23.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 26 (18.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 25 (17.99%) Network Support
6 25 (17.99%) Network Support Engineer
6 25 (17.99%) Support Engineer
7 24 (17.27%) Data Network Engineer
8 23 (16.55%) Data Engineer
9 20 (14.39%) Network Systems Engineer
9 20 (14.39%) Systems Engineer
9 20 (14.39%) Systems Support
9 20 (14.39%) Systems Support Engineer
10 18 (12.95%) Analyst
10 18 (12.95%) Network Analyst
11 17 (12.23%) Firewall Engineer
12 12 (8.63%) NOC Engineer
13 11 (7.91%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.76%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.44%) CSS
3 1 (0.72%) HTML
3 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (26.62%) Data Centre
2 20 (14.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 17 (12.23%) Internet of Things
4 10 (7.19%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.76%) Online Games
6 7 (5.04%) IVR
7 4 (2.88%) Clustering
8 2 (1.44%) iPad
8 2 (1.44%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.44%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.63%) Linux
2 5 (3.60%) Windows
3 3 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.16%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.44%) Unix
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.18%) ITIL
2 33 (23.74%) E-Commerce
3 27 (19.42%) High Availability
4 24 (17.27%) Network Monitoring
5 23 (16.55%) Problem Management
6 22 (15.83%) Migration
7 21 (15.11%) Capacity Planning
8 20 (14.39%) SIEM
8 20 (14.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 19 (13.67%) DDoS Mitigation
10 18 (12.95%) Load Balancing
11 17 (12.23%) Kalman Filter
11 17 (12.23%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (10.79%) Fault Analysis
12 15 (10.79%) Mentoring
13 12 (8.63%) Network Design
13 12 (8.63%) Project Management
13 12 (8.63%) Root Cause Analysis
14 10 (7.19%) Change Management
14 10 (7.19%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.39%) Perl
2 17 (12.23%) Python
2 17 (12.23%) Ruby
3 8 (5.76%) C
4 2 (1.44%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.72%) Java
5 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 126 (90.65%) Cisco Certification
2 115 (82.73%) CCNP
3 54 (38.85%) CCNA
4 29 (20.86%) CCSP
5 26 (18.71%) CCIE
6 24 (17.27%) CCSE
7 20 (14.39%) CCIP
7 20 (14.39%) SSCP
8 17 (12.23%) Security Cleared
9 12 (8.63%) Degree
9 12 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (7.19%) MCSE
11 9 (6.47%) MCSA
11 9 (6.47%) MOS
11 9 (6.47%) Network+ Certification
12 6 (4.32%) CCSA
12 6 (4.32%) CCVP
13 4 (2.88%) CCDA
13 4 (2.88%) CCDP
13 4 (2.88%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.91%) SLA
2 4 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) SAS 70
System Software
1 18 (12.95%) Firmware
2 11 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.88%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.44%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.44%) vSphere
5 1 (0.72%) iptables
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (20.86%) Cacti
2 21 (15.11%) SolarWinds Orion
3 17 (12.23%) Nagios
4 12 (8.63%) Cisco Prime
4 12 (8.63%) OpenNMS
5 7 (5.04%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (5.04%) Cisco UCCE
5 7 (5.04%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (1.44%) Ansible
6 2 (1.44%) Graphite
6 2 (1.44%) Juniper STRM
6 2 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.44%) Opsview
6 2 (1.44%) Puppet
7 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 139 (100.00%) Cisco
2 83 (59.71%) Juniper
3 77 (55.40%) Palo Alto
4 71 (51.08%) F5
5 64 (46.04%) CheckPoint
6 29 (20.86%) SolarWinds
7 21 (15.11%) Microsoft
8 17 (12.23%) Splunk
9 16 (11.51%) VMware
10 14 (10.07%) HP
11 9 (6.47%) Extreme Networks
12 7 (5.04%) Aruba
13 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.88%) SonicWALL
14 2 (1.44%) Brocade
14 2 (1.44%) Imperva
14 2 (1.44%) Riverbed
14 2 (1.44%) Twitter
15 1 (0.72%) Egenera
15 1 (0.72%) Foundry
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