The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 97 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.25% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.44% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -18.18%
FWSM
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
208 186 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.08% 13.31% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 133 164 182
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

FWSM
Salary Trend in Essex

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

FWSM Salary Trend in Essex

FWSM
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 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
Brentwood - 2 £50,000 -
FWSM
East of England

FWSM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Juniper
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco PIX
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (50.00%) F5
3 6 (50.00%) SLA
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) SAN
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (41.67%) H.323
4 5 (41.67%) SolarWinds
4 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (41.67%) Change Control
5 4 (33.33%) OSPF
5 4 (33.33%) BGP
6 3 (25.00%) CCNA
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) CCNP
7 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
8 1 (8.33%) Banking
8 1 (8.33%) CCIE

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco PIX
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (41.67%) SAN
4 5 (41.67%) H.323
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (33.33%) OSPF
5 4 (33.33%) BGP
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Network Support
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Support
4 4 (33.33%) Network Specialist
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Specialist
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 5 (41.67%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) Juniper
3 6 (50.00%) F5
4 5 (41.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire