The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 153 140 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 31 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.84% 0.46% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.63% 2.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
FWSM
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
855 468 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.08% 18.01% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 616 336 366
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

FWSM
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

FWSM Salary Trend in Leeds

FWSM
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 43 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 43 (100.00%) LAN
1 43 (100.00%) VoIP
1 43 (100.00%) WAN
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco
1 43 (100.00%) CCSP
1 43 (100.00%) CCNP
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 43 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 43 (100.00%) MPLS
1 43 (100.00%) Firewall
1 43 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 43 (100.00%) Network Security
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 43 (100.00%) Capacity Planning

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 43 (100.00%) LAN
1 43 (100.00%) VoIP
1 43 (100.00%) WAN
1 43 (100.00%) MPLS
1 43 (100.00%) Firewall
1 43 (100.00%) Network Security
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 43 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 43 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 43 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) CCSP
1 43 (100.00%) CCNP
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco
1 43 (100.00%) CheckPoint