The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
England / London
Rank 575 610 591
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -19
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 12 31 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.077% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.49% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 44
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £67,500 £75,000
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5376 6326 7134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.02% 15.77% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4575 5350 6040
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in London

FWSM
Salary Trend in London

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

FWSM Salary Trend in London

FWSM
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FWSM across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

FWSM Salary Histogram in London

FWSM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London +14 1 £47,500 +5.55%
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for FWSM.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
1 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (96.30%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (96.30%) BGP
3 25 (92.59%) OSPF
3 25 (92.59%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (85.19%) EIGRP
5 21 (77.78%) Palo Alto
6 19 (70.37%) CCNP
7 17 (62.96%) Network Security
8 16 (59.26%) Juniper
9 15 (55.56%) Wireless
10 13 (48.15%) F5
11 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
11 12 (44.44%) VPN
12 10 (37.04%) MPLS
13 9 (33.33%) LAN
13 9 (33.33%) WLAN
13 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (29.63%) Kalman Filter
14 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
14 8 (29.63%) Security Operations
14 8 (29.63%) Security Operations Centre
14 8 (29.63%) Security Monitoring
14 8 (29.63%) DNS
14 8 (29.63%) Cisco PIX
14 8 (29.63%) Capacity Planning
15 7 (25.93%) Network Design
15 7 (25.93%) VMware
15 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (25.93%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) IaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (96.30%) BGP
3 25 (92.59%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (92.59%) OSPF
4 23 (85.19%) EIGRP
5 17 (62.96%) Network Security
6 15 (55.56%) Wireless
7 12 (44.44%) VPN
8 10 (37.04%) MPLS
9 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (33.33%) LAN
9 9 (33.33%) WLAN
10 8 (29.63%) Cisco PIX
10 8 (29.63%) DNS
11 7 (25.93%) Cisco Wireless
12 6 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (18.52%) Internet
13 5 (18.52%) Software-Defined Networking
14 4 (14.81%) TACACS
15 3 (11.11%) WAN
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Back Office
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Security Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (25.93%) Design Engineer
5 7 (25.93%) Network Design Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Analyst
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Network Analyst
6 5 (18.52%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Security Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Firewall Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
1 8 (29.63%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Digital Media
2 2 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (29.63%) Kalman Filter
1 8 (29.63%) Security Monitoring
1 8 (29.63%) Security Operations
2 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
2 7 (25.93%) Network Design
3 6 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
3 6 (22.22%) Network Management
4 4 (14.81%) Change Management
4 4 (14.81%) Data Security
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) SIEM
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Office Automation
Qualifications
1 26 (96.30%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (70.37%) CCNP
3 4 (14.81%) CCSP
3 4 (14.81%) CCVP
4 3 (11.11%) CCIE
4 3 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Firmware
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Ansible
1 7 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (25.93%) Puppet
2 5 (18.52%) vRealize
3 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (77.78%) Palo Alto
3 16 (59.26%) Juniper
4 13 (48.15%) F5
5 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
6 7 (25.93%) VMware
7 1 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds