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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 569 647 636
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -11
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 12 16 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.037% 0.097%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.23% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 34
Median salary £56,250 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
FWSM
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5721 6871 7774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.29% 15.70% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4837 5775 6550
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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
City of London - 1 £67,500 -
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 London region with a requirement for FWSM.

1 44 (100.00%) Cisco
1 44 (100.00%) Firewall
2 43 (97.73%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (93.18%) BGP
4 38 (86.36%) OSPF
5 33 (75.00%) CCNP
5 33 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
6 32 (72.73%) EIGRP
7 31 (70.45%) Palo Alto
8 27 (61.36%) VPN
9 23 (52.27%) F5
10 21 (47.73%) LAN
10 21 (47.73%) Wireless
11 20 (45.45%) CheckPoint
11 20 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
12 19 (43.18%) Network Security
12 19 (43.18%) Juniper
13 15 (34.09%) Data Centre
14 14 (31.82%) CCSP
15 12 (27.27%) Network Design
15 12 (27.27%) WLAN
16 11 (25.00%) WAN
16 11 (25.00%) Finance
16 11 (25.00%) VMware
16 11 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
17 10 (22.73%) Sonatype Nexus
17 10 (22.73%) IaaS
17 10 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
17 10 (22.73%) OpenStack
17 10 (22.73%) Ansible

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 10 (22.73%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) IaaS
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (100.00%) Firewall
2 41 (93.18%) BGP
3 38 (86.36%) OSPF
4 33 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
5 32 (72.73%) EIGRP
6 27 (61.36%) VPN
7 21 (47.73%) LAN
7 21 (47.73%) Wireless
8 20 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (43.18%) Network Security
10 12 (27.27%) WLAN
11 11 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
11 11 (25.00%) WAN
12 10 (22.73%) NX-OS
13 9 (20.45%) IPv4
13 9 (20.45%) Multicast
13 9 (20.45%) VLAN
13 9 (20.45%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
14 8 (18.18%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Back Office
4 2 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Network Engineer
2 16 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (34.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (29.55%) Network Support
4 13 (29.55%) Network Support Engineer
4 13 (29.55%) Support Engineer
5 11 (25.00%) Design Engineer
5 11 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 9 (20.45%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (18.18%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 8 (18.18%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
7 8 (18.18%) Data Engineer
7 8 (18.18%) Data Network Engineer
7 8 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (18.18%) Network Systems Engineer
7 8 (18.18%) Security Engineer
7 8 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (18.18%) Systems Support
7 8 (18.18%) Systems Support Engineer
7 8 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (6.82%) Internet of Things
3 3 (6.82%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.55%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.55%) Online Games
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Network Design
2 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
3 9 (20.45%) High Availability
4 7 (15.91%) ITIL
5 6 (13.64%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (11.36%) DDoS Mitigation
6 5 (11.36%) SIEM
7 4 (9.09%) Change Management
7 4 (9.09%) Data Security
7 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (9.09%) Network Management
8 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.82%) Migration
8 3 (6.82%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Security Operations
8 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (4.55%) Presales
9 2 (4.55%) Project Management
9 2 (4.55%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) Perl
1 3 (6.82%) Python
1 3 (6.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (97.73%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (75.00%) CCNP
3 14 (31.82%) CCSP
4 10 (22.73%) CCNA
5 9 (20.45%) CCSE
6 5 (11.36%) CCIE
6 5 (11.36%) CCVP
7 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 3 (6.82%) CCIP
8 3 (6.82%) SSCP
9 1 (2.27%) CCDA
9 1 (2.27%) CCDP
9 1 (2.27%) CCSA
9 1 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (2.27%) Degree
9 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Firmware
2 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Ansible
1 10 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (22.73%) Puppet
2 8 (18.18%) vRealize
3 2 (4.55%) Cacti
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (4.55%) OpenNMS
3 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (70.45%) Palo Alto
3 23 (52.27%) F5
4 20 (45.45%) CheckPoint
5 19 (43.18%) Juniper
6 11 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (6.82%) Splunk
8 2 (4.55%) HP
8 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.27%) SonicWALL