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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 616 575 670
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +95
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 44 98 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.22% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.66% 1.24% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 41 73 19
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 £47,500 £42,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £90,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £48,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +20.00%
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
6709 7880 7871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.90% 17.44% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5727 6595 6456
Median salary £52,500 £52,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.47% +4.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 May 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 2 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
City of London +46 20 £52,500 -20.75% 2
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 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 London region with a requirement for FWSM.

1 83 (100.00%) Cisco
2 73 (87.95%) CCNP
2 73 (87.95%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (85.54%) Firewall
4 65 (78.31%) Cisco ASA
5 46 (55.42%) Network Security
6 42 (50.60%) F5
7 41 (49.40%) VPN
8 39 (46.99%) Juniper
9 35 (42.17%) CheckPoint
9 35 (42.17%) BGP
9 35 (42.17%) EIGRP
10 34 (40.96%) BIG-IP
10 34 (40.96%) Palo Alto
11 32 (38.55%) E-Commerce
12 31 (37.35%) Data Centre
12 31 (37.35%) Cacti
13 29 (34.94%) NX-OS
14 27 (32.53%) CCIE
15 26 (31.33%) CCNA
16 25 (30.12%) Cisco Nexus
17 24 (28.92%) Cisco PIX
18 23 (27.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 22 (26.51%) OSPF
20 20 (24.10%) CCSP
21 19 (22.89%) Nagios
21 19 (22.89%) Mentoring
21 19 (22.89%) SolarWinds
21 19 (22.89%) SolarWinds Orion
22 18 (21.69%) Multicast

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:

Applications
1 8 (9.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (85.54%) Firewall
2 65 (78.31%) Cisco ASA
3 46 (55.42%) Network Security
4 41 (49.40%) VPN
5 35 (42.17%) BGP
5 35 (42.17%) EIGRP
6 34 (40.96%) BIG-IP
7 29 (34.94%) NX-OS
8 25 (30.12%) Cisco Nexus
9 24 (28.92%) Cisco PIX
10 23 (27.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 22 (26.51%) OSPF
12 18 (21.69%) Multicast
13 17 (20.48%) VLAN
13 17 (20.48%) WAN
14 16 (19.28%) IPv4
15 15 (18.07%) Cisco IOS
15 15 (18.07%) Internet
16 14 (16.87%) Wireless
17 13 (15.66%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (16.87%) Banking
1 14 (16.87%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.64%) Games
3 7 (8.43%) Finance
4 2 (2.41%) Legal
4 2 (2.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (65.06%) Network Engineer
2 25 (30.12%) Security Engineer
2 25 (30.12%) Senior Network Engineer
3 23 (27.71%) Network Security Engineer
4 16 (19.28%) Network Support
4 16 (19.28%) Network Support Engineer
4 16 (19.28%) Support Engineer
5 15 (18.07%) Data Engineer
5 15 (18.07%) Data Network Engineer
5 15 (18.07%) Network Systems Engineer
5 15 (18.07%) Systems Engineer
5 15 (18.07%) Systems Support
5 15 (18.07%) Systems Support Engineer
6 13 (15.66%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (15.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 11 (13.25%) Analyst
7 11 (13.25%) Network Analyst
7 11 (13.25%) Network Security Analyst
7 11 (13.25%) Security Analyst
8 10 (12.05%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (37.35%) Data Centre
2 15 (18.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 13 (15.66%) Internet of Things
4 8 (9.64%) Online Games
5 2 (2.41%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.41%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.20%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Unix
2 1 (1.20%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) E-Commerce
2 19 (22.89%) Mentoring
3 18 (21.69%) Fault Analysis
4 17 (20.48%) High Availability
5 15 (18.07%) DDoS Mitigation
5 15 (18.07%) Load Balancing
5 15 (18.07%) Migration
5 15 (18.07%) SIEM
5 15 (18.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 13 (15.66%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (10.84%) Project Management
7 9 (10.84%) Security Architecture
8 8 (9.64%) Problem Management
9 7 (8.43%) Network Design
9 7 (8.43%) Network Management
10 4 (4.82%) Presales
11 3 (3.61%) Change Control
11 3 (3.61%) Change Management
11 3 (3.61%) Network Load Balancing
11 3 (3.61%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.66%) Perl
1 13 (15.66%) Python
1 13 (15.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 73 (87.95%) CCNP
1 73 (87.95%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (32.53%) CCIE
3 26 (31.33%) CCNA
4 20 (24.10%) CCSP
5 18 (21.69%) CCSE
6 15 (18.07%) CCIP
6 15 (18.07%) SSCP
7 12 (14.46%) Security Cleared
8 10 (12.05%) Degree
9 4 (4.82%) CCSA
10 3 (3.61%) CCDA
10 3 (3.61%) CCDP
11 2 (2.41%) CCVP
11 2 (2.41%) CEH
11 2 (2.41%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (2.41%) CISSP
11 2 (2.41%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (2.41%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (37.35%) Cacti
2 19 (22.89%) Nagios
2 19 (22.89%) SolarWinds Orion
3 12 (14.46%) Cisco Prime
3 12 (14.46%) OpenNMS
4 2 (2.41%) Juniper STRM
5 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) Cisco
2 42 (50.60%) F5
3 39 (46.99%) Juniper
4 35 (42.17%) CheckPoint
5 34 (40.96%) Palo Alto
6 19 (22.89%) SolarWinds
7 12 (14.46%) Splunk
8 4 (4.82%) VMware
9 3 (3.61%) HP
9 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.61%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.41%) Imperva
11 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
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