The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 536 649 537
Rank change year-on-year
+113 -112
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 92 21 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.042% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% 0.27% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 69 17 69
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £36,600 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.80%
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
7865 7769 8554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.57% 15.69% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6561 6362 7036
Average salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FWSM across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 April 2015.

FWSM Salary Histogram in London

FWSM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM within the London region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Greenwich - 23 £55,000 -
City of London +43 22 £67,500 +68.75% 1
Brentford - 1 £50,000 -
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 142 (100.00%) Cisco
2 137 (96.48%) Cisco ASA
3 135 (95.07%) Firewall
4 119 (83.80%) Cisco Certification
5 115 (80.99%) CCNP
6 103 (72.54%) Juniper
7 88 (61.97%) CheckPoint
8 77 (54.23%) BGP
9 70 (49.30%) Cisco Nexus
10 69 (48.59%) F5
10 69 (48.59%) OSPF
11 68 (47.89%) EIGRP
11 68 (47.89%) WAN
11 68 (47.89%) DNS
12 63 (44.37%) CCIE
13 55 (38.73%) VPN
14 53 (37.32%) CCSA
14 53 (37.32%) Network Security
15 52 (36.62%) DHCP
16 51 (35.92%) LAN
17 50 (35.21%) Security Cleared
18 47 (33.10%) CCNA
19 46 (32.39%) NetScreen
19 46 (32.39%) Finance
19 46 (32.39%) JNCIP
20 43 (30.28%) SNMP
20 43 (30.28%) ITIL
21 42 (29.58%) MPLS
22 35 (24.65%) CCSE
23 27 (19.01%) Kalman Filter

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 20 (14.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 137 (96.48%) Cisco ASA
2 135 (95.07%) Firewall
3 77 (54.23%) BGP
4 70 (49.30%) Cisco Nexus
5 69 (48.59%) OSPF
6 68 (47.89%) EIGRP
6 68 (47.89%) WAN
6 68 (47.89%) DNS
7 55 (38.73%) VPN
8 53 (37.32%) Network Security
9 52 (36.62%) DHCP
10 51 (35.92%) LAN
11 46 (32.39%) NetScreen
12 43 (30.28%) SNMP
13 42 (29.58%) MPLS
14 25 (17.61%) Internet
15 23 (16.20%) Junos
16 18 (12.68%) BIG-IP
17 15 (10.56%) Cisco PIX
18 14 (9.86%) VLAN
General
1 46 (32.39%) Finance
2 16 (11.27%) Banking
3 9 (6.34%) Retail
3 9 (6.34%) Legal
4 8 (5.63%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (38.73%) Network Engineer
2 28 (19.72%) Firewall Engineer
2 28 (19.72%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 20 (14.08%) Team Leader
4 19 (13.38%) Network Team Leader
5 15 (10.56%) Firewall Specialist
6 14 (9.86%) Network Support
7 11 (7.75%) Cisco Engineer
7 11 (7.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 11 (7.75%) Support Engineer
8 10 (7.04%) Network Support Engineer
8 10 (7.04%) Architect
9 9 (6.34%) Consultant
9 9 (6.34%) Network Architect
10 8 (5.63%) Network Consultant
11 7 (4.93%) Network Security Engineer
11 7 (4.93%) Security Engineer
12 6 (4.23%) Network Analyst
12 6 (4.23%) Analyst
13 5 (3.52%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.86%) Linux
2 5 (3.52%) Windows
3 3 (2.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.28%) ITIL
2 27 (19.01%) Kalman Filter
3 25 (17.61%) Content Management
4 23 (16.20%) Network Design
5 21 (14.79%) Project Management
6 20 (14.08%) Load Balancing
7 15 (10.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (8.45%) Network Management
9 10 (7.04%) Network Load Balancing
10 9 (6.34%) SABSA
10 9 (6.34%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (6.34%) TOGAF
10 9 (6.34%) DoDAF
10 9 (6.34%) Project Planning
10 9 (6.34%) Validation
11 4 (2.82%) Problem Management
12 3 (2.11%) ITIL V3
12 3 (2.11%) Migration
12 3 (2.11%) E-Commerce
12 3 (2.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 119 (83.80%) Cisco Certification
2 115 (80.99%) CCNP
3 63 (44.37%) CCIE
4 53 (37.32%) CCSA
5 50 (35.21%) Security Cleared
6 47 (33.10%) CCNA
7 46 (32.39%) JNCIP
8 35 (24.65%) CCSE
9 23 (16.20%) JNCIA
10 10 (7.04%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (6.34%) CCDP
12 8 (5.63%) Check Point Certification
12 8 (5.63%) CCSP
13 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
13 7 (4.93%) DV Cleared
14 6 (4.23%) CCVP
15 5 (3.52%) Degree
16 4 (2.82%) JNCIE
17 2 (1.41%) HND
17 2 (1.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.34%) COBIT
2 5 (3.52%) SLA
3 4 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 9 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (7.04%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (5.63%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (4.93%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (4.93%) Cacti
3 7 (4.93%) OpenNMS
4 2 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 142 (100.00%) Cisco
2 103 (72.54%) Juniper
3 88 (61.97%) CheckPoint
4 69 (48.59%) F5
5 11 (7.75%) HP
6 9 (6.34%) VMware
7 8 (5.63%) SolarWinds
8 7 (4.93%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.82%) SonicWALL
10 3 (2.11%) Sourcefire
10 3 (2.11%) NetScout
10 3 (2.11%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.11%) Nortel
11 2 (1.41%) Symantec
11 2 (1.41%) Trend Micro
12 1 (0.70%) Polycom
12 1 (0.70%) Siemens
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