The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 622 559 592
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +33
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 27 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.072% 0.074%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.43% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 34
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,750 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7808 7483 8368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.21% 16.87% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6495 6139 7096
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
FWSM
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
City of London -16 9 £42,500 -19.04%
Uxbridge - 2 £53,000 -
Hayes - 1 £50,000 -
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 47 (95.92%) Firewall
3 44 (89.80%) Cisco ASA
4 31 (63.27%) WAN
5 28 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (53.06%) VPN
7 25 (51.02%) CCNP
8 22 (44.90%) TCP/IP
9 21 (42.86%) OSPF
9 21 (42.86%) BGP
9 21 (42.86%) Network Security
10 20 (40.82%) CheckPoint
11 19 (38.78%) Cisco PIX
12 18 (36.73%) LAN
13 17 (34.69%) MPLS
13 17 (34.69%) Telecoms
14 16 (32.65%) Juniper
15 15 (30.61%) CCNA
16 14 (28.57%) Fortinet
17 13 (26.53%) SolarWinds
18 12 (24.49%) F5
18 12 (24.49%) Cisco IOS
19 11 (22.45%) IPsec
19 11 (22.45%) ITIL
20 10 (20.41%) CCIE
20 10 (20.41%) SNMP
20 10 (20.41%) VPLS
21 9 (18.37%) Linux
21 9 (18.37%) ITIL Certification
21 9 (18.37%) EIGRP

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 5 (10.20%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 47 (95.92%) Firewall
2 44 (89.80%) Cisco ASA
3 31 (63.27%) WAN
4 26 (53.06%) VPN
5 22 (44.90%) TCP/IP
6 21 (42.86%) OSPF
6 21 (42.86%) BGP
6 21 (42.86%) Network Security
7 19 (38.78%) Cisco PIX
8 18 (36.73%) LAN
9 17 (34.69%) MPLS
10 12 (24.49%) Cisco IOS
11 11 (22.45%) IPsec
12 10 (20.41%) SNMP
12 10 (20.41%) VPLS
13 9 (18.37%) EIGRP
14 7 (14.29%) Wireless
15 6 (12.24%) SSL
15 6 (12.24%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (12.24%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 17 (34.69%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Network Support
6 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Cisco Support
6 4 (8.16%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Network Team Leader
7 3 (6.12%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.08%) Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Principle Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Network Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) IP Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Replication
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.08%) UNIX
4 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 6 (12.24%) Network Management
4 5 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (10.20%) Release Management
4 5 (10.20%) Network Design
4 5 (10.20%) Validation
5 3 (6.12%) Network Architecture
5 3 (6.12%) Project Management
6 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.04%) Change Control
7 1 (2.04%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.04%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 28 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (51.02%) CCNP
3 15 (30.61%) CCNA
4 10 (20.41%) CCIE
5 9 (18.37%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (10.20%) JNCIA
6 5 (10.20%) CCSP
6 5 (10.20%) CCDP
7 4 (8.16%) CCIP
8 2 (4.08%) CISSP
8 2 (4.08%) JNCIS
8 2 (4.08%) JNCIP
8 2 (4.08%) JNCIE
8 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.04%) Degree
9 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.04%) MOS
9 1 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (2.04%) CCSA
9 1 (2.04%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) ProxySG
1 2 (4.08%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Cacti
1 3 (6.12%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (4.08%) OpenView
3 1 (2.04%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (40.82%) CheckPoint
3 16 (32.65%) Juniper
4 14 (28.57%) Fortinet
5 13 (26.53%) SolarWinds
6 12 (24.49%) F5
7 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.12%) Blue Coat
8 3 (6.12%) HP
9 2 (4.08%) Dell
9 2 (4.08%) Citrix
9 2 (4.08%) Avaya
9 2 (4.08%) Siemens
9 2 (4.08%) 3Com
9 2 (4.08%) Aerohive Networks
9 2 (4.08%) Foundry
9 2 (4.08%) Spiceworks
10 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.04%) VMware
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