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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 567 588 669
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +81
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 49 64 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.14% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 0.93% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 49 37 25
Median salary £55,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £39,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +46.66%
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
6227 6918 7916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.83% 15.61% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5355 5870 6569
Median salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +85 24 £52,500 +32.91% 2
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 92 (100.00%) Cisco
2 89 (96.74%) Firewall
3 86 (93.48%) Cisco Certification
4 79 (85.87%) CCNP
5 64 (69.57%) VPN
6 62 (67.39%) Cisco ASA
7 60 (65.22%) BGP
8 56 (60.87%) Palo Alto
9 52 (56.52%) EIGRP
10 51 (55.43%) CheckPoint
11 50 (54.35%) OSPF
12 36 (39.13%) Juniper
12 36 (39.13%) Network Security
12 36 (39.13%) F5
13 35 (38.04%) NX-OS
14 32 (34.78%) CCSP
14 32 (34.78%) CCNA
14 32 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
15 30 (32.61%) CCSE
15 30 (32.61%) Multicast
16 29 (31.52%) High Availability
17 28 (30.43%) VLAN
17 28 (30.43%) IPv4
18 26 (28.26%) LAN
19 24 (26.09%) WAN
20 23 (25.00%) Data Centre
21 22 (23.91%) Finance
22 21 (22.83%) Wireless
22 21 (22.83%) E-Commerce
23 18 (19.57%) CCIP

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 (7.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (96.74%) Firewall
2 64 (69.57%) VPN
3 62 (67.39%) Cisco ASA
4 60 (65.22%) BGP
5 52 (56.52%) EIGRP
6 50 (54.35%) OSPF
7 36 (39.13%) Network Security
8 35 (38.04%) NX-OS
9 32 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
10 30 (32.61%) Multicast
11 28 (30.43%) IPv4
11 28 (30.43%) VLAN
12 26 (28.26%) LAN
13 24 (26.09%) WAN
14 21 (22.83%) Wireless
15 18 (19.57%) Internet
16 16 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
17 15 (16.30%) BIG-IP
18 13 (14.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 12 (13.04%) Cisco PIX
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (5.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (23.91%) Finance
2 17 (18.48%) Banking
3 16 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 8 (8.70%) Games
5 1 (1.09%) Legal
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (86.96%) Network Engineer
2 35 (38.04%) Network Support
2 35 (38.04%) Network Support Engineer
2 35 (38.04%) Support Engineer
3 31 (33.70%) Cisco Engineer
3 31 (33.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 27 (29.35%) Security Engineer
5 26 (28.26%) Data Engineer
5 26 (28.26%) Data Network Engineer
5 26 (28.26%) Network Systems Engineer
5 26 (28.26%) Systems Engineer
5 26 (28.26%) Systems Support
5 26 (28.26%) Systems Support Engineer
6 25 (27.17%) Network Security Engineer
6 25 (27.17%) Senior Network Engineer
7 16 (17.39%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 16 (17.39%) Cisco Support
7 16 (17.39%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 14 (15.22%) Senior Network Support
8 14 (15.22%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 18 (19.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 16 (17.39%) Internet of Things
4 8 (8.70%) Online Games
5 5 (5.43%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.17%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.17%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.26%) Linux
2 1 (1.09%) Unix
2 1 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.52%) High Availability
2 21 (22.83%) E-Commerce
3 18 (19.57%) DDoS Mitigation
3 18 (19.57%) Migration
3 18 (19.57%) SIEM
3 18 (19.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 16 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (14.13%) Network Design
6 11 (11.96%) Load Balancing
7 7 (7.61%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.52%) Network Load Balancing
8 6 (6.52%) Presales
9 5 (5.43%) Change Control
9 5 (5.43%) Fault Analysis
9 5 (5.43%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.43%) Virtual Team Management
9 5 (5.43%) WAN Optimisation
10 4 (4.35%) Information Security
10 4 (4.35%) ITIL
11 2 (2.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.39%) Perl
1 16 (17.39%) Python
1 16 (17.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 86 (93.48%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (85.87%) CCNP
3 32 (34.78%) CCNA
3 32 (34.78%) CCSP
4 30 (32.61%) CCSE
5 18 (19.57%) CCIP
5 18 (19.57%) SSCP
6 17 (18.48%) CCIE
6 17 (18.48%) Security Cleared
7 6 (6.52%) CCSA
8 5 (5.43%) CCDA
8 5 (5.43%) CCDP
9 4 (4.35%) CCVP
9 4 (4.35%) Check Point Certification
9 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (3.26%) Degree
11 2 (2.17%) CEH
11 2 (2.17%) CISSP
11 2 (2.17%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (2.17%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (16.30%) Cacti
2 10 (10.87%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (10.87%) OpenNMS
3 7 (7.61%) Ansible
3 7 (7.61%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (7.61%) Puppet
4 6 (6.52%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (5.43%) Nagios
6 4 (4.35%) vRealize
7 2 (2.17%) Juniper STRM
Vendors
1 92 (100.00%) Cisco
2 56 (60.87%) Palo Alto
3 51 (55.43%) CheckPoint
4 36 (39.13%) F5
4 36 (39.13%) Juniper
5 16 (17.39%) Splunk
6 9 (9.78%) VMware
7 6 (6.52%) SolarWinds
8 5 (5.43%) HP
8 5 (5.43%) Microsoft
8 5 (5.43%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.17%) Imperva
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