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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 551 602 530
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -72
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 59 10 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.023% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 0.15% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 51 7 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 £47,500 £36,600 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,000 £65,000
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
7352 6867 8497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.52% 15.79% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6137 5556 7106
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 March 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 3 March 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
City of London +27 19 £63,750 +30.76% 1
Greenwich - 18 £47,500 -
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Cisco
2 100 (99.01%) Firewall
3 97 (96.04%) Cisco ASA
4 90 (89.11%) Cisco Certification
5 87 (86.14%) CCNP
6 63 (62.38%) CheckPoint
7 57 (56.44%) WAN
8 56 (55.45%) Juniper
9 53 (52.48%) BGP
10 52 (51.49%) EIGRP
11 51 (50.50%) OSPF
11 51 (50.50%) VPN
12 48 (47.52%) F5
13 45 (44.55%) Network Security
13 45 (44.55%) LAN
14 42 (41.58%) CCNA
15 41 (40.59%) CCIE
15 41 (40.59%) Cisco Nexus
16 36 (35.64%) DNS
17 34 (33.66%) Finance
18 32 (31.68%) CCSA
19 31 (30.69%) ITIL
20 27 (26.73%) Security Cleared
21 26 (25.74%) DHCP
21 26 (25.74%) MPLS
22 24 (23.76%) NetScreen
23 22 (21.78%) Kalman Filter
24 21 (20.79%) Internet
25 20 (19.80%) JNCIP
25 20 (19.80%) Cisco PIX

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 11 (10.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 100 (99.01%) Firewall
2 97 (96.04%) Cisco ASA
3 57 (56.44%) WAN
4 53 (52.48%) BGP
5 52 (51.49%) EIGRP
6 51 (50.50%) OSPF
6 51 (50.50%) VPN
7 45 (44.55%) LAN
7 45 (44.55%) Network Security
8 41 (40.59%) Cisco Nexus
9 36 (35.64%) DNS
10 26 (25.74%) DHCP
10 26 (25.74%) MPLS
11 24 (23.76%) NetScreen
12 21 (20.79%) Internet
13 20 (19.80%) Cisco PIX
14 18 (17.82%) SNMP
15 17 (16.83%) WLAN
15 17 (16.83%) BIG-IP
15 17 (16.83%) Junos
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) JIRA
General
1 34 (33.66%) Finance
2 11 (10.89%) Banking
3 9 (8.91%) Financial Institution
4 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.96%) Legal
5 4 (3.96%) Retail
6 2 (1.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (42.57%) Network Engineer
2 21 (20.79%) Team Leader
2 21 (20.79%) Network Team Leader
3 13 (12.87%) Firewall Engineer
3 13 (12.87%) Network Support
3 13 (12.87%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 11 (10.89%) Analyst
4 11 (10.89%) Network Analyst
5 10 (9.90%) Security Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Architect
8 5 (4.95%) Firewall Specialist
8 5 (4.95%) Support Team Leader
9 4 (3.96%) Network Architect
10 3 (2.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 3 (2.97%) Project Engineer
10 3 (2.97%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) Management Information System
1 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.90%) Linux
2 6 (5.94%) Windows
3 3 (2.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.69%) ITIL
2 22 (21.78%) Kalman Filter
3 19 (18.81%) Content Management
4 18 (17.82%) Load Balancing
5 16 (15.84%) Network Design
5 16 (15.84%) Network Monitoring
6 12 (11.88%) Network Load Balancing
6 12 (11.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (10.89%) Project Management
8 8 (7.92%) Network Management
9 5 (4.95%) Line Management
10 4 (3.96%) Project Planning
10 4 (3.96%) SABSA
10 4 (3.96%) ITIL V3
10 4 (3.96%) TOGAF
10 4 (3.96%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.96%) Validation
10 4 (3.96%) DoDAF
11 3 (2.97%) Problem Management
11 3 (2.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.99%) C
Qualifications
1 90 (89.11%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (86.14%) CCNP
3 42 (41.58%) CCNA
4 41 (40.59%) CCIE
5 32 (31.68%) CCSA
6 27 (26.73%) Security Cleared
7 20 (19.80%) JNCIP
8 17 (16.83%) JNCIA
9 15 (14.85%) CCSE
10 11 (10.89%) CCSP
10 11 (10.89%) Check Point Certification
11 10 (9.90%) CCDP
12 9 (8.91%) CCVP
13 8 (7.92%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (6.93%) DV Cleared
15 6 (5.94%) SC Cleared
16 5 (4.95%) Degree
17 3 (2.97%) CISSP
18 2 (1.98%) HND
19 1 (0.99%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.96%) COBIT
3 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.97%) Firmware
3 2 (1.98%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (15.84%) CiscoWorks
2 12 (11.88%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (4.95%) Cacti
4 4 (3.96%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (3.96%) RANCID
5 3 (2.97%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.99%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 101 (100.00%) Cisco
2 63 (62.38%) CheckPoint
3 56 (55.45%) Juniper
4 48 (47.52%) F5
5 12 (11.88%) SolarWinds
6 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.95%) VMware
8 4 (3.96%) HP
9 3 (2.97%) Nortel
9 3 (2.97%) Symantec
9 3 (2.97%) Trend Micro
9 3 (2.97%) NetScout
10 2 (1.98%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.98%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.98%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.98%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.98%) Remedy
10 2 (1.98%) BMC
10 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.99%) Huawei
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + very good benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
University College London
Salary: From £53,119 to £57,760 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
Coral Racing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + £5K on call + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago