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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 604 567 664
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +97
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 39 100 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.23% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 1.38% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39 70 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 £39,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £65,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.10% +8.88%
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
6476 7241 7776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.02% 16.64% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5560 6115 6449
Median salary £54,300 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.60% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 26 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 26 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 +69 22 £52,500 -12.50% 4
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 92 (100.00%) Cisco
2 81 (88.04%) Cisco Certification
3 80 (86.96%) Firewall
4 79 (85.87%) CCNP
5 69 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
6 53 (57.61%) VPN
7 45 (48.91%) Network Security
7 45 (48.91%) Palo Alto
8 44 (47.83%) CheckPoint
9 43 (46.74%) BGP
10 42 (45.65%) EIGRP
10 42 (45.65%) F5
11 40 (43.48%) Juniper
12 34 (36.96%) NX-OS
13 32 (34.78%) E-Commerce
14 31 (33.70%) CCNA
14 31 (33.70%) Data Centre
15 30 (32.61%) OSPF
15 30 (32.61%) BIG-IP
16 28 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
17 27 (29.35%) Cacti
18 26 (28.26%) CCSP
19 24 (26.09%) CCIE
20 23 (25.00%) CCSE
20 23 (25.00%) Multicast
21 22 (23.91%) High Availability
21 22 (23.91%) VLAN
22 21 (22.83%) IPv4
23 20 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
23 20 (21.74%) Cisco PIX

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 2 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (86.96%) Firewall
2 69 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 53 (57.61%) VPN
4 45 (48.91%) Network Security
5 43 (46.74%) BGP
6 42 (45.65%) EIGRP
7 34 (36.96%) NX-OS
8 30 (32.61%) BIG-IP
8 30 (32.61%) OSPF
9 28 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
10 23 (25.00%) Multicast
11 22 (23.91%) VLAN
12 21 (22.83%) IPv4
13 20 (21.74%) Cisco PIX
13 20 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 19 (20.65%) Internet
14 19 (20.65%) WAN
15 17 (18.48%) Intrusion Detection
15 17 (18.48%) Wireless
16 15 (16.30%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (18.48%) Telecoms
2 15 (16.30%) Banking
3 13 (14.13%) Finance
4 8 (8.70%) Games
5 2 (2.17%) Legal
5 2 (2.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (69.57%) Network Engineer
2 28 (30.43%) Security Engineer
3 26 (28.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 23 (25.00%) Network Support
4 23 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 23 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 23 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 20 (21.74%) Cisco Engineer
5 20 (21.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 20 (21.74%) Data Engineer
5 20 (21.74%) Data Network Engineer
5 20 (21.74%) Network Systems Engineer
5 20 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
5 20 (21.74%) Systems Support
5 20 (21.74%) Systems Support Engineer
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Data Engineer
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Network Support
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Support Engineer
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (33.70%) Data Centre
2 19 (20.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 17 (18.48%) Internet of Things
4 8 (8.70%) Online Games
5 2 (2.17%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.17%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.87%) Linux
2 2 (2.17%) Unix
2 2 (2.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.78%) E-Commerce
2 22 (23.91%) High Availability
3 19 (20.65%) DDoS Mitigation
3 19 (20.65%) Migration
3 19 (20.65%) SIEM
3 19 (20.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 17 (18.48%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (17.39%) Load Balancing
6 15 (16.30%) Fault Analysis
6 15 (16.30%) Mentoring
7 9 (9.78%) Network Design
7 9 (9.78%) Project Management
8 8 (8.70%) Problem Management
8 8 (8.70%) Security Architecture
9 7 (7.61%) Network Management
10 5 (5.43%) Presales
11 4 (4.35%) Change Control
11 4 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
11 4 (4.35%) WAN Optimisation
12 3 (3.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.48%) Perl
1 17 (18.48%) Python
1 17 (18.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 81 (88.04%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (85.87%) CCNP
3 31 (33.70%) CCNA
4 26 (28.26%) CCSP
5 24 (26.09%) CCIE
6 23 (25.00%) CCSE
7 19 (20.65%) CCIP
7 19 (20.65%) SSCP
8 16 (17.39%) Security Cleared
9 9 (9.78%) Degree
10 5 (5.43%) CCSA
11 4 (4.35%) CCDA
11 4 (4.35%) CCDP
12 3 (3.26%) CCVP
12 3 (3.26%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (2.17%) CEH
13 2 (2.17%) CISSP
13 2 (2.17%) CompTIA Security+
13 2 (2.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (29.35%) Cacti
2 15 (16.30%) Nagios
2 15 (16.30%) SolarWinds Orion
3 12 (13.04%) Cisco Prime
3 12 (13.04%) OpenNMS
4 2 (2.17%) Ansible
4 2 (2.17%) Juniper STRM
4 2 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.17%) Puppet
5 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 92 (100.00%) Cisco
2 45 (48.91%) Palo Alto
3 44 (47.83%) CheckPoint
4 42 (45.65%) F5
5 40 (43.48%) Juniper
6 16 (17.39%) Splunk
7 15 (16.30%) SolarWinds
8 6 (6.52%) VMware
9 4 (4.35%) HP
9 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
9 4 (4.35%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.17%) Imperva
11 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
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