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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 559 609 552
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -57
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 54 4 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.009% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 0.059% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 46 2 60
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £56,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -18.18%
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
7146 6724 8593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.22% 15.92% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6040 5443 7277
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 - 18 £57,500 - 5
Greenwich - 9 £47,500 -
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 85 (100.00%) Cisco
2 84 (98.82%) Firewall
3 80 (94.12%) Cisco ASA
4 77 (90.59%) Cisco Certification
5 74 (87.06%) CCNP
6 52 (61.18%) WAN
6 52 (61.18%) CheckPoint
7 51 (60.00%) VPN
8 45 (52.94%) Network Security
9 43 (50.59%) LAN
10 41 (48.24%) BGP
11 40 (47.06%) OSPF
11 40 (47.06%) EIGRP
11 40 (47.06%) CCNA
12 39 (45.88%) F5
13 35 (41.18%) Juniper
14 33 (38.82%) CCIE
15 27 (31.76%) Cisco Nexus
16 24 (28.24%) DNS
17 23 (27.06%) WLAN
17 23 (27.06%) CCSA
18 21 (24.71%) Finance
18 21 (24.71%) TCP/IP
18 21 (24.71%) Load Balancing
19 20 (23.53%) Cisco PIX
19 20 (23.53%) ITIL
19 20 (23.53%) BIG-IP
20 18 (21.18%) DHCP
20 18 (21.18%) Kalman Filter
21 17 (20.00%) Network Monitoring

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 84 (98.82%) Firewall
2 80 (94.12%) Cisco ASA
3 52 (61.18%) WAN
4 51 (60.00%) VPN
5 45 (52.94%) Network Security
6 43 (50.59%) LAN
7 41 (48.24%) BGP
8 40 (47.06%) OSPF
8 40 (47.06%) EIGRP
9 27 (31.76%) Cisco Nexus
10 24 (28.24%) DNS
11 23 (27.06%) WLAN
12 21 (24.71%) TCP/IP
13 20 (23.53%) Cisco PIX
13 20 (23.53%) BIG-IP
14 18 (21.18%) DHCP
15 17 (20.00%) MPLS
16 16 (18.82%) NetScreen
16 16 (18.82%) Cisco IOS
17 15 (17.65%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) JIRA
General
1 21 (24.71%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Banking
3 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.71%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.35%) Games
6 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (43.53%) Network Engineer
2 23 (27.06%) Team Leader
2 23 (27.06%) Network Team Leader
3 13 (15.29%) Security Engineer
4 12 (14.12%) Network Support
5 11 (12.94%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) Network Analyst
5 11 (12.94%) Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) Firewall Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Senior Firewall Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (4.71%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Network Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Security Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Project Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Cisco Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (7.06%) Windows
3 4 (4.71%) UNIX
4 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.71%) Load Balancing
2 20 (23.53%) ITIL
3 18 (21.18%) Kalman Filter
4 17 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 13 (15.29%) Project Management
6 12 (14.12%) Content Management
6 12 (14.12%) Network Load Balancing
6 12 (14.12%) Network Management
7 11 (12.94%) Network Design
8 8 (9.41%) Line Management
8 8 (9.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (7.06%) Information Security
11 4 (4.71%) ITIL V3
12 3 (3.53%) Service Management
12 3 (3.53%) Problem Management
13 2 (2.35%) Root Cause Analysis
13 2 (2.35%) Technical Analysis
13 2 (2.35%) Incident Management
13 2 (2.35%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 77 (90.59%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (87.06%) CCNP
3 40 (47.06%) CCNA
4 33 (38.82%) CCIE
5 23 (27.06%) CCSA
6 17 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 12 (14.12%) JNCIP
8 11 (12.94%) Check Point Certification
8 11 (12.94%) CCSP
9 10 (11.76%) CCSE
9 10 (11.76%) JNCIA
10 9 (10.59%) CCVP
10 9 (10.59%) CCDP
11 7 (8.24%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (8.24%) CISSP
12 6 (7.06%) DV Cleared
12 6 (7.06%) Degree
13 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
14 2 (2.35%) JNCIE
14 2 (2.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.06%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Firmware
2 2 (2.35%) ProxySG
2 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (17.65%) CiscoWorks
2 12 (14.12%) SolarWinds Orion
3 8 (9.41%) Cacti
4 7 (8.24%) RANCID
4 7 (8.24%) HP SiteScope
5 6 (7.06%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.18%) OpenView
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.18%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) Cisco
2 52 (61.18%) CheckPoint
3 39 (45.88%) F5
4 35 (41.18%) Juniper
5 12 (14.12%) SolarWinds
6 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
7 6 (7.06%) Trend Micro
7 6 (7.06%) Symantec
8 3 (3.53%) Nortel
8 3 (3.53%) NetScout
9 2 (2.35%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.35%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.35%) Sourcefire
9 2 (2.35%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.35%) VMware
9 2 (2.35%) BMC
9 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.35%) Remedy
10 1 (1.18%) Huawei
10 1 (1.18%) Foundry
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 12% shift + overtime + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+ bonus+bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent +bonus+ bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified High market salary, and benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago