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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 596 596 646
Rank change year-on-year
0 +50
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 49 57 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.14% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 0.78% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 38 47 5
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
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
6478 7346 6997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.84% 17.68% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5496 6200 5644
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(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 +46 14 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Osterley - 1 - -
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 60 (100.00%) Cisco
2 55 (91.67%) CCNP
2 55 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (88.33%) Cisco ASA
4 48 (80.00%) Firewall
5 41 (68.33%) Network Security
6 40 (66.67%) F5
7 33 (55.00%) BIG-IP
8 32 (53.33%) Data Centre
9 30 (50.00%) Juniper
10 28 (46.67%) E-Commerce
10 28 (46.67%) Cacti
11 23 (38.33%) Cisco PIX
11 23 (38.33%) BGP
11 23 (38.33%) EIGRP
12 22 (36.67%) CCIE
13 21 (35.00%) SolarWinds
13 21 (35.00%) SolarWinds Orion
13 21 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 19 (31.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 19 (31.67%) Palo Alto
14 19 (31.67%) Mentoring
14 19 (31.67%) Fault Analysis
14 19 (31.67%) Nagios
15 18 (30.00%) CheckPoint
16 17 (28.33%) NX-OS
17 16 (26.67%) CCNA
17 16 (26.67%) WAN
17 16 (26.67%) VPN
18 13 (21.67%) OSPF

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (13.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (88.33%) Cisco ASA
2 48 (80.00%) Firewall
3 41 (68.33%) Network Security
4 33 (55.00%) BIG-IP
5 23 (38.33%) BGP
5 23 (38.33%) Cisco PIX
5 23 (38.33%) EIGRP
6 21 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 19 (31.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 17 (28.33%) NX-OS
9 16 (26.67%) VPN
9 16 (26.67%) WAN
10 13 (21.67%) OSPF
11 12 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (20.00%) IP Telephony
11 12 (20.00%) Wireless
12 8 (13.33%) LAN
12 8 (13.33%) VLAN
13 7 (11.67%) Internet
13 7 (11.67%) IPv4
General
1 12 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Games
4 4 (6.67%) Finance
5 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 2 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) Network Engineer
2 16 (26.67%) Security Engineer
2 16 (26.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 13 (21.67%) Analyst
4 13 (21.67%) Network Analyst
4 13 (21.67%) Network Security Analyst
4 13 (21.67%) Security Analyst
5 10 (16.67%) Network Administrator
6 9 (15.00%) Senior Network Administrator
7 8 (13.33%) Juniper Engineer
7 8 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (13.33%) Senior Network Analyst
7 8 (13.33%) Senior Security Analyst
8 6 (10.00%) Network Support
8 6 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Network Systems Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Support Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (11.67%) Internet of Things
3 5 (8.33%) Online Games
4 1 (1.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Unix
2 1 (1.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) E-Commerce
2 19 (31.67%) Fault Analysis
2 19 (31.67%) Mentoring
3 12 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 12 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 9 (15.00%) Project Management
5 8 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 7 (11.67%) DDoS Mitigation
6 7 (11.67%) High Availability
6 7 (11.67%) Migration
6 7 (11.67%) Network Design
6 7 (11.67%) Network Management
6 7 (11.67%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (11.67%) SIEM
6 7 (11.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (5.00%) Change Management
8 2 (3.33%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.33%) ITIL
8 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) Perl
1 7 (11.67%) Python
1 7 (11.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (91.67%) CCNP
1 55 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (36.67%) CCIE
3 16 (26.67%) CCNA
4 12 (20.00%) Degree
5 9 (15.00%) CCSP
6 8 (13.33%) CCSE
7 7 (11.67%) CCIP
7 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
7 7 (11.67%) SSCP
8 1 (1.67%) CCSA
8 1 (1.67%) RHCE
8 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (46.67%) Cacti
2 21 (35.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 19 (31.67%) Nagios
4 9 (15.00%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (15.00%) OpenNMS
5 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (66.67%) F5
3 30 (50.00%) Juniper
4 21 (35.00%) SolarWinds
5 19 (31.67%) Palo Alto
6 18 (30.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (10.00%) Splunk
8 3 (5.00%) VMware
9 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On call + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago