The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - 197
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.048%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -19.04%
FWSM
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
584 575 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.48% 14.57% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 467 451 526
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FWSM across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

FWSM
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FWSM across the Manchester region.

FWSM Salary Trend in Manchester