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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - 180
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
523 506 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 12.99% 13.72% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 443 426 432
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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