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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - 190
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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
621 490 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.75% 13.11% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 517 431 564
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £50,000
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