The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 36 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.32% - 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% - 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -28.57%
FWSM
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 96 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 17.95% 27.27% 49.90%
Number of salaries quoted 43 89 106
Average salary £34,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

FWSM
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

FWSM Salary Trend in Middlesex

FWSM
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) NetScreen
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) CCSA

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) NetScreen
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Network Support
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Support
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCSA
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint