The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - 32
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -28.57%
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 Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.47% 12.32% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 20
Average salary £50,000 £55,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.90% +11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -