The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - 252
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
893 1012 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.08% 16.60% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 750 781 805
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing FWSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

FWSM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

FWSM Salary Trend in the North West