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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - 267
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.41%
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
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
1102 923 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.99% 13.98% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 920 803 993
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FWSM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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