The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 127 130 136
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 9 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.50% 0.64% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 2.28% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 8
Median salary £60,000 £67,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-25.90% +46.66%
FWSM
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
539 613 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.08% 27.81% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 374 411 426
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

FWSM
Salary Trend in Reading

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

FWSM Salary Trend in Reading

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing FWSM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for FWSM.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (100.00%) F5
2 8 (88.89%) Foundry
2 8 (88.89%) Perl
3 6 (66.67%) IIS
3 6 (66.67%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 6 (66.67%) Solaris
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Apache
3 6 (66.67%) Sun
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (66.67%) Firmware
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Clustering
3 6 (66.67%) tcpdump
3 6 (66.67%) snoop
3 6 (66.67%) Trend Analysis
3 6 (66.67%) Egenera
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (66.67%) vSphere
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (66.67%) iptables
3 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 6 (66.67%) Change Management

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) Apache
1 6 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (66.67%) snoop
2 6 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 6 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) FTP
3 3 (33.33%) HTTP
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) NetScreen
3 3 (33.33%) RIP
3 3 (33.33%) SMTP
3 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Unix Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Support
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Solaris
1 6 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Change Management
1 6 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 6 (66.67%) Trend Analysis
1 6 (66.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Perl
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CCIE
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Firmware
1 6 (66.67%) iptables
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) F5
2 8 (88.89%) Foundry
3 6 (66.67%) Egenera
3 6 (66.67%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (66.67%) Sun
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
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