The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 159 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.035% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +12.94%
FWSM
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
334 402 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.70% 12.83% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 178 260 332
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,309 £28,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

FWSM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

FWSM Salary Trend in Scotland

FWSM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 1 £40,000 -
FWSM
UK

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for FWSM.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Network Design
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) NX-OS
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) Junos
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Junos
2 4 (66.67%) NX-OS
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) HSRP
3 2 (33.33%) IPv6
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Network Design
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCDA
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) CCSP
2 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
2 2 (33.33%) JNCIE
2 2 (33.33%) JNCIP
2 2 (33.33%) JNCIS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) CA
3 2 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) VMware