The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - 155
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -19.04%
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
399 440 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.72% 10.96% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 261 334 247
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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