The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 425 430 454
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +24
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 26 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.21% 0.089%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.95% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 20
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £37,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £48,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +20.00%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4331 4716 4924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.41% 22.08% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3617 3543 3816
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FWSM across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

FWSM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

FWSM Salary Trend in the South East

FWSM
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FWSM across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

FWSM Salary Histogram in the South East

FWSM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +19 22 £50,000 +25.00%
Berkshire +11 3 £55,000 -10.20%
Kent - 1 £25,500 - 1
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing FWSM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FWSM.

1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 31 (96.88%) Palo Alto
2 31 (96.88%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (96.88%) Firewall
3 30 (93.75%) Juniper
4 25 (78.13%) ITIL
4 25 (78.13%) F5
5 23 (71.88%) Network Monitoring
6 22 (68.75%) CCNP
7 18 (56.25%) WAN
7 18 (56.25%) DNS
7 18 (56.25%) Network Security
8 17 (53.13%) Kalman Filter
9 16 (50.00%) ADSL
9 16 (50.00%) Firmware
10 15 (46.88%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (46.88%) SHDSL
11 14 (43.75%) MPLS
11 14 (43.75%) CCNA
12 13 (40.63%) Problem Management
12 13 (40.63%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
14 10 (31.25%) SolarWinds
14 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
14 10 (31.25%) HP
14 10 (31.25%) SLA
14 10 (31.25%) CheckPoint
15 9 (28.13%) Network+ Certification
15 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing FWSM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FWSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (28.13%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 31 (96.88%) Firewall
3 18 (56.25%) DNS
3 18 (56.25%) Network Security
3 18 (56.25%) WAN
4 16 (50.00%) ADSL
5 15 (46.88%) SHDSL
5 15 (46.88%) Wi-Fi
6 14 (43.75%) MPLS
7 6 (18.75%) LAN
8 5 (15.63%) Broadband
8 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
9 4 (12.50%) BGP
9 4 (12.50%) OSPF
10 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
10 3 (9.38%) VoIP
11 2 (6.25%) EIGRP
11 2 (6.25%) SNMP
11 2 (6.25%) TACACS
11 2 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Network Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) NOC Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Network Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Network Operations Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Network Operations Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) iPad
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) ITIL
2 23 (71.88%) Network Monitoring
3 17 (53.13%) Kalman Filter
4 13 (40.63%) Problem Management
4 13 (40.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 3 (9.38%) Change Management
7 3 (9.38%) Network Design
7 3 (9.38%) Web Filtering
8 2 (6.25%) Data Security
8 2 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.13%) High Availability
9 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
9 1 (3.13%) Migration
9 1 (3.13%) Network Management
9 1 (3.13%) Project Management
9 1 (3.13%) Trend Analysis
9 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) C
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (96.88%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (68.75%) CCNP
3 14 (43.75%) CCNA
4 9 (28.13%) MCSA
4 9 (28.13%) MCSE
4 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (28.13%) MOS
4 9 (28.13%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CCSP
5 1 (3.13%) CCVP
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) SAS 70
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) iptables
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (96.88%) Palo Alto
3 30 (93.75%) Juniper
4 25 (78.13%) F5
5 10 (31.25%) CheckPoint
5 10 (31.25%) HP
5 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 10 (31.25%) SolarWinds
6 9 (28.13%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (6.25%) Twitter
8 1 (3.13%) BMC
8 1 (3.13%) BT
8 1 (3.13%) Ciena
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix
8 1 (3.13%) Egenera
8 1 (3.13%) Foundry
8 1 (3.13%) Nortel
8 1 (3.13%) Openreach
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.13%) VMware
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