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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
England / South East
Rank 371 441 409
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -32
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 18 9 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.046% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 0.23% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 40
Median salary £37,500 £58,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.34% +28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £50,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,900 £46,548
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £58,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-35.34% +28.88%

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
3160 3924 4551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.20% 20.06% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2540 3308 3453
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing FWSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Surrey +44 15 £37,500 -35.34% 1
Berkshire +49 3 £50,000 -25.92%
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for FWSM.

1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 52 (94.55%) Firewall
3 50 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (90.91%) Palo Alto
4 49 (89.09%) Juniper
5 45 (81.82%) DNS
6 43 (78.18%) BGP
7 39 (70.91%) OSPF
8 38 (69.09%) CCNP
8 38 (69.09%) CCNA
9 36 (65.45%) WAN
10 34 (61.82%) LAN
11 31 (56.36%) TCP/IP
12 28 (50.91%) Network Security
13 24 (43.64%) Kalman Filter
14 23 (41.82%) ADSL
15 20 (36.36%) SNMP
16 17 (30.91%) F5
16 17 (30.91%) MPLS
17 15 (27.27%) SLA
18 14 (25.45%) Ethernet
18 14 (25.45%) SC Cleared
18 14 (25.45%) Security Cleared
19 11 (20.00%) SHDSL
20 10 (18.18%) CheckPoint
20 10 (18.18%) CCIE
21 9 (16.36%) ITIL
22 8 (14.55%) Firmware
22 8 (14.55%) Cisco PIX

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (5.45%) Apache
1 3 (5.45%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 52 (94.55%) Firewall
3 45 (81.82%) DNS
4 43 (78.18%) BGP
5 39 (70.91%) OSPF
6 36 (65.45%) WAN
7 34 (61.82%) LAN
8 31 (56.36%) TCP/IP
9 28 (50.91%) Network Security
10 23 (41.82%) ADSL
11 20 (36.36%) SNMP
12 17 (30.91%) MPLS
13 14 (25.45%) Ethernet
14 11 (20.00%) SHDSL
15 8 (14.55%) Cisco PIX
16 7 (12.73%) Wi-Fi
17 4 (7.27%) EIGRP
17 4 (7.27%) NetScreen
17 4 (7.27%) TACACS
17 4 (7.27%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 44 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 26 (47.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 19 (34.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 13 (23.64%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (12.73%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (12.73%) Security Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Support
9 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Juniper Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Unix Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Unix Support
9 3 (5.45%) Unix Support Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) 802.1X
2 3 (5.45%) HTML
2 3 (5.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) iPad
2 5 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.45%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
1 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (5.45%) Solaris
1 3 (5.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (16.36%) ITIL
3 7 (12.73%) Problem Management
4 5 (9.09%) Change Management
5 4 (7.27%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (7.27%) Network Management
5 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.45%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (5.45%) Process Management
6 3 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) Trend Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) Web Development
7 2 (3.64%) Data Security
7 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.82%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.82%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.82%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) Perl
2 4 (7.27%) Python
3 3 (5.45%) Java
3 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (69.09%) CCNA
2 38 (69.09%) CCNP
3 14 (25.45%) SC Cleared
3 14 (25.45%) Security Cleared
4 10 (18.18%) CCIE
5 1 (1.82%) CCSP
5 1 (1.82%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.27%) SLA
2 4 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Firmware
2 3 (5.45%) iptables
2 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 50 (90.91%) Palo Alto
3 49 (89.09%) Juniper
4 17 (30.91%) F5
5 10 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 7 (12.73%) Foundry
7 3 (5.45%) Egenera
7 3 (5.45%) HP
7 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.45%) Sun
7 3 (5.45%) VMware
8 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
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