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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 393 403 395
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 50 29 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 0.61% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 42 25 33
Average salary £45,250 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -15.00%
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
4660 4738 5298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.78% 20.59% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3571 3677 4217
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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
Hampshire - 19 £48,000 - 1
Surrey +16 18 £41,000 +54.71%
Berkshire -18 7 £55,000 -8.33%
Middlesex - 6 £37,500 -
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 96 (100.00%) Cisco
1 96 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 87 (90.63%) Cisco Certification
3 72 (75.00%) BGP
4 71 (73.96%) LAN
5 70 (72.92%) CCNP
6 69 (71.88%) Firewall
7 64 (66.67%) ITIL
8 62 (64.58%) WAN
9 58 (60.42%) VPN
10 50 (52.08%) CCNA
11 47 (48.96%) F5
12 44 (45.83%) SLA
12 44 (45.83%) EIGRP
13 37 (38.54%) Cisco PIX
14 34 (35.42%) Cisco Nexus
15 33 (34.38%) Service Management
16 32 (33.33%) OSPF
17 31 (32.29%) CheckPoint
18 29 (30.21%) VoIP
18 29 (30.21%) VMware
18 29 (30.21%) Wireshark
19 27 (28.13%) Capacity Management
20 26 (27.08%) TCP/IP
20 26 (27.08%) IPsec
21 25 (26.04%) Cisco IOS
21 25 (26.04%) VMware Infrastructure
21 25 (26.04%) Root Cause Analysis
22 24 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
22 24 (25.00%) Nagios

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 16 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 16 (16.67%) Lync
2 11 (11.46%) Moodle
3 1 (1.04%) SAS
3 1 (1.04%) IIS
3 1 (1.04%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (17.71%) MS Office
2 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.63%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 96 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 72 (75.00%) BGP
3 71 (73.96%) LAN
4 69 (71.88%) Firewall
5 62 (64.58%) WAN
6 58 (60.42%) VPN
7 44 (45.83%) EIGRP
8 37 (38.54%) Cisco PIX
9 34 (35.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 32 (33.33%) OSPF
11 29 (30.21%) Wireshark
11 29 (30.21%) VoIP
12 26 (27.08%) IPsec
12 26 (27.08%) TCP/IP
13 25 (26.04%) Cisco IOS
14 24 (25.00%) Network Security
15 22 (22.92%) VRRP
15 22 (22.92%) DNS
16 20 (20.83%) SNMP
17 19 (19.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.17%) Electronics
3 2 (2.08%) Retail
3 2 (2.08%) Billing
4 1 (1.04%) Back Office
4 1 (1.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (79.17%) Network Engineer
2 24 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 24 (25.00%) Network Support
3 21 (21.88%) Support Engineer
4 15 (15.63%) Network Support Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (7.29%) Security Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Cisco Support
8 6 (6.25%) Consultant
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (5.21%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Technical Support
10 4 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) HTML
1 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) CMDB
2 11 (11.46%) VLE
3 9 (9.38%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.17%) IPTV
5 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.33%) UNIX
1 8 (8.33%) Windows
2 7 (7.29%) Linux
3 3 (3.13%) Debian
3 3 (3.13%) CentOS
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (66.67%) ITIL
2 33 (34.38%) Service Management
3 27 (28.13%) Capacity Management
4 25 (26.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 24 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 24 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 22 (22.92%) Load Balancing
7 17 (17.71%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (12.50%) Configuration Management
9 9 (9.38%) Risk Management
9 9 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 9 (9.38%) Server Monitoring
10 6 (6.25%) Network Management
10 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.17%) Workflow
11 4 (4.17%) Network Design
11 4 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
12 3 (3.13%) Migration
12 3 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.04%) Java
1 1 (1.04%) Perl
1 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 87 (90.63%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (72.92%) CCNP
3 50 (52.08%) CCNA
4 24 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 24 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 18 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 11 (11.46%) Degree
7 5 (5.21%) CCDP
8 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (4.17%) CCIE
8 4 (4.17%) MCITP
9 3 (3.13%) SAP Certification
10 2 (2.08%) CCSA
10 2 (2.08%) CCSE
10 2 (2.08%) CISSP
11 1 (1.04%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (45.83%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (26.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.29%) Firmware
3 4 (4.17%) ProxySG
3 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.04%) iptables
Systems Management
1 24 (25.00%) Nagios
1 24 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
1 24 (25.00%) Cisco LMS
1 24 (25.00%) Opsview
2 22 (22.92%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (4.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) Cisco
2 47 (48.96%) F5
3 31 (32.29%) CheckPoint
4 29 (30.21%) VMware
5 23 (23.96%) Juniper
6 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 9 (9.38%) Siemens
7 9 (9.38%) Polycom
8 7 (7.29%) Oracle
9 4 (4.17%) IBM
9 4 (4.17%) HP
9 4 (4.17%) Blue Coat
9 4 (4.17%) webMethods
9 4 (4.17%) Sony
9 4 (4.17%) Software AG
10 3 (3.13%) SAP
11 1 (1.04%) Nortel
11 1 (1.04%) Citrix
11 1 (1.04%) Sun
11 1 (1.04%) Egenera
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