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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 407 434 395
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -39
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 42 21 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.089% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 0.43% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 43
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,050 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,050 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -19.04%
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
4658 4887 5382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.90% 20.79% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3487 3817 4311
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 May 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 May 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 - 16 £48,000 -
Surrey +25 11 £40,000 +49.53%
Berkshire -8 9 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Middlesex - 6 £37,500 -
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 95 (100.00%) Cisco
2 93 (97.89%) Cisco ASA
3 87 (91.58%) Cisco Certification
4 73 (76.84%) CCNP
5 72 (75.79%) BGP
6 70 (73.68%) LAN
7 65 (68.42%) Firewall
8 61 (64.21%) WAN
8 61 (64.21%) ITIL
9 60 (63.16%) VPN
10 51 (53.68%) CCNA
11 47 (49.47%) EIGRP
12 43 (45.26%) SLA
12 43 (45.26%) F5
13 39 (41.05%) Cisco Nexus
14 37 (38.95%) Cisco PIX
15 34 (35.79%) VMware
16 33 (34.74%) Service Management
16 33 (34.74%) Wireshark
17 31 (32.63%) OSPF
17 31 (32.63%) CheckPoint
18 30 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
18 30 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
18 30 (31.58%) Capacity Management
19 29 (30.53%) Security Cleared
20 28 (29.47%) Root Cause Analysis
21 27 (28.42%) ITIL V3
21 27 (28.42%) Cisco Prime
21 27 (28.42%) Cisco LMS
21 27 (28.42%) Opsview

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 11 (11.58%) Lync
1 11 (11.58%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.37%) Moodle
3 1 (1.05%) IIS
3 1 (1.05%) Apache
3 1 (1.05%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (12.63%) MS Office
2 8 (8.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.58%) Office 365
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 93 (97.89%) Cisco ASA
2 72 (75.79%) BGP
3 70 (73.68%) LAN
4 65 (68.42%) Firewall
5 61 (64.21%) WAN
6 60 (63.16%) VPN
7 47 (49.47%) EIGRP
8 39 (41.05%) Cisco Nexus
9 37 (38.95%) Cisco PIX
10 33 (34.74%) Wireshark
11 31 (32.63%) OSPF
12 30 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
13 26 (27.37%) TCP/IP
14 24 (25.26%) Network Security
15 23 (24.21%) VoIP
16 21 (22.11%) VRRP
16 21 (22.11%) IPsec
17 20 (21.05%) DNS
18 18 (18.95%) Wireless
19 16 (16.84%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) Data Mining
1 4 (4.21%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (28.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (9.47%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.32%) Electronics
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
3 3 (3.16%) Retail
3 3 (3.16%) Billing
4 1 (1.05%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 77 (81.05%) Network Engineer
2 26 (27.37%) Senior Network Engineer
3 24 (25.26%) Network Support
4 19 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 15 (15.79%) Network Support Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Security Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (6.32%) Cisco Support
10 5 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) Consultant
11 4 (4.21%) Senior Consultant
11 4 (4.21%) Operations Engineer
11 4 (4.21%) Senior Operations Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) IP Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) Project Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) Technical Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) CSS
2 1 (1.05%) XML
2 1 (1.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) CMDB
2 7 (7.37%) VLE
3 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.32%) IPTV
3 6 (6.32%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.47%) Linux
2 8 (8.42%) UNIX
2 8 (8.42%) Windows
3 3 (3.16%) CentOS
3 3 (3.16%) Debian
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (64.21%) ITIL
2 33 (34.74%) Service Management
3 30 (31.58%) Capacity Management
4 28 (29.47%) Root Cause Analysis
5 27 (28.42%) ITIL V3
5 27 (28.42%) Incident Management
6 24 (25.26%) Load Balancing
7 12 (12.63%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (8.42%) Configuration Management
8 8 (8.42%) Network Management
9 6 (6.32%) Workflow
9 6 (6.32%) Risk Management
9 6 (6.32%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.32%) Network Design
9 6 (6.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (6.32%) Server Monitoring
10 4 (4.21%) Customer Engagement
11 3 (3.16%) Performance Management
11 3 (3.16%) Deep Packet Inspection
11 3 (3.16%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.16%) Perl
2 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 87 (91.58%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (76.84%) CCNP
3 51 (53.68%) CCNA
4 29 (30.53%) Security Cleared
5 27 (28.42%) DV Cleared
6 19 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 13 (13.68%) Degree
8 7 (7.37%) CCDP
9 6 (6.32%) CCIE
10 4 (4.21%) MCITP
10 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (3.16%) SAP Certification
11 3 (3.16%) CISSP
11 3 (3.16%) CCSE
11 3 (3.16%) CCSA
12 2 (2.11%) Check Point Certification
13 1 (1.05%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (45.26%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.26%) ProxySG
3 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.16%) Firmware
5 1 (1.05%) iptables
Systems Management
1 27 (28.42%) Cisco Prime
1 27 (28.42%) Cisco LMS
1 27 (28.42%) Opsview
1 27 (28.42%) Nagios
2 20 (21.05%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (5.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 95 (100.00%) Cisco
2 43 (45.26%) F5
3 34 (35.79%) VMware
4 31 (32.63%) CheckPoint
5 20 (21.05%) Juniper
6 14 (14.74%) Microsoft
7 7 (7.37%) Oracle
8 6 (6.32%) webMethods
8 6 (6.32%) Siemens
8 6 (6.32%) Software AG
8 6 (6.32%) Polycom
9 5 (5.26%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.21%) Sony
10 4 (4.21%) IBM
10 4 (4.21%) HP
11 3 (3.16%) SAP
12 1 (1.05%) Foundry
12 1 (1.05%) Egenera
12 1 (1.05%) Sun
12 1 (1.05%) Nortel
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