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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 434 408 395
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -13
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 14 56 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.073% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 1.21% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 44 38
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £33,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £51,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
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
4000 4627 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.79% 22.17% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3391 3566 3384
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 10 February 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 10 February 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 -2 14 £52,500 +31.25% 8
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 28 (100.00%) Cisco
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 28 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (92.86%) CCNP
3 25 (89.29%) Juniper
4 22 (78.57%) F5
5 20 (71.43%) ITIL
6 19 (67.86%) DNS
6 19 (67.86%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (67.86%) Palo Alto
7 16 (57.14%) Network Security
7 16 (57.14%) MPLS
8 15 (53.57%) CheckPoint
9 14 (50.00%) CCNA
10 13 (46.43%) ADSL
10 13 (46.43%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (46.43%) SHDSL
10 13 (46.43%) Network Monitoring
11 12 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (42.86%) LAN
11 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
12 11 (39.29%) OSPF
12 11 (39.29%) BGP
12 11 (39.29%) Telecoms
12 11 (39.29%) ITIL V3
12 11 (39.29%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (35.71%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
13 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
13 10 (35.71%) WAN

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (67.86%) Cisco ASA
2 19 (67.86%) DNS
3 16 (57.14%) MPLS
3 16 (57.14%) Network Security
4 13 (46.43%) ADSL
4 13 (46.43%) SHDSL
4 13 (46.43%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (42.86%) LAN
5 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 11 (39.29%) BGP
6 11 (39.29%) OSPF
7 10 (35.71%) WAN
8 9 (32.14%) IPv4
8 9 (32.14%) IPv6
8 9 (32.14%) TACACS
8 9 (32.14%) VLAN
8 9 (32.14%) VPLS
8 9 (32.14%) VPN
General
1 11 (39.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Network Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Security Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Network Support
6 5 (17.86%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Security Support Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
7 4 (14.29%) Security Consultant
7 4 (14.29%) Security Technical Consultant
7 4 (14.29%) Support Consultant
7 4 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (14.29%) Technical Security Consultant
7 4 (14.29%) Technical Support
7 4 (14.29%) Technical Support Consultant
7 4 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) ITIL
2 13 (46.43%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (39.29%) ITIL V3
3 11 (39.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (35.71%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (32.14%) Load Balancing
5 9 (32.14%) Network Management
6 7 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.57%) Network Design
7 1 (3.57%) Process Management
7 1 (3.57%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (92.86%) CCNP
3 14 (50.00%) CCNA
4 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 9 (32.14%) Check Point Certification
5 9 (32.14%) Degree
6 2 (7.14%) MCSA
6 2 (7.14%) MCSE
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (7.14%) MOS
6 2 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (21.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (89.29%) Juniper
3 22 (78.57%) F5
4 19 (67.86%) Palo Alto
5 15 (53.57%) CheckPoint
6 9 (32.14%) VMware
7 2 (7.14%) HP
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.57%) Twitter
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