The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 441 375 442
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +67
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 7 71 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.32% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 1.38% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 43 4
Average salary £57,500 £57,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.87% +14.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4851 5137 5176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.70% 23.17% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3712 4033 4289
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
FWSM
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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
Berkshire -20 6 £60,000 -
Surrey -13 1 £23,500 -58.77% 1
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco
1 29 (100.00%) Firewall
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 24 (82.76%) F5
3 23 (79.31%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (79.31%) CheckPoint
4 22 (75.86%) Juniper
5 17 (58.62%) BGP
5 17 (58.62%) CCNA
6 16 (55.17%) CCNP
7 15 (51.72%) MPLS
7 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
8 12 (41.38%) OSPF
9 11 (37.93%) DNS
9 11 (37.93%) SLA
9 11 (37.93%) Network Security
10 10 (34.48%) Cisco PIX
10 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
11 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (27.59%) ITIL
11 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
11 8 (27.59%) MCSE
11 8 (27.59%) MCSA
11 8 (27.59%) Release Management
11 8 (27.59%) MOS
12 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
12 7 (24.14%) BIG-IP
12 7 (24.14%) ITIL V3
12 7 (24.14%) MS Office
12 7 (24.14%) Firmware

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 6 (20.69%) Lync
2 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) Moodle
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (24.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) Firewall
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (58.62%) BGP
3 15 (51.72%) MPLS
4 12 (41.38%) OSPF
5 11 (37.93%) DNS
5 11 (37.93%) Network Security
6 10 (34.48%) Cisco PIX
7 7 (24.14%) BIG-IP
8 6 (20.69%) NetScreen
8 6 (20.69%) VPN
8 6 (20.69%) tcpdump
8 6 (20.69%) VLAN
8 6 (20.69%) Wireshark
8 6 (20.69%) IPsec
9 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
9 5 (17.24%) LAN
9 5 (17.24%) WAN
9 5 (17.24%) SMTP
9 5 (17.24%) Ethernet
General
1 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Network Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Security Engineer
3 10 (34.48%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) Service Analyst
4 8 (27.59%) Analyst
4 8 (27.59%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Design Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) IP Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior IP Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) IP Network Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Network Design Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Network Security Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) Network Support
9 1 (3.45%) NOC Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Network Architect
9 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) UNIX
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
1 8 (27.59%) Release Management
2 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL V3
2 7 (24.14%) Validation
3 5 (17.24%) Network Design
3 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
3 5 (17.24%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (10.34%) Network Management
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Perl
2 4 (13.79%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (58.62%) CCNA
3 16 (55.17%) CCNP
4 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (27.59%) MCSE
4 8 (27.59%) MCSA
4 8 (27.59%) MOS
5 6 (20.69%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (20.69%) CCIE
6 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
7 3 (10.34%) JNCIA
8 2 (6.90%) CCDP
9 1 (3.45%) JNCIP
9 1 (3.45%) JNCIE
9 1 (3.45%) CCSE
9 1 (3.45%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (82.76%) F5
3 23 (79.31%) CheckPoint
4 22 (75.86%) Juniper
5 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.69%) SolarWinds
7 5 (17.24%) HP
8 4 (13.79%) BMC
8 4 (13.79%) Sophos
8 4 (13.79%) BT
8 4 (13.79%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (10.34%) Huawei
10 2 (6.90%) Nortel
10 2 (6.90%) Citrix
10 2 (6.90%) Foundry
10 2 (6.90%) NetScout
11 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
11 1 (3.45%) Redback
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