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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 400 440 376
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -64
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 33 15 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.065% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 0.31% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 52
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+15.29% -22.72%
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
4472 4910 5245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.56% 21.22% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3423 3848 4229
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
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 3 June 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 3 June 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
Berkshire +5 16 £68,750 +14.58% 1
Hampshire - 11 £48,000 -
Surrey +22 4 £46,250 +71.29%
Middlesex - 2 £37,500 -
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 80 (100.00%) Cisco
2 76 (95.00%) Cisco Certification
3 72 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
4 67 (83.75%) CCNP
5 61 (76.25%) LAN
6 60 (75.00%) BGP
7 58 (72.50%) VPN
8 56 (70.00%) Firewall
9 52 (65.00%) ITIL
10 47 (58.75%) WAN
11 46 (57.50%) CCNA
12 42 (52.50%) EIGRP
13 40 (50.00%) F5
14 36 (45.00%) VMware
14 36 (45.00%) Cisco PIX
15 35 (43.75%) SLA
16 33 (41.25%) Cisco IOS
16 33 (41.25%) Cisco Nexus
17 32 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
18 29 (36.25%) Wireshark
18 29 (36.25%) CheckPoint
19 28 (35.00%) Load Balancing
19 28 (35.00%) Service Management
20 27 (33.75%) Capacity Management
21 26 (32.50%) Security Cleared
21 26 (32.50%) TCP/IP
22 25 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
23 24 (30.00%) Cisco Prime
23 24 (30.00%) Cisco LMS
23 24 (30.00%) Opsview

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 4 (5.00%) Moodle
1 4 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Office
2 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Office 365
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
2 61 (76.25%) LAN
3 60 (75.00%) BGP
4 58 (72.50%) VPN
5 56 (70.00%) Firewall
6 47 (58.75%) WAN
7 42 (52.50%) EIGRP
8 36 (45.00%) Cisco PIX
9 33 (41.25%) Cisco IOS
9 33 (41.25%) Cisco Nexus
10 29 (36.25%) Wireshark
11 26 (32.50%) TCP/IP
12 24 (30.00%) OSPF
13 22 (27.50%) Network Security
14 20 (25.00%) DNS
15 18 (22.50%) VRRP
16 17 (21.25%) IPsec
17 14 (17.50%) Wireless
17 14 (17.50%) VoIP
17 14 (17.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.50%) Electronics
3 3 (3.75%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Billing
5 1 (1.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 68 (85.00%) Network Engineer
2 28 (35.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 19 (23.75%) Network Support
4 15 (18.75%) Support Engineer
5 13 (16.25%) Network Support Engineer
6 9 (11.25%) Security Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Cisco Support
8 6 (7.50%) Architect
9 5 (6.25%) Network Architect
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Network Architect
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Architect
11 3 (3.75%) Project Engineer
12 2 (2.50%) Security Architect
12 2 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
12 2 (2.50%) Technical Support Engineer
12 2 (2.50%) Technical Support
12 2 (2.50%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.50%) IPTV
2 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.25%) CMDB
4 4 (5.00%) VLE
4 4 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) UNIX
2 7 (8.75%) Linux
3 5 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (65.00%) ITIL
2 28 (35.00%) Load Balancing
2 28 (35.00%) Service Management
3 27 (33.75%) Capacity Management
4 25 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 24 (30.00%) ITIL V3
5 24 (30.00%) Security Patching
5 24 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 12 (15.00%) Network Management
7 6 (7.50%) Workflow
8 5 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.00%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.00%) Network Design
9 4 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (5.00%) DDoS Mitigation
9 4 (5.00%) Server Monitoring
10 3 (3.75%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 76 (95.00%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (83.75%) CCNP
3 46 (57.50%) CCNA
4 26 (32.50%) Security Cleared
5 24 (30.00%) DV Cleared
6 14 (17.50%) SC Cleared
7 13 (16.25%) Degree
8 8 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
9 7 (8.75%) CCDP
10 6 (7.50%) CCIE
11 4 (5.00%) MCITP
11 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (3.75%) SAP Certification
12 3 (3.75%) CISSP
12 3 (3.75%) CCSA
12 3 (3.75%) CCSE
13 1 (1.25%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (43.75%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.25%) ProxySG
3 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (30.00%) Cisco Prime
1 24 (30.00%) Cisco LMS
1 24 (30.00%) Opsview
1 24 (30.00%) Nagios
2 18 (22.50%) CiscoWorks
3 6 (7.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (50.00%) F5
3 36 (45.00%) VMware
4 29 (36.25%) CheckPoint
5 16 (20.00%) Juniper
6 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
7 7 (8.75%) Oracle
8 6 (7.50%) Blue Coat
8 6 (7.50%) webMethods
8 6 (7.50%) Software AG
9 4 (5.00%) Sony
9 4 (5.00%) Polycom
9 4 (5.00%) IBM
9 4 (5.00%) Siemens
10 3 (3.75%) HP
10 3 (3.75%) SAP
11 1 (1.25%) Nortel
11 1 (1.25%) Citrix
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 5 days ago