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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 387 465 424
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -41
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 26 11 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.051% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.70% 0.26% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 35
Median salary £46,500 £67,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.11% +58.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £50,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £67,500 £45,300
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
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
3699 4203 4921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.35% 19.53% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2962 3480 3666
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing FWSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +32 21 £39,000 -22.00%
Berkshire +48 3 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Hampshire - 2 £48,000 -
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing FWSM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for FWSM.

1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 54 (88.52%) Firewall
3 52 (85.25%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (80.33%) Juniper
5 47 (77.05%) Palo Alto
6 46 (75.41%) DNS
6 46 (75.41%) BGP
7 42 (68.85%) CCNP
8 40 (65.57%) OSPF
9 38 (62.30%) CCNA
10 33 (54.10%) WAN
11 31 (50.82%) LAN
12 28 (45.90%) F5
12 28 (45.90%) Network Security
13 27 (44.26%) TCP/IP
14 24 (39.34%) ADSL
14 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
15 22 (36.07%) Kalman Filter
16 21 (34.43%) SNMP
17 20 (32.79%) SC Cleared
18 19 (31.15%) MPLS
19 18 (29.51%) SLA
20 17 (27.87%) CheckPoint
21 14 (22.95%) Firmware
21 14 (22.95%) SHDSL
22 13 (21.31%) Cisco PIX
22 13 (21.31%) ITIL
23 12 (19.67%) Perl
23 12 (19.67%) Ethernet

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.48%) Apache
1 7 (11.48%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 54 (88.52%) Firewall
3 46 (75.41%) BGP
3 46 (75.41%) DNS
4 40 (65.57%) OSPF
5 33 (54.10%) WAN
6 31 (50.82%) LAN
7 28 (45.90%) Network Security
8 27 (44.26%) TCP/IP
9 24 (39.34%) ADSL
10 21 (34.43%) SNMP
11 19 (31.15%) MPLS
12 14 (22.95%) SHDSL
13 13 (21.31%) Cisco PIX
14 12 (19.67%) Ethernet
15 10 (16.39%) Wi-Fi
16 7 (11.48%) Intrusion Detection
16 7 (11.48%) snoop
16 7 (11.48%) tcpdump
16 7 (11.48%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 46 (75.41%) Network Engineer
2 23 (37.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 18 (29.51%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Support Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Firewall Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Security Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Technical Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Unix Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Network Support
7 5 (8.20%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) NOC Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Unix Support
8 4 (6.56%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) HTML
1 7 (11.48%) XML
2 4 (6.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Clustering
1 7 (11.48%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.84%) iPad
3 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Linux
1 7 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (11.48%) Solaris
1 7 (11.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Kalman Filter
2 13 (21.31%) ITIL
3 12 (19.67%) Problem Management
4 10 (16.39%) Change Management
5 8 (13.11%) Service Delivery
6 7 (11.48%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 7 (11.48%) Trend Analysis
6 7 (11.48%) Web Development
7 5 (8.20%) Process Management
8 4 (6.56%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (6.56%) Network Management
9 3 (4.92%) Data Security
9 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
9 3 (4.92%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.28%) High Availability
11 1 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.64%) Data Protection
11 1 (1.64%) Email Filtering
11 1 (1.64%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) Perl
2 7 (11.48%) Java
2 7 (11.48%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 52 (85.25%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (68.85%) CCNP
3 38 (62.30%) CCNA
4 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
5 20 (32.79%) SC Cleared
6 11 (18.03%) CCIE
7 3 (4.92%) CCSP
7 3 (4.92%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.51%) SLA
2 4 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (22.95%) Firmware
2 7 (11.48%) iptables
2 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 49 (80.33%) Juniper
3 47 (77.05%) Palo Alto
4 28 (45.90%) F5
5 17 (27.87%) CheckPoint
6 12 (19.67%) Foundry
7 7 (11.48%) Egenera
7 7 (11.48%) HP
7 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
7 7 (11.48%) Sun
7 7 (11.48%) VMware
8 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.64%) Citrix
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