The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
FWSM
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
258 192 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.83% 20.98% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 219 172 169
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £44,400 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FWSM across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

FWSM
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FWSM across the South Wales region.

FWSM Salary Trend in South Wales

FWSM
Top 18 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5