The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
England / South West
Rank 228 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.081% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £46,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £58,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-35.34% +28.88%

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
815 1006 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.45% 18.04% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 651 882 831
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,862 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

FWSM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

FWSM Salary Trend in the South West

FWSM
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FWSM across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

FWSM Salary Histogram in the South West

FWSM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Bristol - 3 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £37,500 -
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for FWSM.

1 14 (100.00%) VPN
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (92.86%) IronPort
2 13 (92.86%) Data Centre
3 12 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (85.71%) F5
3 12 (85.71%) Wireless
4 10 (71.43%) IBM
4 10 (71.43%) IP Telephony
4 10 (71.43%) Cisco IPT
5 9 (64.29%) Unified Communications
5 9 (64.29%) Network Security
5 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (64.29%) SolarWinds
5 9 (64.29%) HP
5 9 (64.29%) Cisco Prime
5 9 (64.29%) CA
5 9 (64.29%) Nokia
5 9 (64.29%) MPLS
6 7 (50.00%) Network Management
7 5 (35.71%) High Availability
7 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
7 5 (35.71%) LAN
7 5 (35.71%) WAN
7 5 (35.71%) NetScout
7 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (35.71%) Network Design

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) VPN
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (85.71%) Wireless
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco IPT
3 10 (71.43%) IP Telephony
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (64.29%) MPLS
4 9 (64.29%) Network Security
4 9 (64.29%) Unified Communications
5 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
6 1 (7.14%) H.323
6 1 (7.14%) HSRP
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) MGCP
6 1 (7.14%) SSL
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) VoIP
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Design Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Network Management
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (35.71%) High Availability
2 5 (35.71%) Network Design
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNP
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (92.86%) IronPort
3 12 (85.71%) F5
4 10 (71.43%) IBM
5 9 (64.29%) CA
5 9 (64.29%) HP
5 9 (64.29%) Nokia
5 9 (64.29%) SolarWinds
6 5 (35.71%) NetScout
7 1 (7.14%) Aruba
7 1 (7.14%) Juniper
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) VMware