The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - 63 64
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.31% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.08% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
FWSM
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 96 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.47% 14.95% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 81 82 76
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

FWSM
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

FWSM Salary Trend in Staffordshire