The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 43 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 5 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 1.66% - 6.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.62% - 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 13
Average salary £41,000 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £57,400
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -19.04%
FWSM
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staines
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 34 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 19.21% 15.74% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 46 24 75
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £33,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

FWSM
Salary Trend in Staines

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

FWSM Salary Trend in Staines

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staines 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 11 (100.00%) VPN
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (100.00%) F5
2 10 (90.91%) HSRP
2 10 (90.91%) IPsec
2 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) CCNP
2 10 (90.91%) CiscoWorks
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) BGP
2 10 (90.91%) EIGRP
2 10 (90.91%) VRRP
3 9 (81.82%) SLA
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (54.55%) Degree
5 6 (54.55%) Network Management
5 6 (54.55%) WAN
5 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
5 6 (54.55%) CCNA
5 6 (54.55%) Wireless
5 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
6 4 (36.36%) UNIX
7 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) HP

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staines 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) VPN
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (90.91%) HSRP
2 10 (90.91%) IPsec
2 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) BGP
2 10 (90.91%) EIGRP
2 10 (90.91%) VRRP
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 6 (54.55%) Wireless
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 11 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 11 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 11 (100.00%) Network Support
2 1 (9.09%) Security Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (90.91%) ITIL
3 6 (54.55%) Network Management
3 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CCNP
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) SLA
2 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
2 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) VMware