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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 30 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 2.55% 1.24% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 3.57% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £42,500 £57,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.43% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
52 84 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 33.12% 34.71% 44.88%
Number of salaries quoted 50 67 68
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) VRRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) HSRP

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) VRRP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) HSRP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Support
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5