The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 202 210 219
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 16 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.35% 0.021% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.61% 0.10% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 3
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
FWSM
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
995 953 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 21.63% 20.32% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 880 800 957
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

FWSM
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

FWSM Salary Trend in Surrey

FWSM
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FWSM across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

FWSM Salary Histogram in Surrey

FWSM
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate - 8 £28,000 -
Staines - 6 £42,500 -
Woking - 1 £44,500 -
Guildford - 1 £46,387 -
FWSM
South East

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (94.44%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (88.89%) F5
4 14 (77.78%) LAN
5 12 (66.67%) ITIL
5 12 (66.67%) BGP
6 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
6 10 (55.56%) ADSL
6 10 (55.56%) Ethernet
6 10 (55.56%) Juniper
6 10 (55.56%) SLA
6 10 (55.56%) Lync
7 9 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (50.00%) Moodle
7 9 (50.00%) DNS
7 9 (50.00%) CCNA
7 9 (50.00%) MS Office
7 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 8 (44.44%) WAN
8 8 (44.44%) VPN
8 8 (44.44%) CCNP
8 8 (44.44%) IPsec
8 8 (44.44%) Office 365
9 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
9 7 (38.89%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (38.89%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (38.89%) Firmware
9 7 (38.89%) HP

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (55.56%) Lync
2 9 (50.00%) Moodle
2 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (77.78%) LAN
3 12 (66.67%) BGP
4 10 (55.56%) ADSL
4 10 (55.56%) Ethernet
5 9 (50.00%) DNS
6 8 (44.44%) WAN
6 8 (44.44%) VPN
6 8 (44.44%) IPsec
7 7 (38.89%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 6 (33.33%) Internet
8 6 (33.33%) OSPF
8 6 (33.33%) EIGRP
8 6 (33.33%) VRRP
8 6 (33.33%) HSRP
9 5 (27.78%) SHDSL
9 5 (27.78%) VoIP
10 4 (22.22%) Broadband
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Service Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) VLE
2 4 (22.22%) CMDB
3 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (38.89%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 6 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Line Management
7 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (50.00%) CCNA
3 8 (44.44%) CCNP
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (33.33%) MCSE
4 6 (33.33%) MCSA
4 6 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (33.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Firmware
2 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (88.89%) F5
3 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 10 (55.56%) Juniper
4 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
4 7 (38.89%) HP
5 6 (33.33%) BMC
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) Sophos
5 6 (33.33%) BT
5 6 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (11.11%) Siemens
6 2 (11.11%) Polycom