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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 182 196 208
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 19 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.42% 0.21% 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.01% 1.19% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 4
Average salary £41,000 £26,500 £51,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.71% -48.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £27,500 £55,950
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
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
946 841 1066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 21.00% 17.41% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 826 656 844
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
Staines - 8 £41,000 -
Reigate -2 2 £45,250 +70.75%
Egham - 2 £40,000 -
Guildford - 1 £45,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £40,000 -
FWSM
South East

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) Cisco
1 44 (100.00%) Firewall
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 43 (97.73%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (95.45%) LAN
4 39 (88.64%) ITIL
5 34 (77.27%) WAN
5 34 (77.27%) F5
6 33 (75.00%) BGP
7 27 (61.36%) CCNP
8 26 (59.09%) VPN
9 25 (56.82%) VoIP
9 25 (56.82%) IPsec
10 23 (52.27%) CheckPoint
11 22 (50.00%) CCNA
12 21 (47.73%) Cisco PIX
13 20 (45.45%) SLA
14 17 (38.64%) Wi-Fi
14 17 (38.64%) OSPF
14 17 (38.64%) EIGRP
14 17 (38.64%) Juniper
14 17 (38.64%) DNS
14 17 (38.64%) ADSL
14 17 (38.64%) SHDSL
14 17 (38.64%) Load Balancing
14 17 (38.64%) Kalman Filter
15 16 (36.36%) HSRP
15 16 (36.36%) Lync
15 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
15 16 (36.36%) MS Office

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 16 (36.36%) Lync
2 11 (25.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 16 (36.36%) MS Office
2 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (100.00%) Firewall
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 42 (95.45%) LAN
3 34 (77.27%) WAN
4 33 (75.00%) BGP
5 26 (59.09%) VPN
6 25 (56.82%) VoIP
6 25 (56.82%) IPsec
7 21 (47.73%) Cisco PIX
8 17 (38.64%) SHDSL
8 17 (38.64%) OSPF
8 17 (38.64%) ADSL
8 17 (38.64%) DNS
8 17 (38.64%) EIGRP
8 17 (38.64%) Wi-Fi
9 16 (36.36%) VRRP
9 16 (36.36%) Ethernet
9 16 (36.36%) SNMP
9 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
9 16 (36.36%) HSRP
General
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 21 (47.73%) Support Engineer
3 18 (40.91%) Network Support
4 15 (34.09%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (15.91%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Technical Support
8 4 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 2 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 1 (2.27%) Security Engineer
11 1 (2.27%) Security Support Engineer
11 1 (2.27%) Network Security Engineer
11 1 (2.27%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) CMDB
2 11 (25.00%) VLE
3 9 (20.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (88.64%) ITIL
2 17 (38.64%) Load Balancing
2 17 (38.64%) Kalman Filter
3 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 9 (20.45%) Service Management
4 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
4 9 (20.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (20.45%) Server Monitoring
5 6 (13.64%) Network Management
5 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) Migration
6 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.27%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 43 (97.73%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (61.36%) CCNP
3 22 (50.00%) CCNA
4 6 (13.64%) Degree
5 3 (6.82%) SAP Certification
6 1 (2.27%) CCDP
6 1 (2.27%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (45.45%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (36.36%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 34 (77.27%) F5
3 23 (52.27%) CheckPoint
4 17 (38.64%) Juniper
5 9 (20.45%) Siemens
5 9 (20.45%) Polycom
6 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.82%) HP
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle
7 3 (6.82%) SAP
7 3 (6.82%) VMware
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix