The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - 96
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +29.41%
FWSM
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
213 247 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.42% 17.39% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 161 231 287
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing FWSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

FWSM
Salary Trend in Wales

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

FWSM Salary Trend in Wales