The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - 94 95
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.46% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.83% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Average salary - £36,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.07%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -16.66%
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
231 328 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.56% 25.37% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 213 295 265
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FWSM across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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