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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - 100 94
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.52% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.36% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 6
Average salary - £37,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.67%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £37,500 £48,250
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -22.27%
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
247 296 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 17.56% 22.02% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 226 265 251
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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