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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - 100 95
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.081% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.43% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £39,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.09%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -19.04%
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
340 233 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.71% 18.90% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 284 194 243
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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