The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 250 267 231
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -36
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 1 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.016% 0.042% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.25% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
FWSM
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
951 1211 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.16% 16.95% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 793 959 839
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FWSM across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

FWSM
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

FWSM Salary Trend in Yorkshire

FWSM
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Check Point Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper