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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 246 237 210
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -27
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 7 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.25% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 1.36% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -28.57%
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
1097 1323 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.03% 18.62% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 908 1025 780
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -8 6 £55,000 -
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) CheckPoint
3 14 (82.35%) VoIP
3 14 (82.35%) Load Balancing
3 14 (82.35%) F5
4 13 (76.47%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (76.47%) Public Cloud
4 13 (76.47%) Riverbed
4 13 (76.47%) RESTful
4 13 (76.47%) Network Architecture
4 13 (76.47%) TOGAF
4 13 (76.47%) ITIL
4 13 (76.47%) E-Commerce
4 13 (76.47%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (23.53%) Network Security
6 3 (17.65%) Banking
6 3 (17.65%) Internet
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (11.76%) CCNP
7 2 (11.76%) CCNA
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Online Banking
7 2 (11.76%) Imperva
8 1 (5.88%) IIS
8 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
8 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) VoIP
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (23.53%) Network Security
5 3 (17.65%) Internet
6 1 (5.88%) MPLS
6 1 (5.88%) OSPF
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.88%) LAN
6 1 (5.88%) WAN
6 1 (5.88%) RIP
6 1 (5.88%) SNMP
6 1 (5.88%) VPN
6 1 (5.88%) DNS
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) IPsec
6 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Architect
1 13 (76.47%) Network Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Security Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Network Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Online Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Solaris
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Load Balancing
2 13 (76.47%) Network Architecture
2 13 (76.47%) TOGAF
2 13 (76.47%) ITIL
2 13 (76.47%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCSA
3 1 (5.88%) CCSE
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) OpenView
1 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) CheckPoint
3 14 (82.35%) F5
4 13 (76.47%) Riverbed
5 2 (11.76%) Imperva
6 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
6 1 (5.88%) Websense
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) Juniper
6 1 (5.88%) Nokia
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat