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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 245 197 212
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +15
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 25 38 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.33% 0.64% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% 3.84% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 29 2
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -15.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1413 989 1185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.69% 16.69% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 752 906
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 November 2014. 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 -7 25 £55,000 +4.76%
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 54 (100.00%) CCSP
1 54 (100.00%) CCNP
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 54 (100.00%) Firewall
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco
2 51 (94.44%) MPLS
2 51 (94.44%) Incident Management
2 51 (94.44%) Cisco ASA
2 51 (94.44%) Capacity Planning
2 51 (94.44%) Network Security
2 51 (94.44%) CheckPoint
2 51 (94.44%) E-Commerce
2 51 (94.44%) LAN
2 51 (94.44%) VoIP
2 51 (94.44%) WAN
3 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.56%) HP
3 3 (5.56%) CISSP
3 3 (5.56%) Perl
3 3 (5.56%) PHP
3 3 (5.56%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) MySQL
3 3 (5.56%) Windows
3 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Informix
3 3 (5.56%) Apache
3 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.56%) Internet
3 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.56%) Nagios

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 3 (5.56%) Apache
1 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 3 (5.56%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 54 (100.00%) Firewall
2 51 (94.44%) Network Security
2 51 (94.44%) Cisco ASA
2 51 (94.44%) LAN
2 51 (94.44%) VoIP
2 51 (94.44%) WAN
2 51 (94.44%) MPLS
3 3 (5.56%) SAN
3 3 (5.56%) Internet
3 3 (5.56%) NAS
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) MySQL
1 3 (5.56%) Informix
1 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.56%) Redis
1 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Subversion
1 3 (5.56%) JIRA
1 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (94.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (5.56%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.56%) Clustering
1 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (5.56%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
1 3 (5.56%) Linux
1 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (94.44%) E-Commerce
1 51 (94.44%) Incident Management
1 51 (94.44%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (5.56%) Build Automation
2 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
2 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (5.56%) Project Management
2 3 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) Perl
1 3 (5.56%) PHP
1 3 (5.56%) SQL
1 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
1 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) CCSP
1 54 (100.00%) CCNP
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (5.56%) CISSP
2 3 (5.56%) CCIE
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Nagios
1 3 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 3 (5.56%) Cacti
1 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
1 3 (5.56%) Salt
1 3 (5.56%) Opsview
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco
2 51 (94.44%) CheckPoint
3 3 (5.56%) VMware
3 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
3 3 (5.56%) F5
3 3 (5.56%) IBM
3 3 (5.56%) HP
3 3 (5.56%) Veritas
3 3 (5.56%) Red Hat