Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for FWSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FWSM over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 185 205
Rank change year-on-year -10 +20 -13
Permanent jobs citing FWSM 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.10% 0.029% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £40,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.56% -37.31% +67.53%
10th Percentile £38,275 £40,375 £62,500
90th Percentile £59,000 £41,125 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +30.77% -38.10% +35.31%

FWSM is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 540 578 705
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 14.17% 16.51% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 427 480 626
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -

FWSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing FWSM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for FWSM in Bristol

FWSM
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for FWSM in Bristol

FWSM
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FWSM in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for FWSM in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT jobs citing FWSM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for FWSM.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Nokia
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) IronPort
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (50.00%) Aruba
3 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) HSRP
4 1 (25.00%) Meraki
4 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM

FWSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) H.323
4 1 (25.00%) HSRP
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Aruba
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) IronPort
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki