The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco PIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco PIX
Rank 115 102 109
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 11 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.43% 0.91% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.93% 3.39% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 0
Average daily rate
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£208 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £263 £290
% change year-on-year
+17.61% -9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £40.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-46.18% +81.81%
Cisco PIX
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
571 649 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.07% 26.81% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 243 225
Average daily rate £338 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 27
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £59.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

Cisco PIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco PIX across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco PIX Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cisco PIX
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco PIX across the Berkshire region.

Cisco PIX Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cisco PIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco PIX across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Cisco PIX Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Cisco PIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco PIX across the Berkshire region.

Cisco PIX Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cisco PIX
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco PIX within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +6 7 £208 - 1
Reading -9 1 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Cisco PIX
South East

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco PIX 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 contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco PIX.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
3 10 (66.67%) DNS
3 10 (66.67%) BGP
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (60.00%) CCNP
4 9 (60.00%) OSPF
5 8 (53.33%) CheckPoint
5 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (46.67%) 4G
6 7 (46.67%) 3G
6 7 (46.67%) MPLS
6 7 (46.67%) DHCP
6 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
6 7 (46.67%) Linux
6 7 (46.67%) Broadband
6 7 (46.67%) LAN
7 6 (40.00%) WAN
7 6 (40.00%) CSS
7 6 (40.00%) PPP
7 6 (40.00%) L2TP
7 6 (40.00%) CCNA
7 6 (40.00%) OpenView
7 6 (40.00%) HP
7 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (40.00%) Cacti
7 6 (40.00%) VLAN
8 5 (33.33%) F5
8 5 (33.33%) 2G

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco PIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco PIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
3 10 (66.67%) DNS
3 10 (66.67%) BGP
4 9 (60.00%) OSPF
5 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (46.67%) 4G
6 7 (46.67%) 3G
6 7 (46.67%) MPLS
6 7 (46.67%) Broadband
6 7 (46.67%) LAN
6 7 (46.67%) DHCP
6 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
7 6 (40.00%) PPP
7 6 (40.00%) WAN
7 6 (40.00%) VLAN
7 6 (40.00%) L2TP
8 5 (33.33%) 2G
8 5 (33.33%) Internet
9 4 (26.67%) IPsec
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Military
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) IP Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Network Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Web Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.67%) CESG
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (13.33%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 2 (13.33%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) SIEM
3 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CCNP
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCNA
3 3 (20.00%) CCSE
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) CISSP
4 2 (13.33%) CCSA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) OpenView
1 6 (40.00%) Cacti
2 2 (13.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) CheckPoint
3 6 (40.00%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (13.33%) Crossbeam
6 1 (6.67%) Radware
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft