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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco PIX
Rank 115 113 107
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 12 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 0.23% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.09% 0.90% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £450 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.67 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +222.90%
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
575 666 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.70% 25.73% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 280 203
Median daily rate £365 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 22
Median hourly rate £22.50 £36.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.35% +102.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £17.50 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Cisco PIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco PIX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco PIX within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 6 £450 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Cisco PIX
South East

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco PIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Cisco PIX.

1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 23 (95.83%) CheckPoint
3 15 (62.50%) F5
4 14 (58.33%) CCSE
4 14 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (58.33%) FortiGate
5 12 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 12 (50.00%) Blue Coat
5 12 (50.00%) ProxySG
6 11 (45.83%) Wireshark
6 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
7 9 (37.50%) CCNP
7 9 (37.50%) CCSA
7 9 (37.50%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 9 (37.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (37.50%) DDoS Mitigation
7 9 (37.50%) FWSM
8 8 (33.33%) Network Security
8 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
9 7 (29.17%) OSPF
9 7 (29.17%) BGP
10 6 (25.00%) VRRP
10 6 (25.00%) CISSP
10 6 (25.00%) DNS
10 6 (25.00%) HTTPS
10 6 (25.00%) SMTP
10 6 (25.00%) HTTP
10 6 (25.00%) RIP

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
3 11 (45.83%) Wireshark
4 9 (37.50%) FWSM
5 8 (33.33%) Network Security
6 7 (29.17%) BGP
6 7 (29.17%) OSPF
7 6 (25.00%) BIG-IP
7 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (25.00%) DNS
7 6 (25.00%) HTTP
7 6 (25.00%) HTTPS
7 6 (25.00%) RIP
7 6 (25.00%) SMTP
7 6 (25.00%) SNMP
7 6 (25.00%) VRRP
8 5 (20.83%) Broadband
9 2 (8.33%) TACACS
General
1 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.83%) Billing
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Security Engineer
2 14 (58.33%) IP Engineer
2 14 (58.33%) IP Security Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Network Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Check Point Expert
5 5 (20.83%) IP Expert
5 5 (20.83%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior IP Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Network Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Check Point Support
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Security Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) DDoS Mitigation
1 9 (37.50%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 6 (25.00%) High Availability
2 6 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 6 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (20.83%) CRM
3 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) CCSE
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (37.50%) CCNP
2 9 (37.50%) CCSA
3 6 (25.00%) CISSP
4 5 (20.83%) CCIE
5 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 14 (58.33%) FortiGate
2 3 (12.50%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (95.83%) CheckPoint
3 15 (62.50%) F5
4 12 (50.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (12.50%) Clearswift
5 3 (12.50%) IBM
5 3 (12.50%) Intel Security
5 3 (12.50%) Juniper
5 3 (12.50%) Trustwave
6 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto