The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco PIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco PIX
Rank 184 196 186
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.039% 0.052% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.47% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£438 £438 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £331
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +109.52%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
663 642 815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.09% 11.12% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 403 546
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 41
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -53.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £14.65 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+47.27% -10.97%

Cisco PIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco PIX Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cisco PIX
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco PIX Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco PIX
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco PIX Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (70.00%) F5
4 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (60.00%) VPN
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) Network Security
5 5 (50.00%) Multicast
6 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (40.00%) Network Architecture
6 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (40.00%) CCSE
6 4 (40.00%) CCSA
6 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
6 4 (40.00%) UNIX
6 4 (40.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 2000
6 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (40.00%) CCSP
6 4 (40.00%) CCNP
6 4 (40.00%) tcpdump
7 3 (30.00%) Juniper
7 3 (30.00%) Perl
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
8 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
8 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
8 2 (20.00%) LAN

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (60.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) Multicast
5 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (40.00%) tcpdump
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (20.00%) BGP
7 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
7 1 (10.00%) NetScreen
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) SMTP
7 1 (10.00%) HTTP
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Support
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCSE
2 4 (40.00%) CCSA
2 4 (40.00%) CCSP
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix