The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco PIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 513 501 484
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 77 85 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 1.14% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 48 43
Average daily rate
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£305 £281 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.44% -9.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £433 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £263 £290
% change year-on-year
+17.61% -9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Average hourly rate £21.53 £40.00 £25.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.18% +57.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £22.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £40.00 £28.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £40.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-46.18% +81.81%
Cisco PIX
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7420 7485 6500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.99% 14.81% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4311 4156 3601
Average daily rate £375 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 483 420 381
Average hourly rate £21.53 £21.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.03% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.00
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 England

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

Cisco PIX Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cisco PIX
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco PIX Daily Rate Trend in England

Cisco PIX
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Cisco PIX Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cisco PIX
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco PIX Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cisco PIX
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England 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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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
South East -30 22 £305 -23.75% 3
South West -9 18 £425 +142.85% 3
London -4 15 £300 -7.69% 3
East of England - 12 - - 1
West Midlands +9 3 £320 -
North West -31 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 £275 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £250 - 5
Cisco PIX
UK

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 123 (100.00%) Cisco
2 118 (95.93%) Firewall
3 107 (86.99%) Cisco ASA
4 94 (76.42%) Cisco Certification
5 66 (53.66%) CCNP
5 66 (53.66%) Network Security
6 60 (48.78%) Juniper
7 51 (41.46%) BGP
8 50 (40.65%) CheckPoint
8 50 (40.65%) VPN
9 49 (39.84%) OSPF
10 46 (37.40%) LAN
10 46 (37.40%) F5
11 45 (36.59%) CCNA
11 45 (36.59%) MPLS
12 42 (34.15%) Cisco IOS
13 38 (30.89%) Data Centre
14 34 (27.64%) IPsec
14 34 (27.64%) DNS
14 34 (27.64%) ITIL
15 33 (26.83%) WAN
16 30 (24.39%) SLA
17 28 (22.76%) VoIP
17 28 (22.76%) NetScreen
17 28 (22.76%) SolarWinds
18 27 (21.95%) VLAN
19 26 (21.14%) Degree
19 26 (21.14%) Wireless
19 26 (21.14%) DHCP
20 25 (20.33%) Citrix

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 4 (3.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 118 (95.93%) Firewall
2 107 (86.99%) Cisco ASA
3 66 (53.66%) Network Security
4 51 (41.46%) BGP
5 50 (40.65%) VPN
6 49 (39.84%) OSPF
7 46 (37.40%) LAN
8 45 (36.59%) MPLS
9 42 (34.15%) Cisco IOS
10 34 (27.64%) IPsec
10 34 (27.64%) DNS
11 33 (26.83%) WAN
12 28 (22.76%) VoIP
12 28 (22.76%) NetScreen
13 27 (21.95%) VLAN
14 26 (21.14%) Wireless
14 26 (21.14%) DHCP
15 24 (19.51%) TCP/IP
15 24 (19.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 21 (17.07%) TACACS
General
1 12 (9.76%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.32%) Finance
3 2 (1.63%) Retail
3 2 (1.63%) Billing
4 1 (0.81%) Back Office
4 1 (0.81%) Legal
4 1 (0.81%) Military
Job Titles
1 74 (60.16%) Network Engineer
2 19 (15.45%) Security Engineer
3 15 (12.20%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (12.20%) Network Security Engineer
3 15 (12.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (8.13%) Support Engineer
5 8 (6.50%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (4.88%) Design Engineer
6 6 (4.88%) Administrator
6 6 (4.88%) Network Design Engineer
7 5 (4.07%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (4.07%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 5 (4.07%) Consultant
7 5 (4.07%) Network Support
8 4 (3.25%) Security Administrator
8 4 (3.25%) Network Administrator
8 4 (3.25%) Security Consultant
9 3 (2.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (2.44%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.13%) CSS
2 3 (2.44%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.63%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (30.89%) Data Centre
2 24 (19.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (3.25%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.44%) Clustering
5 2 (1.63%) Informatics
6 1 (0.81%) CESG
6 1 (0.81%) PKI
6 1 (0.81%) NHS
6 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.38%) Linux
2 9 (7.32%) Windows
3 2 (1.63%) UNIX
4 1 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.64%) ITIL
2 24 (19.51%) Load Balancing
3 22 (17.89%) DDoS Mitigation
4 20 (16.26%) Network Design
5 17 (13.82%) Kalman Filter
6 13 (10.57%) Service Delivery
7 11 (8.94%) Service Management
7 11 (8.94%) E-Commerce
7 11 (8.94%) Scrum
7 11 (8.94%) Kanban
8 10 (8.13%) Change Management
9 9 (7.32%) Migration
10 8 (6.50%) PRINCE2
11 7 (5.69%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (4.88%) CRM
12 6 (4.88%) Project Management
13 5 (4.07%) Information Security
13 5 (4.07%) Asset Management
13 5 (4.07%) Network Management
14 4 (3.25%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.63%) SQL
1 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 94 (76.42%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (53.66%) CCNP
3 45 (36.59%) CCNA
4 26 (21.14%) Degree
5 20 (16.26%) Security Cleared
6 17 (13.82%) CCSE
7 15 (12.20%) SC Cleared
8 12 (9.76%) CCSA
9 10 (8.13%) CCIE
10 9 (7.32%) JNCIP
11 8 (6.50%) CCSP
12 7 (5.69%) CISSP
13 4 (3.25%) Check Point Certification
13 4 (3.25%) JNCIA
13 4 (3.25%) CCENT
14 3 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (2.44%) JNCIS
14 3 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (1.63%) CCDP
15 2 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (24.39%) SLA
2 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.07%) VMware ESX
2 5 (4.07%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.44%) ProxySG
3 3 (2.44%) XenApp
3 3 (2.44%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.63%) vSphere
4 2 (1.63%) NFS
4 2 (1.63%) Samba
5 1 (0.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (15.45%) RANCID
2 9 (7.32%) OpenView
2 9 (7.32%) Cacti
3 6 (4.88%) FortiGate
4 5 (4.07%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (2.44%) SCOM
6 2 (1.63%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 123 (100.00%) Cisco
2 60 (48.78%) Juniper
3 50 (40.65%) CheckPoint
4 46 (37.40%) F5
5 28 (22.76%) SolarWinds
6 25 (20.33%) Citrix
7 22 (17.89%) Blue Coat
8 19 (15.45%) Infoblox
9 14 (11.38%) VMware
9 14 (11.38%) HP
10 13 (10.57%) Remedy
10 13 (10.57%) McAfee
11 11 (8.94%) Intel
11 11 (8.94%) Sourcefire
12 10 (8.13%) Barracuda Networks
12 10 (8.13%) Websense
13 8 (6.50%) Microsoft
13 8 (6.50%) IronPort
14 6 (4.88%) Radware
15 5 (4.07%) NetApp
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