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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco PIX
Rank 590 559 519
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -40
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 39 47 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.095% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 0.63% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 41
Median daily rate £408 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.83% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £357 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.98% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £51.67 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +79.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.67 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +222.90%
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
7815 7446 6406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.61% 15.07% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4812 4219 3535
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £202 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 425 369
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £40.50
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 England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco PIX within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
South East +1 22 £275 -10.56% 3
London -22 11 £418 +42.61% 3
Yorkshire - 3 £450 -
North West -14 1 - - 1
West Midlands -14 1 £375 +12.78%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Cisco PIX
UK

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for Cisco PIX.

1 70 (100.00%) Cisco
2 66 (94.29%) Firewall
3 63 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
4 48 (68.57%) CheckPoint
5 47 (67.14%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (44.29%) F5
7 30 (42.86%) CCNP
8 27 (38.57%) Juniper
8 27 (38.57%) Network Security
9 21 (30.00%) FWSM
9 21 (30.00%) CCNA
10 20 (28.57%) CCSE
10 20 (28.57%) Data Centre
11 19 (27.14%) TCP/IP
11 19 (27.14%) LAN
12 18 (25.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 17 (24.29%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (22.86%) FortiGate
15 15 (21.43%) WAN
15 15 (21.43%) BGP
15 15 (21.43%) Wireless
16 14 (20.00%) Telecoms
16 14 (20.00%) CCIE
17 13 (18.57%) Blue Coat
17 13 (18.57%) BIG-IP
18 12 (17.14%) ProxySG
19 11 (15.71%) OSPF
19 11 (15.71%) Wireshark
20 10 (14.29%) MPLS
20 10 (14.29%) VPN

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (1.43%) MS Office
1 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 66 (94.29%) Firewall
2 63 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
3 27 (38.57%) Network Security
4 21 (30.00%) FWSM
5 19 (27.14%) LAN
5 19 (27.14%) TCP/IP
6 18 (25.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 17 (24.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (21.43%) BGP
8 15 (21.43%) WAN
8 15 (21.43%) Wireless
9 13 (18.57%) BIG-IP
10 11 (15.71%) OSPF
10 11 (15.71%) Wireshark
11 10 (14.29%) MPLS
11 10 (14.29%) VPN
12 9 (12.86%) DNS
13 8 (11.43%) HTTP
13 8 (11.43%) SMTP
13 8 (11.43%) WLAN
General
1 14 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.14%) Billing
2 5 (7.14%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Back Office
3 2 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (47.14%) Network Engineer
2 30 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 14 (20.00%) IP Engineer
3 14 (20.00%) IP Security Engineer
3 14 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Network Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) Check Point Expert
7 5 (7.14%) IP Expert
7 5 (7.14%) Senior IP Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Network Security Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) Security Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) CSS
2 3 (4.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Windows
2 7 (10.00%) Linux
3 6 (8.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.86%) DDoS Mitigation
1 9 (12.86%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 7 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce
3 6 (8.57%) High Availability
3 6 (8.57%) ITIL
3 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
3 6 (8.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 6 (8.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 5 (7.14%) CRM
5 4 (5.71%) Coaching
5 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.29%) ITIL V3
6 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.29%) Project Management
7 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.86%) Migration
7 2 (2.86%) Service Management
7 2 (2.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.43%) Java
2 1 (1.43%) Korn
2 1 (1.43%) Python
2 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (67.14%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (42.86%) CCNP
3 21 (30.00%) CCNA
4 20 (28.57%) CCSE
5 14 (20.00%) CCIE
6 10 (14.29%) CCSA
7 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (8.57%) CISSP
8 6 (8.57%) Degree
9 5 (7.14%) CCDP
10 4 (5.71%) CCDA
10 4 (5.71%) CCSP
10 4 (5.71%) CCVP
11 3 (4.29%) JNCIA
11 3 (4.29%) JNCIS
12 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 12 (17.14%) ProxySG
2 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.71%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.29%) NFS
4 3 (4.29%) Samba
4 3 (4.29%) vSphere
5 1 (1.43%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.43%) Snort
5 1 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (22.86%) FortiGate
2 5 (7.14%) Cacti
2 5 (7.14%) Nagios
3 4 (5.71%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (4.29%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.43%) Nessus
6 1 (1.43%) OpenNMS
6 1 (1.43%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) Cisco
2 48 (68.57%) CheckPoint
3 31 (44.29%) F5
4 27 (38.57%) Juniper
5 13 (18.57%) Blue Coat
6 8 (11.43%) VMware
7 6 (8.57%) Nokia
8 5 (7.14%) Avaya
8 5 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 4 (5.71%) EMC
9 4 (5.71%) IBM
9 4 (5.71%) Intel Security
9 4 (5.71%) Nortel
10 3 (4.29%) BT
10 3 (4.29%) Clearswift
10 3 (4.29%) Fortinet
10 3 (4.29%) Isilon
10 3 (4.29%) NetApp
10 3 (4.29%) Palo Alto
10 3 (4.29%) Trustwave
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