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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco PIX
Rank 509 487 472
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -15
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 54 52 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 0.86% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 33 14
Average daily rate
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£300 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £175 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £493 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £263 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £28.75 £55.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.72% +46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 -
Cisco PIX
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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 England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6805 6032 6433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.74% 13.55% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3870 3263 3141
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 371 605
Average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £11.53 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.33%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
London +10 30 £350 -15.15% 7
South East -25 13 £300 -27.27% 4
North West -2 2 - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Cisco PIX
UK

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 151 (100.00%) Cisco
2 147 (97.35%) Firewall
3 106 (70.20%) Cisco Certification
4 103 (68.21%) Cisco ASA
5 91 (60.26%) CheckPoint
6 64 (42.38%) VPN
7 63 (41.72%) CCNP
8 56 (37.09%) CCNA
9 52 (34.44%) Network Security
10 50 (33.11%) BGP
11 46 (30.46%) WAN
12 43 (28.48%) F5
13 40 (26.49%) Windows
14 38 (25.17%) Juniper
15 35 (23.18%) IPsec
16 34 (22.52%) VMware
16 34 (22.52%) Microsoft
17 33 (21.85%) ITIL
18 31 (20.53%) Load Balancing
19 30 (19.87%) SLA
20 27 (17.88%) MPLS
20 27 (17.88%) Network Management
21 26 (17.22%) FWSM
21 26 (17.22%) OSPF
21 26 (17.22%) EIGRP
21 26 (17.22%) CCIE
22 25 (16.56%) LAN
23 24 (15.89%) VoIP
23 24 (15.89%) SNMP
23 24 (15.89%) Nokia

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 21 (13.91%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.32%) IIS
3 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (13.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 147 (97.35%) Firewall
2 103 (68.21%) Cisco ASA
3 64 (42.38%) VPN
4 52 (34.44%) Network Security
5 50 (33.11%) BGP
6 46 (30.46%) WAN
7 35 (23.18%) IPsec
8 27 (17.88%) MPLS
9 26 (17.22%) FWSM
9 26 (17.22%) OSPF
9 26 (17.22%) EIGRP
10 25 (16.56%) LAN
11 24 (15.89%) VoIP
11 24 (15.89%) SNMP
12 22 (14.57%) BIG-IP
13 18 (11.92%) RIP
14 15 (9.93%) DNS
15 13 (8.61%) Ethernet
16 12 (7.95%) TCP/IP
16 12 (7.95%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.66%) Big Data
1 1 (0.66%) MarkLogic
1 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Ant
1 1 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 14 (9.27%) Finance
2 13 (8.61%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.99%) Games
3 3 (1.99%) Back Office
3 3 (1.99%) Billing
3 3 (1.99%) Retail
4 2 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (48.34%) Network Engineer
2 20 (13.25%) Consultant
3 17 (11.26%) Security Engineer
4 13 (8.61%) Network Security Engineer
4 13 (8.61%) Analyst
5 12 (7.95%) IP Engineer
6 11 (7.28%) Network Support
7 10 (6.62%) Cisco Engineer
7 10 (6.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.62%) Network Consultant
8 9 (5.96%) Design Engineer
8 9 (5.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (5.30%) Security Consultant
9 8 (5.30%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (4.64%) Architect
10 7 (4.64%) Network Analyst
10 7 (4.64%) Network Team Leader
10 7 (4.64%) Network Security Consultant
10 7 (4.64%) Team Leader
11 6 (3.97%) Cisco Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.97%) WAP
2 4 (2.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.25%) Thin Client
1 20 (13.25%) Fat Client
2 15 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.97%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.97%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.65%) NHS
5 2 (1.32%) PKI
5 2 (1.32%) Online Games
6 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.66%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.66%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 40 (26.49%) Windows
2 20 (13.25%) Solaris
3 13 (8.61%) UNIX
4 6 (3.97%) Windows 2000
5 4 (2.65%) Linux
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.85%) ITIL
2 31 (20.53%) Load Balancing
3 27 (17.88%) Network Management
4 23 (15.23%) Network Design
5 20 (13.25%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (9.27%) Network Architecture
7 13 (8.61%) Problem Management
8 10 (6.62%) Fault Management
9 7 (4.64%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.97%) Migration
10 6 (3.97%) Change Management
10 6 (3.97%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.97%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (3.31%) E-Commerce
11 5 (3.31%) CRM
11 5 (3.31%) Incident Management
12 4 (2.65%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (2.65%) Risk Assessment
12 4 (2.65%) Release Management
12 4 (2.65%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.65%) Shell Script
2 3 (1.99%) Perl
3 1 (0.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 106 (70.20%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (41.72%) CCNP
3 56 (37.09%) CCNA
4 26 (17.22%) CCIE
5 23 (15.23%) CCSP
5 23 (15.23%) Security Cleared
6 19 (12.58%) CCSE
6 19 (12.58%) CCSA
7 16 (10.60%) SC Cleared
8 13 (8.61%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (6.62%) CISSP
9 10 (6.62%) CCDP
10 8 (5.30%) Degree
11 6 (3.97%) CCVP
11 6 (3.97%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (3.31%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.32%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (1.32%) CCDA
14 1 (0.66%) MCSE
14 1 (0.66%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (19.87%) SLA
2 5 (3.31%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (7.95%) ProxySG
3 3 (1.99%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.32%) Nmap
5 1 (0.66%) Firmware
5 1 (0.66%) XenApp
5 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.30%) FortiGate
2 6 (3.97%) OpenView
2 6 (3.97%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (3.97%) Netcool
3 2 (1.32%) Nessus
3 2 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.32%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.66%) Cacti
Vendors
1 151 (100.00%) Cisco
2 91 (60.26%) CheckPoint
3 43 (28.48%) F5
4 38 (25.17%) Juniper
5 34 (22.52%) VMware
5 34 (22.52%) Microsoft
6 24 (15.89%) Nokia
7 16 (10.60%) Radware
8 13 (8.61%) Blue Coat
9 12 (7.95%) HP
10 10 (6.62%) Redback
11 9 (5.96%) SolarWinds
12 8 (5.30%) Fortinet
13 7 (4.64%) Citrix
13 7 (4.64%) Crossbeam
14 6 (3.97%) Huawei
14 6 (3.97%) Nortel
15 4 (2.65%) Remedy
15 4 (2.65%) Ericsson
16 3 (1.99%) Mercator