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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco PIX
Rank 504 493 466
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -27
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 75 58 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 0.91% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 38 23
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £515 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
7196 6379 7031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.52% 13.62% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4176 3537 3525
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 390 619
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +27 41 £356 -10.93% 4
South East -26 13 £300 -25.00% 2
North West -9 2 - -
West Midlands -5 1 £400 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire -11 1 £325 -
East Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Cisco PIX
UK

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 168 (100.00%) Cisco
2 164 (97.62%) Firewall
3 119 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
4 109 (64.88%) Cisco ASA
5 105 (62.50%) CheckPoint
6 71 (42.26%) VPN
7 70 (41.67%) CCNP
8 58 (34.52%) CCNA
9 55 (32.74%) BGP
10 53 (31.55%) Network Security
11 49 (29.17%) Juniper
12 45 (26.79%) WAN
12 45 (26.79%) F5
13 43 (25.60%) Windows
14 40 (23.81%) ITIL
15 37 (22.02%) Microsoft
15 37 (22.02%) VMware
15 37 (22.02%) Load Balancing
16 36 (21.43%) IPsec
16 36 (21.43%) SLA
17 33 (19.64%) Network Management
18 32 (19.05%) CCIE
19 31 (18.45%) OSPF
19 31 (18.45%) FWSM
20 30 (17.86%) MPLS
21 28 (16.67%) EIGRP
21 28 (16.67%) CCSP
22 27 (16.07%) SNMP
22 27 (16.07%) Nokia
23 26 (15.48%) VoIP

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 25 (14.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.19%) IIS
3 1 (0.60%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (14.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 164 (97.62%) Firewall
2 109 (64.88%) Cisco ASA
3 71 (42.26%) VPN
4 55 (32.74%) BGP
5 53 (31.55%) Network Security
6 45 (26.79%) WAN
7 36 (21.43%) IPsec
8 31 (18.45%) FWSM
8 31 (18.45%) OSPF
9 30 (17.86%) MPLS
10 28 (16.67%) EIGRP
11 27 (16.07%) SNMP
12 26 (15.48%) VoIP
13 25 (14.88%) LAN
13 25 (14.88%) BIG-IP
14 18 (10.71%) RIP
15 14 (8.33%) DNS
15 14 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 13 (7.74%) tcpdump
17 12 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.60%) Big Data
1 1 (0.60%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Ant
1 1 (0.60%) JIRA
General
1 15 (8.93%) Finance
2 14 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.38%) Games
3 4 (2.38%) Retail
4 3 (1.79%) Billing
4 3 (1.79%) Banking
4 3 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 79 (47.02%) Network Engineer
2 22 (13.10%) Consultant
3 19 (11.31%) Security Engineer
4 16 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 14 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 13 (7.74%) Analyst
6 13 (7.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (7.74%) IP Engineer
7 12 (7.14%) Network Support
7 12 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (6.55%) Design Engineer
9 10 (5.95%) Technical Consultant
9 10 (5.95%) Network Consultant
10 8 (4.76%) Security Consultant
11 7 (4.17%) Team Leader
11 7 (4.17%) Architect
11 7 (4.17%) Network Analyst
11 7 (4.17%) Network Team Leader
11 7 (4.17%) Network Security Consultant
12 6 (3.57%) Cisco Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.17%) WAP
2 6 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 24 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 18 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.98%) NHS
5 3 (1.79%) Online Games
6 2 (1.19%) PKI
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.60%) SecurID
7 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (25.60%) Windows
2 24 (14.29%) Solaris
3 14 (8.33%) UNIX
4 6 (3.57%) Windows 2000
5 3 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.81%) ITIL
2 37 (22.02%) Load Balancing
3 33 (19.64%) Network Management
4 25 (14.88%) Network Design
5 20 (11.90%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (8.33%) Network Architecture
6 14 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 10 (5.95%) Fault Management
8 7 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (4.17%) E-Commerce
8 7 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 7 (4.17%) Change Management
8 7 (4.17%) Mentoring
9 6 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (2.98%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (2.98%) Change Control
10 5 (2.98%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (2.98%) Service Management
10 5 (2.98%) CRM
10 5 (2.98%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.38%) Shell Script
2 3 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 119 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (41.67%) CCNP
3 58 (34.52%) CCNA
4 32 (19.05%) CCIE
5 28 (16.67%) CCSP
6 22 (13.10%) Security Cleared
7 21 (12.50%) CCSA
7 21 (12.50%) CCSE
8 16 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (9.52%) SC Cleared
9 15 (8.93%) CISSP
10 14 (8.33%) CCDP
11 10 (5.95%) Degree
12 9 (5.36%) Check Point Certification
13 7 (4.17%) CCVP
14 3 (1.79%) CCDA
14 3 (1.79%) CTC Cleared
14 3 (1.79%) DV Cleared
15 1 (0.60%) CCIP
15 1 (0.60%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (21.43%) SLA
2 10 (5.95%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.19%) COBIT
5 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 24 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.74%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.19%) Nmap
3 2 (1.19%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.60%) Firmware
4 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (4.76%) FortiGate
2 7 (4.17%) OpenView
2 7 (4.17%) Netcool
3 5 (2.98%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.19%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (1.19%) Nessus
4 2 (1.19%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 168 (100.00%) Cisco
2 105 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 49 (29.17%) Juniper
4 45 (26.79%) F5
5 37 (22.02%) VMware
5 37 (22.02%) Microsoft
6 27 (16.07%) Nokia
7 19 (11.31%) Radware
8 14 (8.33%) Blue Coat
9 13 (7.74%) Redback
9 13 (7.74%) HP
10 9 (5.36%) Fortinet
11 8 (4.76%) SolarWinds
12 7 (4.17%) Crossbeam
12 7 (4.17%) Nortel
12 7 (4.17%) Citrix
13 6 (3.57%) Huawei
14 5 (2.98%) Remedy
15 4 (2.38%) Ericsson
16 3 (1.79%) Mercator
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