The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco PIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco PIX
Rank 371 390 360
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -30
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 29 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% 0.90% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 10
Average daily rate
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£310 £238 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.52% -26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £208 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £393 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.93% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £28.75 £28.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.67 £16.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+222.90% -46.66%
Cisco PIX
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2975 2789 3060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.23% 11.95% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1906 1849 1893
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 86 137
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

Cisco PIX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Cisco PIX Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cisco PIX
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cisco PIX Daily Rate Trend in London

Cisco PIX
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco PIX across the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Cisco PIX Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cisco PIX
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Cisco PIX Hourly Rate Trend in London

Cisco PIX
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
City of London +7 2 £438 +59.09% 1
Hounslow - 1 - -
Cisco PIX
England

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 59 (96.72%) Firewall
2 59 (96.72%) Cisco ASA
3 56 (91.80%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (62.30%) Network Security
5 35 (57.38%) CCNP
6 32 (52.46%) VPN
7 26 (42.62%) CCNA
8 25 (40.98%) BGP
8 25 (40.98%) F5
9 24 (39.34%) Load Balancing
10 21 (34.43%) IPsec
10 21 (34.43%) OSPF
11 20 (32.79%) Cisco IOS
12 19 (31.15%) MPLS
12 19 (31.15%) Citrix
12 19 (31.15%) Juniper
13 18 (29.51%) NetScreen
14 17 (27.87%) VoIP
15 16 (26.23%) WAN
15 16 (26.23%) SolarWinds
15 16 (26.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 15 (24.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 15 (24.59%) Network Management
16 15 (24.59%) Degree
16 15 (24.59%) Wireless
17 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
17 14 (22.95%) TACACS
18 13 (21.31%) Network Design
18 13 (21.31%) Infoblox

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 59 (96.72%) Firewall
1 59 (96.72%) Cisco ASA
2 38 (62.30%) Network Security
3 32 (52.46%) VPN
4 25 (40.98%) BGP
5 21 (34.43%) IPsec
5 21 (34.43%) OSPF
6 20 (32.79%) Cisco IOS
7 19 (31.15%) MPLS
8 18 (29.51%) NetScreen
9 17 (27.87%) VoIP
10 16 (26.23%) WAN
10 16 (26.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 15 (24.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 15 (24.59%) Wireless
12 14 (22.95%) TACACS
13 9 (14.75%) LAN
14 8 (13.11%) DNS
14 8 (13.11%) EIGRP
15 7 (11.48%) FWSM
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Ant
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Network Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) Network Support
3 5 (8.20%) Analyst
3 5 (8.20%) Network Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (4.92%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Security Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) IT Support
6 2 (3.28%) Network Operations Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Consultant
6 2 (3.28%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) Network Administrator
7 1 (1.64%) Design Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) CSS
2 2 (3.28%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Hedge funds
1 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) NHS
2 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) UNIX
2 3 (4.92%) Windows 2000
2 3 (4.92%) Mac OS X
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Load Balancing
2 15 (24.59%) Network Management
3 13 (21.31%) Network Design
4 9 (14.75%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (13.11%) ITIL
6 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
6 7 (11.48%) Service Management
7 6 (9.84%) Scrum
7 6 (9.84%) Kanban
8 5 (8.20%) Network Architecture
8 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.56%) Workflow
9 4 (6.56%) Migration
10 2 (3.28%) Strategic Planning
10 2 (3.28%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (3.28%) Network Load Balancing
10 2 (3.28%) Project Management
10 2 (3.28%) CRM
11 1 (1.64%) Change Management
11 1 (1.64%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 56 (91.80%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (57.38%) CCNP
3 26 (42.62%) CCNA
4 15 (24.59%) Degree
5 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
6 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
7 8 (13.11%) CCIE
8 7 (11.48%) CCSA
9 6 (9.84%) CCSP
10 5 (8.20%) CCSE
11 3 (4.92%) MCITP
11 3 (4.92%) MCSE
11 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (4.92%) CCA
11 3 (4.92%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (4.92%) CCEA
12 2 (3.28%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (3.28%) CCVP
13 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
13 1 (1.64%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.92%) XenApp
1 3 (4.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) RANCID
2 3 (4.92%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.64%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (40.98%) F5
3 19 (31.15%) Citrix
3 19 (31.15%) Juniper
4 16 (26.23%) SolarWinds
5 13 (21.31%) Infoblox
6 11 (18.03%) CheckPoint
7 9 (14.75%) VMware
8 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.56%) Fortinet
10 3 (4.92%) Nokia
11 2 (3.28%) Blue Coat
11 2 (3.28%) Remedy
12 1 (1.64%) HP
12 1 (1.64%) IronPort
12 1 (1.64%) Tufin