The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco PIX
Rank 383 366 360
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 21 44 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.092% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 1.53% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 41
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.74% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+47.72% -12.00%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2769 2874 3609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.14% 12.02% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1740 1783 2090
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 124 170
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £14.06 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £50.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
Cisco PIX
England

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 14 July 2014.

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 14 July 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
City of London +28 8 £305 -31.26% 2
Cisco PIX
England

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 42 (95.45%) Firewall
3 30 (68.18%) Cisco ASA
4 29 (65.91%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (59.09%) CCNP
6 24 (54.55%) CheckPoint
7 20 (45.45%) VPN
8 15 (34.09%) Juniper
9 14 (31.82%) CCNA
10 13 (29.55%) WAN
10 13 (29.55%) BGP
11 12 (27.27%) Network Design
11 12 (27.27%) Windows
12 11 (25.00%) IPsec
13 9 (20.45%) Network Security
13 9 (20.45%) Network Management
13 9 (20.45%) VMware
13 9 (20.45%) Wireless
13 9 (20.45%) ITIL
14 8 (18.18%) EIGRP
14 8 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
15 7 (15.91%) Network Monitoring
15 7 (15.91%) Load Balancing
15 7 (15.91%) NetScreen
15 7 (15.91%) VoIP
16 6 (13.64%) LAN
16 6 (13.64%) RIP
16 6 (13.64%) SNMP
16 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
16 6 (13.64%) NHS

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.27%) Apache
1 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) IaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 42 (95.45%) Firewall
2 30 (68.18%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (45.45%) VPN
4 13 (29.55%) BGP
4 13 (29.55%) WAN
5 11 (25.00%) IPsec
6 9 (20.45%) Wireless
6 9 (20.45%) Network Security
7 8 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (18.18%) EIGRP
8 7 (15.91%) NetScreen
8 7 (15.91%) VoIP
9 6 (13.64%) OSPF
9 6 (13.64%) RIP
9 6 (13.64%) SNMP
9 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
9 6 (13.64%) LAN
9 6 (13.64%) VLAN
10 4 (9.09%) MPLS
11 3 (6.82%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) DB2
2 1 (2.27%) Ingres
2 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.27%) KDB
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Ant
1 1 (2.27%) JUnit
1 1 (2.27%) JMeter
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.55%) Games
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Network Engineer
2 14 (31.82%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Security Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Consultant
5 6 (13.64%) Security Consultant
6 5 (11.36%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Network Support
7 4 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) IT Security Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) IT Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Network Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Administrator
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Network Administrator
9 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.55%) Data Administrator
10 1 (2.27%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) CSS
1 1 (2.27%) SOAP
1 1 (2.27%) CORBA
1 1 (2.27%) Xerces
1 1 (2.27%) Xalan
1 1 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (2.27%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) NHS
2 2 (4.55%) Online Games
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.82%) Windows 2000
4 3 (6.82%) NetWare
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.55%) UNIX
6 1 (2.27%) OpenSolaris
6 1 (2.27%) AIX
6 1 (2.27%) Solaris
6 1 (2.27%) SUSE
6 1 (2.27%) Debian
6 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.27%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Network Design
2 9 (20.45%) Network Management
2 9 (20.45%) ITIL
3 7 (15.91%) Load Balancing
3 7 (15.91%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.82%) Service Management
5 2 (4.55%) Scrum
5 2 (4.55%) Kanban
5 2 (4.55%) Project Management
5 2 (4.55%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.27%) SIEM
6 1 (2.27%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.27%) eTOM
6 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.27%) Information Security
6 1 (2.27%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.27%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Security Management
6 1 (2.27%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C#
1 1 (2.27%) C++
1 1 (2.27%) Java
1 1 (2.27%) Perl
1 1 (2.27%) PHP
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
1 1 (2.27%) Python
1 1 (2.27%) Lisp
1 1 (2.27%) Ruby
1 1 (2.27%) Korn
1 1 (2.27%) C-shell
1 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (65.91%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (59.09%) CCNP
3 14 (31.82%) CCNA
4 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) Degree
5 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) CISSP
5 2 (4.55%) CCIE
6 1 (2.27%) CCSP
6 1 (2.27%) CISM
6 1 (2.27%) CCSA
6 1 (2.27%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.27%) GPG13
3 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Snort
2 2 (4.55%) Squid
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) KVM
3 1 (2.27%) RHEV
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) qmail
3 1 (2.27%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.27%) OpenSSH
3 1 (2.27%) Xen
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Nessus
2 1 (2.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (54.55%) CheckPoint
3 15 (34.09%) Juniper
4 9 (20.45%) VMware
5 5 (11.36%) F5
5 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.09%) Fortinet
7 3 (6.82%) Citrix
7 3 (6.82%) Nokia
7 3 (6.82%) Novell
8 2 (4.55%) HP
8 2 (4.55%) Dell
8 2 (4.55%) Nortel
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle
8 2 (4.55%) Infoblox
8 2 (4.55%) Blue Coat
8 2 (4.55%) Sourcefire
8 2 (4.55%) McAfee
9 1 (2.27%) Websense
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