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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco PIX
Rank 376 370 366
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 27 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.94% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 10
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.42% -31.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £388 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £288
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £28.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.67 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+222.90% -
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
2931 2671 2899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.22% 11.80% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1912 1798 1777
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 77 136
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 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 22 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 +2 2 £438 +68.26% 1
Hounslow - 1 - - 1
Cisco PIX
England

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 58 (100.00%) Cisco
2 56 (96.55%) Firewall
2 56 (96.55%) Cisco ASA
3 53 (91.38%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (65.52%) Network Security
5 33 (56.90%) CCNP
6 30 (51.72%) VPN
7 25 (43.10%) CCNA
8 24 (41.38%) F5
9 23 (39.66%) BGP
9 23 (39.66%) Load Balancing
10 21 (36.21%) IPsec
11 19 (32.76%) Cisco IOS
11 19 (32.76%) MPLS
11 19 (32.76%) OSPF
11 19 (32.76%) Citrix
12 18 (31.03%) Juniper
13 17 (29.31%) NetScreen
14 16 (27.59%) VoIP
14 16 (27.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 15 (25.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 15 (25.86%) Network Management
15 15 (25.86%) Degree
15 15 (25.86%) SolarWinds
16 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
16 14 (24.14%) Wireless
16 14 (24.14%) WAN
16 14 (24.14%) TACACS
16 14 (24.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 14 (24.14%) DDoS Mitigation

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (5.17%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 56 (96.55%) Firewall
1 56 (96.55%) Cisco ASA
2 38 (65.52%) Network Security
3 30 (51.72%) VPN
4 23 (39.66%) BGP
5 21 (36.21%) IPsec
6 19 (32.76%) Cisco IOS
6 19 (32.76%) MPLS
6 19 (32.76%) OSPF
7 17 (29.31%) NetScreen
8 16 (27.59%) VoIP
8 16 (27.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 15 (25.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 14 (24.14%) Wireless
10 14 (24.14%) WAN
10 14 (24.14%) TACACS
11 8 (13.79%) LAN
11 8 (13.79%) DNS
12 6 (10.34%) EIGRP
12 6 (10.34%) RIP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Ant
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Games
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Network Support
3 4 (6.90%) Security Engineer
3 4 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (6.90%) Support Engineer
4 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (5.17%) IT Support
4 3 (5.17%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (3.45%) Network Analyst
5 2 (3.45%) Consultant
5 2 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (1.72%) Network Consultant
6 1 (1.72%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (1.72%) Architect
6 1 (1.72%) Security Consultant
6 1 (1.72%) Administrator
6 1 (1.72%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) CSS
2 2 (3.45%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Mac OS X
2 3 (5.17%) Windows 2000
2 3 (5.17%) UNIX
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) Load Balancing
2 15 (25.86%) Network Management
3 14 (24.14%) DDoS Mitigation
4 13 (22.41%) Network Design
5 7 (12.07%) ITIL
5 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
5 7 (12.07%) Service Management
5 7 (12.07%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (10.34%) Scrum
6 6 (10.34%) Kanban
7 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.62%) Network Architecture
8 4 (6.90%) Workflow
8 4 (6.90%) Migration
9 2 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (3.45%) Project Management
10 1 (1.72%) CRM
10 1 (1.72%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.72%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) Perl
2 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (91.38%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (56.90%) CCNP
3 25 (43.10%) CCNA
4 15 (25.86%) Degree
5 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
6 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
7 7 (12.07%) CCIE
8 5 (8.62%) CCSE
8 5 (8.62%) CCSA
9 4 (6.90%) CCSP
10 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (5.17%) CCA
10 3 (5.17%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (5.17%) CCEA
10 3 (5.17%) MCSE
10 3 (5.17%) MCITP
11 1 (1.72%) CCDP
11 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.17%) XenApp
1 3 (5.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (22.41%) RANCID
2 1 (1.72%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.72%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (41.38%) F5
3 19 (32.76%) Citrix
4 18 (31.03%) Juniper
5 15 (25.86%) SolarWinds
6 13 (22.41%) Infoblox
7 9 (15.52%) CheckPoint
7 9 (15.52%) VMware
8 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.17%) Nokia
9 3 (5.17%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.72%) Remedy
10 1 (1.72%) HP
10 1 (1.72%) IronPort
10 1 (1.72%) Tufin
10 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat