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 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco PIX
Rank 365 367 351
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 30 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.092% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 0.74% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 5
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£350 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £513 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £263 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £28.75 £27.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +144.44%
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
2770 2701 2767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.20% 12.37% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1838 1753 1714
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 69 159
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -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 27 January 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 27 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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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 +17 5 £463 -8.49%
Cisco PIX
England

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 64 (100.00%) Cisco
2 62 (96.88%) Firewall
3 58 (90.63%) Cisco Certification
3 58 (90.63%) Cisco ASA
4 32 (50.00%) CCNP
4 32 (50.00%) VPN
5 30 (46.88%) CCNA
6 26 (40.63%) CheckPoint
6 26 (40.63%) Network Security
7 25 (39.06%) WAN
8 24 (37.50%) BGP
9 22 (34.38%) F5
10 19 (29.69%) Windows
11 17 (26.56%) IPsec
12 16 (25.00%) EIGRP
12 16 (25.00%) Juniper
13 14 (21.88%) Network Design
14 13 (20.31%) Load Balancing
14 13 (20.31%) VMware
14 13 (20.31%) LAN
14 13 (20.31%) Network Monitoring
15 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
15 12 (18.75%) CCIE
15 12 (18.75%) CCSP
15 12 (18.75%) CCSA
16 11 (17.19%) Finance
16 11 (17.19%) CCSE
17 10 (15.63%) DNS
17 10 (15.63%) RIP
17 10 (15.63%) SNMP

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.56%) IIS
1 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (96.88%) Firewall
2 58 (90.63%) Cisco ASA
3 32 (50.00%) VPN
4 26 (40.63%) Network Security
5 25 (39.06%) WAN
6 24 (37.50%) BGP
7 17 (26.56%) IPsec
8 16 (25.00%) EIGRP
9 13 (20.31%) LAN
10 10 (15.63%) DNS
10 10 (15.63%) RIP
10 10 (15.63%) SNMP
11 9 (14.06%) Multicast
12 8 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 8 (12.50%) BIG-IP
13 7 (10.94%) NetScreen
13 7 (10.94%) Ethernet
13 7 (10.94%) FWSM
14 6 (9.38%) tcpdump
14 6 (9.38%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Games
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (68.75%) Network Engineer
2 10 (15.63%) Network Support
3 7 (10.94%) Network Analyst
3 7 (10.94%) Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Network Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Consultant
7 2 (3.13%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.13%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Network Operations Analyst
8 1 (1.56%) IT Support
8 1 (1.56%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) NHS
2 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.13%) Online Games
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) UNIX
3 6 (9.38%) Windows 2000
4 2 (3.13%) Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Network Design
2 13 (20.31%) Load Balancing
2 13 (20.31%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (14.06%) Network Management
4 8 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 7 (10.94%) Service Delivery
5 7 (10.94%) ITIL
6 5 (7.81%) Migration
6 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.25%) Service Management
7 4 (6.25%) Workflow
7 4 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (4.69%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.69%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.13%) CRM
9 2 (3.13%) Scrum
9 2 (3.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (3.13%) SIEM
9 2 (3.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 3 (4.69%) Perl
3 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (90.63%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (50.00%) CCNP
3 30 (46.88%) CCNA
4 12 (18.75%) CCIE
4 12 (18.75%) CCSP
4 12 (18.75%) CCSA
5 11 (17.19%) CCSE
6 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
6 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
7 6 (9.38%) CCDP
8 4 (6.25%) CCVP
9 2 (3.13%) CCDA
9 2 (3.13%) CISSP
9 2 (3.13%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (3.13%) Degree
10 1 (1.56%) MCITP
10 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.56%) CCA
10 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.56%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) ProxySG
2 2 (3.13%) Nmap
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) XenApp
3 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (3.13%) Nessus
1 2 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (3.13%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (40.63%) CheckPoint
3 22 (34.38%) F5
4 16 (25.00%) Juniper
5 13 (20.31%) VMware
6 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 8 (12.50%) Nokia
8 5 (7.81%) Citrix
9 4 (6.25%) Remedy
9 4 (6.25%) Fortinet
10 3 (4.69%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.69%) Mercator
11 2 (3.13%) Websense
11 2 (3.13%) Riverbed
11 2 (3.13%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.56%) Meraki