The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco PIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco PIX
Rank 136 130 140
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.031% 0.068% 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.49% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £290 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £32.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
480 410 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.09% 13.86% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 210 182
Average daily rate £320 £305 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 41 52
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.72% +55.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.84 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £28.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

Cisco PIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Cisco PIX Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cisco PIX
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Cisco PIX Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Cisco PIX
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Cisco PIX Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) QMS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Websense
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft