The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco PIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco PIX
Rank 75 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 6 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 0.41% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.10% 2.00% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £288 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.52% +2.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £315 £278
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.67 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +222.90%
Cisco PIX
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
286 200 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.88% 20.68% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 73 93
Median daily rate £400 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 11
Median hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.50 £14.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £39.75 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

Cisco PIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Cisco PIX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco PIX Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cisco PIX
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Cisco PIX Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Cisco PIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Cisco PIX Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco PIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Cisco PIX.

1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 8 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) F5
2 5 (62.50%) CCSE
2 5 (62.50%) CCSA
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
2 5 (62.50%) FWSM
2 5 (62.50%) FortiGate
2 5 (62.50%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 5 (62.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (62.50%) DDoS Mitigation
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Trustwave
3 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (37.50%) CISSP
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) BIG-IP
3 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) Intel Security

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) FWSM
3 3 (37.50%) BGP
3 3 (37.50%) BIG-IP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (37.50%) HTTP
3 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
3 3 (37.50%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) RIP
3 3 (37.50%) SMTP
3 3 (37.50%) SNMP
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) VRRP
3 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
4 2 (25.00%) Broadband
General
1 2 (25.00%) Billing
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) IP Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) IP Security Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) DDoS Mitigation
1 5 (62.50%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 3 (37.50%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) CCSA
1 5 (62.50%) CCSE
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) FortiGate
2 3 (37.50%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) F5
3 3 (37.50%) Clearswift
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) Intel Security
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Trustwave