The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco PIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco PIX
Rank 254 216 232
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +16
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 15 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.29% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 1.57% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £303 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.93% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.67 £16.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+222.90% -46.66%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2036 1721 1603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.46% 18.42% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 979 752 667
Average daily rate £361 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 109 169
Average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £23.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -14.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

Cisco PIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Cisco PIX Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cisco PIX
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cisco PIX Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cisco PIX
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cisco PIX Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Cisco PIX
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 5 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
Berkshire -11 11 £275 -9.09% 5
Surrey +2 4 £340 -11.11% 1
Cisco PIX
England

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 30 (100.00%) Cisco
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 28 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (86.67%) Firewall
4 23 (76.67%) CheckPoint
5 19 (63.33%) CCNP
6 18 (60.00%) F5
7 15 (50.00%) BGP
8 14 (46.67%) VoIP
9 11 (36.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (36.67%) OSPF
10 10 (33.33%) IPsec
11 9 (30.00%) RIP
11 9 (30.00%) CCIE
12 8 (26.67%) CISSP
12 8 (26.67%) Juniper
12 8 (26.67%) SNMP
12 8 (26.67%) VPN
12 8 (26.67%) FWSM
13 7 (23.33%) Network Management
13 7 (23.33%) Fibre Channel
13 7 (23.33%) Network Security
13 7 (23.33%) iSCSI
13 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
13 7 (23.33%) Radware
13 7 (23.33%) CCSP
14 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 6 (20.00%) WAN
14 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
14 6 (20.00%) Wireshark

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (10.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 26 (86.67%) Firewall
3 15 (50.00%) BGP
4 14 (46.67%) VoIP
5 11 (36.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (36.67%) OSPF
6 10 (33.33%) IPsec
7 9 (30.00%) RIP
8 8 (26.67%) SNMP
8 8 (26.67%) VPN
8 8 (26.67%) FWSM
9 7 (23.33%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (23.33%) Network Security
9 7 (23.33%) iSCSI
10 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (20.00%) WAN
10 6 (20.00%) Wireshark
11 5 (16.67%) BIG-IP
11 5 (16.67%) VLAN
11 5 (16.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Ant
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Security Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) IP Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Design Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Design Authority
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Network Management
1 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Fault Management
3 4 (13.33%) Network Design
3 4 (13.33%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (10.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) CRM
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.67%) Release Management
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (63.33%) CCNP
3 9 (30.00%) CCIE
4 8 (26.67%) CISSP
5 7 (23.33%) CCSP
6 6 (20.00%) CCSE
7 5 (16.67%) CCSA
7 5 (16.67%) CCNA
7 5 (16.67%) CCDP
7 5 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
9 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
10 2 (6.67%) JNCIS
11 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
11 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.67%) OpenView
2 2 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (6.67%) Netcool
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (76.67%) CheckPoint
3 18 (60.00%) F5
4 8 (26.67%) Juniper
5 7 (23.33%) Radware
6 5 (16.67%) Redback
6 5 (16.67%) Nokia
7 4 (13.33%) Crossbeam
8 3 (10.00%) Blue Coat
9 2 (6.67%) HP
9 2 (6.67%) Nortel
9 2 (6.67%) VMware
10 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
10 1 (3.33%) IBM
10 1 (3.33%) Microsoft