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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco PIX
Rank 255 208 216
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 3 37 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.032% 0.41% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 2.16% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 0
Average daily rate
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£208 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.67 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+58.96% +47.72%
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
1762 1711 1537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.83% 19.10% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 741 648
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 93 162
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 3 July 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 -12 3 £208 -38.56% 1
Cisco PIX
England

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (96.15%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (88.46%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (84.62%) Firewall
5 19 (73.08%) CheckPoint
6 14 (53.85%) BGP
6 14 (53.85%) CCNP
6 14 (53.85%) F5
7 13 (50.00%) VoIP
8 11 (42.31%) OSPF
8 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
9 10 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (34.62%) IPsec
10 9 (34.62%) CCIE
11 8 (30.77%) Juniper
11 8 (30.77%) FWSM
12 7 (26.92%) RIP
12 7 (26.92%) SNMP
12 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
12 7 (26.92%) VPN
12 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
12 7 (26.92%) CISSP
13 6 (23.08%) Internet
13 6 (23.08%) WAN
13 6 (23.08%) Linux
13 6 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (23.08%) Load Balancing
13 6 (23.08%) iSCSI
13 6 (23.08%) VLAN
14 5 (19.23%) Redback

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (11.54%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) Cisco ASA
2 22 (84.62%) Firewall
3 14 (53.85%) BGP
4 13 (50.00%) VoIP
5 11 (42.31%) OSPF
6 10 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (34.62%) IPsec
8 8 (30.77%) FWSM
9 7 (26.92%) RIP
9 7 (26.92%) SNMP
9 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
9 7 (26.92%) VPN
10 6 (23.08%) Internet
10 6 (23.08%) WAN
10 6 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (23.08%) VLAN
10 6 (23.08%) iSCSI
11 5 (19.23%) Network Security
11 5 (19.23%) 3G
12 4 (15.38%) DNS
General
1 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Billing
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) IP Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Design Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Security Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) IP Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (19.23%) Network Management
3 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) Network Design
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.69%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 2 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (3.85%) Fault Management
6 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (53.85%) CCNP
3 9 (34.62%) CCIE
4 7 (26.92%) CISSP
5 5 (19.23%) CCDP
5 5 (19.23%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (19.23%) CCSP
6 3 (11.54%) CCSE
6 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) JNCIS
7 2 (7.69%) CCNA
7 2 (7.69%) CCSA
8 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) FortiGate
2 2 (7.69%) Cacti
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.85%) OpenView
3 1 (3.85%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (73.08%) CheckPoint
3 14 (53.85%) F5
4 8 (30.77%) Juniper
5 5 (19.23%) Nokia
5 5 (19.23%) Redback
5 5 (19.23%) Radware
6 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
6 2 (7.69%) Crossbeam
7 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) VMware