The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco PIX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco PIX
Rank 595 585 545
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -40
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 46 53 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.098% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.66% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 43
Median daily rate £400 £310 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £361 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.98% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £51.67 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +87.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.67 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +222.90%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8506 8009 7009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.84% 14.78% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5156 4451 3814
Median daily rate £388 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 467 401
Median hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

Cisco PIX
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cisco PIX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco PIX
Daily Rate Trend

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

Cisco PIX Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco PIX
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco PIX within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Cisco PIX Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco PIX
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Cisco PIX Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco PIX
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco PIX within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -25 38 £408 +33.60% 9
South East +5 21 £275 -10.56% 4
Berkshire +2 11 £450 +63.63% 1
London -16 11 £418 +41.28% 4
Glasgow - 8 £359 -
Scotland - 8 £359 -
Reading -6 5 £450 - 1
Leeds - 3 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 £313 -
Yorkshire - 3 £450 -
Surrey -10 2 £185 -45.58% 3
Basingstoke - 2 £300 -
Camberley - 2 £185 - 1
Kent - 2 £218 -
City of London +45 1 - - 1
West Midlands -10 1 £375 +12.78%
North West -13 1 - - 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Derby - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Preston - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £375 -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for Cisco PIX.

1 84 (100.00%) Cisco
2 76 (90.48%) Cisco ASA
3 71 (84.52%) Firewall
4 61 (72.62%) CheckPoint
5 49 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (48.81%) F5
7 37 (44.05%) Network Security
8 32 (38.10%) Juniper
8 32 (38.10%) CCNP
9 22 (26.19%) CCNA
9 22 (26.19%) TCP/IP
9 22 (26.19%) FWSM
10 21 (25.00%) LAN
11 20 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 20 (23.81%) Data Centre
12 19 (22.62%) CCSE
13 18 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (21.43%) Wireless
14 17 (20.24%) WAN
14 17 (20.24%) VPN
15 15 (17.86%) CCIE
15 15 (17.86%) BGP
15 15 (17.86%) FortiGate
15 15 (17.86%) Load Balancing
16 14 (16.67%) Telecoms
17 13 (15.48%) BIG-IP
18 12 (14.29%) Blue Coat
19 11 (13.10%) ProxySG
19 11 (13.10%) MPLS
19 11 (13.10%) OSPF

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.19%) MS Office
1 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 76 (90.48%) Cisco ASA
2 71 (84.52%) Firewall
3 37 (44.05%) Network Security
4 22 (26.19%) FWSM
4 22 (26.19%) TCP/IP
5 21 (25.00%) LAN
6 20 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 18 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 18 (21.43%) Wireless
8 17 (20.24%) VPN
8 17 (20.24%) WAN
9 15 (17.86%) BGP
10 13 (15.48%) BIG-IP
11 11 (13.10%) MPLS
11 11 (13.10%) OSPF
12 10 (11.90%) Wireshark
12 10 (11.90%) WLAN
13 9 (10.71%) DNS
14 8 (9.52%) Broadband
14 8 (9.52%) VoIP
General
1 14 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.14%) Finance
3 5 (5.95%) Billing
3 5 (5.95%) Retail
4 3 (3.57%) Law
5 2 (2.38%) Back Office
5 2 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 31 (36.90%) Security Engineer
3 16 (19.05%) Network Security Engineer
4 13 (15.48%) IP Engineer
4 13 (15.48%) IP Security Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
6 11 (13.10%) Analyst
6 11 (13.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Senior Security Engineer
8 8 (9.52%) Network Analyst
9 7 (8.33%) Consultant
10 6 (7.14%) Network Consultant
10 6 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
11 5 (5.95%) Check Point Expert
11 5 (5.95%) IP Expert
11 5 (5.95%) Network Security Analyst
11 5 (5.95%) Security Analyst
11 5 (5.95%) Senior IP Engineer
11 5 (5.95%) Support Engineer
12 4 (4.76%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.33%) CSS
2 4 (4.76%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.19%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.19%) Fintech
4 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.71%) Windows
2 7 (8.33%) Linux
2 7 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.86%) Load Balancing
2 8 (9.52%) DDoS Mitigation
2 8 (9.52%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 8 (9.52%) ITIL
3 6 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 6 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 5 (5.95%) Coaching
4 5 (5.95%) CRM
4 5 (5.95%) High Availability
4 5 (5.95%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (5.95%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.95%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.57%) ITIL V3
6 3 (3.57%) Project Management
6 3 (3.57%) Service Management
6 3 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.38%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.38%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.19%) Java
2 1 (1.19%) Korn
2 1 (1.19%) Python
2 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (38.10%) CCNP
3 22 (26.19%) CCNA
4 19 (22.62%) CCSE
5 15 (17.86%) CCIE
6 10 (11.90%) CCSA
7 7 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 6 (7.14%) Degree
9 5 (5.95%) CCDP
9 5 (5.95%) CISSP
10 4 (4.76%) CCDA
10 4 (4.76%) CCSP
10 4 (4.76%) CCVP
11 3 (3.57%) JNCIA
11 3 (3.57%) JNCIS
12 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.10%) ProxySG
2 7 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.57%) NFS
4 3 (3.57%) Samba
4 3 (3.57%) vSphere
5 1 (1.19%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.19%) Snort
5 1 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (17.86%) FortiGate
2 5 (5.95%) Cacti
2 5 (5.95%) Nagios
3 4 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (3.57%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (2.38%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.19%) Nessus
6 1 (1.19%) OpenNMS
6 1 (1.19%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) Cisco
2 61 (72.62%) CheckPoint
3 41 (48.81%) F5
4 32 (38.10%) Juniper
5 12 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 8 (9.52%) VMware
7 6 (7.14%) Nokia
8 5 (5.95%) Avaya
8 5 (5.95%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.76%) EMC
9 4 (4.76%) IBM
9 4 (4.76%) Intel Security
9 4 (4.76%) Nortel
9 4 (4.76%) Palo Alto
10 3 (3.57%) BT
10 3 (3.57%) Clearswift
10 3 (3.57%) Isilon
10 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.57%) NetApp
10 3 (3.57%) Trustwave
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £430 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago