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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco PIX
Rank 597 582 567
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -15
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 27 64 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.81% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 35 57
Median daily rate £350 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £204 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £213
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +61.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £21.69 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.69 -

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
7501 7924 8326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.16% 14.31% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4493 4661 4760
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 478 454
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.03 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 4 December 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 20 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 4 December 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 -23 22 £355 +5.18% 1
London 0 8 £388 -8.82%
South East +18 7 £230 -34.28%
West Midlands - 5 £450 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £350 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £350 -
Birmingham - 4 - -
Scotland +6 2 - - 1
Chessington - 2 - -
Surrey +17 1 £175 -36.36%
Derbyshire +1 1 - -
Stevenage -4 1 £450 -
East Midlands -9 1 - -
East of England -10 1 £450 +136.84%
Hertfordshire -16 1 £450 +136.84%
Warwickshire - 1 £450 -
Kent - 1 £205 -
Warwick - 1 £450 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 54 (88.52%) Firewall
2 54 (88.52%) Cisco ASA
3 37 (60.66%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (59.02%) CheckPoint
5 28 (45.90%) VPN
6 26 (42.62%) F5
7 24 (39.34%) Data Centre
7 24 (39.34%) LAN
7 24 (39.34%) CCNP
8 23 (37.70%) Juniper
9 22 (36.07%) Wireless
9 22 (36.07%) Cisco Nexus
10 21 (34.43%) Network Security
11 19 (31.15%) WAN
12 16 (26.23%) CCIE
13 15 (24.59%) CCNA
13 15 (24.59%) MPLS
14 14 (22.95%) IPsec
14 14 (22.95%) VoIP
14 14 (22.95%) FortiGate
15 13 (21.31%) Wi-Fi
16 12 (19.67%) FWSM
17 11 (18.03%) Fortinet
17 11 (18.03%) BIG-IP
17 11 (18.03%) ITIL
18 10 (16.39%) OSPF
18 10 (16.39%) Network Design
18 10 (16.39%) IP Telephony
18 10 (16.39%) Cacti

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 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.64%) IIS
1 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (88.52%) Cisco ASA
1 54 (88.52%) Firewall
2 28 (45.90%) VPN
3 24 (39.34%) LAN
4 22 (36.07%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (36.07%) Wireless
5 21 (34.43%) Network Security
6 19 (31.15%) WAN
7 15 (24.59%) MPLS
8 14 (22.95%) IPsec
8 14 (22.95%) VoIP
9 13 (21.31%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (19.67%) FWSM
11 11 (18.03%) BIG-IP
12 10 (16.39%) IP Telephony
12 10 (16.39%) OSPF
13 9 (14.75%) BGP
13 9 (14.75%) VLAN
14 8 (13.11%) WLAN
15 7 (11.48%) SSL
General
1 7 (11.48%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Network Engineer
2 21 (34.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 20 (32.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (24.59%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (21.31%) Security Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (13.11%) Senior Security Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) Analyst
8 6 (9.84%) Network Analyst
8 6 (9.84%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (9.84%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) Senior Network Analyst
9 5 (8.20%) Consultant
9 5 (8.20%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 4 (6.56%) Firewall Engineer
11 3 (4.92%) IP Engineer
11 3 (4.92%) IP Security Engineer
11 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Engineer
11 3 (4.92%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) CSS
2 5 (8.20%) 802.1X
3 2 (3.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (39.34%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.92%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.28%) Clustering
3 2 (3.28%) NHS
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.64%) PKI
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Mandriva Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.64%) Windows NT
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) ITIL
2 10 (16.39%) Network Design
3 7 (11.48%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
4 6 (9.84%) ITIL V3
4 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.56%) Load Balancing
5 4 (6.56%) Migration
6 3 (4.92%) Change Control
6 3 (4.92%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.92%) Network Architecture
6 3 (4.92%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.92%) Service Management
6 3 (4.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (3.28%) High Availability
7 2 (3.28%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.28%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.64%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 1 (1.64%) Release Management
8 1 (1.64%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) Perl
1 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (60.66%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (39.34%) CCNP
3 16 (26.23%) CCIE
4 15 (24.59%) CCNA
5 7 (11.48%) Degree
5 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
6 6 (9.84%) CCDA
6 6 (9.84%) CCDP
6 6 (9.84%) CCVP
6 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
7 5 (8.20%) CCSP
7 5 (8.20%) JNCIE
8 3 (4.92%) CCSE
9 1 (1.64%) CCA
9 1 (1.64%) CCAA
9 1 (1.64%) CCSA
9 1 (1.64%) CISSP
9 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.64%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.64%) XenApp
3 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) FortiGate
2 10 (16.39%) Cacti
3 7 (11.48%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (9.84%) Nagios
5 1 (1.64%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco CME
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.64%) SCCM
5 1 (1.64%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.64%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 36 (59.02%) CheckPoint
3 26 (42.62%) F5
4 23 (37.70%) Juniper
5 11 (18.03%) Fortinet
6 8 (13.11%) SolarWinds
7 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
7 7 (11.48%) Nokia
8 6 (9.84%) Aruba
8 6 (9.84%) Palo Alto
9 5 (8.20%) Blue Coat
10 4 (6.56%) Remedy
11 3 (4.92%) Avaya
11 3 (4.92%) Forcepoint
11 3 (4.92%) Nortel
11 3 (4.92%) Polycom
11 3 (4.92%) Siemens
11 3 (4.92%) VMware
12 2 (3.28%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (3.28%) Citrix