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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco PIX
Rank 604 597 549
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -48
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 40 47 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.083% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.59% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 42
Median daily rate £408 £314 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.88% +4.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £230 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £412 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £21.53 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.53 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -33.76%

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
8769 7988 7399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.20% 14.03% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5340 4557 3928
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 475 425
Median hourly rate £28.50 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.02% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

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 23 July 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 19 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 23 July 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 -28 38 £415 +38.33% 4
South East +7 21 £450 +33.33% 1
Berkshire +4 13 £450 +116.86%
London 0 11 £418 +50.45% 1
Reading - 8 £450 -
Buckinghamshire +16 6 - - 1
Maidenhead +5 3 - -
South West +1 3 £350 +16.66% 1
Manchester -10 2 £350 -
North West -11 2 £350 -
Bristol - 2 £350 -
Glasgow - 2 £336 -
Scotland - 2 £336 -
Kent - 2 £218 -
East of England +18 1 £375 - 1
Hertfordshire +10 1 £375 -
High Wycombe +5 1 - -
Wiltshire -11 1 £325 - 1
Chippenham - 1 £325 - 1

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 80 (95.24%) Cisco ASA
3 72 (85.71%) Firewall
4 61 (72.62%) CheckPoint
5 49 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
6 48 (57.14%) F5
7 34 (40.48%) CCNP
8 33 (39.29%) Network Security
9 31 (36.90%) Juniper
10 25 (29.76%) Data Centre
11 24 (28.57%) FWSM
12 23 (27.38%) BIG-IP
13 22 (26.19%) CCSE
14 21 (25.00%) FortiGate
15 20 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 19 (22.62%) CCIE
16 19 (22.62%) TCP/IP
17 18 (21.43%) LAN
17 18 (21.43%) CCNA
17 18 (21.43%) Wireless
17 18 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
18 17 (20.24%) Load Balancing
19 16 (19.05%) WAN
20 15 (17.86%) BGP
21 13 (15.48%) Blue Coat
21 13 (15.48%) Telecoms
21 13 (15.48%) VPN
22 12 (14.29%) CCSA
22 12 (14.29%) ProxySG
22 12 (14.29%) 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 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.19%) IIS
1 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.19%) MS Office
1 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 80 (95.24%) Cisco ASA
2 72 (85.71%) Firewall
3 33 (39.29%) Network Security
4 24 (28.57%) FWSM
5 23 (27.38%) BIG-IP
6 20 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 19 (22.62%) TCP/IP
8 18 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (21.43%) LAN
8 18 (21.43%) Wireless
9 16 (19.05%) WAN
10 15 (17.86%) BGP
11 13 (15.48%) VPN
12 11 (13.10%) MPLS
12 11 (13.10%) OSPF
12 11 (13.10%) Wireshark
13 10 (11.90%) DNS
14 9 (10.71%) HTTP
14 9 (10.71%) IP Telephony
14 9 (10.71%) SMTP
General
1 13 (15.48%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.95%) Billing
2 5 (5.95%) Retail
3 3 (3.57%) Finance
3 3 (3.57%) Law
4 2 (2.38%) Back Office
4 2 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (45.24%) Security Engineer
2 37 (44.05%) Network Engineer
3 20 (23.81%) Network Security Engineer
4 16 (19.05%) IP Engineer
4 16 (19.05%) IP Security Engineer
5 15 (17.86%) Senior Security Engineer
6 11 (13.10%) Cisco Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Check Point Expert
9 6 (7.14%) Consultant
9 6 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) IP Expert
9 6 (7.14%) Senior IP Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Network Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Network Consultant
10 5 (5.95%) Network Security Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.52%) CSS
2 3 (3.57%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.76%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.19%) Clustering
4 1 (1.19%) Fintech
4 1 (1.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Linux
1 4 (4.76%) Windows
1 4 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.24%) Load Balancing
2 10 (11.90%) DDoS Mitigation
2 10 (11.90%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
3 9 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 8 (9.52%) High Availability
5 7 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 7 (8.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 5 (5.95%) CRM
6 5 (5.95%) Migration
6 5 (5.95%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.57%) ITIL
8 2 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.38%) Network Design
8 2 (2.38%) Network Management
8 2 (2.38%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.38%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.38%) Security Management
8 2 (2.38%) Service Management
8 2 (2.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.38%) Python
2 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.19%) Java
2 1 (1.19%) Korn
2 1 (1.19%) Perl
2 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (40.48%) CCNP
3 22 (26.19%) CCSE
4 19 (22.62%) CCIE
5 18 (21.43%) CCNA
6 12 (14.29%) CCSA
7 9 (10.71%) Degree
8 7 (8.33%) CISSP
8 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
9 6 (7.14%) SC Cleared
10 5 (5.95%) CCDP
11 4 (4.76%) CCDA
11 4 (4.76%) CCVP
11 4 (4.76%) JNCIA
11 4 (4.76%) JNCIS
12 2 (2.38%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.19%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (14.29%) ProxySG
2 4 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.19%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.19%) Snort
3 1 (1.19%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.19%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 12 (14.29%) Cacti
3 10 (11.90%) Nagios
4 9 (10.71%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (2.38%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (2.38%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
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 48 (57.14%) F5
4 31 (36.90%) Juniper
5 13 (15.48%) Blue Coat
6 10 (11.90%) SolarWinds
7 8 (9.52%) Fortinet
8 6 (7.14%) Nokia
9 5 (5.95%) Avaya
9 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
9 5 (5.95%) VMware
10 4 (4.76%) Citrix
10 4 (4.76%) Nortel
10 4 (4.76%) Palo Alto
11 3 (3.57%) BT
11 3 (3.57%) HP
11 3 (3.57%) IBM
11 3 (3.57%) Intel Security
11 3 (3.57%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.38%) 3Com