The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco PIX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco PIX
Rank 546 514 484
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -30
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 50 81 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 1.16% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 45 29
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£310 £276 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.52% -11.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £175 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £396 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £51.67 £27.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.87% +10.00%
UK excluding London average 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
7758 6968 6875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.55% 13.16% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4356 3782 3405
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 436 384 542
Average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% -14.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.97 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

Cisco PIX
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco PIX within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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 23 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 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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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
England -53 45 £310 +15.88% 13
London +3 25 £303 +27.47% 4
South East -25 6 £340 +3.03% 2
Berkshire -11 5 - - 2
South West +1 4 £300 +71.42% 2
West Midlands -7 4 £333 -5.00% 2
Birmingham - 4 £333 - 1
East of England +5 3 £293 -
Exeter -8 3 £300 +71.42%
Devon -9 3 £300 +71.42%
North West -16 3 - - 2
Essex -2 2 £275 -
Merseyside - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 - -
Surrey +10 1 £340 -11.11%
Dorset 0 1 - - 1
Bracknell -6 1 - -
Cheshire -10 1 - - 1
Reading -12 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire -12 1 £310 -
Stevenage - 1 £310 -
Crewe - 1 - - 1
Hounslow - 1 - - 1

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Cisco
2 95 (91.35%) Cisco ASA
3 93 (89.42%) Firewall
4 92 (88.46%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (56.73%) Network Security
6 52 (50.00%) CCNP
7 45 (43.27%) CheckPoint
8 44 (42.31%) BGP
8 44 (42.31%) F5
9 41 (39.42%) OSPF
10 40 (38.46%) Juniper
10 40 (38.46%) VPN
11 39 (37.50%) Data Centre
12 34 (32.69%) Load Balancing
12 34 (32.69%) CCNA
13 31 (29.81%) VoIP
14 29 (27.88%) IPsec
15 27 (25.96%) NetScreen
16 26 (25.00%) Citrix
17 25 (24.04%) MPLS
18 22 (21.15%) CCIE
18 22 (21.15%) Degree
19 21 (20.19%) SolarWinds
19 21 (20.19%) Network Management
19 21 (20.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 20 (19.23%) Security Cleared
20 20 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
21 19 (18.27%) Cisco Nexus
22 18 (17.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
22 18 (17.31%) DDoS Mitigation

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (2.88%) MS Exchange
1 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (2.88%) Lync
1 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 95 (91.35%) Cisco ASA
2 93 (89.42%) Firewall
3 59 (56.73%) Network Security
4 44 (42.31%) BGP
5 41 (39.42%) OSPF
6 40 (38.46%) VPN
7 31 (29.81%) VoIP
8 29 (27.88%) IPsec
9 27 (25.96%) NetScreen
10 25 (24.04%) MPLS
11 21 (20.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 20 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
13 19 (18.27%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (17.31%) WAN
14 18 (17.31%) Wireless
15 17 (16.35%) TACACS
16 16 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 14 (13.46%) EIGRP
17 14 (13.46%) VLAN
18 12 (11.54%) FWSM
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Ant
General
1 13 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (1.92%) Billing
3 2 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.96%) Back Office
4 1 (0.96%) Games
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (59.62%) Network Engineer
2 15 (14.42%) Security Engineer
3 14 (13.46%) Network Support
4 12 (11.54%) Design Engineer
4 12 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (9.62%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) IP Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Network Design Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Consultant
10 4 (3.85%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Network Consultant
11 3 (2.88%) Technical Project Manager
11 3 (2.88%) Project Manager
11 3 (2.88%) Analyst
11 3 (2.88%) 3rd Line Support
11 3 (2.88%) Security Consultant
11 3 (2.88%) Network Analyst
11 3 (2.88%) IT Support Engineer
11 3 (2.88%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.85%) CSS
2 2 (1.92%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 18 (17.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.88%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.62%) Windows
2 6 (5.77%) Linux
3 3 (2.88%) UNIX
3 3 (2.88%) Mac OS X
3 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.69%) Load Balancing
2 21 (20.19%) Network Management
3 18 (17.31%) DDoS Mitigation
4 16 (15.38%) ITIL
5 14 (13.46%) Network Design
6 8 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (7.69%) Kanban
6 8 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 8 (7.69%) Service Management
6 8 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 8 (7.69%) Scrum
7 7 (6.73%) Migration
8 5 (4.81%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (3.85%) Reverse Engineering
9 4 (3.85%) Workflow
9 4 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.88%) Programme Management
10 3 (2.88%) CRM
10 3 (2.88%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.88%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 92 (88.46%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (50.00%) CCNP
3 34 (32.69%) CCNA
4 22 (21.15%) CCIE
4 22 (21.15%) Degree
5 20 (19.23%) Security Cleared
6 14 (13.46%) CCSA
6 14 (13.46%) SC Cleared
7 13 (12.50%) CCSE
8 9 (8.65%) CCSP
9 7 (6.73%) CISSP
10 6 (5.77%) CCDP
11 5 (4.81%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (2.88%) MCSE
12 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (2.88%) CCA
12 3 (2.88%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (2.88%) CCEA
12 3 (2.88%) DV Cleared
12 3 (2.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.54%) SLA
2 5 (4.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.88%) XenApp
2 3 (2.88%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.92%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 15 (14.42%) RANCID
2 9 (8.65%) FortiGate
3 5 (4.81%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (2.88%) OpenView
4 3 (2.88%) SCOM
4 3 (2.88%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.96%) Cacti
Vendors
1 104 (100.00%) Cisco
2 45 (43.27%) CheckPoint
3 44 (42.31%) F5
4 40 (38.46%) Juniper
5 26 (25.00%) Citrix
6 21 (20.19%) SolarWinds
7 15 (14.42%) Infoblox
8 13 (12.50%) Nokia
9 8 (7.69%) Fortinet
9 8 (7.69%) Blue Coat
9 8 (7.69%) VMware
10 6 (5.77%) Tufin
10 6 (5.77%) IronPort
10 6 (5.77%) HP
11 5 (4.81%) Redback
11 5 (4.81%) Microsoft
11 5 (4.81%) Radware
12 2 (1.92%) Crossbeam
13 1 (0.96%) IBM
13 1 (0.96%) Remedy
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Recital Consulting
Rate: £150 - £200 Per Day + Expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + NEG
Posted: 21 days ago
Dorset
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: Neg
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
iKonnect
Rate: £340 - £360 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago