The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco PIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco PIX
Rank 240 - 227
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco PIX 13 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% - 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.29% - 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 14
Average salary £35,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 - £56,650
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Cisco PIX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1009 1086 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.76% 14.60% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 804 903 857
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Cisco PIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco PIX across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco PIX Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cisco PIX
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco PIX across the North West region.

Cisco PIX Salary Trend in the North West

Cisco PIX
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco PIX within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 13 £35,000 -
Cisco PIX
England

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco PIX.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco IOS
2 13 (86.67%) DHCP
2 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 13 (86.67%) VPN
2 13 (86.67%) DNS
2 13 (86.67%) SSL
2 13 (86.67%) MPLS
2 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 13 (86.67%) IPsec
3 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (80.00%) 802.1X
4 11 (73.33%) IP Telephony
4 11 (73.33%) CCNP
4 11 (73.33%) VoIP
5 10 (66.67%) Ethernet
5 10 (66.67%) SNMP
5 10 (66.67%) Wireless
5 10 (66.67%) LAN
5 10 (66.67%) 802.11
5 10 (66.67%) TACACS
5 10 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (66.67%) NX-OS
5 10 (66.67%) xDSL
5 10 (66.67%) DMVPN
5 10 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (60.00%) Service Delivery
7 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (53.33%) WAN

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco PIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (86.67%) DHCP
2 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 13 (86.67%) VPN
2 13 (86.67%) DNS
2 13 (86.67%) SSL
2 13 (86.67%) MPLS
2 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 13 (86.67%) IPsec
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (73.33%) IP Telephony
3 11 (73.33%) VoIP
4 10 (66.67%) Ethernet
4 10 (66.67%) SNMP
4 10 (66.67%) 802.11
4 10 (66.67%) Wireless
4 10 (66.67%) TACACS
4 10 (66.67%) xDSL
4 10 (66.67%) DMVPN
4 10 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Life Science
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (53.33%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (53.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (53.33%) WAN Optimisation
3 8 (53.33%) Service Continuity Management
3 8 (53.33%) Security Patching
4 5 (33.33%) Service Management
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) CCNP
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) CCSE
5 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
5 1 (6.67%) JNCIP
5 1 (6.67%) CCIE
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (13.33%) IronPort
3 2 (13.33%) Tufin