The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco PIX
Rank 238 221 236
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco PIX 2 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 2.28% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 16
Average salary £45,750 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,150 £37,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,350 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1040 1054 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.53% 14.56% 14.28%
Number of salaries quoted 882 882 935
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco PIX
England

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 30 July 2014. 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
Manchester -13 2 £45,750 +7.64% 1
Cisco PIX
England

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) HSRP
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (50.00%) Ethereal
3 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
4 1 (25.00%) VPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) MRTG

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) HSRP
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (50.00%) Ethereal
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) VPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) MRTG
4 1 (25.00%) FWSM
4 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) SecurID
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (25.00%) Crossbeam
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Nortel
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia