The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco PIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco PIX
Rank 136 115 131
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco PIX 5 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.96% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 3.19% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 2
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Cisco PIX
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
741 690 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.46% 30.10% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 422 508 401
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco PIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Cisco PIX Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cisco PIX
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Cisco PIX Salary Trend in Reading

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (90.91%) CCNP
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
4 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) Blue Coat
4 6 (54.55%) F5
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (45.45%) FortiGate
5 5 (45.45%) MPLS
5 5 (45.45%) OSPF
5 5 (45.45%) BGP
5 5 (45.45%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) WAN
5 5 (45.45%) VPN
6 4 (36.36%) SNMP
6 4 (36.36%) WLAN
6 4 (36.36%) Network Management
7 3 (27.27%) Huawei
7 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
7 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
7 3 (27.27%) FWSM
7 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
7 3 (27.27%) VoIP
7 3 (27.27%) Juniper
7 3 (27.27%) IPsec
7 3 (27.27%) Validation
8 2 (18.18%) Migration
8 2 (18.18%) Project Management

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (45.45%) MPLS
3 5 (45.45%) OSPF
3 5 (45.45%) BGP
3 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) WLAN
4 4 (36.36%) SNMP
5 3 (27.27%) VoIP
5 3 (27.27%) FWSM
5 3 (27.27%) IPsec
5 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
6 2 (18.18%) IPv4
6 2 (18.18%) IPv6
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
7 1 (9.09%) DHCP
7 1 (9.09%) VLAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) French Language
1 1 (9.09%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Design Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Security Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) IP Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior IP Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Management
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) SIEM
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CCNP
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCIE
2 2 (18.18%) CCIP
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
3 6 (54.55%) Blue Coat
3 6 (54.55%) F5
4 3 (27.27%) Huawei
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
5 2 (18.18%) BMC
5 2 (18.18%) SevOne
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) IronPort
6 1 (9.09%) ProCurve
6 1 (9.09%) Riverbed