The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco PIX
Rank 130 108 125
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco PIX 8 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.34% 1.06% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 3.37% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 6
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
728 713 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.90% 31.44% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 402 558 446
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco PIX
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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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco PIX across the Reading region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Cisco PIX Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (88.89%) CCNP
3 14 (77.78%) CheckPoint
4 11 (61.11%) Firewall
4 11 (61.11%) F5
5 10 (55.56%) FWSM
6 9 (50.00%) MPLS
6 9 (50.00%) BGP
7 8 (44.44%) CCNA
8 7 (38.89%) SMTP
8 7 (38.89%) SNMP
8 7 (38.89%) DNS
8 7 (38.89%) BIG-IP
8 7 (38.89%) VLAN
9 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
9 6 (33.33%) Release Management
9 6 (33.33%) SLA
9 6 (33.33%) FTP
9 6 (33.33%) HTTP
9 6 (33.33%) RIP
9 6 (33.33%) Perl
9 6 (33.33%) Juniper
9 6 (33.33%) CCIE
9 6 (33.33%) NetScreen
10 5 (27.78%) VPN
10 5 (27.78%) LAN
10 5 (27.78%) WAN
10 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) FWSM
4 9 (50.00%) BGP
4 9 (50.00%) MPLS
5 7 (38.89%) DNS
5 7 (38.89%) SNMP
5 7 (38.89%) SMTP
5 7 (38.89%) BIG-IP
5 7 (38.89%) VLAN
6 6 (33.33%) NetScreen
6 6 (33.33%) FTP
6 6 (33.33%) HTTP
6 6 (33.33%) RIP
7 5 (27.78%) LAN
7 5 (27.78%) WAN
7 5 (27.78%) VPN
8 4 (22.22%) WLAN
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (16.67%) IPsec
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
1 1 (5.56%) Billing
1 1 (5.56%) French Language
1 1 (5.56%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) IP Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior IP Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 6 (33.33%) Release Management
2 4 (22.22%) Network Management
3 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 3 (16.67%) Validation
3 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) CCNP
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (44.44%) CCNA
3 6 (33.33%) CCIE
4 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) CCDP
5 2 (11.11%) CCVP
5 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) CheckPoint
3 11 (61.11%) F5
4 6 (33.33%) Juniper
5 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat
6 3 (16.67%) Huawei
6 3 (16.67%) Foundry
6 3 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) Citrix
7 1 (5.56%) IronPort
7 1 (5.56%) ProCurve
7 1 (5.56%) Riverbed