The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco PIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco PIX
Rank 67 76 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco PIX 24 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.10% 1.15% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.38% 5.46% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 5
Average salary £36,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,550 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
256 238 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.36% 21.14% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 234 208 178
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco PIX
Wales

Cisco PIX
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco PIX Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cisco PIX
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco PIX Salary Trend in South Wales

Cisco PIX
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco PIX within the South Wales 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
Caerphilly +11 8 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Bridgend - 7 £36,500 - 2
Cardiff -13 2 £36,250 -36.95%
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
Cisco PIX
Wales

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
3 20 (74.07%) CCNP
3 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (74.07%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (70.37%) Firewall
4 19 (70.37%) LAN
5 18 (66.67%) BGP
6 17 (62.96%) F5
7 15 (55.56%) ITIL
8 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
9 12 (44.44%) WAN
9 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
9 12 (44.44%) VMware
10 11 (40.74%) EIGRP
10 11 (40.74%) VPN
10 11 (40.74%) Linux
11 10 (37.04%) Windows
11 10 (37.04%) OSPF
12 9 (33.33%) Juniper
12 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
12 9 (33.33%) IPsec
12 9 (33.33%) Blue Coat
12 9 (33.33%) CCSE
12 9 (33.33%) JNCIS
12 9 (33.33%) Websense
12 9 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (29.63%) SonicWALL
13 8 (29.63%) FWSM
13 8 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
1 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) Lync
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.93%) MS Office
3 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco ASA
2 19 (70.37%) Firewall
2 19 (70.37%) LAN
3 18 (66.67%) BGP
4 12 (44.44%) WAN
5 11 (40.74%) EIGRP
5 11 (40.74%) VPN
6 10 (37.04%) OSPF
7 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 9 (33.33%) IPsec
7 9 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (29.63%) FWSM
8 8 (29.63%) RIP
9 7 (25.93%) SAN
9 7 (25.93%) VRRP
9 7 (25.93%) HSRP
9 7 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (25.93%) NAS
10 6 (22.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Escalation Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Network Support Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Network Support
5 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Support Specialist
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Support
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
8 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Server Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) Windows
3 7 (25.93%) Windows XP
3 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
4 6 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Load Balancing
2 7 (25.93%) Network Design
2 7 (25.93%) Capacity Management
3 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.11%) Network Management
4 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) AWK
2 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) CCNP
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (33.33%) CCSE
2 9 (33.33%) JNCIS
3 8 (29.63%) SAP Certification
4 5 (18.52%) Degree
5 3 (11.11%) CCNA
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (7.41%) MCP
6 2 (7.41%) MCSE
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (29.63%) ISO 9001
2 7 (25.93%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (3.70%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
3 17 (62.96%) F5
4 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 12 (44.44%) VMware
5 9 (33.33%) Juniper
5 9 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 9 (33.33%) Websense
6 8 (29.63%) SonicWALL
6 8 (29.63%) SAP
6 8 (29.63%) HP
7 7 (25.93%) McAfee
7 7 (25.93%) Lumension
7 7 (25.93%) Aruba
8 3 (11.11%) Nokia
9 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.70%) 3Com
10 1 (3.70%) Remedy
10 1 (3.70%) Avaya
10 1 (3.70%) Siemens
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago