The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco PIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco PIX
Rank 76 84 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Permanent jobs citing Cisco PIX 21 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.61% 1.25% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.56% 5.37% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 22
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Cisco PIX
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
320 298 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.50% 23.35% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 284 264 218
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco PIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Cisco PIX Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Cisco PIX
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Cisco PIX Salary Trend in Wales

Cisco PIX
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
South Wales +8 21 £36,500 -8.75%
Cisco PIX
UK

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 20 (74.07%) CCNP
3 20 (74.07%) LAN
3 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (74.07%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (70.37%) Firewall
5 18 (66.67%) BGP
6 17 (62.96%) F5
7 15 (55.56%) ITIL
8 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
9 12 (44.44%) WAN
9 12 (44.44%) VMware
10 11 (40.74%) EIGRP
10 11 (40.74%) CheckPoint
10 11 (40.74%) VPN
10 11 (40.74%) Linux
11 10 (37.04%) Windows
11 10 (37.04%) IPsec
12 9 (33.33%) OSPF
12 9 (33.33%) Juniper
12 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
12 9 (33.33%) FWSM
12 9 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (33.33%) Blue Coat
12 9 (33.33%) CCSE
12 9 (33.33%) JNCIS
12 9 (33.33%) Websense
13 8 (29.63%) Load Balancing
13 8 (29.63%) Capacity Management

Cisco PIX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 5 (18.52%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.93%) MS Office
3 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) LAN
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco ASA
2 19 (70.37%) Firewall
3 18 (66.67%) BGP
4 12 (44.44%) WAN
5 11 (40.74%) VPN
5 11 (40.74%) EIGRP
6 10 (37.04%) IPsec
7 9 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (33.33%) FWSM
7 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 9 (33.33%) OSPF
8 8 (29.63%) HSRP
8 8 (29.63%) VRRP
9 7 (25.93%) NAS
9 7 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (25.93%) SAN
9 7 (25.93%) RIP
10 5 (18.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.70%) Legal
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Support Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
4 9 (33.33%) Escalation Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) Network Support
6 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Support 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%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Support Specialist
8 1 (3.70%) Server Support
8 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
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 8 (29.63%) Load Balancing
2 8 (29.63%) Capacity Management
3 7 (25.93%) Network Design
4 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.41%) Network Management
5 2 (7.41%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
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 7 (25.93%) SAP Certification
4 5 (18.52%) Degree
5 3 (11.11%) CCNA
6 2 (7.41%) MCP
6 2 (7.41%) MCSE
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) SLA
2 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (25.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 17 (62.96%) F5
4 12 (44.44%) VMware
5 11 (40.74%) CheckPoint
6 9 (33.33%) Websense
6 9 (33.33%) Juniper
6 9 (33.33%) Blue Coat
7 7 (25.93%) SonicWALL
7 7 (25.93%) Aruba
7 7 (25.93%) Lumension
7 7 (25.93%) HP
7 7 (25.93%) SAP
7 7 (25.93%) McAfee
8 2 (7.41%) Nokia
8 2 (7.41%) Red Hat