The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco PIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 18 April 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco PIX
Rank 189 187 175
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco PIX 8 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.30% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 1.79% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 12
Average salary £30,000 £38,750 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.58% +9.15%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
751 839 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.19% 16.75% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 647 707 558
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco PIX
England

Cisco PIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco PIX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco PIX
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco PIX Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco PIX
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco PIX within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 6 £30,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Birmingham -9 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Cisco PIX
England

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (94.74%) CheckPoint
3 17 (89.47%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (73.68%) Firewall
5 11 (57.89%) DNS
5 11 (57.89%) DHCP
5 11 (57.89%) SolarWinds
6 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (47.37%) VoIP
8 8 (42.11%) CCNP
8 8 (42.11%) Citrix
8 8 (42.11%) EMC
8 8 (42.11%) NetApp
9 7 (36.84%) Nokia
9 7 (36.84%) ITIL
10 6 (31.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (31.58%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (31.58%) WSUS
10 6 (31.58%) Windows
10 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
10 6 (31.58%) LAN
10 6 (31.58%) WAN
10 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
10 6 (31.58%) HP
10 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
10 6 (31.58%) Symantec
10 6 (31.58%) MPLS
10 6 (31.58%) SAN
10 6 (31.58%) COM
10 6 (31.58%) Cacti

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (31.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
1 6 (31.58%) Lync
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (73.68%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) DNS
3 11 (57.89%) DHCP
4 9 (47.37%) VoIP
5 6 (31.58%) LAN
5 6 (31.58%) WAN
5 6 (31.58%) MPLS
5 6 (31.58%) SAN
6 5 (26.32%) Network Security
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (21.05%) VLAN
7 4 (21.05%) VPN
8 3 (15.79%) BGP
8 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
9 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
9 2 (10.53%) FWSM
10 1 (5.26%) WAAS
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Security Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Account Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) COM
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
1 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Business Development
4 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) CCNP
3 5 (26.32%) CCSA
4 3 (15.79%) CCIE
5 2 (10.53%) CCSP
5 2 (10.53%) VTSP
5 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
1 6 (31.58%) XenApp
1 6 (31.58%) XenDesktop
1 6 (31.58%) Forefront TMG
1 6 (31.58%) IAG
1 6 (31.58%) UAG
2 5 (26.32%) ISA Server
3 2 (10.53%) ProxySG
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) WSUS
1 6 (31.58%) Cacti
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
1 6 (31.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.26%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (94.74%) CheckPoint
3 11 (57.89%) SolarWinds
4 8 (42.11%) Citrix
4 8 (42.11%) EMC
4 8 (42.11%) NetApp
5 7 (36.84%) Nokia
6 6 (31.58%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 6 (31.58%) Symantec
7 5 (26.32%) Fortinet
8 4 (21.05%) Blue Coat
8 4 (21.05%) Riverbed
9 3 (15.79%) F5
9 3 (15.79%) IronPort
10 2 (10.53%) VMware
10 2 (10.53%) Clearswift
10 2 (10.53%) Crossbeam
10 2 (10.53%) Juniper
10 2 (10.53%) Dell
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago