The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco PIX
Rank 202 190 170
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco PIX 8 10 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.23% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 1.30% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 25
Average salary £42,000 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.18% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £35,750 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £51,500 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
Cisco PIX
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
789 769 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.71% 17.39% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 701 602 704
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco PIX across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Cisco PIX Salary Histogram 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 26 January 2015. 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
Warwickshire +1 7 £42,000 +19.14%
Birmingham -14 1 £23,000 -
Cisco PIX
England

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (95.83%) WAN
2 23 (95.83%) Firewall
3 21 (87.50%) VPN
3 21 (87.50%) LAN
3 21 (87.50%) CheckPoint
4 19 (79.17%) Nokia
5 18 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (75.00%) Change Control
6 17 (70.83%) Incident Management
6 17 (70.83%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (70.83%) ITIL
7 16 (66.67%) CCNP
7 16 (66.67%) Remedy
8 14 (58.33%) Juniper
8 14 (58.33%) CSS
8 14 (58.33%) F5
8 14 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (54.17%) CCNA
9 13 (54.17%) CCDP
10 11 (45.83%) CCDA
11 8 (33.33%) MPLS
12 7 (29.17%) Wireless
13 6 (25.00%) Frame Relay
13 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
13 6 (25.00%) Validation
13 6 (25.00%) CCSA
13 6 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
13 6 (25.00%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.17%) Lync
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) WAN
1 23 (95.83%) Firewall
2 21 (87.50%) LAN
2 21 (87.50%) VPN
3 17 (70.83%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (33.33%) MPLS
6 7 (29.17%) Wireless
7 6 (25.00%) Frame Relay
7 6 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (25.00%) ATM
7 6 (25.00%) DMVPN
8 3 (12.50%) EIGRP
8 3 (12.50%) TACACS
9 1 (4.17%) Network Security
9 1 (4.17%) IPsec
9 1 (4.17%) OSPF
9 1 (4.17%) BGP
9 1 (4.17%) DNS
9 1 (4.17%) SAN
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Support
3 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Change Control
2 17 (70.83%) Incident Management
2 17 (70.83%) ITIL
3 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (25.00%) Change Management
3 6 (25.00%) Validation
3 6 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.50%) Network Management
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (66.67%) CCNP
3 13 (54.17%) CCNA
3 13 (54.17%) CCDP
4 11 (45.83%) CCDA
5 6 (25.00%) CCSA
5 6 (25.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.17%) XenApp
1 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
1 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (4.17%) IAG
1 1 (4.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) WSUS
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) Cacti
1 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 19 (79.17%) Nokia
4 16 (66.67%) Remedy
5 14 (58.33%) F5
5 14 (58.33%) Juniper
6 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.17%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.17%) NetApp
7 1 (4.17%) Symantec
7 1 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) Citrix