The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Cisco PIX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco PIX
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 103 112
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 0 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.69% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.95% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £315
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £51.67

Cisco PIX is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 369 543 593
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 20.09% 23.34% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 248 238
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.03% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 25 31
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.89% -59.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

Cisco PIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Cisco PIX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco PIX in Berkshire

Cisco PIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco PIX in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco PIX in Berkshire

Cisco PIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco PIX in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco PIX in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco PIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Cisco PIX.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL

Cisco PIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Deployment Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire