Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 17 October 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
UK > England
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 802 730
Rank change year-on-year -15 -72 -56
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 13 66 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.067% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.43% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 45 67
England median daily rate £418 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +28.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £346 £183 £210
90th Percentile £512 £470 £444
UK median daily rate £418 £400 £318
% change year-on-year +4.38% +25.98% +19.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
England median hourly rate - - £21.53
UK median hourly rate - - £21.53

Cisco PIX is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 12718 15406 14656
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.94% 15.61% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7785 9468 8502
England median daily rate £405 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 656 750 962
England median hourly rate £18.50 £23.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.43% +16.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -24.00% +25.00% -

Cisco PIX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cisco PIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco PIX in England

Cisco PIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco PIX in England

Cisco PIX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco PIX in England over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco PIX in England

Cisco PIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco PIX in England

Cisco PIX
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco PIX within the England region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +75 5 £410 +17.14%
North West +23 4 £410 +17.14%
East of England -18 3 £488 +30.00%
London -33 3 £470 +13.25% 1
Midlands +35 1 £215 -52.22% 1
West Midlands +31 1 £215 -52.22% 1
South East -14 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Cisco PIX
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 England region with a requirement for Cisco PIX.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
3 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (84.62%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (76.92%) CCNP
5 7 (53.85%) CCNA
5 7 (53.85%) Network Security
6 5 (38.46%) Juniper
7 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) CCIE
7 4 (30.77%) VPN
7 4 (30.77%) Windows
8 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
8 3 (23.08%) FWSM
8 3 (23.08%) VMware
9 2 (15.38%) Change Management
9 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (15.38%) BGP
9 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
9 2 (15.38%) Linux
9 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
9 2 (15.38%) LAN
9 2 (15.38%) Unix
9 2 (15.38%) SAN
9 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (15.38%) Migration
9 2 (15.38%) Change Control
9 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
9 2 (15.38%) Sourcefire
9 2 (15.38%) Multicast

Cisco PIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (53.85%) Network Security
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) FWSM
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) Multicast
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (7.69%) MPLS
7 1 (7.69%) VPLS
7 1 (7.69%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Support
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Network Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IP Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Network Design Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Security Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Change Control
1 2 (15.38%) Change Management
1 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
2 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) High Availability
2 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) Network Design
2 1 (7.69%) Storage Virtualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (76.92%) CCNP
3 7 (53.85%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) CCIE
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) CCIE Service Provider
5 1 (7.69%) CCSP
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Juniper
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
4 2 (15.38%) Sourcefire
5 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp