The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Cisco PIX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco PIX
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 120 142
Rank change year-on-year +31 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco PIX 17 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.37% 0.97% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 3.27% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 9
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 356 581 742
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.59% 29.70% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 239 474 399
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,600 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Cisco PIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco PIX in Reading

Cisco PIX
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Cisco PIX in Reading

Cisco PIX
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco PIX in Reading over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco PIX in Reading

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT 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 job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Cisco PIX.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (90.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (75.00%) VPN
4 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (60.00%) Firewall
5 12 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (50.00%) CCNP
6 10 (50.00%) HP
6 10 (50.00%) Dell
7 9 (45.00%) CCIE
7 9 (45.00%) BGP
8 8 (40.00%) Network Design
8 8 (40.00%) RIP
8 8 (40.00%) MPLS
8 8 (40.00%) OSPF
8 8 (40.00%) FortiGate
8 8 (40.00%) Palo Alto
9 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (35.00%) Windows
9 7 (35.00%) Linux
9 7 (35.00%) SAN
9 7 (35.00%) CentOS
9 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
10 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (30.00%) ZABBIX
10 6 (30.00%) nginx
10 6 (30.00%) Apache Solr
10 6 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (30.00%) Amazon S3
10 6 (30.00%) Google App Engine

Cisco PIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (30.00%) Apache
1 6 (30.00%) Apache Solr
1 6 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (30.00%) IIS
1 6 (30.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon ELB
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (30.00%) Google App Engine
1 6 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (75.00%) VPN
3 12 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (60.00%) Firewall
4 9 (45.00%) BGP
5 8 (40.00%) MPLS
5 8 (40.00%) OSPF
5 8 (40.00%) RIP
6 7 (35.00%) SAN
7 6 (30.00%) OpenVPN
8 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
8 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (5.00%) FWSM
8 1 (5.00%) Network Security
8 1 (5.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
1 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (30.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Administrator
4 5 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (15.00%) Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Support
6 3 (15.00%) Firewall Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Firewall Support
6 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Network Support
6 3 (15.00%) Network Support Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Network Systems Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (30.00%) Kafka
1 6 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (30.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (15.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) CentOS
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Network Design
2 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (30.00%) High Availability
2 6 (30.00%) Microservices
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (50.00%) CCNP
3 9 (45.00%) CCIE
4 3 (15.00%) CCNA
5 1 (5.00%) CCSA
5 1 (5.00%) CCSE
5 1 (5.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (30.00%) Docker
2 6 (30.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) FortiGate
2 6 (30.00%) HAProxy
2 6 (30.00%) Kibana
2 6 (30.00%) logstash
2 6 (30.00%) Puppet
2 6 (30.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) Dell
2 10 (50.00%) HP
3 8 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 6 (30.00%) New Relic
5 3 (15.00%) EqualLogic
5 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (15.00%) Meraki
5 3 (15.00%) Meru Networks
5 3 (15.00%) NetApp
5 3 (15.00%) Synology
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) Nokia