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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco PIX
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 121 135
Rank change year-on-year +44 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco PIX 33 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.55% 0.67% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.12% 2.45% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 13
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -13.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11%  

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 362 489 592
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 27.93% 27.23% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 272 375 361
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco PIX in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 50 (100.00%) Cisco
2 37 (74.00%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (72.00%) CCNP
4 33 (66.00%) Firewall
4 33 (66.00%) Cisco ASA
5 30 (60.00%) VPN
6 25 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 21 (42.00%) Palo Alto
7 21 (42.00%) MPLS
8 20 (40.00%) FWSM
9 17 (34.00%) Network Design
9 17 (34.00%) OSPF
9 17 (34.00%) BGP
9 17 (34.00%) CCIE
9 17 (34.00%) RIP
9 17 (34.00%) FortiGate
10 15 (30.00%) Juniper
10 15 (30.00%) JNCIS
11 13 (26.00%) Linux
12 9 (18.00%) HP
12 9 (18.00%) Dell
12 9 (18.00%) IPsec
13 8 (16.00%) Windows
13 8 (16.00%) SAN
13 8 (16.00%) CentOS
13 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
13 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
14 7 (14.00%) Kafka
14 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
14 7 (14.00%) Amazon ELB

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 7 (14.00%) Apache
1 7 (14.00%) Apache Solr
1 7 (14.00%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (14.00%) IIS
1 7 (14.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon ELB
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon S3
1 7 (14.00%) Google App Engine
1 7 (14.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (66.00%) Cisco ASA
1 33 (66.00%) Firewall
2 30 (60.00%) VPN
3 25 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 21 (42.00%) MPLS
5 20 (40.00%) FWSM
6 17 (34.00%) BGP
6 17 (34.00%) OSPF
6 17 (34.00%) RIP
7 9 (18.00%) IPsec
8 8 (16.00%) SAN
9 7 (14.00%) OpenVPN
10 5 (10.00%) DMVPN
10 5 (10.00%) SSL
11 4 (8.00%) Wireless
12 3 (6.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (14.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (14.00%) MySQL
1 7 (14.00%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (14.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (10.00%) Digital Economy
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
1 5 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 32 (64.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 32 (64.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 19 (38.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 17 (34.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 17 (34.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 15 (30.00%) Implementation Engineer
5 15 (30.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 15 (30.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Administrator
6 5 (10.00%) Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Security Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Security Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) SIEM Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Splunk Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.00%) Network Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (14.00%) Kafka
1 7 (14.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Linux
2 8 (16.00%) CentOS
2 8 (16.00%) Windows
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Network Design
2 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (14.00%) High Availability
2 7 (14.00%) Microservices
3 5 (10.00%) Information Security
3 5 (10.00%) ITIL
3 5 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (10.00%) Presales
3 5 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 5 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (10.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (10.00%) SIEM
3 5 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
3 5 (10.00%) Use Case
3 5 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (2.00%) Analytics
4 1 (2.00%) Data Analytics
Qualifications
1 37 (74.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (72.00%) CCNP
3 17 (34.00%) CCIE
4 15 (30.00%) JNCIS
5 5 (10.00%) CISM
5 5 (10.00%) CISSP
5 5 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (14.00%) Docker
2 7 (14.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (34.00%) FortiGate
2 7 (14.00%) HAProxy
2 7 (14.00%) Kibana
2 7 (14.00%) logstash
2 7 (14.00%) Puppet
2 7 (14.00%) ZABBIX
3 5 (10.00%) Nessus
3 5 (10.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (42.00%) Palo Alto
3 15 (30.00%) Juniper
4 9 (18.00%) Dell
4 9 (18.00%) HP
5 7 (14.00%) New Relic
6 5 (10.00%) NetWitness
6 5 (10.00%) Qualys
6 5 (10.00%) Splunk
7 4 (8.00%) F5
8 1 (2.00%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.00%) Meraki
8 1 (2.00%) Meru Networks
8 1 (2.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.00%) Synology