Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco PIX
UK
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1118 1002 965
Rank change year-on-year -116 -37 -69
Permanent jobs citing Cisco PIX 65 174 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.63% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 52 150 253
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £33,950 £32,375 £35,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.11% -10.00% +5.26%

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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26,439 27,489 34,262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.92% 16.18% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21,044 22,397 28,443
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £25,125
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Cisco PIX
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco PIX in the UK

Cisco PIX
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cisco PIX in the UK

Cisco PIX
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco PIX over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco PIX in the UK

Cisco PIX
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco PIX within the UK over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -121 63 £50,000 - 6
UK excluding London -91 46 £44,500 -1.11% 3
South East -58 24 £52,500 +1.45% 1
London -64 19 £57,500 -2.13% 4
North of England -9 12 £40,000 -38.46% 1
North West -11 12 £40,000 -15.79% 1
East Midlands -3 7 £45,000 +8.43%
Midlands -5 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Wales +9 1 £40,000 +6.67% 1
South West -22 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Northern Ireland - 1 £43,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco PIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Cisco PIX.

1 65 (100.00%) Cisco
2 60 (92.31%) Cisco ASA
3 58 (89.23%) Firewall
4 57 (87.69%) Cisco Certification
5 47 (72.31%) CCNP
6 35 (53.85%) VPN
7 32 (49.23%) MPLS
8 26 (40.00%) CCNA
9 24 (36.92%) IPsec
9 24 (36.92%) F5
10 23 (35.38%) SSL
11 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
11 22 (33.85%) Cisco Firepower
12 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
12 21 (32.31%) WAN
13 20 (30.77%) CCIE
13 20 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
13 20 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
14 19 (29.23%) FortiGate
14 19 (29.23%) VoIP
14 19 (29.23%) Wi-Fi
15 18 (27.69%) Wireless
15 18 (27.69%) DNS
15 18 (27.69%) CheckPoint
16 17 (26.15%) OSPF
16 17 (26.15%) BGP
17 16 (24.62%) LAN
18 15 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
19 13 (20.00%) GPRS
19 13 (20.00%) ISDN

Cisco PIX
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.54%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.54%) G Suite
2 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.54%) Route 53
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (92.31%) Cisco ASA
2 58 (89.23%) Firewall
3 35 (53.85%) VPN
4 32 (49.23%) MPLS
5 24 (36.92%) IPsec
6 23 (35.38%) SSL
7 22 (33.85%) Cisco Firepower
8 21 (32.31%) WAN
9 20 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
9 20 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (29.23%) VoIP
10 19 (29.23%) Wi-Fi
11 18 (27.69%) DNS
11 18 (27.69%) Wireless
12 17 (26.15%) BGP
12 17 (26.15%) OSPF
13 16 (24.62%) LAN
14 13 (20.00%) DSL
14 13 (20.00%) GPRS
14 13 (20.00%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.54%) MySQL
2 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Back Office
3 4 (6.15%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (55.38%) Network Engineer
2 21 (32.31%) Cisco Engineer
3 19 (29.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Administrator
6 5 (7.69%) Network Administrator
6 5 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Network Support
7 4 (6.15%) Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Firewall Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Firewall Support
7 4 (6.15%) Network Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Network Support Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) LDAP
2 4 (6.15%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.08%) Clustering
2 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.08%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.08%) Replication
2 2 (3.08%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (1.54%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Solaris
3 4 (6.15%) Unix
3 4 (6.15%) Windows
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.62%) CentOS
4 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.08%) Debian
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
2 12 (18.46%) Change Management
3 10 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 8 (12.31%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (10.77%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (10.77%) Security Patching
6 6 (9.23%) Network Design
7 5 (7.69%) Business Development
7 5 (7.69%) ITIL
8 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
8 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.08%) Network Architecture
9 2 (3.08%) Network Management
9 2 (3.08%) Network Planning
9 2 (3.08%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.08%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (1.54%) Process Improvement
10 1 (1.54%) Server Monitoring
10 1 (1.54%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.54%) Perl
3 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 57 (87.69%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (72.31%) CCNP
3 26 (40.00%) CCNA
4 20 (30.77%) CCIE
5 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 7 (10.77%) Degree
7 5 (7.69%) DV Cleared
8 4 (6.15%) CCIE Security
9 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (3.08%) CCSA
10 2 (3.08%) CCSP
10 2 (3.08%) HP APS
10 2 (3.08%) MCSA
11 1 (1.54%) MCP
11 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 5 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (7.69%) XenApp
4 2 (3.08%) NFS
4 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.54%) iptables
5 1 (1.54%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 19 (29.23%) FortiGate
2 11 (16.92%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (7.69%) MOM
3 5 (7.69%) SCOM
3 5 (7.69%) WSUS
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (3.08%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.54%) Cacti
5 1 (1.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (36.92%) F5
3 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
4 18 (27.69%) CheckPoint
5 11 (16.92%) IronPort
6 10 (15.38%) Palo Alto
6 10 (15.38%) VMware
7 9 (13.85%) Juniper
7 9 (13.85%) Riverbed
8 7 (10.77%) Citrix
8 7 (10.77%) SolarWinds
9 5 (7.69%) McAfee
10 4 (6.15%) Blue Coat
10 4 (6.15%) Forcepoint
11 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
12 2 (3.08%) HP
12 2 (3.08%) IBM
12 2 (3.08%) NetApp
12 2 (3.08%) Nokia
12 2 (3.08%) Symantec