Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco PIX
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 998 996 1035
Rank change year-on-year -2 +39 -98
Permanent jobs citing Cisco PIX 183 228 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 0.71% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 166 176 211
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +12.50%

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 28032 32026 36588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.97% 16.89% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 22748 26289 30197
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 October 2017.

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 23 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 181 £47,500 -5.00% 3
UK excluding London +51 139 £47,500 -5.00% 1
South East +72 90 £49,000 -2.00%
London -43 44 £56,250 +9.22% 2
North of England +26 37 £45,000 +5.88%
North West +24 28 £45,000 +5.88%
Midlands +22 10 £35,000 -47.17%
West Midlands +10 10 £35,000 -37.78%
Yorkshire +28 9 £65,000 -
Wales +12 1 £37,500 -16.67%
Scotland -14 1 £47,500 +2.15%

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 with a requirement for Cisco PIX.

1 183 (100.00%) Cisco
2 169 (92.35%) Cisco ASA
3 157 (85.79%) Cisco Certification
4 154 (84.15%) Firewall
5 119 (65.03%) VPN
6 111 (60.66%) MPLS
7 106 (57.92%) CCNP
8 98 (53.55%) WAN
9 90 (49.18%) F5
10 72 (39.34%) CCNA
11 69 (37.70%) CCIE
12 67 (36.61%) Load Balancing
13 60 (32.79%) SSL
14 58 (31.69%) BGP
14 58 (31.69%) IPsec
15 56 (30.60%) Microsoft
16 54 (29.51%) CheckPoint
16 54 (29.51%) LAN
17 53 (28.96%) Windows
17 53 (28.96%) DNS
17 53 (28.96%) OSPF
18 50 (27.32%) Network Security
18 50 (27.32%) Juniper
18 50 (27.32%) DHCP
19 49 (26.78%) ITIL
20 45 (24.59%) Palo Alto
21 44 (24.04%) Windows Server 2012
21 44 (24.04%) EIGRP
21 44 (24.04%) Windows Server 2008
22 42 (22.95%) Linux

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 27 (14.75%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (7.65%) IIS
4 12 (6.56%) Apache
4 12 (6.56%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Office 365
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 169 (92.35%) Cisco ASA
2 154 (84.15%) Firewall
3 119 (65.03%) VPN
4 111 (60.66%) MPLS
5 98 (53.55%) WAN
6 60 (32.79%) SSL
7 58 (31.69%) BGP
7 58 (31.69%) IPsec
8 54 (29.51%) LAN
9 53 (28.96%) DNS
9 53 (28.96%) OSPF
10 50 (27.32%) DHCP
10 50 (27.32%) Network Security
11 44 (24.04%) EIGRP
12 41 (22.40%) Ethernet
13 40 (21.86%) VLAN
14 39 (21.31%) Cisco IOS
14 39 (21.31%) VoIP
15 37 (20.22%) TCP/IP
16 34 (18.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.56%) MySQL
1 12 (6.56%) SQL Server
1 12 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 12 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 12 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (1.64%) Big Data
General
1 32 (17.49%) Finance
2 20 (10.93%) Telecoms
3 18 (9.84%) Manufacturing
4 17 (9.29%) Back Office
5 11 (6.01%) Electronics
5 11 (6.01%) Marketing
6 9 (4.92%) Digital Economy
6 9 (4.92%) Legal
7 4 (2.19%) Games
8 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 111 (60.66%) Network Engineer
2 53 (28.96%) Cisco Engineer
2 53 (28.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 38 (20.77%) Consultant
4 28 (15.30%) Senior Network Engineer
5 26 (14.21%) Security Engineer
6 24 (13.11%) Network Security Engineer
7 23 (12.57%) Security Consultant
7 23 (12.57%) Technical Consultant
8 20 (10.93%) Senior Consultant
8 20 (10.93%) Senior Security Consultant
9 18 (9.84%) Analyst
9 18 (9.84%) IT Consultant
9 18 (9.84%) Support Analyst
10 16 (8.74%) Administrator
10 16 (8.74%) Deployment Engineer
10 16 (8.74%) Network Deployment Engineer
11 15 (8.20%) Network Support
12 13 (7.10%) Juniper Engineer
12 13 (7.10%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.10%) 802.1X
2 7 (3.83%) Middleware
3 2 (1.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.38%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.65%) Clustering
2 14 (7.65%) Replication
3 9 (4.92%) iPad
4 7 (3.83%) Life Science
5 4 (2.19%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.19%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.64%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.09%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (28.96%) Windows
2 44 (24.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 44 (24.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 42 (22.95%) Linux
4 41 (22.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (9.29%) Windows Server
6 8 (4.37%) Unix
7 5 (2.73%) Solaris
8 4 (2.19%) CatOS
9 1 (0.55%) Debian
9 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (36.61%) Load Balancing
2 49 (26.78%) ITIL
3 25 (13.66%) Presales
4 22 (12.02%) Kalman Filter
4 22 (12.02%) Service Delivery
5 21 (11.48%) Mentoring
5 21 (11.48%) Problem Management
6 20 (10.93%) Change Management
7 19 (10.38%) Network Monitoring
7 19 (10.38%) Service Management
8 16 (8.74%) Network Design
8 16 (8.74%) SIEM
9 15 (8.20%) High Availability
9 15 (8.20%) ITIL V3
9 15 (8.20%) ITSM
9 15 (8.20%) Network Management
10 14 (7.65%) Integration Testing
10 14 (7.65%) Migration
10 14 (7.65%) Server Building
11 13 (7.10%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.74%) SQL
2 14 (7.65%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 157 (85.79%) Cisco Certification
2 106 (57.92%) CCNP
3 72 (39.34%) CCNA
4 69 (37.70%) CCIE
5 28 (15.30%) Degree
6 24 (13.11%) JNCIS
7 21 (11.48%) CISSP
8 18 (9.84%) CCSE
9 14 (7.65%) MCITP
9 14 (7.65%) MCP
9 14 (7.65%) MCSE
9 14 (7.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (7.65%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (7.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (7.10%) CISM
11 11 (6.01%) CCIE Security
12 9 (4.92%) JNCIE
12 9 (4.92%) Security Cleared
13 8 (4.37%) CISA
13 8 (4.37%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (6.01%) PMO
3 9 (4.92%) PCI DSS
4 6 (3.28%) QA
5 5 (2.73%) SLA
6 4 (2.19%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 39 (21.31%) Active Directory
2 32 (17.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (16.94%) Terminal Services
4 17 (9.29%) Hyper-V
4 17 (9.29%) VMware Workstation
4 17 (9.29%) XenApp
5 12 (6.56%) KVM
5 12 (6.56%) XenServer
6 4 (2.19%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (2.19%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (11.48%) FortiGate
2 16 (8.74%) WSUS
3 14 (7.65%) Backup Exec
3 14 (7.65%) vCenter Server
4 12 (6.56%) ZABBIX
5 9 (4.92%) Nessus
5 9 (4.92%) Nmap
6 7 (3.83%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (2.73%) Cacti
7 5 (2.73%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (2.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (2.19%) MOM
8 4 (2.19%) Nagios
8 4 (2.19%) OpenNMS
8 4 (2.19%) SCOM
9 1 (0.55%) OpenView
Vendors
1 183 (100.00%) Cisco
2 90 (49.18%) F5
3 56 (30.60%) Microsoft
4 54 (29.51%) CheckPoint
5 50 (27.32%) Juniper
6 45 (24.59%) Palo Alto
7 35 (19.13%) Riverbed
7 35 (19.13%) VMware
8 23 (12.57%) Citrix
8 23 (12.57%) SolarWinds
9 18 (9.84%) IronPort
10 17 (9.29%) McAfee
11 15 (8.20%) Dell
11 15 (8.20%) HP
11 15 (8.20%) SonicWALL
12 14 (7.65%) Draytek
12 14 (7.65%) ProCurve
12 14 (7.65%) Veeam
12 14 (7.65%) WatchGuard
12 14 (7.65%) ZyXEL