Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco PIX
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 966 994 940
Rank change year-on-year +28 -54 +42
Permanent jobs citing Cisco PIX 216 255 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 0.77% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 204 216 272
UK median annual salary £48,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.50% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,375 £29,775
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +18.75%

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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 28229 33319 37723
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.95% 16.86% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22890 27620 30667
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
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 18 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco PIX in the UK

Cisco PIX
Top 13 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 18 August 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 +33 213 £49,000 -2.00% 6
UK excluding London +62 173 £47,500 -5.00% 3
South East +71 115 £55,000 +10.00% 2
London +6 43 £55,000 - 3
North of England +16 36 £45,000 +5.88% 1
North West -11 23 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Midlands +46 16 £35,000 -30.00%
West Midlands +28 16 £35,000 -30.00%
Yorkshire - 13 £65,000 -
Wales +17 2 £37,500 +1.35%
South West -5 2 £41,250 -8.33%
Scotland +16 1 £47,500 +2.15%
East of England +11 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 216 (100.00%) Cisco
2 191 (88.43%) Cisco ASA
3 177 (81.94%) Cisco Certification
4 174 (80.56%) Firewall
5 129 (59.72%) VPN
6 122 (56.48%) CCNP
6 122 (56.48%) MPLS
7 94 (43.52%) F5
8 87 (40.28%) WAN
9 75 (34.72%) CCNA
10 74 (34.26%) CCIE
10 74 (34.26%) Palo Alto
11 64 (29.63%) BGP
12 63 (29.17%) Windows
13 62 (28.70%) OSPF
14 58 (26.85%) CheckPoint
15 57 (26.39%) DNS
15 57 (26.39%) IPsec
16 56 (25.93%) Juniper
17 55 (25.46%) Microsoft
17 55 (25.46%) Load Balancing
18 54 (25.00%) DHCP
18 54 (25.00%) LAN
19 52 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
19 52 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
20 50 (23.15%) Linux
20 50 (23.15%) VMware
21 49 (22.69%) SSL
21 49 (22.69%) Network Security
22 47 (21.76%) Active Directory

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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.72%) Apache
3 20 (9.26%) IIS
4 14 (6.48%) Tomcat
5 13 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.70%) Skype for Business
7 7 (3.24%) Apache Solr
7 7 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (3.24%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (3.24%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (3.24%) Amazon ELB
1 7 (3.24%) Amazon S3
1 7 (3.24%) Google App Engine
1 7 (3.24%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (2.78%) SaaS
3 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 191 (88.43%) Cisco ASA
2 174 (80.56%) Firewall
3 129 (59.72%) VPN
4 122 (56.48%) MPLS
5 87 (40.28%) WAN
6 64 (29.63%) BGP
7 62 (28.70%) OSPF
8 57 (26.39%) DNS
8 57 (26.39%) IPsec
9 54 (25.00%) DHCP
9 54 (25.00%) LAN
10 49 (22.69%) Network Security
10 49 (22.69%) SSL
11 47 (21.76%) TCP/IP
12 40 (18.52%) EIGRP
13 39 (18.06%) VLAN
14 38 (17.59%) Cisco Nexus
14 38 (17.59%) Wireless
15 34 (15.74%) Cisco IOS
15 34 (15.74%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.72%) MySQL
1 21 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.48%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (3.24%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (3.24%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (3.24%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.24%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (12.96%) Finance
2 23 (10.65%) Back Office
3 20 (9.26%) Telecoms
4 17 (7.87%) Manufacturing
5 13 (6.02%) Electronics
5 13 (6.02%) Marketing
6 5 (2.31%) Digital Economy
6 5 (2.31%) Legal
7 2 (0.93%) Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 141 (65.28%) Network Engineer
2 70 (32.41%) Cisco Engineer
2 70 (32.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 41 (18.98%) Consultant
4 38 (17.59%) Senior Network Engineer
5 29 (13.43%) Technical Consultant
6 28 (12.96%) Security Engineer
7 27 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
8 22 (10.19%) IT Consultant
8 22 (10.19%) Security Consultant
8 22 (10.19%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 22 (10.19%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 21 (9.72%) Network Support
10 19 (8.80%) Administrator
10 19 (8.80%) Analyst
10 19 (8.80%) Senior Consultant
10 19 (8.80%) Senior Security Consultant
10 19 (8.80%) Support Analyst
10 19 (8.80%) Systems Administrator
11 18 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.41%) 802.1X
2 8 (3.70%) Middleware
3 7 (3.24%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (3.24%) Kafka
3 7 (3.24%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (1.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.41%) iPad
3 13 (6.02%) Clustering
3 13 (6.02%) Replication
4 7 (3.24%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.85%) Life Science
6 3 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.39%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 63 (29.17%) Windows
2 52 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
2 52 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (23.15%) Linux
4 39 (18.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 10 (4.63%) Unix
7 9 (4.17%) Solaris
8 8 (3.70%) CentOS
9 3 (1.39%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (25.46%) Load Balancing
2 44 (20.37%) ITIL
3 27 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 24 (11.11%) Network Design
5 22 (10.19%) High Availability
5 22 (10.19%) Service Delivery
6 21 (9.72%) Presales
7 20 (9.26%) Problem Management
8 19 (8.80%) Kalman Filter
9 16 (7.41%) Change Management
9 16 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
10 14 (6.48%) Migration
10 14 (6.48%) Network Management
11 13 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (6.02%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (6.02%) Integration Testing
11 13 (6.02%) Programme Management
11 13 (6.02%) Server Building
11 13 (6.02%) SIEM
12 12 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.19%) SQL
2 13 (6.02%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.46%) Java
3 1 (0.46%) Python
3 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 177 (81.94%) Cisco Certification
2 122 (56.48%) CCNP
3 75 (34.72%) CCNA
4 74 (34.26%) CCIE
5 31 (14.35%) JNCIS
6 22 (10.19%) Degree
7 20 (9.26%) CCSE
8 18 (8.33%) CISSP
9 14 (6.48%) CCIE Security
10 13 (6.02%) MCITP
10 13 (6.02%) MCP
10 13 (6.02%) MCSE
10 13 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (6.02%) Security Cleared
10 13 (6.02%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (6.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (5.09%) JNCIE
12 10 (4.63%) CISA
12 10 (4.63%) CSSLP
13 8 (3.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.09%) PMO
2 8 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.78%) QA
4 5 (2.31%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.85%) SLA
6 3 (1.39%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 47 (21.76%) Active Directory
2 36 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 36 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (14.35%) Hyper-V
4 23 (10.65%) VMware Workstation
4 23 (10.65%) XenApp
5 14 (6.48%) KVM
5 14 (6.48%) XenServer
6 8 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
6 8 (3.70%) ISA Server
7 7 (3.24%) Docker
7 7 (3.24%) Varnish
8 1 (0.46%) Snort
Systems Management
1 29 (13.43%) FortiGate
2 22 (10.19%) WSUS
3 21 (9.72%) ZABBIX
4 13 (6.02%) Backup Exec
4 13 (6.02%) vCenter Server
5 8 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 8 (3.70%) MOM
5 8 (3.70%) SCOM
6 7 (3.24%) HAProxy
6 7 (3.24%) Kibana
6 7 (3.24%) logstash
6 7 (3.24%) Puppet
7 6 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (2.31%) Nessus
8 5 (2.31%) Nmap
9 3 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.93%) Cacti
11 1 (0.46%) OpenView
11 1 (0.46%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 216 (100.00%) Cisco
2 94 (43.52%) F5
3 74 (34.26%) Palo Alto
4 58 (26.85%) CheckPoint
5 56 (25.93%) Juniper
6 55 (25.46%) Microsoft
7 50 (23.15%) VMware
8 30 (13.89%) Citrix
9 29 (13.43%) Riverbed
10 27 (12.50%) Dell
11 23 (10.65%) McAfee
11 23 (10.65%) SolarWinds
12 22 (10.19%) HP
13 19 (8.80%) IronPort
13 19 (8.80%) SonicWALL
14 16 (7.41%) Blue Coat
15 14 (6.48%) Fortinet
15 14 (6.48%) Tufin
16 13 (6.02%) ProCurve
16 13 (6.02%) Veeam