The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 26 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.26% 0.85% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.70% 5.71% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £22.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -37.93%
Cisco ASA
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
73 35 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.06% 14.96% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 10 29
Average daily rate £390 £280 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Basingstoke region.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (80.00%) CCNA
4 7 (70.00%) CCNP
5 6 (60.00%) Firewall
5 6 (60.00%) LAN
6 5 (50.00%) OSPF
6 5 (50.00%) BGP
6 5 (50.00%) VLAN
7 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (40.00%) Change Management
7 4 (40.00%) Wireless
7 4 (40.00%) WAN
7 4 (40.00%) ITIL
7 4 (40.00%) Juniper
7 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (30.00%) HP
8 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
8 3 (30.00%) Network Security
9 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (20.00%) Junos
9 2 (20.00%) FWSM
9 2 (20.00%) Crossbeam
9 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (20.00%) Migration
9 2 (20.00%) Banking
9 2 (20.00%) CCSE
9 2 (20.00%) CCSA

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) BGP
2 5 (50.00%) OSPF
2 5 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) FWSM
5 2 (20.00%) Junos
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (10.00%) MPLS
6 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Support
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Support
3 2 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) LAN/WAN Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) CCNA
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) CCSA
4 2 (20.00%) CCSE
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) CCIE
5 1 (10.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Crossbeam
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) VMware