The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 93 99 91
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 22 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.00% 0.99% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 4.63% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 9
Median daily rate £375 £465 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £420 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+96.66% -21.05%
Cisco ASA
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
460 540 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.91% 21.43% 26.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 279 236
Median daily rate £363 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 24
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Berkshire region.

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +7 13 £375 - 1
Reading +19 4 £450 - 1
Slough +1 2 £360 -22.58%
Maidenhead -9 1 - -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 71 (100.00%) Cisco
2 54 (76.06%) Firewall
3 52 (73.24%) CheckPoint
4 28 (39.44%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (33.80%) CCSE
5 24 (33.80%) Cisco Nexus
6 23 (32.39%) BGP
6 23 (32.39%) CCNP
7 20 (28.17%) CCSA
7 20 (28.17%) Fortinet
7 20 (28.17%) F5
8 19 (26.76%) Cisco PIX
8 19 (26.76%) Network Security
8 19 (26.76%) OSPF
9 18 (25.35%) VPN
10 17 (23.94%) LAN
10 17 (23.94%) Network Design
11 15 (21.13%) Juniper
11 15 (21.13%) FortiGate
12 12 (16.90%) Data Centre
12 12 (16.90%) Telecoms
12 12 (16.90%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (15.49%) EIGRP
13 11 (15.49%) FWSM
14 10 (14.08%) Wireless
14 10 (14.08%) SAN
14 10 (14.08%) CCIE
15 9 (12.68%) Blue Coat
15 9 (12.68%) ProxySG
15 9 (12.68%) Degree

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.41%) IaaS
2 1 (1.41%) PaaS
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (76.06%) Firewall
2 24 (33.80%) Cisco Nexus
3 23 (32.39%) BGP
4 19 (26.76%) Cisco PIX
4 19 (26.76%) Network Security
4 19 (26.76%) OSPF
5 18 (25.35%) VPN
6 17 (23.94%) LAN
7 12 (16.90%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (15.49%) EIGRP
8 11 (15.49%) FWSM
9 10 (14.08%) SAN
9 10 (14.08%) Wireless
10 9 (12.68%) Cisco Wireless
10 9 (12.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (11.27%) BIG-IP
11 8 (11.27%) DNS
11 8 (11.27%) Ethernet
11 8 (11.27%) RIP
11 8 (11.27%) SSL
General
1 12 (16.90%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.86%) Retail
3 5 (7.04%) Billing
3 5 (7.04%) Finance
4 2 (2.82%) Back Office
4 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (42.25%) Network Engineer
2 22 (30.99%) Security Engineer
3 12 (16.90%) IP Engineer
3 12 (16.90%) IP Security Engineer
4 10 (14.08%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (14.08%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) Analyst
5 9 (12.68%) Network Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) NetApp Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Architect
9 4 (5.63%) Firewall Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Check Point Expert
10 3 (4.23%) Cisco Support
10 3 (4.23%) Consultant
10 3 (4.23%) IP Expert
10 3 (4.23%) Security Architect
10 3 (4.23%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) SAML
2 1 (1.41%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (8.45%) e-Health
3 6 (8.45%) FlexPod
4 3 (4.23%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Linux
1 8 (11.27%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Data ONTAP
2 6 (8.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.94%) Network Design
2 9 (12.68%) DDoS Mitigation
2 9 (12.68%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 9 (12.68%) ITIL
3 6 (8.45%) High Availability
3 6 (8.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 6 (8.45%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 5 (7.04%) CRM
5 3 (4.23%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.23%) Migration
5 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.82%) Change Management
6 2 (2.82%) Data Protection
6 2 (2.82%) Network Management
6 2 (2.82%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.82%) Project Management
6 2 (2.82%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.41%) Network Packet Analysis
7 1 (1.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.41%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) C
2 1 (1.41%) Perl
2 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (39.44%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (33.80%) CCSE
3 23 (32.39%) CCNP
4 20 (28.17%) CCSA
5 10 (14.08%) CCIE
6 9 (12.68%) Check Point Certification
6 9 (12.68%) Degree
7 6 (8.45%) CISSP
7 6 (8.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (5.63%) CCNA
9 3 (4.23%) CISMP
9 3 (4.23%) CRISC
9 3 (4.23%) NCDA
10 1 (1.41%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.41%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.68%) ProxySG
2 8 (11.27%) vSphere
3 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.23%) vCloud
4 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 71 (100.00%) Cisco
2 52 (73.24%) CheckPoint
3 20 (28.17%) F5
3 20 (28.17%) Fortinet
4 15 (21.13%) Juniper
5 9 (12.68%) Blue Coat
5 9 (12.68%) Nokia
6 8 (11.27%) VMware
7 6 (8.45%) CA
7 6 (8.45%) IBM
7 6 (8.45%) NetApp
8 5 (7.04%) Palo Alto
9 3 (4.23%) Oracle
10 2 (2.82%) EMC
10 2 (2.82%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (2.82%) HP
10 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.41%) Citrix
11 1 (1.41%) Dell
11 1 (1.41%) Foundry
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