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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 74 74 117
Rank change year-on-year
0 +43
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 47 56 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.85% 2.06% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.27% 7.64% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 4
Average daily rate £365 £363 £478
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -24.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.00 - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £22.50 £25.35
% change year-on-year
-0.55% -11.24%
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
568 733 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.35% 27.03% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 324 233
Average daily rate £363 £325 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -10.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £201 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 38
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +51.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £39.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 23 £400 +10.34% 6
Slough +5 5 £365 +21.66% 2
Newbury +10 4 £313 - 1
Bracknell -1 4 £293 -2.50%
Maidenhead +1 3 - -
Windsor - 1 £365 -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 72 (100.00%) Cisco
2 59 (81.94%) Firewall
3 35 (48.61%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 30 (41.67%) Juniper
5 30 (41.67%) CCNP
6 29 (40.28%) LAN
7 28 (38.89%) Wireless
8 26 (36.11%) VPN
9 25 (34.72%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (26.39%) WAN
11 18 (25.00%) BGP
12 17 (23.61%) CCIE
12 17 (23.61%) OSPF
13 16 (22.22%) Data Centre
14 15 (20.83%) MPLS
15 14 (19.44%) ITIL
15 14 (19.44%) Network Design
16 13 (18.06%) Internet
17 12 (16.67%) EIGRP
17 12 (16.67%) Palo Alto
17 12 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
18 11 (15.28%) Cisco PIX
18 11 (15.28%) CCSA
18 11 (15.28%) Windows
19 10 (13.89%) SSL
19 10 (13.89%) TCP/IP
19 10 (13.89%) CCNA
19 10 (13.89%) CCSE
19 10 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) IaaS
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.78%) PaaS
4 1 (1.39%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (1.39%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (81.94%) Firewall
2 29 (40.28%) LAN
3 28 (38.89%) Wireless
4 26 (36.11%) VPN
5 25 (34.72%) Cisco Nexus
6 19 (26.39%) WAN
7 18 (25.00%) BGP
8 17 (23.61%) OSPF
9 15 (20.83%) MPLS
10 13 (18.06%) Internet
11 12 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
11 12 (16.67%) EIGRP
12 11 (15.28%) Cisco PIX
13 10 (13.89%) SSL
13 10 (13.89%) TCP/IP
14 9 (12.50%) Broadband
14 9 (12.50%) Network Security
14 9 (12.50%) VLAN
15 8 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 8 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Billing
3 1 (1.39%) Electronics
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (65.28%) Network Engineer
2 26 (36.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 26 (36.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Security Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.11%) Network Support
4 8 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Cisco Support
5 7 (9.72%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Network Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Check Point Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Consultant
7 5 (6.94%) LAN Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) WAN Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Network Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (1.39%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Linux
3 6 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.78%) CentOS
4 2 (2.78%) Unix
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) ITIL
1 14 (19.44%) Network Design
2 10 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 7 (9.72%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (6.94%) High Availability
5 5 (6.94%) Migration
5 5 (6.94%) Project Management
6 2 (2.78%) Change Control
6 2 (2.78%) CRM
6 2 (2.78%) Database Security
6 2 (2.78%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.78%) Information Security
6 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (2.78%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.78%) SDLC
6 2 (2.78%) SIEM
6 2 (2.78%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.39%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.39%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 3 (4.17%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) Perl
2 2 (2.78%) Python
3 1 (1.39%) C
3 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (48.61%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (41.67%) CCNP
3 17 (23.61%) CCIE
4 11 (15.28%) CCSA
5 10 (13.89%) CCNA
5 10 (13.89%) CCSE
6 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 8 (11.11%) Check Point Certification
7 8 (11.11%) Degree
8 3 (4.17%) CCDP
9 2 (2.78%) CISSP
10 1 (1.39%) CCIP
10 1 (1.39%) CCSP
10 1 (1.39%) CISM
10 1 (1.39%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.39%) Firmware
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (6.94%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.78%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (2.78%) Nessus
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 72 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 30 (41.67%) Juniper
4 12 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 9 (12.50%) F5
6 8 (11.11%) Brocade
7 7 (9.72%) Aruba
7 7 (9.72%) HP
8 6 (8.33%) Avaya
8 6 (8.33%) NetScout
9 4 (5.56%) Blue Coat
9 4 (5.56%) IBM
10 3 (4.17%) Fortinet
10 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.17%) Nokia
11 2 (2.78%) ArcSight
11 2 (2.78%) Infoblox
11 2 (2.78%) Qualys
11 2 (2.78%) Splunk
11 2 (2.78%) Trustwave
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