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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 78 93 92
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 43 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.80% 1.05% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.02% 4.39% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 9
Median daily rate £375 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £277 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.88 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+67.44% +22.15%
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
536 615 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.39% 23.88% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 274 210
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £208 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £494 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 14
Median hourly rate £13.50 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.42% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £14.08 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.06 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Reading +18 17 £450 -0.82% 2
Bracknell -3 12 £325 - 1
Maidenhead +3 3 - - 1
Slough +5 2 £375 -19.35%
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 87 (100.00%) Cisco
2 71 (81.61%) Firewall
3 59 (67.82%) CheckPoint
4 38 (43.68%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (35.63%) CCNP
6 30 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
7 29 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
8 26 (29.89%) BGP
9 25 (28.74%) CCSE
10 24 (27.59%) Network Security
11 23 (26.44%) F5
12 21 (24.14%) Fortinet
13 20 (22.99%) FortiGate
14 19 (21.84%) CCSA
14 19 (21.84%) OSPF
15 17 (19.54%) Telecoms
15 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
16 16 (18.39%) VPN
16 16 (18.39%) LAN
17 15 (17.24%) Windows
18 14 (16.09%) Linux
18 14 (16.09%) ITIL
18 14 (16.09%) EIGRP
18 14 (16.09%) VMware
19 13 (14.94%) CCIE
19 13 (14.94%) Juniper
19 13 (14.94%) Windows Server
19 13 (14.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 12 (13.79%) FWSM
20 12 (13.79%) Ethernet

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 6 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 71 (81.61%) Firewall
2 30 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 29 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
4 26 (29.89%) BGP
5 24 (27.59%) Network Security
6 19 (21.84%) OSPF
7 16 (18.39%) LAN
7 16 (18.39%) VPN
8 14 (16.09%) EIGRP
9 13 (14.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 12 (13.79%) Ethernet
10 12 (13.79%) FWSM
10 12 (13.79%) TCP/IP
11 11 (12.64%) Cisco IOS
11 11 (12.64%) Wireless
11 11 (12.64%) Wireshark
12 10 (11.49%) FCoE
12 10 (11.49%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (11.49%) MPLS
12 10 (11.49%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (19.54%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.75%) Billing
2 5 (5.75%) Retail
3 3 (3.45%) Finance
4 2 (2.30%) Back Office
4 2 (2.30%) Legal
4 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (51.72%) Network Engineer
2 31 (35.63%) Security Engineer
3 16 (18.39%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (18.39%) IP Engineer
3 16 (18.39%) IP Security Engineer
4 13 (14.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (14.94%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 10 (11.49%) Support Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Analyst
7 8 (9.20%) Network Analyst
8 7 (8.05%) NetApp Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Check Point Expert
9 6 (6.90%) IP Expert
9 6 (6.90%) Senior IP Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Senior Security Engineer
10 5 (5.75%) Cisco Support
10 5 (5.75%) Cisco Support Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) Firewall Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) FlexPod Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (1.15%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (11.49%) e-Health
2 10 (11.49%) FlexPod
3 7 (8.05%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.30%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.24%) Windows
2 14 (16.09%) Linux
3 13 (14.94%) Windows Server
4 10 (11.49%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.09%) ITIL
2 12 (13.79%) Network Design
3 10 (11.49%) DDoS Mitigation
3 10 (11.49%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 9 (10.34%) Load Balancing
5 8 (9.20%) Migration
6 7 (8.05%) High Availability
6 7 (8.05%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 7 (8.05%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 5 (5.75%) CRM
8 3 (3.45%) Change Management
8 3 (3.45%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.45%) Service Management
9 2 (2.30%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.30%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.30%) Network Management
9 2 (2.30%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.30%) Project Management
9 2 (2.30%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.30%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.30%) Perl
1 2 (2.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (43.68%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (35.63%) CCNP
3 25 (28.74%) CCSE
4 19 (21.84%) CCSA
5 13 (14.94%) CCIE
6 10 (11.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (8.05%) Check Point Certification
7 7 (8.05%) CISSP
7 7 (8.05%) Degree
7 7 (8.05%) NCDA
8 5 (5.75%) CCNA
9 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.15%) CCDP
11 1 (1.15%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.15%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.49%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.45%) SLA
3 2 (2.30%) GLP
System Software
1 12 (13.79%) ProxySG
2 10 (11.49%) vSphere
3 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (22.99%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.30%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.30%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (2.30%) Nagios
2 2 (2.30%) Puppet
2 2 (2.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) Cisco
2 59 (67.82%) CheckPoint
3 23 (26.44%) F5
4 21 (24.14%) Fortinet
5 14 (16.09%) VMware
6 13 (14.94%) Juniper
7 12 (13.79%) Blue Coat
7 12 (13.79%) IBM
8 10 (11.49%) CA
8 10 (11.49%) NetApp
9 9 (10.34%) Nokia
10 3 (3.45%) Citrix
11 2 (2.30%) Clearswift
11 2 (2.30%) EMC
11 2 (2.30%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (2.30%) Intel Security
11 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
11 2 (2.30%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.30%) Trustwave
12 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds
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