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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 75 97 102
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 38 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.69% 0.93% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.82% 4.20% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 8
Median daily rate £413 £465 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +6.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £518 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+109.05% -2.15%
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
486 571 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.55% 22.23% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 275 239
Median daily rate £365 £338 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.41% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +27 15 £450 - 3
Bracknell - 12 £375 - 1
Slough +4 3 £375 -19.35%
Maidenhead -1 2 - -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 82 (100.00%) Cisco
2 63 (76.83%) Firewall
3 55 (67.07%) CheckPoint
4 35 (42.68%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (36.59%) CCNP
6 29 (35.37%) Cisco Nexus
7 26 (31.71%) BGP
8 23 (28.05%) CCSE
8 23 (28.05%) Network Security
9 22 (26.83%) Cisco PIX
10 21 (25.61%) F5
10 21 (25.61%) Fortinet
11 20 (24.39%) CCSA
11 20 (24.39%) OSPF
12 18 (21.95%) FortiGate
13 16 (19.51%) VPN
13 16 (19.51%) Telecoms
14 15 (18.29%) Network Design
14 15 (18.29%) ITIL
14 15 (18.29%) LAN
14 15 (18.29%) Data Centre
15 14 (17.07%) Linux
15 14 (17.07%) VMware
16 13 (15.85%) EIGRP
16 13 (15.85%) Juniper
16 13 (15.85%) SAN
17 12 (14.63%) FWSM
17 12 (14.63%) Windows
17 12 (14.63%) Ethernet
18 11 (13.41%) CCIE

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 (7.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 63 (76.83%) Firewall
2 29 (35.37%) Cisco Nexus
3 26 (31.71%) BGP
4 23 (28.05%) Network Security
5 22 (26.83%) Cisco PIX
6 20 (24.39%) OSPF
7 16 (19.51%) VPN
8 15 (18.29%) LAN
9 13 (15.85%) EIGRP
9 13 (15.85%) SAN
10 12 (14.63%) Ethernet
10 12 (14.63%) FWSM
11 11 (13.41%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (12.20%) DNS
12 10 (12.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 10 (12.20%) FCoE
12 10 (12.20%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (12.20%) TCP/IP
12 10 (12.20%) Wireless
13 9 (10.98%) Cisco Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (19.51%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.32%) Retail
3 5 (6.10%) Billing
4 4 (4.88%) Finance
5 2 (2.44%) Back Office
5 2 (2.44%) Legal
5 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (47.56%) Network Engineer
2 27 (32.93%) Security Engineer
3 14 (17.07%) Cisco Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) IP Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) IP Security Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (13.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 11 (13.41%) Senior Network Engineer
7 10 (12.20%) Support Engineer
8 8 (9.76%) Analyst
8 8 (9.76%) Network Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) NetApp Engineer
10 5 (6.10%) Cisco Support
10 5 (6.10%) Cisco Support Engineer
11 4 (4.88%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
11 4 (4.88%) Firewall Engineer
11 4 (4.88%) FlexPod Engineer
11 4 (4.88%) Network Support
11 4 (4.88%) Network Support Engineer
12 3 (3.66%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) SAML
2 1 (1.22%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (12.20%) e-Health
2 10 (12.20%) FlexPod
3 7 (8.54%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.44%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.22%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.07%) Linux
2 12 (14.63%) Windows
3 10 (12.20%) Data ONTAP
3 10 (12.20%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.29%) ITIL
1 15 (18.29%) Network Design
2 10 (12.20%) DDoS Mitigation
2 10 (12.20%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 8 (9.76%) Migration
4 7 (8.54%) High Availability
4 7 (8.54%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 7 (8.54%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 5 (6.10%) CRM
5 5 (6.10%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.88%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.66%) Change Management
7 3 (3.66%) Service Management
7 3 (3.66%) TOGAF
8 2 (2.44%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.44%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.44%) Network Management
8 2 (2.44%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.44%) Project Management
8 2 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.44%) Perl
1 2 (2.44%) Python
2 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (42.68%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (36.59%) CCNP
3 23 (28.05%) CCSE
4 20 (24.39%) CCSA
5 11 (13.41%) CCIE
6 10 (12.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (9.76%) Check Point Certification
7 8 (9.76%) Degree
8 7 (8.54%) CISSP
8 7 (8.54%) NCDA
9 4 (4.88%) CCNA
10 2 (2.44%) CISMP
10 2 (2.44%) CRISC
10 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.22%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.22%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.66%) SLA
3 2 (2.44%) GLP
3 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (13.41%) vSphere
2 10 (12.20%) ProxySG
3 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.44%) vCloud
5 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (21.95%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.44%) Nagios
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (2.44%) Puppet
3 1 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) Cisco
2 55 (67.07%) CheckPoint
3 21 (25.61%) F5
3 21 (25.61%) Fortinet
4 14 (17.07%) VMware
5 13 (15.85%) Juniper
6 10 (12.20%) Blue Coat
6 10 (12.20%) CA
6 10 (12.20%) IBM
6 10 (12.20%) NetApp
7 9 (10.98%) Nokia
8 4 (4.88%) Palo Alto
9 3 (3.66%) EMC
10 2 (2.44%) Citrix
10 2 (2.44%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.44%) Oracle
11 1 (1.22%) Dell
11 1 (1.22%) HP
11 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
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