The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 52 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.95% 0.65% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.43% 3.79% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.01 £40.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-44.96% +83.90%
Cisco ASA
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 132 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.26% 17.19% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 81 51
Average daily rate £313 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £220 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £21.50 £17.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (82.35%) CCNA
4 13 (76.47%) Firewall
5 10 (58.82%) VPN
5 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
6 9 (52.94%) Juniper
6 9 (52.94%) OSPF
6 9 (52.94%) LAN
7 8 (47.06%) F5
8 7 (41.18%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (41.18%) WAN
8 7 (41.18%) CCNP
9 6 (35.29%) MPLS
9 6 (35.29%) BGP
10 5 (29.41%) EIGRP
10 5 (29.41%) Brocade
10 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (23.53%) HSRP
11 4 (23.53%) Network Security
11 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
11 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
11 4 (23.53%) Change Control
11 4 (23.53%) Programme Management
11 4 (23.53%) Finance
11 4 (23.53%) Migration
12 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (17.65%) CCSA
12 3 (17.65%) CCSE
12 3 (17.65%) Sourcefire

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) VPN
3 9 (52.94%) LAN
3 9 (52.94%) OSPF
4 7 (41.18%) WAN
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (35.29%) MPLS
5 6 (35.29%) BGP
6 5 (29.41%) EIGRP
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (23.53%) HSRP
7 4 (23.53%) Network Security
8 3 (17.65%) VRRP
8 3 (17.65%) BIG-IP
9 2 (11.76%) VLAN
9 2 (11.76%) IPsec
10 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
10 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
10 1 (5.88%) FCoE
10 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) SecurID
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Programme Management
1 4 (23.53%) Migration
1 4 (23.53%) Change Control
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Network Management
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
3 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) CCNA
3 7 (41.18%) CCNP
4 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) CCSA
5 3 (17.65%) CCSE
6 2 (11.76%) CCDP
7 1 (5.88%) CCVP
7 1 (5.88%) CCSP
7 1 (5.88%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
3 9 (52.94%) Juniper
4 8 (47.06%) F5
5 5 (29.41%) Brocade
6 3 (17.65%) Sourcefire
7 2 (11.76%) Foundry
8 1 (5.88%) SAP
8 1 (5.88%) Remedy
8 1 (5.88%) Nokia
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft