The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 67 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 10 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.03% 1.11% 0.097%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.76% 6.57% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Average daily rate £260 £378 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.12% -20.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.41% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
148 198 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.24% 16.87% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 84 29
Average daily rate £399 £378 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 10
Average hourly rate £16.10 £22.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.81% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.92 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £34.20 £37.50
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 9 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
Marlow - 6 - -
Aylesbury - 2 - -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (80.95%) Firewall
3 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (71.43%) CCNP
5 12 (57.14%) BGP
6 10 (47.62%) LAN
7 9 (42.86%) SolarWinds
7 9 (42.86%) Migration
7 9 (42.86%) Palo Alto
8 8 (38.10%) DMVPN
8 8 (38.10%) EIGRP
8 8 (38.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (38.10%) WAN
9 7 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
10 5 (23.81%) Linux
10 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (19.05%) VPN
11 4 (19.05%) MPLS
11 4 (19.05%) OSPF
11 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
12 3 (14.29%) Juniper
12 3 (14.29%) F5
12 3 (14.29%) VMware
12 3 (14.29%) CCSE
12 3 (14.29%) iptables
13 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
13 2 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 2 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 2 (9.52%) Cisco Prime
13 2 (9.52%) Telecoms

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) BGP
3 10 (47.62%) LAN
4 8 (38.10%) DMVPN
4 8 (38.10%) EIGRP
4 8 (38.10%) WAN
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (19.05%) MPLS
6 4 (19.05%) OSPF
6 4 (19.05%) VPN
7 2 (9.52%) 802.11
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (9.52%) HSRP
7 2 (9.52%) Internet
7 2 (9.52%) Network Security
7 2 (9.52%) VoIP
7 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
8 1 (4.76%) NX-OS
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) IT Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Voice Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Firewall Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) IP Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Migration
2 1 (4.76%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (4.76%) Project Management
2 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (71.43%) CCNP
3 3 (14.29%) CCSE
4 2 (9.52%) CCIE
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) iptables
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) Palo Alto
2 9 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
4 3 (14.29%) F5
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Acme Packet
5 1 (4.76%) Google
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle