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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 54 64 71
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 17 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.04% 1.14% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.34% 7.19% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 6
Median daily rate £350 £260 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -31.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £260 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-48.71% +73.33%

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
182 153 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.88% 15.81% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 48 74
Median daily rate £425 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 11
Median hourly rate £38.50 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.62% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £14.20 £7.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £25.80 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes - 15 £388 -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) F5
3 19 (70.37%) Firewall
4 15 (55.56%) CCNP
4 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (55.56%) VPN
5 14 (51.85%) Juniper
6 13 (48.15%) Wireless
7 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
7 12 (44.44%) Blue Coat
8 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
8 11 (40.74%) Network Security
8 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
9 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
10 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (33.33%) LAN
11 8 (29.63%) ITIL
12 7 (25.93%) Windows
12 7 (25.93%) Nokia
12 7 (25.93%) Citrix
12 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
12 7 (25.93%) 802.1X
13 6 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 6 (22.22%) IPsec
13 6 (22.22%) CCSA
13 6 (22.22%) Information Security
13 6 (22.22%) TACACS
13 6 (22.22%) Intel Security
13 6 (22.22%) SSL
13 6 (22.22%) WAN

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) VPN
3 13 (48.15%) Wireless
4 11 (40.74%) Network Security
5 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (33.33%) LAN
6 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
7 6 (22.22%) IPsec
7 6 (22.22%) SSL
7 6 (22.22%) TACACS
7 6 (22.22%) WAN
8 5 (18.52%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (18.52%) Internet
9 4 (14.81%) BGP
9 4 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (14.81%) OSPF
9 4 (14.81%) Spanning Tree
10 3 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (11.11%) MPLS
10 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Network Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (14.81%) Information Specialist
4 4 (14.81%) Security Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Security Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Network Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Security Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) PKI
2 1 (3.70%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) Windows NT
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Information Security
2 6 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (18.52%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (18.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 5 (18.52%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) DNA
6 1 (3.70%) Fault Management
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL V2
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Network Design
6 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) CCNP
1 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
3 6 (22.22%) CCSA
3 6 (22.22%) CCSE
4 2 (7.41%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) CCA
5 1 (3.70%) CCAA
5 1 (3.70%) CCDA
5 1 (3.70%) CCDP
5 1 (3.70%) CCVP
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) XenApp
1 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
1 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Nexpose
2 4 (14.81%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.70%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.70%) AppDNA
3 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.70%) Nessus
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) F5
3 14 (51.85%) Juniper
4 12 (44.44%) Blue Coat
4 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 7 (25.93%) Citrix
5 7 (25.93%) Nokia
6 6 (22.22%) ArcSight
6 6 (22.22%) Intel Security
6 6 (22.22%) LogRhythm
7 5 (18.52%) Aruba
7 5 (18.52%) FireEye
7 5 (18.52%) GFI Software
7 5 (18.52%) Rapid7
7 5 (18.52%) Sourcefire
7 5 (18.52%) Symantec
7 5 (18.52%) TippingPoint
8 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.70%) Forcepoint