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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 74 73 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 13 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.16% 0.097% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.30% 0.94% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate
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£378 £475 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.52% +153.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.24% +26.75%
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
178 106 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.85% 10.27% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 28 35
Average daily rate £395 £383 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £141 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 12
Average hourly rate £15.75 £21.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.04 £14.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £37.50 £24.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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
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 29 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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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
Milton Keynes - 11 £355 - 3
High Wycombe - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (84.00%) Firewall
3 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
4 17 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (68.00%) CheckPoint
4 17 (68.00%) CCNP
5 15 (60.00%) LAN
5 15 (60.00%) WAN
6 13 (52.00%) F5
6 13 (52.00%) DV Cleared
7 12 (48.00%) Juniper
8 10 (40.00%) ITIL
8 10 (40.00%) Citrix
8 10 (40.00%) Fault Management
9 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
9 9 (36.00%) CCNA
9 9 (36.00%) Nokia
10 8 (32.00%) TACACS
10 8 (32.00%) VPN
10 8 (32.00%) Load Balancing
10 8 (32.00%) CCSA
10 8 (32.00%) Blue Coat
10 8 (32.00%) CCSE
11 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
11 7 (28.00%) Change Management
12 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
12 6 (24.00%) SLA
12 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
13 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (20.00%) Cisco PIX

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) MediaWiki
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 21 (84.00%) Firewall
2 15 (60.00%) LAN
2 15 (60.00%) WAN
3 8 (32.00%) TACACS
3 8 (32.00%) VPN
4 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (20.00%) OSPF
5 5 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (16.00%) BGP
6 4 (16.00%) MPLS
6 4 (16.00%) Wireless
6 4 (16.00%) Multicast
7 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications
7 3 (12.00%) HSRP
7 3 (12.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 3 (12.00%) DHCP
7 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (12.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) PKI
2 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.00%) Tandem
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
1 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
1 10 (40.00%) Fault Management
2 8 (32.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (28.00%) Change Management
4 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Validation
6 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Network Management
7 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (4.00%) Time Management
7 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.00%) B2B
7 1 (4.00%) Service Management
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (68.00%) CCNP
3 13 (52.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (36.00%) CCNA
5 8 (32.00%) CCSA
5 8 (32.00%) CCSE
6 3 (12.00%) CCIE
6 3 (12.00%) CCDP
6 3 (12.00%) CCIP
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) vSphere
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) XenApp
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.00%) Cacti
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (68.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (52.00%) F5
4 12 (48.00%) Juniper
5 10 (40.00%) Citrix
6 9 (36.00%) Nokia
7 8 (32.00%) Blue Coat
8 5 (20.00%) Computacenter
9 3 (12.00%) HP
9 3 (12.00%) VMware
10 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
11 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
11 1 (4.00%) Crossbeam
11 1 (4.00%) IronPort
11 1 (4.00%) Oracle
11 1 (4.00%) NetApp
11 1 (4.00%) McAfee