The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 137 144 181
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +37
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 15 46 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.91% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.41% 6.79% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 38 19
Average daily rate £375 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.74% +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
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
340 677 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.84% 13.45% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 491 442
Average daily rate £413 £388 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £507 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 24
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.70 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.25 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £40.00 £31.30
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 the City of London

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (81.48%) Firewall
3 16 (59.26%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (51.85%) CheckPoint
5 13 (48.15%) CCNP
5 13 (48.15%) WAN
6 12 (44.44%) OSPF
6 12 (44.44%) BGP
6 12 (44.44%) Wireless
6 12 (44.44%) F5
7 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (37.04%) Finance
8 10 (37.04%) Juniper
8 10 (37.04%) VPN
9 9 (33.33%) LAN
9 9 (33.33%) Palo Alto
10 8 (29.63%) Cisco Wireless
10 8 (29.63%) Network Security
10 8 (29.63%) ITIL
10 8 (29.63%) MPLS
11 7 (25.93%) EIGRP
11 7 (25.93%) CCIE
11 7 (25.93%) VMware
11 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
12 6 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
12 6 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (22.22%) IPsec
12 6 (22.22%) BIG-IP
12 6 (22.22%) Fortinet
12 6 (22.22%) Cisco IOS

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 1 (3.70%) Zimbra
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) Firewall
2 13 (48.15%) WAN
3 12 (44.44%) BGP
3 12 (44.44%) OSPF
3 12 (44.44%) Wireless
4 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (37.04%) VPN
6 9 (33.33%) LAN
7 8 (29.63%) Cisco Wireless
7 8 (29.63%) MPLS
7 8 (29.63%) Network Security
8 7 (25.93%) EIGRP
9 6 (22.22%) BIG-IP
9 6 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (22.22%) DNS
9 6 (22.22%) IPsec
10 5 (18.52%) DHCP
10 5 (18.52%) DMVPN
11 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Check Point Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Security Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Voice Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Voice Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Security Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Voice Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Voice Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (14.81%) Statistics
4 3 (11.11%) Fat Client
4 3 (11.11%) PKI
4 3 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) CentOS
2 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
2 4 (14.81%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (11.11%) Line Management
3 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.11%) Network Design
3 3 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
3 3 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
4 2 (7.41%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Network Management
4 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (48.15%) CCNP
3 7 (25.93%) CCIE
4 4 (14.81%) CCNA
5 3 (11.11%) CISM
5 3 (11.11%) CISSP
6 2 (7.41%) CCSE
7 1 (3.70%) CCSA
7 1 (3.70%) Degree
7 1 (3.70%) GIAC
7 1 (3.70%) GSEC
7 1 (3.70%) MCSE
7 1 (3.70%) MCTS
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) CheckPoint
3 12 (44.44%) F5
4 10 (37.04%) Juniper
5 9 (33.33%) Palo Alto
6 7 (25.93%) VMware
7 6 (22.22%) Fortinet
8 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
9 4 (14.81%) Citrix
9 4 (14.81%) Infoblox
9 4 (14.81%) Riverbed
9 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
10 3 (11.11%) Imperva
10 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.11%) Polycom
11 2 (7.41%) Avaya
11 2 (7.41%) Nortel
11 2 (7.41%) Tandberg
12 1 (3.70%) Kaspersky
12 1 (3.70%) Tufin
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