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 4 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 179 174 200
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 27 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.35% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.52% 2.75% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 12
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £511 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.01 £22.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+0.05% +12.82%
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
767 728 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.27% 12.63% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 491 531
Average daily rate £425 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 36
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.50 £43.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% -52.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.15 £160.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015, 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 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (80.39%) Firewall
3 28 (54.90%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (47.06%) CheckPoint
5 23 (45.10%) OSPF
6 22 (43.14%) F5
7 21 (41.18%) CCNP
8 20 (39.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (37.25%) BGP
9 19 (37.25%) LAN
9 19 (37.25%) WAN
9 19 (37.25%) VPN
10 18 (35.29%) MPLS
10 18 (35.29%) Juniper
11 16 (31.37%) Wireless
11 16 (31.37%) Network Security
12 11 (21.57%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (21.57%) IPsec
12 11 (21.57%) Finance
12 11 (21.57%) EIGRP
12 11 (21.57%) CCNA
12 11 (21.57%) Data Centre
13 10 (19.61%) HSRP
13 10 (19.61%) Cisco CUCM
13 10 (19.61%) SolarWinds
13 10 (19.61%) Load Balancing
14 9 (17.65%) DNS
14 9 (17.65%) Windows
14 9 (17.65%) Spanning Tree
15 8 (15.69%) Network Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 41 (80.39%) Firewall
2 23 (45.10%) OSPF
3 20 (39.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 19 (37.25%) BGP
4 19 (37.25%) LAN
4 19 (37.25%) WAN
4 19 (37.25%) VPN
5 18 (35.29%) MPLS
6 16 (31.37%) Network Security
6 16 (31.37%) Wireless
7 11 (21.57%) IPsec
7 11 (21.57%) EIGRP
7 11 (21.57%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (19.61%) HSRP
9 9 (17.65%) Spanning Tree
9 9 (17.65%) DNS
10 8 (15.69%) BIG-IP
10 8 (15.69%) VLAN
11 7 (13.73%) Cisco ISE
11 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Advertising
4 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (64.71%) Network Engineer
2 12 (23.53%) Security Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Voice Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Network Specialist
6 4 (7.84%) Network Support
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Network Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Communications Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Network Security Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco Support
8 2 (3.92%) Network Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Network Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Network Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) XMPP
2 5 (9.80%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.96%) CSS
3 1 (1.96%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.80%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) PKI
4 2 (3.92%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.96%) RMADS
5 1 (1.96%) CESG
5 1 (1.96%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.96%) SUSE
5 1 (1.96%) AIX
5 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Load Balancing
2 8 (15.69%) Project Management
2 8 (15.69%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (13.73%) ITIL
4 5 (9.80%) Migration
5 4 (7.84%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 4 (7.84%) SIEM
6 3 (5.88%) Investment Management
6 3 (5.88%) Network Management
6 3 (5.88%) Low Latency
7 2 (3.92%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.92%) Line Management
7 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.92%) Service Management
7 2 (3.92%) Change Management
7 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) SQL
1 2 (3.92%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 28 (54.90%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (41.18%) CCNP
3 11 (21.57%) CCNA
4 5 (9.80%) CISSP
5 4 (7.84%) CCIE
5 4 (7.84%) CCSA
6 2 (3.92%) CCSE
6 2 (3.92%) JNCIS
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.92%) Degree
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.96%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.92%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.96%) vSphere
4 1 (1.96%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.84%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (7.84%) OPNET
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (5.88%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (3.92%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.92%) OpenView
5 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (47.06%) CheckPoint
3 22 (43.14%) F5
4 18 (35.29%) Juniper
5 10 (19.61%) SolarWinds
6 8 (15.69%) Citrix
7 7 (13.73%) VMware
7 7 (13.73%) Riverbed
8 6 (11.76%) Aruba
8 6 (11.76%) Blue Coat
9 3 (5.88%) BT
9 3 (5.88%) CA
9 3 (5.88%) Fortinet
9 3 (5.88%) Polycom
9 3 (5.88%) Infoblox
10 2 (3.92%) Imperva
10 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.92%) HP
10 2 (3.92%) Websense
10 2 (3.92%) Brocade
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
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City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago