The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 92 85 86
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 8 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.50% 0.82% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.23% 8.33% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
Median daily rate £300 £306 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +4.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £22.01 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+104.42% -6.32%
Cisco ASA
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
189 156 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.91% 9.81% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 81 98
Median daily rate £375 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £235 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £407 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 26
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £13.00 £9.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £36.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Derbyshire +3 5 £300 +8.90%
Northamptonshire +1 2 £344 -14.06% 1
Nottinghamshire -10 1 £238 -40.62%
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (62.50%) CCNP
5 9 (56.25%) CheckPoint
6 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (43.75%) Wireless
8 6 (37.50%) CCNA
9 5 (31.25%) LAN
9 5 (31.25%) CCIE
9 5 (31.25%) Network Security
9 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
9 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
10 4 (25.00%) VLAN
10 4 (25.00%) OSPF
10 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 3 (18.75%) CCDP
11 3 (18.75%) WAN
11 3 (18.75%) Windows
11 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
11 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (18.75%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (18.75%) NX-OS
12 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 2 (12.50%) Coaching
12 2 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
12 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (12.50%) JIRA

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (43.75%) Wireless
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) Network Security
5 4 (25.00%) OSPF
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) VLAN
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (18.75%) NX-OS
6 3 (18.75%) WAN
6 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
7 2 (12.50%) DNS
7 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
7 2 (12.50%) IPsec
7 2 (12.50%) SAN
7 2 (12.50%) SSL
7 2 (12.50%) VPN
8 1 (6.25%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Network Support
3 2 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) Coaching
2 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Network Design
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Security Management
3 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
3 1 (6.25%) SIEM
3 1 (6.25%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (62.50%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) CCNA
4 5 (31.25%) CCIE
5 3 (18.75%) CCDP
6 1 (6.25%) CCSE
6 1 (6.25%) CISM
6 1 (6.25%) CISSP
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (6.25%) EnCase
3 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
3 1 (6.25%) FTK
3 1 (6.25%) Nessus
3 1 (6.25%) QRadar
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) SCOM
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
4 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Meraki
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) MobileIron
5 1 (6.25%) NetWitness
5 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.25%) ScanSafe
5 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
5 1 (6.25%) Sophos