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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 91 89 100
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 7 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.43% 0.97% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.80% 7.91% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 0
Median daily rate £325 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £385
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £39.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-48.73% +71.73%
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
184 215 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.26% 12.22% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 112 51
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £221 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £429 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 27
Median hourly rate £13.75 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £28.75 £25.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +11 3 £325 -
Northamptonshire +1 1 £350 -17.64%
Nottinghamshire -5 1 £400 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) Firewall
3 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (63.16%) CCNP
5 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
6 7 (36.84%) LAN
6 7 (36.84%) Wireless
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
7 6 (31.58%) WAN
7 6 (31.58%) Windows
7 6 (31.58%) Juniper
8 5 (26.32%) Network Security
9 4 (21.05%) F5
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
9 4 (21.05%) OSPF
9 4 (21.05%) CCNA
9 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
9 4 (21.05%) VPN
10 3 (15.79%) SSL
10 3 (15.79%) Linux
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
10 3 (15.79%) SAN
10 3 (15.79%) IPsec
10 3 (15.79%) Migration
10 3 (15.79%) Network Design
10 3 (15.79%) VLAN
10 3 (15.79%) Network Optimisation
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (36.84%) LAN
2 7 (36.84%) Wireless
3 6 (31.58%) WAN
4 5 (26.32%) Network Security
5 4 (21.05%) OSPF
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (21.05%) VPN
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (15.79%) IPsec
6 3 (15.79%) SAN
6 3 (15.79%) SSL
6 3 (15.79%) VLAN
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (10.53%) DHCP
7 2 (10.53%) DNS
7 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
7 2 (10.53%) TACACS
8 1 (5.26%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Voice Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) HP Storage
3 1 (5.26%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
1 3 (15.79%) Migration
1 3 (15.79%) Network Design
1 3 (15.79%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (10.53%) Coaching
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Fault Management
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) Information Security
3 1 (5.26%) Network Management
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (63.16%) CCNP
3 4 (21.05%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) CCSE
5 2 (10.53%) CCIE
5 2 (10.53%) CCSA
6 1 (5.26%) CCDP
6 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.26%) Nessus
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
3 6 (31.58%) Juniper
4 4 (21.05%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) Exinda
5 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
6 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) Nokia
6 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
6 2 (10.53%) VMware
7 1 (5.26%) Altiris
7 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL