The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 90 119 95
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -24
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 38 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.38% 0.82% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.51% 6.27% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +72.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £233 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £385 £320
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +20.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £33.75 £23.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £23.00 £22.31
% change year-on-year
+71.73% +3.08%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
506 399 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.35% 13.11% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 174 125
Average daily rate £328 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £181 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 31 72
Average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Hertfordshire +5 10 £360 +20.00%
Essex 0 10 £275 -31.25%
Bedfordshire - 8 £413 - 2
Cambridgeshire +3 5 - - 1
Norfolk - 5 £650 -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (78.85%) Firewall
3 24 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (44.23%) F5
4 23 (44.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 19 (36.54%) Juniper
6 18 (34.62%) CCNP
7 16 (30.77%) Wireless
8 15 (28.85%) Network Security
9 13 (25.00%) ITIL
9 13 (25.00%) Windows
9 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
10 11 (21.15%) Finance
11 9 (17.31%) VMware
11 9 (17.31%) Blue Coat
11 9 (17.31%) Citrix
11 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
11 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
12 8 (15.38%) HP
12 8 (15.38%) WAN
12 8 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (13.46%) OSPF
13 7 (13.46%) LAN
14 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
14 6 (11.54%) CCSP
14 6 (11.54%) CCNA
14 6 (11.54%) CCDP
14 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
14 6 (11.54%) VLAN
14 6 (11.54%) vSphere

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.92%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Office
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 41 (78.85%) Firewall
2 23 (44.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 16 (30.77%) Wireless
4 15 (28.85%) Network Security
5 8 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (15.38%) WAN
6 7 (13.46%) LAN
6 7 (13.46%) OSPF
7 6 (11.54%) VLAN
8 5 (9.62%) BGP
8 5 (9.62%) VPN
9 4 (7.69%) VoIP
9 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
9 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (7.69%) NetScreen
9 4 (7.69%) NetScaler
10 3 (5.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (5.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (5.77%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (5.77%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) EDMS
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Network Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) Analyst
2 8 (15.38%) Consultant
3 6 (11.54%) Network Consultant
3 6 (11.54%) Security Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Network Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Network Specialist
4 5 (9.62%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Network Support
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Security Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.85%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Thin Client
1 2 (3.85%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.92%) Open Source
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (5.77%) Migration
3 3 (5.77%) Network Design
4 2 (3.85%) Cyber Security
4 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
4 2 (3.85%) SIEM
4 2 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (1.92%) Information Governance
5 1 (1.92%) Network Management
5 1 (1.92%) Kanban
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.92%) CRM
5 1 (1.92%) Service Management
5 1 (1.92%) Change Management
5 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.92%) Data Security
5 1 (1.92%) Scrum
5 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) Python
1 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (34.62%) CCNP
3 6 (11.54%) CCNA
3 6 (11.54%) CCDP
3 6 (11.54%) CCSP
4 5 (9.62%) CCIE
4 5 (9.62%) CCSE
5 4 (7.69%) JNCIP
5 4 (7.69%) JNCIE
5 4 (7.69%) HP ASE
5 4 (7.69%) HP MASE
6 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.85%) Degree
7 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.92%) HND
8 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
1 1 (1.92%) TickIT
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
2 6 (11.54%) vSphere
2 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.62%) ProxySG
4 2 (3.85%) Xen
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.92%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) RANCID
2 1 (1.92%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (44.23%) F5
3 19 (36.54%) Juniper
4 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
5 9 (17.31%) Citrix
5 9 (17.31%) VMware
5 9 (17.31%) Blue Coat
6 8 (15.38%) HP
7 5 (9.62%) Riverbed
7 5 (9.62%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.69%) Infoblox
8 4 (7.69%) Aerohive Networks
8 4 (7.69%) Fortinet
9 3 (5.77%) Oracle
9 3 (5.77%) Symantec
9 3 (5.77%) AlgoSec
9 3 (5.77%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (5.77%) Sophos
9 3 (5.77%) Splunk
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