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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England / East of England
Rank 111 110 106
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 13 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% 0.47% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% 3.35% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
Median daily rate £450 £429 £531
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.95% -19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £356 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £488 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £32.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-45.59% +45.00%

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
370 328 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.39% 14.10% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 178 178
Median daily rate £325 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £240 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 30 67
Median hourly rate £19.90 £41.50 £23.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.04% +78.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.68 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 20 February 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +1 9 £473 -3.07% 1
Essex -1 3 £425 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Cisco ASA
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 of England region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (63.64%) CheckPoint
3 17 (51.52%) F5
4 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (45.45%) Firewall
5 15 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 15 (45.45%) Blue Coat
6 14 (42.42%) MPLS
6 14 (42.42%) DNS
7 13 (39.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 12 (36.36%) BIG-IP
9 10 (30.30%) Banking
9 10 (30.30%) CCNP
10 9 (27.27%) Juniper
11 8 (24.24%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (18.18%) CCIE
12 6 (18.18%) LAN
13 5 (15.15%) WAN
13 5 (15.15%) Wireless
13 5 (15.15%) Network Security
14 4 (12.12%) Fortinet
14 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (12.12%) Sourcefire
14 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
14 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
14 4 (12.12%) BGP
14 4 (12.12%) OSPF
14 4 (12.12%) Presales
15 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
15 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (3.03%) IIS
1 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 15 (45.45%) Firewall
2 14 (42.42%) DNS
2 14 (42.42%) MPLS
3 13 (39.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 12 (36.36%) BIG-IP
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (18.18%) LAN
7 5 (15.15%) Network Security
7 5 (15.15%) WAN
7 5 (15.15%) Wireless
8 4 (12.12%) BGP
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (12.12%) OSPF
9 3 (9.09%) ATM
9 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
9 3 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (6.06%) DHCP
10 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
10 2 (6.06%) VPN
General
1 10 (30.30%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Security Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Check Point Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Network Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) Blue Coat Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Network Support
6 2 (6.06%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.03%) NHS
2 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) Presales
2 3 (9.09%) Change Control
2 3 (9.09%) Information Security
2 3 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.06%) Network Management
3 2 (6.06%) SIEM
3 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.03%) Internal Audit
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL
4 1 (3.03%) ITSM
4 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.03%) Line Management
4 1 (3.03%) Migration
4 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (30.30%) CCNP
3 6 (18.18%) CCIE
4 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
5 3 (9.09%) CCNA
5 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) CISSP
7 1 (3.03%) CCDE
7 1 (3.03%) CCDP
7 1 (3.03%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Nessus
2 2 (6.06%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (63.64%) CheckPoint
3 17 (51.52%) F5
4 15 (45.45%) Blue Coat
5 9 (27.27%) Juniper
6 4 (12.12%) Fortinet
6 4 (12.12%) Sourcefire
7 3 (9.09%) ArcSight
7 3 (9.09%) LogLogic
7 3 (9.09%) LogRhythm
7 3 (9.09%) Meraki
7 3 (9.09%) Splunk
7 3 (9.09%) VMware
8 2 (6.06%) Citrix
8 2 (6.06%) Intel Security
8 2 (6.06%) Remedy
8 2 (6.06%) Tripwire
9 1 (3.03%) Aruba
9 1 (3.03%) Brocade
9 1 (3.03%) Computacenter