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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 105 96 129
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +33
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 19 36 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.83% 1.38% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.92% 9.35% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 6
Median daily rate £463 £375 £209
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +79.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £353 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-42.30% +11.42%
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
386 385 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.93% 14.74% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 198 287
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 48 36
Median hourly rate £29.61 £31.37 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.59% +4.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.50 £13.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 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
Hertfordshire -11 17 £463 -5.12% 1
Essex +5 1 - -
Bedfordshire +2 1 - -
Cisco ASA
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 of England region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 53 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (56.60%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (50.94%) Firewall
4 23 (43.40%) CheckPoint
4 23 (43.40%) WAN
5 21 (39.62%) LAN
5 21 (39.62%) Cisco Nexus
6 20 (37.74%) F5
7 19 (35.85%) CCNP
8 14 (26.42%) MPLS
8 14 (26.42%) Juniper
9 13 (24.53%) OSPF
9 13 (24.53%) Wireless
9 13 (24.53%) Blue Coat
10 12 (22.64%) Fortinet
10 12 (22.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 11 (20.75%) Data Centre
11 11 (20.75%) Network Security
11 11 (20.75%) PCI DSS
11 11 (20.75%) BGP
11 11 (20.75%) CCIE
12 10 (18.87%) DNS
12 10 (18.87%) Network Management
12 10 (18.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 9 (16.98%) Load Balancing
13 9 (16.98%) Sourcefire
13 9 (16.98%) BIG-IP
14 8 (15.09%) EIGRP
14 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
14 8 (15.09%) VPN

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 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.94%) Firewall
2 23 (43.40%) WAN
3 21 (39.62%) Cisco Nexus
3 21 (39.62%) LAN
4 14 (26.42%) MPLS
5 13 (24.53%) OSPF
5 13 (24.53%) Wireless
6 12 (22.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 11 (20.75%) BGP
7 11 (20.75%) Network Security
8 10 (18.87%) DNS
8 10 (18.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 9 (16.98%) BIG-IP
10 8 (15.09%) EIGRP
10 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
10 8 (15.09%) VPN
11 7 (13.21%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (13.21%) Spanning Tree
12 6 (11.32%) tcpdump
12 6 (11.32%) Wireshark
General
1 8 (15.09%) Banking
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
2 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Network Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Consultant
3 9 (16.98%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Security Consultant
4 6 (11.32%) Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Information Security Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Network Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Network Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Security Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Security Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Network Specialist
7 3 (5.66%) Network Technical Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) VMware Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Wireless Network Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Check Point Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.77%) NHS
3 1 (1.89%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) CentOS
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Network Management
2 9 (16.98%) Load Balancing
3 7 (13.21%) Information Security
3 7 (13.21%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (13.21%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (11.32%) Presales
4 6 (11.32%) SIEM
5 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.66%) Change Control
6 3 (5.66%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.77%) Internal Audit
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL
7 2 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.77%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.89%) ITSM
8 1 (1.89%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (56.60%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (35.85%) CCNP
3 11 (20.75%) CCIE
4 8 (15.09%) CCNA
5 6 (11.32%) CISSP
6 5 (9.43%) CCDP
7 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
8 3 (5.66%) CCDE
8 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.77%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.77%) iptables
3 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) Nessus
2 4 (7.55%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (7.55%) FortiGate
3 3 (5.66%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (43.40%) CheckPoint
3 20 (37.74%) F5
4 14 (26.42%) Juniper
5 13 (24.53%) Blue Coat
6 12 (22.64%) Fortinet
7 9 (16.98%) Sourcefire
8 7 (13.21%) ArcSight
8 7 (13.21%) LogLogic
8 7 (13.21%) LogRhythm
8 7 (13.21%) Splunk
8 7 (13.21%) VMware
9 6 (11.32%) Tripwire
10 5 (9.43%) Citrix
10 5 (9.43%) IronPort
11 4 (7.55%) Intel Security
11 4 (7.55%) Meraki
11 4 (7.55%) Palo Alto
12 3 (5.66%) Meru Networks
12 3 (5.66%) Ruckus Wireless