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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England / East of England
Rank 113 104 118
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 13 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% 0.97% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.38% 6.52% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Median daily rate £473 £450 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +48.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £363 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £491 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-48.71% +73.33%

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
385 353 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.12% 14.91% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 174 196
Median daily rate £325 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £242 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 40 53
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.38 £24.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.91% -7.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

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
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 22 January 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 -5 11 £473 -3.07%
Essex -2 2 - -
Cisco ASA
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (53.33%) CheckPoint
4 22 (48.89%) Firewall
5 19 (42.22%) F5
6 18 (40.00%) CCNP
7 15 (33.33%) MPLS
8 14 (31.11%) LAN
8 14 (31.11%) WAN
8 14 (31.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (31.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 14 (31.11%) Blue Coat
9 13 (28.89%) DNS
10 12 (26.67%) Juniper
10 12 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 11 (24.44%) BIG-IP
12 10 (22.22%) Banking
12 10 (22.22%) PCI DSS
12 10 (22.22%) CCIE
12 10 (22.22%) Wireless
13 9 (20.00%) Fortinet
13 9 (20.00%) Network Security
14 8 (17.78%) Network Management
14 8 (17.78%) OSPF
15 7 (15.56%) BGP
15 7 (15.56%) Information Security
15 7 (15.56%) Splunk
15 7 (15.56%) ArcSight
15 7 (15.56%) LogLogic
15 7 (15.56%) Nessus

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 (2.22%) IIS
1 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (48.89%) Firewall
2 15 (33.33%) MPLS
3 14 (31.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (31.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 14 (31.11%) LAN
3 14 (31.11%) WAN
4 13 (28.89%) DNS
5 12 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 11 (24.44%) BIG-IP
7 10 (22.22%) Wireless
8 9 (20.00%) Network Security
9 8 (17.78%) OSPF
10 7 (15.56%) BGP
10 7 (15.56%) Spanning Tree
11 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
11 6 (13.33%) tcpdump
11 6 (13.33%) Wireshark
12 5 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (11.11%) VPN
13 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 10 (22.22%) Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Network Engineer
2 14 (31.11%) Consultant
3 9 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Information Security Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Network Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Security Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Security Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Network Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Network Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Wireless Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Network Management
2 7 (15.56%) Information Security
2 7 (15.56%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (15.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 6 (13.33%) Presales
3 6 (13.33%) SIEM
4 5 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.67%) Change Control
5 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.44%) Internal Audit
6 2 (4.44%) ITIL
7 1 (2.22%) ITSM
7 1 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.22%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.22%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.22%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (40.00%) CCNP
3 10 (22.22%) CCIE
4 6 (13.33%) CISSP
5 5 (11.11%) CCNA
6 3 (6.67%) CCDP
7 2 (4.44%) CCDE
7 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Nessus
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (53.33%) CheckPoint
3 19 (42.22%) F5
4 14 (31.11%) Blue Coat
5 12 (26.67%) Juniper
6 9 (20.00%) Fortinet
7 7 (15.56%) ArcSight
7 7 (15.56%) LogLogic
7 7 (15.56%) LogRhythm
7 7 (15.56%) Splunk
8 6 (13.33%) Sourcefire
8 6 (13.33%) Tripwire
9 5 (11.11%) Meraki
10 4 (8.89%) Intel Security
10 4 (8.89%) Palo Alto
11 3 (6.67%) Aruba
11 3 (6.67%) IronPort
11 3 (6.67%) Ruckus Wireless
11 3 (6.67%) ScanSafe
11 3 (6.67%) VMware
Ipswich, Suffolk
Austin Fraser
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