The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 297 259 369
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +110
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 361 426 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.83% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.68% 5.48% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 255 143
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 7
Median hourly rate £20.25 £39.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.07% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-48.07% +69.56%
Cisco ASA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7707 7775 6798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.08% 15.10% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4754 4296 3643
Median daily rate £393 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 423 380
Median hourly rate £26.00 £27.32 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +36.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in England

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the England region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 2 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
South East +2 109 £380 +1.33% 23
London -74 103 £388 +10.71% 31
South West +22 36 £375 +13.63% 7
Yorkshire +2 31 £395 -1.37% 4
West Midlands -11 27 £380 +3.40% 11
East of England -15 24 £335 -10.66% 1
North West -29 19 £388 +19.23% 6
East Midlands -6 6 £325 -18.75% 1
North East -36 2 £263 - 6
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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 England region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 670 (100.00%) Cisco
2 541 (80.75%) Firewall
3 384 (57.31%) Cisco Certification
4 335 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 302 (45.07%) CCNP
6 238 (35.52%) WAN
7 222 (33.13%) LAN
8 210 (31.34%) Wireless
9 197 (29.40%) Network Security
10 189 (28.21%) F5
11 177 (26.42%) Cisco Nexus
12 169 (25.22%) CCNA
13 161 (24.03%) VPN
14 146 (21.79%) Juniper
15 140 (20.90%) BGP
16 131 (19.55%) Data Centre
17 119 (17.76%) OSPF
18 118 (17.61%) MPLS
19 112 (16.72%) Security Cleared
20 106 (15.82%) Palo Alto
21 103 (15.37%) SC Cleared
22 99 (14.78%) ITIL
23 88 (13.13%) CCIE
24 83 (12.39%) DNS
24 83 (12.39%) VoIP
25 82 (12.24%) Blue Coat
26 81 (12.09%) EIGRP
27 80 (11.94%) Finance
28 76 (11.34%) VMware
28 76 (11.34%) TCP/IP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in 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 15 (2.24%) MS Exchange
2 13 (1.94%) Skype for Business
3 12 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (1.04%) Apache
4 7 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (0.75%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.60%) IIS
7 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.45%) Zimbra
8 2 (0.30%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.15%) JBoss
9 1 (0.15%) nginx
9 1 (0.15%) Node.js
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.79%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.04%) Office 365
2 6 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.45%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.30%) IaaS
5 2 (0.30%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.15%) SaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 541 (80.75%) Firewall
2 238 (35.52%) WAN
3 222 (33.13%) LAN
4 210 (31.34%) Wireless
5 197 (29.40%) Network Security
6 177 (26.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 161 (24.03%) VPN
8 140 (20.90%) BGP
9 119 (17.76%) OSPF
10 118 (17.61%) MPLS
11 83 (12.39%) DNS
11 83 (12.39%) VoIP
12 81 (12.09%) EIGRP
13 76 (11.34%) TCP/IP
14 67 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
14 67 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
15 64 (9.55%) Cisco IOS
15 64 (9.55%) IPsec
16 62 (9.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 61 (9.10%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.30%) MySQL
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.15%) DB2
5 1 (0.15%) QlikView
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (2.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 80 (11.94%) Finance
2 40 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 19 (2.84%) Banking
4 17 (2.54%) Retail
5 10 (1.49%) Legal
6 8 (1.19%) Law
7 7 (1.04%) Billing
8 5 (0.75%) Military
9 4 (0.60%) Games
9 4 (0.60%) Marketing
10 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.30%) Back Office
10 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.30%) Publishing
11 1 (0.15%) Automotive
11 1 (0.15%) Electronics
11 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 422 (62.99%) Network Engineer
2 158 (23.58%) Cisco Engineer
3 145 (21.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 108 (16.12%) Security Engineer
5 93 (13.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 65 (9.70%) Senior Network Engineer
7 53 (7.91%) Firewall Engineer
8 48 (7.16%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 40 (5.97%) Support Engineer
10 35 (5.22%) Analyst
11 33 (4.93%) Consultant
12 29 (4.33%) Network Analyst
13 28 (4.18%) Network Support
14 27 (4.03%) Network Consultant
14 27 (4.03%) Network Support Engineer
15 25 (3.73%) Network Specialist
16 22 (3.28%) Architect
16 22 (3.28%) Cisco Security Engineer
17 21 (3.13%) Cisco Support
18 20 (2.99%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.33%) 802.1X
2 9 (1.34%) CSS
3 8 (1.19%) Web Services
4 4 (0.60%) Middleware
4 4 (0.60%) WAP
5 3 (0.45%) XMPP
6 2 (0.30%) OCX
7 1 (0.15%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 131 (19.55%) Data Centre
2 23 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (2.84%) Driving Licence
4 16 (2.39%) PKI
5 15 (2.24%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 11 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (1.49%) Cryptography
8 9 (1.34%) Statistics
9 7 (1.04%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.04%) FlexPod
10 5 (0.75%) Blackberry
10 5 (0.75%) e-Health
10 5 (0.75%) EMC VNX
11 4 (0.60%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.60%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.60%) VCE vBlock
12 3 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.45%) HP StoreVirtual
12 3 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 73 (10.90%) Windows
2 68 (10.15%) Linux
3 50 (7.46%) Windows Server
4 30 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (2.54%) Unix
7 11 (1.64%) CentOS
8 10 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.19%) Mac OS X
10 8 (1.19%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.75%) AIX
11 5 (0.75%) Data ONTAP
12 4 (0.60%) SUSE
12 4 (0.60%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.45%) Solaris
14 1 (0.15%) Android
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (14.78%) ITIL
2 72 (10.75%) Load Balancing
3 62 (9.25%) Migration
4 50 (7.46%) Network Design
5 42 (6.27%) Change Management
5 42 (6.27%) Project Management
6 31 (4.63%) Network Monitoring
7 25 (3.73%) High Availability
8 23 (3.43%) Network Management
9 22 (3.28%) Kalman Filter
9 22 (3.28%) Problem Management
10 19 (2.84%) Service Management
11 18 (2.69%) Incident Management
12 17 (2.54%) Information Security
12 17 (2.54%) Service Delivery
13 16 (2.39%) Capacity Planning
13 16 (2.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 15 (2.24%) Capacity Management
14 15 (2.24%) Change Control
15 14 (2.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (2.84%) SQL
2 12 (1.79%) Python
3 7 (1.04%) Perl
4 5 (0.75%) C
4 5 (0.75%) Java
5 4 (0.60%) Tcl
6 3 (0.45%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.15%) Korn
8 1 (0.15%) Lisp
8 1 (0.15%) PHP
8 1 (0.15%) Ruby
8 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 384 (57.31%) Cisco Certification
2 302 (45.07%) CCNP
3 169 (25.22%) CCNA
4 112 (16.72%) Security Cleared
5 103 (15.37%) SC Cleared
6 88 (13.13%) CCIE
7 53 (7.91%) CCSE
8 47 (7.01%) CCSA
9 28 (4.18%) CCDP
10 25 (3.73%) Degree
11 21 (3.13%) Check Point Certification
12 19 (2.84%) JNCIS
13 18 (2.69%) CISSP
14 15 (2.24%) JNCIA
15 13 (1.94%) CCDA
15 13 (1.94%) CISM
15 13 (1.94%) DV Cleared
16 9 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 7 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.88%) SLA
2 22 (3.28%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.60%) QA
5 2 (0.30%) GLP
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.15%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
System Software
1 52 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (5.67%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.24%) ProxySG
4 11 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.64%) vSphere
5 7 (1.04%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.75%) Firmware
6 5 (0.75%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.60%) XenApp
8 3 (0.45%) Docker
8 3 (0.45%) KVM
8 3 (0.45%) oVirt
8 3 (0.45%) vCloud
9 2 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.30%) iptables
9 2 (0.30%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.15%) Postfix
10 1 (0.15%) Snort
10 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 44 (6.57%) FortiGate
2 15 (2.24%) Cisco CUCM
3 12 (1.79%) CiscoWorks
4 11 (1.64%) Nagios
5 10 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
6 8 (1.19%) WhatsUp Gold
7 5 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (0.75%) Puppet
7 5 (0.75%) SmoothWall
7 5 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.60%) Ansible
8 4 (0.60%) TrustSec
8 4 (0.60%) WSUS
9 3 (0.45%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.45%) MIMEsweeper
9 3 (0.45%) Pingdom
9 3 (0.45%) Salt
9 3 (0.45%) SCCM
9 3 (0.45%) yum
10 2 (0.30%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 670 (100.00%) Cisco
2 335 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 189 (28.21%) F5
4 146 (21.79%) Juniper
5 106 (15.82%) Palo Alto
6 82 (12.24%) Blue Coat
7 76 (11.34%) VMware
8 59 (8.81%) Fortinet
9 48 (7.16%) SolarWinds
10 44 (6.57%) HP
11 41 (6.12%) Microsoft
12 38 (5.67%) Aruba
13 36 (5.37%) Nokia
14 34 (5.07%) Citrix
15 24 (3.58%) Riverbed
16 21 (3.13%) Forcepoint
16 21 (3.13%) IBM
17 19 (2.84%) Avaya
18 17 (2.54%) EMC
18 17 (2.54%) Intel Security
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