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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
UK / England
Rank 277 321 261
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -60
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 320 302 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.77% 0.65% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.11% 4.52% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 173 237
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £472 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £39.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% +71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £21.00 £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £36.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £39.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-48.71% +71.42%

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
6265 6678 6888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.11% 14.36% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3848 3943 3952
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 345 389
Median hourly rate £26.58 £27.05 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +20.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 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
London +42 109 £400 - 41
South East -9 82 £400 +9.58% 14
Yorkshire +21 39 £310 -18.68% 4
West Midlands +10 24 £450 +6.88% 7
North West +26 21 £338 -6.89% 5
South West 0 14 £388 +7.63% 5
East of England -7 14 £473 +14.54% 4
East Midlands -1 10 £500 +56.25% 3
North East -14 5 £363 -
Midlands - 1 £475 -
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 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 England region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 700 (100.00%) Cisco
2 525 (75.00%) Firewall
3 345 (49.29%) Cisco Certification
4 317 (45.29%) CheckPoint
5 255 (36.43%) CCNP
5 255 (36.43%) LAN
6 245 (35.00%) WAN
7 214 (30.57%) F5
8 212 (30.29%) VPN
9 211 (30.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 180 (25.71%) Juniper
11 172 (24.57%) Network Security
12 171 (24.43%) Data Centre
13 169 (24.14%) Wireless
14 146 (20.86%) CCNA
15 138 (19.71%) OSPF
16 134 (19.14%) Security Cleared
17 133 (19.00%) BGP
18 124 (17.71%) SC Cleared
19 118 (16.86%) TCP/IP
20 104 (14.86%) Palo Alto
21 102 (14.57%) VMware
22 99 (14.14%) Blue Coat
23 91 (13.00%) Finance
24 87 (12.43%) Network Design
25 86 (12.29%) SSL
25 86 (12.29%) Windows
26 82 (11.71%) ITIL
26 82 (11.71%) CCIE
27 81 (11.57%) MPLS

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 12 (1.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (1.43%) Skype for Business
3 9 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (0.86%) IIS
6 5 (0.71%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.14%) Apache
9 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.14%) nginx
9 1 (0.14%) SAS
9 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (3.43%) MS Office
2 18 (2.57%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.00%) Office 365
4 6 (0.86%) SaaS
5 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.29%) IaaS
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 525 (75.00%) Firewall
2 255 (36.43%) LAN
3 245 (35.00%) WAN
4 212 (30.29%) VPN
5 211 (30.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 172 (24.57%) Network Security
7 169 (24.14%) Wireless
8 138 (19.71%) OSPF
9 133 (19.00%) BGP
10 118 (16.86%) TCP/IP
11 86 (12.29%) SSL
12 81 (11.57%) MPLS
13 77 (11.00%) Cisco IOS
14 71 (10.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 70 (10.00%) DNS
16 68 (9.71%) IPsec
17 58 (8.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 57 (8.14%) EIGRP
19 56 (8.00%) Internet
20 54 (7.71%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.29%) MySQL
3 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (1.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.57%) JIRA
2 4 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 91 (13.00%) Finance
2 41 (5.86%) Telecoms
3 28 (4.00%) Banking
4 26 (3.71%) Retail
5 11 (1.57%) Legal
6 7 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.29%) Advertising
8 2 (0.29%) Electronics
8 2 (0.29%) Marketing
9 1 (0.14%) Back Office
9 1 (0.14%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.14%) Law
9 1 (0.14%) Local Government
9 1 (0.14%) Publishing
9 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 368 (52.57%) Network Engineer
2 165 (23.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 137 (19.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 112 (16.00%) Security Engineer
5 96 (13.71%) Network Security Engineer
6 61 (8.71%) Senior Network Engineer
7 58 (8.29%) Consultant
8 56 (8.00%) Firewall Engineer
9 43 (6.14%) Analyst
10 41 (5.86%) Architect
11 40 (5.71%) Cisco Security Engineer
12 32 (4.57%) Network Consultant
13 29 (4.14%) Network Analyst
13 29 (4.14%) Network Support
14 27 (3.86%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
15 26 (3.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 22 (3.14%) Network Architect
16 22 (3.14%) Support Engineer
17 19 (2.71%) Network Support Engineer
18 18 (2.57%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (5.57%) 802.1X
2 10 (1.43%) SAML
3 8 (1.14%) CSS
4 5 (0.71%) .NET
5 4 (0.57%) XMPP
6 3 (0.43%) COM
6 3 (0.43%) Velocity
7 2 (0.29%) REST
7 2 (0.29%) WAP
7 2 (0.29%) Web Services
8 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.14%) HTML
8 1 (0.14%) JMS
8 1 (0.14%) LAMP
8 1 (0.14%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 171 (24.43%) Data Centre
2 37 (5.29%) Management Information System
3 22 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (2.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 12 (1.71%) Driving Licence
6 11 (1.57%) Cryptography
7 10 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (1.43%) RSA SecurID
8 8 (1.14%) PKI
9 7 (1.00%) CMDB
10 6 (0.86%) NHS
11 5 (0.71%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.71%) Clustering
11 5 (0.71%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.57%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (0.57%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.57%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.57%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.43%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 86 (12.29%) Windows
2 42 (6.00%) Windows Server
3 35 (5.00%) Linux
4 30 (4.29%) Unix
5 29 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.43%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.71%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.71%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.57%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.43%) Android
13 2 (0.29%) AIX
13 2 (0.29%) CentOS
13 2 (0.29%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.29%) Solaris
14 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (12.43%) Network Design
2 82 (11.71%) ITIL
3 72 (10.29%) Load Balancing
4 54 (7.71%) Migration
5 53 (7.57%) Change Management
6 52 (7.43%) Network Management
6 52 (7.43%) SIEM
7 43 (6.14%) Information Security
8 40 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
9 38 (5.43%) Project Management
10 30 (4.29%) Service Delivery
11 29 (4.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 26 (3.71%) Security Operations
13 25 (3.57%) Change Control
13 25 (3.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 24 (3.43%) Identity Access Management
14 24 (3.43%) Network Monitoring
15 23 (3.29%) Incident Management
15 23 (3.29%) Vulnerability Management
16 22 (3.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 19 (2.71%) PowerShell
2 15 (2.14%) SQL
3 11 (1.57%) Python
4 9 (1.29%) C
5 6 (0.86%) Java
6 4 (0.57%) PHP
7 3 (0.43%) Perl
7 3 (0.43%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.43%) VB
8 2 (0.29%) C++
9 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.14%) Ruby
9 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 345 (49.29%) Cisco Certification
2 255 (36.43%) CCNP
3 146 (20.86%) CCNA
4 134 (19.14%) Security Cleared
5 124 (17.71%) SC Cleared
6 82 (11.71%) CCIE
7 47 (6.71%) CCSE
8 33 (4.71%) CCDP
9 27 (3.86%) Degree
10 25 (3.57%) CISSP
11 22 (3.14%) CCSA
11 22 (3.14%) CCSP
12 19 (2.71%) DV Cleared
13 16 (2.29%) CCVP
14 14 (2.00%) JNCIP
15 13 (1.86%) Check Point Certification
16 12 (1.71%) MCP
17 11 (1.57%) CISMP
17 11 (1.57%) JNCIS
17 11 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.57%) PCI DSS
2 49 (7.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (3.57%) SLA
4 17 (2.43%) RMADS
5 5 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.43%) COBIT
6 3 (0.43%) ISO27002
6 3 (0.43%) QA
7 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.14%) GPG13
7 1 (0.14%) HMG Infosec
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 63 (9.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 39 (5.57%) vSphere
4 26 (3.71%) Hyper-V
5 17 (2.43%) ProxySG
6 10 (1.43%) vCloud
6 10 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (1.14%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.86%) XenServer
9 5 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.57%) Snort
10 4 (0.57%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.43%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.43%) XenApp
12 2 (0.29%) BIND 9
12 2 (0.29%) Docker
12 2 (0.29%) iptables
12 2 (0.29%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 43 (6.14%) Nessus
2 27 (3.86%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 22 (3.14%) FortiGate
4 16 (2.29%) Cisco Prime
5 14 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 13 (1.86%) Nexpose
7 12 (1.71%) Cisco UCCX
7 12 (1.71%) OPNET
8 10 (1.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 8 (1.14%) SCCM
9 8 (1.14%) SolarWinds Orion
10 7 (1.00%) Nagios
10 7 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (1.00%) WhatsUp Gold
11 6 (0.86%) Cacti
11 6 (0.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 5 (0.71%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.71%) QRadar
13 4 (0.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 4 (0.57%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 700 (100.00%) Cisco
2 317 (45.29%) CheckPoint
3 214 (30.57%) F5
4 180 (25.71%) Juniper
5 104 (14.86%) Palo Alto
6 102 (14.57%) VMware
7 99 (14.14%) Blue Coat
8 75 (10.71%) Microsoft
9 57 (8.14%) Fortinet
10 55 (7.86%) SolarWinds
11 52 (7.43%) Citrix
12 51 (7.29%) HP
13 48 (6.86%) Aruba
14 46 (6.57%) Intel Security
15 39 (5.57%) Brocade
15 39 (5.57%) Riverbed
16 38 (5.43%) Sourcefire
17 28 (4.00%) Meraki
18 26 (3.71%) AlienVault
19 25 (3.57%) Forcepoint
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