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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 287 304 389
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +85
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 405 359 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.82% 0.71% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.16% 4.79% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 225 126
Median daily rate £375 £350 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £253 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £380
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +69.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +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
7852 7496 6617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.92% 14.73% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4860 4292 3590
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 354 439 378
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +38.88%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
London -20 121 £425 +21.42% 31
South East +37 114 £375 -3.22% 18
South West +40 47 £360 +22.03% 8
West Midlands -10 34 £378 +17.96% 10
North West -7 30 £375 +15.38% 7
Yorkshire +2 24 £400 +14.28% 5
East of England +3 22 £425 +34.92% 8
East Midlands -2 6 £325 +55.80% 1
North East -51 6 £250 -11.34%
Midlands -2 2 £375 +17.18%
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 703 (100.00%) Cisco
2 596 (84.78%) Firewall
3 384 (54.62%) Cisco Certification
4 374 (53.20%) CheckPoint
5 300 (42.67%) CCNP
6 240 (34.14%) WAN
7 233 (33.14%) Network Security
8 213 (30.30%) LAN
9 209 (29.73%) Wireless
10 201 (28.59%) F5
11 187 (26.60%) VPN
12 185 (26.32%) CCNA
13 176 (25.04%) Cisco Nexus
14 158 (22.48%) Juniper
15 149 (21.19%) BGP
16 139 (19.77%) Data Centre
17 122 (17.35%) OSPF
18 117 (16.64%) Security Cleared
19 116 (16.50%) Palo Alto
20 115 (16.36%) MPLS
21 106 (15.08%) SC Cleared
22 100 (14.22%) VoIP
23 95 (13.51%) Windows
23 95 (13.51%) Finance
24 89 (12.66%) TCP/IP
25 86 (12.23%) CCIE
26 83 (11.81%) VMware
27 82 (11.66%) EIGRP
27 82 (11.66%) ITIL
28 79 (11.24%) DNS

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 21 (2.99%) MS Exchange
2 19 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (2.28%) Skype for Business
4 14 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.57%) Apache
6 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.43%) IIS
6 3 (0.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.43%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.43%) Zimbra
7 2 (0.28%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.14%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.14%) nginx
8 1 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (3.84%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 18 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.14%) Eikon
2 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.14%) Office 365
3 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.43%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.28%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 596 (84.78%) Firewall
2 240 (34.14%) WAN
3 233 (33.14%) Network Security
4 213 (30.30%) LAN
5 209 (29.73%) Wireless
6 187 (26.60%) VPN
7 176 (25.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 149 (21.19%) BGP
9 122 (17.35%) OSPF
10 115 (16.36%) MPLS
11 100 (14.22%) VoIP
12 89 (12.66%) TCP/IP
13 82 (11.66%) EIGRP
14 79 (11.24%) DNS
15 78 (11.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 73 (10.38%) Cisco PIX
17 68 (9.67%) VLAN
18 66 (9.39%) Cisco Wireless
19 64 (9.10%) Cisco IOS
20 59 (8.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (2.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.14%) DB2
5 1 (0.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (2.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
General
1 95 (13.51%) Finance
2 40 (5.69%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.70%) Retail
4 25 (3.56%) Banking
5 17 (2.42%) Legal
6 8 (1.14%) Law
6 8 (1.14%) Military
7 7 (1.00%) Billing
8 6 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.71%) Marketing
10 3 (0.43%) Publishing
11 2 (0.28%) Back Office
11 2 (0.28%) Electronics
11 2 (0.28%) Games
11 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 423 (60.17%) Network Engineer
2 137 (19.49%) Cisco Engineer
3 136 (19.35%) Security Engineer
4 120 (17.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 113 (16.07%) Network Security Engineer
6 76 (10.81%) Senior Network Engineer
7 73 (10.38%) Firewall Engineer
8 54 (7.68%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 52 (7.40%) Support Engineer
10 40 (5.69%) Consultant
11 36 (5.12%) Analyst
11 36 (5.12%) Senior Security Engineer
12 35 (4.98%) Network Support
13 32 (4.55%) Network Consultant
13 32 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
14 31 (4.41%) Network Analyst
15 27 (3.84%) Senior Network Security Engineer
16 23 (3.27%) Network Specialist
17 21 (2.99%) Cisco Security Engineer
18 20 (2.84%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (5.41%) 802.1X
2 11 (1.56%) CSS
3 4 (0.57%) Middleware
3 4 (0.57%) OCX
3 4 (0.57%) Web Services
4 3 (0.43%) WAP
5 1 (0.14%) Memcached
5 1 (0.14%) Node.js
5 1 (0.14%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 139 (19.77%) Data Centre
2 21 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (2.84%) Driving Licence
4 16 (2.28%) PKI
5 15 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 11 (1.56%) FlexPod
7 10 (1.42%) e-Health
7 10 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.14%) Cryptography
9 7 (1.00%) Blackberry
9 7 (1.00%) Computer Science
10 6 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.85%) Statistics
11 5 (0.71%) EMC VNX
12 4 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.43%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.28%) Fintech
14 2 (0.28%) HP StoreVirtual
14 2 (0.28%) Performance Metrics
14 2 (0.28%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 95 (13.51%) Windows
2 67 (9.53%) Linux
3 62 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 29 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (3.27%) Unix
6 16 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.42%) Data ONTAP
8 10 (1.42%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.14%) CentOS
10 7 (1.00%) AIX
10 7 (1.00%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.71%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.57%) Solaris
13 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.14%) SUSE
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (11.66%) ITIL
2 62 (8.82%) Load Balancing
3 60 (8.53%) Migration
4 55 (7.82%) Network Design
5 36 (5.12%) Network Monitoring
6 33 (4.69%) Project Management
7 30 (4.27%) Change Management
8 24 (3.41%) Network Management
9 23 (3.27%) Kalman Filter
9 23 (3.27%) Service Delivery
10 22 (3.13%) Change Control
11 21 (2.99%) Problem Management
11 21 (2.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 20 (2.84%) High Availability
13 17 (2.42%) Capacity Planning
13 17 (2.42%) Information Security
14 16 (2.28%) Service Management
15 15 (2.13%) Incident Management
15 15 (2.13%) ITIL V3
15 15 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (2.99%) SQL
2 9 (1.28%) Python
3 7 (1.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (0.71%) Java
4 5 (0.71%) Perl
5 4 (0.57%) Tcl
6 3 (0.43%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.14%) C
8 1 (0.14%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.14%) Korn
8 1 (0.14%) Lisp
8 1 (0.14%) PHP
8 1 (0.14%) Ruby
8 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 384 (54.62%) Cisco Certification
2 300 (42.67%) CCNP
3 185 (26.32%) CCNA
4 117 (16.64%) Security Cleared
5 106 (15.08%) SC Cleared
6 86 (12.23%) CCIE
7 56 (7.97%) CCSE
8 43 (6.12%) CCSA
9 31 (4.41%) Degree
10 26 (3.70%) CCDP
11 24 (3.41%) CISSP
12 17 (2.42%) CCDA
12 17 (2.42%) Check Point Certification
12 17 (2.42%) JNCIS
13 14 (1.99%) DV Cleared
14 13 (1.85%) CISM
15 12 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (1.56%) JNCIA
16 11 (1.56%) JNCIP
17 10 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (3.41%) PCI DSS
3 18 (2.56%) SLA
4 6 (0.85%) QA
5 3 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.28%) COBIT
6 2 (0.28%) COSO
6 2 (0.28%) GLP
6 2 (0.28%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (7.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (4.84%) Active Directory
3 21 (2.99%) ProxySG
3 21 (2.99%) vSphere
4 15 (2.13%) VMware ESX
5 11 (1.56%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.71%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.57%) XenApp
8 3 (0.43%) Docker
8 3 (0.43%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.43%) KVM
8 3 (0.43%) oVirt
8 3 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.28%) Firmware
9 2 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.28%) iptables
9 2 (0.28%) vCloud
9 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.14%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.14%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 59 (8.39%) FortiGate
2 22 (3.13%) Nagios
3 17 (2.42%) Cisco Prime
4 13 (1.85%) Cacti
5 12 (1.71%) Cisco CUCM
5 12 (1.71%) SmoothWall
5 12 (1.71%) SolarWinds Orion
6 7 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (1.00%) Nexpose
6 7 (1.00%) OpenView
6 7 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (0.85%) Puppet
7 6 (0.85%) SmokePing
8 5 (0.71%) WhatsUp Gold
8 5 (0.71%) WSUS
9 4 (0.57%) Ansible
9 4 (0.57%) TrustSec
10 3 (0.43%) Cobbler
10 3 (0.43%) Pingdom
10 3 (0.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 703 (100.00%) Cisco
2 374 (53.20%) CheckPoint
3 201 (28.59%) F5
4 158 (22.48%) Juniper
5 116 (16.50%) Palo Alto
6 83 (11.81%) VMware
7 69 (9.82%) Blue Coat
8 67 (9.53%) Microsoft
9 65 (9.25%) Fortinet
10 59 (8.39%) SolarWinds
11 40 (5.69%) HP
12 39 (5.55%) Intel Security
13 37 (5.26%) Citrix
14 34 (4.84%) Aruba
14 34 (4.84%) Nokia
15 29 (4.13%) IBM
16 28 (3.98%) Riverbed
17 20 (2.84%) Sourcefire
18 19 (2.70%) CA
19 18 (2.56%) NetApp
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