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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 318 345 319
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -26
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 315 241 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.49% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.33% 3.52% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 147 147
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.95% +13.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £351 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.50% +11.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 11
Average hourly rate £26.88 £23.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.36% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.10 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.88 £22.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.15% +12.82%
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
7272 6840 6387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.07% 13.85% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4237 3708 3381
Average daily rate £375 £362 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 447 393 451
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.05 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 July 2015.

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 27 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +37 119 £400 +6.66% 36
South East -17 78 £381 +3.74% 19
East of England +6 28 £325 -11.86% 2
West Midlands +20 26 £315 +7.23% 6
South West 0 22 £375 - 1
Yorkshire -28 15 £280 -27.74% 10
North West -16 11 £300 +15.94% 1
East Midlands +2 9 £275 -5.98% 8
Midlands - 3 £320 -
North East -26 2 £282 -18.84% 1
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA.

1 734 (100.00%) Cisco
2 620 (84.47%) Firewall
3 424 (57.77%) Cisco Certification
4 357 (48.64%) CheckPoint
5 335 (45.64%) CCNP
6 298 (40.60%) WAN
7 265 (36.10%) F5
8 253 (34.47%) VPN
9 245 (33.38%) LAN
10 235 (32.02%) Juniper
11 226 (30.79%) Network Security
12 225 (30.65%) BGP
13 211 (28.75%) Cisco Nexus
14 203 (27.66%) Wireless
15 202 (27.52%) OSPF
16 192 (26.16%) Data Centre
17 189 (25.75%) CCNA
18 188 (25.61%) MPLS
19 159 (21.66%) VMware
20 146 (19.89%) EIGRP
20 146 (19.89%) DNS
21 132 (17.98%) Windows
22 128 (17.44%) SolarWinds
23 125 (17.03%) Blue Coat
24 124 (16.89%) TCP/IP
25 119 (16.21%) ITIL
25 119 (16.21%) IPsec
26 115 (15.67%) Cisco IOS
27 108 (14.71%) Security Cleared
28 107 (14.58%) Load Balancing

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (4.09%) MS Exchange
2 17 (2.32%) Lync
3 16 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (1.63%) IIS
6 11 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (1.09%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (0.68%) Apache
10 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.27%) JBoss
11 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.27%) iPlanet
12 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (2.59%) MS Visio
2 18 (2.45%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.36%) MS Office
4 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.82%) IaaS
2 5 (0.68%) Office 365
3 4 (0.54%) PaaS
4 3 (0.41%) IBM PureFlex
5 2 (0.27%) SaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 620 (84.47%) Firewall
2 298 (40.60%) WAN
3 253 (34.47%) VPN
4 245 (33.38%) LAN
5 226 (30.79%) Network Security
6 225 (30.65%) BGP
7 211 (28.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 203 (27.66%) Wireless
9 202 (27.52%) OSPF
10 188 (25.61%) MPLS
11 146 (19.89%) DNS
11 146 (19.89%) EIGRP
12 124 (16.89%) TCP/IP
13 119 (16.21%) IPsec
14 115 (15.67%) Cisco IOS
15 105 (14.31%) VLAN
16 104 (14.17%) VoIP
17 95 (12.94%) Cisco PIX
18 93 (12.67%) SSL
19 92 (12.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (5.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (1.09%) Oracle Database
3 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.41%) EDMS
5 2 (0.27%) MySQL
5 2 (0.27%) DB2
5 2 (0.27%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.27%) Sybase ASA
6 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.14%) Ant
General
1 101 (13.76%) Finance
2 50 (6.81%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.86%) Multimedia
4 16 (2.18%) Banking
4 16 (2.18%) Retail
5 12 (1.63%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.36%) Advertising
7 7 (0.95%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.68%) Marketing
8 5 (0.68%) Games
8 5 (0.68%) Electronics
9 3 (0.41%) Legal
10 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.27%) Billing
11 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 414 (56.40%) Network Engineer
2 97 (13.22%) Security Engineer
3 74 (10.08%) Analyst
4 61 (8.31%) Senior Network Engineer
4 61 (8.31%) Cisco Engineer
5 59 (8.04%) Network Security Engineer
6 45 (6.13%) Architect
6 45 (6.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 44 (5.99%) Consultant
8 40 (5.45%) Support Engineer
9 38 (5.18%) Network Support
10 34 (4.63%) Network Analyst
11 30 (4.09%) Network Architect
12 29 (3.95%) Network Specialist
12 29 (3.95%) Security Analyst
13 28 (3.81%) Network Consultant
14 24 (3.27%) Network Support Engineer
15 23 (3.13%) Security Consultant
16 20 (2.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 20 (2.72%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (8.86%) 802.1X
2 21 (2.86%) CSS
3 12 (1.63%) XMPP
4 5 (0.68%) Regular Expression
5 3 (0.41%) XML
6 2 (0.27%) WAP
6 2 (0.27%) SAML
6 2 (0.27%) Middleware
6 2 (0.27%) MFC
6 2 (0.27%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 192 (26.16%) Data Centre
2 66 (8.99%) PKI
3 30 (4.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 17 (2.32%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (1.77%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.63%) EMC VNX
7 11 (1.50%) Replication
7 11 (1.50%) Thin Client
7 11 (1.50%) Fat Client
8 10 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (1.36%) Clustering
9 9 (1.23%) Cryptography
10 8 (1.09%) Celerra
11 7 (0.95%) CLARiiON
11 7 (0.95%) FlexPod
12 6 (0.82%) SecurID
12 6 (0.82%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.82%) HP Storage
13 5 (0.68%) NHS
13 5 (0.68%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 132 (17.98%) Windows
2 90 (12.26%) Linux
3 44 (5.99%) UNIX
4 36 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (2.72%) Solaris
8 18 (2.45%) Windows 7
9 9 (1.23%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.09%) Data ONTAP
11 6 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.82%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.68%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.68%) Debian
13 4 (0.54%) Android
14 3 (0.41%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.27%) SUSE
15 2 (0.27%) AIX
15 2 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (16.21%) ITIL
2 107 (14.58%) Load Balancing
3 104 (14.17%) Network Design
4 81 (11.04%) Kalman Filter
5 73 (9.95%) Network Management
6 68 (9.26%) Migration
7 50 (6.81%) Network Monitoring
8 45 (6.13%) Service Delivery
9 40 (5.45%) Service Management
10 38 (5.18%) WAN Optimisation
11 34 (4.63%) Capacity Planning
12 33 (4.50%) SIEM
13 29 (3.95%) Change Control
13 29 (3.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 28 (3.81%) DDoS Mitigation
15 25 (3.41%) E-Commerce
16 24 (3.27%) Change Management
16 24 (3.27%) Disaster Recovery
17 23 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
18 21 (2.86%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (2.86%) Perl
2 18 (2.45%) Python
3 17 (2.32%) SQL
4 15 (2.04%) Lisp
5 14 (1.91%) C
6 11 (1.50%) VB
7 10 (1.36%) Shell Script
8 9 (1.23%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.23%) C++
9 4 (0.54%) PHP
10 2 (0.27%) Java
11 1 (0.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 424 (57.77%) Cisco Certification
2 335 (45.64%) CCNP
3 189 (25.75%) CCNA
4 108 (14.71%) Security Cleared
5 85 (11.58%) SC Cleared
6 58 (7.90%) CCIE
6 58 (7.90%) CCSE
7 44 (5.99%) CCDP
8 40 (5.45%) CISSP
9 35 (4.77%) Degree
10 32 (4.36%) CCSA
11 25 (3.41%) CISM
12 22 (3.00%) CISMP
13 20 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
14 19 (2.59%) CCENT
15 18 (2.45%) CCSP
16 16 (2.18%) MCSE
16 16 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (2.04%) DV Cleared
18 12 (1.63%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.77%) SLA
1 35 (4.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (3.00%) QA
3 16 (2.18%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.54%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.27%) GPG13
5 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) TickIT
6 1 (0.14%) COBIT
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 91 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (6.54%) Active Directory
3 43 (5.86%) vSphere
4 30 (4.09%) Hyper-V
5 25 (3.41%) XenApp
6 19 (2.59%) ProxySG
6 19 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (1.91%) VMware ESX
8 12 (1.63%) Terminal Services
9 9 (1.23%) Sendmail
9 9 (1.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 7 (0.95%) vCloud
10 7 (0.95%) XenServer
11 6 (0.82%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.41%) Samba
12 3 (0.41%) Firmware
13 2 (0.27%) Snort
13 2 (0.27%) Squid
13 2 (0.27%) Xen
13 2 (0.27%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 44 (5.99%) Cisco CUCM
2 27 (3.68%) CiscoWorks
3 22 (3.00%) FortiGate
4 16 (2.18%) RANCID
5 13 (1.77%) Cisco Prime
5 13 (1.77%) OPNET
6 12 (1.63%) SCCM
7 11 (1.50%) OpenView
8 10 (1.36%) AirWatch
9 9 (1.23%) MIMEsweeper
9 9 (1.23%) MAILsweeper
10 8 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
10 8 (1.09%) NetCrunch
11 7 (0.95%) Cisco UCCX
12 6 (0.82%) Cisco UCCE
13 5 (0.68%) SCOM
13 5 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
14 4 (0.54%) WhatsUp Gold
15 3 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
15 3 (0.41%) Nessus
Vendors
1 734 (100.00%) Cisco
2 357 (48.64%) CheckPoint
3 265 (36.10%) F5
4 235 (32.02%) Juniper
5 159 (21.66%) VMware
6 128 (17.44%) SolarWinds
7 125 (17.03%) Blue Coat
8 103 (14.03%) Citrix
9 79 (10.76%) HP
10 68 (9.26%) Microsoft
11 63 (8.58%) McAfee
12 59 (8.04%) Infoblox
13 46 (6.27%) Aruba
14 44 (5.99%) Fortinet
15 42 (5.72%) Riverbed
16 33 (4.50%) Nokia
17 30 (4.09%) BMC
18 29 (3.95%) Websense
19 27 (3.68%) Clearswift
19 27 (3.68%) Kaspersky
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £220 - £310 per day
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Marcus Donald People
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £180 - £190 per annum
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Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £80 - £100 per day
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Crawley, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
CPS Group
Rate: £450 - 525 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £Market Rate
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum + Neg
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London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: Market Rate
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Wiltshire
Computer Futures
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