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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 301 347 335
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -12
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 336 217 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.45% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.58% 3.31% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 126 119
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £455 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £363 £315
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +15.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 16
Average hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £26.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.56% -14.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £21.60 £20.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.65 £32.00 £89.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+69.56% -8.00%
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
7344 6553 6343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.49% 13.68% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4202 3597 3312
Average daily rate £360 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 433 362 498
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 3 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 3 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 3 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 +61 138 £350 -4.37% 40
South East -22 71 £388 +11.43% 18
North West +8 28 £325 +30.00% 2
East of England +4 27 £335 -4.28% 4
West Midlands +15 23 £318 -20.62% 5
Yorkshire -17 19 £338 -14.28% 6
East Midlands +2 11 £209 -28.63% 3
South West -13 11 £295 -34.44% 3
North East -19 3 £282 -19.54%
Midlands - 2 £320 -
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 748 (100.00%) Cisco
2 639 (85.43%) Firewall
3 429 (57.35%) Cisco Certification
4 364 (48.66%) CheckPoint
5 339 (45.32%) CCNP
6 280 (37.43%) WAN
7 267 (35.70%) F5
8 262 (35.03%) VPN
9 240 (32.09%) Juniper
10 238 (31.82%) LAN
11 224 (29.95%) BGP
12 223 (29.81%) Network Security
13 216 (28.88%) Cisco Nexus
14 212 (28.34%) Wireless
15 208 (27.81%) OSPF
16 194 (25.94%) Data Centre
17 188 (25.13%) CCNA
18 181 (24.20%) MPLS
19 174 (23.26%) VMware
20 158 (21.12%) DNS
21 144 (19.25%) Blue Coat
22 137 (18.32%) EIGRP
23 133 (17.78%) Windows
23 133 (17.78%) SolarWinds
24 128 (17.11%) Cisco IOS
25 118 (15.78%) Citrix
26 116 (15.51%) Load Balancing
27 111 (14.84%) Security Cleared
27 111 (14.84%) TCP/IP
28 110 (14.71%) IPsec

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (4.01%) MS Exchange
2 19 (2.54%) IIS
2 19 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (2.14%) Lync
4 15 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (1.60%) Apache
6 11 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (1.07%) SharePoint
9 7 (0.94%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.27%) JBoss
11 2 (0.27%) iPlanet
12 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 17 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 10 (1.34%) MS Office
3 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.67%) Office 365
2 3 (0.40%) IaaS
3 2 (0.27%) SaaS
4 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 639 (85.43%) Firewall
2 280 (37.43%) WAN
3 262 (35.03%) VPN
4 238 (31.82%) LAN
5 224 (29.95%) BGP
6 223 (29.81%) Network Security
7 216 (28.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 212 (28.34%) Wireless
9 208 (27.81%) OSPF
10 181 (24.20%) MPLS
11 158 (21.12%) DNS
12 137 (18.32%) EIGRP
13 128 (17.11%) Cisco IOS
14 111 (14.84%) TCP/IP
15 110 (14.71%) IPsec
16 102 (13.64%) SSL
17 97 (12.97%) VLAN
18 94 (12.57%) DHCP
18 94 (12.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 91 (12.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (1.07%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.40%) EDMS
6 2 (0.27%) MySQL
6 2 (0.27%) DB2
6 2 (0.27%) Sybase ASA
6 2 (0.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.13%) Ant
General
1 103 (13.77%) Finance
2 48 (6.42%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.81%) Multimedia
4 18 (2.41%) Banking
5 16 (2.14%) Retail
6 12 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.34%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.07%) Advertising
9 7 (0.94%) Games
10 5 (0.67%) Electronics
10 5 (0.67%) Marketing
11 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.27%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 405 (54.14%) Network Engineer
2 101 (13.50%) Security Engineer
3 80 (10.70%) Analyst
4 62 (8.29%) Network Security Engineer
5 58 (7.75%) Cisco Engineer
6 47 (6.28%) Architect
6 47 (6.28%) Consultant
7 46 (6.15%) Support Engineer
7 46 (6.15%) Senior Network Engineer
8 39 (5.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 39 (5.21%) Network Support
9 37 (4.95%) Network Analyst
10 34 (4.55%) Network Specialist
11 33 (4.41%) Network Consultant
12 32 (4.28%) Network Architect
13 28 (3.74%) Network Support Engineer
13 28 (3.74%) Security Analyst
14 21 (2.81%) Security Specialist
14 21 (2.81%) Security Consultant
15 20 (2.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.41%) CSS
2 11 (1.47%) XMPP
3 5 (0.67%) Regular Expression
4 3 (0.40%) XML
4 3 (0.40%) WAP
5 2 (0.27%) SAML
5 2 (0.27%) Middleware
5 2 (0.27%) MFC
5 2 (0.27%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 194 (25.94%) Data Centre
2 66 (8.82%) PKI
3 28 (3.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 23 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (2.54%) Fat Client
5 19 (2.54%) Thin Client
6 11 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.47%) Replication
6 11 (1.47%) EMC VNX
7 9 (1.20%) Clustering
7 9 (1.20%) Cryptography
8 8 (1.07%) Celerra
8 8 (1.07%) HP Storage
9 7 (0.94%) FlexPod
9 7 (0.94%) HP StoreVirtual
10 6 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (0.80%) Life Science
10 6 (0.80%) CLARiiON
11 5 (0.67%) SecurID
11 5 (0.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 133 (17.78%) Windows
2 89 (11.90%) Linux
3 38 (5.08%) UNIX
3 38 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (2.94%) Solaris
7 21 (2.81%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.07%) Data ONTAP
9 6 (0.80%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.80%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.67%) Debian
11 4 (0.53%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.53%) Android
12 3 (0.40%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.27%) SUSE
13 2 (0.27%) AIX
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (15.51%) Load Balancing
2 106 (14.17%) ITIL
3 95 (12.70%) Network Design
4 81 (10.83%) Network Management
5 76 (10.16%) Kalman Filter
6 72 (9.63%) Migration
7 47 (6.28%) Network Monitoring
8 40 (5.35%) Service Delivery
8 40 (5.35%) E-Commerce
9 38 (5.08%) Service Management
10 32 (4.28%) SIEM
11 31 (4.14%) Capacity Planning
12 30 (4.01%) WAN Optimisation
13 27 (3.61%) Change Control
13 27 (3.61%) DDoS Mitigation
13 27 (3.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 26 (3.48%) Information Security
15 25 (3.34%) Disaster Recovery
16 24 (3.21%) Incident Management
17 23 (3.07%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (3.34%) C
1 25 (3.34%) Perl
2 23 (3.07%) Python
3 16 (2.14%) Lisp
4 15 (2.01%) SQL
5 12 (1.60%) C++
5 12 (1.60%) Shell Script
6 8 (1.07%) PowerShell
7 5 (0.67%) VB
7 5 (0.67%) PHP
8 2 (0.27%) Java
9 1 (0.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 429 (57.35%) Cisco Certification
2 339 (45.32%) CCNP
3 188 (25.13%) CCNA
4 111 (14.84%) Security Cleared
5 85 (11.36%) SC Cleared
6 67 (8.96%) CCSE
7 57 (7.62%) CCIE
8 48 (6.42%) CISSP
9 47 (6.28%) CCDP
10 35 (4.68%) Degree
11 30 (4.01%) CCSA
12 25 (3.34%) CISM
12 25 (3.34%) CISMP
13 21 (2.81%) CCSP
14 20 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
15 19 (2.54%) DV Cleared
16 15 (2.01%) CCENT
17 12 (1.60%) MCSE
17 12 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
18 11 (1.47%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (3.88%) SLA
3 25 (3.34%) QA
4 23 (3.07%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.67%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.40%) GPG13
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 102 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (6.68%) Active Directory
3 43 (5.75%) vSphere
4 33 (4.41%) Hyper-V
5 24 (3.21%) XenApp
6 20 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (2.27%) ProxySG
8 15 (2.01%) VMware ESX
9 14 (1.87%) XenServer
10 12 (1.60%) Sendmail
11 10 (1.34%) Terminal Services
12 8 (1.07%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 7 (0.94%) vCloud
14 6 (0.80%) XenDesktop
15 4 (0.53%) Firmware
16 3 (0.40%) Samba
16 3 (0.40%) Squid
17 2 (0.27%) Xen
17 2 (0.27%) FreeRADIUS
17 2 (0.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 34 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 30 (4.01%) CiscoWorks
3 24 (3.21%) FortiGate
4 17 (2.27%) RANCID
5 14 (1.87%) OPNET
5 14 (1.87%) SCCM
6 13 (1.74%) Cisco Prime
7 12 (1.60%) MIMEsweeper
7 12 (1.60%) MAILsweeper
7 12 (1.60%) OpenView
8 10 (1.34%) AirWatch
9 7 (0.94%) NetCrunch
10 6 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
10 6 (0.80%) Cisco UCCE
11 5 (0.67%) WhatsUp Gold
12 4 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (0.53%) SCOM
12 4 (0.53%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
13 3 (0.40%) Nessus
Vendors
1 748 (100.00%) Cisco
2 364 (48.66%) CheckPoint
3 267 (35.70%) F5
4 240 (32.09%) Juniper
5 174 (23.26%) VMware
6 144 (19.25%) Blue Coat
7 133 (17.78%) SolarWinds
8 118 (15.78%) Citrix
9 92 (12.30%) HP
10 79 (10.56%) Infoblox
11 68 (9.09%) Microsoft
12 64 (8.56%) McAfee
13 41 (5.48%) Aruba
14 40 (5.35%) Fortinet
15 34 (4.55%) Clearswift
15 34 (4.55%) Nokia
16 33 (4.41%) Riverbed
17 30 (4.01%) Websense
17 30 (4.01%) BMC
18 28 (3.74%) Imperva
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