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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 279 305 330
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +25
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 406 374 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.72% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.28% 5.19% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 241 204
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 4
Median hourly rate £44.25 £21.53 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.57% -21.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.38 £18.30 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £23.25 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £22.01 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+101.02% -22.76%
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
7696 7206 7871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.43% 13.86% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4725 4188 4422
Median daily rate £400 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 501 447
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.67 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 26 September 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
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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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 +37 155 £450 +5.88% 13
South East +10 94 £381 +8.92% 21
Yorkshire +30 44 £350 -6.66% 5
East of England +3 31 £433 +13.44% 2
West Midlands -21 24 £400 +33.33% 4
North West +10 19 £363 +7.40% 6
South West -3 18 £350 -12.50% 3
East Midlands -14 13 £300 -2.12% 2
North East - 4 £175 -
Midlands -8 2 £375 -
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 804 (100.00%) Cisco
2 648 (80.60%) Firewall
3 436 (54.23%) Cisco Certification
4 378 (47.01%) CheckPoint
5 345 (42.91%) CCNP
6 276 (34.33%) WAN
7 271 (33.71%) LAN
8 249 (30.97%) Wireless
9 248 (30.85%) Network Security
10 226 (28.11%) Cisco Nexus
11 220 (27.36%) VPN
12 213 (26.49%) F5
13 211 (26.24%) Juniper
14 200 (24.88%) CCNA
15 187 (23.26%) Data Centre
16 175 (21.77%) BGP
17 168 (20.90%) OSPF
18 142 (17.66%) TCP/IP
19 131 (16.29%) Palo Alto
20 130 (16.17%) Finance
21 124 (15.42%) Security Cleared
22 117 (14.55%) Windows
23 112 (13.93%) ITIL
23 112 (13.93%) Microsoft
23 112 (13.93%) CCIE
24 111 (13.81%) SC Cleared
25 101 (12.56%) VMware
26 99 (12.31%) MPLS
27 98 (12.19%) DNS
28 93 (11.57%) SSL

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 23 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 19 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (2.11%) Skype for Business
4 14 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (0.75%) IIS
6 5 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.50%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.25%) Apache
9 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.25%) nginx
9 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 46 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.23%) MS Visio
3 22 (2.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) Eikon
2 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.75%) Office 365
3 3 (0.37%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (0.25%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.12%) IaaS
5 1 (0.12%) PaaS
5 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 648 (80.60%) Firewall
2 276 (34.33%) WAN
3 271 (33.71%) LAN
4 249 (30.97%) Wireless
5 248 (30.85%) Network Security
6 226 (28.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 220 (27.36%) VPN
8 175 (21.77%) BGP
9 168 (20.90%) OSPF
10 142 (17.66%) TCP/IP
11 99 (12.31%) MPLS
12 98 (12.19%) DNS
13 93 (11.57%) SSL
14 91 (11.32%) Cisco IOS
15 90 (11.19%) EIGRP
16 87 (10.82%) VoIP
17 86 (10.70%) VLAN
18 80 (9.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 79 (9.83%) Cisco Wireless
20 68 (8.46%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.50%) JIRA
2 4 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
General
1 130 (16.17%) Finance
2 44 (5.47%) Telecoms
3 28 (3.48%) Retail
4 26 (3.23%) Banking
5 13 (1.62%) Legal
6 9 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.87%) Marketing
8 6 (0.75%) Billing
9 4 (0.50%) Electronics
9 4 (0.50%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.50%) Law
10 3 (0.37%) Military
11 2 (0.25%) Advertising
11 2 (0.25%) Back Office
12 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.12%) Games
12 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 436 (54.23%) Network Engineer
2 179 (22.26%) Cisco Engineer
3 158 (19.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 145 (18.03%) Security Engineer
5 120 (14.93%) Network Security Engineer
6 94 (11.69%) Senior Network Engineer
7 81 (10.07%) Firewall Engineer
8 68 (8.46%) Consultant
9 53 (6.59%) Support Engineer
10 43 (5.35%) Network Consultant
11 42 (5.22%) Network Support
12 36 (4.48%) Analyst
13 35 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 34 (4.23%) Network Support Engineer
14 34 (4.23%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
14 34 (4.23%) Senior Security Engineer
15 32 (3.98%) Cisco Security Engineer
16 28 (3.48%) Senior Network Security Engineer
17 27 (3.36%) Network Analyst
17 27 (3.36%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (6.09%) 802.1X
2 11 (1.37%) CSS
3 4 (0.50%) OCX
4 3 (0.37%) .NET
4 3 (0.37%) SAML
4 3 (0.37%) Web Services
5 2 (0.25%) Middleware
5 2 (0.25%) REST
5 2 (0.25%) Velocity
5 2 (0.25%) WAP
5 2 (0.25%) XMPP
6 1 (0.12%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.12%) HTML
6 1 (0.12%) LAMP
6 1 (0.12%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 187 (23.26%) Data Centre
2 28 (3.48%) Management Information System
3 23 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 15 (1.87%) Driving Licence
6 14 (1.74%) PKI
7 12 (1.49%) Cryptography
8 9 (1.12%) FlexPod
9 8 (1.00%) Computer Science
10 7 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.75%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.75%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.75%) CESG
11 6 (0.75%) e-Health
12 5 (0.62%) RSA SecurID
13 4 (0.50%) EFT
13 4 (0.50%) Fintech
13 4 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (0.37%) Cyberthreat
14 3 (0.37%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 117 (14.55%) Windows
2 77 (9.58%) Windows Server
3 62 (7.71%) Linux
4 33 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (3.48%) Unix
5 28 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (1.74%) Ubuntu
8 10 (1.24%) Windows 8
9 7 (0.87%) CentOS
9 7 (0.87%) Solaris
10 6 (0.75%) Data ONTAP
10 6 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.62%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.50%) AIX
13 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.12%) Mandriva Linux
14 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (13.93%) ITIL
2 78 (9.70%) Network Design
3 66 (8.21%) Migration
4 59 (7.34%) Load Balancing
5 57 (7.09%) Change Management
6 51 (6.34%) Kalman Filter
7 44 (5.47%) SIEM
8 43 (5.35%) Network Management
9 41 (5.10%) Network Monitoring
10 37 (4.60%) Project Management
11 36 (4.48%) Information Security
12 33 (4.10%) Service Delivery
13 30 (3.73%) Change Control
14 29 (3.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 28 (3.48%) Service Management
16 25 (3.11%) ITIL V3
16 25 (3.11%) Penetration Testing
17 23 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
18 20 (2.49%) Vulnerability Scanning
19 19 (2.36%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 12 (1.49%) Shell Script
2 12 (1.49%) SQL
3 10 (1.24%) Python
4 7 (0.87%) Java
5 5 (0.62%) C
6 3 (0.37%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.37%) Perl
6 3 (0.37%) PHP
7 2 (0.25%) C++
7 2 (0.25%) Tcl
8 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.12%) Korn
8 1 (0.12%) Lisp
8 1 (0.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 436 (54.23%) Cisco Certification
2 345 (42.91%) CCNP
3 200 (24.88%) CCNA
4 124 (15.42%) Security Cleared
5 112 (13.93%) CCIE
6 111 (13.81%) SC Cleared
7 54 (6.72%) CCSE
8 39 (4.85%) CCDP
9 38 (4.73%) CCSA
9 38 (4.73%) Degree
10 33 (4.10%) CISSP
11 24 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
12 20 (2.49%) JNCIP
13 17 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (1.99%) DV Cleared
14 16 (1.99%) MCP
14 16 (1.99%) MCSE
14 16 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (1.87%) CCDA
16 14 (1.74%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 60 (7.46%) PCI DSS
3 28 (3.48%) SLA
4 16 (1.99%) RMADS
5 10 (1.24%) QA
6 5 (0.62%) COBIT
7 4 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.37%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.25%) COSO
9 2 (0.25%) ISO27005
9 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
System Software
1 67 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (7.46%) Active Directory
3 54 (6.72%) vSphere
4 19 (2.36%) ProxySG
5 18 (2.24%) VMware ESX
6 17 (2.11%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.50%) Docker
8 4 (0.50%) Snort
9 3 (0.37%) KVM
9 3 (0.37%) oVirt
9 3 (0.37%) vCloud
10 2 (0.25%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.25%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.25%) Firmware
10 2 (0.25%) iptables
10 2 (0.25%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.25%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 60 (7.46%) FortiGate
2 30 (3.73%) Nessus
3 27 (3.36%) Nagios
4 26 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
5 23 (2.86%) Cacti
6 21 (2.61%) SolarWinds Orion
7 20 (2.49%) Cisco CUCM
7 20 (2.49%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 16 (1.99%) SmoothWall
9 12 (1.49%) Cisco UCCX
10 11 (1.37%) Nexpose
11 9 (1.12%) OpenView
11 9 (1.12%) SmokePing
12 7 (0.87%) OPNET
12 7 (0.87%) SCCM
12 7 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 6 (0.75%) Backup Exec
13 6 (0.75%) SCOM
14 4 (0.50%) QRadar
15 3 (0.37%) Cisco CME
Vendors
1 804 (100.00%) Cisco
2 378 (47.01%) CheckPoint
3 213 (26.49%) F5
4 211 (26.24%) Juniper
5 131 (16.29%) Palo Alto
6 112 (13.93%) Microsoft
7 101 (12.56%) VMware
8 79 (9.83%) Blue Coat
9 77 (9.58%) SolarWinds
10 71 (8.83%) HP
11 64 (7.96%) Fortinet
12 58 (7.21%) Aruba
13 54 (6.72%) Riverbed
14 46 (5.72%) Intel Security
15 39 (4.85%) Citrix
16 34 (4.23%) FireEye
17 33 (4.10%) TippingPoint
18 30 (3.73%) Sourcefire
19 25 (3.11%) Nokia
20 24 (2.99%) Brocade
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Rate: NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
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Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Venn Group
Rate: £150 - £200 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £350 to £374 per day
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: Market Rates Apply
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London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + On-call allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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