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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 266 321 349
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +28
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 443 354 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.90% 0.67% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.71% 4.73% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 228 173
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.01 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.42% -6.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £21.00 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £23.75 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £22.01 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+104.42% -6.32%
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
7754 7492 7598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.67% 14.17% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4794 4347 4158
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 £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 481 427
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.37% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.49 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.83 £44.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +27 145 £450 +9.09% 27
South East +39 117 £375 - 16
Yorkshire +28 43 £338 -6.89% 6
South West +13 36 £350 -15.15% 13
East of England +13 34 £400 +12.28% 9
West Midlands -14 31 £400 +26.98% 1
North West +11 23 £350 - 6
East Midlands -4 8 £300 -2.12% 1
North East -17 5 £250 -11.34% 3
Midlands -10 3 £375 +17.18%
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 822 (100.00%) Cisco
2 674 (82.00%) Firewall
3 461 (56.08%) Cisco Certification
4 394 (47.93%) CheckPoint
5 358 (43.55%) CCNP
6 281 (34.18%) WAN
7 266 (32.36%) LAN
8 264 (32.12%) Wireless
9 253 (30.78%) Network Security
10 223 (27.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 218 (26.52%) VPN
12 212 (25.79%) CCNA
13 210 (25.55%) Juniper
14 207 (25.18%) F5
15 192 (23.36%) Data Centre
16 181 (22.02%) BGP
17 170 (20.68%) OSPF
18 141 (17.15%) TCP/IP
19 139 (16.91%) Palo Alto
20 129 (15.69%) Security Cleared
21 126 (15.33%) Finance
22 115 (13.99%) Windows
22 115 (13.99%) SC Cleared
23 112 (13.63%) CCIE
24 108 (13.14%) ITIL
25 107 (13.02%) MPLS
25 107 (13.02%) VMware
26 102 (12.41%) VoIP
26 102 (12.41%) Microsoft
27 98 (11.92%) 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 24 (2.92%) MS Exchange
2 19 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (1.95%) Skype for Business
4 15 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (0.73%) IIS
6 4 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.36%) Apache
7 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.36%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.36%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.24%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.12%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.12%) nginx
9 1 (0.12%) SAS
9 1 (0.12%) Zimbra
Applications
1 46 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 22 (2.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) Eikon
2 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.85%) Office 365
4 3 (0.36%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.24%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 674 (82.00%) Firewall
2 281 (34.18%) WAN
3 266 (32.36%) LAN
4 264 (32.12%) Wireless
5 253 (30.78%) Network Security
6 223 (27.13%) Cisco Nexus
7 218 (26.52%) VPN
8 181 (22.02%) BGP
9 170 (20.68%) OSPF
10 141 (17.15%) TCP/IP
11 107 (13.02%) MPLS
12 102 (12.41%) VoIP
13 98 (11.92%) DNS
14 92 (11.19%) EIGRP
15 91 (11.07%) SSL
16 90 (10.95%) Cisco IOS
17 88 (10.71%) VLAN
18 83 (10.10%) Cisco Wireless
19 77 (9.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 73 (8.88%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (2.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (2.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (0.24%) JIRA
4 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
General
1 126 (15.33%) Finance
2 49 (5.96%) Telecoms
3 27 (3.28%) Banking
4 25 (3.04%) Retail
5 11 (1.34%) Legal
6 9 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.85%) Marketing
8 6 (0.73%) Billing
8 6 (0.73%) Law
9 4 (0.49%) Electronics
9 4 (0.49%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.36%) Military
10 3 (0.36%) Publishing
11 2 (0.24%) Advertising
11 2 (0.24%) Back Office
11 2 (0.24%) Games
12 1 (0.12%) Automotive
12 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 458 (55.72%) Network Engineer
2 184 (22.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 165 (20.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 142 (17.27%) Security Engineer
5 118 (14.36%) Network Security Engineer
6 94 (11.44%) Senior Network Engineer
7 85 (10.34%) Firewall Engineer
8 66 (8.03%) Consultant
9 55 (6.69%) Support Engineer
10 49 (5.96%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 41 (4.99%) Network Consultant
12 39 (4.74%) Network Support
13 36 (4.38%) Analyst
13 36 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 34 (4.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 34 (4.14%) Network Support Engineer
14 34 (4.14%) Senior Security Engineer
15 28 (3.41%) Network Analyst
15 28 (3.41%) Senior Network Security Engineer
16 26 (3.16%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (5.35%) 802.1X
2 11 (1.34%) CSS
3 4 (0.49%) Middleware
3 4 (0.49%) OCX
3 4 (0.49%) Web Services
4 3 (0.36%) .NET
5 2 (0.24%) REST
5 2 (0.24%) SAML
5 2 (0.24%) XMPP
6 1 (0.12%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.12%) HTML
6 1 (0.12%) Memcached
6 1 (0.12%) Node.js
6 1 (0.12%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 192 (23.36%) Data Centre
2 23 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (2.31%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 16 (1.95%) Driving Licence
6 15 (1.82%) PKI
7 13 (1.58%) FlexPod
8 10 (1.22%) e-Health
9 7 (0.85%) Computer Science
10 6 (0.73%) Algorithms
10 6 (0.73%) CESG
10 6 (0.73%) Cryptography
10 6 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.61%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.61%) EMC VNX
11 5 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.49%) Fintech
13 3 (0.36%) Cyberthreat
13 3 (0.36%) DataPower
13 3 (0.36%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 115 (13.99%) Windows
2 75 (9.12%) Windows Server
3 65 (7.91%) Linux
4 30 (3.65%) Unix
5 28 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.58%) Ubuntu
9 11 (1.34%) Windows 8
10 10 (1.22%) Data ONTAP
11 9 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.97%) AIX
12 8 (0.97%) CentOS
13 7 (0.85%) Solaris
14 5 (0.61%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.36%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.12%) Mandriva Linux
16 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (13.14%) ITIL
2 76 (9.25%) Network Design
3 63 (7.66%) Migration
4 62 (7.54%) Load Balancing
5 53 (6.45%) Change Management
6 42 (5.11%) Kalman Filter
7 36 (4.38%) Network Monitoring
7 36 (4.38%) Project Management
7 36 (4.38%) SIEM
8 33 (4.01%) Service Delivery
9 32 (3.89%) Service Management
10 31 (3.77%) Network Management
11 30 (3.65%) Information Security
12 28 (3.41%) Change Control
13 25 (3.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 24 (2.92%) ITIL V3
15 23 (2.80%) Penetration Testing
16 22 (2.68%) Root Cause Analysis
17 21 (2.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 20 (2.43%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (2.92%) PowerShell
2 14 (1.70%) Python
2 14 (1.70%) SQL
3 12 (1.46%) Shell Script
4 8 (0.97%) Java
5 6 (0.73%) Perl
6 5 (0.61%) C
7 4 (0.49%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.49%) Tcl
8 3 (0.36%) PHP
9 2 (0.24%) C++
10 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.12%) Korn
10 1 (0.12%) Lisp
10 1 (0.12%) Ruby
10 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 461 (56.08%) Cisco Certification
2 358 (43.55%) CCNP
3 212 (25.79%) CCNA
4 129 (15.69%) Security Cleared
5 115 (13.99%) SC Cleared
6 112 (13.63%) CCIE
7 50 (6.08%) CCSE
8 43 (5.23%) CCDP
9 40 (4.87%) CCSA
10 34 (4.14%) Degree
11 29 (3.53%) CISSP
12 21 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
13 20 (2.43%) CCDA
14 19 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 18 (2.19%) JNCIP
16 15 (1.82%) JNCIA
16 15 (1.82%) MCSE
16 15 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (1.70%) Check Point Certification
18 13 (1.58%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 54 (6.57%) PCI DSS
2 25 (3.04%) SLA
3 11 (1.34%) RMADS
4 10 (1.22%) QA
5 3 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.24%) COBIT
6 2 (0.24%) COSO
6 2 (0.24%) GLP
6 2 (0.24%) ISO27005
6 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
System Software
1 64 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 52 (6.33%) vSphere
4 21 (2.55%) ProxySG
5 19 (2.31%) VMware ESX
6 13 (1.58%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.49%) Snort
8 4 (0.49%) vCloud
8 4 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.36%) Docker
9 3 (0.36%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.36%) KVM
9 3 (0.36%) oVirt
9 3 (0.36%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.24%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.24%) Firmware
10 2 (0.24%) iptables
10 2 (0.24%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.12%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 63 (7.66%) FortiGate
2 29 (3.53%) Nagios
3 23 (2.80%) Cacti
3 23 (2.80%) Nessus
4 22 (2.68%) Cisco Prime
5 19 (2.31%) SolarWinds Orion
6 17 (2.07%) Cisco CUCM
7 16 (1.95%) SmoothWall
8 14 (1.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 11 (1.34%) Nexpose
10 9 (1.09%) Cisco UCCX
10 9 (1.09%) SmokePing
11 7 (0.85%) OpenView
11 7 (0.85%) OPNET
11 7 (0.85%) SCCM
11 7 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 6 (0.73%) Puppet
12 6 (0.73%) SCOM
13 5 (0.61%) Backup Exec
14 4 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 822 (100.00%) Cisco
2 394 (47.93%) CheckPoint
3 210 (25.55%) Juniper
4 207 (25.18%) F5
5 139 (16.91%) Palo Alto
6 107 (13.02%) VMware
7 102 (12.41%) Microsoft
8 82 (9.98%) Blue Coat
9 77 (9.37%) Fortinet
10 76 (9.25%) SolarWinds
11 65 (7.91%) HP
12 55 (6.69%) Aruba
13 50 (6.08%) Riverbed
14 46 (5.60%) Intel Security
15 42 (5.11%) Citrix
16 33 (4.01%) TippingPoint
17 31 (3.77%) FireEye
18 28 (3.41%) Nokia
19 27 (3.28%) Sourcefire
20 25 (3.04%) IBM
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