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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 291 277 357
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +80
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 371 392 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.80% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.86% 5.31% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 239 144
Median daily rate £378 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 6
Median hourly rate £32.63 £39.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.34% +47.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.73 £24.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.53 £46.58 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-48.07% +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
7641 7384 6492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.56% 15.01% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4703 4158 3571
Median daily rate £399 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 413 373
Median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

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 May 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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -59 112 £425 +21.42% 37
South East +19 103 £375 +7.14% 20
South West +26 39 £375 +13.63% 10
Yorkshire +19 30 £400 +14.28% 5
West Midlands -4 30 £375 +7.14% 7
East of England -5 24 £425 +18.05% 3
North West -29 20 £394 +21.15% 8
East Midlands +12 7 £325 -7.14% 1
North East -50 2 - -
Midlands - 1 - - 1
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 679 (100.00%) Cisco
2 552 (81.30%) Firewall
3 375 (55.23%) Cisco Certification
4 339 (49.93%) CheckPoint
5 289 (42.56%) CCNP
6 233 (34.32%) WAN
7 219 (32.25%) LAN
8 206 (30.34%) Network Security
9 201 (29.60%) Wireless
10 192 (28.28%) F5
11 184 (27.10%) Cisco Nexus
12 173 (25.48%) VPN
13 171 (25.18%) CCNA
14 148 (21.80%) Juniper
15 138 (20.32%) BGP
16 130 (19.15%) Data Centre
17 121 (17.82%) OSPF
18 119 (17.53%) MPLS
19 105 (15.46%) Security Cleared
20 98 (14.43%) SC Cleared
21 95 (13.99%) Palo Alto
22 91 (13.40%) ITIL
23 89 (13.11%) Finance
24 88 (12.96%) CCIE
25 81 (11.93%) EIGRP
26 79 (11.63%) TCP/IP
27 77 (11.34%) VoIP
28 74 (10.90%) Windows
29 73 (10.75%) DNS
29 73 (10.75%) Blue Coat

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 18 (2.65%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (1.91%) Skype for Business
4 10 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (1.18%) Apache
6 4 (0.59%) IIS
6 4 (0.59%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.44%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.44%) Zimbra
8 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.15%) nginx
9 1 (0.15%) Node.js
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.06%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.03%) Office 365
2 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.44%) Mimecast
3 3 (0.44%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 552 (81.30%) Firewall
2 233 (34.32%) WAN
3 219 (32.25%) LAN
4 206 (30.34%) Network Security
5 201 (29.60%) Wireless
6 184 (27.10%) Cisco Nexus
7 173 (25.48%) VPN
8 138 (20.32%) BGP
9 121 (17.82%) OSPF
10 119 (17.53%) MPLS
11 81 (11.93%) EIGRP
12 79 (11.63%) TCP/IP
13 77 (11.34%) VoIP
14 73 (10.75%) DNS
15 65 (9.57%) Cisco PIX
15 65 (9.57%) Cisco Wireless
16 63 (9.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 62 (9.13%) IPsec
18 59 (8.69%) Cisco IOS
18 59 (8.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (2.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.29%) MySQL
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.15%) DB2
5 1 (0.15%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.15%) QlikView
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
General
1 89 (13.11%) Finance
2 40 (5.89%) Telecoms
3 24 (3.53%) Banking
3 24 (3.53%) Retail
4 11 (1.62%) Legal
5 8 (1.18%) Billing
6 7 (1.03%) Law
6 7 (1.03%) Military
7 4 (0.59%) Games
7 4 (0.59%) Marketing
8 3 (0.44%) Publishing
9 2 (0.29%) Back Office
9 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.15%) Automotive
10 1 (0.15%) Electronics
10 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 416 (61.27%) Network Engineer
2 149 (21.94%) Cisco Engineer
3 135 (19.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 116 (17.08%) Security Engineer
5 99 (14.58%) Network Security Engineer
6 65 (9.57%) Senior Network Engineer
7 57 (8.39%) Firewall Engineer
8 44 (6.48%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 40 (5.89%) Support Engineer
10 38 (5.60%) Analyst
11 37 (5.45%) Consultant
12 31 (4.57%) Network Analyst
13 30 (4.42%) Network Consultant
13 30 (4.42%) Network Support
14 27 (3.98%) Network Support Engineer
15 26 (3.83%) Senior Security Engineer
16 22 (3.24%) Cisco Security Engineer
16 22 (3.24%) Security Consultant
17 21 (3.09%) Cisco Support
17 21 (3.09%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (4.86%) 802.1X
2 9 (1.33%) CSS
3 6 (0.88%) Web Services
4 4 (0.59%) Middleware
4 4 (0.59%) OCX
4 4 (0.59%) WAP
5 2 (0.29%) XMPP
6 1 (0.15%) Memcached
6 1 (0.15%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 130 (19.15%) Data Centre
2 22 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.24%) Driving Licence
3 18 (2.65%) PKI
4 12 (1.77%) Cryptography
4 12 (1.77%) Management Information System
5 11 (1.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.03%) Statistics
6 7 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (0.88%) Blackberry
7 6 (0.88%) FlexPod
8 5 (0.74%) e-Health
8 5 (0.74%) EMC VNX
9 4 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.44%) HP StoreVirtual
11 2 (0.29%) Fintech
11 2 (0.29%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.29%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.29%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 74 (10.90%) Windows
2 65 (9.57%) Linux
3 47 (6.92%) Windows Server
4 31 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (2.65%) Unix
5 18 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.77%) CentOS
8 9 (1.33%) Mac OS X
8 9 (1.33%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.03%) AIX
10 5 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
11 4 (0.59%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.44%) Solaris
12 3 (0.44%) SUSE
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (13.40%) ITIL
2 69 (10.16%) Load Balancing
3 66 (9.72%) Migration
4 56 (8.25%) Network Design
5 41 (6.04%) Project Management
6 33 (4.86%) Change Management
7 31 (4.57%) Network Monitoring
8 28 (4.12%) Network Management
9 23 (3.39%) Problem Management
10 22 (3.24%) Kalman Filter
11 21 (3.09%) High Availability
12 19 (2.80%) Service Delivery
12 19 (2.80%) Service Management
13 18 (2.65%) Change Control
13 18 (2.65%) Incident Management
13 18 (2.65%) Information Security
13 18 (2.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 17 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
15 14 (2.06%) Capacity Planning
15 14 (2.06%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (3.09%) SQL
2 11 (1.62%) Python
3 6 (0.88%) Perl
4 5 (0.74%) Java
5 4 (0.59%) Tcl
6 3 (0.44%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.29%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.29%) C
7 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.15%) Korn
8 1 (0.15%) Lisp
8 1 (0.15%) PHP
8 1 (0.15%) Ruby
8 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 375 (55.23%) Cisco Certification
2 289 (42.56%) CCNP
3 171 (25.18%) CCNA
4 105 (15.46%) Security Cleared
5 98 (14.43%) SC Cleared
6 88 (12.96%) CCIE
7 48 (7.07%) CCSE
8 43 (6.33%) CCSA
9 27 (3.98%) Degree
10 25 (3.68%) CCDP
11 23 (3.39%) CISSP
12 19 (2.80%) Check Point Certification
12 19 (2.80%) JNCIS
13 14 (2.06%) CISM
14 13 (1.91%) DV Cleared
14 13 (1.91%) JNCIA
15 12 (1.77%) CCDA
16 9 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
17 8 (1.18%) MCSE
17 8 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.68%) PCI DSS
2 22 (3.24%) SLA
3 21 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.44%) COBIT
4 3 (0.44%) QA
5 2 (0.29%) COSO
5 2 (0.29%) GLP
5 2 (0.29%) ISO27005
6 1 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.15%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
System Software
1 48 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (5.60%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.21%) ProxySG
4 14 (2.06%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.06%) vSphere
5 12 (1.77%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.74%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.59%) XenApp
8 3 (0.44%) Docker
8 3 (0.44%) KVM
8 3 (0.44%) oVirt
9 2 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.29%) iptables
9 2 (0.29%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.29%) vCloud
10 1 (0.15%) Firmware
10 1 (0.15%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.15%) Postfix
10 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 42 (6.19%) FortiGate
2 20 (2.95%) Cisco Prime
3 15 (2.21%) Cisco CUCM
3 15 (2.21%) Nagios
4 10 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (1.03%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (1.03%) SmoothWall
6 6 (0.88%) Puppet
6 6 (0.88%) WhatsUp Gold
7 5 (0.74%) Cacti
7 5 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (0.59%) Ansible
8 4 (0.59%) TrustSec
8 4 (0.59%) WSUS
9 3 (0.44%) MIMEsweeper
9 3 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.44%) Salt
9 3 (0.44%) SCCM
9 3 (0.44%) yum
Vendors
1 679 (100.00%) Cisco
2 339 (49.93%) CheckPoint
3 192 (28.28%) F5
4 148 (21.80%) Juniper
5 95 (13.99%) Palo Alto
6 73 (10.75%) Blue Coat
7 71 (10.46%) VMware
8 58 (8.54%) Fortinet
9 56 (8.25%) SolarWinds
10 47 (6.92%) Microsoft
11 43 (6.33%) HP
12 38 (5.60%) Nokia
13 37 (5.45%) Aruba
14 27 (3.98%) Citrix
14 27 (3.98%) Riverbed
15 26 (3.83%) IBM
16 24 (3.53%) Intel Security
17 18 (2.65%) Avaya
17 18 (2.65%) Forcepoint
18 16 (2.36%) CA
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
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Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
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onezeero.
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Austin Fraser
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Harvey Nash plc
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onezeero.
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £375 - £435 per day
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CPS Group UK
Rate: £250 - £351 per annum
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East Midlands
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £250 - £351 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
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Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
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AAP3
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
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Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £330 to £374 per day
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Talent Point
Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
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