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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 253 356 340
Rank change year-on-year
+103 -16
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 419 240 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.48% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.58% 3.63% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 146 85
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 32
Average hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +29.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £23.00 £19.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.67 £99.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £34.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +51.11%
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
7512 6620 6770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.86% 13.16% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4165 3561 3488
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 372 540
Average hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £21.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -7.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +70 154 £350 -12.50% 39
South East +14 93 £375 +7.14% 30
North West +20 45 £325 +30.00% 10
East of England +31 40 £375 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire -3 32 £401 - 11
West Midlands -1 23 £434 +3.42% 8
East Midlands - 17 £425 - 8
South West +2 14 £330 -26.66% 9
North East -4 1 - -
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 811 (100.00%) Cisco
2 696 (85.82%) Firewall
3 493 (60.79%) Cisco Certification
4 390 (48.09%) CheckPoint
5 373 (45.99%) CCNP
6 317 (39.09%) F5
7 275 (33.91%) VPN
8 274 (33.79%) Network Security
9 266 (32.80%) Juniper
10 260 (32.06%) BGP
11 253 (31.20%) WAN
12 250 (30.83%) Cisco Nexus
13 237 (29.22%) OSPF
14 221 (27.25%) LAN
15 211 (26.02%) CCNA
16 206 (25.40%) VMware
17 195 (24.04%) Wireless
18 180 (22.19%) Blue Coat
19 177 (21.82%) DNS
20 176 (21.70%) MPLS
21 153 (18.87%) Citrix
22 142 (17.51%) Load Balancing
23 140 (17.26%) Cisco IOS
24 136 (16.77%) Security Cleared
25 130 (16.03%) EIGRP
26 127 (15.66%) SolarWinds
26 127 (15.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
27 122 (15.04%) Windows
28 120 (14.80%) ITIL
29 119 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (2.96%) IIS
2 20 (2.47%) MS Exchange
3 17 (2.10%) Apache
4 14 (1.73%) Lync
5 13 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (0.99%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.86%) IBM Notes
9 5 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.25%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.12%) MediaWiki
12 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.99%) MS Office
4 2 (0.25%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.37%) Office 365
2 3 (0.37%) IaaS
3 2 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 696 (85.82%) Firewall
2 275 (33.91%) VPN
3 274 (33.79%) Network Security
4 260 (32.06%) BGP
5 253 (31.20%) WAN
6 250 (30.83%) Cisco Nexus
7 237 (29.22%) OSPF
8 221 (27.25%) LAN
9 195 (24.04%) Wireless
10 177 (21.82%) DNS
11 176 (21.70%) MPLS
12 140 (17.26%) Cisco IOS
13 130 (16.03%) EIGRP
14 127 (15.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 118 (14.55%) IPsec
16 111 (13.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 106 (13.07%) DHCP
18 103 (12.70%) SSL
19 100 (12.33%) Cisco PIX
20 99 (12.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (3.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (0.99%) Oracle Database
4 7 (0.86%) DB2
5 3 (0.37%) EDMS
5 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.25%) Ant
General
1 91 (11.22%) Finance
2 72 (8.88%) Telecoms
3 27 (3.33%) Banking
4 16 (1.97%) Investment Banking
4 16 (1.97%) Games
5 14 (1.73%) Multimedia
5 14 (1.73%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.23%) Retail
7 6 (0.74%) Marketing
7 6 (0.74%) Electronics
8 5 (0.62%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.25%) Billing
9 2 (0.25%) Advertising
10 1 (0.12%) Legal
10 1 (0.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 427 (52.65%) Network Engineer
2 108 (13.32%) Security Engineer
3 87 (10.73%) Analyst
4 83 (10.23%) Network Security Engineer
5 60 (7.40%) Architect
6 50 (6.17%) Consultant
7 49 (6.04%) Cisco Engineer
8 47 (5.80%) Network Specialist
8 47 (5.80%) Network Support
9 46 (5.67%) Network Analyst
10 45 (5.55%) Senior Network Engineer
11 42 (5.18%) Support Engineer
12 40 (4.93%) Security Specialist
12 40 (4.93%) Network Security Specialist
13 39 (4.81%) Network Architect
13 39 (4.81%) Network Consultant
14 36 (4.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 28 (3.45%) Network Support Engineer
16 27 (3.33%) Security Analyst
17 26 (3.21%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.23%) Regular Expression
1 10 (1.23%) CSS
2 8 (0.99%) XMPP
2 8 (0.99%) WAP
3 2 (0.25%) MFC
3 2 (0.25%) Web Services
4 1 (0.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.15%) PKI
2 41 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (4.32%) Thin Client
3 35 (4.32%) Fat Client
4 14 (1.73%) Online Games
5 13 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.48%) SecurID
7 9 (1.11%) Clustering
8 8 (0.99%) Celerra
8 8 (0.99%) Replication
9 7 (0.86%) Life Science
9 7 (0.86%) FlexPod
10 6 (0.74%) Smart Meter
10 6 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (0.74%) Computer Science
10 6 (0.74%) Cryptography
10 6 (0.74%) NHS
10 6 (0.74%) DTV
11 5 (0.62%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 122 (15.04%) Windows
2 103 (12.70%) Linux
3 39 (4.81%) UNIX
4 26 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (2.71%) Solaris
6 18 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.36%) Windows 7
7 11 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.86%) SUSE
9 7 (0.86%) AIX
10 5 (0.62%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.37%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.25%) Android
12 2 (0.25%) CentOS
13 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (17.51%) Load Balancing
2 120 (14.80%) ITIL
3 97 (11.96%) Network Management
4 95 (11.71%) Network Design
5 72 (8.88%) Migration
6 68 (8.38%) E-Commerce
7 65 (8.01%) Kalman Filter
8 46 (5.67%) Network Monitoring
9 45 (5.55%) Service Delivery
9 45 (5.55%) Service Management
10 39 (4.81%) Mentoring
11 34 (4.19%) Incident Management
12 31 (3.82%) SIEM
13 29 (3.58%) Validation
14 28 (3.45%) Change Management
15 27 (3.33%) Network Architecture
16 26 (3.21%) Information Security
16 26 (3.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 24 (2.96%) Project Management
18 22 (2.71%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 36 (4.44%) C
2 27 (3.33%) Perl
3 26 (3.21%) Python
4 18 (2.22%) Shell Script
5 14 (1.73%) PowerShell
6 13 (1.60%) Lisp
6 13 (1.60%) C++
7 11 (1.36%) SQL
8 7 (0.86%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.49%) PHP
10 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 493 (60.79%) Cisco Certification
2 373 (45.99%) CCNP
3 211 (26.02%) CCNA
4 136 (16.77%) Security Cleared
5 105 (12.95%) SC Cleared
6 99 (12.21%) CCSE
7 75 (9.25%) CCIE
8 58 (7.15%) CISSP
9 49 (6.04%) CCDP
10 44 (5.43%) Degree
11 43 (5.30%) CCSA
12 34 (4.19%) CCSP
13 30 (3.70%) DV Cleared
14 24 (2.96%) CISMP
15 23 (2.84%) CISM
16 20 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
17 15 (1.85%) CCENT
18 12 (1.48%) JNCIS
19 11 (1.36%) CCIP
20 10 (1.23%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.06%) SLA
2 33 (4.07%) PCI DSS
3 30 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (2.84%) QA
5 6 (0.74%) GPG13
5 6 (0.74%) JSP 440
5 6 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.12%) TickIT
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 119 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (5.30%) vSphere
3 36 (4.44%) Active Directory
4 34 (4.19%) Hyper-V
5 28 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
6 25 (3.08%) ProxySG
7 17 (2.10%) XenApp
8 15 (1.85%) XenServer
9 14 (1.73%) VMware ESX
10 13 (1.60%) Sendmail
11 11 (1.36%) Terminal Services
12 9 (1.11%) Firmware
13 8 (0.99%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 7 (0.86%) FreeRADIUS
14 7 (0.86%) vCloud
15 6 (0.74%) XenDesktop
15 6 (0.74%) Squid
16 5 (0.62%) Snort
17 3 (0.37%) Samba
18 2 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (4.56%) FortiGate
2 31 (3.82%) CiscoWorks
3 19 (2.34%) Cisco CUCM
4 17 (2.10%) RANCID
5 15 (1.85%) OPNET
6 14 (1.73%) OpenView
7 13 (1.60%) MIMEsweeper
7 13 (1.60%) MAILsweeper
8 10 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
8 10 (1.23%) SCCM
9 9 (1.11%) AirWatch
10 7 (0.86%) SolarWinds Orion
10 7 (0.86%) CA Spectrum
11 6 (0.74%) Cisco UCCE
12 5 (0.62%) SCOM
13 4 (0.49%) WhatsUp Gold
13 4 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
14 3 (0.37%) NetBackup
14 3 (0.37%) Netcool
Vendors
1 811 (100.00%) Cisco
2 390 (48.09%) CheckPoint
3 317 (39.09%) F5
4 266 (32.80%) Juniper
5 206 (25.40%) VMware
6 180 (22.19%) Blue Coat
7 153 (18.87%) Citrix
8 127 (15.66%) SolarWinds
9 96 (11.84%) HP
10 95 (11.71%) Infoblox
11 72 (8.88%) Microsoft
12 50 (6.17%) McAfee
13 48 (5.92%) Fortinet
14 36 (4.44%) Imperva
15 34 (4.19%) Nokia
15 34 (4.19%) CA
16 32 (3.95%) Clearswift
17 30 (3.70%) Websense
18 29 (3.58%) BMC
18 29 (3.58%) IBM
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Real Staffing
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