The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 52 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.77% 0.41% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.48% 3.28% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £160
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £32.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-47.89% +45.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 61 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 17.14% 12.47% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 37 45
Median daily rate £400 £438 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +68.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Essex region.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Basildon - 1 - -
Billericay - 1 - -
Colchester - 1 £425 -
Cisco ASA
East of England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Infoblox
3 1 (33.33%) Imperva
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) DMVPN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) DMVPN
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) NetScreen
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Check Point Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Imperva
2 1 (33.33%) Infoblox
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) VMware