The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 107 92 97
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 14 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.64% 0.65% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.05% 3.37% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £23.20 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+67.02% -23.93%
Cisco ASA
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
459 326 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.89% 19.27% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 168 135
Average daily rate £347 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.47% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 16 51
Average hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -28.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £15.50 £13.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Hampshire region.

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Fareham - 2 £331 -
Southampton - 1 £390 - 2
Farnborough - - - -
Havant - - - -
Andover - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (82.05%) Firewall
3 23 (58.97%) Security Cleared
4 22 (56.41%) SC Cleared
4 22 (56.41%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (51.28%) CCNP
6 19 (48.72%) WAN
6 19 (48.72%) LAN
6 19 (48.72%) CheckPoint
6 19 (48.72%) Network Security
7 12 (30.77%) Juniper
7 12 (30.77%) Windows
7 12 (30.77%) HP
8 11 (28.21%) CCNA
8 11 (28.21%) OSPF
9 10 (25.64%) Network Management
10 9 (23.08%) SAN
10 9 (23.08%) VMware
10 9 (23.08%) Blue Coat
11 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
11 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
11 8 (20.51%) VPN
11 8 (20.51%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (20.51%) 3PAR
12 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (17.95%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (17.95%) VLAN
12 7 (17.95%) CCSA
13 6 (15.38%) vSphere

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 32 (82.05%) Firewall
2 19 (48.72%) WAN
2 19 (48.72%) LAN
2 19 (48.72%) Network Security
3 11 (28.21%) OSPF
4 9 (23.08%) SAN
5 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
5 8 (20.51%) VPN
5 8 (20.51%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (17.95%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (17.95%) VLAN
7 6 (15.38%) EIGRP
8 5 (12.82%) SSL
8 5 (12.82%) IPsec
9 3 (7.69%) Internet
9 3 (7.69%) BGP
9 3 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (5.13%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (5.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (5.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Ant
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Network Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Network Support
6 2 (5.13%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.82%) Linux
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX
6 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Network Management
2 5 (12.82%) Service Management
2 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
2 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
2 5 (12.82%) Time Management
2 5 (12.82%) Network Design
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL
3 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (5.13%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (2.56%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (2.56%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.56%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (2.56%) Information Security
5 1 (2.56%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.56%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) VBScript
1 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (58.97%) Security Cleared
2 22 (56.41%) SC Cleared
2 22 (56.41%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (51.28%) CCNP
4 11 (28.21%) CCNA
5 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
6 7 (17.95%) CCSA
7 5 (12.82%) CCSE
8 2 (5.13%) CCIE
8 2 (5.13%) CCSP
8 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) vSphere
1 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 6 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
4 3 (7.69%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) NetBackup
2 3 (7.69%) SCOM
3 2 (5.13%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (2.56%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (48.72%) CheckPoint
3 12 (30.77%) Juniper
3 12 (30.77%) HP
4 9 (23.08%) VMware
4 9 (23.08%) Blue Coat
5 8 (20.51%) 3PAR
6 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.82%) F5
7 5 (12.82%) Websense
7 5 (12.82%) Brocade
8 3 (7.69%) Nokia
8 3 (7.69%) Avaya
8 3 (7.69%) IronPort
9 2 (5.13%) Riverbed
9 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.13%) Citrix
9 2 (5.13%) McAfee
9 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.56%) Symantec