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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 99 96 90
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 25 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.16% 0.53% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.94% 2.72% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £36.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-37.93% +81.25%
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
421 368 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.55% 19.48% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 179 146
Average daily rate £375 £380 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +38.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £465 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 30 38
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.83 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.27%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 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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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 +7 8 £450 - 5
Hook - 3 £380 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Portsmouth -4 1 - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Andover - - - -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (72.97%) Firewall
3 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (54.05%) CCNP
5 19 (51.35%) VMware
6 18 (48.65%) SC Cleared
6 18 (48.65%) Security Cleared
7 16 (43.24%) LAN
7 16 (43.24%) WAN
8 15 (40.54%) CCNA
9 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
10 13 (35.14%) Juniper
10 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (32.43%) VPN
12 11 (29.73%) ITIL
12 11 (29.73%) Windows
12 11 (29.73%) vSphere
12 11 (29.73%) Service Management
12 11 (29.73%) Network Design
12 11 (29.73%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (24.32%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (24.32%) Network Management
13 9 (24.32%) DNS
13 9 (24.32%) DHCP
13 9 (24.32%) CheckPoint
14 8 (21.62%) NetApp
14 8 (21.62%) Blue Coat
15 7 (18.92%) CCSA
15 7 (18.92%) CCSE
15 7 (18.92%) OSPF

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 1 (2.70%) IIS
1 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (72.97%) Firewall
2 16 (43.24%) LAN
2 16 (43.24%) WAN
3 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
4 12 (32.43%) VPN
5 9 (24.32%) DNS
5 9 (24.32%) DHCP
5 9 (24.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (18.92%) OSPF
7 6 (16.22%) Network Security
7 6 (16.22%) EIGRP
8 5 (13.51%) VLAN
8 5 (13.51%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (10.81%) MPLS
10 3 (8.11%) BGP
10 3 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (8.11%) Wireless
11 2 (5.41%) Frame Relay
11 2 (5.41%) IPsec
11 2 (5.41%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.70%) Ant
General
1 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Network Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Security Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Network Architect
3 3 (8.11%) Architect
3 3 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Systems Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Project Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Network Support
4 2 (5.41%) Requirements Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Build Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineering Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Security Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Network Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) Network Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) FlexPod
2 4 (10.81%) Cryptography
3 3 (8.11%) PKI
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.81%) Linux
5 3 (8.11%) UNIX
6 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.70%) Solaris
6 1 (2.70%) CentOS
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
1 11 (29.73%) Service Management
1 11 (29.73%) Network Design
2 9 (24.32%) Network Management
3 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.81%) Time Management
4 4 (10.81%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (8.11%) Database Security
5 3 (8.11%) Protective Monitoring
5 3 (8.11%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.41%) Requirements Management
6 2 (5.41%) Validation
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security
7 1 (2.70%) Fault Management
7 1 (2.70%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.70%) C
2 1 (2.70%) C++
2 1 (2.70%) Perl
2 1 (2.70%) PHP
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (54.05%) CCNP
3 18 (48.65%) SC Cleared
3 18 (48.65%) Security Cleared
4 15 (40.54%) CCNA
5 7 (18.92%) CCSA
5 7 (18.92%) CCSE
6 5 (13.51%) DV Cleared
6 5 (13.51%) CCSP
7 3 (8.11%) VCP4
7 3 (8.11%) CCIE
8 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.70%) MCSE
9 1 (2.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) JSP 440
2 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.41%) GPG13
3 2 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (29.73%) vSphere
2 11 (29.73%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (18.92%) vCloud
4 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.41%) Squid
6 1 (2.70%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.70%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (2.70%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (51.35%) VMware
3 13 (35.14%) Juniper
4 9 (24.32%) CheckPoint
5 8 (21.62%) Blue Coat
5 8 (21.62%) NetApp
6 7 (18.92%) BMC
6 7 (18.92%) CA
7 6 (16.22%) McAfee
8 5 (13.51%) HP
8 5 (13.51%) F5
9 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
9 3 (8.11%) Websense
10 2 (5.41%) Citrix
10 2 (5.41%) Riverbed
10 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
11 1 (2.70%) Oracle
11 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.70%) Mercator