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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 77 97 94
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 40 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.03% 1.15% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 6.37% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 18
Median daily rate £375 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £309 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +69.56%
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
440 377 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.37% 18.03% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 227 247
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 40 33
Median hourly rate £47.83 £23.75 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.38% -34.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.55 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 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 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Southampton +25 15 £375 +20.96% 4
Winchester +4 4 £388 -
Farnborough +2 3 £335 -28.82%
Gosport - 2 £530 -
Hook +2 1 £375 +7.52%
Basingstoke -11 1 £300 -25.00%
Fareham - 1 £375 - 1
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 76 (100.00%) Cisco
2 68 (89.47%) Firewall
3 53 (69.74%) CheckPoint
4 50 (65.79%) Cisco Certification
5 49 (64.47%) Security Cleared
6 47 (61.84%) SC Cleared
7 45 (59.21%) LAN
7 45 (59.21%) WAN
8 42 (55.26%) CCNP
9 37 (48.68%) Network Security
10 35 (46.05%) CCNA
11 28 (36.84%) Wireless
12 26 (34.21%) VoIP
13 21 (27.63%) Palo Alto
14 18 (23.68%) FortiGate
14 18 (23.68%) F5
15 16 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (18.42%) MPLS
16 14 (18.42%) Data Centre
17 13 (17.11%) AlgoSec
17 13 (17.11%) Tufin
17 13 (17.11%) BGP
18 12 (15.79%) OSPF
18 12 (15.79%) IPsec
19 10 (13.16%) IPv4
19 10 (13.16%) IPv6
19 10 (13.16%) VPN
20 9 (11.84%) VMware
21 8 (10.53%) Network Design
21 8 (10.53%) VLAN

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.32%) IIS
1 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (89.47%) Firewall
2 45 (59.21%) LAN
2 45 (59.21%) WAN
3 37 (48.68%) Network Security
4 28 (36.84%) Wireless
5 26 (34.21%) VoIP
6 16 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (18.42%) MPLS
8 13 (17.11%) BGP
9 12 (15.79%) IPsec
9 12 (15.79%) OSPF
10 10 (13.16%) IPv4
10 10 (13.16%) IPv6
10 10 (13.16%) VPN
11 8 (10.53%) VLAN
12 6 (7.89%) HSRP
12 6 (7.89%) SSL
12 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
13 5 (6.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 5 (6.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Military
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (67.11%) Network Engineer
2 29 (38.16%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 17 (22.37%) Firewall Engineer
4 15 (19.74%) Security Engineer
5 14 (18.42%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Consultant
7 6 (7.89%) Network Consultant
7 6 (7.89%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.58%) Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (6.58%) Network Support
8 5 (6.58%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.58%) Cryptography
2 5 (6.58%) Driving Licence
2 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) LPAR
5 1 (1.32%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.32%) Replication
5 1 (1.32%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Linux
2 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.26%) Windows
4 2 (2.63%) AIX
4 2 (2.63%) Unix
4 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.53%) Network Design
2 7 (9.21%) ITIL
2 7 (9.21%) Load Balancing
3 5 (6.58%) Change Management
3 5 (6.58%) Converged Infrastructure
3 5 (6.58%) Financial Modelling
3 5 (6.58%) High Availability
3 5 (6.58%) Project Management
4 4 (5.26%) Capacity Management
4 4 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.26%) Information Security
4 4 (5.26%) Migration
4 4 (5.26%) Network Management
4 4 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 4 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (3.95%) Computer Security
5 3 (3.95%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (3.95%) Security Patching
5 3 (3.95%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.21%) SQL
2 2 (2.63%) Perl
2 2 (2.63%) Python
2 2 (2.63%) Tcl
3 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (65.79%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (64.47%) Security Cleared
3 47 (61.84%) SC Cleared
4 42 (55.26%) CCNP
5 35 (46.05%) CCNA
6 4 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.95%) CCIE
7 3 (3.95%) CCSA
7 3 (3.95%) CCSE
8 2 (2.63%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.63%) MCSE
8 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.32%) CCDA
9 1 (1.32%) CCDP
9 1 (1.32%) CCVP
9 1 (1.32%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.32%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) VMware ESX
1 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.89%) vSphere
3 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.32%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.32%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 18 (23.68%) FortiGate
2 7 (9.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (3.95%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) Cisco
2 53 (69.74%) CheckPoint
3 21 (27.63%) Palo Alto
4 18 (23.68%) F5
5 13 (17.11%) AlgoSec
5 13 (17.11%) Tufin
6 9 (11.84%) VMware
7 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 7 (9.21%) Juniper
9 6 (7.89%) Oracle
10 5 (6.58%) Cyberoam
10 5 (6.58%) SolarWinds
11 4 (5.26%) Blue Coat
11 4 (5.26%) HP
12 3 (3.95%) Nokia
12 3 (3.95%) Trustwave
13 2 (2.63%) Brocade
13 2 (2.63%) IBM
13 2 (2.63%) Intel Security
13 2 (2.63%) Riverbed