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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 84 103 96
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 33 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.62% 0.82% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.45% 4.84% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 15
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £313 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-48.07% +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
512 351 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.12% 16.91% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 208 208
Median daily rate £375 £379 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 24 27
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.45 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +15 4 £375 +14.50% 1
Farnborough +8 4 £336 -
Winchester -4 4 £388 -
Basingstoke -18 3 £300 -25.00%
Gosport - 2 £530 -
Fareham - 1 £375 -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 71 (100.00%) Cisco
2 58 (81.69%) Firewall
3 47 (66.20%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (57.75%) CheckPoint
5 39 (54.93%) LAN
6 38 (53.52%) Security Cleared
7 37 (52.11%) WAN
8 36 (50.70%) SC Cleared
9 35 (49.30%) CCNP
10 28 (39.44%) CCNA
11 25 (35.21%) Network Security
12 21 (29.58%) F5
12 21 (29.58%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (26.76%) Wireless
14 17 (23.94%) MPLS
14 17 (23.94%) Data Centre
15 16 (22.54%) OSPF
15 16 (22.54%) BGP
15 16 (22.54%) IPsec
16 15 (21.13%) VoIP
17 13 (18.31%) ITIL
18 11 (15.49%) Juniper
18 11 (15.49%) VLAN
19 9 (12.68%) Network Design
19 9 (12.68%) VMware
19 9 (12.68%) IPv4
19 9 (12.68%) IPv6
19 9 (12.68%) VPN
19 9 (12.68%) Load Balancing
20 8 (11.27%) PCI DSS

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 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.41%) IIS
1 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (81.69%) Firewall
2 39 (54.93%) LAN
3 37 (52.11%) WAN
4 25 (35.21%) Network Security
5 21 (29.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 19 (26.76%) Wireless
7 17 (23.94%) MPLS
8 16 (22.54%) BGP
8 16 (22.54%) IPsec
8 16 (22.54%) OSPF
9 15 (21.13%) VoIP
10 11 (15.49%) VLAN
11 9 (12.68%) IPv4
11 9 (12.68%) IPv6
11 9 (12.68%) VPN
12 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
13 7 (9.86%) HSRP
13 7 (9.86%) SSL
14 6 (8.45%) DNS
14 6 (8.45%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.63%) Military
4 2 (2.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (64.79%) Network Engineer
2 17 (23.94%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 16 (22.54%) Network Security Engineer
3 16 (22.54%) Security Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Consultant
5 7 (9.86%) Firewall Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Network Consultant
6 5 (7.04%) Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Security Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.45%) Cryptography
2 6 (8.45%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.82%) LPAR
5 1 (1.41%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.41%) Replication
5 1 (1.41%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.63%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) AIX
4 2 (2.82%) Unix
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.31%) ITIL
2 9 (12.68%) Load Balancing
2 9 (12.68%) Network Design
3 8 (11.27%) Change Management
3 8 (11.27%) Project Management
4 5 (7.04%) Capacity Management
4 5 (7.04%) High Availability
4 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
4 5 (7.04%) Information Security
4 5 (7.04%) Migration
4 5 (7.04%) Network Management
4 5 (7.04%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.63%) Computer Security
5 4 (5.63%) Converged Infrastructure
5 4 (5.63%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (5.63%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (5.63%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (5.63%) Security Patching
5 4 (5.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (2.82%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) Perl
2 2 (2.82%) Python
2 2 (2.82%) Tcl
3 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (66.20%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (53.52%) Security Cleared
3 36 (50.70%) SC Cleared
4 35 (49.30%) CCNP
5 28 (39.44%) CCNA
6 5 (7.04%) CCIE
6 5 (7.04%) CCSA
6 5 (7.04%) CCSE
7 3 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.82%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.82%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.82%) MCSE
8 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.41%) CCDA
9 1 (1.41%) CCDP
9 1 (1.41%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.45%) VMware ESX
3 5 (7.04%) vSphere
4 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.41%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.41%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.41%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (4.23%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.23%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 71 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (57.75%) CheckPoint
3 21 (29.58%) F5
4 11 (15.49%) Juniper
5 9 (12.68%) VMware
6 8 (11.27%) Cyberoam
7 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
8 5 (7.04%) Blue Coat
8 5 (7.04%) Oracle
8 5 (7.04%) SolarWinds
9 4 (5.63%) HP
9 4 (5.63%) Palo Alto
10 3 (4.23%) AlgoSec
10 3 (4.23%) Nokia
10 3 (4.23%) Trustwave
10 3 (4.23%) Tufin
11 2 (2.82%) Brocade
11 2 (2.82%) Crossbeam
11 2 (2.82%) IBM
11 2 (2.82%) Riverbed