The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 42 32 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +30
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 17 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.71% 4.00% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 19.85% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 2
Median daily rate £463 £488 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £258 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-42.30% +11.42%
Cisco ASA
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 131 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.69% 20.15% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 54 59
Median daily rate £450 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 10
Median hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.52% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.50 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Welwyn Garden City -4 7 £450 -9.09%
Stevenage -2 2 £425 -
Hemel Hempstead -2 1 £525 +45.83%
Cisco ASA
East of England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (42.86%) Blue Coat
3 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (39.29%) MPLS
5 10 (35.71%) DNS
5 10 (35.71%) F5
5 10 (35.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (35.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 9 (32.14%) BIG-IP
6 9 (32.14%) Firewall
7 8 (28.57%) Banking
8 7 (25.00%) CCIE
8 7 (25.00%) LAN
9 6 (21.43%) CCNP
9 6 (21.43%) Sourcefire
9 6 (21.43%) Presales
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (17.86%) WAN
10 5 (17.86%) Juniper
11 4 (14.29%) OSPF
11 4 (14.29%) VPN
11 4 (14.29%) Wireless
11 4 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
12 3 (10.71%) IronPort
12 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (10.71%) Ruckus Wireless

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) MPLS
2 10 (35.71%) DNS
2 10 (35.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 10 (35.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (32.14%) BIG-IP
3 9 (32.14%) Firewall
4 7 (25.00%) LAN
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (17.86%) WAN
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (14.29%) OSPF
6 4 (14.29%) VPN
6 4 (14.29%) Wireless
7 3 (10.71%) EIGRP
7 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (7.14%) ATM
8 2 (7.14%) BGP
8 2 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (7.14%) Network Security
9 1 (3.57%) DMZ
General
1 8 (28.57%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Network Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Wireless Network Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Blue Coat Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Check Point Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Network Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Network Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) BYOD
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) CentOS
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Presales
2 3 (10.71%) Change Control
2 3 (10.71%) Network Management
2 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.57%) ITSM
4 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) Service Management
4 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) CCIE
3 6 (21.43%) CCNP
4 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 3 (10.71%) CCDP
5 3 (10.71%) CCNA
5 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) iptables
2 1 (3.57%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (42.86%) Blue Coat
4 10 (35.71%) F5
5 6 (21.43%) Sourcefire
6 5 (17.86%) Juniper
7 3 (10.71%) Aruba
7 3 (10.71%) IronPort
7 3 (10.71%) Meraki
7 3 (10.71%) Palo Alto
7 3 (10.71%) Ruckus Wireless
7 3 (10.71%) ScanSafe
8 2 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (7.14%) Forcepoint
8 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
8 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
9 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.57%) NetApp
9 1 (3.57%) Remedy