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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 46 63 55
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 12 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.88% 1.18% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 4.88% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 3
Median daily rate £425 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.53 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.88 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+67.44% +22.15%
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
126 205 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.75% 24.12% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 93 52
Median daily rate £375 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 24 15
Median hourly rate £18.25 £21.53 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.21% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £37.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 29 July 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 29 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
Welwyn Garden City +8 4 £550 -12.00%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £400 -
Watford +2 1 - -
Hertford - 1 £450 -
Cisco ASA
East of England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (64.00%) F5
3 14 (56.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (56.00%) Blue Coat
4 13 (52.00%) BIG-IP
4 13 (52.00%) MPLS
4 13 (52.00%) DNS
4 13 (52.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 13 (52.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 12 (48.00%) Firewall
6 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (28.00%) LAN
6 7 (28.00%) Finance
7 6 (24.00%) Banking
7 6 (24.00%) WAN
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 5 (20.00%) CCNP
8 5 (20.00%) CCNA
9 4 (16.00%) Wireless
9 4 (16.00%) CCIE
9 4 (16.00%) ATM
9 4 (16.00%) Palo Alto
10 3 (12.00%) Splunk
10 3 (12.00%) Juniper
10 3 (12.00%) OSPF
10 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
10 3 (12.00%) VLAN
10 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
10 3 (12.00%) Network Load Balancing

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) BIG-IP
1 13 (52.00%) DNS
1 13 (52.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 13 (52.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 13 (52.00%) MPLS
2 12 (48.00%) Firewall
3 7 (28.00%) LAN
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (24.00%) WAN
5 4 (16.00%) ATM
5 4 (16.00%) Wireless
6 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (12.00%) OSPF
6 3 (12.00%) VLAN
6 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
7 2 (8.00%) BGP
7 2 (8.00%) VPN
7 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (16.00%) Network Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Network Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) IP Network Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Wireless Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) BYOD
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) CentOS
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (4.00%) Network Management
2 1 (4.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) CCNA
2 5 (20.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) CCIE
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) CCDP
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) iptables
2 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (64.00%) F5
3 14 (56.00%) Blue Coat
3 14 (56.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (16.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (12.00%) Juniper
5 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (12.00%) Splunk
6 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.00%) Aruba
7 1 (4.00%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (4.00%) Forcepoint
7 1 (4.00%) IronPort
7 1 (4.00%) Meraki
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.00%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (4.00%) ScanSafe
7 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire
7 1 (4.00%) Trustwave