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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 43 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 12 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.08% - 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.01% - 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.74% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £22.50 £25.35
% change year-on-year
-0.55% -11.24%
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
109 89 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.92% 14.02% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 42
Average daily rate £375 £375 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £208 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 8
Average hourly rate £21.00 £29.75 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +26.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stevenage - 3 - - 1
Watford - 1 - - 2
Cisco ASA
East of England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (79.49%) Blue Coat
3 29 (74.36%) Firewall
4 24 (61.54%) Juniper
5 23 (58.97%) Cisco PIX
6 22 (56.41%) Cisco IOS
7 21 (53.85%) CheckPoint
8 20 (51.28%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (51.28%) LAN
9 18 (46.15%) DNS
10 17 (43.59%) Websense
10 17 (43.59%) Wi-Fi
10 17 (43.59%) SLA
10 17 (43.59%) Barracuda Networks
10 17 (43.59%) Kalman Filter
11 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
12 15 (38.46%) MPLS
13 12 (30.77%) CCNA
13 12 (30.77%) SC Cleared
14 11 (28.21%) F5
14 11 (28.21%) Remedy
15 10 (25.64%) CCNP
15 10 (25.64%) DHCP
15 10 (25.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 9 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 8 (20.51%) Asset Management
17 8 (20.51%) BIG-IP
17 8 (20.51%) FTP
17 8 (20.51%) HP
17 8 (20.51%) Citrix

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.13%) IIS
1 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (74.36%) Firewall
2 23 (58.97%) Cisco PIX
3 22 (56.41%) Cisco IOS
4 20 (51.28%) LAN
5 18 (46.15%) DNS
6 17 (43.59%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (38.46%) MPLS
8 10 (25.64%) DHCP
8 10 (25.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 9 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 8 (20.51%) BGP
10 8 (20.51%) BIG-IP
10 8 (20.51%) FTP
10 8 (20.51%) OSPF
11 7 (17.95%) EIGRP
11 7 (17.95%) Network Security
12 6 (15.38%) Cisco ISE
12 6 (15.38%) NetScaler
12 6 (15.38%) NetScreen
12 6 (15.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Network Specialist
2 7 (17.95%) Technical Specialist
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Design Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Juniper Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Network Support
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Network Team Leader
7 2 (5.13%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
1 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (20.51%) Asset Management
3 6 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 6 (15.38%) Network Design
4 5 (12.82%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) High Availability
6 2 (5.13%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.56%) Database Security
7 1 (2.56%) Email Filtering
7 1 (2.56%) Information Security
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL
7 1 (2.56%) Presales
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
3 12 (30.77%) CCNA
3 12 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 10 (25.64%) CCNP
5 6 (15.38%) CCSA
5 6 (15.38%) CCSE
5 6 (15.38%) JNCIS
6 5 (12.82%) CCIE
6 5 (12.82%) Degree
6 5 (12.82%) JNCIA
6 5 (12.82%) JNCIE
6 5 (12.82%) JNCIP
7 2 (5.13%) MCSE
7 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.56%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (2.56%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (43.59%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.13%) vSphere
2 2 (5.13%) XenApp
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (79.49%) Blue Coat
3 24 (61.54%) Juniper
4 21 (53.85%) CheckPoint
5 17 (43.59%) Barracuda Networks
5 17 (43.59%) Websense
6 11 (28.21%) F5
6 11 (28.21%) Remedy
7 8 (20.51%) Citrix
7 8 (20.51%) HP
8 7 (17.95%) Fortinet
9 5 (12.82%) IronPort
9 5 (12.82%) Tufin
10 3 (7.69%) Brocade
10 3 (7.69%) VMware
11 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
11 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
12 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
12 1 (2.56%) Riverbed
12 1 (2.56%) Sourcefire