The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 43 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.72% 0.41% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 1.64% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £351 £315
% change year-on-year
-7.27% +11.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+69.56% -8.00%
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 Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 61 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.88% 25.00% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 22
Average daily rate £450 £350 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £124 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £9.00 £12.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.00%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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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
Chatham - 2 £475 -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Advertising
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) Splunk
4 2 (40.00%) SIEM
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
5 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) CCSE
5 1 (20.00%) Nessus
5 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) CCSA
3 1 (20.00%) CCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Splunk
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
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