The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 250 323 301
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -22
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 155 82 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.72% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.37% 3.11% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 56 28
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £540 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.32% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 17
Average hourly rate £28.75 £45.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.11% +8.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.38 £45.00 £19.63
% change year-on-year
-48.05% +129.29%
Cisco ASA
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2885 2636 2773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.37% 11.64% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1856 1701 1718
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 91 127
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in London

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in London

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 March 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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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
City of London +27 37 £413 +22.22% 13
Docklands, London - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Brentford - - - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Hayes - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 314 (100.00%) Cisco
2 280 (89.17%) Firewall
3 192 (61.15%) Cisco Certification
4 133 (42.36%) CCNP
5 131 (41.72%) BGP
6 128 (40.76%) F5
7 125 (39.81%) Juniper
8 122 (38.85%) Network Security
9 119 (37.90%) CheckPoint
10 118 (37.58%) VPN
11 114 (36.31%) Cisco Nexus
12 98 (31.21%) OSPF
13 92 (29.30%) Wireless
14 90 (28.66%) WAN
15 84 (26.75%) LAN
16 82 (26.11%) CCNA
16 82 (26.11%) MPLS
16 82 (26.11%) Load Balancing
17 75 (23.89%) DNS
18 66 (21.02%) IPsec
19 63 (20.06%) Blue Coat
20 62 (19.75%) Cisco IOS
21 61 (19.43%) Cisco PIX
22 58 (18.47%) Finance
23 57 (18.15%) Citrix
23 57 (18.15%) EIGRP
24 55 (17.52%) SolarWinds
25 54 (17.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
26 52 (16.56%) VMware
27 51 (16.24%) Network Management

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (1.91%) IIS
2 5 (1.59%) Apache
2 5 (1.59%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.64%) Lync
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.96%) Office 365
2 2 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 280 (89.17%) Firewall
2 131 (41.72%) BGP
3 122 (38.85%) Network Security
4 118 (37.58%) VPN
5 114 (36.31%) Cisco Nexus
6 98 (31.21%) OSPF
7 92 (29.30%) Wireless
8 90 (28.66%) WAN
9 84 (26.75%) LAN
10 82 (26.11%) MPLS
11 75 (23.89%) DNS
12 66 (21.02%) IPsec
13 62 (19.75%) Cisco IOS
14 61 (19.43%) Cisco PIX
15 57 (18.15%) EIGRP
16 54 (17.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 47 (14.97%) NetScreen
18 45 (14.33%) TCP/IP
19 41 (13.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
20 39 (12.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.59%) SQL Server
1 5 (1.59%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.32%) Ant
General
1 58 (18.47%) Finance
2 25 (7.96%) Telecoms
2 25 (7.96%) Banking
3 16 (5.10%) Investment Banking
4 15 (4.78%) Games
5 9 (2.87%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.27%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.64%) Retail
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 185 (58.92%) Network Engineer
2 30 (9.55%) Security Engineer
3 25 (7.96%) Network Security Engineer
4 24 (7.64%) Cisco Engineer
5 23 (7.32%) Architect
5 23 (7.32%) Consultant
6 20 (6.37%) Support Engineer
6 20 (6.37%) Network Consultant
6 20 (6.37%) Network Support
7 18 (5.73%) Network Architect
7 18 (5.73%) Senior Network Engineer
8 17 (5.41%) Security Consultant
9 16 (5.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 15 (4.78%) Network Security Consultant
10 15 (4.78%) Firewall Engineer
11 11 (3.50%) Network Security Specialist
11 11 (3.50%) Security Specialist
11 11 (3.50%) Network Specialist
11 11 (3.50%) Analyst
12 10 (3.18%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.91%) CSS
2 5 (1.59%) Regular Expression
3 4 (1.27%) XMPP
4 2 (0.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.46%) Online Games
3 11 (3.50%) Fat Client
3 11 (3.50%) Thin Client
4 10 (3.18%) PKI
5 9 (2.87%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.59%) Hedge funds
6 5 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.96%) NHS
7 3 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.64%) IVR
8 2 (0.64%) CESG
8 2 (0.64%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (0.64%) RMADS
9 1 (0.32%) Open Source
9 1 (0.32%) Replication
9 1 (0.32%) Clustering
9 1 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.46%) Linux
2 31 (9.87%) Windows
3 7 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (2.23%) UNIX
4 6 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (1.91%) Windows 2000
5 5 (1.59%) AIX
5 5 (1.59%) SUSE
5 5 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (0.96%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.96%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.32%) CentOS
8 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (26.11%) Load Balancing
2 51 (16.24%) Network Management
3 42 (13.38%) E-Commerce
4 34 (10.83%) ITIL
4 34 (10.83%) Network Design
5 25 (7.96%) Service Management
6 24 (7.64%) Mentoring
7 21 (6.69%) Incident Management
8 18 (5.73%) Migration
8 18 (5.73%) Network Monitoring
9 16 (5.10%) Kalman Filter
10 13 (4.14%) CRM
10 13 (4.14%) Service Delivery
11 12 (3.82%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (3.50%) Low Latency
12 11 (3.50%) Network Architecture
12 11 (3.50%) Information Security
13 10 (3.18%) Project Management
14 9 (2.87%) Line Management
15 8 (2.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.14%) Perl
2 10 (3.18%) Python
3 8 (2.55%) SQL
3 8 (2.55%) C
4 4 (1.27%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.32%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 192 (61.15%) Cisco Certification
2 133 (42.36%) CCNP
3 82 (26.11%) CCNA
4 33 (10.51%) CCSE
5 31 (9.87%) CCIE
6 25 (7.96%) Security Cleared
7 20 (6.37%) SC Cleared
8 19 (6.05%) Degree
9 16 (5.10%) CCSP
10 14 (4.46%) CCSA
11 12 (3.82%) CISSP
12 8 (2.55%) CCDP
13 5 (1.59%) JNCIA
14 4 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (0.96%) CCEA
15 3 (0.96%) MCSE
15 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.96%) CCA
15 3 (0.96%) JNCIS
15 3 (0.96%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.96%) SLA
2 6 (1.91%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.59%) GPG13
3 5 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 27 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.10%) ProxySG
3 9 (2.87%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.23%) vSphere
5 6 (1.91%) FreeRADIUS
5 6 (1.91%) Snort
5 6 (1.91%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.59%) XenServer
6 5 (1.59%) Squid
6 5 (1.59%) Firmware
7 4 (1.27%) XenApp
8 3 (0.96%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.64%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (3.82%) RANCID
2 11 (3.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (2.55%) FortiGate
4 6 (1.91%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (1.27%) OPNET
5 4 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (1.27%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (0.96%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (0.96%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.64%) Iperf
7 2 (0.64%) SCOM
7 2 (0.64%) NetCrunch
8 1 (0.32%) Puppet
8 1 (0.32%) OpenView
8 1 (0.32%) SCCM
8 1 (0.32%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 314 (100.00%) Cisco
2 128 (40.76%) F5
3 125 (39.81%) Juniper
4 119 (37.90%) CheckPoint
5 63 (20.06%) Blue Coat
6 57 (18.15%) Citrix
7 55 (17.52%) SolarWinds
8 52 (16.56%) VMware
9 50 (15.92%) Infoblox
10 20 (6.37%) Remedy
10 20 (6.37%) Fortinet
11 19 (6.05%) Microsoft
11 19 (6.05%) HP
12 15 (4.78%) Riverbed
13 14 (4.46%) McAfee
14 13 (4.14%) Nokia
14 13 (4.14%) Aruba
15 12 (3.82%) Splunk
15 12 (3.82%) Imperva
16 11 (3.50%) IBM
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