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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 281 329 315
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 140 90 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 2.97% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 56 56
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.93% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +157.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.85 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+53.17% -34.71%
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
3079 3035 3124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.88% 12.15% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2103 1999 1976
Average daily rate £388 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 97 146
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -1.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £39.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 +13 35 £388 -13.88% 23
Croydon - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

1 257 (100.00%) Cisco
2 223 (86.77%) Firewall
3 137 (53.31%) Cisco Certification
4 98 (38.13%) CheckPoint
4 98 (38.13%) CCNP
4 98 (38.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 95 (36.96%) Juniper
6 91 (35.41%) VPN
7 87 (33.85%) BGP
8 74 (28.79%) F5
9 69 (26.85%) Network Security
10 65 (25.29%) LAN
11 63 (24.51%) WAN
12 58 (22.57%) DNS
13 56 (21.79%) CCNA
14 55 (21.40%) Windows
15 54 (21.01%) Wireless
15 54 (21.01%) Load Balancing
16 52 (20.23%) OSPF
17 47 (18.29%) VMware
18 44 (17.12%) IPsec
18 44 (17.12%) Cisco PIX
19 41 (15.95%) Active Directory
20 40 (15.56%) ITIL
21 37 (14.40%) Microsoft
22 36 (14.01%) DHCP
23 35 (13.62%) Finance
24 34 (13.23%) CCIE
24 34 (13.23%) EIGRP
24 34 (13.23%) NetScaler

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 23 (8.95%) MS Exchange
2 18 (7.00%) IIS
2 18 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (4.67%) Apache
4 11 (4.28%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.11%) Lync
6 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (4.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.33%) MS Project
2 6 (2.33%) MS Office
3 5 (1.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 223 (86.77%) Firewall
2 98 (38.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 91 (35.41%) VPN
4 87 (33.85%) BGP
5 69 (26.85%) Network Security
6 65 (25.29%) LAN
7 63 (24.51%) WAN
8 58 (22.57%) DNS
9 54 (21.01%) Wireless
10 52 (20.23%) OSPF
11 44 (17.12%) IPsec
11 44 (17.12%) Cisco PIX
12 36 (14.01%) DHCP
13 34 (13.23%) EIGRP
13 34 (13.23%) NetScaler
14 32 (12.45%) SAN
15 29 (11.28%) Internet
15 29 (11.28%) VLAN
16 27 (10.51%) Cisco IOS
17 26 (10.12%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.95%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.67%) DB2
3 6 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (13.62%) Finance
2 14 (5.45%) Banking
3 12 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.11%) Legal
5 6 (2.33%) Games
6 5 (1.95%) Retail
7 4 (1.56%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.56%) Law
8 3 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 139 (54.09%) Network Engineer
2 27 (10.51%) Consultant
2 27 (10.51%) Security Engineer
3 23 (8.95%) Network Security Engineer
3 23 (8.95%) Cisco Engineer
4 20 (7.78%) Network Consultant
5 17 (6.61%) Architect
6 16 (6.23%) Senior Network Engineer
7 15 (5.84%) Security Consultant
7 15 (5.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 14 (5.45%) Firewall Engineer
8 14 (5.45%) Analyst
9 12 (4.67%) Network Security Consultant
10 10 (3.89%) Infrastructure Architect
10 10 (3.89%) Infrastructure Manager
11 9 (3.50%) Network Analyst
11 9 (3.50%) Designer
12 8 (3.11%) Infrastructure Designer
13 7 (2.72%) Infrastructure Technician
14 6 (2.33%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.67%) Regular Expression
2 6 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (0.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.00%) CESG
2 16 (6.23%) Clustering
3 15 (5.84%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.28%) CESG CLAS
5 8 (3.11%) RMADS
6 7 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.33%) Online Games
8 5 (1.95%) Open Source
8 5 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.56%) NHS
10 3 (1.17%) SecurID
11 2 (0.78%) PKI
11 2 (0.78%) Replication
12 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.39%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.39%) User Experience
12 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (21.40%) Windows
2 16 (6.23%) Linux
3 14 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (4.67%) SUSE
4 12 (4.67%) Oracle Linux
4 12 (4.67%) AIX
5 11 (4.28%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.33%) UNIX
7 6 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.17%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.39%) CentOS
10 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.39%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (21.01%) Load Balancing
2 40 (15.56%) ITIL
3 31 (12.06%) Network Design
4 30 (11.67%) Service Management
5 27 (10.51%) Migration
6 18 (7.00%) Change Management
7 17 (6.61%) Incident Management
8 15 (5.84%) Service Delivery
8 15 (5.84%) Network Management
9 14 (5.45%) ITIL V3
9 14 (5.45%) Network Architecture
10 13 (5.06%) Data Protection
10 13 (5.06%) Network Monitoring
10 13 (5.06%) Information Security
11 11 (4.28%) Risk Management
12 10 (3.89%) E-Commerce
12 10 (3.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 10 (3.89%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (3.89%) ISMS
13 9 (3.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.39%) SQL
2 6 (2.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (1.56%) VBScript
4 1 (0.39%) C
4 1 (0.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 137 (53.31%) Cisco Certification
2 98 (38.13%) CCNP
3 56 (21.79%) CCNA
4 34 (13.23%) CCIE
5 26 (10.12%) Security Cleared
6 23 (8.95%) SC Cleared
7 20 (7.78%) CISSP
8 17 (6.61%) CCSP
9 14 (5.45%) CCDP
9 14 (5.45%) CCSA
9 14 (5.45%) CCSE
10 12 (4.67%) CCVP
10 12 (4.67%) Degree
11 7 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (2.72%) MCSE
12 5 (1.95%) JNCIA
13 4 (1.56%) CCDA
14 3 (1.17%) CCIP
14 3 (1.17%) Check Point Certification
14 3 (1.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.23%) SLA
2 14 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.95%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.78%) GPG13
4 2 (0.78%) COBIT
4 2 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 41 (15.95%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.39%) Hyper-V
3 18 (7.00%) vSphere
4 17 (6.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (5.06%) FreeRADIUS
6 9 (3.50%) Firmware
6 9 (3.50%) ProxySG
7 7 (2.72%) Snort
8 6 (2.33%) Nmap
9 2 (0.78%) Squid
9 2 (0.78%) Xen
9 2 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.39%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 10 (3.89%) SCCM
1 10 (3.89%) SCOM
1 10 (3.89%) SolarWinds Orion
2 9 (3.50%) SCOrch
3 7 (2.72%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (2.72%) SCVMM
3 7 (2.72%) SCDPM
4 6 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (2.33%) Nessus
5 5 (1.95%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (1.56%) FortiGate
7 3 (1.17%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (1.17%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.39%) OpenView
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.39%) Cacti
8 1 (0.39%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.39%) RANCID
8 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 257 (100.00%) Cisco
2 98 (38.13%) CheckPoint
3 95 (36.96%) Juniper
4 74 (28.79%) F5
5 47 (18.29%) VMware
6 37 (14.40%) Microsoft
7 29 (11.28%) Citrix
8 20 (7.78%) Blue Coat
9 19 (7.39%) HP
10 18 (7.00%) Fortinet
11 17 (6.61%) IBM
12 14 (5.45%) Riverbed
13 13 (5.06%) SolarWinds
14 12 (4.67%) Oracle
14 12 (4.67%) Nokia
15 10 (3.89%) Dell
15 10 (3.89%) Websense
15 10 (3.89%) McAfee
16 8 (3.11%) Remedy
17 7 (2.72%) NetApp
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
DP Connect
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £315 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago