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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 305 293 356
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +63
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 119 144 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.62% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.01% 4.64% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 109 48
Median daily rate £425 £350 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £435 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +69.56%
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
2970 3106 2775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.91% 13.29% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2025 2008 1774
Median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 93 82
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
City of London +37 21 £475 +35.71% 4
Croydon - 5 £470 -
Greenwich - 2 - -
Osterley - 1 £518 -
Mayfair - 1 £400 -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 London region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 200 (100.00%) Cisco
2 163 (81.50%) Firewall
3 126 (63.00%) Cisco Certification
4 96 (48.00%) CCNP
5 84 (42.00%) CheckPoint
6 82 (41.00%) Wireless
7 72 (36.00%) VPN
8 70 (35.00%) WAN
9 68 (34.00%) Network Security
10 67 (33.50%) CCNA
11 60 (30.00%) F5
12 57 (28.50%) LAN
13 54 (27.00%) Juniper
14 45 (22.50%) Palo Alto
15 41 (20.50%) CCIE
16 40 (20.00%) BGP
16 40 (20.00%) Data Centre
17 38 (19.00%) Cisco Nexus
18 37 (18.50%) EIGRP
19 36 (18.00%) Cisco Wireless
20 35 (17.50%) Windows
21 34 (17.00%) VMware
22 33 (16.50%) Cisco IOS
23 32 (16.00%) Finance
24 30 (15.00%) OSPF
25 29 (14.50%) MPLS
25 29 (14.50%) Microsoft
25 29 (14.50%) Aruba
26 27 (13.50%) DHCP
27 26 (13.00%) TCP/IP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (8.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 17 (8.50%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.50%) Skype for Business
3 12 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.50%) Zimbra
5 2 (1.00%) Apache
5 2 (1.00%) IIS
6 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.50%) nginx
6 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.50%) Office 365
3 3 (1.50%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.50%) IaaS
4 1 (0.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 163 (81.50%) Firewall
2 82 (41.00%) Wireless
3 72 (36.00%) VPN
4 70 (35.00%) WAN
5 68 (34.00%) Network Security
6 57 (28.50%) LAN
7 40 (20.00%) BGP
8 38 (19.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 37 (18.50%) EIGRP
10 36 (18.00%) Cisco Wireless
11 33 (16.50%) Cisco IOS
12 30 (15.00%) OSPF
13 29 (14.50%) MPLS
14 27 (13.50%) DHCP
15 26 (13.00%) IP Telephony
15 26 (13.00%) TCP/IP
16 24 (12.00%) DNS
17 22 (11.00%) SAN
17 22 (11.00%) SSL
17 22 (11.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.50%) DB2
General
1 32 (16.00%) Finance
2 17 (8.50%) Banking
3 16 (8.00%) Retail
4 15 (7.50%) Legal
5 8 (4.00%) Law
6 4 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.50%) Publishing
8 2 (1.00%) Games
8 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 134 (67.00%) Network Engineer
2 50 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 50 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 37 (18.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 37 (18.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 36 (18.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 19 (9.50%) Firewall Engineer
6 16 (8.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 16 (8.00%) Senior Security Engineer
7 12 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.00%) Consultant
9 9 (4.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (4.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 8 (4.00%) Network Consultant
10 8 (4.00%) Security Consultant
10 8 (4.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 8 (4.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 7 (3.50%) Support Engineer
12 6 (3.00%) Analyst
12 6 (3.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.50%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.00%) CSS
2 4 (2.00%) Middleware
2 4 (2.00%) Web Services
3 1 (0.50%) Node.js
3 1 (0.50%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (2.00%) Statistics
4 3 (1.50%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.00%) Fintech
5 2 (1.00%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.00%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.50%) IVR
6 1 (0.50%) NHS
6 1 (0.50%) PKI
6 1 (0.50%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (0.50%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.50%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.50%) Windows
2 25 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 24 (12.00%) Linux
4 19 (9.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (7.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.00%) Unix
7 9 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.50%) CentOS
8 7 (3.50%) Mac OS X
8 7 (3.50%) Windows 7
9 6 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.50%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.00%) AIX
11 4 (2.00%) Solaris
12 1 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.50%) SUSE
12 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (12.00%) ITIL
2 16 (8.00%) Network Design
3 14 (7.00%) Load Balancing
3 14 (7.00%) Migration
3 14 (7.00%) Network Monitoring
3 14 (7.00%) Project Management
4 10 (5.00%) Change Control
5 9 (4.50%) Change Management
5 9 (4.50%) E-Commerce
5 9 (4.50%) Problem Management
6 8 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (3.50%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (3.50%) DevOps
7 7 (3.50%) High Availability
7 7 (3.50%) ITIL V3
7 7 (3.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (3.00%) Escalation Management
8 6 (3.00%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (3.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.00%) SQL
2 5 (2.50%) Java
2 5 (2.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.00%) Python
4 1 (0.50%) C
4 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.50%) Korn
4 1 (0.50%) PHP
4 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 126 (63.00%) Cisco Certification
2 96 (48.00%) CCNP
3 67 (33.50%) CCNA
4 41 (20.50%) CCIE
5 15 (7.50%) CCSE
5 15 (7.50%) Degree
6 7 (3.50%) CCSA
6 7 (3.50%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.50%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.00%) CCDP
8 5 (2.50%) CISSP
8 5 (2.50%) JNCIE
8 5 (2.50%) JNCIP
9 4 (2.00%) MCSE
9 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.50%) CCVP
10 3 (1.50%) CEH
10 3 (1.50%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.50%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.50%) SLA
2 4 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.00%) COBIT
3 2 (1.00%) COSO
3 2 (1.00%) ISO27005
4 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 23 (11.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (10.50%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.00%) VMware ESX
4 7 (3.50%) ProxySG
5 3 (1.50%) Docker
5 3 (1.50%) KVM
5 3 (1.50%) oVirt
5 3 (1.50%) vSphere
5 3 (1.50%) XenApp
6 2 (1.00%) vCloud
6 2 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.50%) Firmware
7 1 (0.50%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.50%) Snort
7 1 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (7.50%) FortiGate
1 15 (7.50%) Nagios
2 12 (6.00%) Cacti
3 7 (3.50%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (3.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (3.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (2.50%) OpenView
5 5 (2.50%) SmokePing
6 3 (1.50%) Ansible
6 3 (1.50%) Cobbler
6 3 (1.50%) Pingdom
6 3 (1.50%) Puppet
6 3 (1.50%) Salt
6 3 (1.50%) TrustSec
6 3 (1.50%) WSUS
6 3 (1.50%) yum
7 2 (1.00%) Grafana
7 2 (1.00%) Graphite
8 1 (0.50%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 200 (100.00%) Cisco
2 84 (42.00%) CheckPoint
3 60 (30.00%) F5
4 54 (27.00%) Juniper
5 45 (22.50%) Palo Alto
6 34 (17.00%) VMware
7 29 (14.50%) Aruba
7 29 (14.50%) Microsoft
8 22 (11.00%) Citrix
9 21 (10.50%) Riverbed
9 21 (10.50%) SolarWinds
10 18 (9.00%) Fortinet
11 14 (7.00%) Blue Coat
11 14 (7.00%) HP
12 12 (6.00%) Intel Security
12 12 (6.00%) Mitel
13 11 (5.50%) Forcepoint
14 9 (4.50%) Dell
15 8 (4.00%) Nokia
16 7 (3.50%) FireEye
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