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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 260 335 325
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 159 84 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.53% 2.86% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 61 29
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £23.20 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+67.02% -23.93%
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
2874 2934 3010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.72% 12.33% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1941 1920 1889
Average daily rate £388 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 74 160
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.75 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -4.22%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +23 43 £410 +6.14% 11
Bromley - 1 £550 -
Croydon - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 305 (100.00%) Cisco
2 268 (87.87%) Firewall
3 174 (57.05%) Cisco Certification
4 118 (38.69%) Juniper
5 116 (38.03%) CheckPoint
5 116 (38.03%) CCNP
5 116 (38.03%) Cisco Nexus
6 112 (36.72%) BGP
7 100 (32.79%) Network Security
8 99 (32.46%) VPN
9 96 (31.48%) F5
10 80 (26.23%) Load Balancing
11 74 (24.26%) CCNA
12 71 (23.28%) OSPF
13 68 (22.30%) DNS
14 67 (21.97%) LAN
14 67 (21.97%) WAN
15 63 (20.66%) Wireless
16 61 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
17 58 (19.02%) IPsec
18 56 (18.36%) Windows
19 52 (17.05%) VMware
20 48 (15.74%) Finance
21 46 (15.08%) Citrix
22 44 (14.43%) ITIL
22 44 (14.43%) NetScaler
23 42 (13.77%) MPLS
24 41 (13.44%) DHCP
24 41 (13.44%) CCIE
25 40 (13.11%) EIGRP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 22 (7.21%) MS Exchange
2 18 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (5.57%) IIS
4 11 (3.61%) Apache
4 11 (3.61%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.28%) Lync
6 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.64%) MS Project
2 5 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 268 (87.87%) Firewall
2 116 (38.03%) Cisco Nexus
3 112 (36.72%) BGP
4 100 (32.79%) Network Security
5 99 (32.46%) VPN
6 71 (23.28%) OSPF
7 68 (22.30%) DNS
8 67 (21.97%) LAN
8 67 (21.97%) WAN
9 63 (20.66%) Wireless
10 61 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
11 58 (19.02%) IPsec
12 44 (14.43%) NetScaler
13 42 (13.77%) MPLS
14 41 (13.44%) DHCP
15 40 (13.11%) EIGRP
16 38 (12.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 38 (12.46%) NetScreen
17 37 (12.13%) Cisco IOS
18 32 (10.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.61%) DB2
3 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (15.74%) Finance
2 22 (7.21%) Telecoms
3 19 (6.23%) Banking
4 14 (4.59%) Games
5 8 (2.62%) Legal
5 8 (2.62%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.97%) Retail
7 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.31%) Law
8 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 166 (54.43%) Network Engineer
2 34 (11.15%) Security Engineer
3 30 (9.84%) Network Security Engineer
4 29 (9.51%) Consultant
5 25 (8.20%) Cisco Engineer
6 22 (7.21%) Network Consultant
7 20 (6.56%) Architect
8 18 (5.90%) Security Consultant
9 17 (5.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 16 (5.25%) Senior Network Engineer
11 15 (4.92%) Analyst
11 15 (4.92%) Network Security Consultant
11 15 (4.92%) Firewall Engineer
12 11 (3.61%) Network Support
13 10 (3.28%) Infrastructure Architect
13 10 (3.28%) Network Analyst
14 9 (2.95%) Infrastructure Manager
14 9 (2.95%) Designer
15 8 (2.62%) Infrastructure Designer
16 7 (2.30%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.61%) Regular Expression
2 7 (2.30%) CSS
3 1 (0.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.90%) CESG
2 16 (5.25%) Clustering
3 15 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.26%) Online Games
5 12 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.61%) CESG CLAS
7 8 (2.62%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.62%) RMADS
8 5 (1.64%) Open Source
8 5 (1.64%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.64%) NHS
8 5 (1.64%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.66%) Replication
9 2 (0.66%) SecurID
9 2 (0.66%) PKI
9 2 (0.66%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 56 (18.36%) Windows
2 26 (8.52%) Linux
3 15 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (3.61%) SUSE
4 11 (3.61%) Oracle Linux
4 11 (3.61%) AIX
5 10 (3.28%) Windows 7
5 10 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.95%) UNIX
7 6 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.97%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.66%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.33%) CentOS
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (26.23%) Load Balancing
2 44 (14.43%) ITIL
3 39 (12.79%) Network Design
4 34 (11.15%) Service Management
5 32 (10.49%) Network Management
6 27 (8.85%) E-Commerce
7 26 (8.52%) Migration
8 24 (7.87%) Incident Management
9 20 (6.56%) Service Delivery
10 17 (5.57%) Information Security
11 16 (5.25%) Change Management
11 16 (5.25%) Network Architecture
12 15 (4.92%) ITIL V3
13 14 (4.59%) Network Monitoring
14 13 (4.26%) Risk Management
15 12 (3.93%) Mentoring
15 12 (3.93%) Data Protection
16 10 (3.28%) ISMS
16 10 (3.28%) Kalman Filter
16 10 (3.28%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (5.57%) SQL
2 9 (2.95%) Perl
3 8 (2.62%) Shell Script
4 6 (1.97%) Python
5 4 (1.31%) VBScript
6 3 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 174 (57.05%) Cisco Certification
2 116 (38.03%) CCNP
3 74 (24.26%) CCNA
4 41 (13.44%) CCIE
5 33 (10.82%) Security Cleared
6 30 (9.84%) SC Cleared
7 23 (7.54%) CCSE
8 21 (6.89%) CCSP
9 20 (6.56%) CISSP
10 18 (5.90%) CCSA
11 14 (4.59%) Degree
12 12 (3.93%) CCDP
13 11 (3.61%) CCVP
14 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (2.30%) MCSE
15 5 (1.64%) JNCIA
16 3 (0.98%) JNCIP
16 3 (0.98%) DV Cleared
16 3 (0.98%) CCDA
16 3 (0.98%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.85%) SLA
2 14 (4.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.62%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.64%) GPG13
4 5 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.66%) COBIT
6 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 39 (12.79%) Active Directory
2 20 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (6.56%) Hyper-V
3 17 (5.57%) vSphere
4 14 (4.59%) ProxySG
5 12 (3.93%) FreeRADIUS
6 10 (3.28%) Snort
7 8 (2.62%) Firmware
8 6 (1.97%) Nmap
9 5 (1.64%) Squid
10 2 (0.66%) Xen
10 2 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.33%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 10 (3.28%) SCCM
1 10 (3.28%) SCOM
1 10 (3.28%) SolarWinds Orion
2 9 (2.95%) SCOrch
3 7 (2.30%) SCDPM
3 7 (2.30%) SCVMM
4 6 (1.97%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (1.97%) Nessus
4 6 (1.97%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (1.31%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.31%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (0.98%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.66%) RANCID
9 1 (0.33%) Puppet
9 1 (0.33%) OpenView
9 1 (0.33%) Cisco IPCC
9 1 (0.33%) Cacti
9 1 (0.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 305 (100.00%) Cisco
2 118 (38.69%) Juniper
3 116 (38.03%) CheckPoint
4 96 (31.48%) F5
5 52 (17.05%) VMware
6 46 (15.08%) Citrix
7 38 (12.46%) Microsoft
8 35 (11.48%) Blue Coat
9 24 (7.87%) HP
10 23 (7.54%) SolarWinds
11 21 (6.89%) Fortinet
12 16 (5.25%) IBM
13 15 (4.92%) Riverbed
14 13 (4.26%) Websense
15 12 (3.93%) Nokia
16 11 (3.61%) Oracle
16 11 (3.61%) Dell
17 10 (3.28%) McAfee
17 10 (3.28%) Infoblox
17 10 (3.28%) Splunk
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