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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 294 335 306
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -29
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 152 115 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.66% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.59% 3.74% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 86 76
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £264 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £22.01 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+104.42% +0.05%
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
3312 3074 3054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.34% 12.94% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2185 1984 1874
Median daily rate £450 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.04% +4.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 92 99
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +41 30 £450 +5.88% 5
Croydon +1 14 £470 - 1
Greenwich - 2 - -
Mayfair - 2 £363 -
Romford - 1 £275 -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 264 (100.00%) Cisco
2 209 (79.17%) Firewall
3 156 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
4 116 (43.94%) CheckPoint
5 113 (42.80%) Wireless
6 111 (42.05%) CCNP
7 89 (33.71%) Juniper
8 88 (33.33%) WAN
9 86 (32.58%) VPN
10 85 (32.20%) F5
11 83 (31.44%) Network Security
12 75 (28.41%) Palo Alto
12 75 (28.41%) CCNA
12 75 (28.41%) LAN
13 70 (26.52%) Finance
14 69 (26.14%) Data Centre
15 66 (25.00%) TCP/IP
16 59 (22.35%) CCIE
17 58 (21.97%) BGP
17 58 (21.97%) Cisco Nexus
18 54 (20.45%) OSPF
19 49 (18.56%) VMware
20 47 (17.80%) Cisco Wireless
21 46 (17.42%) Cisco IOS
21 46 (17.42%) BIG-IP
22 44 (16.67%) Microsoft
22 44 (16.67%) Aruba
23 42 (15.91%) SolarWinds
24 39 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
25 38 (14.39%) MPLS

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 (6.44%) MS Exchange
2 16 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (4.17%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.14%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.14%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.38%) Apache
7 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.38%) IIS
7 1 (0.38%) nginx
7 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.38%) Zimbra
Applications
1 34 (12.88%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.30%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.14%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (0.76%) Office 365
4 1 (0.38%) IaaS
4 1 (0.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 209 (79.17%) Firewall
2 113 (42.80%) Wireless
3 88 (33.33%) WAN
4 86 (32.58%) VPN
5 83 (31.44%) Network Security
6 75 (28.41%) LAN
7 66 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 58 (21.97%) BGP
8 58 (21.97%) Cisco Nexus
9 54 (20.45%) OSPF
10 47 (17.80%) Cisco Wireless
11 46 (17.42%) BIG-IP
11 46 (17.42%) Cisco IOS
12 38 (14.39%) MPLS
13 36 (13.64%) DHCP
13 36 (13.64%) DNS
13 36 (13.64%) SSL
14 32 (12.12%) EIGRP
15 30 (11.36%) IP Telephony
15 30 (11.36%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.52%) SQL Server
1 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 70 (26.52%) Finance
2 22 (8.33%) Banking
3 16 (6.06%) Retail
4 9 (3.41%) Legal
5 8 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.27%) Law
7 4 (1.52%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.14%) Publishing
9 2 (0.76%) Games
9 2 (0.76%) Marketing
10 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 151 (57.20%) Network Engineer
2 59 (22.35%) Security Engineer
3 58 (21.97%) Network Security Engineer
4 54 (20.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 51 (19.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 47 (17.80%) Senior Network Engineer
7 23 (8.71%) Consultant
8 21 (7.95%) Firewall Engineer
9 19 (7.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 19 (7.20%) Senior Security Engineer
10 18 (6.82%) Network Consultant
10 18 (6.82%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 14 (5.30%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 14 (5.30%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 13 (4.92%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 12 (4.55%) Administrator
14 11 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
15 10 (3.79%) Security Manager
16 9 (3.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 9 (3.41%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.30%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.52%) CSS
2 4 (1.52%) Middleware
2 4 (1.52%) Web Services
3 2 (0.76%) REST
4 1 (0.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 69 (26.14%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (1.52%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.52%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.52%) Fintech
6 2 (0.76%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.76%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.76%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (0.76%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (0.76%) RSA SecurID
6 2 (0.76%) Statistics
6 2 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.38%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.38%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.38%) IVR
7 1 (0.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.12%) Windows
2 27 (10.23%) Windows Server
3 19 (7.20%) Linux
4 14 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (3.03%) Unix
8 5 (1.89%) CentOS
8 5 (1.89%) Solaris
9 3 (1.14%) AIX
9 3 (1.14%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.76%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.76%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.38%) Mandriva Linux
11 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (13.64%) ITIL
2 31 (11.74%) Change Management
3 24 (9.09%) Project Management
4 20 (7.58%) Network Design
5 18 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
6 17 (6.44%) Service Management
7 16 (6.06%) Load Balancing
7 16 (6.06%) Migration
7 16 (6.06%) SIEM
8 14 (5.30%) Change Control
9 13 (4.92%) Network Architecture
10 12 (4.55%) E-Commerce
10 12 (4.55%) Identity Access Management
10 12 (4.55%) Security Operations
11 11 (4.17%) Patch Management
12 10 (3.79%) Mentoring
12 10 (3.79%) Network Management
12 10 (3.79%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (3.79%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.44%) PowerShell
2 8 (3.03%) Shell Script
3 5 (1.89%) Java
4 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.76%) Python
5 1 (0.38%) C
5 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.38%) Korn
5 1 (0.38%) PHP
5 1 (0.38%) Ruby
5 1 (0.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 156 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 111 (42.05%) CCNP
3 75 (28.41%) CCNA
4 59 (22.35%) CCIE
5 20 (7.58%) SC Cleared
5 20 (7.58%) Security Cleared
6 17 (6.44%) Degree
7 14 (5.30%) CCSE
8 12 (4.55%) MCP
9 10 (3.79%) JNCIE
10 9 (3.41%) CCSA
11 8 (3.03%) CCDP
12 7 (2.65%) CCSP
13 6 (2.27%) CISSP
14 5 (1.89%) JNCIP
14 5 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (1.52%) BC Cleared
15 4 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
15 4 (1.52%) DV Cleared
15 4 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 11 (4.17%) RMADS
4 10 (3.79%) SLA
5 2 (0.76%) COBIT
5 2 (0.76%) COSO
5 2 (0.76%) ISO27005
5 2 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 39 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (13.26%) Active Directory
3 22 (8.33%) vSphere
4 11 (4.17%) VMware ESX
5 9 (3.41%) ProxySG
6 8 (3.03%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.14%) Docker
8 3 (1.14%) KVM
8 3 (1.14%) oVirt
9 2 (0.76%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.76%) vCloud
9 2 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.76%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.38%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.38%) Snort
10 1 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (7.95%) Nagios
2 19 (7.20%) Cacti
3 13 (4.92%) FortiGate
4 12 (4.55%) Nessus
4 12 (4.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 10 (3.79%) SolarWinds Orion
6 8 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
6 8 (3.03%) SmokePing
7 7 (2.65%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (1.89%) OpenView
8 5 (1.89%) SCCM
9 4 (1.52%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.52%) SCOM
10 3 (1.14%) Ansible
10 3 (1.14%) Cobbler
10 3 (1.14%) Pingdom
10 3 (1.14%) Puppet
10 3 (1.14%) Salt
10 3 (1.14%) TrustSec
10 3 (1.14%) yum
Vendors
1 264 (100.00%) Cisco
2 116 (43.94%) CheckPoint
3 89 (33.71%) Juniper
4 85 (32.20%) F5
5 75 (28.41%) Palo Alto
6 49 (18.56%) VMware
7 44 (16.67%) Aruba
7 44 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 42 (15.91%) SolarWinds
9 35 (13.26%) Riverbed
10 32 (12.12%) Blue Coat
11 24 (9.09%) Citrix
12 20 (7.58%) FireEye
13 17 (6.44%) HP
14 14 (5.30%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 14 (5.30%) Fortinet
14 14 (5.30%) Radianz
15 13 (4.92%) TippingPoint
16 12 (4.55%) LogLogic
16 12 (4.55%) Tufin
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