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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 306 259 349
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +90
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 113 160 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.72% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.94% 5.42% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 121 46
Median daily rate £425 £350 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £28.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-48.07% +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
2871 2950 2698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.21% 13.30% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1972 1923 1816
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 92 79
Median hourly rate £21.34 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

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 May 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 May 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 +45 25 £425 +21.42% 9
Twickenham - 1 £350 -
Osterley - 1 £518 -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 191 (100.00%) Cisco
2 149 (78.01%) Firewall
3 117 (61.26%) Cisco Certification
4 89 (46.60%) CCNP
5 74 (38.74%) CheckPoint
6 72 (37.70%) Wireless
7 69 (36.13%) WAN
8 66 (34.55%) CCNA
9 65 (34.03%) VPN
9 65 (34.03%) Network Security
10 61 (31.94%) LAN
11 52 (27.23%) F5
12 47 (24.61%) Juniper
13 45 (23.56%) Cisco Nexus
14 39 (20.42%) Palo Alto
15 37 (19.37%) CCIE
15 37 (19.37%) Cisco Wireless
16 34 (17.80%) BGP
16 34 (17.80%) EIGRP
17 33 (17.28%) VMware
18 32 (16.75%) Finance
19 31 (16.23%) Windows
20 30 (15.71%) Data Centre
21 29 (15.18%) OSPF
22 26 (13.61%) Linux
22 26 (13.61%) Cisco IOS
22 26 (13.61%) Aruba
23 24 (12.57%) SAN
23 24 (12.57%) MPLS
24 23 (12.04%) DHCP

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 13 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (6.81%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (4.71%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.09%) Apache
4 3 (1.57%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.57%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.57%) Zimbra
5 2 (1.05%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.52%) nginx
6 1 (0.52%) Node.js
6 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.24%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.57%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (1.05%) Office 365
4 1 (0.52%) IaaS
4 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 149 (78.01%) Firewall
2 72 (37.70%) Wireless
3 69 (36.13%) WAN
4 65 (34.03%) Network Security
4 65 (34.03%) VPN
5 61 (31.94%) LAN
6 45 (23.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 37 (19.37%) Cisco Wireless
8 34 (17.80%) BGP
8 34 (17.80%) EIGRP
9 29 (15.18%) OSPF
10 26 (13.61%) Cisco IOS
11 24 (12.57%) MPLS
11 24 (12.57%) SAN
12 23 (12.04%) DHCP
13 22 (11.52%) Cisco ISE
14 21 (10.99%) TCP/IP
15 20 (10.47%) VoIP
16 19 (9.95%) DNS
17 16 (8.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.05%) MySQL
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.52%) DB2
General
1 32 (16.75%) Finance
2 14 (7.33%) Retail
3 12 (6.28%) Banking
4 10 (5.24%) Legal
5 7 (3.66%) Law
6 5 (2.62%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.57%) Publishing
8 2 (1.05%) Games
8 2 (1.05%) Marketing
9 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (67.02%) Network Engineer
2 38 (19.90%) Network Security Engineer
2 38 (19.90%) Security Engineer
3 36 (18.85%) Cisco Engineer
4 35 (18.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 35 (18.32%) Senior Network Engineer
5 18 (9.42%) Firewall Engineer
6 10 (5.24%) Consultant
6 10 (5.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (5.24%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 10 (5.24%) Senior Security Engineer
7 9 (4.71%) Security Consultant
8 8 (4.19%) Network Consultant
9 7 (3.66%) Architect
9 7 (3.66%) Network Security Consultant
9 7 (3.66%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 7 (3.66%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (3.14%) Firewall Consultant
10 6 (3.14%) Senior Voice Engineer
10 6 (3.14%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.71%) 802.1X
2 6 (3.14%) Web Services
3 4 (2.09%) CSS
3 4 (2.09%) Middleware
4 1 (0.52%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.71%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.62%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.09%) PKI
4 4 (2.09%) Statistics
5 3 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.05%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.05%) Fintech
6 2 (1.05%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.05%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.52%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.52%) NHS
7 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.52%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.23%) Windows
2 26 (13.61%) Linux
3 22 (11.52%) Windows Server
4 20 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (6.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.24%) Unix
7 9 (4.71%) CentOS
7 9 (4.71%) Mac OS X
7 9 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (3.14%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.09%) AIX
9 4 (2.09%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.57%) Solaris
10 3 (1.57%) SUSE
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (10.99%) ITIL
2 20 (10.47%) Migration
3 17 (8.90%) Network Design
4 15 (7.85%) Load Balancing
5 13 (6.81%) Project Management
6 10 (5.24%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (4.19%) Problem Management
8 7 (3.66%) Change Control
8 7 (3.66%) DevOps
8 7 (3.66%) E-Commerce
9 6 (3.14%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (3.14%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (3.14%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.62%) High Availability
10 5 (2.62%) Low Latency
10 5 (2.62%) Network Management
10 5 (2.62%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (2.62%) Security Architecture
10 5 (2.62%) Service Management
10 5 (2.62%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.24%) SQL
2 5 (2.62%) Java
3 2 (1.05%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.05%) Python
3 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.52%) C
4 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.52%) Korn
4 1 (0.52%) PHP
4 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 117 (61.26%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (46.60%) CCNP
3 66 (34.55%) CCNA
4 37 (19.37%) CCIE
5 13 (6.81%) Degree
6 10 (5.24%) CCSE
7 6 (3.14%) CCSA
7 6 (3.14%) CISSP
8 5 (2.62%) MCSE
8 5 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.09%) CCDA
9 4 (2.09%) CCDP
9 4 (2.09%) JNCIA
9 4 (2.09%) JNCIS
9 4 (2.09%) SC Cleared
9 4 (2.09%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.57%) CCNP Voice
10 3 (1.57%) CEH
10 3 (1.57%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.66%) SLA
2 3 (1.57%) COBIT
2 3 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.05%) COSO
3 2 (1.05%) ISO27005
4 1 (0.52%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 22 (11.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (10.47%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.19%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.66%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.09%) vSphere
6 3 (1.57%) Docker
6 3 (1.57%) KVM
6 3 (1.57%) oVirt
6 3 (1.57%) XenApp
7 2 (1.05%) ProxySG
7 2 (1.05%) vCloud
7 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.05%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.52%) Firmware
8 1 (0.52%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.52%) Snort
8 1 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (9.95%) FortiGate
2 12 (6.28%) Nagios
3 7 (3.66%) Cacti
3 7 (3.66%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (2.62%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (2.09%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.57%) Ansible
6 3 (1.57%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.57%) Cobbler
6 3 (1.57%) Pingdom
6 3 (1.57%) Puppet
6 3 (1.57%) Salt
6 3 (1.57%) TrustSec
6 3 (1.57%) WSUS
6 3 (1.57%) yum
7 2 (1.05%) Grafana
7 2 (1.05%) Graphite
7 2 (1.05%) SmokePing
8 1 (0.52%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.52%) vMotion
Vendors
1 191 (100.00%) Cisco
2 74 (38.74%) CheckPoint
3 52 (27.23%) F5
4 47 (24.61%) Juniper
5 39 (20.42%) Palo Alto
6 33 (17.28%) VMware
7 26 (13.61%) Aruba
8 22 (11.52%) Microsoft
9 19 (9.95%) Fortinet
9 19 (9.95%) Riverbed
10 17 (8.90%) SolarWinds
11 15 (7.85%) Citrix
12 14 (7.33%) Forcepoint
13 13 (6.81%) Mitel
14 11 (5.76%) HP
15 10 (5.24%) Dell
15 10 (5.24%) Intel Security
15 10 (5.24%) Red Hat
16 9 (4.71%) Blue Coat
17 8 (4.19%) Nokia
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