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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 235 333 306
Rank change year-on-year
+98 -27
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 162 70 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.72% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.40% 2.58% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 50 28
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £239 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £478 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £313
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 14
Average hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £89.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% -57.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £31.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £43.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £19.63
% change year-on-year
+69.56% +17.19%
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
2998 2717 2849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.26% 11.96% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1963 1823 1738
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 79 132
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.00 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £103.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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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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 0 25 £350 +7.69% 12
Hounslow - 6 £413 - 1
Uxbridge +1 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £173 -
Ilford - 1 - -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 318 (100.00%) Cisco
2 271 (85.22%) Firewall
3 189 (59.43%) Cisco Certification
4 137 (43.08%) CCNP
5 131 (41.19%) Network Security
6 123 (38.68%) CheckPoint
7 120 (37.74%) BGP
7 120 (37.74%) VPN
7 120 (37.74%) F5
8 113 (35.53%) Juniper
9 112 (35.22%) Wireless
10 105 (33.02%) MPLS
11 99 (31.13%) WAN
12 95 (29.87%) Cisco Nexus
13 93 (29.25%) OSPF
14 90 (28.30%) LAN
15 88 (27.67%) DNS
16 87 (27.36%) SolarWinds
17 79 (24.84%) CCNA
18 77 (24.21%) Load Balancing
19 74 (23.27%) Finance
20 72 (22.64%) Data Centre
21 71 (22.33%) Cisco IOS
22 68 (21.38%) IPsec
23 66 (20.75%) EIGRP
24 65 (20.44%) Infoblox
25 63 (19.81%) Network Management
25 63 (19.81%) Blue Coat
26 61 (19.18%) VMware
26 61 (19.18%) Citrix

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 7 (2.20%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (1.26%) Apache
4 2 (0.63%) Lync
4 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.63%) IIS
4 2 (0.63%) JBoss
4 2 (0.63%) iPlanet
4 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 271 (85.22%) Firewall
2 131 (41.19%) Network Security
3 120 (37.74%) BGP
3 120 (37.74%) VPN
4 112 (35.22%) Wireless
5 105 (33.02%) MPLS
6 99 (31.13%) WAN
7 95 (29.87%) Cisco Nexus
8 93 (29.25%) OSPF
9 90 (28.30%) LAN
10 88 (27.67%) DNS
11 71 (22.33%) Cisco IOS
12 68 (21.38%) IPsec
13 66 (20.75%) EIGRP
14 56 (17.61%) Cisco PIX
15 51 (16.04%) TCP/IP
16 47 (14.78%) DHCP
16 47 (14.78%) NetScreen
17 46 (14.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 44 (13.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.63%) DB2
2 2 (0.63%) Sybase ASA
2 2 (0.63%) NoSQL
2 2 (0.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.31%) Ant
General
1 74 (23.27%) Finance
2 21 (6.60%) Telecoms
2 21 (6.60%) Banking
3 19 (5.97%) Multimedia
4 16 (5.03%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.46%) Games
6 4 (1.26%) Advertising
6 4 (1.26%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.63%) Retail
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 193 (60.69%) Network Engineer
2 47 (14.78%) Security Engineer
3 37 (11.64%) Network Security Engineer
4 25 (7.86%) Network Support
5 24 (7.55%) Support Engineer
6 20 (6.29%) Cisco Engineer
7 19 (5.97%) Consultant
8 18 (5.66%) Architect
8 18 (5.66%) Network Architect
9 15 (4.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 15 (4.72%) Network Consultant
10 14 (4.40%) Security Consultant
10 14 (4.40%) Network Specialist
11 13 (4.09%) Network Support Engineer
11 13 (4.09%) Senior Network Engineer
12 11 (3.46%) Analyst
12 11 (3.46%) Security Specialist
12 11 (3.46%) Network Security Specialist
12 11 (3.46%) Network Security Consultant
13 9 (2.83%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.57%) XMPP
2 3 (0.94%) CSS
2 3 (0.94%) XML
3 2 (0.63%) SAML
3 2 (0.63%) Middleware
3 2 (0.63%) OAuth
3 2 (0.63%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.63%) MFC
4 1 (0.31%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 72 (22.64%) Data Centre
2 24 (7.55%) PKI
3 23 (7.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 20 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.46%) Fat Client
5 11 (3.46%) Thin Client
6 10 (3.14%) Online Games
7 6 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.57%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.57%) NHS
9 4 (1.26%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.63%) RMADS
11 2 (0.63%) IVR
11 2 (0.63%) CESG
11 2 (0.63%) CESG CLAS
11 2 (0.63%) Cryptography
12 1 (0.31%) SecurID
12 1 (0.31%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 44 (13.84%) Windows
2 33 (10.38%) Linux
3 8 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.89%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.89%) UNIX
4 6 (1.89%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.94%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.63%) AIX
7 2 (0.63%) Solaris
7 2 (0.63%) SUSE
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (24.21%) Load Balancing
2 63 (19.81%) Network Management
3 40 (12.58%) E-Commerce
4 33 (10.38%) ITIL
5 32 (10.06%) Network Design
6 22 (6.92%) Network Monitoring
6 22 (6.92%) Mentoring
6 22 (6.92%) DDoS Mitigation
7 19 (5.97%) Service Management
8 17 (5.35%) Incident Management
9 16 (5.03%) Information Security
10 14 (4.40%) Migration
10 14 (4.40%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (3.77%) Service Delivery
11 12 (3.77%) CRM
12 10 (3.14%) Project Management
13 8 (2.52%) SIEM
13 8 (2.52%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (2.52%) WAN Optimisation
13 8 (2.52%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.40%) Perl
2 12 (3.77%) Python
3 8 (2.52%) C
4 7 (2.20%) SQL
5 4 (1.26%) Lisp
6 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.63%) Java
7 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 189 (59.43%) Cisco Certification
2 137 (43.08%) CCNP
3 79 (24.84%) CCNA
4 30 (9.43%) Security Cleared
5 28 (8.81%) CCSE
6 26 (8.18%) SC Cleared
7 24 (7.55%) Degree
8 21 (6.60%) CCIE
9 12 (3.77%) CISSP
10 9 (2.83%) CCSP
11 7 (2.20%) CCDP
11 7 (2.20%) CCSA
12 4 (1.26%) JNCIS
12 4 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (0.94%) CCEA
13 3 (0.94%) CCA
13 3 (0.94%) MCSE
13 3 (0.94%) JNCIA
13 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.49%) SLA
2 9 (2.83%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.26%) GPG13
3 4 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 42 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.09%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.14%) ProxySG
4 6 (1.89%) XenApp
4 6 (1.89%) XenServer
4 6 (1.89%) vSphere
5 4 (1.26%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.26%) Snort
5 4 (1.26%) Squid
6 3 (0.94%) Firmware
6 3 (0.94%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.94%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.63%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.31%) KVM
8 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (5.03%) RANCID
2 12 (3.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (3.77%) OpenView
2 12 (3.77%) CiscoWorks
3 10 (3.14%) FortiGate
3 10 (3.14%) AirWatch
4 6 (1.89%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (1.26%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (1.26%) OPNET
6 2 (0.63%) Nessus
6 2 (0.63%) NetCrunch
6 2 (0.63%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.63%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.63%) Iperf
6 2 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.63%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.31%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.31%) SCCM
7 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 318 (100.00%) Cisco
2 123 (38.68%) CheckPoint
3 120 (37.74%) F5
4 113 (35.53%) Juniper
5 87 (27.36%) SolarWinds
6 65 (20.44%) Infoblox
7 63 (19.81%) Blue Coat
8 61 (19.18%) VMware
8 61 (19.18%) Citrix
9 34 (10.69%) Aruba
10 30 (9.43%) HP
11 19 (5.97%) Riverbed
12 18 (5.66%) Microsoft
13 17 (5.35%) McAfee
14 16 (5.03%) Websense
14 16 (5.03%) Fortinet
15 15 (4.72%) Remedy
15 15 (4.72%) Imperva
16 13 (4.09%) Splunk
17 11 (3.46%) Polycom
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