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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 274 338 316
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -22
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 144 84 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.34% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.69% 2.76% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 54 47
Average daily rate
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£365 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £497 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £31.00 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £45.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £23.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+50.86% -33.71%
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
3068 3040 3138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.75% 12.27% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2081 2009 1985
Average daily rate £388 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 90 155
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +3.57%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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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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 +37 36 £394 -12.50% 11
Croydon - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 263 (100.00%) Cisco
2 230 (87.45%) Firewall
3 139 (52.85%) Cisco Certification
4 104 (39.54%) CheckPoint
5 99 (37.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 98 (37.26%) Juniper
7 95 (36.12%) VPN
7 95 (36.12%) CCNP
8 91 (34.60%) BGP
9 78 (29.66%) F5
10 74 (28.14%) Network Security
11 64 (24.33%) LAN
11 64 (24.33%) WAN
12 61 (23.19%) DNS
13 60 (22.81%) Load Balancing
14 59 (22.43%) Windows
15 58 (22.05%) CCNA
16 56 (21.29%) OSPF
17 54 (20.53%) Wireless
18 50 (19.01%) IPsec
19 49 (18.63%) VMware
20 48 (18.25%) Cisco PIX
21 42 (15.97%) Active Directory
21 42 (15.97%) ITIL
22 38 (14.45%) Microsoft
23 37 (14.07%) DHCP
23 37 (14.07%) NetScaler
24 35 (13.31%) Finance
25 34 (12.93%) Network Design
25 34 (12.93%) CCIE

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 24 (9.13%) MS Exchange
2 19 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (6.84%) IIS
4 12 (4.56%) Apache
5 11 (4.18%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.42%) Lync
7 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (4.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.28%) MS Project
2 6 (2.28%) MS Office
3 5 (1.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 230 (87.45%) Firewall
2 99 (37.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 95 (36.12%) VPN
4 91 (34.60%) BGP
5 74 (28.14%) Network Security
6 64 (24.33%) LAN
6 64 (24.33%) WAN
7 61 (23.19%) DNS
8 56 (21.29%) OSPF
9 54 (20.53%) Wireless
10 50 (19.01%) IPsec
11 48 (18.25%) Cisco PIX
12 37 (14.07%) DHCP
12 37 (14.07%) NetScaler
13 33 (12.55%) SAN
14 32 (12.17%) EIGRP
15 31 (11.79%) Internet
16 29 (11.03%) VLAN
17 28 (10.65%) Cisco IOS
18 27 (10.27%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.56%) DB2
3 6 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (13.31%) Finance
2 15 (5.70%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.94%) Banking
4 9 (3.42%) Games
5 8 (3.04%) Legal
6 6 (2.28%) Retail
7 4 (1.52%) Law
8 3 (1.14%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 146 (55.51%) Network Engineer
2 28 (10.65%) Security Engineer
3 27 (10.27%) Consultant
4 24 (9.13%) Network Security Engineer
5 23 (8.75%) Cisco Engineer
6 20 (7.60%) Network Consultant
7 17 (6.46%) Architect
8 15 (5.70%) Security Consultant
8 15 (5.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 15 (5.70%) Senior Network Engineer
8 15 (5.70%) Firewall Engineer
9 14 (5.32%) Analyst
10 12 (4.56%) Network Security Consultant
11 10 (3.80%) Infrastructure Architect
11 10 (3.80%) Infrastructure Manager
12 9 (3.42%) Designer
12 9 (3.42%) Network Analyst
13 8 (3.04%) Infrastructure Designer
14 7 (2.66%) Infrastructure Technician
15 6 (2.28%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.56%) Regular Expression
2 6 (2.28%) CSS
3 1 (0.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.84%) CESG
2 16 (6.08%) Clustering
3 15 (5.70%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.18%) CESG CLAS
5 9 (3.42%) Online Games
6 8 (3.04%) RMADS
7 7 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.66%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.90%) Open Source
8 5 (1.90%) NHS
9 3 (1.14%) SecurID
10 2 (0.76%) Replication
10 2 (0.76%) PKI
11 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.38%) User Experience
11 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.38%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.38%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (22.43%) Windows
2 16 (6.08%) Linux
3 15 (5.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (4.56%) SUSE
4 12 (4.56%) AIX
4 12 (4.56%) Oracle Linux
5 11 (4.18%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.04%) UNIX
8 6 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.90%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.76%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.38%) CentOS
11 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.38%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.81%) Load Balancing
2 42 (15.97%) ITIL
3 34 (12.93%) Network Design
4 32 (12.17%) Service Management
5 24 (9.13%) Migration
6 18 (6.84%) Change Management
7 17 (6.46%) Incident Management
8 16 (6.08%) Network Architecture
9 15 (5.70%) Network Management
9 15 (5.70%) Service Delivery
10 14 (5.32%) Information Security
10 14 (5.32%) ITIL V3
10 14 (5.32%) Network Monitoring
11 13 (4.94%) Data Protection
11 13 (4.94%) E-Commerce
12 11 (4.18%) Risk Management
13 10 (3.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 10 (3.80%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (3.80%) ISMS
14 9 (3.42%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.22%) SQL
2 8 (3.04%) Shell Script
3 4 (1.52%) VBScript
4 3 (1.14%) Perl
5 1 (0.38%) C
Qualifications
1 139 (52.85%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (36.12%) CCNP
3 58 (22.05%) CCNA
4 34 (12.93%) CCIE
5 26 (9.89%) Security Cleared
6 23 (8.75%) SC Cleared
7 20 (7.60%) CCSP
7 20 (7.60%) CISSP
8 17 (6.46%) CCSA
9 16 (6.08%) CCSE
10 14 (5.32%) CCDP
11 12 (4.56%) CCVP
11 12 (4.56%) Degree
12 7 (2.66%) MCSE
12 7 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (2.28%) JNCIA
14 4 (1.52%) CCDA
15 3 (1.14%) DV Cleared
15 3 (1.14%) CCIP
15 3 (1.14%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.84%) SLA
2 14 (5.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.90%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.76%) COBIT
4 2 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.76%) GPG13
5 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 42 (15.97%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.60%) Hyper-V
3 18 (6.84%) vSphere
3 18 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (4.94%) FreeRADIUS
5 11 (4.18%) ProxySG
6 9 (3.42%) Firmware
7 7 (2.66%) Snort
8 6 (2.28%) Nmap
9 2 (0.76%) Squid
9 2 (0.76%) Xen
9 2 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.38%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 10 (3.80%) SCCM
1 10 (3.80%) SCOM
1 10 (3.80%) SolarWinds Orion
2 9 (3.42%) SCOrch
3 7 (2.66%) SCDPM
3 7 (2.66%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (2.66%) SCVMM
4 6 (2.28%) Nessus
4 6 (2.28%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.90%) CA Spectrum
5 5 (1.90%) FortiGate
6 3 (1.14%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.14%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.38%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.38%) Cacti
7 1 (0.38%) Puppet
7 1 (0.38%) RANCID
7 1 (0.38%) OpenView
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 263 (100.00%) Cisco
2 104 (39.54%) CheckPoint
3 98 (37.26%) Juniper
4 78 (29.66%) F5
5 49 (18.63%) VMware
6 38 (14.45%) Microsoft
7 33 (12.55%) Citrix
8 23 (8.75%) Blue Coat
9 21 (7.98%) HP
10 19 (7.22%) Fortinet
11 17 (6.46%) IBM
12 15 (5.70%) Riverbed
13 12 (4.56%) Oracle
13 12 (4.56%) Nokia
13 12 (4.56%) SolarWinds
14 10 (3.80%) Dell
14 10 (3.80%) McAfee
14 10 (3.80%) Websense
15 8 (3.04%) Remedy
16 7 (2.66%) Mercator
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