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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 232 319 321
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 166 78 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.01% 2.87% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 59 22
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Average hourly rate £28.75 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +32.57%
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
2760 2720 2780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.15% 12.44% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1831 1766 1722
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 73 158
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.38 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +34 46 £413 +22.67% 21
Greenwich - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 314 (100.00%) Cisco
2 278 (88.54%) Firewall
3 186 (59.24%) Cisco Certification
4 126 (40.13%) BGP
5 124 (39.49%) CheckPoint
5 124 (39.49%) CCNP
6 122 (38.85%) Juniper
7 117 (37.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 110 (35.03%) F5
9 109 (34.71%) Network Security
10 103 (32.80%) VPN
11 85 (27.07%) Load Balancing
12 82 (26.11%) OSPF
13 77 (24.52%) CCNA
14 75 (23.89%) DNS
15 69 (21.97%) WAN
16 68 (21.66%) Wireless
17 64 (20.38%) LAN
18 60 (19.11%) VMware
19 59 (18.79%) Cisco PIX
20 58 (18.47%) IPsec
21 54 (17.20%) Blue Coat
21 54 (17.20%) Citrix
22 49 (15.61%) MPLS
22 49 (15.61%) EIGRP
22 49 (15.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
23 48 (15.29%) Cisco IOS
23 48 (15.29%) Windows
24 47 (14.97%) Finance
25 46 (14.65%) DHCP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 15 (4.78%) IIS
2 13 (4.14%) MS Exchange
3 12 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.18%) Apache
5 5 (1.59%) Lync
6 4 (1.27%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.27%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.27%) MS Project
3 3 (0.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 278 (88.54%) Firewall
2 126 (40.13%) BGP
3 117 (37.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 109 (34.71%) Network Security
5 103 (32.80%) VPN
6 82 (26.11%) OSPF
7 75 (23.89%) DNS
8 69 (21.97%) WAN
9 68 (21.66%) Wireless
10 64 (20.38%) LAN
11 59 (18.79%) Cisco PIX
12 58 (18.47%) IPsec
13 49 (15.61%) MPLS
13 49 (15.61%) EIGRP
13 49 (15.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 48 (15.29%) Cisco IOS
15 46 (14.65%) DHCP
16 45 (14.33%) NetScaler
17 42 (13.38%) NetScreen
18 34 (10.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.18%) DB2
3 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (1.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 47 (14.97%) Finance
2 24 (7.64%) Telecoms
2 24 (7.64%) Banking
3 15 (4.78%) Investment Banking
3 15 (4.78%) Games
4 7 (2.23%) Legal
5 5 (1.59%) Retail
6 4 (1.27%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.96%) Law
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 169 (53.82%) Network Engineer
2 34 (10.83%) Security Engineer
3 30 (9.55%) Network Security Engineer
4 25 (7.96%) Consultant
5 22 (7.01%) Cisco Engineer
6 21 (6.69%) Network Consultant
7 20 (6.37%) Architect
8 18 (5.73%) Security Consultant
9 16 (5.10%) Senior Network Engineer
10 15 (4.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 15 (4.78%) Network Support
10 15 (4.78%) Network Security Consultant
11 14 (4.46%) Analyst
12 13 (4.14%) Firewall Engineer
13 11 (3.50%) Network Architect
13 11 (3.50%) Network Analyst
14 10 (3.18%) Network Specialist
14 10 (3.18%) Network Security Specialist
14 10 (3.18%) Security Specialist
15 9 (2.87%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.18%) Regular Expression
2 5 (1.59%) CSS
3 2 (0.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.41%) CESG
3 15 (4.78%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.46%) Online Games
5 11 (3.50%) Fat Client
5 11 (3.50%) CESG CLAS
5 11 (3.50%) Thin Client
6 8 (2.55%) Clustering
6 8 (2.55%) RMADS
7 7 (2.23%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.59%) NHS
8 5 (1.59%) Open Source
9 3 (0.96%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.96%) PKI
10 2 (0.64%) SecurID
11 1 (0.32%) Replication
11 1 (0.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 48 (15.29%) Windows
2 37 (11.78%) Linux
3 13 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.18%) SUSE
4 10 (3.18%) Oracle Linux
4 10 (3.18%) AIX
5 8 (2.55%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.23%) UNIX
7 6 (1.91%) Windows 2000
8 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.32%) MVS
9 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (27.07%) Load Balancing
2 41 (13.06%) ITIL
3 39 (12.42%) E-Commerce
4 36 (11.46%) Network Design
4 36 (11.46%) Network Management
5 35 (11.15%) Service Management
6 31 (9.87%) Incident Management
7 26 (8.28%) Migration
8 20 (6.37%) Mentoring
9 19 (6.05%) Information Security
10 18 (5.73%) Service Delivery
11 17 (5.41%) ITIL V3
12 16 (5.10%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (4.46%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (4.46%) Network Architecture
13 14 (4.46%) Change Management
14 13 (4.14%) CRM
14 13 (4.14%) Risk Management
15 12 (3.82%) Line Management
16 11 (3.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.10%) SQL
2 13 (4.14%) Perl
3 10 (3.18%) Python
4 8 (2.55%) C
5 7 (2.23%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 186 (59.24%) Cisco Certification
2 124 (39.49%) CCNP
3 77 (24.52%) CCNA
4 40 (12.74%) CCIE
5 35 (11.15%) Security Cleared
6 33 (10.51%) CCSE
7 31 (9.87%) SC Cleared
8 23 (7.32%) CCSP
9 22 (7.01%) CISSP
10 16 (5.10%) CCSA
11 13 (4.14%) Degree
12 10 (3.18%) CCDP
13 8 (2.55%) CCVP
14 4 (1.27%) JNCIA
14 4 (1.27%) DV Cleared
14 4 (1.27%) MCSE
14 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.96%) Check Point Certification
16 2 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
16 2 (0.64%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.60%) SLA
2 15 (4.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.87%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.91%) GPG13
4 6 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.64%) COBIT
6 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 32 (10.19%) Active Directory
1 32 (10.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (5.73%) ProxySG
3 17 (5.41%) vSphere
4 15 (4.78%) Hyper-V
5 11 (3.50%) Snort
5 11 (3.50%) FreeRADIUS
6 9 (2.87%) Firmware
7 6 (1.91%) Nmap
7 6 (1.91%) Squid
8 4 (1.27%) XenServer
9 2 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.64%) XenApp
10 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.32%) Novell eDirectory
10 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (3.18%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (2.55%) SCCM
2 8 (2.55%) SCOM
3 6 (1.91%) SCVMM
3 6 (1.91%) SCDPM
3 6 (1.91%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (1.91%) Nessus
4 5 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.27%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.27%) CA Spectrum
5 4 (1.27%) SCOrch
6 3 (0.96%) RANCID
6 3 (0.96%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.64%) OpenView
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.32%) Cacti
8 1 (0.32%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.32%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 314 (100.00%) Cisco
2 124 (39.49%) CheckPoint
3 122 (38.85%) Juniper
4 110 (35.03%) F5
5 60 (19.11%) VMware
6 54 (17.20%) Blue Coat
6 54 (17.20%) Citrix
7 32 (10.19%) SolarWinds
8 31 (9.87%) Microsoft
9 27 (8.60%) HP
10 26 (8.28%) Infoblox
11 21 (6.69%) Fortinet
12 16 (5.10%) Remedy
12 16 (5.10%) IBM
12 16 (5.10%) Riverbed
13 14 (4.46%) Splunk
14 13 (4.14%) McAfee
14 13 (4.14%) Websense
15 11 (3.50%) Imperva
16 10 (3.18%) Oracle
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