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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England / London
Rank 300 342 254
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -88
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 109 78 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.37% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.41% 2.93% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 48 111
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £317 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £516 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £39.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-48.71% +71.42%

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
2473 2661 2759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.72% 12.67% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1673 1740 1845
Median daily rate £430 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 78 64
Median hourly rate £44.50 £24.23 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.65% +29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +12 28 £433 +8.12% 15
Croydon - 5 £551 -
Hayes - 1 £365 -
West Drayton - 1 £375 -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 245 (100.00%) Cisco
2 194 (79.18%) Firewall
3 110 (44.90%) WAN
4 103 (42.04%) LAN
4 103 (42.04%) Cisco Certification
5 99 (40.41%) CheckPoint
6 96 (39.18%) VPN
7 86 (35.10%) Network Security
8 78 (31.84%) CCNP
9 70 (28.57%) TCP/IP
10 66 (26.94%) Juniper
11 63 (25.71%) Wireless
11 63 (25.71%) Palo Alto
12 61 (24.90%) VMware
12 61 (24.90%) Data Centre
13 60 (24.49%) OSPF
14 59 (24.08%) BGP
15 58 (23.67%) Finance
16 52 (21.22%) F5
17 51 (20.82%) Cisco Nexus
18 46 (18.78%) VMware Infrastructure
19 44 (17.96%) IPsec
19 44 (17.96%) Security Cleared
20 38 (15.51%) Cisco IOS
20 38 (15.51%) SC Cleared
21 36 (14.69%) MPLS
21 36 (14.69%) Microsoft
21 36 (14.69%) CCIE
22 35 (14.29%) CCNA
23 32 (13.06%) Windows

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 10 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.04%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.41%) Apache
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.41%) IIS
7 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.08%) Office 365
3 7 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.04%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 194 (79.18%) Firewall
2 110 (44.90%) WAN
3 103 (42.04%) LAN
4 96 (39.18%) VPN
5 86 (35.10%) Network Security
6 70 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 63 (25.71%) Wireless
8 60 (24.49%) OSPF
9 59 (24.08%) BGP
10 51 (20.82%) Cisco Nexus
11 44 (17.96%) IPsec
12 38 (15.51%) Cisco IOS
13 36 (14.69%) MPLS
14 31 (12.65%) SSL
15 29 (11.84%) Cisco Wireless
16 27 (11.02%) EIGRP
17 24 (9.80%) HSRP
18 23 (9.39%) DNS
18 23 (9.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 23 (9.39%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.82%) MySQL
2 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 58 (23.67%) Finance
2 16 (6.53%) Banking
3 11 (4.49%) Retail
4 10 (4.08%) Legal
5 9 (3.67%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.86%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.82%) Electronics
8 2 (0.82%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) Back Office
9 1 (0.41%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 110 (44.90%) Network Engineer
2 54 (22.04%) Security Engineer
3 52 (21.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 45 (18.37%) Network Security Engineer
5 36 (14.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 24 (9.80%) Senior Network Engineer
7 21 (8.57%) Firewall Engineer
8 18 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (6.12%) Analyst
9 15 (6.12%) Consultant
10 14 (5.71%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 12 (4.90%) Security Manager
12 11 (4.49%) Network Consultant
13 9 (3.67%) IT Engineer
13 9 (3.67%) Network Analyst
14 8 (3.27%) Network Manager
14 8 (3.27%) Operational Security Manager
14 8 (3.27%) Security Operations Manager
15 7 (2.86%) Network Support
15 7 (2.86%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.94%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.22%) COM
2 3 (1.22%) XMPP
3 2 (0.82%) REST
4 1 (0.41%) .NET
4 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.41%) JMS
4 1 (0.41%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.41%) WAP
4 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 61 (24.90%) Data Centre
2 22 (8.98%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.67%) RSA SecurID
5 5 (2.04%) Cryptography
6 4 (1.63%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.63%) CMDB
7 3 (1.22%) Clustering
7 3 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.82%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.82%) Replication
8 2 (0.82%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.41%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.41%) iPad
9 1 (0.41%) PKI
9 1 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.06%) Windows
2 25 (10.20%) Windows Server
3 20 (8.16%) Linux
4 16 (6.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (6.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (3.67%) Unix
7 5 (2.04%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.04%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.22%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.82%) Android
9 2 (0.82%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.41%) Mandriva Linux
10 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (13.06%) Change Management
2 31 (12.65%) Kalman Filter
3 26 (10.61%) Network Design
3 26 (10.61%) Network Management
3 26 (10.61%) SIEM
4 25 (10.20%) Load Balancing
5 24 (9.80%) Identity Access Management
6 23 (9.39%) Security Operations
7 21 (8.57%) ITIL
7 21 (8.57%) Vulnerability Management
8 18 (7.35%) Project Management
9 16 (6.53%) Patch Management
10 15 (6.12%) Migration
11 11 (4.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 10 (4.08%) DDoS Mitigation
12 10 (4.08%) Security Monitoring
13 9 (3.67%) E-Commerce
14 8 (3.27%) Information Security
14 8 (3.27%) Network Architecture
14 8 (3.27%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (6.12%) PowerShell
2 11 (4.49%) SQL
3 3 (1.22%) C
3 3 (1.22%) Python
3 3 (1.22%) VB
4 2 (0.82%) Java
4 2 (0.82%) PHP
5 1 (0.41%) Perl
5 1 (0.41%) Ruby
5 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 103 (42.04%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (31.84%) CCNP
3 44 (17.96%) Security Cleared
4 38 (15.51%) SC Cleared
5 36 (14.69%) CCIE
6 35 (14.29%) CCNA
7 17 (6.94%) CCSE
8 15 (6.12%) CCSP
8 15 (6.12%) CISSP
9 12 (4.90%) CCSA
9 12 (4.90%) DV Cleared
10 10 (4.08%) MCP
11 8 (3.27%) BC Cleared
11 8 (3.27%) BPSS Clearance
11 8 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (2.86%) Degree
12 7 (2.86%) MCSE
13 6 (2.45%) JNCIE
13 6 (2.45%) JNCIP
13 6 (2.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 31 (12.65%) PCI DSS
2 17 (6.94%) RMADS
3 11 (4.49%) SLA
4 3 (1.22%) COBIT
4 3 (1.22%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.41%) HMG Infosec
5 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (18.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (11.84%) Active Directory
2 29 (11.84%) vSphere
3 17 (6.94%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.86%) ProxySG
4 7 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.04%) XenServer
6 3 (1.22%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.82%) BIND 9
7 2 (0.82%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.82%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.41%) Docker
8 1 (0.41%) Firmware
8 1 (0.41%) Gluster
8 1 (0.41%) iptables
8 1 (0.41%) NFS
8 1 (0.41%) vCloud
8 1 (0.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (11.43%) Nessus
2 24 (9.80%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (2.86%) FortiGate
3 7 (2.86%) OPNET
3 7 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
4 6 (2.45%) Nagios
5 5 (2.04%) Cacti
5 5 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (1.63%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.63%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (1.22%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.22%) Pingdom
7 3 (1.22%) Puppet
7 3 (1.22%) SCCM
7 3 (1.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.82%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 245 (100.00%) Cisco
2 99 (40.41%) CheckPoint
3 66 (26.94%) Juniper
4 63 (25.71%) Palo Alto
5 61 (24.90%) VMware
6 52 (21.22%) F5
7 36 (14.69%) Microsoft
8 29 (11.84%) Blue Coat
9 24 (9.80%) AlienVault
9 24 (9.80%) Fortinet
9 24 (9.80%) HP
10 23 (9.39%) Citrix
10 23 (9.39%) SolarWinds
11 21 (8.57%) Riverbed
12 19 (7.76%) Meraki
13 17 (6.94%) Aruba
14 12 (4.90%) Dell
15 10 (4.08%) Sourcefire
16 9 (3.67%) Brocade
16 9 (3.67%) Sophos
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