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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 247 319 310
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -9
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 160 87 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.72% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.38% 3.08% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 56 26
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£344 £400 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £370 £320
% change year-on-year
-2.02% +15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 19
Average hourly rate £28.75 £45.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.11% -66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £45.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +100.00%
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
2975 2826 3018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.31% 11.71% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1917 1842 1881
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 88 132
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+46.34% -8.88%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 31 £350 +7.69% 7
Uxbridge 0 1 - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 325 (100.00%) Cisco
2 280 (86.15%) Firewall
3 200 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
4 141 (43.38%) CCNP
5 136 (41.85%) BGP
6 135 (41.54%) Network Security
7 134 (41.23%) F5
8 128 (39.38%) Juniper
9 126 (38.77%) CheckPoint
10 125 (38.46%) VPN
11 107 (32.92%) Cisco Nexus
12 106 (32.62%) OSPF
13 104 (32.00%) Wireless
14 96 (29.54%) MPLS
15 86 (26.46%) DNS
15 86 (26.46%) WAN
16 85 (26.15%) Load Balancing
17 84 (25.85%) CCNA
18 78 (24.00%) LAN
19 74 (22.77%) SolarWinds
20 69 (21.23%) IPsec
21 68 (20.92%) Cisco IOS
22 66 (20.31%) Cisco PIX
22 66 (20.31%) Blue Coat
23 64 (19.69%) Citrix
24 63 (19.38%) EIGRP
25 61 (18.77%) Finance
26 58 (17.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
27 57 (17.54%) VMware
28 56 (17.23%) Infoblox

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 4 (1.23%) MS Exchange
1 4 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (0.92%) Lync
2 3 (0.92%) IIS
2 3 (0.92%) Apache
3 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.92%) Office 365
2 2 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 280 (86.15%) Firewall
2 136 (41.85%) BGP
3 135 (41.54%) Network Security
4 125 (38.46%) VPN
5 107 (32.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 106 (32.62%) OSPF
7 104 (32.00%) Wireless
8 96 (29.54%) MPLS
9 86 (26.46%) DNS
9 86 (26.46%) WAN
10 78 (24.00%) LAN
11 69 (21.23%) IPsec
12 68 (20.92%) Cisco IOS
13 66 (20.31%) Cisco PIX
14 63 (19.38%) EIGRP
15 58 (17.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 54 (16.62%) NetScreen
17 47 (14.46%) DHCP
17 47 (14.46%) TCP/IP
18 46 (14.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.92%) SQL Server
1 3 (0.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.31%) Ant
General
1 61 (18.77%) Finance
2 27 (8.31%) Telecoms
3 23 (7.08%) Banking
4 16 (4.92%) Investment Banking
5 15 (4.62%) Games
6 11 (3.38%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.23%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Advertising
8 1 (0.31%) Retail
8 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 203 (62.46%) Network Engineer
2 44 (13.54%) Security Engineer
3 39 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 23 (7.08%) Network Support
5 21 (6.46%) Support Engineer
6 20 (6.15%) Consultant
6 20 (6.15%) Architect
6 20 (6.15%) Cisco Engineer
7 18 (5.54%) Network Architect
8 17 (5.23%) Network Consultant
9 16 (4.92%) Senior Network Engineer
10 15 (4.62%) Security Consultant
10 15 (4.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 14 (4.31%) Firewall Engineer
12 13 (4.00%) Network Security Consultant
13 12 (3.69%) Analyst
14 11 (3.38%) Network Support Engineer
14 11 (3.38%) Security Specialist
14 11 (3.38%) Network Specialist
14 11 (3.38%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.23%) CSS
1 4 (1.23%) XMPP
2 3 (0.92%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.62%) Web Services
3 2 (0.62%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.31%) Online Games
3 12 (3.69%) PKI
4 11 (3.38%) Fat Client
4 11 (3.38%) Thin Client
5 6 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.54%) NHS
6 5 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.54%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.62%) RMADS
9 2 (0.62%) IVR
9 2 (0.62%) CESG
9 2 (0.62%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.31%) DTV
10 1 (0.31%) Open Source
10 1 (0.31%) Statistics
10 1 (0.31%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.31%) Windows
2 34 (10.46%) Linux
3 7 (2.15%) UNIX
4 6 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.85%) Windows 2000
5 5 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.23%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (0.92%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.92%) AIX
7 3 (0.92%) SUSE
8 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.31%) CentOS
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (26.15%) Load Balancing
2 54 (16.62%) Network Management
3 44 (13.54%) E-Commerce
4 37 (11.38%) Network Design
5 35 (10.77%) ITIL
6 24 (7.38%) Service Management
6 24 (7.38%) Mentoring
7 23 (7.08%) Network Monitoring
8 19 (5.85%) Incident Management
9 18 (5.54%) Kalman Filter
10 16 (4.92%) Migration
11 15 (4.62%) Information Security
12 13 (4.00%) CRM
12 13 (4.00%) Service Delivery
13 12 (3.69%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (3.38%) Network Architecture
15 10 (3.08%) Project Management
16 9 (2.77%) Low Latency
17 7 (2.15%) Line Management
18 6 (1.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.00%) Perl
2 10 (3.08%) Python
3 8 (2.46%) C
4 6 (1.85%) SQL
5 4 (1.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.31%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 200 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 141 (43.38%) CCNP
3 84 (25.85%) CCNA
4 31 (9.54%) CCSE
5 30 (9.23%) Security Cleared
6 28 (8.62%) CCIE
7 23 (7.08%) SC Cleared
8 22 (6.77%) Degree
9 14 (4.31%) CCSP
10 13 (4.00%) CCSA
11 12 (3.69%) CISSP
12 7 (2.15%) CCDP
13 5 (1.54%) JNCIA
14 4 (1.23%) JNCIS
14 4 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (0.92%) CCEA
15 3 (0.92%) CCA
15 3 (0.92%) MCSE
15 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.92%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.62%) SLA
2 5 (1.54%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.23%) GPG13
3 4 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 38 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.62%) ProxySG
3 10 (3.08%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.85%) XenServer
5 5 (1.54%) Snort
5 5 (1.54%) vSphere
6 4 (1.23%) Squid
6 4 (1.23%) XenApp
7 3 (0.92%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.92%) Firmware
7 3 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.92%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (0.62%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.31%) KVM
9 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (4.92%) RANCID
2 13 (4.00%) CiscoWorks
3 11 (3.38%) OpenView
3 11 (3.38%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (2.77%) FortiGate
4 9 (2.77%) AirWatch
5 5 (1.54%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (1.23%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (1.23%) OPNET
7 3 (0.92%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.62%) NetCrunch
8 2 (0.62%) Iperf
8 2 (0.62%) SCOM
9 1 (0.31%) SCCM
9 1 (0.31%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 325 (100.00%) Cisco
2 134 (41.23%) F5
3 128 (39.38%) Juniper
4 126 (38.77%) CheckPoint
5 74 (22.77%) SolarWinds
6 66 (20.31%) Blue Coat
7 64 (19.69%) Citrix
8 57 (17.54%) VMware
9 56 (17.23%) Infoblox
10 31 (9.54%) HP
11 25 (7.69%) Aruba
12 20 (6.15%) Fortinet
13 18 (5.54%) Remedy
13 18 (5.54%) Microsoft
14 16 (4.92%) Riverbed
15 15 (4.62%) Websense
16 14 (4.31%) McAfee
17 12 (3.69%) Nokia
17 12 (3.69%) Splunk
17 12 (3.69%) Imperva
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago