The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 23 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.59% - 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.62% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £22.01 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+104.42% -6.32%
Cisco ASA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.59% 10.10% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 6 18
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £265 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+215.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Middlesex region.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Middlesex region.

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) CCNP
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (50.00%) Internet
5 3 (37.50%) OSPF
5 3 (37.50%) CCVP
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) F5
5 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (25.00%) Infoblox
6 2 (25.00%) CCNA
7 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (12.50%) SLA
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) MCP
7 1 (12.50%) Windows

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) SSL
4 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (37.50%) OSPF
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) Administrator
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Administrator
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall Administrator
4 3 (37.50%) Network Administrator
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security Administrator
4 3 (37.50%) Network Systems Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) Security Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (37.50%) CCVP
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (12.50%) MCP
5 1 (12.50%) MCSA
5 1 (12.50%) MCSE
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) F5
4 2 (25.00%) Infoblox
5 1 (12.50%) Forcepoint
5 1 (12.50%) Sophos
5 1 (12.50%) VMware