The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 45 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 11 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.81% 0.22% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.48% 1.09% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Median daily rate £400 £350 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £350 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £350 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-42.30% +11.42%
Cisco ASA
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
105 184 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.27% 20.09% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 63 52
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) VPN
3 15 (71.43%) F5
4 14 (66.67%) Wireless
5 13 (61.90%) Firewall
6 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (47.62%) Network Security
7 9 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (42.86%) Juniper
8 8 (38.10%) CCNP
8 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
8 8 (38.10%) Windows
9 7 (33.33%) SSL
9 7 (33.33%) Information Security
9 7 (33.33%) Intel Security
9 7 (33.33%) LogRhythm
9 7 (33.33%) ArcSight
9 7 (33.33%) Sourcefire
9 7 (33.33%) Blue Coat
9 7 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 6 (28.57%) Nexpose
10 6 (28.57%) 802.1X
10 6 (28.57%) FireEye
10 6 (28.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 6 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (28.57%) TippingPoint
10 6 (28.57%) Rapid7
10 6 (28.57%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 6 (28.57%) GFI Software

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) VPN
2 14 (66.67%) Wireless
3 13 (61.90%) Firewall
4 10 (47.62%) Network Security
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
7 7 (33.33%) SSL
8 6 (28.57%) Internet
8 6 (28.57%) IPsec
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (23.81%) LAN
10 4 (19.05%) BGP
10 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (19.05%) OSPF
10 4 (19.05%) Spanning Tree
10 4 (19.05%) VoIP
11 3 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 3 (14.29%) MPLS
11 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Security Specialist
4 4 (19.05%) Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (19.05%) Information Specialist
4 4 (19.05%) Security Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Security Technical Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Security Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) 802.1X
2 2 (9.52%) XMPP
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows NT
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Information Security
1 7 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 6 (28.57%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 6 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 6 (28.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) DNA
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL V2
6 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.76%) Network Design
6 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) CCNP
3 5 (23.81%) CCNA
4 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) CCDA
5 2 (9.52%) CCDP
5 2 (9.52%) CCIE
6 1 (4.76%) CCA
6 1 (4.76%) CCAA
6 1 (4.76%) CCVP
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) XenApp
1 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
1 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Nexpose
2 4 (19.05%) FortiGate
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco CME
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
4 1 (4.76%) AppDNA
4 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (4.76%) Nessus
4 1 (4.76%) SCCM
4 1 (4.76%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (71.43%) F5
3 9 (42.86%) Juniper
4 7 (33.33%) ArcSight
4 7 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 7 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 7 (33.33%) LogRhythm
4 7 (33.33%) Sourcefire
5 6 (28.57%) FireEye
5 6 (28.57%) GFI Software
5 6 (28.57%) Rapid7
5 6 (28.57%) Symantec
5 6 (28.57%) TippingPoint
6 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
7 4 (19.05%) Aruba
8 2 (9.52%) Citrix
8 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) VMware
9 1 (4.76%) Remedy