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 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 44 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 15 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.48% - 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.20% - 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 5
Median daily rate £388 - £355
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
147 111 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.34% 15.50% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 34 55
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £328 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £544 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.10 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+148.34% -35.05%
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 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 20 January 2017.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) F5
3 17 (65.38%) Firewall
4 16 (61.54%) VPN
5 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (50.00%) CCNP
6 13 (50.00%) Wireless
7 12 (46.15%) Juniper
8 11 (42.31%) Network Security
9 10 (38.46%) Blue Coat
9 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
10 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
10 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
10 9 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (30.77%) ITIL
11 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
12 7 (26.92%) 802.1X
12 7 (26.92%) Windows
12 7 (26.92%) LAN
12 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
13 6 (23.08%) IPsec
13 6 (23.08%) Information Security
13 6 (23.08%) Intel Security
13 6 (23.08%) SSL
13 6 (23.08%) ArcSight
13 6 (23.08%) LogRhythm
13 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 5 (19.23%) Nexpose
14 5 (19.23%) Rapid7
14 5 (19.23%) FireEye

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 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) Firewall
2 16 (61.54%) VPN
3 13 (50.00%) Wireless
4 11 (42.31%) Network Security
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (26.92%) LAN
6 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
7 6 (23.08%) IPsec
7 6 (23.08%) SSL
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (19.23%) Internet
9 4 (15.38%) BGP
9 4 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (15.38%) OSPF
9 4 (15.38%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (15.38%) TACACS
9 4 (15.38%) WAN
10 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (11.54%) MPLS
10 3 (11.54%) VoIP
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Network Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Network Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Security Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (15.38%) Information Specialist
4 4 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Security Specialist
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Network Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Security Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Information Security
2 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (19.23%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (19.23%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 5 (19.23%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Change Control
6 1 (3.85%) DNA
6 1 (3.85%) Fault Management
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL V2
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Network Design
6 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (50.00%) CCNP
3 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) CCSA
4 4 (15.38%) CCSE
5 3 (11.54%) CCNA
6 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.85%) CCA
7 1 (3.85%) CCAA
7 1 (3.85%) CCDA
7 1 (3.85%) CCDP
7 1 (3.85%) CCIE
7 1 (3.85%) CCVP
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.85%) Degree
7 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) XenApp
1 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
1 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Nexpose
2 4 (15.38%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.85%) AppDNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco CME
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.85%) Nessus
3 1 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) F5
3 12 (46.15%) Juniper
4 10 (38.46%) Blue Coat
4 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
5 6 (23.08%) ArcSight
5 6 (23.08%) Intel Security
5 6 (23.08%) LogRhythm
6 5 (19.23%) Aruba
6 5 (19.23%) Citrix
6 5 (19.23%) FireEye
6 5 (19.23%) GFI Software
6 5 (19.23%) Nokia
6 5 (19.23%) Rapid7
6 5 (19.23%) Sourcefire
6 5 (19.23%) Symantec
6 5 (19.23%) TippingPoint
7 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.85%) Remedy