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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 70 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.51% 0.12% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.72% 1.14% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £325 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £325 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.01 £40.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-44.96% +83.90%
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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
184 88 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.78% 10.60% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 37 40
Average daily rate £375 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £44.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -72.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.60 £12.00 £21.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.50 £44.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
3 8 (72.73%) CCNP
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (63.64%) F5
4 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
5 6 (54.55%) Wireless
6 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
6 5 (45.45%) 802.11
6 5 (45.45%) CCDP
6 5 (45.45%) CCNA
6 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 5 (45.45%) VPN
6 5 (45.45%) VoIP
6 5 (45.45%) 802.1X
6 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
7 4 (36.36%) Network Design
7 4 (36.36%) Network Security
7 4 (36.36%) Citrix
7 4 (36.36%) VMware
7 4 (36.36%) MPLS
7 4 (36.36%) OSPF
7 4 (36.36%) BGP
8 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
8 3 (27.27%) Firewall
8 3 (27.27%) WLAN
8 3 (27.27%) SSL
8 3 (27.27%) HSRP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) LAN
1 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (54.55%) Wireless
4 5 (45.45%) VoIP
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) 802.11
5 4 (36.36%) MPLS
5 4 (36.36%) OSPF
5 4 (36.36%) BGP
5 4 (36.36%) Network Security
6 3 (27.27%) HSRP
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
6 3 (27.27%) SSL
6 3 (27.27%) WLAN
7 2 (18.18%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (18.18%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) 802.1X
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 1 (9.09%) EPoS
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
2 4 (36.36%) Network Design
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Network Management
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CCNP
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCDP
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) CCIP
3 2 (18.18%) CCIE
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 1 (9.09%) TickIT
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (9.09%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) F5
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire
4 3 (27.27%) IronPort
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Juniper
6 1 (9.09%) Veeam
6 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat