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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 55 67 68
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.90% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.41% 2.84% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £369
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -11.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +69.56%
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
111 141 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.62% 17.13% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 53 45
Median daily rate £440 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 £20.19 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.02% +49.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.56 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.19 £16.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) Sourcefire
3 5 (71.43%) F5
4 4 (57.14%) ArcSight
4 4 (57.14%) TippingPoint
4 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
4 4 (57.14%) GFI Software
4 4 (57.14%) Rapid7
4 4 (57.14%) LogRhythm
4 4 (57.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (57.14%) 802.1X
4 4 (57.14%) FireEye
4 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (57.14%) Nexpose
4 4 (57.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 4 (57.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Juniper
4 4 (57.14%) Internet
4 4 (57.14%) Symantec
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Information Security
4 4 (57.14%) SSL
4 4 (57.14%) Intel Security

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
6 1 (14.29%) BGP
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) OSPF
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless Security
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Security Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Information Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Support
3 2 (28.57%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Project Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 4 (57.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 4 (57.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCDA
3 1 (14.29%) CCDP
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) F5
2 5 (71.43%) Sourcefire
3 4 (57.14%) ArcSight
3 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
3 4 (57.14%) FireEye
3 4 (57.14%) GFI Software
3 4 (57.14%) Intel Security
3 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) LogRhythm
3 4 (57.14%) Rapid7
3 4 (57.14%) Symantec
3 4 (57.14%) TippingPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) IronPort
4 1 (14.29%) VMware