The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank - 56 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.31% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £22.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -37.93%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
62 74 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.61% 11.53% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 56 18
Average daily rate £250 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £245 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 17
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +89.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Intel Security
2 13 (72.22%) SolarWinds
3 10 (55.56%) McAfee ePO
3 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
3 10 (55.56%) WSUS
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) Splunk
3 10 (55.56%) Spiceworks
4 9 (50.00%) Firewall
5 7 (38.89%) Wireless
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (33.33%) Juniper
6 6 (33.33%) WAN
6 6 (33.33%) VPN
6 6 (33.33%) CCNP
7 4 (22.22%) CCNA
7 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
8 3 (16.67%) CCIE
8 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (16.67%) LAN
8 3 (16.67%) VoIP
8 3 (16.67%) WLAN
8 3 (16.67%) Forcepoint
8 3 (16.67%) Wireshark
8 3 (16.67%) WatchGuard
8 3 (16.67%) MPLS
8 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
8 3 (16.67%) Network Planning
8 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) Wireless
3 6 (33.33%) VPN
3 6 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (16.67%) LAN
4 3 (16.67%) MPLS
4 3 (16.67%) tcpdump
4 3 (16.67%) VoIP
4 3 (16.67%) Wireshark
4 3 (16.67%) WLAN
5 2 (11.11%) Wireless Security
6 1 (5.56%) Junos
General
1 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
1 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (16.67%) Network Planning
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Data Management
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (33.33%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) CCNA
4 3 (16.67%) CCIE
5 2 (11.11%) JNCIP
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) McAfee ePO
1 10 (55.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Intel Security
2 13 (72.22%) SolarWinds
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) Spiceworks
3 10 (55.56%) Splunk
4 6 (33.33%) Juniper
5 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 3 (16.67%) Forcepoint
6 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 3 (16.67%) Polycom
6 3 (16.67%) WatchGuard
7 1 (5.56%) 3Com
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) ProCurve
7 1 (5.56%) VMware