The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 50 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 23 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.67% 0.35% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 1.88% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 5
Median daily rate £450 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.52% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £288 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £288 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
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
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
207 160 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.04% 18.82% 28.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 58 88
Median daily rate £400 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Median hourly rate £19.61 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.05% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.25 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £41.29 £33.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Reading region.

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (74.29%) CheckPoint
3 24 (68.57%) Firewall
4 18 (51.43%) BGP
5 15 (42.86%) OSPF
6 14 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
7 13 (37.14%) CCNP
7 13 (37.14%) Fortinet
8 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (34.29%) FortiGate
9 11 (31.43%) F5
10 10 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (28.57%) Wireless
11 9 (25.71%) Blue Coat
11 9 (25.71%) ProxySG
11 9 (25.71%) Cisco Wireless
12 8 (22.86%) FWSM
12 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
12 8 (22.86%) Nokia
12 8 (22.86%) EIGRP
13 7 (20.00%) Juniper
13 7 (20.00%) Broadband
13 7 (20.00%) DNS
13 7 (20.00%) MPLS
13 7 (20.00%) CCSA
13 7 (20.00%) CCSE
13 7 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 7 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
13 7 (20.00%) Deep Packet Inspection

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 24 (68.57%) Firewall
2 18 (51.43%) BGP
3 15 (42.86%) OSPF
4 14 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
5 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (28.57%) Wireless
7 9 (25.71%) Cisco Wireless
8 8 (22.86%) EIGRP
8 8 (22.86%) FWSM
9 7 (20.00%) Broadband
9 7 (20.00%) DNS
9 7 (20.00%) MPLS
10 6 (17.14%) BIG-IP
10 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
10 6 (17.14%) Wireshark
11 5 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (14.29%) HTTP
11 5 (14.29%) RIP
11 5 (14.29%) SNMP
General
1 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Billing
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Security Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) IP Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) IP Security Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) Firewall Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Consultant
9 2 (5.71%) Network Consultant
9 2 (5.71%) Switch Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Consultant
10 1 (2.86%) Data Consultant
10 1 (2.86%) NOC Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
10 1 (2.86%) Senior Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
1 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 7 (20.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 5 (14.29%) High Availability
2 5 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 3 (8.57%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) Change Management
4 2 (5.71%) CRM
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL
5 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) Perl
1 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (37.14%) CCNP
3 7 (20.00%) CCSA
3 7 (20.00%) CCSE
4 5 (14.29%) CISSP
5 3 (8.57%) CCIE
5 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) CCNA
6 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.71%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (74.29%) CheckPoint
3 13 (37.14%) Fortinet
4 11 (31.43%) F5
5 9 (25.71%) Blue Coat
6 8 (22.86%) Nokia
7 7 (20.00%) Juniper
8 3 (8.57%) Extreme Networks
9 2 (5.71%) Clearswift
9 2 (5.71%) IBM
9 2 (5.71%) Intel Security
9 2 (5.71%) Trustwave
10 1 (2.86%) HP
10 1 (2.86%) Meraki
10 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.86%) VMware
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