The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 134 148 214
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +66
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 119 120 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.39% 1.26% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.77% 6.03% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 57 20
Average daily rate £358 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £22.50 £25.35
% change year-on-year
-0.55% -11.24%
Cisco ASA
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1758 1991 1499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.53% 20.87% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 970 961 638
Average daily rate £352 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 116 125
Average hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.65 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire 0 47 £365 +0.68% 12
Hampshire +21 39 £400 - 7
Buckinghamshire +11 10 £260 -31.12% 4
Surrey -19 9 £488 +50.00% 10
East Sussex +18 8 £325 -18.75%
M4 Corridor - 5 £288 -
Kent -7 1 - - 2
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 229 (100.00%) Cisco
2 188 (82.10%) Firewall
3 131 (57.21%) Cisco Certification
4 108 (47.16%) LAN
5 99 (43.23%) CCNP
6 93 (40.61%) WAN
7 90 (39.30%) CheckPoint
8 77 (33.62%) Wireless
9 66 (28.82%) CCNA
10 58 (25.33%) VPN
10 58 (25.33%) Juniper
11 57 (24.89%) Security Cleared
12 56 (24.45%) Cisco Nexus
13 52 (22.71%) SC Cleared
14 51 (22.27%) BGP
15 49 (21.40%) ITIL
15 49 (21.40%) Palo Alto
16 45 (19.65%) Data Centre
17 44 (19.21%) MPLS
18 41 (17.90%) OSPF
19 38 (16.59%) Windows
20 37 (16.16%) F5
21 36 (15.72%) TCP/IP
22 35 (15.28%) VoIP
23 34 (14.85%) DNS
23 34 (14.85%) EIGRP
23 34 (14.85%) Network Security
24 32 (13.97%) IPsec
25 31 (13.54%) VLAN
26 29 (12.66%) VMware

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (3.06%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.62%) Skype for Business
3 5 (2.18%) IIS
4 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.87%) Apache
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (2.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.62%) IaaS
2 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.31%) SaaS
4 2 (0.87%) PaaS
5 1 (0.44%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (0.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 188 (82.10%) Firewall
2 108 (47.16%) LAN
3 93 (40.61%) WAN
4 77 (33.62%) Wireless
5 58 (25.33%) VPN
6 56 (24.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 51 (22.27%) BGP
8 44 (19.21%) MPLS
9 41 (17.90%) OSPF
10 36 (15.72%) TCP/IP
11 35 (15.28%) VoIP
12 34 (14.85%) DNS
12 34 (14.85%) EIGRP
12 34 (14.85%) Network Security
13 32 (13.97%) IPsec
14 31 (13.54%) VLAN
15 25 (10.92%) DHCP
15 25 (10.92%) Internet
16 22 (9.61%) SSL
16 22 (9.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (4.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (9.61%) Finance
2 21 (9.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.87%) Aerospace
3 2 (0.87%) Banking
3 2 (0.87%) Military
4 1 (0.44%) Billing
4 1 (0.44%) Electronics
4 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.44%) Marketing
4 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 128 (55.90%) Network Engineer
2 62 (27.07%) Cisco Engineer
3 59 (25.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 26 (11.35%) Security Engineer
5 22 (9.61%) Support Engineer
6 21 (9.17%) Network Support
7 20 (8.73%) Network Security Engineer
8 19 (8.30%) Consultant
9 17 (7.42%) Network Support Engineer
9 17 (7.42%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 15 (6.55%) Analyst
10 15 (6.55%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
10 15 (6.55%) Cisco Support
10 15 (6.55%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 15 (6.55%) Firewall Engineer
10 15 (6.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (6.11%) Network Consultant
12 13 (5.68%) Senior Network Engineer
13 11 (4.80%) Architect
14 10 (4.37%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.17%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.31%) COM+
2 3 (1.31%) CSS
3 1 (0.44%) HTML
3 1 (0.44%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (19.65%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.11%) Cryptography
3 9 (3.93%) Driving Licence
3 9 (3.93%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.75%) Clustering
4 4 (1.75%) PKI
5 3 (1.31%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.87%) EqualLogic
6 2 (0.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.59%) Windows
2 27 (11.79%) Windows Server
3 20 (8.73%) Linux
4 18 (7.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (6.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.06%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.31%) CentOS
7 3 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.87%) Unix
9 1 (0.44%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.40%) ITIL
2 24 (10.48%) Migration
3 22 (9.61%) Load Balancing
4 21 (9.17%) Network Design
5 20 (8.73%) Change Management
6 19 (8.30%) Project Management
7 15 (6.55%) Incident Management
8 14 (6.11%) Network Monitoring
9 13 (5.68%) Information Security
9 13 (5.68%) Network Management
10 10 (4.37%) High Availability
10 10 (4.37%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (3.93%) Capacity Management
11 9 (3.93%) Problem Management
12 8 (3.49%) Computer Security
12 8 (3.49%) Security Patching
13 7 (3.06%) Change Control
13 7 (3.06%) Risk Analysis
14 6 (2.62%) Service Delivery
14 6 (2.62%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.06%) SQL
2 5 (2.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.87%) Perl
3 2 (0.87%) Python
4 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.44%) C
4 1 (0.44%) Java
4 1 (0.44%) PHP
4 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 131 (57.21%) Cisco Certification
2 99 (43.23%) CCNP
3 66 (28.82%) CCNA
4 57 (24.89%) Security Cleared
5 52 (22.71%) SC Cleared
6 26 (11.35%) CCIE
7 20 (8.73%) CCSE
8 17 (7.42%) CCSA
9 12 (5.24%) Check Point Certification
9 12 (5.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (3.93%) CCENT
10 9 (3.93%) Degree
11 6 (2.62%) DV Cleared
12 5 (2.18%) JNCIA
13 4 (1.75%) CCDP
13 4 (1.75%) MCP
14 3 (1.31%) MCSA
14 3 (1.31%) MCSE
14 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.87%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.61%) PCI DSS
2 9 (3.93%) SLA
3 4 (1.75%) QA
4 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.87%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (9.61%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.06%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.18%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.75%) vSphere
6 3 (1.31%) iptables
6 3 (1.31%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.87%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.87%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.87%) XenApp
8 1 (0.44%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.44%) Firmware
8 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (5.24%) WSUS
2 11 (4.80%) EMC NetWorker
3 10 (4.37%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (3.06%) WhatsUp Gold
5 6 (2.62%) FortiGate
6 5 (2.18%) CiscoWorks
7 3 (1.31%) NetCrunch
7 3 (1.31%) SCOM
8 2 (0.87%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.87%) Cacti
8 2 (0.87%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.87%) MIMEsweeper
8 2 (0.87%) Nessus
8 2 (0.87%) SCCM
8 2 (0.87%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.44%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 229 (100.00%) Cisco
2 90 (39.30%) CheckPoint
3 58 (25.33%) Juniper
4 49 (21.40%) Palo Alto
5 37 (16.16%) F5
6 29 (12.66%) VMware
7 27 (11.79%) SolarWinds
8 24 (10.48%) Microsoft
9 21 (9.17%) Intel Security
10 19 (8.30%) HP
11 15 (6.55%) Aruba
11 15 (6.55%) Splunk
12 14 (6.11%) Cyberoam
13 13 (5.68%) Blue Coat
14 11 (4.80%) EMC
15 10 (4.37%) Spiceworks
16 8 (3.49%) Brocade
17 7 (3.06%) Sourcefire
18 6 (2.62%) NetScout
18 6 (2.62%) Nokia
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