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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England / South East
Rank 150 142 144
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 82 110 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.12% 1.34% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 6.74% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 67 57
Median daily rate £400 £365 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £447 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £361 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.19% -3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-48.71% +73.33%

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
1560 1633 1878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.40% 19.90% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 890 905
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 98 113
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £31.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +4 28 £413 +3.12% 3
Berkshire -3 23 £438 +19.86% 3
Buckinghamshire +5 17 £350 +34.61%
Surrey +24 8 £380 -20.00% 5
Middlesex - 3 £420 -
Oxfordshire 0 1 - - 2
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 177 (100.00%) Cisco
2 135 (76.27%) Firewall
3 88 (49.72%) CheckPoint
3 88 (49.72%) Cisco Certification
4 71 (40.11%) LAN
5 66 (37.29%) CCNP
6 58 (32.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 57 (32.20%) VPN
8 54 (30.51%) WAN
9 52 (29.38%) Juniper
10 51 (28.81%) F5
11 49 (27.68%) Network Security
12 47 (26.55%) Data Centre
13 40 (22.60%) Security Cleared
13 40 (22.60%) SC Cleared
14 38 (21.47%) Wireless
15 35 (19.77%) CCNA
16 32 (18.08%) OSPF
17 29 (16.38%) SSL
18 28 (15.82%) BGP
19 26 (14.69%) ITIL
20 24 (13.56%) Blue Coat
20 24 (13.56%) Palo Alto
21 22 (12.43%) Windows
22 20 (11.30%) Network Design
23 19 (10.73%) Internet
23 19 (10.73%) Active Directory
24 18 (10.17%) TCP/IP
24 18 (10.17%) VoIP
24 18 (10.17%) Change Management

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) IaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.56%) PaaS
2 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 135 (76.27%) Firewall
2 71 (40.11%) LAN
3 58 (32.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 57 (32.20%) VPN
5 54 (30.51%) WAN
6 49 (27.68%) Network Security
7 38 (21.47%) Wireless
8 32 (18.08%) OSPF
9 29 (16.38%) SSL
10 28 (15.82%) BGP
11 19 (10.73%) Internet
12 18 (10.17%) TCP/IP
12 18 (10.17%) VoIP
13 17 (9.60%) NetScaler
14 16 (9.04%) DNS
15 14 (7.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 14 (7.91%) IPsec
15 14 (7.91%) MPLS
16 13 (7.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 13 (7.34%) VLAN
General
1 11 (6.21%) Finance
1 11 (6.21%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.65%) Retail
3 2 (1.13%) Advertising
3 2 (1.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (55.37%) Network Engineer
2 40 (22.60%) Cisco Engineer
3 38 (21.47%) Security Engineer
4 36 (20.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 33 (18.64%) Network Security Engineer
6 23 (12.99%) Firewall Engineer
7 22 (12.43%) Architect
8 18 (10.17%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 16 (9.04%) Consultant
10 11 (6.21%) Analyst
10 11 (6.21%) Network Analyst
10 11 (6.21%) Security Architect
11 10 (5.65%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 9 (5.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 9 (5.08%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
12 9 (5.08%) Network Support
12 9 (5.08%) Senior Network Engineer
12 9 (5.08%) Support Engineer
13 8 (4.52%) LAN Engineer
13 8 (4.52%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.91%) 802.1X
2 10 (5.65%) SAML
3 2 (1.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (26.55%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.52%) Driving Licence
3 6 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.39%) Cryptography
4 5 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.69%) CMDB
6 2 (1.13%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.56%) Clustering
7 1 (0.56%) IVR
7 1 (0.56%) PKI
7 1 (0.56%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.43%) Windows
2 7 (3.95%) Unix
3 5 (2.82%) Linux
3 5 (2.82%) Windows 7
3 5 (2.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.13%) AIX
6 2 (1.13%) Solaris
6 2 (1.13%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.56%) Android
7 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.56%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.69%) ITIL
2 20 (11.30%) Network Design
3 18 (10.17%) Change Management
4 17 (9.60%) Load Balancing
5 13 (7.34%) Information Security
5 13 (7.34%) Project Management
6 11 (6.21%) Incident Management
7 10 (5.65%) SIEM
8 9 (5.08%) Network Management
9 7 (3.95%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.39%) Capacity Management
10 6 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (3.39%) ITIL V3
10 6 (3.39%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (3.39%) Problem Management
10 6 (3.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (3.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 5 (2.82%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 5 (2.82%) Security Patching
11 5 (2.82%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.82%) C
2 2 (1.13%) C++
2 2 (1.13%) Perl
2 2 (1.13%) PHP
2 2 (1.13%) Python
2 2 (1.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 88 (49.72%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (37.29%) CCNP
3 40 (22.60%) SC Cleared
3 40 (22.60%) Security Cleared
4 35 (19.77%) CCNA
5 17 (9.60%) CCSE
6 12 (6.78%) CCIE
6 12 (6.78%) Degree
7 10 (5.65%) CCDP
7 10 (5.65%) CISMP
7 10 (5.65%) CRISC
8 9 (5.08%) CCSA
9 7 (3.95%) Check Point Certification
10 6 (3.39%) CCVP
10 6 (3.39%) JNCIS
11 2 (1.13%) CCDA
11 2 (1.13%) CCSP
11 2 (1.13%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.13%) JNCIP
11 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (6.21%) PCI DSS
2 9 (5.08%) SLA
3 5 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (10.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.52%) vCloud
3 7 (3.95%) ProxySG
4 6 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.82%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.26%) vSphere
7 3 (1.69%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.13%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.13%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.56%) XenApp
9 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (5.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 5 (2.82%) FortiGate
2 5 (2.82%) Nexpose
3 3 (1.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (1.69%) OPNET
4 2 (1.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.13%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (1.13%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (1.13%) Nessus
5 1 (0.56%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.56%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.56%) Cacti
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.56%) SCCM
5 1 (0.56%) TrustSec
5 1 (0.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 177 (100.00%) Cisco
2 88 (49.72%) CheckPoint
3 52 (29.38%) Juniper
4 51 (28.81%) F5
5 24 (13.56%) Blue Coat
5 24 (13.56%) Palo Alto
6 15 (8.47%) VMware
7 14 (7.91%) Aruba
8 13 (7.34%) Citrix
9 12 (6.78%) Riverbed
10 11 (6.21%) Fortinet
11 10 (5.65%) HP
11 10 (5.65%) Microsoft
11 10 (5.65%) Oracle
12 9 (5.08%) Intel Security
12 9 (5.08%) Nokia
13 8 (4.52%) TippingPoint
14 6 (3.39%) Brocade
14 6 (3.39%) Sourcefire
14 6 (3.39%) Symantec
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