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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 147 204 197
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 111 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.13% 0.38% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.48% 2.13% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 21 14
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £112.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £36.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-37.93% +81.25%
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
2027 1593 1584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.67% 17.82% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 962 669 624
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 132 154
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £14.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £56.60 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -14.27%

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 3 March 2015.

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
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 3 March 2015. 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
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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 +40 50 £325 -27.77% 7
Hampshire -6 24 £400 +1.91% 6
Surrey +11 22 £343 -19.41% 6
Buckinghamshire - 7 £378 -
West Sussex -15 5 £375 +15.38%
Kent - 1 - -
Middlesex - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

1 215 (100.00%) Cisco
2 187 (86.98%) Firewall
3 140 (65.12%) Cisco Certification
4 113 (52.56%) CheckPoint
5 99 (46.05%) CCNP
6 83 (38.60%) F5
7 80 (37.21%) VPN
8 79 (36.74%) Security Cleared
9 78 (36.28%) Juniper
10 75 (34.88%) WAN
11 74 (34.42%) LAN
12 68 (31.63%) VMware
13 60 (27.91%) Network Security
14 58 (26.98%) Cisco Nexus
14 58 (26.98%) CCNA
14 58 (26.98%) OSPF
14 58 (26.98%) BGP
15 56 (26.05%) SC Cleared
16 44 (20.47%) Windows
17 43 (20.00%) MPLS
18 42 (19.53%) Cisco PIX
19 41 (19.07%) ITIL
19 41 (19.07%) Blue Coat
20 39 (18.14%) Telecoms
20 39 (18.14%) Linux
20 39 (18.14%) DNS
21 38 (17.67%) TCP/IP
21 38 (17.67%) IPsec
22 36 (16.74%) VMware Infrastructure
23 33 (15.35%) DV Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (3.26%) IIS
1 7 (3.26%) Apache
1 7 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.33%) Lync
3 4 (1.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.47%) MediaWiki
4 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (2.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 187 (86.98%) Firewall
2 80 (37.21%) VPN
3 75 (34.88%) WAN
4 74 (34.42%) LAN
5 60 (27.91%) Network Security
6 58 (26.98%) Cisco Nexus
6 58 (26.98%) OSPF
6 58 (26.98%) BGP
7 43 (20.00%) MPLS
8 42 (19.53%) Cisco PIX
9 39 (18.14%) DNS
10 38 (17.67%) TCP/IP
10 38 (17.67%) IPsec
11 32 (14.88%) Internet
12 31 (14.42%) SSL
13 27 (12.56%) Wireless
14 25 (11.63%) VoIP
15 24 (11.16%) EIGRP
16 23 (10.70%) Wireshark
17 22 (10.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.33%) DB2
3 2 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.47%) Ant
General
1 39 (18.14%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.26%) Finance
3 4 (1.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.93%) Retail
4 2 (0.93%) Legal
4 2 (0.93%) Back Office
4 2 (0.93%) Electronics
4 2 (0.93%) Billing
4 2 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 83 (38.60%) Network Engineer
2 40 (18.60%) Security Engineer
3 24 (11.16%) Network Security Engineer
4 21 (9.77%) Design Engineer
5 20 (9.30%) Architect
6 18 (8.37%) Consultant
7 15 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
7 15 (6.98%) IP Engineer
8 13 (6.05%) Analyst
9 12 (5.58%) Network Consultant
9 12 (5.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (5.12%) Network Analyst
10 11 (5.12%) Network Architect
10 11 (5.12%) Cisco Engineer
11 9 (4.19%) Environment Manager
11 9 (4.19%) Network Design Engineer
12 8 (3.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 8 (3.72%) Security Architect
12 8 (3.72%) Test Manager
13 7 (3.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.33%) WAP
1 5 (2.33%) Regular Expression
2 4 (1.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.30%) PKI
2 13 (6.05%) SecurID
3 9 (4.19%) Smart Meter
4 7 (3.26%) FlexPod
5 5 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.33%) Cryptography
6 4 (1.86%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.93%) DTV
9 1 (0.47%) NHS
9 1 (0.47%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.47%) Clustering
9 1 (0.47%) Tandem
9 1 (0.47%) User Experience
9 1 (0.47%) IPTV
9 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.47%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.47%) Windows
2 39 (18.14%) Linux
3 25 (11.63%) UNIX
4 17 (7.91%) Solaris
5 16 (7.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.72%) CentOS
7 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.79%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (2.33%) SUSE
9 5 (2.33%) AIX
10 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.07%) ITIL
2 28 (13.02%) Change Management
3 27 (12.56%) Load Balancing
3 27 (12.56%) Network Architecture
4 26 (12.09%) Network Management
4 26 (12.09%) Validation
5 20 (9.30%) Network Design
6 18 (8.37%) Network Monitoring
7 17 (7.91%) Kalman Filter
7 17 (7.91%) Service Delivery
8 16 (7.44%) Project Management
8 16 (7.44%) Fault Management
9 15 (6.98%) Service Management
10 14 (6.51%) Migration
11 12 (5.58%) eTOM
11 12 (5.58%) Incident Management
11 12 (5.58%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (4.65%) PRINCE2
13 8 (3.72%) Risk Management
13 8 (3.72%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.51%) PowerShell
1 14 (6.51%) Bash Shell
2 13 (6.05%) C
2 13 (6.05%) Shell Script
3 12 (5.58%) C++
3 12 (5.58%) Perl
3 12 (5.58%) Python
4 6 (2.79%) SQL
5 2 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 140 (65.12%) Cisco Certification
2 99 (46.05%) CCNP
3 79 (36.74%) Security Cleared
4 58 (26.98%) CCNA
5 56 (26.05%) SC Cleared
6 33 (15.35%) DV Cleared
7 32 (14.88%) CCIE
8 23 (10.70%) CCSE
9 21 (9.77%) CCSA
10 18 (8.37%) Degree
11 17 (7.91%) CISSP
12 15 (6.98%) CCSP
13 13 (6.05%) CCDP
14 9 (4.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (2.33%) Check Point Certification
15 5 (2.33%) JNCIS
16 4 (1.86%) CCIP
17 3 (1.40%) VCP4
18 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
19 1 (0.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.77%) PCI DSS
2 11 (5.12%) SLA
3 5 (2.33%) QA
4 4 (1.86%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.93%) GPG13
6 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (16.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (11.63%) vSphere
3 19 (8.84%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (5.58%) Sendmail
5 7 (3.26%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.26%) vCloud
6 6 (2.79%) ProxySG
7 5 (2.33%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.33%) FreeRADIUS
8 4 (1.86%) Firmware
9 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.93%) Squid
9 2 (0.93%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.47%) XenApp
10 1 (0.47%) XenServer
10 1 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 31 (14.42%) FortiGate
2 12 (5.58%) MIMEsweeper
2 12 (5.58%) MAILsweeper
3 7 (3.26%) CiscoWorks
4 5 (2.33%) Netcool
4 5 (2.33%) CA Spectrum
4 5 (2.33%) OpenView
5 4 (1.86%) SCCM
6 3 (1.40%) SCOM
6 3 (1.40%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.40%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.93%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.47%) Cacti
8 1 (0.47%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 215 (100.00%) Cisco
2 113 (52.56%) CheckPoint
3 83 (38.60%) F5
4 78 (36.28%) Juniper
5 68 (31.63%) VMware
6 41 (19.07%) Blue Coat
7 28 (13.02%) Citrix
8 24 (11.16%) CA
9 22 (10.23%) McAfee
10 21 (9.77%) NetApp
11 20 (9.30%) Nokia
11 20 (9.30%) Microsoft
12 18 (8.37%) Tufin
13 17 (7.91%) HP
14 15 (6.98%) Fortinet
15 14 (6.51%) Websense
15 14 (6.51%) Radware
16 12 (5.58%) Crossbeam
17 11 (5.12%) AlgoSec
18 10 (4.65%) Red Hat
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