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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England / South East
Rank 147 140 151
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 90 118 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.18% 1.37% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.79% 6.72% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 74 51
Median daily rate £394 £361 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.99% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £32.63 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £32.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-47.89% +45.00%

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
1555 1755 1978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.41% 20.45% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 973 942
Median daily rate £395 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 90 114
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.41% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £18.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £52.63 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +3 29 £418 +4.37% 8
Berkshire -1 29 £413 +13.01%
Buckinghamshire +11 15 £388 +49.03%
Surrey +15 11 £350 -30.00% 1
Middlesex - 3 £420 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 168 (100.00%) Cisco
2 121 (72.02%) Firewall
3 88 (52.38%) CheckPoint
4 82 (48.81%) Cisco Certification
5 62 (36.90%) CCNP
6 56 (33.33%) LAN
7 53 (31.55%) VPN
8 52 (30.95%) Juniper
9 48 (28.57%) WAN
10 47 (27.98%) Security Cleared
11 46 (27.38%) SC Cleared
12 44 (26.19%) Cisco Nexus
13 42 (25.00%) Network Security
14 41 (24.40%) Data Centre
15 39 (23.21%) F5
16 38 (22.62%) CCNA
17 36 (21.43%) Wireless
18 25 (14.88%) Palo Alto
19 24 (14.29%) Blue Coat
20 22 (13.10%) Active Directory
21 21 (12.50%) ITIL
21 21 (12.50%) Windows
22 20 (11.90%) OSPF
22 20 (11.90%) NetScaler
23 19 (11.31%) BGP
23 19 (11.31%) SSL
23 19 (11.31%) Network Design
24 17 (10.12%) CCSE
24 17 (10.12%) MPLS
25 16 (9.52%) TCP/IP

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 (0.60%) ArcGIS
1 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
1 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.19%) Office 365
3 1 (0.60%) IaaS
3 1 (0.60%) PaaS
3 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (72.02%) Firewall
2 56 (33.33%) LAN
3 53 (31.55%) VPN
4 48 (28.57%) WAN
5 44 (26.19%) Cisco Nexus
6 42 (25.00%) Network Security
7 36 (21.43%) Wireless
8 20 (11.90%) NetScaler
8 20 (11.90%) OSPF
9 19 (11.31%) BGP
9 19 (11.31%) SSL
10 17 (10.12%) MPLS
11 16 (9.52%) TCP/IP
11 16 (9.52%) VoIP
12 13 (7.74%) IPsec
13 12 (7.14%) Internet
13 12 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (6.55%) DNS
15 10 (5.95%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (5.95%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (5.95%) Retail
2 9 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.17%) Finance
4 2 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 86 (51.19%) Network Engineer
2 30 (17.86%) Security Engineer
3 27 (16.07%) Architect
3 27 (16.07%) Network Security Engineer
4 26 (15.48%) Cisco Engineer
5 22 (13.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 18 (10.71%) Firewall Engineer
7 14 (8.33%) Consultant
7 14 (8.33%) Security Architect
8 13 (7.74%) Analyst
8 13 (7.74%) Network Analyst
9 12 (7.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 11 (6.55%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 11 (6.55%) Senior Network Engineer
11 10 (5.95%) Firewall Architect
12 9 (5.36%) Support Engineer
13 7 (4.17%) Design Engineer
13 7 (4.17%) Network Architect
13 7 (4.17%) Network Consultant
13 7 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.74%) 802.1X
2 11 (6.55%) SAML
3 2 (1.19%) CSS
4 1 (0.60%) .NET
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 41 (24.40%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 5 (2.98%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.38%) CMDB
5 3 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.79%) PKI
6 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.60%) Clustering
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.60%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.50%) Windows
2 7 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 7 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.98%) Linux
3 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.79%) Unix
5 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.19%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.60%) Android
7 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.60%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.50%) ITIL
2 19 (11.31%) Network Design
3 13 (7.74%) Project Management
3 13 (7.74%) SIEM
4 12 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 11 (6.55%) Change Management
5 11 (6.55%) Information Security
6 10 (5.95%) Incident Management
7 9 (5.36%) Network Management
8 6 (3.57%) Migration
8 6 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (3.57%) Problem Management
8 6 (3.57%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.98%) Capacity Management
9 5 (2.98%) Computer Security
9 5 (2.98%) Cryptography
9 5 (2.98%) ITIL V3
9 5 (2.98%) Security Patching
10 4 (2.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 4 (2.38%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.19%) C
2 1 (0.60%) C#
2 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 82 (48.81%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (36.90%) CCNP
3 47 (27.98%) Security Cleared
4 46 (27.38%) SC Cleared
5 38 (22.62%) CCNA
6 17 (10.12%) CCSE
7 13 (7.74%) Degree
8 10 (5.95%) CCDP
8 10 (5.95%) CCIE
8 10 (5.95%) CISMP
8 10 (5.95%) CRISC
9 9 (5.36%) CCSA
10 7 (4.17%) Check Point Certification
11 6 (3.57%) JNCIS
12 4 (2.38%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.79%) CCVP
14 2 (1.19%) CCSP
14 2 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (1.19%) JNCIP
14 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (5.95%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.76%) SLA
4 4 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.60%) GPG13
System Software
1 22 (13.10%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.55%) ProxySG
3 9 (5.36%) vCloud
4 4 (2.38%) BitLocker
4 4 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.38%) vSphere
5 2 (1.19%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.19%) XenApp
5 2 (1.19%) XenServer
6 1 (0.60%) Docker
6 1 (0.60%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (5.95%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 5 (2.98%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.79%) Nexpose
3 3 (1.79%) OPNET
4 2 (1.19%) Nessus
4 2 (1.19%) SCCM
5 1 (0.60%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.60%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.60%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.60%) Puppet
5 1 (0.60%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (0.60%) TrustSec
5 1 (0.60%) vRealize
5 1 (0.60%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 168 (100.00%) Cisco
2 88 (52.38%) CheckPoint
3 52 (30.95%) Juniper
4 39 (23.21%) F5
5 25 (14.88%) Palo Alto
6 24 (14.29%) Blue Coat
7 16 (9.52%) Citrix
7 16 (9.52%) Fortinet
8 14 (8.33%) Aruba
8 14 (8.33%) VMware
9 12 (7.14%) Microsoft
10 11 (6.55%) Oracle
11 10 (5.95%) Riverbed
12 9 (5.36%) Nokia
13 8 (4.76%) HP
14 6 (3.57%) Brocade
15 5 (2.98%) ArcSight
15 5 (2.98%) Cyberoam
16 4 (2.38%) LogRhythm
16 4 (2.38%) Lumension
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