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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 150 195 168
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -27
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 116 78 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.31% 0.81% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.96% 4.34% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 48 41
Median daily rate £375 £381 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +3.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £301 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £349 £351
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.88 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+67.44% +22.15%
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
1666 1799 1733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.87% 18.78% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 938 751
Median daily rate £375 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £231 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 121 102
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% +54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 28 July 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
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 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +23 43 £375 -5.06% 9
Berkshire +17 43 £375 -9.09% 7
Buckinghamshire +14 14 £160 -60.00% 2
Surrey 0 9 £363 - 5
Kent +9 5 £200 -50.00% 3
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 223 (100.00%) Cisco
2 195 (87.44%) Firewall
3 136 (60.99%) CheckPoint
4 108 (48.43%) Cisco Certification
5 87 (39.01%) CCNP
6 85 (38.12%) LAN
7 79 (35.43%) Network Security
8 69 (30.94%) WAN
9 62 (27.80%) Wireless
9 62 (27.80%) Security Cleared
10 60 (26.91%) Cisco Nexus
11 56 (25.11%) SC Cleared
12 55 (24.66%) F5
13 53 (23.77%) CCNA
14 48 (21.52%) BGP
15 42 (18.83%) Cisco PIX
16 41 (18.39%) FortiGate
17 39 (17.49%) OSPF
18 36 (16.14%) VPN
19 35 (15.70%) Juniper
19 35 (15.70%) Palo Alto
20 33 (14.80%) Data Centre
21 30 (13.45%) CCSE
22 28 (12.56%) VMware
22 28 (12.56%) VoIP
22 28 (12.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
23 25 (11.21%) MPLS
24 24 (10.76%) Telecoms
24 24 (10.76%) Windows
24 24 (10.76%) Blue Coat

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 (0.45%) Apache
1 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (0.45%) IIS
1 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (3.14%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.90%) Office 365
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 195 (87.44%) Firewall
2 85 (38.12%) LAN
3 79 (35.43%) Network Security
4 69 (30.94%) WAN
5 62 (27.80%) Wireless
6 60 (26.91%) Cisco Nexus
7 48 (21.52%) BGP
8 42 (18.83%) Cisco PIX
9 39 (17.49%) OSPF
10 36 (16.14%) VPN
11 28 (12.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 28 (12.56%) VoIP
12 25 (11.21%) MPLS
13 22 (9.87%) TCP/IP
14 19 (8.52%) EIGRP
15 17 (7.62%) Cisco Wireless
16 15 (6.73%) SSL
16 15 (6.73%) Wireshark
17 14 (6.28%) DNS
17 14 (6.28%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (3.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (10.76%) Telecoms
2 20 (8.97%) Finance
3 5 (2.24%) Billing
3 5 (2.24%) Retail
4 4 (1.79%) Military
5 2 (0.90%) Back Office
5 2 (0.90%) Legal
5 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 135 (60.54%) Network Engineer
2 52 (23.32%) Security Engineer
3 43 (19.28%) Cisco Engineer
4 35 (15.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 35 (15.70%) Firewall Engineer
5 33 (14.80%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 32 (14.35%) Network Security Engineer
7 25 (11.21%) Support Engineer
8 16 (7.17%) IP Engineer
8 16 (7.17%) IP Security Engineer
9 15 (6.73%) Senior Network Engineer
10 13 (5.83%) Consultant
10 13 (5.83%) Network Support
10 13 (5.83%) Network Support Engineer
11 12 (5.38%) Network Consultant
12 10 (4.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 10 (4.48%) Cisco Support
12 10 (4.48%) Cisco Support Engineer
12 10 (4.48%) Senior Security Engineer
13 9 (4.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.59%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.35%) CSS
3 2 (0.90%) XMPP
4 1 (0.45%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.45%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.80%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (4.48%) Driving Licence
2 10 (4.48%) e-Health
2 10 (4.48%) FlexPod
3 5 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.35%) Cryptography
5 2 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.90%) EMC VNX
5 2 (0.90%) LPAR
6 1 (0.45%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.45%) Clustering
6 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.45%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.45%) Eurex
6 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.45%) Replication
6 1 (0.45%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.76%) Windows
2 23 (10.31%) Linux
3 15 (6.73%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.48%) Data ONTAP
5 8 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.14%) Unix
7 3 (1.35%) AIX
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (9.87%) Network Design
2 21 (9.42%) ITIL
3 17 (7.62%) Load Balancing
4 14 (6.28%) Migration
5 13 (5.83%) Change Management
6 12 (5.38%) High Availability
7 11 (4.93%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 11 (4.93%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 10 (4.48%) DDoS Mitigation
8 10 (4.48%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 9 (4.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (3.14%) Information Security
10 7 (3.14%) Service Management
11 5 (2.24%) Configuration Management
11 5 (2.24%) Converged Infrastructure
11 5 (2.24%) CRM
11 5 (2.24%) Data Protection
11 5 (2.24%) Financial Modelling
11 5 (2.24%) Problem Management
11 5 (2.24%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.14%) SQL
2 4 (1.79%) Perl
2 4 (1.79%) Python
3 2 (0.90%) Tcl
4 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 108 (48.43%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (39.01%) CCNP
3 62 (27.80%) Security Cleared
4 56 (25.11%) SC Cleared
5 53 (23.77%) CCNA
6 30 (13.45%) CCSE
7 22 (9.87%) CCSA
8 18 (8.07%) CCIE
9 10 (4.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (3.14%) Check Point Certification
10 7 (3.14%) CISSP
10 7 (3.14%) Degree
10 7 (3.14%) NCDA
11 5 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.79%) JNCIS
13 3 (1.35%) CCDP
13 3 (1.35%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.35%) JNCIA
13 3 (1.35%) MCSE
13 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.83%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.79%) SLA
4 2 (0.90%) GLP
5 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (7.17%) vSphere
2 14 (6.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.38%) ProxySG
4 7 (3.14%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.35%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.90%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.45%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.45%) Postfix
7 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 41 (18.39%) FortiGate
2 7 (3.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (1.79%) Nexpose
4 3 (1.35%) Nagios
4 3 (1.35%) Puppet
4 3 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.90%) Cisco CME
5 2 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.90%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.90%) SCCM
6 1 (0.45%) Ansible
6 1 (0.45%) Cacti
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.45%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.45%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 223 (100.00%) Cisco
2 136 (60.99%) CheckPoint
3 55 (24.66%) F5
4 35 (15.70%) Juniper
4 35 (15.70%) Palo Alto
5 28 (12.56%) VMware
6 24 (10.76%) Blue Coat
7 21 (9.42%) Fortinet
8 14 (6.28%) Microsoft
9 13 (5.83%) AlgoSec
9 13 (5.83%) IBM
9 13 (5.83%) Tufin
10 12 (5.38%) HP
10 12 (5.38%) Nokia
11 11 (4.93%) NetApp
12 10 (4.48%) CA
13 8 (3.59%) SolarWinds
14 7 (3.14%) Intel Security
15 6 (2.69%) Oracle
15 6 (2.69%) Riverbed
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