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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 169 171 182
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 81 73 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.88% 0.81% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.59% 4.48% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 38 15
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.28% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £314
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +23.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 9
Average hourly rate £39.00 £45.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +129.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £23.00 £22.31
% change year-on-year
+71.73% +3.08%
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
1765 1631 1537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.09% 18.16% 19.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 689 620
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 102 166
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

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 June 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
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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 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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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 +5 31 £288 -4.16% 11
Hampshire -1 20 £390 +20.00% 6
Surrey +8 14 £400 +2.89% 5
Buckinghamshire +1 11 £375 -6.25% 5
Kent +5 5 £425 +9.67%
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 187 (100.00%) Cisco
2 154 (82.35%) Firewall
3 118 (63.10%) Cisco Certification
4 96 (51.34%) CheckPoint
5 93 (49.73%) CCNP
6 81 (43.32%) VPN
7 77 (41.18%) LAN
8 73 (39.04%) WAN
9 64 (34.22%) F5
10 62 (33.16%) Juniper
11 57 (30.48%) Security Cleared
12 54 (28.88%) Data Centre
13 53 (28.34%) VMware
13 53 (28.34%) OSPF
14 52 (27.81%) CCNA
15 49 (26.20%) Cisco Nexus
16 48 (25.67%) Network Security
17 47 (25.13%) SC Cleared
18 45 (24.06%) SSL
19 42 (22.46%) BGP
19 42 (22.46%) Wireless
20 39 (20.86%) TCP/IP
21 34 (18.18%) Network Design
22 33 (17.65%) Telecoms
22 33 (17.65%) MPLS
23 30 (16.04%) ITIL
23 30 (16.04%) Windows
24 29 (15.51%) DNS
24 29 (15.51%) IPsec
24 29 (15.51%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 8 (4.28%) Lync
2 7 (3.74%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (3.21%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) IaaS
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 154 (82.35%) Firewall
2 81 (43.32%) VPN
3 77 (41.18%) LAN
4 73 (39.04%) WAN
5 53 (28.34%) OSPF
6 49 (26.20%) Cisco Nexus
7 48 (25.67%) Network Security
8 45 (24.06%) SSL
9 42 (22.46%) BGP
9 42 (22.46%) Wireless
10 39 (20.86%) TCP/IP
11 33 (17.65%) MPLS
12 29 (15.51%) DNS
12 29 (15.51%) IPsec
13 26 (13.90%) Cisco PIX
13 26 (13.90%) VoIP
14 23 (12.30%) EIGRP
15 19 (10.16%) VLAN
16 18 (9.63%) Internet
16 18 (9.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 33 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 14 (7.49%) Finance
3 4 (2.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.07%) Advertising
4 2 (1.07%) Retail
4 2 (1.07%) Billing
4 2 (1.07%) Marketing
4 2 (1.07%) Electronics
5 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.53%) Back Office
5 1 (0.53%) Games
5 1 (0.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (46.52%) Network Engineer
2 37 (19.79%) Security Engineer
3 17 (9.09%) Design Engineer
4 16 (8.56%) Network Security Engineer
5 14 (7.49%) Consultant
5 14 (7.49%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (6.95%) IP Engineer
7 11 (5.88%) Network Specialist
7 11 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (5.88%) Architect
8 9 (4.81%) Analyst
8 9 (4.81%) Network Consultant
8 9 (4.81%) Network Analyst
8 9 (4.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (4.28%) Network Architect
10 7 (3.74%) Network Support Engineer
10 7 (3.74%) Network Support
10 7 (3.74%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.21%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (3.21%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.14%) XMPP
2 1 (0.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 54 (28.88%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.42%) PKI
3 10 (5.35%) SecurID
4 7 (3.74%) FlexPod
5 6 (3.21%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.60%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.07%) DTV
9 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.53%) Tandem
9 1 (0.53%) EPoS
9 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.53%) IPTV
9 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.53%) CMDB
9 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.04%) Windows
2 24 (12.83%) Linux
3 16 (8.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (7.49%) UNIX
5 10 (5.35%) Solaris
6 9 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.07%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (18.18%) Network Design
2 30 (16.04%) ITIL
3 27 (14.44%) Load Balancing
4 23 (12.30%) Kalman Filter
5 19 (10.16%) Validation
6 17 (9.09%) Network Management
7 16 (8.56%) Network Monitoring
8 14 (7.49%) Change Management
9 13 (6.95%) Service Delivery
10 12 (6.42%) Migration
10 12 (6.42%) Service Management
11 10 (5.35%) Risk Assessment
11 10 (5.35%) eTOM
11 10 (5.35%) Incident Management
12 9 (4.81%) Network Architecture
13 7 (3.74%) Performance Monitoring
14 6 (3.21%) Protective Monitoring
14 6 (3.21%) Enterprise Architecture
14 6 (3.21%) Configuration Management
15 5 (2.67%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.09%) Perl
2 13 (6.95%) C
3 12 (6.42%) C++
3 12 (6.42%) Python
3 12 (6.42%) Shell Script
4 7 (3.74%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.14%) PHP
6 3 (1.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 118 (63.10%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (49.73%) CCNP
3 57 (30.48%) Security Cleared
4 52 (27.81%) CCNA
5 47 (25.13%) SC Cleared
6 22 (11.76%) CCSE
6 22 (11.76%) CCIE
7 21 (11.23%) CCSA
8 17 (9.09%) CCDP
8 17 (9.09%) CISSP
9 16 (8.56%) Degree
10 13 (6.95%) DV Cleared
11 11 (5.88%) Check Point Certification
12 9 (4.81%) CCSP
13 8 (4.28%) JNCIS
14 6 (3.21%) CCIP
15 3 (1.60%) CCDA
15 3 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
16 2 (1.07%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.23%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.28%) SLA
3 5 (2.67%) QA
4 4 (2.14%) JSP 440
5 2 (1.07%) GPG13
5 2 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.53%) TickIT
System Software
1 29 (15.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (10.16%) vSphere
3 17 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (6.42%) Sendmail
5 8 (4.28%) Active Directory
6 7 (3.74%) vCloud
7 5 (2.67%) XenApp
7 5 (2.67%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.60%) Samba
8 3 (1.60%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.07%) ProxySG
9 2 (1.07%) Squid
10 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (6.42%) MIMEsweeper
1 12 (6.42%) MAILsweeper
2 11 (5.88%) FortiGate
3 10 (5.35%) TrustSec
4 6 (3.21%) SCCM
5 3 (1.60%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.60%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.07%) SCOM
6 2 (1.07%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (1.07%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.53%) Cacti
7 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.53%) Nessus
7 1 (0.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 187 (100.00%) Cisco
2 96 (51.34%) CheckPoint
3 64 (34.22%) F5
4 62 (33.16%) Juniper
5 53 (28.34%) VMware
6 28 (14.97%) Blue Coat
6 28 (14.97%) McAfee
7 21 (11.23%) NetApp
8 20 (10.70%) Citrix
9 18 (9.63%) CA
10 17 (9.09%) Nokia
10 17 (9.09%) Microsoft
11 15 (8.02%) Websense
12 13 (6.95%) Fortinet
12 13 (6.95%) Tufin
13 11 (5.88%) SolarWinds
14 9 (4.81%) AlgoSec
15 8 (4.28%) HP
16 7 (3.74%) BMC
17 6 (3.21%) Remedy
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Eastleigh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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