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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 150 193 177
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -16
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 117 82 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.36% 0.84% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.56% 4.57% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 54 44
Median daily rate £375 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £305 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £493 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+109.05% -2.15%
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
1548 1794 1837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.99% 18.30% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 914 970 862
Median daily rate £375 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 129 100
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% +35.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Berkshire +22 38 £413 -11.29% 5
Hampshire +22 29 £375 - 4
Surrey +11 17 £363 +3.57% 7
Buckinghamshire +15 14 £450 +12.50%
Middlesex - 8 £425 -
Kent +9 7 £200 -38.46%
Oxfordshire +1 2 £305 -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 224 (100.00%) Cisco
2 190 (84.82%) Firewall
3 119 (53.13%) CheckPoint
4 110 (49.11%) Cisco Certification
5 88 (39.29%) CCNP
6 80 (35.71%) LAN
7 79 (35.27%) Network Security
8 69 (30.80%) Cisco Nexus
9 57 (25.45%) WAN
10 55 (24.55%) F5
11 53 (23.66%) Wireless
12 51 (22.77%) BGP
13 50 (22.32%) CCNA
14 48 (21.43%) Security Cleared
15 46 (20.54%) OSPF
16 45 (20.09%) VPN
17 42 (18.75%) SC Cleared
18 40 (17.86%) FortiGate
19 39 (17.41%) Juniper
20 38 (16.96%) Data Centre
21 37 (16.52%) Cisco PIX
22 31 (13.84%) VMware
22 31 (13.84%) Palo Alto
23 29 (12.95%) CCSE
24 26 (11.61%) SSL
24 26 (11.61%) Windows
24 26 (11.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
25 25 (11.16%) ITIL
25 25 (11.16%) Network Design
26 24 (10.71%) Telecoms

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 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 190 (84.82%) Firewall
2 80 (35.71%) LAN
3 79 (35.27%) Network Security
4 69 (30.80%) Cisco Nexus
5 57 (25.45%) WAN
6 53 (23.66%) Wireless
7 51 (22.77%) BGP
8 46 (20.54%) OSPF
9 45 (20.09%) VPN
10 37 (16.52%) Cisco PIX
11 26 (11.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 26 (11.61%) SSL
12 23 (10.27%) TCP/IP
13 22 (9.82%) MPLS
14 20 (8.93%) VoIP
15 19 (8.48%) DNS
16 18 (8.04%) EIGRP
17 17 (7.59%) Internet
18 16 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
19 15 (6.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 19 (8.48%) Finance
3 6 (2.68%) Retail
4 5 (2.23%) Billing
5 2 (0.89%) Advertising
5 2 (0.89%) Back Office
5 2 (0.89%) Legal
5 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 129 (57.59%) Network Engineer
2 54 (24.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 53 (23.66%) Security Engineer
4 45 (20.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 37 (16.52%) Firewall Engineer
6 33 (14.73%) Network Security Engineer
7 25 (11.16%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 25 (11.16%) Support Engineer
8 16 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
9 14 (6.25%) Network Support
10 13 (5.80%) Consultant
10 13 (5.80%) IP Engineer
10 13 (5.80%) IP Security Engineer
10 13 (5.80%) Network Support Engineer
11 12 (5.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 12 (5.36%) Cisco Security Engineer
12 11 (4.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 10 (4.46%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
13 10 (4.46%) Cisco Support
14 9 (4.02%) Cisco Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.46%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.89%) CSS
2 2 (0.89%) SAML
2 2 (0.89%) XMPP
3 1 (0.45%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.45%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.96%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.91%) Driving Licence
3 10 (4.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (4.46%) e-Health
3 10 (4.46%) FlexPod
4 5 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.79%) Cryptography
6 2 (0.89%) EMC VNX
6 2 (0.89%) LPAR
7 1 (0.45%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.45%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.45%) Eurex
7 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.45%) Replication
7 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.61%) Windows
2 23 (10.27%) Linux
3 14 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 11 (4.91%) Unix
5 10 (4.46%) Data ONTAP
6 8 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.79%) AIX
8 2 (0.89%) Solaris
8 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (11.16%) ITIL
1 25 (11.16%) Network Design
2 18 (8.04%) Load Balancing
3 15 (6.70%) Change Management
3 15 (6.70%) Migration
4 13 (5.80%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 13 (5.80%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 10 (4.46%) DDoS Mitigation
5 10 (4.46%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 10 (4.46%) Information Security
6 8 (3.57%) High Availability
6 8 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 7 (3.13%) Service Management
7 7 (3.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (3.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (2.68%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 6 (2.68%) Problem Management
9 5 (2.23%) Converged Infrastructure
9 5 (2.23%) Data Protection
9 5 (2.23%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.13%) SQL
2 6 (2.68%) Perl
2 6 (2.68%) Python
3 3 (1.34%) C
4 2 (0.89%) C++
4 2 (0.89%) PHP
4 2 (0.89%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.89%) Tcl
5 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 110 (49.11%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (39.29%) CCNP
3 50 (22.32%) CCNA
4 48 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 42 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 29 (12.95%) CCSE
7 23 (10.27%) CCSA
8 20 (8.93%) CCIE
9 10 (4.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 9 (4.02%) Degree
11 8 (3.57%) Check Point Certification
12 7 (3.13%) CISSP
12 7 (3.13%) NCDA
13 5 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (1.79%) CCVP
14 4 (1.79%) JNCIS
14 4 (1.79%) MCSE
14 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (1.34%) DV Cleared
15 3 (1.34%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.80%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.23%) SLA
4 2 (0.89%) GLP
4 2 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (7.59%) vSphere
2 15 (6.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.91%) ProxySG
4 8 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.68%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.89%) Sendmail
6 2 (0.89%) vCloud
7 1 (0.45%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.45%) Postfix
7 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (17.86%) FortiGate
2 7 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (2.68%) Nexpose
4 3 (1.34%) Nagios
4 3 (1.34%) Puppet
4 3 (1.34%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.89%) Cisco CME
5 2 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (0.89%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (0.89%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (0.89%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (0.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.45%) Cacti
6 1 (0.45%) Nessus
6 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.45%) SCCM
6 1 (0.45%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 224 (100.00%) Cisco
2 119 (53.13%) CheckPoint
3 55 (24.55%) F5
4 39 (17.41%) Juniper
5 31 (13.84%) Palo Alto
5 31 (13.84%) VMware
6 23 (10.27%) Fortinet
7 22 (9.82%) Blue Coat
8 14 (6.25%) HP
8 14 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 13 (5.80%) AlgoSec
9 13 (5.80%) NetApp
9 13 (5.80%) Tufin
10 12 (5.36%) IBM
10 12 (5.36%) Nokia
11 11 (4.91%) Intel Security
12 10 (4.46%) CA
13 9 (4.02%) Riverbed
14 8 (3.57%) Oracle
14 8 (3.57%) SolarWinds
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