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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 143 210 190
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -20
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 114 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.23% 0.27% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.14% 1.62% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 18 14
Average daily rate
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£363 £381 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.91% +22.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £310 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £484 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +16.00%
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
1857 1420 1601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.03% 16.91% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 604 626
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 114 162
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £19.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +16.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +49 56 £363 -24.08% 9
Surrey +14 21 £386 +5.10% 9
Hampshire -9 15 £331 -12.82% 10
Buckinghamshire 0 13 £378 -20.52% 3
West Sussex -9 5 £375 +36.36%
East Sussex -7 1 £400 +23.07%
Kent - 1 - -
Middlesex - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 206 (100.00%) Cisco
2 190 (92.23%) Firewall
3 133 (64.56%) Cisco Certification
4 111 (53.88%) CheckPoint
5 97 (47.09%) CCNP
6 82 (39.81%) F5
7 78 (37.86%) VPN
7 78 (37.86%) LAN
8 76 (36.89%) WAN
9 74 (35.92%) Juniper
10 70 (33.98%) Security Cleared
11 63 (30.58%) OSPF
12 62 (30.10%) Network Security
13 58 (28.16%) BGP
13 58 (28.16%) VMware
14 56 (27.18%) CCNA
15 53 (25.73%) Cisco Nexus
16 49 (23.79%) MPLS
17 46 (22.33%) SC Cleared
18 45 (21.84%) Windows
19 42 (20.39%) IPsec
20 41 (19.90%) Blue Coat
21 39 (18.93%) ITIL
22 38 (18.45%) Linux
22 38 (18.45%) Cisco PIX
23 37 (17.96%) Telecoms
24 35 (16.99%) DV Cleared
25 33 (16.02%) TCP/IP
26 32 (15.53%) Load Balancing
27 31 (15.05%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 9 (4.37%) IIS
2 8 (3.88%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.40%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.40%) Apache
4 2 (0.97%) Lync
5 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.49%) MediaWiki
5 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (4.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 190 (92.23%) Firewall
2 78 (37.86%) VPN
2 78 (37.86%) LAN
3 76 (36.89%) WAN
4 63 (30.58%) OSPF
5 62 (30.10%) Network Security
6 58 (28.16%) BGP
7 53 (25.73%) Cisco Nexus
8 49 (23.79%) MPLS
9 42 (20.39%) IPsec
10 38 (18.45%) Cisco PIX
11 33 (16.02%) TCP/IP
12 31 (15.05%) DNS
13 29 (14.08%) SSL
14 28 (13.59%) Internet
15 26 (12.62%) SAN
15 26 (12.62%) EIGRP
15 26 (12.62%) Wireless
15 26 (12.62%) Wireshark
16 25 (12.14%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.43%) DB2
3 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.97%) MySQL
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Ant
1 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (17.96%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.85%) Finance
3 4 (1.94%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.46%) Advertising
5 2 (0.97%) Billing
5 2 (0.97%) Retail
5 2 (0.97%) Marketing
5 2 (0.97%) Legal
5 2 (0.97%) Back Office
5 2 (0.97%) Electronics
6 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 85 (41.26%) Network Engineer
2 37 (17.96%) Security Engineer
3 24 (11.65%) Network Security Engineer
4 23 (11.17%) Design Engineer
5 21 (10.19%) Consultant
6 19 (9.22%) Architect
7 16 (7.77%) IP Engineer
8 14 (6.80%) Network Consultant
9 13 (6.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (6.31%) Senior Network Engineer
10 12 (5.83%) Analyst
11 11 (5.34%) Cisco Engineer
12 10 (4.85%) Network Architect
12 10 (4.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 10 (4.85%) Network Analyst
13 9 (4.37%) Security Consultant
13 9 (4.37%) Environment Manager
13 9 (4.37%) Network Design Engineer
14 8 (3.88%) Test Manager
15 7 (3.40%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.91%) WAP
2 5 (2.43%) Regular Expression
3 3 (1.46%) CSS
4 2 (0.97%) XMPP
5 1 (0.49%) COM+
5 1 (0.49%) Web Services
5 1 (0.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.74%) PKI
2 13 (6.31%) SecurID
3 9 (4.37%) Smart Meter
4 6 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.43%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.46%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.97%) Clustering
8 2 (0.97%) DTV
8 2 (0.97%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.49%) NHS
9 1 (0.49%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.49%) Tandem
9 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.49%) CMDB
9 1 (0.49%) User Experience
9 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.84%) Windows
2 38 (18.45%) Linux
3 21 (10.19%) UNIX
4 16 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (6.80%) Solaris
6 11 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (3.88%) CentOS
9 6 (2.91%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (2.43%) AIX
10 5 (2.43%) SUSE
11 2 (0.97%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.93%) ITIL
2 32 (15.53%) Load Balancing
3 31 (15.05%) Change Management
4 30 (14.56%) Network Architecture
5 29 (14.08%) Network Management
6 25 (12.14%) Validation
7 18 (8.74%) Network Monitoring
8 17 (8.25%) Fault Management
8 17 (8.25%) Project Management
9 16 (7.77%) Network Design
10 15 (7.28%) Migration
11 14 (6.80%) Kalman Filter
12 13 (6.31%) Service Delivery
13 12 (5.83%) Incident Management
13 12 (5.83%) eTOM
13 12 (5.83%) Risk Assessment
14 11 (5.34%) PRINCE2
15 8 (3.88%) Mentoring
15 8 (3.88%) Supplier Management
15 8 (3.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.25%) PowerShell
2 15 (7.28%) Bash Shell
3 10 (4.85%) C
3 10 (4.85%) Shell Script
4 9 (4.37%) C++
4 9 (4.37%) Perl
4 9 (4.37%) Python
5 7 (3.40%) SQL
6 3 (1.46%) VBScript
7 1 (0.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 133 (64.56%) Cisco Certification
2 97 (47.09%) CCNP
3 70 (33.98%) Security Cleared
4 56 (27.18%) CCNA
5 46 (22.33%) SC Cleared
6 35 (16.99%) DV Cleared
7 28 (13.59%) CCIE
8 22 (10.68%) CCSE
9 20 (9.71%) CCSA
10 18 (8.74%) Degree
11 17 (8.25%) CISSP
12 14 (6.80%) CCDP
12 14 (6.80%) CCSP
13 9 (4.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (2.91%) JNCIS
15 5 (2.43%) Check Point Certification
16 4 (1.94%) CCVP
16 4 (1.94%) CCIP
17 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
18 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.71%) PCI DSS
2 12 (5.83%) SLA
3 5 (2.43%) QA
4 2 (0.97%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (9.71%) vSphere
3 14 (6.80%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (4.37%) ProxySG
4 9 (4.37%) Sendmail
5 7 (3.40%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.91%) Active Directory
7 5 (2.43%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.43%) FreeRADIUS
8 4 (1.94%) Firmware
9 3 (1.46%) XenApp
10 2 (0.97%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.97%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 31 (15.05%) FortiGate
2 10 (4.85%) MIMEsweeper
3 9 (4.37%) MAILsweeper
4 7 (3.40%) CiscoWorks
5 6 (2.91%) OpenView
5 6 (2.91%) Netcool
6 5 (2.43%) NetBackup
6 5 (2.43%) CA Spectrum
6 5 (2.43%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (1.94%) SCOM
7 4 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (1.46%) SCCM
9 2 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.49%) NetCrunch
10 1 (0.49%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.49%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.49%) Cacti
Vendors
1 206 (100.00%) Cisco
2 111 (53.88%) CheckPoint
3 82 (39.81%) F5
4 74 (35.92%) Juniper
5 58 (28.16%) VMware
6 41 (19.90%) Blue Coat
7 29 (14.08%) Citrix
8 27 (13.11%) Nokia
9 26 (12.62%) Microsoft
10 22 (10.68%) HP
11 18 (8.74%) Tufin
12 17 (8.25%) Radware
12 17 (8.25%) CA
13 16 (7.77%) Crossbeam
14 15 (7.28%) Fortinet
14 15 (7.28%) McAfee
15 14 (6.80%) Websense
16 11 (5.34%) AlgoSec
16 11 (5.34%) SolarWinds
16 11 (5.34%) NetApp
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