The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 103 123 130
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 40 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.34% 0.40% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.84% 3.34% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 8 12
Median daily rate £375 £330 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-48.07% +69.56%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
510 359 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.14% 11.86% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 203 217
Median daily rate £363 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £475 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 26 39
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.08 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco ASA across the South West region.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the South West region.

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Wiltshire +14 19 £375 - 2
Bristol +1 9 £360 +20.00% 2
Dorset 0 7 £328 -
Gloucestershire +1 1 - - 2
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 West region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 63 (100.00%) Cisco
2 59 (93.65%) Firewall
3 48 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (74.60%) CheckPoint
5 36 (57.14%) VPN
6 34 (53.97%) CCNP
7 32 (50.79%) WAN
8 30 (47.62%) Wireless
8 30 (47.62%) SC Cleared
8 30 (47.62%) Security Cleared
9 24 (38.10%) MPLS
10 22 (34.92%) LAN
11 20 (31.75%) VoIP
11 20 (31.75%) BGP
11 20 (31.75%) Cisco Nexus
12 19 (30.16%) Fortinet
12 19 (30.16%) Juniper
13 17 (26.98%) OSPF
13 17 (26.98%) Data Centre
14 14 (22.22%) IPsec
14 14 (22.22%) Nokia
14 14 (22.22%) SolarWinds
15 13 (20.63%) FWSM
15 13 (20.63%) CCNA
16 12 (19.05%) Linux
16 12 (19.05%) Network Management
17 11 (17.46%) IronPort
18 10 (15.87%) Unified Communications
18 10 (15.87%) Cisco IPT
18 10 (15.87%) JNCIS

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 59 (93.65%) Firewall
2 36 (57.14%) VPN
3 32 (50.79%) WAN
4 30 (47.62%) Wireless
5 24 (38.10%) MPLS
6 22 (34.92%) LAN
7 20 (31.75%) BGP
7 20 (31.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (31.75%) VoIP
8 17 (26.98%) OSPF
9 14 (22.22%) IPsec
10 13 (20.63%) FWSM
11 10 (15.87%) Cisco IPT
11 10 (15.87%) IP Telephony
11 10 (15.87%) Unified Communications
12 8 (12.70%) Ethernet
12 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
12 8 (12.70%) VLAN
13 7 (11.11%) Network Security
14 5 (7.94%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Billing
2 2 (3.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (50.79%) Network Engineer
2 20 (31.75%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 15 (23.81%) Field Engineer
3 15 (23.81%) Network Field Engineer
4 12 (19.05%) Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Network Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Designer
5 9 (14.29%) Network Designer
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Network Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Juniper Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Cisco Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) Cisco Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) Migration Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) OCX
2 1 (1.59%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.52%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) PKI
4 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) Network Management
2 10 (15.87%) ITIL
2 10 (15.87%) Migration
3 5 (7.94%) Change Control
3 5 (7.94%) Project Management
4 4 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (6.35%) Network Design
4 4 (6.35%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (6.35%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2
4 4 (6.35%) Security Hardening
5 2 (3.17%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.17%) Data Analysis
5 2 (3.17%) Risk Management
5 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.17%) SIEM
5 2 (3.17%) Time Management
6 1 (1.59%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (1.59%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 48 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (53.97%) CCNP
3 30 (47.62%) SC Cleared
3 30 (47.62%) Security Cleared
4 13 (20.63%) CCNA
5 10 (15.87%) JNCIS
6 8 (12.70%) DV Cleared
7 7 (11.11%) Degree
8 3 (4.76%) CCIE
8 3 (4.76%) CCSA
8 3 (4.76%) CCSE
8 3 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (4.76%) HND
8 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.76%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) Cisco
2 47 (74.60%) CheckPoint
3 19 (30.16%) Fortinet
3 19 (30.16%) Juniper
4 14 (22.22%) Nokia
4 14 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 11 (17.46%) IronPort
6 10 (15.87%) CA
6 10 (15.87%) HP
6 10 (15.87%) IBM
7 9 (14.29%) BT
8 8 (12.70%) Palo Alto
9 6 (9.52%) F5
10 4 (6.35%) SonicWALL
10 4 (6.35%) WatchGuard
11 2 (3.17%) Intel Security
11 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
11 2 (3.17%) Sourcefire
12 1 (1.59%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.59%) Riverbed
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