The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 87 74 70
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 7 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.49% 1.33% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.93% 7.52% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £360 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.01 £23.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-6.32% +8.04%
Cisco ASA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
239 226 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.57% 17.70% 19.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 122 166
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 18
Average hourly rate £16.75 £26.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.57% -30.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Reigate - 3 £350 - 1
Guildford -3 1 £425 +18.05%
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (85.71%) Firewall
3 10 (47.62%) VPN
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (47.62%) Juniper
3 10 (47.62%) WAN
4 9 (42.86%) LAN
5 8 (38.10%) CCNA
5 8 (38.10%) SSL
5 8 (38.10%) VMware
6 7 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 7 (33.33%) DNS
6 7 (33.33%) Windows
6 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) Sendmail
7 6 (28.57%) UNIX
7 6 (28.57%) C
7 6 (28.57%) C++
7 6 (28.57%) Perl
7 6 (28.57%) VoIP
7 6 (28.57%) SMTP
7 6 (28.57%) Python
7 6 (28.57%) LDAP
7 6 (28.57%) NetApp
7 6 (28.57%) CCNP
7 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
7 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
7 6 (28.57%) McAfee

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) WAN
2 10 (47.62%) VPN
3 9 (42.86%) LAN
4 8 (38.10%) SSL
5 7 (33.33%) DNS
6 6 (28.57%) SMTP
6 6 (28.57%) VoIP
6 6 (28.57%) LDAP
7 5 (23.81%) OSPF
7 5 (23.81%) BGP
8 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
9 3 (14.29%) Network Security
9 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
9 3 (14.29%) TACACS
10 2 (9.52%) NetScreen
10 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
10 2 (9.52%) 3G
10 2 (9.52%) MPLS
10 2 (9.52%) Broadband
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Integrator
3 3 (14.29%) OSS Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support
4 2 (9.52%) Security Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) OSS Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior OSS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) UNIX
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Solaris
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Network Design
4 3 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Network Management
6 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C
1 6 (28.57%) C++
1 6 (28.57%) Perl
1 6 (28.57%) Python
1 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) CCNA
3 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (9.52%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Sendmail
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) MIMEsweeper
1 6 (28.57%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.76%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) Juniper
3 8 (38.10%) VMware
4 7 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 6 (28.57%) McAfee
5 6 (28.57%) NetApp
5 6 (28.57%) Websense
6 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
7 4 (19.05%) F5
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
9 2 (9.52%) IronPort
10 1 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (4.76%) Veeam
10 1 (4.76%) Meraki
10 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
10 1 (4.76%) Sophos
10 1 (4.76%) Remedy
10 1 (4.76%) HP