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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 89 70 88
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 9 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.75% 1.40% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% 6.56% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 3
Average daily rate £488 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -2.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £22.50 £25.35
% change year-on-year
-0.55% -11.24%
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
313 305 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.98% 21.36% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 146 96
Average daily rate £388 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £185 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £491 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 14 21
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.96 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.11 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Guildford +6 1 - -
Camberley -3 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 £500 - 1
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Wireless
4 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 5 (31.25%) Juniper
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
5 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (25.00%) MPLS
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 3 (18.75%) Internet
6 3 (18.75%) MCP
6 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (12.50%) F5
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 5 (31.25%) Wireless
3 4 (25.00%) MPLS
4 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) Broadband
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (12.50%) DHCP
5 2 (12.50%) DMZ
5 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 2 (12.50%) TACACS
5 2 (12.50%) VLAN
5 2 (12.50%) VoIP
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) OSS Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Support
5 1 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) EqualLogic
3 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCITP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) JNCIA
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
1 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
2 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Juniper
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 2 (12.50%) Aruba
5 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 2 (12.50%) Dell
5 2 (12.50%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 2 (12.50%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) SAP
6 1 (6.25%) VMware