The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 41 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.66% 0.33% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 3.23% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£400 - £396
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 - £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.67% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+15.56% -30.23%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 31 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 18.46% 10.33% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 19 44
Average daily rate £400 £383 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £553 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £12.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -68.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £20.40 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.94 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +7.14%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) Juniper
3 10 (83.33%) F5
3 10 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 9 (75.00%) Network Security
5 8 (66.67%) IronPort
6 7 (58.33%) Blue Coat
6 7 (58.33%) ProxySG
7 5 (41.67%) McAfee
8 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
8 4 (33.33%) Sourcefire
9 3 (25.00%) Network Design
9 3 (25.00%) Change Control
9 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
10 2 (16.67%) CCNP
10 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (16.67%) CCSE
10 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
11 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
11 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
11 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
11 1 (8.33%) QA
11 1 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (8.33%) FWSM
11 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (8.33%) CCSA

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 9 (75.00%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) FWSM
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
5 1 (8.33%) NetScreen
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Security Designer
2 4 (33.33%) Designer
3 3 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Designer
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Network Design
1 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) CCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) Juniper
2 10 (83.33%) F5
3 8 (66.67%) IronPort
4 7 (58.33%) Blue Coat
5 5 (41.67%) McAfee
6 4 (33.33%) Sourcefire
7 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (8.33%) Remedy
8 1 (8.33%) BT
8 1 (8.33%) BMC
8 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft