The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 93 114 95
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 23 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.96% 0.20% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.71% 1.28% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 4
Average daily rate
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£320 £294 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.93% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £374 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £351 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.14% +11.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £22.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +12.82%
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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
264 392 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.98% 16.01% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 191 135
Average daily rate £325 £315 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £155 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 35
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.78 £35.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Birmingham +10 10 £315 +14.54%
Shropshire - 7 £305 -
Worcestershire - 2 £479 - 2
Coventry - 1 £270 - 1
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 50 (100.00%) Cisco
2 43 (86.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (86.00%) Firewall
3 35 (70.00%) CCNP
4 34 (68.00%) CheckPoint
5 29 (58.00%) WAN
6 28 (56.00%) CCNA
6 28 (56.00%) F5
7 25 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
8 23 (46.00%) Juniper
9 19 (38.00%) MPLS
9 19 (38.00%) LAN
10 16 (32.00%) CSS
10 16 (32.00%) BIG-IP
11 15 (30.00%) SC Cleared
12 14 (28.00%) WAN Optimisation
12 14 (28.00%) Blue Coat
12 14 (28.00%) Fortinet
12 14 (28.00%) VPN
12 14 (28.00%) McAfee
13 13 (26.00%) VoIP
13 13 (26.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 13 (26.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 12 (24.00%) DMVPN
14 12 (24.00%) Network Design
15 11 (22.00%) SolarWinds
15 11 (22.00%) WLAN
15 11 (22.00%) OSPF
15 11 (22.00%) CiscoWorks

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 43 (86.00%) Firewall
2 29 (58.00%) WAN
3 25 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 19 (38.00%) LAN
4 19 (38.00%) MPLS
5 16 (32.00%) BIG-IP
6 14 (28.00%) VPN
7 13 (26.00%) VoIP
7 13 (26.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 13 (26.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 12 (24.00%) DMVPN
9 11 (22.00%) WLAN
9 11 (22.00%) OSPF
10 9 (18.00%) Network Security
11 7 (14.00%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (14.00%) BGP
12 6 (12.00%) EIGRP
13 4 (8.00%) DNS
13 4 (8.00%) IPsec
13 4 (8.00%) HSRP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Electronics
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Network Support
3 6 (12.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Architect
3 6 (12.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Network Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Network Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Network Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Network Support Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) CSS
2 11 (22.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) SecurID
1 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.00%) DTV
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) UNIX
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 12 (24.00%) Network Design
3 9 (18.00%) Service Management
4 6 (12.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.00%) Migration
6 4 (8.00%) Change Control
7 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.00%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (6.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.00%) MODAF
7 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.00%) Network Management
8 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
Qualifications
1 43 (86.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (70.00%) CCNP
3 28 (56.00%) CCNA
4 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
5 15 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (10.00%) CCDP
7 4 (8.00%) CCDA
8 3 (6.00%) CCIE
8 3 (6.00%) CCSE
8 3 (6.00%) CCSA
9 1 (2.00%) CCVP
9 1 (2.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) XenApp
2 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
2 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) CiscoWorks
2 7 (14.00%) FortiGate
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) Cisco
2 34 (68.00%) CheckPoint
3 28 (56.00%) F5
4 23 (46.00%) Juniper
5 14 (28.00%) Fortinet
5 14 (28.00%) McAfee
5 14 (28.00%) Blue Coat
6 11 (22.00%) SolarWinds
6 11 (22.00%) BMC
6 11 (22.00%) IBM
7 8 (16.00%) Sourcefire
8 5 (10.00%) Brocade
9 4 (8.00%) VMware
10 3 (6.00%) Remedy
11 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.00%) Foundry
11 2 (4.00%) SAP
12 1 (2.00%) Citrix
12 1 (2.00%) Nokia
Malvern, Worcestershire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £480.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £220 - £310 per day
Posted: 3 days ago