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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 95 102 95
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 30 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.18% 0.60% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.35% 4.73% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £415 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +30.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £370 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £315
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +23.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £19.63
% change year-on-year
+69.56% +17.19%
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
408 296 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.01% 12.67% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 114 104
Average daily rate £340 £325 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +15.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £170 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 37
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £29.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 13 £338 - 1
Shropshire -4 5 - - 1
Worcestershire +4 4 £500 -
Coventry +5 3 - - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £275 -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (84.21%) Firewall
3 30 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (63.16%) CheckPoint
5 23 (60.53%) CCNP
6 22 (57.89%) CCNA
6 22 (57.89%) F5
7 19 (50.00%) WAN
8 16 (42.11%) Juniper
8 16 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
10 14 (36.84%) LAN
11 12 (31.58%) MPLS
12 11 (28.95%) VPN
13 10 (26.32%) CSS
13 10 (26.32%) BIG-IP
13 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
13 10 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 10 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 9 (23.68%) WAN Optimisation
14 9 (23.68%) Blue Coat
14 9 (23.68%) Network Design
14 9 (23.68%) Fortinet
14 9 (23.68%) McAfee
15 8 (21.05%) OSPF
16 7 (18.42%) CiscoWorks
16 7 (18.42%) IBM
16 7 (18.42%) VoIP
16 7 (18.42%) WLAN
16 7 (18.42%) BMC

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (7.89%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 32 (84.21%) Firewall
2 19 (50.00%) WAN
3 16 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (36.84%) LAN
5 12 (31.58%) MPLS
6 11 (28.95%) VPN
7 10 (26.32%) BIG-IP
7 10 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 10 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 8 (21.05%) OSPF
9 7 (18.42%) VoIP
9 7 (18.42%) WLAN
9 7 (18.42%) Network Security
9 7 (18.42%) DMVPN
10 5 (13.16%) BGP
11 4 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (10.53%) EIGRP
11 4 (10.53%) IPsec
12 3 (7.89%) DNS
13 2 (5.26%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Architect
2 6 (15.79%) Network Support
3 5 (13.16%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Network Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Network Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) DTV
2 1 (2.63%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) UNIX
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) WAN Optimisation
1 9 (23.68%) Network Design
2 5 (13.16%) Programme Management
2 5 (13.16%) Service Management
3 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (7.89%) Migration
4 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.89%) MODAF
4 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (7.89%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.63%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 30 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (60.53%) CCNP
3 22 (57.89%) CCNA
4 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
5 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
6 4 (10.53%) CCDP
7 3 (7.89%) CCDA
7 3 (7.89%) CCIE
8 1 (2.63%) CCSA
8 1 (2.63%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) CiscoWorks
1 7 (18.42%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (63.16%) CheckPoint
3 22 (57.89%) F5
4 16 (42.11%) Juniper
5 9 (23.68%) Blue Coat
5 9 (23.68%) Fortinet
5 9 (23.68%) McAfee
6 7 (18.42%) IBM
6 7 (18.42%) BMC
6 7 (18.42%) SolarWinds
7 6 (15.79%) Sourcefire
8 3 (7.89%) VMware
9 2 (5.26%) Brocade
9 2 (5.26%) SAP
9 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.26%) Remedy
10 1 (2.63%) Foundry
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Rate: Attractive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
iKonnect
Rate: £340 - £360 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago