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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England / West Midlands
Rank 99 115 100
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 24 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.99% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 2.69% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 5
Median daily rate £450 £406 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +35.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £305 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £438 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.78% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £39.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-48.71% +21.87%

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
324 260 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.42% 10.87% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 125 143
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £155 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £475 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 38
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £12.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £32.00 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 9 £400 +23.07% 3
Shropshire - 7 £475 - 2
Coventry - 3 £450 - 2
Warwickshire - 2 £550 -
Solihull -5 1 £265 -39.42% 1
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (96.97%) Firewall
3 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (54.55%) WAN
5 17 (51.52%) VPN
5 17 (51.52%) Juniper
6 16 (48.48%) CheckPoint
7 15 (45.45%) F5
8 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
8 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
8 13 (39.39%) Network Design
8 13 (39.39%) BGP
8 13 (39.39%) CCNA
9 11 (33.33%) Blue Coat
9 11 (33.33%) CCNP
9 11 (33.33%) LAN
10 10 (30.30%) OSPF
10 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
11 9 (27.27%) Wireless
12 7 (21.21%) Intel Security
12 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
12 7 (21.21%) Fortinet
12 7 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (18.18%) Aruba
13 6 (18.18%) IP Telephony
13 6 (18.18%) CCDA
13 6 (18.18%) CCDP
13 6 (18.18%) VoIP
13 6 (18.18%) CSS
13 6 (18.18%) Windows

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (96.97%) Firewall
2 18 (54.55%) WAN
3 17 (51.52%) VPN
4 13 (39.39%) BGP
5 11 (33.33%) LAN
6 10 (30.30%) OSPF
7 9 (27.27%) Wireless
8 7 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
9 6 (18.18%) IP Telephony
9 6 (18.18%) VoIP
10 5 (15.15%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (15.15%) SSL
11 4 (12.12%) DHCP
11 4 (12.12%) DNS
11 4 (12.12%) Internet
11 4 (12.12%) MPLS
11 4 (12.12%) Unified Communications
12 3 (9.09%) Junos
13 2 (6.06%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Network Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Design Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Implementation Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Information Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Juniper Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Network Design Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Security Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Network Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Network Support
6 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (12.12%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Network Design
2 5 (15.15%) Information Security
2 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
3 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
3 4 (12.12%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
3 4 (12.12%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (12.12%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (3.03%) Change Control
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.03%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (39.39%) CCNA
2 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
2 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
3 11 (33.33%) CCNP
4 6 (18.18%) CCDA
4 6 (18.18%) CCDP
5 5 (15.15%) CCVP
6 1 (3.03%) CCIE
6 1 (3.03%) MCSA
6 1 (3.03%) MCSE
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) ProxySG
1 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Nexpose
2 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (51.52%) Juniper
3 16 (48.48%) CheckPoint
4 15 (45.45%) F5
5 11 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 7 (21.21%) Fortinet
6 7 (21.21%) Intel Security
7 6 (18.18%) Aruba
8 5 (15.15%) Nokia
9 4 (12.12%) ArcSight
9 4 (12.12%) FireEye
9 4 (12.12%) GFI Software
9 4 (12.12%) LogRhythm
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle
9 4 (12.12%) Palo Alto
9 4 (12.12%) Rapid7
9 4 (12.12%) Sourcefire
9 4 (12.12%) Symantec
9 4 (12.12%) TippingPoint
10 2 (6.06%) HP
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