The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Sussex region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 44 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.08% 1.76% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.13% 15.91% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £615 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.02% +64.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £615 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £615 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+12.82% -40.00%
Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
78 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.02% 11.06% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 19 20
Average daily rate £225 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £288 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £615 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% -42.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Bognor Regis - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) MPLS
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
5 3 (42.86%) Network Management
6 2 (28.57%) ISA Server
6 2 (28.57%) Wireless
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 1 (14.29%) LAN
7 1 (14.29%) PBX
7 1 (14.29%) VoIP
7 1 (14.29%) WAN
7 1 (14.29%) DHCP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security
6 1 (14.29%) DMVPN
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (14.29%) OSPF
6 1 (14.29%) NetScreen
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) LDAP
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) PBX
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Network Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) ISA Server
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) Aruba
4 1 (14.29%) F5