The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 53 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 12 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.65% 0.37% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 3.13% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £213 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% -45.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £213 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £213 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+60.91% -33.07%
Cisco ASA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
156 64 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.49% 11.70% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 35 71
Average daily rate £400 £350 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £218 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 23
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £19.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% +43.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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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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
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Job
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Cisco ASA
South West

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) Juniper
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 12 (63.16%) Network Security
3 12 (63.16%) F5
3 12 (63.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 11 (57.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 9 (47.37%) IronPort
5 9 (47.37%) Blue Coat
6 8 (42.11%) ProxySG
7 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
8 5 (26.32%) Sourcefire
8 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
8 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
8 5 (26.32%) McAfee
8 5 (26.32%) CCNP
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (21.05%) FWSM
9 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (21.05%) CCNA
9 4 (21.05%) LAN
9 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
10 3 (15.79%) Network Design
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
10 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (15.79%) Service Management
10 3 (15.79%) BGP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Firewall
2 12 (63.16%) Network Security
2 12 (63.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 11 (57.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (21.05%) FWSM
5 4 (21.05%) LAN
6 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (15.79%) BGP
6 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.26%) NetScreen
7 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.26%) VPN
General
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Security Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Security Designer
2 5 (26.32%) Designer
3 4 (21.05%) Network Designer
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Design Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Security Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
1 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
2 3 (15.79%) Network Design
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
2 3 (15.79%) Change Control
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Service Management
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) CCNP
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (21.05%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) GPG13
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) ProxySG
2 1 (5.26%) Snort
2 1 (5.26%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) Juniper
3 12 (63.16%) F5
4 9 (47.37%) IronPort
4 9 (47.37%) Blue Coat
5 5 (26.32%) Sourcefire
5 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
5 5 (26.32%) McAfee
6 2 (10.53%) Websense
7 1 (5.26%) BT
7 1 (5.26%) Remedy
7 1 (5.26%) BMC
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL