The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Wiltshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 48 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 14 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.08% 0.52% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.94% 3.37% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -25.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £228 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £458 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+12.82% -39.06%
Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
128 89 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.02% 15.45% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 43 60
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £253 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £24.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +10.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
Cisco ASA
South West

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 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) Network Security
3 12 (66.67%) Juniper
4 10 (55.56%) F5
4 10 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 10 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 9 (50.00%) IronPort
6 7 (38.89%) Blue Coat
7 6 (33.33%) ProxySG
8 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
8 5 (27.78%) Sourcefire
9 4 (22.22%) Network Design
9 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 4 (22.22%) McAfee
9 4 (22.22%) LAN
9 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
9 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
10 3 (16.67%) WAN
10 3 (16.67%) ITIL
10 3 (16.67%) CCNP
10 3 (16.67%) CCNA
10 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (16.67%) Change Control
10 3 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
11 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
11 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (11.11%) Service Management

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
1 13 (72.22%) Network Security
2 10 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 10 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (22.22%) LAN
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (11.11%) FWSM
5 2 (11.11%) BGP
5 2 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (5.56%) Frame Relay
6 1 (5.56%) RIP
6 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.56%) OSPF
6 1 (5.56%) VLAN
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Security Designer
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Designer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Design Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Network Design
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) GPG13
2 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (5.56%) Squid
2 1 (5.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) Juniper
3 10 (55.56%) F5
4 9 (50.00%) IronPort
5 7 (38.89%) Blue Coat
6 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
6 5 (27.78%) Sourcefire
7 4 (22.22%) McAfee
8 2 (11.11%) Websense
9 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL