Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Cisco ASA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco ASA over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 57 47
Rank change year-on-year +22 -10 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 20 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 4.29% 1.73% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 5.97% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 1
Basingstoke median daily rate £423 £469 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.87% +56.25% -25.00%
10th Percentile £308 £352 £275
90th Percentile £464 £488 £325
Hampshire median daily rate £448 £381 £375
% change year-on-year +17.38% +1.67% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.71 - -

Cisco ASA is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 160 201 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 34.33% 28.96% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 103 36
Basingstoke median daily rate £390 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +15.38% -16.67%
10th Percentile £161 £242 £206
90th Percentile £525 £488 £600
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 16
Basingstoke median hourly rate £22.75 £17.71 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.48% -29.17% +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.70 £10.13 £14.06
90th Percentile £26.88 £28.50 £27.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £26.00 £19.13 £32.75
% change year-on-year +35.91% -41.59% +0.77%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Basingstoke

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Basingstoke

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco ASA in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (90.00%) Firewall
3 17 (85.00%) OSPF
4 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
5 13 (65.00%) BGP
6 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
7 10 (50.00%) DV Cleared
7 10 (50.00%) LAN
8 9 (45.00%) VPN
8 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (45.00%) Network Design
9 8 (40.00%) Juniper
9 8 (40.00%) EIGRP
9 8 (40.00%) Forcepoint
9 8 (40.00%) IPsec
9 8 (40.00%) VoIP
9 8 (40.00%) FortiGate
10 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
10 7 (35.00%) CCNP
10 7 (35.00%) MPLS
11 6 (30.00%) Change Management
11 6 (30.00%) WAN
11 6 (30.00%) JNCIS
11 6 (30.00%) VLAN
11 6 (30.00%) Migration
11 6 (30.00%) QA
12 5 (25.00%) CCDP
13 3 (15.00%) Snort
14 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
14 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) Firewall
2 17 (85.00%) OSPF
3 13 (65.00%) BGP
4 10 (50.00%) LAN
5 9 (45.00%) VPN
6 8 (40.00%) EIGRP
6 8 (40.00%) IPsec
6 8 (40.00%) VoIP
7 7 (35.00%) MPLS
8 6 (30.00%) VLAN
8 6 (30.00%) WAN
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (10.00%) SMS
10 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
10 1 (5.00%) DNS
10 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (5.00%) Junos
10 1 (5.00%) Wireless
10 1 (5.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Network Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Design Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Core Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IP Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Network Design
2 6 (30.00%) Change Management
2 6 (30.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) VB
1 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (35.00%) CCNP
6 6 (30.00%) JNCIS
7 5 (25.00%) CCDP
8 2 (10.00%) CCIE
9 1 (5.00%) CCNA
9 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Snort
2 1 (5.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Forcepoint
2 8 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) F5
3 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Arista
4 1 (5.00%) Meraki
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.00%) VMware