Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 34 30
Rank change year-on-year -23 -4 +14
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 10 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.82% 3.96% 3.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.95% 13.25% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 7
Basingstoke median daily rate £450 £463 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% - +105.56%
10th Percentile £430 £356 £456
90th Percentile £470 £488 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £370 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -7.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.25 - £16.50

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 168 166 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 30.55% 29.91% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 57 61
Basingstoke median daily rate £450 £363 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% +15.08% -23.64%
10th Percentile £263 £135 £163
90th Percentile £588 £589 £469
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 23
Basingstoke median hourly rate £31.48 £15.57 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.22% -37.74% +58.48%
10th Percentile £16.06 £10.40 £10.13
90th Percentile £46.36 £26.88 £27.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £27.50 £20.06 £18.75
% change year-on-year +37.09% +6.99% -50.00%

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

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) IPsec
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) Juniper
5 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (30.00%) Wireless
6 3 (30.00%) OSPF
6 3 (30.00%) Migration
6 3 (30.00%) BGP
7 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
7 2 (20.00%) TACACS
7 2 (20.00%) Forcepoint
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) VoIP
7 2 (20.00%) WLAN
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (20.00%) Electronics
7 2 (20.00%) Validation
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Network Design
7 2 (20.00%) McAfee
7 2 (20.00%) MPLS

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 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) IPsec
2 5 (50.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (20.00%) TACACS
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (10.00%) DAB
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Test Management
2 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
2 2 (20.00%) V-Model
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) CCDP
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
1 2 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) Forcepoint
3 2 (20.00%) LogRhythm
3 2 (20.00%) McAfee
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Brocade
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) VMware