Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 23 November 2017 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)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 86 109
Rank change year-on-year -42 +23 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 4 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.17% 1.44% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 8.36% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 7
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £318 £167 £333
90th Percentile £383 £548 £498
South East median daily rate £405 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £55.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -58.18% +41.03% -2.50%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 312 299 503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.18% 17.18% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 163 196
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.74% +22.95%
10th Percentile £162 £258 £256
90th Percentile £537 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -6.25% +30.61%
10th Percentile £17.50 £9.00 £10.35
90th Percentile £54.75 £38.75 £27.50
South East median hourly rate £17.43 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.66% +11.70% +26.83%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Buckinghamshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Buckinghamshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -43 2 £375 -16.67%
Cisco ASA
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft