Period
to 13 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 13 August 2020 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 126 199 241
Rank change year-on-year +73 +42 -24
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 5 34 17
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.53% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.07% 4.82% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 29 14
Median daily rate £550 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +14.29% +12.90%
10th Percentile £465 £385 £364
90th Percentile £625 £538 £546
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £425
% change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 241 706 864
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.17% 10.91% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 528 680
Median daily rate £490 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £261 £207 £206
90th Percentile £638 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 27
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +71.05% -10.19%
10th Percentile £35.00 £13.85 £14.55
90th Percentile £49.35 £44.80 £33.90
Median hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +11.54% +66.67% -7.82%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in the City of London

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cisco ASA in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in the City of London

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cisco ASA in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Cisco ASA in the City of London

Cisco ASA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cisco ASA in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Cisco ASA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (40.00%) Change Control
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) CCIE
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) Strategic Roadmap
5 1 (20.00%) Project Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
5 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (20.00%) SSH
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Roadmap
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft