Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 10 December 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 129 113
Rank change year-on-year -5 -16 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 53 34 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.38% 0.96% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.42% 4.05% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 29 52
Hampshire median daily rate £377 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.75% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £310 £243 £313
90th Percentile £488 £473 £488
South East median daily rate £394 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -1.56% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.92 - -
South East median hourly rate £44.46 £23.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +93.29% -58.18% +41.03%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 825 840 822
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 21.47% 23.80% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 481 537
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £301 £213 £250
90th Percentile £575 £500 £502
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 49 50
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £24.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -17.95% -25.00%
10th Percentile £13.55 £10.40 £11.99
90th Percentile £50.00 £44.20 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £22.63 £16.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +35.07% -33.00% +5.26%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Hampshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Hampshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Hampshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco ASA in Hampshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco ASA in Hampshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. 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
Basingstoke +10 17 £400 -13.51% 3
Farnborough -14 5 £388 -3.13% 1
Hook - 5 £370 -
Fareham -7 4 £400 +42.22%
Southampton -17 4 £345 +7.81% 1
Portsmouth -19 4 £325 +14.04%
Fleet -17 3 £410 +24.24%
Cisco ASA
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 53 (100.00%) Cisco
2 37 (69.81%) Firewall
3 31 (58.49%) Security Cleared
4 29 (54.72%) OSPF
5 28 (52.83%) SC Cleared
6 25 (47.17%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (43.40%) BGP
8 22 (41.51%) CCNP
8 22 (41.51%) LAN
8 22 (41.51%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (35.85%) VPN
10 18 (33.96%) WAN
11 17 (32.08%) Palo Alto
12 16 (30.19%) Cisco ISE
13 15 (28.30%) MPLS
13 15 (28.30%) CheckPoint
13 15 (28.30%) IPsec
14 14 (26.42%) EIGRP
14 14 (26.42%) Juniper
15 13 (24.53%) VoIP
16 12 (22.64%) VMware
16 12 (22.64%) SolarWinds
17 11 (20.75%) Cisco Firepower
17 11 (20.75%) Wireless
17 11 (20.75%) DNS
18 9 (16.98%) Data Centre
18 9 (16.98%) F5
18 9 (16.98%) Network Security
19 8 (15.09%) Network Design
19 8 (15.09%) Active Directory

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (1.89%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.89%) Towers Watson Igloo
Communications & Networking
1 37 (69.81%) Firewall
2 29 (54.72%) OSPF
3 23 (43.40%) BGP
4 22 (41.51%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (41.51%) LAN
5 19 (35.85%) VPN
6 18 (33.96%) WAN
7 16 (30.19%) Cisco ISE
8 15 (28.30%) IPsec
8 15 (28.30%) MPLS
9 14 (26.42%) EIGRP
10 13 (24.53%) VoIP
11 11 (20.75%) Cisco Firepower
11 11 (20.75%) DNS
11 11 (20.75%) Wireless
12 9 (16.98%) Network Security
13 5 (9.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (9.43%) FCoE
13 5 (9.43%) iSCSI
13 5 (9.43%) VPLS
General
1 1 (1.89%) Electronics
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Network Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Security Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Implementation Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Network Consultant
4 6 (11.32%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Design Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Network Support
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Design Authority
8 1 (1.89%) Network Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) 802.1X
1 3 (5.66%) LDAP
2 2 (3.77%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (3.77%) RESTful
2 2 (3.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) PKI
3 1 (1.89%) CESG
3 1 (1.89%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.66%) Linux
5 2 (3.77%) Unix
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.89%) CentOS
6 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) Network Design
2 7 (13.21%) Migration
3 6 (11.32%) Change Management
3 6 (11.32%) DevOps
4 5 (9.43%) ITIL
4 5 (9.43%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (7.55%) Server Management
6 3 (5.66%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (5.66%) Change Control
7 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.77%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.77%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.77%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.77%) Security Hardening
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.77%) Web Filtering
7 2 (3.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) Python
2 1 (1.89%) VB
2 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (58.49%) Security Cleared
2 28 (52.83%) SC Cleared
3 25 (47.17%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (41.51%) CCNP
5 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared
6 5 (9.43%) CCNA
7 4 (7.55%) CCSA
8 3 (5.66%) CCENT
9 2 (3.77%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.89%) BC Cleared
10 1 (1.89%) CCDP
10 1 (1.89%) CCIE
10 1 (1.89%) Degree
10 1 (1.89%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.89%) MCSE
10 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.66%) ProxySG
3 3 (5.66%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.89%) NDS
4 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) FortiGate
2 5 (9.43%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.89%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 1 (1.89%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (32.08%) Palo Alto
3 15 (28.30%) CheckPoint
4 14 (26.42%) Juniper
5 12 (22.64%) SolarWinds
5 12 (22.64%) VMware
6 9 (16.98%) F5
7 8 (15.09%) Forcepoint
8 3 (5.66%) Blue Coat
8 3 (5.66%) NetApp
8 3 (5.66%) Splunk
9 2 (3.77%) Aruba
9 2 (3.77%) HP
9 2 (3.77%) Infoblox
9 2 (3.77%) McAfee
9 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.77%) Sophos
10 1 (1.89%) Arista
10 1 (1.89%) NetIQ