Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 129 104
Rank change year-on-year +9 -25 +22
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 57 30 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.56% 0.86% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.60% 3.84% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 61
Hampshire median daily rate £435 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.26% +3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £316 £261 £313
90th Percentile £488 £488 £488
South East median daily rate £428 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +1.90% +12.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.71 - -
South East median hourly rate £43.92 £23.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +90.93% -48.89% +15.38%

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 750 782 784
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.53% 22.50% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 471 494
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.06% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £259
90th Percentile £566 £523 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 47 69
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -31.03% -3.33%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.60 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £44.65 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £24.15
% change year-on-year +38.89% -25.47% +7.33%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +14 17 £423 -8.65%
Portsmouth - 7 £325 -
Fareham +4 5 £411 +28.44% 1
Farnborough -13 3 £475 +18.75% 1
Fleet -19 3 £410 +24.24% 1
Southampton -23 2 £346 -9.25% 2
Hook - 1 £365 - 1
Cisco ASA
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 57 (100.00%) Cisco
2 42 (73.68%) Firewall
3 38 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 34 (59.65%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (57.89%) SC Cleared
6 31 (54.39%) OSPF
7 27 (47.37%) CCNP
8 25 (43.86%) BGP
9 24 (42.11%) LAN
10 19 (33.33%) WAN
10 19 (33.33%) Juniper
11 18 (31.58%) Palo Alto
12 16 (28.07%) VPN
13 15 (26.32%) DNS
13 15 (26.32%) Cisco ISE
13 15 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (24.56%) Data Centre
14 14 (24.56%) MPLS
15 13 (22.81%) DV Cleared
15 13 (22.81%) IPsec
15 13 (22.81%) VMware
16 12 (21.05%) CheckPoint
16 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
17 11 (19.30%) EIGRP
18 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
18 10 (17.54%) Network Security
19 9 (15.79%) PKI
19 9 (15.79%) Network Design
19 9 (15.79%) Wireless
19 9 (15.79%) VoIP

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 (1.75%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.75%) Towers Watson Igloo
Communications & Networking
1 42 (73.68%) Firewall
2 31 (54.39%) OSPF
3 25 (43.86%) BGP
4 24 (42.11%) LAN
5 19 (33.33%) WAN
6 16 (28.07%) VPN
7 15 (26.32%) Cisco ISE
7 15 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (26.32%) DNS
8 14 (24.56%) MPLS
9 13 (22.81%) IPsec
10 11 (19.30%) EIGRP
11 10 (17.54%) Network Security
12 9 (15.79%) VoIP
12 9 (15.79%) Wireless
13 6 (10.53%) Cisco Firepower
13 6 (10.53%) DHCP
13 6 (10.53%) VLAN
14 5 (8.77%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (8.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 1 (1.75%) Electronics
1 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (64.91%) Network Engineer
2 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) Security Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Implementation Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Architect
8 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Design Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Network Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Security Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) 802.1X
1 3 (5.26%) LDAP
2 2 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (3.51%) RESTful
2 2 (3.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.79%) PKI
3 1 (1.75%) CESG
3 1 (1.75%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Unix
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) CentOS
5 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
1 9 (15.79%) Network Design
2 8 (14.04%) Migration
2 8 (14.04%) Web Filtering
3 7 (12.28%) Change Management
4 6 (10.53%) Security Hardening
5 5 (8.77%) ITIL
5 5 (8.77%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (5.26%) Change Control
6 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.26%) Network Architecture
6 3 (5.26%) Server Management
7 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.51%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.51%) Network Management
7 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.51%) Validation
7 2 (3.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.75%) Python
2 1 (1.75%) VB
2 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 34 (59.65%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (57.89%) SC Cleared
4 27 (47.37%) CCNP
5 13 (22.81%) DV Cleared
6 8 (14.04%) CCNA
7 5 (8.77%) JNCIS
8 4 (7.02%) CCDP
8 4 (7.02%) CCIE
8 4 (7.02%) CCSA
8 4 (7.02%) Degree
9 3 (5.26%) CCENT
10 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
10 1 (1.75%) CCIE Security
10 1 (1.75%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.75%) MCSE
10 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) VMware NSX
4 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.26%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.75%) NDS
5 1 (1.75%) Snort
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.75%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 1 (1.75%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (33.33%) Juniper
3 18 (31.58%) Palo Alto
4 13 (22.81%) VMware
5 12 (21.05%) CheckPoint
6 8 (14.04%) F5
6 8 (14.04%) Forcepoint
7 7 (12.28%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.26%) Aruba
8 3 (5.26%) Blue Coat
8 3 (5.26%) Brocade
8 3 (5.26%) HP
8 3 (5.26%) NetApp
8 3 (5.26%) Splunk
9 2 (3.51%) Infoblox
9 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.51%) Sophos
10 1 (1.75%) Arista
10 1 (1.75%) Meraki
10 1 (1.75%) NetIQ