Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 98 95
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3 +50
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 93 64 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.44% 1.81% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.89% 7.52% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 47 60
Hampshire median daily rate £421 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.71% +1.97% -5.00%
10th Percentile £243 £257 £212
90th Percentile £489 £483 £488
South East median daily rate £419 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +2.13% +9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.00 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.67% - -
South East median hourly rate £47.83 £22.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +117.41% +8.64% -48.08%

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 782 851 1,022
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.49% 24.11% 24.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 549 652
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.67% -
10th Percentile £200 £269 £263
90th Percentile £502 £531 £525
South East median daily rate £412 £402 £380
% change year-on-year +2.68% +5.66% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 66 59
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.25 £17.88 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.23% -52.32% +7.14%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.95 £14.50
90th Percentile £47.53 £37.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £23.75 £16.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year +41.79% -44.17% -7.01%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -6 23 £445 -3.78% 2
Portsmouth +12 12 £285 -28.75%
Southampton -9 9 £363 -6.45% 2
Farnborough -16 2 £400 +33.33%
Fareham -6 1 £470 +34.29% 2
Aldershot - 1 - -
Fleet - 1 - -
Cisco ASA
South East

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 93 (100.00%) Cisco
2 77 (82.80%) Firewall
3 60 (64.52%) Security Cleared
4 53 (56.99%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (49.46%) SC Cleared
6 44 (47.31%) VMware
7 41 (44.09%) BGP
7 41 (44.09%) VPN
8 36 (38.71%) OSPF
9 35 (37.63%) Juniper
10 34 (36.56%) CCNP
11 30 (32.26%) Windows
11 30 (32.26%) Windows Server
12 28 (30.11%) Palo Alto
13 27 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (27.96%) LAN
15 25 (26.88%) VLAN
15 25 (26.88%) Data Centre
16 24 (25.81%) Cisco ISE
16 24 (25.81%) WAN
16 24 (25.81%) Active Directory
17 21 (22.58%) Network Security
18 20 (21.51%) DV Cleared
18 20 (21.51%) Cisco Nexus
18 20 (21.51%) JNCIS
18 20 (21.51%) CCDP
19 19 (20.43%) DNS
20 18 (19.35%) Cisco Firepower
21 16 (17.20%) vSphere
21 16 (17.20%) NetApp

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 10 (10.75%) IIS
2 5 (5.38%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (82.80%) Firewall
2 41 (44.09%) BGP
2 41 (44.09%) VPN
3 36 (38.71%) OSPF
4 26 (27.96%) LAN
5 25 (26.88%) VLAN
6 24 (25.81%) Cisco ISE
6 24 (25.81%) WAN
7 21 (22.58%) Network Security
8 20 (21.51%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (20.43%) DNS
10 18 (19.35%) Cisco Firepower
11 14 (15.05%) MPLS
11 14 (15.05%) Wireless
12 12 (12.90%) DHCP
13 10 (10.75%) DAB
13 10 (10.75%) IPsec
14 8 (8.60%) DMZ
14 8 (8.60%) RIP
15 7 (7.53%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) MySQL
General
1 2 (2.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (38.71%) Network Engineer
2 31 (33.33%) Architect
3 19 (20.43%) Network Architect
3 19 (20.43%) Security Engineer
4 15 (16.13%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (11.83%) Security Architect
6 8 (8.60%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (5.38%) Design Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) IT Architect
8 5 (5.38%) IT Security Architect
8 5 (5.38%) Network Design Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Network Team Leader
10 3 (3.23%) Switch Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.88%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.53%) PKI
3 5 (5.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.26%) Windows
1 30 (32.26%) Windows Server
2 5 (5.38%) Debian
2 5 (5.38%) Linux
3 3 (3.23%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.98%) Kalman Filter
2 12 (12.90%) Migration
2 12 (12.90%) Network Management
2 12 (12.90%) Web Filtering
3 8 (8.60%) Network Design
4 7 (7.53%) Security Hardening
5 6 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.38%) Configuration Management
6 5 (5.38%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (5.38%) Decision-Making
6 5 (5.38%) Information Security
6 5 (5.38%) Network Virtualisation
6 5 (5.38%) Project Management
6 5 (5.38%) Security Monitoring
6 5 (5.38%) Server Hardening
6 5 (5.38%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.30%) DevOps
8 3 (3.23%) Validation
9 2 (2.15%) ITIL
9 2 (2.15%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.38%) SQL
2 2 (2.15%) C
3 1 (1.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 60 (64.52%) Security Cleared
2 53 (56.99%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (49.46%) SC Cleared
4 34 (36.56%) CCNP
5 20 (21.51%) CCDP
5 20 (21.51%) DV Cleared
5 20 (21.51%) JNCIS
6 12 (12.90%) CCIE
7 10 (10.75%) CCNA
8 7 (7.53%) CCSA
8 7 (7.53%) Degree
9 5 (5.38%) CCSE
9 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.08%) CCIE Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.15%) FIPS 140-2
3 2 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 27 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (25.81%) Active Directory
3 16 (17.20%) vSphere
4 15 (16.13%) VMware NSX
5 5 (5.38%) UAG
6 4 (4.30%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (3.23%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) Terraform
2 3 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.15%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 93 (100.00%) Cisco
2 44 (47.31%) VMware
3 35 (37.63%) Juniper
4 28 (30.11%) Palo Alto
5 16 (17.20%) CheckPoint
5 16 (17.20%) NetApp
6 15 (16.13%) Brocade
6 15 (16.13%) Sophos
7 13 (13.98%) Infoblox
8 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
9 9 (9.68%) F5
10 7 (7.53%) HP
11 4 (4.30%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.15%) SAP
12 2 (2.15%) Splunk
13 1 (1.08%) Aruba
13 1 (1.08%) Dell KACE
13 1 (1.08%) ProCurve