Period
to 20 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 106 95
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11 +49
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 61 58 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.68% 1.59% 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.61% 6.61% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 63
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £243 £273 £213
90th Percentile £473 £488 £456
South East median daily rate £411 £400 £356
% change year-on-year +2.81% +12.28% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £16.50 -
South East median hourly rate - £55.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +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 802 878 981
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.15% 24.04% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 580 590
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £169 £250 £255
90th Percentile £500 £525 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 62 62
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.12 £20.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.60% -46.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.87 £12.55
90th Percentile £56.75 £46.96 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -16.28% -38.57% +55.56%

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 February 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 February 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 -7 22 £463 - 4
Portsmouth +5 6 £285 +3.64%
Southampton 0 6 £341 -14.69%
Fleet +6 4 £330 -8.84% 1
Farnborough 0 2 £400 -
Fareham -2 1 £243 -30.71%
Aldershot - 1 - -
Cisco ASA
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 49 (80.33%) Firewall
3 29 (47.54%) Security Cleared
4 26 (42.62%) VPN
5 24 (39.34%) SC Cleared
6 23 (37.70%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (36.07%) CheckPoint
8 21 (34.43%) BGP
9 18 (29.51%) Juniper
10 17 (27.87%) CCNP
11 16 (26.23%) VMware
12 15 (24.59%) OSPF
12 15 (24.59%) Network Security
13 14 (22.95%) Windows
14 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
14 13 (21.31%) VLAN
14 13 (21.31%) Windows Server
15 12 (19.67%) Data Centre
15 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
15 12 (19.67%) LAN
16 11 (18.03%) IIS
16 11 (18.03%) F5
17 10 (16.39%) Cisco Nexus
17 10 (16.39%) Palo Alto
18 9 (14.75%) JNCIS
18 9 (14.75%) CCSA
18 9 (14.75%) WAN
19 8 (13.11%) Information Security
19 8 (13.11%) Wireless

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 11 (18.03%) IIS
2 5 (8.20%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (80.33%) Firewall
2 26 (42.62%) VPN
3 21 (34.43%) BGP
4 15 (24.59%) Network Security
4 15 (24.59%) OSPF
5 13 (21.31%) VLAN
6 12 (19.67%) LAN
7 10 (16.39%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (14.75%) WAN
9 8 (13.11%) Wireless
10 7 (11.48%) Cisco ISE
10 7 (11.48%) DMZ
10 7 (11.48%) Multicast
11 6 (9.84%) DHCP
11 6 (9.84%) DNS
11 6 (9.84%) MPLS
12 5 (8.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (8.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (8.20%) IPv6
12 5 (8.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) MySQL
General
1 2 (3.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Network Engineer
2 17 (27.87%) Architect
3 15 (24.59%) Security Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) Security Architect
6 8 (13.11%) Network Architect
7 6 (9.84%) IT Architect
7 6 (9.84%) IT Security Architect
8 5 (8.20%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Network Team Leader
9 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Team Leader
10 3 (4.92%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Cloud Architect
10 3 (4.92%) Design Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Network Design Engineer
11 2 (3.28%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Windows
2 13 (21.31%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.20%) Debian
3 5 (8.20%) Linux
4 3 (4.92%) Check Point GAiA
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.11%) Information Security
2 7 (11.48%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (11.48%) Migration
2 7 (11.48%) Web Filtering
3 6 (9.84%) Network Management
3 6 (9.84%) Security Monitoring
3 6 (9.84%) Server Hardening
4 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.20%) Capacity Management
4 5 (8.20%) ITIL
4 5 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.56%) Network Design
6 3 (4.92%) DevOps
6 3 (4.92%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.92%) Network Virtualisation
6 3 (4.92%) Project Management
6 3 (4.92%) Security Hardening
6 3 (4.92%) Validation
7 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (47.54%) Security Cleared
2 24 (39.34%) SC Cleared
3 23 (37.70%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (27.87%) CCNP
5 9 (14.75%) CCSA
5 9 (14.75%) JNCIS
6 8 (13.11%) DV Cleared
7 7 (11.48%) CCDP
8 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (6.56%) CCSE
10 3 (4.92%) CCNA
11 2 (3.28%) CCIE
11 2 (3.28%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (11.48%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.64%) FIPS 140-2
3 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.48%) VMware NSX
4 6 (9.84%) UAG
5 4 (6.56%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (4.92%) vSphere
7 1 (1.64%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Terraform
2 4 (6.56%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.64%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (36.07%) CheckPoint
3 18 (29.51%) Juniper
4 16 (26.23%) VMware
5 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
6 11 (18.03%) F5
7 10 (16.39%) Palo Alto
8 7 (11.48%) Brocade
8 7 (11.48%) HP
9 6 (9.84%) SolarWinds
10 4 (6.56%) Sophos
11 3 (4.92%) NetApp
12 2 (3.28%) Infoblox
12 2 (3.28%) Splunk
13 1 (1.64%) Dell KACE
13 1 (1.64%) Lumension
13 1 (1.64%) Meraki
13 1 (1.64%) SAP
13 1 (1.64%) Sourcefire