Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 25 July 2017 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 83 102
Rank change year-on-year +6 +19 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 34 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.17% 0.70% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.64% 3.82% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 5 3
Milton Keynes median daily rate £525 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £346 £160 £363
90th Percentile £550 £440 £398
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £525 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +31.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £40.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

Cisco ASA is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 269 262 331
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 17.14% 18.28% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 128 130
Milton Keynes median daily rate £405 £434 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.63% +8.44% +12.68%
10th Percentile £299 £263 £263
90th Percentile £539 £538 £526
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 £17.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -31.79% +21.33%
10th Percentile £15.20 £9.00 £10.10
90th Percentile £18.16 £19.50 £34.18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.70 £13.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +43.85% -48.00% +58.73%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Milton Keynes

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Milton Keynes

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco ASA in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (88.24%) Security Cleared
3 22 (64.71%) F5
4 21 (61.76%) Firewall
5 20 (58.82%) SC Cleared
6 18 (52.94%) DV Cleared
7 17 (50.00%) Palo Alto
8 16 (47.06%) CCNP
8 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (44.12%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (41.18%) ITIL
11 12 (35.29%) Juniper
12 10 (29.41%) Citrix
12 10 (29.41%) BGP
12 10 (29.41%) Wireless
13 9 (26.47%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (26.47%) AppSense
13 9 (26.47%) Fat Client
13 9 (26.47%) Network Design
13 9 (26.47%) BIG-IP
13 9 (26.47%) Thin Client
13 9 (26.47%) ICMP
13 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
13 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
13 9 (26.47%) GPG13
13 9 (26.47%) Protective Monitoring
13 9 (26.47%) DevOps
13 9 (26.47%) XenApp
13 9 (26.47%) XenDesktop
13 9 (26.47%) AppDNA

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Communications & Networking
1 21 (61.76%) Firewall
2 15 (44.12%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (29.41%) BGP
3 10 (29.41%) Wireless
4 9 (26.47%) BIG-IP
4 9 (26.47%) ICMP
4 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
5 8 (23.53%) WAN
6 7 (20.59%) LAN
7 4 (11.76%) VPN
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (5.88%) SSL
9 1 (2.94%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (2.94%) FCoE
9 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.94%) Network Security
9 1 (2.94%) OSPF
9 1 (2.94%) TACACS
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Architect
2 9 (26.47%) Network Architect
2 9 (26.47%) Network Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Network Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Technical Architect
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL Service Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Juniper Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Lead Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Network Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Fat Client
1 9 (26.47%) Thin Client
2 5 (14.71%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) DevOps
2 9 (26.47%) Network Design
2 9 (26.47%) Protective Monitoring
2 9 (26.47%) Virtual Environments
3 7 (20.59%) ITIL V3
4 6 (17.65%) ITSM
4 6 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 6 (17.65%) Service Management
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 30 (88.24%) Security Cleared
2 20 (58.82%) SC Cleared
3 18 (52.94%) DV Cleared
4 16 (47.06%) CCNP
4 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.94%) CCNA
5 1 (2.94%) CCSA
5 1 (2.94%) CCSE
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft App-V
1 9 (26.47%) XenApp
1 9 (26.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) AppDNA
2 6 (17.65%) OVSD
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (64.71%) F5
3 17 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 12 (35.29%) Juniper
5 10 (29.41%) Citrix
6 9 (26.47%) AppSense
6 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
7 6 (17.65%) Fortinet
7 6 (17.65%) HP
8 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.94%) Aruba
9 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.94%) Nokia