Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 17 January 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 100 81
Rank change year-on-year +3 -19 +11
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 8 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.65% 0.24% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 1.64% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 8
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £305 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.34% -26.73% +9.18%
10th Percentile £335 £292 £355
90th Percentile £456 £315 £511
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £356
% change year-on-year +3.23% +8.77% -3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £55.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 212 183 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 17.33% 14.93% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 125 129
Oxfordshire median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £170 £250 £155
90th Percentile £525 £550 £450
South East median daily rate £396 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +0.25% +5.40% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 13
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £12.48 £12.50 £14.75
90th Percentile £109.50 £37.25 £36.00
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £23.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year -24.75% -28.95% +62.50%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Oxfordshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Oxfordshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco ASA in Oxfordshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Abingdon - 6 £425 - 1
Oxford - 1 £325 -
Cisco ASA
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) FortiGate
3 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Network Security
4 4 (50.00%) CCIE
5 3 (37.50%) Juniper
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) Fortinet
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (12.50%) MPLS
7 1 (12.50%) BGP
7 1 (12.50%) Broadband
7 1 (12.50%) DNS
7 1 (12.50%) Wireless
7 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
7 1 (12.50%) ProxySG
7 1 (12.50%) Network Design
7 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) Huawei
7 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
5 1 (12.50%) Broadband
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) Security Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
1 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Fortinet
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 1 (12.50%) Huawei