The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 months to 28 March 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)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 87 77
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10  
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 11 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.93% 1.23% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.63% 4.09% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 7
Median daily rate £350 £445 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.34% +18.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £211 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £395
% change year-on-year +0.66% -5.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £20.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £23.38
% change year-on-year -1.23% -13.36%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 166 391 290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 14.06% 30.08% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 224 163
Median daily rate £380 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 42 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £45.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.70% -6.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £20.25 £21.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.24 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Surrey

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Surrey

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco ASA in Surrey

Cisco ASA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco ASA in Surrey

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 2 £380 -
Dorking - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £320 - 2
Cisco ASA
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 7 (50.00%) VPN
4 7 (50.00%) CCNA
5 6 (42.86%) Wireless
5 6 (42.86%) Riverbed
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (35.71%) Juniper
6 5 (35.71%) CCNP
7 4 (28.57%) F5
7 4 (28.57%) Network Security
8 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
8 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
8 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
8 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
8 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
9 2 (14.29%) Internal Audit
9 2 (14.29%) CCIE
9 2 (14.29%) SLA
9 2 (14.29%) CCDP
9 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
10 1 (7.14%) VLAN
10 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
10 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
10 1 (7.14%) WAAS
10 1 (7.14%) Aruba
10 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (7.14%) TippingPoint
10 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (42.86%) Wireless
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (28.57%) Network Security
6 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
7 1 (7.14%) BGP
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (7.14%) DHCP
7 1 (7.14%) DNS
7 1 (7.14%) LAN
7 1 (7.14%) MPLS
7 1 (7.14%) OSPF
7 1 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.14%) VLAN
7 1 (7.14%) VoIP
7 1 (7.14%) WAAS
7 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Support
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Principal Network Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Internal Audit
2 1 (7.14%) High Availability
2 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Presales
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (35.71%) CCNP
4 2 (14.29%) CCDP
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE
5 1 (7.14%) CCDA
5 1 (7.14%) CCIP
5 1 (7.14%) CCSP
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Riverbed
3 5 (35.71%) Juniper
4 4 (28.57%) F5
5 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
5 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
6 1 (7.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (7.14%) Aruba
6 1 (7.14%) LogLogic
6 1 (7.14%) Meraki
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) Radianz
6 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) TippingPoint
6 1 (7.14%) VMware