The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 27 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - 53
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 7 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.36% - 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.86% - 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £335 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £395
% change year-on-year - -5.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 71 87 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 13.76% 14.52% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 76
Median daily rate £388 £371 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.37% +18.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £208 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 11
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.29% -22.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in West Sussex

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Horsham - 5 £335 -
Crawley - 1 - -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 3 (33.33%) Aruba
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) CCIE
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (22.22%) CCSP
5 2 (22.22%) IPv4
5 2 (22.22%) IPv6
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) CCSE
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
5 2 (22.22%) VPLS
5 2 (22.22%) F5

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) IPv4
4 2 (22.22%) IPv6
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) VPLS
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) SNMP
5 1 (11.11%) SSL
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Network Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) VyOS
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) CCIE
4 2 (22.22%) CCSE
4 2 (22.22%) CCSP
4 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) CCSA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Aruba
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (22.22%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) Samsung
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Brocade
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 1 (11.11%) ProCurve
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
5 1 (11.11%) Ubiquiti