Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 November 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 90 68
Rank change year-on-year -8 -22 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 14 2 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.81% 0.16% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.86% 1.16% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 13
Wiltshire median daily rate £380 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.56% +25.00% -15.29%
10th Percentile £360 £320 £309
90th Percentile £474 £450 £400
South West median daily rate £380 £268 £355
% change year-on-year +42.06% -24.65% -9.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £39.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year - -5.39% +7.05%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 288 172 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.69% 13.89% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 97 134
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £420 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.74% +8.80%
10th Percentile £137 £246 £254
90th Percentile £584 £600 £563
South West median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +4.73% +5.71% -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 5 9
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £29.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.54% -34.44% +15.38%
10th Percentile £17.50 £14.80 £28.34
90th Percentile £47.00 £44.50 £77.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year +30.77% +3.17% -19.75%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Wiltshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Wiltshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco ASA in Wiltshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Swindon - 8 £380 - 5
Corsham - 3 £475 -
Salisbury - 2 - -
Cisco ASA
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) VMware
4 9 (64.29%) CCNP
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (64.29%) OSPF
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (57.14%) BGP
5 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 8 (57.14%) Windows
6 7 (50.00%) Network Security
6 7 (50.00%) MPLS
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
7 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
7 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
7 6 (42.86%) VPN
8 5 (35.71%) SSL
8 5 (35.71%) LAN
8 5 (35.71%) VoIP
8 5 (35.71%) WAN
8 5 (35.71%) EIGRP
8 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (35.71%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (35.71%) iSCSI
8 5 (35.71%) Wireless
8 5 (35.71%) IPsec
8 5 (35.71%) VPLS
8 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds
8 5 (35.71%) FCoE

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Towers Watson Igloo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (64.29%) OSPF
3 8 (57.14%) BGP
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
4 7 (50.00%) MPLS
4 7 (50.00%) Network Security
5 6 (42.86%) VPN
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco Firepower
6 5 (35.71%) EIGRP
6 5 (35.71%) FCoE
6 5 (35.71%) IPsec
6 5 (35.71%) iSCSI
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) SSL
6 5 (35.71%) VoIP
6 5 (35.71%) VPLS
6 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 5 (35.71%) Wireless
7 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Network Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infoblox Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (7.14%) EMC VNX
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Proactive Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 2 (14.29%) Tcl
2 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CCNP
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) CCSA
4 2 (14.29%) CCSE
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) CCDP
5 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) MCSE
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware NSX
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (14.29%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
4 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds
5 4 (28.57%) F5
6 2 (14.29%) ArcSight
6 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 2 (14.29%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) EMC
7 1 (7.14%) IBM
7 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
7 1 (7.14%) Juniper
7 1 (7.14%) McAfee
7 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.14%) Sophos