The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 8.33% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+96.66% -35.71%
Cisco ASA
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 50.00% 2.38% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 3
Median daily rate £350 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) Network Management
2 5 (83.33%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) CISSP
4 3 (50.00%) Information Security
4 3 (50.00%) Nessus
4 3 (50.00%) Tripwire
4 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (50.00%) Juniper
4 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (50.00%) LogRhythm
4 3 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) Splunk
4 3 (50.00%) ArcSight

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (50.00%) tcpdump
4 3 (50.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (33.33%) 802.11
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) DMZ
6 1 (16.67%) SNA
6 1 (16.67%) VLAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Security Technical Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
1 5 (83.33%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) CCDA
3 2 (33.33%) CCDP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (50.00%) ArcSight
4 3 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (50.00%) Juniper
4 3 (50.00%) LogLogic
4 3 (50.00%) LogRhythm
4 3 (50.00%) Splunk
4 3 (50.00%) Tripwire
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) IronPort
5 2 (33.33%) Sourcefire
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 1 (16.67%) Riverbed