The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 33 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.37% 0.31% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 2.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £39.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-48.71% +71.42%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 40 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.39% 12.58% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 39
Median daily rate £415 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £574 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £24.50 £29.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.51% +65.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Luton +11 1 - -
Cisco ASA
East of England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (86.67%) Firewall
4 11 (73.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (66.67%) PCI DSS
5 10 (66.67%) Fortinet
5 10 (66.67%) CCNP
5 10 (66.67%) WAN
6 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
7 7 (46.67%) OSPF
7 7 (46.67%) BGP
7 7 (46.67%) LAN
7 7 (46.67%) Juniper
7 7 (46.67%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (46.67%) Information Security
7 7 (46.67%) Nessus
7 7 (46.67%) F5
7 7 (46.67%) Splunk
7 7 (46.67%) ArcSight
7 7 (46.67%) LogLogic
7 7 (46.67%) LogRhythm
7 7 (46.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
8 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (40.00%) tcpdump
8 6 (40.00%) SIEM
8 6 (40.00%) Tripwire
8 6 (40.00%) Network Security
8 6 (40.00%) Wireshark
8 6 (40.00%) CISSP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (66.67%) WAN
4 7 (46.67%) BGP
4 7 (46.67%) LAN
4 7 (46.67%) OSPF
5 6 (40.00%) Network Security
5 6 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
5 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (40.00%) tcpdump
5 6 (40.00%) Wireshark
6 4 (26.67%) VPN
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (20.00%) HSRP
7 3 (20.00%) MPLS
7 3 (20.00%) NetScaler
7 3 (20.00%) Wireless
8 2 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
1 7 (46.67%) Security Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Security Technical Consultant
4 4 (26.67%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (26.67%) Technical Security Consultant
5 3 (20.00%) Architect
5 3 (20.00%) Network Architect
5 3 (20.00%) Network Technical Architect
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Architect
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Information Security
1 7 (46.67%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (46.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 6 (40.00%) SIEM
3 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 5 (33.33%) Network Management
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Internal Audit
6 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) CCNP
3 6 (40.00%) CISSP
4 3 (20.00%) CCDE
4 3 (20.00%) CCIE
5 2 (13.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Nessus
2 3 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Fortinet
3 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (46.67%) ArcSight
4 7 (46.67%) F5
4 7 (46.67%) Juniper
4 7 (46.67%) LogLogic
4 7 (46.67%) LogRhythm
4 7 (46.67%) Splunk
5 6 (40.00%) Tripwire
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
7 3 (20.00%) Meru Networks
8 2 (13.33%) Intel
9 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
9 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (6.67%) NetApp
9 1 (6.67%) Riverbed