The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 56 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 16 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.98% 1.38% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.22% 7.25% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 1
Median daily rate £400 £315 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £369
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -11.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +69.56%
Cisco ASA
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
121 138 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.98% 19.01% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 84 57
Median daily rate £350 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £285 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £424 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 14
Median hourly rate £12.50 £26.50 £11.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.83% +126.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £15.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £30.00 £17.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (95.45%) Firewall
3 13 (59.09%) WAN
4 12 (54.55%) LAN
4 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (40.91%) CCNP
6 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
7 7 (31.82%) CCNA
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) Juniper
7 7 (31.82%) BGP
8 6 (27.27%) Wireless
8 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
8 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
9 5 (22.73%) OSPF
9 5 (22.73%) VoIP
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 4 (18.18%) IPv4
10 4 (18.18%) Network Security
10 4 (18.18%) VLAN
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (18.18%) FortiGate
11 3 (13.64%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (13.64%) EMC VNX
11 3 (13.64%) Spanning Tree

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (4.55%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) Firewall
2 13 (59.09%) WAN
3 12 (54.55%) LAN
4 8 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (31.82%) BGP
6 6 (27.27%) Wireless
7 5 (22.73%) OSPF
7 5 (22.73%) VoIP
8 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (18.18%) IPv4
8 4 (18.18%) Network Security
8 4 (18.18%) VLAN
9 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
9 3 (13.64%) H.323
9 3 (13.64%) MPLS
9 3 (13.64%) SAN
9 3 (13.64%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (9.09%) TACACS
10 2 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
1 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (13.64%) Change Management
1 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (4.55%) Change Control
3 1 (4.55%) Network Design
3 1 (4.55%) Network Planning
3 1 (4.55%) Security Operations
3 1 (4.55%) SIEM
3 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (40.91%) CCNP
3 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) CCNA
5 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) CCDP
6 3 (13.64%) CCIE
7 2 (9.09%) CCDA
7 2 (9.09%) CLAS
7 2 (9.09%) MCSA
7 2 (9.09%) MCSE
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) FortiGate
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (9.09%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) Juniper
3 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) EMC
5 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
6 2 (9.09%) Aruba
6 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Huawei
6 2 (9.09%) Intel Security
6 2 (9.09%) Meraki
6 2 (9.09%) VMware
7 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.55%) F5
7 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.55%) Splunk
7 1 (4.55%) Stonesoft
7 1 (4.55%) Symantec
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