The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
South West / Bristol
Rank 58 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 8 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.07% 1.00% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.99% 6.30% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 5
Median daily rate £378 £361 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.49% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £346 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £375 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.78% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £39.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-48.71% +21.87%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 127 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.95% 15.80% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 84 65
Median daily rate £351 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £407 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 5
Median hourly rate £20.25 £27.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £18.50 £8.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £30.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 6 (46.15%) SolarWinds
4 6 (46.15%) Unified Communications
4 6 (46.15%) F5
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
5 5 (38.46%) FWSM
5 5 (38.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (38.46%) High Availability
5 5 (38.46%) Internet
5 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
6 4 (30.77%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) Information Security
6 4 (30.77%) Nessus
6 4 (30.77%) Snort
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 4 (30.77%) Intel Security
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) Unix
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) SIEM
6 4 (30.77%) Analytics

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) Unified Communications
2 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (38.46%) FWSM
3 5 (38.46%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security
5 2 (15.38%) OSPF
5 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) BGP
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
6 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.69%) IPsec
6 1 (7.69%) MGCP
6 1 (7.69%) VLAN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 5 (38.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (30.77%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) High Availability
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) SIEM
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Network Design
5 1 (7.69%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
1 4 (30.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) CCIE
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) CCVP
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Nessus
1 4 (30.77%) QRadar
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
3 6 (46.15%) F5
3 6 (46.15%) SolarWinds
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Intel Security
4 4 (30.77%) ScanSafe
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
6 1 (7.69%) Aruba
6 1 (7.69%) CA
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) IronPort
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Nokia