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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 63 59 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 9 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.06% 0.92% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.57% 8.79% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 1
Median daily rate £360 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-48.07% +69.56%
Cisco ASA
South West

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
137 91 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.17% 10.42% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 60 46
Median daily rate £360 £360 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 19
Median hourly rate £10.50 £22.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.09% +30.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £22.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £28.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (90.00%) CheckPoint
3 17 (85.00%) VPN
4 16 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (70.00%) Data Centre
5 14 (70.00%) Wireless
5 14 (70.00%) SolarWinds
6 13 (65.00%) FWSM
7 12 (60.00%) Nokia
8 11 (55.00%) IronPort
9 10 (50.00%) Network Management
9 10 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
9 10 (50.00%) IP Telephony
9 10 (50.00%) CA
9 10 (50.00%) MPLS
9 10 (50.00%) IBM
9 10 (50.00%) HP
9 10 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
9 10 (50.00%) Unified Communications
10 8 (40.00%) SLA
11 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (25.00%) Juniper
12 5 (25.00%) Finance
13 4 (20.00%) Junos
13 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
13 4 (20.00%) SSL
13 4 (20.00%) TACACS
13 4 (20.00%) IPsec

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:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (85.00%) VPN
3 16 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (70.00%) Wireless
5 13 (65.00%) FWSM
6 10 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
6 10 (50.00%) IP Telephony
6 10 (50.00%) MPLS
6 10 (50.00%) Unified Communications
7 4 (20.00%) IPsec
7 4 (20.00%) Junos
7 4 (20.00%) SSL
7 4 (20.00%) TACACS
8 3 (15.00%) Network Security
8 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (10.00%) LAN
9 2 (10.00%) OSPF
9 2 (10.00%) WAN
10 1 (5.00%) PPP
10 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Network Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Network Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Network Support
5 2 (10.00%) Network Support Technician
5 2 (10.00%) Network Technician
5 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) PKI
3 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Network Management
2 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (20.00%) Security Hardening
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (20.00%) CCNA
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (90.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (70.00%) SolarWinds
4 12 (60.00%) Nokia
5 11 (55.00%) IronPort
6 10 (50.00%) CA
6 10 (50.00%) HP
6 10 (50.00%) IBM
7 5 (25.00%) Juniper
8 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
9 2 (10.00%) F5
10 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
10 1 (5.00%) Meraki
10 1 (5.00%) Microsoft