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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
South West / Bristol
Rank 54 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 11 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.36% 1.24% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.40% 8.66% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 6
Median daily rate £378 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.02% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £349 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-54.48% +73.33%

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
117 127 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.50% 14.37% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 97 68
Median daily rate £370 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £230 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £482 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Median hourly rate £18.50 £27.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.72% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £18.50 £8.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £30.00 £44.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

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 19 February 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) CheckPoint
3 12 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 12 (75.00%) Unified Communications
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (75.00%) Data Centre
4 11 (68.75%) FWSM
5 10 (62.50%) Firewall
6 8 (50.00%) F5
7 7 (43.75%) High Availability
7 7 (43.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (43.75%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (37.50%) VPN
8 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
9 5 (31.25%) Wireless
9 5 (31.25%) IP Telephony
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (31.25%) IronPort
9 5 (31.25%) CA
9 5 (31.25%) Nokia
9 5 (31.25%) MPLS
9 5 (31.25%) IBM
9 5 (31.25%) HP
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (31.25%) Network Management
10 4 (25.00%) SLA
11 3 (18.75%) Information Security
11 3 (18.75%) Nessus
11 3 (18.75%) Snort
11 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering

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 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 12 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 11 (68.75%) FWSM
3 10 (62.50%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (37.50%) VPN
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (31.25%) IP Telephony
6 5 (31.25%) MPLS
6 5 (31.25%) Wireless
7 3 (18.75%) BGP
7 3 (18.75%) Internet
7 3 (18.75%) OSPF
7 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
8 2 (12.50%) Network Security
8 2 (12.50%) PPP
8 2 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
9 1 (6.25%) IPsec
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Data Centre Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) SOC Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Data Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (43.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (18.75%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) High Availability
2 5 (31.25%) Network Management
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (18.75%) Security Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) SIEM
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
1 3 (18.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CCIE
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (18.75%) Nessus
2 3 (18.75%) QRadar
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) CheckPoint
3 12 (75.00%) SolarWinds
4 8 (50.00%) F5
5 5 (31.25%) CA
5 5 (31.25%) HP
5 5 (31.25%) IBM
5 5 (31.25%) IronPort
5 5 (31.25%) Nokia
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) Intel Security
6 3 (18.75%) ScanSafe
7 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft