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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 61 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 14 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.50% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% 1.23% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 1
Median daily rate £353 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.88 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+67.44% +22.15%
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
161 81 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.24% 9.04% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 54 64
Median daily rate £365 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £120 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £24.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.46% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £15.16 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £100.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) Firewall
3 17 (80.95%) VPN
3 17 (80.95%) CheckPoint
4 13 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (57.14%) Wireless
6 11 (52.38%) SolarWinds
7 10 (47.62%) HP
8 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (42.86%) IPsec
8 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
9 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
9 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
9 8 (38.10%) FWSM
9 8 (38.10%) IronPort
9 8 (38.10%) Nokia
9 8 (38.10%) Juniper
10 7 (33.33%) CA
10 7 (33.33%) MPLS
10 7 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
10 7 (33.33%) SLA
10 7 (33.33%) CCNA
10 7 (33.33%) IBM
10 7 (33.33%) IP Telephony
10 7 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
10 7 (33.33%) Network Management
10 7 (33.33%) Unified Communications
11 6 (28.57%) JNCIA
12 5 (23.81%) Migration
12 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi

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 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 17 (80.95%) VPN
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (57.14%) Wireless
5 9 (42.86%) IPsec
6 8 (38.10%) FWSM
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
7 7 (33.33%) IP Telephony
7 7 (33.33%) MPLS
7 7 (33.33%) Unified Communications
8 5 (23.81%) Network Security
8 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (19.05%) DNS
9 4 (19.05%) Internet
9 4 (19.05%) Junos
9 4 (19.05%) OSPF
9 4 (19.05%) SSL
9 4 (19.05%) TACACS
9 4 (19.05%) VoIP
10 3 (14.29%) DHCP
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Network Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Network Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Network Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Network Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) Network Support
6 2 (9.52%) Network Support Technician
6 2 (9.52%) Network Technician
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) PKI
3 3 (14.29%) CESG
4 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Network Management
2 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 5 (23.81%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (19.05%) Security Hardening
4 3 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Network Design
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security
6 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) SIEM
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) CCNA
4 6 (28.57%) JNCIA
5 4 (19.05%) CCNP
6 3 (14.29%) CCDP
6 3 (14.29%) JNCIP
7 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.76%) Nessus
2 1 (4.76%) QRadar
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (80.95%) CheckPoint
3 11 (52.38%) SolarWinds
4 10 (47.62%) HP
5 8 (38.10%) IronPort
5 8 (38.10%) Juniper
5 8 (38.10%) Nokia
6 7 (33.33%) CA
6 7 (33.33%) IBM
7 4 (19.05%) F5
7 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
8 3 (14.29%) Dell
9 1 (4.76%) Citrix
9 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
9 1 (4.76%) Meraki
9 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.76%) ScanSafe