The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 40 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.24% 1.39% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 9.84% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Median daily rate £425 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-42.30% +11.42%
Cisco ASA
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 61 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.91% 14.15% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 51 33
Median daily rate £400 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) F5
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (36.36%) Symantec
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) WLAN
5 3 (27.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (27.27%) Information Security
5 3 (27.27%) ScanSafe
5 3 (27.27%) Splunk
5 3 (27.27%) SIEM
5 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (27.27%) Nessus
5 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire
5 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (27.27%) PKI
5 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (27.27%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (27.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) WLAN
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SIEM Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Splunk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 3 (27.27%) PKI
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security
1 3 (27.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
1 3 (27.27%) SIEM
1 3 (27.27%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (9.09%) Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CCDP
2 1 (9.09%) CCIP
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) NFS
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (27.27%) Nessus
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 1 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) F5
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Symantec
4 3 (27.27%) ScanSafe
4 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire
4 3 (27.27%) Splunk
5 1 (9.09%) Altiris
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) VMware