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 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 33 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.85% 0.75% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 4.17% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Median daily rate £375 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-48.71% +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 Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 72 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.67% 18.00% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 62 47
Median daily rate £375 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

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 22 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) F5
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) SLA
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) CCNP
3 5 (41.67%) CCIP
4 4 (33.33%) CCDP
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Wireless
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (25.00%) Splunk
5 3 (25.00%) SIEM
5 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (25.00%) ScanSafe
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security
5 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (25.00%) PKI

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 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) WLAN
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SIEM Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Splunk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (25.00%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) SIEM
2 3 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCIP
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCDP
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
2 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Nessus
1 3 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (8.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) ScanSafe
2 3 (25.00%) Sourcefire
2 3 (25.00%) Splunk
2 3 (25.00%) Symantec