The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 66 69 69
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.13% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 0.93% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £347 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.91% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.88 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+67.44% +22.15%
Cisco ASA
North 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 Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
130 107 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.67% 11.40% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 58 62
Median daily rate £400 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 13
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Cheshire region.

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sandbach - 1 £300 -
Cisco ASA
North West

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (40.00%) CCIE
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) CCDP
4 2 (40.00%) Nokia
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design
4 2 (40.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (20.00%) WSUS
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCDP
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Nokia
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (20.00%) VMware