The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 65 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 3 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.38% 0.57% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.83% 5.76% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £475 £300 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -2.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.08% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.94 £39.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-48.87% +21.87%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
106 139 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.40% 9.98% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 51 51
Median daily rate £375 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £410 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £52.00 £38.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.06% +35.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) CheckPoint
3 13 (68.42%) Firewall
4 11 (57.89%) MPLS
5 10 (52.63%) F5
6 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
6 9 (47.37%) Network Security
7 8 (42.11%) OSPF
7 8 (42.11%) BGP
7 8 (42.11%) CCNP
7 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (31.58%) Migration
8 6 (31.58%) Blue Coat
9 5 (26.32%) BIG-IP
10 4 (21.05%) DNS
10 4 (21.05%) Finance
10 4 (21.05%) Law
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (21.05%) FortiGate
10 4 (21.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (21.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 3 (15.79%) Wireless
11 3 (15.79%) VPN
12 2 (10.53%) WAN
12 2 (10.53%) CCIE
12 2 (10.53%) LAN
12 2 (10.53%) Juniper
12 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
12 2 (10.53%) Banking
12 2 (10.53%) Infoblox

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 13 (68.42%) Firewall
2 11 (57.89%) MPLS
3 9 (47.37%) Network Security
4 8 (42.11%) BGP
4 8 (42.11%) OSPF
5 5 (26.32%) BIG-IP
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (21.05%) DNS
6 4 (21.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (21.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (15.79%) VPN
7 3 (15.79%) Wireless
8 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
8 2 (10.53%) LAN
8 2 (10.53%) WAN
9 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (5.26%) FWSM
9 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
9 1 (5.26%) VoIP
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
1 4 (21.05%) Law
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Network Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Network Security Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Security Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Check Point Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Security Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Network Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Project Change Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) CMDB
2 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 1 (5.26%) Change Management
2 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.26%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
2 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.26%) Network Design
2 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.26%) Release Management
2 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
2 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.26%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) CCNP
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCIE
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) CCSA
3 1 (5.26%) CCSE
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.26%) Cacti
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) CheckPoint
3 10 (52.63%) F5
4 6 (31.58%) Blue Coat
5 2 (10.53%) Infoblox
5 2 (10.53%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
Edinburgh
ECS
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago