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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank - 74 59
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.14% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £388 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.09% +21.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £23.00 £22.31
% change year-on-year
+71.73% +3.08%
Cisco ASA
Scotland

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
156 140 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.66% 11.20% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 70 29
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £128 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) Imperva
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (25.00%) UAG
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (25.00%) Prolexic
4 1 (25.00%) ScanSafe
4 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (25.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (25.00%) BT
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
4 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
4 1 (25.00%) Squid
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Nokia

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) UAG
1 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (25.00%) Squid
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Imperva
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Prolexic
3 1 (25.00%) ScanSafe
3 1 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia