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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 78 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.89% 1.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £351 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.14% +11.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £22.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +12.82%
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
135 121 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.37% 9.45% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 70 28
Average daily rate £350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £522 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £12.35 £11.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.39% -64.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Cisco ASA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) CheckPoint
2 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
3 8 (61.54%) Blue Coat
3 8 (61.54%) Fortinet
3 8 (61.54%) F5
3 8 (61.54%) Nokia
3 8 (61.54%) Imperva
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (30.77%) CCNP
6 3 (23.08%) CCSP
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (7.69%) BT
7 1 (7.69%) CISSP
7 1 (7.69%) Prolexic
7 1 (7.69%) ScanSafe
7 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (7.69%) Network Security

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
General
1 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall Support
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Change Management
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNP
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCSP
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) CheckPoint
3 8 (61.54%) Nokia
3 8 (61.54%) Blue Coat
3 8 (61.54%) Fortinet
3 8 (61.54%) Imperva
3 8 (61.54%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Prolexic
4 1 (7.69%) ScanSafe
4 1 (7.69%) BT