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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 63 78 75
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 13 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.29% 0.88% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.63% 10.87% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
Median daily rate £350 £215 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.79% -42.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+96.66% -21.05%
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
135 138 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.37% 8.10% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 60 40
Median daily rate £350 £375 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £209 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £464 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £11.79 £25.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.84% +108.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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
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 30 September 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) Firewall
3 16 (84.21%) CheckPoint
4 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (68.42%) CCNP
5 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
6 9 (47.37%) MPLS
6 9 (47.37%) Network Security
7 8 (42.11%) OSPF
7 8 (42.11%) BGP
7 8 (42.11%) Migration
8 7 (36.84%) Finance
9 5 (26.32%) CCNA
9 5 (26.32%) CCIE
9 5 (26.32%) Blue Coat
9 5 (26.32%) FortiGate
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (21.05%) F5
10 4 (21.05%) CCSE
10 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (21.05%) CCSA
11 3 (15.79%) Wireless
11 3 (15.79%) Juniper
12 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
12 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
12 2 (10.53%) LAN
12 2 (10.53%) WAN
12 2 (10.53%) VPN
13 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
13 1 (5.26%) Fault Analysis

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 17 (89.47%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) MPLS
2 9 (47.37%) Network Security
3 8 (42.11%) BGP
3 8 (42.11%) OSPF
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
6 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) VPN
6 2 (10.53%) WAN
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (5.26%) DNS
7 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (5.26%) FWSM
7 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.26%) VoIP
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Check Point Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Network Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Security Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Juniper Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Security Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Security Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.26%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) CCNP
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) CCIE
2 5 (26.32%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) CCSA
3 4 (21.05%) CCSE
4 1 (5.26%) CCDP
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.26%) Cacti
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (84.21%) CheckPoint
3 5 (26.32%) Blue Coat
4 4 (21.05%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) Infoblox
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds