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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 64 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 10 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.08% 0.73% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.63% 7.48% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £375 £245 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.06% -21.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £205 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £310 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-42.30% +11.42%
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
131 147 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.16% 9.81% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 56 56
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £446 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.43 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 5 December 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (90.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (75.00%) Firewall
4 11 (55.00%) CCNP
4 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (55.00%) MPLS
4 11 (55.00%) Network Security
4 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (40.00%) OSPF
5 8 (40.00%) BGP
5 8 (40.00%) F5
6 7 (35.00%) Blue Coat
7 6 (30.00%) Migration
7 6 (30.00%) Finance
7 6 (30.00%) FortiGate
8 5 (25.00%) CCIE
9 4 (20.00%) BIG-IP
9 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (20.00%) CCSA
9 4 (20.00%) CCSE
9 4 (20.00%) CCNA
9 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (15.00%) Law
10 3 (15.00%) Wireless
10 3 (15.00%) VPN
10 3 (15.00%) DNS
11 2 (10.00%) Banking
11 2 (10.00%) LAN

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 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) MPLS
2 11 (55.00%) Network Security
3 8 (40.00%) BGP
3 8 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (20.00%) BIG-IP
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (15.00%) DNS
5 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (15.00%) VPN
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless
6 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (10.00%) LAN
6 2 (10.00%) WAN
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (5.00%) FWSM
7 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.00%) VoIP
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Law
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Check Point Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Network Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Network Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
2 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.00%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Network Design
3 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.00%) Release Management
3 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) CCNP
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (25.00%) CCIE
3 4 (20.00%) CCNA
3 4 (20.00%) CCSA
3 4 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.00%) Cacti
2 1 (5.00%) Nagios
2 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (90.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (40.00%) F5
4 7 (35.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (10.00%) Infoblox
5 2 (10.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds