The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank - 54 41
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.20% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.35% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £22.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -37.93%
Cisco ASA
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 74 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.25% 14.80% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 37
Average daily rate £325 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
Average hourly rate £27.50 £43.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +118.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Gloucestershire region.

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (66.67%) SonicWALL
3 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Aruba
5 2 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (33.33%) Firmware
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) MCSE
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) LAN

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (16.67%) HSRP
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VRRP
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Support
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) SonicWALL
3 2 (33.33%) Aruba
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft