The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 93 64 88
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +24
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 10 36 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.54% 2.13% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 14.94% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 0
Median daily rate £300 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-48.07% +69.56%
Cisco ASA
North 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 Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
260 241 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.15% 14.29% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 115 55
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
1 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (59.26%) Network Security
3 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (48.15%) ITIL
4 13 (48.15%) CheckPoint
5 12 (44.44%) Wireless
5 12 (44.44%) CCNP
6 11 (40.74%) VoIP
7 10 (37.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 10 (37.04%) SSL
7 10 (37.04%) VPN
8 9 (33.33%) WAN
8 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
9 7 (25.93%) SIEM
9 7 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (25.93%) DNS
10 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 6 (22.22%) DHCP
10 6 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (18.52%) CISMP
11 5 (18.52%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (18.52%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (18.52%) Fortinet
11 5 (18.52%) PKI
11 5 (18.52%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (18.52%) CCENT
11 5 (18.52%) Kaspersky
11 5 (18.52%) Network Monitoring

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (59.26%) Network Security
3 12 (44.44%) Wireless
4 11 (40.74%) VoIP
5 10 (37.04%) SSL
5 10 (37.04%) VPN
6 9 (33.33%) WAN
7 7 (25.93%) DNS
8 6 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (22.22%) DHCP
8 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 5 (18.52%) BGP
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (18.52%) FWSM
9 5 (18.52%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (18.52%) IPsec
9 5 (18.52%) OSPF
9 5 (18.52%) SAN
9 5 (18.52%) WLAN
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Network Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Firewall Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Network Security Manager
5 5 (18.52%) Security Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Firewall Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) ICT Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Network Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Network Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) 802.1X
2 2 (7.41%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) PKI
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Statistics
3 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 10 (37.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 9 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 7 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (25.93%) SIEM
5 5 (18.52%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (18.52%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Service Management
5 5 (18.52%) Threat Management
6 4 (14.81%) Application Rationalisation
6 4 (14.81%) Migration
7 3 (11.11%) Coaching
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.41%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (7.41%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (7.41%) Web Filtering
9 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.70%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Perl
1 2 (7.41%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (44.44%) CCNP
3 5 (18.52%) CCENT
3 5 (18.52%) CCNA
3 5 (18.52%) CESG Certified Professional
3 5 (18.52%) CISM
3 5 (18.52%) CISMP
3 5 (18.52%) CISSP
3 5 (18.52%) CLAS
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (11.11%) CCIE
4 3 (11.11%) CCSA
5 1 (3.70%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SmoothWall
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.70%) Proventia
3 1 (3.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (48.15%) CheckPoint
3 5 (18.52%) Clearswift
3 5 (18.52%) Fortinet
3 5 (18.52%) Juniper
3 5 (18.52%) Kaspersky
4 3 (11.11%) Aruba
4 3 (11.11%) F5
4 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
5 2 (7.41%) Polycom
5 2 (7.41%) Siemens
6 1 (3.70%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (3.70%) Forcepoint
6 1 (3.70%) GFI Software
6 1 (3.70%) IronPort
6 1 (3.70%) Meraki
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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