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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 87 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 11 30 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.60% 1.98% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.86% 13.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 0
Median daily rate £381 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
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
285 230 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.63% 15.15% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 111 49
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 9
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

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 25 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 17 (62.96%) Network Security
3 16 (59.26%) CheckPoint
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (40.74%) ITIL
6 10 (37.04%) CCNP
7 9 (33.33%) SSL
7 9 (33.33%) Wireless
7 9 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (29.63%) Load Balancing
8 8 (29.63%) SIEM
8 8 (29.63%) VoIP
9 7 (25.93%) WAN
9 7 (25.93%) VPN
9 7 (25.93%) Clearswift
9 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (25.93%) SmoothWall
10 6 (22.22%) Threat Management
10 6 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (22.22%) CISMP
10 6 (22.22%) PKI
10 6 (22.22%) CCENT
10 6 (22.22%) Kaspersky
10 6 (22.22%) CISSP
11 5 (18.52%) CCNA
11 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
11 5 (18.52%) DNS
11 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification

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 17 (62.96%) Network Security
3 9 (33.33%) SSL
3 9 (33.33%) Wireless
4 8 (29.63%) VoIP
5 7 (25.93%) VPN
5 7 (25.93%) WAN
6 5 (18.52%) DNS
6 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
7 4 (14.81%) BGP
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (14.81%) DHCP
7 4 (14.81%) OSPF
8 3 (11.11%) BIG-IP
8 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (11.11%) IPsec
8 3 (11.11%) LAN
8 3 (11.11%) SAN
8 3 (11.11%) WLAN
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Network Security Manager
4 7 (25.93%) Security Manager
5 5 (18.52%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Firewall Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) ICT Assistant
7 3 (11.11%) ICT Manager
7 3 (11.11%) Network Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Network Manager
7 3 (11.11%) Network Security Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Security Consultant
8 2 (7.41%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) IP Network Consultant
8 2 (7.41%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) 802.1X
2 2 (7.41%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) PKI
2 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Statistics
5 1 (3.70%) EFT
5 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 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (29.63%) Load Balancing
3 8 (29.63%) SIEM
4 6 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Threat Management
5 4 (14.81%) Application Rationalisation
5 4 (14.81%) Migration
5 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (11.11%) Coaching
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (7.41%) Web Filtering
8 1 (3.70%) Change Management
8 1 (3.70%) Email Filtering
8 1 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (3.70%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Perl
1 2 (7.41%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (37.04%) CCNP
3 6 (22.22%) CCENT
3 6 (22.22%) CISMP
3 6 (22.22%) CISSP
4 5 (18.52%) CCNA
4 5 (18.52%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (18.52%) CISM
4 5 (18.52%) CLAS
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (11.11%) CCIE
5 3 (11.11%) CCSA
6 1 (3.70%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) 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 7 (25.93%) 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 16 (59.26%) CheckPoint
3 7 (25.93%) Clearswift
4 6 (22.22%) Kaspersky
5 5 (18.52%) Juniper
6 4 (14.81%) F5
6 4 (14.81%) Fortinet
7 3 (11.11%) Aruba
7 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 3 (11.11%) VMware
8 2 (7.41%) Citrix
8 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
9 1 (3.70%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (3.70%) Forcepoint
9 1 (3.70%) GFI Software
9 1 (3.70%) IronPort
9 1 (3.70%) Meraki
9 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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Posted: Yesterday
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