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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 87 88 84
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 18 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.97% 0.78% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.55% 6.60% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 1
Median daily rate £350 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+109.05% -2.15%
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
275 212 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.86% 11.81% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 112 85
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 19
Median hourly rate £20.73 £13.88 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.35% -44.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 26 August 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 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (93.33%) Firewall
3 23 (76.67%) CheckPoint
4 20 (66.67%) Network Security
5 16 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (53.33%) Kalman Filter
5 16 (53.33%) Clearswift
5 16 (53.33%) ITIL
6 15 (50.00%) SSL
6 15 (50.00%) SmoothWall
7 14 (46.67%) Data Centre
8 13 (43.33%) PKI
8 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (40.00%) CCNP
9 12 (40.00%) WAN
10 10 (33.33%) CISSP
11 9 (30.00%) VoIP
11 9 (30.00%) CISM
11 9 (30.00%) Service Delivery
11 9 (30.00%) Migration
11 9 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (30.00%) Application Rationalisation
11 9 (30.00%) ITIL V3
12 8 (26.67%) SIEM
12 8 (26.67%) QA
12 8 (26.67%) Avaya
12 8 (26.67%) Email Filtering
13 7 (23.33%) Web Filtering
13 7 (23.33%) Threat Management

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 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (93.33%) Firewall
2 20 (66.67%) Network Security
3 15 (50.00%) SSL
4 12 (40.00%) WAN
5 9 (30.00%) VoIP
6 4 (13.33%) Wireless
7 3 (10.00%) LAN
7 3 (10.00%) WLAN
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (6.67%) FWSM
8 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (6.67%) IPsec
8 2 (6.67%) OpenScape
8 2 (6.67%) SAN
8 2 (6.67%) VPN
9 1 (3.33%) HSRP
9 1 (3.33%) VLAN
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Network Security Manager
1 14 (46.67%) Security Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Network Manager
3 6 (20.00%) ICT Assistant
3 6 (20.00%) ICT Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Security Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Firewall Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) ICT Network Manager
6 3 (10.00%) IT Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Network Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 13 (43.33%) PKI
3 3 (10.00%) EFT
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Life Science
4 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) ITIL
1 16 (53.33%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (30.00%) Application Rationalisation
2 9 (30.00%) ITIL V3
2 9 (30.00%) Migration
2 9 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 9 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (26.67%) Email Filtering
3 8 (26.67%) SIEM
4 7 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Threat Management
4 7 (23.33%) Web Filtering
5 5 (16.67%) Change Control
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.00%) Threat Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Security Management
8 2 (6.67%) Service Management
9 1 (3.33%) Change Management
9 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (40.00%) CCNP
2 12 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (33.33%) CISSP
4 9 (30.00%) CISM
5 7 (23.33%) CCENT
5 7 (23.33%) CISMP
6 6 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (20.00%) CLAS
7 4 (13.33%) CCNA
8 3 (10.00%) DBS Check
9 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (26.67%) QA
3 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (50.00%) SmoothWall
2 2 (6.67%) Cacti
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (76.67%) CheckPoint
3 16 (53.33%) Clearswift
4 8 (26.67%) Avaya
5 7 (23.33%) Kaspersky
6 3 (10.00%) F5
6 3 (10.00%) IronPort
6 3 (10.00%) Sophos
7 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.67%) Polycom
7 2 (6.67%) Siemens
7 2 (6.67%) VMware
8 1 (3.33%) Citrix
8 1 (3.33%) GFI Software
8 1 (3.33%) Juniper
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago