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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 95 80 86
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 13 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.73% 1.06% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.47% 8.66% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 1
Median daily rate £350 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+96.66% -35.71%
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
291 231 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.23% 12.26% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 131 106
Median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £255 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £475 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 16
Median hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -43.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £10.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.76 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 1 £539 -
Cisco ASA
North West

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (87.88%) Firewall
3 25 (75.76%) CheckPoint
4 22 (66.67%) Network Security
5 17 (51.52%) ITIL
6 16 (48.48%) SSL
6 16 (48.48%) Clearswift
6 16 (48.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (48.48%) Kalman Filter
6 16 (48.48%) Data Centre
7 15 (45.45%) SmoothWall
8 14 (42.42%) WAN
9 13 (39.39%) PKI
10 12 (36.36%) CCNP
10 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (30.30%) CISSP
11 10 (30.30%) Service Delivery
12 9 (27.27%) Migration
12 9 (27.27%) CISM
12 9 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 9 (27.27%) ITIL V3
12 9 (27.27%) Application Rationalisation
13 8 (24.24%) Email Filtering
13 8 (24.24%) SIEM
13 8 (24.24%) QA
13 8 (24.24%) Avaya
13 8 (24.24%) VoIP
14 7 (21.21%) CCENT
14 7 (21.21%) Kaspersky

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 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (87.88%) Firewall
2 22 (66.67%) Network Security
3 16 (48.48%) SSL
4 14 (42.42%) WAN
5 8 (24.24%) VoIP
6 6 (18.18%) LAN
7 5 (15.15%) Wireless
8 3 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (9.09%) SAN
8 3 (9.09%) WLAN
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (6.06%) FWSM
9 2 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
9 2 (6.06%) IPsec
9 2 (6.06%) OpenScape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Network Security Manager
1 14 (42.42%) Security Manager
2 7 (21.21%) Network Manager
3 6 (18.18%) ICT Assistant
3 6 (18.18%) ICT Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Check Point Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Firewall Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Network Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Security Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Security Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) ICT Network Manager
6 3 (9.09%) IT Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Data Centre
2 13 (39.39%) PKI
3 4 (12.12%) EFT
4 2 (6.06%) Life Science
4 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) ITIL
2 16 (48.48%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (30.30%) Service Delivery
4 9 (27.27%) Application Rationalisation
4 9 (27.27%) ITIL V3
4 9 (27.27%) Migration
4 9 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (24.24%) Email Filtering
5 8 (24.24%) SIEM
6 7 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Threat Management
6 7 (21.21%) Web Filtering
7 6 (18.18%) Change Control
8 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
9 3 (9.09%) Threat Analysis
10 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
10 2 (6.06%) Security Management
10 2 (6.06%) Service Management
11 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
11 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) CCNP
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (30.30%) CISSP
3 9 (27.27%) CISM
4 7 (21.21%) CCENT
4 7 (21.21%) CISMP
5 6 (18.18%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (18.18%) CLAS
6 3 (9.09%) CCNA
6 3 (9.09%) DBS Check
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (48.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (24.24%) QA
3 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) SmoothWall
2 2 (6.06%) Cacti
3 1 (3.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (75.76%) CheckPoint
3 16 (48.48%) Clearswift
4 8 (24.24%) Avaya
5 7 (21.21%) Kaspersky
6 6 (18.18%) F5
7 4 (12.12%) IronPort
7 4 (12.12%) Sophos
8 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.09%) VMware
9 2 (6.06%) Juniper
9 2 (6.06%) Polycom
9 2 (6.06%) Siemens
10 1 (3.03%) Apple
10 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
10 1 (3.03%) Citrix
10 1 (3.03%) Dell
10 1 (3.03%) GFI Software
10 1 (3.03%) Motorola