The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
UK / Scotland
Rank 99 111 112
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 7 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.43% 0.66% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 4.56% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 5
Median daily rate £250 £331 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £310 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £450 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-48.71% +73.33%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
294 373 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.85% 14.42% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 186 156
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 11
Median hourly rate £46.00 £27.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.80% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.83 £15.55 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £43.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +17 3 £475 +58.33% 1
West Lothian - 3 £238 - 2
North Lanarkshire - 1 £250 -
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) Firewall
3 18 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (51.85%) OSPF
6 13 (48.15%) BGP
6 13 (48.15%) Network Security
7 12 (44.44%) MPLS
7 12 (44.44%) CCNP
8 11 (40.74%) F5
8 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
9 9 (33.33%) WAN
10 8 (29.63%) Wireless
10 8 (29.63%) CCNA
10 8 (29.63%) LAN
10 8 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (25.93%) EIGRP
12 6 (22.22%) VPN
12 6 (22.22%) Migration
13 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
13 5 (18.52%) VoIP
13 5 (18.52%) FortiGate
13 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (18.52%) BIG-IP
13 5 (18.52%) VLAN
13 5 (18.52%) Degree
14 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 4 (14.81%) DNS
14 4 (14.81%) Finance

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) Firewall
2 14 (51.85%) OSPF
3 13 (48.15%) BGP
3 13 (48.15%) Network Security
4 12 (44.44%) MPLS
5 9 (33.33%) WAN
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (29.63%) LAN
6 8 (29.63%) Wireless
7 7 (25.93%) EIGRP
8 6 (22.22%) VPN
9 5 (18.52%) BIG-IP
9 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (18.52%) VLAN
9 5 (18.52%) VoIP
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (14.81%) DNS
10 4 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 3 (11.11%) H.323
11 3 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Law
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Network Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Network Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Support
7 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) CMDB
3 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Migration
2 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Network Design
4 1 (3.70%) Network Management
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Release Management
4 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (44.44%) CCNP
3 8 (29.63%) CCNA
4 5 (18.52%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) CCIE
6 1 (3.70%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.70%) Cacti
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
2 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (3.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 11 (40.74%) F5
4 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
5 3 (11.11%) Juniper
5 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 2 (7.41%) Infoblox
6 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.70%) Avaya
7 1 (3.70%) Brocade
7 1 (3.70%) Progress
Edinburgh
ECS
Rate: Competitive
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