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 1 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 128 122 130
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 21 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.72% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.75% 2.03% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 2
Median daily rate £355 £275 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.09% -3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £267 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £335 £317
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +69.56%
Cisco ASA
UK

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
560 296 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.21% 9.85% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 115 214
Median daily rate £330 £298 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.92% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.35 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 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
Glasgow - 7 £343 -
Edinburgh +2 6 £403 +15.00%
West Lothian +13 3 £310 +14.81%
Renfrewshire - 3 £290 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £375 -
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (79.41%) Firewall
3 25 (73.53%) CheckPoint
4 17 (50.00%) Network Security
5 14 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (38.24%) CCNP
6 13 (38.24%) CCNA
7 9 (26.47%) LAN
7 9 (26.47%) FortiGate
8 8 (23.53%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (23.53%) F5
8 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
8 8 (23.53%) WAN
8 8 (23.53%) EIGRP
9 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (20.59%) Windows
9 7 (20.59%) OSPF
9 7 (20.59%) Intel Security
10 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
10 6 (17.65%) Avaya
10 6 (17.65%) ITIL
10 6 (17.65%) VPN
10 6 (17.65%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
10 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
11 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
11 5 (14.71%) Time Management
11 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
11 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared

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 27 (79.41%) Firewall
2 17 (50.00%) Network Security
3 9 (26.47%) LAN
4 8 (23.53%) Cisco PIX
4 8 (23.53%) EIGRP
4 8 (23.53%) WAN
5 7 (20.59%) OSPF
6 6 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (17.65%) VPN
7 5 (14.71%) BGP
7 5 (14.71%) Ethernet
7 5 (14.71%) MPLS
7 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (14.71%) Wireless
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (5.88%) DHCP
8 2 (5.88%) DNS
8 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.94%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (2.94%) tcpdump
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Law
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Network Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Network Security Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Security Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Network Specialist
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Check Point Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Firewall Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Juniper Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Cryptography
3 3 (8.82%) Clustering
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.88%) Android
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
2 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
4 5 (14.71%) Time Management
5 4 (11.76%) Escalation Management
5 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL V2
5 4 (11.76%) Network Management
5 4 (11.76%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) Service Management
5 4 (11.76%) Supplier Management
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security
7 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (2.94%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (38.24%) CCNA
2 13 (38.24%) CCNP
3 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
4 4 (11.76%) CCIE
5 3 (8.82%) CCSA
5 3 (8.82%) CCSE
5 3 (8.82%) Degree
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.94%) CCDA
7 1 (2.94%) CCDP
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 3 (8.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) Squid
2 4 (11.76%) UAG
3 2 (5.88%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) FortiGate
2 3 (8.82%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.88%) AirWatch
3 2 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (73.53%) CheckPoint
3 8 (23.53%) F5
4 7 (20.59%) Intel Security
5 6 (17.65%) Avaya
5 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
6 3 (8.82%) Blue Coat
6 3 (8.82%) Juniper
7 2 (5.88%) CommVault
7 2 (5.88%) HP
7 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.88%) Sophos
7 2 (5.88%) Veritas
8 1 (2.94%) Mitel