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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 123 126 132
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 12 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.37% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.25% 3.85% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Median daily rate £328 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.60% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.88 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+67.44% +22.15%
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
369 312 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.88% 9.74% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 130 199
Median daily rate £330 £313 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 16
Median hourly rate £41.00 £13.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+209.43% -24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £12.35 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £29.17 £21.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 29 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 29 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
Edinburgh -4 8 £340 -20.00%
Glasgow +3 3 £303 -26.66%
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 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 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (81.08%) Firewall
3 29 (78.38%) CheckPoint
4 19 (51.35%) Network Security
5 16 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (37.84%) CCNA
7 13 (35.14%) CCNP
8 11 (29.73%) LAN
8 11 (29.73%) EIGRP
9 10 (27.03%) WAN
9 10 (27.03%) OSPF
9 10 (27.03%) F5
9 10 (27.03%) FortiGate
10 9 (24.32%) Load Balancing
10 9 (24.32%) Intel Security
10 9 (24.32%) VPN
11 8 (21.62%) BGP
11 8 (21.62%) Finance
11 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (21.62%) Cisco PIX
11 8 (21.62%) SolarWinds
12 7 (18.92%) Wireless
12 7 (18.92%) MPLS
12 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
12 7 (18.92%) Windows
13 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
13 6 (16.22%) Avaya
13 6 (16.22%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
13 6 (16.22%) Windows Server

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 30 (81.08%) Firewall
2 19 (51.35%) Network Security
3 11 (29.73%) EIGRP
3 11 (29.73%) LAN
4 10 (27.03%) OSPF
4 10 (27.03%) WAN
5 9 (24.32%) VPN
6 8 (21.62%) BGP
6 8 (21.62%) Cisco PIX
7 7 (18.92%) MPLS
7 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
7 7 (18.92%) Wireless
8 6 (16.22%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (13.51%) Ethernet
10 2 (5.41%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (5.41%) DHCP
10 2 (5.41%) DNS
10 2 (5.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (5.41%) IPsec
10 2 (5.41%) WLAN
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Network Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Network Security Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Security Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Security Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Check Point Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Firewall Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Network Specialist
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Juniper Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Network Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Cryptography
3 3 (8.11%) Clustering
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Replication
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.41%) Android
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Load Balancing
2 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.51%) ITIL
3 5 (13.51%) Time Management
4 4 (10.81%) Escalation Management
4 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL V2
4 4 (10.81%) Migration
4 4 (10.81%) Network Management
4 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.81%) Project Management
4 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.81%) Service Management
4 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.41%) Information Security
5 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.41%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (37.84%) CCNA
3 13 (35.14%) CCNP
4 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.81%) CCIE
5 4 (10.81%) CCSA
5 4 (10.81%) CCSE
6 3 (8.11%) Degree
7 1 (2.70%) CCDA
7 1 (2.70%) CCDP
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Squid
2 4 (10.81%) UAG
3 2 (5.41%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) FortiGate
2 3 (8.11%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.41%) AirWatch
3 2 (5.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (78.38%) CheckPoint
3 10 (27.03%) F5
4 9 (24.32%) Intel Security
5 8 (21.62%) SolarWinds
6 6 (16.22%) Avaya
7 4 (10.81%) Blue Coat
8 3 (8.11%) Juniper
9 2 (5.41%) Brocade
9 2 (5.41%) CommVault
9 2 (5.41%) HP
9 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.41%) Sophos
9 2 (5.41%) Veritas
10 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.70%) Mitel
10 1 (2.70%) Riverbed