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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 114 104 104
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 13 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.65% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.99% 5.28% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-7.06% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.85 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+53.17% -34.71%
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
326 303 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.67% 12.27% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 136 141
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £216 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 18
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £12.05 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £22.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.95%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow 0 1 £260 - 2
Aberdeenshire - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
3 12 (70.59%) CheckPoint
4 9 (52.94%) FortiGate
5 6 (35.29%) SolarWinds
5 6 (35.29%) Squid
5 6 (35.29%) UAG
5 6 (35.29%) Avaya
5 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
6 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) Juniper
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) McAfee
6 5 (29.41%) Fortinet
6 5 (29.41%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (23.53%) CCNP
7 4 (23.53%) CCSA
8 3 (17.65%) CCNA
8 3 (17.65%) LAN
8 3 (17.65%) VPN
8 3 (17.65%) NetScreen
8 3 (17.65%) HP
8 3 (17.65%) Nokia
8 3 (17.65%) JNCIA
8 3 (17.65%) F5
8 3 (17.65%) Network Security
9 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
9 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
3 3 (17.65%) VPN
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
3 3 (17.65%) Network Security
3 3 (17.65%) NetScreen
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) MPLS
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
5 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Security Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNP
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (23.53%) CCSA
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) JNCIA
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) CCSP
4 1 (5.88%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Squid
1 6 (35.29%) UAG
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) FortiGate
2 5 (29.41%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (70.59%) CheckPoint
3 6 (35.29%) Avaya
3 6 (35.29%) SolarWinds
4 5 (29.41%) Juniper
4 5 (29.41%) McAfee
4 5 (29.41%) Fortinet
5 3 (17.65%) Nokia
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard
6 1 (5.88%) ProCurve
6 1 (5.88%) BT
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