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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
UK / Scotland
Rank 95 122 114
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 11 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.49% 2.27% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Median daily rate £400 £325 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £339 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.79% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £32.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-47.89% +45.00%

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
245 352 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.11% 13.68% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 169 165
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 8
Median hourly rate £46.00 £16.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+187.50% -45.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £17.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +25 5 £475 -
Glasgow -2 2 £400 +20.75%
North Lanarkshire 0 1 £250 -9.09%
West Lothian - 1 £250 -
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 17 (62.96%) Firewall
3 16 (59.26%) CheckPoint
4 14 (51.85%) F5
5 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (48.15%) Data Centre
6 12 (44.44%) Network Security
7 11 (40.74%) CCNP
8 8 (29.63%) OSPF
8 8 (29.63%) Blue Coat
9 7 (25.93%) BIG-IP
9 7 (25.93%) MPLS
9 7 (25.93%) BGP
9 7 (25.93%) CCNA
10 6 (22.22%) Law
10 6 (22.22%) DNS
10 6 (22.22%) WAN
10 6 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (18.52%) FortiGate
11 5 (18.52%) VLAN
11 5 (18.52%) Degree
11 5 (18.52%) LAN
11 5 (18.52%) VoIP
11 5 (18.52%) Juniper
11 5 (18.52%) Migration
11 5 (18.52%) Wireless
12 4 (14.81%) EIGRP
12 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS

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 17 (62.96%) Firewall
2 12 (44.44%) Network Security
3 8 (29.63%) OSPF
4 7 (25.93%) BGP
4 7 (25.93%) BIG-IP
4 7 (25.93%) MPLS
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (22.22%) DNS
5 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (22.22%) WAN
6 5 (18.52%) LAN
6 5 (18.52%) VLAN
6 5 (18.52%) VoIP
6 5 (18.52%) Wireless
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (14.81%) EIGRP
8 3 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (11.11%) H.323
8 3 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 6 (22.22%) Law
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Consultant
2 7 (25.93%) Network Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Network Security Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Security Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Network Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Network Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Migration
2 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) Fault Analysis
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%) Network Monitoring
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 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (40.74%) CCNP
3 7 (25.93%) CCNA
4 5 (18.52%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) CCIE
5 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) CCENT
6 1 (3.70%) CCSE
6 1 (3.70%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
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 16 (59.26%) CheckPoint
3 14 (51.85%) F5
4 8 (29.63%) Blue Coat
5 5 (18.52%) Juniper
6 2 (7.41%) Infoblox
6 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.70%) Avaya
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) Progress