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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 106 102 117
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 14 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.72% 0.85% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.79% 5.76% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 5
Median daily rate £375 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £285 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-42.30% +11.42%
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
369 417 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.92% 14.75% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 205 157
Median daily rate £340 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £36.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.16% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +21 9 £375 +25.00% 1
Glasgow -4 2 - - 1
West Lothian - 2 £225 - 2
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (81.48%) Firewall
3 20 (74.07%) CheckPoint
4 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (55.56%) CCNP
5 15 (55.56%) Network Security
6 14 (51.85%) OSPF
7 13 (48.15%) BGP
7 13 (48.15%) Data Centre
8 12 (44.44%) MPLS
9 10 (37.04%) CCNA
9 10 (37.04%) F5
10 9 (33.33%) Wireless
11 8 (29.63%) LAN
11 8 (29.63%) WAN
11 8 (29.63%) EIGRP
12 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (22.22%) FortiGate
13 6 (22.22%) VPN
13 6 (22.22%) Migration
13 6 (22.22%) Blue Coat
14 5 (18.52%) Finance
14 5 (18.52%) CCIE
14 5 (18.52%) Degree
14 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 4 (14.81%) VLAN
15 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
15 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
15 4 (14.81%) VoIP
15 4 (14.81%) BIG-IP

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 22 (81.48%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) Network Security
3 14 (51.85%) OSPF
4 13 (48.15%) BGP
5 12 (44.44%) MPLS
6 9 (33.33%) Wireless
7 8 (29.63%) EIGRP
7 8 (29.63%) LAN
7 8 (29.63%) WAN
8 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (22.22%) VPN
10 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (14.81%) BIG-IP
11 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (14.81%) VLAN
11 4 (14.81%) VoIP
12 3 (11.11%) DNS
12 3 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
12 3 (11.11%) WLAN
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Law
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Network Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Security Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Consultant
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Network Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Check Point Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Firewall Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Security Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Network Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Change Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Project Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) 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
2 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
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 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (55.56%) CCNP
3 10 (37.04%) CCNA
4 5 (18.52%) CCIE
4 5 (18.52%) Degree
5 3 (11.11%) CCSA
5 3 (11.11%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) 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
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) CheckPoint
3 10 (37.04%) F5
4 6 (22.22%) Blue Coat
5 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
6 3 (11.11%) Intel Security
6 3 (11.11%) Juniper
7 2 (7.41%) Brocade
7 2 (7.41%) Infoblox
8 1 (3.70%) Avaya
8 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
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