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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 109 112 128
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 17 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.77% 0.71% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.86% 7.40% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 4
Median daily rate £338 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £191 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £483 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+96.66% -21.05%
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
350 311 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.90% 9.64% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 127 172
Median daily rate £336 £315 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £186 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 11
Median hourly rate £14.25 £12.35 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -52.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.50 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +11 13 £350 +62.79%
Glasgow +8 4 £275 -33.33% 1
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (78.95%) Firewall
3 29 (76.32%) CheckPoint
4 23 (60.53%) Network Security
5 22 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (52.63%) CCNP
7 16 (42.11%) OSPF
8 14 (36.84%) CCNA
9 13 (34.21%) F5
10 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
10 12 (31.58%) BGP
11 11 (28.95%) LAN
12 10 (26.32%) WAN
12 10 (26.32%) EIGRP
12 10 (26.32%) MPLS
13 8 (21.05%) FortiGate
13 8 (21.05%) Cisco PIX
13 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
13 8 (21.05%) Migration
13 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (21.05%) Finance
14 7 (18.42%) Wireless
14 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
14 7 (18.42%) Intel Security
14 7 (18.42%) Cisco IOS
15 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds
15 6 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
16 5 (13.16%) VPN
16 5 (13.16%) CCIE
16 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat

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 (78.95%) Firewall
2 23 (60.53%) Network Security
3 16 (42.11%) OSPF
4 12 (31.58%) BGP
5 11 (28.95%) LAN
6 10 (26.32%) EIGRP
6 10 (26.32%) MPLS
6 10 (26.32%) WAN
7 8 (21.05%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (18.42%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
8 7 (18.42%) Wireless
9 6 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (13.16%) VPN
11 3 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 2 (5.26%) BIG-IP
12 2 (5.26%) DNS
12 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
12 2 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
12 2 (5.26%) VLAN
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Security Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Network Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Check Point Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Firewall Consultant
7 4 (10.53%) Network Security Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Security Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Network Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Security Consultant
9 2 (5.26%) Juniper Consultant
10 1 (2.63%) Cisco Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Cryptography
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
1 8 (21.05%) Migration
1 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (13.16%) Time Management
3 4 (10.53%) Escalation Management
3 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 4 (10.53%) Network Management
3 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 4 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.26%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL V2
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.63%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.63%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 22 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (52.63%) CCNP
3 14 (36.84%) CCNA
4 5 (13.16%) CCIE
4 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.53%) CCSA
5 4 (10.53%) CCSE
5 4 (10.53%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) CCDP
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Squid
2 2 (5.26%) UAG
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.63%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.63%) Cacti
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.63%) Nagios
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (76.32%) CheckPoint
3 13 (34.21%) F5
4 7 (18.42%) Intel Security
5 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds
6 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
7 4 (10.53%) Juniper
8 3 (7.89%) Avaya
9 2 (5.26%) Brocade
10 1 (2.63%) CommVault
10 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.63%) HP
10 1 (2.63%) Infoblox
10 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.63%) Sophos
10 1 (2.63%) Veritas