The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 41 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.62% - 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.23% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +69.56%
Cisco ASA
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 36 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.52% 12.68% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 20 11
Median daily rate £500 £275 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £120 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £321 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £150.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Sheffield region.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Sheffield region.

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (95.00%) CheckPoint
3 16 (80.00%) Firewall
4 15 (75.00%) Network Security
4 15 (75.00%) F5
5 9 (45.00%) CCSA
6 8 (40.00%) Check Point Certification
6 8 (40.00%) Internet
7 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (35.00%) CCNA
7 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (25.00%) CCNP
9 4 (20.00%) CCDA
9 4 (20.00%) CCDP
9 4 (20.00%) CCSE
9 4 (20.00%) Cramer
10 3 (15.00%) Service Management
10 3 (15.00%) DMZ
10 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (15.00%) Wireless
10 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (15.00%) ITIL
11 2 (10.00%) Web Filtering
11 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (10.00%) Change Control
11 2 (10.00%) Office 365
11 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
11 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
11 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 2 (10.00%) MS Office

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) Network Security
3 8 (40.00%) Internet
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (15.00%) DMZ
5 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Check Point Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
1 3 (15.00%) Service Management
2 2 (10.00%) Change Control
2 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (10.00%) Web Filtering
2 2 (10.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CCSA
2 8 (40.00%) Check Point Certification
3 7 (35.00%) CCNA
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (25.00%) CCNP
5 4 (20.00%) CCDA
5 4 (20.00%) CCDP
5 4 (20.00%) CCSE
6 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (95.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (75.00%) F5
4 4 (20.00%) Cramer
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto