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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 27 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.92% 0.39% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 3.03% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £21.75 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+31.04% -32.55%
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
27 33 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 12.39% 12.99% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 10
Average daily rate £275 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £525 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £18.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.54% -43.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) CESG
2 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) BlackBerry Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CESG
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba