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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 34 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 11 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.76% 3.42% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.42% 18.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £175 £395 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.08% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.94 £39.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-48.87% +21.87%

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
67 83 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 16.83% 18.91% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 52 28
Median daily rate £350 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 17 January 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 18 (72.00%) F5
4 17 (68.00%) Migration
4 17 (68.00%) Brocade
5 13 (52.00%) Firewall
6 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (40.00%) CCNA
8 9 (36.00%) MS Office
8 9 (36.00%) Blue Coat
8 9 (36.00%) NetScaler
9 8 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (32.00%) NX-OS
9 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
9 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
9 8 (32.00%) VMware
9 8 (32.00%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (28.00%) CCNP
10 7 (28.00%) FCoE
10 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (16.00%) Facilities Management
11 4 (16.00%) LAN
11 4 (16.00%) WAN
12 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
12 3 (12.00%) Velocity
12 3 (12.00%) Network Management
12 3 (12.00%) High Availability
12 3 (12.00%) OpenView
12 3 (12.00%) HP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) NetScaler
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (32.00%) NX-OS
4 7 (28.00%) FCoE
5 4 (16.00%) LAN
5 4 (16.00%) WAN
6 2 (8.00%) FWSM
6 2 (8.00%) Network Security
6 2 (8.00%) Wireless
6 2 (8.00%) WLAN
7 1 (4.00%) DHCP
7 1 (4.00%) DNS
7 1 (4.00%) SSL
7 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Designer
4 4 (16.00%) Network Designer
5 3 (12.00%) Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior
7 1 (4.00%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Velocity
2 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Facilities Management
3 3 (12.00%) High Availability
3 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (12.00%) Network Management
4 2 (8.00%) Network Design
4 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (40.00%) CCNA
3 7 (28.00%) CCNP
4 2 (8.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) CCDP
5 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.00%) Squid
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 18 (72.00%) F5
4 17 (68.00%) Brocade
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (36.00%) Blue Coat
7 8 (32.00%) VMware
8 3 (12.00%) HP
9 2 (8.00%) Citrix
9 2 (8.00%) Meraki
9 2 (8.00%) Sourcefire