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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 45 51 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.64% 0.91% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.99% 4.17% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £325 £185 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.67% -32.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.57% -
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
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
89 96 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.20% 21.92% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 70 25
Median daily rate £500 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £12.35 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+264.37% +12.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 29 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
3 11 (78.57%) CheckPoint
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (57.14%) CCNA
6 6 (42.86%) F5
7 5 (35.71%) CCNP
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 4 (28.57%) LAN
8 4 (28.57%) WAN
8 4 (28.57%) Wireless
8 4 (28.57%) Brocade
9 3 (21.43%) Network Security
9 3 (21.43%) Migration
9 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
9 3 (21.43%) MS Office
9 3 (21.43%) ITIL
9 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 3 (21.43%) DMZ
9 3 (21.43%) Internet
9 3 (21.43%) Service Management
10 2 (14.29%) Office 365
10 2 (14.29%) Web Filtering
10 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (14.29%) Velocity
10 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
10 2 (14.29%) Change Control
10 2 (14.29%) Network Management
10 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (14.29%) OpenView

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 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) DMZ
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (14.29%) WLAN
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) FWSM
5 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.14%) NX-OS
5 1 (7.14%) SSL
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Support
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Network Support
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Velocity
2 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
1 3 (21.43%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Facilities Management
2 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (14.29%) Network Management
2 2 (14.29%) Web Filtering
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CCNA
3 5 (35.71%) CCNP
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE
5 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) CheckPoint
3 6 (42.86%) F5
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Brocade
6 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
7 2 (14.29%) HP
7 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 1 (7.14%) Citrix
8 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
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