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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 42 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.40% - 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.23% - 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £416 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-48.07% +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
52 45 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 12.50% 15.85% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 14
Median daily rate £440 £275 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £120 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £300 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £13.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 May 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (96.55%) CheckPoint
3 25 (86.21%) F5
4 17 (58.62%) Network Security
5 15 (51.72%) Firewall
6 13 (44.83%) Blue Coat
7 12 (41.38%) CCSA
8 11 (37.93%) Check Point Certification
9 8 (27.59%) Internet
10 7 (24.14%) CCSE
10 7 (24.14%) Functional Testing
11 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (20.69%) CCNA
12 4 (13.79%) Cramer
12 4 (13.79%) CCDA
12 4 (13.79%) CCDP
12 4 (13.79%) CCNP
13 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
13 3 (10.34%) ITIL
13 3 (10.34%) Service Management
13 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (10.34%) Wireless
13 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
14 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
14 2 (6.90%) Change Control
14 2 (6.90%) Office 365
14 2 (6.90%) Web Filtering
14 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
14 2 (6.90%) Workflow

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 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) Network Security
2 15 (51.72%) Firewall
3 8 (27.59%) Internet
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (10.34%) Wireless
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (3.45%) DMZ
6 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Network Engineer
1 12 (41.38%) Security Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Firewall Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Check Point Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Firewall Support
7 1 (3.45%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Functional Testing
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
2 3 (10.34%) Service Management
3 2 (6.90%) Change Control
3 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (6.90%) Web Filtering
3 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) CCSA
2 11 (37.93%) Check Point Certification
3 7 (24.14%) CCSE
4 6 (20.69%) CCNA
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (13.79%) CCDA
5 4 (13.79%) CCDP
5 4 (13.79%) CCNP
6 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (96.55%) CheckPoint
3 25 (86.21%) F5
4 13 (44.83%) Blue Coat
5 4 (13.79%) Cramer
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto