The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 61 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.20% 1.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% 8.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £388 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.09% +21.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £22.31
% change year-on-year
+69.56% +3.08%
Cisco ASA
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 78 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.08% 13.29% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 25
Average daily rate £300 £365 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +40.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Average hourly rate £34.50 £19.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.92% +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
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Cisco ASA
Wales

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
3 7 (77.78%) WAN
4 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) Wireless
5 5 (55.56%) Juniper
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 4 (44.44%) Network Security
7 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 3 (33.33%) NAS
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (33.33%) SaaS
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Intune
7 3 (33.33%) Lync
7 3 (33.33%) IP Telephony
7 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (33.33%) CRM
7 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 3 (33.33%) SAN
7 3 (33.33%) MPLS
8 2 (22.22%) McAfee
8 2 (22.22%) UML
8 2 (22.22%) ITIL

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (33.33%) Lync
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) Network Security
5 3 (33.33%) NAS
5 3 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) HSRP
6 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) RIP
6 1 (11.11%) WLAN
6 1 (11.11%) BGP
6 1 (11.11%) VRRP
6 1 (11.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) UML
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCSE
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (55.56%) Juniper
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) McAfee
5 2 (22.22%) SonicWALL
5 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
5 2 (22.22%) F5
6 1 (11.11%) Aruba
6 1 (11.11%) Lumension
6 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Dell
6 1 (11.11%) Websense