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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 53 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 12 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.90% 1.69% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 9.17% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 3
Median daily rate £350 £331 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-42.30% +11.42%
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
116 109 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.41% 18.38% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 84 46
Median daily rate £400 £343 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 5 £195 -
Cardiff +12 4 £425 +13.33%
Cisco ASA
Wales

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (86.96%) Firewall
3 18 (78.26%) CheckPoint
4 14 (60.87%) SC Cleared
4 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
5 13 (56.52%) F5
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
7 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
7 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) LAN
8 5 (21.74%) WAN
8 5 (21.74%) VPN
8 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
9 4 (17.39%) iSCSI
9 4 (17.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (17.39%) Juniper
9 4 (17.39%) Symantec
9 4 (17.39%) CCNP
9 4 (17.39%) VMware
9 4 (17.39%) Backup Exec
10 3 (13.04%) Information Security
10 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
10 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
10 3 (13.04%) Nessus
10 3 (13.04%) Sourcefire

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (21.74%) LAN
3 5 (21.74%) VPN
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
4 4 (17.39%) iSCSI
5 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (13.04%) SAN
5 3 (13.04%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (13.04%) VLAN
5 3 (13.04%) WLAN
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (8.70%) Wireless
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.35%) DNS
7 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.35%) Network Security
7 1 (4.35%) NX-OS
7 1 (4.35%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Network Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Network Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) SOC Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.04%) PKI
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
1 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
1 3 (13.04%) Information Security
1 3 (13.04%) Line Management
1 3 (13.04%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
1 3 (13.04%) SIEM
1 3 (13.04%) Software Licensing
1 3 (13.04%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Analytics
3 1 (4.35%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) Security Operations
3 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) SC Cleared
1 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) CCNP
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCDP
3 1 (4.35%) CCIP
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) BitLocker
2 2 (8.70%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.35%) NFS
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Backup Exec
1 4 (17.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (13.04%) Nessus
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (78.26%) CheckPoint
3 13 (56.52%) F5
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) Juniper
5 4 (17.39%) Symantec
5 4 (17.39%) VMware
6 3 (13.04%) Avaya
6 3 (13.04%) Fortinet
6 3 (13.04%) HP
6 3 (13.04%) ScanSafe
6 3 (13.04%) Sourcefire
6 3 (13.04%) Splunk
7 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
7 2 (8.70%) Lumension
7 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
8 1 (4.35%) Altiris
8 1 (4.35%) Citrix
8 1 (4.35%) Meraki
8 1 (4.35%) NetApp