The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 56 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 11 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.64% 0.46% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.32% 2.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £363 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
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
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 150 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 17.64% 17.06% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 111 52
Median daily rate £375 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.35 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.31% -35.00%
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 Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Wales

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
South Wales +28 11 £363 -14.70% 4
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (88.89%) CheckPoint
3 15 (83.33%) Firewall
4 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
4 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
5 11 (61.11%) F5
6 6 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) LAN
7 5 (27.78%) WAN
8 4 (22.22%) CCNP
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (16.67%) Fortinet
9 3 (16.67%) Juniper
9 3 (16.67%) VPN
9 3 (16.67%) Windows
9 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
10 2 (11.11%) Lumension
10 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
10 2 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (11.11%) Line Management
10 2 (11.11%) ITIL
10 2 (11.11%) BitLocker
10 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
10 2 (11.11%) Symantec

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) LAN
2 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security
5 2 (11.11%) OSPF
5 2 (11.11%) VLAN
5 2 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (5.56%) BGP
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.56%) DNS
6 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.56%) NX-OS
6 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL
1 2 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (5.56%) Change Control
2 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.56%) Information Security
2 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.56%) SIEM
2 1 (5.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) CCNP
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CCDP
3 1 (5.56%) CCIP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) BitLocker
2 2 (11.11%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.56%) NFS
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) Nessus
2 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (88.89%) CheckPoint
3 11 (61.11%) F5
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 3 (16.67%) Juniper
6 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 2 (11.11%) Lumension
6 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 2 (11.11%) Symantec
7 1 (5.56%) Altiris
7 1 (5.56%) Citrix
7 1 (5.56%) Meraki
7 1 (5.56%) NetApp
7 1 (5.56%) Nokia
7 1 (5.56%) ScanSafe
7 1 (5.56%) Sourcefire
7 1 (5.56%) Splunk
7 1 (5.56%) VMware