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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
UK / Wales
Rank 52 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 10 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.58% 0.85% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.90% 4.42% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 4
Median daily rate £369 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £256 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £345 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.08% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.94 £39.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-48.87% +21.87%

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
101 113 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 15.93% 19.32% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 92 71
Median daily rate £363 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £231 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £16.75 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.16% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £30.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £16.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +19 10 £369 +13.46%
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (77.27%) CheckPoint
3 16 (72.73%) Firewall
4 13 (59.09%) F5
5 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
6 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
6 9 (40.91%) LAN
7 8 (36.36%) WAN
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
8 5 (22.73%) Windows
8 5 (22.73%) SLA
8 5 (22.73%) CCNP
8 5 (22.73%) CCIP
8 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
9 4 (18.18%) PKI
9 4 (18.18%) Splunk
9 4 (18.18%) SIEM
9 4 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (18.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (18.18%) Information Security
9 4 (18.18%) Nessus
9 4 (18.18%) Sourcefire
9 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (18.18%) VLAN
9 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing

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:

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) LAN
3 8 (36.36%) WAN
4 4 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (18.18%) VLAN
4 4 (18.18%) VPN
4 4 (18.18%) Wireless
4 4 (18.18%) WLAN
5 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
5 3 (13.64%) SAN
5 3 (13.64%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Network Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) SOC Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Splunk Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) PKI
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Information Security
1 4 (18.18%) Line Management
1 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
1 4 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
1 4 (18.18%) SIEM
1 4 (18.18%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
2 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
2 3 (13.64%) Software Licensing
3 1 (4.55%) Analytics
3 1 (4.55%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (4.55%) Security Operations
3 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) CCIP
2 5 (22.73%) CCNP
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (18.18%) CCDP
4 1 (4.55%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) BitLocker
2 2 (9.09%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Nessus
1 4 (18.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 4 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (77.27%) CheckPoint
3 13 (59.09%) F5
4 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) Juniper
5 4 (18.18%) ScanSafe
5 4 (18.18%) Sourcefire
5 4 (18.18%) Splunk
5 4 (18.18%) Symantec
6 3 (13.64%) Avaya
6 3 (13.64%) HP
6 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
7 2 (9.09%) Lumension