Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Cisco ASA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco ASA over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 45 71
Rank change year-on-year -2 +26 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 12 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.95% 1.99% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.88% 15.94% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 10
Cardiff median daily rate £335 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.67% -3.23% -
10th Percentile £251 £333 £258
90th Percentile £431 £460 £453
South Wales median daily rate £313 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

Cisco ASA is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 101 69 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 16.42% 12.50% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 53 124
Cardiff median daily rate £300 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +16.28% -17.31%
10th Percentile £143 £188 £204
90th Percentile £450 £506 £475
South Wales median daily rate £316 £400 £330
% change year-on-year -20.94% +21.21% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Cardiff median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -37.50% -
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +100.00% +42.86%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Cardiff

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Cardiff

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Cardiff over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco ASA in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (75.00%) CCNA
4 8 (66.67%) CCNP
5 7 (58.33%) ITIL
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (50.00%) F5
6 6 (50.00%) Juniper
6 6 (50.00%) MPLS
6 6 (50.00%) OSPF
7 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) Junos
8 3 (25.00%) IPsec
8 3 (25.00%) JNCIA
8 3 (25.00%) BGP
8 3 (25.00%) VPN
8 3 (25.00%) CCDA
8 3 (25.00%) CCIE
9 2 (16.67%) SLA
9 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (16.67%) Wireless
9 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (8.33%) MikroTik
10 1 (8.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 1 (8.33%) CCIE Service Provider
10 1 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (50.00%) MPLS
2 6 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) BGP
4 3 (25.00%) IPsec
4 3 (25.00%) Junos
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Support
2 3 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) CCNA
3 8 (66.67%) CCNP
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) CCDA
5 3 (25.00%) CCIE
5 3 (25.00%) JNCIA
6 1 (8.33%) CCDP
6 1 (8.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 1 (8.33%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
6 1 (8.33%) JNCIS
6 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) F5
2 6 (50.00%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) MikroTik
3 1 (8.33%) VMware