Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 23 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 81 92
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11 +10
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 5 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.38% 0.45% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 2.86% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £275 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -38.89% +78.22%
Scotland median daily rate £350 £350 £413
% change year-on-year - -15.15% +34.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 150 175 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.52% 15.65% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 98 89
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.08% +4.23% -4.06%
10th Percentile £144 £200 £148
90th Percentile £550 £439 £463
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £330
% change year-on-year +6.62% +3.03% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £16.75 £46.50 £14.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.98% +228.04% -58.00%
10th Percentile £10.73 £43.70 £12.35
90th Percentile £22.75 £49.30 £17.75
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year - +73.91% -42.50%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Glasgow

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (80.00%) tcpdump
2 4 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (60.00%) Law
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) WSUS
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) tcpdump
2 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) VSAN
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) VMware