The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 98 86 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -29
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.40% 0.19% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% 1.01% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £250 £282 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.34% -19.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £22.01 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+104.42% -6.32%
Cisco ASA
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
353 198 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 28.35% 18.68% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 102 52
Median daily rate £299 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.51% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 26 6
Median hourly rate £28.00 £14.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.49% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.65 £32.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Tyne and Wear -21 5 £250 -11.34% 3
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 North East region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) ArcSight
5 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (25.00%) Lumension
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (25.00%) Boundary Protection
5 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Military
5 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (25.00%) Remedy
5 2 (25.00%) Intel Security
6 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) OpenView
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) FWSM
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Security Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Boundary Protection
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
1 2 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (25.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (25.00%) Lumension
3 2 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) NetScout
4 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
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