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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England / North East
Rank 84 73 55
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.12% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 2.52% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £363 £263 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.09% -39.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.64% -10.00%

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
149 119 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.43% 13.62% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 66 54
Median daily rate £345 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £527 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-41.89% +34.54%

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 1 March 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
Durham - 1 £363 -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 North East region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) Juniper
4 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 5 (55.56%) Check Point Certification
4 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 5 (55.56%) SSL
4 5 (55.56%) CCSE
4 5 (55.56%) Network Design
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
7 1 (11.11%) Threat Management
7 1 (11.11%) Network Security
7 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
7 1 (11.11%) HP Storage
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (11.11%) SQL

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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) SSL
3 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Support
2 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) HP Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCSE
1 5 (55.56%) Check Point Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Juniper
3 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) HP