The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 114 129 106
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 27 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.97% 0.68% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.51% 4.81% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 13
Median daily rate £388 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +69.56%
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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
415 416 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.89% 14.11% 12.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 254 152
Median daily rate £420 £300 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £154 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 16
Median hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +87.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £7.19 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.73 £157.50 £22.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
West Yorkshire -11 12 £400 +32.23% 2
North Yorkshire +7 8 £351 -22.11%
South Yorkshire - 7 £366 -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 54 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (74.07%) Firewall
3 33 (61.11%) CheckPoint
4 30 (55.56%) F5
5 29 (53.70%) Network Security
6 21 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (35.19%) CCNP
8 15 (27.78%) CCNA
8 15 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (18.52%) Network Design
9 10 (18.52%) Internet
9 10 (18.52%) Data Centre
10 9 (16.67%) Blue Coat
10 9 (16.67%) Finance
11 8 (14.81%) CCSA
11 8 (14.81%) Wireless
11 8 (14.81%) CCDA
11 8 (14.81%) CCDP
11 8 (14.81%) VPN
12 7 (12.96%) WAN
12 7 (12.96%) Check Point Certification
12 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
12 7 (12.96%) MPLS
13 6 (11.11%) Juniper
13 6 (11.11%) LAN
13 6 (11.11%) ITIL
14 5 (9.26%) Windows
14 5 (9.26%) CCIE
14 5 (9.26%) HP
14 5 (9.26%) BGP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (74.07%) Firewall
2 29 (53.70%) Network Security
3 15 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (18.52%) Internet
5 8 (14.81%) VPN
5 8 (14.81%) Wireless
6 7 (12.96%) MPLS
6 7 (12.96%) WAN
7 6 (11.11%) LAN
8 5 (9.26%) BGP
8 5 (9.26%) DMZ
8 5 (9.26%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (7.41%) SSL
10 3 (5.56%) ADSL
10 3 (5.56%) Broadband
10 3 (5.56%) Cisco ISE
10 3 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) QlikView
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.41%) Electronics
3 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 18 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 16 (29.63%) Network Security Engineer
4 13 (24.07%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Core Network Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Firewall Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) Network Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) Security Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco Specialist
9 2 (3.70%) Firewall Support
9 2 (3.70%) Network Security Specialist
9 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
10 1 (1.85%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.85%) DataPower
2 1 (1.85%) PKI
2 1 (1.85%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Unix
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) Network Design
2 6 (11.11%) ITIL
3 5 (9.26%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
4 4 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.56%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 3 (5.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (5.56%) Service Management
5 3 (5.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (5.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (3.70%) Information Security
6 2 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.70%) Migration
6 2 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.70%) Web Filtering
6 2 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 21 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (35.19%) CCNP
3 15 (27.78%) CCNA
4 8 (14.81%) CCDA
4 8 (14.81%) CCDP
4 8 (14.81%) CCSA
5 7 (12.96%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (9.26%) CCIE
7 4 (7.41%) CCSE
8 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) XenApp
2 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Nexpose
2 2 (3.70%) OPNET
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.85%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (61.11%) CheckPoint
3 30 (55.56%) F5
4 9 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
6 6 (11.11%) Juniper
7 5 (9.26%) HP
7 5 (9.26%) TippingPoint
8 4 (7.41%) Cramer
8 4 (7.41%) SAP
9 3 (5.56%) ArcSight
9 3 (5.56%) FireEye
9 3 (5.56%) GFI Software
9 3 (5.56%) Intel Security
9 3 (5.56%) LogRhythm
9 3 (5.56%) Palo Alto
9 3 (5.56%) Rapid7
9 3 (5.56%) Sourcefire
9 3 (5.56%) Symantec
10 2 (3.70%) ScanSafe