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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 115 132 110
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -22
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 25 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.88% 0.61% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.38% 4.12% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 18
Median daily rate £406 £350 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -12.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-48.07% +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
392 437 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.85% 14.83% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 274 161
Median daily rate £400 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £123 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 22
Median hourly rate £15.50 £18.75 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +40.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £117.50 £22.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +4 12 £450 +28.57% 5
South Yorkshire - 12 £394 - 2
North Yorkshire +5 1 £275 -35.33% 1
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 60 (100.00%) Cisco
2 48 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 42 (70.00%) F5
4 37 (61.67%) Firewall
5 28 (46.67%) Network Security
6 19 (31.67%) Blue Coat
7 18 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (28.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (26.67%) CCNP
10 13 (21.67%) CCNA
11 12 (20.00%) CCSA
12 11 (18.33%) Check Point Certification
12 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
13 10 (16.67%) CCDP
14 9 (15.00%) Network Design
15 8 (13.33%) Load Balancing
15 8 (13.33%) Internet
16 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
16 7 (11.67%) CCSE
16 7 (11.67%) Functional Testing
17 6 (10.00%) ITIL
17 6 (10.00%) CCDA
17 6 (10.00%) HP
17 6 (10.00%) Wireless
18 5 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
18 5 (8.33%) CCIE
18 5 (8.33%) WLAN
18 5 (8.33%) WAN
18 5 (8.33%) VPN
19 4 (6.67%) LAN

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 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (61.67%) Firewall
2 28 (46.67%) Network Security
3 17 (28.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (13.33%) Internet
5 6 (10.00%) Wireless
6 5 (8.33%) VPN
6 5 (8.33%) WAN
6 5 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (8.33%) WLAN
7 4 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (6.67%) LAN
7 4 (6.67%) OSPF
8 3 (5.00%) BGP
8 3 (5.00%) DMZ
8 3 (5.00%) DNS
8 3 (5.00%) EIGRP
8 3 (5.00%) Unified Communications
9 2 (3.33%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.67%) QlikView
General
1 2 (3.33%) Banking
1 2 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 18 (30.00%) Security Engineer
3 16 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (26.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Tester
7 4 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Cisco Specialist
8 3 (5.00%) Design Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Firewall Specialist
8 3 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Network Specialist
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 2 (3.33%) Implementation Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Network Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.00%) PKI
3 1 (1.67%) DataPower
3 1 (1.67%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
1 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.00%) Network Design
2 8 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 7 (11.67%) Functional Testing
4 6 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (5.00%) Migration
5 3 (5.00%) Service Management
6 2 (3.33%) Change Control
6 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.33%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (3.33%) Web Filtering
6 2 (3.33%) Workflow
7 1 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.67%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (1.67%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.67%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (1.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (26.67%) CCNP
3 13 (21.67%) CCNA
4 12 (20.00%) CCSA
5 11 (18.33%) Check Point Certification
6 10 (16.67%) CCDP
7 7 (11.67%) CCSE
8 6 (10.00%) CCDA
9 5 (8.33%) CCIE
10 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) XenApp
2 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) OPNET
2 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.67%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Cisco
2 48 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 42 (70.00%) F5
4 19 (31.67%) Blue Coat
5 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.00%) HP
7 4 (6.67%) Cramer
8 3 (5.00%) Juniper
8 3 (5.00%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.33%) Avaya
9 2 (3.33%) BMC
9 2 (3.33%) Meraki
9 2 (3.33%) Motorola
9 2 (3.33%) Riverbed
9 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.33%) TippingPoint
9 2 (3.33%) VMware
10 1 (1.67%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.67%) Polycom
10 1 (1.67%) Proofpoint