Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Cisco Firepower skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Firepower over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 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 Firepower (formerly Sourcefire Firepower)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 80 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - -
Contract jobs citing Cisco Firepower 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.39% 0.090% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.37% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 - -
East of England median daily rate £450 £320 £320
% change year-on-year +40.63% - -14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £51.00 -
East of England median hourly rate - £51.00 -

Cisco Firepower 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 169 210 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.39% 18.97% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 97 77
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £338 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +30.95%
10th Percentile £159 £155 £306
90th Percentile £516 £500 £538
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 47 23
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.00 £33.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.42% -26.67% +57.89%
10th Percentile £10.38 £12.10 £36.05
90th Percentile £49.50 £44.80 £59.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £19.90 £38.38
% change year-on-year -17.09% -48.14% +55.05%

Cisco Firepower
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Cisco Firepower as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Firepower in Cambridgeshire

Cisco Firepower
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Firepower within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 4 £450 -
Cisco Firepower
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Firepower also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Cisco Firepower.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Meraki
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) Presales
1 4 (100.00%) VPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) VXLAN
2 3 (75.00%) CCDA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) CCDP

Cisco Firepower
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) VPLS
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) VXLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (50.00%) Presales Technical Architect
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (25.00%) Presales Solution Architect
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Presales
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCDA
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCDP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Meraki