Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Cisco ASA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco ASA over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 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 Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 72 51
Rank change year-on-year -17 -21 +50
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 14 29 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.87% 2.04% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.68% 9.48% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 13
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -7.69% +62.50%
10th Percentile £300 £356 £311
90th Percentile £438 £535 £600
East of England median daily rate £361 £450 £381
% change year-on-year -19.72% +18.03% +8.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £21.53
East of England median hourly rate £16.63 - £21.53

Cisco ASA 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 299 306 344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 18.58% 21.52% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 167 138
Hertfordshire median daily rate £362 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% -4.46% +10.56%
10th Percentile £167 £207 £259
90th Percentile £550 £536 £538
East of England median daily rate £369 £355 £375
% change year-on-year +3.87% -5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 10 42
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £37.31 £21.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.96% +73.34% +32.87%
10th Percentile £13.25 £13.38 £12.28
90th Percentile £32.25 £44.53 £41.23
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £36.00 £29.48
% change year-on-year -12.50% +22.12% +17.92%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Hertfordshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Hertfordshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco ASA in Hertfordshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco ASA in Hertfordshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. 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
Hatfield -3 5 £375 -25.00%
Stevenage -5 3 £300 -29.41%
Welwyn Garden City -4 1 £550 +22.22%
Cisco ASA
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Juniper
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) Blue Coat
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) CCNP
2 12 (85.71%) LAN
3 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
3 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
4 10 (71.43%) CCIE
5 8 (57.14%) SLA
5 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
6 7 (50.00%) TACACS
6 7 (50.00%) Citrix
6 7 (50.00%) Nokia
6 7 (50.00%) WAN
6 7 (50.00%) CCSE
6 7 (50.00%) CCSA
6 7 (50.00%) F5
6 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (42.86%) Network Security
8 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (35.71%) Forcepoint
8 5 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (28.57%) Fault Management
9 4 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (28.57%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (28.57%) Mentoring

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) LAN
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (50.00%) TACACS
3 7 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) Network Security
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (14.29%) FWSM
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Network Security Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Security Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Network Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Implementation Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Network Design Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Fault Management
1 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
1 4 (28.57%) Service Design
2 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CCNP
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
3 10 (71.43%) CCIE
4 7 (50.00%) CCSA
4 7 (50.00%) CCSE
5 3 (21.43%) CCNA
6 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Juniper
2 12 (85.71%) Blue Coat
3 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 7 (50.00%) Citrix
4 7 (50.00%) F5
4 7 (50.00%) Nokia
5 5 (35.71%) Forcepoint
6 4 (28.57%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (28.57%) Computacenter
7 3 (21.43%) Remedy
8 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
8 2 (14.29%) Sourcefire