Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 22 July 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)
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 153 97
Rank change year-on-year +53 -56 -17
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 5 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.39% 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 1.16% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
North East median daily rate £338 £256 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.71% -9.13% -18.84%
10th Percentile £276 £228 £263
90th Percentile £397 £274 £293
England median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.50 £44.25 £29.38
% change year-on-year -37.85% +50.64% +17.50%

Cisco ASA is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 279 777 227
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 21.63% 29.87% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 466 116
North East median daily rate £350 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -3.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £208 £205 £229
90th Percentile £504 £425 £445
England median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 63 27
North East median hourly rate £21.75 £28.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.32% +73.27% +13.40%
10th Percentile £11.15 £15.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £42.70 £36.40 £31.75
England median hourly rate £18.98 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -24.08% +21.95% +10.93%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in the North East

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in the North East

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in the North East over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco ASA in the North East

Cisco ASA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco ASA 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 6 months to 22 July 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
Tyne and Wear +52 5 £338 +31.71%
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) TippingPoint
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) Aruba
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) CCDP
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring 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 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) NX-OS
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) VRRP
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) CCDP
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE Security
4 1 (20.00%) CCIP
4 1 (20.00%) CCSA
4 1 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Aruba
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (40.00%) TippingPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) VMware