Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 20 August 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 Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 88 142
Rank change year-on-year 0 +54 -47
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 4 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.41% 0.66% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 2.65% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - £334 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.24% -9.13%
North East median daily rate - £334 £256
% change year-on-year - +30.24% -9.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 188 226 738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 19.48% 24.75% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 177 461
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +20.69% -10.77%
10th Percentile £223 £208 £205
90th Percentile £480 £528 £428
North East median daily rate £325 £330 £293
% change year-on-year -1.52% +12.72% -2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 67
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £29.50 £21.75 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.63% -22.32% +30.23%
10th Percentile £12.27 £10.24 £15.00
90th Percentile £45.25 £42.70 £36.20
North East median hourly rate £15.35 £17.99 £28.00
% change year-on-year -14.67% -35.75% +73.27%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Tyne and Wear

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Tyne and Wear

Cisco ASA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco ASA in Tyne and Wear

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Sunderland +3 4 - -
Cisco ASA
North East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (75.00%) TrustSec
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (75.00%) FortiGate
1 3 (75.00%) TrustSec
2 1 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft