Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 147 106
Rank change year-on-year +62 -41 -27
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 6 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.66% 0.38% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.61% 1.30% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £338 £213 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.82% -24.65% -18.90%
10th Percentile £330 £169 £263
90th Percentile £397 £266 £293
North East median daily rate £338 £306 £282
% change year-on-year +10.20% +8.60% -18.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £21.00
North East median hourly rate - - £21.00

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 230 692 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 25.22% 29.50% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 461 141
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £345 £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -24.71% +21.95%
10th Percentile £229 £205 £240
90th Percentile £538 £456 £653
North East median daily rate £340 £320 £391
% change year-on-year +6.25% -18.21% +20.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 71 38
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.80 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.57% +12.00% +12.36%
10th Percentile £9.00 £15.00 £12.17
90th Percentile £32.05 £36.00 £40.03
North East median hourly rate £14.31 £28.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -48.89% +31.76% -29.17%

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 November 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +62 4 £338 +35.00%
Sunderland 0 2 - -
Cisco ASA
North East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) TippingPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Aruba
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) FortiGate
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 2 (33.33%) JNCIS
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) CCSA
4 2 (33.33%) CCSE
4 2 (33.33%) Network Design
4 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) LAN

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) VRRP
4 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) QMS
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) CCSA
3 2 (33.33%) CCSE
3 2 (33.33%) JNCIS
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) CCDP
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE Security
4 1 (16.67%) CCIP
4 1 (16.67%) JNCIA
4 1 (16.67%) JNCIE
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) TippingPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Aruba
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
5 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (16.67%) VMware