Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 126 152
Rank change year-on-year -3 +26 -40
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 25 45 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.83% 1.26% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.36% 9.64% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 17
West Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £200 £175 £254
90th Percentile £388 £444 £455
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £331 £350
% change year-on-year +13.21% -5.36% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 393 467 574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.02% 13.10% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 275 347
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +14.59%
10th Percentile £199 £231 £249
90th Percentile £543 £555 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 39
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.19% -12.08% -16.13%
10th Percentile £10.09 £10.20 £10.50
90th Percentile £25.45 £22.58 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +3.04% +7.69% -15.76%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in West Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in West Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco ASA in West Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco ASA in West Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire 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
Leeds +3 14 £325 +40.54% 9
Halifax - 5 £200 -
Wakefield -6 4 £300 -11.11%
Bradford +15 1 - -
Cisco ASA
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (88.00%) Firewall
3 17 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (64.00%) CCNP
5 15 (60.00%) F5
6 9 (36.00%) Network Security
7 8 (32.00%) BGP
7 8 (32.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (32.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (28.00%) FortiGate
8 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
8 7 (28.00%) EIGRP
8 7 (28.00%) Fortinet
9 6 (24.00%) VMware
9 6 (24.00%) CCNA
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (24.00%) MS Visio
9 6 (24.00%) LAN
9 6 (24.00%) WAN
9 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
10 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
11 3 (12.00%) SCCM
11 3 (12.00%) Migration
11 3 (12.00%) SAN
11 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
11 3 (12.00%) Security Management
11 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
11 3 (12.00%) Windows

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (24.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) Network Security
3 8 (32.00%) BGP
3 8 (32.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 8 (32.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (28.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (24.00%) LAN
5 6 (24.00%) WAN
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (12.00%) SAN
7 2 (8.00%) Intelligent Network
7 2 (8.00%) OSPF
7 2 (8.00%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (8.00%) Wireless
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (4.00%) MPLS
8 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
8 1 (4.00%) VPN
8 1 (4.00%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 17 (68.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 17 (68.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Security Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Switch Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Database Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Firewall Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Network Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Project Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (12.00%) Migration
2 3 (12.00%) Security Management
3 2 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.00%) Network Design
4 1 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.00%) Release Management
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (64.00%) CCNP
3 6 (24.00%) CCNA
4 2 (8.00%) CCSE
5 1 (4.00%) CCSA
5 1 (4.00%) CCSM
5 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) VMware NSX
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (12.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (8.00%) SmoothWall
3 2 (8.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (60.00%) F5
3 7 (28.00%) Fortinet
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) VMware
5 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (8.00%) Dell
6 2 (8.00%) HP
6 2 (8.00%) Intel
6 2 (8.00%) McAfee
6 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (8.00%) Veeam
7 1 (4.00%) Brocade
7 1 (4.00%) EMC
7 1 (4.00%) Juniper