Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Cisco Firepower skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Firepower over the 6 months to 19 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 Firepower (formerly Sourcefire Firepower)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 152 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - -
Contract jobs citing Cisco Firepower 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.089% 0.070% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate £384 - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £384 £225 £301
% change year-on-year +70.56% -25.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Cisco Firepower 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 364 389 504
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 10.81% 13.68% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 205 309
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £304 £263 £263
90th Percentile £588 £543 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -1.19% +5.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 23 22
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £11.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.61% +19.58% -36.67%
10th Percentile £12.70 £9.40 £10.20
90th Percentile £33.85 £37.43 £16.61
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.20 £14.00
% change year-on-year +26.76% +1.43% -4.62%

Cisco Firepower
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Firepower in West Yorkshire

Cisco Firepower
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 Firepower within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Leeds -13 2 £438 - 4
Wakefield - 1 £330 - 1
Cisco Firepower
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Firepower 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco Firepower.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) VXLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) NaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
3 1 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) VCP5

Cisco Firepower
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) NaaS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (33.33%) VXLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) EPoS
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) HPUX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Antivirus Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VCP5
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam