Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 March 2019 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 145 164 121
Rank change year-on-year +19 -43 +31
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 48 34 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.02% 0.72% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.67% 5.54% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 34
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £406 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +4.17% +4.00%
10th Percentile £313 £219 £175
90th Percentile £525 £519 £571
England median daily rate £411 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +2.68% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £17.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.27% +120.00% -48.72%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 626 614 692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.35% 13.02% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 427 384
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +0.61% +2.50%
10th Percentile £286 £200 £224
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 43 38
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.38% -3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.80 £10.75
90th Percentile £19.00 £41.90 £27.25
England median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% -6.98% -10.42%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco ASA in Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco ASA in Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +21 38 £425 +2.41% 10
South Yorkshire -16 5 £390 +19.08% 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £450 - 6
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 48 (100.00%) Cisco
2 37 (77.08%) Firewall
3 26 (54.17%) CheckPoint
4 23 (47.92%) WAN
5 22 (45.83%) OSPF
5 22 (45.83%) BGP
5 22 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (45.83%) F5
6 20 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 20 (41.67%) MPLS
7 19 (39.58%) CCNP
8 18 (37.50%) Load Balancing
9 16 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
9 16 (33.33%) LAN
10 13 (27.08%) SC Cleared
10 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
10 13 (27.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 12 (25.00%) ITIL
12 11 (22.92%) VPN
12 11 (22.92%) Network Security
12 11 (22.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 11 (22.92%) Technical Analysis
13 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (20.83%) CCNA
13 10 (20.83%) VoIP
14 9 (18.75%) CCIE
14 9 (18.75%) VPLS
14 9 (18.75%) NX-OS
15 8 (16.67%) Data Centre

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.08%) IIS
1 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (12.50%) IaaS
3 5 (10.42%) PaaS
3 5 (10.42%) SaaS
4 2 (4.17%) Office 365
5 1 (2.08%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (77.08%) Firewall
2 23 (47.92%) WAN
3 22 (45.83%) BGP
3 22 (45.83%) OSPF
4 20 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 20 (41.67%) MPLS
5 16 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 16 (33.33%) LAN
6 13 (27.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 11 (22.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 11 (22.92%) Network Security
7 11 (22.92%) VPN
8 10 (20.83%) VoIP
9 9 (18.75%) NX-OS
9 9 (18.75%) VPLS
10 8 (16.67%) DNS
10 8 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (16.67%) Wireless
10 8 (16.67%) WLAN
11 6 (12.50%) TACACS
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Network Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Juniper Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Network Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Network Support
6 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Administrator
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco Support
7 1 (2.08%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) WAP
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.58%) Private Cloud
3 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.08%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.08%) Handset
5 1 (2.08%) IVR
5 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 12 (25.00%) ITIL
3 11 (22.92%) Technical Analysis
4 8 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.50%) Network Design
6 5 (10.42%) Decision-Making
6 5 (10.42%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (10.42%) Network Architecture
7 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.25%) High Availability
8 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.25%) Integration Testing
8 3 (6.25%) Migration
8 3 (6.25%) Network Optimisation
8 3 (6.25%) Patch Management
8 3 (6.25%) Project Management
8 3 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
1 2 (4.17%) Python
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
1 2 (4.17%) Tcl
2 1 (2.08%) Perl
2 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (39.58%) CCNP
3 13 (27.08%) SC Cleared
3 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
4 10 (20.83%) CCNA
5 9 (18.75%) CCIE
6 3 (6.25%) CCSA
6 3 (6.25%) CCSE
6 3 (6.25%) Degree
6 3 (6.25%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.08%) CCDP
7 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.17%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.08%) KVM
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.08%) XenApp
3 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (12.50%) ArcSight ESM
3 4 (8.33%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (4.17%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.08%) Puppet
5 1 (2.08%) SCCM
5 1 (2.08%) Terraform
5 1 (2.08%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (54.17%) CheckPoint
3 22 (45.83%) F5
4 6 (12.50%) ArcSight
4 6 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 5 (10.42%) Fortinet
6 4 (8.33%) CA
6 4 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 4 (8.33%) Tufin
6 4 (8.33%) VMware
7 3 (6.25%) HP
7 3 (6.25%) Juniper
7 3 (6.25%) Meraki
7 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.17%) Citrix
8 2 (4.17%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.08%) Aruba
9 1 (2.08%) Splunk
9 1 (2.08%) Veeam
9 1 (2.08%) Zerto