Period
to 30 May 2020

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 30 May 2020 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
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 117 150 171
Rank change year-on-year +33 +21 -26
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 12 38 30
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.57% 0.85% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.93% 7.22% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 24
Median daily rate £370 £438 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.43% +7.69% -9.72%
10th Percentile £305 £358 £313
90th Percentile £450 £525 £519
England median daily rate £394 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -1.56% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
England median hourly rate - £45.00 £45.25
% change year-on-year - -0.55% +126.96%

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 305 526 619
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.51% 11.74% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 364 437
Median daily rate £375 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% -1.79%
10th Percentile £185 £233 £232
90th Percentile £603 £575 £575
England median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 37 30
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -12.75% +7.67%
10th Percentile £10.73 £10.65 £12.95
90th Percentile £27.10 £19.65 £46.33
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +0.25%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cisco ASA in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cisco ASA in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Cisco ASA in Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cisco ASA in Yorkshire.

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 30 May 2020. 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
North Yorkshire +9 9 £350 -26.35%
West Yorkshire +21 2 £428 -5.00%
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) CCNP
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) WAN
4 9 (75.00%) LAN
5 8 (66.67%) VPN
6 7 (58.33%) MPLS
6 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
7 6 (50.00%) FortiGate
7 6 (50.00%) Wireless
7 6 (50.00%) Citrix
8 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
9 4 (33.33%) Huawei
9 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (33.33%) OSPF
9 4 (33.33%) BGP
9 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 4 (33.33%) WLAN
9 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 4 (33.33%) IPv4
9 4 (33.33%) IPv6
9 4 (33.33%) IOS XR
9 4 (33.33%) NX-OS
9 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
10 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (25.00%) vCloud
10 3 (25.00%) F5
11 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business

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 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) WAN
3 9 (75.00%) LAN
4 8 (66.67%) VPN
5 7 (58.33%) MPLS
6 6 (50.00%) Wireless
7 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
8 4 (33.33%) BGP
8 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (33.33%) IOS XR
8 4 (33.33%) IPv4
8 4 (33.33%) IPv6
8 4 (33.33%) NX-OS
8 4 (33.33%) OSPF
8 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 4 (33.33%) WLAN
9 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
10 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
10 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Project Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Firewall Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Presales
3 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CCNP
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCIE
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) vCloud
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (33.33%) Huawei
3 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 3 (25.00%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Aruba
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) Meraki
5 1 (8.33%) Polycom
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds