Period
to 20 November 2017

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 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 114 171
Rank change year-on-year -36 +57 -29
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 35 88 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.80% 1.63% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.31% 10.84% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 50 31
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £331 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.21% -5.36% +7.69%
10th Percentile £200 £175 £238
90th Percentile £488 £439 £488
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £23.00 £45.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -48.89% +100.00% -6.25%

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 659 812 898
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.02% 15.08% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 484 555
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £170 £236 £205
90th Percentile £550 £552 £525
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 42 75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.04% +7.69% -15.76%
10th Percentile £11.07 £11.03 £9.63
90th Percentile £34.40 £47.13 £44.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -21.26% +15.85% +2.50%

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 November 2017.

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 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
West Yorkshire -3 25 £300 -7.69% 7
North Yorkshire -2 8 £475 +35.52%
South Yorkshire -12 1 £275 -10.57% 2
Cisco ASA
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (85.71%) Firewall
3 22 (62.86%) F5
4 18 (51.43%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (45.71%) CCNP
6 10 (28.57%) VPN
6 10 (28.57%) Windows
6 10 (28.57%) Blue Coat
6 10 (28.57%) McAfee
7 9 (25.71%) Juniper
7 9 (25.71%) Network Security
8 8 (22.86%) GFI Software
8 8 (22.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (22.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 8 (22.86%) Symantec
8 8 (22.86%) BGP
8 8 (22.86%) Wireless
8 8 (22.86%) Finance
8 8 (22.86%) Information Security
9 7 (20.00%) VMware
9 7 (20.00%) EIGRP
9 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (20.00%) CCNA
9 7 (20.00%) FortiGate
9 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (20.00%) Fortinet
10 6 (17.14%) TippingPoint
10 6 (17.14%) 802.1X
10 6 (17.14%) FireEye
10 6 (17.14%) Vulnerability Scanning

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 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (85.71%) Firewall
2 10 (28.57%) VPN
3 9 (25.71%) Network Security
4 8 (22.86%) BGP
4 8 (22.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 8 (22.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (22.86%) Wireless
5 7 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 6 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (17.14%) Internet
6 6 (17.14%) LAN
6 6 (17.14%) SSL
6 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
6 6 (17.14%) WAN
7 3 (8.57%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (8.57%) SAN
8 2 (5.71%) Intelligent Network
8 2 (5.71%) OSPF
8 2 (5.71%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Network Engineer
2 17 (48.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 17 (48.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Security Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Security Specialist
4 7 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Information Security Specialist
7 3 (8.57%) Information Specialist
7 3 (8.57%) Switch Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Leader
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Database Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Firewall Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Unix
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Information Security
2 6 (17.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 6 (17.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 6 (17.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 6 (17.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (17.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (8.57%) Identity Management
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) Security Management
5 2 (5.71%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Network Design
6 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.86%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.86%) Release Management
6 1 (2.86%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (45.71%) CCNP
3 7 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (5.71%) CCSE
5 1 (2.86%) CCSA
5 1 (2.86%) CCSM
5 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.86%) MCTS
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.57%) VMware NSX
2 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 6 (17.14%) Nexpose
3 3 (8.57%) SCCM
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (5.71%) SmoothWall
4 2 (5.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (62.86%) F5
3 10 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 10 (28.57%) McAfee
4 9 (25.71%) Juniper
5 8 (22.86%) GFI Software
5 8 (22.86%) Symantec
6 7 (20.00%) Fortinet
6 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (20.00%) VMware
7 6 (17.14%) ArcSight
7 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
7 6 (17.14%) FireEye
7 6 (17.14%) LogRhythm
7 6 (17.14%) Rapid7
7 6 (17.14%) Sourcefire
7 6 (17.14%) TippingPoint
8 3 (8.57%) HP
9 2 (5.71%) Dell
9 2 (5.71%) Intel