Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 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 Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 147 114
Rank change year-on-year -9 -33 +65
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 35 36 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.70% 0.81% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 5.50% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 53
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +14.81% -3.57%
10th Percentile £313 £200 £175
90th Percentile £473 £488 £438
England median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.92 £16.52 £45.00
% change year-on-year +165.87% -63.29% +100.00%

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 665 654 779
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.32% 14.68% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 407 466
Yorkshire median daily rate £417 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £258 £167 £213
90th Percentile £565 £553 £550
England median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 44 44
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.01% +0.70% +14.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.22 £11.08
90th Percentile £25.00 £33.20 £46.38
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -16.89% +8.60%

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 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
West Yorkshire -9 27 £425 +41.67% 13
North Yorkshire -7 4 £394 -17.11% 3
South Yorkshire -11 2 £403 +46.45%
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (82.86%) Firewall
3 19 (54.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (48.57%) F5
5 16 (45.71%) BGP
5 16 (45.71%) WAN
6 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (42.86%) CheckPoint
7 14 (40.00%) Data Centre
8 13 (37.14%) OSPF
9 12 (34.29%) CCNP
9 12 (34.29%) Load Balancing
10 10 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 10 (28.57%) LAN
10 10 (28.57%) EIGRP
10 10 (28.57%) Wireless
11 9 (25.71%) VPN
11 9 (25.71%) MPLS
11 9 (25.71%) Fortinet
11 9 (25.71%) Cisco Wireless
12 8 (22.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 8 (22.86%) Technical Analysis
12 8 (22.86%) CCNA
12 8 (22.86%) Cisco Prime
13 7 (20.00%) Network Security
13 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
14 6 (17.14%) Cisco Firepower
14 6 (17.14%) BIG-IP
14 6 (17.14%) Private Cloud

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:

Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) IaaS
2 2 (5.71%) PaaS
2 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (82.86%) Firewall
2 19 (54.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 16 (45.71%) BGP
3 16 (45.71%) WAN
4 13 (37.14%) OSPF
5 10 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 10 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (28.57%) LAN
5 10 (28.57%) Wireless
6 9 (25.71%) Cisco Wireless
6 9 (25.71%) MPLS
6 9 (25.71%) VPN
7 8 (22.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (20.00%) Network Security
9 6 (17.14%) BIG-IP
9 6 (17.14%) Cisco Firepower
9 6 (17.14%) DNS
9 6 (17.14%) Internet
10 5 (14.29%) VoIP
11 4 (11.43%) WLAN
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Check Point Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Infoblox Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.14%) Private Cloud
3 4 (11.43%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Load Balancing
2 8 (22.86%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Decision-Making
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) High Availability
5 3 (8.57%) Network Design
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Network Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.71%) Requirements Management
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.86%) Change Management
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.86%) Information Security
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
1 2 (5.71%) Python
1 2 (5.71%) Tcl
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (34.29%) CCNP
3 8 (22.86%) CCNA
4 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) CCDP
5 4 (11.43%) CCSA
5 4 (11.43%) CCSE
6 3 (8.57%) CCIE
6 3 (8.57%) Degree
7 2 (5.71%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (2.86%) CCSM
8 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware NSX
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (11.43%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (11.43%) FortiGate
3 3 (8.57%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (48.57%) F5
3 15 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 9 (25.71%) Fortinet
5 5 (14.29%) CA
5 5 (14.29%) Palo Alto
6 3 (8.57%) ArcSight
6 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
6 3 (8.57%) Infoblox
6 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
6 3 (8.57%) VMware
7 2 (5.71%) Juniper
7 2 (5.71%) Meraki
8 1 (2.86%) Brocade
8 1 (2.86%) Dell
8 1 (2.86%) HP
8 1 (2.86%) Splunk
8 1 (2.86%) Tufin
8 1 (2.86%) Veeam