The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 86 85 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -26
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 15 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.13% 0.086% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 0.81% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 6
Average daily rate
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£350 - £298
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 - £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £34.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +51.11%
Cisco ASA
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
210 124 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.77% 10.63% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 86 87
Average daily rate £288 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 13
Average hourly rate £76.25 £18.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+323.61% -48.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £15.20 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £20.80 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA.

1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (75.00%) CCNP
3 18 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (70.83%) Firewall
5 15 (62.50%) F5
6 14 (58.33%) CCNA
7 13 (54.17%) BGP
7 13 (54.17%) EIGRP
8 11 (45.83%) CCDP
8 11 (45.83%) HP
9 10 (41.67%) Lisp
9 10 (41.67%) TippingPoint
9 10 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 9 (37.50%) Blue Coat
10 9 (37.50%) BMC
10 9 (37.50%) WLAN
10 9 (37.50%) OPNET
11 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
11 8 (33.33%) Network Design
12 7 (29.17%) DMVPN
12 7 (29.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 6 (25.00%) MPLS
13 6 (25.00%) ITIL
14 5 (20.83%) Motorola
14 5 (20.83%) CCSA
14 5 (20.83%) DMZ
14 5 (20.83%) Retail
14 5 (20.83%) Cisco CUCM
15 4 (16.67%) Network Security

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 17 (70.83%) Firewall
3 13 (54.17%) BGP
3 13 (54.17%) EIGRP
4 10 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 9 (37.50%) WLAN
6 7 (29.17%) DMVPN
6 7 (29.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (25.00%) MPLS
8 5 (20.83%) DMZ
9 4 (16.67%) Network Security
10 3 (12.50%) SAN
10 3 (12.50%) OSPF
10 3 (12.50%) LAN
10 3 (12.50%) WAN
10 3 (12.50%) DNS
11 2 (8.33%) VPLS
11 2 (8.33%) IPsec
11 2 (8.33%) FWSM
11 2 (8.33%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Designer
4 4 (16.67%) Network Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Security Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) CLARiiON
1 1 (4.17%) Symmetrix
1 1 (4.17%) IBM XIV
1 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Network Design
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.33%) BCP
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (4.17%) Validation
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Lisp
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (75.00%) CCNP
3 14 (58.33%) CCNA
4 11 (45.83%) CCDP
5 5 (20.83%) CCSA
6 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (8.33%) CCSE
7 2 (8.33%) VCAP
7 2 (8.33%) VCP5
7 2 (8.33%) MCSE
7 2 (8.33%) MCSA
7 2 (8.33%) CISSP
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (8.33%) CCDA
8 1 (4.17%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) OPNET
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (62.50%) F5
3 11 (45.83%) HP
4 10 (41.67%) TippingPoint
5 9 (37.50%) Blue Coat
5 9 (37.50%) BMC
6 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 5 (20.83%) Motorola
8 3 (12.50%) VMware
9 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
10 1 (4.17%) IBM
10 1 (4.17%) EMC
10 1 (4.17%) Red Hat