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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 62 64 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 11 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.11% 1.13% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.40% 8.70% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £19.38 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+47.10% -39.92%
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
131 115 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.17% 13.01% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 68 74
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £435 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (93.33%) CCNP
3 11 (73.33%) HP
3 11 (73.33%) BMC
3 11 (73.33%) WLAN
3 11 (73.33%) TippingPoint
4 9 (60.00%) CCDP
4 9 (60.00%) Network Design
5 8 (53.33%) Blue Coat
5 8 (53.33%) F5
5 8 (53.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (40.00%) OPNET
6 6 (40.00%) Retail
6 6 (40.00%) BGP
6 6 (40.00%) Lisp
6 6 (40.00%) DMZ
6 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
7 5 (33.33%) Firewall
8 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (26.67%) Network Security
9 3 (20.00%) DMVPN
9 3 (20.00%) QA
9 3 (20.00%) Motorola
9 3 (20.00%) CCNA
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 2 (13.33%) ITIL
10 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) WLAN
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (40.00%) BGP
3 6 (40.00%) DMZ
3 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (26.67%) Network Security
6 3 (20.00%) DMVPN
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
8 1 (6.67%) LAN
8 1 (6.67%) WAN
8 1 (6.67%) VPN
8 1 (6.67%) Internet
8 1 (6.67%) TACACS
8 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (6.67%) Wireless
8 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Network Design
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) SIEM
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (93.33%) CCNP
3 9 (60.00%) CCDP
4 3 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) CCSE
5 1 (6.67%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) OPNET
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) HP
2 11 (73.33%) BMC
2 11 (73.33%) TippingPoint
3 8 (53.33%) Blue Coat
3 8 (53.33%) F5
4 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
5 3 (20.00%) Motorola
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm
7 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
7 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
7 1 (6.67%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) Nokia
7 1 (6.67%) Radware