The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 136 111 121
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 47 47 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.24% 1.69% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.23% 9.96% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 6
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
650 472 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.16% 16.95% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 510 375 382
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco ASA
West Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT 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
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Leeds

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA.

1 89 (100.00%) Cisco
2 84 (94.38%) Cisco Certification
3 79 (88.76%) Firewall
4 68 (76.40%) LAN
5 64 (71.91%) WAN
6 60 (67.42%) CheckPoint
7 53 (59.55%) CCNP
8 49 (55.06%) CCNA
9 42 (47.19%) E-Commerce
10 37 (41.57%) MPLS
11 35 (39.33%) Network Security
12 32 (35.96%) EIGRP
12 32 (35.96%) VoIP
13 31 (34.83%) BGP
14 27 (30.34%) CCSP
15 26 (29.21%) Incident Management
15 26 (29.21%) Capacity Planning
15 26 (29.21%) FWSM
16 24 (26.97%) ITIL
17 22 (24.72%) WLAN
18 20 (22.47%) Cisco IOS
18 20 (22.47%) Cisco Nexus
19 18 (20.22%) ITIL V3
19 18 (20.22%) CCSE
20 17 (19.10%) Lisp
20 17 (19.10%) Check Point Certification
20 17 (19.10%) Cisco CUCM
21 16 (17.98%) DMVPN
22 15 (16.85%) Motorola
23 14 (15.73%) TCP/IP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.12%) CMS
1 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.12%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 79 (88.76%) Firewall
2 68 (76.40%) LAN
3 64 (71.91%) WAN
4 37 (41.57%) MPLS
5 35 (39.33%) Network Security
6 32 (35.96%) EIGRP
6 32 (35.96%) VoIP
7 31 (34.83%) BGP
8 26 (29.21%) FWSM
9 22 (24.72%) WLAN
10 20 (22.47%) Cisco IOS
10 20 (22.47%) Cisco Nexus
11 16 (17.98%) DMVPN
12 14 (15.73%) TCP/IP
13 13 (14.61%) VPN
14 9 (10.11%) OSPF
15 8 (8.99%) VLAN
16 7 (7.87%) HSRP
17 6 (6.74%) Wireless
17 6 (6.74%) Ethernet
General
1 4 (4.49%) Finance
1 4 (4.49%) Retail
2 1 (1.12%) Local Government
2 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (79.78%) Network Engineer
2 24 (26.97%) Analyst
2 24 (26.97%) Network Analyst
2 24 (26.97%) Network Support
3 23 (25.84%) Support Analyst
3 23 (25.84%) Network Support Analyst
4 21 (23.60%) Senior Network Engineer
5 18 (20.22%) Senior Support Analyst
5 18 (20.22%) Senior Network Analyst
5 18 (20.22%) Senior Analyst
5 18 (20.22%) Senior Network Support
5 18 (20.22%) Senior Network Support Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Architect
7 5 (5.62%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.37%) Network Architect
10 2 (2.25%) Technical Engineer
11 1 (1.12%) Cisco Support
11 1 (1.12%) Cisco Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.37%) Windows
2 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.12%) Linux
3 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.19%) E-Commerce
2 26 (29.21%) Incident Management
2 26 (29.21%) Capacity Planning
3 24 (26.97%) ITIL
4 18 (20.22%) ITIL V3
5 10 (11.24%) Network Design
6 8 (8.99%) Load Balancing
7 7 (7.87%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 7 (7.87%) Project Management
7 7 (7.87%) Network Architecture
8 2 (2.25%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.25%) Change Control
9 1 (1.12%) WAN Optimisation
9 1 (1.12%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.12%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (1.12%) Service Management
9 1 (1.12%) Change Management
9 1 (1.12%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.10%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 84 (94.38%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (59.55%) CCNP
3 49 (55.06%) CCNA
4 27 (30.34%) CCSP
5 18 (20.22%) CCSE
6 17 (19.10%) Check Point Certification
7 9 (10.11%) CCIE
8 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.12%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.12%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.12%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.12%) Degree
9 1 (1.12%) CCSA
9 1 (1.12%) CCVP
9 1 (1.12%) CCDA
9 1 (1.12%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (19.10%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 89 (100.00%) Cisco
2 60 (67.42%) CheckPoint
3 15 (16.85%) Motorola
4 3 (3.37%) F5
5 2 (2.25%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.12%) Brocade
6 1 (1.12%) TippingPoint
6 1 (1.12%) Foundry
6 1 (1.12%) Nokia
6 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.12%) VMware
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.12%) HP
6 1 (1.12%) Avaya
6 1 (1.12%) Juniper
6 1 (1.12%) BMC
6 1 (1.12%) CommVault
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