Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 16 January 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)
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 118 126
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 -31
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 14 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.64% 0.88% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.17% 6.10% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 16
Leeds median daily rate £375 £231 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.16% -33.93% +1.82%
10th Percentile £306 £175 £303
90th Percentile £434 £368 £466
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £325 £363
% change year-on-year - -10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 227 344 403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 10.31% 14.34% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 207 276
Leeds median daily rate £438 £403 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £162 £200 £275
90th Percentile £588 £555 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 10
Leeds median hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.19% -37.21% -38.57%
10th Percentile £14.10 £10.20 £11.10
90th Percentile £34.60 £28.75 £53.55
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -5.97% +10.71% -4.65%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Leeds

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Leeds

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco ASA in Leeds

Cisco ASA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco ASA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) Network Security
4 6 (42.86%) CCNP
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 5 (35.71%) F5
6 4 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 4 (28.57%) BGP
7 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
7 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
7 3 (21.43%) Security Management
7 3 (21.43%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (21.43%) FortiGate
7 3 (21.43%) VMware NSX
8 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
8 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
8 2 (14.29%) Intelligent Network
8 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
8 2 (14.29%) Intel
8 2 (14.29%) OSPF
8 2 (14.29%) McAfee
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (14.29%) MS Visio

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) BGP
3 4 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
4 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (14.29%) Intelligent Network
5 2 (14.29%) OSPF
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.14%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Security Engineer
3 7 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Network Delivery Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Network Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
1 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
1 3 (21.43%) Security Management
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CCNP
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) CCSA
2 1 (7.14%) CCSE
2 1 (7.14%) CCSM
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 5 (35.71%) F5
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 2 (14.29%) Intel
5 2 (14.29%) McAfee
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
6 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
6 1 (7.14%) Juniper