Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Cisco ASA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco ASA over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 189 209
Rank change year-on-year +12 +20 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 26 48 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.63% 0.97% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.57% 6.45% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 34
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £33,000 £33,031 £36,250
90th Percentile £51,084 £58,500 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% -15.00%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 569 744 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.75% 15.10% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 499 630 709
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% -5.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,500 £61,250 £57,650
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% -

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
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in Leeds

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Leeds over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT 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 permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (88.46%) Firewall
3 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (57.69%) LAN
4 12 (46.15%) VPN
4 12 (46.15%) BGP
4 12 (46.15%) Network Security
5 11 (42.31%) MPLS
5 11 (42.31%) EIGRP
5 11 (42.31%) CCNP
6 10 (38.46%) WAN
7 9 (34.62%) Cisco Firepower
8 8 (30.77%) WLAN
9 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
9 7 (26.92%) VPLS
9 7 (26.92%) VMware
9 7 (26.92%) F5
9 7 (26.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (23.08%) Cyber Essentials
10 6 (23.08%) Wireless
10 6 (23.08%) IPsec
10 6 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (23.08%) Fortinet
11 5 (19.23%) VLAN
11 5 (19.23%) SolarWinds
11 5 (19.23%) CCNA
11 5 (19.23%) Internet
11 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 5 (19.23%) Cisco Wireless
12 4 (15.38%) Cisco ISE

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.85%) IBM Domino
2 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (88.46%) Firewall
2 15 (57.69%) LAN
3 12 (46.15%) BGP
3 12 (46.15%) Network Security
3 12 (46.15%) VPN
4 11 (42.31%) EIGRP
4 11 (42.31%) MPLS
5 10 (38.46%) WAN
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco Firepower
7 8 (30.77%) WLAN
8 7 (26.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
8 7 (26.92%) VPLS
9 6 (23.08%) IPsec
9 6 (23.08%) Wireless
10 5 (19.23%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (19.23%) Internet
10 5 (19.23%) VLAN
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco ISE
11 4 (15.38%) DMVPN
General
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Security Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Security Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Security Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Network Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) JSON
1 1 (3.85%) REST
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.54%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (3.85%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.85%) EPoS
3 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) HPUX
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (15.38%) Information Security
3 3 (11.54%) CRM
3 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
3 3 (11.54%) High Availability
3 3 (11.54%) Identity Management
3 3 (11.54%) Network Architecture
3 3 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
3 3 (11.54%) Security Management
3 3 (11.54%) Security Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.69%) Security Auditing
4 2 (7.69%) Security Operations
4 2 (7.69%) Security Patching
4 2 (7.69%) Server Management
4 2 (7.69%) Threat Detection
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) Lisp
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (42.31%) CCNP
3 5 (19.23%) CCNA
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.69%) Degree
5 2 (7.69%) MCSA
5 2 (7.69%) MCSE
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.85%) CCDP
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.85%) MCDST
6 1 (3.85%) MCP
6 1 (3.85%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (15.38%) GDPR
2 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.85%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (11.54%) FortiGate
1 3 (11.54%) Nagios
1 3 (11.54%) Packer
1 3 (11.54%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) F5
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) Fortinet
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) SolarWinds
5 4 (15.38%) Juniper
5 4 (15.38%) Palo Alto
6 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.54%) Intel
6 3 (11.54%) McAfee
6 3 (11.54%) ScanSafe
6 3 (11.54%) Zscaler
7 2 (7.69%) Brocade
8 1 (3.85%) EMC
8 1 (3.85%) HP
8 1 (3.85%) IronPort
8 1 (3.85%) Meraki
8 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
8 1 (3.85%) Veeam