Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 210 188
Rank change year-on-year +46 -22 -80
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 49 16 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.03% 0.30% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.69% 2.12% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 72
Leeds median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £36,250 £32,625
90th Percentile £61,500 £48,500 £52,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -6.67% -

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 564 754 1,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 11.89% 14.18% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 484 633 881
Leeds median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £21,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,100 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT 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 job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (83.67%) Firewall
3 30 (61.22%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (51.02%) VMware
5 24 (48.98%) WAN
6 22 (44.90%) CCNP
7 18 (36.73%) MPLS
7 18 (36.73%) OSPF
7 18 (36.73%) BGP
8 17 (34.69%) CheckPoint
8 17 (34.69%) CCNA
8 17 (34.69%) F5
9 15 (30.61%) VPN
9 15 (30.61%) LAN
10 14 (28.57%) Linux
10 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (22.45%) Network Security
11 11 (22.45%) Spanning Tree
11 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
11 11 (22.45%) SAN
12 10 (20.41%) EIGRP
12 10 (20.41%) Juniper
12 10 (20.41%) DNS
12 10 (20.41%) Windows
12 10 (20.41%) Presales
13 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
13 9 (18.37%) Cisco ISE
13 9 (18.37%) High Availability
14 8 (16.33%) SolarWinds
14 8 (16.33%) ITIL

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 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.16%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (83.67%) Firewall
2 24 (48.98%) WAN
3 18 (36.73%) BGP
3 18 (36.73%) MPLS
3 18 (36.73%) OSPF
4 15 (30.61%) LAN
4 15 (30.61%) VPN
5 11 (22.45%) Network Security
5 11 (22.45%) SAN
5 11 (22.45%) Spanning Tree
6 10 (20.41%) DNS
6 10 (20.41%) EIGRP
7 9 (18.37%) Cisco ISE
8 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
8 8 (16.33%) VoIP
9 7 (14.29%) BIG-IP
9 7 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (14.29%) NX-OS
9 7 (14.29%) VLAN
10 6 (12.24%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (6.12%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Network Engineer
2 15 (30.61%) Cisco Engineer
2 15 (30.61%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Architect
4 7 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Network Operations Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Network Team Leader
5 6 (12.24%) Team Leader
6 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Network Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Penetration Tester
8 3 (6.12%) Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (4.08%) NHS
5 2 (4.08%) Replication
6 1 (2.04%) iPad
6 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) Windows
3 5 (10.20%) Mac OS
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Presales
2 9 (18.37%) High Availability
3 8 (16.33%) ITIL
4 7 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (14.29%) Project Management
5 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.16%) Information Security
7 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
7 4 (8.16%) Network Design
7 4 (8.16%) Security Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.12%) Manual Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Network Architecture
8 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.12%) Security Auditing
8 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) SIEM
8 3 (6.12%) Static Code Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (61.22%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (44.90%) CCNP
3 17 (34.69%) CCNA
4 7 (14.29%) CCDA
4 7 (14.29%) CCIP
4 7 (14.29%) CCSP
4 7 (14.29%) Degree
5 6 (12.24%) CEH
6 5 (10.20%) MCSE
6 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.12%) CCSA
7 3 (6.12%) CISM
7 3 (6.12%) CISSP
7 3 (6.12%) CREST Certified
7 3 (6.12%) JNCIA
7 3 (6.12%) Master's Degree
7 3 (6.12%) MCSA
7 3 (6.12%) OSCP
8 2 (4.08%) JNCIS
8 2 (4.08%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.12%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (6.12%) SLA
3 1 (2.04%) GDPR
3 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.24%) vSphere
4 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.12%) VMware NSX
6 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.04%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (4.08%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (51.02%) VMware
3 17 (34.69%) CheckPoint
3 17 (34.69%) F5
4 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
5 10 (20.41%) Juniper
6 8 (16.33%) SolarWinds
7 7 (14.29%) Palo Alto
8 4 (8.16%) Citrix
9 3 (6.12%) ArcSight
9 3 (6.12%) Aruba
9 3 (6.12%) Fortinet
9 3 (6.12%) LogRhythm
9 3 (6.12%) Splunk
10 2 (4.08%) Dell
11 1 (2.04%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.04%) HP
11 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL