Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 172 227
Rank change year-on-year +30 +55 -48
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 39 45 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.22% 0.91% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.44% 8.30% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 10
Leeds median annual salary £53,895 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.74% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £40,250 £31,450 £36,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,000 £48,775
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +22.09% +7.50% -11.11%

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 462 542 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 14.45% 10.96% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 404 449 596
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,000 £28,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% 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 22 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (89.74%) Firewall
3 24 (61.54%) BGP
4 23 (58.97%) LAN
4 23 (58.97%) WAN
5 22 (56.41%) VPN
6 17 (43.59%) MPLS
6 17 (43.59%) OSPF
6 17 (43.59%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (41.03%) CheckPoint
7 16 (41.03%) WLAN
8 15 (38.46%) CCNP
9 14 (35.90%) F5
10 12 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 12 (30.77%) VPLS
10 12 (30.77%) VoIP
11 11 (28.21%) EIGRP
12 10 (25.64%) Wireshark
12 10 (25.64%) SolarWinds
13 9 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 9 (23.08%) Fortinet
13 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
14 8 (20.51%) VMware
14 8 (20.51%) Penetration Testing
14 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
14 8 (20.51%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 8 (20.51%) GDPR
14 8 (20.51%) Cyber Essentials

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 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (89.74%) Firewall
2 24 (61.54%) BGP
3 23 (58.97%) LAN
3 23 (58.97%) WAN
4 22 (56.41%) VPN
5 17 (43.59%) MPLS
5 17 (43.59%) OSPF
6 16 (41.03%) WLAN
7 12 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 12 (30.77%) VoIP
7 12 (30.77%) VPLS
8 11 (28.21%) EIGRP
9 10 (25.64%) Wireshark
10 9 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (20.51%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (17.95%) Network Security
12 7 (17.95%) NX-OS
12 7 (17.95%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 6 (15.38%) Wireless
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) IT Security Specialist
2 9 (23.08%) Network Specialist
2 9 (23.08%) Security Specialist
3 7 (17.95%) Engineering Specialist
3 7 (17.95%) Network Support
3 7 (17.95%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (2.56%) Consultant
4 1 (2.56%) Network Support Specialist
4 1 (2.56%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (2.56%) Security Consultant
4 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (2.56%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) JSON
1 1 (2.56%) REST
1 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.56%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
1 8 (20.51%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (17.95%) Data Protection
2 7 (17.95%) Integration Testing
2 7 (17.95%) Security Auditing
2 7 (17.95%) Security Testing
2 7 (17.95%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (15.38%) Security Management
4 5 (12.82%) CRM
4 5 (12.82%) Information Security
4 5 (12.82%) Network Architecture
4 5 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (12.82%) Security Architecture
4 5 (12.82%) Security Operations
5 3 (7.69%) High Availability
5 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 2 (5.13%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
1 5 (12.82%) Python
1 5 (12.82%) Tcl
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (38.46%) CCNP
3 7 (17.95%) CCIE
4 4 (10.26%) CCNA
5 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.56%) CCDP
5 1 (2.56%) CCSE
5 1 (2.56%) CEH
5 1 (2.56%) CISM
5 1 (2.56%) CISSP
5 1 (2.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (2.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 1 (2.56%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (20.51%) Cyber Essentials
2 8 (20.51%) GDPR
2 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (5.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) VMware NSX
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) ArcSight ESM
1 5 (12.82%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (12.82%) Nagios
1 5 (12.82%) Netcool
1 5 (12.82%) Packer
1 5 (12.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (12.82%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (7.69%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.56%) Ansible
3 1 (2.56%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (41.03%) CheckPoint
3 14 (35.90%) F5
4 10 (25.64%) SolarWinds
5 9 (23.08%) Fortinet
5 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 8 (20.51%) VMware
7 5 (12.82%) ArcSight
7 5 (12.82%) Blue Coat
7 5 (12.82%) CyberArk
7 5 (12.82%) ScanSafe
7 5 (12.82%) Symantec
7 5 (12.82%) Tufin
7 5 (12.82%) Zscaler
8 3 (7.69%) Juniper
8 3 (7.69%) Meraki
9 2 (5.13%) Palo Alto
10 1 (2.56%) EMC
10 1 (2.56%) HP
10 1 (2.56%) Red Hat