The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 160 261 221
Rank change year-on-year
+101 -40
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 164 68 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.53% 0.59% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.90% 3.77% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 134 64 92
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
Cisco ASA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1842 1803 2440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.21% 15.57% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1613 1579 2146
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in the City of London

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in the City of London

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 315 (100.00%) Cisco
2 221 (70.16%) Firewall
3 199 (63.17%) Cisco Certification
4 142 (45.08%) CCNP
5 120 (38.10%) VPN
6 103 (32.70%) Windows
7 96 (30.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 91 (28.89%) Finance
9 90 (28.57%) Juniper
9 90 (28.57%) BGP
10 86 (27.30%) CheckPoint
10 86 (27.30%) WAN
11 85 (26.98%) VMware
12 81 (25.71%) OSPF
13 78 (24.76%) Linux
14 76 (24.13%) LAN
15 73 (23.17%) MPLS
16 70 (22.22%) CCNA
17 67 (21.27%) Network Security
18 65 (20.63%) Wireless
19 57 (18.10%) Cisco PIX
19 57 (18.10%) F5
20 55 (17.46%) DHCP
21 54 (17.14%) EIGRP
21 54 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
22 50 (15.87%) Cisco IOS
22 50 (15.87%) ITIL
23 47 (14.92%) Citrix
24 44 (13.97%) Red Hat
24 44 (13.97%) Microsoft

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 26 (8.25%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.81%) Lync
3 9 (2.86%) nginx
4 7 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (1.59%) IIS
6 5 (1.59%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.63%) CMS
8 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 37 (11.75%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.03%) MS Office
3 5 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.90%) SaaS
2 2 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 221 (70.16%) Firewall
2 120 (38.10%) VPN
3 96 (30.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 90 (28.57%) BGP
5 86 (27.30%) WAN
6 81 (25.71%) OSPF
7 76 (24.13%) LAN
8 73 (23.17%) MPLS
9 67 (21.27%) Network Security
10 65 (20.63%) Wireless
11 57 (18.10%) Cisco PIX
12 55 (17.46%) DHCP
13 54 (17.14%) EIGRP
14 50 (15.87%) Cisco IOS
15 44 (13.97%) IPsec
16 42 (13.33%) SAN
16 42 (13.33%) DNS
17 36 (11.43%) VLAN
18 31 (9.84%) TCP/IP
19 26 (8.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (2.86%) MySQL
3 9 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 9 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 91 (28.89%) Finance
2 23 (7.30%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.81%) Banking
4 10 (3.17%) Law
5 8 (2.54%) Retail
6 7 (2.22%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.22%) Back Office
7 6 (1.90%) Electronics
7 6 (1.90%) Legal
7 6 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.90%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.90%) Marketing
8 5 (1.59%) Billing
9 2 (0.63%) iGaming
9 2 (0.63%) Games
10 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 121 (38.41%) Network Engineer
2 35 (11.11%) Analyst
3 27 (8.57%) Security Analyst
4 26 (8.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 25 (7.94%) Security Engineer
6 23 (7.30%) Consultant
7 21 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 21 (6.67%) Administrator
7 21 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
8 20 (6.35%) Support Engineer
9 18 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
10 16 (5.08%) Network Consultant
10 16 (5.08%) Cisco Engineer
11 10 (3.17%) Architect
11 10 (3.17%) Linux Consultant
12 9 (2.86%) IT Support
13 8 (2.54%) Service Desk Engineer
13 8 (2.54%) Data Centre Engineer
13 8 (2.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (2.54%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.49%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (2.86%) Web Services
3 2 (0.63%) CSS
4 1 (0.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.79%) Management Information System
1 34 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.03%) Clustering
3 15 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.49%) Robotics
5 9 (2.86%) CLARiiON
6 6 (1.90%) CMDB
6 6 (1.90%) DTV
7 5 (1.59%) Replication
7 5 (1.59%) IVR
8 4 (1.27%) AVVID
8 4 (1.27%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.63%) SecurID
9 2 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.63%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.63%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.63%) Statistics
10 1 (0.32%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 103 (32.70%) Windows
2 78 (24.76%) Linux
3 39 (12.38%) UNIX
4 30 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (5.08%) Windows 7
5 16 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (5.08%) Windows XP
6 14 (4.44%) Ubuntu
7 13 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (3.17%) Windows 8
10 8 (2.54%) CentOS
11 5 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.95%) Solaris
13 1 (0.32%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (15.87%) ITIL
2 37 (11.75%) Project Management
3 36 (11.43%) Kalman Filter
4 30 (9.52%) Load Balancing
5 29 (9.21%) Migration
6 28 (8.89%) Information Security
7 23 (7.30%) Identity Management
7 23 (7.30%) Network Monitoring
8 18 (5.71%) Network Management
8 18 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (4.76%) Change Management
9 15 (4.76%) Network Design
10 14 (4.44%) Incident Management
10 14 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
11 13 (4.13%) Asset Management
11 13 (4.13%) Security Management
12 10 (3.17%) Information Security Management
12 10 (3.17%) Data Security
12 10 (3.17%) Service Delivery
12 10 (3.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.71%) SQL
2 14 (4.44%) Python
2 14 (4.44%) Ruby
3 12 (3.81%) Perl
4 11 (3.49%) PowerShell
5 9 (2.86%) PHP
6 7 (2.22%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.90%) C
8 4 (1.27%) R
9 2 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 199 (63.17%) Cisco Certification
2 142 (45.08%) CCNP
3 70 (22.22%) CCNA
4 35 (11.11%) CISSP
4 35 (11.11%) Degree
5 32 (10.16%) CCSP
6 29 (9.21%) CCIE
7 20 (6.35%) CCIP
8 18 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (5.40%) MCITP
10 16 (5.08%) MCSE
11 15 (4.76%) Security Cleared
12 14 (4.44%) CCSE
12 14 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (4.13%) CCSA
13 13 (4.13%) JNCIA
14 12 (3.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (3.49%) CCDP
16 8 (2.54%) RHCE
17 7 (2.22%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.62%) SLA
2 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 54 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 25 (7.94%) Hyper-V
4 19 (6.03%) vSphere
5 16 (5.08%) XenApp
6 13 (4.13%) XenServer
7 9 (2.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 9 (2.86%) UAG
7 9 (2.86%) KVM
8 7 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.90%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.63%) Firmware
11 1 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (6.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 21 (6.67%) Nagios
3 18 (5.71%) Oracle Identity Management
4 12 (3.81%) Cacti
5 9 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
5 9 (2.86%) CiscoWorks
5 9 (2.86%) HAProxy
6 7 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (1.90%) SCOM
8 5 (1.59%) SCOrch
8 5 (1.59%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.27%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.63%) WSUS
10 2 (0.63%) SELinux
11 1 (0.32%) RANCID
11 1 (0.32%) HP SiteScope
11 1 (0.32%) OpenView
11 1 (0.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 315 (100.00%) Cisco
2 90 (28.57%) Juniper
3 86 (27.30%) CheckPoint
4 85 (26.98%) VMware
5 57 (18.10%) F5
6 47 (14.92%) Citrix
7 44 (13.97%) Microsoft
7 44 (13.97%) Red Hat
8 34 (10.79%) Symantec
9 33 (10.48%) Riverbed
10 30 (9.52%) Oracle
11 29 (9.21%) Blue Coat
12 28 (8.89%) HP
13 25 (7.94%) SolarWinds
14 22 (6.98%) Fortinet
14 22 (6.98%) Sun
15 19 (6.03%) EMC
16 15 (4.76%) IronPort
17 13 (4.13%) ProCurve
18 12 (3.81%) Aruba
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Package & Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £42500 - £47500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 12 days ago