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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 175 259 254
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 154 62 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.34% 0.53% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.92% 3.53% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 111 57 75
Average salary £48,000 £49,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% +0.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,600 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
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
1945 1758 2270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.94% 15.07% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1556 2025
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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.

1 233 (100.00%) Cisco
2 144 (61.80%) Firewall
3 137 (58.80%) Cisco Certification
4 99 (42.49%) VPN
5 92 (39.48%) CCNP
6 83 (35.62%) Windows
7 74 (31.76%) VMware
8 64 (27.47%) Linux
9 61 (26.18%) Microsoft
10 56 (24.03%) WAN
11 55 (23.61%) LAN
11 55 (23.61%) Juniper
11 55 (23.61%) Cisco Nexus
12 54 (23.18%) Citrix
13 53 (22.75%) Finance
14 50 (21.46%) Cisco PIX
15 49 (21.03%) OSPF
16 47 (20.17%) CheckPoint
16 47 (20.17%) DHCP
17 46 (19.74%) CCNA
17 46 (19.74%) BGP
17 46 (19.74%) F5
18 43 (18.45%) MS Excel
19 41 (17.60%) ITIL
20 40 (17.17%) MPLS
21 39 (16.74%) Oracle
21 39 (16.74%) IPsec
22 38 (16.31%) VMware Infrastructure
23 36 (15.45%) Wireless
24 33 (14.16%) Cisco IOS

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 30 (12.88%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (3.43%) Lync
4 5 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.72%) nginx
6 3 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.29%) CMS
6 3 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.86%) Confluence
7 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.43%) Apache
8 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.43%) Drupal
8 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 43 (18.45%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.15%) MS Office
3 4 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.58%) SaaS
2 3 (1.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 144 (61.80%) Firewall
2 99 (42.49%) VPN
3 56 (24.03%) WAN
4 55 (23.61%) LAN
4 55 (23.61%) Cisco Nexus
5 50 (21.46%) Cisco PIX
6 49 (21.03%) OSPF
7 47 (20.17%) DHCP
8 46 (19.74%) BGP
9 40 (17.17%) MPLS
10 39 (16.74%) IPsec
11 36 (15.45%) Wireless
12 33 (14.16%) Cisco IOS
13 30 (12.88%) EIGRP
13 30 (12.88%) SAN
14 29 (12.45%) VLAN
15 26 (11.16%) Network Security
16 25 (10.73%) HSRP
17 23 (9.87%) SSL
17 23 (9.87%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.43%) MySQL
3 7 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Jenkins
1 4 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.29%) JIRA
General
1 53 (22.75%) Finance
2 16 (6.87%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.72%) Law
4 8 (3.43%) Back Office
4 8 (3.43%) Banking
5 6 (2.58%) Retail
6 4 (1.72%) Billing
7 3 (1.29%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.86%) Games
8 2 (0.86%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.43%) Marketing
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 97 (41.63%) Network Engineer
2 30 (12.88%) Analyst
3 26 (11.16%) Senior Network Engineer
4 19 (8.15%) Consultant
4 19 (8.15%) Security Analyst
5 16 (6.87%) Support Engineer
5 16 (6.87%) Linux Consultant
5 16 (6.87%) IT Security Analyst
6 15 (6.44%) Network Consultant
7 14 (6.01%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (6.01%) Administrator
7 14 (6.01%) Security Engineer
8 13 (5.58%) Network Security Engineer
9 11 (4.72%) Technical Manager
10 10 (4.29%) Cisco Engineer
11 9 (3.86%) Team Leader
12 8 (3.43%) Service Desk Engineer
12 8 (3.43%) Network Team Leader
13 6 (2.58%) Network Analyst
13 6 (2.58%) Capacity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (1.72%) CSS
1 4 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.16%) Management Information System
2 21 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.73%) Clustering
4 15 (6.44%) CLARiiON
5 10 (4.29%) CMDB
6 9 (3.86%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.15%) IVR
8 3 (1.29%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.29%) Statistics
8 3 (1.29%) AVVID
8 3 (1.29%) User Experience
9 2 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.86%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.86%) PKI
10 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.43%) DTV
10 1 (0.43%) Firmware
10 1 (0.43%) Robotics
10 1 (0.43%) Wiki
10 1 (0.43%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 83 (35.62%) Windows
2 64 (27.47%) Linux
3 22 (9.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (9.44%) UNIX
4 17 (7.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (7.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.43%) CentOS
5 8 (3.43%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.15%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.72%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.72%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.29%) Solaris
10 2 (0.86%) Debian
11 1 (0.43%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (17.60%) ITIL
2 27 (11.59%) Load Balancing
3 19 (8.15%) Identity Management
4 18 (7.73%) Information Security
4 18 (7.73%) Kalman Filter
5 15 (6.44%) Project Management
6 14 (6.01%) Problem Management
6 14 (6.01%) ITIL V3
7 13 (5.58%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (5.58%) Release Management
8 12 (5.15%) Capacity Management
8 12 (5.15%) Incident Management
8 12 (5.15%) Network Design
9 10 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (4.29%) Migration
10 9 (3.86%) Security Management
11 8 (3.43%) Network Management
11 8 (3.43%) Change Management
11 8 (3.43%) Asset Management
12 7 (3.00%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.73%) SQL
2 5 (2.15%) C
2 5 (2.15%) Perl
2 5 (2.15%) PHP
2 5 (2.15%) Ruby
2 5 (2.15%) Bash Shell
2 5 (2.15%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 137 (58.80%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (39.48%) CCNP
3 46 (19.74%) CCNA
4 27 (11.59%) Degree
5 23 (9.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (9.87%) CISSP
5 23 (9.87%) MCITP
6 22 (9.44%) CCSP
7 21 (9.01%) MCSE
7 21 (9.01%) CCIP
8 19 (8.15%) CCIE
9 11 (4.72%) CCSE
10 10 (4.29%) JNCIA
11 9 (3.86%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (3.43%) CCSA
12 8 (3.43%) JNCIS
12 8 (3.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (2.58%) Security Cleared
13 6 (2.58%) RHCE
13 6 (2.58%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.58%) SLA
2 6 (2.58%) QA
3 4 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (16.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (12.88%) Hyper-V
3 22 (9.44%) vSphere
4 21 (9.01%) XenApp
5 20 (8.58%) Active Directory
6 15 (6.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 15 (6.44%) UAG
7 8 (3.43%) XenServer
8 5 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (2.15%) KVM
9 3 (1.29%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.86%) Squid
Systems Management
1 15 (6.44%) EMC NetWorker
2 13 (5.58%) Nagios
2 13 (5.58%) Oracle Identity Management
3 9 (3.86%) CiscoWorks
3 9 (3.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (3.00%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.00%) Cacti
5 5 (2.15%) HAProxy
6 3 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.29%) SCOM
7 2 (0.86%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.86%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.86%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.86%) WSUS
8 1 (0.43%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 233 (100.00%) Cisco
2 74 (31.76%) VMware
3 61 (26.18%) Microsoft
4 55 (23.61%) Juniper
5 54 (23.18%) Citrix
6 47 (20.17%) CheckPoint
7 46 (19.74%) F5
8 39 (16.74%) Oracle
9 28 (12.02%) Red Hat
9 28 (12.02%) Riverbed
10 22 (9.44%) Symantec
10 22 (9.44%) EMC
11 18 (7.73%) Sun
12 16 (6.87%) SolarWinds
12 16 (6.87%) HP
13 15 (6.44%) Infoblox
14 13 (5.58%) Fortinet
15 11 (4.72%) Blue Coat
16 10 (4.29%) Brocade
17 9 (3.86%) McAfee
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £21000 - £22000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago