The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 316 351 304
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -47
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 965 783 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 0.74% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.69% 4.25% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 770 642 869
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20571 18433 22281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 17.34% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16274 14952 18254
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in the UK

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in the UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +38 912 £45,000 +5.88% 98
London +55 392 £51,500 +0.98% 36
South East -29 226 £44,000 +3.52% 27
Yorkshire +53 171 £42,500 +13.33% 8
West Yorkshire +58 158 £40,000 +18.51% 6
City of London +76 150 £48,000 -4.00% 13
Leeds +44 136 £39,750 +17.77% 3
Surrey -20 81 £45,000 - 10
Berkshire -22 65 £47,500 +4.39% 7
Wales -3 33 £42,500 +21.42% 2
South Wales -9 32 £42,500 +21.42% 2
East of England -21 31 £40,000 +14.28% 5
West Midlands -26 29 £40,000 -5.88% 5
South West -24 28 £32,500 -7.14% 11
Reading +2 26 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hampshire -2 23 £50,000 +28.20% 3
Hertfordshire -5 22 £40,000 +23.55% 4
Birmingham -10 21 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Camberley +4 19 £44,000 +46.66% 4
Kent +18 18 £36,250 -7.64% 4
North West -28 15 £46,250 +21.71% 2
Bristol +3 14 £30,000 +9.09% 6
Bracknell +1 14 £40,000 +45.45% 1
West Sussex -5 14 £28,750 -14.17% 1
Cardiff -15 13 £70,000 +100.00% 2
Bradford - 13 £36,250 - 1
Dorking -8 12 £45,000 -10.00%
Basingstoke +6 11 £50,000 +28.20% 1
Guildford +12 10 £48,750 +44.44% 1
Letchworth - 10 £42,500 - 1

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1712 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1386 (80.96%) Firewall
3 1173 (68.52%) Cisco Certification
4 853 (49.82%) CCNP
5 621 (36.27%) CheckPoint
6 604 (35.28%) WAN
7 581 (33.94%) VPN
8 562 (32.83%) LAN
9 545 (31.83%) CCNA
10 544 (31.78%) Windows
11 541 (31.60%) Juniper
12 469 (27.39%) Network Security
13 438 (25.58%) VMware
14 426 (24.88%) BGP
14 426 (24.88%) F5
15 399 (23.31%) Microsoft
16 372 (21.73%) Cisco Nexus
17 337 (19.68%) Linux
18 336 (19.63%) Cisco PIX
19 331 (19.33%) MPLS
20 313 (18.28%) OSPF
21 305 (17.82%) Active Directory
22 291 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
23 273 (15.95%) ITIL
24 262 (15.30%) TCP/IP
25 261 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
26 258 (15.07%) MS Exchange
27 252 (14.72%) DHCP
28 249 (14.54%) SAN
29 247 (14.43%) EIGRP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 258 (15.07%) MS Exchange
2 115 (6.72%) Lync
2 115 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 79 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 67 (3.91%) SharePoint
5 48 (2.80%) IIS
6 46 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 38 (2.22%) Apache
8 36 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2003
9 29 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 20 (1.17%) Tomcat
11 13 (0.76%) CMS
12 9 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.47%) Moodle
14 6 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.29%) nginx
16 4 (0.23%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.23%) MQSeries
17 3 (0.18%) WebLogic
18 2 (0.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 206 (12.03%) MS Excel
2 103 (6.02%) MS Office
3 41 (2.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.18%) Maya
4 3 (0.18%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.058%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.18%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.058%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.058%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 42 (2.45%) Office 365
2 17 (0.99%) SaaS
3 7 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.29%) PaaS
5 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.18%) IaaS
7 1 (0.058%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.058%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.058%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1386 (80.96%) Firewall
2 604 (35.28%) WAN
3 581 (33.94%) VPN
4 562 (32.83%) LAN
5 469 (27.39%) Network Security
6 426 (24.88%) BGP
7 372 (21.73%) Cisco Nexus
8 336 (19.63%) Cisco PIX
9 331 (19.33%) MPLS
10 313 (18.28%) OSPF
11 262 (15.30%) TCP/IP
12 252 (14.72%) DHCP
13 249 (14.54%) SAN
14 247 (14.43%) EIGRP
15 245 (14.31%) DNS
16 199 (11.62%) VoIP
17 193 (11.27%) Cisco IOS
18 191 (11.16%) IPsec
19 178 (10.40%) Wireless
20 149 (8.70%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 38 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (1.23%) MySQL
4 16 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (0.35%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.18%) OLTP
9 3 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.12%) DB2
10 2 (0.12%) Cognos Impromptu
11 1 (0.058%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.058%) OLAP
11 1 (0.058%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.058%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.058%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (0.35%) WebLOAD
2 5 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (0.29%) JIRA
2 5 (0.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.29%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.23%) Subversion
4 3 (0.18%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.18%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.058%) Redmine
5 1 (0.058%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.058%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 240 (14.02%) Finance
2 108 (6.31%) Telecoms
3 73 (4.26%) Banking
4 43 (2.51%) Law
5 39 (2.28%) Retail
6 33 (1.93%) Investment Banking
7 29 (1.69%) Games
8 20 (1.17%) Back Office
9 19 (1.11%) Legal
10 13 (0.76%) Advertising
11 10 (0.58%) Publishing
12 9 (0.53%) German Language
13 7 (0.41%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.41%) Billing
14 4 (0.23%) Italian Language
14 4 (0.23%) French Language
14 4 (0.23%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.18%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.18%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.12%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 837 (48.89%) Network Engineer
2 195 (11.39%) Security Engineer
3 177 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 160 (9.35%) Analyst
5 157 (9.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 124 (7.24%) Network Security Engineer
7 120 (7.01%) Consultant
8 102 (5.96%) Network Support
9 83 (4.85%) Network Analyst
10 80 (4.67%) Network Consultant
11 76 (4.44%) Administrator
12 69 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 63 (3.68%) Network Support Engineer
14 62 (3.62%) 3rd Line Support
15 54 (3.15%) Architect
16 52 (3.04%) Cisco Engineer
17 50 (2.92%) Systems Administrator
18 48 (2.80%) Security Analyst
19 47 (2.75%) Team Leader
20 43 (2.51%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (1.69%) CSS
2 17 (0.99%) COM
3 8 (0.47%) .NET
4 7 (0.41%) Web Services
5 6 (0.35%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (0.35%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (0.29%) COM+
7 4 (0.23%) XML
7 4 (0.23%) HTML
7 4 (0.23%) WSH
8 3 (0.18%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.12%) FreeSWITCH
9 2 (0.12%) Regular Expression
9 2 (0.12%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 2 (0.12%) Middleware
10 1 (0.058%) EDI
10 1 (0.058%) JSON
10 1 (0.058%) LAMP
10 1 (0.058%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 81 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (4.09%) Management Information System
3 49 (2.86%) CLARiiON
3 49 (2.86%) Clustering
4 35 (2.04%) Firmware
5 33 (1.93%) Replication
6 25 (1.46%) CMDB
7 24 (1.40%) Blackberry
8 23 (1.34%) Computer Science
9 20 (1.17%) SecurID
9 20 (1.17%) PKI
10 18 (1.05%) EqualLogic
11 16 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
11 16 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
12 9 (0.53%) Thin Client
12 9 (0.53%) Hedge funds
12 9 (0.53%) Fat Client
13 7 (0.41%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.35%) Online Games
14 6 (0.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 544 (31.78%) Windows
2 337 (19.68%) Linux
3 261 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 181 (10.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 99 (5.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 88 (5.14%) UNIX
7 87 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 61 (3.56%) Windows 7
9 55 (3.21%) Windows XP
10 49 (2.86%) CentOS
11 32 (1.87%) Solaris
12 24 (1.40%) Windows 8
13 23 (1.34%) Ubuntu
14 17 (0.99%) Debian
15 11 (0.64%) Mac OS X
15 11 (0.64%) SUSE
16 9 (0.53%) Windows Vista
17 8 (0.47%) AIX
18 4 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
18 4 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (15.95%) ITIL
2 213 (12.44%) Load Balancing
3 146 (8.53%) E-Commerce
4 134 (7.83%) Network Design
5 120 (7.01%) Incident Management
6 117 (6.83%) Project Management
7 104 (6.07%) Information Security
8 95 (5.55%) Network Management
9 92 (5.37%) Network Monitoring
10 81 (4.73%) Capacity Planning
11 71 (4.15%) Change Management
12 66 (3.86%) Kalman Filter
13 61 (3.56%) Change Control
14 58 (3.39%) Problem Management
15 57 (3.33%) Configuration Management
16 55 (3.21%) Migration
17 54 (3.15%) Capacity Management
18 47 (2.75%) Low Latency
19 45 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
19 45 (2.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 111 (6.48%) SQL
2 56 (3.27%) Lisp
3 45 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 40 (2.34%) PHP
5 38 (2.22%) Perl
6 25 (1.46%) C
7 21 (1.23%) Shell Script
8 20 (1.17%) Bash Shell
9 13 (0.76%) C++
10 11 (0.64%) Python
11 9 (0.53%) VB
12 7 (0.41%) Java
12 7 (0.41%) PowerHouse
12 7 (0.41%) Ruby
13 2 (0.12%) AWK
14 1 (0.058%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.058%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1173 (68.52%) Cisco Certification
2 853 (49.82%) CCNP
3 545 (31.83%) CCNA
4 175 (10.22%) CCIE
5 161 (9.40%) CCSE
6 148 (8.64%) CCSP
7 138 (8.06%) Degree
7 138 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 104 (6.07%) Security Cleared
9 102 (5.96%) MCSE
10 88 (5.14%) CCSA
11 79 (4.61%) SC Cleared
12 76 (4.44%) JNCIS
13 70 (4.09%) CCIP
14 61 (3.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 60 (3.50%) JNCIA
16 59 (3.45%) MCITP
16 59 (3.45%) CISSP
17 54 (3.15%) MCSA
17 54 (3.15%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (6.02%) SLA
2 63 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 58 (3.39%) PCI DSS
4 25 (1.46%) QA
5 19 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (0.99%) GPG13
7 10 (0.58%) COBIT
8 6 (0.35%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.058%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 305 (17.82%) Active Directory
2 291 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 155 (9.05%) Hyper-V
4 108 (6.31%) vSphere
5 94 (5.49%) UAG
6 91 (5.32%) XenApp
7 52 (3.04%) VMware ESXi
8 49 (2.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 35 (2.04%) XenServer
10 32 (1.87%) VMware ESX
11 28 (1.64%) XenDesktop
11 28 (1.64%) ProxySG
12 23 (1.34%) Snort
12 23 (1.34%) Forefront TMG
13 20 (1.17%) Squid
14 11 (0.64%) Terminal Services
15 10 (0.58%) IAG
15 10 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
16 9 (0.53%) ISA Server
16 9 (0.53%) KVM
Systems Management
1 96 (5.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 53 (3.10%) EMC NetWorker
3 47 (2.75%) Cacti
4 40 (2.34%) Nagios
5 36 (2.10%) CiscoWorks
6 34 (1.99%) Backup Exec
7 28 (1.64%) SCCM
8 27 (1.58%) Cisco Prime
9 26 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
10 21 (1.23%) WSUS
10 21 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
11 20 (1.17%) SCOM
12 17 (0.99%) FortiGate
13 13 (0.76%) WhatsUp Gold
13 13 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
14 10 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 10 (0.58%) OpenView
15 9 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
16 8 (0.47%) SCOrch
16 8 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1712 (100.00%) Cisco
2 621 (36.27%) CheckPoint
3 541 (31.60%) Juniper
4 438 (25.58%) VMware
5 426 (24.88%) F5
6 399 (23.31%) Microsoft
7 241 (14.08%) Citrix
8 227 (13.26%) HP
9 181 (10.57%) Blue Coat
10 147 (8.59%) SolarWinds
11 118 (6.89%) Red Hat
12 98 (5.72%) Symantec
13 93 (5.43%) EMC
14 89 (5.20%) McAfee
15 86 (5.02%) Oracle
16 84 (4.91%) Riverbed
17 83 (4.85%) Dell
18 69 (4.03%) Websense
19 65 (3.80%) Fortinet
20 63 (3.68%) Infoblox
South West London
Red10
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Greenford, Middlesex
LA International
Salary: £45000 per annum + 3k car allowance, 5k bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Pension, Health plan and Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35346.00 - £42275.00 per annum + £4k on-call, 40 d/h
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum + Training and Certifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago