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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 274 424 306
Rank change year-on-year
+150 -118
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 1179 696 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.07% 0.58% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.93% 3.41% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 909 592 700
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%

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
19886 20421 21690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.01% 17.03% 19.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15789 16239 17569
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 2015 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 5 May 2015. 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 +154 1114 £47,500 +5.55% 91
London +148 488 £50,000 +4.16% 27
South East +128 366 £47,500 +11.76% 26
Berkshire +52 135 £50,000 +11.11% 9
City of London +86 123 £56,500 +11.33% 5
Hampshire +64 83 £54,000 +96.36% 4
Surrey +31 78 £44,000 +3.52% 7
Yorkshire -6 76 £50,000 +42.85% 11
West Yorkshire +20 53 £50,000 +49.25% 7
Reading +22 52 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Leeds +1 49 £50,000 +49.25% 7
South West +26 48 £41,500 +10.66% 6
West Midlands +9 41 £30,000 -14.28% 6
East of England -4 38 £47,500 - 3
Fareham +38 35 £60,000 +20.00%
North West -3 30 £45,000 +10.42% 8
Buckinghamshire +23 28 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Birmingham +13 28 £37,500 -16.66% 3
South Wales +8 28 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Wales +2 28 £42,500 +18.05% 3
East Midlands +22 24 £46,250 +32.14% 4
Bristol +15 23 £62,500 +76.05% 1
Greenwich - 23 £55,000 -
Slough +21 21 £47,500 +31.94% 1
Scotland +30 20 £50,000 +66.66%
Kent +30 19 £47,500 +29.25% 1
Wiltshire +18 19 £37,500 -3.22% 3
Cardiff +6 17 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Glasgow - 17 £52,500 -
Southampton -1 16 £50,000 +100.00%

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 2246 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1762 (78.45%) Firewall
3 1492 (66.43%) Cisco Certification
4 1120 (49.87%) CCNP
5 1004 (44.70%) CheckPoint
6 780 (34.73%) WAN
7 717 (31.92%) BGP
8 715 (31.83%) LAN
9 707 (31.48%) VPN
10 696 (30.99%) Juniper
11 684 (30.45%) Cisco Nexus
12 680 (30.28%) F5
13 658 (29.30%) Network Security
14 650 (28.94%) CCNA
15 593 (26.40%) OSPF
16 540 (24.04%) VMware
17 522 (23.24%) MPLS
18 473 (21.06%) Windows
19 468 (20.84%) ITIL
20 449 (19.99%) EIGRP
21 438 (19.50%) Wireless
22 429 (19.10%) TCP/IP
23 419 (18.66%) CCIE
24 403 (17.94%) Linux
25 391 (17.41%) Microsoft
26 387 (17.23%) DNS
27 386 (17.19%) Cisco PIX
28 376 (16.74%) VMware Infrastructure
29 334 (14.87%) Load Balancing
30 318 (14.16%) HP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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
1 184 (8.19%) MS Exchange
2 138 (6.14%) Lync
3 59 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 57 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 46 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 39 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 36 (1.60%) IIS
8 29 (1.29%) Apache
9 25 (1.11%) SharePoint
10 12 (0.53%) nginx
10 12 (0.53%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.31%) Moodle
12 6 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.18%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.089%) Confluence
Applications
1 188 (8.37%) MS Excel
2 119 (5.30%) MS Office
3 69 (3.07%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.045%) MS Project
5 1 (0.045%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.045%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.045%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.045%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.045%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.65%) IaaS
2 28 (1.25%) Office 365
3 26 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 19 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.40%) SaaS
6 5 (0.22%) PaaS
6 5 (0.22%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.045%) Symantec.cloud
8 1 (0.045%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.045%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1762 (78.45%) Firewall
2 780 (34.73%) WAN
3 717 (31.92%) BGP
4 715 (31.83%) LAN
5 707 (31.48%) VPN
6 684 (30.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 658 (29.30%) Network Security
8 593 (26.40%) OSPF
9 522 (23.24%) MPLS
10 449 (19.99%) EIGRP
11 438 (19.50%) Wireless
12 429 (19.10%) TCP/IP
13 387 (17.23%) DNS
14 386 (17.19%) Cisco PIX
15 304 (13.54%) Cisco IOS
16 287 (12.78%) DHCP
17 264 (11.75%) IPsec
18 257 (11.44%) FWSM
19 252 (11.22%) SAN
20 225 (10.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (6.28%) SQL Server
2 38 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (1.29%) MySQL
4 27 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (0.45%) Data Mining
7 8 (0.36%) MongoDB
8 6 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.089%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.089%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.089%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 39 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (0.45%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.18%) Metasploit
5 3 (0.13%) Artifactory
6 2 (0.089%) JIRA
7 1 (0.045%) MSI
7 1 (0.045%) Subversion
General
1 305 (13.58%) Finance
2 126 (5.61%) Telecoms
3 84 (3.74%) Banking
4 44 (1.96%) Legal
5 42 (1.87%) Retail
6 41 (1.83%) Law
7 33 (1.47%) Games
8 30 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 22 (0.98%) Electronics
10 19 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 16 (0.71%) Marketing
12 15 (0.67%) Back Office
13 14 (0.62%) Multimedia
13 14 (0.62%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.36%) Advertising
15 6 (0.27%) Online Betting
16 5 (0.22%) Local Government
16 5 (0.22%) Billing
17 4 (0.18%) Automotive
18 3 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1084 (48.26%) Network Engineer
2 325 (14.47%) Senior Network Engineer
3 237 (10.55%) Consultant
4 203 (9.04%) Security Engineer
5 182 (8.10%) Support Engineer
6 145 (6.46%) Network Security Engineer
7 127 (5.65%) Analyst
8 119 (5.30%) Network Consultant
9 106 (4.72%) Cisco Engineer
10 104 (4.63%) Architect
11 100 (4.45%) Security Consultant
12 97 (4.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 93 (4.14%) Network Support
14 83 (3.70%) Network Analyst
15 75 (3.34%) Firewall Engineer
16 72 (3.21%) Network Architect
17 70 (3.12%) Administrator
18 69 (3.07%) Team Leader
18 69 (3.07%) Senior Consultant
19 62 (2.76%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (2.23%) CSS
2 19 (0.85%) XMPP
3 15 (0.67%) LAMP
4 8 (0.36%) WAP
4 8 (0.36%) Web Services
5 6 (0.27%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (0.27%) FastCGI
6 5 (0.22%) RESTful
7 4 (0.18%) ISPF
7 4 (0.18%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (0.13%) X-Windows
9 2 (0.089%) COM
10 1 (0.045%) HTML
10 1 (0.045%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 106 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (3.74%) Management Information System
3 61 (2.72%) Computer Science
4 38 (1.69%) Clustering
5 33 (1.47%) Replication
6 32 (1.42%) Private Cloud
7 25 (1.11%) Hedge funds
8 22 (0.98%) CLARiiON
8 22 (0.98%) Statistics
9 20 (0.89%) FlexPod
10 19 (0.85%) Derivative
11 18 (0.80%) e-Health
12 15 (0.67%) EqualLogic
13 14 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
13 14 (0.62%) Fat Client
13 14 (0.62%) Thin Client
13 14 (0.62%) Enterprise Cloud
14 13 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 13 (0.58%) CMDB
14 13 (0.58%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 473 (21.06%) Windows
2 403 (17.94%) Linux
3 156 (6.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 142 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 117 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 86 (3.83%) UNIX
7 65 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 56 (2.49%) Windows 7
9 47 (2.09%) CentOS
10 39 (1.74%) Solaris
11 36 (1.60%) Windows XP
12 35 (1.56%) Windows 8
13 29 (1.29%) Ubuntu
14 26 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
15 20 (0.89%) Debian
16 14 (0.62%) Mac OS X
17 10 (0.45%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.36%) Windows Vista
19 4 (0.18%) Fedora
19 4 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (20.84%) ITIL
2 334 (14.87%) Load Balancing
3 213 (9.48%) Network Design
4 191 (8.50%) Network Monitoring
5 137 (6.10%) Service Delivery
6 135 (6.01%) Change Management
7 134 (5.97%) Project Management
8 123 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
9 116 (5.16%) Incident Management
10 112 (4.99%) Network Management
11 97 (4.32%) Mentoring
12 96 (4.27%) Migration
13 94 (4.19%) Network Architecture
14 91 (4.05%) Information Security
15 85 (3.78%) Root Cause Analysis
16 83 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
17 81 (3.61%) Service Management
18 78 (3.47%) E-Commerce
19 77 (3.43%) Capacity Planning
20 66 (2.94%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 96 (4.27%) SQL
2 68 (3.03%) Python
3 64 (2.85%) Perl
4 47 (2.09%) Bash Shell
5 40 (1.78%) Ruby
6 36 (1.60%) PHP
7 31 (1.38%) C
7 31 (1.38%) PowerShell
8 22 (0.98%) Shell Script
9 13 (0.58%) Tcl
10 11 (0.49%) R
11 6 (0.27%) VBScript
12 4 (0.18%) Java
13 3 (0.13%) Ada
14 2 (0.089%) Erlang
14 2 (0.089%) C++
15 1 (0.045%) JavaScript
15 1 (0.045%) VB
15 1 (0.045%) Korn
15 1 (0.045%) AWK
Qualifications
1 1492 (66.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1120 (49.87%) CCNP
3 650 (28.94%) CCNA
4 419 (18.66%) CCIE
5 288 (12.82%) CCSE
6 200 (8.90%) Security Cleared
7 166 (7.39%) CCSA
8 130 (5.79%) Degree
9 97 (4.32%) SC Cleared
10 96 (4.27%) CCDP
11 82 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
12 81 (3.61%) JNCIP
13 74 (3.29%) CISSP
14 69 (3.07%) CCSP
15 68 (3.03%) JNCIS
16 47 (2.09%) JNCIA
17 45 (2.00%) MCSE
18 44 (1.96%) DV Cleared
19 40 (1.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 35 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (7.79%) SLA
2 109 (4.85%) PCI DSS
3 58 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 28 (1.25%) GPG13
5 16 (0.71%) QA
6 9 (0.40%) COBIT
7 8 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.13%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.089%) BS7799
System Software
1 376 (16.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 241 (10.73%) Active Directory
3 125 (5.57%) Hyper-V
4 109 (4.85%) vSphere
5 61 (2.72%) XenApp
5 61 (2.72%) VMware ESX
6 44 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
7 34 (1.51%) XenServer
8 30 (1.34%) Firmware
9 28 (1.25%) Squid
10 21 (0.93%) Terminal Services
11 20 (0.89%) UAG
12 16 (0.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 16 (0.71%) ProxySG
13 11 (0.49%) Xen
13 11 (0.49%) NFS
13 11 (0.49%) vCloud
14 10 (0.45%) Snort
15 9 (0.40%) XenDesktop
16 8 (0.36%) KVM
Systems Management
1 97 (4.32%) Nagios
2 90 (4.01%) CiscoWorks
3 67 (2.98%) Cisco Prime
4 65 (2.89%) FortiGate
5 58 (2.58%) Cacti
6 48 (2.14%) SolarWinds Orion
6 48 (2.14%) Cisco CUCM
7 43 (1.91%) SCCM
8 32 (1.42%) Backup Exec
8 32 (1.42%) Cisco LMS
9 31 (1.38%) SCOM
10 28 (1.25%) Opsview
11 24 (1.07%) OpenView
12 17 (0.76%) Puppet
13 16 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
13 16 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
14 15 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
15 13 (0.58%) WSUS
15 13 (0.58%) SCVMM
16 11 (0.49%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2246 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1004 (44.70%) CheckPoint
3 696 (30.99%) Juniper
4 680 (30.28%) F5
5 540 (24.04%) VMware
6 391 (17.41%) Microsoft
7 318 (14.16%) HP
8 258 (11.49%) Blue Coat
9 232 (10.33%) Citrix
10 230 (10.24%) SolarWinds
11 166 (7.39%) Fortinet
12 127 (5.65%) Red Hat
13 124 (5.52%) Dell
14 113 (5.03%) Riverbed
15 99 (4.41%) IronPort
16 81 (3.61%) Symantec
17 77 (3.43%) NetApp
18 72 (3.21%) McAfee
19 68 (3.03%) Nokia
20 67 (2.98%) Avaya
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65k basic + £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus +
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Harvey Nash
Posted: 5 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + £4800 Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £225 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Prescot, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Harrogate, Yorkshire
IT Talent Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 2 days ago
City, Leeds
Solo Search
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: 4 days ago