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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 331 323 303
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 931 861 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.79% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.46% 4.48% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 745 716 825
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
20862 19212 21438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.81% 17.68% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16558 15532 17592
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -7 868 £45,000 - 92
London +27 371 £50,000 - 44
South East -45 231 £42,500 +2.40% 19
Yorkshire +47 166 £35,000 -6.66% 10
West Yorkshire +47 149 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Leeds +47 135 £35,000 -6.66% 4
City of London +19 132 £48,000 -4.00% 20
Surrey -33 76 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Berkshire -32 63 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Wales +1 43 £37,500 - 3
South Wales -3 43 £37,500 - 3
Hampshire -4 27 £50,000 +28.20% 4
South West -23 25 £30,000 -23.07% 3
West Midlands -26 25 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Kent +14 23 £28,500 -31.73%
Birmingham +2 21 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Reading -7 21 £51,250 +3.01% 4
Cardiff -5 20 £48,750 +2.63%
Bracknell +6 17 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Camberley +1 17 £44,000 +46.66% 5
East of England -15 17 £35,500 +1.42% 5
Maidstone - 17 £26,500 -
Guildford +17 14 £47,500 +40.74%
West Sussex -4 14 £27,500 -17.91%
Dorking -4 13 £45,000 - 1
North West -39 13 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Bristol +3 12 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Basingstoke -2 12 £50,000 +28.20% 2
Hertfordshire -5 12 £38,000 +22.58% 3
East Yorkshire - 10 - - 1

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1595 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1299 (81.44%) Firewall
3 1078 (67.59%) Cisco Certification
4 772 (48.40%) CCNP
5 593 (37.18%) CheckPoint
6 573 (35.92%) WAN
7 523 (32.79%) LAN
7 523 (32.79%) CCNA
8 519 (32.54%) VPN
9 504 (31.60%) Windows
10 490 (30.72%) Juniper
11 433 (27.15%) Network Security
12 414 (25.96%) VMware
13 398 (24.95%) BGP
14 388 (24.33%) F5
15 379 (23.76%) Microsoft
16 320 (20.06%) Cisco Nexus
17 316 (19.81%) Cisco PIX
18 297 (18.62%) Linux
19 294 (18.43%) MPLS
20 282 (17.68%) OSPF
21 280 (17.55%) VMware Infrastructure
22 267 (16.74%) Active Directory
23 247 (15.49%) SAN
24 246 (15.42%) MS Exchange
25 244 (15.30%) ITIL
26 243 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
27 233 (14.61%) TCP/IP
28 227 (14.23%) HP
28 227 (14.23%) Citrix

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 246 (15.42%) MS Exchange
2 120 (7.52%) Lync
3 117 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 78 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 69 (4.33%) SharePoint
6 48 (3.01%) IIS
7 42 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
8 34 (2.13%) Apache
9 32 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2003
10 28 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 20 (1.25%) Tomcat
12 13 (0.82%) CMS
13 9 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.44%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.44%) MQSeries
15 6 (0.38%) Moodle
15 6 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.31%) WebLogic
16 5 (0.31%) nginx
17 3 (0.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 193 (12.10%) MS Excel
2 98 (6.14%) MS Office
3 26 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.19%) Maya
4 3 (0.19%) 3ds Max
4 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.063%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.063%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.25%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.063%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.063%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 42 (2.63%) Office 365
2 15 (0.94%) SaaS
3 7 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.19%) PaaS
5 3 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1299 (81.44%) Firewall
2 573 (35.92%) WAN
3 523 (32.79%) LAN
4 519 (32.54%) VPN
5 433 (27.15%) Network Security
6 398 (24.95%) BGP
7 320 (20.06%) Cisco Nexus
8 316 (19.81%) Cisco PIX
9 294 (18.43%) MPLS
10 282 (17.68%) OSPF
11 247 (15.49%) SAN
12 233 (14.61%) TCP/IP
13 226 (14.17%) DHCP
14 223 (13.98%) DNS
15 212 (13.29%) EIGRP
16 179 (11.22%) IPsec
17 177 (11.10%) VoIP
18 176 (11.03%) Cisco IOS
19 142 (8.90%) SSL
20 140 (8.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (10.03%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (1.25%) MySQL
4 19 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (0.31%) OLTP
10 4 (0.25%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.19%) Cognos Impromptu
12 2 (0.13%) DB2
13 1 (0.063%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.063%) OLAP
13 1 (0.063%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.063%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 6 (0.38%) JIRA
2 5 (0.31%) Subversion
2 5 (0.31%) Jenkins
2 5 (0.31%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.25%) WebLOAD
4 3 (0.19%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.19%) Artifactory
5 2 (0.13%) Redmine
5 2 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 207 (12.98%) Finance
2 98 (6.14%) Telecoms
3 63 (3.95%) Banking
4 32 (2.01%) Retail
5 30 (1.88%) Law
6 27 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 26 (1.63%) Games
8 17 (1.07%) Legal
8 17 (1.07%) Back Office
9 13 (0.82%) Publishing
10 10 (0.63%) German Language
11 9 (0.56%) Advertising
12 8 (0.50%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.25%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.25%) French Language
13 4 (0.25%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.25%) Billing
14 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.19%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.13%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 761 (47.71%) Network Engineer
2 188 (11.79%) Security Engineer
3 167 (10.47%) Support Engineer
4 160 (10.03%) Senior Network Engineer
5 140 (8.78%) Analyst
6 127 (7.96%) Consultant
7 117 (7.34%) Network Security Engineer
8 100 (6.27%) Network Support
9 84 (5.27%) Network Consultant
10 78 (4.89%) Administrator
11 75 (4.70%) Network Analyst
12 67 (4.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 61 (3.82%) 3rd Line Support
14 56 (3.51%) Network Support Engineer
15 53 (3.32%) Systems Administrator
16 50 (3.13%) Architect
16 50 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
17 47 (2.95%) Security Consultant
18 46 (2.88%) Security Analyst
19 42 (2.63%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.13%) CSS
2 17 (1.07%) COM
3 8 (0.50%) .NET
4 6 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (0.31%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (0.31%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (0.31%) Web Services
6 4 (0.25%) HTML
6 4 (0.25%) XML
6 4 (0.25%) WSH
7 3 (0.19%) Middleware
8 2 (0.13%) FreeSWITCH
8 2 (0.13%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.13%) REST
8 2 (0.13%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 2 (0.13%) JSON
8 2 (0.13%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.063%) LAMP
9 1 (0.063%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 61 (3.82%) Management Information System
2 45 (2.82%) CLARiiON
3 40 (2.51%) Clustering
4 32 (2.01%) Replication
5 30 (1.88%) Firmware
6 27 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 24 (1.50%) Blackberry
8 21 (1.32%) SecurID
8 21 (1.32%) EqualLogic
9 20 (1.25%) CMDB
10 19 (1.19%) PKI
10 19 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
11 17 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
12 10 (0.63%) Fat Client
12 10 (0.63%) Thin Client
13 8 (0.50%) Hedge funds
14 7 (0.44%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.31%) Online Games
15 5 (0.31%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 504 (31.60%) Windows
2 297 (18.62%) Linux
3 243 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 176 (11.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 80 (5.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 78 (4.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 77 (4.83%) UNIX
8 58 (3.64%) Windows 7
9 52 (3.26%) Windows XP
10 47 (2.95%) CentOS
11 22 (1.38%) Ubuntu
12 21 (1.32%) Debian
12 21 (1.32%) Solaris
12 21 (1.32%) Windows 8
13 13 (0.82%) SUSE
14 12 (0.75%) Windows Vista
15 10 (0.63%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (0.38%) AIX
18 4 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (15.30%) ITIL
2 186 (11.66%) Load Balancing
3 132 (8.28%) Network Design
4 130 (8.15%) E-Commerce
5 97 (6.08%) Incident Management
6 94 (5.89%) Project Management
7 88 (5.52%) Network Management
8 87 (5.45%) Information Security
9 81 (5.08%) Network Monitoring
10 68 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
11 66 (4.14%) Kalman Filter
12 61 (3.82%) Change Management
13 54 (3.39%) Configuration Management
14 51 (3.20%) Disaster Recovery
15 49 (3.07%) Problem Management
16 47 (2.95%) Capacity Management
17 45 (2.82%) Migration
18 43 (2.70%) Low Latency
18 43 (2.70%) Service Delivery
19 38 (2.38%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 107 (6.71%) SQL
2 51 (3.20%) Lisp
3 35 (2.19%) Perl
3 35 (2.19%) PowerShell
4 32 (2.01%) PHP
5 25 (1.57%) C
6 22 (1.38%) Shell Script
7 17 (1.07%) Bash Shell
8 11 (0.69%) C++
9 9 (0.56%) Python
10 8 (0.50%) VB
11 7 (0.44%) PowerHouse
11 7 (0.44%) Java
12 6 (0.38%) Ruby
13 2 (0.13%) AWK
14 1 (0.063%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1078 (67.59%) Cisco Certification
2 772 (48.40%) CCNP
3 523 (32.79%) CCNA
4 162 (10.16%) CCIE
5 161 (10.09%) CCSE
6 132 (8.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 130 (8.15%) CCSP
8 119 (7.46%) Degree
9 100 (6.27%) MCSE
9 100 (6.27%) Security Cleared
10 83 (5.20%) CCSA
11 73 (4.58%) JNCIS
12 72 (4.51%) SC Cleared
13 66 (4.14%) CCIP
14 61 (3.82%) JNCIA
15 57 (3.57%) MCSA
16 53 (3.32%) MCITP
17 49 (3.07%) CISSP
18 48 (3.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 45 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (5.45%) SLA
2 59 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 51 (3.20%) PCI DSS
4 27 (1.69%) QA
5 14 (0.88%) GPG13
5 14 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.38%) COBIT
7 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.063%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 280 (17.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 267 (16.74%) Active Directory
3 155 (9.72%) Hyper-V
4 105 (6.58%) vSphere
5 94 (5.89%) UAG
6 84 (5.27%) XenApp
7 53 (3.32%) VMware ESXi
8 45 (2.82%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 38 (2.38%) VMware ESX
10 30 (1.88%) XenServer
11 28 (1.76%) ProxySG
12 26 (1.63%) XenDesktop
13 23 (1.44%) Snort
13 23 (1.44%) Forefront TMG
14 18 (1.13%) Squid
15 13 (0.82%) Terminal Services
16 10 (0.63%) IAG
16 10 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
17 9 (0.56%) ISA Server
18 7 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 83 (5.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 47 (2.95%) EMC NetWorker
3 40 (2.51%) Cacti
4 33 (2.07%) Nagios
5 32 (2.01%) Backup Exec
6 31 (1.94%) SCCM
7 28 (1.76%) CiscoWorks
8 24 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
9 23 (1.44%) WSUS
9 23 (1.44%) Cisco Prime
10 18 (1.13%) FortiGate
11 17 (1.07%) SCOM
12 16 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
13 12 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Management
13 12 (0.75%) WhatsUp Gold
14 10 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
14 10 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 9 (0.56%) OpenView
16 7 (0.44%) SCOrch
17 6 (0.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1595 (100.00%) Cisco
2 593 (37.18%) CheckPoint
3 490 (30.72%) Juniper
4 414 (25.96%) VMware
5 388 (24.33%) F5
6 379 (23.76%) Microsoft
7 227 (14.23%) HP
7 227 (14.23%) Citrix
8 169 (10.60%) Blue Coat
9 133 (8.34%) SolarWinds
10 108 (6.77%) Red Hat
11 93 (5.83%) McAfee
12 91 (5.71%) Symantec
13 89 (5.58%) Dell
14 83 (5.20%) Oracle
15 80 (5.02%) EMC
16 64 (4.01%) Websense
16 64 (4.01%) Fortinet
17 60 (3.76%) Riverbed
17 60 (3.76%) Infoblox
East London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: + Holidays + Pension + Training
Posted: 17 minutes ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £425 per day
Posted: 25 minutes ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and exceptional benefits
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
North West London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Bens, Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package, extensive package.
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sterlings Partnership
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday