The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 347 299 317
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 855 927 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.86% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.18% 4.71% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 694 753 764
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £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%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20468 19663 21122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.58% 18.14% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16386 15794 17412
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 1 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 1 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 -57 792 £45,000 - 91
London +6 342 £50,000 -1.96% 29
South East -64 225 £40,000 -2.43% 21
Yorkshire +31 135 £35,000 -6.66% 19
West Yorkshire +12 119 £35,000 -6.66% 13
City of London -1 112 £50,000 - 8
Leeds +20 110 £35,000 -6.66% 11
Surrey -31 86 £45,000 +6.50% 4
Berkshire -51 55 £40,000 -15.78% 6
South Wales -4 41 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Wales -4 41 £37,500 -21.05% 4
West Midlands -6 27 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Cardiff -3 23 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Birmingham +12 20 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Hampshire -19 20 £50,000 +28.20% 4
Kent +2 19 £28,500 -32.94% 1
Camberley 0 19 £42,500 +37.09%
South West -30 19 £32,500 -16.66% 7
Bracknell +9 18 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Guildford +19 16 £47,500 +29.25%
West Sussex -7 16 £27,500 -19.11% 1
Maidstone - 14 £25,000 - 1
Scotland -6 13 £32,500 -7.14%
North West -22 13 £32,000 -20.00% 2
Reading -33 13 £45,000 -18.18%
Dorking +1 11 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England -49 11 £39,000 +11.42% 2
Bristol -4 10 £32,500 +16.07% 1
East Sussex -23 10 £38,750 +18.77%
Hertfordshire -25 9 £40,000 +29.03% 2

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 1551 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1275 (82.21%) Firewall
3 1040 (67.05%) Cisco Certification
4 736 (47.45%) CCNP
5 611 (39.39%) CheckPoint
6 581 (37.46%) WAN
7 524 (33.78%) CCNA
8 522 (33.66%) LAN
9 520 (33.53%) VPN
10 489 (31.53%) Windows
11 469 (30.24%) Juniper
12 423 (27.27%) Network Security
13 414 (26.69%) VMware
14 399 (25.73%) BGP
15 389 (25.08%) F5
16 372 (23.98%) Microsoft
17 310 (19.99%) Cisco PIX
18 297 (19.15%) Cisco Nexus
19 284 (18.31%) MPLS
20 283 (18.25%) OSPF
21 280 (18.05%) VMware Infrastructure
22 273 (17.60%) Linux
23 264 (17.02%) Active Directory
24 254 (16.38%) SAN
25 245 (15.80%) MS Exchange
26 240 (15.47%) ITIL
27 235 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
28 231 (14.89%) Citrix
29 227 (14.64%) DNS
30 223 (14.38%) HP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 245 (15.80%) MS Exchange
2 127 (8.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 122 (7.87%) Lync
4 79 (5.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 69 (4.45%) SharePoint
6 45 (2.90%) IIS
7 43 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 35 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 28 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 19 (1.23%) Apache
10 19 (1.23%) Tomcat
11 10 (0.64%) CMS
12 8 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.45%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.45%) MQSeries
14 5 (0.32%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.32%) Moodle
14 5 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.19%) OpenStack
16 2 (0.13%) nginx
Applications
1 180 (11.61%) MS Excel
2 89 (5.74%) MS Office
3 26 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.19%) Maya
4 3 (0.19%) 3ds Max
4 3 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.064%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.064%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.26%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.064%) assyst
3 1 (0.064%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.84%) Office 365
2 14 (0.90%) SaaS
3 8 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.19%) PaaS
5 3 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.13%) IaaS
6 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.064%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1275 (82.21%) Firewall
2 581 (37.46%) WAN
3 522 (33.66%) LAN
4 520 (33.53%) VPN
5 423 (27.27%) Network Security
6 399 (25.73%) BGP
7 310 (19.99%) Cisco PIX
8 297 (19.15%) Cisco Nexus
9 284 (18.31%) MPLS
10 283 (18.25%) OSPF
11 254 (16.38%) SAN
12 227 (14.64%) DNS
13 219 (14.12%) DHCP
14 217 (13.99%) TCP/IP
15 214 (13.80%) EIGRP
16 185 (11.93%) IPsec
17 173 (11.15%) Cisco IOS
18 170 (10.96%) VoIP
19 163 (10.51%) SSL
20 141 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (9.93%) SQL Server
2 32 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (1.03%) MySQL
5 13 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (0.32%) Cognos Impromptu
8 5 (0.32%) OLTP
9 3 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.13%) DB2
11 1 (0.064%) OLAP
11 1 (0.064%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.064%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.064%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.064%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 6 (0.39%) JIRA
2 5 (0.32%) Subversion
3 3 (0.19%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.13%) Artifactory
4 2 (0.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.13%) Redmine
5 1 (0.064%) MSI
5 1 (0.064%) WebLOAD
5 1 (0.064%) FogBugz
General
1 209 (13.48%) Finance
2 100 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 63 (4.06%) Banking
4 29 (1.87%) Retail
5 27 (1.74%) Law
6 26 (1.68%) Investment Banking
7 20 (1.29%) Games
8 18 (1.16%) Back Office
8 18 (1.16%) Legal
9 15 (0.97%) Publishing
10 12 (0.77%) Advertising
11 10 (0.64%) German Language
12 8 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.26%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.26%) French Language
13 4 (0.26%) Billing
14 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.19%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.13%) Welsh Language
15 2 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 750 (48.36%) Network Engineer
2 193 (12.44%) Security Engineer
3 162 (10.44%) Senior Network Engineer
4 157 (10.12%) Support Engineer
5 147 (9.48%) Analyst
6 124 (7.99%) Network Security Engineer
7 122 (7.87%) Consultant
8 98 (6.32%) Network Support
9 81 (5.22%) Network Consultant
10 79 (5.09%) Network Analyst
11 66 (4.26%) Administrator
12 61 (3.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 53 (3.42%) Network Support Engineer
14 52 (3.35%) 3rd Line Support
15 49 (3.16%) Architect
15 49 (3.16%) Cisco Engineer
16 47 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
17 45 (2.90%) Security Analyst
18 44 (2.84%) Security Consultant
19 42 (2.71%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (1.10%) COM
2 10 (0.64%) CSS
3 6 (0.39%) .NET
4 5 (0.32%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (0.32%) WSH
4 5 (0.32%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (0.19%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.19%) Middleware
6 2 (0.13%) REST
6 2 (0.13%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.13%) Web Services
6 2 (0.13%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 2 (0.13%) JSON
6 2 (0.13%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.064%) LAMP
7 1 (0.064%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.064%) EDI
7 1 (0.064%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 54 (3.48%) Management Information System
2 39 (2.51%) CLARiiON
3 37 (2.39%) Clustering
4 33 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 33 (2.13%) SecurID
5 29 (1.87%) Replication
6 25 (1.61%) EqualLogic
7 24 (1.55%) Blackberry
8 21 (1.35%) Firmware
9 20 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
10 19 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
11 18 (1.16%) PKI
12 17 (1.10%) Thin Client
12 17 (1.10%) Fat Client
13 16 (1.03%) CMDB
14 10 (0.64%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.52%) Hedge funds
16 7 (0.45%) Client/Server
17 5 (0.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 489 (31.53%) Windows
2 273 (17.60%) Linux
3 235 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 164 (10.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (4.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 68 (4.38%) UNIX
7 62 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 56 (3.61%) Windows 7
9 46 (2.97%) Windows XP
10 44 (2.84%) CentOS
11 18 (1.16%) Windows 8
11 18 (1.16%) Solaris
12 17 (1.10%) Debian
13 14 (0.90%) Ubuntu
14 13 (0.84%) Windows Vista
15 12 (0.77%) SUSE
16 7 (0.45%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
18 4 (0.26%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (15.47%) ITIL
2 189 (12.19%) Load Balancing
3 129 (8.32%) E-Commerce
4 115 (7.41%) Network Design
5 98 (6.32%) Network Management
6 92 (5.93%) Network Monitoring
7 89 (5.74%) Project Management
8 88 (5.67%) Incident Management
9 78 (5.03%) Information Security
10 67 (4.32%) Change Management
11 58 (3.74%) Capacity Planning
12 50 (3.22%) Disaster Recovery
12 50 (3.22%) Configuration Management
13 47 (3.03%) Capacity Management
14 46 (2.97%) Migration
15 45 (2.90%) Problem Management
16 40 (2.58%) Low Latency
17 39 (2.51%) ITIL V3
17 39 (2.51%) Service Delivery
18 34 (2.19%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (5.93%) SQL
2 48 (3.09%) Lisp
3 31 (2.00%) PowerShell
4 28 (1.81%) Perl
5 27 (1.74%) C
6 23 (1.48%) PHP
7 17 (1.10%) Shell Script
8 16 (1.03%) Bash Shell
9 9 (0.58%) VB
10 7 (0.45%) PowerHouse
11 6 (0.39%) C++
12 5 (0.32%) Python
13 2 (0.13%) Java
13 2 (0.13%) Ruby
13 2 (0.13%) AWK
14 1 (0.064%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.064%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1040 (67.05%) Cisco Certification
2 736 (47.45%) CCNP
3 524 (33.78%) CCNA
4 168 (10.83%) CCSE
5 166 (10.70%) CCIE
6 128 (8.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 122 (7.87%) CCSP
8 120 (7.74%) Degree
9 104 (6.71%) Security Cleared
10 97 (6.25%) MCSE
11 79 (5.09%) CCSA
12 67 (4.32%) JNCIS
13 62 (4.00%) CCIP
14 59 (3.80%) SC Cleared
14 59 (3.80%) JNCIA
14 59 (3.80%) MCSA
15 49 (3.16%) CISSP
16 48 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 46 (2.97%) MCITP
18 45 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (5.22%) SLA
2 60 (3.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (2.97%) PCI DSS
4 25 (1.61%) QA
5 14 (0.90%) GPG13
5 14 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.45%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.19%) COBIT
8 1 (0.064%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 280 (18.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 264 (17.02%) Active Directory
3 155 (9.99%) Hyper-V
4 105 (6.77%) vSphere
5 90 (5.80%) UAG
6 77 (4.96%) XenApp
7 53 (3.42%) VMware ESXi
8 48 (3.09%) VMware ESX
9 38 (2.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 28 (1.81%) ProxySG
11 26 (1.68%) XenServer
12 24 (1.55%) XenDesktop
12 24 (1.55%) Snort
13 21 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
14 18 (1.16%) Squid
15 12 (0.77%) Terminal Services
16 10 (0.64%) IAG
16 10 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
17 9 (0.58%) ISA Server
18 7 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 80 (5.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 41 (2.64%) Cacti
3 40 (2.58%) EMC NetWorker
4 31 (2.00%) Backup Exec
5 30 (1.93%) SCCM
6 29 (1.87%) CiscoWorks
7 28 (1.81%) Nagios
8 23 (1.48%) WSUS
9 22 (1.42%) FortiGate
9 22 (1.42%) Cisco Prime
10 21 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
11 19 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
12 16 (1.03%) SCOM
13 11 (0.71%) OpenView
13 11 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
13 11 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Management
13 11 (0.71%) WhatsUp Gold
14 10 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 6 (0.39%) SCOrch
16 5 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1551 (100.00%) Cisco
2 611 (39.39%) CheckPoint
3 469 (30.24%) Juniper
4 414 (26.69%) VMware
5 389 (25.08%) F5
6 372 (23.98%) Microsoft
7 231 (14.89%) Citrix
8 223 (14.38%) HP
9 168 (10.83%) Blue Coat
10 139 (8.96%) SolarWinds
11 96 (6.19%) Dell
12 89 (5.74%) Symantec
13 87 (5.61%) McAfee
14 83 (5.35%) Red Hat
15 72 (4.64%) Oracle
16 69 (4.45%) EMC
17 66 (4.26%) Fortinet
18 61 (3.93%) Infoblox
19 60 (3.87%) Riverbed
20 58 (3.74%) NetApp
Bracknell, Berkshire
Step Ahead Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 13 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum + Training and Certifications
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 15% shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum UPTO £50,000 BASIC + 30 days on call
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits +Training
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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