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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 293 414 292
Rank change year-on-year
+121 -122
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 1080 691 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.00% 0.58% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.68% 3.40% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 854 591 771
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%

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
19016 20332 20875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.64% 17.03% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15300 16250 16882
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +141 1021 £47,500 +11.76% 101
London +149 476 £50,000 +3.09% 35
South East +82 326 £47,500 +18.75% 31
City of London +77 112 £55,000 +6.79% 9
Berkshire +33 108 £56,250 +40.62% 11
Yorkshire +13 78 £50,000 +42.85% 10
Surrey +17 76 £42,500 - 5
Hampshire +57 69 £48,000 +74.54% 6
West Yorkshire +5 55 £50,000 +49.25% 8
Leeds +12 53 £50,000 +49.25% 6
West Midlands +15 40 £32,500 -29.72% 7
Reading +13 40 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +21 35 £45,000 +38.46% 4
South West +20 34 £39,250 +4.66% 8
East of England +13 32 £45,000 +7.78% 4
Fareham +35 24 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Birmingham +15 24 £37,500 -21.05% 2
East Midlands +14 21 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Wales -3 21 £38,750 +3.33% 2
South Wales -10 21 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Scotland +23 20 £52,500 +75.00% 1
North Yorkshire +13 16 £38,750 -22.50% 2
Southampton +9 16 £45,000 +80.00% 3
North West +6 16 £45,000 +40.62% 2
Glasgow - 16 £55,000 -
Greenwich - 14 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire +31 13 £47,500 +46.15% 1
West Sussex +8 13 £42,500 +57.40%
Hertfordshire +8 12 £47,500 - 2
Wiltshire +7 12 £45,000 +20.00% 2

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 2186 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1726 (78.96%) Firewall
3 1437 (65.74%) Cisco Certification
4 1067 (48.81%) CCNP
5 986 (45.11%) CheckPoint
6 773 (35.36%) WAN
7 711 (32.53%) LAN
8 710 (32.48%) BGP
9 679 (31.06%) Cisco Nexus
10 671 (30.70%) F5
10 671 (30.70%) VPN
11 662 (30.28%) Juniper
12 647 (29.60%) Network Security
13 633 (28.96%) CCNA
14 586 (26.81%) OSPF
15 532 (24.34%) Data Centre
16 503 (23.01%) VMware
17 493 (22.55%) MPLS
18 465 (21.27%) Windows
19 438 (20.04%) EIGRP
20 428 (19.58%) ITIL
21 426 (19.49%) TCP/IP
22 423 (19.35%) CCIE
23 409 (18.71%) Linux
24 403 (18.44%) Wireless
25 397 (18.16%) Microsoft
26 367 (16.79%) Cisco PIX
27 365 (16.70%) DNS
28 344 (15.74%) VMware Infrastructure
29 309 (14.14%) Load Balancing

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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
1 181 (8.28%) MS Exchange
2 138 (6.31%) Lync
3 73 (3.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 62 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 41 (1.88%) IIS
6 38 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 36 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 28 (1.28%) Apache
9 22 (1.01%) SharePoint
10 11 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 11 (0.50%) Tomcat
11 10 (0.46%) nginx
12 7 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.18%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.18%) Moodle
14 4 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2000
15 2 (0.091%) Confluence
Applications
1 178 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 99 (4.53%) MS Office
3 72 (3.29%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.091%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 32 (1.46%) IaaS
2 22 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (0.73%) Office 365
4 12 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.32%) SaaS
7 6 (0.27%) Mimecast
8 5 (0.23%) PaaS
9 3 (0.14%) Symantec.cloud
10 1 (0.046%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.046%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.046%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1726 (78.96%) Firewall
2 773 (35.36%) WAN
3 711 (32.53%) LAN
4 710 (32.48%) BGP
5 679 (31.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 671 (30.70%) VPN
7 647 (29.60%) Network Security
8 586 (26.81%) OSPF
9 493 (22.55%) MPLS
10 438 (20.04%) EIGRP
11 426 (19.49%) TCP/IP
12 403 (18.44%) Wireless
13 367 (16.79%) Cisco PIX
14 365 (16.70%) DNS
15 279 (12.76%) DHCP
16 273 (12.49%) Cisco IOS
17 252 (11.53%) IPsec
18 250 (11.44%) SAN
19 245 (11.21%) FWSM
20 218 (9.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (6.22%) SQL Server
2 37 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (1.19%) MySQL
5 7 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (0.23%) Data Mining
6 5 (0.23%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.091%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.091%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.091%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.091%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 37 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (0.46%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.37%) Metasploit
4 5 (0.23%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.14%) Artifactory
6 2 (0.091%) JIRA
6 2 (0.091%) Subversion
7 1 (0.046%) MSI
General
1 275 (12.58%) Finance
2 130 (5.95%) Telecoms
3 91 (4.16%) Banking
4 47 (2.15%) Law
5 39 (1.78%) Legal
6 35 (1.60%) Retail
7 32 (1.46%) Games
8 25 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 21 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 20 (0.91%) Electronics
11 15 (0.69%) Multimedia
12 12 (0.55%) Marketing
12 12 (0.55%) Back Office
13 10 (0.46%) Online Betting
14 9 (0.41%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.37%) Advertising
16 5 (0.23%) Local Government
17 4 (0.18%) Billing
18 3 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1061 (48.54%) Network Engineer
2 296 (13.54%) Senior Network Engineer
3 239 (10.93%) Consultant
4 209 (9.56%) Security Engineer
5 175 (8.01%) Support Engineer
6 159 (7.27%) Network Security Engineer
7 135 (6.18%) Analyst
8 118 (5.40%) Network Consultant
9 114 (5.22%) Security Consultant
10 108 (4.94%) Cisco Engineer
11 105 (4.80%) Architect
12 103 (4.71%) Network Support
13 95 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 88 (4.03%) Network Analyst
15 76 (3.48%) Firewall Engineer
16 74 (3.39%) Administrator
17 73 (3.34%) Network Architect
18 72 (3.29%) Senior Consultant
19 69 (3.16%) Network Support Engineer
20 61 (2.79%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (2.20%) CSS
2 19 (0.87%) XMPP
3 15 (0.69%) LAMP
4 10 (0.46%) WAP
5 7 (0.32%) FastCGI
6 5 (0.23%) Web Services
6 5 (0.23%) RESTful
7 4 (0.18%) ISPF
8 3 (0.14%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.091%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.091%) COM
9 2 (0.091%) X-Windows
10 1 (0.046%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 532 (24.34%) Data Centre
2 90 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
3 74 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 70 (3.20%) Computer Science
5 41 (1.88%) Clustering
6 32 (1.46%) Private Cloud
7 30 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 25 (1.14%) CLARiiON
9 24 (1.10%) FlexPod
10 23 (1.05%) Hedge funds
10 23 (1.05%) EqualLogic
11 22 (1.01%) Replication
12 19 (0.87%) Statistics
13 17 (0.78%) Derivative
13 17 (0.78%) PKI
13 17 (0.78%) e-Health
14 15 (0.69%) Enterprise Cloud
15 13 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (0.59%) IPTV
16 12 (0.55%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 465 (21.27%) Windows
2 409 (18.71%) Linux
3 159 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 136 (6.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 100 (4.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 74 (3.39%) UNIX
7 66 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 52 (2.38%) Windows 7
9 42 (1.92%) CentOS
10 33 (1.51%) Solaris
11 24 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
11 24 (1.10%) Ubuntu
12 23 (1.05%) Windows XP
13 22 (1.01%) Windows 8
14 20 (0.91%) Debian
15 9 (0.41%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.41%) Mac OS
16 8 (0.37%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.14%) Fedora
17 3 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (19.58%) ITIL
2 309 (14.14%) Load Balancing
3 237 (10.84%) Network Design
4 180 (8.23%) Network Monitoring
5 131 (5.99%) Service Delivery
6 126 (5.76%) Change Management
7 115 (5.26%) Project Management
8 109 (4.99%) Incident Management
9 107 (4.89%) Network Management
10 106 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
11 96 (4.39%) Migration
12 94 (4.30%) Information Security
13 89 (4.07%) Mentoring
14 87 (3.98%) Root Cause Analysis
15 85 (3.89%) Network Architecture
16 84 (3.84%) Capacity Planning
17 76 (3.48%) E-Commerce
18 68 (3.11%) Service Management
19 66 (3.02%) ITIL V3
20 61 (2.79%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (3.98%) SQL
2 68 (3.11%) Python
3 63 (2.88%) Perl
4 46 (2.10%) Bash Shell
5 42 (1.92%) PHP
6 40 (1.83%) Ruby
7 31 (1.42%) PowerShell
8 29 (1.33%) C
9 15 (0.69%) Shell Script
10 14 (0.64%) Tcl
11 11 (0.50%) R
12 6 (0.27%) VBScript
13 5 (0.23%) Java
14 3 (0.14%) Ada
15 2 (0.091%) Erlang
15 2 (0.091%) C++
16 1 (0.046%) JavaScript
16 1 (0.046%) C#
Qualifications
1 1437 (65.74%) Cisco Certification
2 1067 (48.81%) CCNP
3 633 (28.96%) CCNA
4 423 (19.35%) CCIE
5 283 (12.95%) CCSE
6 196 (8.97%) Security Cleared
7 179 (8.19%) CCSA
8 137 (6.27%) Degree
9 101 (4.62%) CCDP
10 97 (4.44%) SC Cleared
11 93 (4.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 79 (3.61%) JNCIP
13 67 (3.06%) JNCIS
14 63 (2.88%) CCSP
15 62 (2.84%) CISSP
16 57 (2.61%) MCSE
17 46 (2.10%) MCITP
18 39 (1.78%) DV Cleared
19 38 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 37 (1.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (7.87%) SLA
2 106 (4.85%) PCI DSS
3 64 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 28 (1.28%) GPG13
5 16 (0.73%) QA
6 11 (0.50%) COBIT
7 8 (0.37%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.091%) BS7799
10 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 344 (15.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 220 (10.06%) Active Directory
3 127 (5.81%) Hyper-V
4 107 (4.89%) vSphere
5 76 (3.48%) VMware ESX
6 60 (2.74%) XenApp
7 44 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (1.28%) Squid
9 26 (1.19%) XenServer
10 23 (1.05%) UAG
11 21 (0.96%) Firmware
11 21 (0.96%) Terminal Services
12 19 (0.87%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 13 (0.59%) NFS
13 13 (0.59%) ProxySG
14 10 (0.46%) XenDesktop
14 10 (0.46%) Snort
15 9 (0.41%) Xen
16 8 (0.37%) Docker
16 8 (0.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 93 (4.25%) CiscoWorks
2 92 (4.21%) Nagios
3 66 (3.02%) Cisco Prime
4 63 (2.88%) FortiGate
5 59 (2.70%) Cacti
6 51 (2.33%) SCCM
7 50 (2.29%) SolarWinds Orion
8 44 (2.01%) Cisco CUCM
9 39 (1.78%) SCOM
10 33 (1.51%) Backup Exec
11 29 (1.33%) Cisco LMS
12 25 (1.14%) Opsview
13 23 (1.05%) OpenView
14 22 (1.01%) WSUS
15 19 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
16 18 (0.82%) Puppet
16 18 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
17 12 (0.55%) SCVMM
17 12 (0.55%) OpenNMS
18 11 (0.50%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2186 (100.00%) Cisco
2 986 (45.11%) CheckPoint
3 671 (30.70%) F5
4 662 (30.28%) Juniper
5 503 (23.01%) VMware
6 397 (18.16%) Microsoft
7 306 (14.00%) HP
8 243 (11.12%) Blue Coat
9 239 (10.93%) Citrix
10 207 (9.47%) SolarWinds
11 183 (8.37%) Fortinet
12 126 (5.76%) Red Hat
13 124 (5.67%) Dell
14 113 (5.17%) Riverbed
15 104 (4.76%) IronPort
16 80 (3.66%) McAfee
17 78 (3.57%) Avaya
17 78 (3.57%) NetApp
18 72 (3.29%) Tufin
19 69 (3.16%) Symantec
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: up to £45k
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 Per Annum +Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: 7 hours ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Unrivalled Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 8 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Allow + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On application
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + On Call and Bens
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified High market salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25 - £35 per annum
Posted: Yesterday