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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 293 410 301
Rank change year-on-year
+117 -109
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 1109 751 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.00% 0.64% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.87% 3.67% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 884 623 787
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
18879 20458 20390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 17.32% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15383 16370 16541
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 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 July 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 +95 1051 £45,000 +5.88% 80
London +127 510 £50,000 - 38
South East +61 328 £45,000 +12.50% 19
City of London +61 116 £55,000 +10.00% 12
Berkshire +29 105 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Surrey +8 86 £44,000 +3.52% 9
Yorkshire -11 86 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Hampshire +31 61 £48,000 +20.00% 2
West Yorkshire -14 60 £50,000 +49.25% 5
Leeds -14 55 £50,000 +49.25% 3
Buckinghamshire +33 43 £45,000 +25.00% 3
West Midlands +7 40 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Reading +8 27 £42,500 -10.52% 2
East of England +28 26 £51,250 -6.81% 5
South West +6 26 £48,750 +30.00% 3
Scotland +13 22 £52,500 +61.53%
Southampton +13 21 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Milton Keynes +8 21 £41,500 +12.92% 3
Birmingham +2 20 £35,000 -26.31% 1
East Midlands +17 19 £40,000 +13.47% 2
Slough +7 19 £56,250 -2.17%
Egham - 19 £37,500 - 1
North West -3 18 £42,500 +32.81% 3
South Wales -9 17 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Wales -17 17 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Hertfordshire +16 16 £57,500 -22.03% 3
North Yorkshire +8 16 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Glasgow - 16 £55,000 -
Fareham +33 15 £65,000 +30.00%
Maidenhead +13 14 £67,500 +58.82%

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2305 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1842 (79.91%) Firewall
3 1467 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1056 (45.81%) CCNP
5 990 (42.95%) CheckPoint
6 797 (34.58%) WAN
7 748 (32.45%) LAN
8 747 (32.41%) BGP
9 725 (31.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 701 (30.41%) VPN
11 698 (30.28%) Juniper
12 689 (29.89%) F5
13 654 (28.37%) Network Security
14 648 (28.11%) CCNA
15 609 (26.42%) OSPF
16 563 (24.43%) Data Centre
17 513 (22.26%) Windows
18 512 (22.21%) VMware
19 506 (21.95%) MPLS
20 460 (19.96%) Linux
21 458 (19.87%) EIGRP
22 446 (19.35%) CCIE
23 442 (19.18%) TCP/IP
24 430 (18.66%) Microsoft
25 410 (17.79%) ITIL
26 406 (17.61%) Wireless
27 391 (16.96%) Cisco PIX
28 386 (16.75%) DNS
29 351 (15.23%) VMware Infrastructure
30 321 (13.93%) Load Balancing

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 200 (8.68%) MS Exchange
2 146 (6.33%) Lync
3 89 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 56 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 51 (2.21%) IIS
6 38 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 32 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
8 31 (1.34%) Apache
9 29 (1.26%) SharePoint
10 15 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 14 (0.61%) nginx
12 11 (0.48%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.17%) Confluence
16 4 (0.17%) OpenStack
16 4 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2000
17 1 (0.043%) JBoss
17 1 (0.043%) CloudStack
Applications
1 183 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 107 (4.64%) MS Office
3 80 (3.47%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.043%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.043%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (1.08%) IaaS
3 16 (0.69%) Office 365
4 12 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.43%) IBM PureFlex
7 7 (0.30%) SaaS
8 6 (0.26%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.22%) PaaS
10 4 (0.17%) Symantec.cloud
11 3 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.13%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.043%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.043%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1842 (79.91%) Firewall
2 797 (34.58%) WAN
3 748 (32.45%) LAN
4 747 (32.41%) BGP
5 725 (31.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 701 (30.41%) VPN
7 654 (28.37%) Network Security
8 609 (26.42%) OSPF
9 506 (21.95%) MPLS
10 458 (19.87%) EIGRP
11 442 (19.18%) TCP/IP
12 406 (17.61%) Wireless
13 391 (16.96%) Cisco PIX
14 386 (16.75%) DNS
15 297 (12.89%) DHCP
16 264 (11.45%) IPsec
17 261 (11.32%) Cisco IOS
18 251 (10.89%) SAN
19 244 (10.59%) FWSM
20 228 (9.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 51 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 36 (1.56%) MySQL
5 11 (0.48%) MongoDB
6 9 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.22%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.087%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.087%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.087%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.043%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.043%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 31 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 16 (0.69%) Git (software)
3 13 (0.56%) Metasploit
4 11 (0.48%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.13%) Artifactory
5 3 (0.13%) JIRA
6 2 (0.087%) Subversion
7 1 (0.043%) MSI
7 1 (0.043%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 305 (13.23%) Finance
2 133 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 112 (4.86%) Banking
4 47 (2.04%) Law
5 45 (1.95%) Retail
6 41 (1.78%) Legal
7 34 (1.48%) Games
8 26 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 21 (0.91%) Financial Institution
10 20 (0.87%) Electronics
11 18 (0.78%) Multimedia
12 17 (0.74%) Marketing
13 15 (0.65%) Back Office
14 14 (0.61%) Online Betting
15 13 (0.56%) Investment Banking
16 11 (0.48%) Advertising
17 4 (0.17%) Billing
18 3 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.13%) Automotive
19 2 (0.087%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1132 (49.11%) Network Engineer
2 317 (13.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 248 (10.76%) Consultant
4 230 (9.98%) Security Engineer
5 181 (7.85%) Network Security Engineer
6 178 (7.72%) Support Engineer
7 146 (6.33%) Analyst
8 119 (5.16%) Security Consultant
9 110 (4.77%) Network Support
10 109 (4.73%) Architect
10 109 (4.73%) Network Consultant
11 106 (4.60%) Cisco Engineer
12 99 (4.30%) Administrator
13 97 (4.21%) Network Analyst
14 90 (3.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 85 (3.69%) Senior Consultant
16 77 (3.34%) Firewall Engineer
17 74 (3.21%) Network Support Engineer
17 74 (3.21%) Network Architect
18 67 (2.91%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (2.17%) CSS
2 15 (0.65%) LAMP
3 13 (0.56%) XMPP
4 10 (0.43%) WAP
5 8 (0.35%) Web Services
6 7 (0.30%) FastCGI
7 5 (0.22%) RESTful
8 4 (0.17%) ISPF
9 2 (0.087%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.087%) Memcached
9 2 (0.087%) COM
9 2 (0.087%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.043%) X-Windows
10 1 (0.043%) .NET
10 1 (0.043%) MSMQ
10 1 (0.043%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 563 (24.43%) Data Centre
2 102 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 67 (2.91%) Management Information System
5 48 (2.08%) Clustering
6 38 (1.65%) Private Cloud
7 35 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 28 (1.21%) CLARiiON
9 25 (1.08%) FlexPod
10 24 (1.04%) PKI
10 24 (1.04%) EqualLogic
11 23 (1.00%) EMC VNX
12 22 (0.95%) Replication
13 21 (0.91%) Hedge funds
14 19 (0.82%) Statistics
15 18 (0.78%) Online Games
16 17 (0.74%) IPTV
17 16 (0.69%) e-Health
18 15 (0.65%) Derivative
18 15 (0.65%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 513 (22.26%) Windows
2 460 (19.96%) Linux
3 180 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 167 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 101 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 81 (3.51%) UNIX
7 75 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 62 (2.69%) Windows 7
9 44 (1.91%) CentOS
10 40 (1.74%) Solaris
11 28 (1.21%) Ubuntu
12 26 (1.13%) Windows 8
13 25 (1.08%) Windows XP
14 24 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
15 21 (0.91%) Debian
16 17 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
17 10 (0.43%) Mac OS X
18 8 (0.35%) Windows Vista
19 7 (0.30%) Mac OS
20 3 (0.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (17.79%) ITIL
2 321 (13.93%) Load Balancing
3 275 (11.93%) Network Design
4 157 (6.81%) Network Monitoring
5 134 (5.81%) Service Delivery
6 133 (5.77%) Change Management
7 127 (5.51%) Project Management
8 112 (4.86%) Incident Management
9 110 (4.77%) Migration
10 104 (4.51%) Network Management
11 102 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 100 (4.34%) Mentoring
13 98 (4.25%) Root Cause Analysis
14 92 (3.99%) Capacity Planning
15 81 (3.51%) Information Security
16 79 (3.43%) E-Commerce
17 76 (3.30%) Network Architecture
18 63 (2.73%) ITIL V3
19 62 (2.69%) Service Management
20 60 (2.60%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (3.86%) SQL
2 83 (3.60%) Python
3 68 (2.95%) Perl
4 51 (2.21%) Bash Shell
5 48 (2.08%) PHP
6 44 (1.91%) Ruby
7 34 (1.48%) C
8 32 (1.39%) PowerShell
9 18 (0.78%) Shell Script
10 17 (0.74%) Tcl
11 8 (0.35%) Java
12 7 (0.30%) R
13 4 (0.17%) VBScript
14 3 (0.13%) C++
14 3 (0.13%) Ada
15 2 (0.087%) Erlang
15 2 (0.087%) VB
15 2 (0.087%) C#
16 1 (0.043%) JavaScript
16 1 (0.043%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1467 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 1056 (45.81%) CCNP
3 648 (28.11%) CCNA
4 446 (19.35%) CCIE
5 278 (12.06%) CCSE
6 203 (8.81%) Security Cleared
7 185 (8.03%) CCSA
8 151 (6.55%) Degree
9 112 (4.86%) CCDP
10 104 (4.51%) SC Cleared
11 103 (4.47%) Microsoft Certification
12 78 (3.38%) JNCIP
13 75 (3.25%) JNCIS
14 72 (3.12%) MCSE
15 70 (3.04%) CCSP
16 55 (2.39%) CISSP
17 52 (2.26%) MCITP
18 39 (1.69%) MCSA
19 37 (1.61%) DV Cleared
20 36 (1.56%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (8.03%) SLA
2 94 (4.08%) PCI DSS
3 66 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 25 (1.08%) GPG13
5 19 (0.82%) QA
6 13 (0.56%) COBIT
7 8 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.17%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.13%) BS7799
System Software
1 351 (15.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 221 (9.59%) Active Directory
3 156 (6.77%) Hyper-V
4 125 (5.42%) vSphere
5 88 (3.82%) VMware ESX
6 73 (3.17%) XenApp
7 47 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (1.21%) UAG
8 28 (1.21%) Terminal Services
9 25 (1.08%) Squid
10 23 (1.00%) XenServer
10 23 (1.00%) Firmware
10 23 (1.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 16 (0.69%) ProxySG
12 15 (0.65%) NFS
13 12 (0.52%) vCloud
14 10 (0.43%) XenDesktop
14 10 (0.43%) Snort
15 9 (0.39%) Xen
16 8 (0.35%) NDS
Systems Management
1 95 (4.12%) CiscoWorks
2 86 (3.73%) Nagios
3 61 (2.65%) SCCM
3 61 (2.65%) FortiGate
4 60 (2.60%) Cacti
5 58 (2.52%) Cisco Prime
6 56 (2.43%) SolarWinds Orion
7 48 (2.08%) Backup Exec
8 45 (1.95%) SCOM
9 35 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
10 34 (1.48%) WSUS
11 28 (1.21%) OpenView
12 25 (1.08%) Cisco LMS
13 23 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
14 22 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
15 21 (0.91%) Puppet
16 20 (0.87%) Opsview
17 18 (0.78%) SELinux
18 15 (0.65%) OpenNMS
18 15 (0.65%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2305 (100.00%) Cisco
2 990 (42.95%) CheckPoint
3 698 (30.28%) Juniper
4 689 (29.89%) F5
5 512 (22.21%) VMware
6 430 (18.66%) Microsoft
7 317 (13.75%) HP
8 267 (11.58%) Citrix
9 246 (10.67%) Blue Coat
10 203 (8.81%) Fortinet
11 174 (7.55%) SolarWinds
12 130 (5.64%) Red Hat
13 120 (5.21%) Dell
13 120 (5.21%) Riverbed
14 115 (4.99%) IronPort
15 99 (4.30%) McAfee
16 87 (3.77%) NetApp
17 81 (3.51%) Avaya
17 81 (3.51%) Tufin
18 71 (3.08%) Symantec
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum negotiable on application.
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
PCR
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
York, Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Market leading salary and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £4.5k Car Allowance
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Progression
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Reed Technology
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday