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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 270 396 303
Rank change year-on-year
+126 -93
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 1165 733 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.08% 0.65% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.94% 3.85% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 915 599 656
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
19628 19046 21730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.14% 16.87% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15641 15088 17509
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,300 £62,500
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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +139 1110 £50,000 +11.11% 119
London +127 488 £51,500 +3.00% 36
South East +118 333 £47,500 +5.55% 32
City of London +78 144 £55,000 +12.82% 15
Berkshire +44 127 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Yorkshire 0 98 £50,000 +42.85% 9
Hampshire +66 76 £53,000 +3.41% 7
Surrey +20 69 £45,000 - 7
West Yorkshire +18 67 £50,000 +45.98% 3
Leeds +24 63 £50,000 +49.25% 2
South West +32 62 £40,000 +1.52% 20
Reading +20 54 £42,500 -29.16% 5
North West +29 41 £40,250 -3.01% 7
West Midlands -25 36 £30,500 -23.75% 7
East of England -22 35 £47,500 - 6
Bristol +22 29 £45,000 +25.00% 10
Slough +14 28 £46,500 +9.41% 1
Wales -9 28 £42,500 +4.93% 5
South Wales -10 28 £42,500 +7.59% 5
Fareham +32 26 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Greenwich - 26 £51,250 - 1
Wiltshire +15 24 £35,000 -13.58% 8
North Yorkshire -8 24 £50,000 - 3
Manchester +24 22 £40,150 -23.52% 4
Buckinghamshire +13 20 £42,000 +5.00% 6
Birmingham +3 20 £37,500 -16.66%
Southampton - 19 £52,500 - 1
Kent +23 18 £47,500 +106.52% 2
York +1 18 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Cardiff +1 18 £42,500 +19.71% 2

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 2176 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1707 (78.45%) Firewall
3 1458 (67.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1090 (50.09%) CCNP
5 971 (44.62%) CheckPoint
6 770 (35.39%) WAN
7 715 (32.86%) VPN
8 708 (32.54%) LAN
9 690 (31.71%) BGP
10 678 (31.16%) Juniper
11 661 (30.38%) Cisco Nexus
12 640 (29.41%) Network Security
13 627 (28.81%) CCNA
14 621 (28.54%) F5
15 593 (27.25%) OSPF
16 555 (25.51%) VMware
17 541 (24.86%) MPLS
18 463 (21.28%) Windows
19 446 (20.50%) ITIL
20 425 (19.53%) Wireless
21 400 (18.38%) Linux
22 399 (18.34%) VMware Infrastructure
23 395 (18.15%) CCIE
24 394 (18.11%) EIGRP
25 388 (17.83%) Cisco PIX
26 387 (17.78%) TCP/IP
27 371 (17.05%) DNS
28 370 (17.00%) Microsoft
29 336 (15.44%) Finance
30 320 (14.71%) Load Balancing

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 172 (7.90%) MS Exchange
2 115 (5.28%) Lync
3 51 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 47 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 46 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 41 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 40 (1.84%) IIS
8 25 (1.15%) Apache
9 24 (1.10%) SharePoint
10 11 (0.51%) Moodle
11 7 (0.32%) nginx
12 6 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (0.23%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.23%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2000
16 2 (0.092%) SharePoint 2010
17 1 (0.046%) Confluence
17 1 (0.046%) SAS
Applications
1 181 (8.32%) MS Excel
2 128 (5.88%) MS Office
3 58 (2.67%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.092%) MS Project
6 1 (0.046%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.046%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.046%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (1.75%) IaaS
2 33 (1.52%) Office 365
3 21 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 19 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (0.46%) SaaS
6 6 (0.28%) PaaS
7 5 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.046%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.046%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1707 (78.45%) Firewall
2 770 (35.39%) WAN
3 715 (32.86%) VPN
4 708 (32.54%) LAN
5 690 (31.71%) BGP
6 661 (30.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 640 (29.41%) Network Security
8 593 (27.25%) OSPF
9 541 (24.86%) MPLS
10 425 (19.53%) Wireless
11 394 (18.11%) EIGRP
12 388 (17.83%) Cisco PIX
13 387 (17.78%) TCP/IP
14 371 (17.05%) DNS
15 318 (14.61%) Cisco IOS
16 275 (12.64%) IPsec
17 261 (11.99%) DHCP
18 247 (11.35%) SAN
19 239 (10.98%) FWSM
20 231 (10.62%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (6.30%) SQL Server
2 43 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (1.61%) MySQL
4 31 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (0.60%) Data Mining
7 10 (0.46%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.14%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.092%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.092%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.046%) DB2
Development Applications
1 34 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (0.46%) Git (software)
3 9 (0.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.092%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.092%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.092%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.046%) MSI
5 1 (0.046%) Subversion
5 1 (0.046%) JIRA
General
1 336 (15.44%) Finance
2 134 (6.16%) Telecoms
3 65 (2.99%) Banking
4 44 (2.02%) Law
5 41 (1.88%) Retail
6 40 (1.84%) Legal
7 29 (1.33%) Games
8 24 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 21 (0.97%) Financial Institution
10 20 (0.92%) Marketing
11 19 (0.87%) Back Office
12 18 (0.83%) Investment Banking
13 17 (0.78%) Electronics
14 14 (0.64%) Multimedia
15 11 (0.51%) Advertising
16 5 (0.23%) Billing
16 5 (0.23%) Local Government
17 3 (0.14%) Welsh Language
17 3 (0.14%) Online Betting
17 3 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1068 (49.08%) Network Engineer
2 327 (15.03%) Senior Network Engineer
3 228 (10.48%) Consultant
4 196 (9.01%) Security Engineer
5 190 (8.73%) Support Engineer
6 142 (6.53%) Network Security Engineer
7 125 (5.74%) Analyst
8 122 (5.61%) Network Consultant
9 107 (4.92%) Cisco Engineer
10 97 (4.46%) Architect
11 93 (4.27%) Security Consultant
11 93 (4.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 89 (4.09%) Network Support
13 78 (3.58%) 3rd Line Support
14 77 (3.54%) Network Analyst
15 69 (3.17%) Team Leader
16 67 (3.08%) Administrator
17 66 (3.03%) Network Architect
18 64 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 61 (2.80%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (1.93%) CSS
2 19 (0.87%) XMPP
3 15 (0.69%) LAMP
4 9 (0.41%) Ruby on Rails
4 9 (0.41%) Web Services
5 6 (0.28%) WAP
5 6 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (0.18%) RESTful
6 4 (0.18%) ISPF
7 3 (0.14%) X-Windows
8 2 (0.092%) COM+
9 1 (0.046%) Middleware
9 1 (0.046%) XML
9 1 (0.046%) HTML
9 1 (0.046%) COM
9 1 (0.046%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 116 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (3.91%) Management Information System
3 55 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 39 (1.79%) Replication
5 38 (1.75%) Clustering
6 28 (1.29%) Private Cloud
7 24 (1.10%) Hedge funds
8 20 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
9 19 (0.87%) Derivative
10 18 (0.83%) CMDB
11 17 (0.78%) CLARiiON
11 17 (0.78%) FlexPod
12 16 (0.74%) Enterprise Cloud
12 16 (0.74%) e-Health
12 16 (0.74%) Thin Client
12 16 (0.74%) Robotics
12 16 (0.74%) Fat Client
13 15 (0.69%) Statistics
14 13 (0.60%) PKI
14 13 (0.60%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 463 (21.28%) Windows
2 400 (18.38%) Linux
3 143 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 132 (6.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 119 (5.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 90 (4.14%) UNIX
7 66 (3.03%) Windows 7
8 52 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 48 (2.21%) Solaris
9 48 (2.21%) CentOS
10 45 (2.07%) Windows XP
11 37 (1.70%) Windows 8
12 27 (1.24%) Ubuntu
13 23 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
14 19 (0.87%) Mac OS X
15 14 (0.64%) Debian
16 10 (0.46%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
18 7 (0.32%) SUSE
19 6 (0.28%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (20.50%) ITIL
2 320 (14.71%) Load Balancing
3 183 (8.41%) Network Monitoring
4 180 (8.27%) Network Design
5 143 (6.57%) Project Management
6 133 (6.11%) Change Management
7 125 (5.74%) Service Delivery
8 109 (5.01%) Disaster Recovery
9 107 (4.92%) Incident Management
10 100 (4.60%) Information Security
10 100 (4.60%) Kalman Filter
11 97 (4.46%) Network Management
12 94 (4.32%) Migration
13 93 (4.27%) Network Architecture
14 89 (4.09%) Service Management
15 87 (4.00%) Mentoring
16 81 (3.72%) Capacity Planning
16 81 (3.72%) Root Cause Analysis
17 77 (3.54%) E-Commerce
18 65 (2.99%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 116 (5.33%) SQL
2 66 (3.03%) Python
3 64 (2.94%) Perl
4 46 (2.11%) PHP
5 42 (1.93%) Bash Shell
6 38 (1.75%) Ruby
7 35 (1.61%) PowerShell
8 34 (1.56%) C
9 29 (1.33%) Shell Script
10 11 (0.51%) Tcl
10 11 (0.51%) R
11 6 (0.28%) VBScript
12 3 (0.14%) VB
12 3 (0.14%) C++
12 3 (0.14%) Java
12 3 (0.14%) Lisp
13 2 (0.092%) Ada
13 2 (0.092%) Korn
13 2 (0.092%) Erlang
13 2 (0.092%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1458 (67.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1090 (50.09%) CCNP
3 627 (28.81%) CCNA
4 395 (18.15%) CCIE
5 267 (12.27%) CCSE
6 171 (7.86%) Security Cleared
7 151 (6.94%) CCSA
8 138 (6.34%) Degree
9 98 (4.50%) CCDP
10 90 (4.14%) CCSP
11 82 (3.77%) SC Cleared
12 78 (3.58%) CISSP
13 68 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
14 65 (2.99%) JNCIS
15 56 (2.57%) JNCIP
16 53 (2.44%) JNCIA
17 42 (1.93%) DV Cleared
18 40 (1.84%) MCSE
19 37 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
20 33 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (7.22%) SLA
2 116 (5.33%) PCI DSS
3 53 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 31 (1.42%) GPG13
6 12 (0.55%) QA
7 8 (0.37%) COBIT
8 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.092%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.046%) BS7799
System Software
1 399 (18.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 247 (11.35%) Active Directory
3 121 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 102 (4.69%) vSphere
5 57 (2.62%) XenApp
5 57 (2.62%) VMware ESX
6 52 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
7 44 (2.02%) Firmware
8 32 (1.47%) Squid
9 31 (1.42%) XenServer
10 19 (0.87%) Terminal Services
11 17 (0.78%) ProxySG
11 17 (0.78%) UAG
12 16 (0.74%) Xen
13 11 (0.51%) Snort
13 11 (0.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 10 (0.46%) vCloud
14 10 (0.46%) KVM
15 8 (0.37%) XenDesktop
16 7 (0.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 89 (4.09%) CiscoWorks
2 84 (3.86%) Nagios
3 73 (3.35%) FortiGate
4 64 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
5 56 (2.57%) Cacti
5 56 (2.57%) Cisco Prime
6 51 (2.34%) SolarWinds Orion
7 41 (1.88%) SCCM
8 37 (1.70%) SCOM
9 27 (1.24%) Backup Exec
9 27 (1.24%) Cisco LMS
10 25 (1.15%) Opsview
11 20 (0.92%) OpenView
12 19 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
13 16 (0.74%) SELinux
14 13 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
15 12 (0.55%) Puppet
16 11 (0.51%) WSUS
16 11 (0.51%) SCVMM
17 9 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2176 (100.00%) Cisco
2 971 (44.62%) CheckPoint
3 678 (31.16%) Juniper
4 621 (28.54%) F5
5 555 (25.51%) VMware
6 370 (17.00%) Microsoft
7 307 (14.11%) HP
8 262 (12.04%) Blue Coat
9 231 (10.62%) SolarWinds
10 222 (10.20%) Citrix
11 147 (6.76%) Fortinet
12 123 (5.65%) Riverbed
13 122 (5.61%) Red Hat
14 121 (5.56%) Dell
15 90 (4.14%) IronPort
16 88 (4.04%) Symantec
17 77 (3.54%) Websense
18 70 (3.22%) McAfee
19 68 (3.13%) NetApp
19 68 (3.13%) Nokia
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenwich, London
Lorien
Salary: £50k - £60k per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £29000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £250 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Equals One
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On application
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Season Ticket Loan
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Caterham, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + package
Posted: 4 days ago