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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 299 375 309
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -66
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 1045 838 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.95% 0.72% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.67% 4.05% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 841 683 762
Average salary £46,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.68% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -

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
18442 20682 19913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.83% 17.66% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15180 16529 16012
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 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 30 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 +75 1006 £45,000 - 90
London +107 485 £52,500 +5.00% 38
South East +38 293 £45,000 +9.75% 22
City of London +53 127 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Berkshire +55 108 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Yorkshire -28 97 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Surrey +3 77 £45,000 - 4
West Yorkshire -40 60 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Leeds -39 53 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Buckinghamshire +33 38 £42,500 +18.05% 4
West Midlands +15 38 £37,000 -22.10% 4
Reading +22 37 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Hampshire +20 36 £45,000 -10.00%
East of England +25 29 £48,750 +21.87% 4
South West 0 29 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Egham - 26 £41,250 - 1
North Yorkshire +17 25 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Milton Keynes +12 25 £40,000 +11.11% 4
East Midlands +16 24 £37,500 -1.96% 7
Scotland +16 18 £52,500 +61.53% 6
Slough +5 18 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Hertfordshire +9 17 £57,500 +39.39% 1
Southampton +18 16 £45,000 +12.50%
Birmingham -6 15 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Maidenhead +21 14 £67,500 +80.00% 1
Gloucestershire +1 13 £37,500 +29.31%
North West -2 13 £40,000 +25.00% 3
Nottinghamshire +6 11 £34,000 -9.33% 4
Wiltshire - 11 £54,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +12 9 £45,000 +28.57%

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 2233 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1823 (81.64%) Firewall
3 1398 (62.61%) Cisco Certification
4 1000 (44.78%) CCNP
5 935 (41.87%) CheckPoint
6 780 (34.93%) WAN
7 753 (33.72%) BGP
8 725 (32.47%) LAN
9 704 (31.53%) Cisco Nexus
10 698 (31.26%) VPN
11 675 (30.23%) Juniper
12 660 (29.56%) F5
13 625 (27.99%) CCNA
14 595 (26.65%) OSPF
15 591 (26.47%) Network Security
16 541 (24.23%) Data Centre
17 503 (22.53%) Windows
18 500 (22.39%) MPLS
19 486 (21.76%) VMware
20 455 (20.38%) Linux
21 454 (20.33%) TCP/IP
22 450 (20.15%) EIGRP
23 425 (19.03%) CCIE
24 415 (18.58%) Microsoft
25 398 (17.82%) Wireless
26 387 (17.33%) Cisco PIX
27 383 (17.15%) ITIL
28 382 (17.11%) DNS
29 322 (14.42%) Finance
30 318 (14.24%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 206 (9.23%) MS Exchange
2 143 (6.40%) Lync
3 101 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 57 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 55 (2.46%) IIS
6 35 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 31 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
8 26 (1.16%) Apache
9 25 (1.12%) SharePoint
10 15 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 13 (0.58%) nginx
12 11 (0.49%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
16 5 (0.22%) Confluence
17 4 (0.18%) CMS
17 4 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2000
17 4 (0.18%) OpenStack
18 2 (0.090%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 167 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 90 (4.03%) MS Office
3 87 (3.90%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.045%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.045%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (0.76%) IaaS
3 16 (0.72%) Office 365
4 12 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.31%) SaaS
7 6 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.27%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.27%) Mimecast
8 5 (0.22%) IBM PureFlex
8 5 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.18%) Symantec.cloud
10 3 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1823 (81.64%) Firewall
2 780 (34.93%) WAN
3 753 (33.72%) BGP
4 725 (32.47%) LAN
5 704 (31.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 698 (31.26%) VPN
7 595 (26.65%) OSPF
8 591 (26.47%) Network Security
9 500 (22.39%) MPLS
10 454 (20.33%) TCP/IP
11 450 (20.15%) EIGRP
12 398 (17.82%) Wireless
13 387 (17.33%) Cisco PIX
14 382 (17.11%) DNS
15 276 (12.36%) DHCP
16 265 (11.87%) IPsec
17 249 (11.15%) VoIP
18 248 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
19 243 (10.88%) SAN
20 232 (10.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 55 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 39 (1.75%) MySQL
4 13 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (0.36%) MongoDB
5 8 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.18%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.045%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 27 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 22 (0.99%) Metasploit
3 13 (0.58%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.18%) JIRA
6 3 (0.13%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.045%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.045%) MSI
7 1 (0.045%) Subversion
General
1 322 (14.42%) Finance
2 131 (5.87%) Telecoms
3 114 (5.11%) Banking
4 48 (2.15%) Retail
5 40 (1.79%) Legal
6 37 (1.66%) Law
7 36 (1.61%) Games
8 29 (1.30%) Multimedia
9 28 (1.25%) Manufacturing
10 25 (1.12%) Financial Institution
11 21 (0.94%) Marketing
12 19 (0.85%) Investment Banking
13 18 (0.81%) Electronics
14 14 (0.63%) Online Betting
15 13 (0.58%) Back Office
15 13 (0.58%) Advertising
16 4 (0.18%) Billing
16 4 (0.18%) Local Government
17 3 (0.13%) Publishing
17 3 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1143 (51.19%) Network Engineer
2 320 (14.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 230 (10.30%) Consultant
4 223 (9.99%) Security Engineer
5 178 (7.97%) Network Security Engineer
6 162 (7.25%) Support Engineer
7 147 (6.58%) Analyst
8 108 (4.84%) Security Consultant
9 103 (4.61%) Administrator
9 103 (4.61%) Network Support
10 101 (4.52%) Network Analyst
11 98 (4.39%) Network Consultant
12 97 (4.34%) Cisco Engineer
13 89 (3.99%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 87 (3.90%) Architect
15 86 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
16 73 (3.27%) Systems Administrator
17 68 (3.05%) Network Support Engineer
17 68 (3.05%) Firewall Engineer
18 60 (2.69%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (5.24%) 802.1X
2 45 (2.02%) CSS
3 13 (0.58%) LAMP
4 12 (0.54%) Web Services
5 11 (0.49%) XMPP
6 10 (0.45%) WAP
7 7 (0.31%) FastCGI
8 5 (0.22%) RESTful
9 4 (0.18%) ISPF
10 2 (0.090%) Memcached
10 2 (0.090%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (0.090%) MSMQ
10 2 (0.090%) COM
11 1 (0.045%) .NET
11 1 (0.045%) X-Windows
11 1 (0.045%) SAP Basis
11 1 (0.045%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 541 (24.23%) Data Centre
2 109 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 63 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 54 (2.42%) Clustering
6 35 (1.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 33 (1.48%) Private Cloud
8 25 (1.12%) CLARiiON
9 24 (1.07%) EqualLogic
10 23 (1.03%) PKI
10 23 (1.03%) FlexPod
11 21 (0.94%) EMC VNX
11 21 (0.94%) Online Games
11 21 (0.94%) Statistics
12 17 (0.76%) Hedge funds
13 16 (0.72%) CMDB
13 16 (0.72%) Replication
14 15 (0.67%) IPTV
14 15 (0.67%) e-Health
15 14 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 503 (22.53%) Windows
2 455 (20.38%) Linux
3 181 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 169 (7.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 98 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 87 (3.90%) UNIX
7 69 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 67 (3.00%) Windows 7
9 41 (1.84%) CentOS
10 35 (1.57%) Solaris
11 27 (1.21%) Windows 8
12 24 (1.07%) Windows XP
13 23 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
14 20 (0.90%) Ubuntu
14 20 (0.90%) Debian
15 16 (0.72%) Data ONTAP
16 13 (0.58%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.36%) Windows Vista
18 5 (0.22%) Mac OS
19 4 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (17.15%) ITIL
2 304 (13.61%) Load Balancing
3 295 (13.21%) Network Design
4 140 (6.27%) Change Management
4 140 (6.27%) Network Monitoring
5 134 (6.00%) Service Delivery
6 125 (5.60%) Project Management
7 109 (4.88%) Migration
8 101 (4.52%) Mentoring
9 99 (4.43%) Network Management
9 99 (4.43%) Incident Management
10 98 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
11 92 (4.12%) Capacity Planning
12 89 (3.99%) Root Cause Analysis
13 72 (3.22%) E-Commerce
14 67 (3.00%) Information Security
15 66 (2.96%) Risk Management
16 64 (2.87%) Kalman Filter
17 63 (2.82%) Network Architecture
18 59 (2.64%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (4.16%) Python
2 84 (3.76%) SQL
3 75 (3.36%) Perl
4 54 (2.42%) Bash Shell
5 49 (2.19%) PHP
6 40 (1.79%) Ruby
7 35 (1.57%) PowerShell
7 35 (1.57%) C
8 17 (0.76%) Tcl
8 17 (0.76%) Shell Script
9 9 (0.40%) Java
10 4 (0.18%) C++
10 4 (0.18%) VBScript
10 4 (0.18%) VB
11 3 (0.13%) Ada
11 3 (0.13%) R
12 2 (0.090%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.090%) C#
Qualifications
1 1398 (62.61%) Cisco Certification
2 1000 (44.78%) CCNP
3 625 (27.99%) CCNA
4 425 (19.03%) CCIE
5 257 (11.51%) CCSE
6 187 (8.37%) Security Cleared
7 178 (7.97%) CCSA
8 145 (6.49%) Degree
9 108 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 107 (4.79%) CCDP
11 94 (4.21%) SC Cleared
12 80 (3.58%) MCSE
13 73 (3.27%) JNCIS
14 68 (3.05%) JNCIP
14 68 (3.05%) CCSP
15 56 (2.51%) MCITP
16 46 (2.06%) CISSP
17 45 (2.02%) MCSA
18 38 (1.70%) MCP
18 38 (1.70%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (8.20%) SLA
2 77 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 65 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.90%) QA
5 16 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (0.72%) GPG13
6 13 (0.58%) COBIT
7 7 (0.31%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.18%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.13%) BS7799
System Software
1 318 (14.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 211 (9.45%) Active Directory
3 164 (7.34%) Hyper-V
4 124 (5.55%) vSphere
5 93 (4.16%) VMware ESX
6 73 (3.27%) XenApp
7 46 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
8 26 (1.16%) UAG
9 24 (1.07%) Firmware
9 24 (1.07%) Terminal Services
10 22 (0.99%) ProxySG
11 21 (0.94%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 20 (0.90%) XenServer
13 16 (0.72%) Squid
14 14 (0.63%) NFS
15 12 (0.54%) vCloud
16 9 (0.40%) XenDesktop
16 9 (0.40%) Xen
17 8 (0.36%) Snort
17 8 (0.36%) NDS
Systems Management
1 80 (3.58%) CiscoWorks
2 73 (3.27%) Nagios
3 66 (2.96%) FortiGate
4 65 (2.91%) SCCM
5 57 (2.55%) Backup Exec
6 54 (2.42%) SolarWinds Orion
7 53 (2.37%) Cacti
8 51 (2.28%) Cisco Prime
9 50 (2.24%) SCOM
10 42 (1.88%) WSUS
11 41 (1.84%) Cisco CUCM
12 24 (1.07%) Nessus
12 24 (1.07%) SELinux
13 23 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
13 23 (1.03%) OpenView
14 21 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
14 21 (0.94%) Cisco LMS
15 20 (0.90%) Puppet
16 16 (0.72%) OpenNMS
16 16 (0.72%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2233 (100.00%) Cisco
2 935 (41.87%) CheckPoint
3 675 (30.23%) Juniper
4 660 (29.56%) F5
5 486 (21.76%) VMware
6 415 (18.58%) Microsoft
7 304 (13.61%) HP
8 264 (11.82%) Citrix
9 235 (10.52%) Blue Coat
10 209 (9.36%) Fortinet
11 153 (6.85%) SolarWinds
12 116 (5.19%) Dell
13 115 (5.15%) IronPort
14 113 (5.06%) Riverbed
15 110 (4.93%) Red Hat
16 90 (4.03%) McAfee
17 84 (3.76%) Avaya
18 82 (3.67%) Tufin
19 79 (3.54%) NetApp
20 73 (3.27%) Symantec
Windsor, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + £6.6k car allowance + package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Middlesex
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + On Call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Computappoint
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 35% shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago