The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Cisco ASA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 83 82
Rank change year-on-year +19 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 7 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.07% 1.18% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.72% 6.63% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 7
Median salary £46,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.38% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £49,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.37% +2.10%  

Cisco ASA is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 72 166 174
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 11.01% 17.81% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 59 160 146
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Bedfordshire

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in Bedfordshire

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +18 7 £46,000 +2.22%
Cisco ASA
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) TippingPoint
2 7 (58.33%) ArcSight
2 7 (58.33%) FortiGate
2 7 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (58.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (58.33%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) CCNP
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 5 (41.67%) VoIP
3 5 (41.67%) Network Security
3 5 (41.67%) F5
3 5 (41.67%) High Availability
4 4 (33.33%) Network Management
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (33.33%) HSRP
4 4 (33.33%) RIP
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) SSL
4 4 (33.33%) DWDM
4 4 (33.33%) MPLS
4 4 (33.33%) OSPF
4 4 (33.33%) BGP
4 4 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 4 (33.33%) VRRP

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Network Security
2 5 (41.67%) VoIP
2 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) BGP
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (33.33%) DWDM
3 4 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 4 (33.33%) HSRP
3 4 (33.33%) MPLS
3 4 (33.33%) OSPF
3 4 (33.33%) RIP
3 4 (33.33%) SSL
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) VRRP
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Network Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Network Support
3 3 (25.00%) Network Support Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Support Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (58.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 5 (41.67%) High Availability
3 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (33.33%) Network Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) FortiGate
2 4 (33.33%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) ArcSight
2 7 (58.33%) TippingPoint
3 5 (41.67%) F5
3 5 (41.67%) Juniper
4 4 (33.33%) HP