Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 6 months to 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 209 153 149
Rank change year-on-year -56 -4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 45 113 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.81% 1.66% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.39% 8.10% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 43 74 122
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £46,400 £40,375 £38,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £78,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -14.29%

Cisco ASA is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,026 1,395 1,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.35% 20.54% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 763 988 1,280
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% -7.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Berkshire

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in Berkshire

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in Berkshire

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -14 16 £58,750 +2.17% 3
Bracknell -42 13 £70,000 +47.37% 1
Maidenhead -13 5 £67,500 -1.82%
Slough -3 2 £55,000 -8.33%
Ascot - 1 £56,645 -
Cisco ASA
South East

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (71.11%) Firewall
3 25 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (53.33%) CheckPoint
5 20 (44.44%) CCNP
5 20 (44.44%) CCNA
6 19 (42.22%) Juniper
7 18 (40.00%) VPN
8 16 (35.56%) Wireless
9 15 (33.33%) WAN
9 15 (33.33%) Data Centre
10 14 (31.11%) MPLS
11 13 (28.89%) Network Security
11 13 (28.89%) Palo Alto
12 12 (26.67%) Presales
12 12 (26.67%) F5
12 12 (26.67%) BGP
13 11 (24.44%) LAN
13 11 (24.44%) SNMP
13 11 (24.44%) Network Design
14 10 (22.22%) CCIE
15 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 9 (20.00%) Aruba
15 9 (20.00%) Cisco Firepower
16 8 (17.78%) DNS
16 8 (17.78%) IBM
16 8 (17.78%) DHCP
16 8 (17.78%) Ethernet
16 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
17 7 (15.56%) IronPort

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.44%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (71.11%) Firewall
2 18 (40.00%) VPN
3 16 (35.56%) Wireless
4 15 (33.33%) WAN
5 14 (31.11%) MPLS
6 13 (28.89%) Network Security
7 12 (26.67%) BGP
8 11 (24.44%) LAN
8 11 (24.44%) SNMP
9 9 (20.00%) Cisco Firepower
10 8 (17.78%) DHCP
10 8 (17.78%) DNS
10 8 (17.78%) Ethernet
11 7 (15.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (15.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (15.56%) WLAN
12 6 (13.33%) HTTP
12 6 (13.33%) OSPF
12 6 (13.33%) SMTP
12 6 (13.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Big Data
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
1 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Architect
3 8 (17.78%) Network Architect
4 7 (15.56%) Consultant
5 6 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Network Consultant
5 6 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco Security Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 5 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Security Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Security Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Security Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Cisco Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.33%) Public Cloud
3 4 (8.89%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.44%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) NHS
5 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Presales
2 11 (24.44%) Network Design
3 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
4 6 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 5 (11.11%) DevOps
6 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.89%) Coaching
6 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.89%) ITIL
6 4 (8.89%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (8.89%) Security Operations
6 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.89%) SIEM
7 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Service Design
8 2 (4.44%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (4.44%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (4.44%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (44.44%) CCNA
2 20 (44.44%) CCNP
3 10 (22.22%) CCIE
4 6 (13.33%) JNCIA
5 5 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (11.11%) Degree
6 4 (8.89%) RHCE
6 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
7 3 (6.67%) CCSE
7 3 (6.67%) JNCIS
8 2 (4.44%) CCDP
8 2 (4.44%) CISSP
8 2 (4.44%) IISP
8 2 (4.44%) ISSAP
8 2 (4.44%) JNCIP
8 2 (4.44%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (2.22%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 1 (2.22%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Snort
2 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Proventia
1 4 (8.89%) QRadar
2 2 (4.44%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.22%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (53.33%) CheckPoint
3 19 (42.22%) Juniper
4 13 (28.89%) Palo Alto
5 12 (26.67%) F5
6 9 (20.00%) Aruba
6 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (17.78%) IBM
8 7 (15.56%) IronPort
9 6 (13.33%) Blue Coat
9 6 (13.33%) Red Hat
10 5 (11.11%) HP
10 5 (11.11%) McAfee
10 5 (11.11%) VMware
11 4 (8.89%) FireEye
11 4 (8.89%) Forcepoint
11 4 (8.89%) Fortinet
11 4 (8.89%) SAP
11 4 (8.89%) Trend Micro
12 3 (6.67%) Citrix