Period
to 23 June 2018

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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 117 115
Rank change year-on-year -43 -2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 114 166 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.68% 2.50% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.19% 10.39% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 82 153 197
Berkshire median annual salary £67,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.82% - +18.28%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,600 £41,700
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,500 £69,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%

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 1,392 1,597 2,414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.54% 24.02% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,006 1,235 1,929
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £72,100 £70,450
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - -

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 23 June 2018.

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 23 June 2018. 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
Bracknell +6 28 £45,000 +12.50%
Reading -18 19 £60,000 - 1
Maidenhead -23 19 £67,500 +27.06% 1
Slough -4 16 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Newbury - 3 £52,500 -
Cisco ASA
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Cisco
2 87 (76.32%) Firewall
3 75 (65.79%) CheckPoint
4 68 (59.65%) LAN
5 62 (54.39%) WAN
6 56 (49.12%) Cisco Certification
7 55 (48.25%) Network Security
8 52 (45.61%) VPN
9 51 (44.74%) DNS
9 51 (44.74%) WLAN
10 49 (42.98%) CCNP
11 47 (41.23%) Juniper
11 47 (41.23%) Data Centre
12 45 (39.47%) OSPF
12 45 (39.47%) BGP
12 45 (39.47%) VMware
13 40 (35.09%) MPLS
14 39 (34.21%) DHCP
15 38 (33.33%) Network Design
16 31 (27.19%) F5
16 31 (27.19%) Zscaler
17 28 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
17 28 (24.56%) TCP/IP
18 27 (23.68%) ITIL
19 26 (22.81%) Palo Alto
20 25 (21.93%) SolarWinds
20 25 (21.93%) Wireshark
20 25 (21.93%) SNMP
21 24 (21.05%) MS Visio
21 24 (21.05%) SIEM

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 22 (19.30%) IIS
2 4 (3.51%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.75%) Apache
3 2 (1.75%) Confluence
3 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (21.05%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (12.28%) Akamai
3 5 (4.39%) SaaS
4 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.75%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 87 (76.32%) Firewall
2 68 (59.65%) LAN
3 62 (54.39%) WAN
4 55 (48.25%) Network Security
5 52 (45.61%) VPN
6 51 (44.74%) DNS
6 51 (44.74%) WLAN
7 45 (39.47%) BGP
7 45 (39.47%) OSPF
8 40 (35.09%) MPLS
9 39 (34.21%) DHCP
10 28 (24.56%) TCP/IP
11 25 (21.93%) SNMP
11 25 (21.93%) Wireshark
12 24 (21.05%) Cisco Firepower
13 23 (20.18%) VLAN
14 21 (18.42%) Cisco IOS
14 21 (18.42%) Ethernet
15 20 (17.54%) Wireless
16 19 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.75%) JIRA
2 2 (1.75%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.75%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (12.28%) Retail
2 8 (7.02%) Finance
3 5 (4.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (51.75%) Network Engineer
2 25 (21.93%) Senior Network Engineer
3 21 (18.42%) Architect
4 19 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 19 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
4 19 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (14.04%) Security Engineer
6 15 (13.16%) LAN Engineer
7 14 (12.28%) Network Security Engineer
8 10 (8.77%) Design Engineer
9 9 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (7.89%) Network Design Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Build Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Cisco Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Senior Security Engineer
11 7 (6.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.28%) CSS
2 6 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 47 (41.23%) Data Centre
2 19 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
2 19 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (6.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.75%) Replication
6 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.42%) Windows
2 20 (17.54%) Windows Server
3 18 (15.79%) Linux
4 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.63%) Debian
5 3 (2.63%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.75%) CentOS
6 2 (1.75%) Kali Linux
6 2 (1.75%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.75%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.33%) Network Design
2 27 (23.68%) ITIL
3 24 (21.05%) SIEM
4 22 (19.30%) Presales
5 21 (18.42%) Load Balancing
6 19 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 19 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 19 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 19 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 19 (16.67%) Software Optimisation
6 19 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 17 (14.91%) Network Management
8 10 (8.77%) Logistics
9 9 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (6.14%) Change Management
10 7 (6.14%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (4.39%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (4.39%) Value Proposition
12 4 (3.51%) Continuous Deployment
12 4 (3.51%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.91%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 56 (49.12%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (42.98%) CCNP
3 22 (19.30%) CCSE
4 20 (17.54%) CCDP
5 19 (16.67%) CISSP
5 19 (16.67%) IISP
5 19 (16.67%) ISSAP
5 19 (16.67%) JNCIP
6 17 (14.91%) CCNA
7 13 (11.40%) Security Cleared
8 11 (9.65%) SC Cleared
9 10 (8.77%) Degree
10 8 (7.02%) CCSP
10 8 (7.02%) CCVP
11 7 (6.14%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (5.26%) CCIE
13 4 (3.51%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 4 (3.51%) CCIE Security
14 3 (2.63%) CCSA
15 2 (1.75%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (12.28%) Active Directory
3 13 (11.40%) VMware NSX
4 9 (7.89%) Hyper-V
5 8 (7.02%) vSphere
6 3 (2.63%) FreeRADIUS
6 3 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.75%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (16.67%) QRadar
2 16 (14.04%) Cisco Prime
3 14 (12.28%) Cisco CME
4 6 (5.26%) Puppet
5 5 (4.39%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (3.51%) vCenter Server
7 3 (2.63%) OSSEC
8 2 (1.75%) Ansible
8 2 (1.75%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.75%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.75%) Nagios
8 2 (1.75%) Nessus
8 2 (1.75%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.75%) Nmap
8 2 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.75%) SCCM
8 2 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 114 (100.00%) Cisco
2 75 (65.79%) CheckPoint
3 47 (41.23%) Juniper
4 45 (39.47%) VMware
5 31 (27.19%) F5
5 31 (27.19%) Zscaler
6 26 (22.81%) Palo Alto
7 25 (21.93%) SolarWinds
8 23 (20.18%) Fortinet
9 21 (18.42%) Splunk
10 19 (16.67%) Citrix
10 19 (16.67%) Forcepoint
10 19 (16.67%) HP
10 19 (16.67%) IBM
10 19 (16.67%) LogRhythm
10 19 (16.67%) Tufin
11 18 (15.79%) Aruba
12 17 (14.91%) Blue Coat
13 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
13 14 (12.28%) Prolexic