Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 227 121 165
Rank change year-on-year -106 +44 -15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 27 146 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.45% 2.27% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.64% 11.32% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31 108 128
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +14.29%
10th Percentile £52,500 £36,100 £39,100
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,750 £82,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 1,022 1,290 2,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.88% 20.02% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 748 952 1,524
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £75,438
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.95%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -41 8 £80,000 +88.24% 2
Reading -51 7 £62,500 +7.76% 4
Slough -18 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Newbury +13 1 - -
Cisco ASA
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (77.78%) Firewall
3 19 (70.37%) CheckPoint
4 18 (66.67%) Palo Alto
5 15 (55.56%) Network Security
6 14 (51.85%) Juniper
6 14 (51.85%) Cisco Firepower
7 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (44.44%) Fortinet
8 11 (40.74%) F5
8 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (37.04%) LAN
10 9 (33.33%) CCNP
10 9 (33.33%) WAN
10 9 (33.33%) Presales
10 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
11 8 (29.63%) OSPF
11 8 (29.63%) BGP
11 8 (29.63%) VPN
11 8 (29.63%) DNS
11 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
11 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
11 8 (29.63%) Network Design
12 7 (25.93%) SNMP
12 7 (25.93%) Meraki
12 7 (25.93%) QRadar
12 7 (25.93%) SIEM
13 6 (22.22%) Splunk
13 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
13 6 (22.22%) IBM

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 4 (14.81%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Akamai
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) Network Security
3 14 (51.85%) Cisco Firepower
4 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (37.04%) LAN
6 9 (33.33%) WAN
7 8 (29.63%) BGP
7 8 (29.63%) DNS
7 8 (29.63%) OSPF
7 8 (29.63%) VPN
8 7 (25.93%) SNMP
9 6 (22.22%) DHCP
9 6 (22.22%) SSL
9 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 6 (22.22%) VLAN
9 6 (22.22%) WLAN
10 5 (18.52%) MPLS
10 5 (18.52%) Wireless
10 5 (18.52%) Wireshark
11 4 (14.81%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Big Data
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Network Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Security Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Security Architect
4 6 (22.22%) Security Solutions Architect
4 6 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (18.52%) Network Security Architect
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco Architect
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco Security Architect
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 4 (14.81%) Network Design Architect
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
7 3 (11.11%) Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) IT Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 2 (7.41%) IT Security Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (14.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Solaris
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Presales
2 8 (29.63%) Network Design
3 7 (25.93%) SIEM
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
5 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
5 4 (14.81%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 4 (14.81%) Software Optimisation
5 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
5 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) Line Management
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Threat Management
7 2 (7.41%) Data Security
7 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (33.33%) CCNP
3 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
3 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
4 5 (18.52%) CCSE
4 5 (18.52%) CISSP
4 5 (18.52%) JNCIP
5 4 (14.81%) CCDP
5 4 (14.81%) CCNA
5 4 (14.81%) IISP
5 4 (14.81%) ISSAP
5 4 (14.81%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (11.11%) CCIE
7 1 (3.70%) CCIE Service Provider
7 1 (3.70%) CCSA
7 1 (3.70%) CCSP
7 1 (3.70%) JNCIE
7 1 (3.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) GDPR
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
1 2 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) ProxySG
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Snort
2 1 (3.70%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) QRadar
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco CME
3 1 (3.70%) Proventia
3 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (3.70%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (70.37%) CheckPoint
3 18 (66.67%) Palo Alto
4 14 (51.85%) Juniper
5 12 (44.44%) Fortinet
6 11 (40.74%) F5
7 7 (25.93%) Meraki
8 6 (22.22%) IBM
8 6 (22.22%) Splunk
9 5 (18.52%) VMware
10 4 (14.81%) Blue Coat
10 4 (14.81%) IronPort
10 4 (14.81%) LogRhythm
10 4 (14.81%) Tufin
11 3 (11.11%) Forcepoint
11 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
11 3 (11.11%) Zscaler
12 2 (7.41%) Citrix
12 2 (7.41%) Google
12 2 (7.41%) McAfee