Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 257 255 245
Rank change year-on-year -2 -10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 73 99 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.72% 0.85% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.89% 5.53% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66 95 173
City of London median annual salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.73% - +12.24%
10th Percentile £35,625 £42,500 £34,100
90th Percentile £71,875 £72,500 £80,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1492 1791 2487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.66% 15.31% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1333 1571 2133
City of London median annual salary £53,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.18% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,783 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £79,750
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in the City of London

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in the City of London

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 73 (100.00%) Cisco
2 57 (78.08%) Firewall
3 43 (58.90%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (56.16%) CheckPoint
5 33 (45.21%) Juniper
6 32 (43.84%) Palo Alto
7 31 (42.47%) WAN
8 30 (41.10%) VPN
8 30 (41.10%) CCNP
9 28 (38.36%) Finance
10 25 (34.25%) SolarWinds
11 24 (32.88%) Wireless
12 23 (31.51%) VMware
12 23 (31.51%) LAN
13 21 (28.77%) MPLS
13 21 (28.77%) F5
14 19 (26.03%) Windows
15 18 (24.66%) ITIL
15 18 (24.66%) BGP
15 18 (24.66%) CCNA
15 18 (24.66%) Cisco Wireless
16 17 (23.29%) Cisco Nexus
17 16 (21.92%) Linux
18 15 (20.55%) DNS
18 15 (20.55%) OSPF
18 15 (20.55%) Network Monitoring
18 15 (20.55%) Network Security
19 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
20 13 (17.81%) MS Exchange
20 13 (17.81%) Active Directory

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 13 (17.81%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.22%) CMS
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.59%) Office 365
3 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (78.08%) Firewall
2 31 (42.47%) WAN
3 30 (41.10%) VPN
4 24 (32.88%) Wireless
5 23 (31.51%) LAN
6 21 (28.77%) MPLS
7 18 (24.66%) BGP
7 18 (24.66%) Cisco Wireless
8 17 (23.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (20.55%) DNS
9 15 (20.55%) Network Security
9 15 (20.55%) OSPF
10 12 (16.44%) SAN
10 12 (16.44%) Unified Communications
11 11 (15.07%) Internet
11 11 (15.07%) IPsec
11 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
12 10 (13.70%) WebEx
13 9 (12.33%) Intranet
14 8 (10.96%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) MySQL
1 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (38.36%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Law
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (57.53%) Network Engineer
2 11 (15.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (15.07%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (13.70%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) Security Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Network Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Unified Communications Specialist
8 3 (4.11%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Network Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) XMPP
2 6 (8.22%) 802.1X
3 5 (6.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.85%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (6.85%) PKI
3 4 (5.48%) DataPower
3 4 (5.48%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.48%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.37%) Replication
6 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Windows
2 16 (21.92%) Linux
3 7 (9.59%) CentOS
4 6 (8.22%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.85%) Debian
5 5 (6.85%) Kali Linux
5 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.85%) Ubuntu
6 4 (5.48%) Windows 10
6 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.48%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) ITIL
2 15 (20.55%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (15.07%) Proactive Monitoring
3 11 (15.07%) SIEM
4 10 (13.70%) Network Design
5 9 (12.33%) Change Management
6 8 (10.96%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (10.96%) Load Balancing
6 8 (10.96%) Network Management
7 7 (9.59%) Project Management
8 5 (6.85%) Cryptography
8 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.85%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 5 (6.85%) Security Operations
8 5 (6.85%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 5 (6.85%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (5.48%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (5.48%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (5.48%) DevOps
9 4 (5.48%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.59%) Bash Shell
1 7 (9.59%) Python
1 7 (9.59%) Ruby
2 5 (6.85%) C-shell
2 5 (6.85%) Java
2 5 (6.85%) Korn
3 2 (2.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (58.90%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (41.10%) CCNP
3 18 (24.66%) CCNA
4 11 (15.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (12.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (12.33%) Degree
6 8 (10.96%) CCIE
7 6 (8.22%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (8.22%) MCSA
7 6 (8.22%) MCSE
7 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (6.85%) CEH
8 5 (6.85%) GIAC
8 5 (6.85%) Linux+ Certification
8 5 (6.85%) LPIC
8 5 (6.85%) MCITP
8 5 (6.85%) RHCA
8 5 (6.85%) RHCE
8 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
8 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (6.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (17.81%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.22%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.85%) pfSense
4 5 (6.85%) VMware NSX
5 4 (5.48%) XenApp
5 4 (5.48%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.11%) vSphere
7 2 (2.74%) iptables
8 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (17.81%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (12.33%) FortiGate
3 5 (6.85%) Backup Exec
3 5 (6.85%) Cacti
3 5 (6.85%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.74%) Ansible
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.74%) Puppet
4 2 (2.74%) Salt
4 2 (2.74%) SELinux
5 1 (1.37%) Nagios
5 1 (1.37%) SCCM
5 1 (1.37%) SCOM
5 1 (1.37%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (56.16%) CheckPoint
3 33 (45.21%) Juniper
4 32 (43.84%) Palo Alto
5 25 (34.25%) SolarWinds
6 23 (31.51%) VMware
7 21 (28.77%) F5
8 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
9 13 (17.81%) Aruba
10 12 (16.44%) Citrix
10 12 (16.44%) Extreme Networks
11 11 (15.07%) Meraki
12 10 (13.70%) Fortinet
12 10 (13.70%) SonicWALL
13 9 (12.33%) WatchGuard
14 8 (10.96%) EqualLogic
15 7 (9.59%) Dell
15 7 (9.59%) Red Hat
16 6 (8.22%) Blue Coat
17 5 (6.85%) Mitel