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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 169 206
Rank change year-on-year -7 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 60 94 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.17% 1.48% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.16% 8.99% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 57 84 105
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 838 1046 1545
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 16.28% 16.48% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 736 914 1340
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 147 (100.00%) Cisco
2 132 (89.80%) Firewall
3 96 (65.31%) Cisco Certification
4 80 (54.42%) Wireless
5 79 (53.74%) Palo Alto
6 73 (49.66%) CheckPoint
7 71 (48.30%) CCNP
8 67 (45.58%) Juniper
9 63 (42.86%) Network Security
10 60 (40.82%) F5
11 56 (38.10%) Cisco Wireless
12 46 (31.29%) VPN
13 44 (29.93%) Fortinet
14 43 (29.25%) Windows
15 42 (28.57%) SonicWALL
15 42 (28.57%) Extreme Networks
16 41 (27.89%) FortiGate
16 41 (27.89%) WAN
17 40 (27.21%) Linux
17 40 (27.21%) WatchGuard
17 40 (27.21%) Aruba
18 39 (26.53%) DNS
19 37 (25.17%) BGP
20 36 (24.49%) VMware
21 35 (23.81%) CCNA
22 33 (22.45%) Finance
23 29 (19.73%) TCP/IP
24 28 (19.05%) DHCP
24 28 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
25 27 (18.37%) OSPF

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 16 (10.88%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.40%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.68%) Apache
7 1 (0.68%) IIS
7 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.36%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.68%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 132 (89.80%) Firewall
2 80 (54.42%) Wireless
3 63 (42.86%) Network Security
4 56 (38.10%) Cisco Wireless
5 46 (31.29%) VPN
6 41 (27.89%) WAN
7 39 (26.53%) DNS
8 37 (25.17%) BGP
9 29 (19.73%) TCP/IP
10 28 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 28 (19.05%) DHCP
11 27 (18.37%) OSPF
12 26 (17.69%) MPLS
13 25 (17.01%) LAN
14 22 (14.97%) Spanning Tree
15 17 (11.56%) SAN
16 14 (9.52%) Cisco ISE
16 14 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 14 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 13 (8.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.68%) MySQL
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 33 (22.45%) Finance
2 7 (4.76%) Banking
3 3 (2.04%) Law
3 3 (2.04%) Legal
3 3 (2.04%) Publishing
4 2 (1.36%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.36%) Retail
4 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.68%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 82 (55.78%) Network Engineer
2 48 (32.65%) Security Engineer
3 30 (20.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 24 (16.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 23 (15.65%) Support Engineer
6 22 (14.97%) Firewall Engineer
7 19 (12.93%) Senior Network Engineer
8 14 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 13 (8.84%) Analyst
10 11 (7.48%) Security Analyst
11 10 (6.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 10 (6.80%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 10 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (6.12%) IT Engineer
12 9 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
13 8 (5.44%) Network Support
13 8 (5.44%) Network Support Engineer
14 7 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
15 6 (4.08%) IT Analyst
15 6 (4.08%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.84%) 802.1X
2 5 (3.40%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) CSS
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.69%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.16%) Clustering
3 10 (6.80%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.80%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (4.76%) PKI
5 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (2.72%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.72%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.72%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.72%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.72%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.36%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.36%) Eurex
6 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.36%) NHS
6 2 (1.36%) Replication
7 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.68%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (29.25%) Windows
2 40 (27.21%) Linux
3 19 (12.93%) Ubuntu
4 16 (10.88%) Windows Server
5 14 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (8.84%) CentOS
7 9 (6.12%) Debian
7 9 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (3.40%) Kali Linux
9 5 (3.40%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.72%) Unix
10 4 (2.72%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.36%) Solaris
12 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.01%) ITIL
2 17 (11.56%) SIEM
3 16 (10.88%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
5 14 (9.52%) Network Design
6 13 (8.84%) Kalman Filter
6 13 (8.84%) Security Monitoring
7 10 (6.80%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (5.44%) Load Balancing
8 8 (5.44%) Network Management
9 7 (4.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 7 (4.76%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 6 (4.08%) Cryptography
10 6 (4.08%) Hardware Maintenance
10 6 (4.08%) WAN Optimisation
11 5 (3.40%) E-Commerce
11 5 (3.40%) Security Operations
12 4 (2.72%) Line Management
12 4 (2.72%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.16%) Python
2 6 (4.08%) Java
2 6 (4.08%) Ruby
3 5 (3.40%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.40%) C-shell
3 5 (3.40%) Korn
4 3 (2.04%) SQL
5 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 96 (65.31%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (48.30%) CCNP
3 35 (23.81%) CCNA
4 15 (10.20%) Degree
4 15 (10.20%) JNCIA
5 12 (8.16%) JNCIS
6 11 (7.48%) Linux+ Certification
6 11 (7.48%) LPIC
6 11 (7.48%) RHCA
6 11 (7.48%) RHCE
6 11 (7.48%) RHCSA
6 11 (7.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (6.80%) CISSP
7 10 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (5.44%) MCSA
9 8 (5.44%) MCSE
10 7 (4.76%) CCIE
10 7 (4.76%) CEH
10 7 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 13 (8.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.36%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.68%) GDPR
5 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 26 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (13.61%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (4.76%) pfSense
5 4 (2.72%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.72%) XenServer
6 3 (2.04%) vSphere
6 3 (2.04%) XenApp
7 2 (1.36%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.68%) Docker
8 1 (0.68%) Firmware
8 1 (0.68%) Snort
8 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 41 (27.89%) FortiGate
2 9 (6.12%) Backup Exec
3 7 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (3.40%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (3.40%) Nessus
5 4 (2.72%) Cacti
5 4 (2.72%) XenMobile
6 3 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (2.04%) Puppet
7 2 (1.36%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.36%) Nagios
7 2 (1.36%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.36%) OpenView
7 2 (1.36%) QRadar
7 2 (1.36%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 1 (0.68%) Ansible
8 1 (0.68%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.68%) TrustSec
8 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 147 (100.00%) Cisco
2 79 (53.74%) Palo Alto
3 73 (49.66%) CheckPoint
4 67 (45.58%) Juniper
5 60 (40.82%) F5
6 44 (29.93%) Fortinet
7 42 (28.57%) Extreme Networks
7 42 (28.57%) SonicWALL
8 40 (27.21%) Aruba
8 40 (27.21%) WatchGuard
9 36 (24.49%) VMware
10 24 (16.33%) Citrix
11 19 (12.93%) Red Hat
12 18 (12.24%) SolarWinds
13 17 (11.56%) Microsoft
14 15 (10.20%) HP
15 11 (7.48%) Riverbed
16 9 (6.12%) McAfee
17 8 (5.44%) Avaya
17 8 (5.44%) Mitel
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Intec Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £65-75k + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Qube Global Software
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + 5-10% shift allowance
Posted: 9 days ago