Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 2018 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 229 198
Rank change year-on-year -4 -31 +32
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 115 112 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.04% 1.09% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.59% 6.91% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 102 104 186
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £48,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.95% -11.36% -1.79%
10th Percentile £48,000 £35,000 £42,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,125 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% -3.51%

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 1,746 1,620 2,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.74% 15.74% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,543 1,464 1,828
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £50,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +13.86% -3.81% -

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 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 115 (100.00%) Cisco
2 112 (97.39%) Firewall
3 90 (78.26%) F5
4 85 (73.91%) CheckPoint
5 84 (73.04%) Cisco Certification
6 78 (67.83%) CCNP
6 78 (67.83%) Network Security
7 75 (65.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 72 (62.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 72 (62.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 62 (53.91%) WAN
10 60 (52.17%) Juniper
11 56 (48.70%) CCIE
11 56 (48.70%) Cisco IOS
12 55 (47.83%) NX-OS
12 55 (47.83%) VPN
13 54 (46.96%) Finance
14 47 (40.87%) VMware
15 46 (40.00%) MPLS
16 44 (38.26%) OSPF
16 44 (38.26%) BGP
16 44 (38.26%) DNS
17 43 (37.39%) Infoblox
18 42 (36.52%) Blue Coat
19 40 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
20 38 (33.04%) Imperva
21 36 (31.30%) NetScaler
21 36 (31.30%) WLAN
22 34 (29.57%) VPLS
23 32 (27.83%) Amazon AWS

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 2 (1.74%) Apache
2 1 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.87%) IIS
2 1 (0.87%) nginx
2 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (27.83%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.35%) Office 365
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.87%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 112 (97.39%) Firewall
2 78 (67.83%) Network Security
3 75 (65.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 72 (62.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 72 (62.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 62 (53.91%) WAN
6 56 (48.70%) Cisco IOS
7 55 (47.83%) NX-OS
7 55 (47.83%) VPN
8 46 (40.00%) MPLS
9 44 (38.26%) BGP
9 44 (38.26%) DNS
9 44 (38.26%) OSPF
10 36 (31.30%) NetScaler
10 36 (31.30%) WLAN
11 34 (29.57%) VPLS
12 27 (23.48%) LAN
13 26 (22.61%) BIG-IP
14 25 (21.74%) Cisco ISE
14 25 (21.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (0.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (2.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 54 (46.96%) Finance
2 21 (18.26%) Banking
3 16 (13.91%) Advertising
4 3 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.87%) Back Office
5 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (46.09%) Security Specialist
2 49 (42.61%) Network Security Specialist
3 44 (38.26%) Network Specialist
4 39 (33.91%) Network Engineer
5 31 (26.96%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 31 (26.96%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 31 (26.96%) Senior Network Specialist
5 31 (26.96%) Senior Security Specialist
6 22 (19.13%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
6 22 (19.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 22 (19.13%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 14 (12.17%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (9.57%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 11 (9.57%) Cisco Security Specialist
8 11 (9.57%) Cisco Specialist
9 10 (8.70%) Analyst
9 10 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
9 10 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 9 (7.83%) Network Analyst
10 9 (7.83%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.39%) 802.1X
2 6 (5.22%) Web Services
3 1 (0.87%) JMS
3 1 (0.87%) Kafka
3 1 (0.87%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (0.87%) LDAP
3 1 (0.87%) Node.js
3 1 (0.87%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.87%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.91%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.87%) BYOD
3 1 (0.87%) CMDB
3 1 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (0.87%) PKI
3 1 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (0.87%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.91%) Unix
2 7 (6.09%) Windows
3 6 (5.22%) Linux
4 5 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.96%) Network Monitoring
1 31 (26.96%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (20.87%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 24 (20.87%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 16 (13.91%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (13.91%) Due Diligence
3 16 (13.91%) Fund Management
3 16 (13.91%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (13.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 16 (13.91%) Time Management
4 9 (7.83%) Network Optimisation
5 8 (6.96%) ITIL
6 7 (6.09%) SIEM
7 6 (5.22%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.22%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (4.35%) DNA
8 5 (4.35%) IT Strategy
8 5 (4.35%) ITSM
8 5 (4.35%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.35%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (21.74%) Python
2 23 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.74%) Perl
3 2 (1.74%) Ruby
4 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.87%) Java
4 1 (0.87%) SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (73.04%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (67.83%) CCNP
3 56 (48.70%) CCIE
4 25 (21.74%) CISSP
5 16 (13.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (13.91%) Degree
6 15 (13.04%) CCSE
6 15 (13.04%) CLAS
7 6 (5.22%) CCNA
7 6 (5.22%) CCSP
8 5 (4.35%) CCDA
8 5 (4.35%) CCDP
8 5 (4.35%) CCSA
8 5 (4.35%) CEH
8 5 (4.35%) CISM
8 5 (4.35%) GIAC
8 5 (4.35%) MCP
8 5 (4.35%) MCSA
8 5 (4.35%) MCSE
8 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (20.00%) XenApp
2 23 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 21 (18.26%) Active Directory
4 15 (13.04%) XenServer
5 5 (4.35%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.74%) Docker
7 1 (0.87%) Gluster
7 1 (0.87%) iptables
7 1 (0.87%) KVM
7 1 (0.87%) NFS
7 1 (0.87%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.87%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 25 (21.74%) Puppet
2 24 (20.87%) Terraform
3 9 (7.83%) FortiGate
4 5 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (4.35%) TrustSec
5 2 (1.74%) Ansible
5 2 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.87%) Cacti
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco CME
6 1 (0.87%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.87%) Consul
6 1 (0.87%) Grafana
6 1 (0.87%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.87%) Nagios
6 1 (0.87%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 115 (100.00%) Cisco
2 90 (78.26%) F5
3 85 (73.91%) CheckPoint
4 60 (52.17%) Juniper
5 47 (40.87%) VMware
6 43 (37.39%) Infoblox
7 42 (36.52%) Blue Coat
8 38 (33.04%) Imperva
9 30 (26.09%) Palo Alto
10 25 (21.74%) Citrix
10 25 (21.74%) Microsoft
11 23 (20.00%) Google
11 23 (20.00%) Zscaler
12 22 (19.13%) SolarWinds
13 17 (14.78%) HP
14 14 (12.17%) Riverbed
15 6 (5.22%) Arista
15 6 (5.22%) Forcepoint
15 6 (5.22%) Qualys
16 5 (4.35%) NETGEAR