The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 215 241
Rank change year-on-year -4 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 37 61 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.60% 0.82% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.76% 4.15% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31 56 27
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% -4.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26%  

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 East of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 985 1470 1588
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 15.96% 19.77% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 749 1213 1215
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in the East of England

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in the East of England

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +13 11 £46,000 +31.42%
Essex +12 10 £33,000 -25.42%
Hertfordshire +5 10 £47,500 -5.00%
Bedfordshire +10 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Norfolk -18 1 - -
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 82 (100.00%) Cisco
2 54 (65.85%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (65.85%) Firewall
3 47 (57.32%) CCNP
4 37 (45.12%) BGP
5 31 (37.80%) VPN
6 27 (32.93%) OSPF
6 27 (32.93%) Network Security
6 27 (32.93%) Data Centre
7 26 (31.71%) Juniper
8 25 (30.49%) CCNA
9 24 (29.27%) Cisco Nexus
10 23 (28.05%) WAN
11 22 (26.83%) TCP/IP
12 21 (25.61%) CheckPoint
13 20 (24.39%) VMware
14 18 (21.95%) CCIE
15 17 (20.73%) LAN
15 17 (20.73%) Windows
15 17 (20.73%) IPsec
15 17 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (19.51%) MPLS
16 16 (19.51%) Wireless
16 16 (19.51%) DNS
17 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
17 15 (18.29%) F5
18 14 (17.07%) CCSE
18 14 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
19 13 (15.85%) Telecoms
19 13 (15.85%) HP

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (13.41%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.10%) Apache
3 5 (6.10%) IIS
3 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.88%) MS Office
3 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.76%) Office 365
3 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (65.85%) Firewall
2 37 (45.12%) BGP
3 31 (37.80%) VPN
4 27 (32.93%) Network Security
4 27 (32.93%) OSPF
5 24 (29.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 23 (28.05%) WAN
7 22 (26.83%) TCP/IP
8 17 (20.73%) IPsec
8 17 (20.73%) LAN
9 16 (19.51%) DNS
9 16 (19.51%) MPLS
9 16 (19.51%) Wireless
10 13 (15.85%) HSRP
11 12 (14.63%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (12.20%) IP Telephony
13 9 (10.98%) DHCP
14 8 (9.76%) ISDN
14 8 (9.76%) PBX
14 8 (9.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 13 (15.85%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.54%) Finance
3 3 (3.66%) Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Legal
4 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 36 (43.90%) Network Engineer
2 16 (19.51%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (17.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (13.41%) Network Specialist
4 11 (13.41%) Security Engineer
5 10 (12.20%) Analyst
5 10 (12.20%) Consultant
5 10 (12.20%) Security Consultant
6 9 (10.98%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) Network Operations Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) Operations Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Cisco Specialist
9 6 (7.32%) IP Network Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Juniper Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Network Consultant
9 6 (7.32%) Network Security Consultant
9 6 (7.32%) Network Systems Engineer
10 5 (6.10%) Cisco Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.93%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.76%) Driving Licence
3 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.32%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (6.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (4.88%) Clustering
6 4 (4.88%) Fat Client
6 4 (4.88%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.22%) e-Health
7 1 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.73%) Windows
2 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.32%) Windows 10
5 5 (6.10%) Linux
6 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.22%) Solaris
7 1 (1.22%) Unix
7 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (15.85%) ITIL
2 13 (15.85%) Presales
3 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
4 10 (12.20%) Network Management
5 9 (10.98%) Adaptive Security
6 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.54%) High Availability
8 5 (6.10%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (6.10%) DDoS Mitigation
8 5 (6.10%) SIEM
9 4 (4.88%) Data Protection
9 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.88%) Incident Management
9 4 (4.88%) Line Management
9 4 (4.88%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (4.88%) Project Management
10 3 (3.66%) Change Management
10 3 (3.66%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.66%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.20%) SQL
2 6 (7.32%) Bash Shell
2 6 (7.32%) Perl
3 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 54 (65.85%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (57.32%) CCNP
3 25 (30.49%) CCNA
4 18 (21.95%) CCIE
5 14 (17.07%) CCSE
6 10 (12.20%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (8.54%) CISSP
8 6 (7.32%) CCSA
8 6 (7.32%) JNCIA
9 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
10 4 (4.88%) CCDP
10 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
11 3 (3.66%) CEH
11 3 (3.66%) GIAC
11 3 (3.66%) ISACA
11 3 (3.66%) SANS
12 2 (2.44%) CCA
12 2 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (2.44%) MCITP
12 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (9.76%) PCI DSS
3 7 (8.54%) SLA
4 4 (4.88%) GPG13
5 3 (3.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
3 9 (10.98%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (4.88%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.88%) XenApp
5 2 (2.44%) vSphere
5 2 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (7.32%) HP NNM
3 5 (6.10%) FortiGate
4 3 (3.66%) Nessus
4 3 (3.66%) QRadar
4 3 (3.66%) RSA Security Analytics
4 3 (3.66%) SCCM
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (31.71%) Juniper
3 21 (25.61%) CheckPoint
4 20 (24.39%) VMware
5 15 (18.29%) F5
5 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
6 13 (15.85%) HP
7 12 (14.63%) Palo Alto
8 9 (10.98%) Citrix
9 7 (8.54%) Computacenter
9 7 (8.54%) Sourcefire
10 6 (7.32%) Fortinet
10 6 (7.32%) Nimble Storage
11 5 (6.10%) ArcSight
11 5 (6.10%) Blue Coat
11 5 (6.10%) Meraki
11 5 (6.10%) TippingPoint
12 4 (4.88%) Imperva
12 4 (4.88%) Infoblox
12 4 (4.88%) SolarWinds