The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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)
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 94 82
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 10 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.97% 1.11% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.13% 5.91% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 16
Median salary £33,000 £44,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.42% -11.50%  
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 Essex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 123 203 268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 11.94% 18.74% 21.35%
Number of salaries quoted 94 161 198
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -21.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in Essex

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in Essex

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Essex 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
Harlow - 6 £33,000 -
Colchester -2 4 £57,500 +35.29%
Cisco ASA
East of England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
2 6 (60.00%) CCNA
2 6 (60.00%) CCIE
2 6 (60.00%) SNMP
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 6 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (60.00%) GGSN
2 6 (60.00%) SGSN
2 6 (60.00%) IPsec
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (60.00%) HSRP
2 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (40.00%) Line Management
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Infoblox
3 4 (40.00%) Imperva
3 4 (40.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) DMVPN

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (60.00%) GGSN
2 6 (60.00%) HSRP
2 6 (60.00%) IPsec
2 6 (60.00%) SGSN
2 6 (60.00%) SNMP
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) DMVPN
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) NetScreen
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Check Point Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Security Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Network Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (40.00%) Line Management
1 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCIE
2 6 (60.00%) CCNA
3 4 (40.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) F5
2 4 (40.00%) Imperva
2 4 (40.00%) Infoblox
2 4 (40.00%) VMware