Period
to 5 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > London
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 488 473 468
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5 -121
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 247 372 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.45% 0.55% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.41% 4.15% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 204 327 401
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £80,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 7,239 8,959 10,631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.32% 13.30% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5,959 7,295 8,755
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.80% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in London

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in London

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in London over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in London

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the London region over the 6 months to 5 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +3 54 £58,750 -2.08% 8
West London +1 13 £60,000 +9.09% 9
South London +3 10 £46,500 -21.85% 2
North London +6 4 £57,500 -2.54%
East London +22 2 £58,750 +10.85% 2
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 247 (100.00%) Cisco
2 214 (86.64%) Firewall
3 160 (64.78%) Cisco Certification
4 146 (59.11%) CCNP
5 124 (50.20%) Palo Alto
6 121 (48.99%) BGP
6 121 (48.99%) WAN
7 118 (47.77%) VPN
8 113 (45.75%) LAN
9 112 (45.34%) OSPF
10 108 (43.72%) Network Security
11 76 (30.77%) MPLS
11 76 (30.77%) IPsec
12 74 (29.96%) Wireless
13 71 (28.74%) CheckPoint
14 66 (26.72%) Finance
14 66 (26.72%) Azure
15 63 (25.51%) TCP/IP
16 59 (23.89%) Meraki
17 57 (23.08%) CCNA
18 56 (22.67%) Microsoft
18 56 (22.67%) Active Directory
18 56 (22.67%) Data Centre
19 54 (21.86%) CCIE
19 54 (21.86%) VMware
20 53 (21.46%) DHCP
21 51 (20.65%) ITIL
22 50 (20.24%) DNS
22 50 (20.24%) Juniper
23 49 (19.84%) HSRP

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 18 (7.29%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.07%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (2.83%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.43%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.02%) Confluence
6 5 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.21%) IIS
9 2 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.40%) Apache
10 1 (0.40%) Moodle
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (5.67%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.64%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.21%) Acrobat
3 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 66 (26.72%) Azure
2 47 (19.03%) Office 365
3 46 (18.62%) AWS
4 5 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.62%) Akamai
5 4 (1.62%) PaaS
6 3 (1.21%) G Suite
6 3 (1.21%) SaaS
7 2 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.81%) GCP
7 2 (0.81%) IaaS
7 2 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.40%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 214 (86.64%) Firewall
2 121 (48.99%) BGP
2 121 (48.99%) WAN
3 118 (47.77%) VPN
4 113 (45.75%) LAN
5 112 (45.34%) OSPF
6 108 (43.72%) Network Security
7 76 (30.77%) IPsec
7 76 (30.77%) MPLS
8 74 (29.96%) Wireless
9 63 (25.51%) TCP/IP
10 53 (21.46%) DHCP
11 50 (20.24%) DNS
12 49 (19.84%) HSRP
13 47 (19.03%) VoIP
14 45 (18.22%) EIGRP
15 39 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
16 35 (14.17%) SAN
17 34 (13.77%) SSL
18 33 (13.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.40%) MySQL
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 30 (12.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 8 (3.24%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.43%) JIRA
4 5 (2.02%) Fiddler
4 5 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.02%) Terragrunt
4 5 (2.02%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
General
1 66 (26.72%) Finance
2 30 (12.15%) Telecoms
3 20 (8.10%) Retail
4 18 (7.29%) Public Sector
5 8 (3.24%) Back Office
6 7 (2.83%) Banking
6 7 (2.83%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.02%) Local Government
8 4 (1.62%) Electronics
8 4 (1.62%) Law
8 4 (1.62%) Marketing
9 2 (0.81%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 133 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 41 (16.60%) Senior Network Engineer
3 34 (13.77%) Security Engineer
4 32 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 28 (11.34%) Network Security Engineer
6 22 (8.91%) Cisco Engineer
7 21 (8.50%) Consultant
8 19 (7.69%) Network Consultant
9 15 (6.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 13 (5.26%) Network Security Consultant
10 13 (5.26%) Security Consultant
11 10 (4.05%) Juniper Engineer
12 9 (3.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (3.24%) Firewall Consultant
13 8 (3.24%) Firewall Engineer
13 8 (3.24%) Network Architect
13 8 (3.24%) Support Specialist
13 8 (3.24%) Technical Specialist
13 8 (3.24%) Technical Support
13 8 (3.24%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.67%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.62%) SAML
3 3 (1.21%) JSON
4 2 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.81%) REST
5 1 (0.40%) CSS
5 1 (0.40%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.40%) Jinja
5 1 (0.40%) LDAP
5 1 (0.40%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (22.67%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.64%) Replication
4 9 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (2.43%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.02%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.62%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.62%) Eurex
8 4 (1.62%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.21%) PKI
9 3 (1.21%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.81%) Video\Live Streaming
10 2 (0.81%) Wiki
11 1 (0.40%) CMDB
11 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.40%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (18.62%) Windows
2 26 (10.53%) Linux
3 24 (9.72%) Windows Server
4 23 (9.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (6.07%) Windows 10
6 13 (5.26%) Unix
6 13 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (4.86%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.02%) Android
8 5 (2.02%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.02%) Solaris
9 2 (0.81%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.40%) CentOS
10 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (20.65%) ITIL
2 35 (14.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 34 (13.77%) Load Balancing
4 28 (11.34%) Project Delivery
5 26 (10.53%) Network Design
6 25 (10.12%) Patch Management
7 21 (8.50%) Network Monitoring
8 20 (8.10%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (7.69%) Network Management
10 18 (7.29%) Configuration Management
10 18 (7.29%) Statistics
11 17 (6.88%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (6.48%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (6.48%) Mentoring
13 15 (6.07%) Presales
14 14 (5.67%) Project Management
14 14 (5.67%) Service Management
15 11 (4.45%) Incident Management
15 11 (4.45%) Migration
15 11 (4.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.12%) SQL
2 14 (5.67%) Python
3 11 (4.45%) Bash Shell
3 11 (4.45%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.81%) Perl
4 2 (0.81%) R
5 1 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 160 (64.78%) Cisco Certification
2 146 (59.11%) CCNP
3 57 (23.08%) CCNA
4 54 (21.86%) CCIE
5 31 (12.55%) Degree
6 17 (6.88%) JNCIP
7 15 (6.07%) CCDP
7 15 (6.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (5.26%) MCSE
9 11 (4.45%) CCDE
9 11 (4.45%) Security Cleared
10 9 (3.64%) SC Cleared
11 8 (3.24%) JNCIS
11 8 (3.24%) MCSA
12 6 (2.43%) SANS
12 6 (2.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (2.02%) GIAC
14 4 (1.62%) CCA
14 4 (1.62%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.07%) SLA
2 11 (4.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 8 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 8 (3.24%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.02%) QA
5 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.40%) GDPR
System Software
1 56 (22.67%) Active Directory
2 41 (16.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.48%) XenDesktop
4 14 (5.67%) Hyper-V
5 10 (4.05%) XenApp
6 9 (3.64%) Firmware
7 8 (3.24%) ProxySG
8 4 (1.62%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (1.62%) vSphere
9 3 (1.21%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (1.21%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.21%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.81%) iptables
10 2 (0.81%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.40%) Docker
11 1 (0.40%) vCloud
11 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (8.10%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (6.07%) FortiGate
2 15 (6.07%) Stealthwatch
3 12 (4.86%) Cisco Prime
4 11 (4.45%) SCCM
5 10 (4.05%) Microsoft Intune
6 8 (3.24%) Terraform
6 8 (3.24%) WhatsUp Gold
6 8 (3.24%) WSUS
7 5 (2.02%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.62%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (1.62%) SCOM
9 3 (1.21%) Ansible
9 3 (1.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (1.21%) Iperf
9 3 (1.21%) Kubernetes
9 3 (1.21%) MOM
9 3 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.21%) Puppet
10 2 (0.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 247 (100.00%) Cisco
2 124 (50.20%) Palo Alto
3 71 (28.74%) CheckPoint
4 59 (23.89%) Meraki
5 56 (22.67%) Microsoft
6 54 (21.86%) VMware
7 50 (20.24%) Juniper
8 40 (16.19%) F5
9 25 (10.12%) SolarWinds
10 24 (9.72%) Citrix
10 24 (9.72%) Fortinet
11 21 (8.50%) Blue Coat
12 18 (7.29%) Veeam
13 17 (6.88%) Dell
13 17 (6.88%) HP
14 16 (6.48%) Riverbed
15 13 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
15 13 (5.26%) Forcepoint
15 13 (5.26%) McAfee
16 10 (4.05%) EqualLogic