Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 411 416 319
Rank change year-on-year +5 -97 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 489 540 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.70% 0.73% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 4.85% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 413 482 798
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +6.80%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £38,250
90th Percentile £78,500 £72,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 9,788 11,134 12,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.05% 15.08% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7,985 9,161 10,843
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 2018. 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 -24 140 £60,000 +20.00% 11
West London +17 20 £62,500 +31.58% 6
East London -11 8 £52,500 -8.70% 2
North London +3 3 £62,500 +8.50% 1
South London -23 2 £48,250 +7.22% 2
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 London region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 489 (100.00%) Cisco
2 398 (81.39%) Firewall
3 341 (69.73%) Cisco Certification
4 301 (61.55%) CCNP
5 233 (47.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 226 (46.22%) WAN
7 213 (43.56%) VPN
8 197 (40.29%) F5
9 175 (35.79%) CheckPoint
10 169 (34.56%) MPLS
11 168 (34.36%) BGP
12 166 (33.95%) LAN
13 160 (32.72%) Wireless
14 157 (32.11%) OSPF
15 155 (31.70%) Network Security
16 138 (28.22%) SolarWinds
17 137 (28.02%) CCNA
18 136 (27.81%) CCIE
18 136 (27.81%) Palo Alto
19 128 (26.18%) VMware
20 121 (24.74%) Cisco ISE
21 115 (23.52%) Microsoft
22 114 (23.31%) Juniper
22 114 (23.31%) Data Centre
23 104 (21.27%) Cisco Firepower
23 104 (21.27%) Finance
24 101 (20.65%) Citrix
24 101 (20.65%) VPLS
25 93 (19.02%) Linux
26 90 (18.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

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 19 (3.89%) MS Exchange
2 17 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (2.45%) Skype for Business
5 10 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.02%) Apache
7 5 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.02%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.82%) IIS
8 4 (0.82%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.20%) nginx
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.02%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 75 (15.34%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (11.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.68%) Office 365
4 11 (2.25%) SaaS
5 9 (1.84%) G Suite
6 7 (1.43%) IaaS
7 5 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.61%) PaaS
9 2 (0.41%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.41%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.41%) Serverless
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.20%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 398 (81.39%) Firewall
2 233 (47.65%) Cisco Nexus
3 226 (46.22%) WAN
4 213 (43.56%) VPN
5 169 (34.56%) MPLS
6 168 (34.36%) BGP
7 166 (33.95%) LAN
8 160 (32.72%) Wireless
9 157 (32.11%) OSPF
10 155 (31.70%) Network Security
11 121 (24.74%) Cisco ISE
12 104 (21.27%) Cisco Firepower
13 101 (20.65%) VPLS
14 90 (18.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 80 (16.36%) NetScaler
16 77 (15.75%) DNS
17 76 (15.54%) Cisco Wireless
18 72 (14.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
19 68 (13.91%) Cisco IOS
20 67 (13.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.54%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.20%) MySQL
5 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (3.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (1.02%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.20%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 104 (21.27%) Finance
2 42 (8.59%) Banking
3 37 (7.57%) Retail
4 23 (4.70%) Advertising
5 19 (3.89%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.84%) Back Office
7 3 (0.61%) Billing
7 3 (0.61%) Games
7 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.41%) German Language
8 2 (0.41%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.41%) Local Government
8 2 (0.41%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 259 (52.97%) Network Engineer
2 90 (18.40%) Cisco Engineer
3 86 (17.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 74 (15.13%) Security Engineer
5 72 (14.72%) Senior Network Engineer
6 57 (11.66%) Network Security Engineer
7 45 (9.20%) Project Engineer
8 42 (8.59%) Security Specialist
9 41 (8.38%) Analyst
9 41 (8.38%) Network Specialist
10 39 (7.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 37 (7.57%) Network Security Specialist
12 33 (6.75%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 32 (6.54%) Network Analyst
14 30 (6.13%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 30 (6.13%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
15 26 (5.32%) Architect
15 26 (5.32%) Consultant
16 23 (4.70%) Senior Security Specialist
16 23 (4.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (10.43%) 802.1X
2 11 (2.25%) Web Services
3 10 (2.04%) WSH
3 10 (2.04%) XMPP
4 9 (1.84%) JSON
5 4 (0.82%) Apache Flex
6 3 (0.61%) LDAP
7 2 (0.41%) SAML
8 1 (0.20%) CSS
8 1 (0.20%) HTML
8 1 (0.20%) HTML5
8 1 (0.20%) JMS
8 1 (0.20%) Kafka
8 1 (0.20%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.20%) Node.js
8 1 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.20%) XML
8 1 (0.20%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 114 (23.31%) Data Centre
2 41 (8.38%) Computer Science
3 29 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (5.73%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (2.86%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 13 (2.66%) Video Conferencing
7 12 (2.45%) BBC
7 12 (2.45%) Clustering
8 10 (2.04%) Blackberry
8 10 (2.04%) DataPower
9 9 (1.84%) Data Protection Act
10 8 (1.64%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.43%) CMDB
11 7 (1.43%) Equities
11 7 (1.43%) Fixed Income
11 7 (1.43%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.02%) Replication
13 4 (0.82%) Analytical Mindset
14 3 (0.61%) EMC VMAX
14 3 (0.61%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 93 (19.02%) Linux
2 78 (15.95%) Windows
3 40 (8.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (7.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (7.36%) Unix
5 36 (7.36%) Windows Server
6 22 (4.50%) CentOS
7 18 (3.68%) Solaris
8 16 (3.27%) Ubuntu
8 16 (3.27%) Windows 10
9 13 (2.66%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.43%) AIX
11 6 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.61%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.41%) Debian
13 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (16.77%) Network Monitoring
2 72 (14.72%) Network Load Balancing
2 72 (14.72%) Problem-Solving
3 67 (13.70%) Network Management
4 52 (10.63%) Load Balancing
5 47 (9.61%) ITIL
6 42 (8.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 42 (8.59%) Kalman Filter
7 37 (7.57%) Capacity Planning
8 36 (7.36%) DevOps
9 29 (5.93%) Web Filtering
10 26 (5.32%) Network Architecture
10 26 (5.32%) Presales
11 24 (4.91%) Continuous Improvement
11 24 (4.91%) Time Management
12 23 (4.70%) SIEM
13 22 (4.50%) Due Diligence
13 22 (4.50%) Network Design
13 22 (4.50%) Server Virtualisation
14 20 (4.09%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (7.77%) PowerShell
1 38 (7.77%) Python
2 30 (6.13%) SQL
3 12 (2.45%) VB
4 10 (2.04%) Perl
5 7 (1.43%) Bash Shell
6 6 (1.23%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.82%) PHP
8 3 (0.61%) VBScript
9 2 (0.41%) C
9 2 (0.41%) Ruby
10 1 (0.20%) Java
10 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 341 (69.73%) Cisco Certification
2 301 (61.55%) CCNP
3 137 (28.02%) CCNA
4 136 (27.81%) CCIE
5 72 (14.72%) Degree
6 45 (9.20%) Computer Science Degree
7 30 (6.13%) CCSP
8 26 (5.32%) CISSP
9 20 (4.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (3.68%) CCVP
11 15 (3.07%) CCSE
12 14 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (2.66%) MCSE
14 11 (2.25%) CLAS
15 10 (2.04%) CCA
15 10 (2.04%) CCDP
15 10 (2.04%) CCIE Security
15 10 (2.04%) CCSA
15 10 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
15 10 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.91%) PCI DSS
2 20 (4.09%) SLA
3 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.41%) QA
5 1 (0.20%) GDPR
5 1 (0.20%) NIST 800
System Software
1 88 (18.00%) Active Directory
2 84 (17.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (7.16%) XenApp
4 28 (5.73%) XenDesktop
5 27 (5.52%) Hyper-V
6 22 (4.50%) VMware Server
7 21 (4.29%) XenServer
8 17 (3.48%) VMware NSX
9 13 (2.66%) vSphere
10 10 (2.04%) MetaFrame
11 8 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
11 8 (1.64%) Terminal Services
11 8 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (1.23%) NFS
13 5 (1.02%) ProxySG
13 5 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.82%) Docker
14 4 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
15 2 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
16 1 (0.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 59 (12.07%) Cisco Prime
2 50 (10.22%) Nagios
3 32 (6.54%) Terraform
4 30 (6.13%) FortiGate
5 23 (4.70%) Stealthwatch
6 22 (4.50%) Cisco CUCM
7 19 (3.89%) Ansible
7 19 (3.89%) Backup Exec
7 19 (3.89%) Cacti
7 19 (3.89%) Puppet
8 18 (3.68%) SolarWinds Orion
9 13 (2.66%) SCOM
10 11 (2.25%) Cisco UCCX
11 10 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
12 8 (1.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 8 (1.64%) MOM
12 8 (1.64%) WSUS
13 7 (1.43%) TrustSec
14 5 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
15 4 (0.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 489 (100.00%) Cisco
2 197 (40.29%) F5
3 175 (35.79%) CheckPoint
4 138 (28.22%) SolarWinds
5 136 (27.81%) Palo Alto
6 128 (26.18%) VMware
7 115 (23.52%) Microsoft
8 114 (23.31%) Juniper
9 101 (20.65%) Citrix
10 66 (13.50%) Meraki
11 63 (12.88%) HP
12 35 (7.16%) Blue Coat
13 32 (6.54%) Infoblox
13 32 (6.54%) Zscaler
14 30 (6.13%) EMC
15 29 (5.93%) Dell
16 26 (5.32%) NetApp
16 26 (5.32%) Red Hat
17 25 (5.11%) Imperva
18 23 (4.70%) Riverbed