Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > London
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 415 356 320
Rank change year-on-year -59 -36 -18
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 476 619 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.69% 0.89% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.79% 5.62% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 393 558 793
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% +8.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,675 £38,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £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 9,938 11,016 12,804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.36% 15.78% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8,207 9,221 10,935
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,900 £29,750 £29,300
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,550
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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -44 153 £57,500 +17.95% 15
West London -2 22 £57,500 +53.33% 8
East London -12 6 £52,500 -8.70% 4
North London +1 5 £62,500 +8.50% 2
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 476 (100.00%) Cisco
2 377 (79.20%) Firewall
3 324 (68.07%) Cisco Certification
4 288 (60.50%) CCNP
5 224 (47.06%) VPN
6 216 (45.38%) WAN
7 205 (43.07%) Cisco Nexus
8 179 (37.61%) MPLS
9 164 (34.45%) Network Security
10 162 (34.03%) F5
11 160 (33.61%) CheckPoint
12 159 (33.40%) VMware
13 155 (32.56%) BGP
14 154 (32.35%) LAN
15 134 (28.15%) Juniper
16 133 (27.94%) OSPF
17 132 (27.73%) Cisco ISE
18 130 (27.31%) CCIE
19 127 (26.68%) Wireless
20 121 (25.42%) Citrix
21 120 (25.21%) DNS
22 117 (24.58%) SolarWinds
23 115 (24.16%) Linux
24 114 (23.95%) Palo Alto
25 113 (23.74%) Finance
26 110 (23.11%) Microsoft
27 108 (22.69%) VMware Infrastructure
28 106 (22.27%) CCNA
29 104 (21.85%) Active Directory
30 101 (21.22%) Windows

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 32 (6.72%) MS Exchange
2 29 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (2.52%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.52%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.47%) IIS
8 5 (1.05%) Apache
9 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.63%) nginx
11 2 (0.42%) Confluence
11 2 (0.42%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.42%) uWSGI
12 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (3.99%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.05%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (16.81%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (13.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (5.46%) Office 365
4 17 (3.57%) SaaS
5 9 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (1.89%) PaaS
6 8 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.47%) G Suite
7 7 (1.47%) IaaS
8 2 (0.42%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.42%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 2 (0.42%) Serverless
8 2 (0.42%) Twilio
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.21%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 377 (79.20%) Firewall
2 224 (47.06%) VPN
3 216 (45.38%) WAN
4 205 (43.07%) Cisco Nexus
5 179 (37.61%) MPLS
6 164 (34.45%) Network Security
7 155 (32.56%) BGP
8 154 (32.35%) LAN
9 133 (27.94%) OSPF
10 132 (27.73%) Cisco ISE
11 127 (26.68%) Wireless
12 120 (25.21%) DNS
13 101 (21.22%) Cisco Firepower
14 91 (19.12%) Cisco IOS
15 83 (17.44%) NetScaler
15 83 (17.44%) VPLS
16 79 (16.60%) TCP/IP
17 77 (16.18%) DHCP
18 75 (15.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 73 (15.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (2.94%) MySQL
4 13 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.42%) InfluxDB
6 2 (0.42%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 29 (6.09%) Sonatype Nexus
2 9 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.42%) JIRA
4 2 (0.42%) Subversion
5 1 (0.21%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
General
1 113 (23.74%) Finance
2 35 (7.35%) Banking
3 18 (3.78%) Advertising
4 16 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.15%) Retail
6 11 (2.31%) Games
7 8 (1.68%) Back Office
8 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.42%) German Language
9 2 (0.42%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.42%) Legal
9 2 (0.42%) Local Government
9 2 (0.42%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.21%) Billing
10 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 224 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 76 (15.97%) Cisco Engineer
3 73 (15.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 70 (14.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 54 (11.34%) Security Engineer
5 54 (11.34%) Security Specialist
6 53 (11.13%) Analyst
7 49 (10.29%) Network Security Specialist
8 48 (10.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 48 (10.08%) Network Specialist
9 45 (9.45%) Network Security Engineer
10 42 (8.82%) Network Analyst
11 34 (7.14%) Consultant
12 31 (6.51%) Project Engineer
12 31 (6.51%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
12 31 (6.51%) Senior Network Security Specialist
12 31 (6.51%) Senior Network Specialist
12 31 (6.51%) Senior Security Specialist
13 27 (5.67%) Security Consultant
14 26 (5.46%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (12.18%) 802.1X
2 16 (3.36%) WSH
3 11 (2.31%) JSON
3 11 (2.31%) Web Services
4 10 (2.10%) LDAP
4 10 (2.10%) XMPP
5 4 (0.84%) Apache Flex
6 2 (0.42%) Ajax
6 2 (0.42%) Django
6 2 (0.42%) FreeSWITCH
6 2 (0.42%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (0.42%) PHP-FPM
6 2 (0.42%) REST
6 2 (0.42%) SAML
6 2 (0.42%) SOAP
6 2 (0.42%) WSGI
6 2 (0.42%) XML
7 1 (0.21%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.21%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 88 (18.49%) Data Centre
2 40 (8.40%) Computer Science
3 33 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (5.25%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (3.36%) Blackberry
6 14 (2.94%) BBC
7 12 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (2.31%) Clustering
8 11 (2.31%) Hedge funds
9 10 (2.10%) DataPower
9 10 (2.10%) Replication
9 10 (2.10%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 7 (1.47%) Equities
10 7 (1.47%) Fixed Income
10 7 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
10 7 (1.47%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.05%) PKI
12 4 (0.84%) Analytical Mindset
12 4 (0.84%) CMDB
13 3 (0.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 115 (24.16%) Linux
2 101 (21.22%) Windows
3 50 (10.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (10.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (9.45%) Windows Server
6 30 (6.30%) CentOS
7 27 (5.67%) Unix
8 23 (4.83%) Solaris
9 19 (3.99%) Ubuntu
10 12 (2.52%) Windows 10
11 11 (2.31%) Windows 7
11 11 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (1.68%) Debian
13 7 (1.47%) AIX
14 6 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.84%) Kali Linux
16 3 (0.63%) Check Point GAiA
16 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (14.08%) Network Monitoring
1 67 (14.08%) Problem-Solving
2 57 (11.97%) Load Balancing
3 49 (10.29%) Network Management
4 37 (7.77%) DevOps
5 32 (6.72%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 32 (6.72%) Network Architecture
5 32 (6.72%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 31 (6.51%) Capacity Planning
6 31 (6.51%) ITIL
6 31 (6.51%) Network Load Balancing
7 27 (5.67%) Presales
8 22 (4.62%) Analytics
8 22 (4.62%) Change Management
8 22 (4.62%) Kalman Filter
8 22 (4.62%) SIEM
9 21 (4.41%) Network Design
9 21 (4.41%) Time Management
10 20 (4.20%) Investment Management
11 17 (3.57%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 59 (12.39%) PowerShell
2 51 (10.71%) Python
3 30 (6.30%) SQL
4 18 (3.78%) VB
5 13 (2.73%) Perl
6 7 (1.47%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.26%) PHP
7 6 (1.26%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.05%) VBScript
9 4 (0.84%) Ruby
10 3 (0.63%) C
11 2 (0.42%) C#
11 2 (0.42%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 324 (68.07%) Cisco Certification
2 288 (60.50%) CCNP
3 130 (27.31%) CCIE
4 106 (22.27%) CCNA
5 71 (14.92%) Degree
6 37 (7.77%) Computer Science Degree
7 29 (6.09%) CCSP
7 29 (6.09%) CISSP
8 20 (4.20%) CCSE
9 16 (3.36%) CCVP
9 16 (3.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (3.15%) CLAS
11 13 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (2.52%) Citrix Certification
12 12 (2.52%) MCSA
12 12 (2.52%) Security Cleared
13 11 (2.31%) CCA
13 11 (2.31%) CCSA
13 11 (2.31%) GIAC
13 11 (2.31%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.73%) SLA
2 7 (1.47%) PCI DSS
2 7 (1.47%) PMO
3 5 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.42%) QA
5 1 (0.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 108 (22.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (21.85%) Active Directory
3 56 (11.76%) XenApp
4 46 (9.66%) XenDesktop
5 38 (7.98%) Hyper-V
6 31 (6.51%) XenServer
7 22 (4.62%) vSphere
8 18 (3.78%) VMware NSX
9 15 (3.15%) VMware Server
10 14 (2.94%) MetaFrame
11 7 (1.47%) Forefront TMG
11 7 (1.47%) Squid
11 7 (1.47%) Terminal Services
11 7 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (1.26%) NFS
13 4 (0.84%) Docker
13 4 (0.84%) pfSense
13 4 (0.84%) Snort
13 4 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 40 (8.40%) Nagios
2 39 (8.19%) Terraform
3 36 (7.56%) Puppet
4 34 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
4 34 (7.14%) FortiGate
5 29 (6.09%) Cisco CUCM
6 26 (5.46%) Cacti
7 23 (4.83%) Backup Exec
8 20 (4.20%) Ansible
9 16 (3.36%) Norton AntiVirus
9 16 (3.36%) SolarWinds Orion
9 16 (3.36%) TrustSec
10 15 (3.15%) Stealthwatch
11 14 (2.94%) SCOM
12 11 (2.31%) Cisco UCCX
13 10 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
14 7 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
14 7 (1.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 7 (1.47%) MOM
14 7 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 476 (100.00%) Cisco
2 162 (34.03%) F5
3 160 (33.61%) CheckPoint
4 159 (33.40%) VMware
5 134 (28.15%) Juniper
6 121 (25.42%) Citrix
7 117 (24.58%) SolarWinds
8 114 (23.95%) Palo Alto
9 110 (23.11%) Microsoft
10 71 (14.92%) HP
11 56 (11.76%) Meraki
12 45 (9.45%) Blue Coat
12 45 (9.45%) Infoblox
13 39 (8.19%) Imperva
14 32 (6.72%) NetApp
15 31 (6.51%) Google
16 30 (6.30%) EMC
17 27 (5.67%) Fortinet
18 26 (5.46%) Dell
18 26 (5.46%) Riverbed