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

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 422 433 332
Rank change year-on-year +11 -101 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 440 498 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.65% 0.67% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 4.53% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 388 447 699
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,875 £73,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.85% +3.00% +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 9,212 11,004 12,200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.57% 14.78% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7,560 9,032 10,463
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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 October 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 October 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 -48 96 £65,000 +18.18% 21
West London +6 19 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East London -7 11 £52,500 -17.65% 6
North London +6 2 £68,750 +19.35% 3
South London -10 2 £48,250 +1.58%
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 440 (100.00%) Cisco
2 363 (82.50%) Firewall
3 320 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
4 276 (62.73%) CCNP
5 216 (49.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 196 (44.55%) VPN
7 186 (42.27%) WAN
8 184 (41.82%) F5
9 178 (40.45%) CheckPoint
10 166 (37.73%) BGP
11 158 (35.91%) OSPF
11 158 (35.91%) Palo Alto
12 155 (35.23%) LAN
13 146 (33.18%) Wireless
14 141 (32.05%) Network Security
15 136 (30.91%) CCNA
16 134 (30.45%) MPLS
17 122 (27.73%) SolarWinds
18 119 (27.05%) Juniper
19 117 (26.59%) CCIE
20 103 (23.41%) Data Centre
21 102 (23.18%) Microsoft
22 98 (22.27%) Cisco ISE
23 97 (22.05%) Finance
24 91 (20.68%) Cisco Firepower
25 88 (20.00%) VMware
26 86 (19.55%) VPLS
27 82 (18.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
28 77 (17.50%) Active Directory
29 74 (16.82%) Problem-Solving

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 7 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (1.59%) Skype for Business
2 6 (1.36%) Apache
2 6 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (1.36%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.14%) IIS
4 4 (0.91%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.91%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.45%) CMS
6 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (4.32%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 63 (14.32%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.09%) Office 365
4 12 (2.73%) G Suite
5 8 (1.82%) SaaS
6 4 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (0.91%) IaaS
7 3 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.45%) Azure Functions
8 2 (0.45%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.45%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.45%) PaaS
8 2 (0.45%) Serverless
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 363 (82.50%) Firewall
2 216 (49.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 196 (44.55%) VPN
4 186 (42.27%) WAN
5 166 (37.73%) BGP
6 158 (35.91%) OSPF
7 155 (35.23%) LAN
8 146 (33.18%) Wireless
9 141 (32.05%) Network Security
10 134 (30.45%) MPLS
11 98 (22.27%) Cisco ISE
12 91 (20.68%) Cisco Firepower
13 86 (19.55%) VPLS
14 82 (18.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 72 (16.36%) Cisco Wireless
16 65 (14.77%) Wi-Fi
17 64 (14.55%) IPsec
18 62 (14.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
19 59 (13.41%) NetScaler
20 58 (13.18%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (1.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.91%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.23%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 97 (22.05%) Finance
2 50 (11.36%) Banking
3 47 (10.68%) Retail
4 28 (6.36%) Telecoms
5 25 (5.68%) Advertising
6 4 (0.91%) Back Office
7 3 (0.68%) Billing
7 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.45%) Local Government
8 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.45%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.23%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 254 (57.73%) Network Engineer
2 82 (18.64%) Cisco Engineer
2 82 (18.64%) Security Engineer
3 74 (16.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 65 (14.77%) Network Security Engineer
5 61 (13.86%) Senior Network Engineer
6 39 (8.86%) Project Engineer
7 36 (8.18%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 31 (7.05%) Support Engineer
9 29 (6.59%) Consultant
9 29 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 25 (5.68%) Architect
10 25 (5.68%) Network Specialist
10 25 (5.68%) Security Specialist
11 24 (5.45%) Analyst
12 23 (5.23%) Network Security Specialist
12 23 (5.23%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 23 (5.23%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 18 (4.09%) Administrator
13 18 (4.09%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (10.68%) 802.1X
2 11 (2.50%) Web Services
3 10 (2.27%) XMPP
4 3 (0.68%) WSH
5 2 (0.45%) JSON
5 2 (0.45%) LDAP
5 2 (0.45%) SAML
6 1 (0.23%) CSS
6 1 (0.23%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.23%) HTML
6 1 (0.23%) HTML5
6 1 (0.23%) JMS
6 1 (0.23%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 103 (23.41%) Data Centre
2 37 (8.41%) Computer Science
3 34 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (6.36%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (3.18%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (2.95%) Clustering
6 13 (2.95%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 11 (2.50%) Replication
8 10 (2.27%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.05%) CMDB
9 9 (2.05%) Data Protection Act
10 8 (1.82%) DataPower
11 7 (1.59%) PKI
12 6 (1.36%) BBC
13 5 (1.14%) BYOD
13 5 (1.14%) CESG
14 4 (0.91%) Analytical Mindset
14 4 (0.91%) EMC VMAX
14 4 (0.91%) EMC VNX
14 4 (0.91%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 67 (15.23%) Windows
2 64 (14.55%) Linux
3 34 (7.73%) Windows Server
4 30 (6.82%) Unix
5 27 (6.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (5.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (4.55%) CentOS
8 19 (4.32%) Windows 10
9 14 (3.18%) Windows 7
10 12 (2.73%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.36%) Solaris
12 5 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.91%) AIX
14 3 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.45%) Debian
15 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (16.82%) Problem-Solving
2 69 (15.68%) Network Monitoring
3 67 (15.23%) Network Load Balancing
4 57 (12.95%) Network Management
5 43 (9.77%) ITIL
6 42 (9.55%) Load Balancing
7 38 (8.64%) Kalman Filter
8 37 (8.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 31 (7.05%) Web Filtering
10 30 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
11 29 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (5.91%) Time Management
13 23 (5.23%) Due Diligence
13 23 (5.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 22 (5.00%) DevOps
15 21 (4.77%) Root Cause Analysis
16 20 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
16 20 (4.55%) Network Design
16 20 (4.55%) SIEM
17 19 (4.32%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 23 (5.23%) SQL
2 19 (4.32%) PowerShell
2 19 (4.32%) Python
3 9 (2.05%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.14%) Shell Script
4 5 (1.14%) VB
5 3 (0.68%) Perl
5 3 (0.68%) VBScript
6 2 (0.45%) C
6 2 (0.45%) Tcl
7 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 320 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 276 (62.73%) CCNP
3 136 (30.91%) CCNA
4 117 (26.59%) CCIE
5 59 (13.41%) Degree
6 36 (8.18%) Computer Science Degree
7 23 (5.23%) CCSP
7 23 (5.23%) CISSP
8 21 (4.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 19 (4.32%) CCVP
10 15 (3.41%) Security Cleared
11 13 (2.95%) CCDP
11 13 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (2.73%) MCSE
13 11 (2.50%) CCIE Security
13 11 (2.50%) CCSA
14 9 (2.05%) CCSE
14 9 (2.05%) SC Cleared
15 8 (1.82%) CCA
15 8 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.14%) PCI DSS
2 23 (5.23%) SLA
3 11 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.14%) NIST 800
5 2 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 77 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 50 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.09%) VMware NSX
4 17 (3.86%) VMware Server
5 16 (3.64%) XenApp
5 16 (3.64%) XenDesktop
6 15 (3.41%) Hyper-V
7 11 (2.50%) ProxySG
8 9 (2.05%) vSphere
9 7 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.59%) XenServer
10 6 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (1.14%) NFS
12 3 (0.68%) Docker
12 3 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.68%) MetaFrame
12 3 (0.68%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.68%) VMFS
12 3 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 57 (12.95%) Cisco Prime
2 47 (10.68%) Nagios
3 29 (6.59%) FortiGate
4 22 (5.00%) Stealthwatch
4 22 (5.00%) Terraform
5 20 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
5 20 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
6 17 (3.86%) Backup Exec
7 15 (3.41%) Ansible
7 15 (3.41%) Cacti
8 13 (2.95%) Nessus
9 11 (2.50%) Puppet
10 8 (1.82%) SCOM
11 7 (1.59%) Cisco UCCX
12 6 (1.36%) TrustSec
13 5 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
13 5 (1.14%) vCenter Server
13 5 (1.14%) WSUS
14 3 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
14 3 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 440 (100.00%) Cisco
2 184 (41.82%) F5
3 178 (40.45%) CheckPoint
4 158 (35.91%) Palo Alto
5 122 (27.73%) SolarWinds
6 119 (27.05%) Juniper
7 102 (23.18%) Microsoft
8 88 (20.00%) VMware
9 72 (16.36%) Meraki
10 63 (14.32%) Citrix
11 59 (13.41%) HP
12 35 (7.95%) Fortinet
13 32 (7.27%) Zscaler
14 28 (6.36%) Blue Coat
15 25 (5.68%) Dell
16 24 (5.45%) Red Hat
17 23 (5.23%) Veeam
18 21 (4.77%) ServiceNow
19 20 (4.55%) Google
19 20 (4.55%) Infoblox