Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 460 450 350
Rank change year-on-year -10 -100 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 365 440 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.55% 0.59% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.16% 4.20% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 322 389 605
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -3.06%

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 8,775 10,481 11,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.30% 14.17% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7,120 8,652 9,931
London median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% - +8.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,000 £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 15 December 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 15 December 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 -9 74 £60,000 +4.35% 12
West London +18 23 £55,000 +10.00% 3
East London +15 10 £53,000 +12.77% 5
South London +1 4 £59,500 +13.33% 1
North London +16 1 £59,000 +18.00%
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 365 (100.00%) Cisco
2 293 (80.27%) Firewall
3 248 (67.95%) Cisco Certification
4 203 (55.62%) CheckPoint
5 201 (55.07%) CCNP
6 168 (46.03%) F5
7 166 (45.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 154 (42.19%) WAN
9 149 (40.82%) Palo Alto
10 139 (38.08%) VPN
11 135 (36.99%) Network Security
12 131 (35.89%) BGP
13 125 (34.25%) LAN
14 119 (32.60%) OSPF
15 109 (29.86%) Microsoft
16 105 (28.77%) CCNA
17 104 (28.49%) Wireless
18 103 (28.22%) Juniper
19 94 (25.75%) CCIE
20 93 (25.48%) MPLS
21 86 (23.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
22 84 (23.01%) Active Directory
22 84 (23.01%) Finance
23 79 (21.64%) Data Centre
23 79 (21.64%) Problem-Solving
24 71 (19.45%) SolarWinds
25 68 (18.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
25 68 (18.63%) Windows
26 66 (18.08%) Cisco Firepower
27 63 (17.26%) VMware

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 11 (3.01%) Apache
2 9 (2.47%) IIS
2 9 (2.47%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.47%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.64%) CMS
4 5 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (3.84%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (9.32%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (4.93%) Office 365
4 13 (3.56%) G Suite
5 11 (3.01%) PaaS
6 10 (2.74%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (2.47%) IaaS
8 5 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.37%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.82%) SaaS
10 2 (0.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 293 (80.27%) Firewall
2 166 (45.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 154 (42.19%) WAN
4 139 (38.08%) VPN
5 135 (36.99%) Network Security
6 131 (35.89%) BGP
7 125 (34.25%) LAN
8 119 (32.60%) OSPF
9 104 (28.49%) Wireless
10 93 (25.48%) MPLS
11 86 (23.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 68 (18.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 66 (18.08%) Cisco Firepower
14 62 (16.99%) VPLS
15 59 (16.16%) Cisco ISE
16 53 (14.52%) SNMP
17 49 (13.42%) DNS
18 47 (12.88%) Cisco IOS
19 42 (11.51%) VoIP
20 41 (11.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.19%) Azure SQL Database
2 8 (2.19%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (3.01%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.27%) Hudson
3 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 84 (23.01%) Finance
2 55 (15.07%) Retail
3 44 (12.05%) Banking
4 27 (7.40%) Telecoms
5 22 (6.03%) Advertising
6 4 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.82%) Legal
8 2 (0.55%) Billing
9 1 (0.27%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
9 1 (0.27%) Marketing
9 1 (0.27%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 194 (53.15%) Network Engineer
2 76 (20.82%) Security Engineer
3 62 (16.99%) Network Security Engineer
4 48 (13.15%) Senior Network Engineer
5 46 (12.60%) Cisco Engineer
6 41 (11.23%) Consultant
7 38 (10.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 35 (9.59%) Architect
9 34 (9.32%) Support Engineer
10 27 (7.40%) Security Consultant
11 26 (7.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 24 (6.58%) Network Consultant
13 21 (5.75%) Analyst
13 21 (5.75%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 19 (5.21%) Network Security Consultant
14 19 (5.21%) Project Engineer
15 18 (4.93%) Cisco Consultant
15 18 (4.93%) Senior Network Security Engineer
15 18 (4.93%) Senior Security Engineer
16 16 (4.38%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (10.96%) 802.1X
2 11 (3.01%) XMPP
3 9 (2.47%) JSON
4 8 (2.19%) Web Services
5 1 (0.27%) CSS
5 1 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.27%) HTML
5 1 (0.27%) HTML5
5 1 (0.27%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.27%) XML
5 1 (0.27%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 79 (21.64%) Data Centre
2 41 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (8.49%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (4.11%) Clustering
5 13 (3.56%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (3.01%) Replication
7 10 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.74%) PKI
8 9 (2.47%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.92%) CMDB
10 5 (1.37%) BYOD
10 5 (1.37%) CESG
10 5 (1.37%) Derivative
10 5 (1.37%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 4 (1.10%) EMC VMAX
11 4 (1.10%) EMC VNX
11 4 (1.10%) Fintech
11 4 (1.10%) NHS
11 4 (1.10%) User Experience
12 3 (0.82%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 68 (18.63%) Windows
2 41 (11.23%) Unix
3 40 (10.96%) Linux
4 33 (9.04%) Windows Server
5 29 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (7.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (5.21%) Windows 10
7 13 (3.56%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.47%) CentOS
9 5 (1.37%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.10%) AIX
10 4 (1.10%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.82%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.27%) Debian
13 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.27%) Solaris
13 1 (0.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (21.64%) Problem-Solving
2 52 (14.25%) Network Monitoring
3 47 (12.88%) Network Load Balancing
4 41 (11.23%) ITIL
5 40 (10.96%) Kalman Filter
6 36 (9.86%) Time Management
7 35 (9.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 35 (9.59%) Web Filtering
8 34 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 32 (8.77%) Computer Science
10 30 (8.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 28 (7.67%) Due Diligence
11 28 (7.67%) Network Management
12 27 (7.40%) Root Cause Analysis
13 24 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
14 23 (6.30%) Load Balancing
15 22 (6.03%) High Availability
16 17 (4.66%) Presales
16 17 (4.66%) Service Management
17 16 (4.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (7.95%) SQL
2 19 (5.21%) Python
3 15 (4.11%) Bash Shell
4 13 (3.56%) PowerShell
5 9 (2.47%) Perl
6 2 (0.55%) Tcl
7 1 (0.27%) C
7 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 248 (67.95%) Cisco Certification
2 201 (55.07%) CCNP
3 105 (28.77%) CCNA
4 94 (25.75%) CCIE
5 47 (12.88%) Degree
6 31 (8.49%) Computer Science Degree
7 19 (5.21%) CCIE Security
7 19 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (4.93%) MCSE
9 17 (4.66%) CCDP
10 16 (4.38%) CISSP
11 12 (3.29%) Security Cleared
12 9 (2.47%) SC Cleared
12 9 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (2.19%) CCSA
13 8 (2.19%) CCVP
14 7 (1.92%) CCSP
14 7 (1.92%) MCSA
15 6 (1.64%) MCITP
16 5 (1.37%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.22%) PCI DSS
2 21 (5.75%) SLA
3 11 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.37%) NIST 800
5 2 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 84 (23.01%) Active Directory
2 29 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.56%) Hyper-V
3 13 (3.56%) ProxySG
4 10 (2.74%) XenApp
5 9 (2.47%) NFS
5 9 (2.47%) VMware NSX
5 9 (2.47%) XenDesktop
6 7 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.92%) VMware Server
7 6 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.37%) VMFS
9 3 (0.82%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.82%) vSphere
10 2 (0.55%) Firmware
10 2 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.27%) Docker
11 1 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 37 (10.14%) Cisco Prime
2 31 (8.49%) Nagios
3 30 (8.22%) FortiGate
4 21 (5.75%) Cisco CUCM
5 18 (4.93%) Backup Exec
6 16 (4.38%) Nessus
7 13 (3.56%) Stealthwatch
8 8 (2.19%) Failover Clustering
9 7 (1.92%) Ansible
9 7 (1.92%) SolarWinds Orion
9 7 (1.92%) vCenter Server
10 6 (1.64%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (1.10%) Cacti
11 4 (1.10%) Terraform
11 4 (1.10%) WSUS
12 3 (0.82%) QRadar
12 3 (0.82%) SCCM
12 3 (0.82%) TrustSec
13 2 (0.55%) OfficeScan
13 2 (0.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 365 (100.00%) Cisco
2 203 (55.62%) CheckPoint
3 168 (46.03%) F5
4 149 (40.82%) Palo Alto
5 109 (29.86%) Microsoft
6 103 (28.22%) Juniper
7 71 (19.45%) SolarWinds
8 63 (17.26%) VMware
9 55 (15.07%) Meraki
10 53 (14.52%) HP
11 37 (10.14%) Fortinet
12 32 (8.77%) Dell
13 28 (7.67%) Zscaler
14 25 (6.85%) Citrix
15 23 (6.30%) Veeam
16 21 (5.75%) Blue Coat
17 17 (4.66%) Arista
17 17 (4.66%) EMC
17 17 (4.66%) Red Hat
18 14 (3.84%) NetApp