Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 102 138
Rank change year-on-year -32 +36 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 11 64 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.56% 2.50% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 12.43% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 46 33
Reading median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £47,000 £41,250 £26,350
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £74,000
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +19.05% -4.55% -

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 408 515 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 20.71% 20.16% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 317 374 593
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £27,600
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £74,750
Berkshire median annual salary £48,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.22% -10.00% -

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Reading

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in Reading

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Reading over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Reading region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) Palo Alto
4 6 (54.55%) Sourcefire
4 6 (54.55%) IronPort
4 6 (54.55%) Blue Coat
4 6 (54.55%) IBM
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) McAfee
5 5 (45.45%) CCNA
6 4 (36.36%) Forcepoint
6 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
6 4 (36.36%) SLA
6 4 (36.36%) RHCE
6 4 (36.36%) Juniper
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (36.36%) Network Security
6 4 (36.36%) Trend Micro
6 4 (36.36%) Snort
6 4 (36.36%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (36.36%) IntruShield
6 4 (36.36%) FireEye
6 4 (36.36%) Proventia
6 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
6 4 (36.36%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (36.36%) F5
6 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (36.36%) Coaching

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Sourcefire
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (36.36%) IntruShield
3 4 (36.36%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
4 2 (18.18%) BGP
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
4 2 (18.18%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) FTP
5 1 (9.09%) HTTP
5 1 (9.09%) IGRP
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) SMTP
5 1 (9.09%) SNMP
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Security Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) SOC Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Network Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Solaris
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Coaching
1 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) SIEM
3 2 (18.18%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Presales
3 2 (18.18%) Threat Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) Communications Security
4 1 (9.09%) DoDAF
4 1 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
4 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) SABSA
4 1 (9.09%) Threat Management
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) RHCE
4 1 (9.09%) CCIE
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) CCSA
4 1 (9.09%) CCSE
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) COBIT
2 1 (9.09%) GDPR
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Snort
2 2 (18.18%) ProxySG
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Proventia
2 3 (27.27%) QRadar
3 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
3 7 (63.64%) Palo Alto
4 6 (54.55%) Blue Coat
4 6 (54.55%) IBM
4 6 (54.55%) IronPort
4 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) McAfee
6 4 (36.36%) F5
6 4 (36.36%) FireEye
6 4 (36.36%) Forcepoint
6 4 (36.36%) Juniper
6 4 (36.36%) Trend Micro
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 2 (18.18%) CyberArk
8 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
8 2 (18.18%) SAP
8 2 (18.18%) VMware
8 2 (18.18%) Zscaler
9 1 (9.09%) Google