The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 156 148
Rank change year-on-year +26 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 19 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.72% 0.25% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.51% 2.25% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 19
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% -9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £43,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,800 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

Cisco ASA is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 292 311 397
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.03% 10.97% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 199 178 264
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Scotland

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in Scotland

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in Scotland

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 10 £60,000 +37.14% 2
Glasgow +21 8 £65,000 +39.78% 2
South Lanarkshire - 1 £33,000 -
Cisco ASA
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 17 (62.96%) Firewall
4 16 (59.26%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (51.85%) F5
6 12 (44.44%) BGP
6 12 (44.44%) Network Security
7 11 (40.74%) Fortinet
8 10 (37.04%) Blue Coat
8 10 (37.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (37.04%) CCNP
9 9 (33.33%) CCIE
10 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
11 6 (22.22%) OSPF
11 6 (22.22%) Juniper
11 6 (22.22%) C
11 6 (22.22%) WAN
12 5 (18.52%) Software-Defined Networking
12 5 (18.52%) LAN
12 5 (18.52%) Linux
12 5 (18.52%) DNS
12 5 (18.52%) MPLS
13 4 (14.81%) VPN
13 4 (14.81%) ITIL
13 4 (14.81%) Windows
13 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
13 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
13 4 (14.81%) Retail
13 4 (14.81%) Network Design
14 3 (11.11%) VLAN

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Firewall
2 12 (44.44%) BGP
2 12 (44.44%) Network Security
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (22.22%) OSPF
4 6 (22.22%) WAN
5 5 (18.52%) DNS
5 5 (18.52%) LAN
5 5 (18.52%) MPLS
5 5 (18.52%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (14.81%) VPN
7 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
7 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications
7 3 (11.11%) VLAN
8 2 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (7.41%) DHCP
8 2 (7.41%) SAN
8 2 (7.41%) SSL
8 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Network Specialist
2 6 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Security Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Security Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Design Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Design Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Information Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.41%) CentOS
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Debian
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL
1 4 (14.81%) Network Design
2 3 (11.11%) Information Security
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.41%) Time Management
3 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Coaching
4 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (37.04%) CCNP
3 9 (33.33%) CCIE
4 2 (7.41%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.70%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) CCSE
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 14 (51.85%) F5
4 11 (40.74%) Fortinet
5 10 (37.04%) Blue Coat
6 6 (22.22%) Juniper
7 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
8 3 (11.11%) Avaya
9 2 (7.41%) IBM
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
10 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + on call allowance & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, overtime
Posted: 25 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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