Period
to 20 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 403 258 287
Rank change year-on-year -145 +29 +41
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 53 37 248
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.45% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.17% 2.30% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 48 22 192
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £36,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -13.04%
75th Percentile £62,813 £57,500 £61,000
90th Percentile £68,625 £71,250 £72,450
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -6.54%

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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,445 1,606 4,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.12% 19.62% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,683 1,329 3,328
10th Percentile £25,750 £31,000 £25,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,750 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +14.13% -3.16%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in the South East

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco ASA in the South East.

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in the South East

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco ASA in the South East over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in the South East

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 September 2021. 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
Thames Valley -80 21 £52,500 -25.00% 2
Surrey -62 16 £55,000 +23.60% 5
Berkshire -61 15 £58,750 +6.82% 2
Hampshire -129 6 £45,000 -18.18% 1
West Sussex -23 4 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -49 3 £52,500 -38.24%
Oxfordshire - 3 £37,500 -
Kent -38 2 £55,000 -15.38%
Middlesex +10 1 £57,500 +4.55%
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 53 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (77.36%) Firewall
3 36 (67.92%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (54.72%) CCNP
4 29 (54.72%) CCNA
5 25 (47.17%) LAN
6 21 (39.62%) WAN
7 20 (37.74%) VPN
8 17 (32.08%) VMware
8 17 (32.08%) Data Centre
8 17 (32.08%) Social Skills
9 15 (28.30%) IPsec
9 15 (28.30%) Finance
10 14 (26.42%) ITIL
10 14 (26.42%) Palo Alto
10 14 (26.42%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (24.53%) F5
11 13 (24.53%) Azure
11 13 (24.53%) CheckPoint
12 12 (22.64%) OSPF
12 12 (22.64%) Wireless
12 12 (22.64%) SolarWinds
13 11 (20.75%) Network Security
13 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
13 11 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (18.87%) BGP
14 10 (18.87%) DNS
15 9 (16.98%) WLAN
15 9 (16.98%) Juniper
15 9 (16.98%) Wi-Fi

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (1.89%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.53%) Azure
2 7 (13.21%) AWS
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.89%) Azure Storage
4 1 (1.89%) GCP
4 1 (1.89%) IaaS
4 1 (1.89%) PaaS
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (77.36%) Firewall
2 25 (47.17%) LAN
3 21 (39.62%) WAN
4 20 (37.74%) VPN
5 15 (28.30%) IPsec
6 14 (26.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (22.64%) OSPF
7 12 (22.64%) Wireless
8 11 (20.75%) Network Security
9 10 (18.87%) BGP
9 10 (18.87%) DNS
10 9 (16.98%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (16.98%) WLAN
11 8 (15.09%) Internet
11 8 (15.09%) VLAN
12 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
13 6 (11.32%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (11.32%) DHCP
13 6 (11.32%) MPLS
13 6 (11.32%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (32.08%) Social Skills
2 15 (28.30%) Finance
3 6 (11.32%) Manufacturing
4 5 (9.43%) Electronics
4 5 (9.43%) Marketing
4 5 (9.43%) Public Sector
4 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
5 4 (7.55%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (5.66%) Banking
6 3 (5.66%) Military
7 1 (1.89%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (1.89%) Legal
7 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (81.13%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Architect
2 9 (16.98%) Network Architect
3 8 (15.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Project Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Network Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Wireless Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Cisco Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Cisco Network Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) LAN Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Network Support
7 2 (3.77%) Security Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.89%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.32%) PKI
3 3 (5.66%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.77%) DataPower
4 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.89%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) CentOS
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) ITIL
2 9 (16.98%) Incident Management
3 8 (15.09%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (11.32%) DNA
4 6 (11.32%) Presales
5 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.43%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
5 5 (9.43%) Project Delivery
5 5 (9.43%) Scrum
6 4 (7.55%) Change Management
6 4 (7.55%) High Availability
6 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.55%) Network Design
6 4 (7.55%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (7.55%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (7.55%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) C
2 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (67.92%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (54.72%) CCNA
2 29 (54.72%) CCNP
3 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
4 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.55%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.66%) CCIE
6 3 (5.66%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (3.77%) CCDP
7 2 (3.77%) Degree
7 2 (3.77%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.89%) CISSP
8 1 (1.89%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.89%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.89%) COBIT
3 1 (1.89%) GDPR
3 1 (1.89%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.77%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (3.77%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.77%) SCCM
3 1 (1.89%) Ansible
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.89%) QRadar
3 1 (1.89%) SCSM
3 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.89%) SmoothWall
3 1 (1.89%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (32.08%) VMware
3 14 (26.42%) Palo Alto
4 13 (24.53%) CheckPoint
4 13 (24.53%) F5
5 12 (22.64%) SolarWinds
6 9 (16.98%) Juniper
7 7 (13.21%) Meraki
8 6 (11.32%) Aruba
9 5 (9.43%) Citrix
9 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.43%) SAP
10 4 (7.55%) Siemens
11 3 (5.66%) Fortinet
11 3 (5.66%) IronPort
12 2 (3.77%) Brocade
12 2 (3.77%) HP
12 2 (3.77%) Riverbed
12 2 (3.77%) Splunk
12 2 (3.77%) WatchGuard