Period
to 20 April 2018

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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 287 189 216
Rank change year-on-year -98 +27 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 302 541 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.95% 1.78% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.60% 8.89% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 213 465 549
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +15.38%
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,600 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £53,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.63% -5.00% +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 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 5,397 6,085 8,257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.03% 20.08% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4,146 4,915 6,959
South East median annual salary £42,714 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.50% -1.16% +2.38%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,375 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +4.65%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in the South East over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

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 April 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
Thames Valley -40 158 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Berkshire -13 122 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Surrey -86 54 £53,500 +18.89% 4
Hampshire -31 46 £57,500 +43.75% 4
Buckinghamshire +18 30 £39,584 +4.17% 4
Kent +20 19 £49,000 -8.84%
East Sussex -74 9 £36,000 -11.66%
West Sussex +6 6 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Oxfordshire -58 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Middlesex - 5 £65,000 -
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
Home Counties - 2 £62,500 -
Cisco ASA
England

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

1 302 (100.00%) Cisco
2 230 (76.16%) Firewall
3 199 (65.89%) Cisco Certification
4 156 (51.66%) CCNP
5 145 (48.01%) WAN
6 140 (46.36%) Juniper
7 136 (45.03%) CheckPoint
8 124 (41.06%) VPN
9 118 (39.07%) F5
10 116 (38.41%) Data Centre
11 102 (33.77%) LAN
11 102 (33.77%) ITIL
12 101 (33.44%) Palo Alto
13 97 (32.12%) Network Security
14 89 (29.47%) CCNA
14 89 (29.47%) MPLS
15 81 (26.82%) OSPF
16 78 (25.83%) DNS
17 69 (22.85%) BGP
17 69 (22.85%) Cisco Nexus
18 66 (21.85%) Load Balancing
19 64 (21.19%) VLAN
20 63 (20.86%) SSL
21 60 (19.87%) TCP/IP
21 60 (19.87%) VMware
22 56 (18.54%) IPsec
23 54 (17.88%) Wireless
24 53 (17.55%) Security Cleared
25 52 (17.22%) Network Design
26 50 (16.56%) Ethernet

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 28 (9.27%) IIS
2 12 (3.97%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.64%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.66%) Apache
5 2 (0.66%) Confluence
5 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (5.30%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (4.97%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 38 (12.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.64%) Office 365
4 9 (2.98%) Akamai
5 6 (1.99%) SaaS
6 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 230 (76.16%) Firewall
2 145 (48.01%) WAN
3 124 (41.06%) VPN
4 102 (33.77%) LAN
5 97 (32.12%) Network Security
6 89 (29.47%) MPLS
7 81 (26.82%) OSPF
8 78 (25.83%) DNS
9 69 (22.85%) BGP
9 69 (22.85%) Cisco Nexus
10 64 (21.19%) VLAN
11 63 (20.86%) SSL
12 60 (19.87%) TCP/IP
13 56 (18.54%) IPsec
14 54 (17.88%) Wireless
15 50 (16.56%) Ethernet
16 44 (14.57%) Cisco Firepower
17 40 (13.25%) WLAN
18 39 (12.91%) DHCP
19 35 (11.59%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.66%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.66%) JIRA
2 2 (0.66%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.66%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (5.30%) Finance
2 11 (3.64%) Retail
3 6 (1.99%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.66%) Billing
4 5 (1.66%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.32%) Electronics
5 4 (1.32%) Marketing
6 3 (0.99%) Digital Economy
7 2 (0.66%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 145 (48.01%) Network Engineer
2 43 (14.24%) Architect
2 43 (14.24%) Senior Network Engineer
3 38 (12.58%) Cisco Engineer
4 34 (11.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 28 (9.27%) Security Engineer
6 27 (8.94%) Consultant
7 25 (8.28%) Network Security Engineer
8 24 (7.95%) Analyst
9 23 (7.62%) Solutions Architect
9 23 (7.62%) WAN Engineer
10 21 (6.95%) Network Architect
10 21 (6.95%) Network Support
11 20 (6.62%) LAN Engineer
11 20 (6.62%) Security Architect
11 20 (6.62%) Security Solutions Architect
12 19 (6.29%) Network Analyst
13 18 (5.96%) Cisco Support
14 17 (5.63%) Network Consultant
15 16 (5.30%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.98%) CSS
2 4 (1.32%) SAP CAF
3 3 (0.99%) LDAP
3 3 (0.99%) POSIX
4 2 (0.66%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 116 (38.41%) Data Centre
2 24 (7.95%) Clustering
3 20 (6.62%) Cyberthreat
3 20 (6.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 13 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.31%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.31%) Public Cloud
6 9 (2.98%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.66%) FlexPod
8 5 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.99%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.99%) Replication
11 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.66%) NHS
11 2 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.33%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 35 (11.59%) Windows
2 27 (8.94%) Windows Server
3 25 (8.28%) Linux
4 3 (0.99%) Debian
4 3 (0.99%) Ubuntu
4 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.66%) CentOS
5 2 (0.66%) Kali Linux
5 2 (0.66%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.66%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.66%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (33.77%) ITIL
2 66 (21.85%) Load Balancing
3 52 (17.22%) Network Design
4 45 (14.90%) SIEM
5 39 (12.91%) Presales
6 33 (10.93%) Incident Management
6 33 (10.93%) ITIL V3
7 31 (10.26%) Change Management
7 31 (10.26%) Network Virtualisation
8 27 (8.94%) Migration
9 24 (7.95%) Network Monitoring
9 24 (7.95%) Penetration Testing
10 23 (7.62%) E-Commerce
11 21 (6.95%) Vulnerability Management
12 20 (6.62%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 20 (6.62%) Network Management
12 20 (6.62%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (6.62%) Software Optimisation
13 18 (5.96%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (4.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (3.97%) PowerShell
2 6 (1.99%) C
3 5 (1.66%) SQL
4 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.66%) Python
6 1 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 199 (65.89%) Cisco Certification
2 156 (51.66%) CCNP
3 89 (29.47%) CCNA
4 53 (17.55%) Security Cleared
5 40 (13.25%) CCIE
6 33 (10.93%) CCDP
6 33 (10.93%) SC Cleared
7 31 (10.26%) JNCIP
8 27 (8.94%) CCSE
9 25 (8.28%) Degree
10 21 (6.95%) CISSP
11 20 (6.62%) IISP
11 20 (6.62%) ISSAP
11 20 (6.62%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (3.97%) DV Cleared
13 11 (3.64%) CCSA
13 11 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
14 9 (2.98%) JNCIS
15 7 (2.32%) CCDA
15 7 (2.32%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.29%) SLA
2 9 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.32%) QA
4 5 (1.66%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (1.32%) FIPS 140-2
6 3 (0.99%) GDPR
6 3 (0.99%) GPG13
7 2 (0.66%) COBIT
7 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.66%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (12.25%) Active Directory
2 33 (10.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (6.29%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.30%) VMware NSX
5 9 (2.98%) FreeRADIUS
5 9 (2.98%) vSphere
6 8 (2.65%) NFS
7 3 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (6.62%) Cisco Prime
1 20 (6.62%) QRadar
2 12 (3.97%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (2.98%) Cisco CME
3 9 (2.98%) Cisco UCCX
4 7 (2.32%) FortiGate
5 5 (1.66%) Puppet
6 4 (1.32%) SCCM
7 3 (0.99%) Nagios
7 3 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.99%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.66%) Ansible
8 2 (0.66%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.66%) Nessus
8 2 (0.66%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.66%) Nmap
8 2 (0.66%) SCOM
8 2 (0.66%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.66%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 302 (100.00%) Cisco
2 140 (46.36%) Juniper
3 136 (45.03%) CheckPoint
4 118 (39.07%) F5
5 101 (33.44%) Palo Alto
6 60 (19.87%) VMware
7 46 (15.23%) Fortinet
7 46 (15.23%) SolarWinds
8 31 (10.26%) HP
9 29 (9.60%) Microsoft
10 28 (9.27%) Aruba
11 24 (7.95%) Forcepoint
12 22 (7.28%) Blue Coat
12 22 (7.28%) Splunk
13 20 (6.62%) IBM
13 20 (6.62%) LogRhythm
13 20 (6.62%) Tufin
14 19 (6.29%) Citrix
15 16 (5.30%) Brocade
15 16 (5.30%) Zscaler