Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 322 289 208
Rank change year-on-year -33 -81 +63
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 207 307 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.77% 1.00% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.83% 5.81% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 158 242 441
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -4.04%

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 4,289 5,288 6,889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.05% 17.19% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3,347 4,152 5,452
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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
Hampshire +24 59 £51,250 -4.21% 12
West Sussex +33 53 £52,500 -27.59% 4
Thames Valley -84 45 £70,000 +33.33% 18
Surrey +17 33 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Berkshire -90 31 £62,500 +19.05% 16
Buckinghamshire +23 12 £62,500 +4.17%
East Sussex +13 11 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Oxfordshire +30 4 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Kent -2 2 £46,000 -6.12%
Middlesex +1 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Home Counties -1 1 - -
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 207 (100.00%) Cisco
2 166 (80.19%) Firewall
3 134 (64.73%) Cisco Certification
4 96 (46.38%) Juniper
5 95 (45.89%) CCNP
6 91 (43.96%) CheckPoint
7 90 (43.48%) WAN
8 84 (40.58%) VPN
9 77 (37.20%) Data Centre
10 76 (36.71%) Wireless
11 74 (35.75%) LAN
12 69 (33.33%) Palo Alto
13 67 (32.37%) SolarWinds
14 66 (31.88%) Cisco Nexus
15 61 (29.47%) Network Security
16 59 (28.50%) OSPF
16 59 (28.50%) BGP
17 58 (28.02%) VoIP
18 53 (25.60%) F5
19 51 (24.64%) DNS
20 50 (24.15%) Network Monitoring
21 49 (23.67%) VMware
22 45 (21.74%) CCNA
23 42 (20.29%) ITIL
24 41 (19.81%) Cisco Firepower
25 40 (19.32%) Wi-Fi
25 40 (19.32%) Security Cleared
26 39 (18.84%) VLAN
27 38 (18.36%) Linux
27 38 (18.36%) TCP/IP

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 4 (1.93%) IIS
1 4 (1.93%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.45%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.97%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.90%) Office 365
4 2 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 166 (80.19%) Firewall
2 90 (43.48%) WAN
3 84 (40.58%) VPN
4 76 (36.71%) Wireless
5 74 (35.75%) LAN
6 66 (31.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 61 (29.47%) Network Security
8 59 (28.50%) BGP
8 59 (28.50%) OSPF
9 58 (28.02%) VoIP
10 51 (24.64%) DNS
11 41 (19.81%) Cisco Firepower
12 40 (19.32%) Wi-Fi
13 39 (18.84%) VLAN
14 38 (18.36%) TCP/IP
15 36 (17.39%) DHCP
16 35 (16.91%) MPLS
17 34 (16.43%) HSRP
18 33 (15.94%) Cisco IOS
18 33 (15.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (6.28%) Finance
2 10 (4.83%) Advertising
3 5 (2.42%) Marketing
4 4 (1.93%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.45%) Banking
5 3 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.45%) Retail
6 2 (0.97%) Electronics
6 2 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 80 (38.65%) Network Engineer
2 28 (13.53%) Architect
3 25 (12.08%) Network Architect
4 20 (9.66%) Security Engineer
5 18 (8.70%) Consultant
5 18 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 15 (7.25%) Security Consultant
7 14 (6.76%) Cisco Engineer
8 9 (4.35%) Analyst
8 9 (4.35%) Network Manager
9 8 (3.86%) Cisco Consultant
9 8 (3.86%) Cisco Security Consultant
9 8 (3.86%) Network Operations Manager
9 8 (3.86%) Operations Manager
10 7 (3.38%) Lead Architect
10 7 (3.38%) Network Security Consultant
10 7 (3.38%) Network Team Leader
10 7 (3.38%) Senior Voice Engineer
10 7 (3.38%) Support Engineer
10 7 (3.38%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.38%) .NET
2 6 (2.90%) .NET Framework
2 6 (2.90%) Entity Framework
2 6 (2.90%) LINQ
3 5 (2.42%) 802.1X
3 5 (2.42%) Middleware
4 2 (0.97%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 77 (37.20%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.25%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.83%) Wiki
4 9 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.86%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.90%) e-Learning
7 5 (2.42%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 4 (1.93%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (1.93%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.93%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.45%) Clustering
9 3 (1.45%) CMDB
9 3 (1.45%) NHS
9 3 (1.45%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.97%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.48%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.48%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 38 (18.36%) Linux
2 30 (14.49%) Windows
3 11 (5.31%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.97%) Solaris
5 2 (0.97%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (24.15%) Network Monitoring
2 42 (20.29%) ITIL
3 29 (14.01%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (13.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (13.04%) Load Balancing
6 26 (12.56%) High Availability
7 22 (10.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (9.66%) SIEM
9 18 (8.70%) ITIL V3
10 17 (8.21%) Network Design
10 17 (8.21%) WAN Optimisation
11 16 (7.73%) Line Management
11 16 (7.73%) Remediation Plan
11 16 (7.73%) Runbook
11 16 (7.73%) Server Management
11 16 (7.73%) Service Management
12 14 (6.76%) Change Control
12 14 (6.76%) Mentoring
12 14 (6.76%) Presales
13 13 (6.28%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.80%) SQL
2 10 (4.83%) Python
3 6 (2.90%) C#
3 6 (2.90%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.93%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 134 (64.73%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (45.89%) CCNP
3 45 (21.74%) CCNA
4 40 (19.32%) Security Cleared
5 35 (16.91%) SC Cleared
6 27 (13.04%) CCIE
7 18 (8.70%) JNCIS
8 16 (7.73%) CCDP
8 16 (7.73%) MCSE
8 16 (7.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (5.80%) Degree
10 10 (4.83%) JNCIE
11 8 (3.86%) DV Cleared
11 8 (3.86%) Network+ Certification
12 7 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (2.90%) CCSA
13 6 (2.90%) CCSE
13 6 (2.90%) JNCIP
14 5 (2.42%) JNCIA
15 4 (1.93%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.04%) GDPR
2 13 (6.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.38%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.42%) SLA
5 4 (1.93%) QA
6 2 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.48%) COBIT
System Software
1 34 (16.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (7.73%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.73%) VMware NSX
3 9 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.86%) vSphere
5 5 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.93%) Snort
6 4 (1.93%) vCloud
7 3 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.45%) XenApp
7 3 (1.45%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.97%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.48%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.48%) UAG
9 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (7.25%) Nagios
2 8 (3.86%) QRadar
3 7 (3.38%) FortiGate
4 4 (1.93%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (1.93%) Proventia
4 4 (1.93%) SCCM
4 4 (1.93%) SCOM
4 4 (1.93%) SCSM
4 4 (1.93%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.97%) Ansible
5 2 (0.97%) Stealthwatch
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 207 (100.00%) Cisco
2 96 (46.38%) Juniper
3 91 (43.96%) CheckPoint
4 69 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 67 (32.37%) SolarWinds
6 53 (25.60%) F5
7 49 (23.67%) VMware
8 24 (11.59%) Citrix
9 22 (10.63%) HP
10 21 (10.14%) Blue Coat
10 21 (10.14%) Fortinet
10 21 (10.14%) NetApp
11 19 (9.18%) Aruba
12 18 (8.70%) Meraki
13 15 (7.25%) Microsoft
14 13 (6.28%) Brocade
15 11 (5.31%) Dell
16 10 (4.83%) IBM
17 9 (4.35%) Arista
18 7 (3.38%) Tufin