Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > South East
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 291 262 285
Rank change year-on-year -29 +23 -89
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 117 284 308
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.71% 1.09% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 6.63% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 105 259 234
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.85% +20.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £36,388
90th Percentile £71,250 £80,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -1.82% - +12.24%

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 2,803 4,285 5,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.99% 16.42% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,148 3,336 3,990
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £27,192 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,800 £71,625 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%

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 26 May 2020.

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 26 May 2020. 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
Surrey +37 44 £52,500 +10.53%
Thames Valley +30 35 £55,000 -21.43% 1
Berkshire +34 19 £67,500 -
Hampshire +9 19 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Buckinghamshire +34 16 £55,000 -26.67%
West Sussex -10 10 £68,500 +37.00%
Kent +36 4 £30,000 -50.00% 1
East Sussex +18 2 £35,000 -54.84%
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Cisco
2 94 (80.34%) Firewall
3 59 (50.43%) Cisco Certification
4 58 (49.57%) Azure
5 54 (46.15%) BGP
6 52 (44.44%) CCNP
7 50 (42.74%) OSPF
8 44 (37.61%) Meraki
9 43 (36.75%) SolarWinds
10 41 (35.04%) Network Security
11 40 (34.19%) Data Centre
11 40 (34.19%) Palo Alto
12 38 (32.48%) TCP/IP
13 36 (30.77%) LAN
14 35 (29.91%) WAN
15 34 (29.06%) ITIL
16 31 (26.50%) Wireless
17 30 (25.64%) Microsoft
18 29 (24.79%) Finance
19 28 (23.93%) Wi-Fi
20 27 (23.08%) VPN
20 27 (23.08%) Aruba
21 26 (22.22%) Juniper
22 25 (21.37%) Problem Management
23 24 (20.51%) Load Balancing
23 24 (20.51%) Office 365
23 24 (20.51%) CCNA
24 23 (19.66%) IBM
24 23 (19.66%) Cybersecurity
24 23 (19.66%) DataPower

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 6 (5.13%) Skype for Business
2 5 (4.27%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 58 (49.57%) Azure
2 24 (20.51%) Office 365
3 12 (10.26%) Akamai
4 5 (4.27%) AWS
4 5 (4.27%) IaaS
4 5 (4.27%) PaaS
4 5 (4.27%) SaaS
5 3 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 94 (80.34%) Firewall
2 54 (46.15%) BGP
3 50 (42.74%) OSPF
4 41 (35.04%) Network Security
5 38 (32.48%) TCP/IP
6 36 (30.77%) LAN
7 35 (29.91%) WAN
8 31 (26.50%) Wireless
9 28 (23.93%) Wi-Fi
10 27 (23.08%) VPN
11 21 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
12 17 (14.53%) DHCP
12 17 (14.53%) DNS
13 14 (11.97%) VLAN
14 13 (11.11%) SAN
15 12 (10.26%) Cisco ISE
15 12 (10.26%) HSRP
15 12 (10.26%) IPsec
16 11 (9.40%) Cisco Firepower
16 11 (9.40%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 29 (24.79%) Finance
2 14 (11.97%) Retail
3 4 (3.42%) Korean Language
3 4 (3.42%) Military
4 3 (2.56%) Banking
4 3 (2.56%) Law
4 3 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (52.99%) Network Engineer
2 19 (16.24%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (10.26%) Platform Engineer
3 12 (10.26%) Security Engineer
4 11 (9.40%) Architect
5 9 (7.69%) Consultant
5 9 (7.69%) Network Architect
5 9 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Cisco Architect
7 5 (4.27%) Cloud Consultant
7 5 (4.27%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (4.27%) Juniper Architect
8 4 (3.42%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (3.42%) IT Engineer
8 4 (3.42%) Network Specialist
8 4 (3.42%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 4 (3.42%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (2.56%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) CSS
2 3 (2.56%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.85%) .NET
3 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.85%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.85%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (34.19%) Data Centre
2 23 (19.66%) DataPower
3 5 (4.27%) Private Cloud
3 5 (4.27%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.42%) e-Learning
4 4 (3.42%) Wiki
5 3 (2.56%) Handset
6 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.71%) BYOD
6 2 (1.71%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.71%) NHS
6 2 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.85%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.80%) Windows
2 19 (16.24%) Windows Server
3 15 (12.82%) Windows Server 2016
4 9 (7.69%) Linux
5 7 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.71%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.06%) ITIL
2 25 (21.37%) Problem Management
3 24 (20.51%) Load Balancing
4 23 (19.66%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (17.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 16 (13.68%) Presales
7 15 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (12.82%) DevOps
8 12 (10.26%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.55%) Scrum
10 9 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.69%) Migration
10 9 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (6.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (6.84%) Network Optimisation
11 8 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (5.98%) Change Control
13 6 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
13 6 (5.13%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.09%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.98%) Python
3 6 (5.13%) SQL
4 3 (2.56%) VBScript
5 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.85%) C#
5 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (50.43%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (44.44%) CCNP
3 24 (20.51%) CCNA
4 15 (12.82%) JNCIS
5 13 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 12 (10.26%) CCDP
7 8 (6.84%) Degree
7 8 (6.84%) MCSE
7 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (5.13%) SC Cleared
9 5 (4.27%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (4.27%) DV Cleared
9 5 (4.27%) JNCIP
10 4 (3.42%) CCIE
10 4 (3.42%) JNCIA
11 3 (2.56%) CISM
11 3 (2.56%) CISSP
11 3 (2.56%) DBS Check
12 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.71%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) SLA
2 4 (3.42%) GDPR
3 3 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 14 (11.97%) Active Directory
1 14 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.84%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.27%) VMware NSX
4 2 (1.71%) vSphere
5 1 (0.85%) Firmware
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.85%) NLBS
5 1 (0.85%) vCloud
5 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (11.11%) SCOM
2 12 (10.26%) SCCM
3 4 (3.42%) Stealthwatch
4 3 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (2.56%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.85%) Ansible
5 1 (0.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 117 (100.00%) Cisco
2 44 (37.61%) Meraki
3 43 (36.75%) SolarWinds
4 40 (34.19%) Palo Alto
5 30 (25.64%) Microsoft
6 27 (23.08%) Aruba
7 26 (22.22%) Juniper
8 23 (19.66%) IBM
9 22 (18.80%) CheckPoint
10 19 (16.24%) VMware
11 16 (13.68%) F5
12 12 (10.26%) Citrix
12 12 (10.26%) Splunk
13 11 (9.40%) HP
14 10 (8.55%) Brocade
15 8 (6.84%) Dell
16 6 (5.13%) NetApp
17 5 (4.27%) Dell Compellent
18 4 (3.42%) Blue Coat
18 4 (3.42%) Radware